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15 Days Culture tour itinerary for nepal: Trek The Famous Annapurna Circuit

Annapurna, Bagarchhap, Jomsom, Kathmandu, Manang, Muktinath, Pisang, Pokhara

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Trek the famous Annapurna Circuit

Annapurna circuit

Annapurna-Nepal

Embark on an adventurous Annapurna circuit trek, which crosses two different river valleys and encircles the Annapurna massif, offering various diversities of sceneries in the Annapurna ranges, Manasalu, Dhaulagiri, and the Kaligandaki gorge.

DAY 01

ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU AIRPORT (1345 METERS)

  • Upon arrival, meet tour representative at the airport and transfer to your hotel by private tourist vehicle.

  • Overnight stay in hotel.                          

DAY 02

Sightseeing in Kathmandu

  • After breakfast, leave for sightseeing around the city at 09:00 am.

  • Places to be visited include either Pashupatinath Temple and  Boudhanath or alternatively, Monkey temple and Kathmandu Durbar Square. 

  • The afternoon includes a final briefing and preparations for the trek.

DAY 03

KATHMANDU TO BESISAHAR-Chamche - (1160M) 7 HRS DRIVE

  • After breakfast, drive for 7 hours to Besisahar, observing the natural beauty and lifestyle of its people, along Prithvi highway. 

  • Take local jeep to Chamche

DAY 04

TREK TO-bagarchhap (2200M) 6 HRS TREK

  • Start trek to Bagarchhap via right side trail or left side road   along Marsyangdi river  

  • After lunch, head towards bagarchhap.

DAY 05

TREK TO - chame 5 HRS TREK



      • Today, climb a long mile track observing beautiful scenery. 

      • After reaching Pisang, visit the monastery and view the massive mountains.

DAY 06

TREK TO Pisang - (1960M) 7 HRS TREK

  • Continue trekking off-road, along the banks of Marshyandi river, viewing beautiful waterfalls. 

  • Reach a beautiful valley called Taal, and have lunch there. 

  • Enter the Manang district, walking through barley, rice, and potato fields as well as pine forests,.

  • Arrive at Dharapani, one of the big villages of Manang.

DAY 07

TREK TO MANANG - (3540M) 6 HRS TREK

  • Walk through the valley floor via Hungde, observing the field of Yaks and a wide variety of crops, amidst spectacular views of Annapurna II, III IV, and Gangapurna. 

  • Then, proceed towards Jharsang river and walk through pine forest to reach Khausar village, a gurung village. 

  • See small monastery, Chortens, Mani walls, and prayer flags.

DAY 08

ACCLIMATIZATION DAY

  • Stay one more day in Manang; observing beautiful greenery, mountains, chortens, and monasteries. 

  • Trekkers can also explore the unique culture and lifestyle of local people.

  • Optional hike to Gangapurna Lake or Melaripa cave

DAY 09

TREK TO LEDAR - (4250M) 5 HRS TREK

  • To reach Ledar, trek through Thorung La Pass and make a steep climb through Tenki Manang, leaving Myarshyandi Valley behind. 

  • Walk along the Jarsang river, reach Yak Kharkha, and then on to Ledar.

DAY 10

TREK TO THRONG HIGH CAMP

  • After breakfast, commence to throng high camp, by crossing over the bridge to the left bank of Maryangdi River. 

  • Then, climb for 2 hrs and prepare for a throng pass, the next day.

DAY 11

TREK TO MUKTINATH - (3800M) 8 HRS TREK

  • The ultimate destination of the journey and altitude, Thorong pass is located at 5416m. 

  • Ascend and descend hills to reach Muktinath. 

  • On the way, see the beautiful scenery of Gangapurna, Annapurna, Thorang peak, and Khatung Kang peak. 

  • Then, reach Muktinath temple, a famous holy place for Hindu, Buddhist, and many Tibetan people.

DAY 12

TREK TO JOMSOM (VIA KAGBENI) - (2600M) 5 HRS TREK

  • Move through the trail of Kagbeni or Lupra to reach Jomsom. 

  • Trek along Kali Gandaki river.

  • Jomsom is a strong windy and moderately cold valley, but resembles the beautiful wet hills and offers views of the Tilicho mountain.

DAY 13

FLY BACK TO POKHARA

  • After breakfast, go to airport for your flight to Pokhara. (Flight timing will depend on the weather).

  • Or take a local bus/ private van to reach Pokhara by road, from Jomsom.

DAY 14

DRIVE BACK TO KATHMANDU (FLIGHTS ALSO AVAILABLE)

  • After breakfast, drive to Kathmandu or take a flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

DAY 15

DEPARTURE

  • Drop off at the airport to catch your flight back home or onward destinations.

  • 1335 USD Per Adult (* 11+ pax)
  • 1560 USD Per Adult (* 6-10 pax)
  • 1740 USD Per Adult (* 4-6 pax)
  • 1920 USD Per Adult (* 2-3 pax)
  • 2050 USD Per Adult (* 1pax)
  • All land transfer as per itinerary.

  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu.

  • Local transportation.

  • 4 nights' accommodation in Kathmandu at Hotel Horizon.

  • Accommodation and 3 meals while on the trek.

  • Fully escorted trek with English speaking Guide and a Porter for two people.

  • National Park fees.

  • TIMS Card.

  • Sleeping bag (If you don't have one).

  • Wages, equipment, insurance, and other facilities to staff.

  • Welcome and farewell dinner in Kathmandu.

  • Items of personal nature i.e. Soft/hard drinks, tips etc.

  • Travel insurance (this is a mandatory condition for booking).

  • Medical evacuation in case of emergency.

  • Personal spending money.

  • Down jacket.

  • Tips.

  • Footwear: Good quality/tough walking shoes, thick socks, light socks, camp shoes.

  • Clothing: Down or fiber filled waterproof jacket and trousers, sweater or fleece jacket, underwear, warm and cotton trousers or jeans, shirts and T-shirts, shorts, long underwear, wool hat, sun hat, gloves, bathing suit, track suit.

  • Other equipment: Sleeping bag (4 seasons), trekking hold all or stash sack with lock, day-pack, water bottle, sun cream, sunglasses, flashlight with spare bulbs and batteries, lip salve.

  • Other items: Insect repellent, toilet articles, diary, toilet roll, laundry soap, wet ones, pocket knife, tie cord, towel, sewing kit, plasters, binoculars, camera, film, cards, and personal medical kit.

Annapurna, Bagarchhap, Jomsom, Kathmandu, Manang, Muktinath, Pisang, Pokhara

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