Annapurna Round Short Trekking - 14 Days

Group Size 1+ Pax
Trip Grade Moderate
Accommodation Hotel/Lodge
Max. Elevation Throng-la, 5410 M
Meals B-L-D
Transportation Private vehicle/Tourist Bus/Flight
Best Season Feb-May & Sep-Dec
Trip Route Ktm-Besishahar- Manang- Throng La- Muktinath- Jomsom- Pokhara- Kathmandu

Highlights

  • Walking through the Rhododendron forest.
  • Fantastic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Machhapuchhre etc.
  • Typical Magar and Gurung villages & lifestyle.
  • Himalayan wild and domestic animals.
  • Spectacular glacier and mountain views from Throng La
  • Explore the Beautiful city of Pokhara.

Overview

Annapurna Round Short Trekking is the shortest journey to the Annapurna region of Nepal that offers you to capture different empowering beauties of Annapurna Himalayan Massif. The Annapurna Round Short Trekking takes you to the natural and cultural phenomenon of the Annapurna Ranges and lets you experience its eccentrics up close. We’ll observe different beautiful mountains scenes with many villages that have unique cultures and traditions. Our journey through the city of Pokhara gives us a unique experience of adventurous tourism. We can see different places in Pokhara that will force us to capture the moments on Camera. Pokhara is famous for different adventurous activities including paragliding and many more.

Our tour will initiate from the city of Kathmandu. We drive towards Pokhara to start the journey from the quaint lakeside and trudging along trails that are decorated with different colorful canopies of rhododendron flowers, growing ever so ingeniously along the terrains, lush forests which envelope the acreage in a beautiful veritable painting-like essence of colors which are stroked in Reseda and Shamrock. We’ll observe the panoramic views of Mt. Annapurna I, II and III, Annapurna South, the Fish Tail Mountain, Dhaulagiri Himal, Mt. Nilgiri and many others. We pass different small villages and forests in bamboo and deurali. While returning back to Pokhara, we follow the path of Chomrong and Nayapul which has steep roads. We’ll explore different adventurous places in Pokhara and experience the paragliding in Sarangkot. Our Annapurna Round Short Trekking ends back in Kathmandu.

Day by Day Itinerary

30 min from airport to hotel Bed & Breakfast 3 Star hotel or similar

As soon you arrive in Kathmandu, a representative will pick you up and transfer you to a hotel. We’ll discuss the tour later. In the evening, you’ll be served a special type of dinner which introduces Nepali food culture.


7-8 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

Early in the morning, we drive towards Besisahar. The trail goes through the local settlements and different beautiful mountain scenes. After certain rest in Besisahar, we move towards Khudi for night stay.


6-7 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

As morning rises, we trek towards Chamje. We pass through the steep roads and cultural villages on the way. Overnight in Chamje


6-7 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

The next morning, we continue our trek towards Dharapani. Dharapani is a village in Gandaki Zone of northern Nepal which is famous for its unique culture and tradition. Overnight in Dharapani.


5-6 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

We trek towards Chame leaving Dharapani behind through the trail that leads to the village of “Odar” which is a small place. You can see an impressive village with authentic views that forces you to capture the moments in the camera. Overnight in Chame


5-6 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

After a rest in Chame and a proper breakfast, we move ahead towards Pisang. You can see unusual clouds while walking through the local settlements towards Pisang. Overnight in Pisang.


6-7 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

You have to suffer s few steep climbs while moving towards Manang. You can see different red and orange shrubs, and the occasional green tree that is dotted the mountainside in the front. Overnight in Manang.


1-2 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

Today, we’ll have an acclimatization day in Manang. We’ll walk around the entire village and capture the photos of cultural houses in Manang. We’ll walk across the river to a spot called Chongkar above Manang.


3-4 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

We’ll have a short but steep walk towards a dry dusty desolate place hemmed on both sides tightly by steep hills while heading towards Yak Kharka. There are few lodges in Yak Kharka. Overnight in Tak Kharla.


3-4 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

The path towards Thorong Phedi rises slowly through Thorong Khola valley up to the base camp in Thorong Phedi. This is said to be the shortest trek among others on the way to Annapurna treks. Overnight in Thorong Phedi.


7-8 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

After an early breakfast, we continue our trek towards the steep slope. You can see the clear and blue sky with the shining sun. The beautiful mountain views will force you to capture the moments in the camera. After reaching Thorong La, we’ll have some rest and continue our journey towards Muktinath. Muktinath is said to the sacred place for both Hindus and Buddhists. Overnight in Muktinath.


4-5 hrs All meals [Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea/Coffee] Tea-House / Lodge

We’ll have a diverse landscape and culture while moving towards Jomsom. You can see different local lifestyles in the rural areas. We’ll cross the George carved by the Kali Gandaki River that originates in the Tibetan plateau. Overnight in Jomsom.


15 Min Flight , 6-7 hrs Drive Bed & Breakfast 3 Star hotel or similar

Early in the morning, we take a flight towards Pokhara. You can see Ariel views of different beautiful mountains in the way. After reaching Pokhara, we’ll drive towards Kathmandu on the bank of Trishuli River with the mountain views by its side. Overnight in Kathmandu.


30 min from hotel to airport Breakfast

Our tour comes to an end this day. After an early breakfast and hotel checkout, a representative will help you with your final departure


What's Included?

  • Trekking Permit for your related trip
  • Trekkers’ Information Management system (TIMS) card
  • Professional English speaking guide with porter, 2 trekkers for 1 porter (1 porter carries 20-25 kilograms of luggage)
  • Salary, food, accommodation and Insurance for Nepali staff
  • All meals three times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
  • Accommodation in teahouses (lodges) during the trek
  • Bus tickets (Tourist Bus or Public Bus)
  • Rescue Arrangements for emergency cause [If you have any problem during the trek, we provided rescue service but paid by your insurance company or need personal insurance]

What's not Included?

  • All bar bills during the trek [soft, hot & alcoholic drinks]
  • Private vehicle for the long drive
  • Tips for staff (Guide, Driver & Porter)
  • Hotel accommodation Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Travel insurance
  • Hot shower, Battery Charge, Wi-Fi, Heater Charge and your personal expenses,