Day 1 : Kathmandu Arrival
As you will arrive at Kathmandu Airport, one representative will receive you and he/she will drop you at the hotel so that you can relax and take rest. We’ll provide a preliminary briefing about the trek in the evening with special dinner. If you arrive early, you can get the opportunity to explore the beautiful tourism places of Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2 : Kathmandu Sightseeing
The next day, you need to be well-prepared for the trek. You should know all the essential factors and places while going to the trek. We will have a brief discussion about the trek in the evening. Before that, we’ll also manage for you to visit some religious and historical places in Kathmandu Valley. We will begin our sightseeing tour within Kathmandu, observing the UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as; Hanuman Dhoka Square, Pashupatinath Temple, and Swoyambhunath and so on. Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath which are the most famous place in Kathmandu. Pashupatinath Temple is the most sacred site for Hindus that is situated on the bank of Bagmati River and is known as the principal temple of Lord Shiva. Soyambhunath Temple is also known as the Monkey Temple that owns a large number of monkey populations in the area. Overnight in the same hotel.
Day 3 : Drive to Besisahar; Following Trisuli and Marsyangdi River Valleys
Annapurna Circuit Trek officially begins with an exciting drive towards Besisahar from Kathmandu through the scenic drive journey alongside the Trisuli and Marsyandi River and many Hindu Settlements. During your journey, you will also get chances to view the stunning main Annapurna range. We’ll travel through lush forests and small Villages. Overnight at Besisahar.
Day 4 : Besisahar to Nagdi (1011m)
We will begin our trek from the Besisahar towards Nagdi, which is situated at the elevation of 1011m. Around 6 hours trek provide you to witness narrow tracks, suspension bridges, and a deep Gorge river. We’ll stay overnight at Nagdi.
Day 5 : Nadi to Jagat (1314 m)
Next morning, after having breakfast, our destination will be Jagat, which is situated at the altitude of 1,314m. We’ll trek around 7 hours to reach Jagat. During your trek, you will get an opportunity to view wonderful Mt. Lamjung Tower which has a 22,291ft. High. And some other 26 famous peak including Manaslu (26,760ft.) as well as some other suspension bridge and beautiful waterfalls land. We’ll stay overnight at Jagat.
Day 6 : Jagat to Dharapani (1943 m.)
Around 7 hours gentle walk will lead us to the beautiful Dharapani Village, The marvelous journey starts throughout the rough scenic road to Manang area at Dharapani village. And further trek will go through interesting villages and towns of Temang and Time, where you will explore the interesting monastery of Braga in the backdrop of the high snow cropped mountain. We’ll stay overnight at Dharapani.
Day 7 : Dharapani to Chame (2713m)
Today, we’ll have an impressive trek around 6 hours to reach Chame. Chame is a major town and headquarters of Manang District. It is located at the west in Manaslu, at the altitude of 2713m. You will see the fabulous backdrop of Annapurna II which appear quite frequently throughout your hike along with cool rhododendron and pin forest passing Bagachap and Danque village. We’ll stay overnight at Chame.
Day 8 : Chame to Pisang (3185 m.)
The next day, after having breakfast, we’ll trek towards Pisang which is situated at the altitude of 3,185m. Almost 7 hours trek will go through the cool temperature because we’ll trek through the snow mountain with beautiful rhododendron and pine forest, following Marshyangdi River upstream to Bhratang Village. Before reaching Pisang, you will get chances to view attractive Chulu Peak. We’ll stay overnight at Pisang.
Day 9 : Pisang to Manang (3351m.)
At around 7 hours scenic walk towards Manang offers you a panorama of mountains such as; Annapurna II and III, Gangapurna Chulu and Pisang Peaks. Then after, you will reach Manang Village where you will explore old Braga Monastery with Buddhist relics, wonderful ancient wall painting, and frescos along with so many Tibetan style houses with its culture and traditions. We’ll stay overnight at Manang.
Day 10 : Rest in Manang for acclimatization
Today, you will explore the beautiful Manang Village which offers impressive beneath towering Annapurna and Gangapurna Peaks and you will make short hike upwards, in order to views beautiful Gangapurna Glacier and Manang Glacial Lake. The dramatic setting of Manang is so beautiful which makes accommodation more pleasing. This pleasing rest will include hot shower which will also make you fresh too. We will stay overnight at Manang.
Day 11 : Trek to Yak Kharka( 4,110m)
After a pleasant rest day at Manang, you will trek toward Yak Kharka. An interesting altitude trek with the wonderful views of mountains; Annapurna III, Gangapurna, and Chulu Peaks through crossing small streams you will reach Yak Kharka. We will stay overnight at Yak Kharka.
Day 12 : Thorong Phedi (4335m.)
Today, our destination will be Thorong Phedi which is situated at the elevation of 4335m. It is one of the high camps, where we should trek through pastures of grazing yak, small chortens, and streams before arriving Thorong Phedi. You need to climb around 3 hours to reach High Camp (4800m.) Which offers you impressive view of Himalayan ranges. Overnight at 4335m.
Day 13 : Thorong Phedi to Muktinath (3798m.)
Today, we will depart Thorong Phedi and head towards Muktinath, a sacred place for both Hindu and Buddhists which is located in Muktinath Valley at an altitude of 3,710 meters at the foot of the Thorong La Mountain Pass in Mustang, Nepal. It is one of the tougher uphills for the trekkers to trek, so trekkers should keep a slow steady pace and enjoy the stunning views of high Himalayan Annapurna range, Muktinath and Mustang Himal to the west. Overnight at 3798m.
Day 14 : Jomsom with beautiful snow mountains and no tree land
In this day, you will trek around 1,2000m downhill to Kali Gandaki River Valley, your pleasant trek will lead you to Kaligandaki River Valley from where you will reach one of the most charming village called Marpha. There you will get chances to see traditional villages with white painted houses, paved streets and well-kept lodges along with beautiful snow Mountain. Then finally you will reach Jomsom, headquarter town of Mustang. We’ll stay overnight at Jomsom.
Day 15 : Jomsom to Tukuche (2591 m.) 5/6 hrs.
Next morning, after having breakfast, we’ll walk around 6 hours toward Tukuche which is situated at the altitude of 2591m.During your journey, you will see Thakali, Gurungs and Magars tribes and there you will also find one famous Marfa hotel where you will have a lunch, we’ll stay overnight at Tukuche.
Day 16 : Tukuche to Ghasa (1970 m.)
This day you will find a dramatic change in the surrounding with green vegetation and a wonderful view of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna region throughout your treks towards Ghasa. We’ll stay overnight in the hotel of Ghasa
Day 17 : Ghasa to Tatopani (1189 m.)
Early in the morning, after breakfast, we’ll head towards Tatopani. It takes around 5/6 hours walk to reach the destination. You will hike gradual descend to Tatopani through Valleys, fields and the beautiful Rupse Chhahara(waterfalls). And then you will have lunch in the Dana Village which is very famous for its deepest gorge in the world. We’ll stay overnight at Tatopani.
Day 18 : Tatopani to Ghorepani (2793 m.)
In this day, you will have to trek challenging slope up to Ghorepani which is the situation at the altitude of 2,793m.it takes around 6 to 7 hours to reach Ghorepani. You will have traditional lunch in the Sikha Village which is very famous over there. After reaching the loftiness of Ghorepani you will get an opportunity to view the breathtaking profile of Mt. Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. You will stay overnight at the Ghorepani best hotel
Day 19 : Rest day at Ghorepani
Ghorepani is a famous and popular place for the Poon Hill, the highest peak in the west throughout the world, which offers you a wonderful view of world’s three highest peaks and other mountain ranges along with outstanding sunrise and sunset. It is also a fantastic village from where you will get an opportunity to view 30 snow-capped peaks including Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.
Day 20 : Ghorepani/Tadapani to Ghandrung (1951 m.)
In the next day, your destination will be to Ghandrung which is situated at the altitude of 1951m. It takes around 6 hours to reach over there. Ghandrung is a large village, where you will see only Gurung settlement along with a close view of picturesque Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, and Himchuli.
Day 21 : Ghandrung to Birethanti and back to Pokhara.
It is the final day of your trek, you will trek downwards to Modi River around 5/6 hours. Then you will reach to Birethanti. Then we’ll be back to Pokhara with the beautiful memories of earlier days.
Day 22 : Drive or fly back to Kathmandu
After the awe-inspiring time on the extraordinary mountains and stunning peaks of Annapurna Himal, you will end your trek and return back to Kathmandu.
Day 23 : Final Departure
Our tour comes to an end this day. A representative will help you to reach you towards your final destination.