The popular Annapurna Circuit Trek is also well known as a Round Annapurna Trek. This is a magnificent trek in Annapurna region that follows the Marshyangdi River from the subtropical lowlands to the Manang village and then crosses the Thorung La (5416m) by descending via Muktinath and trail heading beside of kaliGandaki river( Dana village) which is Deepest Gorge in the world.
The circuit of the Annapurna range is rich for the lush Green rice paddies of the Marshyangdi to the arid high altitude Himalayan interior, and its ecological and cultural diversity provides the complete trekking experience. The common pilgrimage site for Hindus and Buddhist, Muktinath Temple is the sacred highlight of the latter half of the trek. As you hike along the way, observing the beautiful mountain scenery and fascinating village life will keep you enthralled, day after day.
Trip Name: Annapurna Circuit
Trip duration: 17 Days
Grade: Moderate / Strenuous
Activity: Sightseeing and trekking
Starts / Ends : Kathmandu
Accommodation: Hotel and Lodge (tea house)
Transportation: Flight or tourist bus
Maximum altitude: 5416m
Best Season: Sept. to December / March to May
Per day walking: 5 to 7 hrs
Day 01 - Arrival in Kathmandu/Transfer to hotel & overnight in Hotel.
Day 02 - Half day Sightseeing Tour at Kathmandu/trek Briefing /welcome Nepali Dinner.
Day 03 - Drive Kathmandu to Besi Sahar [820m] -- 6 hrs. drive by jeep to Sange --- 2 and half hour & overnight at lodge
Day 04 - Syangee (1136m) to Tal (1707m) --6 hrsv .& overnight at lodge
Day 05 - Tal (1707m) to Danaque (2210m) --6 hrsv .& overnight at lodge
Day 06 - Danaque (2210m) to Chame (2630m) -6hrs. & overnight at lodge
Day 07 - Chame to Pisang [3190m] --6 hrs .& overnight at lodge
Day 08 - Pisang to Manang [3520m] 5 hrs.& overnight at lodge
Day 09 - Acclimatization day at Manang village. & Overnight at lodge
Day 10 - Trek to Yak Kharka (4,000m) - 5 hrs.& Overnight at lodge
Day 11 - Trek to Thorung Phedi (4,450m) - 5 hrs.& Overnight at lodge
Day 12 - Trek to Muktinath (3,800m) via Thorung La pass (5,416m) - 8 hrs.& Overnight at a lodge.
Day 13 - Trek to Jomsom (2,720m) - 5 hrs.& Overnight at lodge
Day 14 - Fly or Drive to Pokhara
Day 15 - Drive back to Kathmandu (1,345m) and Overnight at a hotel.
Day 16 - Leisure time in Kathmandu (Shopping, Rest day) & O/N at hotel.
Day 17 - Trip Ends/ Transfer to Airport for departure.
Above itinerary can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements. Please let us know whether you would like to make a shorter or longer. We will follow accordingly.