Highlights

  • Manang
  • Thoran_la Pass
  • Muktinath
  • Jomsom valley
  • Hot spring
  • Pokhara

About Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna Circuit Trekking familiarizes you with various part of Annapurna region. It is an overall trekking array that leads you to Poon hill, Jomsom, Muktinath, Thorang La Pass and other different places.

Regulus has designed Annapurna Circuit Trekking in such manner that you may get the essence of entire Annapurna Region in just 23 days. It is a kind of tailor made itinerary which will introduce you with countryside Nepal from all possible manners.

While on trek you will get mesmerizing view of snow-capped peaks above, waterfalls, old bridges, winding river underneath and many more. The Annapurna Circuit trek also unfolds cultural perspective of Nepal. The different traditions and culture sighted at Muktinath is awe-inspiring. It (Muktianth) is common holy shrine of Hindu and Buddhist.

Many pilgrims from around the world pave their way to Muktinath especially, Hindu and Buddhist. It is a place where Lord Vishnu is worshipped following Buddisht rituals.

At least nine peaks stretching from 6000 to 8000 m from sea level is covered by Annapurna circuit trekking. You can enjoy these sites in a single trekking.  Annapurna I to IV, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Manaslu, Gangapurna and Tilicho Lake are the names of mountains that you will encounter.

The total length of Annapurna Circuit is 160 to 230 kilometers varying on the use of vehicle and completion of trekking route. You can reach upto the height of 5,416 at Thorang La Pass. Thorang La Pass is located in Manang district.

The beginning point of Annapurna Circuit Trekking is Besisahar and it goes through Thorang La Pass. After driving for six hours from Kathmandu we reach to Besisahar. The green hills, rivers, waterfalls and exciting road way make your trip awesome.  On the lower part of Annapurna people following Hinduism are seen whereas on the upper region Buddhist people are encountered.

There are various other tourist destinations but Muktinath attracts many tourists. It is a sacred place for both the religion- Hindu and Buddhist. Muktoinath is situated at a height of 3,800 m from the sea level. There is a common belief that worshipping here makes you free from the cycle of birth and death.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)
  • Day 2Kathmandu sightseeing
  • Day 3Drive to Besishahar (823m)
  • Day 4Besishahar to Bahundanda (1,430m)
  • Day 5Bahundanda to Chamje (1,560m)
  • Day 6Chamje to Bagarchhap
  • Day 7Bagarchap to Chame (2,725m)
  • Day 8Chame to Pisang (3,100m)
  • Day 9Pisang to Manang (3,500m)
  • Day 10Manang - Acclimatization day
  • Day 11Manang to Ledar
  • Day 12Ledar to Phedi (4,420m) or High camp
  • Day 13Phedi or High Camp to Muktinath (3,800m/12,467ft)
  • Day 14Muktinath to Jomson
  • Day 15Jomson to Kalopani (2,530 m/8,300 ft) via Marpha (2,670m/8,760ft)
  • Day 16Trek to Tatopani (1,200m/3,937ft)
  • Day 17Rest day at Tatopani
  • Day 18Trek to Ghorepani (2,850m/9,350ft)
  • Day 19Hiking to Poon hill, Trek to Tadapani (2,700m/8,860ft)
  • Day 20Trek to Ghandruk (1,940m/6,360 ft)
  • Day 21Ghandruk to Nayapul / Drive to Pokhara (850m/2,789ft)
  • Day 22Drive back to Kathmandu
  • Day 23Back to your destination

Open all day to day itinerary

What to Expect

  • 2 nights of accommodation in Kathmandu 3 star hotel (BB plan).
  • 1 night of standard accommodation in Pokhara.(BB plan).
  • 23 days of adventure , 18 of which includes basic accommodation on Mountain while trekking in a basic lodge/hotel includes 3 meals a day ( B L D ).
  • Hot drinks (Tea / Coffee) 3 times a day on trek.
  • An experienced, licensed, English speaking guide for sightseeing in Kathmandu.& also in Pokhara.
  • A government registered trekking guide (English speaking with license) & a local porter (1 porter with 2 trekkers) with their insurance, salary and meals.
  • Fooding, lodging ,Salaries & insurance of  the staffs.
  • Both way domestic flight (Ktm-Pokhara-Ktm).
  • Private transportation during ground-travel (including airport pick up & drop) .
  • Government taxes, entry fees and TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) permit & 
  • All applicable fees.
  • One cultural show and farewell dinner.
  • Trip Completion Certificate.
  • First Aid Kit.            
  • International flights.
  • Nepal entry visa.
  • Airport departure tax.
  • Entrance fees to monuments.
  • Extra showers, Battery recharge costs, laundry, etc.
  • Personal clothing and gears.
  • Food in Kathmandu ( also if earlier return to Kathmandu from Mountains due to any reason  than the scheduled Itinerary).
  • Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc.
  • Tips to guide and porter.
  • Cancellation fees, if any from your side.
  • Hot shower.
  • Boiled water.
  • Wi -Fi.
  • Costs raised by conditions that are not under our control such as landslides, weather conditions, political unrest, illness, etc.