10d|9n

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

  • Kathmandu Durbar Square
  • Swayambhunath Stupa
  • Bhaktapur Durbar Square
  • Ghandrug Village
  • Ghorepani Village
  • Poonhill View Point

The Annapurna region in central Nepal offers some of the most scenic trails in the world. Owning to its geographical and cultural diversity, trekking here is a real treat.

The Annapurna region in central Nepal offers some of the most scenic trails in the world. Owning to its geographical and cultural diversity, trekking here is a real treat. This area has sub-tropical lowlands, valleys, bamboo, oak and rhododendron forests, alpine meadows, windswept desert plateaus and the towering Annapurna Mountains. The people of this region are an assortment of different ethnic groups though mostly dominated by Gurungs and Magars. This trek in the Annapurna foothills to the top of Poon Hill is one of the most pleasant trekking areas.

Day1

ARRIVAL KATHMANDU

Arrival at Tribhuvan International airport in Kathmandu, Nepal. Meeting and assistance at the airport.
You will be welcomed with Khada (Tibetan silk scarf) or flower garland outside the arrival terminal gate by our representative.
You will be transferred to your hotel.

Overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day2

KATHMANDU

Morning, half-day tour of old Kathmandu city, its Durbar square, myriad of temples including the temple residence of the Living Goddess, Kumari. Proceed on to Swayambhunath Stupa. Swayambhunath is a Buddhist Stupa said to be more than 2000 years old, is perched on a hillock 77 meters above the valley floor and offering a bird’s eye view of the Kathmandu City.
Afternoon, tour of Bhaktapur, the "City of Devotees" and the home of medieval art and architecture, a classic showcase of medieval Nepalese town life.

Overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu

Meals: Breakfast

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day3

KATHMANDU - POKHARA

Morning, drive to Pokhara valley (200 kms / 5-6 hrs), famed for its emerald lakes and awesome snow peaks looming overhead. Transfer to your hotel.
Rest of the day is free.

Overnight at your hotel in Pokhara

Meals: Breakfast

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day4

POKHARA – GHANDRUNG (1980 M) (5 HRS WALK)

After breakfast, drive to Nayapool (1,110m) (42kms/1 hr).

Commence trek to Syauli bazaar (1700m) where you stop for lunch. Climb up what is virtually a staircase to the Gurung village of Ghandrung. The village is beautifully set against the peaks of Annapurna south and Hiunchuli (Mt. 6441).

Overnight at a local lodge in Ghandrung

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day5

GHANDRUNG – TADAPANI (2904 M) (5 HRS WALK)

Today, commence trek from Ghandrung to Tadapani. Climb up through small terraced fields into the dense forest. If the weather is good, especially bird-watcher and those interested in flowers will enjoy this route. In the winter and spring the rhododendron and orchid is in bloom and its scent hangs in the trees. Views of Annapurna and other mountains are also excellent.

Overnight at a local lodge in Tadapani

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day6

TADAPANI – GHOREPANI (2830 M) (5 HRS WALK) (B/L/D)

In the morning, you will have a steep and somewhat exciting climb to Deorali Pass (3,078 m). The views on reaching the top are among the best throughout Nepal. To the west you can see the Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m) and Gurja Himal (7,193 m) and to the east Annapurna II, Manaslu (8,156 m) and Himalchuli (7,893 m). After lunch at enroute village, descend to Ghorepani.

Overnight at a local lodge in Ghorepani

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day7

GHOREPANI – TIRKHEDHUNGA (1577 M) (6 HRS WALK) (B/L/D)

Early morning, we excursion to Poon hill (3,194 m) to see sunrise over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m).
Poon hill offers majestic views as the peaks change their colors from pink to gold to silver.
After breakfast, steady descent to Birethanti and arrive Tirkhedhunga village.

Overnight at a local lodge in Tirkhedhunga

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day8

TIRKHEDHUNGA – NAYAPOOL – POKHARA (5 HRS WALK)

After breakfast, trek down to Hille. Continue on to Birethanti village.
A short walk down from Birethanti is Nayapool.
Drive back to Pokhara (42kms/1 hr). Rest of the day is free.

Overnight at the hotel in Pokhara

Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day9

POKHARA - KATHMANDU

After breakfast, commence your return journey back to Kathmandu.
(Possibility to fly back with supplementary charge).
Transfer to your hotel.
Rest of the day is at leisure.
Overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu

Meals: Breakfast

ANNAPURNA BECKONS

Day10

KATHMANDU – DEPARTURE

Free till departure.
Transfer to the airport to connect the international flight.

Meals: Breakfast

ANNAPURNA BECKONS
Inquiry Now Book Now
Menu
×