Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu [1,338m] Transfer to the Hotel.
Day 02: Sightseeing tour of Swayambhunath, Kathmandu durbar Square, Pashupatinath and Boudhanath. “B”. (06-07 Hours).
Day 03: Drive to Beshishar [820m]. Trek to Khudi [790m]. "B,L,D". (Drive 05-07 Hours). Trek (02-03 Hrs).
Day 04: Trek to Bahundanda [1,310 m]. "B,L,D". Trek (04-05 Hrs).
Day 05: Trek to Chamje [1,430m]. "B,L,D". Trek (04-05 Hrs).
Day 06: Trek to Bagarchap [2,160m]. "B,L,D". Trek (05-06 Hrs).
Day 07: Trek to Chame [2,715m]. "B,L,D". Trek (05-06 Hrs).
Day 08: Trek to Pisang [3,230 m]. "B,L,D". Trek (04-05 Hrs).
Day 09: Trek to Manang [3,540m]. "B,L,D". Trek (03-04 Hrs).
Day 10: Rest day at Manang [3,540m]. "B,L,D".
Day 11: Trek to Letdar [4,200 m]. "B,L,D". Trek (03-04 Hrs).
Day 12: Trek to Throng Phedi [4,535 m]. "B,L,D". Trek (04-05 Hrs).
Day 13: Trek to Muktinath [3,802 m] Via Throg-La pass [5,416 m]. "B,L,D". Trek (08-09 Hrs).
Day 14: Trek to Jomsom. [2,730 m]. “B,L,D”. Trek (05-0 Hrs).
Day 15: Fly to Pokhara. [930 m]. “B”.
Day 16: Fly to Kathmandu [1,338m]. "B". (Car/Flight/Car).
Day 17: Free day in Kathmandu. [1,3380m]. "B".
Day 18: Trip ends! Fly back home, taking with you the memory of a life time. "B"
Classic Annapurna Circuit trekking is Strenuous Treks (Treks in other areas of demanding nature, require all participants to be fit and in excellent health, often in remote alpine areas and sometimes reaching altitudes up to 5,500 meters and high pass crossing over) and provides beautiful Himalayan scenery and a fascinating life of local people and culture. Classic Annapurna Circuit Trek Starts from Besisahar through the Marshyangdi Valley, lush green foothills and terraced rice fields, alpine forests to a dry desert region and the Tibetan Buddhist beautiful village of Manang. The mountain views are fantastic, Lamjung, Himalchuli, Manaslu and the Annapurna’s tower spectacularly over the valley. Crossing the famous Thorung La pass (5,416m) is the highlight of this trek to enter the Kali Gandaki Valley and the long descent to the Hindu temple at Muktinath. We continue down to Jomsom from where we take a spectacular flight to Pokhara city "known as city of Natural beauty".
Classic Annapurna Circuit Trekking begins from Kathmandu upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport. The Historical Capital city of Nepal, also known as the city of Hindus Temples, Buddhist Stupas and Monasteries. We start our trip to Annapurna Circuit after having good overnight rest in Kathmandu. Next morning we start our trip with Cultural sightseeing tour around Kathmandu valley Swayambhunath (Known as monkey Temple/one of the oldest stupa), Colourful Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath (one of the most sacred Hindu shrine in the world. and Boudhanath (one of the biggest stupa).
Having good time around Kathmandu we start our trip to Classic Annapurna Circuit We drive along the Kathmandu-Pokhara Highway to Dumre and then follow the rough road by the Marsyangdi River to Besi Sahar (where we check our Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) and Trekkers' Information Management Systems (TIMS) permit) from where we start our Trekking to Puwa Khola, Khudi (First Gurung village), Bhulbule, (Mostly we follow the Marsyangdi River Valley and walk to the highest elevation ( 5,416 meters Thorong-la pass) Ngadi, Lampata, Bahundanda, Kanigaon, Syange, Jagat, Ghatta Khola, Chamje, Sattale, Tal Besi, Tal, Khorte, Karte, Dharapani, Bagarchap [2,160m], Danaque, Temang Besi, Lattemarang, Thanchok, Kotho and finally we arrive in Chame [2,630m] (the headquarters for the Manang District) In these areas we pass through waterfalls, Rivers, suspension bridge, Wooden bridge, rock, and beautiful forest of blue pine, spruce, hemlock, maple and oak and magnificent Himalayan view of Manaslu, Lamjung, Himalchuli, Thorong peak, Tilicho peak, Gangapurna etc.
We continue trekking to Teleku, Bhratang (which used to be a Khampa settlement), Dhukure Pokhari, Pisang Village [3,230m], Sabche (with Annapurna III and IV just above), Hongde (Manang’s airstrip), Mungji, Bryaga and Mananag [3,540m] where we will have an extra night for best acclimatization, and we visit Himalayan Rescue Association [HRA] aid post, walk to visit the Bhojo Gompa. These days you will find incredible change in landscape and culture. The trader valley of Manang is the homeland of Manangis of Tibetan origin that migrated 500 years back and Himalayan range to the high and dry Tibetan Plateau, the scenery is equally breathtaking. Many chorten and mani walls.
After having good rest and acclimatization, we continue our Classic Annapurna Circuit Trekking to Throng-La (5,416 m) Pass with magnificent views of Annapurna Himallaya via Tengi, Gunsang, Yak Kharka, Churi lattar, Letdar [4,250m], Jarsang Khola, Thorung Phedi. After crossing Throng-La Pass 5,416 meters. We go down to Muktinath [3,802m] (place of liberation). Then we follow Gandaki valley to Jomsom from where we take a himalayan flight to Pokhara. We spend a night. In Pokhara you enjoy your time like boating in Phewa Lake, walking around the market (Shopping) or go to the bar (Restaurants) just before you fly back to Kathmandu.
After the memorable time in the Himalayas (Classic Annapurna Circuit Trekking), you enjoy your last Night in Kathmandu. You will be transferred to the airport according to your flight time. You will fly back home with lots of good memories that last lifetime. "Namaste"!