Annapurna Sanctuary Trek

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  • Duration: 11 Days
  • Difficulty: Moderate High
  • Tour Type: Private Guided Trekking
  • Max altitude: 4130m.
  • Transportation: Land & Air
  • Best Time: Sep. - Dec. & Mar. - May

Experience the Magnificence of Annapurna Sanctuary Trek in Nepal

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the captivating landscapes of Nepal with the Annapurna Sanctuary trek, a trail renowned for its timeless beauty and breathtaking Himalayan vistas. Whether you're a seasoned trekker or a beginner, this classic route offers an unparalleled experience that will leave you awe-inspired.

Starting from the Annapurna foothills, the Annapurna Sanctuary trekking route leads you to the iconic Annapurna Base Camp (ABC), a destination that promises panoramic views that will forever etch themselves in your memory. The trek spans 11 enriching days, making it an ideal choice for those seeking an adventure without an extended commitment. In fact, this trail is often regarded as the condensed version of the ABC trek, showcasing the essence of the journey in a shorter span.

Throughout the trek, you'll traverse charming Gurung villages, verdant rhododendron forests, and traverse numerous rivers, all while being serenaded by the majestic backdrop of the Annapurna and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) mountain ranges. The trek commences from the picturesque village of Kande (1,770m), guiding you through enchanting waypoints like Jhinu Danda (1,780m), Bamboo (2,335m), Deurali (3,200m), culminating in the breathtaking Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m). The journey from Pokhara to the base camp takes five days of trekking, punctuated by awe-inspiring mountain sightings including the iconic peaks of Mt. Machhapuchhre (6,993m), Annapurna I (8,091m), Annapurna II, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Baraha Shikhar, Singu Chuli, Gangapurna, and Tharpu Chuli (Tent Peak).

The Annapurna Sanctuary, a revered conservation area, plays host to this timeless trekking trail, beckoning every adventurer to explore its beauty and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime. The pinnacle of this adventure lies at Annapurna Base Camp, where you'll be treated to a 360-degree panorama of the Himalayan grandeur. Witness the magic of dawn as the sun's first rays transform the mountains from golden to pristine white, and relish in the ethereal beauty of the evening sunset that paints the Himalayas in hues you never thought possible. It's an experience that will leave you feeling as though you're treading the path to heaven on Earth.

For the optimal trekking experience, plan your journey during the months of March, April, and May in spring, or from mid-September to October, November, and the first half of December in autumn. These periods offer the perfect weather conditions for exploring the Annapurna Sanctuary's wonders. The trail is suitable for families with children aged five and above, as well as friends and colleagues, making it an inclusive and cost-effective adventure for all types of hikers.

Let the Annapurna Sanctuary trek in Nepal fulfill your dreams of an incredible trekking holiday. Discover the heart of the Himalayas and create cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

Annapurna sanctuary trekking trip highlights

  • Private guided trek for 11 days inside Annapurna Area Conservation Project (ACAP)
  • Splendid view of Annapurna range, Machhapuchhare (Mt. Fishtail), Hiunchuli, and other high peaks from Annapurna base camp
  • Walk through waterfalls, streams, forest of rhododendron & bamboo etc.
  • Experience local Gurung community culture
  • Enjoy the Himalayan view throughout the trip
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Trip Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport Nepal.

Pick up from the airport, transfer to hotel, be refresh, meet your guide, trip preparation.

Accommodation: Hotel Meals: None Place: Kathmandu Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m) and trek to Pothana or Landruk (1565m, 4-5 hrs)

Fly to Pokhara (820m), drive to trailhead Kande (1770m) and trek to Pothana or Landruk (1565m, 4-5 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Landruk Maximum Altitude: 1565m.

Day 03: Trek Pothana/Landruk to Jhinu (Hot Spring 1780m, 4-5 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Jhinu Danda Maximum Altitude: 1780m.

Day 04: Trek Jhinu (Hot Spring) to Bamboo (2335m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Bamboo Maximum Altitude: 2335m.

Day 05: Trek Bamboo to Deurali (3200m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Deurali Maximum Altitude: 3200m.

Day 06: Trek Deurali to ABC (4130m, 6-7 hrs)

Annapurna Base Camp

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Annapurna base camp Maximum Altitude: 4130m.

Day 07: Trek ABC to Bamboo (2335m, 6-7 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Bamboo Maximum Altitude: 2335m.

Day 08: Trek Dovan to Chhomrong (2170m, 5-6 hrs)

Accommodation: Local Lodge Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Place: Chhomrong Maximum Altitude: 2170m.

Day 09: Trek to Ghandruk Phedi (4-5 hrs), drive to Pokhara

Day 09: Trek Chhomrong (2170m) to Ghandruk Phedi (4-5 hrs) and then drive to Pokhara by jeep

Accommodation: Hotel Meals: Breakfast & Lunch Place: Pokhara Maximum Altitude: 820m.

Day 10: Kathmandu to Pokhara

Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu approximately (7-8 hrs.) by bus or fly to Kathmandu 30 min by flight as you wish to have in your package, transfer to hotel, late noon shopping souvenirs around market and typical Nepali dinner party with culture show.

Accommodation: Hotel Meals: Breakfast & Dinner Place: Kathmandu Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

Day 11: Final Departure

Transfer to airport for International departure

Accommodation: None Meals: Breakfast Place: - Maximum Altitude: 1400m.

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Inclusion in the Package

Included

  • Airport transfers - pick up and drop upon arrival and departure 
  • Full board basis on the way of trekking- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation at tea house lodge.
  • Transportation- to starting point and flight to Pokhara
  • Necessary trekking permit, conservation and TIMS fee.
  • Supporting staffs (trekking guide and porter), as well as their necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • 2- Nights accommodation in Kathmandu and 1-night Pokhara in BB basis before and after the trek.
  • Domestic airfare, airport tax or overland bus fare for (Pokhara – Kathmandu) after the trek as you wish to have in your package.
  • Wildness First aid kit pack for the trekking.

Excluded

  • Hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara extra days stay except mentioned in package.
  • Food (Lunch & Dinner) before and after the trip in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral/hot water/shower, tea-coffee, chocolate hot drinks), tips for the guide, porter & other staffs etc. 
  • Travel insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Additional costs- extra days stay, incase of flight cancellation due to the natural calamities, bad weather forecast and other unforeseen circumstances
  • Personal trekking gear for the trek.

Availability

This trip is a private guided one and can be arranged on your requested date. The group size for this trip is one to above.

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