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Annapurna circuit trek 10 days is top most popular trek destination rich in diverse culture and flora and fauna.
Climbing Nepal’s Annapurna Circuit is a standout amongst the most incredibly wonderful, extraordinary encounters you can have on your movements, and we’re almost certain that, similar to us, you’ll be completely charmed by the zone from the absolute first day.
Twisting through a portion of the world’s tallest mountains and various climatic zones (from tropical to solidifying high pinnacles), serious days spent on your feet, and getting a charge out of the wonderful neighborliness of the Nepalese individuals and their interesting mountain towns: the annapurna circuit short trek 10 days you’ll spend on the trail are probably the most moving and testing you’ll ever experience.
Furthermore, you can observe the diverse community settlements such as Brahmin, Chhetri, Tibetian sherpa, Thakali, Magars, Tamang, Gurung. You can see wild animals such as Mountain Thar/ Goat, Leopards, Jackal, birds such as pheasant, long-tail birds among others.
Kaligandaki valley is the world’s deepest gorge, flanked by the giant Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himalaya range. After crossing Thorongla, we skip some beautiful parts of the trek and fly out from Jomsom airport to Pokhara and drive to Kathmandu.
Thorong la recognizing the widest pass located over the rocky moraine. Annapurna circuit elevation profile – Thorong La is the highest pass at 5,416m/17,710 feet above sea level. Due to its difficult pass, the pass, the circuit is usually walked in a counterclockwise direction.
On your journey exploring annapurna mountains, you can see most of the majestic mountains that are located in the Annapurna region. They are Mount Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Mt.Annapurna Ist (8,091m) Mt.Manaslu (8,163 m), Mt.Annapurna II (7,937 m.), Mt.Annapurna III (7,555m), Mt.Annapurna IV (7,525m), Mt.Annapurna south (7,219m), Mt.Nilgiri (7,041m), Mt.Fishtail (6,998m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6,441m), Mt.Lamjung (6,986m),Tukuche peak (6,920m), Tilicho peak (7,134m).
Trekking in annapurna circuit January and February is also possible but it totally depending upon the winter snowfall and changing the weather. The annapurna circuit solo trek is also possible but not recommended traveling clockwise the longer ascent and shorter descent from west to east is too much for many peoples to manage in one day. Annapurna round trek can be done at any time throughout the year.
The 10 days annapurna round trek itinerary is a classic hike compared to most walks in this region. The particular route is designed for globetrotters who wish to thorong la pass hiking with relaxing manner itinerary, take a look at this special itinerary on Annapurna Circuit Trek. However, if you are planning with limited time-wise? below travel itinerary would be the right choice.Day 1 Arrival at Kathmandu valley
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, Tribhuwan International Airport, we will receive you with private vehicle and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu within breakfast plan. Our representative will give you information about quick ac trek programs.
Early morning, guide will come at 7.00 am in the morning to pick you up. We have 7 hours of driving to Besishar, 185 kilometers far from Kathmandu valley. On arrival at Besisahar, you will witness stunning snow caped mountain scenery. Besisahar is a gateway where to start lodge basis annapurna circuit trek.
Local jeep drive starts from Besisahar to Dharapani. It is a local jeep ride on a passenger collection basis. Want to rent a private jeep drive? (cost is USD 150 additional). However, the driving distance between Besisahar to Dharapani is 330 km and takes about 5 hours roughly. The length of time is depending on the road condition and traffic. The day begins with the off-road drive with local jeep following the Marsyandi Rivers steadily uphill. We make a trail verse crossing a wide, flat valley. The trek journey starts up and down to Dharapani at 1,890 meters.
Stone entrance Chorten typical of the Tibetan influenced villages. Bagarchhap is the typical flat-roofed stone houses of local Tibetans design along with the village surrounding with apple Orchards and maize fields.
Trek continuing through forest, but near the river, to Kopar at 8,495 feet. As we reach the Chame, the headquarters of the Manang district, we are rewarded by the fine views of Annapurna II as you approach Chame & two small hot springs by the town. Along with this route we are introduced to a local community said to have migrated from Tibet a long time past, noticeable by their different features. With them, they have bought local Tibetan house designs and maintained their ways.
The day starts through deep forest in a steep and narrow valley, crosses a river on a long bridge. Continuously cross another bridge at 9,971 feet, from where the view of the soaring Paungda Danda rock face really begins to appear. From there the trail joins to climb to Pisang, which sprawls between 3200m & 3300 m. Hike to upper Pisang to stay overnight and experience manangis lifestyles.
The trail leads you through the drier upper part of the Manang district, cut off from the full effect of the monsoon by the Annapurna Range. People of this region herd the yaks & raise crops for part of the year. They also continue to enjoy special trading rights gained way back in 1784.
We have alternate trails north and south of the Marsyandi River. The southern route goes to Humde airport at 3,325 meters which involves less climbing than the northern route via Ghyaru, though there are better views on the trail that follows the northern bank of the river. That trail continues past the picturesque but partially hidden village of Braga at 3,475 meters to nearby Manang at 3540m.
Hike about 1 hour to reach at the main downtown of Manang village. As today, is an acclimatize day, you can rest to save energy but we recommend you to spend doing some fine walks to Gangapurna viewpoint and Gangapurna glacier and return. That helps your body to acclimatize properly. There are many things to do in Manang to visit places such as ice lake… the more information, you can find in Annapurna circuit trek 10 days blog in our home page.
Trek leads through cultivated potatoes land with majestic landscapes around Tanki Manang. Reaching at Gunsang lodges, trail makes an ascent of nearly 500 meters to the Yak Kharka. Yak Kharka is locating at an altitude in 4,000 meters where the many yaks and vegetation steadily more sparse.
After ascending for two hours the trail descends to cross the river at 4,310 meters. Climb up to Thorong Phedi at 4,450 meters passing one of the most dangerous stone slides area. There are good guest houses and offers very good foods, Bakery, as well as Internet and telephones facilities.
Today is challenge day rather than others. We begin our trip very early in the morning. At sunrise, as we need to set out early to complete the crossing of the Thorong la at 5,416 meters. The trail is steep right from the start, but with a slow and steady pace, we should reach the thorong la summit in 4 hours.
Muktinath trek (3,800m/12,426 ft) takes about 4 hours downhill walking from thorong la Annapurna mountain. Prayer flags and hot tea await us as we reach the highest point of our trek route. Our descent to Muktinath is long, but the views of border Himalayas and Dhaulagiri family are simply amazing. Muktinath Temple has a large settlement with several lodges to choose from.
Majestic view with the mustang landscapes makes your journey just amazing. Descending from Muktinath to Jomsom is much easier to ascend. First, we climb to the Lubra Danda and walk down to the Lubra village, one of the picturesque Thakali villages. The journey offers the super view of the Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Tukuche and other surrounding snow-capped peaks just next to you. The wide and flat sandy trail goes along the kali Gandaki riverbanks leads to the district headquarters of Mustang. Jomsom bazaar stays with nice lodges and hotels within 24 hours of hot showers and a good meal will allow for a quick recovery after today’s long and difficult excursion.
All the Jomsom flights are available during the morning time cause after 9 AM windstorm starts. A strong breeze blows during and after and frequent changes in the weather prevent flights from landing and taking off in the afternoon. During the flights in the morning, the skies look very clear which allows you to enjoy splendid views of different mountain peaks.As soon as we land at Pokhara airport, then we take a bus back to Kathmandu. The bus drive takes about seven hours roughly. After a little refreshment, drop you to the international airport for your further flights.
The cheap annapurna circuit trek 10 days hiking is available on USD 998 per person. But of course, the comfort or luxury annapurna circuit trip price will vary according to group size. Taking flights to and from Pokhara saves your time and riding buses reduces the trip expenses.
For the deluxe and luxury trekking tour plan, we add Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu round trip airfare, 3 stars category hotel deluxe air-conditioned room in Kathmandu (BB PLAN) and 2-star hotel standard accommodation in Pokhara (BB plan) with attached bathroom while on trekking on possible places. AND WE ARE OPEN TO CUSTOMIZE YOUR TOUR AND PACKAGES PRICE AS PER YOUR REQUIREMENTS. International tour leaders are highly encouraged to get discount and attractive complimentary.
Standard Annapurna circuit trekking 10 days cost include:
Cheap Annapurna circuit trekking 10 days cost excludes:
We can organize private annapurna circuit trek 10 days starting at any date that works for you. Please contact us for more information.
March 10, 2020 – April 23, 2020
March 20, 2020 – Mar 01, 2020
March 25, 2020 – April 08, 2020
April 05, 2020 – April 17, 2020
April 20, 2020 – May 03, 2020
April 25, 2020 – May 09, 2020
May 05, 2020 – May 19, 2020
May 10, 2020 – May 23, 2020
May 15, 2020 – May 29, 2020
May 25, 2020 – June 09, 2020
June 01, 2020 – June 13, 2020
Sept 01, 2020 – Sept 13, 2020
Sept 10, 2020 – Sept. 23, 2020
Sept 15, 2020 – Sept 27, 2020
Sept 20, 2020 – Oct 03, 2020
Sept 30, 2020 – Oct 12, 2020
Oct 05, 2020 – Oct 18, 2020
Oct 10, 2020 – Oct 23, 2020
Oct 15, 2020 – Oct 27, 2020
Oct 16, 2020 – Oct 29, 2020
Oct 20, 2020 – Nov 02, 2020
Oct 25, 2020 – Nov 09, 2020
Oct 30, 2020 – Nov 12, 2020
Nov 05, 2020 – Nov 19, 2020
Nov 10, 2020 – Nov 23, 2020
Nov 15, 2020 – Nov 27, 2020
Nov 20, 2020 – Dec 02, 2020
Nov 25, 2020 – Dec 08, 2020
Nov 30, 2020 – Dec 12, 2020
Dec 01, 2020 – Dec 13, 2020
Dec 05, 2020 – Dec 17, 2020
Dec 10, 2020 – Dec 23, 2020
Feb 10, 2021 – Feb 23, 2021
Feb 20, 2021 – Mar 04, 2021
Feb 28, 2021 – Mar 14, 2021
Guaranteed – Trip is Guaranteed to run.
Available – Trip is available to run if minimum group size is filled
Limited – Only few space available
Answer: Yes sure !! If you provide us your flight’s details then you should do a request then our representative will come to pick up you on Kathmandu international airport.
Answer: Actually Not ! But it is suitable for keen trekkers/walkers who are able to walk around 4 or 5 hours in a day, with a lightweight day pack. For this trekking, if you have about the little experience would be better.
Answer: We provide you tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu and during the trekking routes. the rooms along the routes are clean with a cozy bed with a nice mattress and blankets. However we recommend you to take your own sleeping bags if you have one with you otherwise, you may rent it while you are in Kathmandu.
Answer: All the guest houses/lodges in Annapurna trekking, they have attached restaurant and they cook a delicious range of mostly vegetarian such as Pasta, tuna bakes, noodles, potatoes, eggs, dhal bhat, bread, soups, fresh vegetables (variety depends on the season)
The dinner and breakfast are provided in the same lodge you spend the night every day and Lunch will be provided on the way to the next place where you are going.
Answer: Guest house trekking along the trek routes, they have a shower which you can get it somewhere paying and somewhere without paying however if you are in camping trekking – we provide you hot water bucket then you will take a bucket shower.
Answer: During the annapurna circuit trek 10 days route there are all places hotel and shops where you can able to buy mineral water and you can buy it for drinking but however we advise against buying mineral water in plastic bottles, as currently there are no provisions for disposing of these. Instead, we provide you with boiled water or bringing chlorine tablets to purify the normal water as the normal water is available in campsite/along the way.
Answer: During the lodge trekking there will be more chances to charge the battery. We recommend you bring an extra pair for in case. Remember to bring your adapters! An extra battery will be recommended.
Answer: In this trekking route you can get telephone services as well as internet services as well.
Answer: No! So, for the trekking routes, you need to have cash Nepali rupees because credit cards work only in the bigger city areas.
Answer: Because our trips book up months in advance, we recommend booking early to avoid any kind of misunderstanding. We will, of course, make every effort to accommodate last minute bookings.
And regarding the deposit, we prefer 20% advance deposit of the total price of the trip in order to confirm your reservation before you arrive in Nepal. And the rest of the payment can be made after your arrival in Nepal.
Answer: We provide porters to transfer your luggage. As we are a responsible trekking tour operator agency, each of our porters carries a maximum of 25 kilos of your backpack which means 2 guests (12.5 kg luggage of each guest): 1 porter basis.
Answer: When walking in the mountains, the distance you cover each day can vary greatly due to a gradient, terrain, and altitude. As such it is very hard to give specific distances on each day, however, you have to be prepared to walk roughly about 5 hours each day.
Answer: Yes of course. If you are not happy to go with the complete Annapurna circuit trek package trip, still you can hire our expert guide to make your holiday tour safer. However, visit a guide and porter hire or email us for your detail travel inquiry.
Answer: Walking pools are recommended but not compulsory.
Answer: You can allocate US$ 08 – 10 for lunch/dinner in Kathmandu and it depends on your spending habits. US$ 7 to 10 US$ each day will be enough to buy bottles of water, chocolates, tea coffee, and some drinks while you are on trek.
As the information stated above is just a guide and standard template that we provide you, however, the trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements. Local politics, landslides, cancellation of local flights, weather, transport or a multitude of other factors that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary during on trip.
It is, however, very incredible that the itinerary would be extensively altered. If alterations are necessary the leader will decide the best alternative option, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.
Opportunities for challenging trekking or hiking and pleasant strolls are scattered all over this planet; you just need to know where to find them. We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition believe in quality services. Your safety and satisfaction is our concern. We are a team of professional, experienced, well trained and licensed local guides who know the destination much better than others. Not only this but also we give benefits to the local communities and helps to conserve natural resources which reduced costs and consumption.
Ammar Raj Guni is a perfect and very reliable agent for arranging your trekking. He has also much experience as a guide, so he always knows where he is talking about. His prices are really competitive. His calculations were transparant, our trek was some days longer then arranged, but at the end we got no unexpected costs. He works with local people from the small villages and he treats them very socially. So during the two days we stayed at his house, we felt ourselves very comfortably. I strongly recommend his agency if you’re visiting Nepal. – Doreleijers Hendrikus, Geldrop, The Netherlands.
Gokyo has done a wonderful job in making our hiking trip a success. Ammar was very helpful and responsive in our planning stage by addressing most of our concerns and followed up closely with our group.
Shreeram was assigned to us as our guide and we were so lucky to have him. We were well taken care of throughout the trek. Shreeram was always checking up on us and making sure we were doing ok. He was attentive to our needs and always willing to accommodate us. He was observant and quick to solve our minor issues along the way, i,e my shoes were almost broken on Day 1 (i din’t even notice) but he noticed it and immediately super glued it during lunch and now my shoes are stronger than before! Most importantly, we felt safe and comforted throughout the trek.
Credits to the entire team including our 2 strong and fast porters Dev & Surendra for bringing us across Thorong La Pass and back down to Kathmandu safely with our bags. I am very happy with Gokyo Treks services. The itinerary was well organized and flexible according to our pace. Guide/porters were super chilled and fun people to hang with! We had so much fun together! This trip was filled with wonderful scenery and epic trails because we had experienced and capable people to guide and advise us along the way. Thank you!, Lee Janey, Quala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Gokyo Treks was really affordable and easy to liaise with. We texted Ammar on a regular basis prior to the trip to clarify details, and he was always very responsive. The guides and porters catered to our needs and the side treks that we wanted to go for, but they were also wary about our safety and were honest with the risks involved. The guides took good care of our meals, and made sure we were well enough when we fell ill from the cold and AMS. They were really awesome! Thank you Bishnu, Sabin and Bir. Highly recommend!, – Grumpy Cheng, Singapore.
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