Annapurna Arround /circuit Trek 19/14 days

MajorAcctraction: The magnificent scenery and its unspoiled bio-diversity, including Fish Tail peak, Annapurna, Nilgiri, Annapurna and Lamjung Himal, Thorong - La 5416m., hot spring, a popular cultural heritage site and  different ethnic groups   are  main attraction of the Trekking. The landscapes around the Manang Valley, and Jomsom Muktinath valley is great to trek. Muktinath temple on the other side of the pass is nice to visit.


Annapurna/Arround/ Circuit Trek

Day 01: On your Arrival, Nepal Fair Step Trek’s represent will welcome to you with Garland/  Khata and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: City Sightseeing in Kathmandu (Kathmandu Durbar square; historical place and visit  living Goddess Kumari, Pashupatinath, and Boudhanath; famous world heritages sites     Hindu temple and Buddha Stupa) :( B)

Day03: Drive to Basishahar (760m) –Syange (1100m), 178+19=197km, 8-9h. (B, L, D)

Day0 4: Trek Syange- Dharapani (1860m). Walking time: 6-7hrs ↑1260m, ↓423m, 17km, (B, L, D)

Day 05: Trek Dharapani- Chame (2670m). Walking time: 5-6 h, ↑982m, ↓247m, 14km. (B, L, D)

Day 06: Trek Chame- Pisang (2670m). Walking time: 5-6hrs ↑753m, ↓208m, 13km, (B, L, D)

Day07: Trek Pisang –Gharu-Nwgal- Manang (3540m). Walking time: 6hrs, ↑847m, ↓531m, 18km,                    (B, L, D)

Day 08: Trek Manang (3540m) - Day hike (B, L, D)

Day 09: Trek Manang- Ledar (4200m).Walking time: 4-5h, ↑650m, ↓80m, 11km. (B, L, D)

Day 10: Trek Ledar –Throng- pPhedi(4460m). Walking time: 4h, ↑499m, ↓90m, 10 km. (B, L, D)

Day 11: Trek Thorung- Phedi- Muktinath (3760m). Walking time: 7- 8h,     ↑939m, ↓1701m, 13km. (B, L, D)

Day 12: Trek Muktinath- Marpha (2720m).Walking time: 6-7h, ↑287m↓1137m, 17km. (B, L, D)

Day 13: Driving by Jeep/bus from Marpha - Tatopani (1190m), 46km, 4h. (B, L, D)

Day 14: Trek Tatopani- Ghorepani (2850m).  Walking time: 5-7 h, ↑17690m, ↓128m15 km.                 (B, L, D)

Day 15 Trek Ghorepani – Hile (3100m).Walking time: 5-6h, ↑434m, ↓1732m, 12km (B, L, D)

Day 16 Trek Hile (1430m) -Birethati (1025m). Walking time: 3h↑117m, ↓588m, 9km (B, L, D)    drive back to Pokhara (B, L)

Day 17 Fly to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel

Day 18:  leisure (If would like to shorter the trek you may depart this day) day in Kathmandu.

Day 19 Departures to international airport

(B=Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)

To be able to submit a cost estimate, we need to know the number of persons in your group, the required hotel category, the favored mode of transportation (by flight, by local or private transport) and any alternations to your itinerary.

The costs include:         

  • Airport pickup and drop (domestic and international)
  • Hotels: (4/2) star standard hotel including breakfast (according to program in Kathmandu& other places)
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu (Durbar square, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath)
  • Camping/ Lodge Trek’s cost according to program
  • Full board during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Government-licensed guide (English speaking or other foreign language speaking on the requeste)
  • Required numbers of porters (1 porter for 2 guests; 12 kg per guest in Tea house trek)
  • Sightseeing entry fees /national park / conservation / restricted area permit fees (monasteries, temples, Stupa entrance fees but not donation.)
  • TIMS (Trekker’s information Management System) permits or peak climbing permit fees (according to your program)
  • Climbing Guide/ Sherpa’s climbing charge
  • Group First Aid Kits (We recommend to bring your personal first aid kit as well.)
  • Trekking equipment; like tents, kitchen -tents and other equipment
  • Trekking bag for each guest.
  • Staff insurance
  • All government taxes and documentation charges

The costs do NOT include:

  • International airfare from and to your country
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  • Nepal visa fee: USD $40 for 30 days
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  • Travel & Health Insurance - Emergency Helicopter Rescue Insurance (Most recommended)
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  • Any meals (lunch &dinner) in Kathmandu - $ 10 to 15 for per meal in tourist restaurant (except welcome and farewell dinner)
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  • Any kinds of drinks (alcohol &non-alcoholic beverage) neither during the trek nor in Kathmandu
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  • Tips for staff (not mandatory but expected)
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  • Hot shower, recharging of batteries (available during the trek with extra cost or free on spot)
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  • The cost which is not mentioned above.
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(If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us.)

When selecting your personal items, keep in mind the number of days you'll be camping, the time of year and the altitude. We advise our clients to bring these items:

 Recommended Equipment list:

  • Hiking boots
  • Snow gaiters
  • Socks
  • Trekking trousers / pants
  • Windproof and waterproof over trousers / rain-pants
  • Underwear
  • Long johns (thermal underwear)
  • Fleece trousers
  • Shorts
  • Thermal base layer shirts (2 short sleeve, 2 long sleeve)
  • T-shirts or similar
  • Fleece jacket or warm jumper/sweater
  • Windproof and waterproof jacket with hood
  • Warm jacket (down)
  • Sunhat
  • Warm cap and thermal balaclava
  • Eyewear - Sunglasses
  • Thermal gloves or mittens
  • Warm and waterproof over gloves or mittens
  • Daypack minimum 40 liters / 2500 cubic inches
  • Head torch/Headlamp with spare bulb and batteries
  • Sun protection (including total bloc for lips, nose etc.)
  •   1 Littre  Water bottles x2
  • Selection of dry bags (to keep trek bag contents dry)
  • 5 season sleeping bag
  • Wash bag and toiletries
  • Antibacterial hand wash
  • Small Towel
  • Small padlock (to lock trek bag)
  • Basic First Aid Kit including;  Broad spectrum antibiotic, antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters (band-aids) and blister treatment, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite).

 

Mountaineering Equipment:

  • Mountaineering double boots
  • Crampons
  • Mountaineering or climbing harness
  • Carabiners (3x screw gate)
  •  ‘Figure of 8’ descender   (rappelling device)
  • Helmet
  • Ice Axe

The following items are optional:

  • Travel clothes
  • Trainers / sneakers or similar for camp use
  • Trekking poles
  • Sleeping bag liner
  • Nailbrush
  • Pee bottle
  • Spare laces
  • Camera, SD card , batteries
  • Altimeter
  • Compass
  • Binoculars
  • Books/magazines
  • GPS unit
  • Diary or notebook plus pencil/pen
  • Penknife (remember to pack all sharp objects in hold baggage)

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