Country:Nepal Duration:13 Days
Trip Level:Easy Altitude:4560M
Activities:Trekking/Hiking Accommodation:Lodge/Home stay
Group Size:01-15 People Transport:Car/Jeep/Bus/Flight
Starts at:Kathmandu Ends at:Kathmandu
Trip Route:Kathmandu-Pokhara-Baskharka- Khopra -Ghandruk-Pokhara-Kathmandu
Best Seasons:Spring (Mar-May),Autumn (Sep-Dec)

Annapurna region, one of the ideal destinations for trekking, lies to an altitude of 5416m on the Thorang La pass. Annapurna community trek is one of the best scenic adventurous region and rich in variety of remarkable natural beauty. Only this trek may offers such variety of eye catching scenery along with peace and isolated villages with mighty Himalayan culture. Stunning views of the magnificent Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range in the way to make trekkers even more exciting.
Unique mixture and the combination of the typical culture and natural scene Annapurna community trek has been one of thefamous trekking destination. As the trail goes on from Nayapul, starting point of the trekking, we reach up to the Tadapani- traditional ethnic settlement from where we move towards Khopra Danda and Poon Hill in order to experience the incredible views of the Dhaulagiri range. Similarly exploration of deepest gorge in the world – Kali Gandaki surrounded be amazing peaks like Nilgiri, Annapurna I and Annapurna. In order to make your lifetime trekking experience Annapurna community trek should never be missed.

Highlights

  • Eye catching natural scenery and hills.
  • Stunning views of the panoramic peaks like Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.
  • Explore the deepest gorge in the world.
  •  Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  •  3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast
  •  Teahouse accommodation during the trek
  •  All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
  •  Farewell dinners.
  •  All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
  •  An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trekking Guide
  •  Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter, porter can carry 18kg)
  •  staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation
  •  All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (ACAP, TIMS)
  • First aid kit (for your staff)
  •  All government and local taxes

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu Nepal
Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara (850m), 7-8 hours
Day 03: Drive to Galeshwor and Hike to Banskharka (1526m), 4 hrs drive & 3 hrs Trek
Day 04: Banskharka to Naghi (3220m), 5-6 hours
Day 05: Naghi to Mohare Danda (3320m), 6-7 hours
Day 06: Mohare to Swata (2270m), 5-6 hours
Day 07: Swata to Dhankharka (3020m), 4-5 hours
Day 08: Dandakharka to Khopra Danda (3600m), 4-5 hours
Day 09: Excursion day to Khayer Lake (4560m), 9 hours
Day 10: Khopra Danda to Dobatte (3200m), 4-5 hours
Day 11: Dobatte to Ghandruk to Pokhara, 5 hours Trek & Drive to pokhara
Day 12: Pokhara to kathmandu, 7-8 hours drive
Day 13: Departure Transfer

Annapurna region, one of the ideal destinations for trekking, lies to an altitude of 5416m on the Thorang La pass. Annapurna community trek is one of the best scenic adventurous region and rich in variety of remarkable natural beauty. Only this trek may offers such variety of eye catching scenery along with peace and isolated villages with mighty Himalayan culture. Stunning views of the magnificent Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range in the way to make trekkers even more exciting. Unique mixture and the combination of the typical culture and natural scene Annapurna community trek has been one of thefamous trekking destination. As the trail goes on from Nayapul, starting point of the trekking, we reach up to the Tadapani- traditional ethnic settlement from where we move towards Khopra Danda and Poon Hill in order to experience the incredible views of the Dhaulagiri range. Similarly exploration of deepest gorge in the world – Kali Gandaki surrounded be amazing peaks like Nilgiri, Annapurna I and Annapurna. In order to make your lifetime trekking experience Annapurna community trek should never be missed.

Details itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu Nepal
Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara (850m), 7-8 hours
Day 03: Drive to Galeshwor and Hike to Banskharka (1526m), 4 hrs drive & 3 hrs Trek
Day 04: Banskharka to Naghi (3220m), 5-6 hours
Day 05: Naghi to Mohare Danda (3320m), 6-7 hours
Day 06: Mohare to Swata (2270m), 5-6 hours
Day 07: Swata to Dhankharka (3020m), 4-5 hours
Day 08:  Dandakharka to Khopra Danda (3600m), 4-5 hours
Day 09: Excursion day to Khayer Lake (4560m), 9 hours
Day 10: Khopra Danda to Dobatte (3200m), 4-5 hours
Day 11: Dobatte to Ghandruk to Pokhara, 5 hours Trek & Drive to pokhara
Day 12:  Pokhara to kathmandu, 7-8 hours drive
Day 13:  Departure Transfer

Additional Information

Accommodations
We will be staying at Hotel Moonlight in Kathmandu or similar, Hotel Dandelion or similar in Pokhara and teahouses/ Community lodge/ home stay during the trek. All accommodations are on twin-shared basis. Single supplement will be served on request and will cost an additional USD 180. We will have rooms with attached washrooms in most parts of the trek but this is not possible in a few remote locations. Also understand that single rooms are not easily available in higher elevations like they are in Kathmandu and the lower elevation regions.
Meals
All meals will be provided during trekking while only breakfast will be available in Kathmandu and Pokhara. There will also be welcome and farewell dinners for guests. The most common cuisines in most menus will be Nepalese, Tibetan, Indian and the more common continental.
Physical Condition & Experience Requirements
Annapurna Community Trek is a Easy & Remote trek suitable for trekkers who can walk at least 5-6 hours a day with a light backpack. No technical skill is required. Anyone who is physically fit with good health can participate in this trek. However, it is always best to start jogging and exercising regularly at least a month before the actual trek. Also, trekkers who have had experiences with high altitude trekking will find this trek relatively easier than others.
Best Time to Travel/Trek
Autumn (Sept. to Nov.) and spring (March to May) are the best seasons for this trek. The weather is sunny and warm with outstanding views. If you wish to avoid crowds and enjoy some alone time with nature, then taking this trip during winter (Dec., Jan., and Feb.) could also be an option.

The given cost are per person and exclude international flights. Given below are the departure dates available for online booking. If the given date is not favorable then please contact us and we will happily customize your trip on dates more appropriate for you.

 

Start Date End Date Price Status Action
2017-09-01 2017-09-13 $999 open Book Now
  •  Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  •  3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast
  •  Teahouse accommodation during the trek
  •  All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
  •  Farewell dinners.
  •  All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
  •  An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trekking Guide
  •  Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter, porter can carry 18kg)
  •  staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation
  •  All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (ACAP, TIMS)
  • First aid kit (for your staff)
  •  All government and local taxes

  •  Drinks / Beverages bills for you.
  •  Lunch, Dinner whilst in Pokhara & Kathmandu.
  •  Tipping (Tips) for Guide, porter & Driver.
  •  Personal Expenses.
  •  Entrance fees for temple and monastery.
  •  Donations in Temples, schools, Monasteries, etc
  •  Personal trekking gears.
  •  First aid kit (for you)
  •  Emergency Rescue evacuation
  •  Insurance of any kind
  •  Single room supplement on request.
  •  Which are not mentioned on “Cost Includes?”