Trekking in Nepal


Trekking in Nepal


The landscape of the Nepal made of trek, and it is perhaps world’s favorite trekking destination. Nepal offers a number of stunning trekking itinerary with the number of day starting from 1 to 30 days. The best trek in Nepal can be found as per preference of trekker, however the Annapurna region trek in Nepal in very famous. It attract almost 50% trekker to visit Nepal , and offers excellent views of inspiring Himalayan Peaks, including the awesome south face of the Annapurna. This trek starting base point is Pokhara, which is around 5 hrs drive from Kathmandu.


   

Day 01 - Arrive Kathmandu

Arrive Kathmandu. Met on arrival at Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel.

Overnight in Kathmandu 

Day 02 - Drive Kathmandu – Pokhara (200 Kms ./ approx. 7 Hrs)

Drive to Pokhara. Upon arrival check in at hotel.

Later boat ride on lake Phewa.

Overnight in Pokhara 

Day 03 - In Pokhara

Early morning sunrise tour of Sarangkot (subject to weather).

Later half day sightseeing tour of Pohkara.

Overnight in Pokhara 

Day 04 - Pokhara - start Annapurna Region Trek (approx 3-4 hours trekking)

Transfer to Nayapul (1025m - approx 2 hours drive). On arrival you will be met by a local English speaking guide who will assist with the preparations for your trek and give you a full trek briefing.

Your trek begins with a relatively easy walk to the village of Birethanti. Set at the foot of the Modi Khola valley this large village has many shops and tea houses, and is a popular stop for trekkers. Follow the trail to Bhurjung Khola, stopping en route for lunch. This afternoon begin the steep climb up the side of the valley towards Hile, a small town perched high on a ridge. Leaving Hile the trail becomes easier and it's a gentle climb to Tikhedhunga

Overnight in Tikhedhunga (1540m)n 

Day 05 - Annapurna Region Trek (approx 6-7 hours trekking)

After an early breakfast follow the trail back down the side of the valley. Cross the Bhurudi River and begin the steep climb along a stone path to Ulleri. The village is perched high on the hillside and your hard work is rewarded with a magnificent close up view of Annapurna South and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail Mountain). Enjoy lunch at nearby Naya Thanti village before a steady climb through beautiful rhododendron forests to Ghorepani. This afternoon's walk follows a particularly scenic trail and the mountain views from Ghorepani are simply stunning!.

Overnight in Ghorepani (2750m) 

Day 06 - Annapurna Region Trek (approx 4-5 hours trekking (plus optional Poon Hill excursion)

This morning you have the option (weather permitting) of an early morning hike up Poon Hill (3200m) to enjoy the magnificent sunrise and a panoramic view of the Annapurna Range including Mt Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail Mountain).

This optional excursion is approx 2½ hours trekking.

Most of today's walk from Ghorepani to Tadapani is on a relatively flat ridge top, passing through thick pine and rhododendron forests.

Overnight in Tadapani (2600m) 

Day 07 - Annapurna Region Trek (approx 5-6 hours trekking)

Trek down the valley to Ghandruk, passing through small villages dotted along the hillside. Ghandruk is an important village, once a major recruitment centre for the famous Gurkha Soldiers. Today it is also the hub of the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP). ACAP promotes many varied ecological projects and if time permits visit the ACAC headquarters and the Gurung Museum which displays traditional clothes and equipment used by the Gurung people.

Overnight Ghandrung (1940m) 

Day 08 - Annapurna Region Trek (approx 1½-2 hours trekking) - Pokhara (approx 45 minutes drive)

The last stage of the trek is an easy walk downhill to Phedi. Bid farewell to your porters and transfer back to Pokhara (approx 45 minutes drive). Upon arrival in Pokhara check in at your hotel.

Overnight in Pokhara 

Day 09 - Drive Pokhra – Kathmandu (170 Kms / approx. 6 Hrs)

Drive to Kathmandu. Upon arrival check in at your hotel

Overnight in Kathmandu 

Day 10 - Kathmandu Departure

Transfer to Kathmandu airport in time to board your flight for onward destination (standard check out time from the hotel is 1200 noon)