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Annapurna Circuit 12 days

12 Days

The Annapurna Circuit Trek is one of the most popular treks in Nepal, attracting thousands of adventure seekers every year. It offers a unique opportunity to witness the natural beauty of the Himalayas, immerse in local cultures, and challenge your physical limits. The trek usually starts in Besisahar and covers a distance of approximately 160-230 kilometres, depending on the chosen route.

Overview

Annapurna Circuit Trek, situated in the lap of the Himalayas, is considered one of the most rewarding treks in Nepal. The trek is famous among adventure enthusiasts for its stunning views of the Himalayan range, diverse landscapes, and vibrant local cultures. From descending to the lowland to crossing the challenging Thorong La Pass, the Annapurna Circuit Trek is a journey of a lifetime.

Highlights

  • Magnificent Mountain Views
  • Crossing Thurong La Pass
  • Rich Culture and Tradition
  • Hot Springs and Relaxation
  • Diverse Terrain

Itinerary

Cost

The Cost Includes

  • Annapurna conservation Area (ACA) entry permits fee.
  • Trekking Information management system (TIMS) card fee.
  • Necessary ground transportation during the trip.
  • All accommodation, tea houses or lodge duruing the trek.
  • Meals, Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner and tea coffee during the trek.
  • A guide and necessary porters, and their salary, insurance, equipment, transport, food and bed.
  • All applicable government and local taxes.

The Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa fee.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Any accommodation and meals in Kathmandu/Pokhara before after the trek
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porter, bottle water, hot shower etc).
  • Tips for guide and porters
  • Expenses for natural disaster, sickness, flight cancellation, road blockadge
  • Any airfare
  • Extra activities than schedule plan

FAQs

What is the Annapurna Circuit Trek?

The Annapurna Circuit Trek is a journey through the Annapurna Mountains in Nepal and is considered one of the most iconic trekking trails in the world. The route passes through a variety of landscapes, ranging from lush green valleys and terraced fields to alpine forests and barren high-altitude deserts. Along the way, trekkers are treated to breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks, including Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Dhaulagiri, and Machhapuchhre.

What is the best time to do the Annapurna Circuit Trek?

The best time to do the Annapurna Circuit Trek is from September to November and March to May. During these months, the weather is dry, and the skies are clear, offering stunning views of the Himalayas. However, if you don’t mind the crowds, you can also trek in December and February.

How physically challenging is the Annapurna Circuit Trek?

The Annapurna Circuit Trek is a very demanding trek, and a good level of fitness is essential to tackle it. You will be trekking for around 6-8 hours per day, and the terrain ranges from steep and rocky to flat and gentle. You will also be ascending to high altitudes, with Thorong La Pass being the highest point at 5,416 meters. Therefore, it is recommended to prepare yourself with cardio exercises and hiking on hills to increase your stamina.

Do I need a guide for the Annapurna Circuit Trek?

Although the Annapurna Circuit Trek is a well-trodden path, it is recommended to hire a licensed guide who knows the trail well. A professional guide can enhance your trekking experience, provide valuable insights into the local culture, and ensure your safety. You can also opt for a porter to carry your heavy equipment and save your energy.

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