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Annapurna Circuit Trek

We shall reach the high point of the trip after a demanding climb to the Thorung La (5416m) on the north side of the Annapurnas.

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    Trip Duration 14 Days

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    Max, Altitude 5416m

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    Type Trekking

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    Best Season Sept - May

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    Meals Included

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    Accommodation Guest House

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    Activity Trekking

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    Difficulty Easy


  • World’s highest airport at Syangboche; a thrilling experience of flying in the World’s most adventurous flight and shortest runway.
  • Stand tall at Kala Patthar to witness the closest panoramic views of Mt. Everest.
  • Chance to understand the culture and lifestyles of the local Sherpa people.
  • The magnificent views of the world’s highest peak, The Mount Everest (8,848.86m)
  • Views of other peaks such as Mt. Lhotse(8,516m), Cho Oyu (8,201m) and Mt. Makalu (8,463m) etc.
  • Explore Sagarmatha National Park.
  • Wide range of flora and fauna.
  • Visit World’s Highest and Ancient Monastery- Tengboche monastery (3,867m / 12,687ft)
  • Highest glacier on Earth- Khumbu Glacier (4,900 m)


Annapurna Circuit Trek is a journey of a lifetime! It covers around 160-230 kilometres (100-145 miles) across the stunning landscapes of Nepal. This trek promises an unbeatable fusion of nature’s beauty, rich culture, and heart-pounding, thrilling adventure. At Himalayan Trekking, we are absolutely honoured to be your guides on this breathtaking expedition. We shall guide you through every step of this beautiful adventure that will take you all around the majestic Annapurna Massif.

The Best Time for the Annapurna Circuit Trek:

Annapurna Circuit Trek is best undertaken during the pre-monsoon (spring) months of March to May and the post-monsoon (autumn) months of September to November. These seasons provide optimal weather conditions and clear skies, with easy and comfortable trekking experiences for trekkers.

Trek Permits for the Annapurna Circuit Trek:

1. Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP)

This permit is required for all trekkers wishing to trek in the Annapurna region. It costs NPR 3,000 for non-SAARC countries and NPR 1,000 for SAARC countries

2. Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) Card

This card permit is required for all trekkers and costs NPR 1,000 for SAARC countries and NPR 2,000 for non-SAARC countries.

Both the ACAP and TIMS cards can be obtained in either Kathmandu or Pokhara. The following are the places where trekkers can purchase these permits:
The Tourist Service Center in Kathmandu
The Department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation in Kathmandu
The Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) office in Pokhara
The Nepal Tourism Board office in Besisahar or Pokhara

It is important to note that solo trekking for foreigners is banned in the Annapurna region, effective April 1, 2023.

Annapurna Circuit Trek Difficulty:

Annapurna Circuit Trek is graded as a moderate to challenging trek due to the high altitude of Thorong La Pass. Thus, this Annapurna Circuit Trek is recommended for trekkers with a good level of physical fitness and some prior trekking experience. Please note that proper acclimatization is essential for a safe and enjoyable journey.


Begin the transformative journey with Himalayan Trekking on the Annapurna Circuit Trek. Experience the harmonious blend of natural beauty, cultural diversity, and personal accomplishment.

Let the majestic Annapurna Massif and its surrounding landscapes etch memories that will last a lifetime.

Join us in exploring the unparalleled beauty in the Annapurna Circuit Trek.

Your adventure awaits!


Detailed Itinerary

After landing at the Tribhuwan International Airport, you will be picked up by our representative who will drop you off at the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • 3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu
  • No Meal Included

We make our way to Besisahar. After about 5-6 hours into the drive we reach the town of Dumre from where we steer right leaving the highway towards Besisahar.

  • Local Guest House
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Breakfast and take local jeeps to  Syange and star hike to Jagat 2-3 hours. Alternatively, you candirectly drive to Jagat from Besishahar.

  • Local Guest house
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

We begin our journey with a fulfilling breakfast needed for a good day’s walk. On the first part of the trail, we descend onto a river, cross a bridge, and then into a lush forest. We now climb a steep cliff overlooking the riverbank. On our journey towards Chamje, we see great views of the Annapurna mountain ranges. After Chamje, the trail becomes challenging as we make our way through a steep and slippery path to Sattale. We make our way further through a rocky trail soon descending to a grassy riverbank leading to Tal. From here we move further rugged and winding trails towards the village of Karte.

  • Local Guest House
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

This days’ walk is one of the most rewarding as we get tremendous views of the LamjungHimal, Annapurna II, and Annapurna IV (7,525m/24,688ft) and to top it all off we encounter small hot springs too where we canrelax and chill for a bit.

  • Local Guest House
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

We embark on a challenging journey this day. We walk throughsteep narrow paths, a dense forest towards, and steep slope rising 5000 ft. We are welcomed by fantastic views as soon as we make it through the narrow path.When the valley widens we see the PaungdaDanda, a giant of a rock rising 5,000ft (1500m) above the trail. We continue until we reach upper Pisang. Overnight in Upper Pisang.

  • Local Guest house
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

After a nice breakfast, we start making our way to Manang today. Manang can be reached through two ways. We choose to take the one that takes us to Upper Pisang via Geru since the route is filled with beautiful views of Annapurna and Pisang along with the stunning landscape.  Visitors will notice the change in landscape and vegetation this day;the green vegetations give way to desert like arid landscape. At Manang we will visit the largest monastery in Manang -the Barge monastery. Overnight at Manang.

  • Local Guest House
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

As the altitude picks up we must take a day solely just to acclimatize. So, we will spend he day going on a short hike to either BhojoGumba or Gangapurna Lake. If there is some spare energy left in us we would make a visit to the Himalayan Rescue Association atVraga Village. There we can have more information about Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS). Overnight in Manang.

  • Local Guest House
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Today’s journey is going to be a short but a fulfilling one. The first part of the trail has us crossing a stream, ascending toTenki and further out of theMarshyangdi Valley into the valley of JarsangKhola. We continuefurther northwards passing near the small village of Ghunsa and then through pastures where horses and yaks graze. At this point we are at the last part of today’s trail. We cross a small wooden bridge; thenpass an ancient old Mani wall in a pleasant meadow to finally reach Yak Kharka. Overnight at Yak Karka.

  • Local Guest House
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Today’s walk is steep but filled with beautiful views! We climb all the way to ThorangPhedi which is the last village before Thorong La pass.The first part of the journey has us crossing a suspension bridge to reach Ledar village. We climb further passing through high cliffs to reach ThorangPhedi. We get brilliant views of Mt. Khatungkan, Thorung Peak,Mt. Syagang, and Mt. Gundang. Overnight in ThorangPhedi.

  • Local Guest House
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Today’s challenge is the Thorong La pass- one of the highest passes in the world!  It is a challenge, but we don’t want to make it that hard, do we? So, we will take the easy, safe route which is crossing the pass from east to west (Manang to Muktinath). All your hard work will be paid off at the end of the day as the views at the top is breathtaking! After reaching the top we descend towards the Muktinath Valley. Overnight in Muktinath.

  • Local Guest house
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Today’s journey is going to be a spiritual one! Holy for Buddhists and Hindus, Muktinath is an important pilgrimage site. We visit a temple and a monastery at the first part of our walk for today. Then we make our way to Jomson via Ranipauwa village and Kagbeni.We walk along a plateau above Kali Gandaki River, the world’s deepest gorge for today’s journey! Alternatively, You can take a local jeep to Jomsom.

  • Local Guest House
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

Morning take a domestic flight from Jomsom to Pokhara, it takes about 30 minutes flight and you will be staying a night in Pokhara. After checked in hotel, rest and take delicious lunch then excursions in the valley.

  • 3 star hotel in Pokhara
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Included

After a night of celebration, we prepare to leave for Kathmandu for some packing and more celebrations. We say goodbye to Pokhara and get on a 6-7 hours’ drive to Kathmandu. On reaching Kathmandu you will have some spare time to do some last-minute souvenir shopping and resting. A dinner party is arranged to celebrate your successful journey. Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • 3 star hotel in Kathmandu
  • Breakfast and Dinner Included

Note Price Info

The prices may vary depending upon date of travel, Category of hotels, Group size, Surge Pricing and seasonal rush. So you are kindly mention detail in inquiry form or check out Package Option so our team will work out for the best possible price.

Price includes

  • Airport (Domestic and International) transfers on a Private tourist vehicle
  • Two Nights twin-sharing/double accommodation in a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast
  • One twin-sharing/double accommodation in a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast
  • Twin-sharing guesthouse accommodation during the trek
  • All your standard meals during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) including seasonal fruits
  • Filtered water in the trails using Katadyn Pocket Water Filter
  • Experienced, first-aid trained, government licensed, English-speaking trekking guide
  • Permits for Annapurna Conservation Area and TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System)
  • Porters during the trek for carrying luggage (1 porter for every 2 clients)
  • Wages, accommodation, meals, gear, insurance, and medications for all staff
  • Transportation to Trek start point from Kathmandu ( For a private transportation, It will be an extra charges)
  • Himalayan Trekking company’s duffel/kit bag, trekking map, and trip completion certificate
  • A farewell dinner on the last night in Nepal
  • All administrative expenses and government taxes

Price Excludes

  • Meals (lunch and dinner) in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • International flight fare and airport departure tax
  • Any beverages including bottled and boiled water
  • Travel insurance along with high-altitude emergency evacuation coverage
  • Tips to trekking staff and driver
  • Nepal Entry Visa (Visa can be acquired easily after your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu with a fee of USD 50 for 30 days visa and USD 125 for 90 days visa)
  • Personal Trekking gear and equipment
  • Any expenses other than the Price Include section

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Trip Essential Information

  •  A valid passport (6 months) is required to enter Nepal. You can easily obtain your visa at the airport in Kathmandu or you can apply the visa online


  • Nepal Money called Rupees in short Rs. start from 5, 10, 20, 50, 100, 500 and 1000 and you can exchange money here in Kathmandu specially in Thamel. Also you can exchange at the airport but exchange rate is lower.


  • We give you a free duffel bag and Sleeping bags for the trekking. The duffel bag will be used to pack your trekking supplies.


  • For every two participants, we assign one porter. The duffel bag, which should weigh around 10 kg/22 lbs, will be carried by the porter throughout the walk


  • For your daily expenses for cold drinks, drinking water, shopping, battery charging, alcoholic drinks, You should carry $150 to 200 extra cash with you.


  • You can store your luggage (non- trekking items) at the hotel in Kathmandu or at our office. We will keep it safely. Please kindly informed to our team for valuable items


  • The flight from Jomsom to Pokhara can be cancelled for 2 to 7 days due to bad weather. In this case, its better to have extra days. If you are in short holiday, You can take the helicopter which cost $500 to 600 per person each way

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Generally from September to June is perfect time for this trek. If you are interested for best months which are October, November, March and April

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