Annapurna Circuit & Thorang - la Pass trekking is truly an awe inspiring wilderness journey listed as world top 10th adventure destinations, as this journey offers tantalizing daily views of high snow capped mountains, walking into enchanting alpine forest of rhododendron, magnolia, pine and fir trees. This expert guide showing you the wonders of Himalaya with old Buddhist religion, culture including traditional village life of Manang, visiting interesting monasteries on route.
This fabulous trek starts with an interesting overland drive to the mid hills of Lamjung district, and then following Marsyangdi River upstream near its source at Manang valley. This captivating trek offers tremendous views of Annapurna, Manaslu himalayan range as the walk lead through traditional and cultural villages of Dharapani, Chame, Pisang and Manang.
At Manang village 3,500 meters with rest day for short hike and acclimatization and then heading towards Thorang-la pass at 5,416 m the highest spot of this amazing adventure.After walking past Manang entering into Mustang region after the downhill walk to holy temple of Muktinath and towards Kaligandaki River valley, passing lovely villages of Jomsom, Marpha and Lete on the apple country trail reaching at warmer area of Tatopani (hot spring) after walking past world deepest gorge of Kali-Gandaki.
Trip Mode: On Teahouse / Lodge basis.
Trekking grade: Moderate to Adventurous
Trekking duration: 14 / 15 days.
Highest altitude gain: 5, 416 m / 17,700 ft on top of Thorang-la.
Total Trip: 18 / 19 days (Kathmandu-Kathmandu).
Seasons: Mid March to June and September to November
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to respective hotels.
Day 02: In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour at places of interest.
Day 03: Drive to Jagat 1,290 m via Beshishar 800 m - 08 hrs.
Day 04: Trek to Dharapani 1,920 m - 05 hours.
Day 05: Trek to Chame 2,670 m - 05 hours.
Day 06: Trek to Pisang 3, 230 m - 05 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Manang Village 3,450 m - 05 hrs.
Day 08: Rest day at Manang for local hikes and acclimatization.
Day 09: Trek to Yak Kharka 4,110 m - 04 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Thorong High Camp 4,600 m - 04 hrs.
Day 11: Cross Thorong-La 5,416 m and to Muktinath 3,800 m - 07 hrs.
Day 12: Trek to Marpha.
Day 13: Trek to Lete 2,480m – 06 hrs.
Day 14: Trek to Tatopani 1,190m - 06 hrs.
Day 15: Trek to Ghorepani 2,750 m - 06 hrs.
Day 16: Trek to Tirkhedhunga 1,500m -05 hours walk.
Day 17: Trek to Nayapul 1,100m and drive to Pokhara 860m.
Day 18: Drive or fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 19: International departure for home ward bound.
Trip Cost per person: $1825 US Dollars.
Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu. (Except farewell dinner).
All personal trekking gear, nature expences, Laundry, internet and Tips.
All types of cold and Beverage drink during the entire trip.
Notes: The trekking Itinerary and cost is changeable and Modifiable according to the groups time and wants. An additional trip activities such as sightseeing tours, Mountain flight, Mountain bike tours, peak climbing, Rafting and cultural tours can be added as per the client’s interest and request. For detailed information please contact us by email or direct phone.