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The trek offers the spectacular mountain scenery along with charming villages inhabited particularly by the Gurungs & Magars, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys, all set below the Annapurnas with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Peak) dominating the skyline.
One of the important highlight of this trip is to make a climb on Poon Hill, possibly the most spectacular mountain scrapes on Earth. When sun rises, it touches the snow-capped summits the Himalayan giants, Dhaulagiri (8,167m) and Annapurna (8,091m) along with a maze of other peaks, there gradually appear, just like magic that your eye could not believe.
Our destination is the beautiful and ornate village of Ghandruk, home to the Annapurna Conservation Area Project. Here you have a chance to visit the project to discover at first hand the conservation work that is being carried out. There are the interesting Gurung Museum and Monastery to visit.
Mar - May & Sep - Dec
Day 1:Arrival in Kathmandu International Airport. Welcome by our representative and transfer to Hotel.
Day 2:Drive to Pokhara by Private Vehicle or Fly to Pokhara Over night at Hotel
Day 3:After breakfast in the hotel drive an hour to Nayapul and start walking (trek.) It will take 4/5 hrs to reach Tikhedhunga 1577m.The trail slightly ascends this day following the river most of the time.
Day 4:Trek to Ghorepani 2850m. This is little longer day and need to walk up for the first couple of hours steep.
Day 05:Early in the morning climb an hour to view the sunrise with the majestic mountains from Poon Hill 3210 m. from where you can enjoy the view of majestic mountains Fishtail 6993 m. Annapurna South 7219 , Dhaulagiri 8168 m. and many more .After breakfast trek to Tadapani.
Day 06:Trek to Ghandruk which is nice village to hang around. In the clear morning you can enjoy the view of Annapurna South.
Day 07:Trek to Landruk and overnight stay in the lodge.
Day 08:Trek to Dhampus. This day you will walk mostly in the jungle and the view of mountain range from Dhampus is majestic.
Day 09:Trek to Phedi which will take some couple of hours and then drive back to Pokhara.
Day 10 :Drive or fly to Kathmandu
Day 11:Transfer to Airport for your onward journey
=Airport pick up & drop- off by car / Van.
=2 nights tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu inclusive of breakfast.
=Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) with a cup of tea / coffee in each meal on the trek.
=Accommodation at guest houses / lodges on the trek.
=1 highly experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter between 2 people), their food, accommodation, remuneration, equipments, insurance).
=Surface transfer to and from Pokhara on tourist bus.
=Annapurna conservation permit, and TIMS permit
=2 nights tourist standard accommodation in Pokhara, inclusive of breakfast.
=Government tax & office service charge.
=Sleeping bag & down jacket (if required)
=Walking poles (if required)
=Duffle bag (if required)
=Any meals in Kathmandu & Pokhara other than breakfast.
=International airfare to and from Nepal.
=Nepal Tourist Visa fee US$ 25 or equivalent foreign currency with multiple entry for 15 days, US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency with multiple
=entry for 30 days. You may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu.
=Items of a personal nature.
=Any kind of alcoholic drinks, hot water, hot shower charges on the trek, cold drinks, laundry, phone call, internet.
=Tips for guide, porters, driver...
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