Annapurna luxury trekking
Annapurna luxury trekking goes through the traditional Gurung village and relatively easy trail Annapurna region of Nepal. Annapurna luxury trek is one of the oldest walking treks in the Annapurna area. It is an ideal introduction to hiking and experience a taste of the natural and cultural wonders of Nepal. the maximum highest elevation is Poon hill station which is located at an altitude at 3210 m above sea level, a famous place to see sunrise over the Annapurna range was worth every grueling step it took to get there. We can walk through the forest of blooming colorful rhododendrons, bamboos and takes us through villages of Gurung and Magar ethnics. Mt. Annapurna 1st, 8th tallest mountains on earth is one of the most magnificent peaks in the world can be seen from Poon hill. Trek to poon hill will be more interesting in spring as the whole forest along the trail turns red, pink and white with rhododendron flowers. This route is called also an mini Annapurna express trekking tour. luxury Poon hill trekking can be done in any time through out the year.
Luxury Annapurna trekking highlights
The terraced farmland above Pokhara – Visit the inner sanctuary of Annapurna panoramic views of 10 peaks over 6000m, surrounded by a ring of impressive Annapurna family including Annapurna I (8091m, 26540ft.) – The combination of pretty villages and farmland at Ghaundrung, set against the panorama of high peaks beyond makes this one of the most picturesque of treks – Natural hot spring at Jhinu danda.
Luxury Annapurna trekking grading
Annapurna base camp comfort or luxuary trekking is suitable for all trekkers who wish to walk and stay comfortably. The maximum height of this trek is Annapurna base camp (4250 m). It is not necessary any previous trekking or mountaineering experience and also it is not necessary that you must be young and energetic to do this trekking. If you are healthy and can walk 5 to 6 hours daily, you can easily do this trekking. However it would be more good to do daily jugging or walking exercise is recommended before you leave your country. Our program have been prepared including rest day and build up gradually, in order to acclimatize to the altitude. On trek, you can go at your own pace, with plenty of stops for resting.
Luxury Annapurna trek covers
Historical city Kathmandu and mystical Pokhara city, Gurung heritages of Ghandruk and Chhomrong, Machharpurche base camp, Annapurna sanctuary
Best season to explore Annapurna Trekking
February, March, April, May, June and September, October, November and December.
Annapurna luxury trekking outline itineraryDay 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu Day 02 : Fly to Pokhara city (950m/3,106 ft), Transfer to hotel. Sightseeing in Pokhara city. Day 03 : Drive to Nayapul. Trek to Hile or Tikhedhunga (1575m), 5 hours Day 04 : Trek to upper Ghorepani village (2850m), 6: 30 hours Day 05 : Trek to Poon Hill (3180m.) than to Tadapani (2675m), 7:30 hours Day 06 : Trek from Tadapani (2675m.) to Ghandruk (1950m), 3 hours Day 07 : Ghandruk to Nayapool and drive to Pokhara. 6 hours Day 08 : Pokhara to Kathmandu 6 hours by Road Day 09 : Depart Kathmandu
Annapurna luxury trekking detail itinerary
Our trek to Annapurna luxury inclusive Poon hill is a classical trek designed for globe trotters who wish to hike in a more relaxed manner as a comfortable styles than take a look this itinerary. However for travelers who wish to hike Poon hill quickly but are walking with limited time wise than ask us for tailor made itinerary.Day 01: Arrived at Kathmandu valley
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, Tribhuwan International Airport, we will receive you with private vehicle and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu within B/B plan. Our representative will give you information about further programs.Day 02: Fly to Pokhara city (950m/3,106 ft), Transfer to hotel. Sightseeing in Pokhara city.
After breakfast, take a morning flight to Pokhara which takes only 25 minutes from Kathmandu. In the afternoon you will be with your trekking Guide to Observe the Natural Beautiful Fewa lake site to visit Tal Barahi temple (boating) located an island. Than visit Devi’s fall, Gupteswor Mahadev cave, Tibetan refugees camp.. etc than return to hotel.Day 03: Drive to Nayapul by private car 1:30 hrs. Trek to Tikhedunga (1577m/5,157ft), 4 hours
After having breakfast at hotel we start our driving to Nayapul which takes approximately one and half hours. Then we conducts our journey to Tikhedhunga Via Birethanti (1065m.). It is easy trekking passing through several small villages and settlements. Afterwards we ascend gently to the Tikhedungha which is our final destination. Overnight at Guesthouse.Day 04: Trek to upper Ghorepani village (2880m/9,418 ft), 6 Hours
Today, we ascend steeply for the first 2 hours and then ascend gently passing through Ulleri (2070m.) and Banthanti. During the journey, you will see good view of Machhapuchhare known as mount Fish Tail (6997m.), mount Hiunchuli (6441m.) and as well as Annapurna (7219m) south. Now, our trail is quite easier passing through Rhododendron and shadowy trees and ascends gently up to the final camp at Ghorepani village. Overnight at Guesthouse.Day 05: Hike to Poon Hill (3210m/10,497 ft.), Trek to Tadapani hill (2650m/8,666 ft), 7 hours
Today very early in the morning, we hike together to Poon Hill (3232m.) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m.), Tukuche Peak (6920m.), Nilgiri (6940m.), Varaha Shikhar (7847m.), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m.), Annapurna South (7219m.), Annapurna III (7855m.), Machhapuchhare (6993m.), Annapurna IV (7525m.), Annapurna II (7937m.), Lamjung Himal (6931m.) and other numerous snowcapped mountains in the morning then Hike down to Ghorepani, have a hot breakfast at Lodge and trek to Tadapani (2650 m.). Most part of the trail we trek through Rhododendron forest, the beautiful flower makes the jungle colorful in spring when they bloom. Overnight at Guesthouse.Day 06: Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk (1940m/6,344 ft), 5 Hours
From Tadapani, we descend through the forests while following the trail to Ghandruk—aka the biggest Gurung Settlement in the country. Take your time to explore the typical culture and lifestyle of ethnic Gurung people and interact with local people. Ghandruk also offers some of the magnificent views of mountains. Stay overnight at a local guesthouse.Day 07: Trek to Nayapool. Drive to Pokhara, 6 hours
From Ghandruk, we walk downhill trough the scenic route with views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Fishtail and Gangapurna Mountains. We will cross the forest of blooming rhododendron and reach Birethanti from where we will take the downhill walk and follow Modi Khola till we reach Nayapul from where we take a private car or Taxi to get Fewa lake side in 1 hour 30 minutes.Day 08: Fly to Kathmandu city. Transfer to hotel
Around midday , you can fly from Pokhara to kathamndu city and transfer to your hotel. If you have time than couple of hours sightseeing around Thamel and we can also visit Garden of Dreams. Stay overnight at hotel.Day 09: Final departure day
Drop you in Kathmandu International Airport onward your final destination and our trip ends. Wish you your wonderful journey!!!
How much does Annapurna luxury trek cost?
Annapurna luxury trekking we offer you 3 star accommodation with deluxe room located near by Thamel, Kathmandu and 2 star AC deluxe accommodation in Pokhara Fewa lake side within bed with breakfast plan and with attached toilets – bathroom while on trekking on possible places. Of course the trip price will vary according to group size you are coming with. AND WE ARE OPEN TO CUSTOMIZE YOUR TOUR AND PACKAGES PRICE AS PER YOUR REQUIREMENTS. International tour leaders are highly encouraged to get discount and attractive complimentary.
- Kathmandu international airport transfer by private vehicles.
- 2 nights 3 star accommodation AC deluxe room within breakfast in Kathmandu.
- 2 nights 2 star accommodation AC deluxe room within breakfast in Pokhara
- Meals on full board: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner each day during the trek
- Guest house basis trekking accommodation with attached toilet – bathroom while on trek.
- Tourist Bus transfer from Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu as a round trip.
- Fully escorted trek with fluent English speaking license holder local guide and each 2 guest 1 Porter basis.
- Annapurna Conservation Area permits and TIMS permits for Trekking tours
- Pokhara Fewa lake side to Nayapool transfer by private car / taxi
- And again from Nayapool to Fewa lake side transfer by private car / taxi.
- All land transportation as per written on above itinerary.
- Food and accommodation and salary of Nepali trekking staffs.
- Insurance of guide and porters.
- Nepal Government Tax, VAT and as well as Company service charge.
- A special gift from our company.
Cost Exclude :
- Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
- Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu and Pokhara city.
- Any kinds of battery charges, laundry service, phone calls and hot shower during the trekking.
- Personal trekking equipment and Clothing.
- Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills.
- Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency).
- Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
- Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but highly expected)
- Any other things which are not mentioned above
We can organize private Annapurna luxury trek starting at any date that works for you. Please contact us for more information.
Sept 10, 2017 – Sept 17, 2017
Sept 15, 2017 – Sept 21, 2017
Sept 20, 2017 – Sept 26, 2017
Sept 30, 2017 – Oct 05, 2017
Oct 05, 2017 – Oct 11, 2017
Oct 10, 2017 – Oct 16, 2017
Oct 15, 2017 – Oct 21, 2017
Oct 17, 2017 – Oct 23, 2017
Oct 20, 2017 – Oct 26, 2017
Oct 25, 2017 – Nov 01, 2017
Oct 30, 2017 – Nov 05, 2017
Nov 05, 2017 – Nov 11, 2017
Nov 10, 2017 – Nov 16, 2017
Nov 15, 2017 – Nov 21, 2017
Nov 20, 2017 – Nov 26, 2017
Nov 25, 2017 – Dec 01, 2017
Nov 30, 2017 – Dec 05, 2017
Dec 01, 2017 – Dec 06, 2017
Dec 05, 2017 – Dec 11, 2017
Dec 10, 2017 – Dec 16, 2017
Dec 20, 2017 – Dec 26, 2017
Dec 25, 2017 – Jan 01, 2018
Dec 30, 2017 – Jan 05, 2018
Guaranteed – Trip is Guaranteed to run.
Available – Trip is available to run if minimum group size is filled
Limited – Only few space available
Answer: Yes sure !! If you provide us your flights details then you should do request then our representative will come to pick up you on Kathmandu international airport.
Question: Do I need experience to do Annapurna luxury trek?
Answer: Actually for this kind of trekking is suitable for keen trekkers/walkers who are able to walk around 4 or 5 hours in a day, with a light weight day pack. For this trekking if you have about little experience would be better.Question: What kind of accommodation can I expect on Annapurna luxury trekking?
Answer: We provide you tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu and during the trekking routes. the rooms along the routes are clean with cozy bed with nice mattress and blankets. However we recommend you to take your own sleeping bags if you have one with you otherwise, you may rent it while you are in Kathmandu.Question: What kind of food can I expect in this trek?
Answer: All the guest houses/lodges in annapurna trekking, they have attached restaurant and they cook a delicious range of mostly vegetarian such as Pasta, tuna bakes, noodles, potatoes, eggs, dhal bhat, bread, soups, fresh vegetables (variety depends on the season)
The dinner and breakfast are provided in the same lodge you spend the night every day and Lunch will be provided on the way to next place where you are going.
Answer: While you are on trekking, Guest houses will provide you hot shower with attached toilets and bathroom which is totally included in the above prices. You do not need to pay an extra.Question: How do I get drinking water on Annapurna luxury Trekking?
Answer: During the trekking route there are all places hotel and shops where you can able to buy mineral water and you can buy it for drinking but we advise against buying mineral water in plastic bottles, as currently there are no provisions for disposing of these. Instead, we recommend you to bring chlorine tablets to purify the normal water as the normal water is available in camp site/along the way.Question: Can I charge my digital camera or other batteries on my trip?
Answer: As you are doing lodge trekking there will be more chances to charge the battery. We recommend to you bring extra pair for in case. Remember to bring your adapters! An extra battery will be recommended.Is there any communication facilities on Annapurna luxury short trekking?
Answer: In this trekking route you can get telephone services as well as 3G internet services.Question: Can I use credit cards in Trekking?
No! So, for the trekking routes you need to have cash Nepali rupees because credit cards works only in the bigger city areas.Question: When should I book my trip and what is the payments terms?
Answer: Because our trips book up months in advance, we recommend booking early to avoid any kind of mis understanding. We will of course make every effort to accommodate last minute bookings.
And regarding the deposit, we prefer 20 % advance deposit of total price of the trip in order to conform your reservation before you arrive in Nepal. And rest of the payment can be made after your arrival in Nepal.
Answer: We provide porters to transfer your luggage. As we are a responsible trekking tour operator agency, each of our porter carry maximum 25 kilo of your backpack which means 2 guest (12.5 kg luggage of each guest) : 1 porter basis.Question: How much distance do I walk each day?
Answer: When walking in the mountains, the distance you cover each day can vary greatly due to gradient, terrain and altitude. As such it is very hard to give specific distances on each day, however you have to be prepared to walk roughly about 5 hours each day.Question: Do I need walking polls ?
Walking pools are recommended but not compulsory.Question: How much additional money do I need per day?
Answer: You can allocate US$ 08 – 10 for a lunch / dinner in Kathmandu and it depends on your spending habits. US$ 7 to 10 US$ each day will be enough to buy bottles of water, chocolates, tea coffee and some drinks while you are on trek.
The above itineraries are subject to change due to condition beyond our control. This is a Guide line showing tentative camp night stops. Physical, technical and natural condition may change this above itineraries.
“What makes this trip special ?”
Opportunities for challenging trekking or hiking and pleasant strolls are scattered all over this planet; you just need to know where to find them. We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition believe in the quality services. Your safety and satisfaction is our concern. We are a team of professional, experienced, well trained and licensed local guides who knows the destination much better than others.
Annapurna luxury trekking fact
- Trip Duration: 7 Days
- Max Altitude: 3210m / 10,497 ft
- Trekking Hour: 6 Hrs
- Group-Size: 2-25 People
- Best Time: Oct -May
- Trip Mode: Guest House
- Meal on Trek: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
- Transportation: Car/Plane/bus
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