Annapurna Circuit Trekking 19 days - $1175 USD Professional1 year ago - Travel, Tour & Packages - Kathmandu - 104 views
Annapurna Circuit trek takes us to the worlds widest pass in the world.This trek starts right from Besisahar and follows the Marsyangdi River with great views of Manaslu and Him Chuli to the east. This magnificent route leads you through traditional Manangi villages inhabited by friendly, habitual people who always offer a warm welcome amidst the magical, snow capped Himalayas The first part of the trail is that of the Annapurna circuit. However from manag, we are accending to yakkharkha with beautiful and innocent Himalayas views.Our trail continuous to phedi and Thorong La pass, one of the widest passes in the world. We also climb up to Poon Hill famous for its spectacular views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. On our 20-day journey we pass through forests, cross pristine meadows, experience the change in vegetation, all the while being in the company of the glorious Himalayas.
Then the ascent to the Thorong La Pass (5416m), the highest point in the trek that bestows us with spectacular views of Mustang Peak and the snow-covered giant - Dhaulagiri (8167m). We then reach the village of Muktinath where we can see the sacred Hindu pilgrimage - Muktinath Temple with its 108 spring water taps and mysterious natural gas fires. The descent from here follows the breathtaking Kali Gandaki River Valley.
A two day descent from Muktinath, Tatopani is famous for its natural hot springs - perfect for relaxation and also believed to heal diseases. From here, the trek passes through Ghorepani, Tadapani, Ghandruk and finally drive to Pokhara and then to Kathmandu.