This trek is considered to be the
traditional trek in the Annapurna
region. The highlight of this trip is
the trek over the 5416 m Thorang La
pass, the Hindu pilgrimage site of
Muktinath, and the Kali Gandaki valley,
the worlds deepest river gorge before
heading down to pokhara.. This is as
high as one can get in this region
without climbing a mountain. This 20
days trek tends to be more physically
demanding than the other treks so good
physical condition is needed. For most
of the trek we have close views of
annapurna, Dhaulagiri and the the
magnificent Machapuchre. Besides the
mountain views, we encounter on this
trek a variety of mountain communities
of the Gurung, Magar, Manangi and
Annapurna Full Circuit trek
Day 01 : Kathmandu arrival/
transfer to Hotel on BB basis .
Day 02 : Kathmandu guided tour.
Day 03 : Drive to Beshi Sahar or,
Bhulbhule scenic view following Trisuli
and Marsangdi River Valleys.
Day 04 : Trek to Bahun Danda(1310m)
The first part of the trek goes nepali
flat to Ngadi, after that it goes nepali
gradually uphill,and the last part of
the trek goes really steep uphill all
the way to Bahun Danda.
Total walking hours( 6/7 hours)
Day 05 : Trek to Chamje (1430m)
Walk for about 7/8 hours towards Chamje
through the valley crossing several
suspension bridges and passing several
beautiful waterfalls land view the tower
of Mt. Lamjung (22,291Ft.), Manaslu
(26,760 Ft.) and Peak 29 (24,652 Ft.).
Overnight at Chamje. The first part goes
steep down hill and then comes Nepali
flat, and the last part of the trek goes
steep uphill all the way to Chamje.
Day 06 : Trek to Dharapani (1943m.)
Walking distance of about 6/7 hours to
Dharapani, entering Manang district from
Taal and crossing a large bridge to
Dharapani to stay overnight.
Day 07 : Dharapani to Chame (2713m)
The distance is covered within 6 hours.
The trail now leads to the west in
Manaslu forming a splendid backdrop of
Annapurna II appearing occasionally to
the south. As we continue, Annapurana
range offers a splendid view. Overnight
Day 08 : Chame to Pissang (3185m.)
Keeping by the side of river all day for
about 7 hours and passing through narrow
and steep gorge reach Passing from where
Manang Valley (a wide U - shaped valley)
hanging between two giant snow peaks.
Overnight at Pisang.
Day 09 : Pissang to Manang (3351m.)
After a 7-hour walk through trails and
broad forested valley floor a small
stool airstrip and a village of about
200 houses and Barge monastery which is
the largest in the entire district and
Day 10 : Rest in Manang for
acclimatization. A necessary day to rest
and acclimatize and explore Manang. the
village of about 500 flat. Tilicho Lake
if time permits we can take you on two
days side to Tilicho Base camp.
Options 2 extra days ( optional )
Day 01 : Trek to Tilicho Base
Day 02 : Exploration to Tilicho
Lake (5200m) and back to Base Camp or
Day 11 : Manang to Yakkharka/Ledar
We branch away from the Marsyandi Khola
steadily climbing into quiet distinct
alpine areas. It takes four and half
hours to reach there.
Day 12 : Trek to Thorong Phedi (4335
High camp 4800m, Crossing the Jarsang
Khola we climb to a small grassy valley
and camp. Approximately 3 hrs walk.
Day 13 : Trek to Muktinath (3798 m.)
Crossing the pass early in the morning
slowly reach the top of Thorang Pass
(5417m.) and enjoy some absolutely
stunning high Himalayan scenery and over
to the Kaligandaki valley through the
entire Annapurna range , Mukut and
Mustang Himal to the west. Walking
distance is about 8/9 hours.
Day 14 : Trek to Jomsom/Marpha(2720m/2670
With beautiful snow mountains and no
tree land ! It is gateway of Mustang
trek. Those, having not good enough time
to trek down all the way to Pokhra can
fly to Pokhara-Kathmandu on the next
day. It will be worth to visit Museum in
Jomsom. It is 5/6 hours down hill and
flat to Jomsom.
Day 15 : Trek to Tukuche/Larjung
5/6 hrs. walk a valley dominated by
Thakalis, Gurungs and Magars tribes,
lunch at Marpha on the way.
Day 16 : Trek to Ghasa (1970 m.)
5/6 hrs walk, a dramatic change in the
surrounding with green vegetation and
very beautiful view of Dhaulagiri and
Annapurna region. Overnight at Ghasa.
Day 17 : Trek to Tatopani (1189 m.)
5/6 hours walk, gradual descend to
Tatopani through valleys, fields and the
beautiful Rupse Chhahara (water falls)
and then the time to have lunch at Dana
village which is the deepest gorge in
the world. Rest and overnight at
Day 18 : Trek to Ghorepani (2793 m.)
7/8 hrs. walk, a challenging ascent upto
Ghorepani. Lunch at Sikha village, and
overnight at Ghorepani from where one
can observe the best sun set view over
the profile of Mt. Dhaulagiri and
Day 19 : Trek to Tadapani(2630 m.)
Excursion to the Poon Hill, the highest
hill in the west in the whole trek ,
bird- eye view of Mustang and Pokhara
valleys, also provides clear view of 30
snow-capped peaks including the
Annapurna range and Dhaulagiri. Or walk
to Tadapani, 5/6 hours trek.
Day 20 : Trek to Ghandrung (1951 m.)
3/4 hours walk to Ghandrung, the biggest
Gurung settlement with a closer view of
Annapurna, Machhapuchhre and Hiunchuli.
Day 21 : Trek to Birethati (5/6
hours, walk downwards to Modi river) and
drive back to Pokhara
Day 22 : Drive or fly back to
Day 23 : Day in Kathmandu on your
Day 24 : Drive to
airport/departure or stay as your time
Cost: Please contact us.
Minimum Group size: 2
Season: Please above mention
Departure date: as per your
camping or lodge
all meals on
all fees and
such as twin
items of a personal nature,
delay due to weather,
Equipment failure or situations
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