Starting Point : KTM-Besisahar
Ending Point: : Pokhara - KTM
Grade info : Moderate
Transportation : Bus,Flight or Jeep
Total days : 19 days (Ktm-Ktm)
Trekking Hour : 5-6 hours a day
Max. Altitude : 5416 m.
The Round Annapurna (also known as Annapurna Circuit) trek is combination of all most all treks in Annapurna region like, Annapurna Base Camp, Jomsom, Ghorepani and Ghandruk trek.
This is one of the most geographically and culturally diverse regions for trekking as the area boasts of a variety of diverse cultures, tribes and castes as the Brahmins, Chettris, Newars, Gurungs, Magars, Manangis and the Tibetans. This trek offers sub-tropical lowlands, valleys, bamboo, oak and rhododendron forests, alpine meadows, windswept desert plateaus and the towering Annapurna Mountains.
Itinerary for Round Annapurna (Annapurna Circuit) Trek in Detail
Morning bus Drive from Kathmandu to Beshisahar (823m.) and jeep to Syange (1100m). Stay overnight at tea house.
Trek from Syange to Dharapani (1960m.) about six hours.
Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2675m.) about five and half hours.
Trek from Chame to Pisang (3100m.) about five hours.
Trek from Pisang to Manang (3440m.) about five and half hours.
Rest day at Manang and hang in and around town.
Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4350m.) about three and half hours.
Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4420m.) about 3 and half hours.
Trek from Thorong Phedi to Muktinath (3850m.) via Thorong La (5416m.) Pass about seven hours.
Trek from Muktinath to Kagbeni (2895 m.) about three and half hours.
Trek from Kagbeni to Marpha (2650m.) about five and half hours.
Trek from Marpha to Kalopani (2530m.) about six hours.
Trek from Kalopani to Tatopani (1189 m.) about six and half hours.
Trek from Tatopani to Sikha about 4 hours.
Trek from Sikha to Ghorepani (2853 m.) for about Five hours.
Hike to Ponhiil (3180m) and Trek from Ghorepani to Ghandruk (1940m) about six hours.
Trek from Ghandruk to Dhampus (1650m.)
Trek from Dhampus about three hours and drive from to Pokhara about one hour.
Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu.