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17-Day Classic Annapurna Circuit Trek

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Day 1 : Arrive in Kathmandu

Visiting: Kathmandu

Arrive Kathmandu where you are met at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Standard Lodging: Hotel Tibet

Day 2 : Kathmandu Day Tour

Visiting: Kathmandu

Today enjoy a full day of touring in remarkable Kathmandu. Two of the highlights we'll visit are Pashupatinath & Boudhanath.

Pashupatinath: Situated 5 km east of Kathmandu city, Pashupatinath temple is one of the holiest Hindu temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. Situated amidst a lush green natural setting on the bank of the sacred Bagmati River, the temple built in pagoda style has gilded roof and richly carved silver doors. Visitors will be permitted to view the temple from the east bank of Rivers Bagmati. Entrance in the temple is strictly forbidden to all non-Hindus. Here one can wander among the Hindu pilgrims and witness the fascinating ancient rites of cremation burials at the riverside ghat next to this impressive temple.

Boudhanath: This is one of the holiest stupas in Nepal and one of the largest stupas in the world. With its four pair of eyes facing the four cardinal directions, it keeps watch for righteous behavior and human property. All around the temple is a rich and vibrant Tibetan refugee community including schools of chanting monks with the smell of incense all around around you.

  • Meals: B
  • Standard Lodging: Hotel Tibet

Day 3 : Drive to Besi Sahar and Bhulbhule

Visiting: Bhulbhule

Drive to Besi Sahar and onward to Bhulbhule where we will overnight & make final preparations for our trek.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 4 : Syange

Visiting: Syange

Today we begin our trek! Hike to Syange.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 5 : Tal

Visiting: Tal

In the morning we begin our hike to Tal.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 6 : Bagarchap

Visiting: Bagarchap

Hike to Bagarchap.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 7 : Chame

Visiting: Chame

Hike to Chame.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 8 : Pisang

Visiting: Pisang

Hike to Pisang.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 9 : Manang

Visiting: Manang

Hike to Manang.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 10 : Acclimatize in Manang

Visiting: Manang

Acclimatization day in Manang.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 11 : Phedi

Visiting: Phedi

Hike to Phedi.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 12 : Thorong La Pass -- Muktinath

Visiting: Muktinath

Hike over Thorong La Pass to Muktinath.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 13 : Jomsom

Visiting: Jomsom

Hike to Jomsom.

  • Meals: B
  • Budget Lodging: Lodge

Day 14 : Fly to Pokhara

Visiting: Pokhara

Fly to Pokhara. In the event of bad weather, we may decide to overnight again in Jonsom and fly to Pokhara tomorrow instead.

  • Meals: B
  • Standard Lodging: Lodge

Day 15 : Fly to Kathmandu

Visiting: Kathmandu

Fly to Kathmandu where you are met on arrival and transferred to your hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Meals: B
  • Standard Lodging: Hotel Tibet

Day 16 : Kathmandu

Visiting: Kathmandu

Free day in Kathmandu. We recommend you build in a free day just in case weather causes flight delays or flight cancellations due to inclement weather somewhere along your trip.

  • Meals: B
  • Standard Lodging: Hotel Tibet

Day 17 : Departure

Visiting: Kathmandu

Transfer to Kathmandu Airport and depart.

  • Meals: B

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