Short and Scenic Annapurna Trekking

Short and Scenic Annapurna Trekking
07 days

Short and Scenic Annapurna Trekking, an enjoyable country walks on the foothills of massive Annapurna Himalaya with daily views of giant peaks during your time on this marvelous journey. An ideal holiday destination for all age groups and travelers suitable for beginners on treks around Himalaya as well for family-school / college groups and corporate people with short limited holiday duration but with dreams to be close to Himalayan mountains, this will be the right choice and perfect options. Starting with the exciting driving journey towards Nepal Mid West to reach at the scenic and renowned touristic Pokhara city one of the most picturesque place in all Himalaya region and probably in this planet earth, where the climate
of warm sub-tropical temperatures, yet close to snow-capped mountains views within a mere distance of some 30 k.m. as the crow flies.

Short and Scenic Annapurna Trekking, From Pokhara heading to green hills covered within the thick forest of tall rhododendron-oaks-magnolia and pines trees encountering lovely farm villages of Gurung ethnic hill tribes of Annapurna region with fascinating culture and age-old heritage.

As walk proceeds facing views of Annapurna Himalaya with majestic Machapuchare Himal ‘Fish Tail’ with overnights in local lodges with rooms facing views of mountains and beautiful landscapes, and then finally ending our marvelous country walks with a drive back to Pokhara.

In Pokhara enjoy a day with an interesting tour of great interest that fascinates you around the lovely spot with views of Annapurna that reflects on its calm lakes of Phewa and Begnas.

Short and Scenic Annapurna Trekking concludes with a scenic and short flight back to Kathmandu after a fascinating time on hills of Annapurna Himalaya with grand excellent services of Nepal Base Camp Trekking.

Trip info

SHORT AND SCENIC ANNAPURNA TREKKING
‘a moderate scenic adventure on the mid hills in the shade of Annapurna Himalaya’

Highlights:

“Daily impressive views of Annapurna and magnificent Machapuchare Himal ‘Fish Tail Peak’
Explore Gurung traditional farm villages interwoven with Buddhist religion and age-old culture
Walking into cool shade alpine woodland of tall rhododendron-magnolia-oaks and pine trees
Wonderful tour around scenic Pokhara at places of interest with ever-present Annapurna Himalaya”

Trip Profile:

Mode of Trek / Tours:                         On hotels and lodge on treks
Trekking duration:                               2 nights and 3 days (Pokhara to Pokhara)
Highest Elevation:                                2,050 mon top Pritam Deurali on route Landruk.
Total Trip:                                              06 Nights and 07 Days (Kathmandu to Kathmandu)
Season:                                                  Nearly all season except monsoon wet months of July and August

Outline Itinerary:

Day 01:  Arrival in Kathmandu-Nepal and transfer to hotel.
Day 02:  Drive to Pokhara 860 m - 05 hrs journeys.
Day 03:  Drive to Kande village and trek to Potana 1,900 m via Australian Camp 2,030 m - 04 hrs
Day 04:  Trek to Landruk 1,460 m - 05 hrs.
Day 05:  Trek downhill to Sibai /Kyami and the drive back to Pokhara.
Day 06:  Morning tour around Pokhara and fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 07:  Transfer of International Flight Homeward Bound.

Itinerarys

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Detail Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu-Nepal and transfer to hotel.
On arrival in Kathmandu capital city and hub of Nepal received by our guide and staff and then transfer to your hotel in the heart of Kathmandu, with time for group briefing and information regarding your trip in Nepal where evening includes welcome dinner in a nice authentic Nepalese restaurant with folk programs to entertain you during dinner.

Day 02:  Drive to Pokhara 860 m - 06 hrs journeys.
The morning after breakfast starts our enjoyable drive to reach at Nepal’s popular and leading touristic destination at Pokhara, after an interesting drive past many villages and towns reaching Pokhara and transfer to a nice hotel by the serene Phewa Lake. Afternoon free for walks around the lakeside with interesting shops and stores includes world-class restaurants with close views of Annapurna mountain range and the stunning peak of Machapuchare Himal “The Fish Tail”.

Day 03: Drive to Kande village and trek to Potana 1,900 m via Australian Camp 2,030 m - 04 hrs
Starting our wonderful Short and Scenic Annapurna Trekking, taking a short drive of an hour past Pokhara outskirt to reach at Kande village located on Pokhara and Beni highways.

After getting organized climb on least used trail by other trekkers past farm areas of terrace field, offering views of Annapurna peaks and valley below, and then into the cool shade of green alpine forest to reach the ridge top at Thulo Kharka or Australian Camp.

This fabulous spot offers marvelous views of Annapurna and Manaslu range of mountains.

From this lovely spot walk downhill into the cool shade of forest to Potana offering a super panorama of Annapurna Himalaya and Manaslu range including majestic Mt. Machapuchare “Fish Tail”. 

Day 04: Trek to Landruk 1,460 m - 05 hrs.
After a pleasant overnight at Potana village with fantastic views, walk begins on the main trekking trail reaching at Pitam Deurali with super views of landscapes and snow-clad peaks. After Deurali heading downhill to reach a nice village of Tolka and then towards Landruk village with awesome views of Annapurna South and Huinchuli peaks.

Day 05:  Trek downhill to Sibai /Kyami and the drive back to Pokhara.
Catching views of snow-clad peaks walk downhill towards Modi River to reach Kyami also known as Sibai village where our walk ends taking few hour drives back to Pokhara with time in the afternoon for individual activities.

Day 06: Morning tour around Pokhara and fly back to Kathmandu.
Early morning a short drive to Sarankot hilltop famous viewpoints for striking sunrise over a range of mountains from Dhaulagiri-Annapurna to Mt. Manaslu with aerial views of Pokhara green valley and Lake Phewa, a popular spot for Para-Gliding as well.

After catching the views of sunrise and mountains back to the hotel with a sightseeing tour of Pokhara at places of interest.

In Pokhara tour of Seti Gorge, Davids / Devi or Pathle Chhago Water Falls- visit Peace Stupa and around Pokhara local markets away from the main touristic area.

Afternoon transfer to Pokhara airport for a scenic short flight of half hour to land at Kathmandu and transfer back to your respective hotels.  

Day 07: International departure for homeward bound.
As per your international flight time depart from the hotel, our guide, and staff transfers you to airport for your flight back home or to next respective destination, after an enjoyable and memorable time on Short and Scenic Annapurna Trekking with great service of Base Camp Trekking.

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  • Lyle Clancy, 4.50 / 5 (6 votes)
    Name : Lyle Clancy

    In October 2014, 2015 I completed another wonderful family trek in Nepal to Langtang and Gosainkund lakes thanks to Sappa and his company “Nepal Base…

  • Christian Bank, 4 / 5 (6 votes)
    Name : Christian Bank

    German Language: Wir haben mit Sappa und einem Träger im Mai 2011 eine elftägige Trekking Tour durch die Langtang und Helambu Region gemacht. Wir sind…

  • Adriano Rosa
    Adriano Rosa, 4.50 / 5 (6 votes)
    Name : Adriano Rosa

    Sappa é o cara. Visitei o Nepal em duas ocasiões. Na primeira ele foi meu guia no circuito Annapurna, onde caminhamos por 21 dias. Na…

  • Lucie, 4.13 / 5 (15 votes)
    Name : Lucie

    In October 2015 I went to Nepal for the second time. This time I decided to take my family along, because my previous experience with…

  • Krystof, 3.53 / 5 (17 votes)
    Name : Krystof

    Dear Sappa and friends! I loved our trip to Nepal! Thank you for preparing a delicious food for me, for carrying my backpack, teaching me…

  • Teresa Ojeda, 3 / 5 (23 votes)
    Name : Teresa Ojeda

    Sapa amigo!!!! I can´t tell you how much we think of BEAUTIFUL NEPAL and of YOU! the wonderful time we spent together. We are totally…

  • Renata, 3.21 / 5 (19 votes)
    Name : Renata

    Last year it was my first trip to Asia. I had always dreamt about hiking in Himalayas. I was a bit worried as I turned…

  • Stephan Bank, 4.10 / 5 (10 votes)
    Name : Stephan Bank

    We took an 11-day trekking trip with Sappa and a porter in the Langtang and Helambu region in Mai 2011. We entered Langtang valley at…

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Client Reviews

  • Lyle Clancy, 4.50 / 5 (6 votes)
    Name : Lyle Clancy

    In October 2014, 2015 I completed another wonderful family trek in Nepal to Langtang and Gosainkund lakes thanks to Sappa and his company “Nepal Base…

  • Christian Bank, 4 / 5 (6 votes)
    Name : Christian Bank

    German Language: Wir haben mit Sappa und einem Träger im Mai 2011 eine elftägige Trekking Tour durch die Langtang und Helambu Region gemacht. Wir sind…

  • Adriano Rosa
    Adriano Rosa, 4.50 / 5 (6 votes)
    Name : Adriano Rosa

    Sappa é o cara. Visitei o Nepal em duas ocasiões. Na primeira ele foi meu guia no circuito Annapurna, onde caminhamos por 21 dias. Na…

  • Lucie, 4.13 / 5 (15 votes)
    Name : Lucie

    In October 2015 I went to Nepal for the second time. This time I decided to take my family along, because my previous experience with…

  • Krystof, 3.53 / 5 (17 votes)
    Name : Krystof

    Dear Sappa and friends! I loved our trip to Nepal! Thank you for preparing a delicious food for me, for carrying my backpack, teaching me…

  • Teresa Ojeda, 3 / 5 (23 votes)
    Name : Teresa Ojeda

    Sapa amigo!!!! I can´t tell you how much we think of BEAUTIFUL NEPAL and of YOU! the wonderful time we spent together. We are totally…

  • Renata, 3.21 / 5 (19 votes)
    Name : Renata

    Last year it was my first trip to Asia. I had always dreamt about hiking in Himalayas. I was a bit worried as I turned…

  • Stephan Bank, 4.10 / 5 (10 votes)
    Name : Stephan Bank

    We took an 11-day trekking trip with Sappa and a porter in the Langtang and Helambu region in Mai 2011. We entered Langtang valley at…