Short Annapurna Trekking Trails

Short Annapurna Trekking Trails

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Duration Duration
9 Days
Start and End Point Start/End Point
Kathmandu/Kathmandu
Best Seasons Best Seasons
Mar-Jun, Sep-Dec
Trip Grade Trip Grade
Easy
Nature of Trip Nature of Trip
Trekking
Meals Meals
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Car Transportation
Car
Maximum Altitude Max. Altitude
3200m Poon Hill
Accommodation Accommodation
Guest House, Hotel, Resort.
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Short Annapurna Trekking Trails Highlights of Short Annapurna Trekking Trails

  • The best view ever
  • Ethnic community and their vibrant culture
  • Mt. Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail and surrounding peaks
  • Terraced green hillside
  • Wonderful ethnic hospitality of the Gurung community.

Overview Of Short Annapurna Trekking Trails

Short Annapurna Trekking trails highlight the best season of 2021 and 2022 are as easy excursions in the lower Annapurna Conservation area of Nepal. Hiking in Annapurna trails is popular also for family groups due to the outstanding Himalayan views, easy altitude, and wonderful hospitality. As the trek can be done in less than a week, trekkers can join the city tour and jungle safari trip being comfortable with the itinerary. Poon hill (3210 meters) is the highest altitude and the best viewpoint of the trek. Similarly, Annapurna has much more family trekking and pilgrimage tour trail including Around Annapurna, Mardi Himal Trekking Trail, Muktinath trekking trail, Nar Phu Valley, Annapurna Base Camp, Upper Mustang trekking trail, and Jeep tour. Let us know by Email or WhatsApp at +977-9851033819 now.

Annapurna short trekking trails are embarked from Nayapul, which is a gateway to various trekking areas in Annapurna. It goes through the terraced hillside and fields, where the ethnic villages are located on each side Of the trail. The steep uphill trail begins to climb to Ulleri and the trail becomes peaceful and isolated which is dominated by the dense rhododendron forest. Ghorepani is an ethnic Magar village that lies at the bottom of Poon Hill. Climbing through the stone staircase, Poon Hill offers magnificent views of Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), II, III, IV, Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Holy Mt. Fishtail, Nilgiri, Himchuli, and the neighboring peaks. The golden sunrise view over these outstanding white peaks takes your breath away with its incredible magic. Tadapani and Ghandruk are other Gurung villages, which are one of the ethnic groups of Nepal and forward in hospitality. The Gurung museum of Ghandruk village is widely renowned and also it offers an antique taste of traveling in the countryside that has become an enticing part of the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking.

Annapurna Short Trekking trails can be done throughout the year, but spring and autumn are the best preferable seasons. With the arrangement of ACAP permit, TIMS, professional guide, and supporting teams, Boundless Adventure arranges such trek. It is also suitable for the family trekking destination of Nepal, who wants to hike in an easy and lower altitude trail of Annapurna.


Tailor-Made Trip and Departure of Annapurna Short Trekking trails 

Annapurna Short Trekking is an easy trip that begins in Kathmandu and Pokhara. Normally drive or fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara and overnight at Pokhara. Start by car drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and carry on,

We have some fixed departures for this trek according to the best trekking seasons. Despite that, we also organize the trekking on your suitable date. When you inform us about the customize date and itinerary, we organize the best tailor-made trip for you from Kathmandu.


Accommodations of Annapurna Short Trekking trails

When you are in Kathmandu and Pokhara, you can choose from standard to five-star categories of the hotel but during the Annapurna, Short Trek, clean with basic accommodation lodges are available, which is also known as the tea house. We arrange the lodge with every trekker staying in the guest house or Tea house, there are basic facilities except then warm wooden hitting on dining and hot water for shower in winter.


Meals on Annapurna Short Trekking trails

Breakfast will be included in Kathmandu and Pokhara and breakfast, lunch and dinner are included in the trekking. Although you will be on the mountain, you can have varieties of meals that can be selected from the menu. From typical Nepali meal to Indian and continental items are available in every tea houses or restaurants during the Annapurna Short Trekking.

We suggest you be vegetarian, have dinner and breakfast at the same guest house where you are staying during the trekking.


Drinking-Water along the way of Annapurna Short Trekking trails 

Normally, you can get mineral water every 20 minutes to buy and you can have IODINE tables and CHLORINE drops to put into the full bottle of water, to kill all bacteria. These iodine and Chlorine are available in every pharmacy in Nepal.


Physical Condition & Experience Requirements in Annapurna Short Trekking trails 

Being a moderate trek, usual walking about 5 to 6 hours during the trek is sufficient. It is including lunch hour and a short break on the way…(08 to 10 mails Every day) You do need previous trekking experience. Having moderate physical fitness is suitable for the trek. But, your conditions of health consultants’ advice should be followed by your doctors. Our team brings first-aid medical kits during the trek still needs to have them on your own.


Best trekking season on Annapurna Short Trekking trails

The best season to trek to the Annapurna base camp March to Jun and September to December. The temperature is moderate in these seasons ( but the temperature is changing every year due to globally warmer) in fact guarantees amazing views through the trip. Although the trek can be undertaken during the winter, the cold temperature might not be suitable for everyone.


Trip Important of Annapurna Short Trekking trails 

We, the team of agency organize the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking with the best arrangements. However, there can be some issues due to weathers are beyond our control. Heavy rainfall and landslides can extend the trip, but it is very little chance.


TIMS and Permit of Annapurna Short Trekking trails 

TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) and Permit are necessary for the legal trekkers. Every trekker needs to send us a copy of their passport and one photo to make the TIMS and Annapurna permits However, the original passport is no need for the Annapurna area. But you need to have a Nepal visa with you.


Trekking equipment of Annapurna Short Trekking trails

Necessary to have a down jacket and Sleeping bag with you while you are trekking in the Annapurna area at any time of the year. If you feel uncomfortable carrying such trekking equipment, you will rent it here in Kathmandu and Pokhara.

Additional Information of Annapurna Short Trekking trails 

Our team is ready to assist you with trip service and providing authentic information at the time you need it. If you need further information, please, do not hesitate to email us or call us or WhatsApp us at +977 9851033819

 

Itinerary Short Annapurna Trekking Trails Itinerary

01

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to hotel.

  • Car Car
    15 m
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Kathmandu
  • Altitude Altitude
    1380m

Welcome to Nepal, Our company representative receives you at the international airport and drive to the hotel. You will be given a short briefing about the programs on the following days while you are check-in into the Hotel, Overnight at the hotel.

View from Kathmandu airport
View from Kathmandu airport, Nepal

 

02

Day 02: Drive to Pokhara by car

  • Car Car
    5 hours
  • Food Food
    L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Pokhara
  • Altitude Altitude
    810m

After breakfast in the Hotel, a car drives to Pokhara through the winding road of Prithvi Highway, you will get a chance to see the lifestyles throughout the Highway and also the green hills. Reaching Pokhara, transfer to the hotel, and rest. Overnight at the hotel.

Road trip to Pokhara
Road trip to Pokhara, Nepal

03

Day 03: Drive to Nayapul and then trek to Tikhedhunga (1577m).

  • Car Car
    1.5 Hours
  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    3
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Guest House
  • Location Place
    Tikhedhunga
  • Altitude Altitude
    1577m

From Pokhara, drive to Nayapul after breakfast, which takes about an hour. Then, it is about 3 hours trek to Tikhedhunga, the first day’s destination via Birethanti. The route is gentle and goes through the terraced hillside. Few houses can be seen scattered and passing Hile, Tikhedhunga arrives. Overnight at lodge.

Driving To Naya Pool.
Driving To Naya Pool by car

04

Day 04: Trek to Ghorepani (2750m).

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    5
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Guest house
  • Location Place
    Ghorepani
  • Altitude Altitude
    2750m

With a good morning breakfast, begin to walk through the stone staircase and cross the suspension bridge. The steep trail begins that lasts for a couple of hours, passing Ulleri and Banthanti. The gradual trek begins from here as the trail is dominated by the rhododendron forest. Passing a few tea houses on the way, the entrance of the Ghorepani appears. This small town is populated by my Magar ethnic community. Overnight at lodge.

The Ghorepani Trekking Hotel
The Ghorepani Trekking Hotel Annapurna

05

Day 05: Hike to Poon Hill (3200m) and trek to Tadapani

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    6
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Lodge
  • Location Place
    Tadapani
  • Altitude Altitude
    2630m

It’s time to get up early in the morning to hike to Poon Hill (3210 meters), which is the best viewpoint for the sunrise view over the white mountain Vistas, including MT. Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail, and the surroundings. Descending to Ghorepani, have breakfast and begin to trek through the steep ascending through the rhododendron forest. With some up and down trails via Deurali and Banthanti, reach Tadapani. Overnight at lodge.

Poon Hill Short Annapurna Trekking Trails
Poon Hill view of Short Annapurna Trekking Trails

06

Day 06: Trek to Ghandruk (1940m).

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    3
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Ghandruk
  • Altitude Altitude
    1940m

Today’s short and steep downhill trek begins from Tadapani after breakfast. It is a continual climb down through the rhododendron forest. The trail is fine but steep. Reaching Bhaisikharka, take a short rest and trek down to Ghandruk, which is a short descent. Ghandruk is a famous Gurung village in Annapurna for the folk culture, Gurung museum, outstanding Himalayan views,

Photo of Ghandruk village
Ghandruk village Image

and ethnic hospitality. Overnight at lodge.

 

07

Day 07: Trek to nayapool and drive back to Pokhara.

  • Jeep Jeep
    1.5 hours
  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    4
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Resort, Hotel
  • Location Place
    Pokhara
  • Altitude Altitude
    830m

Beginning to trek down through the terraced hillside trail, the trail leads to Kimchi. Jeep can be found from there. Another option is to trek gradually to Birethanti and exit from Annapurna Conservation Area checking point, drive further to Pokhara from Nayapool, which is about an hour drive to get into Pokhara. Overnight at the hotel.

Note: If you are lack of time, you may a jeep direct to Pokhara. It will take 3 hours to Get into Pokhara and fly to Kathmandu.

Ghandruk to Pokhara trekking
Ghandruk to Pokhara trekking

 

08

Day 08: Fly back to Kathmandu.

  • Flight Flight
    20 m
  • Food Food
    B
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Kathmandu
  • Altitude Altitude
    1380

Have a warm breakfast in Hotel and departure to the Pokhara airport, The driving destination is 10 minutes away from your hotel to Pokhara airport. We suggest taking a morning flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu because of the best views of the Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and many unnamed peaks. We pick you up from Kathmandu domestic airport and transfer you to the hotel, you have the rest of the time for your personal use. Overnight at the hotel.

Airport in Pokhara
Pokhara airport

 

 

09

Day 09: Departure.

  • Car Car
    15m
  • Food Food
    Breakfast
  • Location Place
    Kathmandu
  • Altitude Altitude
    1380m

Have breakfast in Hotel and On your departure, our representative drops you are the airport. Thank you for letting us serve you. Have a nice trip ahead.

Please, noted: Check-out time in Hotel is 12:00 Noon.

Airport of Kathmandu
Nepal airport

 

Includes and Excludes Includes/Excludes

Cost Includes

  • Airport picks up and drops by private car /van/bus.
  • Three-star Categories Hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara, according to the itinerary.
  • Full board package trip with three times meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Tea or coffee with every meal.
  • Accommodations during the trekking,
  • Government licensed holder, experienced English-speaking Guide. One porter for two peoples.
  • Accommodation, salary, insurance, and equipment for trekking staff.
  • Annapurna trekking permits and TIMS permits.
  • Surface ground transfer by Car or Plane
  • All government taxes.
  • Per person, one trekking map.
  • Per person one breathable T-shirt.
  • One carry bag for two people.
  • Sleeping Bags
  • Down Jackets

Cost Excludes

  • Bar bills
  • Mineral water to drink
  • Temple and monastery entrance fee and donation.
  • The rest of the expenses are not mentioned on Price Includes.

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