8 days Annapurna circuit trekking

8 Days Annapurna circuit trekking

Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days is one of the short express trekking in Annapurna lies in Mustang district , Gandaki Province No. 4 . 8 Days Annapurna circuit trek is  known as mini Annapurna circuit trekking  cover up whole Annapurna Thorong la pass trek 5416 m trails from Beshishar to Jomsom . Annapurna trekking opened in 1977 for tourist than Nepal Annapurna circuit trek package become one of the most exciting trekking in Nepal. Trekkers  who wish to  complete the  trekking in Annapurna circuit with in one week this is the best way  to explore their dream in to the reality with high passes of Annapurna trekking destination. 8 days Annapurna circuit trekking tour offer fantastic  Himalayan views of three above 8000m mountains ( Mt. Manaslu 8163m, Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m and Mt. Annapurna I 8091m)  and  23 snowy mountains with touch of beautiful Manang valley and Rain shadow zone mustang trekking destination.

8 days Annapurna circuit trek distance 147 km from Beshishar Chame to Jomsom. Annapurna circuit trekking difficulty level is strenuous therefore trekkers should know details of Annapurna circuit trip information before heading to the relevant areas. Now a days doable express trek to Annapurna circuit with in 5 days begin at Manang and end at Muktinath. Annapurna Thorong La pass trek package fit for both novice and experienced trekkers with average level fitness. The highest elevation of 8 days Annapurna round trek -  Thorong la pass 5416 meters from the sea level however our professional trekking guide led your adventure carefully from the begins to end. Annapurna circuit jomsom muktinath trek  discover  the gorges, turbulent rivers, lake, apple garden, natural hot spring,  delightful waterfalls and trans Himalayan zone of Nepal. Tally as Annapurna circuit jeep tour up to the Chame , you will feel Himalayan overland tour in Nepal with best mountains vistas of  Annapurna and Manaslu trekking trails.

If you wish to  the classic Annapurna circuit trekking  , you can extend trip up to the Ghorepani poon hill trek route to Annapurna base camp 4130.   our designed 8 days  Annapurna circuit trek  itinerary applicable for those travelers who wish to do with in short period to explore the trans Himalayan zone to rain shadow trekking destination , Bon culture and experincing the Jomsom Kali Gandaki overland trip. 8 days Annapurna circuit trek price range USD 1350 to USD 1650 which is depend on number of groups, overland by  private jeep or local as well as service provided by local Nepal trekking companies.  Suggested for all travelers  trek through government registered local Nepal trekking company recomended by Lonely planet Nepal travel guide book for the secured journeys in Himalaya. 8 days short Annapurna circuit trekking package is exciting adventure treks for nature and mountain lovers to explore the beautiful Manang and Mustang valley. Autumn and spring is best time trekking in Annapurna circuit  however we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange around the year as per trekkers wish and holiday frame.  

our short Annapurna circuit trekking commence at Chame after 7-8 hours drive from Beshishar. Himalaya Journey Trekking guide led you through beautiful valley Pisang Hunde Manang Yak kharka Thorong Phedi  Thorong la pass 5416m  Muktinath and finally reach the Jomsom. You will have two choices either by flight jomsom to pokhara to pokhara or by overland tour from Jomsom to pokhara.  Jomsom pokhara flight duration only 15 minutes known as Annapurna Himalaya flight and by overland trip to pokhara 8-9 hours drive through world deepest Kali Gandaki gorge , natural hot spring Beni than pokhara. 8  days Annapurna Thorung la pass trekking has been operated since 2013 after build the road in Manang district. Around Annapurna trekking route is tally as top 10th hiking destination in Nepal. we have special Annapurna circuit trek package from USA, German, Australia, Canada , UK and European countries.

8 Days  Annapurna circuit trekking  Major highlights 

  •  Annapurna pass trekking  is renowned trekking tour in Nepal Himalaya explore the incredible diversity of Nepal’s geography and  great views of world’s highest mountains: Dhaulagiri I (7th), Manaslu (8th) and Annapurna I (10th)
  • Trek to Annapurna circuit  explore the gorges, turbulent rivers, lakes, apple garden, natural hot spring,  delightful waterfalls and trans Himalayan zone of Nepal.
  •  Annapurna Thorong la pass 5416m the highest pass of Annapurna trekking trails hiking through Annapurna conservation area project.
  •  Discover the Marshyangdi Valley and Mustang valley in same short trip with Nepal off road driving experiences.
  •  Get acquainted with the Magar, Thakali, Gurung people and their warm hospitality while Treks in Annapurna circuit.

Things to Know before heding to the Annapurna circuit trekking

Travelers should know the Annapurna circuit trek package  before visit in Nepal. For instant travel service call 977- 9851007829

Annapurna circuit trek ditance and Elevation

8 days Annapurna circuit trekking  distance  122km start from Chame via Beshishar – Manang Thorong phedi Thorong la pass and end at Jomsom. Trekkers may extend their journey through Kali Gadaki valley Ghorepani poon hill route up to Pokhara .

The highest elevation of  classic Annapurna circuit trekking is Thorong la pass  5416m /17665 ft from the sea level. Annapurna circuit package trekking is moderate challenging trekking in Nepal Himalayas.

Difficulties of Annapurna circuit trek

8 days Annapurna circuit trek difficulty level moderate  difficult  however  fit for both novice and experienced trekkers.  It means Annapurna circuit  trek in Nepal suitable for those travelers who never involved for Nepal trekking tour .  around Annapurna  trekking with kid will be the perfect choice for family trekking in Nepal Himalayas. 

Tally as best Nepal trekking operator for  Trekking in Annapurna circuit , declared  nothing is the difficulties of  Nepal Annapurna Thorong la pass trekking  while choose the 8 days Annapurna circuit  package trekking gradually ascend from Chame.

Meals and Accommodation on Annapurna circuit trek routes

Accommodation on  Annapurna circuirt trekking   route has normal  hotels run by local people of Annapurna   region . You will get enough  lodging facilities with attached and common bathrooms.

Verities of delicious available meals on whole trek to Annapurna circuit trek trails.. The professional chef will deliverer meals  on your request such as Nepalese , Tibetan, Indian, Chinese  American, European and continental.

Permits for classic  Annapurna circuit trek

Trekking to Annapurna circuit  required two different trekking permit – Annapurna conservation area project  permit (ACAP Permit) and Trekkers management system ( TIMS permit ) .

TIMS permit and ACAP  permit issue at Bhrikutimandap, Kathmandu  Nepal. Now a days some of the Annapurna treks route charge the municipality permit too such as Annapurna Mardi Himal trekking route.

Packing list for Annapurna circuit trek package

Annapurna cirucit trek equipment is most important belongings to get the high Himalayan pass . without Annapurna circuit trek packing list unable to reach the Thorng la pass trek route so Around Annapurna trek equipment play vital role to reach the destination . Following are packing lists forAnnapurna cirucit package  trekking :

  • Trekking bag pack
  • Waterproof cover for a daypack
  • Water bottles or hydration bladder (i.e., CamelBak)
  • Sleeping bag rated to -18°C/ 0°F (available for rental if you’re trekking Everest Base Camp through Himalaya Journey Trekking)
  • Trekking poles
  • Trekking boots
  • Headlamp with extra batteries
  • Lightweight water filter or iodine water tablets (personal preference)
  • Hand warmers
  • Travel pillow or pillowcase
  • Stuff sacks for dirty clothes/shoes
  • Sleeping bag liner (optional) Moisture-wicking long-sleeve t-shirts (2)
  • Moisture-wicking short-sleeve t-shirt (1)
  • Heavy fleece or down jacket
  • Gortex or waterproof jacket with hood
  • Windbreaker
  • Rain poncho
  • Fleece pants
  • Trekking pants (2)
  • Hiking shorts (2)
  • Waterproof pants
  • Long underwear (2)
  • Underwear (10)
  • Light inner gloves/glove liners
  • Insulated wool or down mittens/gloves
  • Sunglasses
  • Broad-brimmed hat
  • Neck gaiter or bandana (for sun protection)
  • Wool hat or balaclava (should cover ears)
Annapurna circuit trek Itineraries

Annapurna circuit trek itinerary designed by travelers choice and holiday schedule .  Itinerary for around Annapurna  trek choose by your time frame. we have  5 days Annapurna circuit  trekking , 14 days Annapurna circuit trek , 19 days Annapurna circuit   trekking  start from Beshishar 

The best season for Annapurna Thorong La pass trek package

The best time  for Annapurna circuit  trek from September to December in autumn season and  February to May in spring season however round Annapurna  trek doable all season it means winter and monsoon season too.

Winter Annapurna circuit trek  doable  with icy and crystal clear Himalayan views of whole Annapurna  treks routes.

Monsoon season Annapurna circuit trekking is slightly less visibility due to the raining season in Nepal . hence only few travelers take the  Annapurna ciruit  trek package during this season

Conclusion: Trekking in Annapurna circuit  for all season is Himalaya Journey Trekking slogan it means Annapurna circuit  tour doable whole year as per travelers holiday schedule.

Annapurna circuit trekking cost

Annapurna circuit trek cost is determined by the numbers of trekkers as well as private and group join basis trip. Also Annapurna Throng pass hiking cost is depending on choice of service budget and luxuries. Budget Annapurna Thorong La pass trekking  cost start from USD1450 and Luxury Trekking to Annapurna   cost USD 3350 per person. Treks in Annapurna  circuit  route has various type of the hotel accommodation normal lodge trek to five star hotel lodgings such as  Jomsom Mountain Resort , Jomsom Oms Home , Royal Mustang hotel so Annapurna  circuit trekking cost  belongs to the service, accommodation and local Nepal trekking companies.

Guide and porter hiring service for Mount Annapurna  circuit trek  is budget options. Trekking guide cost for Annapurna circuit  package treking  USD 30 to 35 per day and Porter hiring service USD 25 to USD28  but their insurance and local company service charge will be extra. Annapurna circuit  trek cost for Indian passport holders are cheaper then foreign nationals because of cost quote on Nepalese rupees for Indian citizens

Why 8 Days Annapurna circuit trekking with Himalaya Journey Treks

  • Secured online booking and reservation system
  • Tailoring Annapurna circuit trek Itinerary
  • 32 Years + Experienced and professional trekking, tour guide, drivers and staff entire the trip
  • No hidden cost for the 8 days Annapurna circuit trek   package 
  • Authorized local Nepal trekking company recommended by Lonely planet travel guide book Nepal  and Rough guide book
  • 24/7 service and last minute around Annapurna  trek booking facilities
  • All exclusive Annapurna Thorong La pass trekking  package as requested by customer
  • Emphasis on quality service and guest take care for the 99.9% success the Trek in Annapurna  circuit package
  • Private and group join basis Annapurna circuit jomsom Muktinath trek package  as per traveler’s holiday frame
  • Flexibility for extend the trip as per traveler’s requirements
  • Providing hygienic meals and best accommodation on the  Trekking to Annapurna circuit  trails  as per requested by trekkers.
  • Instant Helicopter rescue service as per  trekkers’ requirement for Health conscious
  • Easy communication via (Email, WhatsApp, Viber , messenger , WeChat, Viber, Skype, Zoom) and phone 977- 9851007829  / 977-014983184
  • Advance booking system.

Related trip information about 8 Days Annapurna  circuit Muktinath trek

How difficult is  this trek ?

Hike in Annapurna circuit  is express short treks in Annapurna region. Good physical is required for the trip. This trek gradually ascend  from low level elevation from  Beshishar 823m  so trekkers continuation doable this trip without any difficulties.

When is the best time to do the Trekking Annapurna Thorong la pass    ?

Autumn (From mid-September to November and Spring (March to May) are the best time to do this trek  but we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange around the year as per your holiday frame .. June to August (monsoon) is the rainy months  and Himalayan views may not clear and trekking trails are slippery . Winter season (December – February) is too cold and temperature almost minus even though  doable with our professional team

Trekking permit required for  Around Annapruna  trek package  ?

Two  different trekking permit required for this trek ( Annapurna conservation area project   permit  and  TIMS permit ) then trekkers may treks to Annapurna ttrekking trails.

How many hours need to walk each day?

Minimum 5 -6   hours need to walk each day except the Annapurna Thorung la pass (7-8 hours) but it is depend on the your speed but HJT team always suggest walk slow but continuation that make sense to reach the Annapurna trekking trip   destination . Annapurna  trek  map has also clear vision one to next destination. 

How to find the best and reliable Nepal trekking companies for this  trek?

It is hard to find the best and reliable Nepal trekking companies for trekking in Nepal  if you just surfing via google or internet so trekkers should know Nepal trekking company legal documents, service, reputation either recommended in international travel guide book such as Lonely planet guide book, Rough guide book etc sometime free lance trekking guide, operator or illegal Nepal trekking agency also show up their website and sale the trekking it means beware from illegal operation that make your holiday hazards.



Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m, transfer to hotel , 8 days Annapurna circuit Jomsom trek  briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: After breakfast, Kathmandu by  local jeep drive to  Chame (2713m) Drive approximately 8-9 hours

Day 03: Chame trek to Pisang (3185m)approximately 5-6 hours

Day 04: Pisang trek to Manang (3440m)approximately 4-5 hours

Day 05: Manang acclimatization /Rest day ..During this day you can hike up to Ice lake or Tea shop near by Gangapurna base camp from where you will see panoramic Himalayan scenery including Mt.Manaslu, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Gangapurna, Pisang peak, Thorung peak, Peak 38 etc and overnight at manang village.

Day 06: Manang trek to Yak kharka (4210m)

Day 07: Yak kharka to Thorung phedi (4640m)/ Thorung High camp (4800m)approximately 5-6

Day 08: Thorung phedi (4640m)/ Thorung High camp (4800m) via Thorung La pass(5416m)  trek to Muktinath.(3802m)approximately 6-7 hours

Day 09: Muktinath via  Kagbeni (2840m) trek to Jomsom (2567m)approximately 5-6 hours

Day 10: After breakfast, Jomsom fly back to pokhara (915m) fly approximately 25 minutes only, transfer to pokhara hotel.. overnight at pokhara

Day 11: After breakfast, Pokhara Kathmandu by tourist bus or by flight . by tourist bus 5-6 hours drive and by flight 35 minutes only. Transfer to hotel. Overnight at Kathmandu

Day 12: After breakfast, Himalaya Journey tour guide will take to for historical monuments sightseeing in kathmandu valley such as Boudhhanath stupa : visit Bodhnath Stupa, one of the best Buddhist shrines in the world, where we observe Buddhist monks in prayer in the monasteries surrounding the stupa than visit Pashupatinath temple: the most famous Hindu temple in the country, located on the banks of the holy Bagmati River. Here you see Hindu holy men (sadhus) meditating, pilgrims bathing and occasionally funeral pyres burning on the ghats. Kathmandu durbar square: you will enjoy with different Hindus Temple , Goddes Kumari, legend of kathmadu valley etc and in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel..

Day 13: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities , Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition's representative will drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward journeys or if you have time to stay in Nepal will arrange any other trip such as Chitwan Junlge safari tour, Lumbini tour, Chitwan jungle safari tour , river rafting etc.

Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days Cost:

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Service includes:-

  • Airport pick up and transfer to hotel.
  • Three night accommodation in Kathmandu on BB basis ( 3 star category hotel) on twin sharing as mentioned in itinerary
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly Government license holder trekking Guide.
  • Trekking porter /sherpa who will carry your bag pack during the trekking.(two person will get one trekking sherpa/ porter).
  • Kathmandu to  Chame overland transportation by bus / jeep  as mentioned itinerary
  • Trekking accomodation in Tea house / Lodge entire the trekking
  • Three time meal during the trekking Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
  • Desert /fruit after having diner as company provide
  • Trekker's Information Management system (TIMS)
  • Annapurna conservation Area project (ACAP) permit
  • jomsom to pokhara flight ticket as mentioned in itinerary
  • One night hotel accomodation in pokhara on BB basis ( three star catagory hotel) as mentioned in itinerary
  • Pokhara Kathmandu overland transporation by tourist bus as mentioned in itinerary 
  • Kathmandu valley tour with guided trip as mentioned in itinerary
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour with private vehicle as mentioned in itinerary
  • All program as mentioned in itinerary
  • Overland transportation
  • Trekking guide both way flight ticket
  • Insurance for Nepalese staff. ( Trekking guide,  and porters)
  • Guide and porter fares and taxes.Government Tax and office service charge.
  • Airport drop

Service Excludes:-

  • Lunch & Dinner during Kathmandu & Pokhara stay
  • International flight ticket
  • Nepal entry visa fee US$ 40 (duration 60 days from date of issue)- you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu.
  • Disembarkation Airport Tax in Nepal -  approx. US$ 24. al equipments
  • High risk medical insurance
  • Entrance fees while sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley.
  • Alcoholic beverage and telephone calls
  • Hot drinks, Soft drinks such as cola, mineral water
  • Nepal Visa Fee
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed
  • Purely personal nature expenses
  • Tipping /Tips(Tipping is Expected).

Annapurna circuit trekking Equipments

  • Trekking Bag pack.
  • Trekking day bag.( Small handbag)
  • Trekking shoes.
  • Sports shoes or sandal.
  • Trekking stick.
  • Trekking Hat, cat
  • Trekking woollen cap.
  • Trekking jacket Gore tax/ flees jacket.
  • Pullover or warm sweeter.
  • Raincoat.
  • 4/5 pairs of good qualities shock .
  • Hand gloves.
  • 2/3 pairs of Trekking trousers
  • 3/4 pairs of Trekking shirts .
  • 3/4 pairs of Underwear
  • Eye glass
  • Water bottle.
  • Sleeping bag.
  • Flash or Torch light.
  • Camera and batteries.
  • Sun cream.


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Useful Information:

Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days is one of the short express trekking in Annapurna . 8 days Nepal Annapurna circuit trek is  known as mini Annapurna circuit trekking  cover up whole Annapurna Thorong la pass trekking 5416 m trails from Beshishar to Jomsom .Trekkers  who wish to  complete the  trekking in Annapurna circuit with in one week this is the best way  to explore their dream in to the reality with high passes of Annapurna trekking destination. Express Annapurna circuit trekking offer fantastic  Himalayan views of three above 8000m mountains ( Mt. Manaslu 8163m, Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m & Mt. Annapurna I 8091m)  & 23 snowy mountains with touch of beautiful Manang valley & Rain shadow zone mustang trekking destination. Annapurna circuit hiking  distance 147 km from Beshishar Chame to Jomsom. Annapurna circuit trek difficulty level is strenuous thus trekkers should know details of Annapurna circuit trek information before heading to the relevant areas.

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