Annapurna sanctuary trekking

Annapurna sanctuary trekking

Annapurna sanctuary trekking is one of  most popular trekking in Annapurna. Nepal Annapurna sanctuary trek follow the  Annapurna base camp trekking route with  Ghorepani poon hill up to the jomsom muktinath trekking trails. Trekking in Annapurna sanctuary combine three different trekking route – Annapurna  base camp Ghorepani poon hill Jomsom Muktinath trekking destination and  trekkers will enjoy clear mountains views from different angle all Annapurna and Dhulagiri Himalayan range as well as cover up Natural hot spring through deepest Kali gandaki gorge with breathtaking Ruptse water fall continue ascending Kali gandaki valley to Mutkinath temple. Nepal Annapurna sanctuary treks take to you core of Annapurna trekking destination for explore the Natural hot spring, world depeest Kali gandaki gorge and the Muktinath temple. Annapurna sanctuary hiking distance 256km from Pokhara ABC to Jomsom. 

Nepal Annapurna sanctuary trekking  touch to the Annapurna circuit trekking destination  as well as  Mustang trekking trails ( Rain shadow and controlled Nepal trekking route) . March , April, September , October & November are best month for trek in Annapurna sanctuary but we Himalaya Journey Trekking and Expedition arrange Annapurna sanctuary trek as per trekkers / travelers wish and holiday schedule. Almost cover half  of Annapurna region trekking trail with two high Himalayan views so it catagorized as Annapurna view trekking trail. If you want to make trip shorter then this trip just log on:Annapurna base camp trekking  HJT create Annapurna sanctuary trekking itinerary with own designed but trekkers may extend their journey as mentioned Annapurna sanctuary trek map . Annapurna sanctuary hiking doesn't necessary prior trekking experience  but good physical fitnss is essential.

Annapurna sanctuary trek  begins in the Phedi after an hour drive from Pokhara valley. Himalaya Journey Trekking guide led you through the beautiful village of Gurung people. After 1 hour 30 minute walk , you will reach the Dhampus from where you will see beautiful Himalayan views of whole Annapurna region including the Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m, Mt. Annapurna 8091m. Trail continue ascend till Deurali then descend to Landruk , Tolkha and finally reach the Jhinu danda where you will enjoy with natural hot spring. Trail continue ascend Chhomorung village , the junction of Annapurna base camp trekking trail. Trail continue led through lush valley of Bambo , Dovan, Himalayan Hotel, Machhapuchhare base camp and finally achieve the destination to Annapurna base camp. The Dhampus Ridge gives us our first good views of the mountains and, as we pass through local farming communities, the vista becomes more impressive.

Trail continue return same way until Chhomorung village then ascend to Ghorepani. Early Morning HJT trekking guide take to you Ghorepani poon hill 310m which best view point center of Annapurna sanctuary treks then  trek continue descend  to natural hot spring /Tatopani then trekking ascend via Ghasa- Tukuche Marpha village (one of the best apple garden in Nepal) up to Muktinath where you will see /enjoy as Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage trekking tour. After excursion around Muktinath temple , return journey to Jomsom than fly back to pokhara for onward journey in Nepal . Probably Annapurna sanctuary trekking is the best way to explore Annapurna Himalayas from both side as well as perfect destination in Annapurna trekking region.Annapurna sanctuary trek is fit for both adventure travelers and nature explores with amazing life time experience with Himalaya Journey trekking Nepal.

Annapurna sanctuary trekking highlights

* Annapurna sanctuary trek include three major exciting destination Annapurna base camp, Ghorepani poon hill and pilgrimage point Muktinath / salvation temple
* Explore the Gurung culture and reach the Annapurna circuit trekking trail cover up Mustang trekking route too
* trekking through Natural hot spring , beautiful apple garden of Nepal Marpha and deepest gorge in the world – Kali gandaki gorge
*You can click 360 degree panoramic Himalayan view of whole Annapurna region from Annapurna Ghorepani poon hill
* Explore the Annapurna sanctuary trek trails & amazing mountains vistas of Annapurna trekking

Related trip information for Annapurna Sanctuary trek

Prior experience necessary for this trekking?

Annapurna sanctuary  trek is not challenging trekking but average level of physical fitness is required. Beginners can do this trek as well. No prior experience of trekking / hiking is required but good physical fitness and hiking experience is essential. Anyone with an average level of physicality can do this trek. We Himalaya Journey Trekking always  lay out safety, comfort and good  health of the trekkers. Our packages are professionally generated to ensure a safe trek focusing on acclimatization and stability.

When is the best time to do the Annapurna sanctuary trek  ?

Autumn (From mid-September to November and Spring (March to May) are the best time to do  trekking in Annapurna sanctuary    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  but Annapurna sanctuary treks  doable as it has no high passes trail.

How many days necessary trek in Annapurna sanctuary?

Minimum three weeks holidays needed  trek in Annapurna sanctuary as below designed trek itinerary but if you wish to make shorter then mentioned , doable as per your  holiday frame. Treks in Annapurna sanctuary adjust at least three short treks routes of Annapurna with fantastic Himalayan panorama of whole Annapurna region trekking. We are here to make trip to Annapurna sanctuary with tailor made trip.

 Do you need trekking permit for treks in Annapurna Sanctuary?

Yes, you need to different trekking permit for treks in Annapurna Sanctuary  – Annapurna conservation area project (ACAP) permit and Trekkers information management system (TIMS) permit which you may obtain local Nepal trekking agency.

Do you need trekking guide for Annapurna sanctuary trek?

Highly recommended at least use professional Nepal trekking guide that make your adventure treks to Annapurna sanctuary more enjoyable and memorable because of guide will lead your adventure journey without any difficult even heavy snowfall on the route, know in details about local culture, Himalaya details , trekking path as well as take care of you. Who will take care / responsible if you are missing on the way so for your secure trip in Nepal Himalaya , guide is essential.

How to find the best and reliable Nepal trekking companies for Annapurna sanctuary trekking ?

 It is hard to find the best and reliable Nepal trekking companies for Annapurna sanctuary trekking 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 booketc 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 sanctuary trekking  itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m, transfer to hotel , Annapurna Sanctuary trekking briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: Katmandu to Pokhara by flight or by tourist bus (915m). By tourist bus 5-6 hours and by flight 35 minutes only. HJT will arrange either by flight, by private vehicle or by tourist bus as per your request/ wish. Overnight at pokhara

Day 03: After breakfast, Pokhara by private vehicle drive to phedi(897m)drive approximately 1 hours than trek to Dhampus (1950m) walk approximately 2-3 hours

Day 04: Dhampus trek to Tolka (1750m)walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 05: Tolka trek to Jhinu dada (1870m) where you will enjoy with natural hot spring.walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 06: Jhinu dada trek to Chhomorung (2135m)walk approximately 2-3 hours

Day 07: Chhomorung trek to Dovan.(2250m)walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 08: Dovan trek to Himalaya Hotel.( 3345m)walk approximately 4-5 hours

Day 09: Himalaya Hotel to MBC (fishtail/ Machhapuchhare base camp) (3788m)walk approximately 4-5 hours

Day 10: Machhapuchhare base camp/Fishtail base camp trek to Annapurna Base camp (4130m)walk approximately 2-3 hours

Day 11: Annapurna base camp trek to Himalaya hotel/ Bambo (2910m)walk approximately 4-5 hours

Day 12: Himalaya hotel / Bambo trek to Chhomorung.( 2135m)walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 13: Chhomorung trek to Tadapani. (2015m)

Day 14: Tadapani trek to Ghorepani.(2855m)walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 15: Early in the morning HJT trekking guide will take to you Poon Hill 3210m for superb Himalayan scenery including the Dhaulagiri 8167m, Nilgiri 7041m, Fishtail/Machhapuchhare 6998m, Annapurna I 8091m, Annapurna II 7939m , Annapurna III7555m, Annapurna IV 7525m, Annapurna south 7219m, Hiunchuli 6441m, Lamjung Himal 6986m,Tukuche peak 6920m etc , breakfast at ghorepani and continue trek to Tatopani ( Natural hot spring)(1179m)walk approximately 6-7 hours

Day 16: Tatopani trek to Ghasa (2013m)walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 17: Ghasa trek to Tukuche /Marpha 2591m ( Nepal best Apple garden) (2591m)walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 18: Tukuche/Marpha trek to Kagbeni (2885m)walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 19: Kagbeni to Muktinath Temple( 3802m)walk approximately 3-4 hours

Day 20: Muktinath Temple to Jomsom (2767m)walk approximately 5-6 hours

Day 21: Jomsom fly to pokhara & pokhara valley sightseeing. Jomsom pokhara flight approximately 25 minutes. overnight at pokhara.

Day 22: pokhara back to Kathmandu by tourist bus or Flight.

Day 23: After breakfast, our tour guide will take to for historical monuments sightseeing in kathmandu valley such as Boudhhanath : visit Bodhnath Stupa, one of the biggest Buddhist shrines in the world, where we observe Buddhist monks in prayer in the monasteries surrounding the stupa than visit Pashupatinath: 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 24: After breakfast, relaxing or shopping with own activities than Himalaya Journey Treks & expedition airport representative will drop to you Kathmandu international airport for onward destination or if you have time to stay in Nepal trip will arrange accordingly such as Chitwan jungle safari tour, Lumbini Pokhara Nagarkot tour , Rafting etc.

Annapurna sanctuary trekking Cost: , 

 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
  • Kathmandu pokhara overland transportation by tourist bus as mentioned in itinerary
  • Two night hotel acccomodation in Pokhara on BB basis ( 2 star catagory hotel) on twin sharing as mentioned in itinerary
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly Government license holder trekking Guide.
  • Required trekking porter/sherpa who will carry your bag pack during the trekking. ( two person will get one trekking porter ( 1 porter carry 30 kg as per rule and regulation of Nepal workers Union )
  • Trekking accomodation in Tea house / Lodge as mentioned in itinerary 
  • Pokhara to Naypul overland transportation by private vehicle as mentioned in itinerary 
  • 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 permit (ACAP) permit 
  • Pokhara jomsom or Jomsom pokhara flight ticket as mentioned in itinerary 
  • Nayapul to pokhara by private vehicle as mentioned in itinerary
  • Pokhara to Kathmandu overland transportation by tourist bus as mentioned in itinerary
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour with tour guide as mentioned in itinerary
  • Kathmandu city 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 sanctuary  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 sanctuary trekking is one of the most popular trekking route in Annapurna region offer beautiful Himalayan views include two above 8000m (Mt. Annaurna I 8091m, Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m) & 14 snowy capped mountains , beautiful valley, Muktinath temple with best view point centre of Annapurna Ghorepani poon hill (3210m)

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