Annapurna Circuit

Highlights

Trek to isolated monasteries, Kick back in Pokhara’s lakeside cafes, Experience mountain culture and traditions, Soak up breathtaking Himalayan scenery, Meet the cheeky inhabitants of the 'Monkey Temple' in colourful Kathmandu, Be welcomed by Bandipur's friendly locals, Complete the challenging Annapurna Circuit

Tour description provided by Intrepid

Trek through the incredible Annapurna region and be awed by the Nepalese Himalayas. These snow-capped peaks, mist-shrouded valleys, isolated communities and remote monasteries will inspire those with a bold spirit and a yearning for a definitive nature experience. Reach altitudes of more than 5,000 m, discover the ancestral traditions of the local people and immerse yourself completely in the spectacular mountain wilderness of the Annapurna Circuit.

Itinerary

Day 1 Kathmandu
Kathmandu is like an alluring whirlwind of sights, sounds, smells and colours. Almost overwhelming, its charm and history peaks out from the most unexpected places rendering most visitors enamoured.
Day 2 Bandipur
Bandipur is a delightful Nepalese town with traditional wooden houses, narrow streets and daily life spilling out into the streets, the same as it has been for centuries.
Days 3-19 Annapurna Circuit
The Annapurna Range is a truly amazing region to explore with its spectacular mountain wilderness and isolated communities, each with their own ancestral customs and traditions.
Day 20 Pokhara
With towering peaks in the distance and streets filled with cafes, shops and temples, Pokhara is a relaxing city sitting by the banks of Phewa Lake.
Days 21-22 Kathmandu
With the two sister cities of Bhaktapur and Lalitpur (Patan) close by, Kathmandu has a wealth of sights to explore, markets to discover and places to relax in.