Around Annapurna Trek has been done 23-days trip, starting with a 6 hours drive to Besisahar taking you around the Annapurna Massif is considered the most scenic walk in the world. It offers both the best of the hill and mountain culture and panorama of Nepal with along with crossing of an opportunity to cross a high mountain pass – Thorungla 5418m/17,770 ft.).
From Besisahar we trek in the Marsyangdi river valley with ample view of Manaslu, Peak 29 and Himalchuli. and arrive at Manang Valley after few days gradual ascnet The Manang region dominated by the snowcapped Annapurna II, III, IV, Pisang and Chulus has strong resemblace to Tibet in its culture and architecture and landscape. The views of prayer flags fluttering on every house top and monasteries and roadside main walls in each and every village give you to the first taste of being in the mountain. After Manang we shortly cross the famous Thorung la pass to enter the Kaligandaki Valley passing the holy shrine of Muktinath.. Soon after Muktinath, we follow the Kaligandaki downstream and pass throug the Thakali villages of Jomsom, Marpha, Tukche, Ghasa and then arrive at Ghorepani after leaving Kaligandaki at Tatopani. Another highlight of the trip will be the short hike to Poon Hill from Ghorepani for the breath taking views of the Dhaulagir, Tukche, Nilgiri and Annapura. Trek ends near Pokhara and then drive to Kathmandu.
Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 2: Drive Kathmandu to Besisar
Day 3-8: Trek up Marsyangdi river to Manang valley
Day 9: Exploration and acclimatization day
Day 10-12: Trek over Thorong La pass
Day 13-15: Trek down the Kali Gandaki Valley
Day 16-20: Trek over Gorepani ridge to Pokhara.
Day 21: Drive Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 22: Free day in Kathmandu Day 23: International Departure