Annapurna Circuit Trek-11 days is an adventure trek that takes you around Annapurna massif. The trek is especially designed for the first time trekkers who are thinking of going for a short trekking in Nepal. So, join on 11 days Annapurna circuit trek if you want more than a glimpse of traditional Nepalese life and true mountain culture. We walk from low lands to high alpine valley including Thorong La pass at 5416m. The short and comfort Annapurna round trekking is full of stunning mountain scenery and culture. Also, the Himalayas, mist-shrouded valleys and isolated villages are amazing part of Nepal Annapurna circuit trek. Likewise, the trek is long, tiring, physically and mentally tough, so please be prepare to enjoy the trek. We cater Annapurna circuit trek 11 days package cost and fixed departure dates for 2021, 2022, 22023, 2024, 2025.
Trek Name: Nepal Annapurna Circuit Trek
Trek Duration: 11 Days
Trek Difficulty: Hard
Trek Season: Aug to Nov, Jan to Jun
Trek Altitude: 5416m
Trek Cost: USD 640-USD 1080
Group Size: 01 - 12 people
Trek Package: Budget
Mode of Transfer: Bus / Car / Flight
Start/End of Trip: Kathmandu/Pokhara
Annapurna Circuit Trek 11 days is a medium length challenging trek in Nepal Annapurna Circuit known as Thorong La pass trek.
11 days Nepal's Annapurna Circuit Trek crosses the roof of the world. Annapurna circuit trek in Nepal is renowned as one of the most beautiful treks on the earth covers 220km foot journey through the Himalayas what we called it trekking around the Annapurna. On 11 days Annapurna Circuit Trek, you will encounter jaw dropping scenery, economic and social transformation, physical and mental challenges. Trekking to Annapurna Circuit is usually a once in a lifetime experience. One of the most popular trek is not only in Nepal, but also in the world will be challenging yet manageable for the average active, fit person. The beauty of Annapurna Circuit will captivate you from the first day.
1: Arrive in Kathmandu
You will be met airport, Kathmandu and conveyed your hotel. You will have an evening briefing about your trip.
Day 2: Kathmandu to Besisahar (800m, 5/6 hours)
After breakfast we will be picked up by our trekking team for the bus ride to Besisahar.
Day 3: Besisahar to Chame (2800m, 6/7 hours) drive.
Breakfast, morning take jeep drive to Chame, the district headquarter of Manang takes 4/5 hours. O/N at guest house in Kathmandu
Day 4: Chame to Pisang (3,200m, 5-6 hrs)
Leave the village of Chame behind, walk out past the prayer wheels and cross wide rivers and pine forests on the way to Pisang.
Day 5: Pisang to Manang (3,440m, 5-6 hrs)
Cross the Marsyandi River on the way out to Manang. Leaving Pisang behind, head out west, passing several small villages and fascinating Buddhist monasteries before arriving at Manang, the largest village in the area. Stop in Manang overnight.
Day 6: Manang Rest Day
The dramatic setting of Manang makes for a pleasant rest and acclimatization day with the added benefit of hot showers. The best way to acclimatize is to do some high climbing then returns to the lower altitude of Manang for sleeping.
Day 7: Manang to Yak Kharka (4,020m, 4-5 hrs)
Trek through Manang, where the altitude continues to rise as the route snakes through the mountains and up to Yakkharka. Enjoy gorgeous views of the Annapurna range during the hike and from the tea house at Yakkharka.
Day 8: Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4,450m, 4-5 hrs)
Trek from Yakkharka via pastures of grazing yak, small chortens and streams before arriving at Phedi.
Day 9: Thorong Phedi to Muktinath(3,800m, 7-8 hrs hrs)
This is a tougher uphill day walking up to Muktinath. Keep a slow steady pace and enjoy the views while hiking.
Day 10: Muktinath to Jomsom (2,700m, 6-7 hrs)
Trek to Jomsom via Jharkot and Lupra village or by dzong and Kagbeni village. Both of these trekking routes is very beautiful and scenic.
Day 11: Jomsom to Pokhara (1100m) by flight.
Early morning flight to Pokhara, stay in Pokhara for an overnight, and it is also possible to take flight back to Kathmandu in the afternoon
Trek Gear List: No need to bring unnecessary trekking equipment with you for trekking in Nepal. The following trekking equipment and gears are recommended before trekking in Nepal. Most of the trekking equipment what you will need can be rented or purchased in Nepal either in Kathmandu or Pokhara at cheap price. We will help you with the necessary arrangements. Except your day pack all the luggage will be carried by porters. There is an allowance of 15kg per person. Additional personal items not needed for the trekking part of the trip can be stored in the storage room of hotel without extra cost.
Sun hat or scarf
Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
Sunglasses with UV protection
Lightweight cotton long pants
Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
Fleece or wool pants (seasonal)
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
Thin, lightweight inner socks
Thick, warm wool hiking socks
Hiking boots with spare laces
Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp
Light and expedition weight thermal tops
Fleece jacket or pullover
Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
Down vest and/or jacket
Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer (seasonal)
Sleeping bag rated to zero DC
Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries
Trekking Bags/Duffel bag
Basic First Aid Kit
Large plastic bags - for keeping items dry insidetrekbag
Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches)
Water bottle (2) or camel bag
Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc)
Ear Plug (who know some people on group are snoring)
1 medium sized quick drying towel
Tooth brush/paste (preferably biodegradable)
Multipurpose soap (preferably biodegradable)
Face and body moisturizer
Feminine hygiene products
Wet wipes (baby wipes)
Tissue /toilet roll
Anti bacterial hands wash
Trail Map/Guide book
Journal & Pen
Pencils and small notebooks
Travel game i.e. chess, backgammon, scrabble
Modest swim suits (for Kathmandu)