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Annapurna Trek

It would be hard to beat this introduction to trekking in the Annapurna's. We get beyond the tea house trails and trek through traditional Hindu villages where we are assured of a warm welcome; follow trails through oak and rhododendron forest where the sound of the bird calls fill the air and camp in serene locations that showcase dramatic views of the Annapurna Range. All this in the company of our magnificent crew whose friendship, sense of humour and caring nature will ensure your trek is a memorable one.

Inclusions

7 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 5 dinners including all meals on trek valued at US$250
Flight Kathmandu/Pokhara return valued at US$266
airport transfers if arriving on day 1 and 8 or if you booked pre/post tour accommodation at the Radisson through World Expeditions
Expert bilingual guide
Group medical kit
Good quality accommodation in Kathmandu on a twinshare basis
Accommodation in a combination of our comfortable eco lodges and private eco campsites with off the ground camp beds, mattresses and pillows
The use of a trek pack including sleeping bag, down or fibre filled jacket and insulated mat, valued at USD $500
Souvenir World Expeditions kit bag
Private vehicle transportation
All park entrance fees and trekking permits and site entry fees
Porters to carry all personal and group equipment and porter's insurance
Hightlights
Experience the perfect introduction to Himalayan trekking and enjoy stunning views of the Annapurna Range
Follow trails through oak and rhododendron forest where the sound of the bird calls fill the air
Immerse yourself in Nepali culture as you trek through Gurung Villages
Spend a night at the picturesque lakeside town of Pokhara in our comfortable campsite
Sleep in comfort at our eco lodges and private eco-campsites with off the ground camp beds, mattresses and pillows
Experience a Himalayan mountain flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Immerse yourself in vibrant, lively Kathmandu
Tour Provider World Expeditions
Number of Days
8
Price From
AUD $2,090
Start Location
Kathmandu, Nepal
End Location
Nepal
Age Range
Avg. 30+
Group Size
4 to 16
Tour Style
Standard
Tour Themes
Adventure
Physical Rating
Easy to Moderate
Tour departure dates
StartEndAvailabilityPrice
22 Sep 201901 Oct 2019AvailableAUD $2,290
29 Sep 201906 Oct 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
03 Oct 201910 Oct 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
06 Oct 201915 Oct 2019AvailableAUD $2,290
13 Oct 201920 Oct 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
20 Oct 201929 Oct 2019AvailableAUD $2,290
27 Oct 201903 Nov 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
03 Nov 201910 Nov 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
17 Nov 201924 Nov 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
24 Nov 201901 Dec 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
01 Dec 201908 Dec 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
08 Dec 201915 Dec 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
15 Dec 201922 Dec 2019AvailableAUD $2,090
25 Dec 201903 Jan 2020AvailableAUD $2,290
05 Jan 202012 Jan 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
12 Jan 202019 Jan 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
19 Jan 202026 Jan 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
24 Jan 202031 Jan 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
26 Jan 202002 Feb 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
02 Feb 202009 Feb 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
09 Feb 202016 Feb 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
16 Feb 202023 Feb 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
23 Feb 202001 Mar 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
29 Feb 202007 Mar 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
08 Mar 202015 Mar 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
15 Mar 202022 Mar 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
22 Mar 202029 Mar 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
29 Mar 202005 Apr 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
12 Apr 202019 Apr 2020AvailableAUD $2,090
20 Sep 202027 Sep 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
27 Sep 202004 Oct 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
01 Oct 202008 Oct 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
04 Oct 202011 Oct 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
11 Oct 202018 Oct 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
18 Oct 202025 Oct 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
25 Oct 202001 Nov 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
01 Nov 202008 Nov 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
15 Nov 202022 Nov 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
22 Nov 202029 Nov 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
29 Nov 202006 Dec 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
06 Dec 202013 Dec 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
13 Dec 202020 Dec 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
23 Dec 202030 Dec 2020AvailableAUD $2,160
08 Apr 202115 Apr 2021AvailableAUD $2,160
ItineraryExpand
Day 1
You will be met by a representative of World Expeditions and transferred to the Radisson hotel. Remainder of the afternoon at leisure. A pre-trek briefing will be given around 4.30-5pm where arrangements will be made for the distribution of your kit bag, sleeping bag and down/fibrefill jacket. This evening we will head out for dinner, this is a great opportunity to get acquainted with your fellow group members. Overnight: Radisson Hotel or similar
Day 2
We take a short 25min early morning flight to Pokhara, Nepal’s second largest city (820m). In good weather we are greeted with sights of the entire Annapurna range. From here we drive alongside the Kali Gandaki river and through foothills and valleys to Kimche. On arrival we will begin our walk to Ghandruk, our first overnight stop. Overnight: Private eco-camp
Day 3
Our trail meanders uphill through fields and into forest of rhododendron, magnolia and lichen covered fig. We pass by waterfalls that cascade down narrow gullies that provide the perfect home for many small ferns and delicate plants such as exotic orchids bursting with colour. We reach Tadapani which is a small village home to our eco lodge, where we will spend the night. Overnight: Eco-lodge
Day 4
The walk this morning offers excellent views of the Dhaulagiri range as the trail zigzags until we Ghorepani. This is a sizeable town on the main tourist trail. You may wish to wander through the bazaar, browse through Tibetan wares on display and enjoy local treats from the bakeries. Overnight: eco-lodge
Day 5
From Ghorapani a pre dawn 45 minutes climb brings us to the summit of Poon Hill (3200m). The view of the Himalaya are tremendous, with forested foot hills as a fore ground and some of the world's greatest mountain ranges surrounding us .The glow of the rising sun catches Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri and Annapurna, making the early morning rise more than worth the effort. We descend to camp for breakfast and during the morning we descend further through small settlements to enter a deep ravine where multiple waterfalls follow our trail. We over night in an eco lodge in the village of Ulleri. From Ulleri we will have an over view of our trek route, as well as views of the Annapurnas at the head of the valley. Overnight: eco-lodge
Day 6
Today we take a short trek to Nayapul before being transported back to Pokhara for an overnight stay. Remainder of the day is at leisure to explore the Pokhara city. It is important to us that this trek follows few of the commercial tea-house trails. Accordingly the route and campsites may be varied at the discretion of the group leader. Note that the walking hours include rest stops, are a guide only and can vary due to trail or weather conditions. Overnight: Private eco-campsite
Day 7
This morning we transfer to the airport for our spectacular flight to Kathmandu. The mountain flight follows the Himalaya range to Kathmandu where we transfer to our hotel. The remainder of the day is free for last minute shopping and sightseeing. Overnight: Radisson Hotel or similiar
Day 8
After breakfast arrangements cease unless further arrangements have been made. Those people travelling by aircraft to further destinations will be transferred to the airport and assisted with check-in procedures. *It is important to us that this trek follows few of the commercial tea-house trails. Accordingly the route and campsites may be varied at the discretion of the group leader. Note that the walking hours include rest stops, are a guide only and can vary greatly.