Annapurna Panorama Trek Itinerary
Day 01 Arrival in KathmanduArrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport, our representative welcomes you and you will be transferred to in your hotel in Kathmandu. Then you will walk to the office for trip discussion and final payment.
Day 02 Kathmandu Valley SightseeingThe day will start with a trip to cultural world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley including Pashupatinath temple, The Bouddhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa; also known as monkey temple and historical Kathmandu Durbar Square with temple and unique architectures. Evening pre-trip discussion and introduce with your fellow trekking staff for your adventure trip.
Day 03 Drive to Pokhara (820m)We take a wonderful scenic drive to Pokhara as we cruise through colorful rural settings and after about 6 hours, we reach the lake city. On reaching Pokhara, we will check into our Hotel, refresh and stroll around the lakeside and visit the Fewa Lake and Barahi temple. Overnight at hotel
Day 04 Drive to Nayapul and Trek to Hile (1430m)We get ready for the trek and hit the road and reach Nayapul in an hour, from where the actual trekking trail begins. We trek an easy trail across many little villages and have lunch on the way. We follow Bhurungdi Khola and its canyon towards Hile. We spend our first night in the lodge which has a natural vibe being surrounded by paddy fields. Overnight at lodge in Hile.
Day 05 Trek to GhorepaniThe early morning climb is a tough one over the stony staircases, through the village of Ulleri along with the herds of mules and donkeys transporting provisions for upper regions. We finally reach Ghorepani which is situated on a ridge overlooking the mountain ranges and is a well-developed tourist destination in the region. A great view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri can be seen from the famous view point called Poonhill, as one of the main attractions of the trek, Poonhill is a spot that no one skips. Overnight at lodge in Ghorepani.
Day 06 Hike up to Poonhill (3210m) and Trek to Tadapani (2685m)Early in the morning a 45-minute hike takes us to Poon Hill (3210m) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Tukuche Peak (6920m), Nilgiri (6940m), Varaha Shikhar (7847m), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna III (7855m), Machhapuchhre (6993m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Annapurna II (7937m), Lamjung Himal (6931m) and other numerous snowcapped mountains. After a refreshing detour in the morning, the hike goes down to Ghorepani where we will have breakfast. From here walk begins by ascending up through the rhododendron forest, towards a hill top called Deurali. Then we head towards Banthati. Once we reach Banthati, we stop to have lunch and then start on a steep trail until we reach Tadapani. Overnight at lodge in Tadapani.
Day 07 Trek to Ghandruk villageIt’s an easy trekking day, descending gently all the way. This is one of the most popular destinations for the bird watchers. Ghandruk is a traditional Gurung village with friendly people who will entertain us with their heartwarming hospitality. From this village we can watch sunset and sunrise views of mountains like Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna (7455m), Annapurna III (7755m). Overnight in trekking lodge.
Day 08 Trek to Jhinu danda (Natural hot spring)After breakfast, the trail climbs up through Ghandruk village for a while and continues downhill through the farming villages to a river, where we will cross a suspension bridge at the bottom, and then follow a steep short climb to Jhinudanda. Once we get to the hotel, we freshen up in our rooms and walk down to the riverside to enjoy the natural hot spring. After enjoying in the natural hot water, we will walk back up to the lodge. Overnight at lodge.
Day 09 Trek to PothanaWe will follow the trail which leads down through a valley to cross another bridge. After that a short climb will take us to Landruk, a big Magar village. There are few more suspension bridges to cross and many waterfalls to enjoy on the way. After lunch at Landruk the trek continues with few ups and downs leading to the bottom of a hill at Bhaisikharka. After that, the trail takes a steep uphill climb to a ridge at Deurali and through a forest. Deurali is located on the top of a ridge from where we can enjoy splendid views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, the Annapurna range and many more. Overnight at lodge.
Day 10 Trek down to Phedi and drive to PokharaThe day starts off with an easy and short hike to Dhampus village. After reaching Dhampus, the trail drops down to Phedi. After a 30 minute drive, we will reach Pokhara. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 11 Drive back to Kathmandu.After an early breakfast, we take a scenic drive back to Kathmandu from Pokhara. On reaching Kathmandu, you can roam around this vibrant city and buy gifts and souvenirs to take back home. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 12 Final DepartureA representative from Marvel Adventure will transfer you to the Airport from where you’ll board a flight to your next destination. Bid farewell to the nation of Himalayas with the plan to visit again.