Walkthrough the traditional Gurung village and a relatively easy trail of Lower Annapurna region of Nepal in a Luxury way where you can still see great views.
Annapurna’s trekking trails are known as one of the best trekking trails in the world. Jeweled with the incomparable views of the Annapurna range in the Himalaya, walking in Annapurna foothill becomes a moment to cherish. You will be amazed by the stunning beauty of the high raised mountain peaks so close to your eyes. Treks like Annapurna Circuit Trek, Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, and more.
Luxury Annapurna Trek is a jaw opening area in a style using Luxury hotels and lodges that adds even more life to your experience of the exotic beauty. Walking in the Annapurna Himalaya region with luxury accommodation at the end of your day’s trek gives you the most relaxing moment to feel the beauty of nature.
Though a shorter one in duration, Luxury Annapurna Trek is no less than any other trek of Nepal in terms of exotic Himalayan experience. Walking along the beautiful mountain stream, spending time at the riverside watching the flow of the rushing river and feeling meditative contemplating the sound of water, breathtaking view of Himalayan peaks, taking bath in natural hot spring pool, staying in luxury lodges is a way of traveling in style.
Comparatively easier trek in Nepal, Luxury Annapurna Trek suits people of all age groups from children to seniors. Regardless of their age, one can get an incredible trekking experience in the Himalaya.
Note: If you have less then 11 days the trek can be modified for 8 days also. You have the option of adding days in Pokhara or extending the trip to Chitwan national park or go to stay at the Yoga retreat, do Himalayan white water river rafting, homestay, or taking Nepali cooking class.
You will be welcomed by our representative on your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport ( TIA) in Kathmandu. Later, you will be transferred to your hotel. Check into the hotel, freshen up, relax a bit or you can explore the vicinity until we meet in the evening for the trip briefing. The time for the briefing will be informed to you once you arrive at the hotel.
After breakfast in the morning, we go for the Kathmandu sightseeing tour.
We are going to visit the UNESCO CULTURAL HERITAGE sites today which includes: Swoyambhunath - The oldest Buddhist Stupa in Kathmandu Valley, a beautiful abode for lots of monkeys thus also known as Monkey Temple. It is also a perfect vantage point to see Kathmandu valley. Pashupatinath - A holy pilgrimage for Hindus and Hindu Crematorium, watch as the Hindu dead bodies are cremated in the most unique way in the world; we come across men with ash rubbed body, matted locks and dreaded look which is the typical look of a Hindu Holy Men known as Sadhus. Boudhanath- the biggest Buddhist temple in the world; a site for Tibetan Buddhism where we can visit monasteries, watch the Holy Monks busy in their chanting ritual going around the temple. Patan Durbar Square- A Medieval Royal Palace area which is also known as the city of fine arts, can see the finest example of metal and stone carving back to the 14th century and also the amazing Nepali Architecture.
Take a short scenic flight to Pokhara after your breakfast. Meet the trekking crew in Pokhara, drive 1.5 hours to Nayapul and trek to Sanctuary Lodge. Enjoy the river side walk as you advance towards your luxury lodge today. Once you reach the lodge, spend a quiet, leisurely time enjoying the mountain serenity.
Start your about 5 hours walk today after breakfast. It’s an uphill hike all the way to your destination on a well stone paved trail so go slow on your own pace enjoying the Himalayan beauty. Experience some exotically rich mountain culture, scenery and weather. Once you reach your destination today, Ghandruk, you can see a magnificent view of mountain peaks of Fishtail, Annapurna South and some other beautiful mountains. Ghandruk is also rich in culture of the famous mountain tribe of Gurungs who have earned popularity as one of the Gurkha tribes.
Another beautiful trekking day in the mountains, you reach a beautiful mountain town of Jhinu today where you can experience a natural hot spring pool bath on the bank of a mountain river called Modi. You can experience some of the downhill and uphill trekking today through the village of the mountain people.
Today is yet another beautiful trekking day to Tolkha through the village and river side.
Trek to Dhampus today for a panoramic view of Annapurna Mountain range. Your experience of joy will be elevated by the rich scenery that you come across during the trek. Once you reach Dhampus, relax in the luxury lodge as you watch the Annapurna and fishtail mountains.
Walk down to Phedi and drive to Pokhara. You will reach Pokhara pretty early today so you have plenty of time to relax. Find some massage and spa treatment for your body, take a stroll on the lakeside, drink cold beer looking at the mountains and lake.
Take a sightseeing tour of Pokhara boating on the lake Fewa, visiting Davis falls, Gupteshwor cave etc. Have some free time for yourself to take up on the activities of your choice.
Fly to Kathmandu. Half day shopping time or free relaxing time on your own. Evening we will take you for cultural show and dinner.
Today is our last day of the tour so we will transfer you to airport for the departure to home.