a. Annapurna Circuit Trek – Package

Trip Facts

Journey Starts/ Ends: Kathmandu
Trek Start / Ends: Lukla
Trek Grade: Moderate
Trip Type: Tea House
Highlights: Tenzing-Hilary Airport, Yeti Scalp , Mt. Everest 8848m , Mt. Amadublum 6814m. Mt. Thamserkhu 6618m
Highest point/ Destination: Tengboche 3867 m
Guides: Friendly experience Trekking Guide & Porters
Cultural experience of local Sherpas community

Highlights of Trek:

Dedicated Staffs 24/7 service
Friendly experience Trekking Guide & Porters
Thrilling flight experience to Tenzing Hillary Airport at Lukla
Explore different ancient Monasteries including snow man Scalp of Yeti
Cultural experience of local Sherpa & their daily life
Scenic view of high mountains Mt. Everest, Thamserkhu, Amadublum
Explore amazing flora & fauna of Sagarmatha National Park

Day 01: Transfer to Airport -Fly Lukla 2840m -Trek to Phakding 2610m Walk 2/3 hrs
Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazzar 3440mWalk 5/6 hrs
Day 03: Acclimatizing day at Namche Bazaar 3440m
Day 04: Trek to Khumjung 3810 m Walk 3/4 hrs
Day 05: Trek to Tengboche 3867m Walk 4/5 hrs
Day 06: Trek to Monjo 2950m Walk 6/7 hrs
Day 07: Trek to Lukla 2840m Walk 4/5 hrs
Day 08: Fly Kathmandu – Transfer to Hotel /Evening: Newari Home Visit- Farewell dinner

Hotels

Hotels: Choose your best hotel as per your budget here:

Home Stay
Standard Hotel
3 Star Hotels
4 Star Hotels
5 Star Hotels

Extend your days

Sightseeing at Kathmandu Valley
Full day: Kathmandu Durbar Squarea / Swyambhunath Stupa / Boudhanath Stupa
Full day: Kathmandu Durbar Squarea / Swyambhunath Stupa / Bhaktapur city
Full day: Patan / Bungamati Khokona / Kirtipur

Nearest Hill Station
Nagarkot
Dhulikhel

Out of Kathmandu

Pokhara
Chitwan
Lumbini

Annapurna Trekking
Langtang Trekking

Day 01: Fly Lukla 2840m -Trek to Phakding 2610m Walk 2/3 hrs

Early morning breakfast at hotel or take pack breakfast.
Transfer to Tribhuvan Domestic Airport and fly Tenzing Hillary Airport-
Flight: Kathmandu / Lukla 20 minute flight:

Trek to Phakding passing through the busy Lukla Bazzar then gently decent to steep rocky hilly area to Chablung 2700m. Continue pass the small porter tea shops & lodges, alpine forest and cross long suspension bridge of Tharo Kosi (Kusum Kangru Khola). Gently climb up the high hilly trail which led to Kusum Kangru [6367m] valley. After a mile cross the famous Himalayan River Dudh Koshi suspension bridge for Ghan 2590m. Later climb the final trail then finally reach Phakding. The beautiful first trekking hub, check in one of the best Tea house. Enjoy lunch and later your fist trekking dinner than overnight on time.

Lunch / Dinner and overnight at Phakding

Day 02: Trek to Namche Bazzar 3440mWalk 5/6 hrs

Breakfast at Tea house / Lunch will be served at best spot

Leave Phakding following Dudh Kosi valley to Zamphuti. The trail crosses a small stream, tea shops, houses and water fall in Taktok. Mr. Thamserkhu 6608m peak is clearly visible just beyond the waterfall then ascends the sleepy rocky trail to Benkar 2710m. Cross the suspension bridge and walk up to Chomao to Monjo 2840m. Here, starts the Sagarmatha National Park which is guarded by National Army. The park is the habitats of wild animals such as Himalayan layan Thar, musk deer, impheyan pheasant etc. It was declare a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1979 and park regulation prohibited glass bottles, mountain biking, carrying arms, climbing any mountain without permission, animal poaching, littering, firing etc. Continue the trail, cross the suspension bridge to Jorsala 2830m. After a long climb up switch back there is a spot to view Mt. Everest peeking over the Nuptse 7879m. Usually, the cloud obscures a view at evening so it might not visible. Gently, walk up through pine forest over a rocky ridge at Mishulong then finally step at Namche Bazzar.

Dinner and overnight at Namche Bazzar

Day 03: Acclimatizing day at Namche Bazaar 3440m

Breakfast at Tea house

Today you will rest at Namche Bazzar. Namche is perfect place to rest for acclimatizing in order to complete this trek smoothly. The trail increases its elevation fast so oxygen level will decrease, those who continue without resting often caught by altitude sickness. It is very uneasy disease for trekkers, you will have headache, difficulty in breathing, weakness, vomiting etc. Some high altitude medicine might help however most of the cases clients have to get down from altitude to regain oxygen. It will help you more relief then after a days of rest if you are
fit then continue trek. The alcohol should completely avoid as it makes you confuse while headache. You won’t decide if it happens by alcohol or altitude sickness. So, take rest completely or just visit market area.

Lunch/ Dinner at Namche Bazzar

Day 04: Trek to Khumjung 3810 m Walk 3/4 hrs

Breakfast at hotel. Lunch at best spot

Today, you have a long walk today to Tengboche. Ascent slowly through the famous Khumjung village, the route has beautiful view of Thamserkhu, & Kondge.

Lunch at Khumjung, there is a very famous school name Hillary School, which was built by Sir. Edmond Hillary who climbed Mount Everest May 29 1953 with Tenzing Norgay first assent. The famous Khumbila monastery also nearby where scalp of Yeti is preserved. Explore the Khumbu Village area.

Dinner & Overnight at Tea House of Khumjung

Day 05: Trek to Tengboche 3867mWalk 4/5 hrs

Breakfast at hotel. Lunch at best spot

Start your day with day slowly downward through the bank of the Dudh Koshi the area is rich in fauna full with beautiful Nepali National Flower Rhododendrons, alpine trees, numerous flowers.Rest for lunch than continue ascend to famous Tengboche Gumba. The area has excellent view of Mt. Ama Dublum 6814 m, Mt Ama Dublum 6814 m, Thamserkhu, and Nuptse. Explore beautiful Tengboche the Buddhist village, their daily life style, farming & hospitality.

Dinner and overnight at Tengboche

Day 06: Trek to Monjo 2950m Walk 6/7 hrs

Breakfast at hotel & lunch will be En route best area,

Today, we will back & start trekking down hillside through the Juniper forest & beautiful National flower Rhododendron Slowly down to the bank of Dudh Koshi area, there is a possibility to encounter the wildlife snow leopards, milieu, musk deer, Himalayan Thar, goats. Gently walk, passing the Chorten build by villagers, Army camp finally we will reach Namche Bazar again. We will cross this busy village than long suspension bridge finally complete till Monjo. Explore Monjo area.

Rest at tea house / Dinner & overnight

Day 07: Trek to Lukla 2840 m Walk 4/5 hrs

Breakfast at hotel, Today is last trekking day.

It is long walk and leg stretch since while down your whole body forced in foot and rough on knees. However, you will feel better to come down from high altitude. Lunch at Phakding area Rest at your final destination and evening you can hangout the Bazar area for souvenirs for your friends and family from Everest region

Dinner and overnight at Lukla

Day 08: Fly Kathmandu – Transfer to Hotel /Evening: Newari Home Visit- Farewell dinner

Early morning wake up to reach at airport on time since you there will be rush of trekkers and villagers to fly down Kathmandu.

Arrival at Kathmandu / Transfer to hotel
Farewell dinner at authentic Nepali restaurant with cultural dance show

Tea House Package Info

TEA HOUSE PACKAGES: Guide, Accommodation, Meals, Potters

This is fully package trek, including guide, accommodation, Meals & porter. Trekkers will carry there valuable things in small necessary bags rest of things will taken care by crew.
Trekking guide will travel with you while porters go early ahead to reserve best available tea house in village. Most of the tea house in village is not possible to book earlier due to the lack of telecommunication; however there are numerous tea houses so we can choose anytime.

Tea House-lodges: It is small family home build with basis facility in high Himalayas.
Room: Twn Bedded rooms with common bath room.
Hot Shower: Some of tea houses have solar to heat the water and some provide hot water – pay few bucks for hot water
Electricity/Telephone/Internet: Charging a battery will charge few bucks. Telephone and Internet might not available at Tea Houses however places like Namche Bazzar have Cyber Cafe.
Firing system: Most of the Tea House make fire and it is interesting to meet different trekkers, porters, guides, chating with house owner. They have very good hospitality.
Meals: Local Nepali food, seasonal vegetable specially famous Dal, Vat, Tarkari “lintel mix with rice & vegetable with different items.
Menu: They also have Chinese items like noodles, soups, momos, Tibetan breads and more
Note: Alcohol,Cold drinks, mineral water is not included hence need to pay separate

Pax Tea House
02 – 5 Pax USD 900 per person
06 & above Pax USD 800 per person

Service Includes

SERVICE INCLUDES:

International and Domestic Airport arrival and departures
07 Nights stay at Tea House/ lodges in Twin sharing Full Board
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, dinner (Local foods or any items from Menu except drinks)
Flight: Kathmandu / Lukla / Kathmandu (Round Trip + Apt Tax)
Trekking permits: National Park fee & TIMS permit
English speaking Trekking licensed guide
Porter: 01 porter for 02 Pax: maximum 14 kg each bag
Insurance for Trekking Guide and Porter:stay, meals, salary
Monument entrance fee for Kathmandu city sightseeing

Service Excludes

SERVICE EXCLUDES:

Visa charges – Please check here
Hotel / Lunch / Dinner whilst in Kathmandu city
Travel Insurance coverage, medical expenses, emergency evacuation
International Flight, Airport Tax
Expense of personal nature like tipping, laundry, and telephone/fax calls, alcoholic beverages, mineral water camera/video camera
Any other items not mentioned above

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