Annapurna Sanctuary Trek is an outstanding trek in the heart of the Annapurna region. This two-week-long trek rewards you with the majestic view of Mt. Machhapuchhre, Mt. Himlung, Mt. Gangapurna, and many other peaks in the Annapurna range. Also, witness the diverse landscapes as well as the mesmerizing sunrise over the Himalayas from Poon Hill.
Enjoy the tranquil walks through the gorgeous bamboo and rhododendron forests of the Annapurna sanctuary. The sheer wilderness of the vibrant atmosphere throughout this trek makes it a unique and outstanding experience for you. Furthermore, the beautiful Gurung villages and attractive monasteries on the way allow you to learn more about the ethnic lifestyle and Buddhist tradition in the Himalayan region.
The incredible journey starts with a guided city tour in Kathmandu, where you visit the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The next day, you board an early flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and then drive to Nayapul. The trek finally begins from Nayapul, which takes you to Ghorepani via Ulleri. After enjoying the mesmerizing sunrise over the Himalayas from Poon Hill, you walk past the villages and deep forests to reach Deurali via Chhomrong and Bamboo.
In the last couple of days, you climb up to Machhapuchhre and Annapurna Base Camp to enjoy the unparalleled view of the magnetic mountain vistas. Finally, you retrace your steps back to Nayapul and then fly back to Kathmandu.
This is a moderate to challenging trek that requires a good level of fitness. The trail starts along with the paddy fields. The trail then takes you through the deep bamboo forest, finally ending among the glaciers and lofty peaks. Besides the usual trekking permit (TIMS), you also require a special conservation area permit to traverse through this area. Trekking during the spring and autumn seasons reward you with the brightest and sublime view of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, and other peaks.
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Kathmandu is a modern city with hidden medieval heritages. This city is home to many Hindu and Buddhist shrines. Similarly, the ancient courtyards, water sprouts, and the grand palaces are something certain to delight. You’ll visit Pashupatinath- the famous Hindu temple of Lord Shiva, Swayambhunath- the famous Buddhist Chaitya (monastery), also known as monkey temple, Boudhanath- another famous and quiet magnificent Buddhist shrine and two famous courtyards- Kathmandu Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square.
If you’ve enough time, you can also visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square. In addition to the structural elegance, every monument has an intriguing historical background and cultural significance to know. Stay in a hotel at Kathmandu.
After breakfast, you walk through the deep bamboo forest and then follow an uphill path to Hotel Himalaya. The place offers you an unprecedented view of the glacial streams. From here, you again continue a forest walk along the steep path to reach Hinku cave. Then, the trail descends to a river before it slopes upward to take you to Deurali. As you climb higher, you’ll see some waterfalls sprouting out of the hills and the river flowing beneath the cliff. Overnight stay at Deurali.