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Annapurna Around Trek with Tilicho Lake and Ghorepani PoonHill

Annapurna Around Trek with Tilicho Lake and Ghorepani PoonHill

Annapurna Around trek with Tilicho Lake and Poon Hill initiates from Besisahar nestling in the Marshyangdi valley and concludes at Kali Gandaki Gorge.  Manang, home of Tibetan-Buddhists, Muktinath,  famous Hindu pilgrimage and Kali  Gandaki valley, the deepest river gorge of the globe contributes as the major attraction of this trek. The Annapurna Circuit Trek will make its way via the route of Dharapani trailing to Pisang and the midpoint desert garden of this trek, Manang. From Manang we go to the main valley towards the west and trek up to the tranquil Tilicho Lake whish is acclaimed to be the world’s highest altitude lake. Our trail again joins the Annapurna Circuit course and crosses the Thorang La Pass, one of the most noteworthy passes in the entire globe. We additionally ascend to Pon Hill acclaimed for its stupendous panorama of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. The extravagant mountain vistas such as Manaslu, Hiunchuli, etc, would leave you stunned. This circuit trek offers you with the amazing panorama of rivers, peaks, vegetation and wildlife. Braga, one of the ancient monasteries of this place is also one of the attractions of this circuit. The annapurna Circuit Trek with Tilicho Lake and Poon Hill leaves you spellbound with the various snowcapped peak views which are just enchanting. The Annapurna Circuit Trek consists of four regions passing through it, namely Lamjung, Manang, Mustang and Myagdi which rewards you with the enthralling views of subtropical valleys and beautiful villages.

So if you want to observe nature at its extreme along with some ancient culture blended with it, Annapurna circuit trek with Tilicho Lake and Poon Hill would serve as the best in the menu of trekking and we the highly trained team of Mountain Hike Nepal is always at your service to make this trek the most memorable and joyous of your life.

 

Trek
:
Tilicho Lake Annapurna Around Ghorepani PoonHill Trek
Duration
:
19 days
Highest Point
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5400m
Best Season
:
March - May/Sept - Nov
Accommodation
:
Hotel and Tea house
Entry Point  : Besishar
Tour Finish
:
Pokhara
Group Size : Min-1 Max-14
Annapurna Around trek with Tilicho and Poon Hill initiates from Besisahar nestling in the Marshyangdi valley and concludes at Kali Gandaki Gorge.  Manang, home of Tibetan-Buddhists, Muktinath,  famous Hindu pilgrimage and Kali  Gandaki valley, the deepest river gorge of the globe contributes as the major attraction of this trek. The Annapurna Circuit Trek will make its way via the route of Dharapani trailing to Pisang and the midpoint desert garden of this trek, Manang. From Manang we go to the main valley towards the west and trek up to the tranquil Tilicho Lake whish is acclaimed to be the world’s highest altitude lake. Our trail again joins the Annapurna Circuit course and crosses the Thorang La Pass, one of the most noteworthy passes in the entire globe. We additionally ascend to Pon Hill acclaimed for its stupendous panorama of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. The extravagant mountain vistas such as Manaslu, Hiunchuli, etc, would leave you stunned. This circuit trek offers you with the amazing panorama of rivers, peaks, vegetation and wildlife. Braga, one of the ancient monasteries of this place is also one of the attractions of this circuit. The annapurna Circuit Trek with Tilicho Lake and Poon Hill leaves you spellbound with the various snowcapped peak views which are just enchanting. The Annapurna Circuit Trek consists of four regions passing through it, namely Lamjung, Manang, Mustang and Myagdi which rewards you with the enthralling views of subtropical valleys and beautiful villages.

So if you want to observe nature at its extreme along with some ancient culture blended with it, Annapurna circuit trek with Tilicho Lake and Poon Hill would serve as the best in the menu of trekking and we the highly trained team of Mountain Hike Nepal is always at your service to make this trek the most memorable and joyous of your life.

 
  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)
  • Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisashar to Syange (1100m/3608 ft): 8 - 10 hour
  • Day 03: Trek to Dharapani (1,960m/6,430ft): 7 - 8 hours
  • Day 04:Trek to Chame (2,710m/8,891ft): 5 - 6 hours
  • Day 05: Trek to Pisang (3,300m/10824ft): 5 - 6 hours
  • Day 06:Trek to Manang (3,500m/11,482ft): 6 - 7 hours
  • Day 07: Manang: Acclimatization day
  • Day 08:Trek to Siri Kharka (4060m/13,320ft): 4-5 hours
  • Day 09: Trek to Tilicho Base Camp (4140m/13,583ft): 5-6 hours
  • Day 10: Visit Tilicho Lake (4,949m/16,138 ft) then back to Siri Kharka: 5-6 hours
  • Day 11:Trek  to Yak kharka (4040m/13,020ft):4-5 hours
  • Day 12: Trek  to Thorang Phedi: (4420m/14501ft): 3-4 hours
  • Day 13: Trek to Thorong La pass (5416m/17764ft) to Muktinath (3,800/12,467ft): 7 - 8 hours
  • Day 14: Drive from Muktinath to Tatopani (1,200m/3937ft): 6 - 8 hours
  • Day 15: Trek to Ghorepani (2,850m/9,350ft): 7 - 8 hours
  • Day 16: Ghorepani to Poon Hill to Tadapani (2,700m/8,860ft): 6 - 7 hours
  • Day 17: Trek to Nayapul then drive to Pokhara: 5-6 hours trek and 1 hour drive
  • Day 18: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu: 5-6 hours
  • Day 19: Departure (Airport Drop)
  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)
 
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  • Upon our arrival in the Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, we will be greeted by a representative from Mountain Hike Nepal and drop us to hotel. In the evening, there will be a welcome dinner, you will be served excellent Nepalese cuisine which will introduce you to the country's authentic food culture. Overnight in Kathmandu.
 
  • Included meals: Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tourist Standard Hotel
 
  • Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisashar to Syange (1100m/3608 ft): 8 - 10 hours
 
  • We begin our long drive Syange early in the morning. En route we get to enjoy the countryside of Nepal with its green hills, winding rivers, terraced farms and of course the mighty Himalayas. Overnight in Syange.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
  • Day 03: Trek to Dharapani (1,960m/6,430ft): 7 - 8 hours
 
  • We enter Manang district after crossing a large bridge near Tal. The trail passes through barley, rice and potato fields; and the waterfalls continue to accompany us even today. We also pass through the village of Kodo before reaching Dharapani which is one of the biggest villages in the Manang valley. Overnight in Dharapani.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 04:Trek to Chame (2,710m/8,891ft): 5 - 6 hours
 
  • Today we negotiate a few steep forested ridges along with several landslides on route to Chame. We should not forget to look up though, as we will be greeted with remarkable views of Lamjung Himal, Annapurna II, and Annapurna IV (7,525m). We also come across small hot springs which should help us relax for a while. Overnight in Chame.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 05: Trek to Pisang (3,300m/10824ft): 5 - 6 hours
 
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  • We walk through a steep and narrow valley to have our first view of Paungda Danda rock face, a dramatic curved rock face rising 1500m from the river. From here, we also gain excellent views of Annapurna 2 to the south and Pisang Peak to the north east. Next, we descend to the Manang Valley floor enjoying the captivating landscape. Overnight in Lower Pisang.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 06:Trek to Manang (3,500m/11,482ft): 6 - 7 hours
 
  • From Pisang there are two routes to Manang. We choose the one which passes through Upper Pisang via Geru as it guarantees outstanding views of Mt. Annapurna, Pisang Peak, and others. As we walk near Manang the climate becomes more cold and dry. However, a short visit to Barge Monastery, the biggest monastery in the Manang District should cheer us up. Overnight in Manang.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 07: Manang: Acclimatization day
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  • In order to keep fit on the trails that follow, we keep ourselves busy today with a short hike to either Bhojo Gumba or Gangapurna Lake. If we have the energy, we can even hike to Vraga Village where we can visit the Himalayan Rescue Association which will give us some idea about Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS). Overnight in Manang.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 08:Trek to Siri Kharka (4060m/13,320ft): 4-5 hours
 
  • From Manang we head out through the western gates and follow the path down to the river. We cross the river and continue walking on its southern side through coniferous forest.  After reaching Kangsar Village we walk further up towards Siri Kharka and pass a monastery on the way.  The uphill walk could be tiring but we will have Gungang Himal and Mt. Chulu in the backdrop to keep us company. Overnight in Siri Kharka.
 
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  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 09: Trek to Tilicho Base Camp (4140m/13,583ft): 5-6 hours
 
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  • While the path from Siri Kharka to Tilicho Base Camp isn’t very steep or physically strenuous, it could be exhausting as we have to walk on narrow paths in loose scree and landslide area. Our trail goes through the middle of the landslide area whereby we can see impressive rock formations along the trail. Overnight in Tilicho Base Camp.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 10: Visit Tilicho Lake (4,949m/16,138 ft) then back to Siri Kharka: 5-6 hours
 
  • After the initial tough, steep, switch backed ascent, our trail continues to hug the side of the mountain in a gradual to steep incline before reaching the watershed. On the way we enjoy yaks and deer grazing above and below our trail. On the other side is Tilicho Lake, a large spectacularly set lake nestled at the foot of the north face of Tilicho Peak. The lake was reffered to by the leader of the French expedition team as ‘The Great Ice Lake’. The Lake also holds an important place for the Hindus as this sacred lake features in one of the holiest texts of the Hindus, The Ramayan. We retrace our step and return to Siri Kharka. Overnight in Siri Kharka.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 11:Trek  to Yak kharka (4040m/13,020ft):4-5 hours
 
  • We leave Siri Kharka and descend towards Khangsar Village. On the way, we pass Tare Gumba, a thousand year old monastery which is very important to the local people. Upon reaching Khangsar Village we realize that it is un-inhabitated except for occasional herders during festival times. We follow a rock wall out of Khangsar. We walk further more until we reach a seasonal bridge in the Thorang Khola valley. After crossing the river, we ascend for a while to a plateau. Next, walk furthermore until reaching Yak Kharka. Overnight in Yak Kharka.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 12: Trek  to Thorang Phedi: (4420m/14501ft): 3-4 hours
 
  • It is an uphill walk to Thorang Phedi. After walking for some time we cross a suspension bridge and reach Ledar village. We ascend furthermore and pass through towering cliffs before reaching Thorang Phedi, the last village before Thorong La.  On this trip we are rewarded with one of the best views of Mt. Gundang, Mt. Syagang, Thorung Peak and Mt. Khatungkan. Overnight in Thorang Phedi.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 13: Trek to Thorong La pass (5416m/17764ft) to Muktinath (3,800/12,467ft): 7 - 8 hours
 
  • Crossing Thorong La pass, one of the highest passes in the world will be our ultimate objective today. We will be crossing the pass from east to west (Manang to Muktinath) which is the easiest and safest direction. We get up around three in the morning and walk up the mountain. When we finally make it to the top, we realize that our journey was worth it. We can take a few photos before heading to Muktinath Valley at the foot of the Thorong La pass. Overnight in Muktinath.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
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  • Day 14: Drive from Muktinath to Tatopani (1,200m/3937ft): 6 - 8 hours
 
  • In the morning we visit the Muktinath Temple which a sacred place for both Hindus and Buddhists. In Hinduism, the temple is believed to be a sacred place called Mukti Kshetra, which literally means the "place of liberation or moksha". After a visit to the sacred place, we drive to Tatopani and spend the night.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 15: Trek to Ghorepani (2,850m/9,350ft): 7 - 8 hours
 
  • We leave the Kali Gandaki and headed up the Ghar Khola valley. The trail leads us through a terraced farmland with mountains all around. We pass through the villages of Shikha and Chitre before reaching a beautiful rhododendron forest. When in bloom the rhododendron trees with its average height of up to 100" will be covered with pink or red flowers. Walking furthermore we reach Ghorepani, a beautiful village located at a ridge top. Overnight in Ghorepani.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 16: Ghorepani to Poon Hill to Tadapani (2,700m/8,860ft): 6 - 7 hours
 
  • To catch the sunrise over the Himalayas, we make an early morning climb along the steep trail to the viewpoint of Poon Hill (3,210m/10,529ft), the most popular trekking destination of the Annapurna region. It is also a great viewpoint to enjoy the amazing views of Mustang, Pokhara and more than 20 of the highest mountains including the close-up views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. The snowy peaks of the high mountains loom above and around us glowing in the morning light. After taking photographs, we return back to Gorepani. After breakfast, we head east and climb a nearby ridge. We descend through rhododendron forests, pass by spectacular waterfalls and reach Tadapani to spend the night.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch Dinner
  • Accommodation Type: Tea House Lodge
 
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  • Day 17: Trek to Nayapul then drive to Pokhara: 5-6 hours trek and 1-hour drive
 
  • The trek from Tadapani until Ghandruk will be through a thick forest of rhododendron trees. After trekking for a while, we enter the village of Ghandruk, a slope settlement with stone houses mostly inhabited by the Gurung people. From here, we enjoy the towering views of the Fishtail, Annapurna South, and Hiunchuli mountains. We trek further to Naya Pul then drive to Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast Lunch
  • Accommodation Type: Tourist Standard Hotel
 
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  • Day 18: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu: 5-6 hours
 
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  • After breakfast, we say goodbye to the beautiful lake city of Pokhara and drive towards Kathmandu. After reaching Kathmandu we have the rest of the day off to rest or do some souvenir shopping. Overnight in Kathmandu.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast  
  • Accommodation Type: Tourist Standard Hotel
 
  • Day 19: Departure (Airport Drop)
 
  • Your adventure comes to an end today (Annapurna Around trek with Tilicho Lake). Our representative will escort you to the airport approximately 3 hours before the scheduled flight. Mountain Hike Nepal will wait for your another trip to Nepal. Have a safe Journey.
 
  • Included meals: Breakfast  

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