Annapurna Circuit trekking is open for foreigners since 1977, known as Annapurna round trekking. It is situated in the western part of Nepal. This trek starts less than 1000m and a short time period reaches 5416m one of the world’s classic walks. Trekkers follow the Marsyangdi Valley to the north of the main Himalayan range and cross Throng La 5416m pass to descend like a dramatic dessert. Muktinath is a famous pilgrimage spot for both the Hindus and Buddhists religious people. Tibetan -style scenery in upper Kali Gandaki Valley. The walk passes the deepest gorge in the world in Dana. Trekkers can enjoy hot spring at Tatopani.
The most difficult part of treks is Throng la pass (5416m) which is the most adventure. Trekkers enjoy the stunning mountains above 8000 m: Dhaulagiri and Manaslu another neighbor mountain like Tilicho peak, Gangapurna peak, Nilgiri, Annapurna South, Tukuche Peak, etc... We carefully designed the itinerary with a few rest days offers a special way to acclimatize safely. The Glacier Adventure Company has learned never to rush a trek to altitude in the Himalayas, taking an extra few days makes all the difference to really be able to enjoy your Annapurna circuit trekking.
HOW DIFFICULT ANNAPURNA CIRCUIT TREKKING (DISTANCE)
The Annapurna Circuit is a trek that locates mountain ranges of the western part of Nepal. The total length of the trek between 160–230 km (100-145 mi), Depending on where transportation is used and the trek is ended. The trek crosses two different river valleys Marshyandi and Kali Gandaki surround the Annapurna Massif.
The trek not difficult most trek over 6 thousand and not require mountaineering skills. It is basically a long walk at a high altitude. One day (Throng la pass) on the trek will involve 16 hours of high altitude starting early in the morning. Other days' trekkers walk (15 to 20km) average.
WHEN IS THE BEST TIME (ANNAPURNA CIRCUIT TREKKING)
If you want to Annapurna circuit trekking in the Annapurna region and thinking when is the best time. We can say September to November and March to May then the critical issue in planning when to trek is the monsoon period which runs from June to August. During the monsoon period, there is still excellent trekking as these largely lie in a rain shadow. However, you need to be ready for serious rain; generally, this is confined to shorter storms in the afternoon. The period around Christmas and New Year is cold, but with good thermals, this can be a great time to trek the trails are much quieter.
PREPARE FOR 4 SEASONS (ANNAPURNA CIRCUIT TREKKING)
The Annapurna circuit trekking is covering everything from lowland to throng la pass (5416m). Early day trekkers walking in shirts and t-shirt and probably be asking yourself why you brought all these warm clothes. You’ll realize over 3,000m and wearing all your clothes when start freezing cold. Last days of the treks can walk shirts and t-shirt; trekkers will be ready to face it all. Do not bring unnecessary things, but Bring only what you really need.
This above Itinerary is a guideline and a standard pattern of what we provide. Our trips can be customized in your interest to accommodate your specific requirements. We also arrange Annapurna circuit trekking without sightseeing and hotel arrangements.
NOTE: During the trips, weather conditions, local politics, transportation or multiple other factors. They are beyond our control, can change Itinerary. However, Unlikely that Itinerary would be substantially altered, if necessary, Group leader will decide the best alternative, they change the best one of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything best. We minimize its special effects but we cannot be responsible for the results of delays.
Trekker’s safety is our paramount concern while trekking with Glacier Adventure. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary. Annapurna circuit trekking is located in a remote area in the Annapurna region. Glacier Adventure can’t guarantee it such as weather conditions, availability of porter and the health team members can all contribute to change. Guide and Sherpa will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.
Glacier Adventure hosts the Pre-trip meeting in Kathmandu 2nd the day of the itinerary. Trekkers introduce with trek leader. We will provide an opportunity for individuals to ask questions about Annapurna Circuit Trekking. The pre-trip meeting covers personal equipment, acclimatization, and to introduce you to another team member. Glacier Adventure hopes pre-trip meetings have excellent, informative, supportive, and fun.
Glacier Adventure’s Annapurna circuit Trekking itinerary is focus rules AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) when going up too fast to cause a medical condition serious enough to kill. The higher mountain area is less oxygen in the air. If, trekkers are wanted safe Annapurna Circuit Trekking. Their body needs some days to rest in the less air environment. Especially, travelers need to know the heart, lungs/blood diseases to consult their doctor before leaving home. Glacier Adventure’s itinerary designed to try to prevent AMS as much as possible. It is important to remember that some people are more susceptible than others.
Physical Condition & Experience Requirements
Normally, Annapurna circuit Trekking is a remote mountain in the Annapurna region. This is suitable for physically fit walkers. The traveler must be in good health and physical condition. Most parts of treks five to six hours walk, but some days are seven hours. It is a good idea; prepare yourself in the lead-up to your trip with some regular exercise. The best form of which has long walked in the hill area. Technical experience is not required, hiking experience is an advantage, but the most important thing is a positive attitude and a generous amount of determination. If you have any pre-existing medical conditions, it is vital you let us know the details of these before setting Also, before coming to Nepal it's important to consult your doctor regarding vaccination and any other medical concerns the trip may raise. “Medical and emigration expenses are your responsibility.”
When traveling with Glacier Adventure. Trekkers must be fully insured, including Air rescue, Air ambulance, and treatment service. Has an accident? Trekkers should be careful in choosing a policy; however, some make special exceptions for adventure travel. Please note that Glacier Adventure doesn’t arrange any insurance.
Glacier Adventure staffs try to make successful, enjoyable and memorable in your Annapurna Circuit Trekking. They are innocent, helpful, experienced, and Careful. Your trip leads from the best and most professional leader. He had a long experience. He has knowledge of Culture, Ecosystem, flora and fauna, geography and history of Nepal. Glacier Adventure’s leader trained in the following things
Trekking guide training.
First aid course.
Trekking is an adventure. Porter’s job is a hard-working job. They carry trekker suppliers and baggage that makes a journey easy and comfortable in the remote mountains in the Annapurna region. We ensure all our porters are well trained and well paid. Porters who become sick are treated with the same care and attention as team members and we have previously used helicopters at Tour expense to rescue porter in dangerous situations. The porter's sake, we require all trekkers keep their bag weight 15 to 20kg. We support the work of the International Porter Protection Group (IPPG), Provides help and advice to those organizations to improve the working conditions of the porters on whom we depend.
All accommodations for Annapurna circuit Trekking are twin sharing basic included in the trip cost. The trip based on, standard service and Standard hygiene food. There are two types of accommodations on the trip. Standard tourist hotel in Kathmandu, Pokhara and during the treks, Trekkers spends standard Guesthouse which one normal room with wooden beds and foam mattress. Glacier Adventure also provides the attached bathroom where is possible. Some places are only having shared shower/washing and toilet facilities. We always try to provide good rooms in all places.
We will easily organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date
I was with Tilak on a trek around Annapurna. It was my the best holiday in my life. I can 100% recommend his trekking company.
By Katerina S , Czech Republic