Sanctuary Trekking Tour Itinerary:
Day 01: Kathmandu (Arrival)
Arrival at Kathmandu Airport. You will be met by our
Representative, and transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu - Pokhara
Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. 4-5 hours scenic drive by
Private Car / van. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Pokhara - Nayapul - Tikhedhunga
One hour drive to Nayapul by private Car / Van, we then begin
trek to Tikhedhunga. We begin our trek at Nayapul, driving to
the road head. After 15- minutes short walk along the bank of
the Modi Khola, we reach Birethanti (1065 m) a large village
that has many shops and teahouses. From there, the trail
continues through the village. The trail follows the north
bank of the Bhurungdi Khola. From there, the trail climbs
steadily up the side of the valley to Hill at 1495 m and
after the short climb, we reach Tikhedhunga at 1525m. This
trek offers a short and relatively easy day, during journey
and allows us to become used to the experience of trekking in
Nepal. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 04: Tikhedhunga - Ghorepani
Trek to Ghorepani. Leaving Tikhedunga, we begin our journey
with steep climb to Ulleri. Ulleri is a large Magar village at
2070 m. Then the trail continues to ascend more gently,
through fine forests of oak and rhododendron towards Banthanti
at 2250 m. Then we make our trek towards Nangethanti at 2460
m. After an hour walk brings you to Ghorepani at 2775 m.
Overnight at Guest House.
Day 05: Ghorepani - Poon Hill - Ghorepani - Tadapani
This morning, we will get up early in the morning, and go for
hiking to Poon Hill. From here you will see superb view of
sunrise, and panoramic view of Himalayas, including Mt.
Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Fishtail, and so on. After
visiting Poon hill, we will come back to Ghorepani, have a hot
breakfast, and continue walking to Tadapani. Overnight at
Day 06: Tadapani - Chomorung
The day starts with steep down hill. Leaving Tadapani, we
descend steeply through forests and then the trail eases as we
reach Gurjung which is the village of Gurung people. We then
take easy walk to Chomorung (2020 m). Overnight at Guest
Day 07: Chomorung - Dovan
Trek to Dovan Today the trail drops down to the Chhomrong
Khola and again we continue climbing to Khuldighar at 2380 m
where there is an ACAP Check post, and continuous walking to
Dovan. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 08: Dovan - Deurali
Trek to Deurali The day begins with the climb through bamboo,
then rhododendron forests to Dovan, Himalayan Hotel and on to
Hinko at 3020 m. The accommodation will be in Deurali, on the
ridge above Hinko and is the stretch of trail that is most
subject to avalanche. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 09: Deurali - Annapurna Base Camp
Today the trail climbs on past the Machhapuchhare Base Camp
(which isn’t really a base camp since climbing the mountain is
not permitted) to the Annapurna Base Camp. Since it is totally
surrounded by mountains, this area is known as the Annapurna
Sanctuary. You can either end the day at Machhapuchhare Base
Camp or trek two hours on to Annapurna Base Camp. There, you
will view the mountain scenery which is even more spectacular.
Overnight at Guest House.
Day 10: Annapurna Base Camp
Explore the hidden Valley. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 11: Annapurna Base Camp - Deurali
Trek back to Himalaya. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 12: Deurali - Sinuwa
Trek back to Sinuwa. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 13: Sinuwa - Jhinu Danda
Trek to Jhinu Danda (hot spring). Enjoy the evening at hot
spring. Overnight at Guest House.
Day 14: Jhinu Danda - Birethanti - Nayapul - Pokhara
Trek to Birethanti and Nayapul and drive to Pokhara. Overnight
Day 15: Pokhara - Kathmandu
Drive back to Kathmandu by car / van. Overnight at hotel.
Day 16: Kathmandu
Full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley (Pashupatinath
Temple, Bodhanath, Swayambhunath and Kathmandu durbar square).
Overnight at hotel.
Day 17: Kathmandu (Departure)
Transfer to Airport for your onward Journey.
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