Annapurna Gurung Trail

10 Days 9 Nights

Price : US $ 1935.00 *  

Single Room Supplement : US $ 625.00
  • Destnation
    Nepal
  • Highest Altitude
    2012 m
  • Group Size
    Min 2 Pax - Max 8 Pax
  • Accomodation
    Hotel
  • Trip Starts
    Kathmandu
  • Trip Ends
    Kathmandu
For more details contact:
Ms. Jayanti Mukhia
Manager - Sales & Marketing
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+977 9802098607 / 01 4435645

Overview

Starting and ending in Kathmandu, this 9 night / 10 day features the main reason why most people come to Nepal: Trekking in the Himalayas. The minimum amount of time is spent traveling between each destination, enabling one to make the most of their time in Nepal. The Sacred Mountain Trek features the Gokarna Forest Resort (in Kathmandu), the Shangri La Village Resort (in Pokhara) and Ker & Downey Lodges (while on trek).

Trip Highlights

  • Enjoy your stay in our comfortable luxury lodges throughout the trek.
  • Experience the Gurung culture and enjoy the panoramic views of the Himalayas
  • Sightseeing options in Kathmandu
  • All inclusive packages with all meals included throughout the trek

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day : 1 Arrival In Kathmandu.

Depending on your arrival time, our representative will be at the airport to receive you and transfer you to your booked hotel.

Accommodation: Gokarna Resort

Day : 2 Fly To Pokhara And Drive To Birenthati (1025m) – 3 Hrs Trek.

After an optional early morning flight to Mount Everest, we fly to Pokhara (3300 ft /1000 m). We’ll have a briefing at the Ker & Downey head office before we transfer by road with guides & porters to our trek start point {1-hour}. Our walk will follow a ridgeline in the lower foothills of the Annapurnas with surrounding views of the Pokhara Valley. This route then drops to the Modi River Valley, where Ker & Downey's Sanctuary Lodge is located. The lodge has magnificent views of the sacred and unclimbed Fishtail Mountain, or Machhapuchhre, as it is locally known. A picnic lunch is provided with a late afternoon arrival at the Lodge. (Trek time 3-4 hours).

Accommodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Sanctuary Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 3 Trek To Ghandruk (2012m) – 5 Hrs Trek.

Breakfast will be ready at the dining room. After breakfast, you will leave the lodge to start the trek through the scattered small farms. Following the Modi Khola and with constant view of Mt. Machhapuchhre ahead, you will soon climb the valley towards the mountains. Passing through the rice fields and forest, you will arrive at the Himalaya Lodge in Ghandruk early afternoon to a hot lunch that is served on arrival as you enjoy the spectacular views of Annapurna Massif.

Accommodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Himalaya Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 4 Trek To Landruk (1565m) – 4 Hrs Trek.

Leaving the Ghandruk village, the trek descends steeply to the banks of Modi River. Crossing the suspension bridge, we trek up into the Landruk village enjoying the views of Annapurna range passing through the cliffs that where honey hunters climb up on the ropes to hunt the wild bee honey. Lunch will be ready as we arrive at our lodge. After the lunch, you are either rest in your room to rest enjoying the spectacular views of the mountains or go on a sightseeing tour in the village with your guide.

Accommodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (La Bee Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 5 Trek To Majgaon (1400m) – 4 Hrs Trek.

After breakfast, as your porters pack the bags to leave for the trek, you along with your guide will start your trek passing through the village and farmlands with views of Annapurnas at your back. An easy trek to Majgaon today, you arrive at the Ker and Downy Lodge. You can enjoy the views of the mountains from your room itself relaxing after the trek or spend your time at the garden. You can also take a short walk to the village with our guide.

Accommodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Gurung / Mala Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 6 Trek To Dhampus (1525m) – 4 Hrs Trek.

Starting your trek today, you continue trekking towards Patlekhet, a small village on the way towards Pothana where you stop. Pothana is another small village along the trek which is used by Tibetan traders to sell their souvenirs and gifts to the tourist trekking up and down the Annapurna Base Camp. As you reach your lodge in Dhampus, you get the spectacular views of the entire Annapurna range. Once at the lodge you will be served hot lunch after which you can take a short walk into Dhampus village.

Accommodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Basanta Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 7 Drive To Pokhara (1000m) – 1.5 Hrs Trek.

After breakfast, we depart along the ridge & descend through the wooded hillside and terraced farmland to the valley floor. Trek time 1 ½ hours. We then transfer by vehicle to the hotel in Pokhara (40 minutes).

Accommodation: Shangri La Village Resort (Pokhara)
Meals
- Breakfast

Day : 8 Fly Back To Kathmandu.

Fly back to Kathmandu.

Accommodation: Gokarna Resort
Meals
- Breakfast

Day : 9 Free Day In Kathmandu.

Your free day in Kathmandu. You can have a full day cultural tour in Kathmandu that we can arrange on request or just stay at the hotel and enjoy the heated swimming pool.

Accommodation: Gokarna Resort
Meals
- Breakfast
- Dinner

Day : 10 International Departure.

Depending on your flight time you will be transferred to airport. Your airports check in is 3 hours prior to the departure time and the hotel checkout time is 11AM. In case your flight is late evening please let us know if you require half day use of the hotel. Our representative will meet you at the hotel and transfer you to the hotel.

Meals
- Breakfast


Package Details

Cost Includes

  • Airport/Hotel/Airport Transfers
  • 3 night Hotel Gokarna Resort on Bed and Breakfast in Twin Room
  • 1 night Hotel Shangri-La Village Resort on Bed and Breakfast in Twin Room
  • Trekking Staffs and Porters
  • All staffs daily wages/Insurance
  • 5 nights K & D Lodges as per program on FB with happy hour (6-7pm)
  • National Park & TIMS Permit Fee
  • Flight: Kathmandu – Pokhara - Kathmandu with airport tax
  • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu

Cost Does Not Include

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Personal equipment & Insurance
  • Alcoholic beverages & soft drinks
  • Expenses of personal nature.
  • Nepal Visa Fee US$ 40 Per person
  • Tips for Staffs
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed

Equipment provided

On Trek

  • Duffel Bags
  • Daypacks
  • Walking Stick
  • Water Bottle
  • Rain Poncho
  • Souvenir hat and Scarf
  • First Aid Kit
  • Sleeping bags with liners & hot water bags as well are provided for the tea house trek (ABC & PoonHill Trek)

In Lodge

  • Down jackets
  • Warm hats and Gloves ( In Ker & Downey lodges )

Fixed Departures


Start Date End Date Group Size Low Session High Session Single Room Supplement Remarks Availability Inquiry
Dec 03, 2017 Dec 12, 2017 2-8 people US $ 1285 - US $ 495 - Open Book Now

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