Annapurna Royal Trekking
Annapurna Royal Trekking is the Royal Trek, a short trek that takes you to the maximum altitude at 1730m. The route of Annapurna Royal Trekking moves all along the foot of Annapurna hills lying north of the Pokhara valley. Since Prince Charles along with his 90 person explored this path in the early eighties, the trek has been named as Royal trek. This Royal Trek offers the chance for cultural experiences with the different ethnic people peoples and their culture that dwell in this region.
Beginning from the striking lakeside city of Pokhara, we will walk via Gurung settlements. On the way, we will enjoy eye-catching views of the rice terraces, hillside and the wonderful peak views of Langtang, Machhapuchhre and Annapurna range. Finally, the trip ends at the picturesque Begnas Lake which is situated around 30 km west from Pokhara City.
This 9-days Annapurna Royal Trekking, one of the easy tea house trekking designed by Trekking Guide Team Adventure is one of the superb treks which doesn’t need any long day walk days and lets you see numerous villages, terraced hills, various flora and fauna, stunning mountain views including Mt. Annapurna I, II, III, IV, Dhaulagiri, Fish tail, Manaslu and many more and meet different ethnic people. Do not miss the chance to go for Annapurna Royal trekking which meant for those who would like to experience village lifestyle and arresting mountain views in a comparatively short period of time.
Days 01 : Arrival, transfer to hotel, introduction and briefing.
After we arrive at Kathmandu International Airport, our airport representative from Trekking Guide Team Adventure will wait for you with a play card help you to transfer to hotel. At hotel, you can just relax. Plus, you will be briefed about the trek in the evening. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Days 02 : Drive to Pokhara, overnight in Pokhara, hotel.
We will drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu taking around 6 hours. En-route, we will pass over a lot of terrace farms, cities, villages and the backdrop of snow topped peaks will follow us. Pokhara, in fact is the most prominent valleys set in the southern Himalayas with three attention-grabbing lakes in its region- Phewa, Begnas and Rupa. In Pokhara, we can go for visiting the attractions of the city like Davi’s fall, Gupteshore cave, famous Fewa Lake where you can take pleasure from boating etc. Overnight in a hotel.
Days 03: Drive to Bijayapur khola and trek to Kalikasthan, overnight camp.
We will drive from Pokhara for an hour and get to Bijayapur Village. On the way, you will drive along with the flat rice fields and after that make way up passing by Rakhigaon to Chautara and ascend to Brahmin settlements. Finally, we will walk to Kalikasthan which presents you the beautiful view of Pokhara valley and mountain views. Overnight at Kalikasthan.
Days 04 : Trek to Shaklung.
We will trek from Kalikastan to Syaklung on this day. Also, we will see magnificent vistas of Lamjung Himal and Annapurna on the way. During the trek, we will pass by several villages and meet with a lot of people with different culture, language and way of life. We will also pass by different settlements like Thulokot, Mati Than and Naudanda. We will go by Naudanda to get to Syaklung, a Gurung settlement. Overnight at Syaklung.
Days 05 : Trek to Chisopani, camp.
We will walk further on from Syaklung and pass through several settlements where Gurung people reside. We will also stroll passing the rhododendron and Sal forests. We will observe a lot of eye-catching peaks like Annapurna II, Himalchuli, Manasulu, Lamjung Himal etc which will mesmerize anybody on earth. The undulating track will take you from side to side with quite a few teashops and after that we will climb to Chisapani. At Chisapani, you can view the majestic vistas of Dhaulagiri on the west part of Annapurna. Overnight at Chisapani.
Days 06: Trek to Begnas / drive back to Pokhara, overnight hotel.
We will walk down all the way through rock-strewn steps and reach at a small valley. You will then pass by striking rice fields that connect you with Rupatal. After that, you will get to Sundare Danda and move down to Begnas Tal where you can get pleasure from boating. You will also stroll to Begnas Bazaar and go back to Pokhara where you can enjoy the elegance of Lakeside area. Overnight in Pokhara.
Days 07 : Fly Kathmandu
On this day, after having our breakfast we will fly from Pokhara to return to Kathmandu. In Kathmandu, you will return back to the hotel. At hotel, you can just relax. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Days 08 : Kathmandu, city sightseeing
Today, we will have an amazing sightseeing tour to Swayambhunath (Monkey temple) which is situated on the hill and the Stupa holds Buddha’s eyes on the four sides. We will also make a trip to Boudhanath, probably one of the largest stupas in the world. Also we will visit Pashupatinath temple located at the bank of holy Bagmati River and here you can notice the cremation rituals of Hindus. We will also walk around the beautiful Durbar Squares of Patan and Kathmandu where you will commonly see a number of temple carved beautifully with amazing arts. Over night at hotel.
Days 09 : Departure
This is your last day in Nepal. You will depart from Nepal with breathtaking memories and remarkable time spent in the Annapurna Himalayan region. Our staff will transfer you to airport for your departure.
- Hotel in Kathmandu with 2 Stars Bed & Breakfast.
- Hotel in Pokhara with tourist standard bed & breakfast.
- Your Meal (Breakfast-lunch-dinner) During the Trek.
- One Experience Trekking guide & one porter for each two tourist. Porter is not included for the solo traveler. It is available with and additional cost.
- All Land Transportation from Kathmandu to Kathmandu or Flight as Itinerary Area Wise.
- Annapurna Conservation Permit.
- Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS).
- Insurance for Guide & Porters.
- All accommodation during the Trek Available Lodge /Tea Houses.
- Airport -Hotel-Airport transfer.
- Farewell Dinner with typical Nepali cultural dance
- Our service charge.
- Personal Equipment for Trekking/climbing.
- Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal.
- Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
- Emergency Rescue evacuation.
- Tipping (Tips) For Guide & Porter.
- All the alcoholic and non alcoholic Drinks. (Tea, Coffee, Mineral water).
- Sweet things like hot chocolate and desert.
- Hot shower and Laundry during the trekking.
- Internet WIFI.
Price From : 799 USD
Trip Duration 9 Days
Price From 799 USD
TRIP GRADE Moderate
TRIP STYLE Trekking
MAX PERSON Min 2
TRANSPORTATION Public Bus