Annapurna Circuit Trekking

Annapurna Circuit is a world-classic trekking around the Annapurna Himalayas and an unforgettable odyssey through amazing diversity in landscape with a unique blend of ethnicities along the way. The mountains on display in Annapurna Circuit include Annapurna I, 8,091m (26,545ft) the 10th highest mountain in the world and first over 8,000 m to have been climbed, Additional peaks featured here are Dhaulagiri, 8,167m (26,7795ft), worlds 7th highest, Manaslu, 8,163m (26,781ft), worlds 8th highest, and Machhapuchhre ( fishtail mountain), 6,993m (22,943ft), a beautiful and sacred mountain that is off limits to climb.

Outfitter Nepal has 21day itinerary for the Annapurna circuit trekking including your arrival and departure days to and from Nepal and start with a day tour in Kathmandu then drive to Bhulbhule and the trekking follows two major river valleys during our 21day Annapurna circuit trekking, firstly, we follow the Marsyangdi River valley for the first half of the trek till the thorong phedi, this valley is a part of a trade route linking different places and we follow The Kali Gandaki river valley for the another half after the thorong la pass and the Kaligandaki valley is the world’s deepest gorge/valley  in the world which can be found nowhere else in the world, flanked by the giant Dhaulagiri in the west and Annapurna Himalaya range in the east, we will trek along the valley.

The highpoints of the Annapurna circuit trek is the Thorung La pass at 5,416m (17,769ft), the highest trekking pass in Nepal, furthermore, we will visit the Manang village, a village with own culture and lifestyle, we will visit one of the popular pilgrimage in Nepal Muktinath temple, the God of Salvation, Legends says that once we visit the temple, all the sins  from the body will be washed up and become pure, so thousands of pilgrims come here form different part of Nepal and India to take bath in the pond and the tap that exits in the Muktinath temple, Furthermore, we will have opportunities to take bath in one of the famous natural hot spring at Tatopani and the water on this spring is proved that to be very good for the skin and there are many examples of cured of many skin diseases.

A part from all these, we will hike to Poon hill for the excellent sunrise views over the mighty Himalayas form where, we will see the 360 degree panoramic views of the Himalayas wow, it is amazing, the Annapurna circuit trail is full of varieties as we will trek though many villages of different ethnic groups which includes the Brahmins, Manangis, Thakalis, Gurungs and Magars  and their own culture and lifestyle living together with great peace and harmony. The attraction of this circuit trek is the forest of the Rhododendron (the national flower of Nepal) that blooms in spring, you should do the trek from March to May to have flowered blooming, and you will see the colorful Rhododendron blooming which is amazing.

We offer both group joining and private departure for the Annapurna Circuit Trek so, look at our departure dates if you are looking to join fixed trek and Tailor-made departures are suitable for couples, families, charities and small groups of friends who want to take off straightaway and we have special discounts for those groups of students, families and charity groups as well, We at Outfitter Nepal look forward to guiding you into the world-renowned and unforgettable Annapurna circuit for once in a lifetime chance to see the most wonderful scenery on the planet!

Annapurna Circuit Trekking Highlights

  • Scenic drive from Kathmandu to Bhulbhule.
  • Visit Manang village with Gangapurna Glacier.
  • Pass over the Thorong la  at 5416 M.
  • Visiting Muktinath Temple, the holy place.
  • Trekking through Kali Gandaki Valley and the deepest gorge.
  • Visit Marpha, capital of apple.
  • Visit Natural hot spring at Tatopani.
  • Culture of different ethnic groups.
  • Rhododendron forest.
  • Sunrise View from Poon Hill.
  • Visit The city of Lakes- Pokhara.
Trip Cost:
$ 1250 USD
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Duration: 21 Days
  • Grade: Fairly Strenuous
  • Group Size: 01-14
  • Max. Altitude: 5416M
  • Transportation: Private vehicle/Local Bus
  • Meals: Breakfast in cities and Full board on Trek
  • Accommodation: 2/3 star in cities and lodge on trek
  • Best Season: March-May and Sept- Nov
  • Single Suppliment: 150.00 USD
Show All Facts Show Less Facts

Trip Map

Certificate & Partners

Nepal GovernmentNepal Tourism BoardTAANNepal Mounteering AssociationHimalayan Rescue Association
Read Reviews