28 days – One of the world's great walks and an outstanding Nepal trek
24 days demanding trekking in the middle hills and high Himalaya (maximum elevation 5,416m / 17,760′)
Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara and back
Spectacular, ever-changing views of three 8,000m ranges — the Annapurna, Manaslu, and Dhaulagiri Himal
Incomparable cultural and topographical diversity
An incomparable trekking experience not to be missed by any Nepal enthusiast!
Day 1 Arrive Kathmandu. Orientation.
Day 2 Drive Kathmandu (1,300m / 4,260′) to Besisahar (800m / 2,620′). Trek to Bhulbule (840m / 2,760′).
Days 3-6 Trek north up the Marsyangdi valley to Chame (2,710m / 8,890′), with overnight stops at Ghermuphant (1,140m / 3,740′), Tal (1,700m / 5,580′), and Bagarchhap (2,160m / 7,090′).
Days 7-9 Trek westward through the Manang valley to Manang (3,540m / 11,611′), stopping at Pisang (3,185m / 10,450′). Acclimatization day at Manang: excursion to Ice Lake (4,620m / 15,150′).
Days 10-12 Trek across the Thorung La (5,416m / 17,760′) to Muktinath (3,800m / 12,460′), with overnights at Letdar (4,230m / 13,870′) and Thorung High Camp (4,800m / 15,740′).
Days 13-14 Visit the shrine at Muktinath. Descend along the Jhong Khola valley to Jharkot (3,500m / 11,480′) and on to Kagbeni (2,840m / 9,320′), visiting Jhong (3,580m / 11,740′) en route.
Days 15-16 Trek down the Thak Khola Canyon to Marpha (2,680m / 8,790′). Day excursion via Dhumba Tal (Lake) (2,830m / 9,280′) to Thini (2,860m / 9,380′).
Days 17-19 Trek down the Kali Gandaki gorge to Tatopani (1,190m / 3,900?) via Titi Lake (2,670m / 8,760?) and Ghasa (2,000m / 6,560?).
Days 20-21 Leave the Kali Gandaki to head up to Ghorepani (2,870m / 9,410?).
Days 22-23 Early morning climb Poon Hill (3,210m / 10,530′). Trek to Ghandruk (2,150m / 7,050′) via Tadapani (2,710m / 8,890′).
Days 24-25 Trek across the Modi Khola gorge to Tolka (1,790m / 5,870′). Finish trek at Phedi (1,130m / 3,710′). Drive to Pokhara (884m / 2,900′).
Day 26 At leisure in Pokhara.
Day 27 Drive to Kathmandu.
Day 28 Depart for onward destination.
Dates and Pricing
Oct 21 - Nov 17
Nov 18 - Dec 15
Feb 28 - Mar 27
Mar 28 - Apr 24
|2 - 5 persons||US$ 1,743|
|6 - 12 persons||US$ 1,551|
|Single room supplement||US$ 192|
|Kathmandu||Nirvana Garden Hotel|