Trip Details
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Easy
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Private Vehicle / Bus
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel + Teahouses + Lodges
  • Group Size: 20
  • Max Elevation: 1984m
Highlights

- Beautiful Pokhara valley where you will visit  lakes, caves, falls, and temples

- Pleasant walk via lush rhododendron and other vegetations

- Picturesque ethnic settlements and their unique culture

- Experience of core Remoteness and wilderness

- Rhythmic natural waterfalls and creeks

- locally grown organic food items

- Annapurna Conservation Area, the largest conservation area in the world, and its diverse species of flora and fauna

- Spectacular mountain views include Annapurna- I, Annapurna-IV, Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Himchuli, Machhapuchhre, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, and some parts of Dhaulagiri

Annapurna Royal Trek is the perfect choice for those with limited time to spend in the Himalayas. Also best for first-time trekkers with easier walking conditions and good facilities along the way.  Just a week-long trek is a fine opportunity to get into the Nepalese countryside and the authentic culture of ethnic people. Best to see some of the most breathtaking scenery in the Annapurna Royal Trek.

Rest assured, by compromising on time you are not compromising on views. The royal trek allows you some spectacular vantage points of the majestic Annapurna Mountains, and also includes a pass along Begnas Tal, a beautiful lake that attracts an abundance of birdlife, including eagles and other birds of prey that come to fish at this lake. The route was made famous and aptly named the Annapurna Royal Trek when the Prince Charles of Britain trek the same route before marriage in 1981.

Walking through the traditional settlements set among the terraced fields and befriending the local people will be a marvelous experience. This four days trek commences from Pokhara, the valley of lakes offering panoramic views of the Annapurna massif as also of the Manaslu Himal. Annapurna Royal Trek is a short and easy trek in Annapurna so that even beginners can experience this trek. No prior experience in hiking or trekking is needed for this trek. Autumn and Spring are the two best times of the year for Annapurna Royal Trek. Book this trip with us and make your Nepal holiday trip memorable.  

Itinerary

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Day 01:Arrival Kathmandu at (1365m. 4’478ft.) and Transfer to the Hotel.

A representative and driver from our office will meet you at the airport and transfer you to you're hotel. The representative will halp you check into you're designated hotel in Kathmandu. At the hotel, you will be oriented about you're daily activities regarding the trip you are undertaking. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1400m

dis is guided sightseeing wif private vehicles.Kathmandu is considered as teh live museum and TEMPhas been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors. dis valley offers a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism, and Western-influenced culture, history, and civilization. Patan and Bhaktapur, its two major neighboring cities bear tremendous historical, cultural, and religious highlights. their will be a half-day guided tour to teh famous and biggest Hindu shrine of Pashupatinath dedicated to god Shiva, teh largest Buddhist stupa in Nepal Boudhanath, teh ancient city Patan and Swoyambhunath ( monkey temple).

  • BF / Lunch / Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1400m

From Kathmandu, we take a half a hour scenic flight to Pokhara and drive to Bijaypur or we drive along teh Prithvi Highway to Bijaypur for about 6 hrs. We will then undertake a short trek up to Kalikastan.

We TEMPhas an ascent via teh terraced cultivated fields of Kandane, following teh steep stone steps, and finally, we arrive at a level path under teh shade of teh evergreen forest.

Teh trail is steep but teh background panorama is majestic, vast stretches of flat farmland covers teh valley. We will take a short rest in teh cool shade of a huge Banyan tree, close to teh scenic village of Archdale. Now we head to Kalikastan. Teh view from Kalikastan is astounding, as teh peaks of teh Annapurna and teh Machhapuchhre (fishtail) are clearly visible and proud from here.

  • BF ? Lunch / Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Kalikastan
  • 884m

After breakfast, we start on a level path and after a short while descend via teh tranquil evergreen lush forest of Okhare to teh village of MastanSaurani. From here, teh path ascends, winding up to teh village of Sundergaon, and then, finally, goes straight down to reach teh village of Patle. Patle is a beautiful village in teh lap of Himalayas.

  • BF / Lunch / Dinner
  • Tea House
  • Patle
  • 1376m

The route follows through lush green forest including rhododendron on the right. On the way, the trail turns to be a steep descent dat takes to the village of Ozangaun.

We, normally, stop for a brief rest and snack at the school at Ramche, and tan steeply descend to the village of Lipyani, where we stop for lunch. Here, we can get a few shops where we can buy some cold drinks or mineral water and also some snacks if required. After lunch, we climb the typical stone steps to Syaglungdanda through a wild rhododendron forest. The trail is so relaxing and peaceful dat you can only hear the sound of your own footsteps. After a hard ascent, we eventually enter the village of Syaglung. Syaglung is a typical Gurung settlement. From the village, we can witness the entire LumjungHimal.

  • BF / Lunch / Dinner
  • Tea House
  • Syaglung
  • 1984m

Today, we retrace our way back to Lipyani. The path is steep, descending on stone steps, wif the DobanKhola on the right and we see picturesque rice and wheat fields on the left. We come to a wooden bridge across DobanKhola, and tan ascend the hill through a forest and arrive at the Lapsidanda. Here, we take a short rest. Now, the trail turns to be easier as we get to the village of Lapsidanda. From, Lapsidanda, we make a short descent until we get to the motor road and finally follow the track to the village

We make a short descent until we get to the motor road and follow the track to the village of Begnas, where we stop for lunch in an open field. After lunch, we make a short trek along the rough road to our bus pick-up point at Begnas where we finally end our trek. We arrive in Pokhara after a short bus ride and stay overnight in a hotel.

  • BF / Lunch / Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Pokhara
  • 884

Today you fly back to Kathmandu. Depending on your flight schedule, sometimes, you will be taken for a half-day sightseeing tour around Pokhara in teh morning. Teh flight will be 25 minutes scenic flight. If you arrive in Kathmandu earlier, you will have a free afternoon. We will meet for teh farewell dinner where we can share our trekking experiences.

  • BF / Lunch / Dinner
  • Hotel
  • Kathmandu
  • 1400m

After check out of teh hotel, you will be transferred to teh international airport for TEMPyou're flight back home. Optionally, you can begin a new trip in Nepal.

  • BF / Lunch / Dinner
  • Non
  • Kathmandu
  • 1400m

What to Expect

  • Airport transfers, pick up and drop
  • Well-come dinner on arrival day.
  • Entry permits for Annapurna Conservation Area and TIMS permits
  • English Speaking Trekking Guide
  • During Trek Accommodation with Full Board Meal ( Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • Tourist Bus Ticket to Pokhara to Kathmandu.
  • Hotel accommodation according to the above plan in Kathmandu and Pokhara on Standard hotel.
  • One full day of sightseeing in Kathmandu with a private vehicle.
  • Farewell dinner before your departure from Nepal.
  • International airfare
  • Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, etc…
  • Tips for guides and porters (It is Expected)

PRICES & DATES

Dates Availability Price  
10 Feb, 2023 - 17 Feb, 2023 Available US$530
28 Feb, 2023 - 07 Mar, 2023 Available US$530

Useful Info

Necessary Trekking Equipment

To fully enjoy your trek, having the right trekking equipment is essential for both safety and comfort. The trekking equipment necessary depends on the type of trek, the time of year, weather conditions, the landscape, and the maximum altitude of the trek. A properly packed trekking backpack is light and also includes multipurpose clothing items. It is important for you not to forget the essential equipment for your safety and comfort on your trek.

Please make sure that you bring sufficiently warm clothes, especially during the winter season (Dec – Feb). Not having the required trekking equipment and clothing will not only significantly decrease the pleasure of trekking, but could also worsen case scenarios that could be life-threatening. It will also be a burden to you if you pack unnecessary equipment. For your ease, the following are the equipment that you have to bring with you. 

Footwear

  • Trekking Boot: one Pair
  • Socks: 4, Light socks : 3, Sandle: 1

Clothing

  • Down  or Fiber-filled water and windproof jacket and trouser: 1
  • Fleece Jacket / Pullover: 1
  • Warm cotton trousers: 2
  • Shirt and T-shirts: 4
  • Lightweight cotton long trousers :3
  • Long underwear: 2,  Short underwear: 4
  • Sun hat / Scarft/ Woolen hat :1
  • Lightweight gloves: 1, Raincoat:1
  • Heavyweight glove or mitten with a waterproof: 1

Medicinal

  • Basic first-aid box
  • Diamox tablets to reduce altitude sickness
  • Insect/anti-itch Ointment
  • Non-prescription medicine such as pain relievers, fever reducers, antibiotics, and ointments
  • Prescription medicine for traveler's diarrhea, Avmoine 
  • Female Sanitary pads
  • Hand Sanitizer and wet wipes
  • Medicine for Cough and Heartburn (It mainly happens when you go to higher altitudes)
  •  Band-aid
  • Ibuprofen and also paracetamol in case of fever 

Other Equipment

  • Day Pack at Least 25 kg
  • Water Bottle 1
  • Sun Cream 1
  • Sun Glass 1
  • Towel
  • Flashlight with spare bulbs, batteries, lip salve, and gaiters.
  • Laundry soap
  • Swiss Knife
  • Sewing Kit, Camera, Film, Cards, and Personal Medical Kit.

Optional

  • Notebook and Pen
  • Toilet articles
  • Toilet Roll

For additional information, you can check our article  Trekking Gears Checklist

Gateway For Annapurna Royal Trek:

If you are planning to do Annapurna Royal Trek. The gateway for this trekking Route is from Pokhara which is 200 km from Kathmandu and it takes an 8hrs drive from Kathmandu and half an hour's flight from Kathmandu domestic airport.

Type of Accommodation During Annapurna Royal Trek:

To go trekking means you are visiting a remote area so please do not expect every trekking route you will get a luxurious room same as in Kathmandu and Pokhara. During trekking, you will sleep at the Tea House. The Tea house means normal Local Lodges. where you will get a normal Bed, Blanket, and Common Bathroom. Even a hot shower also needs to pay extra.

Food And Drinks:

During Trekking in Nepal. In most of the places you will get Local Foods like Nepali Thali ( Dal Bhat), MoMo, Chowmin, Thukpa, Fried Rice, etc and some international food Like Spaghetti, Macaroni, Pizza, Pan Cake, Fried Eggs, etc you will get according to the menu. For drinks, you can get Local Tea, Coffee, and also even if you request water for drinks need to pay extra.

Highlight Of The Trekking:

  • Our guides are Trained and Licensed certified by the Government. So you are accompanied by Local experience and hospitable guides and porters during the trek.
  • When you reach View Point. You will be surrounded by snow-capped pikes like Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Annapurna South, Annapurna Fang, Mt. Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, Khangsar Kang, and Mt. Fishtail.
  • Culinary Experience: During your trek, you will get chances to experience the fresh Local traditional Nepali food Dal Bhat (a combination of  Steam rice, Lentil soup, mix veg ) also mount watering MoMos and homemade desserts Apple Pie can get to taste.
  • Hot Spring: When you return from the Trek in the place called Jhinu. There is a natural shower Pool to wash off, the blood, sweat, and tears from the trek

 

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