This particular route through the Annapurna region is one of the most famous and easygoing. The trek has been named the “Royal Trek” as Prince Charles walked it in the 1980’s. It is extremely enjoyable and requires no technical knowledge making it and excellent trek for beginners and elderly people. The journey leads through ethnic villages with extremely rich and diverse culture.
Annapurna Royal Trek passes throughout the tranquil ranges with hills all around. You will have scenic view of plant life and animals portrayal the landscape, eagles soaring, and spectacular mountains views. This trail takes you the village of the Gurung and the marvelous views of the Machhapuchre, Lamjung , Annapurna and beautiful like city of Pokhara where you can rest inform of the large Himalayas view.It also offers panoramic views of the Pokhara valley, the northern Annapurna range and Mt. Fishtail while walking through forests of magnolia and rhododendron. If you like physical activity in the outdoors, the “Royal Trek” can be a flavorful, challenging experience.
|DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION||TIA Kathmandu|
|HIGHEST ALTITUDE||3000 m|
Important Note: Your safety is of paramount concern while traveling with Epic Adventures. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; however, since this adventure entails traveling in remote mountainous regions, we cannot guarantee that we will not deviate from it. Weather conditions, health condition of a group member, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.
Arrival in Kathmandu(1300m)
Kathmandu Sightseeing & Preparation for the Trek
Kathmandu to Pokhara drive (884m) Driving duration: (Bus 8 hours) (Jeep 6 hours) or fly to Pokhara(duration: 40 min)
Pokhara to Kalikasthan Driving duration: 1 to 2 hours & Hiking duration: 3 to 4 hours
Kalikathan to Syanklung (1730m) Hiking duration: 3 to 4 hours
Syanklung to Chisopani (2300m) Hiking duration: 3 to 4 hours
Chisopani to Pokhara (884m) Hiking duration: 3 to 4 hours
Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu: 6 hrs by bus.