Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days

Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days

Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days is one of the short express treks in Annapurna . 8 days Nepal Annapurna circuit trek is  known as mini Annapurna circuit trekking  cover up whole Annapurna Thorong la pass trekking trails from Beshishar to Jomsom .Trekkers  who wish to  complete the  trekking in Annapurna circuit with in one week this is the best way  to explore their dream in to the reality with high passes of Annapurna trekking destination. Express Annapurna circuit trekking offer fantastic  Himalayan views of three above 8000m mountains ( Mt. Manaslu 8163m, Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m & Mt. Annapurna I 8091m)  & 23 snowy mountains with touch of beautiful Manang valley & Rain shadow zone mustang trekking destination. Annapurna circuit hiking  distance 147 km from Beshishar Chame to Jomsom. 

Nepal Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days discover  the gorges, turbulent rivers, lakes, apple garden, natural hot spring,  delightful waterfalls and trans Himalayan zone of Nepal.This is really new  adventure trekking in Nepal Himalaya as well as feel the new off road overland experience of Nepal. Trekking in Annapurna circuit  is only one options that with in 8 days reach 5416m Thorung la pass  & If you wish to extend the regular Annapurna circuit trekking  may extend according to your wish and holiday frame.  HJT create 8 Days Annapurna circuit hiking itinerary  but travelers may extend the trip as per holiday frame as well as Annapurna circuit trekking map has clearly described about regarding the whole trip.       

Mini Annapurna circuit trekking commence at Chame the central zone of Manang district after 8-9 hours overland drive from Kathmandu. Himalaya Journey Trekking guide led you through beautiful valley Pisang Hunde Manang Yak khabra Thorong Phedi  Thorong la pass 5416m  Muktinath and finally reach the Jomsom. Annapurna circuit Hiking is challenging trekking & good physical fitness is required . Autumn and spring is best time trekking in Annapurna Thorong pass but we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange around the year as per trekkers wish and holiday frame.  You will have to options from Jomsom to pokhara either flight or by overland transportation via Beni. 7 days Annapurna Thorung la pass trekking has been operated since 2013 after build the road. 

Annapurna  circuit trek Major highlights 

* Annapurna circuit trek is renowned trekking tour in Nepal Himalaya explore the incredible diversity of Nepal’s geography and  great views of world’s highest mountains: Dhaulagiri I (7th), Manaslu (8th) and Annapurna I (10th)
* Trek to Annapurna circuit explore the gorges, turbulent rivers, lakes, apple garden, natural hot spring,  delightful waterfalls and trans Himalayan zone of Nepal.
*  Annapurna Thorong la pass 5416m the highest pass of Annapurna trekking trails hiking through Annapurna conservation area project.
* Discover the Marshyangdi Valley and Mustang valley in same short trip with Nepal off road driving experiences.
* Get acquainted with the Magar, Thakali, Gurung people and their warm hospitality while Treks in Annapurna circuit.

Related trip information about 8 Days Annapurna  circuit trek

How difficult is  Annapurna  circuit trek?

Annapurna circuit trekking  is express short treks in Annapurna region. Good physical is required for the trip. Annapurna circuit treks gradually ascend  from low level elevation from  Beshishar 823m  so trekkers continuation doable this trip without any difficulties.

When is the best time to do the Trekking in Annapurna circuit   ?

Autumn (From mid-September to November and Spring (March to May) are the best time to do  Trek in Annapurna circuit   but we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange around the year as per your holiday frame .. June to August (monsoon) is the rainy months  and Himalayan views may not clear and trekking trails are slippery . Winter season (December – February) is too cold and temperature almost minus even though  Annapurna  circuit trekking tour doable with our professional team

Trekking permit required for  Annapurna circuit trekking tour ?

Two  different trekking permit required for  8 days Annapurna circuit trek  ( Annapurna conservation area project   permit  and  TIMS permit ) then trekkers may treks to Annapurna ttrekking trails.

How many hours need to walk each day?

Minimum 5 -6   hours need to walk each day except the Annapurna Thorung la pass (7-8 hours) but it is depend on the your speed but HJT team always suggest walk slow but continuation that make sense to reach the Annapurna trekking trip   destination . Annapurna  circuit trek  map has also clear vision one to next destination. 

How to find the best and reliable Nepal trekking companies for 8  days Annapurna circuit trek?

It is hard to find the best and reliable Nepal trekking companies for 8 days Annapurna circuit trek if you just surfing via google or internet so trekkers should know Nepal trekking company legal documents, service, reputation either recommended in international travel guide book such as Lonely planet guide book, Rough guide book etc sometime free lance trekking guide, operator or illegal Nepal trekking agency also show up their website and sale the trekking it means beware from illegal operation that make your holiday hazards.



Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m, transfer to hotel , 8 days Annapurna circuit trekking briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: After breakfast, Kathmandu by  local jeep drive to  Chame (2713m) Drive approximately 8-9 hours

Day 03: Chame trek to Pisang (3185m)approximately 5-6 hours

Day 04: Pisang trek to Manang (3440m)approximately 4-5 hours

Day 05: Manang acclimatization /Rest day ..During this day you can hike up to Ice lake or Tea shop near by Gangapurna base camp from where you will see panoramic Himalayan scenery including Mt.Manaslu, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Gangapurna, Pisang peak, Thorung peak, Peak 38 etc and overnight at manang village.

Day 06: Manang trek to Yak kharka (4210m)

Day 07: Yak kharka to Thorung phedi (4640m)/ Thorung High camp (4800m)approximately 5-6

Day 08: Thorung phedi (4640m)/ Thorung High camp (4800m) via Thorung La pass(5416m)  trek to Muktinath.(3802m)approximately 6-7 hours

Day 09: Muktinath via  Kagbeni (2840m) trek to Jomsom (2567m)approximately 5-6 hours

Day 10: After breakfast, Jomsom fly back to pokhara (915m) fly approximately 25 minutes only, transfer to pokhara hotel.. overnight at pokhara

Day 11: After breakfast, Pokhara Kathmandu by tourist bus or by flight . by tourist bus 5-6 hours drive and by flight 35 minutes only. Transfer to hotel. Overnight at Kathmandu

Day 12: After breakfast, Himalaya Journey tour guide will take to for historical monuments sightseeing in kathmandu valley such as Boudhhanath stupa : visit Bodhnath Stupa, one of the best Buddhist shrines in the world, where we observe Buddhist monks in prayer in the monasteries surrounding the stupa than visit Pashupatinath temple: the most famous Hindu temple in the country, located on the banks of the holy Bagmati River. Here you see Hindu holy men (sadhus) meditating, pilgrims bathing and occasionally funeral pyres burning on the ghats. Kathmandu durbar square: you will enjoy with different Hindus Temple , Goddes Kumari, legend of kathmadu valley etc and in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel..

Day 13: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities , Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition's representative will drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward journeys or if you have time to stay in Nepal will arrange any other trip such as Chitwan Junlge safari tour, Lumbini tour, Chitwan jungle safari tour , river rafting etc.

Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days Cost: ,

Service includes:-

  • Airport pick up and transfer to hotel.
  • Three night accommodation in Kathmandu on BB basis ( 3 star category hotel) on twin sharing as mentioned in itinerary
  • An experienced, helpful and friendly Government license holder trekking Guide.
  • Trekking porter /sherpa who will carry your bag pack during the trekking.(two person will get one trekking sherpa/ porter).
  • Kathmandu to  Chame overland transportation by bus / jeep  as mentioned itinerary
  • Trekking accomodation in Tea house / Lodge entire the trekking
  • Three time meal during the trekking Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
  • Desert /fruit after having diner as company provide
  • Trekker's Information Management system (TIMS)
  • Annapurna conservation Area project (ACAP) permit
  • jomsom to pokhara flight ticket as mentioned in itinerary
  • One night hotel accomodation in pokhara on BB basis ( three star catagory hotel) as mentioned in itinerary
  • Pokhara Kathmandu overland transporation by tourist bus as mentioned in itinerary 
  • Kathmandu valley tour with guided trip as mentioned in itinerary
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour with private vehicle as mentioned in itinerary
  • All program as mentioned in itinerary
  • Overland transportation
  • Trekking guide both way flight ticket
  • Insurance for Nepalese staff. ( Trekking guide,  and porters)
  • Guide and porter fares and taxes.Government Tax and office service charge.
  • Airport drop

Service Excludes:-

  • Lunch & Dinner during Kathmandu & Pokhara stay
  • International flight ticket
  • Nepal entry visa fee US$ 40 (duration 60 days from date of issue)- you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu.
  • Disembarkation Airport Tax in Nepal -  approx. US$ 24. al equipments
  • High risk medical insurance
  • Entrance fees while sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley.
  • Alcoholic beverage and telephone calls
  • Hot drinks, Soft drinks such as cola, mineral water
  • Nepal Visa Fee
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed
  • Purely personal nature expenses
  • Tipping /Tips(Tipping is Expected).

Annapurna circuit trekking Equipments

  • Trekking Bag pack.
  • Trekking day bag.( Small handbag)
  • Trekking shoes.
  • Sports shoes or sandal.
  • Trekking stick.
  • Trekking Hat, cat
  • Trekking woollen cap.
  • Trekking jacket Gore tax/ flees jacket.
  • Pullover or warm sweeter.
  • Raincoat.
  • 4/5 pairs of good qualities shock .
  • Hand gloves.
  • 2/3 pairs of Trekking trousers
  • 3/4 pairs of Trekking shirts .
  • 3/4 pairs of Underwear
  • Eye glass
  • Water bottle.
  • Sleeping bag.
  • Flash or Torch light.
  • Camera and batteries.
  • Sun cream.


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Useful Information:

 Annapurna circuit trekking 8 days known as mini Annapurna circuit trekking for stunning Himalayan views of  above 8000m moutains such as Mt. Manaslu 8163m, Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m , Mt. Annapurna I.8091m with 16 snowy capped mountains .

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