About Annapurna circuit short trek
Short Annapurna circuit trek 15 days, also celebrated as mini Annapurna circuit trek, is sorely destined to explore and relish the pristine wilderness cum cultural scrutinizing as you walk along the immaculate natural beauty, startling geography, copious biodiversity, alpine pastures, terraced field, dramatic villages and intact floral possession of the region. Hiking around the Annapurna circuit Nepal is to experience the gorgeous Himalayan sights and antique ethnic settlements.
Express itinerary of this trip design by the destination expert minimizing the risk of altitude sickness. Annapurna circuit trek 14 days is only fastest way to cover the major attraction of Annapurna conservation area including crossing Thorong La. Annapurna Circuit Short Trek is a fantastic option for those looking for a short but rewarding trek in Nepal. The stunning landscapes, rich culture, and warm hospitality of the locals make this trek a truly unforgettable experience.
Moderate to fairly challenging
Min 2 to Max 10 Persons
Thorong la 5416m
March to May & Sept to Dec
Trekking & Sightseeing
Tea houses / Lodges / Hotels
3 Meals a day (BLD)
Drive & Trekking
Kathmandu to Syange
Jomsom - Pokhara - Kathmandu
Short Annapurna circuit trek 15 days trip is truly a mine of matchless adventurous trekking trails of Himalayas. Chame to Thorong la pass trek itinerary passes along the foothills of Mt. Annapurna unfolding the astonishing beauty, invigorating cultural display, and shifting natural diversity of the Annapurna trekking region Nepal. The region is home to several ethnic groups, including the Gurungs, Thakalis, and Tibetans, each with their own unique customs and traditions.
It takes 20 days to complete the classic Annapurna circuit trek in Nepal. Because of the road construction alternative options are available to minimize the walking duration. Chame to Muktinath trek in 7 days, Bhulbhule to Muktinath trek 10 days and Annapurna circuit in 15 days which takes you around the Annapurna. Let us to know your holiday duration and budget to manage a tailored package based on you requirements and time frame.
Annapurna circuit short trek 15 days is best savored during the months of March to May in spring and September to December in autumn season. Splendid views of majestic Himalayan peaks like Annapurna range, Manaslu, Gangapurna, Tilicho peak, Chulu, Thorong peak, Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri and other peaks are the highlights of this journey. It is one of the perfect trekking option for anyone those are physically fit and has good stamina.
Annapurna Circuit Trek is a perfect blend of stunning mountain views, diverse landscapes, and rich cultural experiences. Express Annapurna circuit trek is the one of the popular & best short treks in Nepal. We ensure you delightful and rewarding trekking experience on budget with our professional and friendly guides. Please do contact us, for customized Annapurna circuit trek 15 days packages and information on Thorong la pass trek. We will be generously pleasured to assist you on the matter.
After arrival in Kathmandu Airport (TIA) Nepal, our representative will welcome you and transfer to hotel by private vehicle. At hotel he/ she will give short briefing about program agreement and day to day plan. Check into hotel, use free time to take rest, relax and explore around Thamel.
Elevation: 1,400 meters / 4593 feet.
Muktinath to Jomsom journey begin after Muktinath temple exploration at Ranipauwa village in mustang. The distance from Muktinath to Jomsom is about 21 kilometers and possible to go by driving or walking as per preferences. It takes about 1 hour by driving and 5 to 6 hours by walking depend on your pace.
Trail descent from Muktinath towards the Kali Gandaki river crossing Jharkot, Khingar, Kagbeni and Ekle Bhatti villages in Annapurna region of Nepal. This is quite popular route offer stunning views of unique landscape, mountains, including Mount Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri and more. Jomsom is famous for its apple orchards and strong winds that blow through Kali Gandaki valley.
After crossing suspension bridges over Kali Gandaki river, ultimately you reach Jomsom, check in hotel either rest, relax or explore around city, museum, apple orchards and interact with local etc. Muktinath to Jomsom trip is an incredible experience in Kali Gandaki valley where you witness the beauty of lower mustang closely.
Today is the final day of the trek, trail descends quite considerably to Nayapal. Nayapul marks the end of an incredible adventure on the Annapurna Circuit trek. Take some time to savor the accomplishment, reminisce about the memories made, and immerse in the beauty of surrounding mountains before heading back to civilization. From the Nayapul group will drive to Pokhara by private vehicle. Nayapul to Pokhara distance is about 45 kilometers / 28 miles. It takes 1.5 to 2 hours to reach lake side Pokhara.
The journey from Pokhara to Kathmandu is one of the most scenic and breathtaking routes in Nepal. The distance between the two cities is approximately 200 kilometers/ 124 miles, and the travel time is around 6-7 hours by road and 25 minute by plane. Keep in mind that the actual travel time may vary depending on the mode of transportation, traffic conditions, and your personal preferences. As soon as reach Kathmandu you will check into hotel, take a rest, spend evening time explore city for souvenirs shopping. Enjoy farewell dinner at evening to celebrate the successful excursion.
Embark on your final day of journey! Three hours before the scheduled flight, we will escort you to international airport for final departure.
“Have a safe flight! May your journey be free from stress and bring you home safely.”
Upper Mustang trek & tours organize verity of trip in Himalayas. Departure dates are 100% guaranteed until and unless there is no political unrest, natural disasters or epidemics in the destination. Start dates are your arrival date in Kathmandu and end dates are the returning date from Nepal. Listed departure dates & price quoted on group joining basic. if given dates are not suits you, or travelling with friend let us to know to book private trip as per your requirements.
Usually, Annapurna circuit route accessible by drive within 6 to 8-hour from Kathmandu. TRhis route begins from to Besisahar, Khudi, Bhulbhule, Ngadi, Syange, Dnarapani or Chame as per the preferences. Along the route, there are teahouses provides accommodation and meals.
Short Annapurna circuit trek takes you to the high altitude in short timeframe. So it’s important to acclimatize properly to minimize the risk of AMS.
The special features of Annapurna region are rich cultural heritage, awe-inspiring mountain views and natural beauty.
Yes, beginner also can do mini Annapurna circuit trek but need to be physical fitness and mental preparation. it’s challenging and great option for novice trekkers who want to experience the beauty of the Himalayas and able to hike for several hours each day.
Yes, Annapurna circuit is a legendary trail, circumnavigating the entire Annapurna massif, pass through Thorang pass, Muktinath ad deepest gorge in the world. Its amazing landscapes, cultures and challenges views makes this trip worthy, again its worth depends on individual feeling.
Yes, you can do Annapurna circuit solo. As per the new rule of Nepal tourism board, it is not allowed to trek aloe. Still Free individual travelers don’t care the rule and go for hiking in Annapurna without guide. Trekking alone in the Himalayas presents inherent risks, including altitude sickness, weather hazards, and potential wildlife encounters etc. We advise you to hire a guide while trekking in Nepal.
The cost of Annapurna circuit trek 14 days’ package based on different factors like transportation, trek duration, travel style, season, service quality, organizer and more. Normally budget package cost start from US$ 900 to 1500 and Luxury package price begins from 2000 to 4500 per person.
Total distance of Annapurna short trek 15 days’ trip is about roughly 242 kilometers / 150 miles. The scenery is simply breathtaking, with stunning views of the Annapurna Himalayas, lush valleys, and traditional villages. The trek is also a great challenge, with plenty of ups and downs to keep you fit.
The best time for the 15 days Annapurna circuit trek during spring (March-May) or fall (September-November). This times of year offer pleasant weather and good visibility. Both spring and autumn are peak trekking seasons, so expect busy trails and full teahouses.
Generally, short Annapurna circuit trek considered a safe walking tours in Himalayas. But going high altitude quickly is not safe always. There are certain risks to be aware of and precautions to take. With careful planning and preparation, you can minimize the risks and enjoy the stunning scenery and unique culture of Nepal.