Short Annapurna Trek is the best way to experience the Annapurna massif and other neighboring peaks. This trek can be done in constraint of time too. If you are visiting Nepal for few days and are wondering which trek can you opt for to cherish the beauty of mountains in Nepal, then we present you Short Annapurna Trek. In this trek you can get some stunning views of mountains in Annapurna region along with the adventure of being in Pokhara valley!
Short Annapurna trek is five day trekking package. Also, this package is best for winter season too. Main attractions of this trek are the Pokhara Valley, Australian Base Camp and Sarankot. Above all these places bless you the beautiful views of mountains. Hence, these places provide the glories of Annapurna region of Nepal. Pokhara valley is a popular city and one of the most preferred touristic areas in Nepal. Many people around the globe come to Nepal just to visit this place. This picturesque valley lies in the backdrop of mountains. Also this place is embedded with few lakes. Therefore, Pokhara is popular as lakeside city.
Sarankot, a popular vantage point for sunrise and sunset, view of Annapurna range and adventure sport like paragliding. From here you can have the stunning views of Annapurna I, Annapurna south, Macchapuchre and Huinchuli peak. Also, you can have the picturesque view of Pokhara Valley. Likewise, Pokhara valley is a starting point for many adventure sports. Adventure sports like zip flyer, ultra light flight and many more. Similarly, Australian Base Camp offers some fantastic views of mountains like Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fish Tail), Mt. Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himal.
Short Annapurna Trek starts from the beautiful city of Pokhara. A short drive from Pokhara takes you to Phedi from where your actual trekking journey starts. The trail goes through the foothills of Annapurna and pass places like Dhampus and Pothana to Annapurna Base Camp. On the way, you pass terraced farmland, rice- paddy fields and other Brahmin and Chhetri villages to Dhampus village. From the Dhampus, walk up through rhododendron forests with the beautiful views of mountains on sight. Following the trail it will take you to Sarankot. In Sarankot you can get glorious views of sunrise and sunset amidst the mountains in Annapurna range.
If you are thinking of opting out for Short Annapurna Trek, then let us know. Himal Eco Treks is here to make your journey more beautiful and lively!
Arrival in Kathmandu and check in a hotel
Fly to Pokhara (20 mins)
Trek to Australian Base Camp (5-6 hrs )
Trek to Sarangkot (5 hrs trek)
Trek to Pokhara (4 hrs trek) – fly to Kathmandu
Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Nepal Entry visa fees.
- Meals (lunch, dinner) in the hotel in Cities
- Airfare from your country to Nepal
- Snacks, soft drink and water during the trek
- Personal trekking equipment are not provided by HET
- Tips to the guide, porter, driver or any other trekking staff