Overview of the Annapurna Luxuary Trek
Annapurna luxury trek is the best trek holiday to explore the Himalayas for luxurious travellers. The Annapurna luxury trekking or Annapurna comfort trek is designed very carefully to give you the maximum fun with relaxing ways. The trek goes on the lower part of Annapurna to see the magnificent view of the Himalayas and enjoy the nature of the Annapurna Conservation Area. There are many trek packages available but this one is quite different from others. We give you the best room with a bath on the trek plus food and drinks. Normally in other packages, we just get the food to the clients with a normal room. This kind of trek is very suitable for the honeymooners and all types of people that you want to enjoy just and no worries about the matter of logistics.
Annapurna luxury trek goes to the highlighted viewpoint of Annapurna that is Poon hill 3210 meter. Poon hill is the best viewpoint from where you can enjoy the sunrise over Annapurna Himalayan range very clearly. The trekkers can see 2 mountains above 8000 Meter Annapurna I and Dhulagiri. The other peaks which you can see from the Poon hill are Annapurna South 7,219 m (23,684 ft),Machapuchare 6,993 m (22,943 ft), Annapurna II 7,937 m (26,040 ft),Annapurna III 7,555 m (24,787 ft), Tukuche peak 6,920 m (22,700 ft), Dhampus peak 6,012 m (19,724 ft), Hiunchuli 6,441 m (21,132 ft), Gurja Himal 7,193 m (23,599 ft), Nilgiri Himal 7,061 m (23,166 ft). Trekkers can see the same view from The Ghorepani as well but it is very good to go Poon hill for the early sunrise over the Annapurna Mountain Ranges. The Annapurna luxury trek is very beautiful because of the rhododendron forest walk where trekkers can enjoy nature as well as interaction with the local people’s lifestyle and their cultures.
The Annapurna comfort/luxury trek begins from Nayapul after a 1-hour drive from Pokhara with the beautiful local settlements of the Brahmin, Chhetri, Gurung, Newar, Magar and other people on the trekking trails. You will cross the alpine forest to go to the top of the hill which is around 3000 Meter. The trek is amazing due to the best Annapurna scenery from Tadapani and Poon hill. You will also enjoy the Gurung Cultures in the Ghandruk Villages at the end of your trek. Nepal Trek Hub welcomes you to explore the beauty of the Annapurna on Luxurious styles. Our friendly, funny and helpful guides and porters make your Annapurna luxury trek lifetime memorable.
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Annapurna luxury trek difficulty
Annapurna luxury trek difficulty is not that difficult. This is perhaps one of the easiest hikes of Nepal. The trek does not require any technical climbs or ice walks. Yes, sometimes in the winter when there’s so much snowfall there might be ice on the trekking trails. At that time we recommend the trekkers to have crampons. The trek goes up to the height of 3210 Meter. The trail is full of stairs so you need to be ready to climb up the stairs. Apart from that, the trek is not that difficult.
Annapurna luxury trek highlightshere are some Annapurna luxuary trek highlights, Which is the best highlights of Annapurna luxuary trek.
- Scenic flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu, you can see the incredible view of the Himalayas.
- Sightseeing in the Pokhara city, you can see the magnificent view of the Annapurna range from Pokhara and in the evening you can walk around the lakeside
- Excellent scenic driving to Nayapul from Pokhara, From Naudanada you can see the splendid view of the Annapurna ranges.
- The local settlement on the trekking trails, you can see the Gurung people, Magar People and their cultures.
- Beautiful walk through the rhododendron forest, to reach the Ghorepani 2875 Meter, from here you will see the superb view of the Himalayas.
- Sunrise view from the Poon hill 3210 meters, the Annapurna ranges mountains Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna South, Fishtail & more are perfectly seen from here.
- Extraordinary view from the Tadapani (Annapurna South, Fishtail Mountain).
- Peaceful and easy walks down to the Ghandruk, the Gurung Museum and many other things you can see here.
Annapurna luxuary trek best time/ season
Annapurna Luxury trek best time is particularly two seasons in Nepal. The other 2 seasons are also good but the experience might be different. You can not enjoy the trek in those two seasons: Winter and Monsoon season.
Spring season (March, April and May)
Weather is perfect with sunshine, the temperatures are quite cold but in the down valley, the temperatures are quite high. There is very less chance of raining and snowfall. The trekking experience was very good this time.
Autumn season (September, October and November)
Weather is very best and very sunny. The temperatures in Kathmandu and other cities are very good. There is no chance of the rainfall but in some cases, it might rain as well. The visibility is very good so the trekking experience is very good this season.
Winter season (December, January and February)
The temperatures are cold, the visibility is not that good. Sky get cloudy and hazy. Mountains get most of the time snow falls and trekking experience is not that good, However, you can still do this trek. bUt we can not guarantee the weather.
Monsoon season (June , July and August)
The rainy season in Nepal, the clouds are very normal and there is also a chance of floods and landslides during this time in Nepal. The leeches problem is very normal, you don’t see the good view on this time. But there is a 40% chance you can see the mountains.
What makes Annapurna luxury trek experience different?
Annapurna luxury trek experience can be different if you add some additional activities to make your Annapurna luxury even more memorable. This can be sightseeing activities in Kathmandu or Pokhara. If you love animals and wildlife then you can also do the safari in Chitwan national parks which makes your experience different too. If you are interested to see the Everest Himalayan ranges then you can also do the mountain flight which will take you to the Mt Everest sightseeing for 1 hour. You can learn the Nepalese culture, lifestyles, religions and their traditions by doing extra activities.
Annapurna luxury trek note
Annapurna Luxury trek experience can be different and the experience might be also different if there are some cases which are beyond our control. We can not change the situations but we would try our best to maximize your comfort arranging the alternatives for you. What we mean is that if there are flight cancellations due to the weather then you need to drive through the car to the Pokhara. A similar case might happen on the trek as well. If there is no good weather you can not see the mountains, In that case, if you have time then it is better to wait days and son on
Annapurna luxuary trek itinerary
- Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu
Arrival at kathmandu and transfer to the hotel and trek preparations and briefing about the trek, you can also hire or rent some necessary equipment as we recommend you.
- Day 02: Drive to Pokhara by tourist bus or fly
If you take the flight, it takes only half an hour to reach the Pokhara. You can start the flight anytime you like from Kathmandu. You can take the guide with flight or you only fly to Pokhara it is up to you. We will make the flight to Pokhara for you easily.
If you take the tourist bus then the guide will come to pick you up in the hotel then together you will drive to Pokhara which takes 8 hours during the drive they often stop for Lunch and breakfast as well as toilets too.
- Day 03: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul to then trek to Ulleri
You start your trek today, as early in the morning after heaving the breakfast, you and your team will start the drive to Nayapul which will take the 1.30 Minutes, during the drive you will see the beautiful Himalayan range, you can stop the vehicle and take the photos if you like, the guide will help you to arrange this time for you. Nayapul is the place from where you will start the trek to Annapurna panorama, walking 30 minutes you will reach to birethanti then check in to the national park. After that, you will follow the riverbank trail to reach the Hile. often you have to trek through the road here, having lunch while then you will trek to ulleri and stay overnight here.
- Day 04: Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani
Your trekking begins with stairs along the ulleri village. The trails gently climb until banthanti. From Banthanti through the rhododendron forest you will reach to Ghorepani 2875 Metr. You will do lunch in Nangethati which is 1 hour before from Ghorepani. The trail climbs very gently to Ghorepani.
- Day 05: Hike to Poon Hill 3210 Meter early in the morning, then trek to Tadapani
Early in the morning around 4.45 am, you and your guide trek together to Poon Hill (3210m.). You can enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m.), Tukuche Peak (6920m.), Nilgiri (6940m.), Varaha Shikhar (7847m.), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m.), Annapurna South (7219m.), Annapurna III (7855m.), Machhapuchhare (6993m.), Annapurna IV (7525m.), Annapurna II (7995m and many other numerous peak the morning then trek down to Ghorepani. We Now take the breakfast then start to climb deurali, you see the same view from here as like Poon Hill. The trail decent down valley then climb to Tadapani finally.
- Day 06: Trek to Ghandruk then drive to pokhara
Today we trek down to ghandruk which takes 3-4 hours to trek. Then we do lunch here in Ghandruk. Ghandruk is also a good place to see the mountain view, Gurung culture and Gurung Museum also. Then we take the jeep to go Pokhara. The jeep takes 3 Hours to reach in Pokhara. Check-in hotel and stay overnight here.
- Day 07: Drive to Kathmandu or fly to Kathmandu
We take the tourist bus to Kathmandu which takes about 6-7 hours.
- Day 08: Departure
We will drop you to the airport.
Annapurna luxuary trek cost includes
- Kathmandu international airport transfer by private vehicles.
- Meals on full board: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner each day during the trekking days
- Guest house basis trekking accommodation while on trekking days, attached bathroom if it is possible
- Tourist Bus transfer from Pokhara to Kathmandu for guest and guide.
- Fully escorted trek with fluent English speaking license holder local guide and each 2 guest 1 Porter basis
- Annapurna conservation Area Project Permits
- Seasonal Fruits if possible
- First Aid Box
- TIMS Permit
- All land transportation as per written on above itinerary
- Food and accommodation and salary of Nepali trekking staffs
- Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
- Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu and Pokhara city.
- Any kinds of battery charges, laundry service, phone calls and hot shower during the trekking.
- Personal trekking equipment and Clothing.
- Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills.
- Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency).
- Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
- Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but highly expected)
- Any other things which are not mentioned above
Annapurna luxuary trek faq
We have gathered some common questions that often hikers ask before they make the Annapurna Luxury trek. If this question does not meet the query then, please let us know so we can give you answers to all of your questions.
Which is the best time for Annapurna Luxuary Trek?
Spring(March, April and May) and Autumn (October, November) are the two best time/ seasons for the Annapurna Luxury trek. Normally, these two seasons the weather becomes excellent so you can enjoy the trek a lot. Annapurna Panorama Trek best time
How long walk per day in Annapurna luxuary Trek
This is the easiest trek of Nepal. Hikers need to walk 6-7 Hours per day but there are stairs to go to Poon Hill and climb from Tikhe Dhunga. If you feel it might be harder to you then you can extend your days and make the hike durations longer which reduce the walking days
What kind of accommodation is available Annapurna luxury Trek
There are pretty nice guest houses as compared to other trekking trails of Nepal. You may find a room with a bath in every place and the food they offer is delicious plus the bed is really comfortable. We will try our best to give you the best service as possible as we can on the Annapurna Luxury trek.
Is there WIFI on Annapurna Luxuary Trek
Now most of the Tea houses in Annapurna Panorama Trek route they have a WIFI, The wifi works not that fast but you can text with your friend and family
Will there is chance to do Shower on the trek?
Yes, Definitely hot shower is available everywhere but you need to pay a certain charge, for per shower per person. They provide hot shower using a Gas.
Is there enough hotels on Annapurna Panorama trek?
Yes, There are more hotels everywhere on trekking trail, You would not have any problem regarding accommodation while you trek here.
What about the drinking water conditions in Annapurna luxuary trek
Yes, obviously there is mineral water you can purchase down village like ramghai, sudame after that you can buy a safe drinking water which you need to refill. We also request you to use the your own water purification system, It helps to reduce the number of plastic bottle in environment. Our small effort can be a very little contribution to environment
How high is Annapurna Luxuary Trek?
The maximum elevation you will gain on Annapurna luxury trek is 3210 Meter from sea level in the Border of Kaski and Myagdi District.
What permit need for Annapurna Panorama Trek
Annapurna Conservation Area Project permit (ACCAP) and Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) are required to go Poon Hill Trek and you get it through the registered trekking agencies.
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