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Annapurna Foot Hill Trekking – 6 Days

Trip Facts

Weather

Weather 16°C to 26°C View Weather Detail

Duration

Duration 6 Days

The Annapurna Foothills Trek is a short hike in Nepal’s north-central Annapurna mountain range. This walk is in the Nepalese foothills of the Annapurna range, which is gentler but no less energizing. Nothing is missed, and the views are simply breathtaking. This is a great trek for those who don’t want to walk for more than a week, have limited time, and also want to avoid the main high-altitude areas of the Annapurna range because the highest point of this trek only reaches 3210m (at Poon Hill) and has some of the best mountain views (especially between Tadapani and Ghorepani).

 

The greatest trek for non-athletic hikers in their 60s and 70s and those who enjoy leisurely walking vacations is the Annapurna Foothills Trek. relaxing practically every day with easy access through the beautiful villages, terraced farmlands, lush green and rhododendron forests, and breathtaking Mountain Views.

 

The breathtaking sunrise over Mount Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Nilgiri, and other snow-capped summits may be seen during an early morning journey to Poon Hill. You can only exclaim “wow” when the sun first hits the Himalayan giants in the morning. The Annapurna Foothills Tour route passes through Dhampus, Pothana, Deurali, Landruk, a well-known Gurung settlement, Ghandruk, and Ghorepani before descending through Ulleri, Tikhedhunga, and finally Nayapul to mark the conclusion of the journey

Background

Nepal Alternative Treks and Expedition has beautifully designed treks of the best trek in the Annapurna Region of Nepal. The Annapurna Foot Hill Trekking. You can explore using the same routes in a single entry in less time and at a lower cost. On this trip, one can encounter a variety of cultures, natural wonders, people, and species. For hikers who are interested in doing it all at once rather than separately, it is an alternative offer.

About Us

Nepal, Alternative treks is one of the most reputed companies in the field of trekking and traveling in Nepal. Traveling with us to the high altitudes of Nepal will be memorable as our experienced guide and porters will educate you on different things about the place that you are traveling to. At Nepal Alternative Treks and Expedition, we believe in providing quality services.

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Highlights

  • Learn about the unique Tibetan culture and tradition
  • Get breathtaking views of different mountains including Mount Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, and Nilgiri.
  • Enjoy lush green and rhododendron forests, and breathtaking Mountain Views.
  • Get upto the height of 3210m (at Poon Hill)
  • Enjoy some of the local delicious foods of the region
January
5°C to 14°C
February
6°C to 16°C
March
8°C to 18°C
April
10°C to 20°C
May
12°C to 22°C
June
15°C to 25°C
July
16°C to 25°C
August
16°C to 26°C
September
15°C to 23°C
October
12°C to 22°C
November
8°C to 18°C
December
6°C to 16°C

Day-to-day-Itinerary

Day 1

Trek to Pothana

Day 1 Facts

Accommodation

Luxury Lodge in Landruk

After an early breakfast, For the first day of your trip to the Annapurna Foothill Trek. You will be trekking to Pothana. You will continue hiking for another one to two hours through the verdant trees as you make your way to Pothana. Enjoy the serene surroundings and sunset in the heart of the forest. Stay the night in Pothana. And then from Pothana, the trekking journey to Landruk begins.

Day 2

Trek to Landrunk

Day 2 Facts

Accommodation

Luxury Hotel in Modi Khola

Altitude

(1565m, 5133ft.)

On the second day of the trek, we leave early in the morning. Today, we trek to Landrunk which is a beautiful village in the Annapurna region of Nepal. This community’s residents are quite pleasant and generous hosts, and the village is very green. On the east side of the Modi Khola river valley, it is situated south of the Annapurna range. Overnight in a hotel.

Day 3

Trek To Ghandruk

Day 3 Facts

Accommodation

Luxury Lodge in Ghandruk

Altitude

(1940m, 6363ft.)

After a far too brief stroll along the riverside route, the trail drops down the Modi Khola valley until a gradual 700-meter ascent brings you to Ghandruk. This is a very enjoyable trek that mostly contours along the edge of the Modi Khola valley near Landrunk. Even though you will most likely get to Ghandruk in time for lunch, it is highly recommended that you spend the afternoon wandering around the lovely village. Spend the night in Ghandruk

Day 4

Trek to Banthanti

Day 4 Facts

Accommodation

Luxury Lodge in Banthanti

Altitude

(2800m, 9184ft.)

You may reach Tadapani in time for lunch by mostly leisurely uphill hiking through lovely rhododendron trees. From there, you must descend fairly steeply and then ascend quickly to reach the Travelers Sanctuary resort (look out for Langur monkeys on the cliff above the lodge). You reach Banthanti after a pleasant flat route of 30 minutes. The three lodges there are run by charming Nepalis, despite being rather rudimentary (especially when compared to the faux-western hotels in Ghandruk and Ghorepani). Stay the night in Banthanti.

Day 5

Trek to Ghorepani

Day 5 Facts

Accommodation

Luxury Lodge in Ghorepani

Altitude

(2850m, 9348ft.)

You reach Deorali (another one – it’s the Nepali word for a pass or col) after a gentle climb uphill through more lovely woodland that may occasionally resemble a park and with the company of a stream. If you have the time and the weather is clear, you could hike to the observation tower atop the hill, but you may also continue for 30 minutes on the trail to Ghorepani to get to the ridge that offers breathtaking views of the Annapurnas and Dhaulagiri. There are numerous opportunities to take pictures of rhododendrons and snow-covered mountains; take your time

and enjoy the scenery. From there, the road to Ghorepani is inclined. Spend the night at Ghorepani.

Day 6

Poon Hill trekking /Drive to Pokhara

Day 6 Facts

Accommodation

luxury Hotel in Pokhara

Altitude

(3210m) /
1430m, 4690ft.)

Visit Poon Hill (3210m, 10528ft) early in the morning if you want to see the sunrise if that’s your thing. The view from the ridge above Deorali isn’t any greater than it was yesterday, but it’s okay if you want to share the hill with a thousand other people. Breakfast next time at Ghorepani (along with the more leisurely trekkers who chose not to have risen at 5 a.m.) From here, it is all downhill to Ullieri, where you can eat lunch, and from there, you must descend 3300 stone steps to reach Tirkedungha. Spend the night in Hile. Then after returning back to Pokhara where the trip ends.

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Currently, we do not have any scheduled group trips, but you are welcome to embark on the journey on a date that suits you best.

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The given rates are per person with guaranteed departure schedules. If the given dates are not appropriate for you, please feel free to contact us for requesting a new dates, we will gladly personalize the itinerary and schedule of the trip that fits for you.

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Frequently
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Terms and Conditions

1. Cancellation Policy

There is no cancellation or withdrawal policy for the trip by the client after the trip has started. During the trip, any unused services provided by the company, like accommodation, food, permits, etc., won’t be refunded.

If you cancel the trip at any time before the departure date, 90% of the total cost is reusable for a year or refunded. Visit this page for more details on the cancellation policy.

2. Risk of unforeseen circumstances

Nepal Alternative Treks is directed towards the fulfillment of your every desire. In this connection, we perform our duties honestly & seriously to make your journey very smooth & pleasant. However, Nepal Alternative Treks will not take any responsibility regarding any change & alternations in the itinerary due to unavoidable circumstances such as landslides, road blockage, flood, snow, political unrest, flight cancellation, delayed arrival, sickness, or accidents. The clients shall bear any extra cost incurred there on the spots.

3. Clients' Responsible

A trekking guide representing Nepal’s alternative treks deserves all authority during your tours. If you commit an unlawful act, you must leave the tour, and no refund will be issued.

4. Impact on your journey

We put our every effort into ensuring you are comfortable traveling. Still, it is a must understand that what you might be accustomed to in the western affluent countries, the Himalayan countries can’t afford such facilities. Weather is another factor that directly impacts your journey. Hence, patience in mind, enthusiasm, and proper preparation before heading is a must to venture into a journey trip.

5. Travel Insurance

You must purchase a comprehensive travel insurance package against medical, natural calamity, helicopter evacuation, personal accident, trip cancellation, etc. This is strongly suggested to all our esteemed clients.

6. Your personal belongings

On any account, we’re not answerable for any loss or damage of your luggage or property belonging to you even when shouldered by guide cum porter or transferred by transport means. That means your personal possessions and luggage are at your risk at the time.

7. Porter weight limit

Porter will carry 10 kg each and 20 kilograms in total. A bit more or less can be adjusted per both parties’ mutual understanding.

We value
Service Excellence

We have the best team and array of services to provide a lifetime experience to all our travelers. Right from the airport pickup to a customized tour, we do the utmost to make sure you experience a hassle-free trip. Likewise, all our trips meet the safety protocols along with the highest health and hygiene standards.

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