Nepal Trekking

Annapurna Mini Circuit Trek

Annapurna Mini Circuit Trek is shorter version of the Annapurna Circuit Trek; it is also alternative route for circle round the Annapurna Himalayan range in short period of time. Annapurna mini circuit trek offers panoramic sceneries of Himalayas, including of the Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Mt. Annapurna Ist (8091m) Mt. Manaslu (8163 m), Mt. Annapurna II (7937 m.), Mt. Annapurna III (7555m), Mt. Annapurna IV (7525m), Mt. Annapurna south (7219m), Mt. Nilgiri (7041m), Mt. Machhapuchhare (6998m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6441m), Mt. Lamjung Himal (6986m), Tukuche peak (6920m), and Tilicho peak (7134m) and many other peaks. At the same time we will pass through many remote villages, forest, rivers. Bramin, Chhetree, Tibetian sherpa, Thakali, magars, Tamang, and Gurung are some communities we will be familiarize on the way. The best time to visit is during spring and autumn.


Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
After arriving in Kathmandu representative of Nepal Trekking Trial will pick up you by our private vehicle and transfer you to the Hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 2: Kathmandu to Chame (2715)
First off all after having breakfast we will take a drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar on bus and take jeep to arrive at Chame (2715m). Overnight in Chame
Day 3: Chame to Pisang (3132m)
After breakfast, we initiate trekking from Chame to Pisang which will take about 6 hrs approximately. Overnight in Pisang
Day 4: Pisang to Manang (3341m)
After having breakfast, we will begain our trekking from Pisang to Manang, which will take about 5 hrs approximately. Overnight in Manang
Day 5: Acclimatization day at Manang
Today we will take a rest in Manang village and get adapted with the risen altitude and explore the surreal beauty of surrounding. Most of the visitors ascend to a hill situated behind Manang which offers the astonishing view of Annapurna massif and the huge icefall that run into and rumbles down from Gangapurna. Overnight in Manang
Day 6: Manang to Yak Kharka (3720m)
On this day from Manang, the trail climb steady to the Tenki above Manang, and then it continues to climb out of the marshyangdi valley to see the best view of the Annapurna, Gangapurna and Tilicho peak from close distance. Then after trekking about 3-4 hours we reach to another small village of Yak Kharka. Overnight in Yak Kharka
Day 7: Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (3900m)
After having breakfast, we will begin our trekking from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi, which will take about 3 hrs approximately. Overnight in Thorong Phedi
Day 8: Thorong Phedi to Muktinath
Leaving behind Thorong phedi we will cross Thorong la pass (5416m) to reach Muktinath which will take about 8 hours. Overnight in Muktunath
Day 9: Muktinath to Jomsom
After visiting the holy temple of Muktinath, we make our way through arid landscape with the snow clad Himalayas in the backdrop. The trail goes down the valley offering an array of beautiful colors to Kali Gandaki valley at Ekalabatti. An easy walk from here finally brings us to Jomsom. Overnight in Jomsom
Day 10: Jomsom to Pokhara
From Jomsom we will take an early morning scenic flight to Pokhara watching the magnificent views of Nilgiri and Dhaulagiri. Upon arrival, we will check into the hotel, freshen up and have lunch. The rest of the day is free to explore this lake city. Overnight in Pokhara
Day 11: Pokhara to Kathmandu
From Pokhara we will take a flight to Kathmandu which will take about 30 min. Leisure day at Kathmandu, so you can roam around Kathmandu. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 12: Final Departure
After Breakfast, you will be free until Departure. Then you will be taken to Kathmandu Airport by our representative. We hope that we provide you our best service and want to see you again with your family, relative, co-workers and friends.


  • • from airport to hotel and hotel to airport transfer by private vehicle
  • • Three nights’ accommodation in a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu with Buffest breakfast
  • • Welcome or farewell dinners (depend up to your arrival and departure time)
  • • Kathmandu to Kathmandu surface transportation ( road and flight )
  • • Transportation road and flight for Guide and Nepali crews while applicable
  • • An experienced English-speaking trek leader (trekking guide), assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) and High Altitude trekking local Sherpa porters to carry your luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter maximum weight 20 kg) including their allowance wages ,salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging expenses during a trek
  • • Full board meals BLD ( breakfast, lunch, and Dinner) during the trek as per available food menu in tea houses/Lodges
  • • Three times a cup of tea or coffee during the trek
  • • Teahouse/Lodge accommodation during trek on twin sharing basic (will provide single bedroom where ever available if you traveling solo travelers)
  • • Down jacket and trekking Equipment for local Staff
  • • Annapurna conservation area Permit Fee (ACAP)
  • • TIMS card Permit (Trekkers Information Management System) for responsible tourism and porter protects
  • • Basic group medical supplies for normal health problem and injured (First Aid medical kit will be available)
  • • Medical and health insurance for local crew members
  • • All government and local taxes (25% income tax and 13% Vat )

Not Included

  • • Nepal Visa fee USD25 for 15 days, USD40 for 30 days or if extending your stay USD100 for 90 days. All are multiple entries. You will also need a passport photo. The visa fee can be paid in US Dollars, Pounds Sterling or Euros. (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
  • • International flight ticket to arrive in Kathmandu
  • • Excess baggage charges( 15kg allowed ok Kathmandu Lukla flight ) 1kg = $1 USD
  • • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • • Lunch and Dinner in Pokhara
  • • Meals and accommodation in Kathmandu if early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • • Personal expenses ( Telephone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  • • Extra Tea coffee, Snacks, energy chocolates ETC
  • • Personal travel and medical insurance and medicine if you using any regular medicine
  • • Helicopter evacuation and emergency rescue
  • • Tips for guides and porters
  • • Any other items which is not in include section

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