Annapurna Snapshot Trek

A short trek in the Annapurna region!

Trip Overview

Route: Kathmandu – Pokhara – Landruk – Tadapani – Pokhara - Kathmandu This trek is a wonderful way to be introduced to the wonders of trekking in Nepal, with extraordinary views of some of the Himalayan giants, and the ability to see it from lower altitudes. Experience tea house trekking, pass through local villages, through low land scrub trails and some of Nepal's famed rhododendron forests. There will be many times when you just want to sit down to take it all in.

Why join with Expedition Base?

Our goal is to ensure you have the best trip possible with our highly skilled and knowledgeable trekking guides, with a personable team, and with quality services. We do our best to ensure that your experience is in accordance with or better than your expectations. We want you to go home remembering an adventure of a lifetime with memories you will treasure for life. We have a strong reputation for high quality services and we seek to maintain our reputation with every trip that we do. To help keep our mission strong, we value your feedback at any time. It helps us to be better. When some companies keep you to a strict schedule, when needed and where you have time we work with you to adjust your timing to make your experience better. We are not selling ‘trips’ – we are offering great experiences, cherished memories, and personal challenges for you to value into the future. We provide services that many other companies do not offer – to us, they are a natural part of our service. To others, they can be add-ons at an additional fee, or not available at all. Our food offerings can be adjusted to suit your needs, season and area permitting. We have quality resources and a fun, experienced team. Our gear and equipment is fit for purpose. Our trekking guides are well-trained, experienced in leading trips and look after our clients well. We are pleased to have clients who come with us for their adventures time and again. Let us know what you are looking to experience and we will help to make it happen.

    Trip Highlights

    Exotic Kathmandu A great introduction to trekking in the Himalayas Some of Nepal's famed rhododendron forests Gurung cultural experiences Magical Pokhara, and lakeside Tea house trekking

    Trip Facts

    • Price starts from

      USD 1,850

    • Introductory Trekking

      Difficulty

      Introductory Trekking

    • Duration

      10 Days, 9 Nights

    • Activity

      Trekking

    • Max. Altitude

      2800m

    • Group size

      Min 2

    • Destination

      Nepal

    • Trip Start

      Kathmandu

    • Trip End

      Kathmandu

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    Gallery

    Annapurna Snap 1
    Annapurna Snap 2
    Annapurna Snap 3

    Difficulty level

    Introductory Trekking

    Introductory Trekking

    This trip involves short trekking days at a slow place, on uneven terrain, with some hills, carrying a backpack weighing around 4-6kg. Therefore, you want to have a good level of fitness, with cardiovascular exercise and own-body weight type exercises (or similar) at least 2-3 times per week for the period of around 3 months before this trip.

    Trip Notes

    View the printable version of the short itinerary and detailed trip notes here.

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    Detailed Itinerary

    Day 1

    Arrive Kathmandu

    Day 2

    In Kathmandu

    Day 3

    Fly Kathmandu to Pokhara (850m), trek to Australia Camp ~ 3 hrs

    Day 4

    Trek to Landruk (1,600m) ~ 5 hrs

    Day 5

    Trek to Chomrung (2,020m) ~ 6 hrs

    Day 6

    Trek to Tadapani (2,650m) ~ 6 hrs

    Day 7

    Trek to Ghandruk (1,990m) ~ 3 hrs

    Day 8

    Trek to Nayapul (1,000m), drive Pokhara ~ 5 hrs (plus drive)

    Day 9

    Fly Pokhara to Kathmandu

    Day 10

    Depart Kathmandu

    Note: Daily walking hours include a lunch break, and regular rest breaks.

    Package Details

    Inclusions

    Trekking permit fees, 3 nights in Kathmandu hotel equivalent to Hotel Tibet or Radisson (Lazimpat or similar), experienced trekking guides, team transport in Nepal, internal fixed wing flights, teahouse or tent accommodation on trek, wilderness first aid kit, all meals outside Kathmandu plus breakfast in Kathmandu, porters to carry personal/group equipment on trek, plus receive complimentary trekking duffel. (All accommodation is on a twin share basis - single share can be arranged on request at an additional cost).

    Exclusions

    International flights to and from Kathmandu, lunch and dinners in Kathmandu (allow USD $10- 15 per meal), aerated and alcoholic beverages, personal items (e.g. phone calls, internet, laundry), tips, travel insurance (incl. early departure, evacuation / rescue) and personal trekking gear.

    Meet Our Expert Team

    No matter what the enquiry, our commitment to exceptional service ensures that a helpful and knowledgeable staff member is on hand to assist you whenever the need arises.

    Lakpa Sherpa

    Managing Director

    Lhakpa Gelu Sherpa

    Director

    Chris Jensen Burke

    Co-ordinator

    Chhiring Sherpa

    UIAGM / IFMGA Guide

    Jangbu Sherpa

    UIAGM / IFMGA Guide

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