Annapurna Yoga Trek
All Inclusive Price:
- 13 days
- Trip Level:
ModeratePaths can be rough, steep and have many ups and downs with some exposure to altitude. Early in the season expect snow patches at higher altitudes. Good health conditions and level of fitness are essential. Generally we attain the altitude between 900m to 3,000m.
- Max Altitude:
- 4200 Meter
- Yoga and trekking
- Best Season:
- â€¨February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November & December
Annapurna Yoga trek to the base camp of 10th highest peak in the world is the most popular walks into the pure and tranquil Himalayas. Elevating at the height of 4130m, Annapurna base camp is the foothills of giant Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna III (7555m) and Annapurna South (7219m). The Annapurna base camp yoga trek is a special creation that allows yoga lovers to do yoga in the midst of glorious and captivating views of the Himalayas.
The Annapurna Yoga Trek journey starting from the city of lakes, Pokhara leads you to the undiscovered part of the Annapurna region. Starting your day with yoga, you will walk past lush forests of Annapurna region, ethnic settlement of Rai and Magar, cascading waterfalls, pasture land together with the sights of glistening silver mountains in the background. Experience the warm hospitality of locals as you stay in the cozy tea houses for overnight in Ghorepani, Tadapani, Sinuwa and Deurali, enjoy the unadulterated views of the Annapurna region as you behold the sunrise view over the Annapurna massif from Poonhill. Ending your day with yoga, help your body release the muscle tensions and fatigue from the trek under the supervision of our expert. The 13 days guided Annapurna yoga trek is a moderate trekking experience so no previous trekking experience is required. The best season for this trek is spring (March-May) and autumn (September-December). The blooming vibrant red rhododendron welcomes you at its best in the spring. As in autumn, the fall starts and the tree leaves start fading away like cotton candy.
Be a part of this wondrous journey with the Himalayan Recreation family, dedicated to providing quality services to our valued guest. Packages have been prepared with the utmost care; changes can be made according to your time limit and suitability.Â
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Day 1 Kathmandu arrival (1400m)Â
Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, you will be greeted by one of the company representatives. You will be transferred to your hotel and a short briefing about the trek will be done. In the afternoon a short yoga session will be carried out to refresh you for the next day. Overnight in Kathmandu hotelÂ Â
Day 2 Kathmandu to Pokhara (900m) Duration: 7 hours driveÂ
The drive takes around 7 hours and offers scenic views of hills, tranquil flowing Trishuli River, highway shops, terraced fields and many more. As you enter Pokhara, the overwhelming views of Macchapuchre and Annapurna peaks will not fail to amaze you. Visit the lakeside and roam the city before you head back to the hotel for an evening yoga session. Overnight in Pokhara hotelÂ
Day 3 Pokhara to Nayapul (1010m), Trek to Tikhedhunga (1570m) Duration: 4 hours trekÂ
After an early morning yoga session, a 30 min drive from your hotel to Nayapul marks the beginning of the trek. The trail passes across the Modi Khola making the way to Birethani crossing some suspension bridges. The trail then continues to the small village Hile along the banks of Burundi River. A steep climb on the rocky stairs for about 4 hours leads you to the beautiful village of Tikhedhunga. An evening yoga in the evening wraps up the day. Overnight in tea houseÂ
Day 4 Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2840m) Duration: 5 hours trekÂ
Beginning your day with yoga, prepare for the challenging climb of the day. The trail to Ghorepani starts with a steep climb to Ulleri village. The stone steps count around 3000 and take about 2 hours. The climb is indeed painful but promises to offer outstanding Himalayan views and scenery. The trail from Ulleri leads you through the lush green forest of oak and rhododendron. Situated on the top hills, Ghorepani withholds the best views of Annapurna massif. End your day with another round of relaxing yoga. Overnight in teahouseÂ
Day 5 Hike to Poonhill (3210m), Trek to Tadapani (2610m) Duration: 7 hoursÂ
The Poonhill hike takes around 1 hour and offers 360 panoramas of the Himalayas. Perform some Surya Namaskar and meditation as the massif smiles at you for your precious presence. Enjoy the view, click pictures, and make memories before you trek to Tadapani for the night.Â The trail to Tadapani passes through dense forests, some ups and downs and views of a cascading waterfall. Wrap up your day with some yoga sessions. Overnight in tea houseÂ
Day 6 Tadapani to Sinuwa (2360m) Duration: 6 hoursÂ
After a refreshing yoga in the morning, hit the trail to Sinuwa. Descending through many dense forests, cross suspension bridges over the Kimrong River and Chhomrong River. Pass through the ethnic village of Gurung and Magar making your to Sinuwa by ascending some long staircase steps. Wrap up your day with relaxing yoga. Overnight in tea houseÂ
Day 7 Sinuwa to Deurali (3200m) Duration: 5 hoursÂ
As you start your day with routine yoga sessions, today we will head a step closure to the massif. Passing through the lush forests, make your way to Bamboo. The trail ahead of Bamboo is mostly rich in bamboo, flowers and other plants. As you cross Dovan the tree line decreases to shrubs and herbs. Visit Hinku cave before you make your way to the final stop. Your day ends with another session of yoga. Overnight in tea house
Day 8 Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp (4120m) Duration: 4 hoursÂ
Your preferred destination is right here to amaze you with its panorama and glory. Just before you submit the Annapurna base camp the rocky ridges take you to the base camp of Macchapuchre Himal. Elevating at the height of 3700m, Macchapuchre base camp showcases the eternal beauty of Macchapuchre (6997m), Himchuli (6441m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna III (7555m) and Gangapurna (7454m). Summit Annapurna base camp and surround yourself with the breathtaking panorama of Annapurna ranges. For today the morning and evening yoga sessions will be completed in the base camp. Overnight in base campÂ
Day 9 Annapurna base camp to Bamboo (2310m) Duration: 6 hoursÂ Â
Beginning your day with yoga in the midst of Annapurna range let your heart skip a bit with the glorious views of the sunrise over the Himalayas. Capture the captivating moment and walk past Macchapuchre base camp, Deurali and Dovan making your way through the bamboo forest to the beautiful Bamboo village. Let the strain in your calves release as you join in for the evening yoga session before ending the day. Overnight in tea houseÂ
Day 10 Bamboo to Jhinu Danda (1780m) Duration: 5 hoursÂ
Beginning your day with yoga, ascend to Kulidhar making your way to Chhomrong Khola followed by a steep drop. Hit the trail towards Chhomrong and then steep down to the village of Jhinu. Opt for some refreshing natural hot spring bath and wrap up your day with another session of peaceful yoga. Overnight in tea houseÂ
Day 11 Trek to Nayapul to Drive to Pokhara (900m) Duration: 5 hoursÂ
Beginning with the yoga sessions in the first hour of the morning, you will continue your trail to Nayapul. Soak up in the beauty of the countryside view for the last time as you pass through terraced fields accompanied by the sights of Annapurna range. From Nayapul you will be transferred to your hotel in Pokhara. Utilize your remaining time in exploring the city and lakeside, hop up for a boat ride in the pristine Phewa Lake or go for some cultural evening show. End your day with yoga before you get into your bed for the day. Overnight in Pokhara hotelÂ
Day 12 Pokhara to KathmanduÂ
Capture the Himalayan views for the last time as you will head to the capital city today. Recalling the memories you have made during the trip bid your goodbye to the beautiful city. On the 7 hours, journey enjoys the views and beautiful scenery of the hills, terraced fields, highway shops and rustling Trishuli River. Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your hotel room. Enjoy your last day in Nepal, visit the local market, try some Nepali cuisine and end your day with a yoga session. Overnight in Kathmandu hotelÂ
Day 13 DepartureÂ
With early morning yoga sessions, our team will drop you at the airport, 3 hours prior to your departure. Thank you for choosing us as your travelling partner, we hope you had a wonderful time with our team.Â
WHAT'S INCLUDEDExpand All
TRAVEL INSURANCEProof of travel insurance is mandatory before starting the trek. Standard policies often only cover medical evacuation to 4000m so make sure the policy you get covers trekking as an activity up to 6000m. You only need to be covered on the policy for the days you will actually be trekking. We have some suggestions on finding an insurance company on ourÂ Terms of Service Page
EXTRA COSTS AND EXCLUSIONSOur trekking packages are pretty much all inclusive when you arrive in Nepal. Here are additional expenses that you can plan on while trekking:
- For visas pleaseÂ click here.
- Sleeping Bag Rental $20 and Down Jacket $15 if needed.
- All the meals are included on the trek but we only include breakfast while you are in Kathmandu.
- We suggest a tip for the guide and porter after the trek â€“ Plan on around 10% of the cost of your trek.
- We donâ€™t include drinking water on the trek which you can buy a number of places for between $1 and $3 a bottle (it gets more expensive towards base camp). A better solution is to buy water tablets in Kathmandu for around $2 and treat the water (your guide can help you find the good places to fill your water bottle).
- The other things not included on the trek are like Wifi, charging batteries and hot showers. Wifi is available in some tea houses for $3 to $5 an hour. Hot Showers are also available in a few of the tea houses for between $4 and $6. Charging electronic devices is possible in the tea houses and charging costs between $1 and $3 an hour.
- Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc. You are responsible for extra hotel nights ($40/night) and meals in Kathmandu or Lukla for any extra days in Nepal due to flight delays.
SOLO TRAVELERSWe generally donâ€™t charge solo travelers any extra fees. Solo travelers can expect their own hotel room in Kathmandu but will need to share a room with other group members during the trek. If availability allows we will arrange private rooms on the trek as well upon request.
CANCELLATION POLICIESWe understand things happen and plans change and will refund your deposit minus a $150 cancellation fee. If your travel dates change we can generally reschedule you at no extra charge, but please provide at least 7 days advance notice.
EQUIPEMENTThe following are what we advise you obtain in the way of equipment and gear before trekking in Nepal, and are meant to keep you mobile and comfortable in a range of expected weather conditions. Trekking gear can be rented or purchased in Kathmandu at cheaper prices, remember Nepal is the home of Mount Everest, there is plenty of choice and our staff can assist you with the necessary arrangements. Except for your day pack, all luggage will be carried by porters. There is an allowance of 33lbs/15kg per person. Additional personal items not needed for the trekking portion of the trip can be checked in the hotelâ€™s storage room for no extra cost. HEAD
- Sun hat or scarf
- Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
- Head torch
- Cotton T-shirts or Thermals
- Fleece jacket
- Waterproof jacket
- Down jacket
- Lightweight cotton pants (long)
- Waterproof Pants
- Thin inner socks
- Thick, warm wool hiking socks
- Comfortable Hiking boots
- Sleeping bag rated to â€“ 20Â°C
- Trekking bags/duffel bag
- Large plastic bags (for keeping items dry inside trek bag)
- Trekking poles (optional, recommended)
- Water bottle or camel bag
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