Annapurna Luxury Lodge Trek

Overview

  • Duration7 Days
  • Trip GradeEasy 
  • Arrival CityKathmandu
  • ActivityTours, Hiking, Luxury
  • Group Size8 People Maximum
  • Max Altitude1,904m. Ghandruk

About Annapurna Luxury Lodge Trek

The Annapurna trek takes you to several typical Gurung and Magar villages with many teahouses for comfortable accommodation. The Annapurna Luxury Lodge trek is possible and popular in the region with many teahouses.

If you have ever kept aside your plans for hiking in the Himalayas because of the fear of unavailability standard accommodations, this trek is just for you!

This is a light trek that will take you through the middle hills of the Annapurna region, rich in natural scenic beauty and culture and traditions.

Our Annapurna Luxury Lodge Trek is specially designed for people who have no experience hiking in the Himalayas. It's also great for people who don't want to go on vigorous treks in remote areas for days.

This trek offers trekkers the opportunity to experience treks in the typical hiking trails of the Himalayas lap, but in style.

This trek offers stunning views of the Annapurna range, like Annapurna South, Annapurna range, Gangapurna, Machhapuchhre, etc.

You will stay in the most comfortable and luxurious lodges in the Annapurna Region, offering the highest quality of services from fine dining, bar and lounges to bedrooms with western toilets and hot showers.

This trek will be one of the most memorable and relaxing treks of your life.

So, if you're looking for a relaxing holiday in the Himalayas, simply contact us for bookings and more information.

Highlights

  • Easy and light trek in the classic trails of the Annapurna region.
  • Panoramic view of the Annapurna massif and other mountains.
  • Stay in luxury hotels in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Annapurna Region.
  • Experience the tradition and culture of the local people.

Itinerary

  1. Day 1Arrive in Kathmandu. Stay at Marriott or Hilton or similar

    On your arrival at the airport, our representatives will pick you up and take you to the hotel. You will be staying at the Marriott or Hilton or similar which are the standard hotels in Nepal.

    The hotels are located in prime areas and there are various facilities like outdoor pool, tennis courts, casino, gym, spa etc.

    Boudha Stupa the world heritage site is only 10 minutes’ walk from Marriott. You can discover this beautiful stupa with peaceful ambiance around evening when Tibetan people are out for their usual evening circumambulation.

    The energy and vibes around the stupa are very peaceful and you will definitely fall in love with the ambiance of this place in your first visit.

    Hilton on the other hand located at Thamel, the heart of Kathmandu city, the tourist hub of Kathmandu.You will find anything and everything here, from travel agencies to restaurants to bars, just name it and you will find it here.

    You can take some time off to take a tour of this place and trust me, you will leave enchanted by this place. In the evening, we will brief you about your trek and you can pack for your trek.

    • Accommodation:5 Star
    • Meals:No
    • Maximum Altitude:2,340m
    • Time:Rest
  2. After breakfast, you will take an early morning flight to Pokhara. It is a short 30 minutes flight, but you will get amazing views of the Kathmandu Valley as you leave. And views of the stunning snow-capped mountains as you reach Pokhara.

    Once in Pokhara, you will take a private vehicle to reach the starting point of the trek which is Nayapul. After an hour’s ride, you will reach Nayapul.

    From Nayapul, you will begin your trek toGhandruk. You will trek along a Ridgeline in the lower foothills of the Annapurna region.

    Ghandruk is the nearest one to the Annapurna range and the view outside is dominated mainly by Annapurna South and Machhapuchhre. The sunrise and sunsets are also worth watching from here.

    You will get amazing views of the sacred Machhapuchhre also known as the Fish Tail Mountain and other mountains from here.

    • Accommodation:Lodge
    • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    • Maximum Altitude:1,150 m-1,940 m
    • Time:1-4 hours
  3. After an amazing breakfast at Ghandruk, you will begin your trek to the Jhinu Danda.

    It begins with a hike through small settlements of Gurung people, terraced rice fields and forests. The views of the surrounding mountains on the trail are eye-soothing.

    Jhinu is famous for having natural hot springs in Nepal. You can take a relaxing stay there to relief your sore muscles and take away the pain. There are few of those natural springs there to relax so you can go visit there. This will also help you heal the soreness.

    Located in the hillside area, it is also a wonderful place to enjoy the sight. Celebrate your trek’s success on this day and enjoy on the hot spring to relax.

    • Accommodation:Lodge
    • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    • Maximum Altitude:1,750m
    • Time:2 hours
  4. After enjoying a relaxing breakfast with an amazing view at Jhinu Danda, it is time for you to set off for your trek to the next destination, Australian Camp.

    Next, you will cross a suspension bridge across the Modi River. After about two hours of the trek, you will reach the village of Landruk.

    After lunch at the lodge, your trek will begin with a walk through the villages of Tolka, Bheri Kharka, and Pothana. The trail crosses forests of orchids, rhododendrons, magnolias and red sandal trees.

    Once you reach the Lodge, you can enjoy a hearty lunch and then choose to go for a walk through the old village of Australian Camp.

    From this place, offers panoramic views of the Phedi and Mardi Valleys along with the entire Annapurna Range.You will get amazing views of the sacred Machhapuchhre also known as the Fishtail Mountain and other mountains from here

    • Accommodation:Lodge
    • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    • Maximum Altitude:2,100m
    • Time:5 hours
  5. After breakfast, you will commence on your last bit of trekking of this trip. It is an easy and fun 1.5 – 2 hours trek to Phedi or Kande.

    You will start your trek with descending through flights of stairs and undulating terrain and finally through hilly land to reach Phedi.

    From here, you will take a private vehicle to Pokhara. On the way, you can choose to visit the Tibetan refugee camp. You can explore Tibetan Buddhist monasteries and their local market in the refugee camp.

    You will get amazing views of the Annapurna Range as well as Fewa Lake from your hotel room.

    Once in Pokhara, you can either explore the hotel, indulge in spas and massages or take a stroll around the lakeside.

    • Accommodation:4 Star
    • Meals:Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
    • Maximum Altitude:900m
    • Time:1 hour
  6. After breakfast at hotel, you will take a flight to Kathmandu. Once you reach Kathmandu, you will be staying at either Marriott, Hilton or similar.

    After settling down at the hotel, you can have the rest of the day to yourself. You can spend it exploring the chaotic and colorful streets of Kathmandu.

    You can visit the UNESCO world heritage sites or go souvenir shopping. Overnight at the Hotel.

    • Maximum Altitude:1,400 m
    • Time:25 minutes flight
  7. Today, you can either stay back and enjoy a free day in Kathmandu or leave for your respective countries.

    Our representatives will drop you off at the airport according to your flight schedule.

    We hope you had an amazing time hiking in Nepal with us and we look forward to your next trip with us in the future.

    • Accommodation:5 Star
    • Meals:Breakfast
    • Maximum Altitude:1,400m
    • Time:Rest day

What's Included

Included

  • Airport transfers pick-up and drop-off.
  • 2-nights’ 5* star accommodations in Kathmandu.
  • 1-night’ 4* star accommodations in Pokhara.
  • Best available accommodations during the trek.
  • All ground transportation by private car / Jeep .
  • Annapurna National park entry permit and TIMS permits.
  • Transportation from and to Kathmandu by local Toyota Hiace van(upgrade to private Jeep/car – USD 150 total, one way).
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trek.
  • English speaking Sherpa trek guide.
  • Staff insurance and necessary ground transport for support staffs.
  • Porter to carry your luggage during the trek (1 porter for 2 trekkers).
  • Magical Summits duffel bag.
  • Hiking pole for the trek, if needed.
  • Trek map.
  • Farewell dinner including a cultural show.

Not Included

  • International airfare and Nepal entry visa.
  • Tips for guide and porter (tipping is expected).
  • Travel insurance which covers emergency Rescue and Evacuation.
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on the 'Included' section.

Our published dates are guaranteed departures. If the dates don't match with your travel plans, we are more than happy to create your desired date.

FAQs

1. How difficult is the trek?

This is famous as a short and easy trek. So, it is not a difficult trek at all. Though, if you have any medical conditions, take a doctor’s advice. This is a trek doable for people of any age group with children.

The trek is easy grade. Every day hike is around 3 - 5 hours, with easy pace. You will walk on mountain trail, and it is safe and solid.

The trek is easy grade. Every day hike is around 3 - 5 hours, with easy pace. You will walk on mountain trail, and it is safe and solid. The previous hiking experience is not required.

Absolutely yes! For solo, private or group trips, the trip can run on any days you wish, and customized as per your desires.

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