Thorong La pass crossing trekking package offers you the extreme adventure opportunity to cross the high pass of Nepal’s great Annapurna range, providing a combination of spectacular high mountain scenery, picturesque lowland farms and villages, a wealth of cultural interest and a challenging pass crossing.
The trek starts from Beshisahar, ascending the surprisingly wild and unspoiled Marsyangdi Valley to reach the north side of the Annapurna Massif. During the trek you will enjoy by regular contact with friendly villagers, as well as ever-changing panoramas of some of the world’s greatest peaks, including Manaslu and the Annapurnas.
You will trekking through the farmland of Nepal’s “middle hills” into the high alpine world on the north side of the Annapurnas which offers the taste of Tibetan Buddhism culture in Manang valley. Beyond the Tibetan Buddhist village of Manang, the high point of the trip is reached after a stamina-sapping ascent to the Thorong La (5416m.). Finally you will reach Jomsom crossing Thorong Pass and descend back to Pokhara following Kali Gandaki river bank or you will from to Pokhara from Jomsom airstrip.
Trip profile :-
Trekking Destination: Annapurna Round.
Duration: 14days and 18days in Nepal
Highest Altitude: 5416 m
Type of trek: Tea house or camping trek
Best season: April-June, Sept- Nov
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu,Nepal and transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Spare day for sight seen in Kathmandu
Day 03:Drive to Jagat(7-8 hrs)
Day 04:Trek to Dharapani – 1700m (5-6 hr)
Day 05: Trek to Chame – 2670m (4-5 hr)
Day 06: Trek to Pisang – 3200m (4-5 hr
Day 07: Trek to Manang Village – 3540m (5 hr)
Day 08: Acclimatization day in Manang
Day 09: Trek to Thorung Phedi – 4450m (6-7 hr)
Day 10: Trek to Muktinath (3798m) crossing over the Thorung-La (5416m) (7-8hr)
Day 11: Drive to Jomsom about 1hrs and rest day – 2800m (7-8 hr)
Day 12: Flight to pokhara (30 minutes)
Day 13: Drive/flight Kathmandu (5-6 hr driving)
Day 12: Drive to Tatopani (Hot spring) (5-6 hr) from Jomsom
Day 13: Trek to Gorepani (6-7 hr)
Day 14: Morning visit Poon Hill for mountain view and trek to Tadapani about 2hrs
Day 15: Trek to Syauli Bazar
Day 16: Trek to Nayapul/drive to Pokhara.
Day 17: Flight or drive to Kathmandu
DaY 18: Flight back to your own destination
Note: Itinerary can be changed as per clients’ wish