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Annapurna & Lamjung Himal Trekking

‘Siklis area in between Annapurna, Lamjung Himal & Manaslu mountain range’

Activity
Trekking
Trip Destination
Nepal
Trip Location
Annapurna
Trip Basis
On Lodge / Tea House or Camping
Trip Grade
Moderate with steep uphill
Highest Elevation
2,550 m
Total Trip
10 / 11 days Kathmandu-Kathmandu
Season
All season except mid June to August
Highlights
Trekking in between world’s 10th highest Mt. Annapurna at 8,091 m, 08th  Mt. Manaslu 8,163 m and Lamjung Himal 6,730 m in the scenic eastern Annapurna mountainous region with pristine forest, trekking from Himalayan sub-tropic - mediterranean to alpine climate awesome scenery of world’s highest peaks Annapurna, Manaslu and Lamjung Himal  visiting the high mid hills traditional villages of legendary Gorkha tribes. 
Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition offers an outstanding exotic destination to Annapurna & Lamjung Himal area, where you will be surrounded by awesome high peaks within the mid hills of Eastern Annapurna Himalaya range of mountains in the shade of gigantic Lamjung Himal and Mt. Manaslu towards east.
On this trek Annapurna & Lamjung Himal you can view from Annapurna I (8,091m / 26,545ft) Annapurna South (7,219m-23,693ft), Gangapurna (7,455m-24,457ft) and Annapurna III (7,555m-24,787ft), including to Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fish-tail) at 6,997 m stretches up towards world’s 7th highest Mt. Dhaulagiri 8,167 m and 08th Mt. Manaslu at 8,163 m and more peaks across the horizon along with the striking sunrise from Siklis village viewpoints located beneath the whale shaped peak of Lamjung Himal at 6,986 meters high.
Annapurna & Lamjung Himal area one of the least trekked region and unspoiled by large number of trekkers than other areas of Annapurna due to its less lodges along the route, this trek starts and ends at picturesque touristic city in Pokhara the trek is moderate with steep uphill for few days, where all types of travelers can join in this wonderful walking journey and the time duration taking less than week in the comfort of camping and in lodge where available along the route. 
Annapurna & Lamjung Himal trekking one of the most unique journey leading from warm subtropical, mediterranean of mid hills to alpine climate zone, all these drastic change in temperature found only around south eastern Annapurna Himalaya region, this makes a drastic change in vegetations and its awesome scenery.
This trek leads through many traditional Gurung villages famous as Gorkha soldiers in foreign legion of British, Indian, Singapore and Brunei as gallantry soldiers.
After a great time at mid hills and in the traditional large Siklis village with panorama of Annapurna, Lamjung Himal & Manaslu mountain range journey back via an alternative route with a long descend following the river Mardi near to Lamakhet and then with a gradual scenic drive back to Pokhara and then return back to Kathmandu for your international flight after a memorable time with Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition trekking around magnificent trek to Annapurna & Lamjung Himal.
Day 01:       Meet in Kathmandu after arrival from international flight.
Day 02:       In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour at places of interest.
Day 03:       Drive to Mardipul via Pokhara 1,010 m - 07 hrs.
Day 04:       Trek to Khairpani 1,370 m - 05 hrs
Day 05:       Trek to Ghale- Kharaka 1, 810m -05 hrs.
Day 06:       Trek to Nauli Kharka  2,550 m - 04 hrs.
Day 07:       Trek to Siklis 2,030 m -05 hrs.
Day 08:       Rest day at Siklis for local excursion.
Day 09:       Trek and drive to Pokhara - 04 hrs.
Day 10:       Drive or fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 11:       Transfer to airport for international departure.

POKHARA VALLEY:

Pokhara is one of the most unique sub-tropical valley in the Himalaya and probably in the world, where one can marvel the beauty of the Himalayan landscape  and reflection of the Annapurna massif including the towering majestic peak of Mt. Machhapuchare on its beautiful lakes.. Pokhara is situated in the mid western Nepal. It is linked by the main highway of 200 km driving distance from Kathmandu, and by air approximately 20 to 30 minutes flight with a sweeping panoramic views of the mid east to western Himalayan ranges.
Mother Nature has certainly blessed this fertile valley with outstanding scenery of the landscapes, snow capped mountains, moderate tropical climate, and beautiful pristine lakes of Begnas, Rupa and Phewa.
The most stunning of Pokhara’ sights is the magnificent panorama of the Annapurna range which forms its backdrop. Annapurna massif includes Annapurna I to IV and Annapurna South.
Among these high peaks it is the towering majestic Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fish Tail) which dominates all others in this range. Pokhara with its natural beauty is also a starting point of Nepal's most popular adventure destinations. Most of the trekking, mountaineering expeditions begins from this remarkable place and it's a also an ideal spot for all types of holiday makers.

Our optional extension programs around Pokhara and beyond.

Para Gliding-Zip Flyer- Rafting at Seti - Kaligandaki -Trisuli River-Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park
For more details and information please contact us:
Day 01:      Meet in Kathmandu after arrival from international flight.
Rendezvous in Kathmandu where you will be joined with other members of the trekking team on reaching respective hotels, our guide or group leader will brief information regarding your trekking with do’s and don’ts.
Day 02:      In Kathmandu with cultural tour at places of interest.
As per the time set for sightseeing tour, our city guide will meet in the morning after breakfast  and then depart hotel for few hours in our interesting cultural tour of heritage sites as Kathmandu valley is full of world heritage sites, however some of them been damaged from recent earthquake.
The  tour of holy Pashupatinath temple, Bouddhanath ( Little Tibet), Swayambhunath ( Monkey Temple) & monasteries, ancient Kings Palaces and courtyard in Kathmandu; after an interesting sightseeing back to the hotel, afternoon free at leisure for Annapurna & Lamjung Himal trek preparation.
Day 03:      Drive to Mardipul via Pokhara 950m - 07 hrs journey.
Morning after having breakfast, drive to Pokhara on the interesting busy main Nepal highway through number of farm villages and towns with scenic landscapes and of snow capped mountains along the drive and finally reaching at famous tourist place at Pokhara the gateway to many trekking destination around  Annapurna, Dhaulagiri to Mustang area.
On reaching at Pokhara a short drive on the suburb of Pokhara city to begin this wonderful trek from a small farm village of Mardi, the drive diverts following Seti River to camp for first overnight stop at Mardipul area near Mardi River, with views of Annapurna Himal and Mt.Machhapuchare “Fish Tail peak”
Day 04:      Trek to Khairpani 1,370 m - 05 hrs
The real walk begins from this rural village following Seti River upstream, passing small scattered farm village, walk continues crossing the river leading north east to Lhachok and Ghachok Gurung villages, from here on walking through nice farm area with well cultivated terraces and farm fields, after few downs’ and more ups reaching Khairpani for overnight camp.
Day 05:      Trek to Ghale- Kharaka 1, 810m - 05 hrs.
Beginning the morning walk with great views of Annapurna Himalaya the walk leads further North East after crossing a bridge over Seti River and then a short descend reaching a small settlement with hot springs by the Seti River, from here with short rest walk continues with a climb on stone paved steps with grand views of snow capped peaks and to a neat tidy Chyanglung village, from here walking to Sardi Khola with short descend and then a steep up through terraced fields and small farm to reach at Ghale Kharka for overnight stop after passing the village of Kyabrang.
Day 06:      Trek to Nauli Kharka 2,550 m - 04 hrs.
Today’s walk leads to the highest point of this trek at Nauli Kharka at 2,550 meters altitude, at first the walk leads through mix dense woodlands of rhododendron, pines and oaks trees in this serene surrounding with awesome views of Annapurna mountains and Lamjung Himal, and slowly to a ridge which separates Seti River and Mardi River valley, an interesting area with thick vegetation this would be a good area for botanist and bird lovers to be in this pristine natural surroundings, walk continues with a climb towards a hill top at near 2,650 meters and following the ridge line and with slow down hill path to reach at Nauli Kharka, also known as Baradhara for overnight camp on this nice grassy summer grazing field.
Day 07:      Trek to Siklis 2,030 m - 05 hrs.
After catching the stunning views of Annapurna mountain range with
Mt. Machhapuchhre peak including the whale shaped peak of Lamjung Himal towards east, morning walk on the thick forest area leading downhill to upper Mardi River and then crossing the suspension bridge, with steep winding climb for an hour to reach the hill top of Siklis village, and then the walk is pleasant all the way to Siklis, one of the largest Gurung village of eastern Annapurna and Lamjung area with men folks enlisted in the battalion abroad as Gorkha Regiment to the British and Indian army. The locals are mostly farmers and cattle herders by profession, Siklis located beneath the massif Lamjung Himal.
Day 08:      Rest day at Siklis for local excursion.
A full rest day in this lovely village where you can explore the village and interact with the villagers and join hand in farming for fun, the people here are of great hospitality as this area is famous for Wild Honey Hunting which was filmed on National Geographic documentary 20 years ago.
Day 09:      Trek and drive back to Pokhara - 04 hrs.
With a memorable and enjoyable time in Siklis, today a short walk to the road head for the drive to Pokhara, the drive leads on the rough dirt road passing several farm villages and then reaching the main local town of Pokhara and then continue drive towards Phewa lake side for the last night in the Annapurna area in the comfort of nice hotels.
Day 10:      Drive of fly back to Kathmandu.
Morning a scenic drive to Kathmandu, after a wonderful memorable trip in the high mountains of Annapurna area,  then on reaching Kathmandu transfer to respective hotels with afternoon free at leisure.
(Options to fly back to Kathmandu our staff will transfer you to Pokhara domestic airport for 30 minutes scenic flight to Kathmandu, on reaching Kathmandu meet our staff and then transfer back to respective hotels).
Day 11:      International departure for home ward bound.
After a great memorable time and experience with Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition, depart from the hotel to the airport for final departure homeward bound or to respective destinations.

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