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Nepal Annapurna Sunrise Trek

  • Sport and adventure
The most beautiful view of the Annapurna is during sunrise, as you will see for yourself on this moderate level, sunrise trekking tour! We start from Nayapol, with an easy walk meandering through villages and rhododendron forests. This trek showcases some of the best views of Annapurna and neighboring Himalayas, especially from the incredible view point at the Poon Hill, showca...

The most beautiful view of the Annapurna is during sunrise, as you will see for yourself on this moderate levelsunrise trekking tour! We start from Nayapol, with an easy walk meandering through villages and rhododendron forests. This trek showcases some of the best views of Annapurna and neighboring Himalayas, especially from the incredible view point at the Poon Hill, showcased in the picture above! Enjoy your stay in comfortable luxurylodges along with locallodges, and experience the local Gurung culture. The trek ends in Pohkara with two day of well-earned relaxation at a beautifulresort

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Walking and trekking
    Walking and trekking
  • Nature observation
    Nature observation
  • Mountain
    Mountain
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • City
    City

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Katmandu

Welcome to Nepal! 

• Upon arrival to the airport, you will be met and transferred to the hotel.

• Enjoy a welcome drink while being briefed on the tour program! 

• Check- in and take some time to unpack. 

Visited:
Kathmandu
Accommodation
Night at Dwarika´s Hotel (Kathmandu)

Day 2: City tour of Kathmandu

• After breakfast, hit the streets for a guided city tour!

• Discover the districts, and learn about their history from centuries back until today.

• See the boudhanath stupa, one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage spots...

• ... and the worlds biggest stupa!

• Evening at leisure: perhaps relax with a good book, or tour the town on you own?

Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Kathmandu

Day 3: From Kathmandu to Pokhara

And so, the trekking begins!

• Transfer to the airport for a 25 min flight to Pokhara! 

• On arrival, transfer (1 h) with our local trek guide to Lumle, the starting point of the trek!

Trek through the lush scenery, and visit the village Chandrakot which offers spectacular views!

• From Chandrakot, walk for 45 min to the Majgaon, at an altitude of 4594 ft.

• After lunch, visit the local villages of Tanchowk , Majhgaun and Patlekhe (2h)! 

Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
PokharaMajgaon
Accommodation
Mala Lodge (Pokhara)

Day 4: Through rhododendron forests to Landruk

• After breakfast continue the trek to another beautiful village called Landruk!

• The trail passes through the rhododendron forest and small Gurung villages.

• After 3-4 h of trekking, we will reach the village of Landruk!

• After a delicious lunch, your guide will organize a visit to nearby Gurung village

Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Landruk
Accommodation
La Bee Lodge (Landruk)

Day 5: Trek to Grandruk and stunning views

As far as the eye can see...
• Start today's trek by descending towards Modi Khola.• The trail goes steeply towards the river through villages, with beautiful views of the Himalayas!•  Following a steep ascent you will reach Ghandruk, from where you will have views of...• ... Gangapurna, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Mount Annapurna and other snow-capped tops!• If time permits, you can visit the the local museum and the village!
Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Ghandruk
Accommodation
Himalaya Lodge (Ghandruk)

Day 6: Breakfast at sunrise and trek

Sunrise sunrise, looks like morning in your eyes!

• Wake up to tea and coffee served in the garden, and gaze at the sunrise over the mountains...

• After a relaxing breakfast and the glorious views from the Himalaya Lodge, trek to Tadapani!

• The trek goes through the gorgeous Rhododendron forest...

Overnight at Local lodge.
Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Tadapani

Day 7: Trek to Ghorepani

• After breakfast, trek with views of Annapurna South and Hiunchuli gradually unfolding in of you.

• Enjoy this uphill walk through fieldspastures, rhododendrons and oak forests!

• Reach Ghorepani, which originally acted as a horse watering post...

• ... but has evolved into an important crossroads for tourists and the mule caravans on the Jomoson-Pokhara trip! 

Overnight at Local Lodge.     
Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Gorepani

Day 8: Excursion to Poon Hill and trek to Ulleri 

Soaring mountains...

• This morning, we hike to Poon Hill to watch sun rise across the spectacular Himalayan panorama.

•  The views are awe inspiring, stretching from Dhaulagiri to Manaslu in the east, crowned by the Annapurna range in the middle. 

• After enjoying the views, we return to lodge for breakfast.

• When ready, leave Ghorepani and continue the trek to Ulleri, a Magar village at 6398 ft!

Overnight at Local Lodge.
Lunch and dinner included

Visited:
Ulleri

Day 9: Trek from Ulleri to Bierthanti 

• Today, we continue after breakfast from Ulleri.

• Head down a flight of steps down to Tikhedhunga, where we stop for lunch!

• Trek alongside the Burungdi Khola river to Birethanti.

• This quaint village is located at the confluence of the Burungdi and the Modi Khola rivers!

Lunch and dinner included 

Visited:
Birethanti
Accommodation
Sanctuary Lodge (Birethanti)

Day 10: Drive to the Pavilions Himalayas

Time for some well-earned rest!

• After breakfast, trek down along the Modi River until reaching the New Bridge (approx. 45 min).

• From here, you will be brought to Pokhara by transfer (1.5 h).

• You will be brought to the The Pavilions Himalayas, a boutique hotel...

• ... beautifully located with surrounding farmland, forested hills and a mountain fed rivers!

• Have a relaxing evening at the resort: after numerous days of hiking, you deserve it! 

Visited:
Pokhara
Accommodation
Night at Pavilions Himalayas Resort (Pokhara)

Day 11: Full day of relaxation and rest

• Have a slow breakfast, then lay out and relax by the pool area...

• Enjoy the gorgeous views, with a backdrop of  incredible farmland and mountain ranges!

• Want to do some more hiking? This can easily be arranged by one of the local guides.

• You can also enjoy the spa facilities-
have an Ayurvedic treatment, use Sauna or soak in the Jacuzzi! 

Visited:
Pokhara
Accommodation
Night at Pavilions Himalayas Resort (Pokhara)

Day 12: Fly back to Kathmandu

Time for time travel...
• Head to the airport for your flight to Karthmandu!• On arrival, you will be met and transferred to Dhulikhel (1.5 h).• This medieval town is famous for its gorgeous views: spot over 20 Himalayan peaks...• ... like Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Ganesh Himal, Mt. Langtang, Mt. Gaurishanker, Mt. Lhotse and many others! 

Accommodation
Night at Dwarika´s Hotel (Kathmandu)

Day 13: Relaxation at Dwarika’s Resort

• Today, you choose what you want to do!

Enjoy the facilities of the resort, with many therapeutic and spa activities...

• You can enjoy theHimalayan salt room, chakra sound therapy, meditation, a Maze Group Yoga Session...

• ... an Art and Painting class, pottery making, a farm visit, the swimming pool and the fitness center!

• You can also get a "Garden of Nine Planets Consultation" with our Ayurvedic Doctor!

All activities are free of charge

Visited:
Dhulikhel
Accommodation
Night at Dwarika´s Hotel (Kathmandu)

Day 14: Bhaktapur sightseeing and culinary experience 

Calling all foodies! 
• After breakfast we drive to Bhaktapur, the medieval town of the Devotees!• See the well preserved medieval arts, architecture, culture, and local lifestyle.• You will feel like you have traveled back in time walking along these streets...• Enjoy a sightseeing of the Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Taumadi Square and Pottery Square!• Tonight, you will be treated to a 6 course dinner, a culinary journey through the diverse gastronomy of Nepal! 

Dinner included

Visited:
Bhaktapur
Accommodation
Night at Dwarika´s Hotel (Kathmandu)

Day 15: Final day in Nepal

• After breakfast, about 3 hours before your scheduled flight, we head to the airport

• You will be transferred with one of our representatives.

• We hope you have enjoyed  this journey through the Nepal, and wish you a safe flight! 

Visited:
Bhaktapur

Kathmandu Pokhara Majgaon Landruk Ghandruk Tadapani Gorepani Ulleri Birethanti Dhulikhel Bhaktapur

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $2,890 / 15 days
Excluding international flights
246
Price per person$3,960$3,740$2,820
Single supplementary $1,790$1,790$1,790

Included in price:

  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • In-trip ground transportation
  • Activities according to your customized trip
  • Airport transfers
  • 24/7 local agency support

Not included in price:

  • Arrival and departure flights
  • Meals and beverages not indicated
  • Personal expenses
  • Service gratuities
  • Visa fees
  • Travel insurance

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