- 1 Day
Arrive in Kathmandu, welcome dinner, O/n at hotel.
Mountain Monarch representative receive at the Airport and Transfer to hotel.
Checking in hotel, afternoon trek briefing and MMA trek pack distributions, evening traditional welcome dinner with cultural show
Overnight in Kathmandu.
- 2 Day
Cultural Tour in Kathmandu / climbing preparation.
Kathmandu: Half day sightseeing on World heritage sites, Pasupatinath Temple and Baudhanath Stupa.
Afternoon climbing leader check personal climbing gears of participants and suggest for missing gears to purchase.
Leisure in the evening and pack for the next day’s journey. Overnight in Kathmandu.
- 3 Day
Drive to Nayapul and trek to Thikhedhunga.
Drive Kathmandu via Pokhara (830m): to Nayapul 9 hours.
We set off for Nayapul early in the morning by private coach. Journey will mostly be along the River valleys.
We pass the Pokhara, popular and touristic city continuing drive to Nayapul trek starting point. overnight in teahouse.
- 4 Day
Trek to Ghorepani.
We trek continuously uphill on the trail to Ghorepani enjoying views of the mount Himchuli and through Rhododendron forest. We pass by beautiful villages and respect the rural lifestyle of the Nepalese.
We stop for Lunch at middle of forest with peaceful ambiance.
- 5 Day
Trek to Tadapani after Poon Hill morning excursion.
Early hike to Poon Hill is fairly strenuous but the unfolding views of the Majestic Mountains are indeed worth it.
After about an hour walk from Deurali, we will uncover ourselves in the middle of Himalayas surrounded by giant snow-covered mountains. Mount. Dhaulagiri range to the west, Manaslu Range, to the East and Annapurna range includes Secret Machhapuchre, Mt. Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Gangapurna.
After spending sometimes on top we descent down to lodge to continue further destination to Tadapani. After breakfast we follow the ridge south of Poon hill and views are slightly different from the different angle.
Tadapani is beautiful hamlet with close view of Fishtail.
- 6 Day
Trek to Chomrong.
Steep descent takes us to the Kimron Khola. After crossing the suspension Bridge trail take us to steep ascent to village, then walk about an hour on level trail.
After lunch we take a gradual climb continuing up to Chhomrong.
Chhomrong is a beautiful village located on the lap of the giant Annapurna massive, Machhapuchhre facing it across the valley.
- 7 Day
Trek to Dovan.
The trail passages central part of the village leaving behind inhabited foothills.
Cross a suspension bridge over Chhomrong Khola and reach upper Sinuwa after walking an hour and half.
From Sinuwa the track is relatively horizontal and pass through bamboo and rhododendron forest up to Khuldighar,
Descend on steep stone steps into bamboo village and take break for lunch.
Continue gradual up through bamboo and rhododendron forests, ultimately getting Dobhan. Overnight in Dobhan.
- 8 Day
Trek to Machapuchare base camp.
Today’s trek would be strenuous, walk on the trail beside Modi River and pass through Himalaya hotel and Hinku Cave before reaching lunch place Deurali.
Afternoon we across small section of avalanche. After a while we come on open valley surrounded by giant snow-covered mountains.
Appreciate watching at Mt. Fishtail or Machhapuchhare Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Overnight in Machhapuchre Base Camp.
- 9 Day
Trek to Annapurna Base camp.
Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,143m) walk average 2 to 3 hours maximum.
We take leisure morning to start walking to Annapurna base camp considering shortest distance of entire trip.
Lunch and camp in same place, afternoon can explore surroundings then simply enjoy the Himalayan amphitheater.
- 10 Day
Acclimatization rest day at base camp.
Climbing guide will brief about glacial trail conditions and organize a basic training on peak climbing techniques, concerning the climbing gears such as ice axe, climbing boot with crampons, harness, jumar, and ascent and rappel down using ropes.
The instruction will help to increase the confidence of individuals ensuring a successful summit of the Tent Peak. We can spend the rest of the afternoon going for short hikes nearby and resting. Overnight Annapurna Base Camp.
- 11 Day
Trek to Tent peak base camp.
Annapurna Base camp to Tent Peak (4,250m).
We move ahead on a trail alongside the Annapurna glaciers and cross over moraines.
Walking on Glacier is quite difficult and need to be sensible while walking.
The trail from the glacier leads straight ahead and cross a bridge to continue further up until we reach the Base camp. Overnight in Tented Camp.
- 12 Day
Trek to high camp.
Base camp to High camp (5,230m) 4 hours.
Ascend on a steep trail to the Tent Peak (Tharpu Chuli) High Camp.
Probability to use rope and helmet while climbing. Cross steep section 50-60 degree and walk on the glacier gradual up.
From the high camp catch panoramic views of Hiunchuli (6,441m), Annapurna South (7,229m), Annapurna I (8,091m), Machapuchhre.
Setting up the high camp, crews prepares hot lunch rest of the day is to discover the surrounding areas and planning for the summit.
- 13 Day
Summit the Tharpu Chuli peak and back to base camp.
Early morning begin climb to the summit around 2-3 AM. We climb on a rocky trail for around 2 hours and then we walk on level snow for around an hour, then climb on a steep slope of 70 degrees (100m).
We use fix ropes to reach the final summit then walk on a even trail for around 30 minutes and reach the summit of Tent Peak/ Tharpu Chuli.
After successful summit spend sometime on top of Tharpu Chuli, then way back by the same route to the base camp. Overnight in Base Camp.
- 14 Day
Trek to Bamboo.
Base Camp to Bamboo (2,310m): 6-7 hours
From the base camp we descend and follow on the same trail we used coming up.
On the way down can enjoy views of cascades and pass through forests amongst in great views of Machapuchhre and Hiunchuli mountains. Overnight in Bamboo.
- 15 Day
Trek to Jhino Danda.
Bamboo to Jhinu Dada (1,760m): 6-7 hours trek
We ascend to Kuldi Ghar and then even trail to Sinuwa lodge.
Follow the stone steps that leads down to the riverside,then we ascend on the thousands of stone steps that will take us to Upper Chomrong.
From Chomrong track follows steep down hill to Jhinu Danda.
Interested can relax on a natural hot spring which is only 25 minutes away from lodge. Overnight in Jhinu Danda.
- 16 Day
Trek to Nayapul and to Pokhara O/n at hotel.
Early set off is recommended, start the trek and follow the down stream of Modi River almost till the end of trek day.
We stop for lunch in Sauli village, and after lunch we trek down to Birethanti on motorable road.
Re-entry the permit to Exit conservation area at Birethanti, then trek for about 20 minutes to reach Nayapul.
The trek ends at Nayapul and take short drive to Pokhara about an hour. Overnight in Pokhara.
- 17 Day
Drive to Kathmandu / free time.
Drive to Kathmandu, after breakfast, we start our drive back to Kathmandu.
After getting Kathmandu, can catch up on last minute souvenir shopping. Re pack up your belongings.
Overnight in Kathmandu.
- 18 Day
Trip end / Departure.
Mountain Monarch arrange vehicle to your Airport transfer, guide or office representative escort to the Airport.
Note: Your room key must be deposit at front desk and make sure your valuables have been collected before departure.