thorongla-pass

Around Annapurna via Thorong Pass

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This classic trek-offers superb views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri and the constant contrasting landscapes of sub-tropical to alpine to an arid semi-desert similar to Tibet; at the climax of the trek there is a formidable 5416m pass, the Thorong La, to cross. As this is a lodge-based trek it provides opportunity to gain an insight into the local culture and interact with the local communities.

 

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Kathmandu, Pokhara-Kathmandu
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive by 7:15 AM for a prompt departure at 7:30 AM.
RETURN TIME Approximately 6:30 PM.
WEAR Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket and sunscreen.
INCLUDED
Professional instructor Meals
1 hour of free time Transportation in mini-coach
NOT INCLUDED
Equipment
Instructor gratuity, Porter’s gratuity