Annapurna Ghandruk Trek

Trip Fact:
  • Duration 8 Days
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • DestinationNepal
  • Max Altitude1980m / 6496 ft
  • AccommodationHotel in Kathmandu/Pokhara and Guest house in the trek
  • MealsBreakfast in Kathmandu/Pokhara and all meals during the trek
  • Trip Start/EndPokhara
  • Group Size1-50 pax
  • Best SeasonMarch to May and September to December are the best months.

Annapurna Ghandruk Loop Trek is one of the best treks in Annapurna region, for those who are seeking short and easy trek. The trek to Ghandruk circuit is just for 3 days, therefore trekkers will imagine by themselves that, it should be a straightforward trek in Annapurna region.

Walking through rhododendron forests is additionally another exciting experience of this trekking. The Ghandruk trek offers a fabulous insight of the agricultural Nepalese life. The foremost outstanding ethnic teams within the Annapurna region area unit the Gurung, the Thakali and therefore the Manangba. Ghandruk Village trek provides you breathless views of Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhare and Hiunchuli.

This Ghandruk loop trek begins from Phedi, after 1 hour scenic drive. The whole region from Phedi is known as Dhampus, where you can see the culture of the many castes like Bramhin, Chhetries and a few Gurung also. First day, trekkers will reach to Tolkha and rest there; where we will reach in 4-5  hours. On the second day, trekkers begin their trek to Landruk then continue walking to the Modi Khola.

Then, we further walk to get our main trekking destination Ghandruk, which is located at 1980m height. Ghandruk is most beautiful village, where you can explore the tradition and Lifestyle of Gurung community. Next day, from Ghandruk, we continue our hiking until we reach Birethanti, then very short walk to Nayapul and then take a private cab/car to get back Pokhara.


We will meet you at Tribhuwan International airport, Kathmandu and transferred to the hotel, after your freshness briefing program for your trekking, overnight at hotel.

  • Hotel
  • 1400m

After your breakfast we will start a guided tour to the most historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu valley, including Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambunath (Monkey Temple) and Buddha Nath, one of the large Stupas in the world, overnight at hotel

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1400m

Today we leave to Pokhara, which takes 30 minutes by flight and 6-7 hours by bus. Today you will be free in Pokhara you can visit yourself. Pokhara is beautiful lake city which offers panoramic views of Mt. Machapuchre, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt Annapurna and Mt. Manaslu.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 800m

After having breakfast drive up to Phedi. From here we begin Our Ghandruk Trek which takes 4-5 hours to reach Tolka. On the way you can see magnificent views of Fishtail and Mt. Annapurna Range.

  • Guesthouse
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1700m

Early morning after breakfast, we ascend downhill to reach Landruk Village. After crossing forest, flatland, and a suspension bridge over Modi Khola, we arrive at the beautiful village of Ghandruk. This Ghandruk village is popular trekking destination which offers tradition lifestyle of Gurung people. This Gurung Village provides you breathless views of Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhare and Hiunchuli.

  • Guest House
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1980m

Today is the last day of our Ghandruk circuit trekking. From Ghandruk, we descend through Kimche to Shauli Bazaar. Then, the trail goes down through the rice field and some villages to reach Birethanti. From here we step up to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast/Lunch
  • 800m

Today we leave Pokhara to Kathmandu, which takes 30 minutes by flight and 6-7 hours by bus. Overnight at Kathmandu hote

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1400m

Dream Heaven Adventure Team say good bye and take you to the airport to catch your flight back to your home.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast

Trip Map

Annapurna Ghandruk Trek map

Cost Details


  • Airport pick up and drop by car/van/hiace
  • 3 Nights Accommodation in Kathmandu on Bed and Breakfast
  • 2 Nights Accommodation in Pokhara twin sharing on Bed and Breakfast
  • All accommodation and meals during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner).
  • A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and transportation
  • An experienced English-speaking and Government license holder Trekking guide including salary, insurance, flight, food and lodging
  • Trekking porter including salary, insurance, flight, food and lodging ( 1 porter for 2 trekkers basis)
  • All necessary paper works, trekking permits and TIMS card.
  • A comprehensive medical kit
  • All trekking equipment for trekking staff
  • All government and local taxes
  • Transportation by Tourist Bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara and back to Kathmandu
  • Private Transportation from Pokhara to trekking starting point and trekking ending point to Pokhara


  • Nepal entry Visa fee
  • International Airfare and Airport Tax, Sightseeing entry fee for the city tour.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • All Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, battery recharge, bottle, hot shower etc)
  • Tips for guides and porters
  • All kind of drinks, hot water, alcoholic and soft drinks.
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in cost include.

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