Annapurna Himalaya short hiking an enjoyable walk of a few days takes you to cooler refreshing mountain air around green hills. A great escape from the busy city life around a serene environment, where the air is pure and fresh.
Annapurna Himalaya short hiking, suitable for all types of people and age-group without any hassle and problem of altitude sickness. The only stressful and tough part is walking uphill for a few hours, which is normal around Himalayas countries.
Interesting short hiking to the high hills of southern Annapurna Himalaya, exploring farm villages, walking into lovely woodland. Then reaching on the top scenic ridge and into a flat green meadow at Australian Camp, the local name is Thuli Kharka. Once a summer grazing field of local cattle herders, since the flow of trekking began. Then few lodges flourished to cater to the trekkers, and then an Australian Annapurna Expedition camped on this spot. Hence the name tagged as Australian camp in the early 1980’s, a beautiful place for outstanding views of snow peaks.
From the Australian camp enjoy the glorious sunrise reflecting over an array of peaks of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu Himalaya range. After pleasant overnight head downhill and visit the village of Potana, situated amidst beautiful forest surroundings. Facing grand views of Annapurna peaks with majestic Mt. Machhapuchare is the famous Fish-Tail peak with an array of the mountain range.
The last walk leads down to Dhampus, a large Gurung village with a superb panorama of the Mid-Western Himalayan range. As walk head to long descends at the bottom of Dhampus hill for a short exciting drive back to Pokhara. After an enjoyable and mesmerizing experience on Annapurna Himalaya short hiking.
We will follow the itinerary if its need to be changes in case of weather, landslides and difficulties on walks requiring more days where our leader and lead head guides decides holding full authority for Trekking Planner.
Morning and night time as well in shade can be cold and much freezing temperatures around higher areas above 1,800 m.
Other months from September to December another great times for treks around Annapurna region and other areas of Himalaya, when days are clear for views and to summit the top of the peak, although much colder months of autumn season with extreme cold during morning and night time, where sunlight is much shorter.
All meals are well cooked, hygienic and fresh served in a large dining hall with warm environment.
Around Nepal Himalaya the quickest emergency evacuation by means of Helicopter services to bring the victims back to Kathmandu and for further treatments if required.
For emergency evacuation where trekkers should be well insured with good Insurance policy that covers all medical side and the use of Helicopter or other means of transportation.
Depart from the hotel after having breakfast, our guide will receive you for short drive, beyond Pokhara valley. Transportation as per group size, either in a car, coach or bus, an exciting ride with grand views of Annapurna Himalaya all the way as drive climbs on winding road to Naudanda, a farm village. From this scenic village heading high to Kande, a small village on the road-side of Baglung-Pokhara Highway. After an hour or more drive, walk begins heading uphill through farm terraces and into cool shade of a forest then reaching a beautiful spot at Australian Camp, the local name is Thulo Kharka. A scenic place overlooking views of Annapurna and Manaslu Himalaya range with majestic Machhapuchare Himal, the famous Fish-Tail peak. On reaching Australian Camp transfer into a nice lodge and having lunch, afternoon a short walk down and up to Potana village.
Located on the main trekking trails that leads to Ghorepani, Mardi Himal and Annapurna Base Camp. Potana with many good lodges facing grand views of Annapurna range of peaks, after a good hike of few hour climb back to Australian Camp for overnight stop.
Early morning before breakfast, enjoy glorious sunrise over array of snow peaks after a stunning views, enjoy breakfast with scenic backdrop of Annapurna Himalayas. The last day walk of this marvelous walk takes you downhill and then following a path into a serene forest to Dhampus village. A large Gurung village the main tribes of Annapurna region, offers superb panorama of Annapurna and Manaslu range. From Dhampus head downhill past lovely farm villages then reaching at the bottom of a hill at Phedi. Where a short drive of less than hour reaches you back to hotel by the Phewa Lakeside, after a wonderful hike of two days.