DESTINATION: Nar & Phug Valley, Manang / TREKKING ACCOMMODATION: Tea-house & Homestay / TREK LEVEL: Moderate- Strenuous / TREK DURATION: 14 Days / STARTING POINT: Kathmandu / ENDING: Kathmandu / MAX ALTITUDE: Thorung- La 5416m
Explore the hidden valley of Nar Phu and trek along the “off the beaten path” crossing through challenging high passes of Kang La (5280m) and Thorung La (5416 m) – 22 days. It is a fantastic hiking in a wild and unexplored area located north of Annapurna: the Nar Phu Valley.
This trek is perfect for travelers who want to discover the Annapurna circuit as well as explore an untouched valley. A rough and wild trek, this trek takes you to the exotic Nar Phu valley that lies in the remote corner of the Annapurna region. Opened to visitors only in the year 2003, the Nar Phu valley remains untouched by modernity. The inhabitants, who roughly comprises of about 350 Nepalese Tibetans, have retained their age-old practices. Most of them are engaged in yak herding and farming.
This trek also offers fantastic views of the Annapurna massif, Lamjung Himal, Machhapuchhre Himal, Manaslu Himal, Dhaulagiri range and Tilicho peak. As the trekking route is frequented by few trekkers, you can look ahead for a ‘just the mountains, nature & us’ experience.
Nar Valley / Phug Valley / Himalayan Desert / Rain Shadow Region / Bon-Buddhist Valley / Annapurna Mountain Range / Manaslu Mountain Range / Tibetan Culture / Yak Pastures / Medicinal Meadows / Unexplored Region / Living Ancient Lifestyle / Old Khampa Settlements / Tashilekhang Monastery / Nar Pass 5400m / Phu Pass 5050m / Khang- La (pass) 5300m
TRIP PRICE: 97 USD per person per day
MINIMUM GROUP SIZE: 2 Trekkers
SINGLE SUPPLEMENT: 47 USD per day
-Accommodation at Teahouse lodge on twin sharing basis
-Two Course Vegetarian Meals (Soup and Main Course)
-A cup of Tea/ Coffee with meal
-Guide porter Insurance
-All overland transfers
PRICE NOT INCLUDED:
-Trekking Permit fees & TIMS (40 USD per person)
-All drinks & beverage
-Medical Insurance, Emergency evacuation
-Extra expenses caused by natural or political incidents beyond Samsara Trekking’s control
-Sleeping bag required for trek
-Hot Shower and other materials not mentioned
-Expense on Generosity: i.e. tipping trekking staffs (equal to 3 days wage)
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