NAR PHU VALLEY TREK

(22 days) 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 A fantastic journey 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. TRIP FACTS Trip length: 22 Days Grade: Moderate to fairly challenging Starts in: Kathmandu Ends in: Kathmandu Trek type: FOT (Fully Organized Trek or Camping Trek) Accommodation: Hotel and camping Transportation: Flight and private car Altitude maximum: 5416m OUTLINE ITINERARY Day 01 - Arrive in Kathmandu Day 02 - Sightseeing in Katmandu Day 03 - Drive to Besi Sahar [820m] Day 04 - Trek to Khudi [790m] Day 05 - Trek to Bahundanda [1310m] Day 06 - Trek to Jagat [1290m] Day 07 - Trek to Dharapani [1920m] Day 08 - Trek to Narphu valley first camp [2740m]

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Trek to Sinhenge Dharamsala [3230m] Trek to Upper Chaku Village [3720m] Trek to Phu Village [3980m] Rest day in Phu Village Trek to Naar Campsite [3550m] Trek to Kang La Phedi [4530m] Trek to Munje [3330m] Trek to Manang [3520m] Trek to Letdar [4250m] Trek to Thorung Phedi [4500m] Trek to Muktinath [3800m] Trek to Jomsom [2713m] Flight to Kathmandu via Pokhara Depart Kathmandu

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