Royal Trek

Duration: 8 Days
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Tourist Bus
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel And Guest House
  • Max Elevation: 1,730m

Royal trekking is a famous trekking route in the Annapurna region. Named after Prince Charles who was the first to walk the trail in 1981, Royal Trek is best for those people who have short holiday period but are interested in experiencing the Himalaya.

This trek offers breathtaking views of Annapurna I (8091m), Dhauligiri I (8167m), Annapurna II (7742m), Mt. Fishtail (6998m), Himchuli, Lamjung Himal and many more. The trail passes through beautiful landscape of terraced rice field, picturesque villages and green rolling hills. The communities living here are mostly Brahmins, Chhetris, Damai and Kami whose unique Hindu culture and lifestyle is part of the attraction.

The starting point for the Royal Trek is Pokhara. This 3 days trek covers approximately 80 km and ends in beautiful setting of Beganas Lake. The trek is possible round the year and can be done either on tea house and tented camp. Please note that this trek can easily be combined with jungle safari in Royal Chitwan National Park.

Highlights

  • Follow on the footsteps of Prince Charles
  • Breathtaking views of Annapurna I (8091m), Dhauligiri I (8167m), Annapurna II (7742m), Mt. Fishtail (6998m)
  • Hindu culture and lifestyle of Brahmins, Chhetris, Damai and Kami communities
  • Visit the beautiful city of Pokhara including Begnas and Phewa Lakes

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 Upon arrival in Kathmandu International Airport, Global Adventure Trekking staff will meet you and coordinates transfer to Hotel.
Day 02 Guided Kathmandu Heritage Sightseeing Tour
Day 03 Drive to Pokhara 823m: 6-7 hrs
Day 04 Pokhara to Kalikasthan 1,370m: 1 hr drive, 4-5 hrs trek
Day 05 Kalikasthan to Syaklung 1,730m. 5-6 hrs
Day 06 Syaklung to Chisapani 1550m: 5-6 hrs
Day 07 Chisapani to Begnas Lake and drive to Pokhara
Day 08 Pokhara to Kathmandu