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.
Royal 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.