Nar Phu Valley Trek, located in the isolated corner of restricted part of Annapurna between Damodar Kunda and Annapurna Circuit part one. The area is untouched of modernity and where people adopting Tibetan culture since many centuries back. This off the beaten track trek from Annapurna offers real taste of Himalayan life style, culture, tradition, old Buddhist monasteries, and explore an untouched valley which offers an incredible view of majestic mountains in the high lands along with beautiful medieval and ancient remote villages such as Nar and Phu, amazing rock formations, glaciers, narrow canyons, lovely and pleasant forests, unique Himalayan and Tibetan culture, life styles, and high altitude settlements.
Nar Phu Valley predominantly lies in Manang district of Gandaki Zone. In the beginnings we have follow the Annapurna Circuit trail part one till Koto. Nar Phu valley is contracted and forested, the valley opens up to a vast area of high snow-topped peaks, prehistoric villages and high elevated grazing lands. Very minority number of tourists has walked around this region. While trekking to this occasionally trekked trail we will be camping along the way to Nar and Phu, or we will be organizing home stay trip to experience and interact with locals. We visit some of the virgin and attractive villages of the Tibetan Buddhist. Buddhist pilgrims probably makes visit to Phu in order to visit the well-known monastery, Tashi Lhakhang and get a blessing from Lama.
Nar Phu Valley Trek rewards you with the total wilderness experience and unexplored Tibetan villages just opened for the outsider only since 2003. This trek takes you to the exotic valley that is in the far-off corner of the Annapurna region. The Nar Phu valley remains untouched by modernity. Trekking in the area is unlike most of Nepal as the terrain is Trans Himalayan and similar to that of Tibet.
The trail is still rugged and the people and culture has remained intact. Special trekking permit is required to visit this place. After a couple days of exploration of the valley, we cross over Kang La Pass 5320m on the way to Manang. We join the main trekking trail to Annapurna Round Trek following the best trekking route of Thorong La Pass 5416m. Obviously, this remote and rugged trail offers challenging and exhilarating trekking experience for adventure enthusiasts. With, Wilderness Excursion Pvt. Ltd, you can explore Nar Phu Valley Trek and observe incredible views of the Annapurna massif, Machhapuchhre Himal, Lamjung Himal, Manaslu Himal, Tilicho peak, Dhaulagiri range and several other snow-capped peaks.
For your kind information, Nar Phu Valley Trek requires restricted area permit which costs USD 90 per week per person for the months of September to November, USD 75 per week per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency for December to August. In addition, ACAP Permit is mandatory that cost NPR. 2000.00 Per person. All the international trekkers must trek with a licensed guide and trekking must be arranged with a government registered trekking agency as per Nepal Government Law. We organize budget trip to Nar Phu valley in most completive price and offer you tailor-made itinerary that meets your needs. And this trek can also be combined with challenging high passes treks crossing through Masokanto La (5099m.), Tilicho Pass (5230m.) and most thrilling Teri La Pass Trek (5595m) to/from Upper Mustang Saribung Pass (6020m) Trek but trek through these high passes will be fully camping except via Thorong La pass.
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We had such an amazing experience on the Nar Phu Valley trek. Could not fault Wilderness Excursion Company or our guide and porter! Every single person involved in our trip was incredibly caring, helpful, welcoming, and accommodating. A truly memorable experience and would highly Wilderness Excursion anyone doing Nar Phu Valley trek!
A Short Note: This trip can be personalized as per your requirements that meet your time frame. The trip price will be according to Deluxe, Standard, Budget, Home Stay in Nar Phu Valley or Camping and group size so please kindly provide us your details for tailor made program.