THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH'S AWARD

OPEN EXPEDITION TO ANNAPURNA, NEPAL

The Annapurna area is one of the most beautiful areas of the Himalayas and lends itself exceptionally well to the Duke of Edinburgh's Award. The route to Annapurna Base Camp follows mountain trails established by the local people over many years.

Maps are provided so that groups wishing to complete their expedition in this area can plan their route using these trails. The famous Annapurna mountain range includes peaks towering over 8000 metres so the scenery around you as you complete your expedition here is simply stunning.

This can be a group booking or an Open expedition, all participants must have completed their practise expedition successfully prior to starting the trek.

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Trek Details

Fitness grading: Trek2

Date: Spring/Autumn (see Climate for likely weather conditions)

Duration: Approx 2 weeks

Price: see Dates and Prices

Deposit: £300

Price includes:

  • All accommodation
  • Internal transfers
  • Kathmandu breakfast
  • Food on the trek
  • Camping equipment (not sleeping bags)
  • National Park Fees/trekking permits
  • Sherpa guides, porters and local helpers
  • Sherpa insurance
  • Expedition assessor

Price does not include:

  • International flights
  • Visa fee (£30)
  • Airport tax (incl. in air ticket price)
  • Personal insurance
  • Kathmandu lunch and dinner
  • Pokhara meals
  • Personal clothing and equipment
  • Alcoholic drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional Sherpa and porter bonus

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