The Nar Phu Valley trek is an off-the-beaten trek in the Annapurna and Manang region of Nepal. The quiet trails of the exotic Nar Phu Valley provide you an excellent trekking opportunity. You can observe the ancient settlements of this fascinating valley during the trek.
The trail of this stunning trek takes you to some of the most remote locations in the country. You will pass through the natural wonders of green hills, serene waterfalls, arid landscapes, and lush forests along the trail. The views of the snow-capped mountains, including Annapurna II, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Chulu West, Chulu East, and Tilicho, will enchant you.
Moreover, the culture, lifestyle, and traditions of this region are unique and special. You will require a special Nar Phu Valley trek Permit to enter the remote valley. The Tibetan influenced heritage will transport you back in medieval times. You can go on a lovely cultural exploration of the beautiful Nar and Phu village during the trek.
Furthermore, the influence of Buddhism in the daily lifestyle of the people is quite evident. A pilgrimage to the Tashi Lhakhang Monastery and the Braga Monastery will cleanse your soul. Parts of the trail also pass through the landscapes of the Annapurna Sanctuary. You can also spot the rare wildlife of the region, including snow leopard, Danphe, Himalayan Tahr, and others in the sanctuary.
You will stay in the cozy tea houses and lodges during the trek. The warm hospitality of the Lama, Ghale, Gurung and Tamang community will melt your heart. Overall, this spectacular trek is an adventure of a lifetime! Our Nar Phu Valley trek cost is reasonable and affordable. Read further for the detailed Nar Phu Valley trek itinerary and other relevant information.
Significant Highlights of the Trip
- Observing the snow-capped mountain including Annapurna II, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Chulu West, Chulu East, Tilicho, and others
- Awe-inspiring sunrise from various points along the trek
- Walking along with the pristine landscapes of Nar Phu Valley
- Pilgrimage to the Tashi Lhakhang Monastery and the Braga Monastery
- Passing by the forested trails of the Annapurna Conservation Area (ACA)
- Complete exploration of the Nar village and ancient monasteries
- Experiencing the culture, tradition, and lifestyle of the Lama, Ghale, Tamang and Gurung community.
- Tasting the local delicacies during the trek
- Spotting the rare flora and fauna of the region, including Himalayan Tahr, snow leopards, musk deer, and others.
- The warm hospitality of the local people in the teahouses
Nar Phu Valley Trek Route
The Nar Phu Valley Trek takes you along the remote landscapes of the northern Annapurna and Manang region. The unexplored off the beaten trails lead us to the stunning Nar Phu valley.
Our tour starts with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Bulbule. The trek then begins Bulbule to Chamje, where we stay overnight. We continue our trek from Dharapani that leads us to Koto the next day. We then head towards the village of Dharamshala and Kayang before arriving at the magnificent Phu valley.
Phu is an ancient civilization in the Tibetan border of Nepal. After exploring around Phu for a day, we pass through Junar to arrive at Nar. We acclimatize and explore around Nar to observe ancient civilization. We then pass through Ngawal to arrive at Manang. The trail then leads us to Yak Kharka and Thorong Phedi.
Moreover, we also go on a pilgrimage to the Muktinath temple. After offering our prayers at the spiritual hub of Muktinath temple, we trek back to Jomsom to Kagbeni. Finally, after 19 days of the trek, we fly back to Pokhara and then drive to the capital city of Kathmandu.
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The Final Say
The Nar Phu Valley trek is an incredible adventure in the Annapurna and Manang region of Nepal. The trails of the remote trek pass through the rugged Himalayan landscapes and take you to the exotic Nar Phu Valley.
Moreover, trekking in the wilderness is a lovely experience. The ancient culture, tradition, and lifestyle of the people will enchant you. You can also experience the Tibetan influenced lifestyle of the local community along the trail. The incredible hospitality along the trek will warm your heart.
Overall, the Nar Phu valley trek is one of the best off-the-beaten treks in Nepal. We assure you that our Nar Phu Valley Trek cost is one of the best deals you can find around. Book with us for a hassle-free trekking experience!