Annapurna Circuit

The Annapurna Circuit in Asia is estimated to be 160 miles (258 kilometers) long, and takes 11 days* to complete when hiking at an average of 15 miles (25 kilometers) per day.

It is a linear trail, which means that to do a thru hike, you will have to start and end your hike in different places.

The Annapurna Circuit has 2 terminuses. Most thruhikers choose to start their hike at the Eastern Terminus in Bhulbhule, Gandaki, Nepal and end their hike at the Nayapul Trekking Starting Point in Nayapul, Salyan, Nepal.

A good day of the year to start this hike from the Eastern Terminus is October 1.


NameAnnapurna Circuit
Length160 miles (258 kilometers)
Far Out GuideNone
Terminus AEastern Terminus, Bhulbhule, Gandaki, Nepal
Terminus BNayapul Trekking Starting Point, Nayapul, Salyan, Nepal

Annapurna Circuit Thru Hike Budget Calculator

Thru Hike Budget Calculator
Calculate how much it will cost to thru hike a trail.
160 / 15 = 11 days to complete the hike
11 days * $35/day = $385

Estimated Total Budget (USD): $2,385.00

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*This data is estimated and should not be relied upon without further research. It is meant as a starting point for hike planning, not as the only information used to plan your thru hike.