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Kori Trek

Annapurna Region
Kori Kapuchet trek
Kori Treks
Kapache lake
sikles village

Trip Facts

Duration : 9 Days Max-Altitude : 4,115 m Program Type : tea house / camping Best Season : Sep to Jan, March to August Per Day Walking : 5/6 h Trek Grade : Grade 3:

Since the terrain can be hard and the days long, hikers on these treks should be in good physical condition and have some previous mountain walking experience. Steep climbing may be involved, although it is never necessary to use ropes. Treks at this level can he arranged for periods of 16 to 21 days. Typically, a gradual ascent through a green river valley will lead you up to a number of high passes, where you will reach the altitude of 5416m. Often times, you will get a close insight into the Tibetan culture. Participants should expect to trek above 5416m/17872ft.


Start From

All price inclusive
$800 $ 650
USD per person

Group Price

No. of Persons Price per Person
1 Pax $800
2 Paxes $750
2-4 Paxes $730
4-6 Paxes $700
6-10 Paxes $680
10-15 Paxes $650
15+Paxes $650

Number of Travellers


kori and Kapuche Lakes Trek 9 days itinerary

Kori Trek is a newly opened legendary trekking destination in the Annapurna region. the trekking in Kori Nepal offers breathtaking views of the Himalayas. The Kori hilltop trek is also known as the crown of Sikles village and Tangting village

The Kori trek is situated in the inner Annapurna conservations buffer zone, the border of the Kwholasothar rural municipality Lamjung, and Madi Rural Municipality of Kaski. This trek is totally off the beaten track basic tea house compared with Annapurna Base camp and the Mardi Himal trek. On the way, there is another god-gifted stop as a side trip. Those are Kahphuche Lakes (Kapuche Lakes). This is the picturesque glacier lake in Nepal. Kapuche is located at 2450m in altitude. The lake water is a crystal clear blue colour pon. You can also enjoy boating on the glacial lake during this trek as a boat is available on the lake. Annapurna circuit trek can also connect via Namun La pass 5560m. It takes about 3 more days to reach Timang village from Kori Danda.  

Height of Kori

Kori trek is 3,800 m above sea level a wilderness area simple tea house Trek, which is spectacular landscapes, nature eco trails route, dense rhododendrons forest, and mostly ascent trails.

Cattle pastures

Kori is one of the beautiful places for the cattle pastures in the monsoon for green grass, the peoples from Sikles village and Tangting village’s Buffalo, cow, and sheep’s main pastures.

Religious and culture

Historically, this area has been inhabited by only Ghale and Gurung people. Buddhism is their religion of choice and so is the Bon Po, who worship nature and total deity. Gurung Ghale has a different culture and language than other castes of Nepal.

Dudh Pokhari Holi Lake

there are separating trekking trails also to the Syange and continues to the Annapurna circuit, via pass through Dudh Pokhari lake, the Dudh Pokhari is holy Lake, many pilgrims visit the Janaipurnima (full Moon Day) in September month, Dudh Pokhari is the northeast side of Kori Hill.


In the beginning, Kori Trek starts driving from Kathmandu to Pokhara (6 to 7 hours, and the next day 3 hours drive from Pokhara to the Sikles beautiful densely Gurung village, which is Gurung and ghale indigenous ethnic Hubs. The rest of the day explores a huge Sikles village.

The view from the Kori danda

the view from the Kori danda would see closely Lamjung Himal 6,988 m, Annapurna II 7,937 m, and Machhapuchhare Mount Fishtail 6,993 m, Manaslu Himal 8,156 m.


The trail to Sikles Kori Hill Trek is mostly ascent and descent nature trails, inner dense jungles, moderate hikes, this trek is only doable camping tent trek.

How much does it cost Kori Trek?

The cost of a Kori Trek depends on the mode of travel, accommodation, and transportation. On a double occupancy basis, we are offering USD 690.00 per person, inclusive of the standard trek price. The single supplement is USD 60.00 for solo travelers. Accommodations in Kathmandu will be extra or you may book your own. Upon request, we can arrange your transfers to and from Pokhara and accommodation in Pokhara. 

Nepal wilderness trekking Agency leads your Kori trek with an experienced Expert guide and strong porters team, who from the same region, The guide speaks fluent English and well educated trained guide if any emergencies you are in good hands. though our camping Trek cost is very competitive than competitors.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara 6 to 7 hours 200 km, overnight at Pokhara
  • Day 02: Drive to Sikles  approx 3 hours and explore a huge village of Gurung overnight at the lodge
  • Day 03: Trek to Hugu Goth 2,026 m  5 to 6 hours trek, Overnight at camp
  • Day 04: Hike to Kahphuche Lake2450m (Kapuche Lake) and back to Hugu Goth 2 hours 30 min to go up
  • Day 05: Trek to Nohtha 3,050 m  5 to 6 hours trek overnight at camp
  • Day 06: Trek to Kori Danda 3800m, approx 5 hours, day -Hike to Thulek 4,115 m Overnight at camp
  • Day 07: Trek back to Sikles Overnight at Teahouse
  • Day 08: Drive to Pokhara explore around Pokhara,
  • Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu

Cost Included

  • Both way tourist bus Kathmandu/ Pokhara /Kathmandu
  • ACAP permits and TIMS permit for the Kori trek
  • 2-night hotel in Pokhara
  • Pokhara to Sikles by private car or van and Sikles to Pokhara by sharing Jeep or local bus
  • Italian, Chinese, Nepali, Indian, many other European Delicious Meals three times a day (Breakfast, lunch, and dinner chose by Menu).
  • seasonal fresh fruits after dinner
  • Clean Lodge accommodation on the trek.
  • One fluent English speaking, the government registered, experienced, first aid trained friendly and familiar guide and required porters.
  • Guide and porter salary, meals, accommodation, and insurance.
  • Kitbag for storing your belongings
  • Sleeping bag for a comfortable night's sleep on a trek in minus-25 degrees
  • Necessary paper works, all government, and local taxes
  • A certificate of appreciation from Nepal wilderness trekking after a successful trek

Cost Excluded

  • Airfare for international flights
  • Upon arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Nepal entry visa fees vary by duration (15 days - $25-30, 30 days
  • Accommodations and meals in Kathmandu before and after our journey
  • Personal equipment for high and cold temperatures
  • Emergency high-altitude rescue and evacuation covered by travel insurance
  • All beverages, Soft and caffeinated table drinks such as coke, beer,
  • Drinking water/mineral water, Dessert, etc. Hot shower, laundry
  • Tip for guide and porter
  • Excluded are all costs and expenses not listed under "cost includes"
  • Inclusion of costs or delays beyond the control of the management, such as landslides, weather conditions, itinerary modifications due to safety concerns, illness, changes in government policies, strikes, etc.

Frequently Asked Questions

Kori trek is not a difficult trek, but the trails are all the way jungle hike
Everyday 5 to 6 hours walk and 8-10 km per day
the accommodation type is only Camping after the Sikles village, of course in the Sikles is there are tea house, Namaste Lodge and Gurung guest house.
Our guide is well trained about altitude sickness and if there is an emergency, then our guide will call the insurance office and us for rescue. (Note that the insurance must have to cover the evacuations)

Altitude Chart


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