Annapurna Base Camp trek is probably one of the best and legendary treks of our country. Mt. Annapurna (8091m) of Nepal is the tenth tallest mountain on the planet and the journey to its base camp, is a standout amongst the most mainstream strolls on earth. One can get an opportunity to do the sightseeing of ancient Sherpa settlements and their lifestyles, various scene and culture complete with rich mountain sees, terraced fields, inquisitive Gurung towns and a wide assortment of vegetation and greenery.
Annapurna Base Camp route passes trough the dense rhododendron and oak forests, ancient Sherpa, Magar and Tamang villages and offers some of the marvelous scenes of Himalayan ranges.
Annapurna Base Camp offers the spectacular views of mountain ranges including some of the highest Himalayan ranges of the world such as Mt. Everest (Highest mountain of the world), Makalu. Manaslu, Cho-Oyu, Lhotse, Pumori, Amadablam and a closer and crystal-clear view of Mt. Annapurna. One can get an awesome opportunity to observe the wilderness and a wide variety of flora and fauna in this region. You will also do the sightseeing of ancient Buddhist cultures and traditions of people living in this region since many years.
The setting of Annapurna Base Camp is unique and incredibly spectacular. The trek takes about 7-12 days, depending upon your itinerary and the length of walking days. We start the trek from Nayapul which is a one or 2hrs drive from Pokhara and then we head north up to Ghorepani and then to the famous view point “The Poon Hill”. From Ghorepani we head eastwards to Chomrong and then to north again which leads us to Modi Kola valley and then we finally reach to the base camp.
Please refer to the itinerary for further information:
Day 01 – Arrive in Kathmandu (1,400 m):
Our air terminal agent will get you at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. You will be then exchanged to your separate lodging in our private traveler vehicle.
Day 02 – Drive to Pokhara (900 m) in a Tourist Bus – 7 hours
Our trekking staff will get you at the hotel at 6:30 am and escort you to the visitor transport station. The transport to Pokhara leaves at around 7:30 am. An excellent valley set on the banks of the Phewa Lake, Pokhara is additionally known for its all-encompassing perspectives of Annapurna and Machhapuchare (state of fish tail) in the north, Dhaulagiri in the west and Lamjung Himal and Manaslu in the east. It is littler and considerably less riotous than Kathmandu, henceforth giving the ideal beginning stage to our trek. Overnight at a hotel. Breakfast included.
Day 03 – Drive to Nayapul (1,010 m) and Trek to Tikhedunga (1,570 m) – 4 hours
We start our trek at Nayapul following an hour drive on a private vehicle from Pokhara. Following a short 15-minute stroll along the banks of the Modi Khola, we achieve Birethanti (1,015 m), an extensive town with numerous shops and teahouses. From that point, the trail proceeds through the town and takes after the north bank of the Bhurungdi Khola. The trail climbs consistently up the side of the valley to Hille at 1,495 m. After a short climb, we achieve Tikhedhunga at 1,570 m. The present walk is generally short and simple, a prologue to the trekking background in the Annapurna locale. Overnight at a guesthouse. Breakfast included.
Day 04 – Trek to Ghorepani (2,840 m) – 5 hours
We proceed onward towards the precarious move to Ulleri, a vast Magar town at an elevation of 2,070 m. The trail rises all the more tenderly starting here, through fine backwoods of oak and rhododendrons, towards Banthanti at 2,250m. At that point we trek towards Nangethanti at 2,460 m. Following a hour walk we land at Ghorepani (2,840 m). Overnight at a guesthouse. No meals included.
Day 05 – Hike up to Poon Hill (3,210 m) and Trek to Tadapani (2,610 m) – 7 hours
Today, at a young hour toward the beginning of the day, we begin an hour climbing to Poon Hill at a height of 3,210 m, a splendid mountain run scene; this vantage point gives an unhindered perspective of the dawn over the high Himalayas. There we spend around 1 hour and coming back to Ghorepani, we take a hot breakfast. At that point we make a move along edges, and through pine and rhododendron woods, towards Deurali (2,960 m). From that point onward, we drop to the Banthanti, at that point kill to Tadapani. Overnight at a guesthouse. No meals included.
Day 06 – Trek to Chomrong (2,140 m) – 5 hours
The day begins with a precarious downhill through rhododendron woods. Leaving Tadapani, we slide through the woodlands and after that the trail facilitates as we achieve Gurjung which is the town of Gurung individuals. From here it is a simple stroll to Chomrong at a height of 2,140m. Overnight at a guesthouse. No meals included.
Day 07 – Trek to Himalaya Hotel (2,950 m) – 6 hours
Today the trail drops down to the Chomrong Khola and again we keep moving to Khuldighar at 2,380 m where there used to be an ACAP (Annapurna Conservation Area) check post. There is a clearing in the woods somewhat assist on, from which, the course ventures steeply down a stone bank, at that point levels out, going through shrubberies of bamboo at the base of the crevasse, keeping dependably on the west side of the waterway. We stroll through bamboo and rhododendron backwoods to the Himalayan Hotel. Overnight at a guesthouse. No meals included.
Day 08 – Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130 m) – 7 hours
Today the trail jumps on past the Hinko Cave, Deurali and afterward Machapuchare Base Camp, which isn’t generally a base camp since climbing Mt Machapuchare isn’t allowed. Since it is completely encompassed by mountains, this zone is known as the Annapurna Sanctuary. Two hours trek from Machapuchare Base Camp takes us to the Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) at height of 4,130m. There, we will see unhampered perspectives of mountain landscape, which is exceptionally stupendous. Overnight at a guesthouse. No meals included.
Day 09 – Trek to Bamboo (2345 m) – 6 hours
We follow the same trail down today. The trail drops by 1,700 m to the bank of Modi Khola to Bamboo at 2,345 m where there are a few teahouse/lodges available to stay at. Overnight at a guesthouse. No meals included.
Day 10 – Trek to Jhinu (1,780 m) – 5 hours
We take after a similar trail until Chomrong. When we have passed Khuldighar, there is an exploratory sheep cultivate. The trail proceeds through rhododendron and bamboo fields. From Chomrong, the trail dives steeply to the Jhinu, where we can shower in regular hot springs. Overnight at a guesthouse. No meals included.
Day 11 – Trek to Nayapul (1,010 m), Drive to Pokhara – 5.5 hours and Guided Tour of Barahi Temple and Fewa Lake
From Jhinu we stroll at the correct side of Modi Khola for 4.5 hrs to Birethanti which can be viewed as truly outstanding and the most loosening up strolls of the whole trek. We achieve Nayapul. At that point a hour drive will take us back to Pokhara. Overnight at a hotel. No meals included.
Day 12 – Drive Back to Kathmandu (1,400 m) in a Tourist Bus – 7 hours
We will drive back to Kathmandu toward the beginning of the day. On the off chance that you are occupied with broadening the trek, there are numerous choices, for example, Chitwan wilderness safari, stream boating experience, Kathmandu shopping visit, mountain biking and different exercisesOvernight at a hotel. Breakfast included.
Day 13 – Transfer to the International Airport for Your Final Departure
The trip concludes today. Our airport representative will drop you at the international airport in Kathmandu for your flight departure from Nepal. Breakfast included.
- Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car or van. It is depend of the group.
- Two nights standard accommodation in 2/3/4/5 star category hotel in Kathmandu located tourist center, or up to you.
- Meals on full board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trekking
- Local fresh fruits like orange, apple, banana and grape etc.
- All accommodations during the trek.
- Your destination map.
- Both ways domestic Flights with airport tax.
- An experienced Government licensed holder Climbing guide and porter to carry your luggage during the trek.
- Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment’s, transportation, local tax for Guide and porter
- Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
- If you need we will provide you sleeping bag, down jackets, Duffle bag and, if necessary etc.
- All necessary Government paper works and national park entry permits and TIMS Card etc.
- Travel & Rescue arrangement.
- All government taxes and Vat.
- Meals yourself Kathmandu (L+D).
- equipment / Gears
- Your Travel insurance.
- International airfare.
- Nepal entry visa (You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Nepal’s Airport in Kathmandu).
- All kind drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, Water )
- Personal shopping and laundry etc.
- Personal trekking Equipment’s.
- Tips for trekking staff and driver. (Tipping is expected, but it is not mandatory)
- If do any tour and sightseeing and other activities etc.