Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Annapurna Base Camp TrekkingAnnapurna Base Camp trek is one of the most popular treks in Annapurna region. Annapurna Base Camp trek is surrounded by a cirque of awe-inspiring peaks, including the awesome south face of Annapurna I (8,091m), in a natural amphitheater which is quite simply mind-blowing. The entire massif and the surrounding areas protected within the Annapurna conservation Area, the first and the largest conservation area in Nepal. It was established in1986 by the king Mahendra Trust for Nature Conservation. The Annapurna Conservation Area is home to several world class treks, including the Annapurna Circuit.

The Annapurna Base Camp trek is one the most popular trekking trail. Annapurna Base Camp trek starts from Pokhara after a short drive to Nayapul. Terraced farmland and traditional villages with Pun and Gurung ethnics make this trekking more attractive. Trail ascends through ancient oak and rhododendron forest, across sparkling streams and past waterfalls. In the meantime even more appealing as the trek winds around different ridges towards Ghorepani, where you will enclose a magnificent outlooks of an early morning sunrise where a red radiance leaks through gleaming gaps over the snow topped peaks of the Annapurna & Dhaulagiri Mountains. Climbing up the Modi Khola valley towards the Sanctuary you are teased with views of towering peaks of Machhepuchhre (6,993m), Annapurna I (8,091m) and Hiunchuli(6,993m). As the gorge widens, we ascend to Machapuchare Base Camp (3,700m) on the lateral moraine of Annapurana South glacier.

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Duration: 16 days

Best season: Mar, Apr, May and Sep, Oct, Nov

Grade: Easy to Moderate

Style of Trekking: Local Guest Houses

Maximum Altitude: 4130m.

Group size: Any

Trip Map

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Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu. Our representative will well-come you at the Tribhuvan Internationa Airport and Transfer to Hotel. 1340m.

Day 02: Drive (6 Hrs) or Fly (25 minutes) to Pokhara. Overnight at Hotel. 910m.

Day 03: Drive to Nayapool for an hour and trek to Ulleri. Stay at Local Guest House. (5/6 hrs walking 1960m.)

Day 04: Trek Ullery to Ghorepani. Stay at Local Guest House. (4/5 hrs walking 2860m.)

Day 05: Trek Ghorepani Poonhill Tadapani. (6/7 hrs walking 2630m.) Early in the morning climb Poonhill (3193m). After panoramic mountain and sunrise view from Ponnhill come down to lodge and take breakfast. Trek to Tadapani. Stay at Local Guest House

Day 06: Trek Tadapani to Chhomrong (6/7 hrs walking 2170m.)

Day 07: Trek Chhomrong to Deurali (6/7 hrs walking 3200m.)

Day 08: Trek Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp (7/8 hrs walking 4130m.)

Day 09: Explore Annapurna base Camp. Trek down to Dovan (6/7 hrs walking 2600m.)

Day 10: Trek down Dovan to Jhinu (7/8 hrs walking 1780m.)

Day 11: Trek Jhinu to Pothana (6/7 hrs walking 1890m.)

Day 12: Trek Pothana to Phedi and drive back to Pokhara (2/3 Hrs walking and 1 Hrs driving)

Day 13: Full days Exploration in Pokhara/ Visit Major Places

Day 14: Drive (6 Hrs) or Fly (25 minutes) back to Kathmandu.

Day 15: last day shopping and visit in Kathmandu. Fair well dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with cultural dance.

Day 16: Program End. Drive to International Airport for you Finale departure.

Trip Cost Includes:

  • 3 Nights Accommodation with Breakfast in Kathmandu
  • 3 Nights Accommodation with Breakfast in Pokhara
  • Flight/ Car or Tourist Bus to Pokhara
  • ACAP permit and TIMS card for trekking
  • Sight Seeing fees , Transportation and Guide in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • English Speaking guide and supporter for trekking with their salary, Insurance, Foods, accommodation and Equipments
  • Three times food in Trekking days
  • Private car to and from Trekking ending point from and to Pokhara
  • One welfare dinner in Kathmandu (Typical Nepali foods with cultural dance)

Trip Cost Doesn’t Includes:

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Bottled drinks and bar bill every where.
  • Personal exp, personal equipment, tipping to staffs , rescue
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary

Note: We can make this trip longer or shorter. You can also include trip with some other activities such as cultural tour, jungle safari, whitewater rafting, bungee jump, paragliding etc. For further information and prices for any of the above treks please contact us.

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