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Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

The area covered by massif Annapurna Mountains region in North West part of Nepal is known as Annapurna Region. Because of cultural varieties, mesmerizing landscape, snow covered high mountains and different flora and fauna makes this region one of the best destinations for trekkers around the globe. Starting from Greenery hilly region crossing different rivers, stream, waterfalls, fertile agricultural land, different indigenous community, massif forest offering the natural music of different chripering brids , color ful dancing butterfly, trial slowly and gradually leads you up to the smiling high silver mountains to world biggest pass, Thorong La () to completely desert and naked hills of Mustang, where you can easily feel as if you are in Tibet.

Annapurna Region offers the varieties of popular trekking route with Annapurna Base Camp Trekking. Most of the route goes through semi circular way, where necessarily one should not come to the same point at end, from where it starts.


Highlights - Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

  • Massif Annapurna Mountains range with some of the world highest Mountains, Mt. Dhaulagiri ( ), Mt. Manalsu( ) Mt. Annapurna ( )
  • Huge and colorful Rhododendron forest
  • Word highest Throng la pass ( )
  • Famous and typical Temple of Muktinath, where at ones Hindu and Buddhist pray
  • One of the oldest Monarchy system and highly Tibetan influences of Lo-Manthang
  • Detached world of restricted Nar- Phu Valley
  • Mesmerizing beautiful and greenery Landscape
  • Biggest Gorges and holy fossils of Kaligandaki river
  • Panoramic and heavenly feeling in amphitheatre Annapurna Base Camp Trekking
  • Unique and rich culture of different indigenous group such as Magar, Gurung and Thakali
  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
    Day 02: Preparation day
    Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara
    Day 04: Drive to Nayapul and Trek to Tirkhedhunga (1520 m)
    Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani (2860 m)
    Day 06: Hike Poon Hill ( 3210m) Trek to Tadapani (2630 m)
    Day 07: Trek to Chhomrong (2170 m)
    Day 08: Trek to Dovan (2520 m)
    Day 09: Trek to Deurali ( 3200 m)
    Day 10: Trek to Annapurna Base camp (4130 m)
    Day 11: Trek back to Bamboo (2310 m)
    Day 12: Trek to Chhomrong (2170 m)
    Day 13: Trek to Jhinu Khola (1360 m)
    Day 14: Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara
    Day 15: Pokhara to Kathmandu
    Day 16: Departure

    • Dates: Weekly
    • Best Season:March-May & Sept-Dec
    • Duration: 15 Days
    • Trekking Days: 11
    • Grade: Medium
    • Maximum Altitude: 4100m
    • Commences At: Kathmandu
    • Ends At: Kathmandu
      Code: AP-ABC-05
  • Days 01 - Arrival in Kathmandu


    Our staffs will be at airport to pick up you to the Hotel. Introduction with guide and short briefing about the trek.


    Days 02 - Preparation day for trekking.


    Final check up of your hiking gear and ready to move


    Days 03 - Drive to Pokhara to Birethanti (1025m)


    Early in the morning drive to Pokhara by tourist bus. It takes around 7 hours from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Sane day drive to Birethanti on private van. Birethanti is the commence point of your trek.


    Days 04 - Trek to Ulleri (1960m)


    Wake up around 6 am in the morning. After breakfast prepare your baggage and ready to move. It takes around 5 hours to reach Ulleri.Lunch will arrange on the way


    Days 05 - Trek to Ghorepani (2860m)


    Wake up around 7 am in the morning. Have your breakfast and ready to move towards Ghorepani. It takes around 4 hours to reach Ulleri. Lunch will arrange on the way. After dinner our guide will give you the wake up time for next morning


    Days 06 - Early in the morning Hike to Poonhill (33210m) and trek to Tadapani (2630m)


    Wake up early in the morning and ready to move Poonhill. It takes around 1 hour to reach the top of the Poonhill, which offers the breathtaking view of Mt. Dahulagiri (8167m) Mt. Annapurna (8091m) Mt. Manaslu (8156m) and many more snow covered mountains. It is also the best place for sunrise view, which changes the shining silver mountains into golden. After spending around 1 hour in Poonhill descent down to Ghorepani. Have your breakfast and start to trek towards Tadapani


    Days 07 - Trek to Chhomrong (2170 m)


    As usual wake up early in the morning, have breakfast. The trail descent down to the small stream. After 1 ½ hour climb down cross the stream and


    Days 08 - Trek to Dovan (2520 m)


    From Chhomrong trail descends down around 150m, cross the suspension bridge over Chhomrong stream. Continue walk through the forest of bamboo and rhododendron. Slightly ascent rocky trail. Within 2 hours you will be in Sinwa. Trail goes slightly up inside the rhododendron forest and descent down the stone paved trails, which leads to the Bamboo. Around 5 hours walking from Chhomrong you will be in Dovan. Lunch will arrange on the way.


    Days 09 - Trek to Deurali (3200 m)


    Deurali is close from Dovan. It take around 3 ½ hours to reach Deurali . Rocky trail goes slightly up up to Himalaya and climb around 1 hour on a rocky trail to reach up to Deurali. The more you walk, the more you gain the elevation, so drink enough water and walk slowly.


    Days 10 - Trek to Annapurna Base camp (4130 m)


    After breakfast start to move towards Annapurna base Camp. It takes around 4 hours to reach Annapurna Base Camp. Enjoy the heavenly view, high and snow covered mountains around the base camp.


    Days 11 - Trek back to Bamboo (2310 m)


    Wake up early in the morning before sunrise, take your camera and snap the golden mountains during sunshine. Have your breakfast and ready to move down towards Bamboo.


    Days 12 - Trek to Chhomrong (2170 m)


    Continue walking to Chhomrong


    Days 13 - Trek to Ghandruk (1940m)


    Around 4-5 hours walking to reach Ghandruk. First trails go straight, slowly climb down to small stream cross the bridge and climb up to Ghandruk Village. Ghandruk is the typical Gurung village with thatched roof made of up rock. It is the village of Great Gorkha soldiers. It takes around 3 hours to reach Ghandruk. Ghandruk offers the nice view Mt. Fishtail (6993m)


    Days 14 - Trek to Ghandruk (1940m)


    rek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara


    Days 15 - Drive Pokhara to Kathmandu


    Days 16 - Departure


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    Service Details:


    Cost Includes

    • Airport arrival departure
    • 3 star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu - 3 nights - twin share basis in Bed and breakfast plan
    • Flight fare from Kathmandu - Lukla- Kathmandu for members
    • Flight fare from Kathmandu- Lukla- Kathmandu for guides
    • Domestic airport departure taxes
    • Full board tea house trekking cost with breakfast, lunch, dinner & accommodation
    • Guide salary
    • Porter salary
    • Trekking permit
    • Sagarmatha national park permit
    • First aid kit
    • Insurance for Nepali staffs

      Cost Excludes


    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
    • Beverages and alcoholic drinks
    • Emergency medical evacuation
    • Tips for staffs (mandatory)
    • Personal expenses and extra services beyond itinerary

  • Equipments required for Trekking


    Waterproof hiking shoes 1 pair
    Changing shoes / sandel 1 pair
    shocks 4 pair
    Warm trousers 2 pcs
    warm pants 2 pairs
    t-shirts 5 pcs
    Long underwear 1 pair
    Sweater 1 piece
    Warm Fleece jacket 1 piece
    Baseball hat 1 pce
    Warm hat 1 pcs
    Waterproof pant and Jacket (or good quality down jacket) 1 pair
    Good gloves 1 pair
    Sleeping bag 1 piece
    Personal Back pack 1 pce
    Duffle bag as needed
    Sun glass 1 piece
    Sun block cream
    Head lamp / torch 1 piece
    Water bottle - 1 litre bottle 2 pcs
    Trekking poles 1 pair


    Tooth brush & tooth paste Extra batteries for head lamp / torch and Camera Extra film rolls / memory cards (if digital camera) Battery charger (if digital camera)