Annapurna base camp trek is the prominent trekking in among the trek in Nepal. The oval –shaped plateau sits at an altitude of over 4000 meters. This trek allows you to follow trekking trails along steep hills, passes, forests, and mejestic Himalayas in unique experience of adventures. Annapurna Base camp trek combines easy walking with majestic scenery and a mix of cultures unmatched by any other treks in Nepal. To see the Himalayan beauty of Machapuchhre, Himchuli and many other beautiful peaks that take you to the entrance of Annapurna base camp trek.
The entire sanctuary was held as sacred to the Gurung people ,one of the many native people to inhabit the area. Beginning the trek from lowland pastures and cultivated fields where the agriculture is main occupation.The trails of the trek soon get into the deep forests of Oak, Bamboo and Rhododendron. The trail finally stumbles across moraines and reaches Annapurna Sanctuary from where you will see undeniably beautiful and unemaginable panoramic imagery of the serene surroundings.
Day-1 :Arrival in Kathmandu
Our airport representative will pick you up from airport. Transport to hotel by private vehicle. You can go for evening walk.
Day-2 :Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley
After breakfast we will organize pre-departure meeting for your day tour and about trekking. After that our tour guide takes you to the important places of Kathmandu valley such as Monkey temple, Pashupatinath temple ,Bouddhanath temple,Kathmandu durbar square etc. Than our vehicle takes you to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
Day-3 :Kathmandu to Pokhara drive
Today your destination is Pokhara .At around 6:30am our trekking guide will pick you up from hotel.Your journey starts to Pokhara by tourist vehicle. You can go for evening walk in Pokhara on lake side. Overnight at Pokhara hotel with BBP.
Day-4 : Pokhara to Ulleridanda
After breakfast you will transfer to Nayapul by private vehicle. When you will start trek from Nayapul Sand pass through ACAP and TIMS checking counter which is just on bank of Modi Khola.Modi Khola is really beautiful . After 4/5 hrs trek you will get Tikhedhunga. If you are tired, you can rest in Tikhedhunga, otherwise you can trek upto Ulleridanda (1960m) trek. Overnight at tea house lodge.
Your trek will start early in the morning after having breakfast. This day you will trek around 5/6 hours to reach Ghorepani (286 m) . You will pass through the Rhododendron forest and also with beautiful scenic view. This route consist of flat stone arranged in endless staircase . Over night at Tea house lodge.
Day-6 : Poon Hill to Tadapani
On the Sixth day of your trek you should wake up little early like 4:30 am because you should not miss Poonhill(3210m) for sunrise and and the very beautiful scene of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri Himalayan range .It is also Known as balcony of Annapurna range. This summits offers an exceptional panorama of the entire chain of Annapurna.After the sunrise view you will back to same tea house and will have breakfast . Afterward you will decend on Tadapani (2690m) via Banthati through beautiful falls and Rhododendron forest. If you are not tired you can trek upto hgjhfjgjf . Overnight at tea house lodge and have dinner.
Day-7 : Tadapani to Chomrong
This day you will descend from Tadapani to Kimrong Khola via dense forest. Chomrong is beautiful village from where you can view fishtail mountain.After Chomrong you can trek more 2/3 hours and you will get Sinuwa village, Overnight at teahouse lodge and have dinner.
Day-8: Trek from Dovan to Deurali
This day you will trek more 6/7 hours to reach Deurali. You will pass through Gurung ethnic village and also you will be more closer to Annapurna and fishtail mountain. The trail passes through varitieties of rhododendron and oak tree forest and you will reach Hinko cave (3160m). Today’s destination is Deurali (3230m) .Overnight at tea house lodge.
Day-9: Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp(4210m)
Today you will move for the Annapurna Base Camp via Machapuchare base camp surrounded by mountains. It takes almost two hours to get Annapurna Base camp (4130m) from Machapuchare base camp. This is the important point of our journey.If weather changes or rain , there will be snow on the way. But it is normal snow you don’t need to crumpunchs though . In ABC there is not enough tea houses so on peak season you may have problem to get private rooms. You may have to share dinning , so better to trek earlier.
Day-10: Annapurna Base camp to Bamboo
Our treks decent down to Bamboo from Annapurna base camp. We follow our previous route of trekking . We will go through the bank of Modi Khola to Bamboo, overnight at lodge.
Day-11: Trek to Bamboo to Jhinudanda hot spring
Today our destination is Jhinudanda hot spring , you can enjoy the bath to the hot pool and to visit natural hot spring as well. Out trail leads to Jhinudanda via Chomrong village. Over night lodge.
Day-12: Trek to Jhinudanda to Pokhara
Jhinudanda to Nayapul trek is quite long but no need to ascend or descend more because you will pass through the bank of Modi Khola . Basically if you get tired before Nayapul you can take sharing jeep from Syauli bazaar.Otherwise you can trek upto Nayapul . After that NAyapul – Pokhara by private vehicle and overnight stay at hotel on lakeside.
Day-13: Pokhara city tour
Today is leisure day in Pokhara. You can just relax and can go for sightseeing around Pokhara.
Paragliding in Nepal is one of the most adventurous traveller’s choice , in terms of excellent view of mountains and the lake of Pokhara will excellent memory all. As travelers
The take point of paragliding is Sarankot (1522m) which is just 2.4 km north of lakeside in Pokhara.You will pick up from the hotel
Total cost: 80$ per person (including transportation , insurance, fotos and video , guide etc.)
Overnight at Lake side.
Day-14: Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist vehicle
- Optional tour:
- 2 night 3 days Chitwan Package
- Pick up from arrival.
- Welcome drinks and brief.
- When you will check in to the hotel ,you will receive programme plan and explanation about it.
- Tharu village tour
When you will reach Chitwan you will visit nearby ethnic Tharu village where you will learn more about the life and lifestyle of Tharus.
- Sunset view from Rapti river
- Cultural dance programme
In the evening you will see the Tharu cultural programme ( Tharu stick dance)
- Dinner and Overnight at hotel.
Day-2:Canyoning and elephant ride
- Wake up call.
Our hotel jeep will pick you up for national park and you will bring to Rapti river for canyoning. On canyoning you will explore crocodiles and a lots of birds and species . After 30 minutes of canyoning you will enter the national park.
- Jungle walk
You will start hiking with our tour guide on national park to explore Floras and Faunas. During the walking, you can see some of non dangerous and generous animals such as deers, monkey and many more .On national park there is mentioned different species of plants to recognize varieties and diversity of the national park. After having couple of hours hiking, journey will stop at elephant farm.
- Elephant breeding centre
Chitwan national park is very famous especially for elephants. On the elephant breeding centre you will able to see different age group of elephant (from new born baby elephant to 22/25 years )
- Elephant back safari either jeep safari
According to your preference you have right to choose elephant riding or jeep safari to explore inner core of the national park and to explore wild animals such as Tigers, Lions, Bears, Rhinos etc. For the wildlife lovers it would be golden chance to explore such kind of wild animals and very thick jungle.
- Wake up call.
- Bird watching.
- Departure for onward journey to Kathmandu.
Total cost: $ 140 per person
- All surface transportation .
- 3 times meal.(breakfast ,lunch, dinner)
- Accomodation on A/C deluxe room.
- All necessary permits and entry fees
- Elephant safari or Jeep safari ticket.
- English speaking professional tour guide.
- Canyoning ,cultural show more other activities.
- Bar bills.
- Tips for staff
- Other things what is not mentioned on cost include bar.
Day-15: Shopping and relaxing .
Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
Day-16 : Final departure
This day will your last day of Nepal. Our airport representative will take to the airport for your final departure.
- Airports pick up & drop by private car / bus.
- Standard accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu breakfast included.
- Standard accommodation at hotel in Pokhara.
- Guided city tour in Kathmandu and Pokhara by private car / bus.
- TIMS(trekking information management system).
- Permit(Annapurna conservation area park fee).
- All your standard Meals during the trek.
- Down Jacket, duffel/kit bag and sleeping bag if you want by top of the world adventure.
- English speaking guide or native language speaking guide if you want.
- Surface transfer.
- Best available lodge during trek.
- Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine for all trekking staffs.
Cost not Includes
- Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
- Your travel insurance.
- Alcoholic, cold and hot drinks, laundry.
- Personal trekking Equipment.
- A tip for trekking staff and driver–Tipping is expected.
- Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.