Annapurna Base Camp Trek

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Trip Cost
$ 1260 USD (Per Person)
Group discount
No of people Price P.P
1-1 US$ 1540
2-4 US$ 1260
5-9 US$ 1100
10+ US$ 1030

Destination: Nepal

Trip Duration: 15 Days

Grade: Moderate

Min Pax:2 pax.

Trip Type: Trekking and Tour

Altitude: 4130m

Accommondation: 3 Star (or greater) Hotel

Transport:Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus

Start From: Nayapul

End: Nayapul

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Best Season: Mar- May Sep- Nov.

Activity: Sightseeing and Trekking.

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Annapurna Base camp trek is one of the best and popular in Nepal trekking routes in Annapurna region in Nepal. Annapurna base camp trek offers exotic panoramic views to traveler. Annapurna base camp is situated at four thousand three hundred twenty meter above the sea level which lies in Annapurna region. Annapurna area is famous for trekking, expedition. Annapurna region lies stretching along with Lamjung Himal from the Kali Kaligandaki in the west to the Marshyangdi on the east in central north part of Nepal. Annapurna Base camp trekking start from Nayapul and gives you view of various floras and faunas of the upper Himalaya belts of Nepal.

The Annapurna base camp trekking is Nepal's the most popular trekking destination with four of the world's highest mountains, and the world's deepest valley within its boundaries. Annapurna base camp trek through forests of rhododendron and isolated mountain villages encountering temples, monasteries and taking in breathtaking landscapes.The rare combination of long arrays of snow-capped peaks, crystal clear lakes, turbulent rivers with deep gorges and village life can only be experienced during trekking in this area. Annapurna base camp trekking also provides interesting experiences like learning about Gurung culture and taking a bath in a natural hot spring. Annapurna base camp trekking towards the base camp can be completed within 8 days or can be prolonged, depending on your preferences and walking speed. The route of Annapurna base camp trekking can be adjusted if you wish, although we provide you a few itineraries on this page: to inspire you with some of the possible tracks. Annapurna base camp trekking has grown in popularity, and is currently considered one of the top destinations for trekkers. It has been described as "...a visually extraordinary place". Once you're armed with your hiking gear, travel permits, documents and passport contact number and so on, grab your camera and brace yourself for the most unforgettable experience as you foray into the ancient heart of Annapurna.

If you want to experience something beyond the machine, "pack up your bags". Annapurna base camp is something where you can experience the heaven of earth.

Highlights

    • Explore Kathmandu City.
    • Scenic view from Kathmandu- Pokhara.
    • Sunrise tour in Poonhill.
    • Beautiful terraces with rice field and farm house.
    • Eye catching waterfalls.
    • Gurung culture and their lifestyle.
    • Annapurna Base camp.
    • Machhapuchhre base camp.
    • Explore beautiful city Pokhara.
    • Sunset tour at Sarangkot. 

Brief Itinerary

Day 01:Arrival.

Day 02:Trek preparation and Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu.

Day 03:Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m- 7 hrs) Ahead to Pokhara in the morning.

Day 04:Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga (1,540m - 5 hrs) .

Day 05:Trek to Ghorepani (3,194m - 7 hrs) .

Day 06:Ghorepani hike early morning to Poon hill (View point)(1hrs), trek down to Ghorepani and trek to Tadapani (6hrs).

Day 07:Trek to Chhomrong (1900m - 7 hrs).

Day 08:Trek to Deurali (3,230m - 6 hrs).

Day 09:Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m - 5 hrs).

Day 10:Trek to Bamboo. (2,340m - 6 hrs).

Day 11:Trek to Jhinu (1,780m - 5 hrs) .

Day 12:Trek to Ghandruk (5hrs).

Day 13:Ghandruk to Pokhara.

Day 14:Explore Pokhara.

Day 15:Drive/ fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

Day 16:Departure.

What's Includes

    • Accommodation on BB basis in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
    • Ground transportation (Airport pick up and drop, sightseeing by private and Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu by domestic flight).
    • Entrance fees in entrance fees in Kathmandu and Pokhara sightseeing place.
    • Three times meals at trekking route.
    • Accommodation in Tea house or lodge in trekking route.
    • Government licensed English speaking guide.
    • Porter (one porter for two person and carry 20 kg).
    • All necessary paper work like Permit and TIMS card (Trekkers information management system).
    • Travel and rescue arrangement.
    • Twenty four call assistance by our office representative.
    • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant.

What's not Includes

    • Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
    • Any type of insurance.
    • Any type of international  flight fare.
    • Personal nature expenses like bar bills, water, tea coffee, shower, laundry, wi fi in trekking route.
    • Tips.
    • Any extra cost which is not mentioned in Cost includes column.
    • Extra day for natural calamities like flood, landslide, flight cancellation.

Detail Itinerary

Day 1Arrival. Meet by our Himalayan Asia representative in airport and transfer to the hotel. Our representative assists to check in hotel process and give short brief about program. You can take rest and fresh. You can walk in evening in Thamel (tourist hub of Kathmandu). Overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 2Trek preparation and Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu. In the morning after breakfast, we introduced your trek guide / leader. It will provide an opportunity to know your guide/leader and can ask questions about treks. After discussing with trek guide/leader, we start sightseeing tour. We provide private vehicle and guide for city sightseeing tour.
. After back from sightseeing, you have time to shopping for trekking gear.
Kathmandu Durbar Square
The Kathmandu Durbar Square is listed UNESCO and this complex of palaces, courtyards and temples, built between 12th and 18th Centuries, used to be the seat of ancient Malla Kings of Kathmandu. It is the place where kings of Nepal are crowned and their coronations solemnized. An intriguing piece here is the 17th century stone inscription set into the wall of the palace with writings in 15 languages.
Kumari Temple:
Kumari temple is the residence of the living Goddess. Kumari, known as Virgin Goddess has got some specialties, she must be chosen from a typical Newari cast with nobody marks and injuries and will be replaced by another Kumari after puberty.
Kasthamandap:
Kasthamandap is believed to be constructed from the wood of a single tree in the sixteenth century. Kasthamandap is situated near to the Kumari Temple. The name Kathmandu was named after this temple.

Patan Durbar Square:
The Patan Durbar Square is made in 1600s by Mall Dynasty and the royal palace of Malla kings. It is situated in the heart of Patan City, also listed in UNESCO heritage sites.The square, consists of enchanting mélange of palace buildings, artistic courtyards and graceful pagoda temples. The former royal palace complex is the center of Patan's religious and social life and houses a museum containing an array of bronze statues and religious objects. There are three main courtyards or chowks, so named central MulChowk, SundariChowk and Keshav Narayan Chowk in the square. The SundariChowk holds in its center a masterpiece of stone architecture, the Royal bath called Tushahity.The Square also holds old Newari residential houses. There are various other temples and structures in and around Patan Durbar Square build by the Newar Community.
Overnight in Kathmandu.
Meals: breakfast.

Meal: Breakfast.

Day 3Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m- 7 hrs) Ahead to Pokhara in the morning. When pass through the Prithivi Highway there are interesting scenery of the mountains, Rivers, waterfalls and jungle as well as farm terraces and villages. The drive takes about 7 hours to reach in Pokhara or you can fly from Kathmandu domestic airport to Pokhara airport. After a rest you can walk around the lake side of the city to explore surrounding areas. Overnight in Pokhara.
Meal: breakfast.

Day 4Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga (1,540m - 5 hrs) .After taking breakfast, short drive to Nayapul and start trek. We pass through old villages and meandering green hills and terraced paddy fields along the neighboring yet distant hills and the wind gushing in your face makes for a pleasant and smooth drive with much time to enjoy the landscape and contemplate about the tiring but exciting journey ahead. Trek starts from Nayapul. Till Tirkhedhunga, you enjoy with full of panoramic view of a prosperous riverside village Modi Khola. We trek towards to Sudami where we climb up, reaching Hile and finally reached Tirkhedhunga. Overnight in Tikhedhunga.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 5Trek to Ghorepani (3,194m - 7 hrs) .After taking breakfast, we step down towards Ulleri which has amazing landscape with the valley. We can get opportunities to interact with the locals and learn, understand and get a firsthand experience about their way of life. We can enjoy with the majestic view of Machhapuchhre (6997m), Hiunchuli (6441m), and Annapurna South (7219m) and the world's largest rhododendron forest. Overnight in Ghorepani.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 6Ghorepani hike early morning to Poon hill (View point)(1hrs), trek down to Ghorepani and trek to Tadapani (6hrs). In the early morning, we do short trek for see the amazing sunrise in Poon hill from where we can see view of the shinning mountain. After seeing sunrise we back to Ghorepani and take breakfast and start trek towards Tadapani. We pass through the forest. Overnight in Tadapani. Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 7Trek to Chhomrong (1900m - 7 hrs).After taking breakfast, we walk through forest and river to cross suspension bridge and walk step up. we make a steep descent through the dense and dark forest to a beautiful village located on the lap of giant Annapurna massive known as Chhomrong. Our route from Tadapani to Chhomrong route passes through the west bank of the Modi Khola with descent and steep along the way to Chhomrong below the towering peaks Annapurna South and Machhapuchhre. Overnight in Chhomrong.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 8Trek to Deurali (3,230m - 6 hrs).After taking breakfast, we start trek through the forest. We reach Dovan from Chhomrong through Sinuwa and bamboo. From Chhomrong we have to go steep down the Chhomrong River then the route is steep up till Sinuwa. Then by crossing the straight jungle walk we reach to Deurali. Overnight in Deurali.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 9Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m - 5 hrs).After taking breakfast, we start out to walk straight up then reach to Machhapuchhre base camp(MBC). From MBC, we trek straight up trail which lead to ABC. During the trek from Himalaya to ABC there might be some Avalanches, so you must be aware of that while walking. As much as we go upward from MBC we can see more mountains. From ABC you can see many mountains like Annapurna 1, Annapurna south, 12 peaks, Tent Peak, Singuchuli, Gandarvachuli, Machhapuchhre etc. you can also see Glacier near Annapurna Base Camp. Annapurna Base Camp is at 4120m altitude. Overnight in Annapurna Base Camp.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 10Trek to Bamboo. (2,340m - 6 hrs). Today, we wake up early morning with the glimpse of the sunrise over at Mt Annapurna I. After taking breakfast, we step back down through Deurali and downhill through the forest. Overnight in Bamboo.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 11Trek to Jhinu (1,780m - 5 hrs) .After taking breakfast, the trail leads uphill through the stone steep to the ridge and an easy walk to Sinuwa. Then the trail drops down to the bottom of the hill and continue climb up to Chhomrong. After lunch break at Chhomrong the trail steep drops down to Jhinu. Overnight in Jhinu.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 12Trek to Ghandruk (5hrs). After taking breakfast, we pass few suspension bridges to cross and many waterfalls on the way. Landruk is big Magar village where you will enjoy walking around to explore. Some of which were lying fallow, others green with mustard. The trek through cultivated land was certainly very different experience compared to the earlier days of valleys, forests and hills. Overnight in Ghandruk.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 13Ghandruk to Pokhara. After taking breakfast, our trek begins through few ups and downs to the bottom Nayapul. After reaching at Nayapul, our treks end and drive to Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara.
Meal: breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Day 14Explore Pokhara. After taking breakfast, drive to David’s Falls, Gupteswor cave. You have free time for your own activities like Paragliding, Bunjy jump, Zip flyer and more. Overnight in Pokhara.
Meal: breakfast.

Day 15Drive/ fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Meal: breakfast and dinner

Day 16Departure.After taking breakfast, our representative come in hotel and transfer to airport.
Meal: Breakfast.

Departure Date

Start Date End Date Cost Status Booking
22 November, 2017 06 December, 2017 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
28 November, 2017 12 December, 2017 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
01 March, 2018 15 March, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
08 March, 2018 22 March, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
15 March, 2018 29 March, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
22 March, 2018 05 April, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
29 March, 2018 12 April, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
01 April, 2018 15 April, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
08 April, 2018 22 April, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
15 April, 2018 29 April, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
22 April, 2018 06 May, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now
29 April, 2018 13 May, 2018 US$ 1100 Available Book Now

Usefull Info

  • How is Nepal?
    Nepal is landlocked country located between India and Tibet autonomous region of  China. It have highest peak of the world name Mt Everest (Sagarmatha) and eight peaks of the worlds ten highest peaks. It is birthplace of Gautam Buddha place name is Lumbini.
    Nepal is small country but tremendous geographic diversity. It rises from Fifty nine meters to eight thousand eight hundred forty eight meters. Nepal is divided into three part Terai, Hill and mountain regions.
    In here, the first language is Nepal (Devanagari script) and one hundred twenty three languages. The official language of Nepal is called Nepali.
  • Passport and Visa:First thing for travelling anywhere, you need valid passport with at least six months. You can obtain visa for Nepal from Nepalese consulates or on arrival in Kathmandu or other boarders or most reliable source of information is currently the Department of Immigration Nepal  If you fill online form and bring with you, then it would be easier to get visa in any Nepal boarder.
  • Weather:
    Nepal’s climate varies with its topography and altitude. The low land Terai area has hot and humid climate that can rise above 40 degree Celsius during summer, middle region weather is pleasant almost all the year and northern region temperature is always cold.
    Nepal has four seasons:
    Spring: Mar-May: The temperature is good in this season and many flower blossom and best season for trekking.
    Summer:  (Jun-Aug): Monsoon season in Nepal , weather is hot and wet at times.
    Autumn: (Sep-Nov): This is the best season for tour and trek in Nepal . In that time, weather is highly pleasant so are the mountains and himalaya. This is also season of festivals as Nepal celebrates the biggest festival Hindi name Dashain and Tihar. For more detail about Nepal Weather:
  • Currency:
    The Nepalese currency called Rupees. For more exchange rate , please visit Nepal Rastra Bank.
  • Insurance:
    We told all our clients to do travel insurance before leaving your home country. Their insurance must covered medical, personal accident, lost of gears, emergency evacuation, and damage or lost their luggage and etc.
  • Accommodation:
    Himalayan Asia provides you minimum two star hotels or according to your choice and lodge or Tea house in trekking route. In teahouse or lodge, you can found normal bed with pillow and blankets. We always search and give to our client’s standard lodge with good environment which make your trip happy and healthy.
  • Food:
    We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine but during trek we eat from Nepalese menu especially Pasta, Mo Mo , soup items, Dal Bhat, tea, coffee etc. In trekking route, you will take dinner and breakfast in lodge and lunch will be along the way.
  • When is best season for trek and tour for Nepal?
    The best time to come is September to May. If you come in Autumn and spring season , then best time for trekking also.
  • Is it suitable trekking for me?
     If you are physically fit and love to walk then you can choose any trekking itinerary from our website to suit you. If you choose long day’s program, then you have t walk more days in mountain. All trekking program can see in our website.   We suggest while going trek, please took one professional guide and if you cannot carry your luggage then took one porter also.
  • Need any special equipment for trekking?
    In another column, you can find what you need to carry. Need to bring warm clothes, comfortable shoes, trousers. Or you can buy in Kathmandu before starting trekking.
  • What will happen if get any emergency in the trek?
    We suggest to all our clients do insurance before going trekking. If you have any problem, consult with your guide and he will give suggestion. In our office, one staff is available twenty four hours in phone call; you can call him/her.
  • Do I need permit before trekking in Nepal?
    For entering in trekking route, you need permit and TIMS card. For restricted area, you need special permit. You can discuss with our consultant.
  • Is Nepal safe and especially for single travelling woman?
    Absolutely, Nepal is safe for traveler. For woman and man, Nepal is safe. While going trekking, we suggest take one staff with you. If you go by yourself, you donot know right way and can missed way.
    What do I need for trekking?
    -Day pack (rucksack)
    -Light weight and warm trousers.
    -Socks.
    -Sun hats and gloves.
    -Full- sleeves t shirt.
    -Warm jackets.
    -Waterproof jacket, trousers and bag cover.
    -Light weight cotton clothing.
    -Waterproof or windcheater jacket.
    -Knee supports.
    -Sun glasses.
    -Sun cream and lip protector.
    -A one liter hard Water bottle.
    -Batteries
    -Flash light
    -Down jacket, sleeping bag (trekking)
    -Trekking shoes or boots.
    -A pair of sandals.

Note

  • Hotel and Accommodation on trek:
    We provide to our client in City area best three star (above three star is on client requested) and lodge/teahouse during the trek. A Teahouse/lodge is the combination of guest house and restaurant where rooms are normally decorated and available bed, pillow and blankets. In every trekking route, we provide only teahouse/lodge because there is no availability of deluxe hotel.
  • Meals:
    The meal which is provided in trekking area is included breakfast, lunch and dinner. We provide breakfast and dinner where you stay overnights and our guide will choose restaurant for lunch on the way. Our guide and other staff always give priority t served delicious, hygienic and each place special food. We recommended you to bring water purification tablets. 
  • Guide and porter:
    We provide you best staff to you who have good experience and government license. In a group, we provide one guide till 16 pax and one porter for each two person.  One porter carries 20 kg .
  • Personal Expenses:
    Personal expenses means which is not covered your package column cost include. Normally, you have to pay for table drinks (alcoholic/non alcoholic beverages), snacks (on the trek), tips, souvenirs, hot showers and extra day if flight cancelled or any other natural disasters.
  • Some do’s and do not’s :
    Respect local culture and people.
    The Nepalese people are friendly and hospitalize by nature so you do not have difficulty to adjust in here.
    While you are entering in Temple, just check in some temple not allowed to enter for non Hindus.  If there is permitted to enter, please do not wear leather things and walk in Temple and Stupas clockwise. Before taking photograph, please ask authorized person for permission.

Clients ReviewWhat Our Clients Say

fantastic view with nice people

fantastic view with nice people

Rating:
February 23, 2017

Thank you very much Mr. Amrit and guide Mr. Yadav. We had fantastic experience of Nepal Trekking with Himalayan Asia Treks. We did Tsum Valley trek with four friends. We really like Tsum valley where we found unspoiled nature, helpful and very polite local people. While trekking, our guide Mr. Yadav encourage walking in mountain area. This trip is so memorable and enjoyable due to only Mr. Amrit and Mr. Yadav. We highly recommended Himalayan Asia Treks.

Review by: Aleixo, Malaysia
Beautiful place

Beautiful place

Rating:
February 15, 2017

I had got fairly five star services from Himalayan Asia Treks Team. It’s my first experience in trekking so I asked with Amrit about best trekking route for me. Amrit suggest me to go Annapurna base camp trek. On first day Guide suggest me to take only necessary things in trekking route.

Review by: Aleixo, Malaysia