Annapurna Base Camp Trek

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Annapurna Base Camp trek is full of spectacular Himalayan vistas, remote experiences passing through some villages, availability of endangered wild animals and wild flowers, and cultural awakening moments. As a 10th highest peak in the world, the gushing rivers, waterfalls, terraced fields, forests full with rhododendron in the trek ease away all your exhaustion of the body; and as you approach the base camp, a sharp sense of accomplishment embraces you. It is one of the most popular treks- widely desired and widely sought by trekking enthusiasts.

Mt. Macchapuchhre, Gangapurna, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, etc. are the mountains standing in Annapurna region. Annapurna Sancturay is the significant point to enjoy the staggering 360 degree panoramic view of these mountains. You shall be trekking through the villages inhabited by Magar and Gurung tribes. This trek does not require you to have an athletic body; a body capable enough to endure long walks is sufficient to accomplish this trek provided you do not have any problems of knee or ankles. September through to November and March through to May are considered the most ideal times for this trek. We are always ready to tailor this trek as per your holiday time.

Day 1 : Arrival at Kathmandu
Day 2 : Flight to Pokhara/ Trek to Ghandruk
Day 3 :Trek to Chhomrong
Day 4 :Trek to Bamboo
Day 5 :Trek to Deurali
Day 6 :Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC)
Day 7 : Trek to Bamboo
Day 8 : Trek to Jhinu Danda
Day 9 : Trek to Naya Pul/ Drive to Pokhara
Day 10 : Flight to Kathmandu
Day 11 : At Kathmandu
Day 12 : Departure
 

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Day 1 : Arrival at Kathmandu
Altitude : Kathmandu: 1,320 m
 
Welcome to Nepal. We shall be waiting for your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport. We shall take you to your hotel, where you shall take rest and freshen up. You can do shopping for you trek. After short debrief of the trek, we will be enjoying Welcome Dinner at a popular restaurant of the town. Stay overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 2 : Flight to Pokhara/ Trek to Ghandruk
Altitude : Pokhara: 823 m; Ghandruk: 1,940 m
 
After breakfast early in the morning, you shall fly to Pokhara witnessing the mountain views at the right hand side. Then, you have an hour and half drive to Nayapul. After reaching their, you shall be trekking towards Birenthanti and Ghandruk. Ghandruk is mostly inhabited by Gurung. This beautiful village shall offer you majestic views of mountains; you can also pay visit to the Gurung Museum. Stay overnight at Ghandruk.
Day 3 : Trek to Chhomrong
Altitude: Chhomrong: 2,170 m
 
Viewing the Mt. Annapurna South, Machhapuchhre, Hiunchuli, etc. you will have to climb for about an hour to reach to Kimrung Danda. Descending down to Kimrong Khola, you shall ascend to Chere Danda. Descending again, later, through a comfortable trail you shall reach all the way to Chhomrong. As you reach there, you might feel like being at the lap of Annapurna ranges and being tickled by the beauties there. Stay overnight at Chhomrong.
Day 4 :Trek to Bamboo
Altitude : Bamboo: 2,310 m
 
A lengthy stone steps awaits you. Before reaching to the Chhomrong Khola, you will be descending through 2500 stone steps. After you cross the river via the bridge, you will be ascending uphill. Passing Sinuwa, you will arrive at Kuldihar walking through dense and beautiful forest. A comfortable descent takes you to Bamboo—today's destination. Stay overnight at Bamboo.
Day 5 :Trek to Deurali
Altitude : Deurali: 3,230 m
 
Before making a steep ascent, you shall be trekking through cold and damp forest full of bamboos. As you pass the Himalayan Hotel, and witness the view of Glacier River downward, you shall again feel like walking during the day. Via dry forest, passing Hinku Cave, descending down to the river, you will be ascending towards Deurali in no time. Trek to this valley is awarded with scattered vegetation, gushing river, waterfalls and cliffs above them. Stay overnight at Deurali.
Day 6 : Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC)
Altitude : Annapurna Base Camp: 4,130 m
 
This is the day your dream comes true. Via river bed, you will reach to Macchapuchhre Base Camp through strenuous trail. Before reaching the Annapurna Sanctuary, you shall notice less trees beside the wide path. This place offers you the breathtaking views of almost vertical looking Annapurna overhead, and other mountains in 360 degree panoramic view. You will witness Annapurna I, Machhapuchhre, Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, etc. Stay overnight at Annapurna Base Camp.
Day 7 : Trek to Bamboo
Altitude : Bamboo: 2,310 m
 
You shall begin your return journey from your return trek to Bamboo. Passing Deurali, accomplishing the several ascends and descends, leaving Hinku Cave, Himalaya Hotel, dark forest, you shall arrive at Bamboo. Today's trek is mostly downhill, thus, you might not feel much difficult. The beautiful mountains and green vegetation shall always treat your eyes with never-exhausting love. Stay overnight at Bamboo.
Day 8 : Trek to Jhinu Danda
Altitude : Jhinu Danda: 1,760 m
 
An ascent takes you to Kuldighar. You shall then descend gently towards Chhomrong Khola. Then, make the ascent at the top crossing the 2500 stone stairs. You will be arrested by the memories of your starting trek, as you return through the same route, witnessing the same greenery vegetation and beautiful vistas of mountains. You might love to soak your body in a natural hot spring at Jhinu Danda. Stay overnight at Jhinu Danda.
Day 9 : Trek to Naya Pul/ Drive to Pokhara
Altitude : Naya Pul: 1,070 m
 
Viewing the beautiful views of landscapes, you shall start your journey to Naya Pul. From Naya Pul, you shall be heading off to Pokhara in a vehicle. You can have short, quick and 'lazy' stroll around the city blessed with beautiful lakes, caves, and waterfalls, provided you feel like it and have sufficient time for it. Stay overnight at Pokhara.
Day 10 : Flight to Kathmandu
Altitude : Kathmandu: 1,320 m
 
You shall return back to Kathmandu via an afternoon flight. Our representative shall take you to your hotel. You might want to rest quite a bit and let your body take all the time to feel like moving. As you rest, a flood of memories shall take you down to the trail you made, to the river you crossed, and to the ABC, from where you enjoyed the spectacular views of the mountains. Stay overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 11 : At Kathmandu
Altitude : Kathmadu: 1,320 m
 
Kathmandu is blessed with some UNESCO's World Heritage sites. You can visit the Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhhanath, Swoyambhunath, Basantapur Durbar Square, etc. You can do short shopping for your return journey. We shall be dining together in the Farewell Dinner, enjoying typical Nepalese cuisines. Stay overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 12 : Departure
During this day of your departure, we shall drop you at the Tribhuvan International Airport within plenty of time ahead of your flight. We shall bade our farewell and goodbyes. Have a safe journey back to your country.

Trip Facts

Duration: 12 days
Seasons : March - May & Sept - Dec
Type: Moderate
Maximum height : 4210 M.
No. of Pax : 01 - 12 People
Starts From : Kathmandu
Ends at : Kathmandu

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