Trip Duration: 12 Days
Trek Duration: 10 Days
Trek Grade: Moderate + Fairly Strenuous
Trek Type: Teahouse / Camping
Activity: Trekking, City Tour
Per day walking: 5 to 7 hours
Max. Altitude: Base Camp (4210m)
Transportation: Car / Van / Plane
Group Size: 01 – 14 pax
Accommodation: Tourist class guest houses to 5 star hotel in Kathmandu (depends on clients choice), Guest Houses / lodges in the mountain
Best Time to Travel: Feb, March, April, May, Oct, Nov, Dec.
Annapurna Base Camp trek is one of the best trekking route in Annapurna region popular for mountain views, beautiful landscape and experience local culture. Annapurna Base Camp, with the choices like to hang around other place, Muktinath, Jomsom, Kaligandaki valley, Mustang. Being located at the two beautiful zones; Gandaki and Dhaulagiri, Annapurna Base Camp region covers Baglung, Kaski, Lamjung, Manang, Mustang and Myagdi. The landscape, in between 8000m to 4130m above sea level, has a lot to assure regarding this camp trek. While you move around Annapurna base camp site, there are many spectacular views to make the serene mountain beauty; the sunrise view of PoonHill, the rhododendron forests, interaction with Gurung community prints some memorable events. Similarly, Annapurna Base Camp trek with the growing popularity of lodges and restaurants beyond human civilization, it may not be available. To view pristine Himalayas, this trek would be better option where Annapurna the chief destination has high value. Annapurna Base Camp is believed to be the incarnation of goddess Durga. Beside that central point, some other peaks like Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Machhapuchhre, and Annapurna I etc are quite easily visible.
Annapurna Base Camp trekking begins at Modi River, but trekkers may head from Nayapul. As you ascend your journey, a feeling of being engulfed by nature may surround your environment and impulses. It could be the additional sweetness as the local communities start greeting with warm hospitality. Passing through wonderful sceneries you can take rest at Birethanti, and from base camp you may ahead to view 3000 stairs of Ulleri. It’s just amazing to look at the surrounding beautiful mountains. Similarly, the colorful rhododendron blossoming with several of its kind could be just unbelievable. Ghorepani, the other place to observe for the beauty of sunrise through PoonHill would be other interest factor. Like the above-mentioned places, the other beautiful places are like Tatopani, Tukuche, and Jomsom. After being through such wonderful areas, your trek ends at Pokhara.
Beside Annapurna Base Camp trek, there are many other wonderful treks, like Annapurna Circuit Trek, Annapurna Sanctuary, and Jomsom to Muktinath Trek that you can enjoy in the Annapurna Region.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu international airport then transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Fly or drive to Pokhara
Day 03: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul 45minutes then trek to hille (1495m) 4hrs.
Day 04: Hille to Ghorepani (2850m) 6hrs.
Day 05: Early in the morning hiking -Poonhill (3180m), trek to Tadapani (2500m) 5hrs.
Day 06: Tadapani to Chhomrong (2020m) 6hrs.
Day 07: Chhomrong to Dovan (2600m)6hrs.
Day 08: Dovan to Annapurna Base Camp (4210m) 5hrs (Explore Annapurna Base Camp)
Day 09: Annapurna Base Camp to trek back to Bamboo (2310m) 6hrs.
Day 10: Bamboo to Jhinu Danda (1760m)6hrs, enjoy natural hot spring.
Day 11: Jhinu Danda to Nayapul then drive back to Pokhara
Day 12: Drive back or fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu