Meals: Full Board Meal on Trekking, Breakfast in Kathmandu
Transportation: Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus
Accommodation: Hotel / Guest House
Max. Altitude: 800m - 4130m
Season: September to late December and February to Late June
Walking Hour: 5-7 Hour per DayShow Less
Annapurna base Camp Trekking can be a completely different experience if the landscape provides you with the thrill you desire. Annapurna Base Camp treks provides just that. The Annapurna Sanctuary of the Himalayas is encircled by many peaks, namely the Machhapuchhre or Fishtail (6997m), the unclimbed Fang (7647m), Gangapurna (7454m), Annapurna I (8091m), and Annapurna South (7273m). The majestic view of the mountains combined with the thrill of the trekking provides the most adventurous and the most rewarding trek of a lifetime.
Annapurna Base Camp treks start from full day Sightseeing of world heritage side of Kathmandu valley and Drive about 6 hour by luxury tourist bus to Pokhara. From Pokhara we drive to Nayapul about 1 hour by car, then we start walking through Birethanti, Tikhedhunga, Ulleri and Ghorepani. Can be approached only through the Modi Khola Valley which is a walk through the forests of oak, bamboos and spectacularly colored rhododendron. Annapurna Base Camp Trek takes you through the spectacular barrier of the snowy sanctuary which prizes you with dazzling view of the mountains and settlements sparsely distributed along the way. We walk through Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3729m) and also the Annapurna South Base Camp.
Mount Annapurna base camp Trek starts with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to the wonderful city of Pokhara, the major tourist attraction of Nepal that harbors the 8000ers of Nepal. After landing, a short drive from Pokhara to Nayapul is followed by a light walk to the village along the banks of the Modi River and Birethanti. Annapurna Base Camp Trekking takes you through dense forests that provide habitat to many rare species of birds and animals. Even more, the forest comprises of many medicinal herbs and can prove to be a paradise for an explorer. Annapurna Century trek can be epitomized in the following routes – banks of Modi Khola, Gurung village of Chomrong, cave of Hinku and finally to the passage that takes you into the sanctuary that starts the spectacular views of the Machhapuchhre and the Hiunchuli.
Day 01Arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.Our Airport Staff will come to pick up you with your name and our office board and transferred to hotel by private tourist vehicle. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley. 5-6 hours. Overnight at Hotel.We will pickup you to take around Kathmandu Valley sightseeing.you will take Pashupatinath, Syambhunath, Baudhanath and Patan Darbar square.
Day 03Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara (910m) by tourist bus. 6 hours. Overnight at Hotel.BBYou will pick up from the hotel an early morning at 6:30 and about 10 minutes walks to get bus station. Bus leave at 7 am to Pokhara. We drive to Pokhara by tourist with river views, enjoying an afternoon sightseeing on the lakeside and boating at Phewa Lake. From Kathmandu to Pokhara, it is 206km and it takes 6 hours. Overnight at hotel.BB
Day 04Drive to Nayapul (1070m) and trek to Tikhe dhunga (1495m). 5 hours. Overnight at Guest House.After driving an hour to Nayapul, we trek to Birethanti, a large and prosperous town beside the Modi River. Head up the main trail to Sudame, where we climb gradually up the side of the valley, reaching Hile (1495m) before pushing on to Tirkhe Dhunga.
Day 05Trek to Ghorepani (2850m). 6 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today We trek through rhododendron and oak forests and across streams before making a short, final climb to Nangethanti through Ulleri village 2012m. From Nangethanti we head up to Ghorepani (2850m).
Day 06Hike to Poon Hill(3210m) and Trek to Tadapani (2520m). 5 hours. Overnight at Guest House.An early we start hiking to Poon Hill (3195m) leads us to a brilliant spectacle, this vantage point provides an unobstructed view of sunrise over the high Himalayas. After spending about 45 minutes on the hillside, we come back to Ghorepani, have a hot breakfast, and start walking to Tadapani. the trail climbs along ridges and through pine and rhododendron forests to Deurali (2960m). We descend to reach Banthanti, before winding our way to Tadapani (2540m). 6 :30 hours
Day 07Trek to Sinuwa (2310m). 6 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today we trek down to Gurjung, the route offers good views of the upper Modi valley. The path then starts the long ascent high above the west bank of the Modi Khola. We pass the village of Chhomrong which lies tucked at the very base of Himal Chuli. From Chhomrong the trail descends until Chhomrong Khola then trail begins a slow climb as we head up to our destination for the day - Sinuwa. 6 hours.
Day 08Trek to Deurali (3200m). 6 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Trek to Kuldi Ghar about 2 1/2 to 3 hrs walking. There is a clearing in the forest a little further on, from there the route goes very steeply down a bank of rock and then levels out, running through thickets of bamboo at the bottom of the gorge, keeping always on the west side of the river. We pass by the pasture of Tomo, and then the very neck of the gorge at pantheon Barah, where there is a small trail and a shrine. The track climbs to Himalaya hotel at the campsite where we will overnight.
Day 09Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4130m). 4 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today we climb through Machhapuchhare Base Camp (which isn’t really a base camp since climbing the mountain is not permitted) to the Annapurna Base Camp. This area is called the Annapurna Sanctuary since it is totally surrounded by mountains. From here it is a two-hour trek to Annapurna Base camp, which offers spectacular views. 5 hours.
Day 10Trek down to Bamboo (2310m). 6 hours. Overnight at Guest House. Continue down through deurali and Dovan with the views of thin forest.
Day 11Trek to Chhomrong (2170m). 4 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Once we have passed Khuldi Bikas where there is an experimental sheep Farm, the trail continues through rhododendron and bamboo fields.
Day 12Trek to Ghandrung (1940m). 5 hours. Overnight at Guest House.Today we descends through forests to Gurjung Khola and then the trail ascends slightly until Kimche, we reach Ghandrunk about noon. Ghandrunk is a village of Gurung and Magar people, are ethnic group of Nepal; they have their own dialect, culture, costume, and life style. Ghandrunk is one of the famous destinations of trekkers for its beautiful mountain views and easy reach from Pokhara or Kathmandu. Our early arrival means we have the afternoon to visit the Annapurna conservation office, Museum and explore the village.
Day 13Trek to Nayapul (1070m) and Drive back to Pokhara (910m). 5 hours. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 14Drive back to Kathmandu from Pokhara by tourist bus. 6 hours. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 15Transfer to International Airport for your onward destination.
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Hello my name is Simon Bainbridge, in September of 2008 I had the privilege of hiking the Himalaya with whom I now call my good friend Jhamka and company was…
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