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Annapurna Base Camp

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  Trip Code : DH/A-01
  Duration : 13 days
  Grading : Easy-Moderate grading info
Max Altitude : 4,130
  Meals : All In during the trek / B&B in the cities
  Accommodation : Tea house during the trek / Hotel in the city
The Annapurna Base Camp trek is one of the classical and most scenic treks in Nepal. The trek passes through spectacular and tranquil landscapes, charming Gurung and Magar villages, pathways filled with colorful Rhododendron, lush green forest bamboo and alpine forests truly The Annapurna Base Camp trek offers it all. At the trip’s final destination the Annapurna Base Camp at the height of 4130m where you can achieve a feeling of peace and become one with the beautiful nature of the mighty Annapurna’s.
This itinerary is based on average trekking performance, according to your own pace the itinerary may be changed.  Note that other routes are also available for this trek to make it shorter/longer according to your own vacation time, please inform us during your booking

DAY TO DAY ITINERARY
  1. ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU + TRAVEL OFFICE MEETING FOR TREK PREP
  2. KATHMANDU TO POKHARA (LAKESIDE CITY) BY AC TOURIST BUS
  3. POKHARA DRIVE TO NAYAPUL (1011m/3317ft.) & TREK TO GHANDRUK (1940m/6360 ft.)
  4. GHANDRUK (1940m/6360 ft.) TO CHHOMRONG (2170m/7120ft)
  5. CHHOMRONG (2170m/7120ft) TO BAMBOO (2310m/7578ft)
  6. BAMBOO (2310m/7578ft) TO DEURALI (3230m/10,595ft)
  7. DEURALI (3230m/10,595ft) TO ABC (ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP) (4,130m/13,545ft) BY MBC (MACHHAPUCHHRE BASE   CAMP)   (3700m/12135ft)
  8. ABC (ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP) (4,130m/13,545ft) TO BAMBOO (2310m/7578ft)
  9. BAMBOO (2310m/7578ft) TO JHINU DANDA HOT SPRINGS (1760m/5770 ft.)
  10. JHINU DANDA (1760m/5770 ft.) TREK TO NAYAPUL (1011m/3317ft.)Drive to Pokhara
  11. POKHARA (LAKESIDE CITY) RELAXING DAY
  12.  POKHARA (LAKESIDE CITY) TO KATHMANDU BY AC TOURIST BUS
  13. KATHMANDU DEPARTURE

 

Day 1 : ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU

  • Airport pickup and transfer to the hotel
  • After hotel check in we meet at our office for a meet and greet and your trek preparation
  • Overnight stay at the hotel

Day 2 : KATHMANDU TO POKHARA (LAKE SIDE CITY) BY AC TOURIST BUS (6-7 HOURS DRIVE)

  • Hotel  breakfast & check out
  • We have an early departure (7 am) from Kathmandu to Pokhara by AC tourist bus
  • The bus stops at several places for a 5 minute break and at the highroad restaurant for our lunch
  • After arrival in Pokhara bus park we can take a taxi or go by foot to the hotel ( 15 min walking distance)
  • Hotel check in and the rest of the day is free
  • Overnight stay at the hotel

Day 3 : POKHARA (LAKE SIDE CITY) DRIVE TO NAYAPUL (1011m/3317ft.) & TREK TO GHANDRUK (1940m/6360 ft.)

  • Early hotel breakfast and check out
  • Drive by AC vehicle to Nayapul (+-1 hour)
  • Trek to Birethanti  (about 2 km)
  • Upwards trek to Ghandruk
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the local tea house

Day 4 : GHANDRUK (1940m/6360 ft.) TO CHHOMRONG (2170m/7120ft)

  • Breakfast and departure
  • Upwards climb to Kimrung Danda
  • Steep descent to the Kimrong Khola (river)
  • Steep ascent to Chere Danda
  • Descent to Chhomrong
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the local tea house

Day 5 : CHHOMRONG (2170m/7120ft) TO BAMBOO (2310m/7578ft)

  • Breakfast and departure
  • Descend to the bridge crossing of the Chhomrong Khola (river)
  • Uphill climb to Sinuwa
  • Relaxing forest trail, flat downhill walk to Bamboo
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the local tea house

Day 6 : BAMBOO (2310m/7578ft) TO DEURALI (3230m/10,595ft)

  • Breakfast and departure
  • Bamboo forest pass
  • Ascend to the Himalaya Hotel
  • Climb through the Hinku Cave
  • Downwards hike to Deurali
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the local tea house

Day 7 : DEURALI (3230m/10,595ft) TO ABC (ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP) (4,130m/13,545ft) VIA MBC (MACHHAPUCHHRE BASE CAMP) (3700m/12135ft)

  • Breakfast and departure
  • Ascend to Bagar
  • Long hike to MBC
  • Ascend to ABC
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the local tea house

Day 8 : ABC (ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP) (4,130m/13,545ft) TO BAMBOO (2310m/7578ft)

  • Breakfast and departure
  • Descend to MBC
  • Downhill hike to Deurali
  • Descend to Bamboo
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the local tea house

Day 9 : BAMBOO (2310m/7578ft) TO JHINU DANDA HOT SPRINGS (1760m/5770 ft.)

  • Breakfast and departure
  • Uphill trek to Sinuwa
  • Downhill walk to the Chhomrong Khola (river)
  • Small climb by stone steps to Chhomrong
  • Descend to Jhinu Danda and check in
  • Option to visit the healing hot springs of Jhinu Danda
  • Dinner and overnight stay at the local tea house

Day 10 : JHINU DANDA (1760m/5770 ft.) TREK TO NAYAPUL (1011m/3317ft.) DRIVE TO POKHARA (LAKESIDE CITY) (6 hours trek, 1 hour drive)

  • Breakfast and departure
  • Downwards trek to New Bridge
  • Following the Modhi Khola (river) to Kuymi
  • Flat hike to Syauli Bazar
  • Follow the road to NayaPul
  • Drive back to Pokhara and hotel check in
  • Rest of the time free for personal sightseeing/ souvenir shopping
  • Overnight stay at the hotel

Day 11 : POKHARA (LAKESIDE CITY) RELAXING DAY

  • This is a relaxing day to explore, shop for souvenirs and/or enjoy other activities that Pokhara has to offer.
  • For other activities such as paragliding, helicopter tours bungee jumping or even one of the world’s longest zip line rides please inquire through the booking section (note that for these activities additional costs will be calculated)
  • Overnight stay at the hotel

Day 12 : POKHARA (LAKESIDE CITY) TO KATHMANDU BY AC TOURIST BUS (6-7 hour drive)

  • Hotel check out
  • Drive back to Kathmandu by AC tourist bus
  • Lunch on the way at the highway restaurant
  • Hotel check in
  • We meet back at the travel office for your vacation review
  • Rest of the day free for souvenir shopping/ personal sightseeing
  • Farewell dinner with a live Nepali culture show
  • Overnight stay at the hotel

Day 13 : KATHMANDU DEPARTURE

  • Hotel breakfast and check out
  • Airport transfer by AC vehicle 3 hours before departure

What's included

  • Int. airport pickups and drops
  • All KTM accommodation according to your booking
  • All Pokhara accommodation on a bed & breakfast plan
  • Lodge Accommodation during the trek
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
  • One farewell dinner with a live culture show in Kathmandu
  • All AC tourist bus tickets
  • All ground transportation as described in the itinerary
  • An experienced, government-licensed trekking guide during the trek
  • Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter with max weight of 20kg /porter)
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
  • All government and local taxes

What's not included

  • Domestic Flight
  • Evacuation in case of Emergency
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, tips, battery recharge, extra porters, drinks, etc.)
  • Any extra costs due to personal, political or natural disasters
  • Medical and Personal Insurance
  • Hot springs ticket in Jhinu Danda
Every itinerary is a standard format of wat we offer, our guests can customize this according to their own wishes but please note that prices will vary on your choices. We can provide also airline tickets from Pokhara to Kathmandu for a longer stay in Pokhara. For more info contact us during your booking.
Optional activities if longer stay in Pokhara:
  • Paragliding
  • Sightseeing and boating
  • Bungee jumping
  • Heli tours
  • Ultra-light flight
  • And many more…
This itineray can be made shorter/longer depending on your preference, incase inquire to us by using the comments box during your booking.

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