Annapurna Base Camp Trek
The Annapurna Base Camp Trek (Annapurna Sanctuary Trek) is one of the most popular treks in the Annapurna Region. The trail will take you along the green farming terrace, rhododendron forests. You will also hike to the high altitude landscapes to experience the most spectacular mountains in the world such as Machapuchare, Annapurna I and lll, Annapurna South, Gangapurna and Glacier Dome.
The Annapurna Base Camp Trek can be customized to walk around 7 to 11 days, depending on your timeframe. Below itinerary is standard itinerary which takes 11 days. The trek starts from Pokhara. You will be taken to Nayapul, trekking starting point by car (45 minutes drive) and start hiking uphill to Ghorepani. From Ghorepani, you will hike up to Poon Hill, the famous viewpoint to see fantastic views of Annapurna Range. After that, you will go eastwards to Chomrong and then north again, entering the Modi Kola Valley until reaching the Base Camp.
Day 01: Arrival in Katmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara.Drive by tourist Bus.
Day 03: Pokhara to Nayapul- Tikhedhunga (1577 m.)
Day 04: Tikedhunga to Ghorepani
Day 05: Ghorepani to Poonhill -Tadapani.
Day 06: Tadapani to Chhomrong
Day 07: Chomrong to Himalaya Hotel
Day 08: Himalaya Hotel to Machhapuchhre Base Camp
Day 09: MBC to Annapurna Base Camp
Day 10: A.B.C to Bamboo
Day 11: Bamboo to Jhinu Danda( Natural Hotspring) )
Day 12: Jhinu to Nayapul- Pokhara . 4
Day 13: pokhara. To Kathmandu by bus/plane
Day 14: Departure from Nepal as per time.
Hiring The Guide: USD 20 Per day + Transport
Hiring Trekking porter: USD 16 per day + Transport.
Full board package : USD 590 per perosn ( Minimum 2 people group)
Cost include on:
Airport pick up and Drop car/van/bus.
2 Nights hotel in Katmandu.
meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
All necessary paper works and conservation entry permits.
Ground transportation by Tourist Bus from Katmandu to Pokhara / Kathmandu .
Necessary permit and TIMS
ANecessary Porter and Guide.
Two night Hotel in Pokhara.
All government taxes.
Cost does not include on:
Nepal entry visa fee.
Food in city like Katmandu and Pokhara.
Your personal expenses. (Phone call, Laundry service, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porter, bottle of water or hot water, shower etc.)
International airfare and airport departure tax.
Tips for the guide and porter.