Annapurna Base Camp Trek in one of the most visited, base camp trekking in Nepal for the national and international trekkers. It is also known as Annapurna Sanctuary (ABC) trek which is the moderate and the short base camp trek in Nepal. Annapurna Base camp is situated northern central part of Nepal and also inside the Annapurna conservation area at altitude of 4130 m on the lap of the world 10th Highest Mountain Annapurna I. Annapurna base camp is surrounded by the majestic Himalayas like Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Machhapuchare, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, Tent peak and many other peaks.
Annapurna base camp trek probably the best legendary and classical treks in the world offers its harmony of traditional way of life in Annapurna Region, breathe stopping Mountain View such as the Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri range, Mt. Machhapuchare, the large forest of rhododendron and the picturesque views of high altitude landscapes, opportunity to experience the typical Nepali village, local people and their way of living traditional life in Himalaya of Nepal. September-November and March-June is the best season to trek ABC. ABC is very moderate trek and doesn’t demand advanced physical fitness levels so anyone (even childrens) can enjoy and take pleasure in nature walking during this trek.
Our especial 10 days Annapurna base camp trek itinerary starts from the scenic flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara then short drive to Nayapul. Upon arrival at starting point of the trek, we trek through the Kuldi River and Birethanti and walking through the forests across several valleys, climb up to small village named Ghandruk, the special model village of Nepal which would be the perfect spot for overnight stay. Continuing our journey, we pass beautiful Chomrong village, where the cultural highlights are experienced, and village and further ascend through bamboo and Rhododendron forest.
The treks continued all the way through the Jhinu Danda- Dovan- Machhapuchare Base camp and finally arrive in an isolated valley of Annapurna base camp. Arriving at gate of Annapurna Sanctuary, which is actually a pass between spectacular peaks of Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhre. We could also see magical sunrise views over Annapurna Himalayas which would be a never seen before experience. Finally, after getting the heavenly experience at ABC we back through the trial decent to Sinwadanda and Jhinu a natural hot springs and ends at Nayapul again. Besides the stunning mountain views, this trip offers you the short sightseeing of beautiful Pokahra valley and drive back to Kathmandu.
Life Himalayas Trekking Pvt. Ltd can plan your trekking as per your requirements, offering suitable discounts and guaranteed on customer satisfaction. As per our company, Annapurna Base Camp trek can also be flexible with the itinerary and can adjust many more details according to your demand, availability, and timing.
Day 01: Welcome to Kathmandu 1360m
Day 02: Early morning flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara 950m.
Day 03: Drive from Pokhara to Naya Pul 1100m and then start the trek jhinu dada 1700m.
Day 04: Today we trek from Jhinu Dada via Chhomrong to the Dovan 2130m.
Day 05: Today the big day of trek, Ascend through Dovan passing Machhapauchhare Base Camp 3720m to Annapurna Base Camp 4,130 m.
Day 06: Today our trek from the base camp to Sinwadanda 2340m.
Day 07: Trek from Sinwadanda passing via Landruk walking for 5-6 hours to Tolka 1700m.
Day 08: The last day of trek from Tolkh to Dhampus 1050m and then back to Pokhara.
Day 09: Today after breakfast, drive a scenic route from Pokhara to Kathmandu valley.
Day 10: Final Departure.
The Cost include
- Airport picks up and drops international and domestic.
- Complete departure information, about trek, flight ticket, guide, altitude sickness and reconfirmation and extend visa service (if necessary) and extra tour service before the trek starting.
- 02 nights 3 star hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
- 02 night’s hotel in Pokhara with breakfast.
- Flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara
- Trek flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara for member and involved Guide.
- Private transportation picks up and drops.
- Private car to Nayapul pick up and drops.
- Pokhara to Kathmandu tourist bus for guest and Staffs
- Best Lodge accommodation & full board meals throughout the trek.
- Hot tea and coffee in a cup with each meals.
- 09 breakfast, 09 lunch and 07 dinner included chosen from lodge menu.
- 06 Nights twin share accommodation during the trek.
- As per group size experience, government licensed holder trek guide, helpful and friendly strong, porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff.( 5 trekkers 1 assistant guide )
- Warm Down jacket and four seasonal sleeping bag will be provided during the ABC trekking ( down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after the trip )
- TIMS Fee- Trekkers' Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permits)
- Conservation trek permit fee. Annapurna base camp trail map.
- First Aid kits for the staffs and the groups.
- Services coordination for emergency and rescue operations
- Government taxes & office service charge
- Farewell dinner at reputed restaurant
The Cost exclude
- Meals not quantified in the 'Meal Inclusions' in the itinerary.
- Travel insurance.
- International airfare.
- Nepal entry visa charge.
- All beverages and others personal expenses.
- Snacks and other personal expenses.
- Battery charge,hot shwors & international phone calls.
- Service not mentioned above.
Day 1: Welcome to Kathmandu 1360m
Welcome to Kathmandu Valley (1360m). Upon your arrival
we assist you from international airport to our hotel. After a short refreshing
rest we take you to an evening sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Explore the
heritage sites and ancient architectural sites around. At evening enjoy dinner
programs and rest overnight.
Day 2: Early morning flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara 950.
Early morning scenic flight from Kathmandu all the
way to Pokhara (950m). Pokhara valley is one of the most beautiful city of
Nepal. Flourished with charming lakes, beautiful natural and cultural
sightseeing places and many other historical sites around. Enjoy evening at
Lake Side and rest overnight.
Day 3: Drive from Pokhara to Naya Pul 1100m and then start the trek jhinu dada 1700m.
Early morning drive from Pokhara to Naya Pul (1100m)
and then start our trek. Today we trek for 4-5hours all the way to Jhinu Dada
(1700m). Rest overnight.
Day 4: Today we trek from Jhinu Dada via Chhomrong to the Dovan 2130m.
Today we trek for 5-6hours from Jhinu Dada all the
way to Dovan (2130m) passing through Chhomrong (1951m). Upon our trek we pass
through beautiful and colored village of Sherpa culture, various forest of
rhodendron and oak and fascinating natural surroundings. Enjoy evening dinner
programs and rest overnight.
Day 5: Today the big day of trek, Ascend through Dovan passing Machhapauchhare Base Camp 3720m to Annapurna Base Camp 4095m.
Today the big day of our trek. We ascend through
Dovan passing Machhapauchhare base camp (3720m) all the way to Annapurna base
camp (4095m). Enjoy the classic view of Mt Annapurna and others mighty peaks
around and also the immense beauty of nature. Rest overnight at base camp.
Day 6: Today our trek from the base camp to Sinwadanda 2340m.
Today our trek descend from the base camp all the way
to Sinwadanda (2,340m) passing through Bamboo. Explore the natural surrounding
throughout the trek. Rest overnight.
Day 7: Trek from Sinwadanda passing via Landruk walking for 5-6 hours to Tolka 1700m.
Today we trek from Sinwadanda passing via landruk
walking for 5-6hours all the way to Tolka (1700m). Upon your trek we descend
through the beautiful cultural villages of Sherpa people, forest of rhodendron
and oak and many more exciting natural and cultural scenery. Rest overnight.
Day 8: The last day of trek from Tolkh to Dhampus 1050m and then back to Pokhara.
Today the last day of our trek we walk for 4-5hours
from Sinwadanda all the way to Dhampus (1050m) and then drive all the way back
to Pokhara. Dhampus is one of the most popular tourism village of this region.
Rest and relax in Pokhara enjoying the night life at Lake Side. Rest overnight.
Day 9: Today after breakfast, drive a scenic route from Pokhara to Kathmandu valley.
Today after breakfast we drive a scenic route from Pokhara
all the way back to Kathmandu valley. Explore around and prepare for the final
Day 10: Final departure. Farewell!!
Last day in amazing Nepal and its massive Himalaya, after a memorable and fantastic adventure Everest Base Camp trekking, Life Himalaya staff transfer you to Kathmandu international airport for your flight back home or to next respective countries.
Annapurna Base Camp trek cost and itinerary customization
If this itinerary does not suit you you can make your own itinerary with life Himalaya trekking. The itinerary could be changed or modified as per your requirements, interest and length of your holiday. Sometimes Weather, political, transportation and other disturbing factor are the main reason to make change in itineraries during the trek. So, in these situation the guide or leader will provide you the best alternative during your trek. The price of the trip will be according to standard of hotel, group size, duration and date of travel for the tailor made programme.
Necessary Trekking permit for the Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Before Annapurna base camp trekking in Nepal you must be legal to trek inside the Annapurna conservation area. For trek to ABC you must get two permits,TIMS(Trekkers Information Management System) card and the ACAP (Annapurna conservation Area Project) permit.Life Himalaya will arrange necessary trek permit for Annapurna Base camp Trek.
Who can go the Annapurna base camp ?
There is no any restriction for the Annapurna Base Camp trek after. But before joining the trek you must have the 2 permits for the Annapurna base camp trekking.
For trek in to Annapurna base camp you do not need any kind of technical training and the experience. If you can walk 3-5 hours per day then you can easily reach to the Annapurna Base camp.
Annapurna trek is the one of the short and the moderate trek than other base camp. So, for this trek there is no any age restrictions.
Health and safety for the Annapurna base camp trek.
As a General knowledge everyone knows that before trekking you must be healthy. But in case of the unhealthy during the trek, our guide will inform us then we will consult with your insurance provider then we will rescue by the helicopter if necessary, from the point where you have problem in health.
Many people are sick from the altitude sickness in high altitude Trek. In Annapurna base camp trek there is minimum chance of altitude sickness, but prevention is better than cure so for prevention we must not eat the non-veg and the alcohol after 2,500 m altitude and drink three liters water a day.
Most of the female and single trekkers thinks that there is unsafe for the female trekkers in the Himalaya, but life Himalaya will guarantee for those trekkers, we will fulfill your dream trek to Annapurna base camp very safely and in adventurous way. We will also provide you female trekking guide if necessary.