Annapurna Base Camp trekking is also known as Annapurna Sanctuary trekking. Annapurna Base Camp trek is one of the most popular and spectacular trekking trails in Nepal. Annapurna base camp is situated at 4320m. Although it has some steep climbs in trekking trail, Annapurna Sanctuary trekking is not difficult. We start Annapurna Base Camp trekking from Nayapul and end in Phedi. During trekking days trekkers enjoy spectacular mountain scenery with incredible cultural diversity. They pass through rural farms and villages, variety of terrain and to glaciers. It is more distinct than any other treks by its multi ethnic villages, their rich culture, beautiful landscape and natural scenery. Annapurna Base Camp trekking is a good introductory route for close encounters with the Himalayas in a short period of time.
From the Annapurna Base Camp trekking route you will have a close up look of Dhaulagiri (8167m), Nilgiri (7041m), Fishtail or Machhapuchhare (6998m,) mount Annapurna I (8091m), mount Annapurna (II 7939m), mount Annapurna III (7555m), mount Annapurna IV (7525m), mount Annapurna south (7219m), mount Himchuli (6441m), Lamjung Himal (6986m),Tukuche peak (6920m) etc.
Day 01: Upon arrival in Kathmandu international airport, transfer to the hotel. Orientation of the trip. O/n at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara. 7 hours scenic drive. Afternoon free time. O/n at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 03: Drive one hour to Nayapul. Trek to Ulleri (2080m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 04: Ulleri to Ghorepani (2750m).4h waliking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 05: Morning one hour climb to Poon Hill (3194 m.). 5h walk to Tadapani (2520m). O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 06: Tadapani to Chhomrong (2340m).6 h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 07: Chhomrong to Dovan (2505m).7h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 08: Dovan to Deurali (3100m).3 and ½h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 09: Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp (4130 m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 10: Annapurna Base Camp to Dovan (2505m). 8h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 11: Dovan to Chhomrong (2340m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 12: Chhomrong to Landrung (1940m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 13: Landrung to Dhampus(1830m). 5h walking. O/n at mountain Lodge.
Day 14: Dhampus to Phedi. 2h walking. Drive 20m to Pokhara. O/n at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 15: Morning drive back to Kathmandu. O/n at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 16: Transfer to the international airport for final departure.
A typical trekking day means hiking from morning to afternoon only. Each morning after packing bags and having a good breakfast, we set off on the day's walk. We will recommend you to carry is a small day pack containing water bottle,sun cream, hat, raincoat, camera and warm jumper just case. Rest of your materials the porters will carry. The walk will be 3-4 hours in the morning until for lunch in midday. We stop one hour for simple lunch on the way to destination in tea house at small village. Here you can rest (readbooks, write your diary) or you can explore the village Read More
In above trekking we offer you accommodation in tea house (mountain lodge). A Tea House is the combination of guest house, restaurant, and social hang out. The rooms are spare with twin beds and very little additional furniture. Blankets are generally provided. More
In Tea House trekking you will usually have breakfast and dinner in the lodge; lunch will be eaten at one of the trail side restaurants. Every Tea House serves the traditional Nepali meal Dal Bhat (rice and lentils), as well as a variety of different food items, such as rice, vegetables, More
We suggest you to drink boiled filter water. For boiled water ask to lodge people which might cost little during whole period of trekking or bring chlorine tablets to purify the normal water available in the guest houses along the way. More
We offer you an experienced trekking guide. He is in charge of your overall trekking. This is the person you should go to with all problems, concerns and questions. He is well trained in all aspects of trekking, high altitude medicine, first aid and emergency procedure. More
We suggest you to bring following equipment when you come to Nepal for trekking. The list can be adjusted according to your needs, name of trekking and time of your trekking. More
Weather and climate varies as per season in Nepal. Autumn (mid-September to end-November)
Autumn is the most popular time to trek. During this time, the weather is clear with mild to warm days and cold nights. However, in the higher altitude, the nights drop into freezing temperature. More
Most lodges provide hot showers, though sometimes a hot shower means a bucket of hot water only but availability of hot water can ask to your trekking guide. More
You can recharge your batteries with electricity or solar power sources. In Nepal 220 - 240 volt 50 MHZ (50 Cycles per Second) power is supplied. More
We are committed to providing the best services which will give you a once in a life time journey in this connection, we perform our duties honestly and seriously to make your journey very smooth and pleasant.More
For trekking Nepal you don't need to be a mountaineer with rippling muscles. If you are reasonably fit, have a spirit of mountain journey and like walking, you are always qualified for any trekking in Nepal. You do not need any previous experience. More
All foreign nationals, except Indian citizens, need visas to enter Nepal. Nepalese visa can be obtained from Nepalese Embassy or consulate in your home country or it can also be obtained at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu upon your arrival. More
You can combine the above trip with following activities: