Overview/Itinerary

 

The Annapurna Base Camp trek is one of the most popular treks in the Annapurna region. The trail is a majestic one which takes you through rice paddies, lush rhododendron forests and high altitude landscapes with the Annapurna Range looming in front of you most of the times. It literally brings you with an eight thousander-for a moderate difficult trek,the fascinating Annapurna includes  the world's tenth highest peak. Annapurna holds an attraction for mountaineers,ABC trek holds several treasures for the climbers and mountaineers.The Annapurna range has stunning mountain views like Machapuchare,Annapurna South and hiunchuli even before you start a trek, which is like bonus for all trekkers.

Short Itinerary

 Day 1- Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hostel

 Day 2- Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus (6-7 hrs) 

 Day 3- Drive to Nayapul (1070m) and trek to Ghandruk 1940m) 

 Day 4- Trek to Sinuwa (2360m) 

 Day 5- Trek to Deurali (3230m) 

 Day 6- Trek to Annapurna base camp (4095m).

 Day 7- Trek to Bamboo (2310m)

 Day 8- Trek Jhinu Hot Spring (1780m) 

 Day 9- Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara

 Day 10- Drive Pokhara to Kathmandu 

 Day 11- Departure 

 

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to Hostel.

Day 02: Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus which will take approximately 6-7 hours.

Upon arrival check into hostel. Leisure afternoon.

Day 03: Drive Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Gandruk(1940m) 

Our guide will come to pick you up at your Hostel in Pokhara, drive to Nayapul (1 hours drive). Trek to Ghandruk (2020m).

Day 04: Trek to Sinuwa(2360m)

Today, you will trek from Ghandruk to Sinuwa (2340m). This is a 6-7 hours walk.

Day 05: Trek to Deurali(3230m) 

After breakfast you will trek from Sinuwa to Deurali. The trail is mostly uphill and jungle walk. This is a 6-7 hours walk. You will pass Bamboo, Dovan, and Himalaya during the trek.

Day 06: Trek to ABC(4095m) 

Today, you will trek from Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp. This is a 5-6 hours walk. You can view different mountains from here, such as Machhapuchhre, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Gandharva Chuli, Glacier Dom, Annapurna III, Gangapurna and more.

Day 07: Trek to Bamboo(2310m)

After breakfast trek from ABC to Bamboo via Machhapuchhre Base Camp, Deurali, Himalaya, Dovan, and Bamboo is all the way down. This is a 6-7 hours walk.

Day 08: Trek to Jhinu Hot Spring(1780m)

After the breakfast trek from Bamboo to Jhinu Danda via Sinuwa and Chhomrong Village. This is a 4-5 hours walk. The trail is up and downhill. In the afternoon, you will be in the Natural Hot Spring.

Day 09: Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara

 Trek from Jhinu to Nayapul (5 hours walking) and drive to Pokhara (1.5 hrs drive).

Day 10: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus.

Day 11: Departure Day

10 Nights 11 Days Available on request
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give/What we won't

What is included in the tour

 

  •   Accommodation in Kathmandu for 2 nights in Hostel on Multiple sharing basis (Mixed) 
  •   Accommodation in Pokhara for 2 nights in Hotel on sharing basis (Mixed)
  •   Accommodation during Trek for 6 nights in Lodges on Twin/Triple sharing basis (Mixed)
  •   1 English Speaking Trekking Guide. 1 Assistant Guide for group size above 6 pax.
  •   Porters to carry 10kg maximum per person on the trek (Porter: Trekker = 1:3)
  •   All permits, applicable local taxes required for itinerary and as per Nepali regulations at the time of the trek
  •   Wages, Accommodation, Food, Insurance of trekking guides and porters.
  •   Transportation: Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu by local bus for guide, assistant guide and porters.
  •   Transportation: Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu by tourist bus for trek participants.
  •   Private transportation: Pokhara- Nayapul and Nayapul- Pokhara by private vehicle for trek participants, guide
  •   and porter.
  •   Adventure Travel Insurance with emergency Medical helicopter assistance and evacuation

What is NOT included in the tour

 

  • Personal expenses of any nature, personal tips to guides & porters, alcoholic beverages, cold drinks,mineral water/boiled water and hot showers during the trek.
  • Meals in Pokhara and on the Trek *Meal upgrades available on all packages
  • International Airfare & Tourist visa for Nepal. Pick up & drop for International Arrival & Departure
  • Any transportation needs outside of the itinerary inclusions.
  • Any sightseeing outside of the itinerary inclusions
  • Any kind of personal Gear, Clothing and Equipment
  • Any Unforeseen Expenses arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, landslides, road
  • conditions, International (or domestic, if chosen) flight delays/cancellations, political disturbance, natural
  • disaster, deviation in programs and any other circumstances beyond our control.
Things to Carry
Things to Carry

 

What to bring along as Participants

Woollen Thermals or inners, Cotton Shirts, Slacks, Cotton Pants, Woollen sweaters or Jackets, Gloves, Sun Cap, Shoes, Socks, Enamelled or Steel Mug / tumbler, Plate, Spoon, Water purifying tablets, Pen knife, Needle, Thread, Spare buttons, Goggles, Cold Cream / Vaseline, Soap, Toilet Paper, Towel, medicines which you normally use at home, Camera and Sunscreen SPF 40 or above as recommended by your doctor.

Medical Tips:

• Carry regular medicines for headaches, travel sickness, vomiting, stomach upset, etc.

• Please ensure that you carry specific medication that you are currently consuming (if any).

• Consult your physician for general tips on high altitude travel.

• Consumption of water should be minimum 3 to 3.5 litres per day.

FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions

Cancellation Policy:

In case you are unable to join this trip you will get 50% of the programme fees as refund, provided your request is received directly at least 30 days in advance from the date of your joining.

Any unforeseen event / strike or natural calamity will not be considered as a cause of cancellation.

Incase the event is not conducted due unforeseen event / strike or natural calamity then Treks and Trails will try to refund your payments after minimum cancellation charges (varies).

 

Important Note:

Registrations are done only on phone calls and will be confirmed only after the receipt of full programme fees.

Registrations will be on first come first served basis.

TreksandTrails reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.

Food & Water supplies: Simple and nutritious meals will be provided. 

What to bring along as Participants

Woollen Thermals or inners, Cotton Shirts, Slacks, Cotton Pants, Woollen sweaters or Jackets, Gloves, Sun Cap, Shoes, Socks, Enamelled or Steel Mug / tumbler, Plate, Spoon, Water purifying tablets, Pen knife, Needle, Thread, Spare buttons, Goggles, Cold Cream / Vaseline, Soap, Toilet Paper, Towel, medicines which you normally use at home, Camera and Sunscreen SPF 40 or above as recommended by your doctor.

 

Medical Tips:

• Carry regular medicines for headaches, travel sickness, vomiting, stomach upset, etc.

• Please ensure that you carry specific medication that you are currently consuming (if any).

• Consult your physician for general tips on high altitude travel.

• Consumption of water should be minimum 3 to 3.5 litres per day.

 

SAFETY & SECURITY

Extensive and pain taking preparations have gone into the planning the route for your safety. Our field staff and experienced guides have been visiting the area to check all details. While every care has been taken to ensure your safety Treks and Trails, India cannot be held responsible for any accident, illness and such other unforeseen eventualities.

Activity
Offbeat Tour
Destination
Nepal
Duration
7+ Days