Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trekking – Annapurna is a 55 km long massif (a group of mountains) comprising more than thirty noticeable mountains along with Annapurna I (8091meters) being listed as the tenth highest mountain in the world. The entire area surrounding the range is protected within the Annapurna Conservation Area which is the first and largest conservation area in Nepal. The place is recognized for outstanding treks with exotic views. Annapurna circuit is now being famous among trek lovers around the globe and appears in the top in the list of trekking routes in the world.
The trek starts from the ‘Lake City’ Pokhara, which itself is a beautiful city serves as the start point of several other treks. From the beginning to the end the trekkers can enjoy spectacular views of green terraced paddy fields, local Gurung cultures, red rhododendrons, enticing Himalayan ranges and the exotic feeling of being on the heights.
The ABC trek can be about 11/12 days or 15/16 days depending upon the visitors timetable. If you have limited time and want to enjoy the whole trek in a short period, 11 day trek is best suggested for you. But if you are free time-wise it is better to go for the Annapurna Sanctuary trek of around 15 days.
Annapurna Base Camp Trekking 2017
What is included?
- All national transportations as mentioned in trip itinerary
- Accommodation and meals in standard hotels/teahouses during the trek
- Excellent English speaking trek leader, guides and porters to carry luggage
- All local/governmental taxes, permits and registrations
- A portable medical kit
- Welcome and farewell dinner
What is not included?
- Visa processing fees
- Rescue and travel insurances
- Extra stay in Nepal other than mentioned in trip itinerary
- Private vehicles, meals, shopping and other personal expenses
A typical Annapurna Base Camp Trek consist of the following day to day activities:
Day 01: Arrivel at Kathmandu Airport and transfer to the hotel
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara, 6 hours by tourist bus
Day 03: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedunga
Day 04: Trek to Ghorepani
Day 05: Early morning hike up to Poon Hill and trek to Tadapani
Day 06: Trek to Chommrong
Day 07: Trek to Himalaya Hotel
Day 08: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp
Day 09: Trek back to Bamboo
Day 10: Trek to Jhinu hot spring
Day 11: Trek to Ghandruk
Day 12: Trek to Nayapul and then drive to Pokhara
Day 13: Drive back to Kathmandu or other destination as per your plan.
You can also request for the tailor-made trip itinerary for this trek according to your available trekking days.
- Start Date
- End Date
- Apr 25, 2016
- May 8, 2016
- May 10, 2016
- May 23, 2016
- May 25, 2016
- Jun 9, 2016