• Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Overview

Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: moderate
  •    Destination: Annapurna
  •    Activities: Walking and Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Hotels in Kathmandu and pokhara/ Lodges on the trek
  •    Meals: BB in Kathmandu and pokhara, Full board on trek.
  •    Maximum altitude: 4130m
  •    Group size: 1 to 24pax
  •    Best Season: September to November, March to May

Trip Higlights

  • Villages on the way, green forests, rice and millet fields, local life and the teahouses.
  • Thousands steps up-down in Chhomrong, ulleri and sinuwa.
  • Extraheartingview Machhapuchhare Base Camp and Annapurna Base Camp. 
  • Natural Hot springs.

Trip Information

According to the categorized trekking in Nepal, Annapurna Base Camp trek is the moderate trekking destination of Himalaya Trekking. This Trekking is best and busy trekking route to see the living style of mountain people, Different ethnic group, terraced farmland of rice, wheat and millet, the brave Gurung town of Ghankruk Chhomrong and Dhampus, Lots of flora and fauna. Mission Himalaya Treks Offer different packages of ABC Trek which is the bundle of Trekking accumulation. 

Annapurna Base Camp(ABC) Trek Route


After exploring the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu UNESCO World Heritage sites either you can fly 25 minutes or drive 6-8 hours around 200km you can reach lake city Pokhara. Enjoy with the fresh atmosphere and beautiful Phewa lake in the evening. Next morning you will drive around 45 kilometers around 1 and a half hour to start the trekking to ABC-via Poonhill. In the beginning, you will cross the white river Modi and follow the Bhurungdi Khola on the way to Ghorepani Poonhill. During this trek, you can enjoy the beautiful Rhododendron forest which blooms red, white and pink color at the season of Spring(march April and many) also a National flower of Nepal. This season is best for flower lover or nature lover.

After exploring the beautiful sunrise from Poonhill with 14 Snow-Mountain peaks including Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, the holy and secret mountain Fishtail and Dhaulagiri the route diverted to ABC with a bundle of suspension bridge through Chhomrong. You can take the breathtaking sunrise again in ABC with a 360-degree view of Snow Himalayan range of Annapurna 1st, Glacier dom, Gangapurna, Annapurna 3 Hiunchuli, and Mountain queen Fishtail. Annapurna 1 also a 10th highest mountain in the world. Annapurna base camp situated at the altitude of 8091m. On the way back from ABC you can enjoy with natural hot spring at Jhinu if you are interested. Annapurna Conservation Area (7639sqm) is the Nepal 1st and largest conservation Area which is protected by ACAP(Annapurna Conservation Area Project) in Nepal. 

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Itinerary:


Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu transfer to hotel (1350m/4429ft) {20-30} minutes driving.
Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (823m/2700ft) (7-8 hour drive)
Day 03: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Ulleri (2070m/6791ft) {one and half hour drive and 5-6 hour trekking}
Day 04: Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani(2870m/ 9416ft) {4-5 hours trekking}
Day 05: Morning Sunrise hike to Poonhill (3210m/10532ft) [2 hours Trekking] and trek from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2540m/8332ft) {5 hour trekking}.
Day 06: Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong(2170m/ 7120ft) {5 hours trekking}
Day 07: Trek from Chhomrong to Bamboo(2310m/7579ft)(4-5 hours trekking).
Day 08: Trek From Bamboo to Deurali (3230m/ 10597ft){5 hour trekking}
 Day 09: Trek from Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp(4130m/13550ft){4-5 hours trekking}
Day 10: Trek back from ABC to Bamboo (2310m/7579ft)(6-7 hours trekking)
Day11: Trek from Bamboo to Jhinudanda(1760m/5775ft){5hours trek}
Day 12: Trek from Jhinudanda to Nayapul(1070m/3510ft) and Drive from Nayapul to Pokhara(823m/2700ft) {5 hours trek and 90 minutes driving}
Day 13: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1350m/4429ft) {7-8} hours driving.
Day 14: Leisure day or day for Shopping departure or extend your holiday.

 

Detail Itinerary

ABC Trek Route/ Itinerary:

Commonly Annapurna Base Camp trek can be finished 4-10 days. Here will be the detailed itinerary for this trek. But you can customize the itinerary according to your budget, routes, and requirements.


Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu transfer to hotel (1350m/4429ft) {20-30} minutes driving.
Today is your first day in Kathmandu the capital city of Nepal. Kathmandu is the heritage and temple city where you can explore cuts of historical temples, cultural monuments, and some Natural diversity. Our office representative would be at the airport to receive you. Please search placard having your name in arrival gate. After that, you will be transferred to your respective hotel. The afternoon will be your leisure time in Thamel. In the evening we will be welcoming you with dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant to enjoy local Nepali food with a free traditional cultural dance show.


Accommodation: 3 star category hotel/ Meals: Welcome dinner/ Transportation: Private Vehicle.


Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (823m/2700ft) (7-8 hour drive)
After one day in Kathmandu valley next day morning you will have breakfast and we will head to Pokhara lake city of Nepal by tourist bus. It takes normally 7 hours to Pokhara and 200 km from Kathmandu. On the way, you can explore beautiful hills, typical Nepali Village and Trisuli River with rafting if you will be seated ar right side of the bus in a window seat. Pokhara is one of the cleanest and leisure and relaxes city of Nepal and today you can stay there overnight near the Fewa lakeside.


Accommodation: 3 star category hotel/ Meals: Breakfast/ Transportation: Private Vehicle.


Day 03: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Ulleri (2070m/6791ft) {one and half hour drive and 5-6 hour trekking}
Today morning we will enjoy the city breakfast and drive to trek start point called Nayapul. It takes around one and half hour drive and 45 kilometer is the distance from Pokhara. At the beginning of the trek, we will follow the new roadside. On the way, we will cross the Modi River and walking through Bhrungdi stream till Tikhedhunga. After Tikhedhunga we will cross this stream and examine your stamina by waling 3500 stone steps till Ulleri. We will stay overnight in Ulleri. 


Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: Private Vehicle and trekking.


Day 04: Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani(2870m/ 9416ft) {4-5 hours trekking}

After enjoying the mountain first breakfast our trek begins to ascend Ghorepani village. Morning from Ulleri you can explore Annapurna south and Hiunchuli and on the way you can enjoy with some waterfall, small villages, Rhododendron forest. Overnight we will stay in upper Ghorepani because the view from upper Ghorepani is better than lower Ghorepani which offer Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and Tukuche mountains too. The village contains a local shop with some local products.  


Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: trekking.


Day 05: Morning Sunrise hike to Poonhill (3210m/10532ft) [2 hours Trekking] and trek from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2540m/8332ft) {5 hour trekking}.

Today morning we wake up early before sunrise and hike 1 hour up to go to Poonhill to enjoying the sunrise in the Himalayas. Poonhill is a famous place to see the sunrise in Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountain range while you admire beautiful scenery with a cup of coffee. After sunrise, we will back to Lodges and take breakfast. Later on, we will trek up and down to Tadapani with lots of Rhododendron forest and waterfall on the way.


Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: trekking.


Day 06: Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong(2170m/ 7120ft) {5 hours trekking}

In the beginning, we will take the breakfast with Fishtail and Annapurna south view. Then we start to trek down to Chuile village with a huge forest. After finish forest, we will follow the terraced Farmland, waterfall, Suspension bridge in Kimrong Khola until Gurung. Waterfall and Bridges are common features of the mountain region. Then we will walk up and some flat until Chhomrong below the giant Annapurna South (7219m). Chhomrong village is popular because of Gurung cast (The brave Gurkha Soldiers). Overnight we will stay at Chhomrong.


Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: trekking.


Day 07: Trek from Chhomrong to Bamboo(2310m/7579ft)(4-5 hours trekking).

After Chhomrong, we will walk down until Chhomrong Khola with lots of stony steps then crosses a suspension bridge. From the bridge to Sinuwa all the way till Upper Sinuwa was uphill with stone huge steps. The cultivated farmland finished in Bhunyuwa also called lower Sinuwa. From their top Annapurna Base Camp, we only can find the lodges/ tea houses. No any village. From Chhomrong to ABC not allowed bringing meat like pork, chicken, buffalo, cow, and pork because of the temple and mountain itself a holy place. People believe that if you bring this kind of things the climate of the mountain is bad and natural disaster can happen you will be in problem. So please do not bring this kind of things. Overnight we will stay in Bamboo.


Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: trekking. 


Day 08: Trek From Bamboo to Deurali (3230m/ 10597ft){5 hour trekking}

Today, in the beginning, we pass through the Bamboo forest. We walk moderate trek till Himalaya means sometimes uphill and sometimes flat. After Himalaya, we trek one hour way little stony steps until Hinku Cave. The forest until this Cave is drier. This is the Stony cave before start tea house trekking trekkers sleep there for their safety. From there 15 minutes walk down and again 20 minutes trek to up till Deurali. Where you can enjoy the beautiful hills, River, Waterfalls and over the stone you can see Natural imagination Buddhist shrine. The magical view of Valley, hills, Waterfalls, forests, the river attracts you to come to this trek again and again.


Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: trekking.


 Day 09: Trek from Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp(4130m/13550ft){4-5 hours trekking}
Today our final day of uphill trekking so walk slowly because of high altitude. We follow rocky cliff, stony steps, ascending and flat path till ABC. In the middle 3700m (MBC) you can explore the excellent view of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Fishtail, Gandharva Chuli, Gangapurna, Annapurna 3 what we are surrounded by 360-degree Magnificent peaks was amazing. The place MBC looks like a gorge. After MBC we will slightly up 2 hours to Annapurna Base Camp and stay overnight there for wait next day sunrise.


 Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: trekking.


Day 10: Trek back from ABC to Bamboo (2310m/7579ft)(6-7 hours trekking)
Today we get up early morning to see sunrise view from Annapurna Base Camp. After enjoying 360degree panoramic Himalayan scenery of Annapurna 1(8091m), Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Barashikhar, Sinhachuli, Tent Peak, Glacier Dome, Gangapurna, Annapurna3, Gandharva Chuli, and The secret holy mountain Mt. Fishtail we will trek down to MBC, Deurali, Himalaya, Dovan and finally Bamboo. Overnight we will stay in Bamboo waiting the next day Natural Hot spring. Today trek not difficult but long way. 


Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: trekking.


Day11: Trek from Bamboo to Jhinudanda(1760m/5775ft){5hours trek}
Today we walk back from bamboo to Sinuwa first. Beginning 30 minutes trails were uphills with stony steps with dry jungle. After Sinuwa we walk down to chhomrong khola and trek difficult up to Chhomrong where we walk down before. There we can see Farmland and villages. From Chhomrong to Jhinudanda trekking is steepy downhill. We will stay overnight there. But in the evening we will walk down to Modi river side Jhinu hot spring to take natural hot water shower. People believe if you take shower with natural hot water your skin disease will be finished. There are 3 ponds and 3 taps for taking a shower. It's your final night on the mountain. 


Accommodation: Tea house, Lodge/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner/ Transportation: trekking.


Day 12: Trek from Jhinudanda to Nayapul(1070m/3510ft) and Drive from Nayapul to Pokhara(823m/2700ft) {5 hours trek and 90 minutes driving}
After taking final breakfast in the mountain we will trek to the beautiful hilly landscape of western Nepalin the Modi riverside during the day. According to your hunger, we can take our lunch in the middle of our trekking. Annapurna sanctuary treks end today after drive one and half hour from Nayapul to Pokhara. Stay overnight at the luxury hotel in Pokhara.


Accommodation: 3-star Category hotel/ Meals: Breakfast, Lunch/ Transportation: trekking and Private vehicle.


Day 13: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1350m/4429ft) {7-8} hours driving.
We will back from Pokhara to Kathmandu today by bus journey of 7 hours. Today evening you can share your trekking experience with our company representative. We will provide you a certificate of your ABC trek with us. 


Accommodation: 3-star Category hotel/ Meals: Breakfast/ Transportation:Tourist Bus.


Day 14: Leisure day or day for Shopping departure or extend your holiday.
Today we will drop you to the airport (3 hours prior departure –according to Nepal airport rule and check-in time) Enjoy your journey to Sweet home. We hope to see you again with your friends and relatives for Nepal Tibet and Bhutan Outdoor activities.


Accommodation: None/ Meals: Breakfast/ Transportation:Private Vehicle.


 

Cost Details

What is included?

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Cost

We are providing Annapurna Base Camp trek at the lowest possible cost of $750. The above-mentioned cost of Annapurna Base Camp Trekking only includes the following facilities. However, we can arrange all the services you need but have to pay an extra charge for that.

  • Airport Pickup and Drop Services by Private Vehicle.
  • Three Star category Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Private Vehicles before and after the trek mean Pokhara to the trek start point and trek ending point to Pokhara 
  • Lodges during trekking period in mountain
  • Full board meal during the trek (breakfast lunch and dinner)
  • Experienced trekking guide:  English spoken, the government licensed, Reliable, with salary food accommodation and insurance.
  • Strong porter who can carry almost 25 kilograms for 2 person Luggage with his salary food accommodation and insurance.
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu transportation by deluxe tourist bus.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) Permit and Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) Permits.
  • Medical Kit carried by your trek guide.
  • All necessary government tax and services charges.

What is not included?

  • The ABC trek cost mentioned do not include the following facilities:
  • Kathmandu and Pokhara city lunch and Dinner.
  • International flight tickets from your country to Nepal and Nepal to your country. 
  • Travel, restorative protection, Emergency clearing. 
  • Things of individual Nature (Hot shower, mixed refreshments, Telephone, clothing, individual bites, Internet, battery charging, high temp water, Cold beverages). 
  • Additional settlement in Kathmandu as opposed to schedule. 
  • Nepal visa charges (two identification photos necessary) Can be issued upon landing in Tribhuvan International Airport. 
  • Tips for your guide, porter, and driver. 
  • Cost emerging by incidents, common cataclysms. 

Useful info

Required Experience 

As per the arranged of trekking, Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is viewed as one of moderate trekking on the planet. In spite of the fact that this trek is moderate a large number of them prevail to finish entire trekking however few of them will endure finishing by high height and agony. It is the most famous trekking on the planet as a result of these several trekkers trekking each day amid the high period of trekking. 

Physical Fitness and Guide

The trekkers who can manage 6-7 hours walk each day up and downhill they can finish ABC trek. Mission Himalaya Treks propose the trekkers exercise and running each day no less than 30 days begin this trek. ABC trekking is simple for those trekkers who have encountered in trekking high elevation condition. Enormous specialized issue no fundamental for this trek. On the off chance that you have blood illness, lung and heart issue please counsel with your specialist and educate us before booking this trek. Mission Himalaya treks recommend you bring knee bolster. Preparing makes Annapurna Base Camp trek a lot less demanding than the general population who come without preparing? The elevation is the center explanation behind this trek is troublesome on the grounds that over 3000 m will make visitor difficult to inhale too. 

Best Season and Time for ABC Trekking

Spring (March, April, and May) and Autumn(September, October, and November) are the two best season for ABCTrek. Morning Sunrise and evening Sunset are the striking Himalaya from white color to gold is gives you heart touching time. 

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Difficulty 

The trekking itself an adventure sport. Nepal Some trekking fit for professional and skillful trekkers and some for the learner. Normal fit trekkers can do Annapurna base camp trek who can walk around 6-7 hours in one day. Altitude Sickness, Weather condition, Trekking Guides, Climates changes, Accommodation might be a few challenges in this trek.

Altitude Sickness:

 Most trekking courses in Nepal the high elevation Over 2500m. Trekking in high elevation sometimes can get high Mountain sickness but drinking plenty of water and Walk slowly, positive motivation guide helping will decrease the Possibility of Altitude sickness.

Accommodation:

Mission Himalaya Treks Provide you the 3-star category accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara. AS the time of trekking our guide provide you the clean tea houses with twin sharing room and some places provide attached room inside the toilet. At the time of high season trekking you need to share a room like you(same-sex because of lack of room in higher altitude. A single supplement No guarantee but our guide can provide only in case of availability with add on extra cost

Food: 

We will provide you breakfast in a city like Kathmandu and Pokhara. Many Western restaurants are available according to your choice of food in the city whereas in the trekking you need to choose limited items of food from the menu given by the tea houses. For Example noodles, soups, different kinds of bread, rice, curries, spaghetti, pizza, Choice of eggs, potatoes are available in the mountains. They are fresh. we will suggest not to eat meat because they are not fresh. It can be affected by your health. Please do not except food like you home cooking. The cooking style is local so the taste is different. You are fully permitted to choose your meal from the menu.  

 Customize Annapurna Base Camp trek:

Annapurna Base camp trek 10 Days is Popular but you can customize your trek from 5 days to 14 days according to your time frame. Short Annapurna base camp trek 7 days also popular trekking without Poonhill. 

Customer Reviews


My vacation is much memorable.

Helton Skys | Beijing, China

Rating: 5

Trekking in Annapurna Base Camp with Mission Himalaya Treks was a really great time. I enjoyed it a lot. The price of Anapurna Base Camp Trekking with Mission Himalaya was affordable and the itinerary was also very comfortable. Thanks for making my vacation much memorable. Thank You Again.


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Fion Chan | Hongkong, China

Rating: 4

Thanks a lot!!!!! To give me professional support from Mission Himalaya Treks and expeditions PVT Ltd. The pre-trip meeting with Birendra was excellent. My each and every question was answered clearly and easy understanding by Birendra. My guide and porter are professionally trained. I trust each and everyday plan of this company was excellent to the travelers who travel high altitude. For the future trekking and travel activities, I fully support and recommend all of you to join Mission Himalaya Treks and Expeditions for you each and every tour packages of Nepal. Lifetime Thanks Mission Himalaya!!!!!!

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