• Group Size 01-16 people
  • Accommodation Hotel & Lodge
  • Meals Breakfast, Lunch & dinner
  • Best Season Mar-Apr & Oct-Nov
  • Max-Altitude 4,130m/13,545ft
  • Difficulty

Starting Price

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek - Make memories in the mountains

Annapurna Base Camp Trek is one of the most famous and pleasing trekking route for trekkers in Annapurna region. The highest altitude reached on this trek around 4,131m. The Annapurna Base Camp Trek begins at Nayapul, one and half hour drive north of the Pokhara city. The trekking trail passes through many villages of different ethnic communities having different culture, religion and lifestyle with stunning view of the most beautiful himalayan range.

 

The trekking route continues through jaw-dropping blossoming dense rhododendron forest and Bamboo forest with unparalleled snowy peaks. The approach to Base Camp leads you through Annapurna Sanctuary, where you can experience spectacular vistas of the majestic mountain peaks. The treks combine so many breathtaking landscapes and bring you so close to the base of 7,000 & 8,000 meters peaks including Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Annapurna south, Ganagpurna, and Mount Fishtail. At the end of trekking you will rest overnight at Jhinu Danda, By walking 15 minutes down hill from Jhinu Danda, you will reach Jhinu Hot Spring with bathing areas in the lap of the mountains, which will boost your tired body. Locals people believe that the waters have a healing quality that ease away your skin disease.

 

Trip Highlights

  • Cultural & UNESCO World Heritage Sightseeing in Kathmandu.
  • Natural bath in hot springs.
  • Spectacular mountain and glacier views.
  • Majestic view of world's highest mountains Annapurna (10th) and Dhaulagiri (7th).
  • Impressive sunrise and sunset views from Poonhill view point.

 

Itinerary

Arriving Kathmandu airport, Where Himalayan Excursion Nepal's representative meets you; transfer you to the related hotel as per your requirement. Overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast basis.

Our experience tour guide help you for sightseeing, we visit world heritage site in Kathmandu Durbar square, Patan Durbar Square, Pashupatinath (temple of Shiva), Boudhanath and Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple). Overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast basis.

Fly 25 minutes or drive 5-6 hours Kathmandu to Pokhara. Through this drive experience the stunning views of Trisuli Rivers and green forest. Overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast basis.

Our trek begins at Nayapul, an hour drive from Pokhara. After 20-minutes walk along the Modi stream, we reach at birethanti- which is a beautiful village that has plenty of tea shops and guest houses. We follow the left route through the village. Our trek will continue heading to Ulleri following the bank of the Burungdi stream. We climb slightly up to the valley of Hile (1,495 meters) and Tikhedhunga (1,525 meters). The trail leads steep up to Ulleri (2,073 meters), a large beautiful Magar village, through the stone slabs. Generally, this trek offers you memorable experiences of trekking in Nepal. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

Today, trail leads us to the Ghorepani, one of the popular destinations of Annapurna region situated at an altitude of 2,856 meters. Our trek gently ascends up to Banthanti (2,250 meters) through Oak and rhododendron forest. We then continue trek towards Ghorepani through Nangeythanti (2,460 meters). Today we walk approximately 5 hrs. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

Early in the morning climb up to Poonhill (3,210 meters) to see the panoramic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himalayan ranges as well as sunrise over the tolerable Himalayas. Experiencing the great views of Himalayan panorama from poonhill, we descend to Ghorepani. After breakfast, continue downhill trek to Tadapani (2,625 meters). The trail goes a long the ridges of rhododendron and pine forest till the Tadapani. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

Today’s trail descends to Kimrong stream through the Gurang village. Chhomrong offers you close views of Mt. Annapurna south and Hiunchuli and the virgin peak, Fishtail (Machhapuchchhre). Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

We descend to Chhomrong stream and again climb up to Dovan crossing through silent Rhododendron forest. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

We climb to Deurali through the Rhododendron and bamboo forest. The place located on the ridge of Hinko Cave and it is the trail most stretch subject to avalanche. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

The day begins with climb to Machhapuchhre base camp (3,900 meters) and to Annapurna base camp. The area is surrounded by the mountains and is known as Annapurna Sanctuary. This place gives you a spectacular view of Himalayas including Annapurna I, Annapurna south and Barah Shikhar. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

We trek back to Sinuwa with the remembrance of Annapurna south and the giant Himalayan peaks. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

Today, we will take bath at natural hot water spring at Jhinu. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

Our trek leads to another beautiful villages if this region, known as Potana crossing through Landruk, Tolka and Deurali villages. After Tolka its steps climbing through the forest untill Deurali from where you can see nice views of Pokhara and Mt. Dhaulagiri. Overnight at Lodge with Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner basis.

Finally, we complete our trek through the beautiful gurung village Dhampus from where you can see the panoramic views of Annapurna range, Fishtail and Himchuli as we descend to Phedi and then drive back to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast basis.

Early morning drive (5-6 hours) or fly (25 minutes) back to Kathmandu . Overnight at hotel with Bed & Breakfast basis.

Today is final departure so in free last minute you can buy gift to your family, friends or relatives for you untill you transfered to the International Airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination.

Includes/Excludes
    • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle.
    • 4 Nights twin sharing hotel accommodation in Kathmandu.
    • 1 Night twin sharing hotel accommodation in Pokhara.
    • Full day Kathmandu sightseeing tour by private tourist vehicle.
    • Professional English speaking tour guide for Kathmandu sightseeing.
    • All standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch & dinner) during the trek.
    • Best available lodge/Guesthouse accommodation during the trek.
    • License holder English speaking trekking guide for entire trek.
    • Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 Porter).
    • Food, accommodation, salary, equipment, medicine & insurance for all staff.
    • Necessary entry permits fees & traveler TIMS card.
    • Company provide sleeping bag & duffel bag (to be returned after trip completion).
    • All necessary pick up drop by tourist vehicle.
    • All government & local taxes.
    • International airfare & necessary airport taxes.
    • Nepal entry visa fees at present USD 25 for 15 days, USD 40 for 30 days and USD 100 for three month.
    • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
    • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early from mountain or late departure.
    • Temple and monasteries entry fees during Sightseeing in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
    • Travel insurance which covers emergency rescue & evacuation.
    • All personal & bar expenses in Kathmandu & during the trek.
    • Tips for trekking staff & driver (tipping is expected).
    • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc) & any other expenses which are not mentioned above.
Fixed Departures (Dates & Availability)
Start date Finish date Availability Price Booking
05-Mar-2019 21-Mar-2019 Available $1300 Book Now
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Essential Trip Infos

Taking us to the most iconic base camp of all at the foot of the greatest mountain in the world, Mount Everest (8848m), this is one of the world's classic treks. Walking through Sherpa country past cultivated fields and small villages, we have time to acclimatise before reaching spectacular high altitude scenery: the incredible monastery at Thyangboche, views of Ama Dablam, Everest and other mighty Himalayan peaks. As well as reaching Base Camp, we have the opportunity to climb Kala Pattar (5545m) for a magnificent view of the highest mountain on Earth.

We also offer Expedition Departures with the exclusive opportunity to spend two nights camping at Everest Base Camp in spring, at a time of year when the climbing parties are preparing for their Everest summit attempt. Please see trip code TNTA for further details.

Faq

Annapurna Base Camp trek is suitable for any kind of person who is moderately fit, no previous experience is required. To condition yourself for the trek, some physical fitness programs such as walking, running, swimming and hiking are recommended before you embark on your journey. Any person suffering from a pre-existing medical condition or diseases must seek medical advice before considering any trek. 
 

Yes, our company representative will be there to greet you. He will be displaying your name outside the airport terminal. You will be transferred to your hotel by our private vehicle. 
 

Best season for trekking is usually March-April and October-November but Annapurna Base Camp trek can be done in February, June, April, May and December as well. 
 

Weather in the mountains is very difficult to predict. At night it is generally cold and the days are generally warm. The temperature could be as high as 30 degree Celsius to minus 15 degree Celsius low.  
 

Depending on nature of travel we provide different vehicle service. We provide tourist vehicles for sightseeing, city tours and airport pickups-drops. We provide tourist bus transfer service from Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu. We book flight ticket through Simrik air, Buddha Air, Yeti air for the flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and vice versa. 
 

There are landline telephone in some village along the trekking routes from which you can contact with your family and friends. Some place there is also internet access which you can use by paying some charges. Also you can buy sim card for your cell phone by giving your Xerox copy of your passport and PP size photo. 
 

In the cities, off course yes but once you are outside of the cities, all you have to pay in cash. Also you have exchange the currency in Nepali rupees before you go outside the cities. 
 

Yes, charging facilities will be available in every guesthouse & lodges but sometime there maybe load shedding problem so it’s better to bring power bank or spare batteries. 
 

There are many restaurants available in Kathmandu and Pokhara city where you can find any delight of your choice. But in trekking route most of the teahouses menu you may find noodles soup, steam mo:mo, daal bhat, green salad, finger chips, eggs, potatoes, fresh vegetables. You can get tea, coffee, hot lemon, hot chocolate. Every day breakfast, lunch, dinner will be at a lodge. 
 

Lodges mostly serve the vegetarian meals so there is no problem at all for vegetarian. Also we always recommend our clients to eat vegetarian meals to avoid food poisoning. Non-veg meals at the high altitude are not safe for the stomach. 
 

Hot water in bucket will be provided for shower and you have to pay for hot water. 
 

Yes, they have received training from NATHM (Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management).They has also received high altitude first aid training from KEEP (Kathmandu Environmental Education Project). 
 


Actually tipping is not compulsory, but small gesture of thanks to your guides and local porters. The level of the tip should reflect the level of satisfaction from and personal involvement with your guide.

Yes, there are a plenty of options and choices to extend your holiday before or after your main trip. Click here 
 

Review and Ratings
Christina
Christina

Reviewed on 2018-02-20


Best trip ever in the lap of Himalayas

Taking us to the most iconic base camp of all at the foot of the greatest mountain in the world, Mount Everest (8848m), this is one of the world's classic treks. Walking through Sherpa country past cultivated fields and small villages, we have time to acclimatise before reaching spectacular high altitude scenery: the incredible monastery at Thyangboche, views of Am

a Dablam, Everest and other mighty Himalayan peaks. As well as reaching Base Camp, we have the opportunity to climb Kala Pattar (5545m) for a magnificent view of the highest mountain on Earth. Taking us to the most iconic base camp of all at the foot of the greatest mountain in the world, Mount Everest (8848m), this is one of the world's classic treks. Walking through Sherpa country past cultivated fields and small villages, we have time to acclimatise before reaching spectacular high altitude scenery: the incredible monastery at Thyangboche, views of Ama Dablam, Everest and other mighty Himalayan peaks. As well as reach

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