Nepal Annapurna Base camp Trek
Plan Holidays Offer you a magnificent view of the Annapurna range and a mixed culture of Gurung village that will provides you Magnificent view of South Annapurna , Himchuli and Fishtail again for last minutes to explore the Himalayan beauties in this region and Magars with special Nepal Annapurna Base camp Trek Discount Package. Annapuran (8,091) is the 10th highest mountain range which is the most exquisite. While the foothills are dominated by diverse ethnic groups with their charming villages and terraced farms, higher reaches are pristine roved only by shepherds. ABC is also known as Annapurna Sanctuary. You will be passing through beautiful villages, forests and hot springs. The entire surrounding area of the Annapurna region is protected by the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) within the 7,639 kilometer square range.
This area possesses the Kali Gandaki, the world deepest gorge. The trail goes alongside terraced rice paddies, lush rhododendron forests and high altitude landscapes with the Annapurna Range in view most of the times. The journey to its base camp is one of the most popular treks on earth. About two-thirds of the trekkers in Nepal visit the Annapurna region. During this trekking period you have get to enthralled by the enormous glaciers, an occasion to walk through rice paddies, rhododendron and pine forests, temples, waterfalls; a prospect to watch the sunrise over the spectacular snow capped peaks. Trekking in this region is the best insight into the Nepalese mountain lifestyle, ethnic diversity and a moderate adventure in the Himalayas. You will enjoy with Nature, Culture, localities and friendly peoples are inhabitants of the area. The area is easily accessible, hotels in the hills are plentiful, and treks here offer a good scenery of both high mountains and lowland villages. This foothill trek make a way to the Annapurna Base Camp through cultural communities of Nayapul ,Tikhedhunga, Ghorepani, Tadapani, Chhomrong, Bamboo, Dovan, Jhinu Danda Machhapuchre Base Camp also passing intermittently through forested hillsides wondering awesomely at the affluent spectacular sceneries the Annapurna region has to offer its admirers.
|Day 01:||Drive to Pokhara|
|Day 02:||Drive to Nayapul & trek to Tikhedhunga|
|Day 03:||Trek to Ghorepani|
|Day 04:||Poon Hill sunrise, trek to Tadapani|
|Day 05:||Tadapani trek to Chhomrong|
|Day 06:||Trek to Dovan|
|Day 07:||Trek to Machhapuchhare Base Camp (3700M)|
|Day 08:||Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) (4130M)|
|Day 09:||Trek to Bamboo|
|Day 10:||Trek to Jhinu Danda|
|Day 11:||Trek Back to Pokhara|
Day 1: Drive to Pokhara
We leave early in the morning from Kathmandu and make our way along river valleys, past terraced fields to Pokhara. It takes 6 – 7 hours drive with the local tourist bus.
Day 02 :Drive to Nayapul & trek to Tikhedhunga
After breakfast you drive from Pokhara to Nayapul (1035m). The drive is around 1 hours by bus (around 46 kms). After the drive you cross the suspension bridge over the Modi Khola river and ascend slowly through terraced fields and classic mountain villages up from the river valley to Tikhedhunga.Driving time: approx. 1 hours Trekking time: approx. 3 hours Heights: Tikhedhunga 1540m Overnight in tea house.
Day 03 :Trek to Ghorepani
You have a steep ascent to get you going and then a more gradual uphill walk takes you to your lodge at Ghorepani. You will pass through some delightful villages and the beautiful, dense rhododendron forest so characteristic of Nepal at these altitudes. If the weather is clear you will see stunning mountain views from Ghorepani, making the climb well worth it!Trekking time: approx. 6-7 hours Heights: Ghorepani 2750m Overnight in tea house.
Day 04 :Poon Hill sunrise, trek to Tadapani
You get up early to hike to Poon Hill (3210m) for sunrise; Approx. 1 hour hike; Distance approx. 2 Kms. After breakfast back in Ghorepani you trek onwards to Tadapani through rhododendron forest. If you are lucky you will see some wild animals, such as langur monkeys climbing through the trees. There are excellent views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhare from Tadapani.Trekking time: approx. 4-5 hours to Tadapani Heights: Poon Hill 3210m, Tadapani 2710m Overnight in tea house.
Day 05 :Tadapani trek to Chhomrong
A short distance after Tadapani, the trail veers northwards and comes out into a small clearing before dropping sharply to Chiukle, where there are a few lodges. A maze of small paths leads down through terraced fields to a large suspension bridge over the Kimring Khola. After the bridge, we climb up past a school and along the terraces to the small village of Klisigo Chiukle. After a while we will see a succession of waterfalls. From here the trail climbs a little, continuing along the terraces to join the main Ghandrung – Chomrong route. Chomrong itself is a beautiful village, typically Gurung in style, situated in the lap of the great Annapurna massif. Chomrong has evolved into two separate settlements, new Chomrong at the top (2040m) and old Chomrong below (1950m), the main part of the village. Chomrong is the highest permanent settlement in the valley.Trekking time: approx. 4 – 5 hours Heights: Chhomrong 2100m Overnight in tea house.
Day 06 :Trek to Dovan
The trail descends from Chhomrong to cross Chhomrong Khola before climbing steeply through a rhododendron and bamboo forest, up the west bank of the Modi Khola. Immediately after leaving, you reach the small settlement of Khuldi Ghat before another steep descent into the valley. The trial follows the river through another tiny settlement known as Bamboo which has some tea houses and crosses three streams before arriving at Dovan (2430m) and overnight rest.Trekking time: approx. 6 hours Heights: Dovan 2430m Overnight in tea house.
Day 07 :Trek to Machhapuchhare Base Camp (3700M)
This morning you start a long climb through intermittent bamboo forest. The valley becomes increasingly hemmed in by ever steeper slopes and there are regular streams crossing on the trial. You can also have some rest at Himalaya Hotel (2873m) before climbing to Hinko(3139m), a short path to Deurali(3231m) and on through Bagar to reach Machhapuchhare Base Camp.Trekking time: approx. 5 hoursHeights: Machhapuchhare Base Camp 3700mOvernight in tea house.
Day 08 :Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) (4130M)
This is a short a hike of around two hours following the left hand tributary of the Modi khola to reach the destination of the famous ABC.Trekking time: approx. 2 hours Heights: ABC 4130m Overnight in tea house.
Day 09 :Trek to Bamboo
It is around 7 hours mostly downhill walk.Trekking time: approx. 6-7 hours Heights: Bamboo 2300m Overnight in tea house.
Day 10 :Trek to Jhinu Danda
5-6 hours walk Trekking time: approx. 5 hours Heights: Jhinu Danda 1700m Overnight in tea house.
Day 11 :Trek back to Nayapul – on to Pokhara
We can enjoy a final down hill walk through forest and villages for about 5 hours to Nayapul. From here we drive for about 1 hour back to Pokhara where our trek ends and we can enjoy a shower and relax on this stunning lakeside town enjoying the memories!Trekking time: approx. 5 hours Driving time: approx 1 hours
Included in Trip Price
- All meals (Breakfast/lunch/dinner with teacoffee)
- accommodation in teahouses
- a guide
- sleeping bag
- down jackets
- ground transportation
- entry permits
- all necessaries for Nepalese staffs(all meals, accommodation in tea houses, equipments, insurance.
Excluded in Trip Price
- Any bar bills (alcoholic drinks, mineral water, cold drinks), cigarettes, clients personal insurance, any kind of unforeseen expenses etc.