Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu [1,338m] Transfer to the Hotel. (Car).
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara [970 m]. "B". (06-07 hrs).
Day 03: Drive to Nayapul trek to Ulleri [2,020 m]. "B,L,D". (Drive 01-01:30 Hours). Trek (05-06 Hrs).
Day 04: Trek to Ghorepani [2,810 m]. "B,L,D" (Trek 03-04 hrs).
Day 05: Sunrise trip to Poonhill and trek to Chule [2,375 m] via Tadapani [2,630 m] "B,L,D". (Trek 05-06 hrs).
Day 06: Trek to Chhomrong [2,170 m]. "B,L,D". (Trek 04-05).
Day 07: Trek to Deurali. [3,200 m]. "B,L,D". (07-09 hrs).
Day 08: Trek to Annapurna Base camp [4130 m]. "B,L,D". (04-05 hrs).
Day 09: Trek to Bamboo [2,310 m] or Sinuwa "B,L,D". (Trek 07-08 hrs).
Day 10: Trek to Jhinu Danda [1,760 m] (Hot Spring) . "B,L,D" (Trek 04-05 hrs).
Day 11: Trek to (Deurali) Pothana [1,890 m]. "B,L,D" (Trek 06-07 hrs).
Day 12: Trek to Phedi drive to Pokhara [970 m]. "B,L,". (Trek 02-03 hrs+ Car 30 m.).
Day 13: Fly to Kathmandu [1,338m]. "B". (Car+Flight+Car).
Day 14: Trip ends! Fly back home, taking with you the memory of a life time. "B". (Car).
Note: If the above itinerary does not meet your needs, we can design individualized travel plans based on your preferences.
Annapurna Base Camp (Sanctuary) trek is well-liked moderate Plus (Reasonably demanding trekking at altitude up to 4,500 meters with trip to higher elevation and could include treks away from Villages on ill-defined mountain trails) and passable nature trek through diverse landscape and prosperous culture with pleasing sunrise and sunset from Poonhill (3,210m), great Himalaya views, terraced fields, charming Gurung, Poon Magar, Thakali villages (with their great hospitality), natural hot spring, waterfalls and a broad variation of flora and fauna. The trail leads you to the Annapurna Base Camp 4,130m/13,549ft, which is one of the most famous trekking routes in Annapurna region. This trek offers you to witness 3 mountains above 8,000m. Annapurna Base Camp trekking offers you the lavish views of Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Tukuche Peak (6,920m), Nilgiri North (7,061m), Nilgiri Centre (6,940m), Nilgiri South (6,839m), Annapurna I (8,091m), Fishtail (6,993m Machhapuchhre), Gangapurna, Tent Peak, Annapurna South (7,647m), Hiunchuli, Annapurna IV (7,525m), Annapurna II (7,937m), Lamjung Himal (6,988m), Manaslu (8,156m) and many other trekking peaks along with beautiful sunset and sunrise.
Adventure Treks Nepal's Annapurna Base Camp (Sanctuary) Trekking begins from Kathmandu upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport. The Capital city of Nepal, also known as the city of Temples, Stupas, Monasteries as well as rich Culture and old history. After having good rest in Kathmandu we start our trip to Annapurna Base Camp with Himalayan flight (25 minute) to Pokhara, gateway to the Annapurna Base Camp, during the flight you will see the great view of the Himalayas (from right side of the airplane), lakes, villages and terrace fields or drive 6-8 hrs along the Trishuli and Marshyangdi River. Pokhara is best known for its tranquil atmosphere and the beauty of the surrounding countryside. If we drive normally we arrive by mid afternoon so you have time to explore or relax as you prepare for the journey ahead.
After having good time in Pokhara we then take a scenic drive to Nayapul which takes about 1hour and 30 minute. From Nayapul we start our trekking through Birethanti (a small village set at the foot of the Modi Khola and Burungdi Khola at around 1,130m) where we check our Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) and Trekkers' Information Management Systems (TIMS) permit and continue our trekking. While trekking through the trail we pass Sudami, Hille (1,520m), Ulleri, Banthanti, Ghorepani, (2,810m) (A beautiful village inhabited by the Poon Magar community, that used to be a rest stop where ancient traders found water (Pani in Nepali) for their horses (ghora in Nepali) ).
Very early in the morning we head to Poonhill (3,210 m) (from where will see breathtaking view of some of the most famous Himalayas peaks in the world including Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I, Manaslu and many more.) to see beautiful sunrise with great mountain views. We continue our trek to Deurali, Banthanti, Tadapani, chule.
The trekking continues as we pass through Chhomrong (2,170 m.) a beautiful gurung village. We trek down to the Chhomrong River along the Modi Khola (River), and we walk uphill to Sinuwa then Kuldighar at 2,350m from where the trek goes to Dovan via Bamboo while we see different types Rhododendron and Bamboo forest. Further trek to Himalaya Hotel 2,900m, Hinko Cave and Deurali 3,200m from where the view changes to sharp arid landscape. We gradually ascend to Annapurna Base Camp 4,130 m (our destination) via Bagar and Machapuchere Base Camp (3,700 m.) above the sea level. We observe the magnificent view of the majestic Fishtail (Tail of the Fish, Machhapuchhre) Mountain along with other broad mountains such as Annapurna-I, Gangapurna, Annapurna South, Hiunchuli and many other peaks. Also good view of sunrise and sunset over the Himalayas.
After the accomplishment of our goal of reaching Annapurna Base Camp we trek back to Chomrong (same way). The climax of the trek allows you to enjoy the relaxing bath at the natural hot spring in Jhinudanda. The journey continues as we trek to Phedi via New Bridge, Himalpani, Landruk, Tolka, Bheri Kharka, Deurali, Potana, Dhampus from where we take a drive (30 m) to Pokhara where we spend a night. In Pokhara you enjoy your time like boating in Phewa Lake, walking around the market (Shopping) or go to the bar (Restaurants) just before you fly back to Kathmandu.
After the memorable time in the Himalayas (Annapurna Base Camp Trekking), you enjoy your last Night in Kathmandu. You will be transferred to the airport according to your flight time. You will fly back home with lots of good memories that last lifetime. "Namaste" !
Highlights of Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Additionally, the highlights of this trek are Ghorepani Poonhill and Chhomrong villages, Annapurna Basecamp (4130m) and Jhinu (Natural hot spring); along with terraced fields and tropical fruit tree along the trails. Despite great height and surrounding peaks and ice walls, the valley floor between 12,000 and 14,000 ft. provide comfortable camping in good weather. The memories of being on the heart of the Himalayan thrilling views of Annapurna; will last forever on Annapurna Basecamp Trek.