Tour Details

  • 15 Days(s)

  • Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

  • English

  • 4500

overview

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is one of the most amazing trekking spots across the world which is popular among both the internal as well as external tourists of Nepal. This trekking journey is your chance to get an inside view into the life of the Himalayas along with culture, lifestyle, and traditions. This journey begins with a flight (30 minutes) or drives (seven hours) to the city of lakes, Pokhara from where you drive to the place named Phedi to start the trekking journey to reach Annapurna Base Camp.

You will get the opportunity to enjoy the scenic beauty of West Nepal and explore diverse landscapes in this journey. You will come across different villages, terrains, wildlife, vegetations, people, and culture which will make this journey a marvellous experience. You walk across different Magar, Thakali, Tamang and Gurung villages; you will be warmly welcomed to the communities. And, you move through a beautiful forest of rhododendron and pine enjoying the view of snowy peaks on the backdrop.

Tour Highlights

Trip Duration

  • 15 days

Maximum Elevation

  • 4130 meters

Transport Facility

  • Bus/Car/Flight

Difficulty Level

  • Moderate

Accommodation Facility

  • Tea House

Meals Provided

  • Breakfast at Pokhara and Kathmandu and all three main meals while trekking

Favourable Season

  • Feb to May and Sept to Dec

Group Size

  • One to thirty

Communication Facility

  • Available

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Itinerary

  • 30 Minutes
  • 3 Star Hotel

You will be received by our representative at the airport who will transfer you to the hotel of your stay. Overnight stay at a hotel in Kathmandu.

  • 5 Hours
  • 3 Star Hotel

On this day, we head out for a fun tour around Kathmandu exploring the major tourist attractions like the Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambhunath Stupa, and Patan Durbar Square. Swoyambhunath stupa is a very popular Buddhist Stupa which is over two thousand years old and has to offer an amazing view of the whole Kathmandu city. We go for a tour around Patan which is one of the ancient cities of Kathmandu valley. This tour will give us a close view of the culture and art of Nepal. Overnight stay at the hotel in Kathmandu inclusive of breakfast.

  • 6 Hours
  • 3 Star Hotel

You will be picked up by our trekking staff at 6:30 in the morning to take you to the tourist bus stop from where we head to Pokhara. Pokhara is known as the city of lakes and has to offer the amazing sight of Machhapuchhre and Annapurna ranges along with Lamjung Himal, Manaslu, and Dhaulagiri. This marks the beginning of our trek. Overnight stay at the hotel inclusive of breakfast.

  • 4 Hours
  • Guest House

On this day, we start our journey of ABC trek as we reach Nayapul from Pokhara via drive in a private vehicle. We move along the river, Modi and get to Birethanti (1015 meters) and then walk along the north bank of the river Bhurungdi. We ascend along the valley side to reach Hile (1495 meters). After ascending for a short time, we get to Tikhedhunga which is at an altitude of 1570 meters. The walk is comparatively easy and is short on this day.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 5 Hours
  • Guest House

We walk along a steep path to reach Ulleri which is a big Magar village situated at an elevation of 2070 meters. We walk through beautiful rhododendron and oak forest to get to Banthanti (2250 meters). We head to Nangethanti (2460 meters) and then reach Ghorepani (2840 meters) and walking for an hour.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 6-7 Hours
  • Guest House

Early in the morning, we make our way to Poonhill to savor the view of sunrise amidst the glistening Himalayas. We can enjoy the majestic views of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna ranges in the morning. We can even see Mustang and Pokhara from Poonhill along with the panorama of over twenty peaks. We head back to Ghorepani after having coffee. We grab breakfast at Ghorepani and walk eastwards climbing a ridge. The path descends across pristine waterfalls and green rhododendron forests before we get to Tadapani. Overnight stay at Tadapani.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 6 Hours
  • Guest House

We descend through lush green rhododendron forest. We walk across beautiful terraced land and then climb uphill )five kilometres) and then walk past waterfalls and get to a suspension bridge. We have some ups and downs after which w finally reach Chhomrong; our overnight stop.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 4-5 Hours
  • Guest House

From Chhomrong, we walk many stone-filled steps to get to Chhomrong Khola. W walk past a bridge above the river and ascend uphill to reach SInuwa. We cross the amazing forest to reach Kuldihar. We have an easy, gradual descend to Bamboo and stay there overnight.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 3-4 Hours
  • Guest House

We walk across a bamboo forest to then climb uphill along a steep trail to reach Himalaya Hotel; from here the forest is cleared and we can savor the sight of the beautiful glacial river down. We get to Hinku cave and then move down to a river from where we move up to reach Deurali where we can relax enjoying the stunning views of nearby hills and the majestic Dhaulagiri mountain. Overnight stay at Deurali.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 5-6 Hours
  • Guest House

We move along the valley with a steep climb up. We walk across rocky cliff which can get steep. We move across a flat trail before we move to Machhapuchhre Base Camp. We can enjoy amazing views of Gandharvachuli, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, Annapurna I, III and south. We move up to reach Annapurna Base Camp where we can have a wonderful time enjoying the Himalayan panorama. We stay overnight at ABC.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 7-8 Hours
  • Guest House

We move down to Machhapuchhre Base Camp and then the places like Deurali, the Himalayan hotel as well as Dobhan to reach Bamboo. We move downhill easily on this day. Overnight stay at Bamboo.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 5-6 Hours
  • Guest House

We head back to the village of Chhomrong where we eat lunch and then descend to the valley of Modi Khola. We move down to Jhinu Danda and stay here overnight. We see rain forests as well as farmlands on the way. We can relax for the rest of the afternoon.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

  • 6-7 Hours
  • 3 Star Hotel

We move forward to reach Nayapul from Jhinu Danda. We get lunch on the way and head back to Pokhara. Overnight stay at a hotel in Pokhara.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Lunch

  • 6 Hours
  • 3 Star Hotel

On this day, we return to Kathmandu and in the evening, we have delicious cultural dinner to celebrate the completion of the adventurous trekking journey. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

Meals Provided: Breakfast, Dinner

  • 30 Minutes
  • None

You shall be taken to the airport before your scheduled flight from where you take the flight back to home or your next travel destination.

Meals Provided: Breakfast

What’s included/excluded

Price Included

  • Airport pickup and drop off facility
  • Accommodation facility at a three-star hotel at Kathmandu and Pokhara inclusive of breakfast
  • Accommodation facility in a teahouse inclusive of all three main meals while trekking
  • Delicious farewell dinner
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu via tourist coach
  • Experienced guide proficient in English and porters (one for two clients); covers salary, equipment, insurance, food, lodging, and flight
  • Important permits and paperwork (TIMS, ACAP)
  • Medical kit
  • Government as well as local taxes

Price Excluded

  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Roundabout tickets to and from Kathmandu
  • Charge for additional baggage
  • Entry fee for monuments while sightseeing
  • Dinner and lunch at Pokhara and Kathmandu
  • Accommodation for extra nights in Kathmandu as well as Pokhara due to early arrival or late departure and other external events exceeding the itinerary timeline
  • Travel insurance and rescue arrangement
  • Expenses for personal items like laundry, phone calls, battery recharge, bottled water, additional porters, shower and so on
  • Tipping to porter and guide

cancellation

Note that free cancellation is available if done at least 30 days before departure; the deposit is non-refundable after that.

Good to know

  • Jersey or warm fleece jacket/ fleece wind stopper jacket
  • Wind and waterproof jacket
  • Lightweight trekking boots/light leather boots
  • -20 Sleeping bag (can be bought or rented at Kathmandu)
  • Day pack which has a waistband
  • Waterproof shell jacket with breathable fabric
  • Down jacket or vest (optional)
  • Lightweight gloves
  • Gloves or mittens which are heavyweight and waterproof
  • Light balaclava/ fleece hat
  • Sun hat
  • UV protection sunglasses