Annapurna Base Camp Trek

    All about the Annapurna Base Camp Trek.

    Trip Highlights / Price : 1200 Usd

    • One of the most beautiful villages, the Ghandruk village, of Gurung people celebrate culture, traditions and practices together.
    • Moderate, pleasant hike passing through Modi Khola bank, dense alpine forest in Annapurna Conservation Area.
    • Mind settling sunrise view of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna ranges, Nilgiri and other accompanying peaks from Poonhill viewpoint.
    • The trail is full of exotic flora and fauna inside Annapurna Conservation Area.
    • Beautiful villages, waterfall, rainforests, and incredible alpine biodiversity awes you at Annapurna Base Camp.
    • Alpine hike between Macchapucchre Base Camp and Annapurna Base Camp.
    • Overwhelming experience as the awe-inspiring view of the 10th highest mountain of the world, Annapurna I, with other peaks including Annapurna II, Annapurna  III, Annapurna IV,  Annapurna V, Annapurna South and Gangapurna.
    • Behold and experience all the fantastic, diverse faces of  Majestic Mountain Macchapucchre.
    • 360-degree mountain view of mountains like Annapurna South and Annapurna Glaciers.
    • Bath in the hot spring water at Jhinu dada.

    Base Camp Trek to Annapurna

    Annapurna Base Camp Trek is one of the most admired treks in the mountains of the Annapurna region. The trail goes through the lush rhododendron forests, high-altitude landscapes and terraced rice paddies. Moreover, the Annapurna Base Camp Trek is such a simple trek that you can enjoy it with your family. The Annapurna reserves a marvellous attraction for mountaineers as it holds many treasures for mountain lovers.

    What is the length of the Annapurna Base Camp Trek?

    Annapurna Base Camp Trek is 67km long and is typically ten days hike with regular tea house accommodation. If the weather becomes unpredictable,  the number of days will extend. Trek is moderate, so well prepared body is added advantage.

    How difficult is Annapurna Base Camp?

    Base Camp Trek to Annapurna is moderately graded with a total distance coverage of 70km in 8-10 days. Trek is one of the most fulfilling experiences, and all are needed a little preparation. Some cardio exercise, regular running, jogging, and some stretching will help you fully conquer the bells and whistles of gigantic mountains. If you are a regular fit and are a beginner trekker, this trek is Annapurna Base Camp won’t be any issue. However, the journey becomes much more accessible if you are more fit. And pass hiking experience is all added advantage.

    Trekkers who are okay with 6-7 days of trekking with a light pack can easily participate in this trek. The trail involves rocky mountains, steep ascents, narrow paths, descends, river banks, straight trails, and slippery and snowy trails.

    More Information

    This trek will take you to the incredibly eye-catching imperial peaks of Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Machhapuchhre, and Hiunchuli. On the return time from Jhinu Danda, you can have well-deserved rest in your body in the pleasant hot springs. In the Annapurna region, the restaurant and lodges are modern, esp. at the opposite Annapurna glacier, where you can have a variety of Nepali menus. Moreover, you will also see the old stones and slate-roofed houses in Ghandruk. On the other side, trekkers are advised to have the latest information on the trail conditions as there is a risk of snow slides between Himalayan Hotel and Machapucchre Base Camp.

    What to Expect

    Thus, be ready for the most excellent Adventure in the Mountains of Annapurna with this eight days Annapurna base camp trekking package of Duke Nepal Treks.

    Go for this eight days trekking plan to Annapurna Base Camp. Come, Join & Explore the Annapurna region with us. The trekkers shall be greeted by locals who will offer a glimpse of their tradition, culture & lifestyle life and incredible views and experiences.

    Similarly, the breathtaking scenery and awe-inspiring wonders of the Annapurna Sanctuary await on this unforgettable 13-day trek. From our destination, the Annapurna Base Camp, you’ll behold the craggy and shimmering south face of Annapurna I – the world’s 10th-tallest peak. We’ll steal glimpses of Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), called the “Matterhorn of Asia”.  As your guides guide you through the mountains and between cosy tea houses, you’ll meet the kind, welcoming locals. Similarly, you come to know that hospitality has no language. Furthermore, the Annapurna Base Camp is a trek more viable for many compared to the Everest Base CampNepal’s serene land is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for any reading Annapurna is therefore popular with adventurers with a varying range of expertise.

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    Annapurna Base Camp Trek 2024

    The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
    What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
    • Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by our car, van and bus
    • Accommodation as required by you or as specified in the appropriate itinerary
    • City tour with our guides in private car, van or bus if appropriate
    • All typical Meals during the trek (Breakfasts, Lunches, Dinners)
    • 3 Cup of teas during the trek
    • English speaking Guide depending on the place
    • Local staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek
    • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff
    • Airfares including taxes as appropriate for internal flight transfer which is a part of trekking itinerary
    • All our government taxes
    • Official expense
    • First aid kits
    • Map
    • Availability of Duke Nepal Personnel in emergency
    What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
    • Certain lunches and dinners as explained in the trekking itinerary
    • Your travel insurance which is compulsory
    • Your International Plane fare and airport taxes
    • Appropriate visa fees
    • Sightseeing not listed in the itinerary
    • Sightseeing not listed in the itinerary
    • Meals not listed in the itinerary.
    • Personal expenses such as room service, internet charge, laundry, drink, fax, telephone call, optional activities, etc
    • Personal trekking equipment and gear
    • Certain sightseeing entrance fees
    • Gratuities, tips to guides, porters, drivers, etc. (not compulsory)
    1. Day 1 Arrival Day in Kathmandu

      Our company representative will receive you at Kathmandu Airport and transfer you to the hotel. If your arrival is in the morning or daytime, you will have free time after hotel check-in during the day. In the evening, our senior Sherpa guide will meet you and give you a brief orientation about Annapurna Base Trek. After exposure, you will be transferred to a restaurant for a welcome dinner. After having dinner, you should go to the hotel overnight.

      • 3/4/5 Star Hotel or Tourist Standard
      • 20 Minutes
      • 1400m
      • Dinner
    2. Day 2 Drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu in Luxury Tourist Bus

      After breakfast, we leave our hotel early morning for a drive with scenic views along the road to Pokhara via Prithivi national highway. The drive could take roughly 7-8 hrs to reach Pokhara. We also have the option for a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara for 35 minutes. We then overnight at our hotel by the lake in the lovely ‘city of lakes’ inclusive breakfast.

      •   3/4/5 Star Hotel/ Tourist Standard
      • 7 Hours  OR  25 Minutes
      • 822m
      • Breakfast & Dinner
    3. Day 3 Drive to Jhinu and Trek to Chhomrong

      After a hot breakfast at the hotel, we take a private jeep to Jhinu via Nayapool. It is about a 2-and-a-half-hour drive which passes through the beautiful villages. Nayapul is the starting point of the Ghorepani and Annapurna base camp trek. Upon reaching Jhinu, we start our walk on the trail from Jhinu these days. During our jeep drive, we will be passing through impressive villages, a green forest, a stunning Kempty waterfall, a thrilling suspension bridge, and some stone steps along the Modi River to reach Jhinu Danda. Jhinu Danda is famous for its natural hot spring, where we can take a natural hot bath to relax our tired muscles. Furthermore, the views of Mt. South Annapurna, Hinchuli, and Fishtail make your stay more blissful at Jhinu Danda. We will trek the steep way up to Chhomrong village. Chhomrong is the largest local settlement along the route

      •   Tea House/Lodge/Guest House
      • 01 Hour
      • 1800m
      • 03-04 Hours
      • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    4. Day 4 Trek to Bamboo from Choomrong

      The trail descends on a stone staircase and crosses the Chhomrong River. We are climbing further on a rocky trail (beware of the stinging nettles). We reach Sinuwa at a 2350m. You drop a long, steep stone staircase into deep oak, Bamboo, and rhododendron forests. It is then a short distance on a muddy trail to Bamboo Lodge (2340m.). Stay overnight at the lodge.

      • Tea House/Lodge/Guest House
      • 2300m
      • 05-06 Hours
      • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    5. Day 5 Trek to Deurali from Bamboo

      Today is a bit longer hike up to Deurali. Still, we will forget all our pain because of the magnificent views of the Annapurna range, including Fishtail, Hinchuli, Gangapurna, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, II. We start our walk gently by ascending through thick bamboo, rhododendron, and oak forest. We cross the small bridge on the Modi Khola and continue climbing up the vast, boulder-scattered glacial valley. The Machhapuchhre looks very different now as the vegetation is sparse, mainly upland rhododendrons.

      • Tea House/Lodge/Guest House
      • 3700m
      • 06-07 Hours
      • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    6. Day 6 Trek to Annapurna Base Camp

      Today, We start our trekking crossing Modi Khola once again, and after following it for a while, we start climbing up to Machhapuchhre Base camp. The path follows through the alpine forest. After a short trek, you begin to approach Annapurna Base Camp (4130m.). From here, you can see the panoramic views of several peaks, which are all so clear. The views hereabouts will give you clear pictures that will linger in your memories for as long as it takes.

      •   Tea House/Lodge/Guest House
      • 4130m & 2500m(Dovan)
      • 06-07 Hours
      • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    7. Day 7 Trek to Bamboo from ABC

      Witness the breathtaking sunrise and panoramic view of the mountains early in the morning. The path descends up to Bamboo passing through forests with varieties of rhododendrons, oaks, and bamboo plants. Stay overnight at the lodge.

      • Tea House/Lodge/Guest House
      • 1800m
      • 05-06 Hours
      • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    8. Day 8 Bamboo to Jhinu Danda & Drive to Pokhara

      The trail goes steeply up to the Kuldi Ghar, and now the course is relatively flat until we reach Sinuwa. We trek gradually descending to the Chomrong Khola and go up a stone staircase that you think will never end for almost an hour until we get to Chomrong. The last part of the trail is steeply down to Jhinudanda. From the town, you walk down for 20 minutes to reach Hot Spring at the bank of the Modi Khola. We will have a jeep ride to Pokhara. Overnight at our hotel, inclusive breakfast.

      • 3/4/5 Star Hotel or Tourist Standard
      • 822m
      • 04-05 Hours
      •   01 Hour
      • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
    9. Day 9 Pokhara Rest Day

      On this Day we will have a full day of rest in Pokhara.

      • Breakfast
    10. Day 10 Pokhara Sightseeing

      On this day, We will have a full day of Pokhara Sightseeing including the city Guide. That Includes Monument fee and vehicle. (Taal Barahi Temple, Boating at Phewa Lake, International Mountain Museum, Gupteshwor Mahadev, Sarankot Sunrise, Peace stupa, Paragliding, Bungee on your choice )

      • Breakfast
    11. Day 11 Drive Back to Kathmandu

      After Having Breakfast at the Hotel, we will fly to Kathmandu or drive to Kathmandu depending on your budget.

      • Breakfast
    12. Day 12 Departure From Nepal

      After breakfast and our last day in Kathmandu, our vehicle and escorts will be on standby to drop you at the international airport three hours before our scheduled flight back home. At Glorious Adventure, meeting you has been a great honor, and we pray for your Safe journey home and will reflect on the beautiful times we spent together. Bon Voyage!!! We hope to see you again someday…

      • Breakfast