Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

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Duration Duration
15 Days
Start and End Point Start/End Point
Kathmandu/Kathmandu
Best Seasons Best Seasons
Mar-Jun, Sep-Dec
Trip Grade Trip Grade
Easy
Nature of Trip Nature of Trip
Trekking
Meals Meals
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Flight Transportation
Flight
Maximum Altitude Max. Altitude
4130m, ABC
Accommodation Accommodation
Hotel and Lodge
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Annapurna Base Camp TrekkingAnnapurna Base Camp Trekking Trip Highlights for 2022 and 2023

  • Trek in the holy mountain (Fishtail) zone
  • Scenic drive (optional flight) from Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu route
  • Scattered ethnic Gurung and Magar communities, their cultural influence and unique lifestyles
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Project and its biological diversities
  • Distinct Annapurna greenery towns like Ghandruk, Poon Hill, Chhomrong
  • Astonishing sights of soaring peaks- Mount Annapurna, Fishtail, Dhaulagiri, Himchuli, and more peaks
  • The natural amphitheater of Annapurna Base Camp at 4130 meters
  • Seasonal festivals and cultural vibes of the local Gurung communities

Overview of Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking (ABC) is a moderately adventurous journey in the northwestern part of Nepal. Surrounded by the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP), trekking in Annapurna Base Camp offers a brilliant Himalayan experience exploring the natural and cultural diversity. Having various options for trekking trails in Annapurna Base Camp, Annapurna Base Camp Treks via Poon Hill are the best-recommended route, which offers enough time to enjoy the perfect scenery along with acclimatization. Annapurna Base Camp trekking is as famous as Annapurna century trekking as well. We are always ready to advance booking the Annapurna Base Camp trekking for 2022 and 2023, contact us on WhatsApp at +977 9851033819 or email us now

Consisting of straightly ascending and descending routes, trek to Annapurna Base Camp via Ghorepani begins from Nayapul, after driving an hour from the excellent town of Pokhara, which is about 5 hours driving west from Kathmandu. The initial route is gentle and goes through the terraced hillside. Heading further, the moderate trail embarks climbing several up and down the route through the rhododendron and oak forests. Almost the trail has got quite a similarity except for the upper section. Trekking from Machhapuchhre base camp is from relatively a thin air region to the Annapurna Base Camp ( The elevation is 4130 meters above sea level).

Likewise, exploring nearby the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking offers delighting attractions of the Himalayas and its neighboring giant rocky boulders. It can be observed well even from Poon Hill (3210 meters) including Mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Himchuli, Nilgiri, and Fishtail, but the enclosed sceneries surpass your imagination. The sunrise view over the 10th tallest peak in the world with 8091 meters, Mount Annapurna shines with golden rays of the sun. The tranquil location of the Himalayas has been surrounded by snow peaks from three sides.

Similarly, the ethnic culture of the local Gurung and Magar communities is vibrating in Annapurna Base Camp trekking. At every overnight stop, they greet you with amazing smiles and offer amazing meals ranging from typical Nepali, Indian, Chinese, and continental items. They run tea houses with clean accommodations providing basically sufficient services. The hospitality, unique cultural lifestyles, and celebrations make the treks to Annapurna Base Camp vividly incredible. By taking a bath at 32 degrees Celsius in natural hot water, you can release your trekking tiredness.

The best seasons for the magnificent Annapurna Base Camp Trek include spring and autumn. The wonderful weather and exploring the best views begin from March, April, and May to September, October, and November. Besides the hike, Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour takes you to the paradise of Annapurna in a couple of hours round trip taking off from Pokhara.
Boundless Adventure arranges Treks to Annapurna Base Camp with professional guides and porters. At your request, we can customize the trek with a shorter and exciting itinerary too. Please, feel free to contact us for more detailed Annapurna Base Camp Trekking information, Annapurna Base Camp Trekking itinerary, Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Map, Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Cost and Budget at any time by email or WhatsApp at +977 9851033819 now.


Major Attractions in Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Pokhara

Pokhara is a brilliant town surrounded by giant Lakes and other diverse natural beauties. The shadow of Annapurna Himalayas dominates the picturesque Pokhara valley along with the greenery hillside. Pokhara offers a delightful memory of an excellent holiday with various activities like boating in the Phewa Lake, Paragliding, Sarangkot sunrise tour; explore David’s Falls, Mahendra Cave, Seti River gorge, and others. World peace pagoda is another amazing attraction in Pokhara.


Ghorepani

The picturesque and remotely located town of Ghorepani exhibits a dreamland for travelers. Flourished by the miracles of nature, it is surrounded by the rhododendron woods. The Upper section of Ghorepani itself is a viewpoint of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalayan ranges. This beautiful town is populated by ethnic Magar groups, which are rich in typical culture, customs, rituals, and lifestyles. Ghorepani is a gateway to Poon Hill (3210 meters), which is a dream destination for thousands of trekkers every year. Almost all the people in Ghorepani are involved in the tourism profession.


The magnificent viewpoint of Poon Hill

Poon Hill (3210 meters) offers the best memories for the trekkers in Annapurna. It is located above Ghorepani and the views of Mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail, Himchuli, Nilgiri, and the neighboring peaks. Trekkers often spend overnight in Ghorepani and climb up to Poon Hill and enjoy their incredible day taking abundant snaps of the Himalayas. The hilly gorges, hillside settlements, and variations in geography are dramatic scenery that can be explored from Poon Hill.


The elevation of Annapurna Base Camp trekking

The elevation of Annapurna Base Camp trekking is 4130 meters, surrounded by the mighty Himalayan boulders. The alluring alpine setting in the moderate temperature attracts thousands of trekkers every month. People also enjoy the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter tour with landing to explore the dynamic Himalayan vistas and picturesque setting. Several lodges in the Annapurna Base Camp offer accommodation to travelers, which remains snow-covered in winter. As trekkers can enjoy the trek even in winter, ABC remains always an exciting destination for adventure seekers.


 Annapurna Conservation Area Project

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking route lies in the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP), in northwest Nepal. Established in 1986, it has been spread in 7629 sq. km. ACAP is prosperous in biodiversity and is a treasure dwelling for 1,226 species of flowering plants, 105 mammals, 518 birds, 40 reptiles, and 23 amphibians. Rhododendron woods dominate the entire trekking trail, which offers diverse colors to increase the beauty of the trail in spring.


Meals and Accommodation in Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Boundless Adventure always arranges three stars hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara including breakfast and dinner in the Hotel. But, we can book the hotel according to your budget from one star to five stars hotel in every city. similarly, we are more than happy if you had been chosen your Hotel yourself either. However, let us know about your idea too. The hotel in trekking will be standard twin sharing based, with hot water for shower and warm heated dining hall.

Regarding the foods in Kathmandu, you can have breakfast and dinner in the Hotel but you will have Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner during the Annapurna Base Camp trekking (according to the itinerary) The foods are Nepali, Indian, Thai, Continental, Italian and Mexican, are available according to Menu, but we suggest local foods are more hygienic and testy too


Transportation to Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Transport for Annapurna base Camp Trekking west drive and flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Pokhara is the starting point of every Annapurna Trekking. It is 200 km far from Kathmandu. Normally, we provide a car as ground transportation from the international airport of Nepal, heritage sightseeing tour around Kathmandu and Pokhara for small groups, and van/bus for big groups.  Also, you can get a plane from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu. But From Pokhara to Nayapool and Nayapool to Pokhara will be ground transportation by car, van, and Bus.


Best season for the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Like the usual best season for adventure Annapurna Base Camp trekking, the best trekking experience can be grabbed from March to June in spring and September to November in autumn. The days are warmer and the best views of the Himalayas greet you throughout the trekking. However, if you are ready to face the frost challenge, December and January are great months for the ABC Trek. Packing the best warm outfits, one can complete the trek with an incredible Himalayan experience, which very few trekkers grab this type of adventure.


Annapurna Base Camp trekking Route Options

The best-recommended route for the trek to Annapurna base camp is via Poon Hill. The trail offers you enough time to enjoy the trek completely and at the same time acclimatizes you. However, some trekkers prefer shorter trekking due to their time limitations. For them, a 7 days trek via Jhinu is the best option. Likewise, ABC trekking can be started from Nayapul and move further via Ghandruk leaving the trail of Ghorepani Poon Hill on the map. The choice is yours and, please, leaves us the management part.


Himalayan Views along with the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking offers miraculous views of the miraculous Annapurna Himalayan chain along with the dazzling surroundings. Since the drive or flight to Pokhara, you get excellent Himalayan sceneries. Then the real aura is seen from the excellent viewpoint of Poon Hill at 3210 meters, including Mount Annapurna, Fishtail, Dhaulagiri, Himchuli, Nilgiri, and the neighboring peaks. It goes on hiding and seeks and heading further, trekkers will be surrounded by the giant boulders of the Himalayas. From the base camp, the Himalayas can listen to your gossip.


Annapurna Base Camp trekking Trekking Map

Boundless Adventure provides an Annapurna Base Camp trekking map that mentions all the route options, overnight stay camps, and altitude Chat details.


Annapurna Base Camp trekking Difficulty

Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a moderate journey, so the trek is defined as moderately adventurous. In the total of 115 km round trek, the route consists of numerous uphill and downhill climbs with stone staircases, which can be tiresome. Some of the sections are steeply up and down along with the walk through the rocky moraines. However, in winter, the trail becomes quite challenging after the snowfall to scramble through the snowy route. The trek leads you to 4130 meters altitude, so the higher part of the trek is pretty much adventurous with less oxygen altitude.


Fitness for Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

The Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is a moderately challenging excursion, which is accessible from various routes. With a steady walk through the switchback trail, even the immature trekkers can achieve the goal to reach the base camp.  However, having previous hiking experience would support walking around 4/5 hours every day. ABC trekking trail includes abundant stone staircases, so a steady pace is required. The trek is also suitable for family groups with children.


Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS)Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) generally occurs for the trekkers while heading above 2500 meters. It is a common thing that slowly exhibits the symptoms like dizzying and dehydration or even vomiting. The highest altitude of Annapurna Base Camp Trek is 4130 meters, which is not at the high risk of high altitude sickness. However, we can not underestimate the risk of catching acute mountain sickness. If you feel unexpectedly tiredness, insomnia, vomiting symptoms, you need to follow some procedures like:

  • Trek high, sleep low
  • Have warm meals with garlic soup
  • Drink penalty of warm water.
  • Drink ginger tea

Getting Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Pokhara (Nayapool to be specific) is the gateway of the Annapurna base camp trek. It takes about 6-7 hours to drive through the winding Prithvi Highway. According to the group size, transportation is managed by car/jeep/Hiace/bus. An alternative option is a flight, which is a half an hour flight from Kathmandu. Pokhara is a city surrounded by Lakes and shadowed by the Himalayan peaks. Nayapool is located at a 1.5-hour driving distance from Pokhara, from where the real excursion begins.


Travel insurance for Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Travel insurance is an essential part while heading off for trekking. Annapurna base camp trekking is a moderately adventurous trip, but still, this Himalayan journey and its risk cannot be underestimated. In the mid-winter time, the trail becomes adventurous and we need to have prepared for any type of emergencies that can happen on the trek. In case of any emergencies appear, you may need helicopter evacuation and you don’t need to worry if you have travel insurance.

 Annapurna Base Camp Trekking equipment

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is 4130 meters from Sea level. you need to have will trekking equipment, You can get Sleeping Bag and Down Jackets in Kathmandu and Pokhara for rent as well. But still, you need to have more equipment with you.

 Additional Supplies

  • It’s better to bring a portable solar charger or power bank with you while you are trekking in Annapurna Base Camp.
  • You may want to read books, make a journal, and writing pens, However, would you like to know about Climbing  Mount Everest? Check it out Into the Thin Air. 
  • Necessary to have Head Lamp with you.
  • Why not playing cards? for entertainment.

Miscellaneous 

  • Passport copy with Nepal visa
  • A little cash at least
  • Travel insurance from your own country.

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking - Frequently Asked Questions

Annapurna Base Camp is located in the Northwestern part of Nepal, surrounded by the Annapurna Conservation Area Project at 4130 meters altitude.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a moderate adventure that guides you from 750 meters (Pokhara) to 4130 meters (ABC) through the geographically diverse landscape.

The usual itinerary suggests 09 days trekking in the mountain. Others are arrival, departure, drive/flight back and forth to Pokhara, and sightseeing. In total, it will be at least 15 days.

Thousands of trekkers fulfill their adventure thirst with Annapurna Base Camp Trekking every year.

There are menus with variations in food items. Trekkers will get typical Nepali food items to the Indian, Chinese, and Continental.

There are also variations in accommodation style in Annapurna Base Camp Trekking. From the basic lodge to mountain five star hotel. But, almost all the lodges are neat and got a warm dining hall.

Of course. You will get mineral water in Annapurna. But, you need to buy it on your own. Besides, you can use the water purifier and drink it from nature too.

In most of the places, yes. But, you need to pay extra to use the wifi service. Sometimes, it may get interrupted due to the bad weather.

You can charge your mobile phone and laptop during the trekking in the lodges and hotels. But, you may have to pay extra for that.

There are two best suitable seasons for the Annapurna base camp trek- spring and autumn for the best views and wonderful weather.

You will need to walk approximately 5-6 hours a day on average. But, it really depends on your walking.

You need two types of permits for the ABC Trek. TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System) Card and Annapurna Conservation Area Project entry permit.

Annapurna Base Camp (4130m) is the highest point of this trek, which is surrounded by the giant Himalayan boulders.

Absolutely. There should not be any hesitation about it. People are so friendly here.

There are ATM facilities at the starting point (Nayapul) and in Pokhara. You can’t use the ATM service during trekking.

Yes, of course. We do arrange solo trekking. But solo trekking does not get porter unless paid separately.

We give you the trekking map after you arrive at the hotel from the international airport that depicts the height and details.

Yes, we do. We accept these cards in our office.

Sure. You can pay in advance through the online payment system or transfer to our bank account.

We manage all the required permits and paperwork. You get a TIMS card and Annapurna Conservation Area Project entry permit from Kathmandu and we proceed to obtain them from your documents.

TIMS card helps for information about trekking and safety along with the rescue of the guide and porters. Permits are necessary to enter into the national park and conservation area.

Annapurna Base Camp (4130 meters) is the highest elevation you sleep. This is the ultimate point of the trekking.

Altitude sickness is comparatively rare in ABC Trek, but in wintertime, it might happen. To increase the adaptation with the high altitude our guide recommends the meals and drinks.

On average, porters carry 10-12 kg stuff.

Local guides speak good English. Even if you need another language-specific guide, we manage them too.

It is better to book the trek quite early for the best trip arrangement. At least, a month earlier. So that, we can manage the best available lodges and hotels in the cities, which remain crowded in the season time.

You can exchange money in Thamel and other parts of Kathmandu along with Pokhara.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek begins and ends at Nayapul, located around 850 meters altitude.

Of course not. You can leave unnecessary stuff at the hotel and they will keep them safe.

Itinerary Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Itinerary

01

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel.

  • Car Car
    15 m
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Kathmandu
  • Altitude Altitude
    1380m

Welcome to Nepal. A representative of Boundless Adventure greets you at the international airport and transfers you to the hotel. In managing a short time, we have a brief interaction session, complete the payment, and discuss the rest of the activities in short. Overnight at the hotel.

Note: Local sim cards and money exchanges are available in the international airport of Nepal.

You can see mountain from airport of Kathmandu.
You can see mountains from the airport of Kathmandu.

02

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing.

  • Car Car
    6
  • Food Food
    B
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Kathmandu
  • Altitude Altitude
    1380m

Welcome to the city of temples and antique cultural monuments. After having breakfast, enjoy the day tour with sightseeing around the Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage destinations that are highly renowned and included in the UNESCO world heritage sites. In a day, we include three major sites- Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, and Swayambhunath Stupa. The historical and cultural facts of these medieval sites, beliefs, and devotion of people are amazing stories. Walking around and exploring the charisma of these historical sites with guided sightseeing are just magnificent. Then, back to the hotel and take a rest. In the evening, the guide meets you. Overnight at the hotel.

Pashupati Temple
Pashupatinath Temple, in Kathmandu

03

Day 03: Drive (optional flight) to Pokhara

  • Flight Flight
    20 m
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Pokhara
  • Altitude Altitude
    830m

Through the Prithvi Highway, a long and scenic drive exhibit how greatly the terraced hillside settlements are located alongside the River valley. The road is often switched back but a couple of stops at the restaurants offer you enough time to freshen and relax. It takes about 5 hours to reach Pokhara and transfer to the hotel and check-in. alternatively; you can fly to Pokhara, which is about half an hour flight from Kathmandu. Overnight at the hotel.

Airport in Pokhara
Pokhara airport

04

Day 04: Drive to Nayapul, trek to Tikhedhunga

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    3
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Lodge
  • Location Place
    Tikhedhunga
  • Altitude Altitude
    1500m

Enjoying a delicious breakfast at Lakeside of Pokhara, take a 1.5-hour drive to Nayapul, enjoying the variations of landscape and the Himalayas. Even the hillside territories around Pokhara are popular tourist destinations. Reaching Nayapul, begin the trek, and submit the trekking document at the Annapurna Conservation Area checkpoint at Birethanti. Catching the left side trail, the trek smoothly leads us to Tikhedhunga via Hile. Take a rest in Tikhedhunga or another option is to extend the trek to Ulleri. Overnight at lodge.

Hile Tikhedhunga Photo
Hile Tikhedhunga Photo Pokhara

05

Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    6
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Tea house
  • Location Place
    Ghorepani
  • Altitude Altitude
    2860m

Good morning in the countryside. Having breakfast, we pack our kinds of stuff and begin the excursion. From Tikhedhunga, first, we cross a steel bridge and energize to climb almost an hour steep hat falling uphill steps. Ulleri is the village located at this terraced hillside with beautiful lodges. Heading ahead, we reach Banthanti. If the belly demands, it’s the best point for having lunch with a beautiful glimpse of Mt. Annapurna and Fishtail. The trail further is gradual uphill through the rhododendron forest. In autumn, the forest becomes extremely alluring. The waterfalls, meadow, and isolated routes clearly project the way where the wanderers love to roam around. Overnight at the Hotel in Ghorepani

The Ghorepani Trekking Hotel
The Ghorepani Trekking Hotel Annapurna

 

06

Day 06: Trek to Tadapani

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    7
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Guest House
  • Location Place
    Tadapani
  • Altitude Altitude
    2630m

Getting the first kiss of the sunrays over the gigantic peaks of Mount Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range can be mind-blowing for you. We get up early in the morning (around 4.30 am) and begin our hike to Poon Hill, through the steep steps all the way for about 40 minutes. Placing the best spot, we witness the magnificent Himalayan scenery of Mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Fishtail, Manaslu, Himchuli, and the surrounding peaks in a panoramic shot. This is one of the best remarkable moments along the Annapurna base camp trek via Poon Hill. Then we climb down to Ghorepani, have breakfast, and embark on the trek. The trail is quite a steep uphill and downhill, we grove to Deurali and heads further to Banthanti for lunch. Then we walk through the plain terrain and after a couple of steep, we reach our targeted overnight point at Tadapani. Overnight at lodge.

Poon Hill
View from Poon Hill

07

Day 07: Trek to Chhomrong

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    5
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Lodge
  • Location Place
    Chhomrong
  • Altitude Altitude
    2040m

The view of Annapurna can be seen stunning from Tadapani too in the morning. So, a delightful view companies us for the breakfast. Packing the stuff, we march downhill through the rhododendron woods all the way to Kimrong. Crossing the stream, we follow the track to Chhomrong, which is a renowned village, populated by the typical Gurung ethnicity. The great location and magnificent hospitality of Chhomrong do not allow our exciting feet to move further and enjoy the breathtaking view of the Annapurna range and Fishtail. Overnight at lodge.

Chhomrong Hotel
Chhomrong Village

08

Day 08: Trek to Himalaya hotel

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    6
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Himalaya Hotel
  • Altitude Altitude
    2890m

Heading from Chhomrong after having breakfast, the excitement hints us back and forth with the picturesque scenery of the rugged countryside. We crawl towards the ChhomrongKhola, cross it, and ascend to the Modi River valley via Sinuwa and Bamboo, which is also our lunch stop today. Now, the trail follows the River and frequently it performs the game of hiding and seeks in the rhododendron woods along with a dense forest of bamboo and oaks. Passing a trailside canyon, we jump towards our destination today, which welcomes us with steaming meals and warm dining at Himalaya. Overnight at lodge.

Himalaya Hotel ABC
Annapurna Himalaya Hotel

09

Day 09: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    6
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Lodge
  • Location Place
    Annapurna Base Camp
  • Altitude Altitude
    4130m

A huge day following the magnificent Himalayan route that has been enlisted in the guide book all over the world, we commence the trek today from Himalaya to our ultimate destination. The soaring peaks are stand just on the forehead and the cool breeze surrounds us with a freshening touch. We pass through the narrow gorge, woods and cross the Hinku Cave that straightly escorts to Deurali. We cross the Machhapuchhre Base Camp on our way to ABC (Annapurna Sanctuary), located at 3712m / 12178 feet. We have lunch over here and continuing towards ABC, the adventure experience hits our mind as the giant rocky boulders surround us. While heading forward, we take a couple of rest and catch our breath so the excursion becomes more adaptable. The sanctuary welcomes us with the lodges and warm dining halls. Besides, the beautiful sceneries of Fishtail, Annapurna Massifs, along with several towering peaks greet us with salutation. Overnight at lodge/tea house in Annapurna Base Camp.

Annapurna Trekking Photo
Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Photo

10

Day 10: Trek to Bamboo

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    6/7
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Lodge
  • Location Place
    Bamboo
  • Altitude Altitude
    2350m

All that we leave at the Annapurna base camp is the memory of our footprints once we spend time exploring the breathtaking sunrise view over the snowy pinnacles. Hundreds of trekkers keep themselves busy taking pictures with these fantastic Himalayas in the background every day. Annapurna Base Camp is aptly called Annapurna Sanctuary, which we leave today after having breakfast. The downhill trek is easy as it gets towards the lower altitude, but the trembling legs challenge you, which ask you to take a rest in a couple of places. Including have lunch at the Deurali. However, we reach Bamboo for the final rest for today. Overnight at lodge.

The Lodge along the Annapurna Base Camp
Bamboo lodge in Annapurna Base Camp trekking

11

Day 11: Trek to Jhinu (Hot Spring)

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    4/5
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Lodge
  • Location Place
    Jhinu Danda
  • Altitude Altitude
    1780m

The downhill excursion continues after having breakfast at Bamboo. Some of the sections are steeply straightforward and some are tolerating. The trail is the same as we head to ABC all the way toChhomrung and have lunch over there. Then we descend toJhinuDanda (Hill), which is a great location for the overnight stay. Without doing any delay, we kick off towards the natural hot spring, which soothes your tired muscle and offers you a relaxed and comfortable aura. Trekkers often spend a couple of hours, taking a bath at 32 degrees Celsius water. It is important to bring sandals, towels, shampoo and undergarments with you so that you can change. Then we come back to JhinuDanda. Overnight at lodge.

Hot spring at Jhinu Danda
Hot spring at Jhinu Danda Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

12

Day 12: Trek to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara.

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    5
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Pokhara
  • Altitude Altitude
    830m

This is the final day of our trekking to Annapurna Base Camp via Poon Hill. After breakfast, trek down from Jhinu Danda (Hill) crossing one of the longest suspension bridges of the Annapurna region. walk along the right of the Modi Khola River, We don’t hurry as it’s a concluding part and reach the base point of Ghandruk, called Siwa. We continue to trek further to Nayapul exploring the greenery of the forests and the hilly landscape. Checking out from the ACAP checkpoint, we drive to Pokhara for 1.5 hours. Overnight at the hotel.

Birethanti Village
Birethanti Village in Annapurna

13

Day 13: Pokhara Sightseeing and boating.

  • Walking Hours Walking Hours
    4
  • Food Food
    B, L, D
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Pokhara
  • Altitude Altitude
    830m

Picturesque Mt. Fishtail and Annapurna greet Pokhara early in the morning. Trekkers find it amazing to take a boating tour in Phewa Lake (there are two more lakes- the Begnas Lake and Rupa Lake). Touring around this amazing town offers an opportunity to be encountered with the diversity of Pokhara including caves, David’s fall, World Peace Pagoda, and visiting Mountaineering Museum. Walking around the Lakeside with hip hop and Jazza, metallic to rap lyrics are other excellent attractions in Lakeside. Overnight at the hotel. (B,L,D,A)

Note: If you are still inter

The View from Pokhara
The View from Pokhara Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

ested to explore the Himalayas, take a helicopter tour to Mardi Himal Base Camp. Or alternatively, enjoy the adventure paragliding and ultra-light that takes off from Sarangkot and lands at the Lakeside.

 

14

Day 14: Fly/drive back to Kathmandu.

  • Food Food
    B,
  • Accommodation Accommodation
    Hotel
  • Location Place
    Kathmandu
  • Altitude Altitude
    1380m

Now, the time is to farewell to the city of Lakes. Early in the morning, take a drive to Kathmandu through the scenic Prithvi Highway with a couple of stops. Alternatively, take a half an hour flight back to Kathmandu from Pokhara and transfer to the hotel. Take a rest and set out for shopping for your loved ones. Overnight at the hotel.

Driving To Naya Pool.
Driving to Kathmandu

15

Day 15: Departure.

  • Food Food
    B
  • Location Place
    Kathmandu
  • Altitude Altitude
    1380m

If you still have time, Mount Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour and a mountain flight by plane are the best options for a wonderful Himalayan memory. The tour can be done in 4 hours by helicopter and an hour tour by airplane. Then, a representative of Boundless Adventure drops you at the international airport at your scheduled time. Thank you for letting us serve you during your adventure trekking to Annapurna Base Camp.

Note: Check-out time from Hotel 12:00 Noon

Airport of Kathmandu
Nepal Departure airport

Includes and Excludes Includes/Excludes

Cost Includes

  • Pick up and drop from the international and domestic airport by private vehicle.
  • Three stars hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara.with Dinner and Breakfast (Options)
  • Three times meals during the trekking (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
  • Private a/c transportation for sightseeing activities with a tour guide
  • Necessary trekking permits (TIMS card and ACAP entry permits)
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara by plane.
  • From Pokhara to Kathmandu by car (or flight ticket in extra coverage)
  • From Pokhara-Nayapul-Pokhara by private vehicle
  • From Nayapool to Pokhara by car (at the end of the trip)
  • A professional trekking guide with required porters (1 porter for 2 trekkers)
  • Salary for the guide and porters, their insurance, food, accommodation and transportation
  •  Trekking map, duffel bag for trekking.
  • If require Sleeping Bag (Refundable)
  • Down Jacket (Refundable)
  • Government tax

Cost Excludes

  • Heritage sightseeing entrance fee.
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Bar bills and hard dring.
  • Soft drinks.
  • Tips for guide and porters (expected)

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