Annapurna Base Camp Trek -14 Days

Destination:
Nepal
Trip Grade:
Moderate
Activities:
Trekking
Duration:
14 days

Our 14 days trekking package to Annapurna Base Camp is one of the most exciting treks to be around the foothills of the magnificent range of Annapurna and Machhapuchhre (or Fishtail mountain) that provides the trekker with an opportunity to be immersed in the beauty that unfolds amidst the white snows. Keeping the foot on the courtyard of the formidable Himalayas fills a person with the sense of achievement and pride. This trek offers an opportunity to embrace the enormity of the mountains, and experience to be dipped in the scenic diversity with a close watch to the cultural legacy of the communities inhabiting along the trail, a period of relaxation among the subtropical flora and fauna along with the waterfalls, temples and other cultural ensembles. Trekkers feel the moments of being pampered by the awesome view of the sunrise over snow-glittering peaks from Poonhill and an occasion to navigate from rice paddies to layered hills. The most awaited treat shall be the occasion to capture the ranges of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Tukuche Nilgiri, Manaslu, Machhapuchhre and Tarke kang among the others along the trail.

Our trekking starts from Nayapool. We begin the trek to the Annapurna Base Camp with the trek to Tikhedhunga. The destination is reached as we traverse through the scenic, culturally rich and ethnic villages of Ghorepani, Chomorong, Dovan and Deurali. We occasionally pass through the bamboo, rhododendron and oak forest that hosts a variety of flora and fauna species and savor the views offered by the Annapurna region. Annapurna Base Camp is seen waiting to host the assemblage of the trekkers as we reach the base camp, the Centre stage of the natural amphitheater, surrounded by Annapurna I, Gaganpurna, Fang, Machhapuchhre and Tare Kang (Glacier Dome). Hot water bath at Jhinu Danda makes you forget the fatigue of moving along the trail. Observing and mingling with the locals end up with the hospitality and an insight into the local lifestyle. An unforgettable memory of Annapurna Base Camp Trek is sure to get imprinted in your heart and soul for long.Designed for the person with an average fitness,our 14 days trek to Annapurna Base Camp is a unique experience with a moderately demanding terrain.

 

Book now to experience this Magnificent Trekking with us !

 

Highlights of the Annapurna Base camp Trek-14 Days

  • Enjoy one of the busiest trekking regions in Nepal.
  • Stunning views of landscapes, terraces, lakes, forests and mountains.
  • Views of some of the highest mountain range, Dhaulagiri I (7th) and Annapurna I (10th).
  • Spectacular sunrise view over Annapurna mountain range from Poonhill.
  • Visit to Annapurna and Machhapuchhere base camp for spectacular glacier and mountain views .
  • Natural bath in hot springs at Jhinu.
  • This is the moderately difficult trek and pre-experience of trekking is not required.

 

Major list of equipment and clothing you would require whilst going on this trek-

  • Lightweight walking boots, spare laces.
  • Flash light, Toiletries with towels.
  • Sunglasses, Sunscreen with a high SPF factor.
  • Lip balm with a higher SPF factor.
  • 2 shorts, A water proof jacket with hood .
  • 2 cotton T-shirts, 2 trousers – (loose and comfortable), Waterproof pants.
  • Gloves, Sun-hat, One pair of sandels, Woolen hat, 2 pairs of thin and 2 pairs of thick woolen socks.

 

 

Includes and Excludes

Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop off on both international and domestic flights in a private vehicle.
  • 2 night accommodation in Kathmandu in a Three star Hotel on twin sharing basis with Breakfast and welcome drinks on arrival.
  • 2 night accommodation in Pokhara in a three star Hotel on twin sharing basis with Breakfast .
  • All Applicable Hotel Tax Included
  • Teahouse/Lodge accommodations during the trekking days.
  • Full board meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during trekking days.
  • Well experienced ,English-speaking and government licensed professional trekking guide.
  • Porters ( 1 porter for 2 client with max load of 20kg).
  • All staff costs including Meals, accommodation, salary, Insurance, equipment, and transportation for guides and porters.
  • All ground transportation in a tourist bus for Kathmandu to Pokhara route (Ktm-Pkr-Ktm) along with taxes on the route.
  • Other transportation and driving fees in Pokhara – Nayapul route.
  • TIMS card and required fees for Annapurna Conservation Area Project.
  • Sleeping bag, Duffle bag, Down jacket( to be returned after the completion of the trip).
  • Trekking map for your personal use.

Excludes

  • Nepal Visa application fees.
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu and extra baggage charges in domestic and international flight.
  • Additional days accommodation expenses except as per schedule.
  • Travel and rescue Insurance.
  • Expenses incurred due to strikes, political unrest etc.
  • Soft / Hard drinks and meals that is not included in itinerary.
  • Personal expenses like communication, laundry, shopping.
  • Personal trekking equipment.
  • Tipping is expected but not compulsory.

Hotel Details

Kathmandu

Hotel Samsara Resort

Just like the oasis in a desert, Samsara Resort lies away from the hustle and bustle of the traffic in Kathmandu, yet it is near to all major shopping locations. Due to our strategic location you can have easy access to all popular tours and things to do in Kathmandu.....

Hotel Holy Himalaya

Holy Himalaya is ideally located on a quiet street in bustling Thamel, the major tourist hub of Kathmandu ,yet is only a minute’s walk from many international restaurants....

Pokhara

Hotel Barahi

Conveniently located on Pokhara’s prominent place “Lakeside”, Hotel Barahi boasts some stunning views of the Annapurna & Machapuchare Himalayas, Phewa Lake as well as easy access to the thriving lake street...

 

 

Flight and Vehicle Details

 

Travel Nepal Bus services

Travel Nepal Bus services are run by highly qualified people in the field of tourist vehicles. Our team has been able to provide the best of ever updating services in the field of tourist vehicles in Nepal. 

Vehicle-Mahendra Scorpio

We offer Mahendra Scorpio jeep for your local travel with experienced local deriver .Maximum 7 people (including driver) can be seated in the Jeep. .

 

Fixed Departures

Start Date End Date Pax Booking Status
Mar 2, 2019 Mar 16, 2019 - - Booking Closed
Mar 9, 2019 Mar 23, 2019 12 Available Book Now

Trip Map:

Itinerary

Mar  9.Arrival at TIA Airport Kathmandu and transfer to the Hotel.

Upon arriving at the Tribhuvan International Airport you shall be welcomed and greeted by our representative. After that you shall be transferred to the hotel in a private vehicle where you will be greeting with welcome drinks.Overnight in Kathmandu.


Mar 10.Kathmandu to Pokhara (800m) by tourist Bus .

Today we shall head for Pokhara,the journey on road is a 6-7 hours journey with nice green views.The journey from Kathmandu to Pokhara is really exciting and  an entertaining journey. Overnight in Pokhara.


Mar 11. Pokhara to Nayapool (1100m) by private vehicle then trek to Tikhedhunga. 1550m (3 / 4 hrs).

This is the day when we shall begin the trek to the vicinity of the majestic Annapurna Massif.The day shall begin with the drive to the beginning point of the trek that is the settlement of Nayapool.After reaching Nayapool we begin the introductory trek to the village of Tikhedhunga.Overnight in Tikhedhunga.


Mar 12.Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani 2780m (5 / 6 hrs).

A diverse and scenic trekking trail is in store for the trekkers today. We shall begin the trek with a steep climb to the village of Ulleri past a hydroelectric plant and a twisting trail.Crossing the Bhurungdi River once again, we traverse along a winding trail past the villages of Banthati and Nayathati before reaching to the much awaited Ghorepani village.Overnight in Ghorepani.


Mar 13.Hiking an hour to Poonhill for sunrise (3210m) and trek to Tadapani. 2650m (5 / 6 hrs).

Today an uphill climb of about an hour shall take you to the summit of the hill to witness the mind-blowing view of sunrise over the glittering and lofty Himalayas.After getting immersed in the strikingly beautiful scenery, we trek down to base of the hill for refreshment and trek towards the destination for today, the village of Tadapani.Overnight in Tadhapani.


Mar 14.Trek from Tadapani to Chhomromg 2170m (5 / 6 hrs).

We start from the village of Tadapani and we trek past the settlements of Kimrong, Taulung and the ridges of Kot Danda.The village of Chhomrong is mostly inhabited by Gurung community and has office of Annapurna Conservation Area, besides the culturally rich settlement and amazing landscape around the village. Overnight in Chhomrong.


Mar 15.Trek from Chhomrong to Dovan. 2600m (5 / 6 hrs).

Our trek starts by a descent to the village of Bamboo through rough and rocky terrain.Crossing suspension bridge in the trail we reach to the destination of Dovan village after some walking that has gradually increasing elevation with each step towards the destination. Overnight in Dovan.


Mar 16.Trek from Dovan to Deurali. 3230m (5 / 6 hrs)..

Beginning the trek after breakfast through the bamboo forest we have a quaint trek that has gradual ascent in the beginning followed by fewer steep sections. As we move to higher altitudes from the village of Dovan the vegetation becomes sparser, view of the river and valleys appear more magical and terrain starts becoming rocky and gradually difficult. Overnight in Deurali


Mar 17.Trek from Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp. 4130m (5 / 6 hrs) .

Get yourself prepared for the ultimate destination of this trekking expedition today as we are set to witness the Annapurna Peak up close from the Annapurna Base Camp.This scenic landscape is surrounded by sky-piercing peaks of Hiuchuli, Annapurna South, Annapurna I and III, Gaganpurna peak, Machhapuchhre Mountain and others. We have an overnight stay here to witness one of the most remarkable sunset and sunrise views.


Mar 18.Trek from Annapurna Base Camp to Dovan. 2600m (5 / 6 hrs).

After an astonishing day at the Annapurna Base Camp, we retrace our steps through the corridor like trail between the Annapurna glacier and the high hills besides several peaks overlooking the trail. After turning right we pass through the familiar trail with Modi River below to the left and the majestic Machhapuchhre Peak to the right. Through the suspension bridges, rough terrain and rocky path, marvelous landscape we descent to the settlement of Dovan. Overnight in Dovan.


Mar 19.Trek from Dovan to Ghinu. (Natural Hot Spring) 1780m (4 / 5 hrs).

The downhill trek continues as Passing through the other settlements of Chomorong past a bridge and on a steep stone steps and to a junction past Taulung where we take on the left trail that shall lead us to the Ghinu Danda. This hamlet has the natural hot water spring that is relaxing to the trekkers and seemingly takes away fatigue of the adventurers. Taking our time in the spring and exploring the surrounding area, we stop here for today. Overnight in Ghinu.


Mar 20.Trek from Ghinu to Nayapool (1100m) 5 / 6 hrs, then drive to Pokhara by private Jeep..

After soothing the aching body of ours, we leave the Ghinu Danda and head to the starting point of our trek the small settlement of Nayapool. After some refreshment we head for Pokhara in a drive by a private jeep towards your hotel.Overnight in Pokhara.


Mar 21.Pokhara to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus .

After completing the exciting, adventurous and enriching trek in the Annapurna region and exploring the natural beauty of Pokhara valley, we return to the Kathmandu through the inland route and that takes around 6-7 hours .After reaching Kathmandu you shall be transferred to the hotel of your stay.Overnight in Kathmandu.


Mar 22.Final Departure.

This marks the official end of this adventure in the hills and Himalayas of the western region of Nepal. You shall be transferred to the Tribhuwan International Airport at least three hours prior to your onward flight. You may engage in some other activities if you have booked with us.