Total Duration:15 Days
Trip Grade:Moderate to Strenuous
Meals:Breakfast in cities, all foods in trek
Accommodation:Hotel and Guest Houses
Max. reaching Altitude:4200m Base Camp
Max. Sleeping altitude :4200m Base Camp
Best Season :March - May / Sept - Nov
Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is one of the most effective classical trekking in Annapurna conservation area. You can observe typical settlement of Nepali ethnic teams and their ancient life vogue from close to. Naturally, rich Annapurna space is a house for more than 450 specific birds, flora, and fauna, as well as the house of wild animals. Trekking route is passing through a peaceful landscape, rhododendron forest, spectacular mountain views including some of over 8000 meter of Annapurna (8091m) and Dhaulagiri of 8167 meters. The total days of trekking are depending on your timeframe. Since there are driving facilities in beginning and ending of the trekking and another option to fly or drive to trekking starting point Pokhara.
15 days is the very suitable itinerary for Annapurna Base Camp Trekking without rush and including some exploration in Kathmandu and Pokhara cities. The first day of trekking is to drive or fly Pokhara, a natural city from Kathmandu. Pokhara provides lots of adventure and easy activities. Drive to Nayapool another day and start trekking to Annapurna Base Camp. Ghorepani and Poonhill is a key point of this trekking to observe typical villages and Spectacular Mountain views around. Every day of walking provides different views of spectacular mountains and experience of different cultures. Mt Dhaulagiri, Tukuche peak, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Nilgiri, Annapurna I, Barahasikhar, Fishtail, Gangapurna, Annapurna III and other small peaks are spectacular around in this trekking. Annapurna Base Camp Trekking route is facilitating with comfortable tea houses as an accommodation and hygienic foods.
The altitude of Annapurna Base Camp is 4200 meter and this is the best point we have a tendency to reach. With 7 days of walking, reach base camp. After outlay unforgettable day in base camp, return to Pokhara at intervals another three days. On the way back, we fancy taking natural hot bathtub in Jhinu. There are optional ways in which back if you love to pay another additional day in Annapurna areas. A way of Ghandruk village, Landruk and Dhampus villages are choices to add to your itinerary. As per your timeframe, budget, interest Touch Kailash Travels and Tours ready to operate trekking to Annapurna Base Camp.
Best Time to Trek Annapurna Base Camp Trekking
The best season of Trekking Annapurna Base Camp is in autumn and in spring Month (March to May).
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel (1350m) we discuss about trekking and other arrangement if time permits. Overnight at Hotel
Day 02:Drive to Pokhara (6 hours – 827m) Evening exploration. Overnight at Hotel
Day 03:Drive to trekking point and trek to Ulleri (5/6 hours – 1960m). Overnight at local guest house
Day 04:Trek to Ghorepani (4 hours – 2860m). Overnight at local guest house
Day 05:Hike to Poonhill (3210m) early in the morning and Trek to Tadapani (6/7 Hours – 2630m). Overnight at guest house
Day 06:Trek to Sinuwa (6/7 Hours – 2350m). Overnight at guest house
Day 07:Trek to Deurali (5/6 hours – 3200m). Overnight at guest house
Day 08:Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (5/6 Hours – 4130m). Overnight at guest house
Day 09:exploration of Annapurna Base Camp and trek down to Bamboo (5/6 hours – 2335m). Overnight at guest house
Day 10:Trek to Jhinu (6/7 hours - 1760m). Overnight at guest house
Day 11:Trek to Nayapool (4 Hours) and drive back to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel
Day 12:Sightseeing in Pokhara. Overnight at hotel
Day 13:Drive back to Kathmandu with tourist bus (6 Hours) Overnight at Hotel
Day 14:Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley. Overnight at Hotel
Day 15:DepartureDownload Detail Itinerary
Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel (1350m) we discuss about trekking and other arrangement if time permits. Overnight at Hotel We pick up you from International airport of Kathmandu. It is just 20 minutes’ drive from airport to your hotel. If time permits, we talk about trip and prepare your equipment.
Day 02Drive to Pokhara (6 hours – 827m) Evening exploration. Overnight at HotelAfter your early breakfast, drive with tourist bus to Pokhara. It is 6 hours driving with tourist bus via prithivi highway. Driving way itself is mountain and scenic road. Transfer to hotel and overnight.
Day 03Drive to trekking point and trek to Ulleri (5/6 hours – 1960m). Overnight at local guest house After your breakfast in Hotel, drive one and half hour to Nayapool. Start trekking to ulleri. Starting of the walking is easy walking in flat land crossing many local villages. At the end, one and half hour tough uphill walking and reach at Ulleri. You could start to view Annapurna South and Himchuli from here
Day 04Trek to Ghorepani (4 hours – 2860m). Overnight at local guest houseTrekking route start from thick forest and bank of deep river. As a whole route is easy uphill. Sounds and birds and other wild animals are surrounding. We pass small village called banthati and reach Ghorepani. Ghorepani provides panoramic mountain views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Gangapurna range.
Day 05Hike to Poonhill (3210m) early in the morning and Trek to Tadapani (6/7 Hours – 2630m). Overnight at guest house Early in the morning we hike to poonhill. Reach at poonhill before sunrise. Poonhill is the hillside walking 1 and half hour from your lodge, provide panoramic mountains and best sunrise view. Come back to lodge, take your breakfast and start trekking to Tadapani. Forest, rivers, deep George valley consist during walking. Last hour serious uphill makes you tire
Day 06Trek to Sinuwa (6/7 Hours – 2350m). Overnight at guest houseStart walking downhill to the river. Cross several villages and enjoy local hospitalities with spectacular mountain views. We plan to reach sinuwa from our actual reaching place of Choomrong, which help us to maintain next day’s route and be at higher altitude to acclimatize our body
Day 07Trek to Deurali (5/6 hours – 3200m). Overnight at guest house Trekking path follow bank of Madi River. Path became narrow and lots of ups and down. Walking through dense forest of Bambbo, Rhododendrons trees. We won’t meet much local villages but there are several places where only tea house are for trekkers and those are limitation in number
Day 08Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (5/6 Hours – 4130m). Overnight at guest house Important day of the trek today reaching at Annapurna Base Camp. Gentle climb through river side at your first start. Strenuous climb again from bagar to Machhapuchre base camp. We will view very dramatic view of Mt. Machhapuchhre, Annapurna range, himchuli and other peaks. Another 2 hours gentle climb to Annapurna Base Camp.
Day 09exploration of Annapurna Base Camp and trek down to Bamboo (5/6 hours – 2335m). Overnight at guest house Morning exploration of Annapurna Base Camp. The panoramic view of massive Annapurna range, Machhapuchre, Gangapurna and hundreds of other Himalayas with best sunrise view is your life time experience. All the way down hill trekking back to bamboo.
Day 10Trek to Jhinu (6/7 hours - 1760m). Overnight at guest house All the way trekking down to Jhinu today. The same way back up to Chhomrong and take next way down to Jhinu danda. You can take natural hot bath at natural hot ponds.
Day 11Trek to Nayapool (4 Hours) and drive back to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel We trek down to Nayapool. The last walking trail in this trekking. We take our own vehicle and drive back to Pokhara. The trekking path takes 4 hours maximum and another 2 hours’ drive to Pokhara.
Day 12Sightseeing in Pokhara. Overnight at hotelAfter your breakfast, start sightseeing in Pokhara. David Fall, Gupteswor Mahadev, International mountain museum and boating at Fewa Lake. We also can cover a hiking or driving tour to world’s peace stupa.
Day 13Drive back to Kathmandu with tourist bus (6 Hours) Overnight at HotelWe start driving from Pokhara. It is 6 hours driving with tourist bus via prithivi highway. Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel
Day 14Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley. Overnight at Hotel We start sightseeing in Kathmandu valley. Cover historical places of UNESCO heritage sites. A hindu temple, A biggest Buddhist stupa and a oldest palace. Transfer to hotel and rest.
Day 15Departure We transport you to International airport for your final departure
Trip insurance is important documents. Touch Kailash Travels and tours do not need your insurance policy for permit and visa confirmation. it is only for your secure and immergency. make sure your insurance cover travelling up to 5600 miter altitude and cover Emmergency rescue and Medical bills.
Oxygen level is less at higher altitudes. The inclement weather and high altitude induces certain illness generally not encountered over the plains. Headache, nausea, lassitude, lethargy, breathlessness, general uneasiness [malaise], high irritability, light loss of balance, disorientation, incoherence and insomnia are a few. It is common to all irrespective of the age, sex and physical fitness. Gradual acclimatization is the best answer. Tranquilizers, sleeping dose and strong anti-biotic must be avoided. Some of symptoms indicate that the body mechanism is readjusting to new environments. The best idea is deliberately slow down all the activities and follows the following rules:
You are advised to own a small waist pouch or document bag to manage the following documents properly;
Note: Touch Kailash Travel provide you big bag and small day carry bag for Yatra
Note: Down Jackets and Sleeping bags will be provided on returnable basis at Kathmandu for the Yatra
PERSONAL & GENERAL ITEMS TO MAKE YOUR JOURNEY ENJOYABLE
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