Annapurna Base Camp Trek

11 Days

The ABC trek, also known as the Annapurna Base Camp trek, is an exhilarating adventure that will take you to the breathtaking Annapurna Base Camp. Situated at an altitude of 4,130 meters, this trek offers stunning views of the majestic Annapurna mountain range.

The route of the ABC trek is well-established and will take you through picturesque landscapes, charming villages, and lush forests. The cost of the trek can vary depending on factors such as the duration and type of accommodation chosen. We offer standard services and fixed days for the above price. It is advisable to compare prices and select a tour package that fits your budget.

Starting from Ghorepani, you will head east to Chomrong and then north into the Modi Kola Valley, which will lead you up to the Annapurna Base Camp. Along the way, you will encounter beautiful flowers, including Nepal’s national flora, the Rhododendron, especially during the spring season. You will also come across orchids, the impressive Machhapuchhre massif, and the deepest gorge, Kali Gandaki, during your trek.

Poon Hill is a viewpoint that offers stunning views of the Annapurna Base Camp and other peaks, as well as breathtaking sunrise and sunset views. This trek can be done in all seasons, although the Annapurna Base Camp may be closed during winter due to snow levels. The trek is particularly attractive during springtime when the vast rhododendron forests are in full bloom.

The Annapurna Base Camp trek provides a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture and interact with friendly villagers from different ethnic groups. Reaching the base camp is a rewarding experience as you will be greeted by towering snow-capped peaks, including the majestic Annapurna I. The ABC trek route offers panoramic beauty and the chance to capture unforgettable memories.

After spending time at the base camp, you will retrace your steps to complete your Annapurna Base Camp trip. This trek is a must-do for adventure enthusiasts, as it offers a perfect blend of natural beauty and cultural exploration.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu  (1400 m)
  • Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara by Tourist Bus / Option: Flight  (820 m) 6-7 Hrs Drive
  • Day 03: Drive from Pokhara  to Ghandruk  (1940 m) 5 Hrs  Drive 
  • Day 04: Trek from Ghandruk to Chhomrong  (2170 m)  5-6  Hrs Trek
  • Day 05: Trek from Chhomrong to Himalaya  (2920 m) 6 Hrs Trek
  • Day 06: Trek from Himalaya to Annapurna Base Camp (4130 m)  5-6 Hrs Trek
  • Day 07: Trek from Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo  (2310 m)  6-7 Hrs Trek
  • Day 08: Trek from Bamboo to Jhinu Danda  (1780 m)  6-7 Hrs Trek
  • Day 09: Drive from Jhinu Danda to Pokhara  (820 m)  5-6 Hrs drive
  • Day 10:Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus / Option: Flight
  • Day 11: Final Departure from Kathmandu

Trip Info

  • Some Places
  • 5-7 hours/day
  • 4130m
  • Whole Year
  • Thamel Kathmandu
  • Annapurna Region
  • 16

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Overview

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Overview:
  • Trek Duration: 11 days
  • Trek Grade: Moderate
  • Highest Altitude: 4130m
  • Accommodation: Lodge/tented house/homestay
  • Transportation: Overland & flight
  • Group size: 1 to 15 Pax
  • Best Season: March-May & Sept-Nov

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Highlights

  • Witness the Spectacular and close view of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, and Dhaulagiri.
  • Visit the famous heritage sites of Kathmandu.
  • Witness the beautiful village of Ghandruk.
  • Witness the exotic flora and fauna.
  • Witness the beautiful lake city of Pokhara.
  • Walk uphill to Sinuwa and pass through a beautiful forest to Kuldihar and reach our destination, the village of Bamboo.
  • Relish a beautiful view of Mt. Macchapuchhre, next to Mt. Hiunchouli, and many more.
  • Get a chance to enjoy the hot springs tonight by walking downhill from Jhinu Danda.

Itinerary

Maximum Altitude: (1400 m)

Meals: Breakfast,

Welcome to the city of great. Kathmandu. Our agents will pick up our lovely clients from Tribhuvan International Airport and transport them to one of the standard hotels in Kathmandu. Dinner in the Hotel. After that, you can stroll to the nearby distances yourself, like the Thamel area. Or you can experience the services in the Hotel.

Overnight stay in the standard Hotel in Kathmandu

Trip Duration: 6-7 hours

Maximum Altitude: Pokhara (828m/ 2690ft)

Meals: Breakfast,

We will pick you up after early morning breakfast and drive you to Pokhara. In Nepal, road excursions are a unique experience. Beautiful scenery may be found all along the trip. Mountains and rivers run to the side of the road for the most part. On the route to Pokhara, we’ll stop for lunch.

Pokhara is a famous tourism destination for both domestic and international visitors. We’ll be stopping in a lakeside hotel so you can enjoy a relaxing evening by the water. Pokhara is also known as the Lake City and has a touristy feel about it.

However, if you want to come to Pokhara via plane, we can make those arrangements as well.

Maximum Altitude: Ghandruk (1,945 m/6381ft)

Traveled Distance: 3-4 Km

Trek Duration: 30 min -1 Hr drive; 5-6 hours trek

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After Breakfast we will ride towards Nayapul. This is the place from where we will commence our hike. Today’s trek is simple as we mainly travel on the broad track. Then, there will be an ascending climb as the finish of today’s hike. Ghandruk is a charming village populated primarily by Gurung people. If time allows us then, we will tour the Gurung museum in the twilight.

Dinner and Overnight in Tea house at Ghandruk

Maximum Altitude: Chhomrong (2,170 m/ 7119.43)

Traveled Distance: 5-6 km

Trek Duration: 6-7 hours trek

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner

Commence your day with a tasty breakfast. Today we will witness breath-taking mountain views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and Gangapurna. Then, we will begin our hiking towards beautiful Kimrungdanda. The trails after Kimrungdanda are very narrow, which drops to Kimrung Khola. The hiking route then isascending to Chere Danda, accompanied by a descending and soft hike to Chhomrong. Chhomrong is a pretty village situated on the knees of the enormous Annapurna massive.

Dinner and Overnight in Tea house in Chomrong.

Maximum Altitude: Himalaya (2920 m)

Traveled Distance: 5-6 km

Trek Duration: 5-6 hours trek

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

After a mouth-watering breakfast, we will bid farewell to Chhomrong and go towards Chhomrong Khola. We will pass the river on a suspension bridge and ascend high to the Modi Khola on its west bank. The trail proceeds along the west shore of the Modi Khola valley through the thick bamboo forest. It occasionally drops to cross minor rivers, but trails are ascending continuously and reach the village of Doban.

Dinner and overnight at Himalaya.

Maximum Altitude: Annapurna Base Camp (4130m)

Traveled Distance: 5-6 km

Trek Duration: 5-6 hours trek

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

We hope you had a great sleep. Today, we will proceed toward ABC. The path continues joining Modi Khola, which leads us to Bagar, a grassland. Climbing ahead, we reach the base of Fishtail, Machhapuchhre Base Camp, where we halt for our lunch. After lunch, we resume our journey towards Annapurna Base Camp with fantastic mountain views, which will take around 2-3 hours. On arrival at ABC, we get a superb panorama of the south face of Annapurna. The scenery we could see from Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) is simply enchanting.

Dinner and Overnight at ABC Teahouse.

Maximum Altitude: Bamboo (2,310 m/ 7578.80ft)

Traveled Distance: 6-7 km

Trek Duration: 7-8 hours trek

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner

Start your day witnessing the beautiful panorama and eating a delicious breakfast. We return our tracks towards Bamboo. Today’s trekking route is mostly downhill, and we will be adopting the same trail we used to arrive at the base camp. We spend the night in Bamboo.

Dinner and Overnight in a teahouse at Bamboo

Maximum Altitude: Jhinu Danda [1,760 m/ 5774.80ft]

Traveled Distance: 5-6 km

Trek Duration:5-6 hours trek

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner

After breakfast, we begin our hike towards Khuldighar. We will climb uphill up to Khuldigar. Then, by declining towards Chhomrong Khola. After that, when we hike downhill to Jhinu Danda, we could discover a natural hot water pool that heals the aching body. We could spend some time in the hot water spring.

Dinner and Overnight in Tea house at Jhinu Danda

Maximum Altitude: Pokhara [970 m/ 3182ft]

Traveled Distance: 47.7 km

Trek Duration: 6 hours walk, 1-hour drive

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Today Morning after breakfast we start to pack up our luggage and were ready to drive to Pokhara on the way we see different villages and rivers nearby. Rest for the night. Give yourself some time to unwind from stress.

Dinner and overnight stay in a hotel at Pokhara

Maximum Altitude: Kathmandu (1300m/ 4265.09ft)

Trip duration: 5-6 hrs.

Traveled Kilometers: 200 km

Meals: Dinner

After breakfast, we bid farewell to the stunning lake city of Pokhara and towards our journey for Kathmandu. Experience the scenic trip with hills while traveling to Kathmandu. After arriving in Kathmandu, we have the rest of the day off to rest or do some souvenir shopping. To mark the successful completion of our journey, we will have a farewell dinner in the evening. Enjoy delicious Nepali Cuisine on behalf of our agency.

Dinner and Overnight Stay in Kathmandu.

Meals: Breakfast

Enjoy your last day in Nepal. We hope you had good memories with us. At the time of the flight, our people will drop you at the airport. Have a great flight, and choose us if you want to revisit Nepal.

Includes/Excludes

Price Includes

  • Airport pick up & final departure by private vehicle.
  • Welcome & farewell cultural dinner.
  • Three nights’ accommodation in Kathmanduand and 2 Night at Pokhara with breakfast.
  • All needed ground transportation mention on the itinerary.
  • A day three meals (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) on your choice from the menu during the treks.
  • Standard tea house during the treks.
  • An excellent government licensed holder guide including all his meals, accommodation, salary, transportation, insurance & many more…
  • A strong porter (2:1) one porter carrying two member’s bags including all his meals, accommodation, salary, transportation, insurance & many more…
  • Sleeping bags and down jackets provided and to be returned after the trip is complete.
  • All needed permit & national park fees.
  • Trekking route map.
  • First aid kid box including oximeter & pulse meter checker.
  • Seasonal fruits.
  • An emergency helicopter rescue services, if in case.
  • An achievement certificate.
  • Government tax & service charge.

Price Excludes

  • Personal expenses as like the phone & camera charging, hot shower, wifi
  • All kind of drinks as like mineral water, beer, tea, coffee, juice, Coke, Fanta, and hard drinks.
  • Extra an activities, in case if you have an extra day on your holidays.
  • Extra nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu, in case if you return earlier from the treks.
  • Lunch & dinner during stay in city.
  • Tips to guide & porter
  • Travel insurance.
  • UNESCO entrance fee

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek
From $900
/ Adult