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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

4.8 (55)
Annapurna Region
21+ booked
13 days
Highest Elevation
4,130m / 13,550ft
0 yrs

Tour Overview

The Annapurna Base Camp trek is a remarkable adventure that takes you to the heart of the Annapurna mountain range in Nepal. This trek is known for its stunning scenery, rich cultural experiences, and a sense of achievement as you reach the base camp of one of the world's highest peaks. Over the course of approximately 7 to 12 days, you'll embark on a journey through diverse landscapes, from lush forests and terraced fields to alpine meadows and towering glaciers.

The trek begins in Nayapul, a small town near Pokhara, and follows well-established trails that wind through traditional villages inhabited by Gurung and Magar communities. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the local culture, interact with friendly locals, and gain insights into their customs and traditions. The warmth and hospitality of the people you encounter will leave a lasting impression.

As you ascend higher, you'll witness breathtaking panoramic views of snow-capped peaks, including the majestic Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Machapuchare (Fishtail), and many more. The highlight of the trek is reaching Annapurna Base Camp, located at an altitude of 4,130 meters. Standing amidst this natural amphitheater of towering mountains is an awe-inspiring experience that leaves you with a profound sense of accomplishment.

The Annapurna Base Camp trek offers a perfect blend of natural beauty, cultural immersion, and physical challenge. The well-maintained trails, comfortable tea houses along the route, and the support of experienced guides make it accessible to trekkers of various fitness levels. Whether you're an experienced hiker or a first-time adventurer, this trek is an opportunity to create unforgettable memories, witness the grandeur of the Himalayas, and forge connections with the local communities along the way.


Day 1: Arrival In Kathmandu (1,400m) &Amp; Transfer To The Hotel
You arrive in the vibrant city of Kathmandu, greeted by a blend of sights and sounds that characterize Nepal's capital. The air carries a sense of anticipation as you're transferred to your accommodation, setting the stage for your upcoming adventure.
Day 2: Fly / Drive From Kathmandu To Pokhara (823m): Fly 30 Minutes, / Drive 5-6 Hours
Today, you embark on a journey to Pokhara, a city known for its serenity and breathtaking views. The flight offers a quick glimpse of Nepal's landscapes, while the drive presents a more immersive experience, taking you through diverse terrain.
Day 3: Drive From Pokhara To Nayapul And Trek To Ghandruk (1,940m)
The day begins with a scenic drive to Nayapul, the starting point of your trek. From there, your path leads you to Ghandruk, a picturesque village nestled amidst terraced fields and surrounded by majestic mountain views.
Day 4: Trek From Ghandruk To Chhomrong (2,170m)
As you continue your journey, the trail leads you to Chhomrong. The landscapes transition as you ascend, offering a mix of dense forests, charming villages, and glimpses of the Annapurna range in the distance.
Day 5: Trek From Chhomrong To Bamboo (2310m)
The trail takes you through lush forests and rhododendron groves as you trek to Bamboo. The soothing sounds of the river accompany your path, creating a tranquil ambiance that resonates with the serenity of the surroundings.
Day 6: Trek From Bamboo To Deurali (3,230m)
The ascent continues, and the terrain becomes more alpine. Deurali welcomes you with its crisp mountain air and a sense of being amidst the grandeur of the Himalayas.
Day 7: Trek From Deurali To Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m) Via Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3,700m)
Today is a defining day as you trek to Annapurna Base Camp. En route, you pass through Machhapuchhre Base Camp, where the iconic
Day 8: Trek From Annapurna Base Camp To Bamboo
With the sense of accomplishment still fresh, you retrace your steps, descending from Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo. The changing perspectives offer new vistas, creating a sense of familiarity with a renewed appreciation.
Day 9: Trek From Bamboo To Jhinu Danda (1,760m)
Your path takes you to Jhinu Danda, known for its natural hot springs. The soothing waters provide a therapeutic pause, allowing you to unwind amidst the mountain backdrop.
Day 10: Trek From Jhinu To Naya Pul And Drive To Pokhara
Today, you descend further, reaching Naya Pul. From there, a drive takes you back to Pokhara, where the tranquil Phewa Lake and the Annapurna Range form a serene backdrop.
Day 11: Fly / Drive From Pokhara To Kathmandu &Amp; Transfer To The Hotel
Returning to Kathmandu, you reflect on the journey you've undertaken. The memories of the mountains blend with the urban hustle and bustle, creating a unique contrast.
Day 12: Sightseeing Around Kathmandu Valley
Immerse yourself in the rich history of the Kathmandu Valley. The ancient temples, palaces, and UNESCO World Heritage Sites provide insights into Nepal's diverse cultural heritage.
Day 13: Final Departure From Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu
With a heart full of memories and a spirit transformed by the mountains, you bid farewell to Nepal. The experiences of the Annapurna Base Camp trek have left an indelible mark, and as you depart, you carry the Himalayas with you in your heart.

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