Annapurna Base Camp Trek Nepal

ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP TREK [ANNAPURNA SANCTUARY TREK]

Annapurna Range lies between Manasalu & Dhaulagiri Mountain range .This popular tripallow us to see the lives of different settlements. Annapurna Sanctuary Trek isa spectacular journey on foot to the South Face of Annapurna I - a pleasanthike through the ethnically diversified villages and forests assorted by floraand fauna. Explore the way upstream along the Modi Khola into the AnnapurnaSanctuary, a valley surrounded by towering Himalayan peaks including thebreathtaking Fishtail Peak-Machhapuchhare (6,993m). Experience the opportunityof watching sunrise over the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna ranges from Poon Hill asthe bequest of the trip. We pass mostly by the Gurungs villages climbing up thefamous Poon Hill, 3210 m, passing by the rhododendron, bamboo & pineforests to reach at our destination – Annapurna Base Camp. We start early inthe morning to reach the Annapurna Base camp as the cloud in the noon makes thetrail hard to find. From here we can have the tremendous views of thenear-vertical south face of Annapurna that towers above the sanctuary to thenorth-west. This is one of the wonderful trip for the adventure lovers. Wereturn back to Pokhara following the same way that we climbed up taking theshorter routes. The outlined itinerary goes as follows:

GENERAL INFORMATION

BestMonths of Visit: February – June/ September - November
Accommodation:
 GuestHouse or Lodge/ Hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Group size: 2 and above
Meal Plan: Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in Trekking
Guide: English speaking guide & Helpers
Group Leader: Nepali group leader as per request of the group
Trek starts: Pokhara – Kaski
Trek ends: 
 Pokhara –Kaski
Departure Dates: upon request
Trek Grade: 1, 2,
3,4,5
Cost: Depends up on trekking arrangement

TENTATIVE ITINERARY

DAY 01: ARRIVE IN KATHMANDU
DAY 02: KATHMANDU - POKHARA
DAY 03: POKHARA- TIRKHE DHUNGA (1491M.)
DAY 04: TIRKHE DHUNGA- GHOREPANI (2855M)
DAY 05: GHOREPANI - POON HILL – TADAPANI (2540 m)
DAY 06: TADAPANI – CHHOMRUNG (2040 m)
DAY 07: CHHOMRUNG- DOVAN (2630 m)
DAY 08: DOVAN - ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP (4095 m)
DAY 09: ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP- BAMBOO (2340 M)
DAY 10: BAMBOO- CHHOMRUNG (2040 M)
DAY 11: CHHOMRUNG- GHANDRUNG (2012 M)
DAY 12: GHANDRUNG- POKHARA
DAY 13: POKHARA - KATHMANDU
DAY 14: DEPARTURE

COST INCLUDES 

  • ACAP Fees and TIMS Permits
  • Food for trekking (Breakfast, lunch, dinner) in Guest House.
  • Mountain Guide & necessary porters, Yaks or Pony.
  • Local transportation Airport - Hotel - Airport by private vehicle
  • Domestic flight arrangement as per program
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara on bed & breakfast basis
  • Trekking insurance with Medical insurance for trekking staffs
  • Trekking allowance, food allowance for trekking crews
  • Land transportation for Trekking staffs
  • All Government Tax &Service charge to company  

COST EXCLUDES 

  • PERSONAL equipment for Trekking
  • Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation (incase needed)
  • Trekking Sleeping bag ( If necessary)
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping (Tips) for staff
  • Filmy permit for National park( Only for shooting camera)
  • Bar bills & Beverages 

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Trip Facts

  • Trip Days: 14 Days
  • Best Time: February - June / September - November
  • Difficulty: Moderate