Annapurna base camp trekking
Annapurna base camp trekking is top ten treks in Nepal Annapurna region . Annapurna base camp trek take to you heart of the Annapurna Himalayan zone and trekkers may leave their foot print at Annapurna base camp 4130m which is highest and ultimate trekking destination of this trip. Trekking in Annapurna base camp offer superb Himalayan scenery including two above 8000m mountains (Mt.Dhaulagiri 8167m, Mt. Annapurna 8091m) with 17 snowy capped mountains. Treks in Annapurna base camp become more popular then other high himalayan base camp treks in Nepal as it is very nearest from capital city of Nepal. This treks doable without any flights even off season like monsoon and winter season too.
Since Nepal Annapurna base camp treks route has been open, we Himalaya Journey Treks and expedition has depth experience operate trekking in this area and numerous trekkers maximum enjoy with its beautiful trails, landscape , nice terrace fields an one of the most beautiful Ghandrung Gurung village. Nepal Annapurna base camp trek fit for all age groups trekkers.
Trek in Annapurna base camp include Annapurna Ghorepani poon hill trekking trails which is one of the best view point centre of Annapurna trekking trails. Autumn ( September, October , November ) & Spring ( March , April) are best month for Annapurna base camp trekking but we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange around the year as per trekker's wish and holiday schedule. Nepal Annapurna base camp trekking give you Optimum gratification of nature and Himalayan views so it has been categorized as Annapurna balcony trekking trails .
Annapurna base camp trek begins from Nayapul, which is an hours scenic drive from Pokhara with some fabulous views of Annapurna (South) and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) en route . Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s trekking guide led you through beautiful gurung & Thakali village via Dhampus , Tolka , Hot spring Chhomorung, Dovan Himalaya , Fishtail /Machhapuchhare base camp and eventually reach at Nepal Annapurna base camp 4130m & return continue same way up to Chhomorung then ascend to Annapurna Ghorepani poon hill for superb Himalayan views of whole Annapurna region trekking.
After panoramic Himalayan views from Poon Hill 3210m trail continue descend to Nayapul then by private vehicle drive back to pokhara. Annapurna base camp trekking can do from two different way either start at Dhampus or Nayapul, we Himalaya Journey trekking arrange as per trekkers choice with both options. You may feel Life time journeys to Nepal Himalaya at Annapurna Base camp trekking through Himalaya Journey trekking family. Do you prefer short options Treks to Annapurna base camp - No worry we are here for personalized trekking service.
Major Highlights of Annapurna base camp trekking
* Be at world’s 12th highest mountain base camp less then two weeks holidays in Nepal
* You will explore both base camp at the same time ( Annapurna base camp 4130m) & Fishtail / Machhapuchhare base camp 3734m)
*360 Degree amazing giant Himalayan views from Annapurna Base Camp (4130m)
* Explore the Gurung village & reach Annapurna Ghorepani poo hill (3210m) one of the best view point of Annapurna region trekking trails
* Jhinu Danda natural hot spring & various type of Rhododendron included silver oaks
* Exploration of Annapurna trekking trails & Pokhara valley
Related trip information about Annapurna base camp trekking
How difficult is Annapurna Base Camp Trek?
Annapurna base camp trekking is easy moderate trekking destination lies near by pokhara valley and doable less then two weeks holidays in Nepal. No prior trekking experience required for this trekking but physically fitness is essential. Trekking Annapurna Base Camp via Ghorepani poon hill allows your body to get more relaxation and acclimatized with high altitude We Himalaya Journey Trekking led this trek from low level 915m up to 4130m easily with designed trip itinerary but tailor made trip itinerary also possible as per your requirements.
When is the best time to do the Annapurna base camp trekking?
Autumn (from mid-September to November and Spring (March to May) are the best time to do Annapurna base camp trekking but we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange around the year as per your holiday frame .. June to August (monsoon) is the rainy months and Himalayan views may not clear and trekking trails are slippery . Winter season (December – February) is too cold and temperature almost minus but during the day hike trekkers may feel warm enough. Whenever trekkers prefer , we are ready to escort for your adventure trekking in Nepal any time / date with personalized trip service.
We Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange / handle all type of ground transportation such as Car, Van, Hiace, Mini Bus, Coaster, deluxe bus, shuttle Bus, Land cruiser upon your arrival to final departure as well as all domestic flight tickets included charter flights, mountain flight & Helicopter flight as per guest requirements. Mostly prior us private transportation for the safety and comfortable.
Meal is most important and essential for hiking / trekking holidays in Nepal. During your holidays trip either tour or trekking, you will get all type of the meals such as Nepalese, Indian, Chinese, American, Italian, continental. Travelers will get meals in Restaurant or tea house during the trekking in Nepal Himalaya as per order and hygienic meals created power to reach your ultimate destination. You may consult about meals with HJT trekking guide for your adventure trip!
we have 48 trekking destination in Nepal among them 46 trekking destination has good facilities for tea house accommodation, only two trekking destination Makalu and Dolpo trekking trails has still partly need to sleep in tent / tented camp. we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange good quality accommodation as possible with attached toilet and bath room in available trekking destination. Most of the trekking trails has single, double , triple and dormitory rooms available and HJT trek guide will arrange as per requirements.
Drinking water is most essential elements for the trekking in Nepal Himalayas. Trekkers will get drinking water every tea house, shops or lodge entire the trekking tour. We Himalaya Journey Trekking look always look after our valued client’s health so highly recommended to have mineral water or boiled water during the trekking or tour in Nepal.
Trekking Guide & Porters
For trekker’s safety and comfortable trekking in Nepal Himalaya, our guide will play vital role to reach your trekking destination as well as safety trekking in all the trekking trails of Nepal. Guide is key or master and responsible person for the trekking who always look after your trip , health and take to your destination. Every tiny things will explain about history, culture, tradition , place and Himalayas. Porters will carry your bag pack entire the trekking tour for your most comfortable journeys in Himalaya!
All the trekking equipments required as mentioned in our trekking gear list to reach your destination without any problem so please kindly requested to all trekkers to bring essential trekking gears for your adventure trekking in Nepal Himalaya. Without your trekking equipment can’t imagine your trekking holidays in Nepal
Travel insurance is most required for trekking in Nepal Himalayas. Most of the trekking trails in Nepal surrounding by high Himalaya, rocky trekking trails as well as cliffs and sometime trekkers may suffer by high altitude sickness or Acute mountain sickness at the same time we have to take you by Helicopter rescue thus required your travel insurance for trekking in Nepal Himalayas. Beside that point trekkers may sick or accident in Himalaya thus required to do your travel insurance before heading to trekking in Nepal Himalaya.
Money required for all travelers or trekkers to have meal or buy any souvenir from Nepal. In Nepal : Hotel, Restaurant, guest hose or trekking trails accept US Dollars, Euro, Canadian Dollars, Australian Dollars or any currency but we HJT suggested all trekkers / travelers may change your currency to Nepalese
Option I.Annapurna base camp Ghorepani poon hill trekking Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m, transfer to hotel , Annapurna base camp trekking briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at Kathmandu
Day 02: Katmandu by flight or by tourist bus to pokhara (915m), drive approximately 5-6 hours and fly approximately 35 minutes. we Himalaya Journey Trekking arrange three different options transportation by tourist bus , by private vehicle or by flight to pokhara
Day 03: After breakfast, Pokhara by private car drive to phedi (900m)drive approximately 1 hours then trek to Dhampus(1950m)
Day 04: Dhampus trek to Tolka (1750m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 05: Tolka trek to Jhinu dada (1870m) walk approximately 5-6 hourswhere you will enjoy with natural hot spring.
Day 06: Jhinu dada trek to Chhomorung / Sinuwa (2135m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 07: Chhomorung / Sinuwa trek to Dovan.(2250m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 08: Dovan trek to Himalaya Hotel.( 3345m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 09: Himalaya Hotel trke to MBC (fishtail/ Machhapuchhare base camp) (3788m)walk approximately 3-4 hours
Day 10: Fishatail base camp /Machhapuchhare base camp trek to Annapurna Base camp (4130m)walk approximately 2-3 hours
Day 11: Annapurna base camp trek to Himalaya hotel/ Bambo (2910m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 12: Himalaya hotel / Bambo trek to Chhomorung.( 2135m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 13: Chhomorung trek to Tadapani. (2015m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 14: Tadapani trek to Ghorepani.(2810m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 15: Early in the morning Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s trekking guide will take to you Poon Hill 3210m for superb Himalayan scenery including the Dhaulagiri 8167m, Nilgiri 7041m, Fishtail/Machhapuchhare 6998m, Annapurna I 8091m, Annapurna II 7939m , Annapurna III7555m, Annapurna IV 7525m, Annapurna south 7219m, Hiunchuli 6441m, Lamjung Himal 6986m,Tukuche peak 6920m etc , breakfast at ghorepani and continue trek to Tikhedhunga/Hile.(1555m)walk approximately 6-7 hours
Day 16: Tikhedhunga/Hile trek to Naya pul(867m)walk approximately 3-4 hours than by private car back to pokhara.(915m)drive approximately 1 hours 30 minutes
Day 17: Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus or flight. By bus drive approximately 5-6 hours and by flight approximately 35 minutes. we Himalaya Journey Trekking will arrange either flight ticket or overland transportation as per trekkers desire.
Day 18: After breakfast, our tour guide will take to for historical monuments sightseeing in kathmandu valley such as Boudhhanath: visit Bodhnath Stupa, one of the biggest Buddhist shrines in the world, where we observe Buddhist monks in prayer in the monasteries surrounding the stupa than visit Pashupatinath: the most famous Hindu temple in the country, located on the banks of the holy Bagmati River. Here you see Hindu holy men (sadhus) meditating, pilgrims bathing and occasionally funeral pyres burning on the ghats. Kathmandu durbar square: you will enjoy with different Hindus Temple , Goddes Kumari, legend of kathmadu valley and in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel.
Day 19: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities than Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition's Airport representative will drop to you Kathmandu international Airport for onward journeys or if you have time to stay in Nepal trip will arrange accordingly such as Chitwan jungle safari tour, Lumbini Pokhara Nagarkot tour , Rafting etc.
Option II.Annapurna base camp Ghandrung village trekking Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrival in kathmandu 1334m, transfer to hotel , Annapurna base camp trek briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at kathmandu.
Day 02: After breakfast, Katmandu by flight or by tourist bus to pokhara (915m).Drive approximatley 5-6 hours and fly approximately 35 minutes.
Day 03: Pokhara by private car to phedi ( 867m) and trek to Deurali (2150m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 04: Deurali trek to Jhinu dada (1870m)walk approximately 5-6 hours where you will enjoy with natural hot spring/Tatopani.
Day 05: Jhinu dada trek to Sinuwa (2135m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 06: Sinuwa trek to Himalaya Hotel.( 3345m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 07: Himalaya Hotel trke to MBC (fishtail/ Machhapuchhare base camp) (3788m)walk approximately 4-5 hours
Day 08: Fishatail base camp /Machhapuchhare base camp trek to Annapurna Base camp (4130m)walk approximately 2-3 hours
Day 09: Annapurna base camp trek to Himalaya hotel/ Bambo (2910m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 10: Himalaya hotel / Bambo trek to Chhomorung.( 2135m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 11: Chhomorung trek to Ghandrung village (1951m)walk approximately 5-6 hours
Day 13: Ghandrung village trek to Naya pul (867m) than by private car back to pokhara 915m), transfer to hotel, excursion around Pokhara valley , overnight at Pokhara
Day 14: Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus or flight. transfer to hotel, relaxing with own activities. Overnight at Kathmandu
Day 15: After breakfast, our tour guide will take to for historical monuments sightseeing in kathmandu valley such as Boudhhanath: visit Bodhnath Stupa, one of the biggest Buddhist shrines in the world, where we observe Buddhist monks in prayer in the monasteries surrounding the stupa than visit Pashupatinath: the most famous Hindu temple in the country, located on the banks of the holy Bagmati River. Here you see Hindu holy men (sadhus) meditating, pilgrims bathing and occasionally funeral pyres burning on the ghats. Kathmandu durbar square: you will enjoy with different Hindus Temple , Goddes Kumari, legend of kathmadu valley and in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel.
Day 16: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities than Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition's Airport representative will drop to you Kathmandu international Airport for onward journeys or if you have time to stay in Nepal trip will arrange accordingly such as Chitwan jungle safari tour, Lumbini Pokhara Nagarkot tour , Rafting etc.
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- Airport pick up and transfer to hotel.
- Three night accommodation in Kathmandu on BB basis ( 3 star category hotel) on twin sharing as mentioned in itinerary
- An experienced, helpful and friendly Government license holder trekking Guide.
- Required trekking porter/sherpa who will carry your bag pack during the trekking. ( two person will get one trekking porter ( 1 porter carry 30 kg as per rule and regulation of Nepal workers Union )
- Trekking accomodation in Tea house / Lodge entire the trekking tour as mentioned in itinerary
- Three time meal during the trekking Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
- Desert /fruit after having diner as company provide
- Trekker's Information Management system (TIMS)
- Annapurna conservation area project permit ( ACAP Permit)
- One night hotel accomodation in pokhara on BB basis (two star catagory hotel) as mentioned in itinerary
- Pokhara Kathmandu overland transportation by tourist bus as mentioned in itinerary
- Kathmandu valley guided sightseeing tour as mentioned in itinerary
- Kathmandu city tour with private vehicle as mentioned in itinrary
- All program as mentioned in itinerary
- Overland transportation
- Trekking guide both way flight ticket
- Insurance for Nepalese staff. ( Trekking guide, and porters)
- Guide and porter fares and taxes.Government Tax and office service charge.
- Airport drop
- Lunch & Dinner during Kathmandu & pokhara stay
- International flight ticket
- Nepal entry visa fee US$ 40 (duration 60 days from date of issue)- you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu.
- Disembarkation Airport Tax in Nepal - approx. US$ 24. al equipments
- High risk medical insurance
- Entrance fees while sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley.
- Alcoholic beverage and telephone calls
- Hot drinks, Soft drinks such as cola, mineral water
- Nepal Visa Fee
- Emergency rescue evacuation if needed
- Purely personal nature expenses
- Tipping /Tips(Tipping is Expected).
Nepal Trekking Equipments
- Trekking Bag pack.
- Trekking day bag.( Small handbag)
- Trekking shoes.
- Sports shoes or sandal.
- Trekking stick.
- Trekking Hat, cat
- Trekking woollen cap.
- Trekking jacket Gore tax/ flees jacket.
- Pullover or warm sweeter.
- 5/6 pairs of good qualities shock .
- Hand gloves.
- 2/3 pairs of Trekking trousers
- 3/4 pairs of Trekking shirts .
- 3/4 pairs of Underwear
- Eye glass
- Water bottle.
- Sleeping bag.
- Flash or Torch light.
- Camera and batteries.
- Sun cream.
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Annapurna base camp trekking is one of the most popular trekking destination in Annapurna trekking trails. Annapurna base camp trek is famous for beautiful Himalayan views of Annapurna Himalayan range, reach at Annapurna base camp with best view point center Ghorepani poon hill & Nepal beautiful Ghandrung village . Trekking in Annapurna base camp can do less then two weeks and fit for all age group trekkers.