The Annapurna Base Camp trek is an extremely popular moderate evaluation trek and obliges a sensible fitness yet you dont have to be profoundly encountered trekker to have the capacity to finish it. In Sanskrit, the saying "Annapurna" truly means "loaded with sustenance". For the Hindus, Annapurna is an incarnation of the Goddess Parvati- the goddess of support and the wife of Shiva. Pictures of her might be seen at the teahouses on the circuit which is well known for its exceptional nourishment, particularly a crusty fruit-filled treat!
On the Annapurna Base camp trek, you will have a great time appreciating the different characteristic and social legacy of our sumptuous Himalayan nation of Nepal. As Himalayan Scenery Treks & expedition takes you ahead with every details and information on the way by our expert guides.
In the wake of using a night in the lovely city of Pokhara, you will be determined towards Nayapul, in the ballpark of 42km far from the city to begin your trek to Annapurna Base Camp at 4130m where you will be getting a charge out of 360 degree surrounding perspectives of the snow topped mountains incorporating Annapurna one, Annapurna south, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchare (Fish Tail), Gangapurna and numerous different mountains.
Along the track of the trek, you will be joined by the Modi Khola River and rich rhododendron and bamboo woods. When we arrive at Nayapul; the beginning stage of this trek, you will start to encounter the life in numerous neighborhood ethnic settlements. You will have a chance to meet the locals along the way who are known for their friendliness and warmth. Magar, Gurung and Thakali neighborhoods have a percentage of the most extraordinary societies and conventions in the nation and our aides have quite exceptional information of these societies and customs that will help you to comprehend them as you investigate. As you rise, the Annapurna Base Camp Trek presents you with a continually developing scene, from the stream banks, rich green touching terrains and rice paddies, to thick rhododendron and bamboo woods. At last, the great perspectives could be appreciated from Poon Hill (3210m) from where you can eye devour the captivating perspectives of Dhaulagiri (8167m), Annapurna one (8091m), Annapurna south (7220m), Baraha Shikhar (7647m), Nilgiri south (6849m), Hiunchuli (6441m) and Fish Tail (6993m) which are a standout amongst the most delightful mountains in Nepal around numerous others, all particularly wonderful throughout the first light.
Annapurna Base Camp is an extremely famous end of the line for the trekkers and the Poonhill Ghorepani circuit track which in a perfect world takes 12- 15 days for the individuals who have room schedule-wise. For numerous who dont have much opportunity to stay in Nepal, making this trek shorter is doubtlessly conceivable. When we begin the outing from Phedi, span could be of 9 days, finishing at Nayapul. Both tracks are suitable and provide for them you the phenomenal perspectives of 25 cold tops, the differed vegetation, fauna and vegetation, accordingly overnight quits staying with the benevolent Magar, Gurung and Thakali individuals with their rich societies and conventions. Annapurna Base Camp trek is getting it done throughout the spring as the entire rhododendron timberland along the trail blossoms prevalently with red, pink and white shades however on occasion there are more than 9 colors of the Nepalese national bloom obvious. This mainstream excursion could be carried out at whenever of the year yet is not suggested throughout the storm in July and August.
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Day 01:Arrive at Tribhuvan International airport (1345m) and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel .B.B
Day 02:Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around heritage site Kathmandu valley. Overnight at Hotel .B.B
Day 03:Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara by Tourist Bus,(200 Kilo meter west of Kathmandu)- 6 hours. Overnight at Lake Side Hotel. B.B
Day 04:Drive from Pokhara (915 m.) to Syauli Bazaar by car (1100m.) And Trek to Jhinu danda Hot spring (1750)- 4 hours, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.D
Day 05:Trek from Jhinu danda Hot spring to Dovan (2500 m) - 5-6 hous, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.D
Day 06:Trek from Dovan to Annapurna Base Camp (4170m.)- 6 hours, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.D
Day 07:Trekking back from Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (2345m.)- 5 hours, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.D
Day 08:Trekking from bamboo to Chomrong (2140m.)- 5 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.D
Day 09:Trek from Chomrong to Tadapani (2610m.)- 6 hours, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.D
Day 10:Trek from Tadapani to Ghorepani (2850m) - 6 hours, Overnight at Hotel. B.L.D
Day 11:Early morning Hike up to Poon Hill (3,210m) 2 hours and trek down to Nayapoul. 4-5 hours & By Car drive back To Pokhara, Overnight at stander hotel. B.B
Day 12:Pokhara city Sightseeing by car & boating on the fewa lake, Overnight at Hotel. B.B
Day 13:Drive from Pokhara to Chitwan- 5 hours
Day 14:Full day of -wild jungle activities:
Day 15:Chitwan- Kathmandu:
Day 16:Transfer to the international airport for final departure.
Day 01Arrive at Tribhuvan International airport (1345m) and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel .B.BWelcome to the Himalayan nation of Nepal. Upon your landing at the Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu you shall be greeted by the representative of Himalayan Scenery Treks and escort you to the hotel for your stay after you complete the formalities at the customs at the airport. Get rest to your jetlagged body and later in the afternoon stroll around the streets of Thamel and other surrounding areas such as the nearby Basantapur Durbar Square. Enjoy the hospitality of the hotel and prepare for the sightseeing tomorrow. Stay overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 02Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around heritage site Kathmandu valley. Overnight at Hotel .B.BIn a bid to know the ancient cultural and historical heritages of the medieval city of Kathmandu we shall today go for sightseeing around the heritages. From the ancient Buddhist stupas of Swayambhunath and Boudhanath, the religious ensembles manifest the ancient values and traditions of Buddhism, to the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupatinath with extensive Hindu precinct are the highlights of this sightseeing. Besides these heritages the historical Durbar Squares in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Patan host ancient and unique tired temples and other monuments, carved architectures with rich decorative carvings also attract the tourists. Today we shall also have a pre-trip meeting where the trekking guide shall instruct you about the trekking to be embarked on and you are expected to use this opportunity to clarify your doubts regarding anything on this trek. Stay overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 03Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara by Tourist Bus,(200 Kilo meter west of Kathmandu)- 6 hours. Overnight at Lake Side Hotel. B.BThe adventure to Annapurna region, one of the world’s best trekking destinations, begins today as we shall head on for Pokhara from Kathmandu on a tourist bus. The scenic lake city in the western Nepal, Pokhara, is reached through twisting roads of highway with the scenic landscape, waterfalls and fast flowing rivers and rural settlements. Looked over by the snowcapped Himalayas from far away and by the lush and rolling hills from nearby, our journey takes us past interesting settlements and is welcomed first by the unique Fishtail Mountain as we reach the vicinity of Pokhara. You shall be transferred to the hotel at the favorite tourist hub of Lake Side. After some rest wander around the pristine and gorgeous Fewa Lake and experience the Nepalese flavor of modernity in the surrounding areas that embrace tradition and modernity with equal favor. Stay overnight in Pokhara.
Day 04Drive from Pokhara (915 m.) to Syauli Bazaar by car (1100m.) And Trek to Jhinu danda Hot spring (1750)- 4 hours, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.DFrom today on we shall embark on the actual trekking journey to the Annapurna base camp. After breakfast we take on a private car and head on for the small and beautiful village of Syauli Bazaar. On a road passing through authentic rural settlements and past some religious places, lush hills, beautiful waterfalls and popular villages like Lumle we reach to the confluence of Modi River and Bhurungdi River near the prospering village of Birethanti. Crossing over the bridge over the Modi River, we drive northward along the bank of Modi River towards the settlement of Syauli Bazaar. Looked over by the green and lush hills, dense forests and several small villages of Lamakhet, Chimrung and Syauli bhatti, we reach to Syauli Bazaar. After refreshments and lunch we now embark on a trek to natural hot water springs at Jhinu Danda. Starting with a flat trail from Syauli Bazaar, we navigate through small settlements, terraced farmlands and dense forest, walk along some stone steps and through base of rolling hills to reach the famous settlement of Ghandruk. Observing the marvelous scenery of glittering and soaring Himalayas such as the Annapurna range, Fishtail Peak and others from Ghandruk, we trek ahead and along rural trail reach to Komrong and descent to the Kimrong River. Across the river the uphill walk continues to Taulung and head on to jhinu Danda past a steep trail. Get relaxed at the natural hot water spring here. Stay overnight in Jhinu Danda.
Day 05Trek from Jhinu danda Hot spring to Dovan (2500 m) - 5-6 hous, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.DThe trek upwards towards the final destination continues today as well as we start our trek initially on a steep trail to trail junction at Taulung and walk uphill to beautiful Gurung village of Chomrong. From this village spread over 200m of elevation difference with breathtaking surrounding scenery, we descend to the Chomrong River and ascend to Sinuwa village. Traversing through the dense forest adorned by ferns and orchid in a trail on the western bank of the Modi River, we now reach to the Khuldighar settlement. A village with helipad for emergency rescue purpose, Khuldighar leads us to the village of Bamboo navigating through the bamboo and rhododendron forest along long, steep stone steps. On a trail that increases gradually in elevation we now reach Dovan after crossing stream and trekking past glacial chutes, and increasingly alpine vegetation. Stay overnight in scenic Dovan village.
Day 06Trek from Dovan to Annapurna Base Camp (4170m.)- 6 hours, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.DThe walk on steep trail continues today as well. We start our trek from Dovan, whose name mean ‘confluence of two rivers’, along a canyon muddy trail and trek past the sacred Barahi Temple , beautiful waterfall and dense forest of bamboo, rhododendron and oak and along the Modi River to the Himalayan Hotel. Marching along the stone stairs and past the avalanche prone area, Hinku cave (a cave used by trekkers and locals for overnight stay many times), the ascent continues to Deurali village trekking past huge boulders. From Deurali, the last settlement before the base camp located at the foothill of Fishtail Mountain, we enter into the rocky trail of glacial moraine surrounded by sparser vegetation which gradually gives way to snowy landscape. Along the steep ravine and moraine trail we reach to the base of sacred Fishtail Mountain which is restricted for climbing. The view of Annapurna massifs, Fishtail Mountain itself, Gaganpurna Mountain and several others from this base camp is marvelous. Continuing our climb along rocky terrain and through the route surrounded by moraine ridge of Annapurna South and Hiuchuli Peak, we reach to the destination for today, the base camp of Annapurna Mountain. Marvel at the panoramic views of the Himalayas from the base camp and witness the breathtaking sunset over these lofty peaks as you spend the night here. Overnight stay at Annapurna Base Camp.
Day 07Trekking back from Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (2345m.)- 5 hours, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.DToday you ought to get up very early in the morning before the sun rises with full strength so as to enjoy the glamorous sunrise over the Himalayas where the sun paints white Himalayas with its golden rays. Being a lucky witness of this magical natural phenomenon, we shall then retrace back our steps from this natural amphitheatre to our destination of Bamboo village. Starting with the trek on the glacial moraine, we shall join the trail leading us trough the valley formed by Modi River to the Machhapuchhre Base Camp. Ahead across the glacial river and past the avalanche prone areas, steep ravine and scenic surrounding we reach to the settlement of Deurali. Further ahead in the trail we have some suspension bridges, dense forest of oak, rhododendron and bamboo which turn more prominent and dense with lowering altitude, interesting settlements, long and steep stone staircase and changing landscape before we reach to the settlement of Bamboo. Reaching to more humid and warm region makes us feel closer to the civilization. Stay overnight in Bamboo at guesthouse.
Day 08Trekking from bamboo to Chomrong (2140m.)- 5 hours. Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.DTwisting and turning trail shall continue to take us to lower altitudes as we now start our trek for today with Chomrong as the destination. We start the trek with climb to the settlement of Khuldighar and then descend to the settlement of Sinuwa through the dense forest of orchids and fern crossing over some small streams. After observing the pleasant view of Annapurna range and the uniquely arranged houses of Ghandruk village, we descent to the Kimrong River past small hamlets crossing after which the ascent for some time leads us to the settlement of Chomrong. A village hosting ACAP office, safe drinking water station and kerosene depo, Chomrong is a Gurung village with marvelous scene across to Annapurna South and Machhapuchhre, and warm hospitality. Stay overnight in Chomrong.
Day 09Trek from Chomrong to Tadapani (2610m.)- 6 hours, Overnight at Guesthouse. B.L.DFrom Chomrong, the highest permanent settlement in the valley, we take on the trail leading to Kimrong and branch off the trail to Jhinu Danda near Salaphu and have gradual ascent to Taulung. From here we shall descend to the Kimrong River in a twisting trail and then walk to the Komrong village on a trail surrounded by terraced hills, lush and green surroundings and rural settlements perched on hill slope. Ahead of Komrong, ascend and walk continues along the ridge of the hill named Komrong Danda to reach Tadapani, the destination of today’s trek. Here we join the trail of side trips in the Annapurna region. Stay relaxed in this scenic settlement and prepare for the tomorrow’s trek. Overnight stay in Tadapani.
Day 10Trek from Tadapani to Ghorepani (2850m) - 6 hours, Overnight at Hotel. B.L.DBegin the day with view of sunrise over the majestic Fishtail Mountain, fresh and mist air and chirping sounds of birds before getting readied for one of the largest settlements in the region, the Ghorepani village. We shall continue along the trail in gradual fashion so as to avoid straining ourselves much. Through stone steps, trail enveloped in vines and creepers, fantastical network of trees and the presence of Langoor Monkey watching us from their vaulted boughs of the forest makes the trek an interesting one. Walking through the dense forest with varied vegetation and changing landscape, the trail opens up to summer graze land of Liui Kharka after which the steep trail leads us to another summer graze land of Thulo Odar Kharka. Walking through the slated quarry we now traverse on a trail leading to Ban Thanti. The final section of trek to Ghorepani now is made past huge rocks and after ascent over moderately challenging Deurali Pass along the trail that now descends to the ancient trade stoppage point of Ghorepani. Intermittently, we have ups and downs through mist covered forest, changing landscape and serene, quaint trail with some tea shops occasionally. Stay overnight in Ghorepani.
Day 11Early morning Hike up to Poon Hill (3,210m) 2 hours and trek down to Nayapoul. 4-5 hours & By Car drive back To Pokhara, Overnight at stander hotel. B.BFollowing several other fellow trekkers, we get out of the guesthouse with bleary eyes and armed with torches to march under the moonlight in pursuit of one of the most memorable sunrise in the trek. After a walk of around an hour we secure ourselves a spot and get ready with our cameras atop the Poon Hill (3210m). The sky gradually lightens up revealing the silhouettes of mountains and with each passing minute more detail emerges: mountains, crevasses, crags, trails, home and valleys lighten up as well before the orb of the sun comes to the sight. Thrilled by the sight of sun rising over the range of mountains including Annapurna massifs, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Lamjung Peak, Tukuche Peak, Hiuchuli Peaks and others, we then trek down for Nayapool. Through the settlements of Nangethati and Banthati and along the Bhurungdi River, we reach to the settlement of Ulleri which provides view of Annapurna South and Hiuchuli Peaks. Further ahead we trek down through long staircase of stones as we navigate through the settlement of Tikhedhungga, the dense forest of rhododendron and other vegetations, other smaller hamlets as well as scenic surrounding before reaching Nayapool. From here we end the trekking and take on a car to drive back to Pokhara. Stay overnight in Pokhara.
Day 12Pokhara city Sightseeing by car & boating on the fewa lake, Overnight at Hotel. B.BAfter a long adventure in the vicinity of Annapurna and Fishtail Mountains we shall today enjoy the beautiful scenery and sights of Pokhara, the tourist centre and adventure hub of Nepal. From the quaint and beautiful Phewa Lake, which has reflection of Fishtail Mountain on clear weather day, to the other lakes of Begnas and Rupa and from the shy Devi’s Fall to the natural caves of Mahendra Cave, Bat Cave and Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave (it has small Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva), travelers have a lots to visit. The Mountaineering Museum provides information on history of mountaineering, local culture and tradition, and communities in the surrounding areas whereas boating on Fewa Lake shall give you an immense pleasure. The World Peace Stupa which overlooks the Fewa Lake is another attraction in Pokhara. After exploring the scenery and heritages in Pokhara take rest in your hotel. Stay overnight in Pokhara.
Day 13Drive from Pokhara to Chitwan- 5 hoursFrom the lake city of Nepal today we shall head for the city famous for conservation area with rare wildlife and vegetation, unique Tharu culture and tradition and scenic sub-tropical landscape. After an early morning breakfast we will drive to Chitwan – check into our jungle lodge and embark on a wildlife Tharu village tour. Today we shall have a short excursion in this beautiful town of central Nepal as tomorrow we shall have a day full of wildlife observation and jungle activities. Enjoy the typical Tharu (n popular indigenous community of Nepal) dance by the locals and enjoy the delicious food served by these people. Stay overnight in Chitwan at our Resort and gets prepared for the day full of jungle activities tomorrow. (A, B, L, D)
Day 14Full day of -wild jungle activities: After breakfast amidst the sweet chirping of birds, we set out for a Full day of jungle activities. Highlights of these activities include Jungle Walking (in to the lush, green and lively forests of Chitwan which arefull of biodiversity), Elephant Back Riding Safari across streams & Elephant safari into the jungles. Another star attraction you shall enjoy watching and taking part is the Elephant-bathing activity at the bank of Narayani River besides the visit to Elephant Breeding Center at eventide. Along with the supper, you shall enjoy a scintillating Tharu cultural stick dance that adds beauty and real excitement to watch in the evening at dinner Time. Overnight at our resort, (A, B, L, D)
Day 15Chitwan- Kathmandu: The exploration of natural beauty still continues till breakfast as many ‘not to be missed’ activities are remaining. We start our exploration from early in the morning sunrise & then go for a Boating trip in Rapti River followed by the Bird watching program in this city full of natural diversity and richness in the cultural and natural fronts. After Breakfast you will drive to Kathmandu and have some rest in the free time and in the evening you may stroll around in the streets of Kathmandu to explore the roadside market on the cobbled streets, ancient temples and narrow streets full of life. Stay overnight at your Hotel in Kathmandu. B.B.
Day 16Transfer to the international airport for final departure. The journey full of adventure, excitement, enriching experiences and exploration of natural, historical and cultural heritages has now come to an end today. If you haven’t extended the stay in Nepal, we shall assist you with your onward flight to your destination. Our representative shall escort you to the Tribhuwan International Airport for your flight. We are sure that you’ve enjoyed one of the best holidays trip ever & will go back home with unforgettable memories of this amazing country. It’s been wonderful knowing you. We hope to see you again in future!!!