|Trip Duration||:||15 Days|
|Trip Grade||:||Easy / Moderate|
|Walking hours||:||4 / 7 hours per day|
|Accommodation||:||Local Tea House in Trek / Hotel in Cities|
|Transportation||:||Private Vehicles and flight|
|Meals||:||Trekking Meals full board (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
Bed & Breakfast in Cities
|Departure||:||Everyday for private Trip|
|Best Season||:||OCT | NOV | DEC | MAR | APR | MAY|
Annapurna base camp trekking, also known as Annapurna sanctuary trek, is one of the most popular and spectacular trekking trails in Nepal. Annapurna base camp is situated at 4320m. Which is one of the closest base camp treks in Nepal and begins at the beautiful city of Pokhara. The word ‘Annapurna’ which normally translated as Goddess of the Harvests is a Sanskrit name with the meaning “full of food”. Hindus believe that Annapurna is the goddess of fertility and agriculture and those who set foot upon it are blessed with food for eternal life. This trek guarantees you sceneries of spectacular mountains, beautiful villages with different ethnic peoples such as Gurung, Magar and Thakali, forests and a deep connection with cultural and nature.
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, Active Sherpa Trekking airport representative will meet you and transfer to your Hotel in Kathmandu. Over night in Kathmandu Hotel.
Today after breakfast we will go for Half day city tour in Kathmandu including swoyambhunath Stupa and Patan Durbar Square. The 2000 year old Buddhist Temple of swayambhunath, situated at the top of a hill, west of Kathmandu, is one of the most popular, holy and instantly recognized symbols of Nepal. The temple is also known as the ‘monkey temple’. Patan Durbar Square is a oldest among three Durbar (royal palace) Squares, Patan Durbar Square, one of the world heritage sites, gives you the glimpses of mediaeval architecture and craftsmanship which one can find in the wood carvings of the palace and temples in the square. Evening meeting with trekking guide for short brief about trekking and over night in Kathmandu Hotel.
Today early morning breakfast in Hotel and drive to Pokhara, travel by road to pokhara takes about 6 hours. Only 210 km from Kathmandu but due to the hilly mountain road condition it will take more time then you expected. Mountain hilly road you can enjoy breathtaking views of Himalaya, green fields and beautiful river etc. Afternoon check in Pokhara hotel evening you’re free in lake side pokhara.
Today morning we set up for Annapurna Base Camp Trekking and drive to Nayapool our trekking starting point, crossing the beautiful hilly mountain with view of Fish tail and south Annapurna. From nayapool we begin our first day trekking ascending slowly through the terraced fields and classic mountain villages over night at Tikhedunga.
Crossing the suspension bridge start to climb up stone staircase up to Ulleri village and continue trek gradually climbing up to Banthanti. After lunch at Banthanti passing through deep Jungle of rhododendron and oak, we’ll slightly upwards in our direction of Ghorepani Poon hill.
Today early in the morning 1 hour hike up to Poon Hill, the top of the hill in Ghorepani. Panoramic views of Annapurna,Dhaulagiri, Fishtail, Himchuli, Nilgiri and other many more snow cap peaks with beautiful sunrise view. Trek back to same lodge for late breakfast and continue our trekking up to Tadapani passing the deep forest of rhododendron & Pine tree with view of Annapura south, Himchuli and fish tail.
Trek to the forest of rhododendron and oak and passing through the Chuile , Kimrung Khola,Ghurjung and Taulung Villages. Over night at Chhomrong, Chhomrong is beautiful hillside Gurung Village with stunning view of Fish Tail and South Annapurna.
Trek to descend stone steep to Chhomrong Khola cross the suspension bridge and climb up to Sinuwa, continue trek to Dovan. Overnight at Dovan.
Today all the way is ascending to MBC, through the bamboo forest with view of Modi khola and passing by Hinko cave, the cave was used as base camp first Annapurna south face climbing team in 1970. We continue trek to Machhapuchhre Base camp.
Beautiful view of Himalayas from Machhapuchhre base camp and climb up toward to Annapurna Base Camp to get excellent views of the majestic Machhapuchhre along with Mt. Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Gandharvachuli and Gangapurna with stunning view sunrise and sunset. Over night at Lodge.
Today morning enjoy beautiful sunrise and panoramic view of Annapurna range and other snow cap mountain, after breakfast trek down to Bamboo, over night lodge.
Trek down to Chhomrong khola and climb up stone steep up to chhomrong and continue trek down to Jhino dada. Today evening you will have an opportunity to enjoy hot spring water.
Final day of trekking we continue trek down to Nayapul, on the way to Nayapul we stop for the lunch and after lunch from Nayapul we drive to pokhara by private transportation over night Pokhara.
Today after breakfast drop to Pokhara domestic airport fly back to Kathmandu, afternoon your free & easy in Kathmandu for own activities or time for last minute shopping in Kathmandu.
Active Sherpa Trekking airport representative will transfer to Airport for flying your own destination.