Annapurna Base Camp Trek the second best trek in Nepal is one of the top ten treks of the world.
- The second most popular trek in Nepal but admired by the trekkers world over.
- A night by the Annapurna Ranges.
- Mountain Forest.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek or Annapurna Sanctuary Trek that has a trekking trail of 115 km is best for both solo and group trekkers. It is loaded with all the features of the terrain that you can imagine higher with your mind. It showcases a 360 degree view of mountains from the base camp and puts you in wonder, and what you see is simply unquestionable.
The trekking trail that you follow is exhausting and exciting and takes you to the top of the hill, where there is a village. On the way, you will see the mules, do not be afraid, your guide will tell you how to avoid them.
The rocky ridges that you see, the valley where you walk in, and the stream that you cross have their own beauties. Experience the inexperienced by walking on the slope of the snow-covered hill that has a narrow trekking trail.
After saying goodbye to February, these three months are good for trekking because the days are clear and beautiful. These are also the months of rhododendron, on the other hand, December is good too because the trekking trail is empty, and you can see the unobstructed view of mountains, but the best is October.
Day 01 Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (standard accommodation)
Arrive in Kathmandu on the date that you have planned for or at the most suitable time you have decided. Do not worry about the pick up; we will be waiting for you outside the airport to take you to our office and to the hotel.
Our office remains open from 9 A.M. to 6 P.M.
Kathmandu is known as the city of temples, and it is the most developed city in Nepal as we write these words in this itinerary.
You will be staying in Thamel, the main tourist hub in Kathmandu. If you are staying in a 5 star hotel, it will be outside Thamel.
Day 02 Drive From Kathmandu to Pokhara (breakfast provided, standard accommodation)
Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal, where you have spend your night, from there, you head to Pokhara, the city of lakes. As you are heading to Pokhara, you are in the Pirthivi Highway and by the Trishuli River, a famous river for rafting in Nepal. Pirthivi Narayan Shah was a King, who played a great role in the unification of Nepal. At Pokhara, you spend a night in the hotel by the lake from where you can see a magnificent view of Fishtail Mountain.
Day 03 Drive From Pokhara to Nayapul then trek to Jhinu Danda (4 meals provided, standard accommodation)
It will take you almost one hour to reach Nayapul in a car or jeep; on the way, you will come across small villages which are small and beautiful. Nayapul is one of the starting points of the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. As you trek, the prominent village that you come across is Birethani, while the highlights include the waterfall, suspension bridge, and hot spring. Take a dip in this spring to benefit from the point of view of health.
Day 04 From Jhinu Danda to Bamboo (4 meals provided, standard accommodation)
The trekking trail goes uphill to take you to villages, such as Chomrong and Sinuwa. It consists of stone steps, and you can see the same in Chomrong, the largest village that you come by. Later, these steps go downhill to take you to the forest of oak, bamboo, and rhododendron from where you head to Bamboo.
Day 05 From Bamboo to Machhapuchhere base camp (4 meals provided, standard accommodation)
As you walk uphill, you will become tired. This is so because you are heading to MBC. However, the view that you see from the trail those of Fishtail, Hinchuli, Gangapurna, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, and Annapurna II will capture your mind. You will also be crossing the Modi Khola, a river, and walking in the glacial valley.
Day 06 From MBC to Annapurna base camp (4 meals provided, standard accommodation)
Unlike other days, you start your trek early in the morning to see the mind blowing view of sunrise on the Annapurna Ranges. This can be best had from the Annapurna Base Camp. To reach there, you walk in an alpine forest. You are surrounded by the mountains from all sides, and this moment will stick to your memory lifelong.
Day 07 From ABC to Bamboo (4 meals provided, standard accommodation)
You retrace the trekking trail to reach Bamboo, and the trekking trail goes downhill, so today’s trek is easy. The trekking trail is not only easy but also scenic when it shows you the view of the mountains. You will see this view from the forest of rhododendron, oaks, and bamboo.
Day 08 From Bamboo to Jhinu Danda (4 meals provided, standard accommodation)
Today also, the trekking trail goes downhill and takes you to Khuldi Ghar, Sinuwa, the Chomrong Khola, and Chomrong. Before reaching Jhinu Danda, the trekking trail beomes too steep. From there, walk to the Jhinu hot spring to take a dip; what could be more relaxing than this to a trekker who had an altitude of 4000 m plus?
Day 09 From Jhinu Danda to Nayapul to Pokhara (breakfast and lunch provided, standard accommodation)
Today is the last day of your trek in the Annapurna Region, and no less is this day in terms of natural beauties. It is also on this day that you head to Nayapul, the starting point of the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. From there, you drive to Pokhara.
Day 10 Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (breakfast provided, standard accommodation)
From the city of lakes, you head to the city of temples via the Pirthivi Highway, and the main towns you reach are Damauli, Dumre, Mugling, and Kurintar.
Day 11 Departure (breakfast provided)
Before three hours of your international flight, we will come to pick you at the hotel and take you to Tribhuwan International Airport. Good bye, and we wish you good luck for a safe journey.