Annapurna Base Camp Trek or also called Annapurna Sanctuary Trek is an ALL INCLUSIVE itinerary that takes you to one of the most popular trekking trails in Nepal Himalayas. In this trek we fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara for starting the trek. This trail goes through Pokhara-Ghandruk-Chhomrong-Dovan-Deurali-ABC-Jhinu Danda-Nayapul (Pokhara), walking past terraced fields, traditional local Gurung villages, diverse flora and fauna along with amazing views of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Dhaulagiri and Manaslu. Mt. Annapurna (8091m) is the 10th highest mountain in the world and this Annapurna Base Camp Trek takes us up to the Base Camp at an altitude of 4130m/13549ft. For more please visit https://eveholidays.com/destination/nepal/trekking-in-nepal/itinerary/annapurna-base-camp-trek-10-days
Day 01: Arrival ~ Kathmandu (1300 meters)
On arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, a representative from our office will greet you at the airport and escort you to your pre booked hotel.
Day 02: Fly to Pokhara (827m/2,700ft), trek to Ghandruk (1940m/6360 ft): 30 minutes flight (6 hours trek)
Today we leave Kathmandu and take the short flight to Pokhara. We take a short drive to Kimche, just outside of the town and we begin our trek.
Day 03: Trek from Ghandruk to Chhomrong (2170m/7120ft) (6 hrs walk)
Today we start with an ascent before dropping down to cross the Kimrong Khola by bridge, before making a short ascent to Taulung. We then begin the long steep ascent to join the main trail to Chommrong.
Day 04: Trek from Chhomrong to Dovan ( 2,630m) ( 6-7 hrs walk)
Descending to cross the Chommrong Khola River by suspension bridge, we enjoy some excellent views of Machhapuchare and Annapurna South. We continue to climb steeply, walking through wet bamboo forest to reach our accommodation later this afternoon.
Day 05: Trek from Dovan to Derauli ( 5 hours walk )
This morning the track continues up past the so-called 'weeping wall' and the shrine to the 'God of the Jungle', to the Himalaya Hotel (2840m). Passing several spectacular waterfalls which cascade down the opposite side of the Modi Khola, we climb through bamboo forest to reachDeurali.
Day 06: Walk to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m/13,545ft) via Machhapuchhre Base Camp; Descend down to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (5-6 hours walk)
Starting early morning, today we climb gently through a river bed then over a steep trail over to the mountain side. The hike from Bagar to Machhapuchhre Base Camp is a bit strenuous. From Machhapuchhre base camp we get excellent views of the Machhapuchhre (machha, fish' and puchare, 'tail') along with Mt. Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Gandharvachuli and Gangapurna. The vegetation disappears on our way to Annapurna Base Camp and the path widens as we enter the Annapurna sanctuary.
Day 07: Trek to Jhinnu Danda ( 6 hours walk )
Descending through rhododendron forest full of noisy birds ,we then cross the Chommrong Khola and climb up to Chommrong village (2060m) where we take a rest break.
We then begin a short climb back up through forest to the small village of Komrong Danda (2654m). Shortly we reach Jhinnu Danda.
Day 08: Trek to Nayapul; drive to Pokhara (5 hours walk)
Today on our final day of trekking we first descend to the Kimrong Khola which we cross and then tackle a short ascent. Descending further we follow the Modi River until we reach Nayapul where we meet our bus and make the short drive back to Pokhara where a hot shower and relax in the hotel or stroll around at lakeside.
Day 09: Drive to Kathmandu
After breakfastt we drive to Kathmandu. We spend our last evening in Kathmandu in a farewell dinner together sharing photos recalling the excitements of trip and exchanging emails in one of the traditional Nepalese restaurant.
Day 10: AIRPORT TRANSFER
Today after breakfast you are in leisure on your own. You will be escorted to airport for your flight home at your flight time
TRIP COST INCLUDES:
All airport pick ups and drops in tourist cars and Pokhara Kathmandu by tourist bus.
Kathmandu-Pokhara Flight with airport departure taxes
Twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu hotels (2 Nights)
Twin sharing accommodation in Pokhara hotels (1 Night)
Best available lodges and guesthouses during the trekking days (6 Nights)
Lodges and Guesthouses accommodation during the trek will be twin sharing and occasionally dormitory.
9 Breakfast, 6 Lunch, 7 Dinner (including Farewell Dinner in a Traditional Nepalese Restaurant with Dance)
An English speaking knowledgeable trekking guide
The required number of porters to carry your luggage during the trek (1 porter for 2 guests)
Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff.
Annapurna Conservation Park permit and TIMS permit for trekking.
Medical Kit will be carried by Trekking Guide
All Government and Local Taxes