Annapurna Base Camp Trek - 13 Days

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
At a Glance
Duration13 Days
CountryNepal
Trip GradeModerate
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Maximum Altitude4120m
Group Size1+ Pax
StartsKathmandu
EndsKathmandu
Travel StyleTrekking
Meal(B/L/D)
AccomodationTea House accommodation in Mountain and 3 Star hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Best TimeMar-May, Sep-Dec

Annapurna region is one of the most well-known trekking areas. It is not only famous for trekkers in Nepal but for the trekkers all around the globe. Among all, Annapurna Base Camp trek is considered as a moderate and most rewarding trek.

This trek is suitable for anyone who has a medium level of physical fitness. During the Annapurna Base Camp 13 days trek you will be rewarded by the peaks like Annapurna l, Hiunchuli, Fang, Gangapurna, Annapurna South, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, and Machhapuchhre.

Overview of Annapurna Base Camp Trek – 13 Days

To begin Annapurna Base Camp trek 13 days, we will drive to Nayapul from Pokhara and walk all along the path following a river to Birethati. Birethati is a prosperous village nearby the bank of Modi River.

On the way to Ghorepani, we will pass Tikhedhunga, traverse a river via a suspension bridge of Bhurungdi River. We will also walk passing through and cultivated areas and oak and rhododendron woods.

Also, we will trek to Poon Hill to get pleasure from the pleasing sunrise views over eye-catching peaks like Machhapuchhre, Annapurna, and Dhaulagiri.

Moreover, walking to Chomrong, a large Gurung village and the entrance to Annapurna Sanctuary. Ascending to Sinawua Danda is another amazing experience during the trek as you will be rewarded by the amazing panorama of Annapurna South, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) facing across the valley.

Besides, we will experience the most amazing parts of the trek i.e. to get to Annapurna Base Camp lying at the height of 4120m. On the way, we can get wonderful vistas of the south face of Annapurna.

The arresting sight of the glaciers will welcome us. From the peak, we can also discover some of the most attention-grabbing peak views like Singu Chuli (6501m), Hiunchuli (6441m) and Tharpu Chuli (5663m).

Conclusion

Trekking Guide Team offers an excellent chance to go for 13 days Annapurna Base Camp trek. The major attraction of the Annapurna Base Camp trek apart from getting rewarded by the sublime Himalayas are exploring the Nepali rustic lifestyle. Seeing the stunning sunrise view from the best viewpoint named Poon Hill is another attraction.

You also get a chance in meeting with many ethnic groups, enjoy dipping in the natural hot spring at Jhinu danda and more.

Main attraction

Explore the Nepali rural lifestyle, Best sunrise view from Poon Hill, many ethnic group you can see on the way, enjoy the natural hot spring, panoramic view from Annapurna Base camp, explore to see Buddhist culture, visit Gorkha soldier village, on the way you will see the Annapurna mountain view and Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

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Itinerary
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After we arrive at Kathmandu International Airport, our airport representative from Trekking Guide Team Adventure will wait for you with a play card. They will help you to transfer to the hotel. At hotel, you can just relax. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

On this day, we will drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu at around 7 am. En route, we will pass by a lot of terrace farms, villages, and cities with views of snow-topped peaks.

Pokhara, in fact, is the most renowned valleys in the southern Himalayas hides the best of Himalayan appeal with three eye-catching lakes in its region- Phewa, Begnas and Rupa.

At Pokhara, we can go sightseeing in popular tourist areas like Gupteshore cave, Davi’s fall, famous Fewa Lake where you can enjoy boating, etc. Overnight in a hotel.

Annapurna Base camp trek begins from this day. We will drive to Nayapul from Pokhara and walk all along the path and carry on trekking down the hill following a river to Birethanti lying at the height of 1,025m. It is one of the prosperous villages nearby the bank of Modi River.

We will then continue walking and pass by Hille and then walk further to a large Magar Village named Ulleri. All in all, we will walk for 5 hours. Overnight at tea house.

On this day, we will depart from Ulleri to reach Ghorepani. We will walk for around 5 hours to reach Ghorepani lying at the elevation of 2860m. On the way we will pass TirkheDhunga, we will traverse a river via a suspension bridge of Bhurungdi River.

Over the village, we will walk in the rather peaceful path. We will walk pass through grazing landscape and cultivated areas. Walking via oak and rhododendron woods. We will arrive at Nangethanti from where we leave for Ghorepani. Overnight at tea house.

We begin trekking early in the morning to Poonhill (3195m). At the peak of the Poon Hill, we can take delight from the scenic sunrise views over stunning peaks like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Machhapuchhre.

Then, we will return back to the hotel and trek to Chuile taking around 6 hours. Overnight at tea house.

We will depart from Chuile and trek for around 5 hours to get to Sinuwa lying at the altitude of 2360m. On the way, we will have a pleasing stroll to Chomrong. Chomrong is a large Gurung village and the entrance to Annapurna Sanctuary. It is set on the lap of massive Annapurna massive.

We will also walk down to the bridge and ascend to Sinawua Danda. This journey rewards us with the amazing panorama of the nearby landscapes and snow topped peaks including the grand peak of Annapurna South, Fishtail Mountain (Machhapuchhre) facing across the valley. Overnight we stay at Sinuwa.

On this day, we will walk on a pleasing path passing side by side with charming rhododendron, oaks, and pines forest. Likewise, we will walk down to Bamboo which is a small area with around five lodges in the heart of the forested area. The area is filled with rhododendron and bamboo trees beside the Modi River.

Then, we will get to Dovan passing through the cool shadow of the forest. Also, we will have a pleasant ascend for some hours to get to the Hinko cave.

We will then depart from wooded area and walk down to get to a small bridge. After that, we will have a little way up to Deurali. We will be trekking for around 5 hours on this day. Overnight at tea house.

This is one of the major days of the trek. On this day, we will walk for four hours to get to Annapurna Base Camp lying at the height of 4120m. On the way, we can get magnificent views of the south face of Annapurna that mounts on top of the sanctuary.

As we approach close to the base camp, we can notice a prayer flag set viewpoint in the moraine. Plus, the striking sight of the glaciers will greet us.

From the peak, we can observe some of the most mesmerizing peaks like Singu Chuli (6501m), Hiunchuli (6441m) and Tharpu Chuli (5663m). Overnight at tea house.

On this day, we will get up early in the morning to see the beautiful sunrise views over the Annapurna I Machhapuchhre, and Annapurna South. And, after that, we will walk down to Bamboo which is filled with rhododendron and Bamboo trees taking around 6 hours (2310m). Overnight at a tea house.

We will on this day depart from Bamboo ad trek to Jhini Danda lying at the elevation of 1780m. Today, we will keep climbing and then traverse over the stream. After walking on a short firm climb we will reach JhinuDanda taking approximately 5 hours.

At JhinuDanda we can notice a hot spring where you can dip yourself in the pools. Here we can get pleasure from the warmth of the hot spring and get rid of the tiredness of the trek. Overnight at tea house.

We will trek for around 5 hours on this day to reach Syaulibazar from Jhinu Village. On this day, we will have a pleasant trek to Syaulibazar. You will enjoy the views along the trekking route. Finally, with an hour drive, we will go back to Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara.

On this day, after having our breakfast we will take the tourist bus from Pokhara to return to Kathmandu. In Kathmandu, you will return back to the hotel. At hotel, you can just relax. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.

This is your last day in Nepal. You will depart from Nepal with breathtaking memories and remarkable time spent in the Annapurna Himalayan region. Our staff will transfer you to the airport for your departure.

Route Map
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Cost Details
Included
  • Hotel in Kathmandu (Nivas Boutique) with 3-stars bed & breakfast for 2 nights.
  • Hotel in Pokhara (Splendid View) with 3-star bed & breakfast for 2 nights.
  • One experience English speaking trekking guide & one porter for each two tourists.
  • All land transportation from Kathmandu to Kathmandu by tourist bus .
  • Trekking star point Pokhara to Nayapul and end point Syaulibazar to Pokhara by private transport.
  • Daily meal (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek. (Main course)
  • Annapurna Conservation Permit.
  • Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS)
  • Insurance for guide & porters.
  • All accommodation 8 days during the trek available normal lodge/tea house. (run by Nepali families)
  • Airport-Hotel-Airport transfer.
  • Our service charge.
  • Farewell dinner with cultural dance program.
Excluded
  • Personal equipment for trekking. (sleeping bag, down jackets, gloves, sun glass, sunscreen, trekking stick, trekking shoes)
  • Nepal entry visa fee you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport – Kathmandu. You will require 2 passport size photos.
  • Personal insurance for travel to Nepal. (covers Helicopter rescue)
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Emergency rescue evacuation.
  • Tipping (Tips) for guide & porter.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. (Tea, Coffee, Mineral Water, hot water)
  • Sweet things like chocolate and desert.
  • Hot shower and laundry during the trekking.
  • Personal expenses, personal hygiene.
  • Wi-Fi, internet, phone calls, battery charging.
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