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Annapurna Base Camp Trek from Nayapul (10 days)

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Experience the warm hospitality of the Gurung people as you discover the spectacular landscapes of the Annapurna region on this incredible Annapurna Base Camp Trek in Nepal.

Private and Group

Himalaya

10 Days

All year

Open to everyone

First Time


Highlights

  • Hike to the base camp of Mt Annapurna while exploring the amazing flora & fauna.
  • See a spectacular sunrise and sunset from Poonhill.
  • Trek to the base camp of Machhapuchhare on the way.

Description

Join us as we take you on a 10-day journey through a spectacular landscape of gorgeous mountain vistas, green pasturelands, terraced fields and beautiful Gurung Villages in the Annapurna region in Nepal. For 10 days, you’ll hike all the way up to the Annapurna Base Camp (4130 m) and have an exceptional time with us.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek will take us to the Base Camp of Mount Annapurna((8091m), the tenth highest mountain in the world. You’ll get to explore the amazing plant and animal life of the region, along with experiencing the warm hospitality of Gurung people. The tour also includes a hike to the spectacular peak of Mt. Machhapuchhere, also known as the Fishtail Mountain, which holds a special place in the hearts of Nepalese people.

This is a moderate grade trek, which makes it a popular choice for every hiker, from newbies to seasoned climbers. All you’ll need is a fit body and a good dose of enthusiasm.

We’ll begin the journey from Nayapul, which is about a 1 and a half-hour drive away from Pokhara. From there, we’ll proceed into the Ghandruk Valley and appreciate the wonderful vibe of the region. Heading further, walking through a lush rhododendron forest, we’ll cross the Chhomrong Village. There, we’ll meet the native Nepali people and catch a glimpse of their traditional way of life. It will be enriching to learn about their customs and lifestyle as we pass through various mountain villages. The trail further leads to the hot springs at Jhinu Danda and it sure will be relaxing to take a dip in the warm healing waters of the spring. Another highlight of this trek will be a visit to Poon Hill to see a mesmerizing sunrise and sunset.

Get in touch now to reserve your seat on this amazing Annapurna Base Camp Trek in Nepal for some unforgettable memories. You’ll remember it for life. Also, check out the Mount Everest Base Camp Trek here, if looking for some more adventures in Nepal.

Prices per person

Group of 1

USD 750 Each

Group of 2

USD 700 Each

Group of 3

USD 700 Each

Group of 4

USD 700 Each

Group of 5

USD 650 Each

Group of 6

USD 600 Each

Group of 7

USD 600 Each

Group of 8

USD 600 Each

Want a different number of travellers?

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Accommodation included

- Transportation start and back

- Transport during the trip

- Permit and entrance fees

- Group porters

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

Price details

Price Includes:

Taxes,

First aid box,

Farewell dinner and

Souvenir.

Price does not include:

International airfare,

Nepal visa fee,

Travel insurance,

Accommodation in Kathmandu,

Personal expenses (Phone calls, WIFI, bar bills, battery recharge, laundry, boiled water and hot shower) and

Tips. *Price: USD $ 699 for other dates not mentioned below.


Itinerary

Day 1: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul(1:30 hours) and trek to Ulleri(5 hours)

Actual Annapurna Base Camp Trekking starts from Nayapul. So, after having an early breakfast in Pokhara we will drive one and half hours to Nayapul. From there, We will walk to Tikhledunga thorugh Annapurna Conservation Area. We  will stroll through a large Forest and cross the Bhurundi Khola River to the village in Tikhedhunga. After refueling with lunch at Tikhledunga, we will head towards 3400 steps Ulleri. Trek to Ulleri will be a real taste of your stamina. We will reach to Ulleri by afternoon and stay there overnight.

Day 2: Trek from Ulleri to Ghorpani(4:30 hours)

We will set off on our trek after breakfast. As we rise to the Ghorepani town, you will see the marvellous Mt. Annapurna South every once in a while. We will pass beautiful waterfalls and small villages before arriving at Ghorepani. From there, the trail rises through fine woods of oak and rhododendrons. We will stop at the upper Ghorepani that offers all encompassing sights of the mountains including, Mt. Annapurna South and Nilgiri. The town has little shops for nearby items. Wi-Fi signal is solid there.

Day 3: Visit Poonhill early morning (2 hours) and trek to Tadapani(5 hours)

Early in the morning, we  will begin an hour climbing to Poon Hill which is at an altitude of 3,210 m, and boasts splendid mountain views; this vantage point gives an eye catching view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain Range. You will be amazed when the sun strikes the white mountains and turn them golden. While you appreciate the delightful view, you can enjoy some hot espresso in Poonhill! After breakfast in Ghorepani, we will continue through the rhododendron and okay forest and admire the falling cascades on the way to Tadapani.

Day 4: Trek to Chhomrong (5 hours)

Fourth Day ABC Trek starts downhill through a rhododendron forest. At the point when the forest ends, the trail opens to wonderful terraced fields. Passing the waterfall and suspension bridges, we will finally reach Gurjung (a beautiful Gurung village). After that, we will go up to Chhomromg Village. We will spend the night there.

Day 5: Hike to Dovan (5hours)

The trek from Chhomrong to Dovan involves both tough and downhill trails that will take us through thick rhododendron forests and down stone steps. On the way, we will enjoy the greenery, streams, village lifestyle and magnificent mountain views (the main reason why we are here). We will  rest and spend the night at Dovan and prepare to trek to MBC.

Day 6: Trek to Machhapuchhere Base Camp (5hours)

Today we will climb through a stream bed and then over a lofty trail over to the mountain side. The climb from Dovan to Machhapuchhere Base Camp is to some degree strenuous. From Machhapuchhere base Camp, we will enjoy magnificent views of the grand Machhapuchhere alongside Mt. Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Gandharvachuli and Gangapurna. Make sure your battery is full,  you will be just capturing those views and your battery life may not outlive your excitement!

Day 7: Hike to Annapurna Base Camp(2 hours) and trek down Dovan(5 hours)

After we begin our trek from MBC to ABC, the vegetation fades and the path becomes larger as we enter the Annapurna Base Camp. From there, we will catch hair-raising views of the close vertical south face of Annapurna above us. The camp boasts a stunning 360-degree view. We will get the chance to enjoy hypnotizing sights of the Machhapuchhere, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Hiunchuli and different peaks. After enjoying the views and capturing selfies and all, we will trek down to Dovan.

Day 8: Trek to Jhinu Danda(6 hours) and go to hot springs

From Dovan, we will climb down to Bamboo. From Bamboo, it is a tough trek to Kuldighar with a declining hike to Chhomrong Khola. At that point, we will climb to Chhomrong. The trail at that point drops to Jhinu Danda, where we will rest for the evening. Then we will have a chance to appreciate the hot springs which are just a 15-20-minute downhill walk from Jhinu Danda. You can explore and enjoy a beautiful moment there. Overnight in Jhinu Danda.

Day 9: Descent to Pothana(6hours)

Despite the fact that most of our path to Pothana is a simple descent, we  will have to go up now and again. Crossing the hanging bridges over the Modi Khola (river) will take us to Landrung Village. We will advance further, going through Tokla and after that go up to Bichkok Deurali, which offers astonishing views of Mt Dhaulagiri. From there, we will trek down to Pothana. From Pothana, you can admire an exceptional view of Mt. Fishtail.

Day 10: Return to Phedi(3hours) and drive back to Pokhara(30 minutes)

On our approach to Phedi from Pothana, we will get the chance to appreciate the astonishing views of western Nepal. Finally,we will take the bus to Pokhara where you can enjoy the nightlife or visit the lakes.

 

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Details

Accommodation

Hotel in Pokhara and tea houses during the trek

Meeting point

Tribhuvan International Airport KTM)

Equipment you will need to bring

Poles

Backpack

Sunglasses

Watter bottle


About the guide

Nepal Trail Finder is your ultimate choice if you are looking for a trek or an expedition of a lifetime in Nepal. Our company has been working in the Tourism Industry in the country for over a decade, providing a highly professional and personalized service to customers from all over the world.

Our clients safety and satisfaction are always our main priorities. We have a team of trained and skilled guides to make your trip unforgettable. Our trekking tours are designed to suit travellers looking to explore the natural beauty and culture of Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet. All our packages are guaranteed in terms of price, service and satisfaction.

Contact us and enjoy an unforgettable experience in Nepal!

Languages

Hindi | French | English | Chinese

Residence

Kathmandu, Nepal


What people are saying about this trip

Timothy Gilmour

5.00

June, 2022

I cannot say enough about the level of service I have received, and the attention to detail that has been attended to. Any expectations have been far exceeded. This has been a fantastic experience. Many thanks.




 

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