Annapurna Base Camp Trek Itinerary - Trekking in Nepal, Tour in Nepal, Climbing In Nepal

Annapurna Base Camp Trek ItineraryPublished On: February 6th, 2018


Annapurna base camp

Day-01:Arrive in Kathmandu (1330m)
Company representative will pick up you from the airport and transfer you to your hotel. The rest of the day is free time to explore Thamel. (Overnight at hotel)


Day-02:Kathmandu to Pokhara drive 6-7 hrs or Fly 30 min (850m)
After breakfast we start our journey to Pokhara (your guide will be with for your whole trip). You can enjoy the scenery while driving on road following the Trisuli River where you might see people doing rafting. After around 6-7 hours (200km) drive you will reach beautiful and peaceful town Pokhara. Or you may take a 30 min flight to Pokhara enjoying the non-stop mountain scenery and valleys. A city with a large lake that offers us the magnificent views of various mountains. Dhaulagiri, the whole Annapurna range, Machhapuchre (Fishtail) amongst others. You will get another chance to do some last minute shopping for the trek and explore around the lake and town. (Overnight at hotel on BB basis)


Day-03:Drive to Nayapul & trek to Tikhedhunga (1540m) 8.5km, 5-6 hrs walking.
After breakfast, we drive for 1.5 hours to reach the trekking starting point (Nayapul). Your 1st day of the adventure is begin from here. Mostly we walk along the new trail(dirt motor road) and through the local villages with rice fields along the small river side. while trekking you will get to know the life style of locals too. For the last hour we walk on the old trekking trail along stones steps and reach the Tikhedgunga. (Over night at tea house on full board basis).


Day-04:Trek to Ghorepani (2850m) 9.8km, 6-7 hrs walking.
We begin our journey after breakfast, continuing along stone steps we climb up to Ulleri. This is the toughest part of the day. It takes around 2 hours to climb up 500m. We continue to walk another hour through the mountain village and stop for lunch. After lunch we enter the rhododendron forest all the way up to Ghorpani which is about 3 hours walking. (Over night at tea house on full board basis).


Day-05:Hike to Poon Hill (3210m) & trek to Tadapani (2660 m) 11km 6-7 hrs walking.
Early morning hike to Poon Hill (3210m) to see panoramic views with a multi colored sunrise on the snowy white mountain combining to amaze your senses. You can see more than 10 huge snow capped mountains from Poon Hill including the 7th highest mountain in the world, Dhaulagiri, and 10th highest mountain Annapurna 1st. Then it’s back to the tea house for breakfast. After this we trek to Tadapani through dense forest; we get chance to see monkeys, birds and other animals. (Over night at tea house on full board basis).


Day-06:Tadapani to Sinuwa (2340m) 9.1km, 6-7 hours walking.
Dropping down from Tadapani Gurjung the route offers good views of the upper Modi valley. The path then starts the long ascent high above the west bank of the Modi Khola. We pass the village of Chhomrong which lies tucked at the very base of Himal Chuli. From Chhomrong the trail descends until Chhomrong Khola then trail begins a slow climb as we head up to our destination for the day – Sinuwa. (Over night at tea house on full board basis).


Day-07:Sinuwa to Deurali (3200m) 10.2km 5-6 hrs walking.
There is a clearing in the forest a little further on, from there the route goes very steeply down a bank of rock and then levels out, running through thickets of bamboo at the bottom of the gorge, keeping always on the west side of the river. We pass by the pasture of Tomo, and then the very neck of the gorge at pantheon Barah, where there is a small trail and a shrine. Continue track climbs to Himalaya hotel and another 1.5 hours reach Deurali at the campsite where you will overnight. (Over night at tea house on full board basis).


Day-08:Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp (4130m) 7 km, 5-6 hrs walking.
Trek along the Modi river side , less vegetation, less O2, beautiful valley and mountain views will be tough and wonderful day. After you reach the Machhapuchhare Base Camp enjoy the hot drinks and hot food , get more energy to climbmg another approximately 2 hours to the Annapurna Base Camp. This area is called the Annapurna Sanctuary since it is totally surrounded by mountains. Now your dreams become true and you are at Annapurna Base camp, which offers spectacular views (Over night at tea house on full board basis).


Day-09:Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo ( 2300m) 13.2 km 5-6 hrs walking.
Get up in the early morning and savor the magnificent sunrise over the Himalayas from ABC. After taking breakfast, we start descending from ABC to Bamboo back through MBC, Deurali, Dovan and finally reach Bamboo. Heading back down to the valley is much easier than climbing up. You will see the waterfalls that drop down from a high point to the rocks below. We pass through the forests with great views of Fishtail and Hiunchuli mountains. (Over night at tea house on full board basis).


Day-10:Bamboo to Jhinu Dada (1760m) 7.8 km, 5-6 hrs walking.
From Bamboo we make a steep ascent to the Kuldi Ghar and then to Sinuwa following the stone steps that leads to Lower Chhomrong. Then we ascend on the thousand stony steps taking us to Upper Chhomrong. From Chhomrong we descend to Jhinu Danda. We today get opportunity to enjoy hot springs lying just a 20-min walk from Jhinu Danda. (Over night at tea house on full board basis).


Day-11:Jhinu Dada to Naya Pool (1070m) 10.8 km 6 hrs walking & drive to Pokhara.
Trek from Jhinu Danda to New bridge and then to Kyumi village. After lunch, we trek to Syauli bazaar and then down to Birethanti. After about an hour trek from Birethanti, and we arrive at Naya Pul. The trek ends at Naya Pul.

You will be picked you up at Nayapul and approx one hour drive takes you to Pokhara. We check in to our hotel late afternoon. Rest of the day free to wonder around. Overnight at the hotel in Pokhara BL plan.


Day-12:Drive or fly back to Kathmandu.
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your hotel. You can spend the evening leisurely, perhaps catch up on some last minute shopping or if you prefer you may celebrate dinner together with our trekking guide. Overnight at the hotel BB plan.


Day-13:Final Departure to your onward destination
We will Transfer you to International airport for final departure to your on wards destination.