3 star standard hotels in Kathmandu & Pokhara And tea house/Lodge on trekking
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Kathmandu-Pokhara-Poonhill- Fishtail (Machhapuchhre) Base Camp- ABC-Jhinu- Nayapul-Pokhara-Kathmandu
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is the best classical treks in the world offering the breathtaking views of series of Mountain Peaks and the opportunity to experience Nepali typical village lifestyles. Annapurna or “The goddess of the harvests” is a series of peaks, among which the tallest is Annapurna I at 8091m. The mountain is well known as the deadliest Himalayas in the World. Though it might sound scary, the trek won’t be dangerous since we will be in the safe foothills and still be viewing the majestic views of Annapurana along with the Views of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Mountain) as a reward.
The trail is equally delight for natural & cultural experiences. You’ll be travelling through the landscapes filled with Mountains. Some of the villages are populated by the ethnic Gurung and Magar people of Nepal. You’ll also have the privilege of experiencing the local people and the way of their living. You’ll be able to witness the diversity of Nepal. In short period, you can experience the colorful culture of these people and most of all you can see Buddhist and Hindus living in harmony and peace.
In a nutshell, Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) combines the magnificent views of high mountain peaks along with the Natural & Cultural experiences. Get ready to create a memory you’ll never forget.
Day 1: Welcome to Kathmandu ! We you meet at Airport
We welcome you at Kathmandu International Airport and together drive to Hotel. At evening, welcome dinner with trip manager.
Day 2: Explore City & Trek preparation
Our experienced local tour guide arrange city excursion and Trekking guide checks your trekking gears and prepares trekking permits and other official documents.
Day 3: Drive or Fly to Pokhara
After Breakfast at Kathmandu Hotel, take 30 mins flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara. But if you wish to travel by private car or Tourist bus, it takes around 6 to7 hours, 200 km west of Kathmandu. The drive to Pokhara is a scenic drive through winding hills alongside Trisuli River.
Day 4: Drive to Nayapul & Trek to Ulleri (1960m)
The drive from Pokhara to Nayapul is about an hour. Nayapul is the gateway to the Annapurna Base Camp. From there we will trek through the bank of Modi River up to Birethanti. After a brief stopover, we will trek to Tikhedhunga and climb the stairs to Ulleri for the Night.
Day 5: Trek to Ghorepani (2,850m)
It’s a gentle uphill trail, passing through the forests. From Banthati forests, it’s a couple of hours to Ghorepani, a beautiful village in the Annapurna region.
Day 6: Sunrise Hike to Poon-Hill & Trek to Tadapaani (3201m)
The hike to PoonHill starts before dawn. The place is a wonderful viewpoint preferred for sunrise views. You can see people from all the places on this spot. You can capture the first rays of sun falling on the Mt. Annapurna and Mt. Dhaulagiri. Later, we return to Ghorepani for the breakfast and continue trek to Tadapani for the night.
Day 7: Trek to Chhomrong (2170 m)
After the breakfast passing through rhododendron forests cross the river Kimsung, we arrive at the village of Gurjung. We take a stop at Gurjung. After a brief stopover at Gurjung and walk to the beautiful village of chhomrong at the laps of the Annapurna range, where we stay overnight.
Day 8: Trek to Dobhan (2600m)
Leaving Chhomrong behind, we trek alongside Modi River besides the forest. On the way, we cross a long suspension bridge and trek up to Sinuwa Danda. Then we enter the rhododendron forest, descend along stone steps to arrive at Bamboo, and trek further to reach Dovan (Dobhan) village.
Day 9: Trek to Deurali (3200m)
After breakfast, we trek along a thick forest to a viewpoint. After that we trek over to the cave Hinku and some more to arrive Deurali to overnight.
Day 10: Trek to Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) Base Camp (3700m)
We trek along a river bank, make a tedious steep climb and arrive at Machhapuchhre (Fish-tailed Mountain) Base Camp (MBC). The view from MBC is mesmerizing and rewarding to with the views of Annapurna, Gangapurana and Machhapuchare peaks. Camp at MBC for the night.
Day 11: MBC to ABC & Trek to Bamboo (4130m)
Starting from MBC, we trek uphill. As we trek the views become more and more beautiful. Upon reaching Annapurna Base Camp, we will enjoy the views of several peaks in the Annapurna Massif. Leaving ABC we again trek downwards reaching Bamboo village.
Day 12: Trek to Jhinu Danda (1800m)
In the morning, we begin the trek first coming to Sinuwa via an easy downhill trek. We head towards Chhomrong and on to Jhinu. The place has a natural hot-spring where you can relax in the hot water and let your muscles regain strength. We spend the rest of the day at leisure in Jhinu Danda.
Day 13: Trek to to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara
After having breakfast, click some picture and get ready to leave Jhinu Danda. We trek down the hill along Modi River for about five hours. After a brief stop, we trek further to Nayapul where we can find the transport facility and drive back to Pokhara.
Day 14: Fine-dining-Breakfast & drive or fly
After fine-dining Breakfast in Pokhara Hotel, we relax and explore the natural beauty, lake and waterfall of Pokhara. According to our plan, we continue another trip or drive or fly back to Kathmandu for airport departure next day. We will have farewell dinner and review our trip together.
Day 15: Keep the Memories of Majestic Mountains
After Breakfast at Kathmandu Hotel, we drop you to airport or continue the next trip.
Airport transfers pick up and drop
Entry permits to Annapurna Conservation Area
All supporting staffs (trekking guide and porters), as well as their necessary insurance, meals and allowances.
3 meals per day and overnight accommodation in tea house lodge along the trail.
Domestic airfare and airport tax (Kathmandu - Pokhara) and Pokhara-Kathmandu flight or overland journey by tourist bus as required after the trek.
2 night accommodation in Kathmandu in BB basis before and after the trek.
2 night accommodation (BB basis) in Pokhara after the trek.
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