The Annapurna Base camp trek, also called Annapurna Sanctuary, is the most popular trek in the Annapurna region. The major high of the trekking is the visit to Annapurna Base Camp at an altitude of 4130m.The entire journey revolves around getting into the Annapurna Sanctuary, a natural amphitheater surrounded by 360-degree views of high mountains including tenth highest mountain Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7273m), Machapuchare(6997m), Gangapurna (7454m), Hiunchuli,(6444m) etc. The trail passes through the forests of bamboo, oaks and rhododendron and beautiful Gurung villages of Ghandrunk, Chhomrong, and Dhampus. The landscape is dotted with farm terraces, monasteries, streams, lakes, and rivers. You will also make a side trip to Poon Hill (3210m), a perfect vantage point to catch Himalayan sunrise and sunset and a panorama of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna ranges and much more. You will also be able to enjoy hot spring at Jhinu Danda on your way back. The trekking starts from the beautiful town of Pokhara where you will have plenty of time to relax before and after the trip. The best seasons to do Annapurna Base Camp trek is during Spring or Autumn when there is better visibility with the sunny blue sky.
DAY 01: ARRIVE KATHMANDU
DAY 02: SIGHTSEEING TOUR AT KATHMANDU- 3 HOURS.
DAY 03: KATHMANDU TO POKHARA (820 M) by Tourist Bus - 6-7 hours
DAY 04: DRIVE TO NAYAPUL AND TREK TO ULLERI (2440M) , 1-hour driving and 4.5 hours walking.
DAY 05: ULLERI TO GHOREPANI (2860M). 5-7 HOURS, 5-7 hours
DAY 06: HIKING UP TO POON HILL (3210M), THEN TREK TO TADAPANI 2650M 6-7 hours
DAY 07: TADAPANI TO CHOMRONG (2200M). 7 HOURS. 7 hours
DAY 08: CHOMRONG TO HIMALAYA (2800), 5 hours
DAY 09: HIMALAYA TO ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP (4130M), 5 hours
DAY 10: ABC TO BAMBOO (2310M), 6-7 hours
DAY 11: BAMBOO TO JHINU HOT SPRING (1780M), 5 hours)
DAY 12: JHINU TO NAYAPUL 6-7 hrs AND DRIVE TO POKHARA 1.5 hrs
DAY 13: DRIVE BACK TO KATHMANDU 6-7 hrs
DAY 14: FINAL DEPARTURE