Overview

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14 Days Poonhill and Annapurna Base Camp trek.

    

The Annapurna Basecamp is a high-altitude glacial basin located north of Pokhara. The Annapurna Base Camp is extreme trekking but is one of the most popular and the most beautiful trekking routes of the world, which offers you the incredible challenge of Trekking in the Himalayas. The magical landscape in and around the Annapurna Base Camp is also called "sanctuary" because of its natural serenity, beauty and the divine presence of the Hindu goddesses Annapurna (8,091m) and Gangapurna (7,455m).Much of Annapurna Base Camp Trek is protected under Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP). The highlight of the trip is not only the rugged beauty of the Himalaya topography but also the rich cultural experience of the Gurung villages and their inhabitants that you meet along the way.Considered the best Himalayan Trek in Nepal, it is not an entirely difficult trek, some steep uphill climbing and crossing narrow bridges becomes repetitive though. The maximum altitude you will ascend during trek will be 4,130m. From Annapurna Base Camp, you can enjoy a magical ensemble of the magical mountains like Hiunchuli (6,441m), Annapurna, Gangapurna, and Machhapuchhare (6,993m).


Itinerary 


Day 01:  

ARRIVE IN KATHMANDU. Our representative will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel in Thamel. Overnight stay at hotel. 

 

Day 02: 

KATHMANDU TO POKHARA BY PRIVATE COACH. (6HOUR) Our guide and porter will meet you at your hotel and take you to Katmandu airport or tourist bus stop. Drive to Pokhara. Overnight stay at hotel. Our service includes; Transportation to Pokhara, Guide, Porter and Hotel 


Day 03:  

POKHARA TO NAYAPUL BY VAN/BUS AND TREK TO TIKHEDHUNGA. (1540M 4 HOUR TREK) Today after having breakfast in Pokhara we drive for an hour to Naya Pul. Our trekking starts from the same spot. We walk for 3-4 hours to reach Tikhedhunga. The trail is not difficult although we must climb. You can encounter other trekkers ascending to the altitude helping to make this journey enjoyable and entertaining. The magnificent and picturesque views will inspire you to click your camera during your trek. Tonight, we will stay in Tikhedhunga in a guest house. Our service includes; Transportation to Nayapul, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge. 


Day 04:  

TREK FROM THIKHE DHUNGA TO GHOREPANI (2860M,6 HOUR TREK) This day the trekking trail is slightly uphill to Ghorepani. the astonishing view of high Himalayas and beautiful landscape makes for a pleasant experience while following the trail. We pass through some settlements and terraced fields on our route to a lodge at Ghorepani where we will stay overnight. Our service includes; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge.

 

Day 05:  

EARLY MORNING HIKE TO POONHILL (3210M) TREK TO TADAPANI (2630M, 6 HOUR) Today is the most important day of your trek, helping you acclimatise to the heights. Early in the morning your guide will take you to Poonhill (3210m), it takes one hour to climb to Poon Hill. From there you will experience the truly magnificent views of the peaks of Annapurna Himalayas like Dhaulagiri [8167m], Annapurna South [7119m] Fishtail [6993m], Nilglgiri south, Singa chuli , Annapurna I [8091m] and many more peaks Our service includes; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge. 

 

Day 06:  

TREK FROM TADAPANI TO CHOMRONG (2,170M., 5-HOUR TREK) On this day we walk descending to Kemrung Stream. After crossing a forest of rhododendron, we carry on walking towards Chhomrong across Gurung village. Chhomrong warmly offers us the close-up view of Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Mt. Annapurna, Virgin Peak and Hiunchuli. You will have the opportunity to explore Chhomrong area and we stay in a lodge here overnight. Our service includes; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge. 


Day 07: 

TREK FROM CHOMROMNG TO HIMALAYA (2,920M., 6-HOUR TREK) This day our trekking trail follows Chhomrong River and ascends for some elevation. On the route we cross through rhododendron forest and will reach Dovan. The picturesque view of the natural beauty follows us while we trek. The time remaining this afternoon and this evening is available to spend wandering around Dovan experiencing the delightful charm and character of this area. We will stay overnight at a lodge. Our service includes; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge. 


Day 08:  

TREK HIMALAYA TO MACHHAPUCHRE BASE CAMP Today the trekking trail heads to Machhapuchhre Base Camp. The route is pleasant with scenic views of the photographic landscape and snowcapped mountains. It is around a 6 hour walk to reach our destination, but we can preserve time if we increase our speed. We stay overnight at lodge in MBC. Our service includes; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge 


Day 09: 

MBC TO ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP After having a hot breakfast, the trekking trail continues to Annapurna Base Camp. This area is known as Annapurna Sanctuary which is covered with lofty mountains. The area gives an astonishing view of Annapurna I, Annapurna South and Barah Shikhar. We spend the night in a guest house and dine on local potato soup and traditional Gurung bread which the local people consider special for preventing the effects of cold. We will stay overnight at a Lodge. Our service includes; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge.

 

Day 10:  

TREK FROM ABC TO BACK BAMBOO (2,310M., 5-HOUR) This day trek is heading back from Annapurna Base camp to Bamboo. Annapurna South and high Himalayan peaks pull back to base camp where you feel heavenly intoxicated with the beauty of nature. Pleasant walking through forests and passing some villages providing chance to explore the area. We stay overnight in a guest house in Bamboo. Our service includes; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge. 


Day 11:  

TREK FROM BAMBOO TO JHINU DANDA (HOT SPRING) (1,780M., 5-HOUR) On this day, we trek Jhinu Danda. The trekking is descending from Jhinu Danda with the pleasant walk enjoying the scenic beauty.  We will reach Jhinu Dada and explore the surrounding area. The panoramic views are especially impressive from the hill with spectacular sunset views. We stay overnight in a guest house in Jhinu Danda.  Our serviceincludes; Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Guide, Porter and Lodge. 


Day 12:  

TREK FROM JHINU TO NAYAPUL- DRIVE BACK POKHARA (4-HOUR TREK, AND 1-HOUR DRIVE) This is the final day of our trekking. We trek to Nayapul from Jhinu Danda and end our trek there. We then drive back to Pokhara and explore the beauty of it.  You can climb to Sarangkot hill which is famous for adventurous paragliding sport.  Explore Pokhara City and stay overnight in a hotel.  Our service includes; Breakfast, Lunch, Guide, Porter, transportation to Pokhara, Hotel in Pokhara. 


Day 13:  

POKHARA TO KATHMANDU BY PRIVATE COACH.  (6 HOUR) our guide will meet you at the hotel lobby and transfer you to the Tourist Bus Station.  The Bus will stop on route for breakfast.  Our service includes; Transportation to Kathmandu, Guide, Porter, Hotel in Kathmandu. 


Day 14:  

Depart Nepal. 


Cost including  

Round trip airport transfer 

2 nights at 3 star Hotel in Kathmandu, including breakfast and free Wi-Fi. ï‚· 2 nights at standard hotel in Pokhara, including breakfast and free Wi-Fi.  Necessary Trekking Permit and office paper 

Transportation from Kathmandu to Pokhara and returned Kathmandu by flight. 

1 English speaking trekking guide  

One guide assistance  

Trekking Porters (One porter every for 2 members). 

Meals during trekking (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with Tea or coffee) 

All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during trekking 

Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).   


Excluding.

 

All government taxes and Service charge. 

Nepal entry visa fee. 

Travel and rescue insurance 

International flight ï‚· Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara 

All bar bills and personal expenses (Such as, phone call, laundry service, battery recharge, bottle of water, hot water, etc.) 

Tips for guide and porter  


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