15 Days Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) Trek

15 Days Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) Trek
  • Duration : 15 Days (approx.)
  • Product code : P8CQAB
From USD $1,299.00
Overview:

Annapurna base camp is located in a beautiful natural bowl formed by a ring of eight 7000+ Himalayan
peaks. As the trek progresses, it passes through a huge variety of landscapes
as the altitude increases until the glaciers of the Himalaya are reached at the
sanctuary.


ABC boasts of a variety of diverse cultures, tribes and castes. The area has sub-tropical lowlands, valleys,

forests of bamboo, oak and rhododendron, alpine meadows, windswept desert
plateaus and the towering Annapurna Mountains and has the world's
deepest river gorge, Kali Gandaki, lying some 6900 metres (22,563 ft.) that
lies below Annapurna I and the Fishtail mountain. The area is home to over 440 species of birds and animals like the marten, deer, Langur (monkey) and the elusive snow leopard.

Package
Includes


  • Accommodations in Kathmandu , Pokhara and during trek


  • All meals while on trek
  • Airport – Hotel – Airport Transfers (Arrival
    & Departure)
  • Kathmandu sightseeing
  • Entrance fees
  • Trek leader/Guide
  • Porters
  • Sleeping bags
  • Food, Accommodation, Salary, Insurance and
    equipment’s for all staffs
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Permit Fee
  • Trekkers Information Management System
    Fee
  • Farewell dinner on the last night in Kathmandu
  • All ground transfers on private air con
    car/van/coach
  • All government, hotel and other taxes

 Package Excludes:

  • International Airfare and taxes
  • Travel Insurance

  • Nepal Entry visa (Visa is obtained in Nepal
    Airport immigration on arrival. USD 25 per visa for 15 days, USD 40 per visa
    for 30 days and USD 100 per visa for 90 days. All the visas are multiple entry
    visas. Please carry 02 passport sized photograph for the visa.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • All items of personal nature like telephone
    bills, laundry, drink etc.
  • Tipping to guide and driver
  • Any other item that is not mentioned in the
    price inclusion list.


 





Detailed Itinerary:





Day 01 Kathmandu                                                                                                                                                                   



Warm welcome upon arrival  and transfer to hotel. After reaching hotel
free of the day.





Day 02 Kathmandu - Pokhara                                                                                                                       

After breakfast, 
drive you to Pokhara, the second largest and the most beautiful city in Nepal.
Upon arrival, check in to hotel. In the evening, boating at Fewa lake for
1 hour with a possible view of Machhapuchare, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himal.





Day 03 Pokhara - Naya Pul (New Bridge)
- Tirkhe Dhunga (1495 M) 3 - 4 hrs                                       

Drive to Nayapul then trek to Birethanti,
a large and prosperous town beside the Modi River. Head up the main trail to
Sudami where we climb gradually up the side of the valley, reaching Hille
(1495m) before pushing on to Tirkhe Dhunga. From here the trail crosses a
stream and then ascends a step stone staircase to the large Magar village at
Ulleri (2070m)





Day 04 Tirkhedhunga - Ghorepani (2850 M) 5 – 6 hrs                                                  

Trek through rhododendron and oak forests and across streams before making
a short, final climb to Nangethanti. From Nangethanti we head up to Ghorepani
(2850m)



Day 05 Ghorepani-Poon Hill – Tadapani (2520
M) 5 – 6 hrs                                      

An early start and an
hour hiking to Poon Hill (3195m) leads us to a brilliant spectacle, this
vantage point provides an unobstructed view of sunrise over the high Himalayas.
After spending about 45 minutes on the hillside, come back to Ghorepani, have a
hot breakfast, and start walking to Tadapani. From Ghorepani the trail climbs
along ridges and through pine and rhododendron forests to Deurali (2960m). We
descend to reach Banthanti, before winding our way to Tadapani (2540m)



Day 06 Tadapani – Sinuwa (2310
M) 6 – 7 hrs                                                           

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.





Day 07 Sinuwa – Deurali (3150 M) 5 – 6 hrs                                                                

Proceed to Kuldi Ghar about 2 1/2 to 3 hrs walking. 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. The track climbs to Himalaya hotel at the campsite
where we will overnight. 6 hours.





Day 08 Deurali – Annapurna Base Camp (4090 M) 4 – 5 hrs                                                                     

Climb on past the Machhapuchhare
Base Camp to the Annapurna Base Camp. This area is called the Annapurna
Sanctuary since it is totally surrounded by mountains. From here it is a
two-hour trek to Annapurna Base camp, which offers spectacular views.



Day 09 Annapurna Base Camp – Dovan (2600
M) 5 – 6 hrs                                        

After breakfast trek down to
Dovan.

Day 10 Dovan – Chhomrong (2110 M) 4 – 5 hrs                                                                                           

Once we have passed Khuldi
Bikas where there is an experimental sheep Farm, the trail continues through
rhododendron and bamboo fields. 



Day 11 Chhomrong – Ghaundruk (1940 M) 5 – 6 hrs                                                   

This is an easy and short day trekking. From Chhomrong the trail descends through forests to Gurjung
Khola and then the trail ascends slightly until Kimche, we reach Ghandrunng about noon.

Day 12 Ghaundruk -Nayapul, then drive to Pokhara 4
- hrs
                                                     
             

After reach Pokhara stay in the hotel. Free of the day.


Day 13 Pokhara-Kathmandu
6 hrs                                                                                                                               


After breakfast drive to Kathmandu, after reach Katmandu check in hotel. Then free in the
evening. In the evening you can do shopping or rest your own. If guest wish fly back from Pokhara to Kathmandu.



Day 14 Kathmandu                                                                         

                                                                      

After breakfast drive Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar square, Swoyambhunath  and Great
Stupa of Boudhanath all (UNESCO World heritage sites) that have cultural significance and a great architectural display of the rich tradition. 

                 


Day 15                                                                   
                                                                                                  

After breakfast rest until your flight leaves.
Please be ready at the hotel lobby before 3 hours to flight and transfer to
airport.