Annapurna Base Camp Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1350 M) and transfer to hotel
One of the members of our company will welcome you at the international airport terminal gate and take you to the hotel. You will have a few hours to rest. Later, in the evening, you will meet with the tour guide in your hotel lobby. He will brief you about tomorrow's day trip.
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing with a tour guide and trek preparation
You will go on a guided sightseeing tour to several UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will visit one of the holiest temples of Hindus, the Pashupatinath temple. Nearby this temple is located the largest in Nepal, Boudhanath stupa. After visiting these places, you will head to Swayambhunath and Kathmandu Durbar Square. In the evening, you will meet with your trek guide who will brief you about the trekking program. Later, you can stroll around the vibrant streets of Thamel.
Day 03: Drive to Kande (1770 M) via Pokhara (825 M) and trek to Australian Camp (1870 M)
After having breakfast, you will drive to Pokhara, the beautiful lake city. From Pokhara, you will continue driving towards Kande. Upon reaching Kande, you will take a small break and begin towards Australian Camp. Trekking through the forested trail, you will reach camp for the night's stay.
Day 04: Trek to Landruk (1565 M)
After having breakfast, you will begin trekking towards Landruk. The trail ascent to Pitam Deurali through the small villages. From Pitam Deurali you can see magnificent views of mountains including Pokhara valley too. Then the trail descends down through the dense forests and crossing several suspension bridges you will finally arrive at Landruk.
Day 05: Trek to Chhomrong (2170 M)
Trekking through a subtropical forest and crossing several bridges, you will reach Jhinu Danda where you will take a small break and have lunch. There you can visit the natural hot spring where you can take a relaxing bath. Further, you will ascend and reach Chhomrong village from where you will get to see the stunning view of Annapurna South (7,219 m).
Day 06: Trek to Dovan (2600 M)
The trail descends to Chhomrong Khola. You will cross the Khola and ascend towards Sinuwa. From here, you will trek into the Modi Khola Valley through a lush forest of oak, rhododendron, and cane. Further, the trail ascends to Bamboo and takes you to Dovan.
Day 07: Trek to Deurali (3230 M)
After having breakfast, you will trek through the narrow trail and forest and reach Hinku Cave. From here, you will trek on the snow-covered path or burnout grasses and reach Deurali.
Day 08: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4130 M)
Ascending through the forest of birch and bamboo, you will pass by a moraine. The trail then descends to a stream and again ascends to Machhapuchhre Base Camp. From here, you will get to see superb views of Annapurna South. You will have lunch here, and after that, you will move towards Annapurna Base Camp.
Day 09: Explore around and view the sunrise on the Annapurna range in the morning and back to Bamboo (2310 M)
You will explore Annapurna Base Camp and also see the beautiful sunrise. Similarly, you will get to see panoramic views of mountains and huge glaciers. After spending some time at ABC, you will descend to Bamboo via Machhapuchhre Base Camp, Deurali, and Dobhan.
Day 10: Trek to Chhomrong (2170 M)
From Bamboo, you will ascend to Kuldighar and Sinuwa. The trail then descends to Chhomrong Khola. From there, you will cross a bridge and ascend to reach Chhomrong village.
Day 11: Trek to Ghandruk (1940 M)
After having breakfast, you will descend to Kimrong village and after crossing a bridge you will ascend to Kimrong Dada where you will have a delicious lunch. Then trekking through oak and rhododendron forest, the trails descend and take us to a big Gurung village, Ghandruk from where beautiful views of Annapurna South (7,219m) and Machhapuchhre (6,993m) can be seen.
Day 12: Trek to Nayapul then drive to Pokhara (825 M)
Walking down stone stairs, you will reach Syaulibazar. From here, you will trek along Modi Khola and reach Birethanti. Crossing an iron bridge over the Modi Khola river, you will walk for around 30 minutes and reach Nayapul. Further, you will drive to Pokhara. Later in the evening, you can explore Fewa Lake.
Day 13: Drive to Kathmandu (1350 M)
After having breakfast, you will drive to Kathmandu on the scenic highway. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will spend the rest of the day relaxing. In the evening, you will have a farewell dinner organized by the company.
Day 14: Final departure
After having breakfast, one of the members of our team will take you to the airport for your flight back to your home.