Annapurna Basecamp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek probably the best legendary and classical treks in the world offers breathe stopping Mountain View, give opportunity to experience the typical Nepali village, local people and their way of living traditional life in Himalaya of Nepal. The Annapurna Base Camp route goes passing through spectacular and tranquil landscapes, charming Gurung and Magar villages, lush green Rhododendron, bamboo and alpine forests to the trip’s last and final destination, Annapurna Base Camp at the height of 4130m (13546ft.) The trail is equally a delight for natural experiences.There is a natural hot spring near Jhinu Danda, you can cleanse yourself spiritually in natural hot springs with bathing areas in the lap of the mountains. Locals believe that the waters have a healing quality that ease away your aches and pains. The locals we will encounter in Annapurna Base Camp Route are mix ethnic groups; there are Brahmans and Chhetris in lower elevations and Mongoloid Himalayan people in Himalaya. Mostly there are Gurung and Magar people in the area, famous for Gurkha regiment. If you would like to explore more cultural and traditional heritages in Himalaya then Wilderness Excursion suggest you to trek to Langtang, Manaslu, and Everest region. But no doubt that Annapurna is the best for scenery as some 55000 people trek there every year.

Like most of the Annapurna treks except Annapurna Circuit, Annapurna Base Camp Trek also starts and ends in Pokhara – second biggest city and naturally blessed place to relax after the big hike in Annapurna. It is 200km to west from Kathmandu. All domestic airlines run several fligts daily from Kathmandu to Pokhara or, About 7-8 hours drive by tourist bus. Local buses and micro buses leave every one hour from Kathmandu till 3pm and other tourist buses lives every morning.

Day Event
1 Pokhara to Gandrung
2 Gandrung to Genuwa
3 Genuwa to Bamboo
4 Banbu to Doban
5 Doban to machhapuchre BC
6 machhapuchre BC to Annapurna BC (sunrise view) to Doban
7 Doban to Bamboo
8 Bamboo to Sinowa (hotspring shower possible)
9 Sinowa to Pokhara
10 Pokhara to Kathmandu (By bus)
  1. Transportation ( Airport –  Hotel – Airport)
  2. 3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  3. Teahouse accommodation during the trek
  4. Tented accommodation during the climb
  5. All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek and climb
  6. All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
  7. Domestic flights (Kathmandu- Lukla -Kathmandu)
  8. English speaking, trained and experienced trekking guide(leader), climbing guide (leader) and assistant guides
  9. Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
  10. Nepali Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  11. All necessary paper work; trekking permits and Island Peak climbing permit
  12. All government and local taxes
  13. Good quality tents and kitchen utensils for camping
  14. Group mountaineering (climbing) equipments
  1. Personal  equipment & Insurance  for  climbing
  2. Personal expenses, bar, beverage bill, Nepal visa fee
  3. Airport taxes for International
  4. Emergency rescue evacuation if required,
  5. Personal nature expenses.
  6. Extra night Hotel in Kathmandu
  7. Personal  and  medical  Insurance