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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek
  • Max Altitute:4130 mtr
  • Price:****
  • Difficulty:Normal
  • Duration:13 Days

Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Trip Overview

Annapurna Base Camp Trek offers diverse landscapes, cultural encounters, and natural beauty. It takes the trekker through a sensory experience. From the bustling streets of Kathmandu to the tranquil lakeside town of Pokhara. And then eventually to the challenging yet rewarding trek through the Annapurna region. Trekking from Pokhara will bring you to the miraculous Modi Khola gorge. Then leads you to a panorama of vast mountains. During this trekking trail, you pass through bamboo, and rhododendrons ultimately leading to an awesome view of the Annapurna range.

Moreover, the Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) is located in the Annapurna Conservation Area in the Himalayas of Nepal. Specifically, it is at an altitude of approximately 4130 meters (13549 feet) above sea level. Also, the base camp is situated at the foot of Mt. Annapurna, which is the 10th highest mountain in the world, with an elevation of 8091 meters (26545 feet). The trek to Annapurna Base Camp is a popular and rewarding trekking experience that allows trekkers to witness stunning mountain views and immerse themselves in the rich cultural and natural diversity of the region.

Related:  Annapurna Basecamp Trek Via Poonhill

Contact  us at:

Kathmandu Office014514568,9851237317 (Whatsapp)
Pokhara Office014514568,9801177317 (Whatsapp)
Mail us athikeontrek@gmail.com
Location of Kathmandu officeBhagawanbahal, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Location of Pokhara OfficeStreet No. Four Pokhara Lakeside

Highlights of Annapurna Base Camp Trek:


The Annapurna Base Camp Trek (ABC) stands out as a premier trekking adventure in Nepal, captivating outdoor enthusiasts with its diverse landscape and rich culture. It offers a spectacular blend of mountain panoramas, terraced fields, charming Gurung villages, and abundant flora and fauna. This trek unfolds as an immersive experience. The journey leads trekkers to the base of the formidable Mt. Annapurna, the 10th highest peak globally, reaching an elevation of 4130m/13549ft. Further, the trail unveils the majestic Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), revered for its unique beauty by the Nepalese.

What sets the Annapurna Base Camp trek apart is its meticulously crafted 13-day itinerary. This duration, shorter than many treks in the region leading to the base camp, caters to a diverse range of outdoor enthusiasts. Whether it’s solo female travelers or groups of hikers, the trek’s well-structured plan allows for a fulfilling exploration of the breathtaking landscapes and cultural gems along the way. The Annapurna Base Camp trek remains a popular choice, offering an unforgettable journey to those with a passion for exploration and a limited timeframe in Nepal.

In addition, the Base Camp is embraced by renowned Himalayan peaks, including the distinctive ‘fishtail’ summit of Machapuchare (6997m). Other ones are the towering Gangapurna (7454m), the majestic Annapurna 1 (8091m), the unconquered Fang (7647m), and the formidable Annapurna South (7273m). Furthermore, the sole pathway leads through the Modi Khola Valley, weaving amidst forests adorned with oak, rhododendron, and bamboo. Along this scenic route, trekkers traverse local Gurung villages, ultimately entering a realm dominated by towering peaks.

Annapurna Basecamp Trek Itinerary:

01Airport Pick up And Transfer to Hotel.
02Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara.
03 Pokhara – Naya Pool – Jhino – Chhomrong/Sinuwa. (2150 M, 3 Hrs Drive, 3 Hrs Hike)
04Trek from Chhomrong/Sinuwa to Bamboo. (2,310 M, 4-5 Hrs Hike)
05Trek from Bamboo to the Himalayas. (2,890 M, 4-5 Hrs Hike)
06Trek from Himalaya to MBC (Machhapuchhre Base Camp). (3,712 M, 4-5 Hrs Hike)
07Trek from MBC to ABC (Annapurna Base Camp) – Dovan. (4,130 M, 6-7 Hrs Hike)
08Trek from Dovan to Chhomrong. (4-5 Hrs Hike)
09Trek from Chhomrong to Ghandruk. (5-6 Hrs Hike)
10Ghandruk to Pokhara (Drive).
11Pokhara to Kathmandu. (Drive/Fly).
12Kathmandu Sightseeing and Free Day, Evening Dinner.
13Drop at the Airport and See off For your Flight Back.

You can also ask our team for a customized Itinerary if you have a big team of trekkers.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Cost:

Trekkers at Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Hikeontreks offers premier trekking packages at highly competitive rates. In addition to this, our commitment to affordability is complemented by exclusive festival deals, including offers during Dashain-Tihar and Eid, as well as special vacation promotions. Don’t hesitate to inquire about our current promotions. We also provide various options, allowing you to choose between comprehensive trekking services or specific service components based on your preferences. Further, with over a decade of expertise in the travel and tourism industry, our goal is to deliver top-notch quality service, ensuring an exceptional experience for our clients.

 Cost for Annapurna Basecamp Trek 

No of PeopleCost for Person(USD)
1 paxNegotiable
above 2 personNegotiable
If you are looking for only a service then we provide it for only 500 USD. Services include a potter guide, all local transport by bus, all government permits, and insurance for Nepali.

Note:  According to Trekking Terms and Conditions, if the client cancels the booking of the trek then the refund policy is as given:

• After booking The Trek if an Individual Gets un-well and Cancels his/her trip Before 1 Day of the Scheduled Date Company will Charge 60% of the Trip amount as a Cancellation fund.
• After booking The Trek if an Individual Cancels his/her trip Before Arriving here in Nepal Due to any reason Company will Charge 20% of the Trip amount as a Cancellation fund. (Note: if an individual Postpones the trip No Cancellation change will be taken)
• After the trip is started and if an individual cancels the trip in between Due to any region (Medical, Personal, etc.) no refund will be offered. The full Trip cost will be charged by the company.

Sherpa Guides in ABC Trek:

Sherpa Guides are trekking guides who have 20 years of experience in trekking and mountaineering. They are well-trained and registered by the Nepal Mountaineering Association. They are known about all the circumstances that may occur during trekking. Thus with them, trekking becomes a little easier or we can say less difficult. Mr. Yakpu Sherpa is one of our experienced guides who is a registered guide by the Nepal Mountaineering Association.

  We also provide special Trekking and Tour Guides. They are listed below:

  • Specific Language Guide for City Tour (70 $) Per Day.
    English Guide for city Tour (50$) Per Day.
  • Trekking Specific Language Guide (50$) Per Day.
    English Guide for Trekking (35$) Per Day.
  • Potter Guide for Trekking (25$) Per Day.
    Support/Potter Staff for trekking (20$) Per Day

Above above-mentioned rates For Guides include Daily wages and Gear and Equipment and do not include Insurance and Ground transportation Fees. Also, you can learn about the gear and equipment for the trek from our blog Trekking Essential. 

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Route:


The Annapurna Base Camp Trek unfolds over 13 days, starting with an airport pick-up and transfer to the hotel in Kathmandu. The scenic drive from Kathmandu to the lakeside city of Pokhara. After that the trek officially kicks off, beginning with a drive to Naya Pool, followed by a hike to Chhomrong or Sinuwa. Then takes trekkers through enchanting landscapes, which stops at Bamboo, Himalaya, and Machhapuchhre Base Camp (MBC). And finally reaching the pinnacle at Annapurna Base Camp (ABC). Then descent begins, leading through Dovan, Chhomrong, and Ghandruk, each place offering diverse terrains and cultural experiences.

The trek concludes with a drive from Ghandruk to Pokhara. After that, the return journey starts from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Another day is designated for Kathmandu sightseeing, providing a cultural interlude and a free evening for personal exploration. The adventure ends with trekkers being dropped off at the airport for their departure, concluding a remarkable journey filled with scenic wonders and cultural discoveries.

How Difficult is the Annapurna Basecamp?

The Annapurna Base Camp Trek is generally considered to be of moderate difficulty. It serves a wide range of trekkers, including those with some hiking experience. The trail encompasses varied terrains, including stone steps, forested areas, and some moderate inclines. The gradual ascent and well-paced itinerary facilitate acclimatization, minimizing altitude-related challenges. Further, Teahouse accommodations along the route offer comfort, and the trek is best undertaken during the main seasons of spring and autumn. While a reasonable level of fitness is recommended, the trek is accessible to most adventure enthusiasts. Thus this makes it a captivating journey amidst the stunning landscapes of the Annapurna region.

Booking the Trek:

HikeonTreks stands as a well-established travel agency renowned for its exceptional services. The agency presents enticing festival offers, including specials for Dashain-Tihar, Eid, Christmas, and Vacation, providing opportunities for treks at even more favorable prices. For a seamless and hassle-free journey, booking the Annapurna Base Camp Trek via Poonhill with us is a convenient option. Our services are also accessible online, allowing you to book and make payments seamlessly. Also, Reach out to us through Viber and WhatsApp at 9851237317,  or 9801177317 for additional information. Alternatively, contact our offices directly in Kathmandu (014514568) and Pokhara (061458550) for personalized assistance.

Detailed Itinenary

Day 01: Airport Pick up And Transfer to Hotel.

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara.

Day 03: Pokhara – Naya Pool – Jhino – Chhomrong/Sinuwa. (2150 M, 3 Hrs Drive, 3 Hrs Hike)

Day 04: Trek from Chhomrong/Sinuwa to Bamboo. (2,310 M, 4-5 Hrs Hike)

Day 05: Trek from Bamboo to the Himalayas. (2,890 M, 4-5 Hrs Hike)

Day 06: Trek from Himalaya to MBC (Machhapuchhre Base Camp). (3,712 M, 4-5 Hrs Hike)

Day 07: Trek from MBC to ABC (Annapurna Base Camp) – Dovan. (4,130 M, 6-7 Hrs Hike)

Day 08: Trek from Dovan to Chhomrong. (4-5 Hrs Hike)

Day 09: Trek from Chhomrong to Ghandruk. (5-6 Hrs Hike)

Day 10: Ghandruk to Pokhara (Drive).

Day 11: Pokhara to Kathmandu. (Drive/Fly).

Day 12: Kathmandu Sightseeing and Free Day, Evening Dinner.

Day 13: Drop at the Airport and See off For your Flight Back.

Trip Info

1. What's Includes

  • Airport pickup and drop by private car van
  • Standard  Hotel in Kathmandu and 2 nights in Pokhara
  • Three  meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trek
  • All accommodations during the trek. (Toilet will be outside from your room)
  • Office paper Annapurna Conservation Park entry permit
  • Trekking information management system (Tims) permit
  • Tourist Bus Kathmandu to Pokhara and  Kathmandu
  • A helpful, knowledgeable, friendly, well English speaking  trained, government license holder guide
  • A Strong, helpful porter with proper equipment (one porter for two people)
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available
  • All government taxes and office expenses
  • farewell dinner with Nepali family
  • Trekking route map.

2. Doesn't Includes

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at  Kathmandu Airport. You need 2 passport-size photos and $40 dollar
  • International airfare/Your Travel insurance
  • Lunch/ Dinner in Kathmandu/Pokhara
  • Tea/ coffee/bottles drinks/ Sweet things
  • Extra nights’ accommodation Lunch dinner breakfast in Kathmandu. In case of early arrival or late departure, early return from Trekking (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Hot shower/Camera’s battery charge during the trek
  • During the treks Tips for guide, porter, driver

Trip Highlights

  • Stunning Views of the Himalayas ( Annapurna I, II, III, IV and Machhapuchhre )
  • Rich Cultural Experiences ( Ghorepani, Ghandruk, and Chhomrong )
  • Amazing Scenery (lush forests, alpine meadows, snow-capped peaks, glaciers, rivers, and waterfalls )
  • Jaw-dropping remote scenery in the world

Important Info

Extra nights’ accommodation Lunch dinner breakfast in Kathmandu. In case of early arrival or late departure, early return from Trekking (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary

Trip Map

trip map

Fixed Departures

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