Annapurna Base Camp Trek

12 Days
  • English, Spanish, French, Chinese
  • 3 Stars Hotel
  • (ACAP), (TIMS) card
  • 2-24
  • Easy to Moderate
  • Jeep, Airlines
  • Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov
  • 14
  • 62


The Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) Trek is a popular, short and rewarding trekking route in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It takes you through diverse landscapes, charming villages, and offers breathtaking views of some of the world’s highest peaks


  • The trek provides stunning views of the Annapurna mountain range, including peaks like Annapurna I (8,091 m), Annapurna South (7,219 m), Machapuchare (Fish Tail) (6,993 m), and Hiunchuli (6,441 m).
  • The trek takes you through diverse landscapes, from lush green forests and terraced fields in the lower regions to alpine meadows and glacial moraines at higher altitudes.
  • You'll encounter various plant species, including rhododendron forests (blooming in spring), oak trees, and bamboo groves.
  • The trail takes you through traditional Gurung and Magar villages, where you can experience the local culture, lifestyle, and hospitality.
  • After the trek, in the village of Jhinu Danda, you can relax in natural hot springs. It's a perfect way to soothe your muscles and unwind after days of trekking.
  • You'll come across Buddhist monasteries, prayer flags, and Mani walls, which add a spiritual touch to the journey.
  • Chhomrong is a picturesque village with stunning views of Annapurna South and Machapuchare.
  • Dovan and Deurali along the route provide excellent viewpoints and offer a sense of tranquility amidst the surrounding nature


Welcome to Kathmandu, Nepal's capital city. Upon arrival, our team will meet you at the airport and transfer you to your hotel. Take the rest of the day to rest and prepare for the trek.

After breakfast, either take a scenic drive or a short domestic flight to Pokhara, a picturesque lakeside city surrounded by the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. Explore the city and enjoy the serene Phewa Lake.

Drive to Nayapul (about 1.5 hours from Pokhara).
Begin the trek, passing through terraced fields, forests, and charming villages.
Reach Ghandruk, a Gurung village with stunning mountain views.

Descend to the Modi Khola (river), cross a suspension bridge, and ascend to Chhomrong.
Enjoy views of Annapurna South and Hiunchuli peaks.

Descend to the Chhomrong Khola and climb steeply through forests to Sinuwa.
Continue through bamboo and rhododendron forests to Bamboo.

Ascend through bamboo and rhododendron forests.
Pass the Himalayan Hotel and reach Hinku Cave before reaching Deurali.

Trek through the valley, witnessing dramatic landscapes.
Reach Machapuchare Base Camp (MBC) and continue to the Annapurna Base Camp.
Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding peaks.

Wake up to the sunrise over the mountains.
Descend back to Bamboo, retracing your steps.

Trek back to Chhomrong and continue descending to Jhinu Danda.
Relax in natural hot springs near Jhinu Danda.

Descend to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara.
Enjoy a well-deserved rest and celebrate your successful trek.

Drive or fly back to Kathmandu from Pokhara.
Explore Kathmandu, shop for souvenirs, or simply relax.

Depending on your flight schedule, you may have some free time for last-minute sightseeing or shopping.
Depart from Kathmandu, concluding your ABC trek.


The Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent/agency
  • Emergency expenses such as expenses on chartered helicopter.


What is the Annapurna Base Camp Trek?

The Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a popular trekking route in Nepal that takes you to the base camp of Annapurna I, the tenth highest mountain in the world. The trek offers stunning mountain vistas, diverse landscapes, and a glimpse into the culture and lifestyle of the local communities.

How difficult is the ABC Trek?

The ABC Trek is considered moderately challenging. While it doesn’t reach extreme altitudes like Everest Base Camp, it still involves walking for several hours each day on varied terrain, including steep ascents and descents.

When is the best time to do the Annapurna Base Camp Trek?

The best time for the ABC Trek is during the pre-monsoon (spring) season (March to May) and post-monsoon (autumn) season (September to November). During these months, the weather is generally stable, and the views are clear and spectacular.

Do I need to be physically fit for this trek?

Yes, a reasonable level of physical fitness is essential for the ABC Trek. Regular exercise and some prior hiking experience will be beneficial in preparing you for the trekking challenges.

What permits do I need for the ABC Trek?

You will need two permits for the trek: the Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP) and the Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) card. These permits can be obtained in Kathmandu or Pokhara before starting the trek.

Is altitude sickness a concern during the ABC Trek?

While the ABC Trek doesn’t reach extremely high altitudes, some trekkers may still experience mild symptoms of altitude sickness. Proper acclimatization and staying hydrated are crucial. The highest point of the trek is Annapurna Base Camp, which sits at around 4,130 meters (13,550 feet) above sea level.

Do I need a guide or a porter for the ABC Trek?

Hiring a guide or a porter is not mandatory, but it is recommended, especially if you have limited trekking experience or prefer a hassle-free journey. A guide can enhance your experience with insights into the local culture and environment, while a porter can carry your heavy backpack.

What are the accommodations like during the trek?

Accommodations along the ABC Trek are available in teahouses (lodges) located in various villages along the route. The teahouses offer basic facilities, including shared rooms and common dining areas. The higher you ascend, the more basic the facilities become.

What should I pack for the Annapurna Base Camp Trek?

Pack essential clothing suitable for both warm and cold weather, trekking gear, sturdy hiking boots, a first-aid kit, water purification tablets, and personal items. It’s important to pack light and carry only the necessities.

Can I trek to Annapurna Base Camp solo?

Yes, you can trek solo, but having a guide or trekking with a group is recommended for safety and convenience, especially if you are new to trekking in Nepal. Traveling with others also provides companionship during the journey.

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek
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/ Adult
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  • Professional Local Guide
  • English, Spanish, French, Chinese
  • 3 Stars Hotel
  • (ACAP), (TIMS) card
  • 2-24
  • Easy to Moderate
  • Jeep, Airlines
  • Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov
  • 14
  • 62