Annapurna Base Camp Trekking

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking combines some of the most spectacular mountain scenery, providing a fascinating insight into the modern hill life of Nepal. This unique trek along local trails, through forests, villages and terraced farmland treats you to unparalleled mountain scenery, surrounded by enormous glaciers giving you an inside experience into the Nepalese life and culture.

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is no doubt one of the outstanding trekking. It lies on the hill of Annapurna south. The route is specially designed for those trekkers who love to enjoy the flora and fauna and panoramic view of the Himalayan range. Annapurna Base Camp trekking takes you both Annapurna base camp and Jomsom at once, offering the most spectacular mountain scenery, charming settlements of Gurungs and their slate-roofed houses, incredible rhododendron forests ablaze with ivory, rose, apricot and crimson bouquets and deep sub-tropical valleys. Below the Annapurna and Dhualagiri Himalaya range, there is the Ghorepani poon hill (3210m) one of the best panoramic view center of Annapurna trekking, Muktinath (3802m) and Annapurna sanctuary (4230m) the main destinations of the Annapurna sanctuary trekking. There is a comfortable way along with it.

annapurna-base-camp-trekkingIt is also considered as an ideal trekking, as there involves no risk at all than other areas. During the trekking, one can encounter with gorgeous lowlands to the wonderful high mountains and breathtaking scenes of the Annapurna range. Annapurna sanctuary trekking begins in the terraced foothills close to Pokhara. The Dhampus Ridge is the starting point and it passes through the Gurung villages of Landrung and Chomrong where we spend a night and then we pass through rhododendron and bamboo forests of Hinko Cave. Slowly after see an excellent views of Annapurna South and Machapuchare, we climb high above the Modi Khola River, through the 'gates' of the Sanctuary. On the other side, we can see the views of mountains Machupuchare Base Camp, (3480m), and Annapurna Base Camp, (3900m).

After that we descent down to Tatopani (natural hot spring) at Ghorepani, where we spend one night and early morning we ascent up of to the Poon Hill, to see the spectacular sunrise over the Himalaya including the Dhaulagiri (8167m), Nilgiri (7041m), Fishtail (6998m), Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna II (7939m) , Annapurna III (7555m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Annapurna south (7219m), Hiunchuli (6441m), Lamjung Himal (6986m),Tukuche peak (6920m) among others. Subsequently we ascend up via Ghasa- Tukuche Marpha village (one of the best apple garden in Nepal) and reach to Muktinath, where you will see and enjoy with Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage trekking tour. After excursion around Muktinath temple, we return to Jomsom then we fly back to Pokhara.

Annapurna Base Camp trekking is considered to be the best ways to explore Annapurna Himalayas from both side as well as perfect destination in Annapurna trekking region. Annapurna Base Camp trek fits for both adventure travelers and nature explores with amazing life time experience with Shin Haru Treks & Expedition.

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Facts
Trekking Destination: Annapurna Region
Group Size: Min-1, Max-16,
Transportation: Private Vehicle, Domestic Flight
Type of Trekking: Lodge / Camping
Trekking Hour: Approximately 4-7 hours each day
Total Days: 12 Days
Trip Day to Day Itinerary
Days Activities
Day 01 Drive to Pokhara (900 meters) 7 hours by tourist bus.
Day 02 Drive to Nayapul (1010meters) and trek to Tikhedunga (1570meters) 3 hours.
Day 03 Trek to Ghorepani (2840meters) 5 hours.
Day 04 Hike up to Poon Hill (3210meters) and trek to Tadapani (2610meters).
Day 05 Trek to Chommrong (2140meters.) 5 hours.
Day 06 Trek to Dovan (2500meters) 5.30 hours.
Day 07 Trek to Deurali (3200meters) 4 hours.
Day 08 Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4130meters) 5 hours.
Day 09 Trek back to Bamboo (2345meters) 6 hours.
Day 10 Trek to Jhinu hot spring (1780meters) 5 hours.
Day 11 Trek to Nayapul (1010 meters) and drive to Pokhara.
Day 12 Drive back to Kathmandu (1345meters).