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Annapurna Base Camp Trek- 8 Days

Trip Facts
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Trek Duration 8 Days
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Mode of Trip Tea House / Lodge
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Grade Moderate
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Maximum Altitude 4,195 m
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Best Time September / December And March to Jun
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Group Size 2+


Trek Highlights:
Unparalleled Mountain View,
One of the Best Short ABC Trek

The 8 Days Annapurna Base camp trek is the Shortest Trekking route in Annapurna. Probably it is  best Itinerary for those people who has limit time and  want to reach in base camp of Mt Annapurna.the tenth Highest Peak in the world.

A quick 8-Days  Annapurna Base Camp Trek, (ABC Trek)  without any doubt, is one of the best short treks in the world. Even before you set your foot on the trail you will witness Himalayas which look so close as to almost touch it with your hands. As your trek progresses, the Himalayas get even closer. One of the most iconic mountains of Nepal known by the name Machapuchre (6993 m) is there to welcome you from the very first day.

8 Day Annapurna Base camp Trek  begins from scenic flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and drive to matque  and continue trek to Base camp. The trekking passes through villages and settlements, which itself are like a living museum, still retaining their centuries old tradition and social structures. By the second day of the trek you will increasingly be leaving behind sub tropical vegetation and entering temperate weather but the sight of the majestic Himalayas will make it worth it. On the third day you will finally reach your goal—Annapurna Base Camp. You will be surrounded by some of the highest mountains in the world once your reach this place like Annapurna I (8091 m) Annapurna III (7555 m) Annapurna South (7219 m) as well as Annapurna fang also called Barha Shikhara and Machapuchre (6993 m).

Within the span of just three days you will be crossing three climate zones chiefly subtropical, temperate and cold zones and this itself is rare in the world occurring in such short distance. It is one of the quickest treks in the Annapurna where you will be reaching the base camp of the tenth highest mountain  Annapurna in just three days. The whole trek finishes in just eight days—from landing in Nepal to landing back in your country.

Annapurna Base camp Trek- 8 Days Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival in Kathmandu.

At Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport, our representative will welcome you and transfer to your hotel in the hub of Kathmandu city. After getting refresh our guide or leader will brief you about the trip and all plan. In the evening, enjoy our welcome dinner in a nice Nepali restaurant with the cultural performance programs.

Day 2

Fly to Pokhara (860 m)/drive to Jhinu / trek to Sinuwa (2340 m) – 5 hrs.

Today We  will fly to Pokhara , on this day ride for Three hours to  Jhinu via Nayapul along the Modi River the same day. After reaching  Jhinu the trek begins in earnest and you will  walk uphill climbing for an hour to reach on top of Chomrong village.  Then we will decen down to Chomrong river and accent to Sinuwa.

Day 3

Trek from Sinuwa to Himalaya (2,920 m., 6 hours).

This day trekking trail follows Dece to Bamboo,  On the route, we cross through rhododendron forest and reach Dovan. The picturesque view of the natural beauty follows us while we trek. Remaining afternoon and the evening is to wander around Dovan. We spend a night in Himalaya Hotel. Overnight at Lodge.

Day 4

Trek from Himalaya Hotel to Annapurna Base Camp – ABC (4,130 m., 6 hours).

After having your hot breakfast, the trekking trail continues to Annapurna Base Camp. The area is known as Annapurna Sanctuary which is covered with lofty mountains. The area gives an astonishing view of Annapurna I, Annapurna South and Barah Shikhar. We spend night in a guest house dined with potato soup and traditional Gurung bread which is specially for preventing from effects of cold. Overnight at Lodge

Day 5

Trek from Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (2,050 m., 6 hours).

After a grand time at Annapurna Sanctuary and Base Camp, morning walk on the downhill path all the way to Deurali, then with few ups and downs with gradual winding trail in the serene forest and back to the tree lines to Bamboo for the overnight stay.

Day 6

Trek from Bamboo to Jhinu Danda via Chhomrong (1,700 m ., 6 hours).

From here a short steep up to Khuldi Ghar, then on the winding downhill path
Through the dense forest to Sinuwa danda. From here, walk descends to Chomrong Khola. After the bridge, an uphill walk for less than an hour reaching at Chomrong village for rest stop or lunch, after Chomrong with another up for half hour to the top of Chomrong ridge, then our route descends to Jhinu Danda, for overnight stay, this place offers refreshing hot springs just 20 minutes walk downhill near Modi River.

Day 7

Trek Jhinu to Matque/drive back to Pokhara Airport/fly Kathmandu—3 hrs trek.

This is the last day of your trek which means you will be heading to Matque from Jhinu to end your trek. As you reach Matque your vehicle will be waiting for you to take you back to the Pokhara Airport so that you can fly back to Kathmandu.

Day 8

Transfer to the airport and departure from Nepal to your destination

Transfer to International Airport for your way back to your country.

Cost Include/Exclude

What’s included

  • Round trip airport transfer (Airport – Hotel – Airport)
  • 2 nights at 2-3 Star  hotel in Kathmandu, including breakfast and Wi-Fi.
  •  Your standard meals during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • All Permit and necessary paper works
  • Flight Ticket from Kathmandu to Pokhara to Kathmandu .
  • Pokhara/ Matque and back to Pokhara by  Jeep.
  • All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
  • Trekking Guide: An experienced, helpful, friendly, and English speaking trekking guide (including his well-paid salary, insurance, meals, drinks, accommodation, transportation, etc.)
  • Trekking Porters:  Carry your Luggage (One Porter for every two clients)
  •  2 nights at 2-3 star Hotel accommodation in Pokhara, including breakfast and Wi-Fi
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Adventure Certificate. Trekking Map,
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • All Government Taxes and Service Charge.

What’s excluded

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily obtain Visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport – Kathmandu).
  • Your travel  insurance.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • International airfare and airport departure tax.
  • All bar bills and personal expenses (phone call, laundry service, battery recharge, bottle of water, hot water, hot/cold shower, pot of tea, coffee etc.)
  • Tips for guide and porter.
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