9 days Nepal Annapurna Base Camp Trek (From Pokhara) 2022

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9 days Nepal Annapurna Base Camp trek is known for its distinctive and incomparable view of the Himalayas and dramatic glaciers and is a short introduction to trekking in Nepal, which will showcase the picturesque beauty of the world-famous Annapurna region. This is the only trek that will take you to the base camp of such high mountains, in a relatively short time, the trek is not considered to be a difficult one, anybody with average physical fitness can complete and enjoy the adventure of this holiday.  

The trek is mostly an uphill walk, passing through river valleys and rice terraces, dense forests of rhododendron and magnolia and an abundance of waterfalls along the route to enjoy. On the fifth day of our trek, we reach the base camp of the Machhapuchhre also known as the Fishtail, for its unique peak, which overlooks the entire Pokhara valley. On the sixth day, we will arrive at the base camp of Annapurna South, a view that will never be forgotten, with 13 mountains reaching over 7,000m in the Annapurna region. On the way back to Pokhara, the undulating farm terraces and the culturally rich beautiful hill villages and its friendly inhabitants will be an immersive and cultural experience that will show you a way of living that is phenomenally rich in tradition.

Pokhara is one of the most picturesque places in Nepal, with refreshing lakes, and unbelievable views of the snow-capped mountains overlooking the entire city. It will be wise to spend a day in Pokhara, visiting the waterfall, deep caves, walking around the colourful market and a relaxing boat ride on Phewa Lake. 

Once we arrive back in Pokhara, you may take a drive to Chitwan National Park, and stay in a safari resort next to the park. You will then enjoy the natural surroundings, with activities such as canoeing, elephant back riding, rare bird watching, visiting the elephant breeding centre, and much more. In the national park, you can expect to see such majestic animals as rhinos, bears, crocodiles, monkeys, tigers and multiple varieties of beautiful birds. 

Highlights

  • Enjoy an amazing veriety of adventure holidays ranging from a Himalayan trek to the exciting jungle safari to the ancient cities  
  • Explore the beautiful lakes and great snowcapped Mountains, waterfall, caves, boating on the lake and wandering around the lovely Pokhara 
  • Enjoy  a classic trek to the base camp of Annapurna south, known for the best Himalayan views and dramatic glaciers
  • Pass through river valleys and rice terraces, dense forests of rhododendron and magnolia and enjoy the several waterfalls along the trails
  • Explore the undulating farm terraces and the culturally rich beautiful hill villages and its friendly inhabitants. 

Outline Itinerary

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Day 01:Drive from Pokhara to Phedi, trek to Tolkha (1810m), 1 hour drive, 5 hours hiking

After breakfast, our guide and helpers will take you from your hotel to the trekking starting point, an hour drive on a private vehicle. Upon reaching Phedi, we start an amazing hike to ABC, after 5 hours of a pleasant hike we reach Tolkha. Overnight at a guesthouse.  

  • Accommodation:Guesthouse
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Tolkha
  • Maximum Altitude:1,810m

We trek from Tolkha village to Chhomrong via Jinu Danda hot spring. Overnight at a guesthouse in Chhomrong. 

  • Accommodation:Guesthouse
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Chhomrong
  • Maximum Altitude:2,040m

We trek from Chhomrong to Bamboo, enjoying the breathtaking view of the prettiest Fish-Tail Mountain. Overnight at a guesthouse in Bamboo. 

  • Accommodation:Guesthouse
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Bamboo Lodge
  • Maximum Altitude:2,340m

We trek from Bamboo lodge to Machhapuchhre (Fish-tail) Base Camp. Overnight at a guesthouse in Fish-tail Base Camp. 

  • Accommodation:Guesthouse
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Machhapuchhre Base camp
  • Maximum Altitude:2,900m

Today is a special day of our amazing adventure, we hike from MBC to Annapurna Base Camp. Overnight at a guest house in Annapurna Base Camp. 

  • Accommodation:Guesthouse
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Annapurna Base Camp
  • Maximum Altitude:4,100m

After exploring the amazing Annapurna Base Camp, where you will be surrounded by 8000m mountains, we trek back to Dovan. Overnight at a guest house. 

  • Accommodation:Guesthouse
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Dovan
  • Maximum Altitude:2,630m

We trek from Dovan to Chhomrong, 6 to 7 hours amazing hike. Overnight at a guest house in Chhomrong. 

  • Accommodation:Guesthouse
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Chhomrong
  • Maximum Altitude:2,040m

We trek from Chhomrong to Ghandruk Village, explore Gurung Museum and its beautiful surroundings. Overnight at a guest house in Ghandruk.  

  • Accommodation:Guesthouse
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Ghandruk Village
  • Maximum Altitude:2,000m

After breakfast, we trek down to Sauli Bazaar where will enjoy our lunch and then trek to Nayapul from we will drive to Pokhara. End Service. 

  • Accommodation:Hotel on your own
  • Meals:On your own
  • Place:Pokhara
  • Maximum Altitude:8,50m

Continue drive from Pokhara to Chitwan National Park (5hrs), briefing on lodge facilities and safari activities. Overnight at a resort.

  • Accommodation:Resort
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Chitwan
  • Maximum Altitude:1,00m

Main safari day with activities like elephant back safari, canoeing, bird watching, elephant breeding centre visit etc. Overnight at a resort. 

  • Accommodation:Resort
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Chitwan
  • Maximum Altitude:1,00m

Early morning activities include a bird watching tour, breakfast and driving or flying back to Kathmandu. End service. 

  • Accommodation:Hotel on your own
  • Meals:on your own
  • Place:Kathmandu
  • Maximum Altitude:1,350m

Inclusion

  • All surface transfers from Pokhara to the trekking starting point and ending point to Pokhara
  • An English speaking guide and necessary porters
  • Trekking permit and Annapurna conservation fees
  • Three meals with tea and coffee during trek days, accommodations on-mountain lodges
  • Salary, insurance and all expenses of our guide and porter
  • Chitwan safari package on full board, with all safari activities, meals, and accommodations
  • There will be an excellent safari lodge in Chitwan to stay in
  • Staffs insurance
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available)
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • TIMS Card (Trekker's Information Management System)
  • All Local / Government Taxes
  • Our service charge
  • Nepal entry visa (requires USD 25 and one photograph, granted upon arrival in Kathmandu.
  • Water, alcoholic drinks, tips, hotel and sightseeing tour in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Your travel insurance.

PRICES & DATES

Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
25 May, 2022 - 02 Jun, 2022Guaranteed$750 USD
30 May, 2022 - 07 Jun, 2022Guaranteed$750 USD
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Useful Information

9 days Annapurna Base Camp trek is one of the best adventure treks in Nepal, suitable for those who wish to explore entire Himalayan Nepal by doing a breathtaking hike to Annapurna Base Camp. During the hike to Annapurna Base Camp, each and every stop provide decent guesthouses and mountain lodges.

We would love to organize 9 days Nepal Annapurna Base Camp hiking package for a small private group, so please feel free to contact us and let us know how many of you are there in your group so that we can send you a quote and other information as per your group size and requirements. 

If the above 09 days ABC trek itinerary couldn't meet your needs, we can design a tailor-made itinerary to suit your needs. It is also possible to combine with some other activities such as Tibet tours,Bhutan tours, and Everest flight.

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