7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek
All Inclusive Price:
- 7 Days
- Trip Level:
ModeratePaths can be rough, steep and have many ups and downs with some exposure to altitude. Early in the season expect snow patches at higher altitudes. Good health conditions and level of fitness are essential. Generally we attain the altitude between 900m to 3,000m.
- Max Altitude:
- 4200 Meter
- Best Season:
- March, April, May, September, October and November
7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek is the shortest itinerary to ABC.Â the panoramic beautiful peaks of all the Annapurna giants. The Annapurna base camp trek 7 days is most beautiful trekking passing through the pleasure, spectacular of the natural cultural heritage of the Himalayan country, multiple ethnic groups and verifies vegetation forest and wildlife and assurance you for fun.
The 7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek starts from Nayapul about 1 hour 30 minutes drive from Pokhara. You will feel unfamiliar calm and soaked by nature in the heart and soul. The Ghandruk Valley which is the main part is at the high altitude of more than 500m on the top of the ridge. At where you can found the rhododendron forest and the terrace goes on passing through our series to the Chomorong village for sure.
Machhpurchre Base Camp is another heavenly trail with splendid mountain views such as Gangapurna, Himachali, and has a triangular face too which amazed you. Then finally, a trip across the glacier and reaches the world of ice and snow Annapurna sanctuary from where you will see incredible 360-degree views above the enormous Annapurna glacier and ranges.
Himalayan Recreation invite you to join the 7 days ABC trek for the complete Nepal trekking experience in short time
ITINERARY Expand All Download PDF Brochure
Day 01: – Drive Pokhara to GhandrukÂ
At first, our guide will come and pick you up at your hotel in Pokhara, drive to Kimche (3 hours driving by jeep). Then drive 90 minutes to Naya pul and walk to Birethanti, the beginning point of the trek. Then 5-hour trek begins to Ghandruk, one of the beautiful village situated by the Gurung community and can visit Musume too. Overnight in Ghandruk (1,940m)
Day 02:-Â Ghandruk to Chhomorong
Today, you will trek from Ghandruk to Chhomorong, it takes 5-6 hour walks and this Danda is slowly up. From Chhomorong Danda, you will trek down to Chhomorong Khola. Chhorming is another big and nice village and has to climb up again. If the weather is clear then you can see a great view of Annapurna South, Fishtail Mountain, Hinchuli and Ganggapurna Himalayas. Overnight in Chhomorong (2,170m)
Day 03:-Â Chhomrong trekking to Dovan
LeavingÂ Chhomrong, you have to walk for 4-5 hour trek from Chhomrong to Dovan. Then climb down 2,500 stone step and crosses the ChhomrongÂ Khola on a swing Suspension bridge. Then continue uphill to Sinuwa passing through a beautiful forest to Kuldihar, followed by an easy downhill walk to Dovan. Descend a long, slippery, steep stone staircase into deep bamboo and rhododendron forest to the village of Dovan. Overnight in Dovan (2,310m)
Day 04:- Dovan trekking to Machhapurchhre Base Camp
Then you have to 5-hour trek from Dovan to Machhapuchhre Base Camp. The mountain views are suspended; the panoramic beauty includes Hinchuli, Annapurna ranges and ever-changing Machhapuchhre, which is also known as Annapurna sanctuary since it is totally surrounded by mountains. A huge mountain enclosed by a solid wall of snow-capped peaks such as Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Annapurna 1, Annapurna 3, Gandharvachuli & Gangapurna and Fishtails etc. Overnight in Dovan (4,130m)
Day 05:- Machhapuchhare Base Camp Trek to Annapurna Base Camp & back to Dovan
It takes 7-hour trek from Machapuchhre Base Camp to Annapurna to Dovan. As we start trekking towards Annapurna, the path widens and vegetation disappears. As you reach Annapurna Camp, we can see awesome picture landscapes, majestic panoramic view of snow-capped mountains peaks, varied Himalayan cultural, admire the breathtaking 360-degree unobscured views of Machhapuchhure, Annapurna south, Hiunculi and other peaks. Immense Annapurna Range stops your heartbeat for a while.Â In the end, we will drop down back to Dovan for the night. Overnight in Dovan (4,130m)
Day 06:- Dovan trek to Jhinu Danda
Arise on a long, steep, slippery stone stairway from the village of Dovan, it will take a 5-hour trek from Dovan to Jhinu Danda. Then you have to climb uphill to Kuldighar followed by a downhill walk to Chhomrong Khola. After at you have to climb the stone steps to Chhomrong, then begin the descent to Jhinu Danda, where we will rest for the night. By climbing out of the side of the valley passing through a deep forest of bamboo, rhododendron and oka to Chhomrong, from here steeply down trek more 45 m takes to you Jhinu, where you can enjoy the natural hot spring small count to settle your nagging body near Modi Khola. Overnight in Jhinu Danda (1,760m).
Day:-7Â Jhinu Danda back to Nayapul Pokhara
Today we will walk the down part of the trail mostly flat with the spectacular mountain views by walking 5-hour trek from Jhini Danda to Nayapul. We continue our walk to Nayapul and catch a private vehicle to get to Pokhara. You can have some journey over famous city streets, the trek ends at Nayapul. Then you will be drop off at the hotel or any desired drop off location in Pokhara.
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TRAVEL INSURANCEProof of travel insurance is mandatory before starting the trek. Standard policies often only cover medical evacuation to 4000m so make sure the policy you get covers trekking as an activity up to 6000m. You only need to be covered on the policy for the days you will actually be trekking. We have some suggestions on finding an insurance company on ourÂ Terms of Service Page
EXTRA COSTS AND EXCLUSIONSOur trekking packages are pretty much all inclusive when you arrive in Nepal. Here are additional expenses that you can plan on while trekking:
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- Sleeping Bag Rental $20 and Down Jacket $15 if needed.
- All the meals are included on the trek but we only include breakfast while you are in Kathmandu.
- We suggest a tip for the guide and porter after the trek â€“ Plan on around 10% of the cost of your trek.
- We donâ€™t include drinking water on the trek which you can buy a number of places for between $1 and $3 a bottle (it gets more expensive towards base camp). A better solution is to buy water tablets in Kathmandu for around $2 and treat the water (your guide can help you find the good places to fill your water bottle).
- The other things not included on the trek are like Wifi, charging batteries and hot showers. Wifi is available in some tea houses for $3 to $5 an hour. Hot Showers are also available in a few of the tea houses for between $4 and $6. Charging electronic devices is possible in the tea houses and charging costs between $1 and $3 an hour.
- Unforeseen cost due to flight cancellation, weather conditions etc. You are responsible for extra hotel nights ($40/night) and meals in Kathmandu or Lukla for any extra days in Nepal due to flight delays.
SOLO TRAVELERSWe generally donâ€™t charge solo travelers any extra fees. Solo travelers can expect their own hotel room in Kathmandu but will need to share a room with other group members during the trek. If availability allows we will arrange private rooms on the trek as well upon request.
CANCELLATION POLICIESWe understand things happen and plans change and will refund your deposit minus a $150 cancellation fee. If your travel dates change we can generally reschedule you at no extra charge, but please provide at least 7 days advance notice.
EQUIPEMENTThe following are what we advise you obtain in the way of equipment and gear before trekking in Nepal, and are meant to keep you mobile and comfortable in a range of expected weather conditions. Trekking gear can be rented or purchased in Kathmandu at cheaper prices, remember Nepal is the home of Mount Everest, there is plenty of choice and our staff can assist you with the necessary arrangements. Except for your day pack, all luggage will be carried by porters. There is an allowance of 33lbs/15kg per person. Additional personal items not needed for the trekking portion of the trip can be checked in the hotelâ€™s storage room for no extra cost. HEAD
- Sun hat or scarf
- Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
- Head torch
- Cotton T-shirts or Thermals
- Fleece jacket
- Waterproof jacket
- Down jacket
- Lightweight cotton pants (long)
- Waterproof Pants
- Thin inner socks
- Thick, warm wool hiking socks
- Comfortable Hiking boots
- Sleeping bag rated to â€“ 20Â°C
- Trekking bags/duffel bag
- Large plastic bags (for keeping items dry inside trek bag)
- Trekking poles (optional, recommended)
- Water bottle or camel bag
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