Annapurna Base Camp Trekking trip includes tour of Kathmandu and Pokhara city (The most 2 famous tourist hub in Nepal) A half a day tour of Kathmandu city will include complete sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley which includes Kathmandu Durbar Square (Known as Hanuman dhoka Durbar square or Basantapur durbar) including Kastamandap( building made by one tree), Living goddess- Kumari House, Many temples including Shiva Parvati, TalejuBhawani, KaalBhairav etc. We further visit to Swyambhunath Stupa,.These entire Monuments of Kathmandu city is listed in UNESCO world Heritage sites
Tour ID: 14D Abc Trek
Tour availability : Available on any dates
Duration (Days): 14
Itinerary Day 1: ARRIVE IN KATHMANDU-CULTURE VISIT) (Welcome Dinner) (1,300m/4,264 ft) After short rest, we will visit the Swayambhunath Temple, said to be 2500 years Stupa on a hillock, which offers a breath-taking view of Kathmandu City and the Sunset view. This Stupa is the oldest of its kind in Nepal, listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Monument Listed in 1979.Next; we will visit historic Kathmandu Durbar Square (Hanuman Dhoka) if you are lucky, you will be able to have a glance of the famous living Goddess of Nepal name Kumari, Nepalese traditional cultural show with dinner at restaurant. Overnight @ Hotel.
Itinerary Day 2: KATHMANDU DRIVE TO POKHARA (823m/2,700ft), 5-6hrs drive (BLD) Breakfast at hotel restaurant, 07:30hrs our local tour leader, other trek staff and driver will pick you up from hotel and drive (approximately six hours with breaks) through the beautiful river view & Nepalese countryside. (On the way we can do optional white water rafting at Trisuli river) Reach the Pokhara (Second largest city of Nepal) and transfer to the hotel and rest of the time explore the surrounding lakeside areas. Overnight @ Hotel.
Itinerary Day 3: DRIVE TO PHEDI TREK TO POTHANA (2540 m/8,331 ft), 4hrs walk ( BLD) Breakfast in the hotel, after breakfast, short drive (40 minutes) to reach at Phedi, our trek starting point. From here we'll follow the trail to get Dhampus village for around 1 ½ hours ascends passing through terrace field and small forest. After lunch at Dhampus village we'll continue our trek, ascent for 2 hour to reach at Pothana, where we'll rest and relax at our local teahouse for overnight. Pothana is a small village surrounding by small forest with good view of Machhapuchre (Mt. Fishtail) Overnight @ Guest house
Itinerary Day 4: POTHANA- LANDRUK VILLAGE (1565m) (BLD) After breakfast, we will start our journey Landruk village .Lunch will be served on the way. Landruk village offers magnificent view of Annaprna South. This place is mostly the habitant of Gurung community. overnight at Landruk village. Overnight @ Guest house.
Itinerary Day 5: Landruk –Chomrong (1959m) (B/L/D) After breakfast, our journey followed by bank of the Modi river passing through narrow valley, suspension bridgeetc.After few hour walking we will arrive Jhinu village. Lunch will be served at Jhinu village, After lunch, We will be climbing up hill to Chomrongvillage.Chomring offers you a unique and more close view of Mt Annapurna south 7219m, Himchuli 6441m, Machapuchere 6993m and other peaks as well.
Itinerary Day 6: Chomrong - Dovan (2520m) (B/L/D) The trail drops down to chomrong Khola, then climb to Sinuwa 2380 m and passing through the thick forest we will experience the different variety of plants. Overnight at lodge.
Itinerary Day 7: Dovan–Deurali (3200m) (B/L/D) Our trek will start by following the left bank of the modi river . We should exercise care while on this rout because, of the most covered rocks. Then a gradual climb of approximately 4 and half hour takes you to the Deurali. Rest and overnight at Deurali
Itinerary Day 8: Deurali –Machhapuchere base camp(3837m) (B/L/D) After breakfast, we will head to Machhapuchere base camp. Lunch will be served on the way. It is the starting point for climbing and Expedition to Mt Ganga Purna. rest and overnight at MBC.
Itinerary Day 9: Machhapuchere –Annapurna base camp (4100m) (B/L/D) Wake up early morning, enjoy the beautiful sun rise. After breakfast, it takes approximately three hours steep climbing to reach the Annapurna Base camp which is our trekking last destination. Today will reach ABC early than usual because today walking destination is only three hour. In the afternoon we can have a good rest and acclimatise. This is a truly an exhilarating camp site as it is in the midst of the mighty Himalayas. In the south Annapurna ,Himchuli, Annapurana I , GlasierDome,Tent peak, Gangapurna, and Machauchhere.
Itinerary Day 10: ABC – Himalaya Hotel (2728m) (B/L/D) After breakfast we descend all the way to lunch point which is located near bank of Modi river. After lunch it is an easy walk of another three hour to Himalaya Hotel.
Itinerary Day 11: Himalaya Hotel – Chomrong-Jhinu dada (1800m) (B/L/D) Today an easy walk of two – three hours takes you to the lunch spot at Kuldighar. After lunch descend all the way to Chomrongriver then again we climb up to Chomrong and heading to jhinu dada lodge.
Itinerary Day 12: Jhinu Dada– Naya Pool- Pokhara 900m (B/L/D) We walk about 2-3 and half hour up to Nayapool and drive back to Pakhara. Side excursion can be done around Fewalake. Overnight stay at hotel in Pokhara.
Itinerary Day 13: Pokhara –Kathmandu By coach (B) After breakfast in hotel, drive to Kathmandu by coach 5-6 hours. Upon arrival in Kathmandu transfer to hotel overnight stay in Hotel. Evening free at leisure for shopping.
Itinerary Day 14: Kathmandu –Fly Home (B) After breakfast, drive to airport and fly home.
Cancellation and Refund Policy: B) Full refund up until 30 days before trip (less 10% fee)
What's Included: Airport pick up & drop off Hotel accommodation in City and lodges during trek Twin/Triple sharing basis All meals, sleeping bags, lining etc. All transfers and tours by private bus, van, car as per group size English speaking Guide and assistants Service of Porters and assistance guides Entrance fees to all Monuments, all taxes, inner line permits, and Government taxes.. Trek permit, national park fees Porters & guide insurance coverage
What's Excluded: Air Travel, Travel insurance (superior, individual), Lunch & dinner in city after the trek. Personal expenditure, Tipping for Guide & Porters,Nepal Visa Fees US$25 with 2passport size photos