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Annapurna Base Camp Trek - 7 Days

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7 days Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Trip Facts

Trip duration: 7 Days

Grade: Moderate Grade Trek

Activity: Trekking

Starts/ Ends in: Pokhara

Trek type: Tea-house Trek

Accommodation: Hotel, lodge (tea house)

Transportation: Private car/jeep

Maximum Altitude: 4190m

Route Map:

7 days Annapurna Base Camp Trek is best for physically fit short time trekkers. It is budget trekking package which saves time and money but offers full value of walking holidays.

7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trekking - Overview

Annapurna Base Camp 7 days trekking is a concoction of stunning mountain views with exclusive local culture in the heart of Annapurna region. The Annapurna Sanctuary trek proffer prominent views of snow capped mountain peaks of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Manaslu range.

For those who just have seven days even though has high egger to explore the Base Camp of Annapurna, this is the best available walking option. The trekking program initiates from Pokhara and wind ups by returning back to the same city. All together you just need 7 days to trek the entire course of Annapurna Base Camp in short interlude of time. This 7 days Annapurna Base Camp treks provides the dramatic views of Annapurna Himalayan range mainly the Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III comprise Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, and Machhapuchchhre (Fishtail). The landscape of green forest colored by the rhododendron and other flowers in combine of terraces farming lands makes everyone heart emotive incident of natural beauty. The unique culture taste of ethnic tribes such as Gurung, Ghale, Thakali and Magar with the ever smiling reception of rich hospitality makes everyone blissful.

In general, this Annapurna Base Camp trek of 7 days package gives you an insight to the beauty and cultural preface of Nepal. The best time to do the trek is – spring (March, April, May) and autumn (September, October, November, December) season, however this trekking is possible during the entire year around.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Pokhara to  Nayapul (55km) drive and trek to Hot spring (1730m)

Day 02: Hot spring to Dovan (2600m), walk about 6 hours

Day 03: Dovan to Machhauchhare Base Camp (3700m)

Day 04: MBC to Annapurna Base Camp (4130m) and back to Dovan (2600m)

Day 05: Dovan to Chhomrung (2170m)

Day 06: Chhomrung to Ghandruk (1990m)

Day 07: Ghandruk to Pokhara (900m)

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Pokhara to Nayapul (55km) drive and trek to Hot spring (1730m)
Early morning after having the breakfast, we start our trekking program by driving about 55 kilometers to Nayapul. We start trekking from Nayapul, after 30-minute walk to the village of Birethanthi, we have to show our trekking permit and TIMS card in the counter and start trekking. The trekking route follows the Modi Khola River side with several beautiful settlements such as Syaulibazar, Queme along the several rice fields. We reach at Jhinudanda famous as Hot Spring and stay overnight at lodge.

Day 02: Hot spring to Dovan (2600m), walk about 6 hours
We start our today's walking journey after the morning breakfast. The trekking route goes to uphill to Chhomrung at 2210m last permanent arrangement in the valley and the trail descends down to stone steps to Chhomrung Khola and than ascends to Sinuwa. After a short stop, we trek to Dovan by passing the Bamboo. Overnight we stay in lodge at Dovan.

Day 03: Dovan to Machhauchhare Base Camp (3700m)
Today our trekking starts from Dovan and stops at Machapuchare Base Camp (MBC) where some comfortable lodges available. Machapuchare (Fishtail) base camp is just considered base camp because this Machapuchare Mountain is not permitted for climbing. Overnight stay in a lodge. 

Day 04: MBC to Annapurna Base Camp (4130m) and back to Dovan (2600m)
Today, we trek uphill to Annapurna Base Camp (4130m.), spend 2-3 hours in Base Camp for sceneries and photographs and return back to Dovan. Annapurna Base Camp is crowed during the trekking season and full of snow in winter. After spending some quality time of life here, we return back to Dovan passing by the Machapuchare Base Camp and Himalaya Hotel. Overnight stay at lodge.

Day 05: Dovan to Chhomrung (2170m)
Trekking starts after the mortning breakfast in Dovan trail and leads to Sinuwa via bamboo. enjoying the different views from stopping points having some cups of tea/coffee, we descend to Chhomrong village where we spend our night. The rhododendron and bamboo forest on the trekking route is remarkable. Overnight at lodge

Day 06: Chhomrung to Ghandruk (1990m)
After the morning breakfast our trek follows the trail to Ghandrunk village along the Kimring Khola to the famous Gurung village Ghandruk or Ghandrung is decorated with Buddhist monasteries, and prayer flags. We enjoy the warm hospitality of Gurung community here. Overnight stay at lodge in Ghandruk.

Day 07: Ghandruk to Pokhara (900m)
Today is our last day of trekking. After the morning breakfast, our trail leads downwards for 3 hours and easy walking of half an hour via Birethati to reach the road to Pokhara at Nayapul. We pick up by a private car to Pokhara to catch the flight to Kathmandu or enjoy the different sites of Pokhara.

Note: If above itinerary couldn’t meet your needs, we can design a tailor-made trip to suit your needs. Please let us know whether you would like to make your trip shorter or longer.

Cost Info

Cost Include

  • 6 nights accommodation during trek
  • Meals (7 Breakfast, 7 Lunch and 7 Dinner ) with Tea & coffee during the trek.
  • Trekking guide and porters including their food, accommodation, salary, equipment and insurance
  • All ground transfer from Pokhara to Pokhara by private car
  • Trekking Permits and TIMS

Cost Exclude

  • Your travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Tourist visa fee to enter Nepal
  • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, hot water, hot shower, cold drinks, laundry, phone call, and internet.
  • Trekking Equipment such as down sleeping bag and down jackets etc. for your personal use
  • Tips for guide, porters, driver (Tipping is expected but it is not mandatory)

We Accept Payment Via

  • Visa
  • Master Card
  • Western Union

We are Associated with

  • Nepal Gov
  • TAAN
  • NTB
  • NMA
  • KEEP

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