On arrival at Kathmandu international airport, Nepal Adventure Team staff and guide will receive you with a warm welcome and then transfer to the respective hotels in the hub of Kathmandu around the interesting area of Thamel. After refreshment our guide / leader will brief you regarding hotels, Nepali cultures, tours and Annapurna Base Camp Trekking with a welcome dinner in a typical Nepalese restaurant assisted by a folk cultural program.
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu (1350 m)
Day 2 Drive to Pokhara (860 m) 06 Hours
We drive for about 06 hours to popular tourist city Prithvi highway. The drive carries you through the local market, local lifestyle, Trishuli river, Marsyangdi river, hills, woods and view of mountains: Annapurna, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail). You be transferred to a hotel. You can rest or chill nearby Phewa lake as well as enjoy the night life.
Day 3 Trek to Landruk (1500 m) 05 Hours
Our walk begins from Kande as we drive from Pokhara to Kande. We gradually climb up to Australian Base camp which gives the eye pleasing views of Annapurna range and Machhapuchre. Further the trails move towards the panoramic view of Himalayas through the green and chilly woods. We pass by the sound villages as Pothana, Deurali, Tolka and land to Landruk for our night stay.
Day 4 Trek to Sinuwa (2,340 m) 05 Hours
Having sound sleep at Landruk, we head towards Chhomrong village that is located in the top of a hill. Chhomrong is a small and tidy village where we have our lunch for the day. After lunch, we walk down to cross the bridge connecting Sinuwa village. However, we need to climb up again to reach the Upper Sinuwa for the night stay. This day requires continuous walk on uphill as well as downhill stairs.
Day 5 Trek to Deurali (3,230 m) 05 Hours
From Sinuwa, we march through the cool thick Bamboo forest leading to a place named as bamboo. This place is in between the bamboo forest nearby Modi river. Additionally, traveler can watch rhododendron and oaks forest. Additionally, the chattering river, waterfalls guide you on the trails. As we have lunch at Dovan and pass it, we encounter tiny Hinko Cave from where we see Deurali village. As per locals, wild animals are encountered in Deurali village wher we are staying for the night.
Day 6 Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130 m) 04 Hours
As we march forward from Deurali, we walk by Modi River as if we are aiming to reach the origin of Modi and we do so too. Continue steep climb drop us to Machhapuchre Base Camp (MBC). Machhapuchre is the virgin mountain as it has never been climbed up due to its peculiar shape. As we reach MBC, our eyes strikes with Annapurna ahead backed up by the view of Machhapuchre.
Then, the moderate climb and walk lands us to our ultimate fascinating destination Annapurna Base Camp. Annapurna Base Camp gives stunning views of Annapurna and the Dhaulagiri Ranges that include Mt. Annapurna I (8091 m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Mt. Manaslu (8163 m), Mt. Annapurna II (7937 m.), Mt. Annapurna III (7555 m), Mt. Annapurna IV (7525 m), Mt. Annapurna south (7219 m), Mt. Nilgiri (7041m), Mt. Fishtail also called Mt. Machhapuchhare (6998 m), and Tilicho peak (7134m) at the closest which encircles the sanctuary. Annapurna area was first explored by British Adventurer Col. James O.M. 'Jimmy' Roberts in the year 1956 and exposed to the world as the 'Sanctuary of Gods'. The Sanctuary is also popular as "Annapurna Sanctuary" ever since.
Day 7 Trek to Bamboo (2,310 m) 06 Hours
Accompanied by heart pleasing surrounding of Annapurna Base Camp trails, we gradually march to reach Bamboo for the night stay. As we are moving on the same path, we walk through Deurali, Hinko Cave and Dovhan to rest in-between of Bamboo forest named as Bamboo
Day 8 Trek to Jhinu - Danda (1,760 m) via Chhomrong - 06 Hours
As we had on early route, we have lunch on Chomrong by passing the Sinuwa village. From Chomrong, our route to Pokhara changes from the route we had reached to Annapurna Base Camp. We reach to Chomrong ridge which gives insights of trails we walked and have to walk, Himalayas, Modi river and settlement on hills. Through the steep downhill steps, we settle to Jhunu-dada for warm night stay. Jhinu offers refreshing hot springs just 20 minutes from Jhuni- dada walk by the bank of Modi river.
Day 9 Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara, 06 Hours
From Jhinu, you will be crossing the river and keep on following the river banks to arrive Since we are heading towards Nayapul from high uphill, mostly require to descend the hills. Initially, we walk down from Jhinu dada and cross the suspension bridge above Modi river. Our trail follows the Modi river. The villages as Saulibazar and Birethanti are encountered on the way to Nayapul. An hour drive from Nayapul drops us to Pokhara valley with touch of nature on modern facilities.
Day 10 Drive back to Kathmandu
Early morning drive on Prithivi highway return us to Kathmandu. You can just relax after trek or browse around the market as well as observe night life. Besides, if required you can ask your guide to explore around. Farewell dinner is also organized.
Day 11 Final departure day
With the big heart after visiting Annapurna Base Camp, as per your schedule, Nepal Adventure Team drops you to Tribhuvan International Airport. Nepal Adventure Team is open to your feedback and reviews as well as bid ypu goodbyes with the hope to meet you soon in your next trip in Nepal.