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Annapurna base camp trek- 5 days

Package Duration: 05 days from Pokhara to Pokhara | 228 Reviews

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Trip Overview of Annapurna base camp trek- 5 days

Annapurna base camp trek 5 days is one of the excellent treks in the Annapurna region. For those who want to explore the mountains in limited time and low budget. Incredibly panoramic mountains views, stunning sunrise, and sunset views, Colorful vegetation, and variety of flora and fauna. Exploring Gurungs culture and dance and relaxing in the pristine environment is the major attraction of short ABC trek

Another praiseworthy highlight of the short ABC trek is its hospitality environment offered by local people. Clean and comfortable lodges/hotels, and pristine environment. Plenty of reasons has made the short Annapurna base camp trek is one of the most classic trails of Nepal. After the Everest Base Camp Trek. Climbing to be the 10th highest mountain peak in the world, its summit soars high enough to 8,091m / 26,545ft providing incredible sights beyond heavenly pleasure.

Short Abc trek takes to the base camp to about half of the total height of the beautiful mountain. Peak climbing and expedition are usually categorized under the strenuous level of activity. But reaching out to base camps is not a bad idea at all. If time and health conditions restrict you, but yet you are a remarkable explorer and a mountaineer, such choices can be great ways to slake your adventurous needs. Furthermore, the Annapurna region is itself the perfect place for explorers to bring their life to live and one of the best places in the entire world to be in.

The ambiance gets even more exciting during the final hours of the daytime at the base camp. As the evening clocks up and dusk starts to fill the adjoining world.  Nearby mountain peaks contrast itself to the enclosure with its shiny polish of excellent majesty. Resisting the cold temperature outside, you can sneak out of the camp and enjoy the view outside for a while, as things do not remain with self forever and you that need to leave the sensational paradise the very next day. But, no matter what, traveling is mandatory and should always be made a part of life.

Best time for  Annapurna base camp trek 5 days

Visiting Annapurna region in every season has its specialty and offers peculiar scenic beauty.

Spring seasons and Autumn seasons are the best seasons to travel to ABC trek. During this period, ABC short trek offers ample opportunity to surround yourself with beautiful snow-capped mountains.
Due to the moderate weather and crystal clear temperature during these seasons, travelers can enjoy most of their trek journey. The beautiful rhododendron, colorful forests filled with oak, alpine, terrace farming are the perks that attract more than thousands tourist during the spring season. At the higher altitude of above 4000m, the temperature is cold, making it difficult to survive during winter.

Thus, you ought to carry enough warm clothes, pair of down jackets, blankets to avoid yourself from catching a cold. Other than that, solo travelers who love the solitude environment and want to enjoy themselves, the winter season can never fail their expectation.
However, winter has the most transparent view of the mountains with no precipitation at all.
Plan your trip well, pack your bag, and head towards the foot of giant Mountains before it is too late.

Short ABC trek 5 days cost

Annapurna base camp (ABC)  trek cost differs from different things, your group size. Mode of transport number of guide and porters required. We can make full board trek cost, which includes guide, porter, transport, permit, accommodation meals, all service charge, and taxes. You have a choice to hire a guide and porter and pay for your room and food cost also. For details cost and trip date visit in date and cost tap.

All in all,  short ABC trek can be one of the greatest adventures of life. This 5 days of adventurous trekking will guide you to the foot of world 10th tallest Mountain Mt. Annapurna and many other mountains such as SinguChuli (6501 m), Annapurna Sanctuary (4130 m), Machhapuchhare (7000 m), Machapuchare (6993 m), Hiunchuli (6441 m), Tilicho Peak (7134 m), Chulu Far East (6059 m), NilgiriHimal (7061 m), Pisang Peak (6091 m) and Poon Hill (3210 m).

You will have a chance to explore the massive mountains at the closest view and capture a ton of photographic options that for sure will make your journey the happiest one.

Above the Himalayas, Team will be happy to cooperate with and organizing short Annapurna Base Camp trek for you and make your journey memorable.

Poonhill Trek could be your alternative option if you are a short trek lover and want to explore many places in a short period.

 


Annapurna base camp trek- 5 days - Trip Info

Duration: ( 05 Days from Pokhara to Pokhara )

Max. Altitude: Annapurna Base Camp (4130m/13550ft)

Trek Grade: Moderate

Best Travel Time: February to Mid June, September – November are the best seasons. Dec & January are Winter; We can go for the trek can be snow on the trail, July & August are rainy time and not highly recommended.

Trip Snippets: 05 days, 4 nights Lodges, Breakfast lunch, and dinner during the trek.

Departure Dates: We can offer this trek on any dates during the months Feb, March, April, May, June, Sept, Oct, November and December for a group of 1 to 16 people.

Equipment rental: We advise you to bring all of your clothing and gear from home, however in Kathmandu there are many shops to buy and rent trek related equipment.

Your trek Backpack/duffle bag: Our porters will carry your baggage on the trek, the maximum weight per trekkers is 15 kg including your sleeping bag, and down jacket, Other items not required on a trek can store in our office or your hotel in Kathmandu or Pokhara.

Transportation: Tourist Bus, Private Car/Van, Plane.

Activity: walking, Trekking

Detailed Itinerary of Annapurna base camp trek- 5 days

Max Altitude: 2170 m
Trekking Duration: 6/7 hrs
Total Distance covered: 19km
On the first day of the trek, we will have early breakfast in the morning in the Pokhara hotel. Then our guide will briefly describe our trekking destinations and the itinerary. Then we head towards to Sewi from Nayapul and Bhretkhani. The total distance that takes to Sewi is 37 km drive on the blacktopped road and 14 km on off-road.
After reaching to Sewi, the major part of the trek starts to Chhomrong. On the way of our trails, we will encounter beautiful villages such as Kyumi, New Bridge, and JhinuDanda. The trekking trail from Sewi to JhinguDanda encloses specific ups and downs while the last part of the trail to Chhomrong is steep. This makes the average trekkers challenging to walk.
You will reach JhinguDanda by crossing the High suspension bridge connecting JhinguDandaand Simroong. This 2 hrs journey from Sewi to JhinuDanda will take you to the height of 400m.
You can enjoy the Hot spring pool at the JhinguDanda.
In the first itinerary day of ABC trek, you will encounter marvelous views of sparkling mountains such as Annapurna South, Himchuli, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Annapurna I/II/III/IV and many more.
Colorful hills and greenery, hot spring, various green vegetation, traditional houses, and beautiful terrace farming are the major attraction of this Day.
The day 1 trek ends in Chhomrong.
Accommodation: Tea House
Meals: Lunch + Dinner

Trekking Duration: 6-8 hrs
Distance covered: 15 km
The day starts with delicious breakfast in Chhomrong while enjoying the early morning views of stunning sunrise and spectacular mountains.
The Day 2 trekking trail will commence from the downhill along the stone-paved road following the Chhrongriver. While accomplishing this trail, we bypass various beautiful villages of Chhomong as well as decorated tea houses, wholesale shops, and bakery. You can buy your necessities from the wholesale shop and stay at the tea house for rest.
After having rest, we walk along the steel suspension bridge and reach to the elevation of 2360m of HillTop village called Sinwa. The long and gradually inclined trail towards the Hilltop village is a challenging task for many travelers. It takes approximately 2/3 hrs to reach Sinwa, which is marked as the longest uphill on the whole trekking period.

From Sinwa, the trail goes little up followed by gradual downward and reaches to next stop of the Short ABC Trekking trail which is known as Bamboo. At Bamboo, we are served with a delicious lunch. After having lunch, the trekking trail goes along the small stop of Dobhan (2600m) and finally reached to Himalayan that concludes the trek for Day 2.
You will feel like heaven walking in between the greenery environments, surrounded by majestic peaks and breathtaking natural beauty.
• Accommodation: Tea House
• Meals: Lunch + Dinner + Breakfast

Max. Altitude: 4130m
Trekking Duration: 6-8 hrs
Distance covered:12 km

The easy 1-day trek leads you to the lap of Himalayas. Day 3 of the Short ABC trek is the most accessible one and the major part of the trekking journey. From Himalaya, we pass along the trekking trail that leads to Deurali (3200m), followed by Machhapuchhre Base Camp(MBC). The trekking trail is most comfortable in this day as most of the trail is gradually incline makes you easy to walk. After the easy 8 hrs trek, you will reach to Annapurna Base Camp. MBC is not considered as the actual base camp as Machhepuchhre is recognized as sacred mountains of Nepal.
After reaching MBC, you will have a Lunch while enjoying the dazzling peaks such as Annapurna Himalayan Ranges, Ganga Purna, Annapurna III/II, Fishtail, Himchuli, Annapurna south, and many more. Itinerary of Day 3 of Short ABC trekking trail will gain the elevation of 1200 m.
The perfectly brightest gain peaks will surround you at ABC. Tent peak, SinguChuli, BharaShikar, and Annapurna I are some of the other mountains you can observe from ABC. The views of the mountains will be beyond your expectation and melt your heart for sure.
Apart from this Annapurna Glaciers behind the tea house, smiling sunset views over the fishtail, and awesome snow-capped mountains add more joy to your journey and make your short ABC Trek picturesque and memorable.

• Accommodation: Tea House
• Meals: Lunch + Dinner + Breakfast

Max Altitude: 4130m
Activity Duration: 8-10 hrs
Distance covered: 24km
You will observe the splendid sunrise view over the Mt. Annapurna on the beautiful morning of ABC. Undoubtedly, the day will offer you an awesome surrounding view full of vibrant energy.
You cannot get enough of it. Not only this, you can observe the dynamic views of 360 panoramas of giant peaks. The trekking trails start to descend towards the Sinuwa, finally concluding the 4th-day trekking.
You will have your breakfast at Machhapuchre Base Camp and head towards Annapurna Base Camp. The trek goes via a wide path
• Accommodation: Tea House
• Meals: Lunch + Dinner + Breakfast

 

Trekking hours: 7-9
Max. Altitude: 2100m
Distance Covered: 22 km

After reaching the destination, now we descend the trekking trails. Nevertheless, there are many things left to enjoy which we will accomplish on the way back to Pokhara.
On this last day, having delightful breakfast enjoying the smiling glimpse of Himalayas is the most enjoyable moment and a way to feel what heaven looks like.
On the downward trek of 6 hrs, we will reach to beautiful Gandruk villages bypassing luxurious tea house, beautiful forests, and crystal Clear River. Gandrud villages are popularly known as the biggest village of the Gurung people and we can observe the Gurungs cultural museum there.
We will enjoy our last lunch of the trip to the beautiful village of Chhomrong and hike to Sewi.
From Sewi, we catch jeep and starts our drive towards Pokhara via Birethanti and Nayapul
• Meals: Lunch + Breakfast

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Cost Includes

  • Government license holder experienced, trekking guide (trained in Wilderness First Aid& altitude sickness) and porters (1 porter for between 2 trekkers basis) with their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance, clothing, and medicine.
  • Twin sharing Tea house/Lodges Accommodation during the trekking.
  • Daily Meals can choose from the menu   (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Trekking Permit.
  • TIMS Trekking Permit (Trekking Information Management System) Card for the Annapurna Trek
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • Pokhara to treks start point Nayapul and trek finish point Phedi to Pokhara transport by Private vehicle
  • Comprehensive pre-departure information
  • All necessary paper works, office Service charge and all Government Taxes

Cost Excludes

  • Any service in  Kathmandu & Pokhara.
  • Nepal entry visa fee, you can get Nepal visa upon arrival at the Airport.
  • International Airfare/Airport tax.
  • Hot and cold drinks, hot shower,  Mineral water.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, sweets, dessert, snacks, beverages and bar bills, camera battery charging.
  • Travel Insurance (Essential – Should include emergency evacuation coverage while trekking up to 5500+ meters).
  • Personal trekking gears
  • Tips for tour/ trekking staffs and driver
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned in the Price Includes section.
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Trip Facts

  • Trip Duration

    Trip Duration
    05 days from Pokhara to Pokhara

  • Tri Destination

    Destination
    Nepal

  • Trip Group Size

    Group Size
    2-16 person

  • Accomodation in Trip

    Accomodation
    Guest house/Tea house

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    Maximum Altitude
    4160m

  • Trip Difficulty

    Trip Difficulty
    Easy

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