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Annapurna Base Camp Trek 5 days – Enjoy the Best itinerary

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strong>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 a limited time and low budget. Incredibly panoramic mountain views, stunning sunrise, and sunset views, Colorful vegetation, and a variety of flora and fauna. Exploring Gurung culture and dance and relaxing in the pristine environment is the major attraction of the ABC trek

Another praiseworthy highlight of the short Annapurna base camp trek 5 days is its hospitality environment offered by local people. Clean and comfortable lodges/hotels, and pristine environment. Plenty of reasons have made the short Annapurna base camp trek one of the most classic trails of Nepal. After the Everest Base Camp Trek.
5 days trek is suitable for short time travelers

Annapurna base camp trek 5 days 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. One can bring life to life and one of the best places in the entire world to be in.

Best time of a year

This beautiful place can be visited any time of the year however it is best to visit it during the spring and autumn seasons. And while going trekking at Annapurna Base Camp, one needs to care about the weather, clothing, travel guides, sleeping bags, trekking shoes, and altitude sickness of the person. These are the basic things to care about before going trekking.

This one place not only provides a memorable journey to beautiful natural scenarios but also provides information about the culture and lifestyle of people and also about the plant and wildlife species. Thus, Annapurna Base Camp Trek 5 days is a perfect blend of culture and natural beauty, making it a precious lifetime adventure.

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 themselves to the enclosure with their 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 you 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 the Annapurna region 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’s short trek offers ample opportunity to surround yourself with beautiful snow-capped mountains.

Due to the moderate weather and crystal apparent temperature during these seasons, travelers can enjoy most of their trek journey. The beautiful rhododendron and colorful forests filled with oak, alpine, and terrace farming are the perks that attract more than thousands of tourists during the spring season. At a 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, and blankets to avoid from catching a cold. Other than that, solo travelers who love the solitude environment and want to enjoy themselves, in the winter season, can never fail their expectations.

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 the giant Mountains before it is too late.

Annapurna base camp 5 days trek cost

Annapurna base camp 5 days (ABC) trek cost differs from different things, your group size. Mode of transport number of guides 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 costs also. For details on price and trip date visit in date and cost tap.

All in all, a short ABC trek can be one of the greatest adventures of life. These 5 days of adventurous trekking will guide you to the foot of world’s 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 organize 5 Days Annapurna Base Camp trek for you and make your journey memorable.

Poon hill 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 5 days trek – Trip Info

Duration: ( 05 Days )

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

Trek Grade: Moderate

Best Travel Time: February to Mid June, and 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 times 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 trekker 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

Day 01 – Pokhara drive to Sewi and trekking to Chhomrong 2170 m.

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 at the Pokhara hotel. Then our guide will briefly describe our trekking destinations and the itinerary. Then we head towards Sewi from Nayapul and Bhretkhani. The total distance that takes to Sewi is 37 km drive on the blacktopped road and 14 km off-road.

After reaching Sewi, the major part of the trek starts at Chhomrong. On the way to 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 path to Chhomrong is steep. This makes the average trekker 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 a height of 400m. You can enjoy the Hot spring pool at the JhinguDanda.

On the first itinerary day of the 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 springs, various green vegetation, traditional houses, and beautiful terrace farming are the major attraction of this Day.
The day one trek ends in Chhomrong.
Accommodation: Tea House
Meals: Lunch + Dinner

Day 02 – Trek to Himalayan from Chhromong, Maximum altitude 2920 meters.

Trekking Duration: 6-8 hrs
Distance covered: 15 km
The day starts with a delicious breakfast in Chhomrong while enjoying the early morning views of stunning sunrise and spectacular mountains.
Day 2  of the Annapurna base camp trekking trail will commence 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 bakeries. 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 the elevation of 2360m of HillTop village called Sinuwa. 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 Sinuwa, which is marked as the longest uphill in the whole trekking period.

From Sinwa, the trail goes a 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 a delicious lunch. After having lunch, the trekking trail goes along the small stop of Dobhan (2600m) and finally reached to Himalayans that concluding 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

Day 03 – Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) from Himalaya.

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

The easy 1-day trek leads you to the lap of the 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 on this day as most of the path is gradually inclined to make it easy to walk. After the easy 8 hrs trek, you will reach Annapurna Base Camp. MBC is not considered the actual base camp as Machhepuchhre is recognized as the sacred mountain of Nepal.

After reaching MBC, you will have 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 the Short ABC trekking trail will gain an 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 expectations 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

Day 04 – Trek back to Lower Sinuwa (Bhunwa).

Max Altitude: 4130m
Activity Duration: 8-10 hrs
Distance covered: 24km
You will observe the splendid sunrise view over 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

Day 05 – Trek back to Pokhara from Bhunwa.

Trekking hours: 7-9
Max. Altitude: 2100m

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 a delightful breakfast and enjoying the smiling glimpse of the Himalayas is the most enjoyable moment and a way to feel what heaven looks like.

On the downward trek of 6 hrs, we will trek through beautiful villages bypassing luxurious tea houses, beautiful forests, and crystal Clear River.

We will enjoy our last lunch of the trip to the beautiful village of Chhomrong and hike to Sewi.
From Sewi, we catch a jeep and start our drive towards Pokhara via Birethanti and Nayapul
• Meals: Lunch + Breakfast


Annapurna base camp Trek 5 days Cost

One of the short, simple, and less expensive treks in Nepal is Annapurna base camp. It is affordable for all adventure enthusiastic in Nepal is ABC. It is affordable for all adventure enthusiasts. It would be impossible to provide an exact cost because it would depend on the number of days you spend in Nepal, the number of days you spend in the cities, the number of people in the group, the form of transportation you plan to use, and other factors. It may cost between two and four hundred dollars for planned treks that include a guide, a porter, food, lodging, a permit, and transportation for five days.

The permits are likely among the most expensive items you must purchase alongside insurance. The trip will cost roughly $450 to 500 overall, without taking into account the cost of the flight to get there. But if you spend wisely, you can do it for a lot less money.

Book your trek for 2022/2023.

Our Annapurna base camp trekking for 5 dys is open for 2022,2023 and 2024. You can book the trek for Autumn and Spring best season. For early booking we can confirm the good hotel in Kathmandu and use our best guide. Hurry up and get special discount for early booking.

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