Annapurna Base Camp Trek 15 Days

 Trip Code : AH/AR-01
  Accomodation : Tea Houses during trek & 3 star Hotel in Kathmandu
 Duration : 15  Days
 Grading : Moderate  grading icon
 Max Altitude : 4130 M
 Activity : Trekking
 Starts at : Kathmandu
 End at : Annapurna Base Camp
 Best Season : Spring (Mar-Apr-May), Autumn (Sep-Oct-Nov)


Annapurna is the 10th highest mountain in the world. Annapurna is a series of peaks in the Himalayas, a 55-km-long Massif whose highest point, Annapurna I, stands at (8,091m). It is located east of a great gorge cut through the Himalaya by the most famous river, Kali Gandaki and which separates it from the Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m). Annapurna Base Camp is one of the most famous trekking areas in Nepal. It starts either from Phedi or from Nayapul after reaching Pokhara. There are rarely a few places in the world with such a splendid variety of natural beauty as that of Annapurna Region. It is a rare combination of long arrays of snowy capped mountains, crystal clear lakes, turbulent rivers with deep gorges, Buddhist monasteries, home of famous Gorkha soldiers and other friendly ethnic groups, as well as hot springs and beautiful villages in this area. Annapurna Base camp Trekking is a good way of experiencing high mountains, glaciers, forests, Jungles at close hand in a short period.
    Around The Himalayas offers you a 14 days itinerary to Annapurna Base Camp. We provide well experienced English/German guide which is authorized by Nepalese Government with a valid license. The itinerary offered is just a basic one, that can be customized upon the interest of the clients.

Outline Itinerary
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu & transfer to the Bhaktapur hotel
Day 02 : Bhaktapur: Sightseeing & tirp preparation
Day 03 : Drive from Bhaktapur to Pokhara 5/6 Hrs
Day 04 : Drive from Pokhara to Phedi & trek to Dhampus (1,650m) 2/3 Hrs
Day 05 : Trek from Dhampus to Landruk (1,565m) 4/5 Hrs
Day 06 : Trek from Landruck to Chhumrong (2,340m) 5/6 Hrs
Day 07 : Trek from Chhumrong to Dovan (2,505m) 5/6 Hrs
Day 08 : Trek from Dovan to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3,700m) 4/5 Hrs
Day 09 : Early morning hike to ABC (4,130m) & back to Chhumrong (2,340m) 8/9 Hrs
Day 10 : Trek from Chhumrong to Tadapani (2,630m) 5/6 Hrs
Day 11 : Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk (1,930m) 3/4 Hrs
Day 12 : Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul (1,070m) & drive back to Pokhara 5/6 Hrs
Day 13 : Fly back to KTM,Sightseeing in Pashupatinath & Boudhanath,Farewell dinner at Boudha
Day 15 : Final departure

Pricing on Group Size Basis:
All inclusive Trek and Climbing Price for single participant basis:USD 000Per Person 
All inclusive Trek and Climbing Price for 2 participants basis: USD 000 Per Person
All inclusive Trek and Climbing Price for 3-5 participants basis: USD 000 Per Person



  • Highest peak point to trek Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m)
  • Multi-dimension culture & traditions
  • Walking inside Rodhodendron forest (Lali Gurans)
  • Views of Annapurna I (8,091m),Dhaulagiri (8,167m),Himlchuli (7,893m),Machhapuchhre (6,993m) & many mores


Day 1: Arrival in KTM & transfer to the Bhaktapur hotel

On arrival in Kathmandu, a representative from Around The Himalayas pick us up from  Airport and transfer to the Bhaktapur hotel. After check-in to our hotel you may take a rest in a room or visit around the corners of an ancient city of Bhaktapur. In the evening, there will be a welcome dinner Hosted by Around The Himalayas with a typical Nepali cuisine.
Overnight: Bhaktapur
Meal Plan : Dinner


Day 2: Bhaktapur sightseeing & trip preparation

After breakfast we begin our sightseeing in Bhaktapur, which is an ancient Newari town in a pleasant repaired streets with full of courtyards and squares. Bhaktapur is Nepal’s most well preserved third largest city and famous for culture, temples and craft work. Bhaktapur means ‘City of devotees’ and one of the 3 Royal cities of Nepal. Bhaktapur stands itself as a one of the most masterpiece architectural city showcase of terra-cotta with wood carving columns, palaces and temples with elaborate carving, glided roof and open courtyards.
Meal Plan : Breakfast

Day 3: Drive to Pokhara

Journey begins after early morning breakfast, driving around 6 to 7 hours along Trishuli  and Marshyangdi River  which could be interesting Highway drive between a beautiful greenery hills, terraced fields and can enjoy the scenic views of Ganesh Himal , Manaslu  & Annapurna Ranges. 
Overnight: Pokhara
Meal Plan: Breakfast

Day 4: Drive to Phedi & trek to Dhampus (1,650m)

Walking Hours : 2 hours 30 mins.
We leave Hotel after breakfast & take a 45 mins. Drive thorough under-constructed road to Phedi & start trekking from there. Trek begins with stone steps, terraced fields and through villages. We continue our walk until our camp which passes through small beautiful villages located on a ridge with a beautiful views of Annpaurna South, Himchuli, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) .
Overnight: Dhampus
Meal Plan: B/D

Day 5: Trek from Dhampus to Landruk (1,565m)

Walking Hours : 4/5 hours
Day start with a sensational sunrise view over the mountains. After breakfast, we head towards  2nd day trail to Landruk via Pothana & Pitam Deurali. Gradually trail ascend inside Rododendhron forest nesting different species of birds. As we climb higher, panoramic view of villages turns into dots the land below. We take a lunch break on the way to Tolka.
Overnight: Landruk
Meal Plan: B/L/D

Day 6: Trek fom Landruk to Chhumrong (2,210m)

Walking Hours : 5/6 hours
Trail descend quiet steeply down above the river through Bamboo forest and isolated farmsteads. After crossing the Modi Khola on New Bridge, trail move slowly up to Jhinu Danda, where the lunch is served at tea-houses. On your interest, can take a path 20 mins.down to hot-spring. After lunch we continue our trail to beautiful Chhumrong village, which is built on steep hillside with a stunning prominent view of Machhapurchhre (Fishtail).

Overnight: Chhomrong
Meal Plan: B/L/D

Day 7: Trek fom Chhumrong to Dovan (2,600m)

Walking Hours : 6/7 hours
After breakfast, trek descends with stone steps towards suspension bridge to cross the Chhumrong Khola and goes up to Sinuwa. The trail passes through beautiful Rododendron forest and  waterfall, where the higher chances of seeing wild animals.
Overnight: Dovan
Meal Plan: B/L/D

Day 8: Trek from Dovan to MBC (3,700m)

Walking Hours : 5/6 hours
Day start with breakfast and continuing our hike to Machhapuchhre Base Camp via Deurali. Trail passes through dense Bamboos and Rododendron forest and crosses 2 avalanche track on a narrow trail that hurdle against cliffs. Especially in a winter and Sun shining time trekkers must consider these spots at a higher risk. After crossing a small bridge we reached to Deurali and slowly the tree lines disappear with the alpine bushes and  shrubs along Modi river. Walking for an hour we reached to MBC, which is located on the bottom of  north face of Machhapuchhre.
Overnight: MBC
Meal Plan:B/L/D


Day 9: Early morning hike to ABC (4,130m) & trek back to Chhumrong (2,210)

Walking Hours : 8/9 hours
Early morning about an hour walk on the slopey grass uphill to Annapurna Base Camp retreat your speechless mind with a stunning views of Annapurna ranges in a 360 degree. ABC is the best gateway to close encounter with massive Annapurna I (8,091m), Annapurna South (7,219m), Hiunchuli (6,441m), Annapurna III (7,525m), Gangapurna (7,454m) ,Machhapuchhre (6,997m) & others. After good scenic walk to Base Camp, we slowly return back to lodge for breakfast and continue our day walk down to Chhumrong.

Overnight: Chhumrong
Meal Paln: B/L/D

What's included

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Teahouse lodge accommodation during the trek
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary
  • Domestic flight (Pokhara - Kathmandu)
  • English & German speaking, trained and experienced trekking guide(leader), climbing guide (leader) and assistant guide
  • Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • Around The Himalayas's trekking bag/duffel bag, t-shirt and trekking map are yours to take
  • All necessary paper work; trekking permits
  • Medical kit (carried by your guide)
  • All government and local taxes

What's not included

  • Nepalese visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg luggage, cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended
  • Tips for guides,porters & drivers
  • Services not listed in the ‘What Is Included’ section