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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

  • Overview
  • Itinerary

The journey to Annapurna Base Camp follows the valley between Hiunchuli and Machhapuchare (fishtail) to an enormous amphitheatre-shaped glacial valley situated between the towering peaks of Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, Machapuchhare, Fang, Gangapurna, Annapurna, and Annapurna III.

Max altitude: 4,130m/13,549ft
Difficulty: Strenuous
Days out of Kathmandu: 13
Trekking style: Teahouse
Best time to go: Sep - Apr

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2:
  Sightseeing around Kathmandu
Day 3:  Kathmandu to Pokhara

Day 4: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and walk to Tikhedhunga
Day 5: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani
Day 6: Ghorepani to Poon hill and Tadapani
Day 7: Tadapani to Chhomrong
Day 8:
  Chhomrong to Doban
Day 9:  Doban to Deurali

Day 10: Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp
Day 11: Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo
Day 12:
  Bamboo to Jhinu Danda
Day 13:  Jhinu Danda to Dhampus

Day 14: Dhampus to Phedi and drive to Pokhara
Day 15: Pokhara to Kathmandu

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