In the Above Cost It Includes:
1. Airport Pick-up and Drop Off with Private Transportation.
2. Licensed and trained trekking guides,
3. Meal on full board (breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea & coffee) basis during the trek
4. potters for carrying goods and supplies,
5. Flight Ticket Kathmandu to Lukla to Kathmandu
6. All accommodation during the trek.
7. Transportation to and from trail head by Tourist Transportation- Not Private
8. All necessary documents and permits for trekking (where applicable)
9. National Park/Conservation Area entry Permit, Insurance,
10. Coordination of quick Rescue service (Costs covered by your Insurance Plan)
11. Trekking staffs wages etc.
12. Welcome Dinner in a Nepali Cultural Restaurant.
13. Trekking Certificate from Friendship World Treks
Services and Cost Does not Included in Price:
1. International Airfares,
2. Travel/Trekking Insurance,
3. Excess baggage charges More than 16kg and hand bag more than 5 kg in
4. Visa fees.
5. Airport Departure Taxes.
6. Drinks (Cold and Alcoholic) Rescue charge.
7. Tips for The staffs.
8. Expenses of Personnel nature and Permit and Liaison officer fee (where Applicable.
9. Meals during stay in the Kathmandu and Meals in the Trekking.
10. Hotel in Kathmandu.
11. Domestic Ticket- Kathmandu to Pokhara to Kathmandu.
ANNAPURNA BASE CAMP TREK- 12 DAYS
The Annapurna region in Central Nepal is the most geographically and culturally diverse region for trekking with over 3,000 visitors. The Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) working along with the King Mahendra Trust for Nature Conservation have declared this region as area of conservation and sustainable development. Stretched over 2600 sq. km., the area boasts of a variety of diverse cultures, tribes and castes as the Brahmins, Chettris, Newars, Gurungs, Magars, Manangis and the Tibetans. This area has sub-tropical lowlands, valleys, bamboo, oak and rhododendron forests, alpine meadows, windswept desert plateaus and the towering Annapurna Mountains. This area has the world's deepest river gorge, Kali Gandaki, lying some 6900 metres/22,563 ft. below some of the world's largest and most beautiful mountains as the Annapurna I (world's 8th highest) & Fishtail (one of the most beautiful). Animals and birds are in abundance in this region. 440 species of birds and animals like the marten, deer, langur and the elusive snow leopard live in this area.
2 PAX: $ 707 PER PERSON
4 PAX: $ 645 PER PERSON
6 PAX: $ 641 PER PERSON
8 PAX: $ 630 PER PERSON
10 PAX: $ 615 PER PERSON
12 PAX: $ 609 PER PERSON
Day 01: Drive or /Fly from Kathmandu (1,320m) to Pokhara (833m.)
Today we fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara and stay in hotel at Lakeside. (7 hours drive by bus or 30 minutes flight)
Day 02: Drive from Pokhara to Phedi (850m):
(from where trekking starts) and trek to Dhampus (1,600 m.) and overnight at teahouse.
Day 03: Trekking from Dhampus to Landurk (1,565m):
The trail gradually goes up from Dhampus (1,650) to Deurali (2,100m). After then, we will walk through rain forest jungle heading down to Landruk 5 hours walk and overnight stay at teahouse (1700m).
Day 04: Trekking from Landruk to Chomrong (2,170m):
Heading down to the Modi River. The trail follows the Modi river banks till Jhinu Danda and passes through local villages and forests. After Jhinu Danda, the trail goes straight up approximately one hour walk. Chomrong is one of the best places for the mountain views (Annapurna south, Hiuchuli, Fishtail, etc.) and beautiful rural scene. Overnight stay at teahouse (2,170m).
Day 05: Trekking from Chomrong to Dovan (2,505m.):
From the lower part of the village, you descent to the suspension bridge over the Chomro Khola (river) and climb steeply at first, passing through Tilche, Bhanuwa, Sherpa Lodge. A little further up are the scattered lodges of Sinuwa, a perfect place to stop and admire the view back down the Modi Khola. From where a panoramic view of Mt. Fishtail can be seen. The trail also changes in character from wide stone steps and mixed rhododendron forest which sets the valley ablaze with color during April.
Day 06: Trekking from Dovan to Deurali (3,230m.):
During the trek, along this trail, we do not find any permanent settlement. The trail passes through solitary places and one can really feel the Nature’s wilderness. If you walk without making any noise, you are likely to have the chances to see a variety of species of wildlife such as wild pig, deer, snow leopard, etc. After walking 4 hours, we can reach Deurali from Dovan and stay in local lodge.
Day 07:Trekking from Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m.):
As this route is in the high altitude area, you might feel the shortage of oxygen, so, you are advised to walk slowly. However, you can feel that you are very close to the Nature. The scene of waterfalls and close mountain view may make your trek enjoyable. After walking along the trail for about three hours, you can reach ABC and stay in a local lodge.
Day 08: Trekking back to Dovan from ABC (2,505m.):
Wake up early in the morning to see beautiful sunrise and mountain views. After having breakfast, we go back to Dovan and stay at a local teahouse.
Day 09: Trekking from Dovan to Chomrong (2,170m.):
After having lunch at Dovan, we trek to Chomrong and stay in a lodge.
Day 10: Trekking from Chomrung to Ghandruk (1,939m.):
The trail goes straight and a little bit down hill. Then, we cross the Kimrung Khola and gradually go up. Then comes a very nice tiny village. After about one hour’s walk, we arrive to famous and beautiful Ghandruk village which is culturally and naturally rich Gurung settlement and also listed on UNESCO’s World Heritage Site. Cultural show in the evening.
Day 11: Trekking from Ghandruk to Birethanti (1,050m.):
Walk through a paddy field and local settlement. After 4 hours of walk, you will come to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara, overnight stay in hotel.
Day 12: Drive/fly to Kathmandu. (1,320m.)