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Annapurna Sanctury (Annapurna Base Camp)


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Day 01 Pokhara - Phedi - Dhampus (1791m)
After breakfast at hotel we drive for about 45 minutes from Pokhara to PHEDI (trek starting point). From here, the path diverts and climbs the ridge above and reaches the village of Astamkot at the top of the ridge. Follow the ridge west through Hengjakot and Dhampus, which is a good viewpoint for the Annapurna ranges and Machhapuchhare (mt. FISHTAIL) walking hour approx 2 and half. Overnight at Dhampus.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 02 Dhampus - Landrung:(1646m)
From Dhampus, the trail ascends for about an hour through a beautiful forest of rhododendrons and orchids to a pass at 2160m, and then descends gradually to Ghatte river for lunch. Continue downhill to a large Gurung village Landrung situated above the Modi River and overnight. Walking approx 5 hours.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 03 Landrung - Chomrong (1940m)
After crossing the Modi river trek along the village and gradually ascend to Kimru ridge through a sparse forest. Descend down through thicket forest to Kimru river and stop for lunch. After lunch is a steep ascent for about 3 hours then the trail levels off till you reach Chomrong. Walking approx 6 hours.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 04 Chomrong - Doban (2546m)
From Chomro village, trail descends to Chomro river and ascend after crossing it. Pass through thick forest vegetation and follow the western bank of Modi river to Khuldi for lunch. After lunch, another 3 hours trek through bamboo and bushes takes you to Doban and overnight.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 05 Doban - Hinko (3048m)
A steady ascent of about 3 hours for Doban takes you to Hinko. The bushy forest in this area is well stocked with leeches. Once you reach Hinko the forest disappears and the valley opens up and becomes very picturesque. You are at the foot of the Modi Himal and Machhapuchhare now. Overnight at hinko.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 06 Hinko - Annapurna Base Camp (3700m)
Trek ascending to Base Camp.
Overnight at lodge

Day 07 At Base Camp (3700m)
Rest day at Base camp. Exploring around Base Camp area.
Overnight at lodge

Day 08 Base Camp to Khuldi (2381m)
Descend to Doban for about 3 hours. Another 3 hours' trek through bamboo and bushes takes you to Khuldi for overnight stay.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 09 Khuldi - Chomrong (1940m)
From Khuldi, follow the western bank of the Modi river to Chomro river. Then ascend steadily to Chomro village and overnight stay.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 10 Chomrong - Ghandruk (1951m)
From Chomrong, a short climb of about 15 minutes, then 2 and half hour of steep reach you to the village Ghandruk. You will stop here for lunch and overnight stay.
Overnight at lodge
 
Day 11 Ghandruk - Nayapul - Pokhara
Descend to for about 3 and half hour to Birethanti for lunch. After lunch 20 minutes walk to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara.
GPO Box: 771, Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: 4415754 | 4414250
Fax: 977 1 4420239
E-mail: info@nepalshangrila.com


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