Annapurna Base Camp Trek 10 Days is the best option to do 2 most popular trekking in Nepal at once. In a 10 days, you can do trek to Annapurna Base Camp and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking. This is most popular trekking trail in Annapurna region from where you can see one 10th highest peak of the world ( Annapurna I). Besides Annapurna I, you can see amazing Fishtail mountains as well as other several peaks.
If you wish to see sunrise and sunset over the Annapurana and Dhaulagiri mountains within 3 to 4 days then Ghorepani Poon Hill treking is one of the best trekking for you.
Annapurna First(I) and Machhapuchhre mountain is the main most highlighted mountain of Annapurna base camp trek. Annapurna I is 10th highest mountain in the world.
Machhapuchre is the holy mountain of this trek. Shape of this mountain is like fish’s tail so it’s called Fishtail in English. Himalayan Thar, Langur Monkey, Musk Deer, Snow Leopards and varieties of birds we can see during the base camp trek.
We can get the normal standard hotel(teahouse) at ABC trek. Until Chhomrung we can get attached bathroom but from Chhomrung hotel are normal and there has a common toilet/bathroom. Hotel is limited after crossing the Sinuwa.
ABC is short famous hiking in Nepal. This trail is situated at the north of Kaski, Nepal. The maximum elevation of this trek is 4130m/13549ft above of sea level.
It is also popular for Peak Climbing and Expedition. Due to the diverse landscape and flora and fauna, it is awesome. People believed Annapurna base camp is the home of several deities, from Hinduism and Buddhism as well as older animistic gods.
Due to comprehensive article on the ABC, I suggest to you use the quicklinks from table of content below.
|Max Elevation||4130m ABC|
|Best Time/Season||March to May and also Oct to Nov.|
|Permits||TIMS and ACAP|
Kathmandu is the starting point and Pokhara is the ending point of Annapurna Base Camp. If you want to fly Kathmandu to Pokhara, it takes 25 minutes. We can go directly Kathmandu to trekking starting point Nayapul using Bus or Microbus. Kathmandu to Nayapaul takes about 10 hours by driving.
|Days||Itinerary||Altitude in meter||Hour|
|1st Day||Kathmandu to Birethanti||1,100m||9 hrs|
|2nd Day||Birethanti to Banthanti||2,200m||7 hr|
|3rd Day||Banthanti to Ghorepani||2,870m||4 hr|
|4th Day||Ghorepani to Tadapani via Poon Hill||2,630m||7 hr|
|5th Day||Tadapani to Sinuwa||2,360m||7-8 hr|
|6th Day||Sinuwa to Deurali||3,200m||7 hr|
|4th Day||Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp||4,130 m||7 – 8 hr|
|8th Day||Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo||2,340m||7-8 hr|
|9th Day||Bamboo to Jhinu||1,300m||6-7 hr|
|10th Day||Jhinu to Pokhara||800m||7 hrs|
Except for monsoon season, we can do this trek. But September to mid-December and February to April is the best time for this trek.
Its moderate grade of the trek. Normal fitness is required for this trek. We will have enough acclimatization before ABC. This plan is considered the acclimatization for Altitude Sickness.
Annapurna Base Camp itinerary will be 6 to 10 days according to your choice from Kathmandu to Kathmandu. But if you want to do this trek in 7 to 8 days, you need strong physical fitness. In 12 days you can do ABC trekking including Marvelous Ghorepani Poonhill trek 3 days . You can also extend days using another trekking route 2 days more using Landruk, Tolka, Deurali, Pothana, and Dhampus. But in 6 days we will go directly base camp and return back the same route until trekking finished point.
There is a natural good hot spring near Jhinu Danda. You can feel hot experience after the cold trek. Locals people believe that hot spring is good for health.
Sure, you can do Guide Hire
On the basis of above mention trekking itinerary,the total cost for Annapurna Base Camp Trek is 695 USD per person. This is the full board price after seasonal discount 18%. The price that I offer is the cheapest for abc trek.The price will different according to group size, budget of guest, standard or deluxe trek plan.
The plan Annapurna Base Camp trek 10 days leads direct to base camp and back direct to Pokhara. Get heavy discount 18 % for most popular ABC hike with a local expert.