Key Information

  • DestinationNepal
  • mountainTrip GradeModerate
  • hiking-personTrip StyleTrekking
  • groupGroup Size02 - 16
  • Max Altitude4,130M
  • Single Supplement220 USD

About Annapurna Base Camp with Poonhill trek

Annapurna Base Camp  via Poon hill trek is a blend of spectacular mountain views, tranquil villages, warm hospitality of Gurung communities and colorfulness of rhododendron, and bamboo forests. Annapurna Base Camp lies at an elevation of 4130 m, making it an adventurous attempt on its own. Throughout the trail, snowcapped peaks like Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri range, Machhapuchhre, Nilgiri, Himchuli, and Lamjung lie in the backdrop. Poon hill which lies en route to the Annapurna base camp is yet another viewpoint that gives the picturesque views of the majestic mountains. Autumn and spring seasons are best suited to attempt this popular trek where one can get closer to nature and observe its pristine beauty.

Viewing the Sliver Mountains, smelling the fresh air, feeling the cold snow, tasting the sweet tea and hearing the wind blow, this is how Annapurna Base Camp Trek will startle your senses. Above all, this trek lets you get closer to nature and with your soul.

Annapurna I is the tenth highest mountain in the world and the only mountain above 8000 m in the Annapurna massif. The Annapurna Base Camp lies at an elevation of 4130 m, and trekking to this destination is an exciting journey to attempt. Throughout the trail, mountains create a spectacular backdrop, making you feel like you're in a painting. Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri range, Mt. Machhapuchhre, Mt. Nilgiri, Mt. Lamjung, and Mt. Himchuli are some of the major mountains you can enjoy. The spectacular sunrise from Poon Hill is certainly another highlight of the trip. Poon Hill is also home to the largest rhododendron forest in the world. So, making a trip in the spring can be the best decision you will ever make.  Annapurna base camp trek route map can be the great traditional journey too. You will witness the unique culture, lifestyle of many Gurung villages with an amazing of Ghandruk, Chhomrong, Tadapani, etc. There are many monasteries and gompas that will give you a spiritual boost as you walk.

Annapurna Trekking FAQS

Index Adventure has been serving in this travel sector since (years) ears, and we provide you with the best deal in terms of trek satisfaction as well as money. Our team of highly experienced and friendly guides will certainly make your trek a memorable one. We make sure that you don’t miss any part of the trek. So, book a trek right away with Index Adventure to get lost in the Himalayas.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Video

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1:Drive to Nayapul, trek to Tikhedunga (1,570 m).
  • Day 2:Trek to Ghorepani (2840m)
  • Day 3:Hike up to Poon Hill sunrise (3,210m) and trek to Tadapani (2,610 m)
  • Day 4:Trek to Chhomrong (2,170m).
  • Day 5:Trek to Himalayan Hotel (2,950m) - 6 hrs.
  • Day 6:Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m) via Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3,700m): 5- 6 hours.
  • Day 7:Trek down to Bamboo,7 – 8 hours.
  • Day 8:Trek down to Jhinu Danda (1,760m): 4 - 5 hours & drive back to pokhara
Detail Itinerary

Cost Details

Cost Includes

  • Both ways Transports Pokhara to Nayapul (Trekking start) and Samrung to Pokhara (trek end).
  • Trekking lodge / Teahouse accommodations: 4 Nights during the trek (generally Twin sharing Room).
  • All standard meals (8 Breakfasts, 8 Lunch, and 7Dinners) during the trek.
  • Government Licensed Holder trekking guide with all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport, and insurance.
  • Porter during the Trekking (1 Potter for 2 trekkers/limit weight 20 kg ) with all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport, and insurance.
  • Supporter guide group size above 8+ people.
  • All necessary paperwork and entry permits (ACAP), Trekker’s Information Management System (TIMS) including local Tax, Government tax & official expenses.
  • Sleeping bag, Duffel bag, and down Jacket (if you do not have your own, to be returned after trip completion).
  • An arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid for by your Travel insurance company.
  • Exclusive Medical Kit Bag.
  •  Trekking Achievement Certificate.

Cost Excludes:

  • International airfare.
  • Nepal visa fee (You can apply Online or you can easily issue the visa on arrival at International Airport Kathmandu) 15 days: USD 30, 30 Days USD 50 & 90 Days: USD 125.
  • All accommodations, meals, & transport to Kathmandu and Pokhara, before and after the journey.
  • Extra night accommodation and meals if early departure from the mountain.
  • Travel and rescue insurance (necessary).
  • While you are in the trekking period: Boiled /bottled water, hot tea/coffee, cold drinks, desserts, hot shower, alcohol, battery charging & wifi.
  • Additional Costs or delays caused due to Circumstances beyond our control Example: bad weather conditions, landslides, illness of government policies, strikes.
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned in the included section.
  • Tips for the guide & porter.