Annapurna Base Camp Trek 12D/11N (from Kathmandu)
Discover the Himalayas and challenge yourself on an incredible 12-day adventure. Go white-water rafting, see some of the highest peaks of the world from Poon Hill, push your limits by climbing to the Annapurna Base Camp, and enjoy spectacular sceneries in the heart of this extraordinary region.
- Trek to a dizzying 4,170m at Annapurna Base Camp
- Go white-water rafting in beautiful scenery
- Sleep overnight in cosy mountain guesthouses
- Hike to Poon Hill at 3,232m for awesome views
Max group size:
- Mixed accommodation
- Pick-up, tour transport
- 1 Lunch(es),
- Active, multi-sport adventures
- English speaking guide during rafting group trip
- Equipment & permits
Day 1: Kathmandu - Pokhara, Nepal
Get transferred to the Trishuli River to start your rafting experience. In the afternoon, jump on a bus to the laid-back town of Pokhara where you will spend the night.
Day 2: Pokhara - Ulleri, Nepal
Begin your trekking experience in Nayapul to Ulleri. On the way you will be able to see the high peaks of the Himalayas looming in the distance.
Day 3: Ulleri - Ghorepani, Nepal
Start your day walking downhill into the valley and cross the Burungdi Khola river. Then get ready for a strenuous uphill climb to Ghorepani.
Day 4: Ghorepani - Tadapani, Nepal
Take an early morning trip to Poon Hill to enjoy the sunrise view over numerous snowcapped mountain peaks. Later, trek to Tadapani through the deep forests of rhododendrons, bamboos and oaks.
Day 5: Tadapani - Chomrong, Nepal
The day starts with steep downhill hike departing Tadapani. Continue to the the village of Chomrong at an elevation of 2140 meters where you will spend the night.
Day 6: Chomrong - Bamboo, Nepal
Leave Chomrong and start an exciting adventure through suspension bridges and pass forests of bamboo, rhododendron & oak before arriving to Bamboo Lodge.
Day 7: Bamboo - Deurali, Nepal
Make a gentle ascent through bamboo forests, reach the town of Donovan, the Himalayan Hotel and Hinko Cave before reaching Deorali.
Day 8: Deurali - Annapurna, Nepal
Today the trail climbs on past the Machhapuchhre Base Camp through the Annapurna Sanctuary. Enjoy unobstructed views of spectacular mountain scenery once you arrive to the Annapurna Base Camp.
Day 9: Annapurna - Dovan, Nepal
Make your way back to the small village of Dovan enjoying the views of the Himalayas as you hike downhill.
Day 10: Dovan - Jhinu Danda, Nepal
Trek from Donovan to Jhinu Danda passing through Bamboo, Kuldi Ghar and Sinuwa. Make a gradual descent to the Chomrong Khola and then follow a stone staircase to reach Chomrong before arriving to Jhinu Danda.
Day 11: Jhinu Danda - Pokhara, Nepal
Enjoy your last day in the Himalayas by hiking from Jhinu Danda to Birethanti. Make your way back to the peaceful lakeside town of Pokhara in the afternoon/evening.
Day 12: Pokhara - Kathmandu, Nepal
Your trip comes to and end as you catch a bus to return to the Nepalese capital today.