Annapurna Base Camp is an amazingly diverse landscape, rich of culture, fauna, flora and mountains. The route provides beautiful villages, walking in the deep forest with side of river waterfall. In a Gurung Village, dress up in Cultural Gurung cloths at the local Gurung museum, learn about local customs, experience local lifestyle. The trekking is slow walking, exploring nature, culture and people, enjoying this natural gift of nature. The trip starts from Nayapul. Nayapul is situated height 1,070 meters. The trekking goes a lot uphill, downhill and little bit of flat, crossing local wooden bridges and suspension bridges. Deep gorge with waterfalls and beautiful mountain in Annapurna Himalayan range. Trek region considered as one of the most beautiful popular trekking destination in Nepal. Annapurna base camp is situated at the height of 4,130 meters. Annapurna Base Camp is base of the mountain of Hiunchuli 6,441 meters, Annapurna South 7,219 meters, Annapurna first 8,091 meters. And front of the mt. Fishtail 6,997 meters. Mt. Fishtail is call Machhapuchare in Nepalese language. Beautiful village, great scenery with unique culture and different people with different caste system. The people who live there are Gurung, Magar, Braman, Chhetri, Dalit etc. and different people have different religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism and Christianism. And way back downhill for the last day of the trek Jhinu Danda 1,780 meters. Jhinu Danda is a natural hotspring. Jhinu Danda hotspring is situated on the river of Annapurna Himalayan glacier river modi khola. The trek end the same place as it started, Nayapul. 1,070 meters.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel and overnight in Kathmandu. Preparation for trekking.
Day 02: Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus. Overnight in Pokhara. (820m)
Day 03: Pokhara to Nayapul (1070m) by private transport approx 1:30hrs drive and trek to Ghandruk. (1940m)
Day 04: Trek Ghandruk to Chomrong. (2230m)
Day 05: Trek Chhomroung to Deurali. (3230m)
Day 06: Trek Dearali to A.B.C (4130m)
Day 07: Trek A.B.C. to Bamboo (2310m)
Day 08: Trek Bamboo to Jhinu Danda (1780m) Hot Spring.
Day 09: Trek Jhinu Danda to Nayapul (1070m) after Nayapul by private transport to Pokhara and overnight in pokhara.
Day 10: Pokhara to Kathmandu (1336m) by tourist bus.
Day 11: Departure to international airport or if you have few days extra in Kathmandu you can chill, shopping, sightseeing etc.
What is Included?
- Airport pick up and drop by car/van/ bus/
- Tims Card (Trekkers Information Management System)
- Annapurna conservation area entry permits, include park and hot spring.
- All your standard meals while in the trekking (Breakfast/Lunches/Dinners) with three cup of tea or coffee a day.
- Tea house accommodation during the treks.
- Friendly English speaking guide.
- Accommodation, Food, Salary, Insurance, and medicine for all staff.
- Porter service (1 porter between 2 person basic)
- Medical kit.
- Happyland treks certificated.
- Company Duffel bag and a t-shirt.
- Two night accommodation in Pokhara.
- All ground transportation like: Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu by tourist bus/
- Pokhara - Nayapul by private transportation/ Nayapul – Pokhara by private transportation.
- All government and local taxes.
What is not Included?
- Any food during the Kathmandu and Pokhara stay.
- Accommodation in Kathmandu.
- Travel medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
- Nepal entry visa fee. International air fare.
- Personal equipment.
- Tips for guide and Porter (Tipping is expected)
- personal expenses such as: Alcoholic beverages, hot shower, water bottle, cold drinks, hot water, battery charge, donation.
- Any other expenses which are not mentioned on price include' section.
Sun hat / warm fleece hat / Sunglasses / Head torch / headband
Few pair of T-shirt / Cotton t-shirt / Light thermal / leggings
Fleece jacket / down jacket
Light weight walking pant / Hiking Shorts / Under garments
Inner Socks / Thick warm wool hiking socks / Comfortable Hiking boots / Sandals
Fleece Gloves / waterproof wind fleece gloves
Sleeping bag liner / Pancho rain cover / Trekking poles / Headlamps and spare batteries / camera batteries with chargers / watch with light alarm / Water bottle or Camel bag / money belt / Dry Packs
Toiletries and Personal Hygiene:
Shampoo / conditioner
Tooth brush and paste / Face and body moisturizer
Nail clippers file / Clothes washing shop
Toilet paper you can by more on a trek / hand sanitizer / Sunscreen / body high UV Protection.
See yours doctor for complete travel medical include High altitude medicine Diamox.
We trek per day between 4 to 8 hours its depending on the walk, we can always tailor the date to you and your needs. Whilst trekking with Happyland Treks we recomends you to drink 3 to 4 liters water per day. Water is known to help when combating mountain altitude sickness.
During the trek almost every village you will have access to boiled purified drinking water. When trekking you will go through terrain that can be flat, downhill uphill and at points with lots of stairs. We are always there to help and support you and your journey.
Learning about local culture and their people. Visiting Gurung museum and Cultural Gurung dress up. Reaching to Annapurna Base Camp 4130m. During the trip we will sleep at a maximum altitude of 4130m. Annapurna Base Camp. (A.B.C.)
Mountain Altitude Sickness can affect anyone above 3000 meters. Altitude Sickness affects people regardless of sex. age and fitness. If you are showing signs of mountain altitude sickness your safety is our first priority and we will facilitate you getting down as fast as possible. We suggest prior to trekking to ensure you are in good health and have consulted with your GP. It is recommended prior to departing walking training is done so you have the most enjoyable time whilst trekking. Please don’t hesitate ask more.
ACUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS!
Many people suffer from mild symptoms of AMS (ACCUTE MOUNTAIN SICKNESS)
A light headache, loss of appetite and disturbed sleep may occur when suffering from AMS. If you experience any of these symptoms do not continue ascend. Instead, stay where you are or go down to acclimatize.
Hace – High Altitude Cerebral Edema (swelling of the brain)
Hape – High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (fluids in the lungs)
Persistent severe headache, difficulty breathing, confused thinking, loss of appetite, rapid breathing or breathlessness at rest, vomiting, coughing up pink, brown or white sputum, sound of liquid in the lungs, blueness of face and lips, severe lethargy (not wanting to do anything), persistent bubbling cough, or persistent increased heart rate (110 per minute)
Prevention:- Drink plenty of water (not alcoholic beverage) and eat fruit - especially when crossing high pass.
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