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Pokhara: 5-Day Annapurna Base Camp Private Trekking Tour

Pokhara: 5-Day Annapurna Base Camp Private Trekking Tour

Witness some incredible mountain views on this 5-day hiking trip from Pokhara to the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. Journey with your private guide and discover stunning nature and a marvellous variety of vegetation. Relax and restore with all meals included. The Annapurna Base Camp Trek, also known as the Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, is a trip to a high glacial basin lying 40 km directly north of Pokhara. This oval-shaped plateau sits at an altitude of over 4000 meters and is surrounded by a ring of mountains, the Annapurna range, most of which are over 7000 meters. With the only entrance a narrow valley between the peaks of Himchuli and Macchapucchre, where run-off from glaciers drains into Modi Khola River, the Sanctuary was not penetrated by outsiders until 1956. Get some insights into an extraordinary variety of ecosystems in the Annapurna Sanctuary. Check out the south-facing slopes, which are covered in dense tropical jungles of rhododendrons and bamboo, while the north-facing slopes, in the rain shadow, have a drier, colder climate similar to that of the nearby Tibetan Plateau. Outline Itinerary : Day 1 : Pick from your hotel and drive to Simrung via Nyapul 2-3 hours and Trek to Sinuwa 4-5 hours (Max Altitude: 2340 m) Day 2 : Trek from Sinuwa to Deurali 5-6 hours (Max Altitude: 3230 m) Day 3 : Trek from Deurali to Annapurna Base 5-6 hours Camp (Max Altitude: 4130 m) Day 4 : Trek back to Bamboo / Sinuwa 6-7 hours (Min Altitude: 2340 m) Day 5 : Trek to Simrung via Jhinu Danda (Hot spring) 3-4 hours and drive back to Pokhara 2-3hours and drop off to your hotel (Min Altitude: 830 m)

From Pokhara: Budget 2 Night 3 days Poon hill trek

From Pokhara: Budget 2 Night 3 days Poon hill trek

You will experience the lifestyle of Gurung and Magar communities, eat local foods, and make friends. The warm welcome of locals makes your trek further memorable. The Poon Hill Trek 3 days starts from Pokhara. You will have to travel for about an hour to reach Nayapul; which is the trailhead of Poon Hill Trekking within 3 days. You will then trek through rice fields, beautiful Gurung and Magar settlements; and crossing through green lush rhododendron forest to Tikhedhunga for overnight. On the second day, you will continue your trek to one of the most beautiful villages of Annapurna Region i.e. Ghorepani. Ghorepani, being a Gurung village offers warm hospitality to visitors. The clean and magnificent village offers you breathtaking views of the Annapurna range and other nearby mountains. The third day of the trek is the most entertaining one. The majestic trail with magnificent views of green landscapes and snow-covered mountains makes the day enjoyable. Today, you will reach PoonHill – the main highlight of the trek; and can witness the majestic sunrise view of Annapurna I, Machhapuchhre, Dhaulagiri, Hiunchuli, and other snow-covered mountains. Thousands of photography enthusiasts and travelers trekking to PoonHill to witness and capture the sunrise view of Poon Hill. After spending your time in Poon Hill, you will retrace your path back to Nayapul; and then travel back to Pokhara to end the trip. DETAIL ITINERARY Day 01: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul & Trek to Tikhedhunga Trek Hours: 4-5 hours Altitude: 1520m We will start our travel early in the morning after breakfast. We will travel from Pokhara to Nayapul via local bus, which will take us about one and a half hour to reach Nayapul. Nayapul is the starting point of our trek. Following our arrival at Nayapul, our permits will be checked. After that, we will set up our hiking to Tikhedhunga, a small village on the way to Ghorepani with a few numbers of lodges for accommodation The beautiful meadows, streams and suspension bridges on the trail will add extra flavor to your trek. It will take around 4-5 hours to reach Tikhedhunga from Nayapul. After walking half an hour on the bank of Modi River we will get to Birethanti(1100m), a small village at the bank of Modi River. After a hike of 4 hours from Birethanti, we will get to Hile(1500m). From Hile, it is just a short climb to Tikhedhunga. Tikhedhunga has a lot to offer us. Magnificent view of Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Fishtail and Himchuli, splendid hospitality of locals, and traditionally-built tea houses are its identity. We will stay overnight in a tea house in Tikhedhunga. Day 02: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani Trek Hours:5-6 hours Altitude: 2800m Following our breakfast in Tikhedhunga, we will start our second-day trek. It is comparatively more difficult than our first-day trek. We have to ascend through a steep uphill section to Ulleri (2,070m). Today we will hike for nearly 5-6 hours. From Ulleri via pasture land, oak, and rhododendron forest, we will reach Banthanti(2200m). The views from Banthanti will take your breath away. Then from Banthali, we will hike up to Nangthanti(2500m) crossing several hillocks and babbling streamlets. On the way to Nangthanti, the splendid view of mountains like Annapurna, I and Annapurna South can be enjoyed. Ghorepani is a 1-hour hike from Nangthanti. After hiking for 1 hour, we will get to Ghorepani, the stop for our day 2 trek. Ghorepani is a small settlement area at 2850m with folk tea houses that provide lodging facilities to trekkers. Following our arrival at Ghorepani, we will be able to see a picturesque sight of snow-capped mountains, landscapes, and settlements. The views of mountains like Fishtail, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South and more, crisp evening and the warm hospitality of Ghorepani will expunge your fatigue. We will enjoy the evening in Ghorepani by strolling around the village and spend a night in a well-maintained lodge in Ghorepani. Day 03: Ghorepani to Poon Hill to Nayapul & Drive to Pokhara Trek Hours: 7-8 hours Altitude: 3210m Today is the last day of our trek. We will hike to Poon Hill. From there, it will take us around 1 hour to reach the top. The major attraction of this trek is the beautiful sunrise view from Poon Hill. So, today we will start our trek before dawn, to make sure that we will not miss the sunrise. When we reach the top of the hill, the dawn will break down and slowly from the back of hills sun shows up in the horizon. Now, the majestic scene unfolds there. The view of the orangish sky and the sunrays-kissed mountains are so magnificent to look at and are worth trekking for three days. After enjoying valuable time on the top, we will backtrack to Ghorepani. Following our breakfast in Ghorepani, we will retrace our steps downhills through Tikhedhunga to Banthanti to Nayapul. Since we will be descending, our hike will be a bit easier. We will once again walk through picturesque settlements, rhododendron and oak forest, streamlets, and suspension bridges. The babbling of nearby rivers, chirping of birds and countryside will make you feel better and beat your fatigue. After hiking for around 7-8 hours we will reach to Nayapul. Following our arrival in Nayapul, we will take a shearing jeep or bus ride and drive back to Pokhara. After we reach Pokhara, our momentous 3 days trek to Poon hill will come to an end. If you like to join extra activities like rafting, kayaking, bungee, etc., or trekking to some other region, you can reach out to us.

Pokhara: Guided Day Hike From Dampus To Australian Base Camp

Pokhara: Guided Day Hike From Dampus To Australian Base Camp

From Pokhara, Nepal, you can enjoy a beautiful day hike from Dhampus to Australian Camp. Pokhara is a popular tourist destination known for its stunning natural beauty and proximity to the Annapurna mountain range, making it an ideal starting point for various hiking adventures. Starting Point: Your day hike will begin in the village of Dhampus, which is approximately a 1 hour and 30 Minute drive from Pokhara. Dhampus Village: Dhampus is a charming Gurung village perched on a ridge with panoramic views of the Annapurna and Manaslu mountain ranges. Take some time to explore the village and enjoy the traditional architecture and local culture. Trail to Australian Camp: The trail from Dhampus to Australian Camp is relatively easy and well-defined. It passes through lush forests, terraced farmlands, and offers spectacular views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. As you ascend along the trail, you'll be treated to breathtaking vistas of Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, and Lamjung Himal. The trail is dotted with rhododendron forests, especially during the spring season (March to April), when the blossoms create a colorful landscape. Australian Camp: After hiking for about 1 to 2 hours, you'll reach Australian Camp (also known as Australian Base Camp), which is a popular viewpoint located at an elevation of around 2,100 meters (6,889 feet). The site offers stunning sunrise and sunset views over the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Return: After spending some time at Australian Camp and enjoying the mesmerizing scenery, you can retrace your steps back to Dhampus, where you can find transportation back to Pokhara.

Pokhara: 7 Day Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Pokhara: 7 Day Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Embark on an unforgettable adventure through the majestic Himalayas with our 7-day Annapurna Base Camp trek from Pokhara. Trek through charming villages, lush forests, and awe-inspiring landscapes as you make your way to the base of one of the world's highest peaks. Witness breathtaking views of the Annapurna range and experience the warmth of the local culture as you immerse yourself in this unique and unforgettable journey. Reaching the Annapurna Base Camp is an exhilarating accomplishment that rewards you with unparalleled panoramic views of the surrounding peaks. As you stand at an altitude of 4,130 meters, the grandeur of the Himalayas unfolds before your eyes, creating a sense of awe and wonder that words cannot do justice. Day 1: Drive to Nayapool and Trek to Ghandruk (6,360 ft / 1,939 m) Embark on a scenic drive from Pokhara to Nayapool, the starting point of our trek. From there, trek through lush landscapes to the beautiful Gurung village of Ghandruk. Enjoy stunning views of Annapurna South and Machhapuchhre along the way. Day 2: Ghandruk to Chhomrong (7,120 ft / 2,170 m) Trek through terraced fields and charming villages, crossing the Modi Khola river. Traverse rhododendron forests, soaking in the breathtaking vistas of Annapurna South and Hiunchuli. Reach the village of Chhomrong, perched on a ridge, and rest for the night. Day 3: Chhomrong to Dovan (8,450 ft / 2,576 m) Descend to the Chhomrong Khola river and cross a suspension bridge. Trek through lush bamboo forests and alongside waterfalls as you ascend towards Dovan. Immerse yourself in the tranquility of the surroundings and spend the night in Dovan. Day 4: Dovan to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (12,135 ft / 3,699 m) Continue your journey through the Modi Khola gorge, witnessing its dramatic landscapes. Trek through dense bamboo forests, catching glimpses of Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Annapurna iii, and Gangapurna. Arrive at the Machhapuchhre Base Camp and savor the panoramic views. Day 5: Machhapuchhre Base Camp to Annapurna Base Camp (13,550 ft / 4,130 m) Embark on a relatively shorter trek, relishing the awe-inspiring sunrise over the Annapurna range. Trek to the iconic Annapurna Base Camp, surrounded by towering peaks and the Annapurna Glacier. Capture the breathtaking vistas and spend a memorable night at the base camp. Day 6: Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (7,874 ft / 2,400 m) Bid farewell to the majestic Annapurna Base Camp and begin your descent. Pass through lush forests, picturesque villages, and rivers, relishing the beauty of the natural surroundings. Reach Bamboo and unwind after a rewarding day of trekking. Day 7: Bamboo to Nayapool and Back to Pokhara Embark on the final leg of your trek, trekking through verdant landscapes and descending to Nayapool. From there, we drive back to Pokhara, enjoying the scenic journey. Reflect on your incredible adventure as you relax in lakeside cafes, savoring the memories of your Annapurna Base Camp trek.

Scenic Adventure: 2-Day Private Poon Hill Trek from Pokhara

Scenic Adventure: 2-Day Private Poon Hill Trek from Pokhara

Poon Hill Trek, in Nepal's Annapurna region, is a short and scenic adventure that provides breathtaking mountain views, especially during sunrise from Poon Hill. With a manageable trekking difficulty level, cozy teahouses for accommodation, and a chance to immerse yourself in local culture, it's an ideal choice for both novice and experienced trekkers. Remember to obtain the necessary permits, travel during the best seasons (spring and autumn), and practice responsible trekking to make the most of this memorable journey. Day 1: Pokhara to Tikhedhunga/Ulleri By drive then trek to Ghorepani (2,850 meters (9,350 feet) Embark on a comfortable Drive from Pokhara to Tikhedhunga/Ulleri, which takes approximately an 3 hour. From Tikhedhunga/Ulleri, you'll start your trek, passing through enchanting villages, terraced fields, and verdant forests. The trail gradually ascends towards Banthati Via Ghorepani, where you'll spend the night. The friendly locals and the tranquil surroundings will make you feel welcome and immersed in the local culture. The combination of a scenic drive and an enjoyable trek sets the stage for the adventure that lies ahead. Day 2: Ghorepani - Poon Hill (3,210 meters (10,531 feet) and trek to Nayapool and Drive Back to Pokhara Trek is an exhilarating and challenging experience. In the early morning, around 4 am, you'll embark on a trek from Ghorepani to the summit of Poon Hill, situated at an altitude of 3,210 meters (10,531 feet). The ascent to Poon Hill is demanding, as you navigate through steep trails and push yourself to reach the summit. However, the reward is truly worth it. As the first rays of sunlight paint the sky, you'll witness a mesmerizing sunrise over the majestic Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. The panoramic views will leave you in awe, making the arduous climb worthwhile. After soaking in the breathtaking scenery, you'll begin the descent back to Ghorepani, where a well-deserved. The trail continues through challenging terrain, including rhododendron forests and picturesque Gurung villages, as you make your way to Nayapul. This section of the trek requires stamina and determination, as you navigate uneven paths and overcome physical challenges.

Pokhara: 4-Day Ghorepani, Poonhill, & Ghandruk Mountain Trek

Pokhara: 4-Day Ghorepani, Poonhill, & Ghandruk Mountain Trek

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the picturesque Annapurna region with our meticulously planned Poon Hill Trek. Offering breathtaking mountain vistas and a glimpse into the rich local culture, this adventure promises an experience of a lifetime. Day 1: Drive from Pokhara Nayapool and Tranquil Trek to Ulleri After a delightful breakfast at your hotel, we commence our journey from Pokhara to Nayapool in comfortable transport. From Nayapool, our trek to Ulleri unfolds amidst stunning natural beauty, with a gentle hike of approximately 5-6 hours. Immerse yourself in the warm hospitality and vibrant culture of the Magar community as we settle into the cozy atmosphere of Ulleri. Dinner and accommodation arrangements await. Day 2: Scenic Trek to Ghorepani Awaken to the crisp mountain air and relish a hearty breakfast before embarking on our trek to Ghorepani. Meandering through enchanting rhododendron forests and quaint local villages, we may even encounter glimpses of the native wildlife. Lunch will be served at Nangethati as we continue our 4-5 hour journey to the charming village of Ghorepani. Day 3: Sunrise Spectacle at Poon Hill and Trek to Ghandruk Rise early to witness the breathtaking sunrise from the vantage point of Poon Hill, where the majestic peaks of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges paint a stunning panorama. After soaking in the awe-inspiring views, we return to our hotel for breakfast before continuing our trek to Ghandruk. Along the way, savor the tranquility of Tadapani and indulge in a delicious lunch. Our trek concludes in the picturesque village of Ghandruk, where we'll spend the remainder of the day amidst the ancient traditions of the Gurung community. Day 4: Trek From Ghandruk Nayapool and Drive to Pokhara Bid farewell to the scenic beauty of Ghandruk as we embark on our descent to Nayapool. Enjoy a traditional Gurung breakfast before our leisurely hike concludes, and a comfortable vehicle awaits to transfer us back to Pokhara. Reflect on the unforgettable memories created during our trek as we journey back to our respective accommodations in Pokhara. With careful attention to detail and a commitment to providing an exceptional experience, our Poon Hill Trek ensures a seamless blend of adventure, culture, and natural splendor.

From Pokhara: 5-Day Annapurna Basecamp Trek with Hot Springs

From Pokhara: 5-Day Annapurna Basecamp Trek with Hot Springs

The Annapurna Base Camp trek is a popular trekking route in Nepal that takes you to the base camp of the majestic Annapurna mountain range. The trek offers stunning views of snow-capped mountains, including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Hiunchuli, and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail). The trail passes through lush forests, charming villages, and traditional terraced fields, offering a glimpse into the unique culture and lifestyle of the local people. The trek typically takes around 5-7 days, depending on the route and pace, and is suitable for trekkers of all levels of experience. Day 1: Drive from Pokhara to Jhinudanda and Trek to Chomrong (2170M)/Sinuwa(2340M) You'll start the trek with a scenic drive from Pokhara to Matque/Jhinudanda, followed by a trek to Chomrong/Sinuwa. The trek takes around 4-5 hours and is moderately challenging, with some steep descents and a high altitude at the beginning. Day 2: Trek from Chomrong to Himalaya (2900m) You'll trek from Chomrong to Deurali through dense forests of rhododendron, oak, and bamboo, encountering steep ascents and descents along the way. The trek takes around 6-7 hours. Day 3: Trek from Himalaya to ABC (4130m) You'll trek from Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC), passing through Machhapuchhre Base Camp and enjoying stunning views of the surrounding peaks. The trek is challenging, with steep ascents and a high altitude, but the breathtaking views of the Annapurna massif make it all worthwhile. The trek takes around 5-6 hours. Day 4: Trek from ABC to Bamboo (2340m) You'll trek from ABC to Bamboo, mostly downhill with some steep sections, and passing through the same route you took to reach ABC. The trek takes around 6-7 hours. Day 5: Trek From Bamboo to Jhinudada/Hot Spring and drive to Pokhara You'll trek from Bamboo to Jhinudanda/Hot Spring (1780m) for around 5-6 hours, and then drive to Pokhara, which takes around 2-3 hours. Overall, the trek takes five days and is moderately challenging, with some steep ascents and descents, but offers stunning views of the Annapurna massif and surrounding landscapes.

Pokhara: 30-Minute Tandem Paraglide

Pokhara: 30-Minute Tandem Paraglide

Pokhara is considered one of the best destinations to paraglide since it provides a breathtaking aerial view of Pokhara City, Phewa Lake and the Annapurna Himalayan range close up. Paragliding in Pokhara takes off from Sarangkot. Sarangkot is a popular destination for viewing sunrises and sunsets. You will be picked up from you're hotel in Pokhara and driven to Sarangkot, approximately 45 minutes away. After a short briefing from your instructor, you will get ready to take off, launching from about 1800 metres elevation. This adventure will allow you to see three peaks, a view of the lakes and monasteries, jungles and the entire city. The 25-30-minute flight will be one of the most enthralling experiences of your lifetime.   The experience of soaring high in the sky, getting a bird’s eye view of the Annapurna Range, Machhapuchhre, Lamjung Himal, Hiunchuli and Phewa Lake, rivers and green fields is something you will never forget. You will end your adventure by landing near the banks of Phewa Lake, where your driver will be waiting to take you back to Pokhara. You will also get to take home the memories of your adventures with your free flight video. 

Tandem Paragliding in Pokhara

Tandem Paragliding in Pokhara

Glide over spectacular mountains with villages and monasteries perched on the hill tops, enchanting deep valleys, river gorges, and lakes on this paragliding adventure in Pokhara. Nepal is one of the world’s best paragliding locations as there are always reliable updrafts to take you soaring for hours. The scenery is magic and unforgettable especially when viewed from a few hundred meters above. On a perfect day, you will see dozens of paragliders soaring above Sarangkot, Pokhara, and Lake Phewa above some of the world’s best scenery including a fantastic view of the majestic Himalayas. Tandem flights include the services of qualified and experienced pilots. You may even have some hands-on practice at controlling the glider yourself under careful supervision. In the morning after breakfast, drive to Sarankot Paragliding spot to meet the pilot. After an expert briefing you take-off with your pilot on the tandem Paraglider. The 30 to 45 minute flight affords unforgettable views of Annapurna Range, the beautiful Fish Tail, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Annapurna, Lamjung Himal, Manaslu, and the great Dhaulagiri. Afterwards, you will be met at the landing location on the lake shore and transferred to your hotel or back to Sarangkot for another flight.

Pokhara: 5 Day Annapurna Base Camp Trek & Natural Hot Spring

Pokhara: 5 Day Annapurna Base Camp Trek & Natural Hot Spring

Embark on an unforgettable 5-day Annapurna Base Camp trek from the enchanting city of Pokhara. This thrilling journey promises a symphony of natural beauty, cultural exploration, and exhilarating adventure. Over the course of five days, you'll traverse a captivating tapestry of landscapes, from the lush and verdant forests of the lower regions to the rugged alpine terrain that leads you to the base camp of the majestic Annapurna Massif. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry of the region, interacting with local communities and experiencing their warm hospitality. As you ascend, each day unveils new wonders – from charming villages that offer a glimpse into the traditional way of life to breathtaking vistas that showcase the grandeur of the Himalayan giants. Your ultimate destination, the Annapurna Base Camp, is a sanctuary nestled amidst towering peaks, where the air is crisp and filled with the exhilarating sense of achievement. This trek is not just about conquering heights; it's about forging a deep connection with nature, gaining insights into the local culture, and challenging your own limits. Whether you're an experienced trekker or a novice adventurer, the 5-day Annapurna Base Camp trek promises to be an unforgettable and life-enriching experience. So, pack your sense of adventure, your curiosity, and your spirit of exploration, and join us on this incredible journey to the heart of the Himalayas. Get ready to create lasting memories, forge new friendships, and witness the awe-inspiring beauty of Nepal's Annapurna region, one step at a time." 4-Night, 5-Day Annapurna Base Camp Trek Itinerary Day 1: Pokhara to Jhinu and Trek to Lower Sinuwa Altitude: 2,300 meters Duration: 5 hours Day 2: Lower Sinuwa to Deurali Altitude: 3,200 meters Duration: 6 hours Day 3: Deurali to Annapurna Base Camp Via Machhapuchhre Base Camp Altitude: 4,130 meters Duration: 4 hours Day 4: Explore Annapurna Base Camp and Trek to Bamboo Altitude: 2,400 meters Duration: 6 hours Day 5: Trek to Jhinu from Bamboo and Drive to Pokhara (Hot Spring Stop) Altitude: 822 meters Duration: 6 hours This exhilarating 4-night, 5-day trek takes you through some of the most stunning landscapes in the Annapurna region. From the lush forests of Lower Sinuwa to the majestic Annapurna Base Camp, you'll experience the beauty and serenity of Nepal's Himalayas. Don't forget to relax in the natural hot springs of Jhinu on your way back to Pokhara.

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