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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

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Rs.19,800per person plus 5% GST

Calendar8 DaysMountains13,550 Ft. Distance70 Km


BootModerate to DifficultStateNepal


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MapsStart: PokharaFlagsEnd: Pokhara

Trek Highlights
  • Walking on untouched high elevation glades.
  • Dark woodlands that open out to wide clearings.
  • The awesome perspectives of the Garhwal Himalayas.
Inclusion/Exclusion
Inclusion in cost during the trek:
  • Accommodation in tea houses
  • All meals (vegetarian)
  • Permit & Camping Charges
  • Trekking Gears
  • Safety Equipment
  • Specialist Trek Leader/Team
Exclusion in cost during the trek:
  • Transport to and from the base camp
  • Anything separated from considerations
Short Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive In Pokhara

Day 2: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Ghandruk

Day 3: Trek from Ghandruk to Sinuwa

Day 4: Trek from Sinuwa to Deurali

Day 5: Trek from Deurali to Annapurna base camp

Day 6: Trek from Annapurna base camp to Bamboo

Day 7: Trek from Bamboo to Jhinu Hot Spring

Day 8: Trek from Jhinu Hot Spring to Nayapul and Drive to Pokhara

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Pokhara is the heart of Nepal as a native country is a beautiful example to get the chance and travel around the valley though treks in India are well known but nepal trekking has so much to offer and this ultimate trek in nepal: Annapurna base camp trek is one amogst them which gives you the wonderful experience and Annapurna base camp trek best time pre-monsoon (February, March, April and May) and post monsoon (late September, October, November and December), where Annapurna base camp trek package is worth taking as it is Crowned by the biggest part of Everest, Imprints of Nepal is a mesmerizing treatment to give delights your eyes. Covered by “Rhododendron” this is the ‘National flower of Nepal’. Nothing can be the best place then Pokhara to start Annapurna base camp which is one of the best camps in Nepal. In ascending way to hill may increase your willpower to climb but the roller-coaster journey will keep reminds you to be one of the best. Annapurna is the 10th highest mountain in the world, most visible peak is there called ‘Machapuchhre’ in Nepali which stands for Fishtail. All Green valley imitates the sign of happiness and open possibilities for explore; waterfall flattering the admirable contrast beauty of the trail with the perfect color combination. The Heart of Nepal ‘Pokhara’ is the most viewed and admirable beauty as well as vibrant culture of Nepal.


What Makes this Trek different?

Flew towards Kathmandu can be the lifelong Novel story for you, cause Kathmandu is not what we think through internet sources it’s a live experience which everybody should take once in a life. The folktale speaks a lot about the name behind “KATHMANDU”, which is come from ‘Kashtamandap’ explained as wooden accommodation construct from Sal tree around approx 12th century. Religious emotions can invite you in the place of Lord Shiva known as Pashupatinath Temple, one of the identifier masterpiece Nepal is having. While being the top of the trek inevitably you’ll get the reason behind why Monks are a devotee for the mountains, why they chase the silence of the universe. Because you can visibly see how the time is passing by through listening to every beat of air sound and your heartbeat as well.


Trek Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive In Pokhara

Altitude: 2,690 Ft.

Time taken: From India to Nepal then through the way of Kathmandu will reach in Pokhara.

Day 2: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Ghandruk

Altitude: 6,364 Ft.

Time taken: 6-7 hrs

The first day use to be with full of enthusiasm and excitement, Ghandruk valley is named on the village of the trail. That will be the first terminus of the day, Nayapul to Pokhara needs 2 hrs to travel from the bus. Birethanti village is linked up through a holdup bridge on Bhurungdi River. Following up Nepal government’s rule and gone through the official procedures on Birethanti village. Next step door will be Ghandruk on an uphill pathway, over the circuitous route Modi river Compile the valley with Syauli Bazaar. Through enjoying the splendor clicks of the hills will reach Kimche, ascending tors buzzing up towards Ghandruk. After reaching up in gatehouse admire the beauty can reconnoiter it with cultural dance music and ethnic essence.

Day 3: Trek from Ghandruk to Sinuwa

Altitude: 7,742 Ft.

Time taken: 6-7 hrs

The journey will continue on the 3rd day towards Sinuwa, yesterday’s memory still will be linking up on the mind. Keep the river leaving behind and moving a step ahead on gigantic hill peck. In the direction of river steepen out on the way of kimong river bridge walk; will take you in Gurung village, Chhomrong crossing Jhinu Danda. Over covered with rhododendron and oak forest approving the eye stocked view in Bamboo village, which has the only reaching source throw-out wooden bridge. Sourcing of raw material for construction of the villages from nature, they depend on nature to bless them with full of wealth and food. Day 3 destination is here at Sinuwa.

Day 4: Trek from Sinuwa to Deurali

Altitude: 10,597 Ft.

Time taken: 6-7 hrs

Set the destination for day 4 is Deurali, slow steps can be continued till bamboo passing, through the hard rock steps on the stairs will move you on Dobhan. The story behind to call this village Bamboo is actually the Bamboo sticks. Holdup hanging bridge connect Khuldhigar to Bamboo, the valley is constructed by nature perfectly it almost seems a craftsmanship of nature cause when you’ll reach towards Hinku Cave Rock shelters are there since decades. Today’s journey will stop at Guesthouse in Deurali.

Day 5: Trek from Deurali to Annapurna base camp

Altitude: 13,549 Ft.

Time taken: 6-7 hrs

Finally, the day has come to move on the way of Annapurna base camp. We’ll climb today for cover ABC and stay will be there as well, walk like a slow exercise will be beneficial and appropriate for day 5. Following up to Modi River will guide you to take Bagar. Machhapuchhre (6,993 m) is a worthy Splendor view; Nepalese explain about this peak look like a “Fishtail” that’s why localities said “Machhapuchhre” in Nepali. Every view of Moment will provoke you to capture in your camera as much as you can, following hills are visible from there Hinchuli (6,441m) Manaslu(8,156m) then finally Annapurna(7,937m) respectively. The stream serves you Annapurna sanctuary while following the way to Annapurna south camp, here you can get 360° panorama shot covered with snow bail hilltop. The day will end on Annapurna base camp.

Day 6: Trek from Annapurna base camp to Bamboo

Altitude: 7,677 Ft.

Time taken: 6-7 hrs

It feels like taking a step back the time we had gone through while trek the same destination points will be covered like through Bagar-Deurali-Dobhan and then Bamboo. Chapped hills are still calling back to be there for a while but trek instruction should be followed. Through back, blinks were tickling on the mind to go back and recollect the memory again. 6 hrs journey covered with breakfast, lunch water and walking, rhododendron jungle reminds you of the sweet hrs of trekking. The day patched up in a beautiful Bamboo village.

Day 7: Trek from Bamboo to Jhinu Hot Spring

Altitude: 5,839 Ft.

Time taken: 6-7 hrs

Today again you’ll get the chance to explore Gurung village; the most striking facts about this village is culture, food, and cultural dress. Gurung tribes are the reason to called this village called Gurung village. Back to through Chhomrong river bridge which is the way itself to Sinuwa, passing by snake track way Jhinu danda will wipe out your stress by treating hot water therapy. Hot water spring is the place where you can enjoy after hectic walking schedule. After hot spring bath going to lodge is like a cherry on cake cause habitually you need rest after that, so stay will be in Jhinu danad.

Day 8: : Trek from Jhinu Hot Spring to Nayapul and Drive to Pokhara

Altitude: 2,690 Ft.

Time taken: 6-7 hrs

After daily trekking routine will be the break after reaching in Pokhara, so today our destination reach is Jhinu Danda to Pokhara. Chasing Modi river through rhododendron jungle the valley will drop you Syauli bazaar. Farming and tourism is the only source of income and feeding, an art of cultivating grains is another experience to get. The rugged pathway will end up on Syauli bazar, the bridge on Bhurugndi river will navigate till Nayapul where trekkers can get the private convenience or bus. Within the 2 hrs, trekkers will be in Pokhara to explore is city and intake the clicks as much you can cause this place is the perfect combination of developed town with full of compulsive beauty of nature.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek: Essentials

Trekking, no doubt, is one of the most thrilling adventure one could ever have in his/her life. With an elegance of nature and unmatchable experience of the pristine mountain ranges, trekking stands out among all the adventures across the world, but nothing comes free, there are certain aspects of the trekking which one needs to consider while he/she is making up his/her mind for trekking. Here’s a list of some basic requirements which one would need during his/her camp trekking. Let’s pay some heed to these prerequisites for trekking.

Trekveda Pretrip-Checklist

Trek Essentials to Carry with Yourself.

Things You Can’t Afford Missing On Trek

1. A Sturdy Backpack/Rug Sack

A high-quality backpack with an ease of carrying facility with durable and stern straps is one of the pivotal thing that you’d need during the entire trekking. The easier it’s to carry, the more fun you can have during your trek.

2. A Pair of Trekking Shoes

Your regular sports shoes can be a mess during the trek and one of the most regretting thing that might take away the joy of trekking. To prevent yourself from slippery patches through the streams, a pair of trekking shoes with good grip would do a great work for you and reciprocate your experience of trekking to the manifolds.


Clothing

Clothing is one of the most important aspect of trekking but that doesn’t imply the “what if situation”, hence carry the clothes that you’d need normally. Carrying more and more clothes will only add the weight, thus problem. Once on the trek, you’d not generally need to change the clothes every now and then, provided if you maintain your hygiene properly.

Three warm layers: On high altitude treks, temperature after the sunset drops to the considerable degrees. So during these campsites, you might need an additional layer along with the padded jacket coupled up with a fleece and a warmer.

Three trek pants: Please don’t go for jeans/ denims for the substitute for the trek pants since they’d not add comfort to your stay at the campsites. Wear one pair and carry the remaining two.

Three collared Shirts: It’s advised to wear full sleeved shirts instead of the t-shirts in order to prevent ourselves from the sun-burn. Carrying a dry-fit t-shirt or two can be a wise idea if you’re trekking during the rainy season. Regardless of the cold weather, trekkers’ bodies tend to sweat and to prevent yourself from falling ill, you’re advised to change your clothes at campsites.

Warmers: Warmers or thermals can be added on one’s own concern related to their health and their exposure to the cold climate.


Accessories

Shades: Sunglasses are to counteract snow visual deficiency. While at the same time you're probably not going to discover snow in October, convey a couple in any case.

Sun cap: The sun feels more grounded while at the same time strolling on the mountain slants. Convey a sun cap to shield your head and neck from the warmth, particularly in case you're trekking later in the day.

Engineered hand gloves: One sets of downy or woolen hand gloves. One sets of water evidence/safe, wind verification gloves.

Balaclava: You may utilize woolen scarves rather too.

Socks (2 sets): Apart from two sports socks, you can take a couple of woolen socks for the night as they’d spare you from the dripping temperature.

Headlamp/LED burn: Mandatory

Trekking pole: Having a trekking pole in your hand during the trek is boon, although at times it may bother you as an unnecessary article but it proves out most handy during the submit as it curbs your effort of straight inclinations of the high altitudes which often turns out tiring.


Other Essentials to Carry

An Additional Pack: This is one of the best practice you can do on one-day submits or treks where you need to get back to your campsite by the end of the day. Here you can pack your essentials like, water bottle, medical aids and snacks. This keeps you away from carrying the unnecessary weight.

Toiletries: Be wise while choosing your cosmetic needs and daily use products. Refrain from using the non-biodegradable products, if you do so then make sure that you leave residue on the mountains. Always carry a zip bag to put such piece of stuff after use. Sanitary napkins also needs to be treated in the same manner.

Indispensable Water Bottles: To keep your body hydrated during the trek, you are advised to carry your own water bottles during the treks since leaving plastic and its product is not advised on the mountains since they are not suitable for the environment of the altitudes.

Plastic Bags: To keep everything organized, you should compartmentalize the stuffs into plastic zip bags and also carry a few in spare for wet clothes and other by-products.


Mandatory Documentation

There are certain rules and laws that you need to abide by, while going for the treks, however Trekveda takes care of all such kind paper works which is inclusive in the package. Certain registration fees and document verification along with some permissions are required in order to protect the nature and its evergreen heritage for future. In addition to this, if you need to avail a guide, you can also hire a guide with some bucks and a nominal paper work.

Please carry the documents mentioned below. Documents two and three need to be downloaded (PDF), filled in, signed and handed over to the trek leader at the base camp.

  • 1 passport size photos and an original + copy of government photo ID document – required for Sanctuary registration and TIMS (Trekker’s Information Management System)
  • Medical Certificate (first part to be filled by a doctor and second part by the trekker)
  • Disclaimer form (to be filled by the trekker)

Measures Taken by Trekveda to Ensure the Security of Trekkers

Trekking on Annapurna Base Camp pass is a different kind of adventure where you required to be physically and mentally prepared for the best and worse, at the same time. While high altitudes treks making it tough to breathe, the beauty of those pristine mountains leaves you speechless so that you forget to breathe for a moment or two. In addition to the physical and mental preparation, there is a certain aspect of the health that is needed to be considered on the first hand when you make up your mind about the trekking at Annapurna Base Camp pass.

Trekveda, by efforts of its team, leaves no stone unturned to provide you with the best trekking experience while ensuring your safety as its priority. Here are some vital aspects that Trekveda includes in its checklist to ensure the safety of its trekkers.

Criteria for Fitness Analysis

Trekking at Annapurna Base Camp pass demands endurance and fitness and those who suffer any kind of physical or physiological ailments are advised not to go for high altitude treks in the beginning. To get assurance about the trekker’s fitness, we comply with certain aspects of the being fit such as BMI (Body Mass Index) along with the fitness proof since we can’t put the trekkers into the risk.

Monitoring the health is one thing that is conducted regularly during the Annapurna Base Camp pass by the trek leaders which includes the monitoring of your blood pressure, oxygen level and pulse rate. Details of your health during the trek is maintained in the health card on the regular basis. Health card can be collected from the trek leader at the end of the trek.

Medical Kit for High Range Trekking

An ideal medical kit that’s developed for the trekking has Blood Pressure Monitor/checker, Stature, Oxygen checker and Oxygen Cylinder coupled up with certain must have medicines, in case of medical emergency:

  • Diamox
  • Dexamethasone
  • Dexamethasone
  • Nifidipine
  • Asthalin Inhaler
  • Syringes

Trekking Equipment for Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Trekveda provides you all the necessary equipment for trekking at Annapurna Base Camp Trek from tents to ropes. In addition to that, our trek leaders also ensure the safety by various safeguards they take from time to time for your safety. Microspikes are provided to attach to your shoes which help you to keep the traction on the snow and make it easier to climb. An additional gaiter is provided to cover the snows which prevent the entering of snow into the shoes. Customized tents are provided to the trekkers which ensure the warmth and temperature 10 degrees higher than the outside coupled up with high-quality sleeping bags which can endure the temperature up to 15 degree Celsius below the freezing point.

Nutrition and Hydration

Trekveda, keep all your nutritional and hydration requirements on its checklist, our trek leaders will guide you to keep your body hydrated on the high altitudes Annapurna Base Camp pass as de-hydration can attract to the severe medical emergencies while trekking.

Make sure you keep up with your hydration and nutritional part as this can lead to some fatal consequences for your health.

In case of any symptoms you feel during the trek, don’t ignore or avoid them, immediately inform the trek leader.


What Trekveda has to Offer in Case of Medical?

In case of medical emergencies, Trek leaders bear the responsibility to get you back to your wellbeing with their training and techniques. Suspecting any physiological disturbance in your body, immediately report to your trek leader as they are trained to face such problems.

Problems like Acute Mountain Sickness can prove fatal at Annapurna Base Camp pass if not taken into consideration seriously on time. If you face any of the symptoms such as a persistent headache, fatigue or weakness, nausea, dizziness, loss of appetite, difficulty in sleeping, you shouldn’t let it go or treat it by your own either just inform your trek leader.

Acute mountain sickness is one of the most common yet the fatal problem trekkers face due to a number of reasons, if the problem continues to persist, then you’re advised to come down to the base camp and then to visit the doctor immediately.

People with AMS are treated with a number of medicines such Diamox, Nifedipine etc. coupled up with methods like Triple One Test- where one disprin is given with a litre of water along with the rest for an hour.

While AMS is most common at the high altitudes yet it can’t be risked taken casually as it leads to severe fatal conditions like HAPE (High Altitude Pulmonary Edema) or HACE (High Altitude Cerebral Edema) which, if not treated on time can lead to a number of serious chronic disorders. These conditions need to not to comply with AMS, they can occur without AMS.

It’s suggested to take every single illness into the consideration while you’re on the trek.

However, Trekveda is capable of handling all the medical emergencies with its trained professionals yet there are several things that you need to consider, especially the intake of medicines and the knowledge about their advantages and side-effects. Don’t take medicine yourself if you’re trekking through us, always seek help from the trek leaders, they are trained for such purposes, while in case of being a solo trekker, you should know about the medicines.

Keeping yourself hydrated and nutritionally fulfilled curbs the chances of AMS.


Risk and Response

A high altitude trek requires an audacious state of mind, however leaving on a bold excursion without computing the dangers is absolute idiocy. That is the reason we have recorded a couple of Risk and the Response arranged by Trekveda to limit or address the dangers in the most ideal way.

Risk: Altitude

Before you begin the trek, it is critical to comprehend the ramifications of high altitude on your body. Know about side effects of AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) like mellow cerebral pain, queasiness and general distress.

Response: If you feel any of these indications, illuminate the trek pioneer on need and take after his directions. Each campground has as stretcher, completely prepared medical aid pack, oxygen chambers to address the circumstance.

Risk: Weather

Weather is unusual in the Himalayas. Despite the fact that we are constantly attentive about the evolving climate, nobody can ensure a snowfall, rain or Sun. Do comprehend that your security is of most extreme significance to us and we won't continue any further from the campground if the climate isn't ideal.

Response: The choice of the Trek Leaders and Guides to continue or sit tight for the climate to show signs of improvement will be last.

Risk: Injuries

Often, while trekking over troublesome territories, you may have minor wounds like leg sprain, wounds and so forth. Genuine wounds like breaks or real cuts are exceptionally uncommon.

Response: All our Trek Leaders are Certified Wilderness First Aid responders. They are prepared to deal with crises and can handle minor wounds with an all-around prepared medical aid unit. If there should arise an occurrence of genuine wounds, the patient is carried on a stretcher to the closest street head and is directed to closest therapeutic focus.

Risk: Lack of Communication

In the remote zones of the Himalayas, portable systems don't reach. On a trek, one is cut off from the universe of calls, SMS or WhatsApp Messages.

Response: We’d depend on walkie-talkies and sprinters to communicate between the campgrounds and the base camps.

Pre-Trek Preparations

Annapurna Base Camp pass trek is a difficult trek which is suitable for experts. Who have at least physical and mental conditioning for doing the difficult trek.

Trekking at Annapurna Base Camp pass trek, for its ever-lasting memories and experience, demands just a few things which involve physical endurance with physiological wellness. Not just the one who’s physically fit would do the magic in trekking but one also needs to be mentally fit as well in order to cope up with the adversities one might have to face during the treks such natural calamities, rains or other unforeseen conditions

To keep up with such requirements of trekking here are a few things you can do to get yourself physically fit.

Getting to the Annapurna Base Camp pass trek without proper preparation is something you should never do.


Prerequisites of the Trek

Cardiovascular Exercise

Cardiovascular exercise is one of the most sought-after methods which provides not just the physical endurance but also the strength to withstand any unavoidable circumstances sternly. Trekking at Annapurna Base Camp pass trek demands the high endurance which you can develop in few months depending upon your physical condition, where you need to begin with the jogging or running (only if you could do). This practice needs to be combined with the speed and distance targets. You need to keep on increasing both with the time.

Begin with the small chunks of the targets and gradually increase for the bigger one. For instance,

Begin with a target of completing a distance of 5km in 35 minutes and then gradually increase it to 7 km in the same time and remain stick to this practice until you are able to cover 10 km in 50-60 minutes without fail, at a stretch.

Strength Building Exercise

Another vital area of improvement, you need to work upon. Before you head to the Annapurna Base Camp pass trek, you need to have the physical strength in order to carry backpacks on the uneven terrains. Considering everything under the sun, you ought to prepare yourself for the core strength. A strength would be making you suffer less than others who don’t prepare before it.

Flexibility

Flexibility in the body is what the trekking demands the most. Carrying the backpacks without flexibility can prove out to be fatal. More the muscles relaxed, easier would be your trekking experience. Carrying a backpack, however light in weight can bring you the unnecessary pain which may spoil your entire trek.

Stretching your body at large can bring you the utmost comfort during the trek. Here are some stretching you can do to get the flexibility-Stretch your hamstring, quadriceps, hip flexors, lower back muscles and shoulders. They’ll give strength and help you arrive on the slopes with the relaxed muscles. All these exercises would help you to get through the trek with ease and comfort provided you give an ample time to these.

Concentration

To pacify yourself or any other companion, yoga and meditation are the keys. These practices not only give you the mental peace but also provide you with a placid inner conscience which is extremely important in order to withstand the cons during the Annapurna Base Camp pass trek.

This also improves your decision-making ability in the stressful situations, during the trek.


Fitness routine overview

  • Try to cover 5 KM in 55 minutes, When you start preparing.
  • Slowly increase your distance to 7 KM at the same time (35 Minutes). After some time you will get the stamina to run longer. Continue this until you can reach 10 KM in 50-60 Minute, Then stick to Routine till Trek date.
  • If you are older than 45 years and prefer to walk then Jogging. Then Work on completing 10 KM in 90 Minutes. If Jogging in fine for you then try to cover 5 KM in 40 Minutes, gradually increase you Jogging distance in the same duration.
  • Cycling is fine too for increasing stamina. If you are the one who prefers cycling over Jogging then your target should be to cover 22 KM in 60 minutes.

All the above said exercises will help you stay in good condition to enjoy the trek.

What you need to know about the trek expense

The trek expense of Rs. 19,800 + 5% GST takes care of all expenses of the trek from Lohajung to Pokhra.

Here is what the trek fee includes:

  • Accommodation – Stay is included from Day 1 to the last day of the trek. You will be staying in the guest houses of the respective locations & camping on remaining days of the trek.
  • Meals – All meals from dinner on Day 1 to breakfast till last day of the trek are included. We provide simple, nutritious vegetarian food on all days of the trek.
  • Camping Charges – All trekking permits and forest camping charges are included.
  • Trekking Equipment – You will stay in high quality tents and sleeping bags in all the camps. Our high-altitude sleeping bags can withstand temperatures as low as -10 ºC. We provide ice axes, roped, micro spikes, gaiters etc. as required.
  • Safety Equipment – First aid, medical kit, oxygen cylinders, stretchers etc. will be available at all campsites to deal with emergencies.
  • Services of an expert Trek Leader – All our trek leaders are qualified in basic / advanced mountaineering courses.
  • Services of an expert Trek Team – The mountain staff on this trek consists of well-trained guides, cooks, helpers and porters.

Here is what the trek fee excludes:

  • Transport to and from the base camp – Trekveda will offer the taxi services from and to the base camp.
  • Food during transit to and from the base camp – The trek fee does not include meals purchased during the journey to and from the basecamp.
  • Backpack offloading charges - If you wish to offload your backpack, there will be an additional charge of Rs. 5,000 + 5% GST. The backpack cannot weigh more than 9 kgs.
  • Stay at hill station on the last day.
  • Personal expenses of any kind.
  • Anything apart from inclusions.
  • Buffer day – It is mandatory to have this extra day as any bad weather or rain will delay your pass crossing. If buffer day is utilized, you will need to pay Rs. 3,000 + 5% GST. This amount is to be handed over to your trek leader.

Terms and Conditions

  1. Cancellation: In case of trek cancellation due to any natural hazard or any other reason (like rain, strike etc.) Trekveda will undertake the whole responsibility of the amount as per its refund policy. Trekveda will provide its clients with a voucher which can be redeemed for any trek in the next one year.

    Or if you wish to call off the trek voluntarily at the last moment, in this case only the mail requests at cancel@trekveda.com or contact at +91 7078701964 will be entertained.

    While making a cancellation request, kindly brief the reason in the mail. Cancellation charges will vary as per the request period, which is as follows

    • Prior cancellation 40 days from the start of the trek is 90% refundable.
    • Cancellation between 40 to 20 days from the start of the trek is 45% refundable.
    • Cancellation between 20 to 10 days from the start of the trek is 10% refundable.
    • Cancellation within 10 days from the start of the trek is non-refundable.

    Please Note: In case of refund, there will be a deduction of 4% (bank charges) from the total fee you have paid. Also, if you have opted for a trek insurance, the amount will not be refunded. In the process of refunding the amount, it may take 15 working days to credit on your bank account.

    Note:

    1. Change of trek batch is dependent on the availability of seats in the batch.
    2. In case of transferring a trek to a friend, he/she should satisfy all the mandatory requirements put forward by Trekveda.
    3. Trekveda holds the right to change/cancel the policies, without prior notice.
    4. The cancellation policy will be same whether you are cancelling your trek just after booking the trek.
  2. The trek fee includes all costs of the trek from the start at the base camp to the end.
  3. Emergency during trek: In case of medical emergency, the trekker will be taken care at the primary stage since we don’t accompany the doctors during the trek, however our trek leaders are trained for the first-aid treatment. Post the first-aid Trekveda will take the liability to send down the trekker to the nearest basecamp or road head.
  4. Fitness: Before you head to plan a Chadar trek, your body fitness needs to be maintained for the high-altitude Himalayan treks since level of oxygen is considerably low at high ranges, thus proper cardiovascular training is a vital component of pre-trek preparation.
  5. Non-liability: Trekveda is not responsible for any loss/damage of your gears/equipment or other belongings on the trek.
  6. Payment: Payment for the trek can be done online through credit/debit card or net banking. Cheque/draft or cash is not accepted.
  7. Drinking and Smoking during the trek is strictly prohibited. If found flouting the rules, your participation on the trek will be cancelled with immediate effect.

So it’s usually cold there throughout the year. Hence in order to get yourself not bothered with the temperature all you need is to keep yourself tuned up with the changing temperate. However our trek leaders are the trained professionals who would let you know about the precautions, but packing woolen cloth accordingly is your responsibility.

The Basically it’s a 8 day trek which is followed by tour guide but due to any emergencies like heavy rain or snow fall we’ll shuffle the days accordingly.

Annapurna Base Camp offers the gorgeous pine forests and maple trees for which this trek is famous, with stunning meadows and streams lining the trail will surprise you with its beauty.

The Annapurna Base Camp height varies with every phase you pass as your approach the Annapurna Base Camp trek, you will acclaim a height of around 8,091 mt.

Yes, we will provide you the tents and Sleeping bags.

Bring Poncho (Rain cover) for your backpack and your own. We will continue on the trail as planned. In the camp sites you will stay under the camps and play games. All the camps are water proof so you will remain dry.

No, these are not available for the rent. You need to carry or purchase them before you head for the trekking. Raincoats and backpacks are a few of the most important things you’d need during the trek provided you are trekking in the rainy seasons.

Trekveda makes its basecamp at Gulling top. This is one of the most beautiful places that leads to you to the pristine areas while letting your relish the vibrancy of nature.

You can choose your nearest route from the following –

  • Delhi to Kathmandu- Flight is the 1st option which cost around
    • From New Delhi= 22,722/-
    • From Lucknow= 23,792/-
    • From Mumbai= 22,065/-
    • From Kolkata= 38,420/-
    • From Bengaluru= 26,350/-

    In the year of 2014 Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) start a direct service Delhi to Kathmandu. This would be the money saving idea but it’ll take more time then via flight.

    Varanasi to Kathmandu- Train and buses are available.

    Via the Sunauli Border Crossing- Through Gorakhpur which is the most busy route. Sunali border to Bhairahwa. There are frequent connection to Karhmandu, Pokhara and Lumbini.

    Via the Raxaul Border Crossing- It connects to Birgunj central Nepal from Bodh Gaya Bihar. This route will be convenient for Bihar and Kolkata people cause there is a direct train Kolkata to Raxaul.

    Via the Panitanki Border Crossing- Through Kakarbhitta nearest for all the north east like Darjeeling, Kolkata, Sikkim. Vehicles can move towards border siliguri , Kalimpong & Gangtok in Sikkim 24 hrs open rout will take Pokhara in 15 hrs anf for Kathmandu 14-16 hrs.

    Via the Banbasa Border Crossing- It’s in Uttarakhand, most quickest and safest as well but rural way to go. Through Bhimdutta it’ll take 15-17 hrs to reach Kathmandu. Availability of this route is 24 hrs with can connect through Barielly-Rudrapur-Haldwani-Bhimdutta.

    Your accommodation at Phokhara in the beginning and the end at the guest houses where you’d be sharing the rooms with the fellow Trekkers. Food and stay cost is include in your trekking package in Guest house. The stay on the other days will be in the tents which will be provided by the Trekveda. Each tent will be shared by three fellow trekkers however special arrangements can be made on request. A separate tent will be assigned as the toilet room at each campsite. Any additional baggage (without valuables) can be left behind at the Phokhara.

    No, you can’t take your child on Annapurna Base Camp trek, cause the difficulty level is a bit high for kids.

    Certified and experience trek leader, assistant trek leader, Certified guides, High altitude porter, Co-guide, cook, Assistant cook, mules, mule’s men.

    We provide highly nutritious food during the trek. No, it’s generally not advised to carry your own food during the trek but you can carry nuts and dry fruits if required.

    The best season to see the snow on Annapurna Base Camp trek has 2 season September to December & March to May where you can see a lot of snow-clad you can also witness the fresh snowfall at heights if the climate is favorable but if you’re planning to see the snow at large then the Last week of September and first week of December is best.

    There would be a separate tent for the toilet at each campsite. However, there would be no facility to bath during the treks and you need to change the clothes at definite intervals in order to keep up with the hygiene. Maintaining hygiene is extremely necessary during the trek as this may lead to the several fatal problems such as AMS, HAPE and HACE.

    Trekking pole is one of the key components as well as companion during the trek. It helps you in balancing through the sloppy treks and slippery streams. Carrying a trekking pole may sound irritating but it’s of major use at the high altitudes.

    No, Alcohol and smoking is strictly prohibited during the trek under any circumstances. Dizziness and other issues may arise due to alcohol, which may attract number of fatal outcomes that would not be good for your health and would affect the trek experience as well.

    Mobile network on this trek will accesses able in every lodge you can get the wifi in 100-300 NPR and rest you can get the network till Bamboo village. After that, there is no network coverage.

    You need to do at least 3 layers. Wearing a warmer along with the jacket would protect you from the cold.

    Yes, we ensure safety of trekker by providing require medicine and regular health checkup. In addition to this, our trek leaders are the trained professionals which are made to defy all the odds during the trek.

    The distance of each day would vary as per the campsite location, however, there’s a rough figure of 6-7 hrs you need to cover each day during the trek.

    Annapurna Base Camp trek is considered as Moderate to difficult trek which can be done by anyone, who is fit to trek.

    We provide 3 meals a day. Breakfast, Lunch, dinner. The meals will be nutritious in nature and would give you energy for the trek.

    Your basecamp Phokhara will be your starting point and ending point will be same. You will get this detail while booking of every trek respectively.

    Trekking Shoes, trekking poles, water bottle, sun glasses, poncho, poncho for back packs, Tiffin (Don’t use silver foil).

    The sloppy ice treks on Annapurna Base Camp trek make it difficult to walk. You can’t risk taking the preparation for physical strength prior to trek for granted as it may cost you losing your best trek experience.

    You can book this trek via either ways i.e., directly through our websites or you can mail us your queries and dates for the trek. However booking directly through the website will grant you an added advantage of getting all the information about the trek in detail while on mail your knowledge about the trek will be confined to your level of query about the trek. In addition to this, you can also explore other treks of your choice where you’d love to trek later.

    We wouldn’t suggest you to bring as such trekking shoes but if you want something safe and confortable buy waterproof with solid Soule. The trekking shoes give you the needful grip while climbing or crossing the water streams. However on the snow, we would provide you with detachable spikes which will help you to stiffen your grip on the icy slopes during the trek. You need to return these micro spikes attached to your shoes to the trek leaders at the end of the trek at the basecamp or prior to that.

    We provide you with the vegetarian food that’s full of nutrition that would fulfill all your energy requirements during the trek. We avoid serving junk during the trek as it may lead to gastro-intestinal issues in the trekkers.

    Yes, please bring these documents.

    Via Air trekkers away trekkers will come up with Passport for sure and rest you need to bring 4 passport size photo for official formality on the bases of Nepal government as per the rule.

    Parental disclaimer, Medical disclaimer and identity proof (Aadhaar card, Voter ID card, driving license etc.)

    No, But certified trek leader will look after your health. Our trek leaders are professionally trained to fight against any medical complications at the primary level.

    Yes, you can but we shall not liable be for any of your costly equipment. However, carrying your belongings along with you sounds wiser as you don’t know what demand may arise during the trek and if you don’t want to drag the additional weight while trekking you may opt either of the one. You can opt for offloading which will be charged accordingly.

    A batch or group generally consists of 15-18 people. However, there might be the change in numbers as per the availability and due to other reasons.

    If you want to offload your backpack, you will have to make a request for offloading a few days before the trek through an email so that arrangement can be made in advance. You will be charged per day for offloading of your backpack. In case you decide to offload on the spot, you may have to pay a higher price than usual.

    No, there is no acclimatization day on this trek.

    The minimum age limit for this trek is 18 years old.

    However certain implications are considered by our professionals before accepting the trekkers of age above 50 such as their physical strength and stamina coupled up with any medical condition that may become fatal during the course of trek.

    Yes, But you need to be physically fit to trek and have stamina to trek 6-7 hrs a day.

    Yes, a separate tent will work as toilet. However you’re advised to maintain the hygiene by using the biodegradable disposable toiletries and keeping the sanitary napkins and other stuffs in separate zipped bags.

    Well this is teahouse base trek so you can take bath in your guesthouses. But the last 2 days will be on trek so there will not be possible to provide the facility.

    It depends on the trek location and your network providers. However, at some treks, it possible to connect to the people while others are left abandoned by the telecom companies.

    No, we don’t entertain such facilities. Only the essential gears are provided to the trekkers during the trek by Trekveda, rest they have to purchase all the needful equipment by their own.

    But you can get trekking Shoes and other equipment on rent directly from the marking in Phokhara.

    Returning to the home with the mystical memories would probably be the best feeling after the trek. Your Trek will end at Phokhara in our guest house, to return you will take a cab from Phokhara and then same way you reach there.

    Yes, this is teahouse base trek so you can fill your bottels on guesthouse or rest water source is natural streams, rivers and water springs in the mountains and it is safe to drink.

    Yes, trekking pole is necessary for high altitude treks. Trekking poles provide an additional edge while climbing and support you as an aided limb.

    Yes, Credit & visa cards are acceptable but Debit cards are not acceptable. We would rather suggest you to bring cash along with you and reduce unnecessary expenses.

    Yes, keeping the privacy as the priority we keep the accommodation for both genders separated. Special cases may be taken into the consideration.

    Sudden showers are normal, bring a light rain coat or poncho. This will help you to keep you and your belongings dry which is most important at the higher altitudes.

    The total expenses of the trek will be 19,800 INR per person. In addition to that an additional of 5 per cent of the GST will be levied on the total cost.


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