Overview of 6 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek
6 days Annapurna base camp trek is a quick and short ABC trekking itinerary mainly suitable for physically fit trekkers & has limited time to trek to Annapurna. Annapurna base camp trek is one of the traditional second famous treks after Everest base camp. Annapurna base camp trek probably the most visited and legendary trek, which introduces us to the natural beauty and magnificent views of Annapurna panorama in entire Annapurna region. This 6 days ABC trek is a shorter version of Annapurna base camp trekking which starts from Pokhara and ends at Pokhara. Short Annapurna base camp trek is popular among those who have no time to do a regular trek to ABC.
Annapurna base camp 6 days trek provide us, the chance of feeling the natural and cultural diversity of Annapurna sanctuary. The major highlights of this short Annapurna base camp trek are culture and tradition of Gurung tribes, mountain village, environment, lush green Rhododendron forest, flora & fauna and so on. During our short Annapurna base camp trek, we can enjoy the spectacular view of snow-capped mountains such as Mt. Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchare, Gangapurna, Mardi Himal and other Annapurna massif ranges. This short Annapurna base camp trekking is a round-year trekking. However, the best season to trek ABC are spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November). This trek is perfect for those trekkers who have a good level of physical and mental fitness.
Highlights of 6 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek
- Enjoy the Dinner and Breakfast at base of world 10th highest mountain, Annapurna
- Enjoy the Natural hot spring at Jhinu Danda
- Experience culture, tradition and primitive lifestyle of Gurung and Magar tribes
- Amazing trekking through lush green forest of Rhododendron and oak
- Spectacular mountain views of giant Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Machhapuchre, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, and mighty of peaks
6 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek Itinerary
Today is the very first day of our trek from gateway city of Pokhara. After having an early breakfast at Pokhara, we start our drive about 2 hour with our private vehicle towards Nayapul-the trekking starting point. Our trek in land of Himalayas begins from Nayapul towards Birethanti village which is the main entrance point of our trek. After completing the formalities of TIMS and Permit, we gently trek through the beautiful traditional village of Gurung and Magar along with the bank of Madi River and walk uphill towards the Jhinu Danda. Today we also have an opportunity to enjoy the natural hot spring which is just 20 minute downhill walk at the river below the village. Overnight stay at tea house in Jhinu Danda.
After having breakfast our trek continues passing through the beautiful Rhododendron and oak forest. Our walk continues with a steep ascends enjoying the magnificent views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchhre, Gangapurna. Our trek passes through Chomrong Khola and ascends up to beautiful village of Chomrong which is situated in the lap of Giant Annapurna massif. Then we descend through stone staircase and cross the Chomrong Khola on bridge to climb up beautiful village of Sinuwa. After having lunch at Sinuwa, our trekking trial enters the Modi Khola valley with an easy walk through the dense forest of oak and Rhododendron. Our walk gently ascends towards Khuldighar and descends towards another fine village of Bamboo. Overnight stay at tea house in Bamboo.
On third day of our short trek to Annapurna base camp; we start our day after having a breakfast at teahouse. Our walk passes through long steep stone staircase & bamboo forest which is damp and cool forest to reach Dobhan; a perfect spot for lunch. After having lunch, we continue again passes through rhododendron forest and steep stairs to reach the Hotel Himalaya. The forest opens only after reaching Hotel Himalaya. We trek through dry forest before reaching Hinku cave. Afterwards, our trial takes descend closer to river and several avalanche chutes before climbing towards Deurali. Deurali is the beautiful spot where we can witness the magical views of valley, stunning Mountain River, cliffs, waterfalls, vegetation, flora & fauna, and stunning Himalayan vistas. Overnight stay at tea house in Deurali.
Today is the most exciting and hardest day of our trek. After having breakfast at teahouse we continue our day with a gentle climb through the steep stone staircase. Our walk ascends though Bagar to place of avalanche. As we walk further we will witness the magnificent with Himalayas which are close to us. Then our trial turns left to Machhapuchhre base camp where we enjoy our lunch. After lunch, we move forward with a pleasant and gentle walk up to Annapurna base camp. The settlement of people and vegetation disappears on our way to ABC and the path widens as we enter Annapurna Sanctuary. Reaching at base camp we are rewarded with the icy glaciers, moraines and sensational 360 degree mountain views of giant Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Machhapuchre (Fishtail), Hiunchuli, Tharpu chuli, Gangapurna, and mighty of peaks. Overnight stay at teahouse in Annapurna Base Camp.
Today we enjoy the mesmerizing view of the golden sunrise over the spectacular mountains from a base of the world’s 10th highest Annapurna. After enjoying some memorable moments and heavenly experience at Annapurna base Camp, our journey begins to descend towards the Sinwa. The trail takes you through the beautiful Modi George surrounded by the natural beauties. Enjoyng the beautiful Modi River valley and snowcapped mountains we spend our night at beautiful village of Sinuwa. Overnight stay at tea house in Sinuwa danda.
Today is the last day of 6 days Annapurna base camp trekking. Our trek start from the Sinwa following the beautifu landscape and ends at new bridge below Jhunu Danda.Our trekking trial fowws the beautiful Rhododendron forest and beautiful traditional villages until we reach New Bridge. After reaching at new Bridge we enjoy our l;unch and take a short and scenic drive by Jeep to Pokhara via Nayapul. Rest of the day we have a leisure time; either we relax or excursion around famous Lakeside area, visit island temple and boating on a Fewa Lake. Overnight stay at 3 star rated hotel in Pokhara.
- Airport pickup and drop from Airport to Hotel
- 1 Night stay at 3 star rated Hotel in Lakeside, Pokhara on BB plan
- Private transport drive from Pokhara to Nayapul as per your group size
- All Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner all included during your trek
- 4 Night stay at Lodge or Teahouse accommodation during the trekking period in sharing basis
- Trekking Permit Annapurna Conservation Area (ACAP)
- Trekker’s Information Management System (TIMS) card
- 01 Trekking Guide who speaks well English language
- All necessary ground transportation (pick ups and drops)
- All governmental procedures and extra charges.
- Medical supplies like First Aid Kit.
- Life Himalaya trekking provides LHT T-shirt, Duffel bag, Sleeping bag and Down Jacket for trek
- Achievement Certificate.
- Travel insurance.
- International airfare.
- Kathmandu Hotel not included.
- Nepal entry visa charge.
- Hard drinks during trek
- Snacks and other personal expenses.
- Battery charge, hot showers & international phone calls.
- Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu flights
- Service not mentioned above.
6 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek - Essential Information
6 days Annapurna base camp trek start with a short drive from Pokhara to Nayapul- the trek starting point. Then we continue our trek towards the Birethanti village which is also a checkpoint for trek permit and TIMS. Our trek gradually ascends upwards following the river bank as well tiny settlements towards Jhinu Danda. At Jhinu Danda we enjoy natural hot spring. Then, our trek follows the different traditional villages towards Chomrong and Bamboo. Our trek continues towards the Dovhan, Deurali, Machhapuchare base camp and finally arrives at Annapurna base camp. We enjoy the mesmerizing view of the golden sunrise over the spectacular mountains from a base of the world’s 10th highest Annapurna. Finally after getting the heavenly experience at ABC; we descend down to Sinwa and ends at Nayapul again. At last, we take a short drive from Nayapul towards beautiful Pokhara city to end our trek.
Life Himalaya Trekking organizes the best short Annapurna base camp trekking package in the Annapurna region of Nepal. We operate 6 days Annapurna base camp trek providing best quality service which is a convenience to you. This is a carefully designed package with a team of experienced manager and guides focusing on your safety and security. We are flexible with the Annapurna base camp trek itinerary and can adjust many more details as per your recommendations. Also, don’t worry about the Annapurna base camp trek cost, we will be flexible in somehow. If you wish to trek Annapurna base camp in a relaxed way, our special 7 days Annapurna base camp trek or Annapurna base camp 10 days could be suitable for you.
Required Equipments for the Trip
Different types of equipments are required to fully enjoy your trip in Nepal. The required equipment may depend on the trip type, weather conditions, season and the maximum altitude of the trip.View Equipment List
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