Views of some of the world's highest mountains

Accommodations:
Lodge/Inn
What's Included
  • Experienced leadership – Call of the Wild Guide + Outstanding Local Staff
  • Excellent food (provided meals are noted on itinerary)
  • Inn Lodging – Double Occupancy
  • Porters/pack animals for gear transport
  • Permits and government taxes
  • All ground transportation for trip activities
  • Transport roundtrip from Kathmandu – Pokhara
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu
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This challenging trek is one of the most popular in Nepal and for good reason!

Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) is surrounded by a cirque of awe-inspiring peaks, including the awesome south face of Annapurna I (8,091m), in a natural amphitheatre which is quite simply mind-blowing. Our trek starts from Pokhara with a short drive to the road head. A short diversion up to Poon Hill (3,190m) offers us a chance to obtain great views of Himalayan giant - Dhaulagiri (8,167m). The sunrise views from here are legendary.

As we climb through ancient oak and rhododendron forest, across sparkling streams and past waterfalls, the world of snow and ice starts to unfold above us. This combination of pretty villages and terraced fields of millet and rice, coupled by the majestic splendor of Machapuchare (6,993m), Annapurna I and Himchuli (6,441m) make this an extremely rewarding trek. Climbing up the Modhi Khola valley towards the sanctuary, we are teased with views of towering peaks and dizzyingly high rock walls with waterfalls tumbling down into the roar of the river below.

We ascend to Machapuchare Base Camp (3,700m) on the lateral moraine of Annapurana South glacier. The steady climb up to ABC reveals the full splendor of this natural amphitheatre. When we reach our destination, we are spoiled with a 360-degree views of Himalayan peaks, the 'Throne of the Mountain Gods'. 

We stay in local Inns and lodges while traveling by foot through this remarkable region. Meals will be taken at the lodges we stay at, or on the trail each day. This trip is a photographers dream with snow capped peaks, diverse architecture, and rich cultural sights.

This adventure is well suited for anyone in good physical condition and a sense of adventure. If Nepal has been on your list of places to visit, now is the time.  Join us for this amazing women's trekking adventure!

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Nepal: Annapurna Base Camp
New for 2013!

Date: November 07 - 23, 2013

Rating: Moderate to Challenging

Cost: $3295

Note: Prices subject to change
until a deposit is made.

Space Available: 6 spots
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View Day By Day Itinerary

Day 1 ~ Arrival into Kathmandu

Day 2 ~ Sights of Kathmandu

Day 3 ~ Drive to Pokhara

Day 4 ~ Trek to Tikhedhunga

Day 5 ~ Trek to Ghorepani

Day 6 ~ Hike up Poon Hill for panaromic views, trek to Tadapani

Day 7 ~ Trek to Chhomron

Day 8 ~ Trek to Dovan

Day 9 ~ Trek to Machhapuchhre (aka Fishtail) Base Camp

Day 10 ~ Trek to Annapurna Base Camp

Day 11 ~ Enjoy sunrise on the Annapurna massif, trek to Dovan

Day 12 ~ Trek to Sinuwa

Day 13 ~ Trek to Jhinudanda

Day 14 ~ Trek to Kyumi and drive to Pokhara

Day 15 ~ Enjoy Pokhara activities (biking, paragliding), Thanksgiving dinner

Day 16 ~ Fly back to Kathmandu, celebration dinner in Thamel

Day 17 ~ Departure