Duration: 14 Days
Starts In: Kathmandu
Ends In: Kathmandu
Maximum altitude: 4,050 m
Trek Type: Tea House
Best Season: March to May; June to Aug
Activity: Sightseeing and trekking/climbing
Transportation: Flights/ private car or tourist bus (as per itinerary)
Group Size: 12 pax Maximum
The walk at the foothills of the Annapurna, the 10th highest mountain in the world, starts from Phedi and passes through Gurung villages and Machhapuchhre Base camp before reaching the Annapurna Base Camp.
Walking through diverse terrain of farmlands and moraine, this trek rewards you with fabulous close up of the south face of Annapurna. While at the base camp you will also experience some of the most dazzling sunsets in Nepal.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Day 02: Rest/preparation
Day 03: Fly Pokhara (884m); drive Phedi; trek Tolka (1790m)
Day 04: Trek Chhomrong (2210m)
Day 05: Trek Bamboo (2310m)
Day 06: Trek Himalayan Hotel (2840m)
Day 07: Trek Machhapuchhare Base Camp (3700m)
Day 08: Trek Annapurna Base Camp (4130m)
Day 09: Trek Himalayan Hotel
Day 10: Trek Chhomrong
Day 11: Trek Ghandruk (2050m)
Day 12: Trek Naya Pul (1070m); drive Pokhara
Day 13: Fly Kathmandu
Day 14: Depart Kathmandu
All visitors except the Indian nationals must hold a passport and valid visa in order to enter Nepal. Visas can be obtained at the Nepalese diplomatic missions and consulates abroad and also at entry points in Nepal. In order to obtain a visa at the airport or any of the land entry points, you are required to complete a visa form and provide a recent passport photograph and payment in cash.
Gratis visa for 30 days available only for tourists of SAARC countries
Multiple entry 15 days – US$ 25 or equivalent convertible currency
Multiple entry 30 days – US$ 40 or equivalent convertible currency
Multiple entry 90 days – US$ 100 or equivalent convertible currency
If you wish to extend your visa, you can do this at the Department of Immigration in Kathmandu
The visa extension fee for 15 days or less is USD 30 or equivalent convertible currency
The visa extension fee for more than 15 days is USD 2 per day
Tourist visas can be extended for a maximum period of 150 days in a single visa year (January to December)
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