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  1. 1. Global AdventureTrekking A best holiday maker ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GPO Box: 8328, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: +977 1 4700355, 4700356, Fax: +977 1 4700356 Email:, Website: Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Annapurna Base camp is the most exciting trekking trails in Nepal Himalaya due to the Sun rise from Poon Hill, Gurung village along the trek, Rhododendron flowers and deepest gorge in the world. Trip Fact: Duration of the trek: 14 Days Group Size: 2 +people Specialty Categories: Hikking and Trekking Max. Elevation: 4130m Trek Grade: Moderate Best Season: Mid September – Mid December and March - May Airfare Included: No Tour Customizable: Yes Cost Per Person:755 USD. High Light: Natural beauty of Fewa Lake and snow capped mountains like Mt.Annapurna I (8091m.) Mt.Dhauligiri (8167m.) and Mt. Manaslu (8163m.) range of mountain 30 minutes scenic flight, walking through Rhododendron forest and many different kind of orchid, Unparallel mountain view, Sun rise and sun set from Poon Hill and Annapurna Base camp. Biggest Gurung settlement Chhumrung. ABC trip information: Annapurna Base Camp trekking is the most exciting popular trekking destinations in Nepal. The Annapurna sanctuary / base camp trek is a hike into the dazzling natural amphitheater formed by the staggeringly beautiful peaks of the giants-Annapurna I, Glacier Dom, Gangapurna, Annapurna Fang and the Fistail peak of Machhaputchre. Although there is only one entrance to the sanctuary itself, we follow locally known, lesser used approaches and exit routes on our primer annapurna Base Camp trek. The vast amphitheater of the Annapurna sanctuary is encircled by the famous Himalayan peaks- the "Fishtails" spire of Machhaputchre (6997m) Gangapurna (7454m), Annapurna I (8091m), the unclimbed Fang (7647m and Annapurn South (7273m). The only approach follows the Modi Khola valley through forest of oak,rhododendron and bamboo, passing through local Gurung village to a world of soaring peaks.
  2. 2. Global AdventureTrekking A best holiday maker ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GPO Box: 8328, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: +977 1 4700355, 4700356, Fax: +977 1 4700356 Email:, Website: Details Itinerary: Day 01: Upon arrival at Kathamndu airport, we will warmly welcome and transfer to Hotel. Rest of the time is free and evening group briefing at GAT office. Day 02: Kathmandu-Pokhara by bus 7hrs. 200KM (optional by Air 30 min). Tourist Bus leaves early morning from Kathamndu. It is a comfortable Tourist bus and goes through Prithivi highway into scenic valley along the Trisuli River. Overnight in Pokhara at Hotel. B.L.D. Day 03: Pokhara-Nayapul 1hrs. 1100m.-Hille 3hrs. 1475m.-Tikhedhunga 1hrs. 1520m. In the morning trek begins after the short drive to Nayapul. Trails goes through the deciduous forest and over look water fall, local village and rice field. Overnight at guest house. B.L.D. Day 04:Tikhedhunga-Ulleri 1.5hrs. 2075m.-Banthanti 1hrs.-Ghorepani 3hrs.2780m. The trails ascend step by step till Ulleri then trails leads you up hill to Ghorepani gradually but apart from the first part till to Ulleri then gradually up through the rhododendron and vegetation. Over night at Guest house. B.L.D. Day 05:Ghorepani-Deurali 2hrs.3000m-Banthanti 1hrs.-Tadapani 2hrs.2600. Early morning GAT guide takes you to Poon hill 3155m. for Sun Rise, Mountains views and back to lodge and trek begins through the rhododendron forest,offers you the great views of Dhauligiri range,Annapurna range and Lamjung Himal range. After Deurali the path goes into the valley facing dense forest and river to Banthati. Short walk to tadapani into the forest all up hill to Tadapani. Over night at Guest house. Morning Climb up to Poonhill (3100m) to see sun rise in the panoramic views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung ranges and many more. Same day trek to Tadapani. B.L.D. Day 06: Tadapani-Chulle 2hrs.1800m-Chhumrung 3hrs. 2100m. Your trek descends to Chhule with great views of himalaya and settlement village,farming land,water falls. After Chhule the path goes gradually flat to Chhumrung through the Gurung village. Over night at Guest House. B.L.D. Day 07: Chhumrung-River side 45min.-Sinewa 1.5hrs.-Bamboo 2hrs.-2310m-Dovan 1hrs. 2600m. The path goes down hill to Chhumrung Khola and ascends to Sinuwa top. Then goes flat to Khuldi Ghar and descends to Bamboo. Bamboo is in between the massive bolder and forest. After lunch your trek goes through the bamboo forest and sound of river and water fall take you Dovan. Over night at Guest house. B.L.D.
  3. 3. Global AdventureTrekking A best holiday maker ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GPO Box: 8328, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: +977 1 4700355, 4700356, Fax: +977 1 4700356 Email:, Website: Day 08: Dovan-Himalaya 2hrs.2900m.-Deurali 2hrs. 3200m. In distance it is short day hiked but the altitude makes different to go. Slowly you are going above the tree lines. over night at Guest house. B.L.D. Day 09: Deurali-Machhaputchre Base Camp 3hrs.- 3700m.-Annapurna Base Camp 2hrs. 4265m. You're trekking above the 3000m. faceing to the Himalaya and walking on the ice/snow some times depends on the seasons. You are soon going in your destination ABC which is like an amphitheater. Over night at Guest house. B.L.D. Day 10: Annapurna Base Camp - Bamboo Morning sun rise and breathing talking views of Annapurna ranges and Fishtail. Trek descends to Bamboo which will be much easier to you but be sure about your knee as down hill is not good for knee. Over night at Guest house. B.L.D. Day 11:Bamboo-Sinuwa-Chhumrung-Hot Spring 6hrs 1780m. Untill Chhumrung you are trekking the same way. This is another Biggest Gurung tribe inhabited village. After Chhumrung your are descending to Hot spring(natural hot spring where can have bath) which will takes about 1hrs. Over night at Guest House. B.L.D. Day 12:Hot Spring-Birethanti- Nayapul- Pokhara The path descends to Kimrung Khola and gradullay down to Landruk Besi and easy walk to Birethanti. Lunch break and walk 45 minutes to Nayapul. Drive back to Pokhara by (Bus/ Car/ Van). Day 13: Tourist bus drive to Kathamndu (optional flight to KTM) Hotel accommodation in B/B plan. Day 14: Final departure to onward destination. Cost Include(s) TIMS (Trekker Information Mangement System) Annapurna Conservation Area Entry Permit. All ground transportation by Tourist or public Bus/ Car/ Van Best available lodge/T- House Accommodation during the trek on full board basis. Two night accommodation in Pokhara( B &B Plan) Two night accommodation in Kathamndu on B/B plan.
  4. 4. Global AdventureTrekking A best holiday maker ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GPO Box: 8328, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: +977 1 4700355, 4700356, Fax: +977 1 4700356 Email:, Website: Experienced English Speaking guide with well equipped (Gov. License Holder) Porters 1 for each 2 clients Airport pick up and drop by private bus/Jeep/Car Company guarantee for Gov”t Rescue Services Insurance of Nepalese Staffs. Gov't tax and VAT Cost Exclude(s) Domestic air ticket for clients or staff, Special permit fees for Restricted Areas or Climbing, Food, Snacks, Bar Bills, Mineral water or other cold drinks, shower, Battery charge, internet, equipments, Emergency evacuation by Helicopter, Staff Gratuities(tips) Personal expenses and all kind of drinks, Int’l tickets and departureTax, Custom charge, Visa fees, Note- Your safety is of paramount concern while travelling with Global Adventure Trekking. Please keep in mind that above itinerary is just the guideline, it might be customized if required. The weather could be change quite often in the Himalaya, we may have heavy rain fall or snow fall which caused flooding, land-slide and road blockage which is beyond the human control. We can’t give any guarantee for natural disaster, weather condition, health condition of the group member and unexpected natural disasters. Our team leader/ group leader will try to ensure that the trek runs according to our original plan. Equipment List The following list gives you a general idea of the personal items to be brought by your-self for trekking in Nepal Himalaya. The personal items are of individual choice. The most important fact is depend on the year of your trekking days and region. In a supported trek like we offer, heavy items are carried by porters or yaks during the trek and personal belongings of the clients they may need for the day like money, water bottle, rain gear, camera, sun cream and toilet paper etc. should be carried by you. So you are briefed to pack items in two different bags. Trekking Gear Duffel or Rucksack bag water and wind proof Down Jacket, duffel/kit bag and sleeping bag.
  5. 5. Global AdventureTrekking A best holiday maker ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GPO Box: 8328, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: +977 1 4700355, 4700356, Fax: +977 1 4700356 Email:, Website: Daypack Down Jacket (Your own Down Jacket is recommended) Hiking pants Waterproof jacket Full - sleeves shirt Jumper or pile jacket T - shirts Trekking boots (water proof) Camp shoes or Sandal Polypropylene/wool socks Light cotton socks for under wool socks Woollen socks to wear with boots Sun hat Beanie Gloves Sun block for lips Sun lotion Goggles or sunglasses Thermal Long underwear Insulated pants Nylon windbreaker Nylon wind pants Water bottle
  6. 6. Global AdventureTrekking A best holiday maker ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GPO Box: 8328, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: +977 1 4700355, 4700356, Fax: +977 1 4700356 Email:, Website: Sewing kit Medical & first aid kit Flash light Batteries and bulbs Swiss army knife Personal towel Personal toiletries and medication which should be labeled. Termand condition (Company policy) 01. Refund No refund will be made for 20% deposit amount in case of cancellation of trip for any other else reason. Having paid full amount of any trip, you're entitled to incur refund in case if you want to cancel your trip. Still, cancellation charge is invoiced to you. Written notification of your cancellation should be made to cancel any trip. Nevertheless, you're imposed cancellation charge as advised below: 30 days or more deposit retained 15 - 30 days before departure 40% 07 -15 days before departure 75% 01 - 07 days before departure 100% 02. Supplement Charge On our holidays tour / trek packages, rooms are provided in twin sharing basis. Thus, single room supplement charge will be imposed to client who does not have another tour participant to share room with. 03. Incomplete Tour No refund will be made to clients who drop out from the journey regardless of whatever portions remain unused in the itinerary. 04. Amendment in Tour Cost
  7. 7. Global AdventureTrekking A best holiday maker ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GPO Box: 8328, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: +977 1 4700355, 4700356, Fax: +977 1 4700356 Email:, Website: We reserve the right to revise pricing rate posted at our website, under any circumstances, or on the pressure of various external factors that are further than our control, for instance changes in exchange rate, government action etc. But, we put forth effort to keep on the present rate. 05. Unforseen Circumstances If Global Adventure Trekking Company cancels your trip thanks to unforeseen circumstances like war, natural disasters, conflict, unfavourable climate etc., we would be happy to refer you alternative trip of a similar standard. Even if this doesn't fit your personal interest, all monies paid by you to our company will be refunded. But remember, any other expenses incurred by you as a result of this booking are entirely your responsibility. 06. Clients' Responsible A tour / trek guide who represents Global Adventure Trekking Company deserves all authority during your tours. If you commit any unlawful act, you are compelled to leave the tour. No refund will be made in such case. 07. Impact on your journey We put our every effort to ensure comfortable traveling of yours, but it is must to understand that what you might be accustomed to in the western affluent countries, the Himalayan countries can't afford such facilities. Weather is another factor that directly impact on your journey. Hence, patience in mind, enthusiasm and proper preparation before head is must to venture into journey. 08. Travel Insurance You must purchase comprehensive travel insurance package against medical, natural calamity, helicopter evacuation, personal accident, trip cancellation etc. This is strongly suggested to all our esteemed clients. 09. Tour Amendment To make alterations of any trek / tour itinerary, prior notice is requested. You're advised to stay in touch with us thus. But occasionally, you may be obliged to do so en route under certain circumstance for instance bad weather etc. 10. Your personal belongings On any account, we're not answerable for any loss or damage of your luggage or property belonging to you even when shouldered by porters, ponies or vehicles. That means your personal possessions, luggage are at your risk at the times. 11. Papers & Documents
  8. 8. Global AdventureTrekking A best holiday maker ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ GPO Box: 8328, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal Tel: +977 1 4700355, 4700356, Fax: +977 1 4700356 Email:, Website: All necessary documents should be presented in sequence for example to issue visa, necessary permits etc. We're not accountable in case of any trip formality not completed in time before the trip departs on the absent of essential papers and documents. 12. Risk & Responsibility Your safety and enjoyment is our prime concern. We therefore carry out our responsibility honestly & sincerely to ensure your holiday trouble–free as well as you have desired. Nevertheless, unless stated otherwise, trip may be change under uncertain and inherent circumstances such as land-slides, road blockage, flood, snow, political unrest, cancellation of flight, delay arrival, sickness or accidents etc. Any extra cost incurring there is your personal responsibility and should be borne on the spot. 13. Flight Delay/Cancellation There is virtually possibility of flight delay or postponement for notorious weather in Himalayan regions which could be happened, in particular, in Everest region (Lukla), Jomsom, Dolpa, Simikot and Jumla region etc. Trekking in the remote areas or in as described above, especially during odd season, you're highly advised to reserve extra days to prepare with some delays and avoid frustrating consequence. In case of flight cancellation pre-tour/post-tour, you need to meet your accommodation and food costs yourself.