Highlights of 7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek
- 7 days Annapurna base camp trek takes to explore the adventure of the world tenth highest mountain (Annapurna) within beautiful Sanctuary.
- Enjoy cultural and scenic great walks around the fantastic area on high Annapurna rolling green hills.
- From sub-tropical climate to cooler alpine hills and ending at arctic temperatures of ice and glaciers
- Nowhere in the whole Himalaya can complete than on treks to Annapurna base camp within 7 days.
- It is following the raging river to its glacial source at high arresting Annapurna Sanctuary at base camp.
7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek Overview
7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek might sound odd to some travelers interested in Himalayan adventure walks. Still, it is true that once can cover the distance from beautiful Pokhara to Annapurna within a frame of seven days.
We have designed the 7 Days Annapurna Base Camp treks for people who are very keen on an adventure around the high Himalayas. This itinerary is ideal for trekkers with limited time in Nepal, exploring ABC trek in 7 days.
In a short time, the traveler can enjoy the various perspective from the cultural villagers of Annapurna. The Gurung tribe with their impressive custom and traditional farm life, enchanting woodland filled with dense rhododendron, oaks, pines, firs, and bamboo, walking in the mighty shade gigantic peaks of Annapurna Himalaya.
7 days Annapurna Base Camp trek itinerary is a fantastic adventure where you can stay overnight in the beautiful and cozy lodge. The rooms are facing excellent mountain views to Annapurna base camp within scenic Sanctuary.
From Chomrong onwards with down and ups to enter the deep gorge of Modi River. It is covered with dense woods following the river upstream to reach a broad plateau at Annapurna Sanctuary. Also, enclosed by an array of white snow-capped peaks of the Annapurna massif range.
On entering into scenic and beautiful Sanctuary, then we will reach our main target located at the end of Sanctuary. Here, you will be glorified with a fantastic panorama of giant high peaks, which surrounds you at Annapurna base camp. It lies at the foot of the world tenth highest Mt. Annapurna towers at 8,091 m, the first 8,000 m peak ever conquered in mountaineering history.
You will be enjoying marvelous moments while trekking to Annapurna base camp. And the return journey takes you past Chomrong village to reach Jhinu. This village with refreshing natural hot-spring is a great place to complete the walk with a short drive to scenic Pokhara after an exciting seven-day ABC trek.
The trip begins from lovely Pokhara, renowned touristic destinations for its high snow-capped peaks and lakes’ natural beauty. The trek starts with a short drive towards Chomrong village, populated by Gurung, the indigenous tribes of the Annapurna region.
Annapurna base camp trek can be customized as per the guest’s time and interest. It can be extended 15 days Annapurna base camp trek via Poon Hill. However, it will determine how long it takes to accomplish your destination. The trek can begin from various points and it will depend upon your time frame. Adventure Alpine Gorkha treks will be made your itinerary as per your choice.
Best Season for 7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek:
Nearly all seasons of the year, you can book 7 days Annapurna base camp trek. March to May spring season will be the best time when wildflowers, especially the rhododendron (Nepal national flower), are blooming. The walk will be more attractive with beautiful, bright morning till afternoon, with some raining chances.
October to early December, another best month around Autumn/Fall and the beginning of winter, most days are unobstructed views and walks. But can be much colder with freezing temperatures as altitude gains with chances of snow sometimes.
In the Monsoon months (mid-June to mid-September), fewer trekkers venture to Annapurna base camp. The lodge can be closed sometimes due to the harsh and humid climate, which makes the walking trails much harder and slippery. But much greener hills with lush vegetation in wet seasons.
7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek Short Outline Itinerary
Day 01: Drive to near Jhinu village and walk to Chomrong 2,170 m – 06 hrs.
Day 02: Trek to Dovan 2,630 m – 06 hrs.
Day 03: Trek to Machhapuchare Base Camp 3,700 m – 06 hrs.
Day 04: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) at 4,130 m – 03 hrs.
Day 05: Trek from Base Camp to Bamboo 2,345 m – 06 hrs
Day 06: Trek to Jhinu village 1,780m with Hot Spring – 06 hrs.
Day 07: Trek back to the road head and drive to Pokhara-05 hrs.