Highlights of 7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek
- 7 Days Annapurna trek takes adventure to the foot of world tenth highest Mt. 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 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 an ideal trip for trekkers with limited time in Nepal, where one can explore fabulous Annapurna base camp in seven days.
In short, a time where one 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 with bamboo, walking in the shade of mighty 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.
The trip begins from lovely Pokhara, renowned touristic destinations for its natural beauty of high snow-capped peaks and lakes. The trek starts with a short drive towards Chomrong village, populated by Gurung, the indigenous tribes of the Annapurna region.
From Chomrong onwards with down and ups to enter 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 Annapurna massif range.
On entering into scenic and beautiful Sanctuary, then reach our main target at Annapurna base camp located at the end of Sanctuary. Here, you will be glorified with a fantastic panorama of giant high peaks, which surround you at base camp right at the foot of world tenth high Mt. Annapurna towers at 8,091 m the first 8,000 m peak ever conquered in the history of mountaineering.
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 days Annapurna trek.
Best Season for 7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Treks:
Nearly all seasons of the year, you can book seven days Annapurna base camp trek. March to May springtime, will be the best time when wild-flowers, especially the rhododendron (Nepal national flower) is blooming. The walk will be more attractive with beautiful, bright morning till afternoon, with some chances of rains sometimes.
October to early December, another best month around Autumn/Fall and 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), a less number of trekkers venture. The lodge can be closed sometimes due to harsh and humid climate, which makes the walking trails much harder and slippery. But much greener hills with lush vegetation in wet seasons, so the choice as per your holidays for Annapurna Base Camp.
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.