Level Of DifficultyModerate
Max Aaltitude4,130 m
Annapurna Base Camp Short Trek Highlights
- Witness the majesty of the Annapurna Himalayas along with other mountains Machhapuchhre (6997m), Lamjung Himal (6983m), and Dhaulagiri (8167m)
- Explore the Annapurna Conservation Area and its biodiversity
- Enjoy the company of Gurung and Magar communities
- Observe the aerial views of the Annapurna and Manaslu mountains.
The 8-day Annapurna Base Camp Short Trek is a trek of life-time experiences. It is one of the shortest treks to the popular Annapurna Base Camp. This short Trek begins from Pokhara and reaches the foothills of the Annapurna Himalayas in central north Nepal.
The trek includes views of the Annapurna I (8091m) along with Machhapuchhre (6997m), and the entire Annapurna range.
This ABC Short trek not only features the Annapurna massif but other peaks as well. The other peaks include Manaslu (8163m), Mardi Himal (5553m), Annapurna South (7219m), and Machhapuchhre (6997m). On a clear day, the sun rises amongst the clouds and illuminates the mountains. Likewise, you will also get to enjoy Gurung culture along the trek.
Firstly, there is a short flight to Pokhara from Kathmandu. It is followed by a 3-hour drive to Matkyu. The first trek begins from Sinuwa. This trek lasts for about 5 hours on average. The third day bears trek to the Himalaya through scenic trails.
The actual trek of Abc Short Trek begins on the fifth day. Also, there is a pre-prepared breakfast waiting at the Annapurna Base Camp. Here, you can enjoy a panoramic scene of the Annapurna range all the while enjoying your meal. Finally, the trek ends with a calming stop at the Hot Springs in Jhinu. A short drive from Nayapul to Pokhara brings the trip to a close.
Usually, this Short Trek is certainly fit for travelers for the reason that it is indeed short. Although a short trek, it offers numerous experiences that match with longer treks. Also, autumn (September – November) and spring (March-May) are the best seasons to do the ABC Short Trek.
At Nepal Alibaba Treks, we offer the best services to ensure you have a great time in Nepal. Our skilled guides and porters will provide a warm company throughout the trip. So, book the trek right away!
Annapurna Base Camp Short Trek Map
Annapurna Base Camp Short Trek Outline Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1300m)
Day 2: Fly to Pokhara and Drive to Matkyu [3 Hrs]. Trek to Sinuwa (2360m) [5 Hrs]
Day 3: Trek to Himalaya (2920m) [4 Hrs]
Day 4: Trek to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3700m) [5 Hrs]
Day 5: Trek to ABC (4130m) [Morning Breakfast], Trek back to Bamboo (2310m) [7-8 Hrs]
Day 6: Trek to Jhinu [Hot Spring]
Day 7: Trek to Siwar and Drive to Pokhara
Day Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1300m)
Day Day 2: Fly to Pokhara and Drive to Matkyu [3 Hrs]. Trek to Sinuwa (2360m) [5 Hrs]
Day Day 3: Trek to Himalaya (2920m) [4 Hrs]
Day Day 4: Trek to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (3700m) [5 Hrs]
Day Day 5: Trek to ABC (4130m) [Morning Breakfast], Trek back to Bamboo (2310m) [7-8 Hrs]
Day Day 6: Trek to Jhinu [Hot Spring]
Day Day 7: Trek to Siwar and Drive to Pokhara
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