Annapurna Base Camp Trekking for Seniors

Annapurna Base Camp Trekking for Seniors
Activity
Trekking
Destination
Nepal
  • Trip Grade
    Easy To Moderate 
  • Max Altitude
    4130 Meters
  • Group Size
    Min. 1 Pax 
  • Meals
    B.L.D 
  • Accommodation
    Hotel/Guesthouse 
  • Best Time
    March to May and Sept - Dec 
Featured Trip
All Inclusive Price: $1,260USD

Trip Overview

The Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is one of the best high-altitude treks in Nepal. The ABC trek, also popularly known as the Sanctuary trek, offers a complete view of the Himalayas. The trek offers brilliant views of the diverse landscapes, rich culture, local villages, terraced fields, and abundant biodiversity.

The naturally blessed region takes you on a great trip to Mount Annapurna, one of the world’s highest mountains, on a course more fabulous than 4000 meters of altitude, exploring the base of its camp.

Making to the list of many trekkers worldwide as it is not strenuous and less tiring compared to its other counterparts. The trek can be completed by anyone who is moderately fit, healthy, and relatively young. However, not everyone can live up to their dreams of reaching the ABC. Yes, the journey is comparatively more accessible than other more challenging ones in Nepal.

However, many people who do not have any experience in trekking/hiking want to explore the region and think the feat is not achievable because of their lower fitness levels. For those who believe the trek is not doable, we have a relaxed trek and go leisurely; The Annapurna Base Camp Trekking for seniors. The trip is for anyone who wants to visit the region with their family with the same zest and energy with added benefits of extra days with proper rest and acclimatization.

The trek especially designed for people with minor issues, children, and senior citizens, is carefully created so everyone can make it to the region without much hassle. The appealing beauty of the region, the alpine vegetation, and the beautiful Rhododendron forests protected in the sanctuary will provide you with a fulfilling experience.

The trek that also stops at Chhomrong, Dovan, and Ghorepani presents you with an accurate representation of the local Gurung villages amidst the magnificence of the Annapurna range. The warm smiles and kind treatment of the Gurung people will warm your hearts as you dwell in the magic of the region.

The Annapurna Base Camp trekking does not only about the unreal beauty of the mountains but also about every experience you make on the trek. The trek lets you leave your footprints on the base camp of one of the world’s highest mountains, The Annapurna. We also visit Kathmandu and enjoy sightseeing at the holiest places and essential world heritage sites.

Hence, the Nepal Hiking Team intends to make your journey a safe and comfortable experience. A carefully designed trip for you along with a team of experts, guides, and porters, we are sure this trip will be one of your best-lived memories!

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu

Day 02: Sightseeing tours in Kathmandu/trek preparation

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara, Distance: 200 km, Duration: 6/7 Hours

Day 04: Pokhara to Tikhe Dhunga (1495m/4905ft) Distance: 9 km, Walking Duration: 4 Hours

Day 05: Tikhe Dhunga to Ghorepani (2850m/9348ft) Distance: 13 km, Walking Duration: 7 Hours

Day 06: Hike to Poonhill then trek to Tadapani (2500m/8200ft) Distance: 9 km, Walking Duration: 6-7 Hours

Day 07: Tadapani to Chhomrong village (2020m/6625ft) Distance: 8.5 km, Walking Duration: 5 Hours

Day 08: Chhomrong to Dovan (2600m/8528ft) Distance: 9 km, Walking Duration: 5 Hours

Day 09: Dovan to Deurali (3200m/10500ft) Distance: 7.8 km, Walking Duration: 4 Hours

Day 10: Deurali to Machhapuchre Base Camp (3700m/12135ft) Distance: 5 km, Walking Duration: 3 Hours

Day 11: Machhapuchhre Base Camp to Annapurna Base Camp (4230 M/13810FT) Distance: 3 km, Walking Duration: 2 Hours.

Day 12: Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (2310M/7575FT) Distance: 18 km, Walking Duration: 7 Hours

Day 13: Bamboo to Jhinu Danda Hot Spring (1780M/5840FT) Distance: 12 Kms, Walking Duration: 6 Hours

Day 14: Jhinu Danda to Pokhara

Day 15: Pokhara to Kathmandu

Day 16: Farewell/Tour Ends

Cost Includes

  • Airport pickup and drop off by private vehicle.
  • Three-night accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu. We use Woodapple Hotel and Spa or Similar.
  • Full day Kathmandu valley sightseeing tours including tour guide, entry fee, and private vehicle.
  • Two nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Pokhara
  • Full board meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek
  • Surface transfers from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus.
  • Accommodation at the tea houses during the trek.
  • An experienced English-speaking (trekking guide), porter to carry luggage (2 trekkers: 1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, meals, and accommodation.
  • Nepal Hiking Team down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion).
  • A comprehensive medical kit including oximeter to monitor oxygen level and heartbeat while on the trek.
  • All necessary paperwork and permits (ACAP and TIMS, please bring 3 passport size photographs)
  • All government and local taxes

Cost Excludes

  • Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa Fees: You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (A multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by paying the US $ 40 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying the US $ 100. Please bring 2 copies of passport-size photos.)
  • All kind of cold drinks including water, coke, Fanta, juice etc.
  • WI-Fi internet during the trek
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • Tips for airport representative, tour guide, trekking staff, driver etc.

Cost & Dates

  • Small Group Journey
  • Private Journey

Start Dates are your arrival date in Nepal and End Dates are the returning date from Nepal.

The set departure dates listed are specially quoted and specified for group joining option. Let us know if the set departure dates are not suitable for you- another dates which are suitable for you can certainly be added by us.

Upcoming Trip Departure

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  • Limited - Only few space available
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Private trips are available on any date of your choice at any time of the year. Let us know about your preferred travel dates and we shall organize it as per your convenience. Get in touch with us via bellow contact us form.

Reviews

Healey/Andrews familySydney, Australia

Our family of four recently returned from 16 days Annapurna Base Camp Trekking and had a fantastic time with Nepal Hiking Team (NHT).
Everything was perfectly arranged at the outset by Ganga with itinerary changes as per our need, additional accommodation

Rachel and MeganUSA

We had an unbelievable adventure completing the Mardi Himal Trek in January 2023. Our guide Rajendra (Raj), and porter Rajesh  were professional, fun, energetic, and knowledgeable about not only the trek we were on but about many others in the area.

Tamar NitzanUSA

I'm so happy I went with Nepal Hiking Team. From the moment I arrived at the hotel, I knew I made the right choice. The hotel was in a great area. Bars, restaurants, clubs, shops were all within a 10 minute or less walk from the hotel.

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LachlanAustralia

I completed the 14 day Annapurna Circuit early December 2022, thank you so much to Surya and Rabin, who both went out of their way to make this trip, that I'd been planning so long,and  memorable. They were always checking in with me during the hike

Rick BelliveauPortland Oregon USA

Namaste! I highly recommend Nepal Hiking Team for your trekking adventure in the beautiful Himalayan Mountains of Nepal. This was my first trip to Nepal and additionally my first ever muli-day trek. Annapurna Base Camp Trek became a dream of mine about