All our groups will be accompanied by one of our certified mountain guide

From 22th November to the 7th of December 2020

A spectacular journey at the feet of Annapurna South. Our hiking start approximately at 1200m, through rice fields and, slowly, gain altitude through meadows and forests.

Once we’ll pass the higher villages, we’ll go into a high altitude landscape, made of rock walls and huge glaciers, until we’ll reach the Annapurna Sanctuary and the base camp of Annapurna South.

Pre-established groups (min 6 people) can choose different dates, according to their needs.

Travel Program

1stDay

Flight Milan – Kathmandu

International flight to Kathmandu.

2ndDay

Kathmandu​

Landing in Kathmandu, dealing with formalities and transfer to the hotel.

3rdDay

​Kathmandu – Pokhara – Australian Camp (m 1990)

Transfer to the airport and domestic flight to Pokhara (40min approx.). Bus transfer to Kande, where our trekking begin. In 2h hiking we’ll reach the Australian Camp (1990m), where we’ll spend the night. Accommodation in lodge.
Elevation gain 650m, 2h

4thDay

​Australian Camp – Landruk (1660m)

Our trail go up and down through many villages. Mountains rise around and Annapurna offer us a spectacular view of its south face. We’ll finally descend to the village of Landruk, where we’ll stay for the night. Accommodation in lodge.
Elevation gain 750m/loss 550, 5h

5thDay

Landruk – Chomrong (2170 m)

Another beautiful day with astonishing views of Annapurna and Hium-Chuli. On the way we’ll pass by the hot springs of Jinhu Danda, a good place to have some relax time. Accommodation in lodge at Chomrong.
Elevation gain 1000m/loss 750, 5/6h

7thDay

Himalayan Lodge – Machhapuchhre base camp (3700 m)

As we walk, the valley became wider and we start to see the first snowy peaks. We hike under the almost perfect pyramid of Machhapuchhre. Accommodation in lodge.
Elevation gain 600m/loss 100, 5/6h

8thDay

​​​Machhapuchhre base camp - Annapurna South base camp (4130 m)

We continue our trekking through meadows and climb up to the Annapurna South base camp: on the way we’ll have the opportunity to admire the view of amazing mountains: among others, Annapurna South m 7219, Baraha Shikhar m 7647, Annapurna I m 8091, Khangsar Kang m 7485, Gangapurna m 7464, Annapurna III m 7555, Machhapuchhre m 6993. We’ll spend the night in the base camp lodge from where we’ll enjoy a beautiful sunset and a breathtaking sunrise.
Elevation gain 450m 2/3h

8thDay

​Annapurna South base camp – Bamboo (2340 m)

A long descent lead us to the village of Bamboo, where we’ll spend the night. Accommodation in lodge.
Elevation gain 200m/loss 1900m 6/7h

9thDay

Bamboo – Chhomrong (1640 m)

We continue the descent, pass the river Modi Kola and climb up again to the lodge where we’ll stay for the night.
Elevation gain 500m/loss 1200m 5/6h

10thDay

​Chhomrong – Landruk (1900 m) - Pokara

From the lodge we climb up and get 2100m of altitude, then a long descent to Phedi, final step of our hiking. Minibus transfer to Pokhara. Half board in hotel.
Elevation gain 600m/loss 800m 5/6h

11thDay

​Pokara - Kathmandu

Visit of the city of Pokara and flight back to the Nepal’s capital city. Half board in hotel.

12thDay

​Kathmandu - Italy

Visit of the city and its famous UNESCO sites. Flight back to Italy (or your final destination) during the night.

13thDay

Chhomrog - Landruk (1900m) - Pokara

Si continua a salire fino a 2100 mt, poi una lunga discesa fino a Phedi (fine del Trekking); un trasferimento in minibus ci porta a Pokhara. Cena e pernottamento in hotel. B/L/D Dislivelli: su m 600, giù m 800, ore 5/6.

14thDay

Pokhara - Kathmandu

Visita a Pokara e rientro in aereo nella capitale nepalese. Cena e pernottamento in hotel. B/-/D

15thDay

Kathmandu

Visita ai più importanti siti UNESCO di Kathmandu. Sistemazione in Hotel. B/-/D

16thDay

Kathmandu – Milano

Volo di rientro in Italia

More details

The schedule may be subject to change under unforeseen circumstances

On request is possible to arrange departures from any other European airport.

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Difficulties

PD / A little difficult

Skills required

Good training

Duration, Participants and Deadline

Duration Min Max Deadline
16 days 6 10 14/10/2019

Equipements

High mountain clothing, Full equipment list will be provided with the information sheet

Documents

Passport expiring six months after the return date and tourism entry visa. Lyskamm 4000 can deal with practices for obtaining visas

Vaccination

No mandatory vaccinations are required.

Prices

Rate details

WHAT’S INCLUDED: Support and assistance of a certified UIAGM Mountain Guide. Services provided by local tourist agency: transfer from and to the airport, inland transports, half board in hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara (accommodation in double room), full board during the hiking (accommodation in lodges), porters for the transport of food and equipment, personal porter (max 15kg). Travel insurance (luggage, medical assistance, repatriation) provided by Innovation Viaggi or other italian travel agency.

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED: International return flights (Lyskamm4000 will book and buy your ticket), tourist visa , lunches in Kathmandu and Pokhara, tips, drinks, personal equipment and gears, other optional insurance (high mountain injury, travel cancelation), everything is not mentioned in “WHAT’S INCLUDED”.