Australian Base Camp Trek

5 Days

An exciting journey with Australian Base Camp Trek as you experience the towering peaks of two of the world’s highest mountains: majestic Mt. Annapurna standing tall at 8,091 m and the awe-inspiring Mt. Dhaulagiri reaching heights of 8,167 m.

The Australian Base Camp Trek as you encounter the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massive mountain range—a sight that will leave you in awe of nature’s grandeur

Experience a thrilling array of climates and landscapes, from the lush sub-tropical regions to the Mediterranean-like valleys, and all the way up to the icy arctic climates, each offering its own unique charm and adventure.

The Australian Camp Trekking, renowned as one of the most iconic and accessible treks, promises an unforgettable experience in the heart of the Annapurna region. This trek offers a gentle yet exhilarating journey amidst breathtaking scenery, perfect for those with limited time.

Embark on a picturesque journey through the valleys of Pokhara City and discover the beauty of the Annapurna region on one of its shortest trekking route from Pokhara. If you’re yearning for a break from the monotony of everyday life, this invigorating trek is the perfect choice.

Why Australian Camp ?

Immerse yourself in the local culture as you traverse the paths of the indigenous communities nestled amidst the Himalayan foothills. Witness the vibrant tapestry of multi-ethnic life and gain insight into the rich traditions of the region.

History of the Australian Camp is rooted in the mountaineering expeditions of the mid-20th century. Initially, explorers and climbers seeking to conquer the challenging peaks of the Annapurna region established base camps to acclimatize and prepare for their ascents. Gradually, these base camps transitioned into waypoints for trekkers eager to experience the awe-inspiring beauty of the Himalayas without attempting the summit.

With its tranquil ambiance and sweeping vistas, Australian Base Camp offers unparalleled views of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and the iconic Fishtail mountains, making it a truly unforgettable adventure.

Book Your Australian Camp Adventure Today

With its awe-inspiring landscapes, cultural encounters, adventure, and well-planned itinerary, our Australian Camp Trek – 5 Days Package is the ultimate adventure for nature lovers and trekking enthusiasts. Immerse yourself in the unparalleled beauty of Australian Camp, connect with the local culture, indulge in delicious cuisine, and create lifelong memories along the way.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity—book your trekking adventure today and embark on a journey of a lifetime.

Trip Highlights

  • Marvel at the breathtaking views of the mighty Himalayan peaks from Australian Camp.
  • Explore tranquil trails surrounded by lush forests and pristine meadows.
  • Engage with friendly locals and embrace the rich cultural heritage of the region.
  • Conquer challenging terrains and experience the thrill of an exhilarating trek.
  • Discover vibrant rhododendron forests and spot exotic wildlife along the way.
  • Indulge in delicious traditional meals and savor the flavors of Nepal.
  • Rest in comfortable accommodations with stunning views.
  • Witness stunning sunrises over the Himalayas.
  • Immerse yourself in vibrant local festivals and cultural celebrations.
  • Create lifelong memories and return with a sense of wonder and fulfillment.

Australian Camp Trek

As the first rays of sunlight pierce through the misty morning in Kathmandu, the excitement of embarking on a remarkable journey fills the air. We leave behind the vibrant capital and set forth on a scenic drive to Pokhara, the gateway to adventure in Nepal. The road winds its way through picturesque landscapes, offering glimpses of terraced fields, traditional villages, and the occasional glimpse of snow-capped peaks in the distance.

The journey is not merely a means of transportation; it's an opportunity to immerse ourselves in the natural beauty that surrounds us. As we traverse the winding roads, the verdant hills, and the ever-present Trishuli River accompany us, painting a vivid backdrop for our adventure. The journey takes approximately 6-7 hours, but time flies by as we soak in the breathtaking scenery along the way.

Finally, we arrive in Pokhara, a city embraced by the majestic Annapurna range and blessed with the tranquil waters of Phewa Lake. The city exudes a sense of calm and serenity, providing the perfect base for our upcoming trekking adventure. As the sun sets behind the mountains, casting a golden glow over the city, we settle into our accommodations, eagerly anticipating the adventures that await us.

With the first light of dawn, we embark on our next leg of the journey. A short drive from Pokhara brings us to Phedi, the starting point of our trek. The anticipation builds as we lace up our hiking boots, ready to explore the mesmerizing trails that lie ahead.

The trek to Australian Camp takes us through a tapestry of natural wonders. As we ascend, the air becomes crisper, and the lush forests envelop us, offering shade and a sense of tranquility. The trail leads us past terraced fields, where local farmers toil the land with unwavering dedication. The vibrant hues of the blooming rhododendrons and the melodious chirping of birds accompany our footsteps, creating a symphony of nature's delights.

After a few hours of trekking, we arrive at Australian Camp, perched at an altitude of 2,100 meters. The panoramic views that greet us are nothing short of breathtaking. The Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges stand tall, their snow-capped peaks glistening in the sunlight. We take a moment to absorb the grandeur of the mountains and bask in the serenity of this remarkable location.

As the sun paints the sky with hues of orange and pink, we wake up to a new day of exploration and adventure. The trail from Australian Camp to Sarangkot takes us on a picturesque journey through forests and meandering paths. With each step, we climb higher, leaving the worries of the world behind and immersing ourselves in the beauty of nature.

As we ascend, the views become more captivating, revealing the stunning landscapes that surround us. The terraced fields below and the azure Phewa Lake in the distance create a breathtaking panorama. We encounter vibrant flora, including the rhododendron, Nepal's national flower, and the sweet fragrance of wildflowers perfumes the air.

After a fulfilling day of trekking, we reach Sarangkot, nestled at an altitude of 1,592 meters. This vantage point offers one of the most spectacular views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges, as well as the picturesque Pokhara Valley. As the sun sets behind the mountains, painting the sky with a kaleidoscope of colors, we are reminded of the awe-inspiring beauty that nature graciously shares with us.

With a sense of contentment and memories etched in our hearts, we bid farewell to the captivating Sarangkot. The trail takes us through charming villages, where locals offer warm smiles and a glimpse into their traditional way of life. We descend gently, passing through terraced fields and lush forests that seem to whisper tales of ancient times.

Our journey leads us to the shimmering waters of Phewa Lake, the gem of Pokhara. Here, we take a moment to reflect on our incredible adventure as we board a boat to cross the tranquil lake. The gentle ripples and the reflection of the surrounding peaks create a sense of serenity that washes over us, soothing our weary souls.

Once we reach the other side, we bid farewell to the enchanting lake and proceed to our hotel, where comfort and relaxation await. As we settle into our accommodations, we relish in the memories of the past few days, cherishing the friendships formed, the challenges overcome, and the beauty that has touched our very being

The final day of our adventure has arrived, and with it comes a bittersweet feeling. We say goodbye to Pokhara, a place that has become a second home, and embark on a scenic drive back to Kathmandu. The journey takes us through changing landscapes, as the rolling hills and the distant mountains bid us farewell.

As we reminisce about the trekking adventure, the shared laughter, and the camaraderie built along the way, we realize that this journey has not only been about the destinations but also the connections we've made and the personal growth we've experienced.

With hearts full of gratitude and memories etched in our souls, we arrive back in Kathmandu, a city that warmly welcomes us once again. As we bid farewell to the land of mountains, culture, and adventure, we carry with us the spirit of Nepal, a spirit that embraces us and beckons us to return, promising more extraordinary experiences in the future.

This 5-day trek from Pokhara to Kathmandu is more than just a physical journey; it's a transformative experience that connects us to the wonders of nature, the warmth of the Nepalese people, and the indomitable spirit of exploration. It's a journey that lingers in our hearts long after we've returned home, reminding us of the incredible landscapes, the sense of accomplishment, and the shared moments that define the essence of adventure.

Inclusions and Exclusions Australian Camp Trek

Cost Includes

  • Scenic drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara, and return
  • Accommodation during the trek and in Pokhara
  • Experienced trekking guide and porters
  • All necessary permits and entry fees
  • Meals during the trek (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • Transportation during the trek
  • Detailed briefing and pre-trek orientation

Cost Excludes

  • International airfare and travel insurance
  • Nepal visa fees
  • Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara (except breakfast in Pokhara)
  • Personal expenses and tips

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Australian Base Camp Trek

Trip Facts: Australian Camp Trek

  • Kathmandu
  • Hotel
  • (March to May) (September to November)
  • Experienced
  • Included
  • 2,100m/6,888ft
  • 5-6 Hours
  • Kathmandu