Australian Base Camp, Kathmandu, Pokhara

Australian Base Camp Trek

Australian Base Camp Trek is one of the shortest and easiest trek from Pokhara.Australian Camp set on the beautiful hill top offers attraction  views over the valleys and stunning views of the Annapurna Mountain range. The place is located on the north-west of Pokhara. After driving about an hour, we start our hike from Kande. This trek allows you for the closed view of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Machhapurchhre, Annapurna IV, Annapurna III, Annapurna II, Lamjung Himal and Manaslu range etc. in a clear day. Excellent getaway from daily monotonous life that offers very refreshing hiking in the nature and village experience and walk through the terraced farmland and cultural village of Dhampus and Kande.

From Australian Camp, we will trek to Dhampus. Dhampus is another nice village. It takes about 1 hour walking from Australian Camp. The trail from Australian Camp to Dhampus is very nice. We walk through jungle. If it is clear day, you will see Annapurna Himalayas on the background. In the middle of the Dhampus village, we will have Lunch. Dhampus is a Nepali typical village. You can still see nice himalayas view if weather is still clear.

Tour Highlight
  • Get a complete tour of Capital city, Kathmandu, including famous Hindu and Buddhist temples, and 4 of World Heritage sites declared by UNESCO
  • Visit Pokhara, Lake city, encompassed by world-famous Annapurna mountain range and other highest mountains in the periphery.
  • Stunning views of the Annapurna Mountain ranges.
  • Exploration of Nepalese Typical Lifestyle

Australian Base Camp Trek offers stunning sun rise view along with brilliant mountain scenery and delightful view of Pokhara valley.

Australian base camp trek
Australian base camp trek

Additional information

Hotel1 Star, 2 Star, 3 Star, 4 Star, 5 Star
Available OptionsMountain Flights, Cable Car

Kathmandu Arrival – Overnight at Kathmandu

Upon Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, You will be met and greeted with a traditional welcome by TravHill representatives and be transferred to your hotel in Kathmandu. You will tour Patan Durbar Square OR Swayambhunath (have to choose only 1 place). Transfer to Hotel. Overnight at Kathmandu. 

Drive to Pokhara or Flight & Trek to Australian Base Camp

Enjoy the sumptuous breakfast at Hotel. After breakfast, we will drive to the Domestic Airport, Kathmandu for a flight to Pokhara (25 min). Flight to Pokhara is astounding experience with picturesque of majestic Himalayan ranges all along its route. You can enjoy the ambiance of Pokhara in the natural settings with towering Himalayas in the back drop. Upon Arrival at Pokhara Airport, transfer to Hotel in Pokhara.

Drive to the trekking point called Kande – from Kande, we will start trekking upto Trek from Kande to Australian Base Camp [duration: 2-3 hours]. Reach Base Camp, Spectacular picturesque of mountain ranges like Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Machhapurchhre, Annapurna IV, Annapurna III, Annapurna II, Lamjung Himal and Manaslu range etc. Transfer to Lodge/ Guest House at Australian Base Camp. Overnight at Tea House/ Lodge.


Trek back to Pokhara

Enjoy the sumptous breakfast at Lodge/ Tea Houses. Slowly, we will descend down to Phedi from Australian Base Camp (2.5 hours) where you will be going through the dense forest and experiencing the nature to its fullest. In between the trail, you will be able to breath the fresh air, hear the chirping of birds and insects, might see the diverse animals like monkeys, wild hen, wild cat, etc. (far behind) and some small waterfalls in between. At Phedi, our transport will come to receive us & transfer to Hotel in Pokhara. In the evening, you may go to Phewa Lake in the evening for a Boating [Boating at Fewa Lake is available only till 5pm]. Overnight at Pokhara.

Flight back to Kathmandu

Enjoy the opulent breakfast at Hotel. Until your departure timing, you may go for a Boating at Fewa Lake. Drop off to Pokhara Airport; 1 hour prior to your flight. Upon arrival at Kathmandu Airport (Domestic), transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu. In the evening, Kathmandu sightseeing and you may roam around Thamel area for shopping. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Final Departure

After Breakfast – free time till departure –  A representative from TravHill Dot Com will transfer to Airport for onward destination with sweet memories of Nepal. We will drop you to Kathmandu Airport 3 hours before your flight time.

Cost Includes

  • Domestic Airfare [Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu ONLY for Indian passport holder, for other national passport holder will be extra cost for air fair]
  • Airport Shuttle Services
  • All the Local sightseeing as mentioned in above itinerary in Private Transport
  • City Tour Guide at Kathmandu & Pokhara as mentioned
  • 3 Star Hotel Accommodation with breakfast in Kathmandu & Pokhara
  • Lodges/ Tea Houses Stay at Australian Base Camp
  • 1 Time Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner at Australian Base Camp
  • Trekking Guide throughout the trek at Australian Base Camp
  • Private Transfers from Pokhara-Kande-Phedi-Pokhara
  • Australian Base camp trekking permission.
  • Entrance Fees at all sightseeing places as mentioned above in the itinerary

Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • VISA Fees
  • Daily Lunch & Dinner at Kathmandu & Pokhara
  • Travel & Medical Insurance
  • Water, Drinks & Beverages
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips to Driver/ Guide
  • Extra Activities cost [Paragliding, Zip Flying, Boating at Fewa Lake, Bungee Jumping & Rafting] other than not mentioned in the itinerary