Apart from the natural beauty of annapurna, it has lot more to offer and one of them is skiing. skiing on the slopes of annapurna base camp is a rare opportunity for adventure lovers out there who wish to glide down the slopes of Himalayas.
Annapurna has decent amount of snow & ski slope of 3.5 kilometer which is good enough to perform skiing activities. Our ski instructor will make all the preparation for you on setting your gears & guide the way. Form annapurna base camp you will descend down skiing to machhapuchhre base camp, a 15 minute skiing rollercoaster. Form here, helicopter will take you back to Annapurna base camp & yet again you will descend down skiing. You will be having 4 runs of skiing during this process which adds extra sauce to your regular trek
DayArrival in Kathmandu and Ski Preparation
DayFly to ABC (4130 m) & Ski in Slopes of ABC to MBC
What's included ?
checkAirport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
check3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
checkAll meals (breakfast/lunch/dinner)
checkA very good English speaking ski guide from Ski and Snowboarding Foundation Nepal (NFSS)
checkInsurance for Nepalese guides, helpers, cook and other staff
checkStaff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation
What's excluded ?
closeNepalese visa fee
closeTravel and Rescue Insurance
closeYour Personal Expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge etc)
closeTips of a guide, porters, and driver as a token of appreciation
closeAlcoholics beverages during the trek
closeFees for satellite telephone
closeYour personal equipment like trekking shoes, trekking shirt and other warm clothes.
Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu and Ski Preparation
On this day our representative will escort you to your Hotel & later you will be having pre-trip discussion with our ski instructor. He will set up all your gears for you & your are good to go. Welcome Dinner
Day 2 : Fly to ABC (4130 m) & Ski in Slopes of ABC to MBC
Today you will be having heli ride to annapurna base camp. On reaching annapurna base camp our ski instructor will brief the whole plan & ways of handling your gears. after that, you will ski on the slopes of annapurna base camp. having 4 runs completed you will return back to kathmandu on Helicopter.