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Annapurna packing list- all packing lists for Annapurna circuit and base camp packing list


The list below for Annapurna packing list only a fair guideline to the trekker’s pack for a trek to the rural uphills of Nepal. This Annapurna Circuit packing list differs as per gender, age, season, climate, duration of the trek. This Annapurna Base Camp trek packing list will be useful to make your trek easy.

An ideal packing can make a whole difference from an amazing trip experience to a total mess. Especially, while you would be trekking for a long time to an unknown remote land, it’s quite tough. There won’t be a supermarket in the way up there and you need to have everything in your bag prior. So for the trek to the high Himalayas, you would need a proper packing guide. Here’s the Annapurna packing list for Annapurna region.


Bag weight Annapurna packing list

For flying to Pokhara, you can carry a 15 kg bag. In guided trekking, you can get a porter to carry 10kg of weight while you still need to carry 5 kg on your own. So carry only whatever is necessary and important to pack– nothing more, nothing less.

Annapurna packing list
Annapurna region

Backpack: Get a sturdy hiking backpack which can carry all your checklist items.

Map: Get a map to track the distances and plan accordingly.

Trekking Permits: You will need a trekking permit for your trek journey. The permits can be taken from Pokhara or Kathmandu.

A sleeping bag: Annapurna packing list is nor complete without sleeping bag. You need to have a standard 3-seasons sleeping bag.

A bottle for water: A liter bottle that you can refill with filtered or pre-boiled water.

Cash: Since there’s no ATM during the trekking route, it’s a good idea to carry sufficient local currency.

A small medical kit: A first aid medical kit will be very helpful in case of an emergency.

Clothes packing list for Annapurna Circuit trek

  • A fleece jacket,
  • Two pairs of easy drying trousers,
  • A pair of waterproof trousers
  • Lightweight and fast-weight three T-shirts (synthetic fabrics – not cotton),
  • A jumper or light fleece goes best.
  • Lightly broken-in trekking boots,
  • 3 pairs of Trekking socks
  • A lightweight, fast-drying pullover or fleece
  • 3 sets of underwear
  • Sneakers or sandals
  • Raincoat,
  • Gloves, woolen hat,
  • A hat and a set of Glove
  • A scarf or balaclava.
  • A lightweight waterproof jacket
  • An insulating jacket or vest

Other accessories:

Personal hygiene: Toothbrush, Sunscreen, A towel, shampoo, and shower gel


  • Toilet paper
  • Trekking Poles
  • Sunglasses
Annapurna packing list
Annapurna packing list

Annapurna Base Camp packing list gadget

Camera, Power bank and spare battery for your camera, A smartphone or watch, A torch, A whistle (in case of emergency)

Food to carry for Annapurna Base Camp: Snickers or energy bars, energy drinks

Final Thoughts!

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About Shobita Neupane

Shobita is a co-founder of Travel Diary Nepal. She is a passionate traveler and a content writer. Her favorite quote is Fly so high until your problem looks smaller and the dream seems closer.

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