Annapurna Base Camp Trek is among the world's popular treks that bring you face to face with the tenth-highest mountain in the world, Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m). This trek is perfect to quench your thirst for mountain views. With every few hundred meters walk, you witness a distinct scenery, and it only gets better. And unlike the Everest Base Camp trek, you get to spend the night at the Annapurna Base Camp (4,130 m).
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is an unparalleled trek in the western Himalayas that showcases heavenly views of mountains and offers a peek into rich Nepali culture. The Annapurna Base Camp Trek Nepal is adventurous and a lifetime experience.
Likewise, the Annapurna Base Camp Trek offers a close glimpse of the local's lifestyle and culture. You will come across the villages often along the trail. The nights in the villages are spent in the lodges or teahouses operated by the locals. It provides a good opportunity to interact with the locals and get to know them closely.
Views during Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a paradise of mountain vistas. The first view of the mountain you get to see is in Pokhara. From here, the views get better and closer. Along the Annapurna Base Camp Trek route, Himalayan mountains like the Annapurna range (8,091 m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), Mt. Nilgiri (7,061 m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6,441 m), Tukuche Peak (6,920 m), Gangapurna Peak (7,455 m), Dhampus Peak (6,012 m), Fishtail (6,993 m), etc are seen.
Similarly, you are rewarded with stunning sunrise from Poon Hill (3,210 m) and gorgeous landscapes throughout the trail. Lovely waterfalls, rivers, colourful prayer flags, bridges, and lush green hills make the foothills of the giant mountains tempting.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek difficulty
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a moderate trek with a beginner-friendly trail. Even with a high elevation (above 4,000 meters), the Annapurna Base Camp Trek route has a gradual rise in elevation. The route does not ask for strong physical fitness or previous trekking experience. The terrain is doable with children too.
In the first four days of the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking, you walk through lush forests of rhododendron, bamboo, and fern. From Sinuwa (2,210 m) onwards, the trail ascends through the Annapurna Sanctuary, and the forests get prominent with tall oak trees. Trekking through dense forests, you come out to alpine terrain amidst grass patches and boulders.
What do we offer?
First of all, our Annapurna Base Camp Trek itinerary of 13 days is well-designed to make the overall journey safe & smooth. And the second thing is we are a team of active trekkers who love exploring a hidden corner of the Himalayas.
With us, you will get the most exciting and diverse itineraries. Apart from that, our sustainable tours & treks around Nepal and our contribution to the local community make the trips even more meaningful.
You can join our Annapurna Base Camp Trek 2023 or do an early booking for Annapurna Base Camp Trek 2023/2024 (spring/autumn).
Our team will help you with all your queries and the booking process. You can get in touch with us here.
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