Annapurna Base camp is one of the most popular trekking destinations after the Everest Base Camp trek. Annapurna Region is somehow second home to trekkers and adventure lovers, who appreciate nature and mountain thrills. The Annapurna region is seated in Nepal’s central north, ranging from the Kali Gandaki River in the west to the Marshyangdi River in the east, together with the Lamjung Himal. The region offers a beautiful combination of natural and cultural elements for visitors. The Annapurna Base Camp route passes through stunning and quiet scenery, lovely Gurung and Magar villages, lush green Rhododendron, bamboo, and alpine forests on its way to the trip’s ultimate and final goal, Annapurna Base Camp stands at the elevation of (4130m) (13546ft.).
The Annapurna Base Camp Trek takes you around one of the world’s most remote traditional villages, where our trek begins with a warm welcome from the locals and continues through lush green landscapes with scenic snow-capped giant mountains and a fine and marvellous blend of cultures unmatched by any other trek. It’s a journey to the Annapurna Himalayas’ vibrant amphitheatre of exceedingly elegant peaks. Typically, this exciting journey begins in the lovely city of Pokhara, in the Annapurna mountains, and continues via delightful communities of Gurung and Magar ethnic groups.
Within less than 10 days, the lushness of the Rhododendron forest, little town settlements, and sky-touching mountain vistas form an outdoor voyage full of adventure, exhaustion, and delight with a lifelong memory at the conclusion. The entire trek is exciting and adventurous, with ups and downs on harsh and difficult trails. Eventually, you’ll be taken to the most beautiful and panoramic spot at the Annapurna Massif’s base, where you can take in the breathtaking views of Annapurna I (8,091 meters), Annapurna II (7,937 meters), Annapurna III (7,555 meters), Annapurna IV (7,525 meters), Gangapurna (7,455 meters), and Annapurna South (7,219m). The Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal’s largest conservation area, protects and conserves this massif, which spans 7629 square kilometers. Machhapuchhre is another well-known peak in the Annapurna massif, which is located in Annapurna’s southern region.
- Scenic Kathmandu to Pokhara flight/drive.
- Spend a day in the tourist hub Pokhara.
- Trekking through rhythmic waterfalls, turquoise lakes/ponds, rivers, creeks, and beautiful gorges.
- Exploration of traditional and typical Gurung villages and experience their great hospitality.
- Hike to the base of the 10th highest mountain of the world - Annapurna I.
- Relaxing hot spring at Jhinu danda.
- Mythical view of Hiunchuli, Annapurna massif, Gangapurna, Machhapuchhre, and numerous white mountains.
- Diverse flora and fauna across the trail at different altitudes.
- Availability of numerous guest houses, lodges, tea houses, and small hotels from the beginning to the end of the trekking. Since the whole route is inhabited by the people.