See the sun rise in Annapurna Base Camp
“Join us for the Annapurna Base Camp Trek and get a comprehensive service. The trail will take you to one of the most exotic trekking destinations of the world along with presenting wild nature, spectacular landscapes, snow-capped Himalayas, many small mountains, huge cliffs, cold waterfalls, world deepest gorge, culture, and lifestyle of the locals.”
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is also known as Annapurna Sanctuary Trek. It is one of the most popular trekking destinations in Nepal. The trek offers spectacular views of Annapurna ranges including the tenth highest mountain in the world, Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m), the seventh highest mountain in the world, Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), and unique Mt. Machhapuchhre (6,693 m) aka Fishtail Mountain along with Himchuli (6,441 m), Gangapurna (7,455 m), Annapurna II (7,937 m), Annapurna III (7,555 m), and Annapurna South (7,219 m). Every year thousands of travel enthusiasts go on Annapurna Base Camp Trek to soak the irresistible beauty that it presents. The region comes under conservation area known as Annapurna Conservation Area Project and includes green terraced fields, waterfalls, rivers, rolling green hills, rhododendron forests, Himalayan glaciers, rivers and rare wild animals like snow leopard, Himalayan Black Bear.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek begins with a scenic drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu. From here, you will drive to Nayapul, which will be around 1 and half hour drive. Naya Pul is a starting point of your trip. The trail will include lovely forests of rhododendron, bamboo & pine, rivers, streams, picturesque villages along with lots of ascends & descends on the rugged and steep path. You will reach Annapurna Base Camp located at 4,130 meters, the major highlight of the trip. After spending some time up here, you will trek back Nayapul and drive to Kathmandu en route Pokhara to end your trip.
Tradition & Culture in Annapurna region
The Annapurna region is immensely rich in culture and tradition. You will get to see some of the fine villages of Nepal in this region. This region is home of Gurung and Magar ethnic communities who practice a completely different set of tradition. They have their own customs, beliefs, norms, language, and assortments. You will get an opportunity to experience the lifestyle of the locals residing in this region as well as get to feel the warmth of their hospitality.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek difficulty
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a moderate trek. Anyone with normal health can go on this trek. However, you will be trekking through the forested trail while gaining altitude every day, which do requires a good physical condition. You don’t need to have any previous trekking experience, but if you have then it will surely help you a lot during the trek. We also suggest you see your doctor before commencing the trek to know all the possibilities and risks you might have to face during the trek.
Why trek with Annapurna Trekking Agency?
We are a team of highly experienced trekkers who have mapped every single route of Annapurna region numerous times. We are a highly dedicated and service-oriented organization. We will make sure, with us, Annapurna Trekking Agency, you are trekking comfortably and safely enjoying every single second of the journey. Moreover, as per our mission, while trekking with us, you will not only get exclusive service but also contribute to our mission of empowering women to join Travel & Tour industry of Nepal.