The Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a marvelous journey of natural wonders, cultural riches and Himalayan beauty. It is a fascinating adventure that takes place in the gorgeous Annapurna region of Nepal. In the first place, the trekking journey encompasses all of the best aspects that make trekking adventures memorable. In the second, it is a semi-technical trip that anyone can do! In particular, the Annapurna region of Nepal is quite famous for being a region of immense natural beauty. Not only is the region a cornucopia of natural wonders, but it is also a region of great cultural stature. Thus, trekking to the base camp of the Annapurna Himal is not only a journey of amazing Himalayan quintessence, but is also an enjoyable trip encompassing region’s ethnic indigenous tenants.
Correspondingly, among the thousands of visitors of Nepal who visit the country every year, about half of them end up in the Annapurna region! As a matter of fact, the Annapurna Base Camp Trek is quite deserving of its popularity. It perfectly blends in the best highlights of the region along with being a relatively easy trip. Like this, the journey presents the best in all features of trekking. You can revel in the beauty of the cerulean Annapurna Himalayas while going through the ethnic Magar and Gurung villages. Likewise, you can also take in the religious ambiance of the villages and settlements as you visit the small Gompa and temples along your way. As you make your way to the base camp, you can also delight in the dainty settlements situated in the foothills of the Himalayas.
The Annapurna Base Camp Trek includes many features and hallmarks. Corresponding to the region’s Himalayan jewels, the trip includes dramatic views of the Annapurna Mountain massif. Furthermore, you can also enjoy the views of many other prominent Himalayan peaks of the region. The Machhapuchhre Himal and the Gangapurna peak among many decorate the backdrop of many villages as well. Moreover, mountain peaks like the Lamjung Himal, Fang and the Hiunchuli Himal also make the trip more arresting.
The Annapurna Base Camp Trek starts with the Pokhara city. It is one of the most famous cities of Nepal. In contrast to Kathmandu, Pokhara is enviable for its close views of the Annapurna Himalayas. Similarly, Pokhara is also known as the adventure capital of Nepal. Owning to its name as a “lake-side city”, it is coupled with the tranquility of the pristine Phewa Lake.
Furthermore, the Annapurna Base Camp Trek includes various ethnic mountain villages. Together with the beguiling natural scenery, you can also get acquainted with the Magar and Gurung culture most prominent in the region. By the same token, the trekking trail goes through many destinations like Ghorepani, Tadapani, Chhomrong, Dovan and Deurali among others. As a matter of fact, the trekking trails also go through the famed Annapurna Sanctuary. Therefore, the Annapurna Base Camp Trek is also called the Annapurna Sanctuary Trek.
Additionally, another major highlight of the trip is the vantage point of Poon Hill. Owing to its feature, you can witness the panorama of the entire Mount Annapurna massif from there. Coupled with the ethereal sunrise view amidst the Annapurna Himalayas, you can truly experience a trip of a lifetime!
The best time to do the Annapurna Base Camp Trek is in the spring or the autumn seasons. The spring season in Nepal lasts from March to May while the autumn season takes place between the months of September to December. However, you can choose any time of the year to do the trek and we will arrange it for you. In the same fashion, it is a moderate trekking journey, and as mentioned- anyone can do it. To enumerate, you do not need any previous trekking experience to do this.
You can also choose alternatives to the Annapurna Base Camp Trek, like our Annapurna Panorama Trek which provides monumental vistas of the Annapurna Ranges within its trekking journey. If you are short on time, you can also opt for another version of Annapurna Base Camp short trek package. This trek is only 11 days long.
Nepal Hiking Team provides the absolute best services when it comes to all matters of hiking and trekking. And by all means, the Annapurna Sanctuary Trekking is most suited for its staggering features. Thus, do not miss the opportunity of trekking to the base camp of the Annapurna Mountain with us!
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