Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp trek is considered as one of the ideal and most popular treks in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It is a mountainous region in the north central of Nepal. Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is also known as Annapurna Sanctuary that collects highest peaks like Machapuchhre (6,993m), Mt. Annapurna I (8,091m), Mt. Annapurna II (7,939m), Mt. Annapurna III (7,555m), Mt. Annapurna IV (7,525m), Mt. Hiuchuli (6441m), Mt. Lamjung Himal (6,986m) and many other small and big Peaks.
During the Annapurna base camp trek you can see the various ethnic groups such as Brahman, Chhetri, Magar and Gurung community sharing their culture together. This is what the unique thing that you can see in different parts of Nepal. Here you can explore unique culture and lifestyle of people and also you will enjoy this place with natural hot spring which is another center of attraction. The visitors who comes here, completely feels new with tremendous environment. Our trek to Annapurna base camp will be 10-12 days. We will reach at the maximum elevation of Annapurna Base camp trek which is 4140m. Annapurna Base Camp trek takes you to a journey to discover beauty of lush rhododendron forest, various mountain ranges, more than 100 types of birds and animals, untouched remote villages, terraced rice paddies, high altitude landscapes and incredible forest region of the Annapurna. The Trekking route to Annapurna base camp trek provides you a true sense and pleasing nature and culture also local peoples are inhabitations to the foreigner style.
You can plan to go for the Annapurna Base Camp trek in all seasons but sometimes during winter the Base Camp is closed due to the high level of snow. But in spring time, the huge rhododendron forest in full bloom gives the trek an extra charm. Upon reaching the villages you will be warmly welcome by the people living here who make your heart refresh and delight. The trek begins from Pokhara where you will get opportunity to spend some times then will head toward Annapurna Base Camp Trekking passing through beautiful villages. So, you are most welcome to explore Annapurna region with The Nepal Trekking Company.
Trekking Itinerary :
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu International Airport, Transfer to hotel
Day 02: Sightseeing Kathmandu Durbar square, Pashupatinath and application for the permits
Day 03: Drive (6hrs) or Flight (30m) to Pokhara from Kathmandu
Day 04: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Ulleri (2,960m) 5hrs walk
Day 05: Trek from Ulleri from Ghorepani (2,780m) 5hrs walk
Day 06: Morning excursion to Poon Hill (3,210m) and treks to Tadapani (2,590m) 4hrs walk
Day 07: Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong (2,340m) 5 hrs walk
Day 08: Trek from Chhomrong to Himalayan hotel (3,280m) 5 hrs walk
Day 09: Trek from Himalayan hotel to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m) 5 hrs walk
Day 10: Trek from Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (2,335m)
Day 11: Trek from Bamboo to Jhinudada (1,610m) 4 hrs
Day 12: Trek from Jhinu Danda to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara
Day 13: Drive or flight back to Kathmandu
Day 14: Departure!!!!