Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is a journey into the heart of Nepal's North Mid-West Himalayas. Thus, you will be within the scenic and beautiful Annapurna Sanctuary, enclosed within an amphitheater of high snow peaks. And its base camp in the whole Himalayas is unique because trekkers can find the comfort of a nice and cozy lodge with rooms facing mighty Annapurna peaks.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is probably the only adventure that leads you beneath the massive Annapurna range of mountains in a short time duration of little over a week. This walking journey applies to all ages, from family and school/college groups to beginners.
The trekking to Annapurna Base camp leads you to gradual walks, where you get acclimatized as the journey progresses daily. You will get acclimatized until we reach our final destination at Annapurna base camp trek height of 4,130 m.
Nowhere in this world or the Himalayas can offer a trek leading at the world's highest mountain base camp in a short time frame. You can finish this trek without worrying about getting AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness).
We have designed this program with flexible itinerary days to suit your holidays in Nepal. So you will have ample time to enjoy the closeness of the mountains and their pristine environment. Also, one can enjoy and learn the harmony of the local hill, people, colorful culture, and traditional customs.
Truly a foremost adventure on this trek, where walks start from the beautiful Himalayan location at Pokhara. This city is a renowned tourist hub of Nepal, Mid-West, within the shade of the mighty Annapurna Himalaya range that reflects its calm lakes of Phewa and Begnas.
The walk starts from low, warm villages of paddy fields to reach into cooler mid-hills covered with lovely alpine woodland of rhododendron-magnolia-oaks and pine trees. Consequently, explore the exciting villages of Gurung mountain people of the Annapurna region. Then slowly head into the deep Modi River gorge.
Then walk progresses into the cool shade of a gorge covered with dense tree lines and vegetation. Next walk leads following the river upstream right to its glacial source at Annapurna base camp within a picturesque-looking sanctuary.
Over there, enjoy the beautiful and unbelievable panorama of the high towering Annapurna mountain range in the comfort of a nice local lodge. And then, head back on the same trail for some days and take an alternative route to Pokhara. So, pass the nice village of Jhinu with a refreshing time in its natural hot spring, then back to the scenic Pokhara.
Annapurna Base Camp trekking is an adventure that concludes in Pokhara. Summing up, you will have a fantastic experience and enjoyable time around Annapurna Himalaya.
Best Seasons: Nearly all months of the year except the monsoon, wet months from mid-June to mid-September. March to May is the best time for trekking to Annapurna Base camp because of the clear views till the afternoon when wildflowers are in bloom with fantastic views of mountains, a pleasant day with cooler morning and night time.
Another best time is October to December for clear views of the peak. At that time, short sunlight days can be cold in the morning and night. This depends upon the altitude and overnight stop.
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