Annapurna Base Camp Trek Professional1 year ago - Travels - Kathmandu - 133 views
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is an enthralling trek that gives you a unique experience. The trail takes you through fascinating traditional villages of Gurung people, beautiful landscapes, natural scenery and Rhododendron forests.
A remarkable journey into the Himalayas, the Annapurna Base Camp Trek heads to the base
camp of the tenth highest mountain in the world- Mt. Annapurna (8091m). This trip is a
glorious adventure that entails thrilling trek across the Annapurna Conservation Area. The
ABC Trek also explores the peaceful Gurung settlements to the south of the Annapurna
range. Moreover, the famous landmarks across the trekking trail to ABC make the trek even
The ABC Trek begins as you land at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Then,
a drove across the Prithvi Highway takes you to the shadow of Mt. Machhapuchhre (6997m)
to Pokhara. It is a popular tourist getaway and houses various attractions, including
adventure sports like paragliding and zip-lining. Another short drive from Pokhara brings you
to Nayapul from where the trek begins. Passing Ulleri village, the trek reaches Ghorepani
village. Poonhill viewpoint lies to the west of the village and is a remarkable location to
enjoy the panorama of the Annapurna range. From here, you head north to Chhomrong and
follow the Chhomrong River. The trek goes past Dovan and Hinku Cave and reaches the
Machhapuchhre Base Camp. It is a famous destination on the ABC trail, and trekkers can
explore around before heading to the Annapurna Base Camp. The base camp offers a grand
view of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges along with the Nilgiri Himalayas. After enjoying
the scenery of the Himalayas, you begin to descend to Nayapul. En route, you also make a
stop at the popular Jhinu Danda. A short drive followed by a longer one takes you back to
the capital. It is a trek with moderate difficulty, and those with average physical fitness can
do the trek. Also, the spring and autumn seasons are the ideal time to do the trek.
At Narba Treks, we have an excellent team of skilled and experienced guides and porters.
Moreover, we also have various trip packages with lucrative offers across the country.
Customization and modification of the itinerary are always welcome.
Explore the naturally rich Annapurna region
Visit some of the major villages on the Annapurna trail
Relish the panorama of the Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and Lamjung Himal ranges
Enjoy the biodiversity in the Annapurna Conservation Area
Level of Difficulty: Moderate
Duration of Trek: 11 Days
Max Altitude: 4130m
Ethnic People: Magar/Gurung
Transportation: Tourist Bus/Private Vehicle
Minimum Pax: 2