Take the Annapurna Base Camp Trek for a lifetime of memories and a splendid trekking adventure in the Himalayas of Nepal. Nepal offers the world incandescent peaks including the magnanimous Mt. Everest. The Annapurna Massif is another marvel which is a host to 6 massive peaks of the Himalayas in northern Nepal.
The majestic trail of Annapurna Base Camp takes you through rice paddies, silvery sheets of snow and capricious meadows with the mountains in your view throughout your journey. You will also be greeted with views of Machapuchare, Annapurna South and Hiunchuli even before you set foot on the trek. Machapuchare, fish-tailed mountain has an influx of tourists and the natives believe it to be the abode of Lord Shiva. This trek is also known as the Annapurna Sanctuary trek because you trek along the protected area’s trail. A lot of floral and faunal species are also found in this area which will surely amaze you.
The Annapurna Trek is a relatively difficult trek, with the difficulty level marked at moderate to difficult. The trek is a long one, spread over 9 days, with an average time spent trekking every day throughout the trek of around 6 hours. The highest point of the trek is at 13,550 ft and the trek route can get steep and difficult in places. However, a person with an adequate level of fitness and physical preparation can successfully undertake it with no problems!
For the splendid Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, you have to meet us at Pokhara in Nepal. Travelling to Nepal is convenient by flight and Indian citizens do not require Visas. Flights to Kathmandu are available from major airports such as Delhi, Mumbai. The starting point of the Annapurna Base Camp Trek is the beautiful city of Pokhara, which lies just 5 to 6 hours away from the capital. You can reach Pokhara city from Kathmandu via road or via plane as well. The easy accessibility of the trek makes it an ideal choice for many trekkers as the chances of any flight cancellations or delays are greatly reduced. The trekking journey is also massively feasible with good communication services and safety.