Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek
  • March 19, 2024 10:15 am
  • Nepal
$ 1,040(Negotiable)

Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Trekking to Annapurna Base Camp and Sanctuary presents an awe-inspiring journey amidst the grandeur of towering, snow-capped mountains.

This adventure caters to a diverse range of adventurers and age groups, leading them deep into the heart of the majestic Annapurna Himalayan range.

Standing beneath the mighty Mt. Annapurna-I, towering at an impressive 8,091 meters, a peak that holds the distinction of being the first 8,000-meter summit conquered in mountaineering history by French expeditions in 1950.

Embarking on this captivating journey involves tracing the Modi River upstream to its glacial origin at Annapurna Base Camp, with the highest elevation point reaching 4,130 meters amidst the stunning array of peaks of the Annapurna Himalayas.

This trek, which commences and culminates in the picturesque town of Pokhara, encompasses traversing through the enchanting mid-hills and traditional Gurung villages like Ghandruk before progressing towards Chomrong, the final permanent settlement serving as the gateway to Annapurna Base Camp.

Continuing through pristine forests, the trail leads to Bamboo and Dovan, temporary settlements nestled along the Modi River gorge.

As the journey advances, a steep ascent above the tree line brings travelers to Machhapuchare Base Camp, located at the base of the iconic Mt. Machhapuchare, also known as Fish Tail peak.

Entering the scenic Sanctuary, aptly named by early explorers as the abode of gods or mountain spirits, one finds themselves surrounded by the imposing peaks of the Annapurna Himalayas.

The trek culminates beneath the towering peaks of Annapurna-I, Vara Shikar/Annapurna Fang, and Annapurna South, offering a breathtaking panorama of snow-capped mountains.

Throughout the journey, travelers can relish the splendid vistas from comfortable lodges, providing a memorable experience at Annapurna Base Camp and Sanctuary.

The return journey, marked by a mix of descents and ascents, leads back to Chomrong before taking an alternative route to Jhinu village, renowned for its natural hot springs.

Experiencing the splendor of the Annapurna Himalayas, the trek concludes with an exhilarating drive back to the charming city of Pokhara.

What sets this remarkable adventure apart is its inclusion of the highlights of the southern Annapurna region, including Ghorepani and the scenic Poon Hill, enhancing the overall excitement and worth of the experience.

 

Annapurna Base Camp Trek

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