Before the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking We need to know that where the Mt. Annapurna is located? Mt. Annapurna is located in northwest part of Nepal, which is close from a beautiful city called Pokhara. Pokhara is 200 K.M far from the capital city of Kathmandu.
How the Annapurna Base camp Trekking begin?
We need to fly or drive to Pokhara on the first day to start this trek from Kathmandu, driving takes by car around 5 hours, tourist bus can take 7 ours and flight takes 30 minutes, If we fly to Pokhara early morning we can also start the trek by same day but if we drive, we need to stay one night in Pokhara and next day after the breakfast we can start the trek.
Which is the route for Annapurna Base camp trekking ?
There are few different routes to start the Annapurna Base camp trekking. Shorter route is also available. Shorter route trek can take 8 to 9 days for this Annapurna base camp trekking , If we choose shorter route we can drive to Nayapool and directly we can drive to place called Ghandrung, From Ghandrung we start our trek to Sinuwa which 2360 meters up from the sea level, We need to follow the Modi River during this hiking, next day we hike up to Deurali and other to Annapurna Base camp. During the Annapurna Base camp trekking we will have an opportunity to explore two base camps, Before the Annapurna Base camp we will have great opportunity to explore the Machapuchre Base camp ( fishtail base camp ) Annapurna Base camp is juts two hours up from the Machapuchre Base camp, which is surrounded by many other pick up Himalaya and it just looks like that you are just among the Himalaya.
A bit longer route of Annapurna Base camp trekking.
Other route is from Pokhra driving to Nayapool to Tikhedunga , this route is a bit longer can take around 11 to 13 days. This route is bit longer but trekkers will get another great opportunity to explore the Poonhill which is 3210 meters up from the sea level, We stay overnight in a beautiful Ghorepani village and next morning we hike up to Poonhill which can take 45 minutes hiking up. We can see excellent sunrise view as well as gorgeous view of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Fishtail and many more of other stunning Himalayan peaks very closely. We will come down to Ghorepani after the view and trek to Tadapani can takes 5 hours more or less. We nee 3 to 4 days to be in Annapurna Base camp after the Tadapani, We still have a great opportunity to explore the both base camp , Machapuchre and Annapurna.
What Annapurna base camp trekking offers to the trekkers?
From the beginning of Annapurna base camp trekking it offers a great and beautiful city Pokhara, which is surrounded by green hills and among the city it has got beautiful lakes which is an amazing.
Annapurna Base camp Trekking offers different tradition, culture, and beautiful villages, it always offers amazing natures, and Stunning views are in every step. During the March, April all the trails offers beautiful flowers rhododendron. Unique hospitably is another point to do Annapurna Base camp trekking.
Viewing the mountain by closely is like we can touch it by our own hands. The attraction is Natural hot spring on the Jhinu danda. Trekkers can swim in this Hot spring and remove their tiredness of trek.
Best month to do this Annapurna Base camp Trekking.
Annapurna Base camp trekking can be done all around the year, however the best time to do this trek is from mid of February to end of June, and mid of September to mid of December. Even March, April can be the best month for see the beautiful national flowers of Nepal which is Rhododendron which makes all the trails red with brooming this flowers at this time of the year. October, November always offers stunning views and gorgeous scenery as well as mountain because of no clouds and no fogs. Both of the season is mid type of temperature neither hot nor cold.
Conclusion of the Annapurna Base camp trekking .
The trek is normally started from Kathmandu to Pokhara and continues. The trek is inside the conservation area Annapurna where trekkers need to buy the entry permit of conservation area project as well as trekkers management system (TIMS ) there are entry check point along the route and trekkers need to verified this to the check point.
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