Annapurna base camp trek complete guide

Annapurna base camp trek complete guide

The best way to explore the natural beauties and scenic mountain vista in Annapurna trekking trails is the Annapurna base camp trek. Numerous travelers join every year for discover the 10th highest mountain in the world -  Mount Annapurna I 8091m  as well as one of the most beautiful and holy mountain fishtail / Machhapuchhare 6998m. Trek to Annapurna base camp will provide you a best trekking experience of Nepal doable without domestic flights. No qualm Annapurna base camp trekking is most extensive and thrilling adventure trekking in Nepal Himalayas.

ABC trek is one of the most spectacular trekking destination in Nepal surrounded by  Annapurna I (8091 m), Annapurna South (7219 m), fishtail Machapuchhre (6993 m), and Hiunchuli (6441 m).  The hiking trail to Annapurna base camp is accessible from different route reachable from 6 days to 11 days from Pokhara city. Trekking in Annapurna base camp for beginners also applicable as it is tally on moderate hiking destination in Nepal. No prior trekking experience essential. For successful trek in Annapurna base camp need to follow the complete guideline as below mentioned:

Annapurna base camp trekking route

As per your time frame and desire , Annapurna base camp treks route commence from Phedi Dhampus ABC , Naypul- Ghandrung village route ABC  and Naypual Ghorepani poon hill route ABC.   Annapurna base camp trek distance 60 kilometers / 50 miles if you choose the 6-7 days Annapurna base camp trek route. Trekking to Annapurna base camp is conciliation  by Nepal agencies in Kathmandu and  Pokhara  with full board package and hiring guide and porters.

What is the best time of year for the Annapurna Base Camp trek?

For the Annapurna base camp trip, September October and November or  March, April and May are widely considered to be the best times for trekking. The weather during these two seasons is generally clear and dry, and it is not too cold when heading into high altitudes of 4130 meters.  But if you wish treks to Annapurna base camp winter and monsoon season also possible as per your holiday schedule.

Annapurna base camp trek difficulty level

Annapurna base camp trek difficulty level is moderate but good physical fitness is essential. Trekking in Nepal are uphill , downhill walk and similar condition apply while treks in Annapurna base camp .Normal hiking experienced is enough for success this trekking. Every day professional Nepal trekking guide will check your body if travelers feel uneasiness. Suggested trekkers ABC trekking through government registered Nepal trekking companies with experienced guide make your travel more fun and secured.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek Cost

The cost of your  trekking to Annapurna base camp will be determined by the type of trek you are planning, your trekking route, your time on the trail, and by the season you choose to trek. Overall the  Annapurna Base Camp trekking cost  is cheaper Everest Base Camp trek cost. Also cost is depend on group size even solo travelers may join for this trip even cost is slightly higher than the group trek.

Annapurna base camp trekking packing list  

# Large backpack / Trekking backpack

# Day-pack (about 30-40 liters). should be comfortable to wear.

# Hiking boots with good ankle support and a solid sole

# Trekking poles

# Warm sleeping bag with a comfort temperature of minus 6-10 ° C.

# Fleece inner bag. Increases the comfort temperature of your sleeping bag.

# Thin sleeping bag liner (we recommend silk)

# Wind and waterproof jacket. Goretex or similar.

# Down jacket  & Warm fleece jacket.

# Trekking Pants and Shorts

#  Thermal underwear. Two sets. Wool and polypro

# T-Shirts & Underwear

# Trekking socks. Wool with a mix of synthetic

# Warm hat ,Sun hat or cap.

# Thin gloves and light scarf.

# Good sunglasses that fit closely to the eyes, so that no light enters from the side.

# Headlamp & Small towel

# Personal first aid kit with painkillers, band aids, disinfectant, etc.

# Camera and battery charger, spare battery. Large memory card

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