Annapurna Base Camp Trekking, the second most preferred trekking trails in Nepal after Everest Base Camp trekking, has successfully been unleashing blissful experiences of trekking into the lap of the mountains to the enthusiastic trekkers. Week-Long trekking and hiking in the mountain offer you adequate insight into the entire mountain region of Nepal. People of all ages can accomplish this trip as it is considered to be one of the moderate trekking trails in Nepal. Despite being moderate trekking, Annapurna Base Camp trekking offers you unbelievable views of mountain vistas. Apart from this, the awe-inspiring landscapes, pastures, flora, and fauna in the Annapurna Conservation Area are other highlights of Annapurna Base Camp Trekking. The ethnic residents especially Gurung welcome the visitors with their warn etiquette and let them experience their age-long culture and civilization.
Annapurna Base Camp Trekking commences after a scenic flight or drives from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Pokhara, the serene city glorified with tranquil lakes, falls and caves will offer you a pleasing experience. Before you commence hiking, the beautiful city Pokhara itself offers you a breath-taking view of mountain peaks including Annapurna massif, Dhaulagiri and mesmerizing Machhapuchhre (Fishtail). As you begin to trek in the mountain, you will be mesmerized to see picturesque settlements of different ethnic groups, the high pastures, landscapes, rare species of wildlife and plants and most importantly, the mountain panorama including the majestic Annapurna. The mountain views you will enjoy during your trip are Dhaulagiri (8167), Manasalu, (8156), Annapurna-I (8091), Machhapuchhre (6,996), Nilgiri (6940), Tukuche Peak (6920), Annapurna South ( 7219) and many more. Among them, the most beautiful, Machhapuchhre (Fish-Tail) is the prime attraction to the trekkers.
The availability of hotels, guest houses, and restaurants on the trail makes this trip more luxurious and convenient. A complete insight on the country life of the people, close up views of snow-fed mountain peaks, unique and rare species of wildlife and plants protected by ACAP, gorges, natural ponds, serene lakes, holy religious sites, and caves, natural waterfalls are dominantly popular while trekking to Annapurna Base Camp. Apart from these, the organic food items and vegetables grown in this region offered to the visitors will have a different flavor.