About Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is also known as the Annapurna Sanctuary Trek is one of the best trekking routes in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It lies on the foothill of Annapurna Range. This trekking route is moderate and suitable for trekkers of all ages. Annapurna Sanctuary Trek begins in the beautiful lowland terraced foothills of Pokhara Valley and ends at Nayapul passing through the beautiful villages of different ethnic groups mostly Gurungs with the opportunity to experience their culture and lifestyle.
This trek offers spectacular views of the majestic snow-capped mountains of the Annapurna Range like Machhapuchre (one of the sacred mountains of Nepal), Annapurna, Hiunchuli, Gangapurna, and many more mountains with amazing rhododendron & bamboo forests along the way. You will have the chance to encounter many wildlife and rare wildflowers as well. The main highlight of this trek is the Annapurna Base Camp (4130 M), which provides the visitors with the majestic 360-degree view of the Annapurna range. The best time to trek is from Feb-May and Sep-Dec even though it is possible to trek in any time of the year.