Annapurna Base Camp Trek is one of the very popular trekking trails in Annapurna region which is also known as Annapurna Sanctuary Trek. Annapurna Base Camp Trekking is to the base camp of Mt. Annapurna. It offers the finest view of Annapurna I (8091m.), Mt. Fang (7647m.), Gangapurna (7454m), Annapurna South (7273m.), Mt. Fishtail (6997m.), and Glacier Dome. The approach to the base camp is through Modi Khola valley.
ABC Trek is excellent trek for first time trekkers in Himalaya Nepal. The trekking offer you full of natural beauty including beautiful forest of rhododendron, oak, pine and many other trees. The flowering vegetation along the way makes anyone feel it is the natural garden. The exploration of unique culture of Magar and Gurung ethnicity is another aspect of the trek. The hospitality of the people of the region can be a good example of respective attitude towards the visitors. The region is perfect for both the adventure seekers and nature explorers.
Visitors can see different kinds of birds and animals while trekking including some rare animals like snow leopard, musk deer etc. as the region is a conserved area by ACAP. The picturesque view of the landscape is very attractive in Annapurna region. The best season for trekking Annapurna region is from March to May and September to December. Annapurna Base Camp Trek Via Poonhill which passes through Birethanti, Ghorepani and reaches a Gurung village called Chhomrong at the altitude of 2660m. The route continues past by Hinko cave and reaches to a pass between Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhre peaks.
Day 01 Arrival in Pokhara. Pick up and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02 One hour drive to Nayapul by local bus, trek to Tikhedhunga (1577 mt.). Walking 4 hours. Overnight at guest house.
Day 03 Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2835mt.). Walking 6 ½ hours. Overnight at guest house.
Day 04 Early morning hike to Poon Hill (3210 mt.) to see 220 degree panoramic view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range and sunrise, trek to Tadapani (2520 mt.).Walking 4 ½ hours. Overnight at guest house.
Day 05 Tadapani to Sinuwa (2300 m.). Walking 6 hours. Overnight at guest house.
Day 06 Sinuwa to Deurali (3300 mt.). Walking 4 hours. Overnight at guest house.
Day 07 Deurali to ABC (4130 mt.). Walking 4 ½ hours. Overnight at guest house.
Day 08 Retreat trek to Bamboo (2300 mt.). Overnight at guest house.
Day 09 Bamboo to Jhinu Danda (1600 mt.).Walking 5 hours. Overnight at guest house.
Day 10 Jhinu Danda to Nayapul (1600 mt.).Walking 6 hours and drive back to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel.