"Explore the western Himalayan foothills and beautiful remote villages on our short Annapurna Base Camp Trek for 10 days. Unwind and enjoy breathtaking mountain panorama"
As per the trekkers, one of the most famous and adventurous treks in the Himalayas is the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. We have a 10 days long itinerary that explores the Annapurna Sanctuary, home to hundreds of flora and fauna. The trail winds through the remote villages resided by locals from different communities and lush forests of rhododendron.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek 10 days takes you to the lap of one of the deadliest eight-thousander mountains to climb, Mt. Annapurna. It is also the tenth highest mountain in the world. Also popularly known as the Annapurna Sanctuary trek, this is perfect for beginner trekkers.
We have designed a short Annapurna Base Camp Trek itinerary for travellers looking for a short getaway in the Himalayas. The trek is remarkable. It lets you escape from the bustle of modern life into the woods amidst towering snowy mountains. You learn to live a simple life and get to have a peek into the lifestyle & culture of the locals.
Situated at 4,130 metres, Annapurna Base Camp offers a stunning mountain panorama. You spend the night at the base camp, unlike the famous Everest Base Camp Trek. The views during the trek are breathtaking.
You get to witness excellent views of the lush green hills and valleys. The entire trekking route is decorated with mountains and peaks. Some of the mountains you witness during the Annapurna Base Camp trekking are Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), Mt. Fishtail (6,993 m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6,441 m), Mt. Nilgiri (7,061 m), etc.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek route
Our Annapurna Base Camp Trek 10 days begins with a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. From Pokhara, we drive to Nayapul and ascend to Ghandruk. In Ghandruk, we spend our first night. The trail then ascends via lush forests to Sinuwa.
The trail then passes by Kuldi Ghar and steeply ascends through the dense forest of bamboo to Deurali. From here onwards, we continue trekking on an uphill route to Annapurna Base Camp, which passes by Machhapuchhre Base Camp.
The next day, we’ll retrace our path to Sinuwa and drop down to Kyumi. A short drive from here takes us to Pokhara, and we drive back to Kathmandu the following day.
Trek to Annapurna Base Camp is moderate. The terrain is forested and rough. There are many ascents and descents along the way. The trekkers need to walk 6 to 7 hours a day on average.
There are a few steep and rocky parts too. Overall, the trail is not challenging in terms of technical climbing but requires good fitness and stamina. No previous trekking is needed for Annapurna Base Camp Trek.
The highest point we touch during the Annapurna Base Camp Trek is the base camp itself. As the trail ascends above 4,000 metres, there is a risk of altitude sickness.
Our Annapurna Base Camp Trek itinerary is designed maintaining under 500 metres ascent every day. You do not have to worry about altitude sickness while trekking with us.
If you follow some precautions like keeping yourself hydrated and not consuming alcoholic drinks or smoking, then you can avoid altitude sickness during the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking.
To prepare for the Annapurna Base Camp Trek, all you have to do is work on your walking hours and stamina. If possible, we recommend you go on a few hikes before the trek begins.
You can do cardio activities like swimming, running, jogging, cycling, etc to increase your stamina. Other than physical preparation, you also have to prepare your mind to deal with limited facilities while trekking and break in your new shoes.
To book Annapurna Base Camp Trek 2022 or Annapurna Base Camp Trek 2023 spring/autumn, you can send us your booking request through our site. Click on the book button on the package and complete the process. It's quite easy and takes only a few minutes.
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Also, check out these beginner-friendly trekking packages - Langtang Valley Trek, Everest View Trek, Jomsom Muktinath Trek, Mardi Himal Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, and EBC Luxury trek.