Annapurna base camp trek is one of the famous trek among the trekkers. Annapurna Mountain also known as Morshiadi is the tenth highest mountain in the whole world, standing tall at 8,091m. The majestic mountain is located on the Annapurna massif in north-central region of this beautiful Himalayan country Nepal.
After the successful first expedition done in 1950, over the decades this mountain region has been one of the favorites to trek for mountaineers and Annapurna Base Camp Trek has become the idyllic choice for trekking in Nepal, for serious mountaineers and trekking enthusiasts alike. Annapurna 1 is known as one of the most dangerous mountains to climb.
Along with Annapurna 1, the tenth highest peak in the world, the mighty Annapurna Himalayan Range consists of thirteen other peaks higher than 8000m and 16 other peaks over the height of 7000m. The Base Camp trek provides the trekkers with the once in a life time opportunity to gaze at the western Himalayans of Nepal such as Himchuli, Annapurna south, Annapurna 3 and Gangapurna among others.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek also known as the Sanctuary is under the protection of Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) within 7,639 km square periphery. It is the country’s first and biggest conservation site.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a 13 days trip in total if we count from the day of arrival in vibrant city of Kathmandu. The Annapurna Base Camp trek is designed especially for trekking enthusiasts who are restricted time-wise. However, there will be no compromises in the amount of fun, adventure and sightseeing. We will walk for 5 to 7 hours every day.