Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) Trekking is a moderate trek in Annapurna region of Nepal, which can be done almost all the year, except monsoon. Due to the fear of coronavirus, trekkers doubt to trek to ABC, but as there found no one positive with this China virus, the trek has been begun once the trekkers have started to book and come for the trekking to ABC.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is suitable for all type of travelers, from solo female to group, from mild trekkers to the adventure seekers, family groups with children and so on. The maximum altitude of this trek is 4130 meters, which is the ABC itself, surrounded by the giant Himalayan boulders.
Mt. Annapurna (8091 meters) is the 10th highest Himalayan peak in the world.
There are mainly two popular trekking itinerary for the trekkers, although there are some more. One leads you via Ghorepani Poon Hill that lets you an opportunity to explore the brilliant sunrise view from Poon Hill and an epic excursion through the rhododendron woods which gradually leads you to ABC with several ups and down. The second option is pretty much short and if you are timely bounded, book the Short Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Leaving the lower circuit of Ghorepani Ghandruk trail, the trail splits towards Annapurna base camp descending to Chhomrong. The trail from here is almost uphill that leads you all the way to Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) base camp and further to the ABC. It is also known as the natural amphitheater as the base is like a theater stage. During the winter, the entire region will be covered by the snow that looks awesome.
The cultural aspect of ABC Trek is also rich. The trail is dotted by the ethnic groups- known as Gurung and Magar. They do have their distinct language, customs, festivals as well as the hospitality.
Food and Accommodation in ABC Trek
Wow. Whatever you want, basically from typical Nepali cuisine to the Indian, Chinese and continental foods are available on the trek. But you need to know that it will not be as you eat in your country. So, before ordering foods, make sure you will not waste a big portion. Dal Bhat (rice, lentil and curry), Chapati, mountain pizza, chowmein, momo, noodle soup, Thukpa and many more to eat.
Basic lodges and hotels are available on the ABC Trekking route. Guide of Nepal Kameleon Holidays will book the best available neat and clean hotel for you. But you need to pay for the hot shower separately.
Best Trekking Time
March, April and May
September, October, November
December, January and February as winter trekking
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