Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a famous trek in the Annapurna Region. Annapurna Base Camp is situated at an altitude of 4130 m from the sea level. This trek is also known as ABC trek, a trek which is full of excitement to the trekkers. According to the Government of Nepal this area receives almost 70,000 trekkers a year.
The trek moves along the Oak and Rhododendron forests. Rhododendron flowers blooming on the hills makes the scenery more beautiful for the trekkers during the spring season. And the panoramic view of the Himalayas including Annapurna ranges, Machhapuchhre and other mountain ranges from a close range makes the trek more interesting and lively.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a relatively shorter trek that can be completed within 11 days by regular Annapurna Base Camp Trekking Guide and within 14 days by the trekkers looking for a relax trek to the base camp. This trek is a unique experience for adventurers, beginners and experts alike. Trekkers get an opportunity to behold the high raising Himalayan peaks from as close as you can imagine. It is reputed trekking route for the trekkers all over the world. ABC offers spectacular and dramatic panoramic view of the snow-capped peaks.
As the trekking route moves along the Gurung and Magar villages, trekkers get a feeling of participating in the exhibition of various cultural groups. The scenic view of Machhapuchhre (6,993 m), Annapurna I (8091 m) and Hiunchuli (6,441 m) can be seen on the trekking route, these views and the surrounding environment’s attraction will last with the trekkers for a long time and will make them return to the place again. ABC trek will make your tour worth it. ABC trek is also very much affordable trek. Even the low budgeted traveler can find this trek pretty reasonable and suits to various age group people.
Autumn and Spring seasons are regarded as the best seasons for the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. Large number of trekkers Trek in Annapurna region during the months of September, October, November, March, April and May. Which makes the route a bit crowded at the peak seasons. The weather of this region is sunny and warm with outstanding views. Winter season, I, e. during the months of December, January and February could be the best option for the trekkers wishing to avoid crowds and who want to enjoy some alone time with nature.