July 27, 2019
Nepal is a chain of Himalayan country with snow tapestry and it is heavenly made natural country.
The Pale arid desert trekking region Upper mustang and Dolpo are the most exotic and remote trekking destinations in Nepal similarly, the most visited trekking region the Everest, Annapurna trekking region likewise The Manaslu trekking region, Langtang and many other newly opened trekking routes are in Nepal.
There are so many natural and cultural sites are in Nepal from South to North, this is why Nepal is a beautiful country for adventure and religious travelers in The world. As a matter of fact there are so many travelers comes to Nepal for the purpose of trekking, hiking and Tour.
The major facts to visit Nepal is almost with the purpose of visiting high Himalaya region in to the North side of Nepal, similarly , Nepal treks- Annapurna base camp is the best hiking spot to enjoy the trip with towering tall rolling hills, pristine mountains and verdant forest.
Respectively, if anybody looking for moderate category hiking on a low Budget or luxury style trekking package in Annapurna region than the Annapurna base camp will be the best trekking destination to witness the magical mountain view and local Gurung culture.
From the total visitors of Nepal about two 3rd of trekkers, decide their trekking destination to Annapurna region including Annapurna base camp trekking, however there are many stunning trekking and hiking trails in Nepal but the top 5 best trekking Trails of Nepal is Annapurna base camp through Ghorepani Poonhill.
No Doubt there are so many reasons why Annapurna base camp is so popular trail in Nepal but here are the major 5 top reasons as bellows:
Nepal is a excellent country to witness the world most tallest mountain peaks. Annapurna region itself is heavenly made trekking destination with the linkage of Massif Himalaya chain.
Annapurna base camp trekking can be done within 7 days if you prefer to follow the short cut way , if not this trek is a 10 days trekking through Ghorepani Poonhill. The ABC trek begin after 2 hours drive from Pokhara than we follow the popular Annapurna trekking route ascending to Ghorepani, Poon hill, Tadapani, Chhomurung similarly Sinuwa, MBC than to Annapurna base camp.
The view of magical Annapurna panorama starts when you reach at Ulleri the second day than almost every day till you reach at Annapurna base camp you will have excellent Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Annapurna panorama.
During Annapurna base camp trek- literally your destination is at the base of Annapurna south but the pristine Mountain views are all there surrounding you including the world 10th highest peak- Mt. Annapurna one.
According to the research and the honest word from ABC hikers , it is one of the unbelievable trekking destination who wish to explore the high Himalaya view in a up close view.
The geographical features of Annapurna base camp trekking is certainly moderate which means all types of mountain lovers can make this trip and put it in the future touring/ trekking bucket list.
This trek begins officially from Pokhara, than to Nayapul with 1.30 minute drive. This trek begins from low land at 1075 m Nayapul than slowly day ways, the altitudes will rise up.
There two option to go to Pokhara from the capital city of Nepal, either by flight to Pokhara or by Bus, easy access to go to Pokhara than itinerary ways follow the trail and tea houses all the way to Annapurna base Camp. In case if there are bad weather and can’t fly in to Pokhara from Kathmandu, still you can take private or public bus, jeep to Pokhara so that it is ideal choice trekking route for hikers.
The Access of food, tea house, internet, battery charging and other similar necessities will be provided by the tea house. Similarly, if someone get sick the route of ABC there are primary hospital and villages. There is no risk of mountain sickness too, however in the matter fact, Annapurna base camp trekking is a moderate and easy access to visit for all kind of visitors.
Throughout the walking holiday during Annapurna base camp, you get an immense opportunity to experience the tradition of Gurung, Magar(Poon),mixed other tribes and beautifully made local villages and tea Houses along the trekking trails.
The local people usually make their houses in their own local technology and use the common woods from Rhododendron. While you are walking though out the verdant forest there are so many mystical landscapes and uncountable rolling hills in the valley.
From Nayapul or Phedi when you hike up the village of countryside area of Annapurna region, there are various groups from all different caste and religion similarly the higher up of the trek, the Gurung and Poon ethnicity are the major populated ethnicity.
However, Annapurna base camp is no doubt is popular trekking route but the diverse culture and nature are the strong reason why many people prefer ABC trekking.
One of the best reasons visiting ABC is tranquility. The trekking route mostly goes through the forest covered by rhododendron and Bamboo. The first few days trekking you are passing the cultural villages and mostly Pine and rhododendron forest. Trekking during spring march and April is the best month if you wise to see the all various colors of rhododendron flowers , these are the months and also the sky get clear every day, means you have both mountain view and The scenic view of forest.
Similarly, the upper part of ABC trek above Chhomrung village there are so many bamboo which is really picturesque and greenery. A part of seeing Mountain View during this trek, the verdant forest of Rhododendron and Bamboo are another attraction/highlights of Annapurna base camp trekking. The local people from Sinuwa, Bamboo, Dovan and Himalaya use Bamboo to make small inn for animals, and storage the goods furthermore they eat it also Bamboo shoots, got high percentage of Protein.
Trekking to Annapurna is not only about to see the pristine Mountain and village it is also to see something local. There are many water falls, river and magical view of terrace field along the route of ABC including naturally made Hot spring at Jhinu Danda.
The Hot spring is located along ABC trekking route hence; most of the trekkers stop one night at least here and enjoy the bath at Hot spring. There are 3 major pool next to the Modi river flowing down from ABC and MBC Glacier. The tiring leg after many days ascending and descending in the mountain the few hours bathing makes you lot refresh and relief.