The Annapurna Sanctuary trekking route to Annapurna base camp with breathtaking Himalayan views starting from Annapurna foothill is a classic trail in the region. The trip takes 11 days to complete the journeys which known as short ABC trekking holiday too. Crossing the Gurung villages, rhododendron forests, various rivers and ultimately panoramic views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Range, this really does fill your heart with joy. Starting the trek from Kande (1,770m), other days we continue trek to Jhinu (1,780m), Bamboo (2,335m), Deurali (3,200m) and finally Annapurna base camp (4,130m.) It takes 5 walking days from Pokhara to get ABC (which is destination of the tip). Along the trail we can see the breathtaking mountain peaks like Mt. Machhapuchhre (6,993m), Annapurna I (8,091m), Annapurna II, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Baraha Shikhar, Singu Chuli, Gagapurna and Tent Peak. Annapurna Sanctuary (Annapurna conservation area) is one of the classic trekking trails and every trekker want to explore its beauty to make their lifetime experience.
From the Annapurna base camp, the 360-degree dramatic views are panoramic when the sun hits in the morning and sets in the evening, which really makes you feel you are walking towards “heaven of the Earth”. March, April & May in spring and September, October & November in autumn are the best seasons for hiking toward Annapurna Sanctuary. Hopefully, this trail will fulfill your adventure trekking dream in Annapurna region.
Annapurna sanctuary trekking trip highlights
- Private guided trek for 11 days inside Annapurna Area Conservation Project (ACAP)
- Splendid view of Annapurna range, Machhapuchhare (Mt. Fishtail), Hiunchuli, and other high peaks from Annapurna base camp
- Walk through waterfalls, streams, forest of rhododendron & bamboo etc.
- Experience local Gurung community culture
- Enjoy the Himalayan view throughout the trip