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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek

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Trip Highlights:-

1) An adventurous journey to the base camp of Mount Annapurna.

2) Awesome views of Mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Fishtail along the way.

3) Scenic hike across typical ethnic villages, landscapes, valleys and scenic jungles.

4) Natural hot spring in ‘Jhinu Danda’.

Annapurna Base Camp, one of the best classical treks in world grants heart moving Mountain View along with an opportunity to experience the typical villages, local people and traditional way of living life in Himalaya of Nepal.

Mt. Annapurna is known as world’s top ten highest peaks (8091m) located in the western Himalayan region of Nepal. Journey to Annapurna Base Camp goes at an altitude of about 4,130 meters above sea level. It is a very popular trek in the world which offers the splendid walk through diverse landscapes, snowy peaks, hilly gorges, green forest, and faunas. It is one of the popular choices among diverse outdoor enthusiasts, from a solo female traveler to hiker traveling in groups to Nepal. The best part of this trek is trekkers chance to capture jaw-dropping Annapurna Himal along with beautiful early morning sunshine. So this region is also known as the soul of Nepal.

Way to Annapurna base camp begins from Pokhara city, one of the finest city of Nepal. Trekkers can observe the stunning view of mount Fishtail (Machhapuchhre) on the way. The trek is even more attractive in spring. The whole forest along the way is covered with blooming colorful rhododendron flowers. Anyone can undertake this place any time of the year except during monsoons (July-August).

An adventure journey to the base camp of Annapurna is also considered to be the safest and moderate in case of difficulties. It takes at least 10 to 14 days for the completion of the whole trip to this place. It won’t be wrong to say people can witness the mother of nature if their trip is to Annapurna Base Camp.

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Most Popular Trekking Routes in Everest Region

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Nepal and trekking have been synonyms to each other. Nepal is a home to the famous trekking routes famous all over the world. Nasty roads, iconic Himalayas, high altitudes walk-offs, a little hard work but as a result the trials end up with the amazing, mesmerizing, beautiful and panorama views of the mountains, landscapes, valleys, gorge, river and its peculiar floras and faunas. Not limited with natural beauty, you can also live witness the tradition, culture and lifestyles of the native Nepalese as if you are living the same. Depending on the difficulty and time duration, you have many options to choose but some of the famous and often visited trekking zones are Sagarmatha (Everest) region, Langtang RegionAnnapurna RegionDolpo RegionKanchenjunga RegionMakalu Region and the list goes on. Among the mentioned ones, Everest (Sagarmatha) region has been top on the list as it is often visited and popular among the trekkers. The home to the highest peak- Mount Everest, about 37000 people visit Everest region every year. This can be considered to be the milestone in the life as anyone dreams to visit Everest at least once in their lifetime as no one would love to stay abandoned from the beauty, and the views of this region. The view of mountain peaks in front of the eyes, walk through the rhododendron jungle, trek in the high attitudes, waving out your sweats by the cold water of the gorges, this region is a perfect combination of pain and relief. Floated in the vast areas, you again have many options to adopt here in this region and we are here to notify you briefly about some of the most popular hiking routes in the Everest region.

1. Everest Base Camp Trek

Starting from the Kathmandu city to the lap of the Mount Everest i.e. Everest Base Camp, this route is among the moderate leveled trekking route. Initiated by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa, the trek to Everest Base Camp will be an opportunity to have the best view of Mount Everest and the peaks around it, go through Khumbu’s nasty valleys and visit the Buddhist monasteries. Along with the natural beauty, you can know about the culture of the Sherpas. This is a trek of about a couple of weeks and you can visit the given link to have the detailed information. Click here.

2. Gokyo Ri Trek

Somehow similar as the Everest Base Camp trek, Gokyo Ri trek is a visit to witness the natural beauty of gorgeous Gokyo valley. The region offers you the fresh beauty of the Gokyo valley, lakes and glaciers (Ngozumpa Glacier- the largest glacier) situated around it and the chance to have a view of beautiful mountains peaks of Mount Everest, Cho Oyu, Lhotse, and Makalu. The following link will help you to know more about Gokyo Ri trek: Click here.

3. Everest Three high Passes Trek

Everest Three High Passes Trek is the best trekking route if you are interested to experience the real thrill and challenge on the Himalayas. This trek is named as so because this route goes through three passes Kongma La Pass (5,535/18,159ft), Cho La Pass (5420m/17,782ft) and Renjo La Pass (5,340m/17,520ft). Not limited with the high altitudes, this route leads you to Kalapatthar, Gokyo Ri and the Gokyo lakes. Mountains peaks, beautiful landscapes and the culture make you feel visit here but the real challenge is those three passes. Click here for more info.

4. Everest Panorama View Trek

No much time? But no worries, Everest panorama trek will not take much of your time but will give much more memories to take with. This is a short trek to the Everest region. This route is full of natural scenarios as you can have a look at the peaks of Lhotse, Thamserku, Ama Dablam and the Everest- highest landmark on the earth. Along with it, this regions carries its peculiar culture, traditions and lifestyles of the great Sheraps. So anyone would love to visit this place because of its combo features of natural and cultural beauties. Click here for more info.

5. Everest Base Camp Classic Trek

The first time this route was followed by Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgey Sherpa to attempt Mt. Everest in 1953. That is why this route is still popular for the trekkers who wants to follow the trail which was created by the legends. More or less similar with the EBC trek, this trekking route has a bit more of drive. Everest base camp classic trek route is also a fullest of natural and cultural beauties. The views of Ama Dablam, Cho You, Luptse, Nuptse, a short visit to Kalapathar to witness the possible closer view of Everest, and Lush rhododendron forests, Buddhist monasteries, Sherpa settlements, colorful prayer flags, deep gorges, fast flowing rivers, waterfalls and the unique suspension bridges are among the available list that you can enjoy here. On the other hand, this route is famous for Jiri, a beautiful town known as the Switzerland of Nepal. Click here for more information.

Mardi Himal Trekking

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Mardi Himal Trekking is one of the alternative and unspoiled trekking routes of Annapurna Himalayan region. It is located east of the Modi River, across the valley of Hiunchuli. Pristine mountain views, beautiful valleys, mixed local culture and landscape hills are the attraction of the trek. Mardi Himal Trekking moderate you an off the beaten track and take away from busy trails. The first attempt of Mardi Himal was made in 1961 route via East Flank and it is the only used so far. Only camping or tented trekking is possible to do in relevant areas. The trek is one of the bitten Eco-tourism based trekking destinations in beautiful Annapurna region.

Mardi Himal Trekking begins from Phedi after an hour drive from Pokhara. Along the trail, you will be welcomed by magnificent views of the world’s famous and most beautiful mountains including Annapurna I (8091m), Dhaulagiri, (8167m), Annapurna II (7937m), Annapurna III (7555m), Annapurna south (7219m), Hiunchuli (6441m), Fishtail (6988m). This trek is a unique experience for the travelers with humming and friendliness activities of local people and trails venture into the thick forest. We move ascend through traditional villages, pristine oak and rhododendron forest to an alpine campsite.

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Trekking in Nepal Himalayas

Have your ever been to the Himalayas of Nepal? If not, visit once and it will be worth visit in your lifetime. Hike through remote valleys, gigantic mountains, pristine lakes and rivers, wilderness jungle, crossing high passes and thrilling suspension bridge and rugged trails, isn’t sound thrilling? Check out some of the glimpse photos of Nepal Trekking.

Popular 5 Short Treks of Nepal

Nepal- The land to almighty Himalayas, and also known as one of the best trekking destinations all around the globe. From easy trekking routes to the difficult ones, you can have chance to set off on any level of trekking routes as per your choice and comfort. Now talking about the best time or season to have the trekking experiences, we would like to request all of you to pack up your bags on Spring or autumn season. These two seasons can be termed as the king of all the seasons as these seasons seem to be clear, friendly and moderate. Clear in sense the weather will be clear and clean and friendly in sense there won’t be any natural blockage like heavy rainfall, snowfall and like these. On the other hand, the national flower of Nepal, Rhododendron gets blossomed so beautifully in these seasons.

In this post, we are here to give you short information about some of the best short and popular trekking destinations in Nepal (in terms of flow of the tourists).

1.      The Royal Trek

The royal treks is all about exploring the beauty of Annapurna Range and the beauties around the region, and have a trek up to the maximum altitude of 1760 m. This trek is of 6 days starting from beautiful Pokhara city which is called city of lakes.  This region offers you the beauty of the almighty Annapurna peak and other mountains of the Annapurna Range. On the other hand you can witness the beautiful terraced farmings and some lakes too. You can visit the given link for more info: http://glorioushimalaya.com/trekking-and-hiking/the-royal-trek/

2.      Nagarkot Chisapani Trek

This is one of the trekking routes near to the Kathmandu valley. Starting from the Sundarijal and ending at Bhaktapur, this trek is of about 3 days. Nagarkot is a famous spot for both internal and external tourists. Exploring this route means exploring the beauty around the Kathmandu valley where you can enjoy the views of different mountain peaks, and sunrise and sunset. Plus you can study the culture of the local people. For more information you can visit the given link: http://glorioushimalaya.com/trekking-and-hiking/chisapani-nagarkot-trek/

3.      Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

This is among the most preferred trekking routes for both national and international tourists. Starting from Kathmandu and ending at Pokhara, this route will make you walk for around 6 days and at the altitude of 3120m. Having a trek on this route will be a good chance to view out the beauty of Annapurna region and know about the culture and tradition of people living there. Similar to other routes this route also offers you the view of beautiful mountain peaks, plus you can have the chance to start your day with the view of Sunrise from the Poonhill. Addition to this, you can also have a hike through rhododendron forest. For more information you can visit the given link: http://glorioushimalaya.com/trekking-and-hiking/annapurna-sunrise-trek/

4.      Everest View Trek

Everest View Trek is a walk towards the glimpse of Mount Everest- world’s highest mountain peak and other peaks too. This trek is of about 6 days going up to the altitude of 3860m. This route is not only naturally luring but also has some religious and cultural richness too. This route is a gateway to Mount Everest base camp. Along with the natural beauties, you can also visit the Tengboche Gumba and many more ancient monasteries. The trek in this area will let you know about the living styles of the Sherpas too. Passing through the Namche Bazaar, the main and final destinations will be Tengboche.  For more information you can visit the given link: http://glorioushimalaya.com/trekking-and-hiking/glimpse-of-everest-trek/

5.      Mohre Dada Trek

6 days of walking, and conquering the altitude of 3,300 meters, this route is a good short an newly opened trekking route in Annapurna Region. Starting and ending the trek at Kathmandu, this route will help you witness the natural and cultural beauties of Annapurna region. There is no any doubt that you can have the splendid view of beautiful mountain peaks, rivers and some faunas, you can also explore the villages and the lifestyle of people living there from a closer angle. So enriched with natural and cultural beauties, this route will surely satisfy you. For more information you can visit the given link: http://glorioushimalaya.com/trekking-and-hiking/mohare-danda-trek/

Everest Panorama View Trek

Everest Panorama view trek is a short hiking trip around the beautiful Khumbu region, particularly around Everest, the giant among giants. As the name suggests; this trek offers panoramic views of the majestic Mt Everest and other Himalayan peaks. Venture program best suits avid travelers who want to visit the Himalayas but do not have time for longer treks. Novices in trekking can also experience real backpacking while on this trip and made your proud feelling after seen the world highest peak.

The trek starts after an early morning flight from Kathmandu city to Lukla. On the first day we trek to Phakding and stay overnight at lodge. The next day, we make our way to Namche bazar which is also known as the gateway of Mount Everest. After a day’s rest in Namche Bazaar, we head off to Tengboche. Tengboche is famous for its ancient Buddhist monastery. After Tengboche, we make our won way back to Lukla via Khumjung and Phakding village.
Everest panorama view trek is known as glimpse of Everest trek. If you do not have enough time to trek for long time and willing to see Mount Everest then why not just trek up to Namche Bazaar as well as Everest view hotel. This hotel is the view point which provides breathtaking views of mountain ranges. You can have some tea, coffee at hotel. You can see main peaks from right hand side Mt Kusum Kangaru 6370m., Thamserku 6618m., Kantega 6783m, Ama Dablam 6814m., Island peak 6165m, Lhotse 8516m., Everest 8848m., Nuptse 7864m., Taboche peak 6495m., Kwangde 6187m. and many more peaks. By the way, above Namche bazaar, there is one airport which is known as highest airport in the world and called Syangboche airport, situated at 3820m above sea level. At this trek, you can visit the large Sherpa villages of Khumbu. In Khumjung, there is a monastery where you can see the Yeti’s skull as well as hospital, it is the first hospital in Khumbu region built by Himalayan trust in 1966.