Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek Overview
Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek is specially designed for those travelers, who wish to explore the exotic Annapurna Base Camp within budget. The Annapurna Region is located in Nepal's central north, ranging from the Kali Gandaki River in the west to the Marshyangdi River in the east, together with the Lamjung Himal, which is Nepal's second most popular trekking region after Everest.
Each year a huge number of trekkers visit Annapurna Base Camp to marvel at nature’s splendor. The Budget Annapurna Base Camp Trek offers a wonderful combination of natural and cultural elements of this region.
Observing flora and fauna such as rhododendron, pine, spruce, and fir trees, as well as reptiles, gharials, leopard, langur monkeys, rhesus monkeys, bear, and musk deer, and taking advantage of this Budget ABC trek to enjoy the best panoramic mountain views of mountains such as Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhare (Fishtail), Hiunchuli, Himchuli Barahi Shikhar, Glacier Dome, Gangapurna, and hundreds of other lesser peaks.
Our Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek is one of Nepal's best classic excursions as this Budget ABC trek is the most cost-effective and high-quality option to see the beauty of the Annapurna Region.
This inexpensive excursion is a custom-designed itinerary that allows you to enjoy the trek on a budget without sacrificing safety, fun, or exploration. The trip is completed in 9 days from your arrival to departure and the max altitude you gain on this trip is 4,130 m. Spring and Fall are the best seasons to relish the beauty of the surrounding mountains.
The discovery and experience of this budget trek are more in line with a standard trekking package.
Trip Highlights of Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek
- At 4130m, reach and spent a night at the highest elevation of Annapurna Base Camp.
- Experience amazing culture and traditions in Ghandruk and Chhomrong, two popular Gurung villages.
- The Annapurna Base Camp offers a spectacular view of the dawn (Sunrise) and dusk (Sunset).
- Witness the remarkable view of Himchuli, Annapurna South, which offers breathtaking views. Annapurna I, Glacier Dome, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhare, and other numerous peaks.
Best Season for Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek
The Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek is best done during the spring (March to May) and autumn (last week of September to mid-December) seasons. The weather is consistent at these times, and the mountain vistas are spectacular, resulting in the greatest experience. The weather can be unpredictable during the monsoon, and the rain can make the paths slippery and hazardous. Due to the severe temperatures, winter hiking may not be suited for everyone. However, anyone capable of completing the walk in the winter will be rewarded with spectacular views, extra snow, and enjoyment.
The difficulty level of Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek
This 9-day Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek is a moderately demanding trek that takes you to 4130 meters above sea level (ABC). For the most part, you'll be trekking across high hills and semi-rocky terrain. While prior trekking expertise is not required, it will make the climb much easier. This journey is best suited to persons who are physically active and have good stamina. Because much of the trail is at relatively low heights, altitude sickness is rarely a concern.
Permits & Entrance for Annapurna Base Camp Budget Trek
- Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) Permit cost - $30.00 Per Person
- Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) Card cost- USD 10.00 P/P for group trekkers
- Local Rural Municipality fees
Note: All Entrance fees will be included in the Trekking package, provided by Himalayan Trekkers.