Tag: Annapurna Basecamp

4 June 2021
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The ultimate guide to trekking Annapurna Base Camp

When you trek to Annapurna Base Camp, you stand among some of the most beautiful mountains on the planet. The hike leads you through some incredible scenery, like untouched alpine forests, beautiful waterfalls and picturesque villages along the way. And at base camp itself, you find yourself in an amphitheatre of giant peaks. If all this sounds right up your alley, we’ve got the answer to all of your questions in our ultimate guide to Annapurna Base Camp…

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Is it safe to trek to Annapurna Base Camp?

The Annapurna peaks may be notoriously treacherous, with one peak over 8,000 metres, thirteen peaks over 7,000 metres, and sixteen more over 6,000 metres. But the trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m), by comparison, is a far more manageable hike. The expedition weaves through beautiful scenery, like alpine forests, picturesque villages and past waterfalls. At Base Camp itself, you are surrounded by incredible views of the giant peaks – without having to set off and climb them! On every expedition, you should always be aware of safety. If you’re wondering if it’s safe to trek to Annapurna Base Camp, this post should answer your questions…

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6 facts about Annapurna

Our expedition to Annapurna Base Camp is one of the less challenging that we offer here at Earth’s Edge. But that doesn’t mean it’s any less impressive! While we trek to Base Camp rather than climbing further, we pass through incredible scenery. After all, Annapurna is a fascinating place. If you are intrigued by the region, or want to impress your mates with some fun trivia, read on for our 6 facts about Annapurna…

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How long does it take to trek Annapurna Base Camp?

The trek to Annapurna Base Camp is one of the most beautiful expeditions in the world. Weaving through forests, on riverside trails and past epic waterfalls, this trek is a treat for the senses from the get go. But how long does it take to trek Annapurna Base Camp? How many days are you actually hiking for? Here are some of the answers to your questions…

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How much it costs to trek to Annapurna Base Camp

Whenever we’re planning a big trip, the budget is likely one of the first things we think about. No one needs a nasty surprise late in the game, like hidden costs or unexpected fees. That’s why we’re very upfront about how much our expeditions cost. If you’re wondering how much it costs to trek to Annapurna Base Camp, we’ve got everything you need to know…

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How hard is it to climb to Annapurna Base Camp?

Annapurna is one of the world’s most notorious mountains. In fact, it’s one of the world’s most dangerous mountains to climb. But while the mountain itself is incredibly difficult, it’s also one of the most beautiful. So how do you see this incredible mountain range without the treacherous climb? You trek to Annapurna Base Camp! Our expedition passes through some of the most incredible scenery in the world. But how hard is it to climb to Annapurna Base Camp? Let us fill you in…

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