Quite simply one of the best treks you’ll ever make
Trek along the Modi Khola valley and marvel at the Annapurna range towering over you. This walk to the incredible mountain amphitheatre known as the “sanctuary” takes you to Annapurna I south face base camp. The Sanctuary’s commanding position in the heart of the Annapurnas makes the mountains seem so close, you could reach out and touch them.
|SUMMARY||14 Day Trip
10 days point-to-point trek
3 nights Kathmandu
1 night Pokhara
|ACCOMMODATION||4 nights hotels, guesthouses|
|TREK ACCOMMODATION||9 nights teahouses|
|TRANSPORT||Private bus, jeep, Plane|
|WHEN TO VISIT||Oct to Dec, Feb to May|
|ALTITUDE MAX||4,131 m (13,550 ft) Annapurna Base Camp|
|ALTITUDE AVG||2,450 m (8,036 ft)|
- Involves trekking of up to 6-7 hours a day at a steady pace (at altitude, as we approach Sanctuary);
- Involves some steep climbing, although not very difficult;
- Significant risk of avalanches along the route between Doban and Machapurchare BC.