ABC Trek in October
Most of the trekkers around the world observe nature in depth. ‘It’s the truth that you have the same idea. Nepal is a desirable and suitable place for it. The smiley face on the trail would make you happy. Annapurna Base Camp trek in October has become a favorite travel hub in the modern era. Moreover, as soon as you land in Kathmandu, you feel a different kind of happiness within yourself.
Ever been to the land of mighty hills, Himalayas, traditional villages, farmlands? No, then ‘here’s in-depth about the best trekking destination of Nepal. Annapurna region, the area of legendary climbers. Trekking around the city is worth for livelihood landscapes of mountain peaks and forest areas.
Annapurna Base Camp takes you to the ‘world’s tenth highest mountain peak, Mt. Annapurna. The trekking difficulty is moderate and is comfortable in comparison with Everest Base Camp Trek. Jhinu Danda, one of the destinations in the trekking route would offer you a hot spring bath. And, ‘it’s believed that bathing on that warm spring would make your body away from the evil spirit and keeps the body fresh for a longer time. October is the trekking season in Nepal. ‘It’s worth trekking to Annapurna region during October.
October is also the month of major festivals in Nepal. So, ‘there’s a profit for you. You can get in touch with Nepalese festival, enjoy celebrating it as well as trek to the best trekking trail in the world. Planning for Annapurna Base Camp trek in October is the correct decision. Join us at Adventure Discovery Travel. We promise to make your trek successful, and ‘that’s what we aim.
Highlights of Annapurna Base Camp Trek in October
- Outstanding landscapes of mountain ranges like Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Machhapuchhre and many other mountain ranges
- Poon hill trekking route which is famous for sunrise and sunset views
- Explore the full range of ethnic groups, culture, tradition, and festivals of people
- Travel across the Ghandruk village which is the famous travel destination
- Jhinu Danda natural hot spring bath
- The captivating beauty of Annapurna ranges
- Happy Trail
Weather condition during Annapurna Base Camp Trek in October
Autumn season in Nepal is cherry blossom season. All the creatures look smiley with a cheerful face. October is the beginning month of the autumn season in Nepal. The increasing yearly number of tourist in Nepal is mainly due to the suitable climatic condition. This year, Traffic Jam on Everest Base Camp was viral all over social media.
The daytime temperature ranges from 20- 25 Degree and the night temperature ranges in between 10 – 15 degree during October in the Annapurna region. This temperature may go slightly down depending upon the elevation. Higher the height you travel less will be the temperature and vice versa. The Temperature at the Annapurna Base Camp reaches up to -1 degree.
Likewise, the temperature is 21 degrees in Pokhara, 10 degrees in Ghorepani Poon Hill, 8 in Chhomrong and 5 degrees in Doban. You may face slightly high or low at this temperature because the weather is unpredictable in the Annapurna region.
Additionally, you ‘don’t need to worry about rainfall because the month receives very less moisture in the Annapurna area. But the Pokhara is always rainy. It may rain anytime in Pokhara.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek Difficulty
‘It’s not an easy task getting in and away from the Annapurna Base Camp. One must have strong dedication and physical fitness for it. Walking for an average of 6 hours daily is time-consuming and tedious. Not only that, the uphills and downhills would feel you lazy within an hour. So, positive vibes with a courageous mind would make you feel energetic while trekking in the Annapurna region toward Annapurna Base Camp.
‘There’s no fear of mosquitoes and muddy lands during October month. So, trekking is smooth, but the increasing number of trekkers may rise many problems. ‘Don’t worry, and we have clear ways to tackle all of the issues as well. Some traveler feels secure, and some feel difficult, but the route is the same for both. ‘That’s why we say that your physical fitness matters a lot during the Annapurna Base Camp Trekking in October. Frequent trekker in Nepal ‘may not require guides and porters to trek in Annapurna region.
Role of Adventure Discovery travels for solving trek Difficulties.
- Book the hotels and lodges so that you ‘don’t need to search for the hostels during the trek
- Provide expert guides and porters who will safeguard you during the trekking trail
- Recommend the necessary clothing required
- Work for permits and health insurance
- Solve all your queries regarding the Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour
Accommodation and Food During Annapurna Base Camp Helicopter Tour
You ‘don’t need to carry food items for the trek because most of the tea houses and lodges are open. Indeed, they get packed very soon. The increasing number of trekkers, on the other hand, a constant amount of tea houses and lodges may result from you to adjust with other trekkers in a room.
You can have a clean room with attached bathroom, a bed, blanket, soft pillow, and a mattress in lodges and tea houses. Some tea houses ‘may not have attached bathroom. Hot showers facility is available but ‘that’s paid service.
The famous food that all the lodges and teahouses serve is our national food “Dal, Bhat and curry with pickle.” Every day, you will be served three times a meal. All sorts of foods are available in the teahouses, including traditional dishes, Newari dishes, and western cuisine. Burger, Pancakes, Bread, Pasta, sandwich and drinking beverages like tea, mineral water, coffee, alcohols, etc. are available in almost all the teahouses. We strongly suggest you not to drink any alcoholic items during the Annapurna Base Camp Trek in October.
Packing List for Annapurna Base Camp Trek in October
The most important thing before going for any trekking is the Packing List. You should take exactly the required items. It’s not as easy as you think packing for Annapurna Base Camp Trek. You may face many problems while packing the items. ‘We’ve seen many trekkers buying unnecessary trekking gears, which is costly and worthless.
October month has fantastic weather condition, and you ‘don’t need to carry heavy clothing items. Backpacking will be light with exact clothing items. For that, you need to follow our list of the packing list for ABC trek in October.
Footwear and Trekking Boots
Different types of footwear are available in the market. Hiking boots, trekking socks, and scandal are some of the shoes.
The first item is trekking boots. It may be difficult finding the appropriate trekking boot. The comfortable boots indirectly increase confidence for trekking in higher elevation. The best is to buy waterproof and durable boots. You can find different durable boots available in the market.
You ‘don’t need heavy clothing. October is the cherry blossom month. So, light clothes are okay throughout the trekking trail. Some of the needy garments are as follows:
- Down Jackets
- Thermal Innerwear
- Trekking pants
- Fleece Jackets
First Aid Kits
The essential item is the first aid kit. The trail may be slippery, and you may face minor as well as major wet injuries along the trekking trail. For the instant cure, carrying first aid box is necessary. Below are the items for your first aid kid:
- Antibiotic Gel
- Diamox tablets
- Antiseptic cream
- Vicks vapor rub
Permits for Annapurna Base Camp Trek in October
You need two permits for ABC trek throughout the year. ‘It’s not like you need two for a specific month and different licenses next month. Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP) and TIMS (Trekking Information Management System) Card are two separate permits required for the trek. Typically, both the permits cost USD 20 each. You will be checked 3-4 times on the route for grants. ‘That’s why make sure to carry them all the time. You can easily buy the permits from the Nepal Tourism Board, Kathmandu. If you wish to join Adventure Discovery Travel, we can make the permits ready for you.
Source: Everest Base Camp Helicopter Tour (p) Ltd