Australian camp trekking hiking is one of the short treks, closed to Pokhara, located in beautiful foot hills of the Annapurna, and leads us 2000 meter (6561 ft.) above. The trek offers the stunning views of Annapurna mountain range. Through this trek you can get the opportunity to explore yourself in Himalayan glory and observe the culture and lifestyles of people of Annapurna region.
Australian Camp trek is an easy trek to beautiful foothill of Annapurna and suits for all age group. This short trek can lead you upto 2000 meter and bestow sensation of majestic Himalayas. Sunset and Sunrise view is another popular mania to achieve while in this trek. The trek passes through dense forests in hillsides and through villages in mountains where we occasionally stop for our lunch and taking long sights of mountains.
Starting with scenic drive from Kathmandu and roaming around Pokhara then Trekking until we reach Australian Camp, this trek is short and doesn’t need any experience. We pass through Hyanjakot and Dhampus villages which are worth photographed. Then observe mountains along the trail before we finally experience Sunset in the evening which is followed by Sunrise in the morning.
1. How difficult is a trek to Australian Camp and how can we prepare?
Trek to Australian Camp is an easy trek as compared to others. And our company also provides well-skilled guides and potters to help you during the trek. People with weak ankles, lungs, hearts problems may suffer more difficulty on trekking. Well preparation is needed for every trek.
2. What about safety measurements and altitude sickness do the guides and porters have their insurance in Australian Camp trek?
Worrying for safety measurements? Our guides having long experience are much professional for handling such issues with various means of safety measurements. For common health issues like: a headache, common cold, diarrhea, vomiting, we provide you first aid medicines. In case of being sick on the mountain, Sunrise Adventure Trek will make proper arrangements rescue by helicopter, for this, you should have better travel insurance. If our guide and porters may suffer from sickness, they have also traveled and medical insurance and we will also rescue by helicopter.
3. What about guide & porter, do they have well training?
Guides and potters provided to our guests had the complete accomplishment of several trainings required for their professions by the Ministry of Nepal Tourism. Having good experience in the tourism sector as a guide or potter, make easy to explain all the information required for trekking and can create a very familiar environment to the guests.
4. What about communication system during the trek?
As all the porters and guides are well certified by the Ministry of Nepal tourism they can easily understand and speak English languages during the trek. On the other hand, we can also provide you guides and potters according to your own understanding languages.
5. Do I need to give tips to guide and potter and if how much?
It’s difficult to mention about tipping which is up to your happiness, but guides and potters do expect the tips at the end of the trip. However, normally people can give minimum 10% of their total payment to the guide and porter.
6. What kind of food, drinking water and accommodation do we have on Australian Camp trek?
Trek to Australian Camp with Sunrise Adventure Trek includes trekking lodges or guest houses as accommodation with twin bed sharing room if you are in a group and if you are a solo traveler, you have the private room. Regarding meals, we will have some options to choose like: continental foods, Italian, Indian and Chinese cuisine etc. For drinking water, you can buy the mineral bottles or safe drinking water from the hotel either you can bring water tablets.
7. How many hours should I walk per day and what happened if I am a slow walker in the group?
Normally, we have to walk around 5 to 7 hours per day, if you are slow in walk the team leader will professionally manage to you walking with our assistance guide and potter.