About Annapurna Trekking

Dwelling towards the central-west region of Nepal, trekking around Annapurna region in Nepal has been one of the prominent tourist choices. The enthralling trekking trials, availability of cosy accommodations, and the wide range of trekking choices bestowing exclusive Himalayan views and cultural delights are the key features of Annapurna trekking. Popularly admired for the spectacular panoramic views of Mt. Annapurna (8091m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Mt. Manaslu (8163m), Mt. Tilicho (7134m), and Mt. Machhapuchhre (6993m), Annapurna trekking also bestows lowland sceneries, encounter of exotic wildlife, lush hills decorated with varieties of flora, and a great opportunity to witness world’s deepest gorge, Kali Gandaki. From rich natural diversity to cultural glee, Annapurna region in Nepal has it all. If you are a true nature lover and mountain enthusiast then, Annapurna trekking is an ideal option for you. Some of the most popular Annapurna region treks are listed down below;

  • Annapurna Circuit Trek
  • Ghorepani- Poonhill Trek
  • Annapurna Base Camp Trek
  • Pilgrimage Tour or Trek to Muktinath Temple
  • Mardi Himal Trek
  • Upper Mustang Trek
  • Nar Phu Valley Trek

These treks within the vicinity of Annapurna region in Nepal are bound to sweep your heart away with their charm. On the Annapurna region trek, you will also get an opportunity to relish the sight of peculiar fauna inclusive of the Himalayan giant honeybee, clouded leopard, Himalayan Tahr alongside varieties of flora. Likewise, Gurung and Thakali settlement adds more charm to the Annapurna Region. Thorung-La Pass (5416m) is the highest trekking point in Around Annapurna Trek. The fascinating Buddhist culture here captivates voyagers with its inherited customs and lifestyle. The Buddhist monastery of Braga and the temple of salvation, Muktinath, are the two major religious highlights of Annapurna trekking. In order to explore this restricted vicinity of Nepal requires a special permit from the national immigration department. And even more intimate are the Nar and Phu valleys adorned with majestic ancient glory and secluded monasteries of Tibetan inclinations. Although Annapurna trekking can be done throughout the year, September to November and March to May (autumn and spring) are regarded as the best times to explore.