Annapurna region, a majestic section of the Himalayas in Nepal. Annapurna region, situated in middle north Nepal defined by the Kali Gandaki River to the west, the Marsyangdi and Dudh Khola valleys to the east, the Pokhara valley to the south and the Himalaya foothills that run along the Nepal-Tibetan border to the north. Annapurna literally means "full of food", but is normally translated as Goddess of the Harvests. It is regarded as a paradise that offers beautiful views of the mountains and wonders of nature. Annapurna region trekking comes next to the Everest Region in terms of popularity. The entire massif and surrounding area of this region are protected within the 7629km2 Annapurna Conservation Area Project(ACAP), the first and largest conservation area in Nepal by the King Mahendra Trust for Nature Conservation.
Experiencing the ethnic and cultural diversity of the people in this region. The wide variety of flora and fauna, the ever-changing views of the mountains and trekking- friendly climate all make this a truly memorable experience. The trails in this region are well developed and you can stay in comfortable tea houses. Annapurna region trekking takes through lush green foothills, barren of the world’s deepest Kaligandaki gorge and subtropical forest adorned with rhododendrons and other wildflowers. The trek is regarded as an easy trek show you the scenery of top mountains such as Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Annapurna I, Machhapuchhre, Nilgiri, Tukche peak, Annapurna South & more.
Annapurna Region Highlights:
Annapurna Circuit trek: Surrounded by the snow-capped peaks of some of the highest mountains in the world. Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, Annapurna Fang, Annapurna 1 and 3, Gangapurna and Machhapuchhare. The sunset and sunrise are truly magnificent in this mountain area. Cross Thorong La (5416m) for a true sense of achievement and enjoy the unique ecosystem of the Annapurna conservation area.
Poon Hill: Enjoy the beauties of the Annapurna region on this short but worthwhile trek. With a lower altitude profile, trekkers require less time to acclimatize and the trek is less strenuous. The trek offers a great taster of the region with impressive views and culturally interesting villages.
Mardi Himal trek: Wonderful, easy and short trip in the Annapurna area in Nepal's fewer touristic route and rightly so. The trek offers wilderness, incredible eye-level close view of Mardi Himal, Annapurna ranges, Himchuli peak, Machhapuchare(Fish Tail), the rewarding culture of local indigenous people, diverse landscapes.
Upper Mustang trek: the Forbidden Kingdom of Mustang, one of Nepal’s greatest national treasures is surrounded by mountainous plateaus in the east and west. Upper Mustang is renowned for its contrasting natural beauty. An arid land with bare hills, imposing silver vistas of snow-capped mountains and rich seasonal colors. Watch the sunset and sunrise over the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massifs in Jomson. Crossing through old trade routes by the Kali Gandaki river. Visit the Muktidahara holy bath with 108 waterspouts, Jwala Mai temple set above a spring housing three eternal flames, the Buddhist-Hindu temple of Vishnu/Chenrezig, and several marvelous monasteries in Muktinath.
Sikles trek: An easy trek that offers breathtaking views of snowcapped mountains, colorful vegetation, landscape and explore the traditional Gurung community in a short period of time. Sikles trek is a short trek unfold by the natural beauty in the Annapurna region of Nepal. Traditional Gurung villages, terraced fields, rhododendron forest, rich in flora and fauna and high alpine meadows nestled below the towering mountains of Annapurna, Lamjung Himal are the major features of this trek.
Annapurna seven passes trek: Completely new adventure trekking trail in and around the Annapurna circuit region. With the conversion of most of the classic Annapurna Circuit Trekking route to dirt off-road. The number of trekkers in the region has remained almost the same for several years and the number of trekking days has dwindled. Trekking through hidden valleys and ancient villages Crossing 7 High Passes. Kuchumro Pass 4900m, Yarcha Pass 4834m, Meta Pass 4635m, Phu Pass 5043m, Naar Pass 5390m, Kangla 5300m, Thorung La 5416m. This adventure is perfect for those who have a long time and desire to be in the mountains. You will not only experience the challenge of trekking overpasses but also enjoy stunning views of mountains and peaceful surroundings. You will also explore the hidden valleys and timeless villages along the trail.
Nar Phu valley trek: This trek exposes you to high peaks and passes, glaciers, ancient villages, and high altitude grazing settlements. The Nar Phu valley trek is an excellent adventurous journey and a great addition to a visit to the Manang region or the Manaslu trek. Crossing the Kang La pass (5200m) with magnificent views of the Annapurna & unique cultural experiences. Explore the hidden villages “Nar and Phu”.
Muldai(Mulde) View trek: Nepal short and fresh trekking destination. It’s truly glorious and stands at 3640m offers eyes level 360 degree magnificent panorama mountains views of Annapurna, ranges of Dhaulagiri, Lamjung, Fishtail, Gangapurna and diverse landscapes of surrounding valley. The trek provides an unforgettable experience of the Himalayan ecosystems and cultures.