Trekking in Nepal - Annapurna Treks

Annapurna Treks

Trekking in Nepal

Annapurna region is one of the most diverse, challenging and well known touristic destinations due to its unique landscape, biodiversity, scenic views in combination with the multi-ethnic culture. Trekking popularity of the Annapurna region now has become concurrent with the Everest due to its accessibility and richness.

The region is now the most preferred one by nature lovers and explorers. Almost all of the treks of the region starts from Pokhara.

Annapurna Region lies in the central part of Nepal along the northern Himalayas. The Annapurna Conservation Area - first and the largest protected area in Nepal – coves an area of 7629 sq km. The area merely spans over five districts – Manang, Mustang, Kaski & Lamjung. Within the upper sub-alpine grassland, the region preserves some of the endangered & rare species of mammals noticeably snow leopards, musk deer, Tibetan Argali ( largest wild sheep having massive horns), Tibetan wolf, fox & blue sheep. This entire conservation area treasures more than 474 species of birds, 102 mammals, 39 reptiles and 1266 species of flowering plants.

World’s deepest river gorge when measured from the rim – the Kali Gandaki Gorge and the highest freshwater lake – Tilicho Lake is all located in this Annapurna region. Thorang-La pass at an altitude of 5416 meters is the highest pass in Nepal that lies between Manang and Mustang. The Annapurna region is also rich in cultural diversity. Gurungs, Magars, Thakali and Manangi are the major local residents whereas Brahmin and Chhetri are dispersed in fewer numbers.

Likewise, there are a number of religious sites such as Muktinath temple and Braga monastery. There are numerous other monasteries and places of worship in this region. Major peaks in this region are Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna II (7937m), ranges of Annapurna, Gangapurna (7455m) and several other peaks crossing 7000 meters.

Our experienced members at Himalayan Trekkers have designed various trekking routes in the Annapurna region ranging from a week to almost a month. The routes along with a detailed day to day itinerary can be found listed below. We can even customize the itinerary at your discretion.

As of now, Himalayan Trekkers has more than 15 packages that head toward the Annapurna region where you get to observe the local culture, ranges of Annapurna including several other snowcapped peaks. Our commitment is to bring the best out of your precious time. Please feel free to email us at any time for any queries and concerns.

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