Annapurna Region Trekking

Annapurna Region Trekking

‘Welcome to world’s best adventure destination for various outdoor activities’

Highlights of Annapurna Region Trekking:

“World’s number one adventure destination for various scenic walks and cultural activities
First world 8,000 m ever climbed on top Mt. Annapurna way back in 1950 by French Expedition
Annapurna Himalaya famous for unique dramatic bio-diversity from landscapes to climates
World deepest gorge of Kali-Gandaki River located in between Annapurna and Dhaulagiri peaks
Largest natural rhododendron garden around the south of Annapurna Himalaya at Ghorepani area
Varied culture, landscapes, vegetation from tropical, alpine to an arctic zone of ice and glaciers”

Annapurna Himalaya Trekking


Annapurna Himalaya falls within Nepal North Mid-West in between massive Dhaulagiri and Manaslu range of mountains at Latitude 28.6 North and Longitude 83.833336 East, 220 k.m driving distance from the capital Kathmandu, with 30 minutes on flights. The region of Annapurna Himalaya located within Gandaki Zone of Nepal State 4 where Pokhara is the main headquarter city of the State.

Trekking seasons for Annapurna Region Trekking:

Seasons for Annapurna Region Trekking offer you varies and depends upon the choice and grade from moderate to adventurous or challenging. For Moderate and Adventurous Trekking of a week or more duration where one can trek all around the year, except in wet monsoon months of mid-June to mid-September when days are overcast with black clouds with wet rainy most of the days. The best is from March to May and Mid-September to December months during spring, autumn and pre-winter seasons.

Where temperatures will be pleasant during the day time in springtimes with much longer daylight hours, an enjoyable trek with wildflowers especially the rhododendron, magnolia in blooming season. However, morning and night time will be cold with chances of snow and cloudy afternoon sometimes. Mid-September to December clear fine day for walks and to capture views of high snow-capped peaks, but much colder morning and night time with freezing temperatures where sunlight hours are much shorter around autumn and pre-winter times.

For adventurous and challenging treks that involve high passes April and May with September till November will be perfect, later winter months can get deep snow and it will be difficult to find the right path, especially crossing high passes like Namun, Thorang, and Kang-la.

Religion and Culture: 

Annapurna Region Trekking around southern areas mostly populated by Gurung people the hill tribes of Annapurna Himalaya, and with mixed tribes of Poon-Magar, Thakali, and some Tamang lower warm area inhabited by Hindu Bharamins, Chettries, and Dalits. Higher areas on the other Northside of Annapurna Himalaya within Manang valley the main tribes are Manang Gurung of strong Tibetan origin and culture.

Annapurna Trek Culture

An interesting group of tribes that one can witness on a trek around Annapurna Region of great cultural and heritage interest that makes the region one of the most wonderful trekking destinations in all Himalaya where one can soak within various cultures and custom.


Annapurna Region Trekking offers you various adventure and trekking destinations that one can choose from long-listed programs, an amazing country to experience from short moderate walks to adventurous or enjoy challenging treks. Annapurna Himalaya Region provides trekkers with countless options and one of the few places in Himalaya where one can trek to high altitude areas without much problem of catching AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) or high altitude sickness, as most of the trekking region around Annapurna begins with slow and gradual gain in elevation.

Annapurna Region Trekking Blog one of the most widely trekked areas in all Himalaya due to its easy accessibility to reach the starting and ending point of the trek with various options, to begin with, either fly in or taking an overland journey to reach at desired places of the trek. One of the best mountainous areas in all Himalaya and around the world where one can walk for days with constant views of high snow-capped peaks along with amazing unique landscapes that change on day to day walks.

Wide world people are aware that Mt. Annapurna 8,091 m / 26,545 ft high was the first highest peaks of the planet ever climbed by French Expedition way back on June 3rd, 1950 three years ahead Mt. Everest was conquered in 1953 by Tenzing and Hillary. What so fascinating about Annapurna Region Treks is that it continues change of terrain, climate from sub-tropical to cooler alpine temperatures to the arctic cold of ice and glaciers where culture and people changes from place to place, truly an amazing place on earth with so much variation is a short frame of time.

The Southern Annapurna a great unique country with lush green vegetation of rain to the temperate jungle to the alpine forest that slowly drops to arid and barren terrain as route heads to the base of the high mountain range. An amazing place where the rain forest meets the glacier that one can witness trekking around near Annapurna II and IV on the southern sides of Annapurna on least ventured areas on wild honey hunters trail.

Facilities for trekkers around Annapurna region:

Annapurna Region Trekking Blog offers great facilities from the budget, standard to luxury comfort for trekkers as per budget-wise, providing excellent meals as from the lodge menu with seasonal foods like vegetables, fresh fruits, and meat products.

All lodge known as Tea-House in the early days provides nice and cozy rooms with attached and common bathe and toilets running hot and cold water for showers with a large dining room with a warm heater of potbelly stoves to heat the rooms. In most mainstream trekking trails where trekkers can refill safe drinking water from the water post provided by ACAP (Annapurna Conservation Area Project) and by local village communities.

Annapurna Treks Meal

All lodge provides safe filtered drinking water at certain cost as per liter, in some areas away from main popular trekking trails where camping requires with the full backing of trekking and camping crews with all facilities needed for the trek with separate kitchen unit of cook, kitchen hand followed by expert guide and porters.

Various Destinations to choose: 

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek maximum of 04 nights and 05 days (From Pokhara to Pokhara):
One of the most popular short and moderate treks of few days starts from scenic Pokhara city and then head to high hills within a beautiful forest of rhododendron, where in spring the area will be magic when wildflowers in full blooming season.

Ghorepani and Poon Hill take you ups and down-hill and past many farm villages the area around regarded as world’s largest natural garden which you can witness trekking in springtime from March to May month.

The highest spot at Poon Hill above 3,210 m high offers stunning sunrise over an array of Himalayan peaks of more than 360-degree wide-angle views with Dhaulagiri, Nilgiris, Annapurna, Lamjung and Manaslu Himalaya range.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek of maximum 07 nights and 08 days (From Pokhara to Pokhara):
An amazing adventure of short duration the one and only 8,000m base camp trek where one can visit in less than week time frame at the base of towering Annapurna Himalaya and spectacular Annapurna Sanctuary enclosed within an amphitheater of high snow-clad peaks of Annapurna range.

A wonderful trek that takes you a maximum height of 4,130 m high at base camp surrounded by array peaks, and then only base trek in all Himalaya range that provides nice and cozy lodge for trekkers in the heart of mighty Annapurna Himalaya.

Mardi Himal Trek maximum 07 nights and 08 days (From Pokhara to Pokhara):
Another short and fabulous adventure that takes you off from the main trekking route into the complete wilderness of alpine forest and at the foot of mighty Machhapuchare Himal the famous and unique Fish Tail peak with Mardi Himal.

Mardi Himal treks offer a sweeping panorama of high Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Manaslu range of peaks a great country walks to the base of Mardi Himal at the height of 4,500 m high.

Kopra Ridge and Khair Lake Trek maximum 09 nights and 10 days (From Pokhara to Pokhara):
For trekkers with interest to explore and venture around hidden corners and away from the main popular route, this will be a perfect adventure with closest views of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himalaya with visit of holy and glacial Lake of Khair, where the walk takes you on high Kopra Ridge above 3,865 m and the highest point at 4,247 m.

Kali-Gandaki Trek (Lower Mustang)maximum 11 nights and 12 days (Pokhara to Pokhara):
Great scenic walks with cultural villages and following old Trans Himalaya Salt Trade Route of Nepal to Tibet, also known as Apple Pie Trail as the area around Lower Mustang famous for delicious apples and its products, where trek takes you through world deepest gorge of Kali-Gandaki River, visiting lovely and charming villages of Lete, Kalapani, Tukuche, Marpha and Jomsom town.

Where route of trek reaches the highest spot at holy Muktinath Temple area at the height of above 3,800 m high facing outstanding views of high snow-capped peaks.

Annapurna Circuit Trek maximum 12 nights and 13 days (From Lamjung to Pokhara):
One of the very best and magnificent adventures around Annapurna Himalaya is Annapurna Circuit, listed as world top Ten adventure destinations by various leading and renowned Travel Guide Books and famous magazines.

Truly a fascinating area for trekking and as well for other adventure, where trekkers can witness great variation from the beginning to an end of the journey, change of temperatures, landscapes, vegetation, cultures to people on daily walks. Where views of beautiful scenery with high towering peaks remain constant and get closer as walk progress on reaching the other side of Annapurna Himalaya at Manang Valley, where climb takes you to traverse high Thorang-La pass at 5,416 m / 17,700 ft to reach around Mustang area and then back to scenic Pokhara city to complete this awesome trekking.

Tilicho Lake and Mesokanto-la Treks:
Adventure to hidden Tilicho Lake, regarded as one of world highest lakes at the height of
4,919 meters and 16,138 ft high located within Manang valley and beyond from main popular Annapurna Circuit trail, which is hidden behind Gangapurna, Nilgiri and Tilicho peaks where one can add extra adventure taking a high pass Mesokanto-la or Tilicho Pass to reach at Jomsom, headquarter town of Mustang district.

With options taking the normal route back to Annapurna circuit route and over Thorang-la pass to reach at Jomsom and then towards Pokhara to complete the journey of a life-time experience.

Nar Phu ValleyTrek maximum 14 nights and 15 days (From Lamjung to Pokhara):
Nar and Phu where adventure follows on the same Annapurna circuit route for few days and then trail diverts from Kotto village near Chame, headquarter town of Manang district.

The walk follows river gorge covered with dense tree lines of firs, rhododendron, and pines and then reaching into a wide scenic valley at Phu village first and then at Nar village to cross high Kang-la pass over 5,322 m high to reach at scenic Manang valley. An exciting journey a true adventure and exploration rather than just trek for a week or more in the serene wilderness of high mountains and weather-beaten villages where you will witness interesting culture and traditions of highlanders of Manang at Nar and Phu.

Panchase Hill Trek maximum 03 nights and 04 days (From Pokhara to Pokhara):
Panchase Hill trek takes you at the height of 2,500 m high facing a breathtaking panorama of world three highest mountain range from Dhaulagiri, Annapurna to Manaslu with Everest present majestic Machhapuchare Himal, a peak shape of Fish Tail.

The walk starts from scenic Pokhara to reach its south-west green hills at Panchase covered with a lush green forest of pines and rhododendron trees, after completing the walks one can take several options to reach back to Pokhara, either back on the same way or downhill to Pame village at the end of Fewa Lake, or take the longer route via Sarankot hill famous hilltop of sunrise views over a panorama of a high mountain range.

Siklis Trek East Annapurna maximum 05 nights and 06 days (From Pokhara to Pokhara):
Siklis Trek located east of Annapurna close to Lamjung Himal and Annapurna IV and II, a least visited region, where the walk takes you beautiful surroundings within pure natural wilderness facing glorious views as the walk takes you at large and lovely Gurung village at Siklis and then drive back to Pokhara.

If Any One Need Help Follow this Address:

Nepal High Trek & Expedition Pvt. Ltd.

Nayabazar, Khusibu-16 Kathmandu, Nepal

Cell No:977-014382612, Mobile No:+977- 9851142116

Email: nepalhightrek@gmail or,



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