Top 7 Best Treks in Annapurna Region

Top 7 Best Treks in Annapurna Region
28/Oct/2023

Annapurna Region is an extremely beautiful and massive trekking region in Nepal. It’s probably 2nd popular region after the Everest region. The Top 7 Best Treks in the Annapurna region offer various popular treks in the Annapurna region. Furthermore, this region has the largest areas for trekking in Nepal and offers plenty of trek routes that vary in itinerary as well as the final point. Annapurna region is named after the mount Annapurna which is very popular among the trekker in Nepal.

Trekking in the Annapurna Region

The Annapurna region is one of the reliable and most fascinating destinations in Nepal. It has many fascinating hidden elements of flora and fauna. Besides, the Annapurna region covers about four or five districts, and many places in this zone have been conserved and preserved to save the Himalayan views as well as the flora and fauna species.

We’ve compiled the top 7 best treks in the Annapurna region and these treks are the finest and most preferred treks in the Annapurna region. It’s not an easy task to explore the whole Annapurna region trekking as this area is highly expanded with unique landscapes, traditions, and environmental conditions. Here, some trekking route that is being noted down by me while exploring this region is listed below. checkout it! and never miss any detail of the Annapurna region treks that you wanted to travel over.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek (ABC ) is a delightful most popular and most preferred adventure journey in the Annapurna region. This trek leads to you the base camp of Annapurna I and which lies at 4130m above sea level. Additionally, the ABC Trek offers magnificent scenarios of Annapurna peaks, Dhaulagiri, charming landscapes, local multi-culture, and spectacular Annapurna Himalayas.  Moreover, trekkers reach a maximum elevation at 413om and which is the highest elevation throughout the trek.

However, you might not know how really astonished I was when the first time saw the Annapurna Peaks. I was about to burst into tears from the happiness of a successful trek moreover each spectacular outline of the beautiful villages was undoubtedly stunning. The 7 Days Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a moderate and reliable journey that anyone easily joins the trek and it can be completed without AMS. Approximately, 6 to 10 days are required to complete the whole trip of Annapurna Base Camp.

Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna Circuit Trek is all about a journey of the Annapurna massif. It’s one of the iconic destinations in the Annapurna region and it leads to the world’s longest Thorong La Pass (5416m) with stunning Annapurna Himalayas. The Annapurna circuit route does not include the Annapurna base camp but involves the Thorung- la pass. Thorung-la Pass is the highest pass and adventure, pass trek in the Annapurna region. At Thorong la High Camp 4920m the problem of altitude sickness and snow can occur especially for those without previous experience. However one should pay more attention to safety while trekking.

Furthermore, the Annapurna Circuit Trail is a blissful and sophisticated trekking route in the world. It has various flora and fauna.  Truly, the view we saw from the trail and pass itself was so much mesmerizing that we were not willing to move further. Our final highest destination Thorong la at the highest elevation of the trip was embellished with prayer flags and many stone cairns. Moreover, traditional Chorten near the pass intensified the charm of the trek to the heavenly beauty.

The Annapurna Circuit trail combined popular trekking trails like Annapurna Tilicho Lake, Nar Phu Valley, Upper Mustang, and Annapurna Base Camp too. It’s the best destination to explore and discover the nature around the Annapurna region. If you have ample time don’t miss to go visit the world’s highest Tilicho Lake (4949m). Topography while trekking varies in such a way that it covers drier land, glaciated peaks, deepest valleys, many meadows, grassy slopes as well as a plain track along the gorgeous rivers.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Obviously, the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a delightful and shortest trek in the Annapurna region. This trek can be finished within 3 to 5 days from Pokhara. The poon hill (3210m) viewpoint is the most fascinating place and the best viewpoint during the trek. From there you can see more than 10 popular mountains with a breathtaking views of sunrise and sunset.

Besides, We would highly prefer the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek for those who wanted to fulfill their wish to observe the beauty of snow-capped mountains and the multi-cultural. Rest assured you will not catch any problem of altitude sickness as the highest point of the trek is 3210m. In addition, the trek is suited for family, kids, and students too.

Annapurna Tilicho Lake Trek

Annapurna Tilicho Lake Trek is an adventure and extremely alluring journey in the Annapurna region. This trek leads to the world’s highest Tilicho Lake 4949m, biodiversity, multi-local charming cultures, and spectacular mountains with the giant Annapurna Himalayas. Tilicho lake is also popular for being the lake at high altitudes all over the lake. Often the Tilicho is frozen so it is portrayed as the “great ice lake” on Maurice Herzozg’s map. Though the final point was highly noteworthy and able to pound our hearts, the Tilicho lake trail was scary. So please step forward with better preparation from the beginning.

Moreover, the charm of the lake was spellbound and the trail is a bit hard. It takes approximately 9 to 12 days from Kathmandu. The Anapurna Tilicho Lake Trek combined the popular Thorong La Pass so if you’ve ample time you could toward the Upper Mustang and Jomasom valleys.

Ghandruk Trek

Ghandruk Trek is a shorter and easiest beautiful trek in the Annapurna region. This trek offers stunning popular peaks, local Gurung culture, hot springs, various flowers, authentic villages, and marvelous scenarios. It’s one of the best family hiking and trekking in Nepal.

The name Ghandruk itself is famous for being an authentic village with a traditional lifestyle. Many Nepalese youths themselves make a trip to this place to enjoy the culture and hidden Annapurna natures. However, the Ghandruk Trek offers the view of awesome mountains, jungle, animals, and the flavor of Nepalese food and landscapes.

Mardi Himal Trek

Recently, Mardi Himal Trek has been so much popular and iconic journey in the Annapurna region. Mardi Trek offers overwhelming beauty and unbelievable mountain views. Mardi Himal can also be called Mardi mountain trek because ‘Himal’ word stands for the mountain in the Nepalese language. In fact, The trek is a peaceful and less tourist trek than Annapurna Base Camp and poon hill trail. Besides, the trek is an acceptable and reliable destination that can be completed 4 to 5 days from Pokhara.

Despite being short Mardi Trek leads a maximum elevation of 4500m at Mardi Base Camp and it’s probably among the best viewpoint in the Annapurna region. Where you would encounter the marvelous views of Mardi Mountain along with mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and Machhapuchhre. It’s one of the finest and most fascinating trekking trails in the Annapurna region.

Mohare Danda Trek

We believe that most trekkers still haven’t heard about the Mohare Danda Trek. However, we assure you that Mohare Danda Trek is one of the fascinating and preferred destinations in the Annapurna region. This trek creates an opportunity to explore the hidden beauty and charming multi-culture of the Annapurna region.

Furthermore, the trek is peaceful and the best trip to spend a wonderful time in the mountains. Along the trek, Annapurna mountains, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Machhapuchhre, and Manaslu, local cultures, landscapes, authentic villages, and diverse scenarios would be major allurements of the trek. According to your desire and plan, you can extend the Mohare Danda Trek.

Conclusion of the Annapurna Trekking Region

Inclusively, the top 7 best treks in the Annapurna region definitely a clear blend of culture, adventure, tradition, and natural beauty with the evergreen vicinity. Variations in landscape and social life are so vast that one might not believe the Annapurna zone is just only a piece of Nepal.

So never miss this beautiful opportunity to explore Himalayan beauty and fascinating cultures. Please don’t hesitate to contact our travel planner for further details. We always standing ahead on your services and for tailors trips in Nepal. Besides, Nepal High Trek and Expedition has been hosting all the treks, climbing, water rafting, jungle safari, cultural tour, and many more activities in Nepal for a long time. We thoroughly arrange the trip according to the request of our client and it’s our pleasure to serve our guests in the best way.