Annapurna Trekking is the world’s most wonderful destinations- perfect for mountain and nature lovers. Annapurna I (8091 meters) was the first of the eight-thousand-meter mountain to be successfully climbed among 14 mountains. A French expedition led by Maurice Herzog made history by successfully climbing Annapurna on June 3, 1950. Prior that many attempts had been made by different people. During the trek, you can see the magnificent view of Annapurna ranges mountains. The Rich in diverse flora and fauna and surrounded by stunning mountains – the Annapurna region has it all. A combination of snow-capped peaks, crystal clear blue lakes, chaotic rivers with deep gorges, sacred Hindu temples and Buddhist monasteries, hot springs, and picturesque vintage villages inhabited by numerous ethnic groups.
Due to a difference in latitude Annapurna’s natural environment is a very diverse one. From sub-tropical forests of oak, bamboo, pine, sandalwood, magnolia, juniper and rhododendron inside the south region; to the high alpine meadows and windswept barren plateaus up the north. While trekking in the Annapurna you can also encounter many colorful species of butterfly, striking birds, Blue Sheep, Himalayan Tahr, bear, leopard, monkey and many more of unique local fauna.
Gateway to the Annapurna is a well-known city of Pokhara, described as ‘the land of the dreams’. During your journey, through Siklis Valley and Jomsom area, you will experience beautiful, traditional Nepali lifestyle and culture. The most famous ethnic groups of this area are Gurung, Magar, Thakali and Manangi’s, known for their hospitality, friendliness and a great sense of humour.
Main picturesque peaks are: Annapurna I (8,091m), II, III, IV; Annapurna South; Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m); Mt. Manaslu (8,176m); Mt. Nilgiri; Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fishtail); Gangapurna and several more. The trek’s major highlights are an ancient mid-western salt path settlement of Manang; an extraordinary adventure through Thorong La pass between Nepal and Tibet; the deepest gorge of world Kali Gandaki and the highest lake (Tilicho Lake). You will also get a chance to enjoy a majestic sunshine view from GhorepaniPoonHill view spot; the natural hot springs; big wilderness plateau of Kagbeni and Mustang places; a famous pilgrimage Muktinath Temple and Annapurna Base Camp views.
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