Annapurna Trek is the world’s most beautiful 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. Before that, different people had made many attempts. During the Annapurna trek, you can see the magnificent view of the Annapurna region 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 much more 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 popular ethnic groups of this area are Gurung, Magar, Thakali, and Manangi, known for their hospitality, friendliness, and a great sense of humor.
Main picturesque peaks are: Annapurna I (8,091m), II, III, IV; Annapurna South; Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m); 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 Ghorepani Poon Hill view spot; the natural hot springs; big wilderness plateau of Kagbeni and Mustang places; a famous pilgrimage Muktinath Temple and Annapurna Base Camp views.
Annapurna Circuit, Annapurna Base camp, Ghorepani Poon Hill, Annapurna Royal trek, Jomsom Muktinath, Mardi Himal base camp trek are the most popular trek packages in the Annapurna region.
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