Annapurna Region Trekking is the second home for trekkers who reside in any part of the world. The appealing peaks of over 8000 meters from sea level are a massif in the Himalayas. The Annapurna Conservation Area which is flourished within 7,629 square kilometers envelops ABC in northern part of the country. Towering at the height of 8,091 meters, Annapurna I is tenth highest mountain of the world. It is considered as second best trekking region in Nepal after Everest Region Trekking. More than 100,000 trekkers pave the way to this region every year. See more.
The trail passes through Lamjung, Manang, Mustang and Kaski (Myagdi). The trekking goes anti-clockwise from Besisahar to Nayapul and reaches to Thorung La Pass at an altitude of 5416 m. It passes series of mountains like, Manaslu which is more than 8000m. Similarly, it passes Langtang Himal, Annapurna II and IV, Annapurna III and Gangapurna, and Annapurna I and Dhaulagiri -- passing through the world's deepest gorge (Dana) in between those two 8,000-plus meter peaks. At the end of the trek, Poon Hill, offers scenic view of two mountains Annapurna and Machapuchare (Fishtail Mountain).
From a popular news portal: myrepublica.com
Popular travel guidebook Lonely Planet has included Annapurna Region in the list of ‘Best Places to Travel in October 2015′. Entrepreneurs say this is good news for the tourism industry in Nepal as the earthquake-stricken country can hope that tourists will visit Nepal in October as per the suggestions of Lonely Planet.
Saying that one can gain some serious altitude in Nepal, Lonely Planet has suggested going trekking in Annapurna for October. “Do your bit for Nepal’s economy and enjoy spectacular views as reward. Everyone has seen the news reports from the 25 April earthquake in Nepal, but most reports neglected to mention that most of Nepal was untouched by the disaster, including the most popular trekking areas. With the clearing of the monsoon rains, October is once again peak season for trekking, and the Annapurna region is a great, nay epic, place to start,” the guidebook writes.
Lonely Planet writes further: “In the process of visiting the region, one will be performing a valuable social service, helping Nepal to rebuild after the disaster by investing directly in the local economy.”
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking is best for those who wants to gain some experience of trekking and also for those who have limited time. It is a small trekking circuit in the lower part of Annapurna region. The prime destination of this trail is awesome viewpoint at Poon Hill from where one enjoys fascinating snow-capped peaks. The trekkers will ...
Annapurna Base Camp Trek (ABC) is a second home for trekkers who reside in any part of the world. The trip begins from Pokhara and passing through several ups and downs, enjoying scenic beauty of the place and waterfalls finally, we reach at ABC. The speciality of ABC Trek is not just reaching there but the route to ABC.
Annapurna Circuit Express Trek is tailor made trekking. It is best suited for those trekkers who want to enjoy trekking in limited time frame. It is designed in such fashion that one can enjoy Annapurna Circuit Trek in small time frame. Annapurna Circuit Trek has its own distinct feature. Trekkers unanimously talk about the circuit for its scenic ...
Annapurna Circuit Trek has its own distinct feature. Trekkers unanimously talk about the circuit for its scenic beauty of rivers, flora, fauna and mountains despite road construction in modern days have threatened this classic trekking site. The trail passes through Lamjung, Manang, Mustang and Kaski (Myagdi).
To enjoy impressive diversity of the country, Jomsom Trekking is must do event in a life time. Annapurna region attracts more than 75 per cent trekkers and Jomsom being one of its parts. The giant Annapurna mountain is encircled by the deep valleys and high mountains where reside people of different cultures, customs and dialects.
Trekking in Nepal is a wonderful event. Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, at the same time, is lifelong memorable event on foot. The culture of this region and scenic landscapes add some precious values in your trail. The view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri from Poon Hill will make you ask a question-- why you did not made this trip earlier?
The increasing flow of tourists for trekking has forced the country to identify new trekking routes and Mardi Himal Trek is one of it. It is a hidden gem that was recently opened in the Annapurna region.