Annapurna trekking region is one of the most popular trekking region in Nepal and also known as one of the most trekked route in the world after Everest base camp trek. Annapurna region is known for its diverse culture and rich in flora and fauna. This region is blessed with rich biodiversity and exceptional natural beauty. Annapurna region trek is on of the most cherished region which offers the eye-catching view of mountains .The lush landscapes, green forest, and rivers where you will also dissolve into the beautiful Annapurna I, II,III,IV ,himchuli ,Dhaulagiri Machhapuchrea and many more mountains. Annapurna Trekking region is also know as easy trekking region with cultural diversity so all age group can do this trek.
Best 4 Annapurna trekking Package route in this Annapurna region Nepal :
1.Annapurna Base Camp Trek
Annapurna Base camp trek is one of the famous trek in Nepal. It is Probably the best legendary and classis treks where you can see Mountain view while experiencing the local lifestyle. The trek offers the close up view of Annapurna ranges ,Machhepuchrea ,Hinchuli and Dhaulagiri ,Annpaurna base camp Trek is one of the best trekking region inn Nepal after Everest . Located in the northern Central part of Nepal it has a cultural diversity and magnificent natural beauty. The Best season to travwl here is in September to December and March to May where you will enjoy the weather and the appropriate climate .
2.Annapurna Circuit Trek
Annpaurna circuit trek is one of the most popular trek in Annapurna range of Nepal or Round Trek which reaches up to an elevation about 5500m .Annpaurna circuit trek is carried on four region i.e Lamjung ,Manang ,Mustang and Myagdi.This trek is conducted counter clock wise as elevation gradually increases which prevents trekkers from altitude sickness and hazards.During this journey you will encircle the whole Annapurna Region while enjoying the nature and its amazing landscapes Annapurna region is regarded as an ultimate trekking in Annapurna Region you will be traveling a long distance and experience the nature and its amazing eye catching beauty. Annapurna circuit trek begins from Kathmandu valley and drive to Beshisahar and the trek starts to Manang. From Manang you will depart for Thorang La Pass to famous Pilgrimage site Muktinath Temple ,down to Jomsom i.e Hot water spring Poonhill where you will get the specular view of mountains and after that you will reach to Phedi and drive back to Pokhara and return to Kathmandu and to your own place .In this entire journey you will get chance to know mountains closely and wildlife and the amazing landscapes.
3.Ghorepani –Poonhill Treks
Ghorepani poonhill trek is one of the best trek in Annpaurna Areas.it is blessed by both natural and cultural diversity as you get attached to its nature and local people .Its trial are located between the village that lies on the foot of Annpaurna area.The main attarcation of Ghorepani poonhill trek is amazing sunrise and sunset view ,ancient village ,antique culture and the amazing view of mountains like Annpaurna south ,Dhaulagiri ,Ganesh Himal and many other snowy mountains.
4.Upper mustang trek
Upper mustang , the forbidden Kingdom and one of the most adventurous treks beyond the Himalayas in Nepal.Upper mustang trek is a great adventure trek that takes you along the “off beaten trials’In the Himalayan triasl An easy trek that goes along the bank of deepest gorge of the world the kali Gandkai River. Mustang is considered to be a restricted area where a special trekking permit is requires through a registered trekking agency .The village beyond the mountain as trekkers will see the mountain in the usual direction of the south.Your trek starts from kathmandu and then drive to Pokhara then headed to the airport to catch your flight for jomsom .Then head to Muktinath Temple along with passing through kagbeni, chele ,syangbochen, ghami, Tsarang, Lomanthang and finally to Muktinath .The trek also passes through high peak passes ,glaciers and alpine valley.so this trek will be an amazing trek where you will get chance yo see the live nature with its amazing landscapes.
Best Season To Trek:
Each season offers trekkers a unique and adventure but the best season to trek is in spring and autumn. Weather in spring is clear and warm which offers the high visibility of peaks and landscapes and also the best time to cress the high passes in these longer days.
Autumn is the best season to trek in this region. Between Septembers to November the weather become fresh and clear with blue skies. This comfortable and pleasant weather makes trekking fun and easy. This season is slightly more predictable weather condition with the best visibility of the mountain peaks surrounded by the amazing landscapes, so you do not need any gear or equipment during this time.
Summer is also good time to trek where you got a chance to see the challenging snature. Weather in Annapurna region is quite hot but it gets cooler as you trek higher in the mountain region .Most part of the trial is sleeper because of rain fall and you will get leeches and mesquites so it is mostly not suitable but mostly some part like mananag and mustang is little no rain so it is also good time to trek over there .
Annapurna region is easy trek but among them Annapurna Circuit trek is moderately difficulty trek where you have to cross Thorong Phedi and Throng la Pass .Healthy individual can do this trek and for this trek you don not need any trekking experience but you should be mentally prepared for this trek .
Is It Necessary to Hire Guides /Trekking Agency for Annapurna Circuit Trek?
It depends upon You whether you take guide or you want to travel solo .you yourself can hire a guide and porter by yourself but we highly recommend you to go with the agencies because if you are trekking in off season it will be tough, harsh and dangerous as well. If you are travelling solo then you have to know the below points:
- Is It your first time in Nepal?
- How confident are you in finding the way?
- How much time you are travelling?
- Will you be safe to travel along?
- Are you Healthy and strong enough?
If you are choosing travel agencies then you will be safe and all the arrangements are made by them so you do not have to worry about the trek and you will be safe along the trek .
What are the Equipment’s /gears Needed in Annapurna Trekking Region?
- Trekking T-shirts /trousers /Shorts
- Insulated Jacket
- Hat to protect from sun protection
- Base Layer
- Hard shell Jacket and Rain Gera
- Inner /Outer Gloves
- Hiking Boots
- Trekking shoes and sandals
- Thermal socks
- Sleeping Bag
- Duffel Bag
- Head lamp
- Reusable water bottle
- Water Purification Tablets
- Waterproof Ziplock Bags
- Trekking Towel
- Passport and extra passport photos (3 copies)
- Travel documents/wallet with some cash
- Some snacks food
- Toilet kit (Toilet Paper store bag ,Hand wipes towel ,soap Liquid hand sanitizer)
What is the highest Altitude in Annapurna Region?
The Highest altitude Reaches in this trek is 5416m/17769 ft which is the elevation of Throng La Pass .
Why Annapurna Trekking Region is mostly Popular Trekking Region?
Annapurna region is a majestic section of Himalayas In Nepal. In another word it is the home of trek in Nepal. You can do short and long trekking in Annapurna region. Annapurna Circuit Trek, Annapurna Sanctuary trek,Muktinath Trek ,Mardi Himal Trek and Poonhill Trek and The Royal Trek are some of the famous trekking trials in This region.
It is one of the popular trekking region because of its eye catching landscapes and the cultural diversity of the people living over there. It is regarded as a paradise that offers the magnificent views of the mountains and winders of nature ,and also known to be a natural habitat of hundreds of beautiful animals and birds and government of Nepal has declared Annapurna region as the conservation Area. Annapurna Region shows you the scenery of top mountains such like Dhaulagiri (8,617m) Manaslu (8,156m) Annapurna I(8,091M) Machhapuchhre (69,96m) ,Nilgiri(6,940m),Tukche Peak(6,930M) Annapurna South (7,219m)and many more .
How Long Do we walk Everyday In This Annapurna Region Trek?
On Average you have to walk 6-7 Hours but some day you can walk only 4-5 hours a day .
Can I Obtain The visa for the Nepal upon on Arrival at the Airport?
Yes , you can get the Visa after arriving at Tribhuvan International Airport .
Tourist Visa with Multiple Entries for 15 days will cost USD 25 ,and for 30 days you will need to pay USD 40 ,and for multiple Entry for 90 Days , you have to pay USD 100.