Annapurna Region Trekking
In addition this trekking route overlooks Thorang-La Pass, Manaslu, Langtang, 3 Annapurna Mountains and Dhaulagiri mountain panorama. Equally important it is home of 2 highest peaks in the world and also of world’s deepest Kali Gandaki gorge. Besides beginning from tourist city Pokhara, Annapurna circuit includes the ancient temple of Muktinath (Mustang) mentioned in the Hindu saga the Mahabharata and, Annapurna Base Camp, Manang and the surrounding that is amazing in every other step.
Annapurna Base Camp Trekking
The Annapurna Base Camp is the most popular trekking destination in Nepal. Anapurna Base Camp at 4,095 m/13,430ft offers an astonishing jaw lowering view of some of the tallest peaks in the world; Annapurna I (8091 m), Annapurna South (7219 m), Machapuchhre (6993 m) and Hiunchuli (6441 m). The Annapurna Base Camp trekking that begins from farmlands crosses rich cultural Gurung Villages like Landruk and Ghandruk reaching to the highlands that can offer a panorama of 10 among highest mountains in the line. To reah Annapurna base camp trekking, trekkers have to climb the hills from pokhara passing across the amazing rhododendron forest.
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking
Ghorepani – Poonhill trekking is the 2nd most popular trekking routes in Nepal after Annapurna Base Camp Trekking among native and foreign tourists. Indeed it is easily accessible and short trekking routes from beautiful city Pokhara. Ghorepani (2874m) – Poonhill (3210m) area the home of Dhauligiri Range Mountains is an earthly heaven for the mountain lovers. Furthermore it overlooks the breathtaking Himalayan panorama including the Gurja Peak, Mt Tukuche, Mt Dhampus, Mt Nilgiri, Annapurna-1, Annapurna South, Mt Himchuli, Mt Gangpurna and Mt Machhapuchhere (Fish Tail). The trek will start from Nayapul (an hours drive from Pokhara), from where the fun part of trek begins.
Jomsom is one of the most important religious sites in Nepal Himalaya, also popular for its landscape features and Himalayan views in Annapurna Himalayan range. It commences with a 30 minutes of early flight to Jomsom (major trading center in lower Mustang) and then head north towards Kagbeni. Kagbeni is an ancient fortress settlement on the border of Upper Mustang which is geographically on the edge of Tibetan Plateau. It is a four hours of hike through arid country to the Muktinath Temple. It is worth to retrace for an hour more to Jharkot village rather spending a night at Muktinath. There is an old 4-story royal palace with Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri mountains in the background.
Round Annapurna Trekking
The most popular in Nepal, the Round Annapurna Trekking is one of the top ranked trekking destinations in the world. Having one of the classic treks in the world Round Annapurna has diverse geographical feature and are rich in its culture and nature. It takes a week around the Annapurna Himal followed by the courses of two mighty rivers: The Marsyangdi in the east and the Kali Gandaki in the West. The trail ascends steadily to the 5400 meters Thorung La Pass, lies in between the upper ridges of the rivers. To make you sure you have a safe and joyful trek having right equipment is must. Culturally rich region offers spectacular eco-diversity enrooting highest mountain pass in the world Throng Pass.
Tilicho and Thorang Pass Trekking
Of course Tilicho and Thorang Pass Trekking is a challenging trekking trial in Annapurna region and home to highest Tilicho Lake (4200m) in Nepal. Yet it is popular among religious as well as adventure lovers. Nonetheless Hindus believe that Lake Tilicho residing at the base of north face of Tilicho peak is the same lake which is described in Hindu epic Ramayana. Falling in the magnificent Annapurna Circuit this route offers diverse cultural experiences mixed with mountainous one. The trekking route that reaches one of the wonderful highland lakes in the world; overlooks surrounding mountains and glaciers including Manaslu, Himal Chuli, Tilicho and Tilichio Glacier.
Mardi Himal Trek
Mardi Himal Trek is growing popular among domestic and foreign tourists as it neighbors with most popular Annapurna trekking route. It offers a glance of the opulent culture of Gurung community on the lap of the hill surrounded by the stunning panorama of glittering mountains. Specifically foreigners are mesmerized by the natural splendor here.
Meanwhile in the Mardi Himal trek, goers can experience the altitude of 3700m at the high camp, which is included in the Annapurna conservation area. Trekkers can experience the mountainous scene starting from 1500 meters above sea level up to 3700 meters. Of course the charming jungles full of the red rhododendron are major attraction of this very trek.
One of the shortest treks in Nepal that is named as ‘Royal Trek’ because it received Prince Charles and his men almost three decade ago. The trekking route is one of the shortest trekking routes in Nepal. It is for the people who wants to gain trekking and mountain experience in a shortest time possible. Starting from Pokhara this trekking route goes along the Annapurna basin with spectacular views of most beautiful lakes in the world. This magnificent view includes Mt Fishtail which dives into water and breathtaking scenery of Annapurna mountain range in the background. Royal Trek offers magnificent cultural experiences mixed with natural beauty.
Immediately trekkers at the top of Panchase Hill (an altitude of 2500 meters) are offered a bird’s eye view of Syangja, Kaski and Parbat districts up to their boundaries. Likewise typically exhilarating row of snowcapped mountains plus the diversity of natural flora fauna are the chief attractions of this 4-day trek from Nepal’s tourist capital Pokhara. Moreover this very trek is generally included in the extended itineraries of the trek lover tourists coming from Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan.
Starting with a boat ride across Fewa Lake and gentle climb upwards World Peace Pagoda. Furthermore the scenic view of Annapurna Himal, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Machhapuchhre and Himchuli in the background provides amazing excitement. The home of wild fauna, including leopards, deer, monkeys and a large variety of colorful birds, Panchase is also accessible from the Pokhara-Baglung highway.