Annapurna Region Trekking
Annapurna region is the most diverse, challenging and largest trekking region in Nepal. Due to its accessibility and richness, it is one of the most preferred trekking destinations. It lies in the central part of Nepal along the northern Himalayas. Annapurna Conservation Area covers the most part of this region which is the first and the largest protected area in Nepal covering 7629 square kilometers. It spans over five districts of Nepal – Manang, Mustang, Kaski and Lamjung. This area treasures more than 474 species of birds, 102 mammals, 39 reptiles and 1266 species of flowering plants. World’s deepest river gorge when measured from the rim – the Kali Gandaki Gorge and the highest freshwater lake – Tilicho Lake is all located in this region. Thorang-La pass at an altitude of 5416 meters is the highest pass in Nepal that lies between Manang and Mustang.
The Annapurna region is also rich in cultural diversity. Gurungs, Magars, Thakali and Manangi are the major local residents whereas Brahmin and Chhetri are dispersed in fewer numbers. Adherents of different religions such as Hindu, Buddhism and Bon Po reside here and have their own cultures, traditions and local dialects. Likewise, there are a number of religious sites such as Muktinath temple and Braga monastery. There are numerous other monasteries and places of worship in this region. Major peaks in this region are Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna II (7937m), Gangapurna (7455m) and several other peaks crossing 7000 meters. Our experienced members at Ganesh Himal Hiking Team have designed various trekking routes in the Annapurna region ranging from a week to almost a month. You can find the routes along with detailed itinerary and select your desired package from the list below. We can even make some changes to the standard routes at your discretion.
The brief about the packages about this Annapurna region is given below and one can choose the packages as per your holiday schedule and your desires. Total we have 15 packages that head toward the Annapurna region where you will get to observe the range of Annapurna including with other several snowcapped peaks.
Annapurna Base camp
Firstly the renowned and most visited trekking is the Annapurna base camp which is the popular trekking trails in the Annapurna region. This trek is the 15 days trek journey and it is suitable to the novice trekkers where one should be physically and mentally fit. The region is rich in nature and culture. The maximum altitude we will be reaching at 4130 meter so, it is not so challenging. In this Annapurna base camp you will be rewarded with the range of Annapurna including with other several snowcapped peaks and even you will get to perceive the unclimbed mountain Fang which is at the altitude of 7647 meter. It is easily reached through drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara and then drive toward Naypul and starts our trek to Annapurna base camp.
Annapurna Circuit Trekking
This trekking is also the well known trekking and this package itinerary is 21 days where each day you will be enjoying the trip to the fullest where we will be heading through high mountain passes, exquisite lakes and cross welcoming village with diverse ethnic groups. The highest point we will be reaching is the Thorong la pass which is at the 5416 meter and the view of the Annapurna massive from the Throng la pass is the splendid to view. In this trek journey we will be also heading to the Kaligandaki gorge which is the deepest gorge in the whole world.
Tilicho Lake Trekking
Tilicho lake trek undoubtedly offers the best view of the Annapurna range, finest valley and rich culture. The package of the itinerary is 18 days trip where each day you will be rewarded with splendid sceneries. Tilicho Lake is the highest lake in the whole world which is at the altitude of 4919 meter.
Ghorepani Poon hill Trek
Ghorepani Poon hill trek which is 8 days trip is the easiest as well as shortest trek in the Annapurna region which is perfectly fit for those trekkers who has limited vacation and even to those who are not able to do such long trekking but like to relish the view of mountains. From the poon hill station one get the entire view of Annapurna range with other several snowcapped peaks. The maximum altitude we will be reaching is 3210 meter.
Mardi Himal Base camp
This trek is one of the newly trekking routes in the Annapurna region. The itinerary is 11 days and the major attraction of this trek is range of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Machapuchre. We will be reaching at the maximum altitude of 4500 meter. In this trekking you will not only be viewing the spectacular scenery but you will also get to explore the diverse culture of Hindus and Buddhists.
Annapurna North Base Camp Trekking
This trekking is the newly opened as well as of beaten path of the Annapurna region. It is not so popular like other trekking region but one gets the mid blowing view of the Himalayas with numerous snowcapped peaks. It is also not so crowded like Annapurna base camp so, only few lodges are available. The maximum altitude we will reaching is around 4300 meter. The trail is wilderness so, it will perfect for those adventurous people who desire to explore the off beaten path of the Annapurna region.
Panchase trek is the ideal trek of the Annapurna region which is perfect for the beginner’s trekkers and to those who has relatively few vacations. The package itinerary is 10 days trip and then we will be reaching at the maximum altitude of 3020 meter. In this trek we will be rewarded with magnificence view of Annapurna, Machapuchre, Manaslu and Dhaulagiri and on the way you will get to spot diverse flora and fauna of the Annapurna region.
This trek is also most liked trekking routes by the visitors as it is easy as well as short trekking and this trek can be easily done by the novice trekkers. This trek is 8 days trip and within this short days trip you will get to grasp the mesmerizing view of the Annapurna region. This trek is also called it as royal trek because in 1980 the British prince Charles visit this region of the Gurkha village and in this region the mostly inhabitants are from the Gurung communities.
Nar Phu Valley Trekking
This trekking is newly opened trekking trails of the Annapurna region and from 2003 the trekking trail was opened to the visitors. The itinerary of this package is 17 days, this trek is the incredible journey which is wild as well as unexplored trekking routes which bids you the two beautiful valleys Nar and Phu including with outstanding view of Himalayas and other several snowcapped peaks. In this trek you will be passing over high passes such as Masokanto La 5099 meter, Kangla pass at 5200m, Tilicho Pass at 5230m and also we will come across the tranquil Tilcho Lake.
Annapurna Comfort Trek with Rafting & Jungle Safari
This combined trek which includes rafting as well as jungle safari is perfect for those adventurous people who like to experience this three thrilling adventure in Nepal. This trek is 14 days trip. This combined trek where we will be trekking to the Ghorepani Poon Hill where you will get the splendid view of the Annapurna region including with other numerous snowcapped peaks. Rafting are done in Trishuli River and Jungle safari are done in Chitwan district where you will be enjoying the elephant ride and other many adventures are done.
Annapurna Panorama Trekking
Annapurna Panorama Trekking is easy and it is the renowned trekking in the Annapurna region. This trekking is also known as Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. This trek is a 14 days trip where you will get to capture the captivating range of Annapurna including with other numerous peaks of the Annapurna region. This trek is suitable to all the novice trekkers and even you can do this trek with your children in simply this trek is perfectly fit for the beginners.
Jomsom Muktinath Trek
This Jomsom Muktinath trekking is 9 days trekking and it is one of the well-known trekking and this region is also one of the sacred pilgrimage site for Buddhists and Hindus. This trekking takes you to the striking view of the mountains, numerous sacred temples and monasteries and during the trek you will be crossing the deepest gorge known Kaligandaki River. The maximum altitude we will be reaching is 3710 meter.
Annapurna Short Trek
This Annapurna short trek is perfect for those who have only few days’ vacation but like to relish the view of mountains so, this 5 days trek has been designed to those voyagers. This trek begins with scenic flight to Pokhara and then trek to Australian camp and then to Sarangkot and from the Sarangkot valley one will get the scenic view of the mountains with glazing sunrise view and out here you can also do other adventures like paragliding and all.
Annapurna Circuit Trekking via Annapurna Sanctuary
Annapurna circuit trek via Annapurna sanctuary is long trekking which is 25 days journey. This trek is one of the thrilling treks in Nepal where you will be rewarded with lofty mountains of Nepal. Not only that you will also get to explore the rich culture of Gurung who the people are very cordial and welcoming. During the trek you will come across diverse flora and fauna of the Annapurna region. The maximum altitude we will be reaching is 5416 meter.
Khopra Trek is one of the most excellent trekking in Nepal where many trekkers are attracted to it. This trek is also known as Khopra Danda trek or Khayer lake trek. In this trek you will be passing via thick rhododendron forests, Mt. Annapurna I, II, III and the mount Annapurna south including with mount Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Machapucchre and Nilgiri mountains. This trek is the 14 days trek and the highest altitude we will be reaching is sacred Khayer Lake which is at the altitude of 4500 meter.