Annapurna Circuit Trek is one of the most and on Trend Trek all over Nepal. It’s been renowned since 1977 when it was first open for the Tourists. This Trek offers the lifetime experience to eyeshot the 7th and 10th highest mountain of the worlds i.e. Annapurna (8091m.) and Dhaulagiri (8167m.).This is a long Trek Journey all over the massive Annapurna Range passing through Thorong La Pass (5,416m/17,769ft). This is the highest point and can lead you to witness the spectacular panoramic view of Himalayan Ranges and beautiful sunrise and sunset over the horizon.
One of the best point of annapurna circuit trekking is we begin our Journey from the North side of the Annapurna Range and complete our Journey to Southern parts. On this trip, we will walk through the sideways of Kali-Gandaki River forming the world’s deepest George. Due to the difficulty of crossing the pass, we usually walk in a counter-clockwise direction.
In this long and adventurous journey, we will get incredible mountains, the highest in the world, Annapurna I (8,091m / 26,545ft) Annapurna South (7,219m-23,693ft), Gangapurna (7,455m-24,457ft) and Annapurna III (7,555) m -24,787 feet) Lamjung Himal (6,931 m), and towards the eastern worlds 8th highest mountain. Manaslu 8,163 m, Pisang peak (6,091 m), Chulu East (6,584 m), Chulu West (6,419 m) and the huge range of the 7th highest in the world Mount Dhaulagiri (8,167 meters) with contiguous Nilgiris, Tukuche peaks and Vara Shikar / Annapurna Fang with Mt. Machhapuchhre 'FishTail' (6,997 m).
We have the opportunity to view abundant mountains from Poon Hill and discovered the diverse Annapurna region. In addition, Annapurna Circuit Trek also takes us to Manang, Jomsom and the Muktinath region, allowing us to become acquainted with the diversity of landscapes and cultures of Nepal. The high Himalayan Range along with Tibetan Plateau simply takes our breath away.
The trip of trek to annapurna starts from Lamjung to the high valley of Manang, and then it is completed in a picturesque and place in the Pokhara valley, the main tourist spot of the whole Himalayan region, with crystal clear lakes where it captures. A reflection of the Annapurna mountains in its serene Phewa lake and Begnas Lake.
Walk over the greenery of the landscapes of the middle hills, passing through many traditional villages of the Gurung and Magar tribes, walk closer to the snow-capped mountains and towards the alpine climatic zone with lovely charming villages of Dharapani and Chame. From the top, enjoying the success of the climb, the walk leads downhill to the sacred area of Muktinath, one of the most sacred pilgrimage sites for Hindus and Buddhists since earlier times.
Muktinath, which means Liberation, the pilgrims visit here to pray and free themselves from the bad life, from here we take a jeep or a bus trip for 4-5 hours to Tatopani, since the trekking paths have become a road with motor from the last years, to take a ride in motor will save you some days of walks. Then, we will reach to Tatopani and enjoy hot-springs again Pokhara and Poon hill welcome us. In this way our Annapurna Circuits Journey ends.