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Annapurna Circuit Trekking

Annapurna Circuit Trekking

Annapurna circuit trekking is one another amazing trekking destination, best suit for the first timers and also for those who are wishing to have a complete encircle of the world’s tenth highest mountain—Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m), equally to explore the varied scenes and sceneries and so forth. The ultimate goal of this trek is to have a complete orbit of the Annapurna and traversing the Thorong La pass (5,416 m) sneak around the incredible landscapes, majestic Himalayas and more.     

Located to the north-western Nepal, Annapurna circuit trekking is one another most popular trekking trips in Annapurna region. Popularly known as round Annapurna trek, it is one another classic trekking trails and frequently organized trekking destinations by Mission Eco trek team. It is popular not because, you will not only be able have an opportunity to have an amazing glance of the world’s tenth highest peak Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m), but you will equally be able to sneak around the most amazing mountain vistas, offering you ample of opportunity to capture the scenes and sceneries of gorgeous landscapes and so forth.

Annapurna circuit trekking undoubtedly offers more variety than any other equivalent length trekking, as it takes you whole around the world’s one of the highest mountain—Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m), alongside the world’s deepest gorge—Kali Gandagi that flows between Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m) and Mt. Annapurna I (8,091 m). Similarly, you will also have astonishing views of lofty mountains and equally the sunrise and sunset views from Ghorepani Poon hill, which is regarded to be the best view point for having range of the white-mountains, amazing sceneries and incredible landscapes ranging from sub-tropical through alpine peaks to an arid semi-desert akin to Tibet.     

You will cross Thorong La pass (5,416 m), the highest point during the trekking and then traverse alongside of the glaciers, glacial lakes, boulder, sloppy hills, green valley and dense forest full of varieties of flora and fauna, varieties of herbs, shrubs. You will have amazing experience while passing through the terraced farm field, beautiful village of various ethnic groups namely Gurung, Magar, Thakali, Manangi and so forth, where you will have an opportunity to spend time, chit-chat, explore their unique lifestyles, rituals, and enjoy with the local dishes and delicacies if you wish to, otherwise, enjoy taking photographs and explore the blend of culture of both Hindu and Buddhist, especially at Muktinath areas, all these features are clear enough that why Annapurna circuit trekking is a special one and often organized trips.     

The glance of the mountains you will have including that of Mt. Annapurna I (8,091 m), Mt. Annapurna II (7,937 m), Mt. Annapurna III (7,555 m), Mt. Annapurna IV (7,525 m), Mt. Annapurna South (7,219 m), Mt. Langtang (7,300 m), Mt. Fishtail known as Mt. Machhapuchre (6,998 m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6,441 m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m) and more. This trekking trip is suitable for both the novice travelers (the first timers) and equally to those who are willing to have wild adventure. Annapurna circuit trekking is possible also the tea house trekking or the camping trekking.     

Annapurna Circuit trekking begins right after a short sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley. Once you will finish sight-seeing, you will have a short drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar. From Besishahar, you will climb up to Khudi alongside of Gurung village you will reach at Bahundanda. The next day crossing Marsyangdi river you will reach at Chyamje, and continue to Bagarchhap and then finally reach at Chame, headquarter of Manang district, where you will explore the unique architecture, rituals. After exploring all around, you will continue and enter into Manang village, where you will have one day free time for acclimatization. Once you are ready, you will continue trekking alongside of scenic route via Yak Kharka, the yak and sheep herding areas and crossing Thorang - La pass (5,416 m), the highest point of the trail, you will continue trekking to Muktinath, Marpha valley, you will then continue trekking to Ghasa and then Tatopani, where you will spend a day for having bath from natural hot water and finally, you will reach at Ghorepani where you will have a short hike to Poon Hill, the best hill station in order to have amazing mountain vista. After having astonishing vistas, you will continue trekking down to Nayapul and then finally drive back to Pokhara and fly back to Kathmandu.