Annapurna Trekking

Annapurna Trekking Tours is one of Nepal’s most fascinating trekking regions and traveler’s number here are second only to Everest Region. The Annapurna Himal is named after the Hindu Goddess of Grain and abundance. The Annapurna range dominates central Nepal, with Annapurna I being the highest at 8091m, followed by Annapurna 2 at 7973m, Annapurna 3 at 7555 and Annapurna South at 7219m. Other high peaks in the area include Tilicho Peak at 7134m and the simply stunning, sacred Machapuchhare (Fishtail Mountain) at 6993m. To the south lie the lush valleys around Pokhara in one of Nepal’s highest rainfall areas and to the north is the high altitude desert and highly erodible ‘badlands’ of Mustang, part of the Tibetan Plateau. To the east is the Marshyangdi River and to the west lies the world’s deepest gorge, carved out by the wild waters of the Kali Gandaki River.

The Annapurna region is rich in cultural heritage and so is a great place to experience Nepal’s incredible cultural diversity and it offer incredible and amazing trekking holidays such as Annapurna Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit, Mustang trekking tours and short easy trekking tours like Ghandruk, Poon Hill, Royal trek, Sikles Trek etc around Pokhara. We, Guide in Himalaya has leads newly opened Annapurna trekking trails such as Nagi Narchyang Trekking, Khair Lake Trekking and Adventurous Saribung trekking via Upper Mustang as well.  You will encounter Gurung culture in the lowlands, Thakali culture around Jomsom, Manangi culture in the east and Loba and Tibetan culture in the arid north during your trek.

This area has been extremely popular among trekkers and hikers over the years and while there are now roads along much of the previously ‘must do’ Annapurna Circuit trail this also opens up new levels of accessibility to the more remote parts. The day hikes and explores with your adventure trekking guide during the acclimatization days in your trip you will feel that Nepal Himalaya is the only place there is nowhere like it on the whole world. September to November and March to May are the best seasons to trek to Annapurna though trekking throughout the year is not bad. You will need two types of trekking permit; ACAP permit and TIMS Card to enter the area. We are Nepal based team of local guides and porters who operates budget Nepal Annapurna Trekking Tours and arrange all necessary permits other things before you depart for your life time Nepal Annapurna Holidays. For the gears and equipment please check our packing list in trekking information section.