Annapurna Region covers an area in the western part of Nepal, which offers different breathtaking trek locations. Moreover, Annapurna Circuit Trek and Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) trek are the major trek destinations in the Annapurna region. The area of the Annapurna region stretches towards Gandaki, Dhaulagiri zones. Baglung, Kaski, Lamjhung, Manang, Myagdi, Mustang, are the districts within the Annapurna region. Trekking to Annapurna Base Camp starts from Pokhara and extends to Nayapul, Ghandruk, Chhomrong, Sinuwa, Deurali, further to ABC.
Similarly, Annapurna Circuit trek kicks off from Beshisahar, Bhulbhule, Chamche, Timang, Dhikupokhari, Nawal, Manang, Phedi, Jomsom, Muktinath, Marpha, Tatopani, etc. These Himalayan ranges used to be a sacred meditation asylum for holy priests. Similarly, Muktinath temple is another major attraction in Annapurna areas. Temple hails at an altitude of 3,800m and is a sacred pilgrim site for Hindus and Buddhists. Furthermore, the trail extends towards Thorong La Pass and is further extends to Lo Manthang (5,416m) in Upper Mustang. Lo Manthang is the hidden asylum, as the landscapes here are pretty isolated. However, it offers some of the world’s best picturesque views.
Similarly, the other prominent parts of Annapurna trekking includes Ghorepani, Poon Hill, Ghandruk, Jomsom, Muktinath, Marpha, etc. The upper trails of Annapurna circuit trek are very close to Tibetan heritages. Hence trekkers can experience several tribal peoples with roots close to Tibetan hierarchy. Himalayan ranges of the Annapurna region include Annapurna I-IV, Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Nilgiri, Himchuli, Dhaulagiri, etc. Annapurna Base Camp trek offers a close view of Annapurna I (8,091m), as it is the world’s third mountain. Moreover, the rippled landscapes, floras, faunas, sunshine, sunsets, encompassing the Annapurna pathways are just howling. Annapurna Conservation is a major highlight of Annapurna trekking, which occupies an area of 7,629 sq. Km.
Thus, the Annapurna region offers excellent long term memories.