a collosal masiff is placed as the tenth tallest mountain in the world. Kali
Gandaki river segregates Annarpurna mountain range from the great gorge that
slices through the Himalayas. Range of Mount Annapurna holds huge glaciers
on its slopes.
Major Peaks of The Annapurna Range
||Central Nepal Himalayas
||10th Highest Mountain In The World
|Best Time To Visit
||April To October
trek to Annapurna mountain takes the tourists very very close to nature. The
trek is a marvellous combination of being spiritually soothing and highly
adventurous. The following places are the trek's highlights.
- Pewa Lake Pokhara
- Gurung Villages, Langdrung and Gandrung
- Hinko Cave
- Bamboo Forests
- Machapuchare Base Camp
- Annapurna Base Camp
Annapurna, one of Nepal's renowned mountain ranges, comprises an array of
peaks, all of astounding heights. Of these, Annapurna I and Annapurna II are
the highest at almost 8000 meters, offering beautiful impressive view for
anyone trekking through the Himalayas.
: Arrive Kathmandu and enjoy sightseeeing
: Fly to Pokhara. Drive to Proceed to Nayapul (1
hr). Trek to Syaulibazar (4 hrs). Camp.
: Trek Syaulibazar to Ghandrung. (4 hrs). Camp.
: Trek Ghandrung to Tadapani (5 hrs). Camp.
: Rest Day at Chhomrong. Camp.
: Trek Chhomrong to Bamboo (4 hrs). Camp.
: Trek Bamboo to Himalayan Hotel (4 hrs). Camp.
: Trek to Machhapuchre Base Camp (3,700m) (4 hrs). Camp
: Trek to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130m) (2 hrs). Camp.
: Trek back to Himalayan Hotel (5 hrs). Camp.
: Trek Himalayan Hotel to Chhomrong (6-7 hrs). Camp.
: Trek Chhomrong to Ghandrung (5 hrs). Camp.
: Trek Ghandrung to Tolka (4 hrs). Camp.
: Trek Tolka to Dhampus (5 hrs). Camp.
: Trek Dhampus to Nayapul (3 hrs). Drive to Pokhara. Free to
: Flight: Pokhara - Kathmandu. Hotel Overnight.
Free day to explore, and enjoy Kathmandu. Hotel Overnight.
: Final Departure.
Annapurna village trek presents the best of trekking. The trek is along the
Mt. Annapurna Foothills to the view point on Poon Hill. Trekking routes
snake through the impressive mountain scenery and charming villages, home of
the Gurungs, dense rhododendron forests brimming with birds and deep
sub-tropical valleys. All these are set below the Annapurnas with the
majestic peak of Machapuchare (Fish Tail Peak) ruling the skyline.
The trek has been christened the "Royal Trek" as Britain's Prince
Charles walked it in the 1980s. The trek route slowly climbs up through the
ethnic villages and jungles of Magnolia and Rhododendron.
This trek offers panoramic views of Pokhara Valley and the beautiful Mt
Fishtail (Machhapuchre) as well as Annapurna range to the north and
magnificent lakes surrounded by mountains in the south, Lamjung Himal,
Manaslu and Himchuli in the east.
Annapurna Circuit Trek
Annarpuna Circuit trek routes through variety of landscapes and vegetationm
from the tropical landmass to the Tibetan Plateau. The beautiful views of
Annapurna and Dhaulagiri can also be enjoyed. Thorong-La Pass (5416m) is the
highest spot. This trek also provides the tourists opportunity to see
different Central Nepalese ethnic groups.
Gokyo Lakes & Everest
The 360° panorama from Gokyo Ri is considered by many to be the best
in the world. Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyu have sheer vertical faces,
sculpted pinnacles above the crystalline lakes.
- In 1950, it became the first 8,000 meter mountain to be successfully
- 'Annapurna' is a Sanskrit name that can be translated as 'Goddess of
the Harvests' or more simply 'The Provider'.