Annapurna is named after the world’s 10th highest mountain, Mt. Annapurna. To do hiking in this area is called Annapurna Trekking. The Annapurna Trekking refers to a hike inside the Annapurna Conservation Area. This conservation area lets you enjoy the breathtaking vistas of snow-capped beautiful mountain peaks. Amazing landscapes, and typical local villages. The diversity of flora and fauna, Fusion of Hindu and Buddhist religion and traditions, The land of the world’s highest lake (Tilicho Lake 4919m), and completely isolated part of Nepal (Nar Phu village). And the beauty of world widest pass – Thorong La Pass 5416m. To be on the base camp of the 10th highest mountain peak in the world Mt. Annapurna first is the best attractions of Annapurna region trekking.
Inside this conservation area, there are many trekking trails to do such as;
Annapurna hard way trek.
Jomsom Muktinath Trek.
Lower Mustang Trek.
Mohare Danda Trek.
These trekking trails have their own varieties and attractions. So that the Annapurna trekking region is a full variety trekking area of Nepal.
Main Attractions of Annapurna Trekking.
The first and biggest conservation area of Nepal.
The diversity of flora and fauna.
Home of the 10th highest mountain in the world Annapurna I.
The culture of Magar, Gurung, Sherpa, Thakali, and Tibetan community.
Biodiversity of nature and culture.
Historical Monasteries, Stupas, and Temples.
Combination of Buddhism and Hinduism.
Annapurna conservation area is one of the biggest conservation areas of Nepal. Also, this is known as the home of trekking. All the different trekking starts from its own different places. Annapurna Circuit Trek starts from Besisahar or Bulbule even from Sange, Dharapani, or Chame; because nowadays there is the motor road. And follow the same way for Nar Phu Trek and Tilicho base camp trek. On the other hand, Annapurna Base Camp Trek starts a drive from Pokhara to Nayapul; similarly Ghorepani poon hill trek, Khopra Danda Trek too. But Mardi Himal Trek starts a short drive to Phedi from Pokhara. And the pilgrimage Jomsom Muktinath Trek can start from Nayapul and even from Beni or Tatopani.
Annapurna region is not only popular for trekking and hiking. This area is popular for peak climbing and mountaineering as well. Explore this Trans Himalayan region is a great opportunity to explore the natural beauties, cultural and historical sites of Nepal. All the trekking activities will depend on the people’s choice and holiday length. The duration will be a day to a month, as much as you want.