Annapurna Circuit Trek, also known as Round Annapurna Trek, is a top-rated trek among Trekking in Nepal. The additional advantage of this Annapurna Circuit Trek is the opportunity of viewing the majestic panoramic view of Annapurna (8,091 m) along with Dhaulagiri (8,167 m) and Manaslu (8,163 m). The varieties of flora and fauna found in this region are extraordinary. For example, different species of Orchids, about nine different types of Rhododendron, Wild lives like mountain Thar, Snow leopards, Blue sheep, jackal, about 450 other species of birds like Kokla, Colored Impyena, Blood pheasant, Butterflies, insects and more, makes Annapurna Circuit Trek a Best One. The area is one of the most prominent places in Nepal to identify the natural beauty, culture, and traditions of the people. Annapurna trekking leads you to different landscapes and geographical terrains. Trekking in the Annapurna regions is one of the most fascinating experiences, engaging in the wilderness to feel the aura of nature is something else.
Annapurna Circuit Trek provides:
- To experience and enjoy the views of notable snowy peaks and high end-glaciers and entertain with the stunning diversity of nature.
- The splendid views of the geographical distribution with terraced highlands and farms are common during the trek.
- The Rocky Mountains with beautiful shining streams are the major attraction of the Annapurna Circuit trek.
Highlights of Annapurna Trekking
Ghorepani and PoonHill
Ghorepani and Poonhill are closely aligned two famous hill stations in the Annapurna region which itself
is a popular destination to observe the lust panoramic views of the Himalayas. Annapurna Massifs, Dhaulagiri Massifs, Machhapuchhre i.e. Mt. Fishtail, and many more mountain peaks can be observed from the hill station. If you are planning to complete the Annapurna circuit you will be able to witness all the most popular hill stations as well as many other majestic views of hills, jungles, and landscapes.
Flora and Fauna
Annapurna is a protected area named Annapurna Conservation Area where human settlements are strictly prohibited except to those providing service to the travelers around the area given permission by the Conservation house. This makes Annapurna a rich place for diverse flora and fauna. Rhododendron, the national flower of Nepal, is the highlight to the whole of the conservation area. During peak season there is spring the dense forest is covered with lust Rhododendron which is a majestic view. If you observe those aerial views through Helicopter Tours it would be pretty spectacular however walking down the trails of that forest is pretty amazing to experience in itself.
Traditional Village Settlements
During your trekking in Annapurna, you will encounter a number of ethnic villages. These villages are under some of the traditional ethnic groups that have been preserving their ancient culture, tradition, and religion. You will be able to understand and experience the Himalayan lifestyle of these groups. Even though the lifestyle up in the Himalayas is pretty hard, you will be always welcomed by the warmest Hospitality that they have to offer.
More highlights of Annapurna Trekking
- Annapurna Massif and Dhaulagiri Massif
- Religious temples and monasteries
- Extreme wildlife, flora, and fauna
- Traditional culture, the religion of ethnic groups
- Breathtaking sunrise view from Poonhill
- World's highest altitude lake- Tilicho
- Dense forest and lust Rhododendron
- Panoramic views of the Himalayas
Annapurna base camp trek itinerary from Hotel Annapurna View Sarangkot
Arrival to Pokhara
Pokhara to Sarangkot
Lead toward Lamjung (Besisahar ) by Bus
Jagat (Lamjung ) to Chamje (1410m)
Chamje to Bagarchhap (2160m)
Bagarchap to Chame (2710m)
Chame to Pisang (3240m)
Pisang to Manang (3540m)
Manang to Yak Kharka (4120m)
Yak Kharka to Thorang Phedi (4560m)
Thorang Phedi to Muktinath (5416m)
Muktinath to Kagbeni (2750m)
Drive to Tatopani from Kagbeni (1190m)
Tatopani to Ghorepani climb up POONHILL (2750 m)
Ghorepani to Ghandruk
Ghandruk to Hotel Annapurna View