Annapurna Region Treks

Annapurna region is one of the largest areas for trekking in Nepal and offers plenty of trekking routes which varies in itinerary as well as the final point. Annapurna region is named after the mount Annapurna which is very popular among the trekker in Nepal. About two-third of trekkers who have inspected Nepal, for sure trekked in Annapurna region. Besides, the Annapurna region covers about four or five district and many places of this zone have been conserved and preserved to save the Himalayan views as well as the flora and fauna species.

Gangapurna Lake duirng the Annapurna Circuit Trek in Nepal

It’s actually not an easy task to explore the whole Annapurna region trekking as this area is highly expanded with unique landscapes, traditions, and environmental conditions. Here, some trekking route that is being noted down by me while exploring this region is listed below. checkout it! and never miss any detail of the Annapurna region that you wanted to travel over.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek is the most popular and A-Grade trekking of the Annapurna region. In Annapurna base camp trekking, our final destination is Annapurna base camp which is at the altitude of 4150m. As the elevation is below 5000m there is a very low chance of catching altitude sickness. Apart from altitude sickness, a newbie might catch a cold. So, be careful while choosing your equipment as well as clothes.

Annapurna I 8091m view from Annapurna Base Camp

Hmm, you might not know how really astonished I was when the first time I saw the mount Annapurna in the Anapurna region. I was about to burst in tears from the happiness of successful trek moreover each spectacular outline of the beautiful villages was undoubtedly stunning. Well, 7 Days ABC Trek was completed in about 2 weeks by our team. usually, Annapurna base camp trek takes 6–8 days to be finished. The price of Annapurna base camp trek depends on your demand and notice that cost varies from companies to companies.

Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna Circuit Trek is all about a journey of the Annapurna massif. The Annapurna Round Trek starts from the low land region to the remote Tibet like Manang of Nepal with the dry landscape. Annapurna circuit route does not include Annapurna base camp but involves the Thorung- la pass. Thorung-la pass is the highest pass and adventure, pass trek in the Annapurna region. At Thorong la high camp 4920m the problem of altitude sickness and snow can occur especially for those without previous experience. However one should pay more attention to safety while trekking.

Honestly, it was a blissful trekking Annapurna circuit, the more we walk furthermore we were excited. Truly, the view we saw from the trail and pass itself was so much mesmerizing that we were not willing to move further. Our final destination Thorong la at the highest elevation of the trip was embellished with the prayers flags and many stone cairn. Moreover, traditional Chorten near the pass intensified the charm of the trek to the heavenly beauty.

Topography while trekking varies in such a way that it covers drier land, glaciated peak, deepest valley, many meadows, grassy slope as well as a plain track along the gorgeous rivers.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Obviously, the shortest and easiest trek in the Annapurna region that you should not miss out is Ghorepani poon hill trek. Poon hill trek is relatively easier mean not difficult to access and has been well accepted by the foreign tourist as well as by many local ones.

Really, those who wanted to fulfill their wish to observe the Himalayan beauty contented with snow-capped mountain and culture of Gurung and Magar must choose Ghorepani poon hill trek to satisfy their passionate will. Rest assured you will not catch any problem of altitude sickness as the highest point of the trek id 3210m. In addition, the trek lasts for a maximum of a week, usually, it takes 5 days.

Tilicho Lake Trek

Another trek in the Annapurna region that offers a distinct outline is Tilicho lake trek where the Tlicho lake reflects the refined shadow of the giant peaks around it. The Tilicho lake is the world highest and beautiful lake in the world and the lake situated at 4949m from sea level. Tilicho is also famous for being the lake at high altitudes all over the lake. Often the Tilicho is frozen so it is portrayed as the “great ice lake” in Maurice Herzozg’s map. Though the final point was highly noteworthy and able to pound our heart, all the Tilicho lake trail was scary. So please step forward with better preparation from the beginning.

The world highest lake in the world (TIlicho Lake 4949m)

lastly, the charm of the lake was spellbound and the trail is a bit hard. it takes about 1 week to reach the lake if you wanted shorter time and best of luck for those fellows who are committed to ascend the Tilicho lake trek. We would like to inform you that after Tilicho Lake Trek then you can extend or head to popular Annapurna Circuit Trek.

Ghandruk Trek

Ghandruk Trek is the shorter trek of 3\4 days than the Ghorepani Ghandrunk Trek in the Annapurna region. Major of the short trek in this region can be started from the famous Pokhara district. The same goes for the Ghandruk trek where the starting point could be reached by bus or taxi.

Mount Dhaulagiri ( A stunning view from Poon Hill 3210m)

The name Ghandruk itself is famous for being authentic with the traditional lifestyle. Many Nepalese youths themselves make a trip to this place to enjoy the culture of their own country. However, the Ghandruk trail offers the view of awesome mountains, jungle, animals, and the flavor of Nepalese food and tradition. check it our you will find more than the expected.

Mardi Himal Trek

Recently, Mardi Himal Trek has been so much popular in the Annapurna region due to its overwhelming beauty and the compelling adventure. Mardi Himal can also be called Mardi mountain trek because ‘Himal’ word stands for the mountain in Nepalese language. In fact, the Mardi Himal trekking is also a short trek that lasts for about 5 days where you need to make the long walk from low camp to the Mardi Himal base camp trek for about three days. As on the first day, you would be driven to the Deurali you only need to trek for three days.

An excellent view from High Camp Mardi Himal

Despite being the short trek Mardi Himal trekking is also the high altitude trek(4500m) where you would encounter the marvelous views of Mardi mountain along with the mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and Machhapuchhre. Inspect this trek so that you could learn about Buddhist culture as well as the traditional Gurung village and have the most unforgettable memories.


Inclusively, the Annapurna region treks are the clear blend of culture, adventure, tradition, natural beauty with the evergreen vicinity. Variations in landscape and social life are so vast that one might not believe the Annapurna zone is just only a piece of Nepal. So never miss this beautiful opportunity to explore Himalayan beauty and please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any queries. our team of Nepal High Trek and Expedition has been hosting all the trek available in the Annapurna region with affordable packages. We thoroughly arrange the trip according to the request of our client and it’s our pleasure to serve our guest in the best way.

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