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The Annapurna region lies toward the north of central Nepal. The region has been recognized as one of the world’s best trekking trails according to a survey by modern Maturity (USA). The highlights of this part of Nepal are Annapurna Peaks, Mt. Dhaulagiri, river Kali Gandaki and several other peaks. Gateway to Annapurna trekking region is the famous city of Pokhara. The most prominent ethnic groups of Annapurna region are Gurungs and Thakalis. Animals found here pika, blue sheep and Himalayan Tahr and vegetation ranges from tropical species to temperate forests of oak, beech and rhododendron.

The popular trekking routes of this region are Jomsom, Annapurna Circuit and Annapurna base camp, Annapurna foothills, Sikles, Lamjung, Dhaulagiri, Upper Mustang and around Pokhara. The best time to visit is during spring and autumn. Unlike other parts of Nepal, even the monsoon months are idea to visit upper Mustang that falls in the rain well serviced by tea houses. Trekkers should, however, be careful while trekking to the more remote parts of the region.There are also some places like Poon hills from where we can see beautiful views of annarnapurna range.

Getting there - Regardless of the trek chosen, it is most likely that Pokhara would be either the starting or ending point of your trek in the Annapurna region. Pokhara is located 200 kilometers west of Kathmandu and can be reached by road in about six hours or by air in thirty minutes from the capital. For road travel there are a number of tourist buses available daily from Kathmandu. Food, accommodation and other tourist facilities of all ranges are available in and around Pokhara.

Permits and Fees - Entry fee is necessary for Annapurna Conservation Area region. The permit must be purchased before starting the trek and can be obtained in Kathmandu or Lakeside Pokhara. Trekkers are advised to arrange their trek through a government recognized trekking agency.

Annapurna Region Trekking

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This trek offer for who has not plenty of time but who would like very much to do the adventure trek in Nepal, even in short time you will get fully enjoy in Annapurna range with