Annapurna in Nepal
Trekking in Nepal

Annapurna in Nepal- 3 Best Treks in Annapurna Region:


Nepal, famous for its majestic Himalayan region is known for its “mountainous beauty”. A million number of tourist make their journey to Nepal to witness this beauty. The highest mountain ranges of the world, including Everest (8848m), captivates many people. Among the Himalayan region, Annapurna in Nepal is the most prodigious one. The Annapurna region can make awesome picture and Annapurna posts for your social media. The varying landscape, culture, and nature will keep fascinating you. There are many trekking trails in the Annapurna region the can show you the best of Annapurna ranges. Here are the best Treks in Annapurna in Nepal that you can enjoy.


Annapurna Circuit Trek:

It’s the most popular route among the trekkers. Annapurna Circuit Trek has made to the list of best treks in the world. The route combines climate zones from the lush green valley’s to the barren landscape at the mountains. You experience the life of Hindu settlement at the low elevation while enjoying the to Tibetan culture at Manang and Mustang in the higher elevations. Some beautiful rivers, waterfalls, gigantic cliffs, glacier lakes, and suspension bridges add to the fun. And the spectacular view of mountains like Machhapuchhre, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, all Annapurna ranges, Gangapurana, and others will captivate you.

Annapurna Circuit Trekking trail takes you around the Annapurna massif in anti-clock direction. The daily altitude gain is less and passing the Thorong La Pass easier. But you will need more time than other treks, Annapurna Circuit trek takes around 3 to 4 weeks. The classic route to Annapurna Circuit Trek starts from Besisahar in Marshyangdi river valley and ends in the Kali Gandaki Gorge. kali Gandaki Gorge is the deepest gorge between Dhaulagiri and Annapurna.

Annapurna in Nepal
Annapurna in Nepal

The highest point during the trek is 5,416m Thorong La pass. Thorong La pass is the highest pass in the world. The best months for Annapurna Circuit Trek is March-May and October-November trek.

Annapurna Base Camp Trek:

Annapurna Base Camp Trek is also a very popular trek route in this region. It is fairly easy, short and very rewarding. You get the witness the beauty of massive Machhapuchhre and Annapurna from their Base Camp. This is the most popular Annapurna in Nepal trek.

The trek commences at the beautiful city of lakes, Pokhara. Then it’s a scenic drive to Nayapul. You will be walking through the terraced farmlands and the forests rhododendron and pine until the snowy heights are reached. Along the way, you can witness the panorama view of the Himalayas and a beautiful sunrise from Poonhill. The trail passes through multiple traditional Nepali villages. You can also witness high cascading waterfalls, hot water spring and deep Kali Gandaki Gorge. Then, finally, you trek to the Base Camp at 4,130m. You get a stunning panoramic view of high peaks including the up-close view of the huge Annapurna.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Ghandruk trek

This short trek is popular as an easy trek to the Annapurna region. For the one with less time and altitude problem, this trek is a great way to witness the beauty of Nepal. Both Base camp trek and Annapurna Circuit Trek includes this region in their route.

Poon hill is a vantage point for a spectacular view of Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, Himchuli, etc. People usually spend a night in Ghorepani and wake up early the next day to watch the sunrise the next morning. The view of Annapurna peaks turning golden looks very beautiful to behold. Annapurna in Nepal offers the amazing trek.

Annapurna in Nepal
Annapurna in Nepal

The view of Terraced farms, beautiful orchids, Himalayan bamboo, rhododendron forest, and the natural hot spring makes the trek adventurous. Plus the Ghandruk villages inhabited by Gurung people where there are multiple Gurung museum are other attractions of this trip.


Annapurna in Nepal has so many beautiful places to explore. Besides the major trail, you can tailor your own route plan too. Many of many beautiful places like Jomsom, Kagbeni, Mustang, and Muktinath that can be incorporated in your trek. Check what the whole Annapurna region has to offer before you go.

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About Shobita Neupane

Shobita is a co-founder of Travel Diary Nepal. She is a passionate traveler and a content writer. Her favorite quote is Fly so high until your problem looks smaller and the dream seems closer.

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