The Annapurna region lies in the north part of the middle hills and central Nepal. Annapurna Trekking Region has been dominated by Annapurna Himal and the town of Pokhara. The Annapurna region is one of the most popular trekking destinations in the country. It is home to a ring of the impressive mountain with ten peaks over 6000 meters. Moreover, Annapurna one is just over 8000 meters. There are four major trekking routes in this region: to the Annapurna Sanctuary, Mardi himal, Khopra ridge trek and entire of the Annapurna circuit. The ancient Kingdom of Lo (Mustang) also geographically a part of the Annapurna region, but require a special permit because of restricted areas.
People considered the Annapurna region as one of the spectacular trekking destinations. It is offers us unforgettable views of different mountain peaks such as Annapurna’s, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu and Machhapuchre. This is a perfect trekking region and takes you through many different types of landscapes through the lowland villages and high mountain foothills. We get to observe the diverse group of people living there such as Gurung, Manages, Thakali and Magar. The altitude of this trekking route is Thorong-La pass which is 5416 meters from sea level. During this expedition to Annapurna region, you get to see the world deepest gorge in Kali Gandaki River. It is in between Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.
The trek for Annapurna region starts and ends in the second largest and most beautiful city of Pokhara. However, Nature itself has set Pokhara around Phewa Lake and Begnas Lake. It has many sightseeing opportunities and is the perfect place to relax and recharge the batteries after many days trekking.