About Annapurna Circuit Trek
A traveler always chooses a new road, where s/he can meet new people, experience a new environment, and make new memories. So, if you are a true traveler, Annapurna Circuit Trek is the trek meant for you. Passing through a variety of climate and topography, this is one of the best trekking destinations in the world. Annapurna Circuit falls in the Annapurna region of the mid-western part of Nepal. The trail runs around the Annapurna Massif and also takes you to the land beyond the Himalayas. Most of its part also falls inside Annapurna Conservation Area, presenting you a glimpse of the rich biodiversity of Nepal. The variations each new destination offers is a mind-boggling phenomenon. While the hills challenge you with ascends, the passes challenge you with the wind. The forests heal you with its shade, the rhododendron flowers with its beauty, and the rivers with its cold waters. Above all, the views of the snow-capped majestic mountains in front of your eyes make you forget all your pain. The mountains that accompany you throughout the trek are Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Machhapuchhre, Mt. Manaslu, Mr. Gangapurna, Tilicho Peak, Pisang Peak, among others.
The Annapurna Circuit Trek passes through many iconic places in Nepal. You will have to cross the Thorang La Pass (5416 m), the highest pass in the world, and also pass through the Kali Gandaki gorge, the deepest gorge in the world. Ghorepani and Poon Hill trek are famous for the sunrise views that give 360o panoramic views of the mountains. The apples from Manang and Mustang are very famous and tasty; you shouldn't miss tasting their dried apples and apple wine. Muktinath is a sacred pilgrimage of Lord Vishnu is most famous for the 108 stone spouts. The variation in topography also brings the variation in the people living. The upper hills are inhabited by the Gurung and Magars, whereas the drier areas are inhabited by the Thakali. Overall, we can see a huge influence of Buddhist cultures and traditions. But regardless of the ethnic group, good hospitality and a friendly smile from the Nepali host are always guaranteed.
Apart from these, you can enjoy the Kaligandaki and Marsayangdi River flowing along the trail. You will also witness numerous waterfalls and natural hot springs. Century-old monasteries, Gumbas, Chortens and prayer flags are also a common sight, giving you positive vibes throughout the trek. So, book your tickets for either spring or autumn, and enjoy the best of Nepal with Adventure White Mountain. We at Adventure White Mountain will make sure that your time in Nepal is the best travel experience.