Annapurna Trekking is one of the most popular treks in Nepal, and amongst other trekking routes in Nepal offers spectacular views of some of the highest mountain peaks in the world, Annapurna, a 55km long Massif with a highest peak, Annapurna I, that stands at 8,091m.
The most popular trekking destination in Nepal is the Annapurna region trekking . It is the central Nepal and near to Pokhara with reputation of providing splendid mountains views, perfect trekking and wide variety of arctic and semi-arctic flora and fauna.
Alpine meadows, bamboo forests, and a variety of trees make trip remarkable with elusive wildlife like barking deer, bear, tahr, ghoral, danphe, musk deer, and blue sheep. There are four major trekking routes; Around Annapurna Circuit (4 weeks max to 2 weeks min), Annapurna base camp trek (10 days max. to 6 days min.), Jomsom trek (15 days max. to 7 days min.), and Poon hill trek (10 days max. to 5 days min.). The trekking period depends upon area of trek even within the same trek due to different routes, destinations and attractions.
These treks will give you a chance to mix with the local people and get an insight into their livelihood and culture.
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