About Annapurna Circuit Trek
Annapurna Circuit Trek or Round Annapurna Trek is one of the best and popular trekking destinations in Nepal for both national and international tourists. A classic trekking route lying on the Western part of Nepal, it has often been voted as one of the best trekking routes in the world. The distance of this route varies from 160-230 km, and the duration ranges from 15-20 days depending on the itinerary of the trekkers. This trek offers wonderful views of Annapurna range, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Machhapuchhre, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Nilgiri, Pisang peak and many others while circling the Annapurna Massif.
During Annapurna Circuit Trek, trekkers will have the opportunity to experience a wide variety of cultures and explore diverse flora & fauna as the trek consists of diverse climate zones ranging from tropical to alpine. Trekkers will pass through the amazing Thorong La Pass (5416 M), which is the highest point of this trek, then down to Muktinath, which is a sacred place for both Hindu and Buddhists. Further, the trail passes through the world’s deepest gorge, Kaligandaki gorge. Trekkers can encounter rhododendron forest along the way fully bloomed during the spring season. Annapurna Circuit Trekking is the best way to traverse the Annapurna region.