Annapurna circuit trek is one of the most popular treks in Nepal. The route of the Annapurna circuit is perhaps the longest route in Nepal. The major portion of the trek may require 15 days to complete. The trail is rich in cultural, natural and geographical beauty. Annapurna circuit trek is accompanied by many majestic and tallest mountains like Annapurna I (8,091m) which is world’s 10th tallest mountain in the world, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, Nilgiri, Tukuche, Tilicho Lake, Manaslu, and other peaks. Annapurna circuit trek can be said as one of the most diverse treks.
This circuit is filled with many highlights and famous locations of Nepal. The first famous thing you will encounter is Throng – La pass (5415m). Throng la pass is the highest point in this trek. The climbing to this point might be challenging but the view from the top is surely easing and rewarding. The next highlight of this trek is Tilicho Lake. Tilicho Lake is located at a height of 4919m. En route to this lake, we may encounter Kali Gandaki Gorge which is believed to be the deepest canyon in the world. Your trail will be between Annapurna and Dhaulagiri which are among the highest mountain in the world. Muktinath is one of the holiest places in Nepal, it is also the popular pilgrimage site where people from different part of the globe come to visit and worship. Your trek will pass through Muktinath, the heavenly place will make the trek more amazing and memorable. Acclimatization will be required in the journey and hours of the walk will surely flag our energy. Natural hot spring at Tatopani is perfect to relax our body and flow all the pain of our body. Like, I said scenic view will be throughout our journey, Poon hill is the perfect and popular location to get the panoramic view of the mountains. Sunrise and Sunset view in Poon hill is a very popular activity for trekkers. Kala Patthar is also the top spot to offer a majestic view. Our path will pass through the small, beautiful and popular habitat of Magar, Thakali and Gurung Settlements. At the beginning of our trek, we will go through Pokhara which is the most beautiful city of Nepal. There are tons of beautiful sites to visit in Pokhara.