The Annapurna Conservation Area is the largest protected area in Nepal. The unique biodiversity, the scenic grandeur in combination with the multi-cultural and ethnic diversity make it one of the worlds most popular trekking destinations.
The Annapurna region provides an opportunity to explore the spectacular scenery of the high Himalaya, picturesque lowland farms and villages, a wealth of cultural interest and the chance to cross challenging passes. You will walk through giant rhododendron forests, the thin Tibetan Highland atmosphere and encounter many of Nepal’s ethnic groups on your way. It is without a doubt one of the classic and most rewarding trekking areas in the Himalaya.
Trekking Options in Annapurna
Annapurna Circuit 22 days (Medium)
Explore the rich biodiversity from wild unspoiled valleys and old forests to high alpine lakes and passes, capped with spectacular mountain views of the Annapurna range. One of the most famous treks in the world for a very good reason!
Annapurna Base Camp 15 days (Medium)
Head into the heart of the Annapurna Himalaya to find amazing mountain vistas, hidden meadow pockets, vast glacial morraines, while constantly surrounded by magnificent sheer-walled peaks
Jomsom Muktinath 9 days (Easy)
A wonderful opportunity to witness the beauty of the Annapurna region in a short timeframe.
Nar & Phu 16 days (Medium-Hard)
A restricted area trek into a remote hidden valley to the traditional Manang-Tibetan villages Nar and Phu. Experience a combination of culture, high passes and views of the incredible Annapurna Massif.
Ghorepani Poon Hill 12 days (Medium-Hard)
Through the Annapurna foothills to the spectacular mountain viewpoint Poon Hill. Enjoy this trip through charming villages inhabited by the Gurungs, Magars and dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep sub-tropical valleys.
Royal Trek 8 days (Easy)
Named for its association with Prince Charles, this lovely non strenuous walk offers panoramic views of the Annapurna massif in a relatively short period of time.