Annapurna circuit trekking is one of the most popular trekking destinations in the world. One of the classic treks in Nepal, this popular route takes you all the way from subtropical jungle to high-altitude plateau, culminating in Thorung La at 5418m. The Annapurna Circuit Trek is the top-tier trek in Nepal. During this trek, trekkers will get an opportunity to closely view the snow-cape of Annapurna range. Muktinath, Tatopani, Ghorepani, and Poonhill are the major hubs during the Annapurna Circuit Trek.
Trekking routes in this region include the Annapurna Sanctuary (or Annapurna Base Camp/ABC) trek, Ghorepani-Poonhill Trek, and Annapurna Circuit or Round Annapurna trek. The Round Annapurna Trekking or Annapurna Circuit Trekking is the most typical and challenging trek because it requires trekkers to ascend to a very high elevation of beyond 5000m and makes numerous ascends and descends between mountains and valleys.
This trek provides you an opportunity to travel around the entire Annapurna massifs and to see its magnificence from different angles. It also requires trekkers to cross the World’s Highest Pass, Thorung La (5416m) and the World’s Deepest Gorge of Kali Gandaki River that showcases Annapurna I (8091m) in the east and Dhaulagiri (8167m) in the west. Round Annapurna trek also includes visits to the most popular viewpoint station, Poonhill (3190m) where spectacular sunrise and breathtaking views of the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna ranges can be seen.
- The most popular trekking route in the region.
- Famous as a popular trekking destination in the world.
- Cross the world’s highest pass, Thorung La (5,416m).
- See amazing Annapurna massifs from different angles.
- Enjoy a breathtaking sunrise view from Poonhill.
- Explore diverse culture and traditions.