Annapurna Massif lies in the north-center Himalayan of Nepal which is 8091 m of height from sea level. The massif is 55 kilometre and boubded by Kaligandaki Gorge , Marshyandi river and pokhara in west ,North -East and south respectively .Annapurna is the 10th highest mountain in the world . Annapurna area is considered as the most popular and diverse trekking area here in Nepal. This trekking area is stretch towards Mustang with three day treks which is suitable for all aged group .
This region is considered as the centre piece of that region which includes Annapurna I and also a giant Dhaulgiri lies west to Annpurna I .Both are of 8000m of height above sea level. Thakali people are the main inhabitant of this reason who are considered as a big hearted and friendly .Thakali are considered good in business and the typical organic food they prepare are preferred by both Nepali and foreign tourist .
Annapurna Trek is the most satisfying and full of entertain you need to try in your life time . You get to see breath taking snow -capped mountains ,natural forest ,lush ,farmland and the culturally rich Thakali people’s culture .Annapurna covers both the Manang and Mustang district .During the season of monsoon it is the best time for the trek because you dont get distracted by rainfall
PLACES TO SEE IN ANNAPURNA REGION
You get to experience the Tibetan Buddhist culture and their monastery .You can see the breath taking view of mountains from the walled city of architecturally beautiful Lomanthang. Lomanthang is the capital of Mustang . You get to know the real lifestyle of Himalayan people who rarely have the connection with the Nepali people .
The feeling that you get there there is the culture and tradition of Tibet people . The Mustang people used to consider Mustang as a separate place than Nepal . Before non-Nepali trekker need to take permit from Government of Nepal to enter into the Kagbeni and upper Mustang area .Upper Mustang is the peace of beautiful heaven in Nepal which is suitable during monsoon season
Annapurna is one of the best trekking trial .Gurung and Thakali are the main inhabitant of this reason who are rich in culture and their typical tradition .most satisfying and full of entertain you need to try in your life time . You get to see breath taking snow -capped mountains ,natural forest ,lush ,farmland and the culturally rich Thakali people’s culture .Annapurna covers both the Manang and Mustang district .During the season of monsoon it is the best time for the trek because you dont get distracted by rainfall
Jomsom is enriched with culture with diverse landscape .Deepest gorge carved by Kali Gandaki is the main attraction of this region which flows toward Ganges in India . You can visit famous Buddhist pilgrimage site Muktinath .Muktinath is worshipped by both Hindu and Buddhist on their own way .In Kali Gandaki river you can see the Shaligram (a different kind of stone )which is worshiped by Hindu . You get to see different culture , tradition ,dress attire .You can get regular flight to Jomsom from Pokhara .
THINGS TO DO IN ANNAPURNA REGION
- Mountain Biking
- Cultural Tours
- Mountain Viewing