Fascinating Annapurna trekking region is one the most popular trekking destinations in Nepal provides the stunning vistas of 8000 meters mountains including Annapurna I and massif Dhaulagiri. Mr. Maurice Herzog, leader of the French Himalayan expedition, scaled the top of the Annapurna I in 1950. Annapurna is a massif Himalayas in the north central Nepal that includes two peaks over 8000meters, thirteen peaks over 7000 meters and sixteen peaks over 6000meters .
Annapurna trekking region is the second famous trekking destination in the Himalayas and home to some of the stunning treks. Annapurna base camp, Annapurna circuit and Ghorepani Poon hill treks are some of the most amazing trekking trails within the Annapurna region. The Annapurna trekking region has been widely recognized as a paradise for naturalist as well. The region offers spectacular views of mountain peaks, unique landscape, wild animals, and monasteries as well as mixed cultural trekking, hiking and home stay trips.
The region offers not only the splendid views of high Himalayas but also the home to some of the wild animals including Blue Sheep, snow leopards and other species of the birds namely Blood Pheasant, Kokila, etc, butterflies and insects, because the upper sub-alpine grassland of the this region harbors these some of the rare species of the earth. Furthermore, the native plants can also be found in this forest, therefore the government of Nepal has declared this region as the conservation area and launched Annapurna conservation area projects in 1986 to conserve the varieties of orchids and rhododendron apart from the species of birds, animals and indigenous people residing in the region.
Also, the Annapurna region is popular among the exotic trekkers because of its easy access. Tea houses or mountain lodes during the trekking route are plentiful and trekking itinerary here offer good views of both the high mountains and lowland villages. There are many options to reach around the Annapurna region, we can take luxuries tourist buses from Kathmandu to Pokhara with a 200km scenic drives. For those who are having a limit of time, the daily flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara also another easy and fast option to reach the Annapurna region. Normally you can take a morning flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and start the trek on the same day to Annapurna Region. It is also possible to extend your trip from Pokhara to Chitwan National park either by vehicle or by doing rafting. We at Alpine Eco Trek arrange all Annapurna trekking trips either that is tea house or camping or luxurious guest house trekking that maybe private or group joined with family, friends, relatives , student in huge or small groups as per the demands of the clients’ desire and holiday schedule.