Annapurna Region Trekking is one of the popular and most sought trekking regions of Nepal which is situated in the northern central part of Nepal. It has been recognized as the world best trekking region since its opening in 1977. The main area of Annapurna Region Trekking is protected under the Annapurna Conservation area project which was established in 1986 under the guidance of the King Mahindra and covers the area of 7600 sq. km. Annapurna region is endowed with the fantastic mountain vistas, charismatic natural scenery, gorgeous landscapes as well as the various ethnic culture and tradition. The dramatic natural scenery, views of the deep river gorge, river valleys, mountain passes, Buddhist monasteries, ethnic villages with their lifestyle and culture, etc of the Annapurna trekking region provide an amazing experience to the visitors and trekkers. The major attractions of the Annapurna region trek are the deep gorge of the Kaligandaki River between Annapurna (8091m.) and Dhaulagiri (8167m.), Muktinath Temple, Gurung, Magar, and Thakali villages, sunrise and sunset view from the Poon hill, etc.
Annapurna Region Trekking is mostly settled by the ethnic Gurung, Magar, and Thakali community. During the Annapurna region trek, trekkers get an opportunity to know about the lifestyle, religion, culture, and tradition of these ethnic groups with their welcome and hospitality. In this region trek, you can enjoy the fantastic view of the 8000m mountains Annapurna I, Dhaulagiri and Manaslu as well as other mountains like Machhapuchhre (6996m.), Nilgiri, Annapurna II, III, IV and Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Lamjung Himal, etc. Annapurna trekking region offers various types of trekking trail ranging from strenuous to easy grade trekking trail like Annapurna Circuit Trek, Annapurna Base camp trek, Ghorepani Poon hill trek, Jomsom Muktinath trek, Mardi Himal Trek, royal trek, Tilicho Lake trek, etc. almost all Annapurna region Trekking trail begins from the Lake city of Pokhara which is also known as the Paradise of nature. The best season to go for the Annapurna region Trek is autumn and spring when the weather is clear and you can have a clear view of the mountains as well as the natural scenery.