Annapurna Region of Nepal is the most diversified touristic destination. One can find the wonders of Mother Nature and grandeurs of Culture in one destination. From the lowland to highland and from green lush forests to high altitude desert; the region is highly blessed. There are numerous activities that travellers can do in this region regardless of physical ability, age and interests.
These are the major reasons which make the Annapurna Region the most popular across the globe.
Annapurna region is blessed by the panoramic vista of mountains of different legends. The region encompasses the world’s 7th tallest mountain Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167 m), 10th tallest mountain Mt. Annapurna (8091 m) and many others. Machhapuchhre, Nilgiri, Gangapurna, Annapurna series, Himchuli and over 3 dozens of mountains can be seen while holidaying in Nepal.
The area is picturesque and endows effervescent chance to capture breathtaking pictures. If you love green lush forests, grassy meadows, terraced farmlands and clustered villages then the place is an ideal. It seems like an open canvas for artists. Get the astounding vista comparable to any fairyland.
Annapurna region of Nepal is home of the different ethnic background of people. There are Chhetris, Brahmins, Sudras, Gurung, Magar, Rai, Tamang, Tibetans and Sherpa people. People who follow Buddhism, Hinduism, Bonpo and Christian are found in the region. Therefore, every month you can experience at least one festival. You can also attend the arranged cultural program in places like Ghandruk, Ghale Gaon, Chhomrong etc. For e.g., if you are on Annapurna Base Camp Trekking you can have a plethora of activities related to culture. ABC trek trail starts from Pokhara Valley which is home to Chhetris, Brahmins and Sudras. As the trail ascends Thakuri, Thakali, Magar, Gurung and Rai are encountered while in the upper Himalayas Tibetans are encountered. Therefore, in one single trip, one can gain valuable lessons about the lifestyle of the people living around the trail.
Rafting, Peak Climbing, Trekking, Sightseeing, Zip Flying, Paragliding, Boating, Pilgrimage, Home Stay, Volunteering, Family Touring, Bungee, Cycling, Motor Biking, etc. are major activities to do in Annapurna region of Nepal. There are legendary places where one can fulfil the dream of ultimate travelling. If you want to do rafting there are numerous high-speed swift rivers like Marshyangdi, Kaligandaki, Seti etc. For white water rapids sports Annapurna region of Nepal is an ideal choice. Only the paragliding destination of Nepal is in Pokhara. This is also the most visited touristic destination of Nepal. Family tours, pilgrimage tours are also possible as places like Muktinath, Talbarahi, Bindabasini etc. are highly regarded sacred places are within the region. Lakes, hills and authentic rural villages are the perfect places to rest and relax.
There are numerous trekking routes in the region. You can walk on the high altitude passes as well as through the green lush forests. Annapurna Circuit Trek, Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek and Mardi Himal Trek are the most famous trekking routes of the region. However, Upper Mustang region and some short trails like Annapurna Royal Trek, Australian Camp – Sarangkot Hiking, Khopra Hill Trek, Ghalegaun Trek etc. are also equally popular.
The region is suitable for all age group. From children to old age people the region can entertain all. You can holiday in the Annapurna region of Nepal for climbing, trekking and adventure sports activities. For pilgrimage and family tours there are numerous leisurely destinations within the region. Educational tour and cultural familiarization trips are also possible in the region. Therefore, the area can be termed as suitable for all age group and interest. There is no bar for either young or old; either leisure tourists or adventure tourists.
There are plenty of reasons which make the Annapurna region the most popular holiday destination in Nepal. The region is not only popular among foreigners but also famous among domestic travellers. For the more exciting firsthand experience of such a marvellous destination, you have to visit yourself. Don’t wait for the long, book any of the tour or trekking packages now and relish the wonderful Annapurna region of Nepal.