trekking in Annapurna
Having a unique collection of picturesque diversities of nature and culture, the Annapurna region is considered to be the well known trekking destination among the global trekking community. It offers the tourists to trek in Nepal with its high Himalayan ranges including Thorang La pass (5416m) and one of the beautiful Lakes in Nepal Tilicho Lake (5119 m) situated on the highest elevation in the world. The highest Annapura I (8091m), the deepest Kaligandaki River gorges and the dense forest of rhododendron of various colors and old villages like Manang, Kagbeni, Jomsom, and rural communities are the distinguished features of the Annapurna region. Popular Round Annapurna Trek, Annapurna Base camp, Ghorepani/Poon Hill and Jomsom and Muktinath are the major trek destinations. Muktinath Temple is as important as Mt. Kailash of Tibet and Pashupatinath of Kathmandu to visit for both Hindus and Buddhists. Marpha, the ancient trade centres and also known as the king land of apple in Nepal is also within this region.