The Annapurna Circuit trek is located in the Nepal Himalayas and is considered one of the best hiking adventures in the world. People from around the world go Annapurna Circuit Trekking in Nepal because of the amazing scenery, variety of animals, convenient food and board, and sunny weather. Over 100,000 people go trekking in Nepal each year.
The Annapurna Circuit includes four regions. The lower elevation Lamjung and Myagdi include small villages with terraced farming and green subtropical valleys. The higher elevations of the Manang and Mustang regions are dry and mountainous.
The trail crosses the summit at Thorung La (pass) at the height of 5416m, or 17,769 feet and passes through the world’s deepest gorge, in between massive mountains. See the information below about the best time to go Annapurna Circuit Trekking.
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Are you looking for a tour package that includes Annapurna Circuit Trekking? Choose from 35 different Annapurna travel options below offered by seven of the best Nepal Trekking companies. Browse through the options and click on each trip to be linked directly to the tour operator. You can browse their websites to learn more and contact them with your questions.
You can see from the map of the Annapurna Circuit below that the trail follows the depression through the Himalayan Mountains. Visit JDMesh’s Blog for a very complete account of one group’s journey through the mountains of Nepal. This is the map from their trip.
The best time to trek Annapurna is March – April and September – November.
Trip prices range from $829 USD to $4,400 USD depending upon the itinerary. Most of these tour operators do not provide the cost of the trips in USD. Currently $1,000 USD is equal to 594 British Pounds.
Places Visited in Nepal:
|National Parks and Wildlife Reserve||267,280|
|Lumbini (Excluding Indian Tourists)||136,067|
|Lower Dolpa Trekking||982|
|Upper Dolpa Trekking||536|
|Average length of stay 12.16 Days|
Photo of the Annapurna Range by Travelwayoflife