Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Annapurna Short and Sweet Trek Range

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Annapurna Short and Sweet Trek Range
As its name it is one of the short, sweet and scenic treks to Annapurna region with an exotic view of Himalayan ranges. Because of the low altitude and easy walking Annapurna short trek is specially design for family holidays (family trekking and for kids). The route can be explored throughout the year by exploring the charming villages, dense forests, walking through the stream with splendid panorama of Annapurna massif, Mount Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail and other snow capped peak.

Annapurna short trek with Nepal Dream Path Treks starts after a short drive from famous touristic and lake city Pokhara. From Pokhara we drive to Phedi from where the actual trek starts. The trek offers unlimited scenic places without having any long walking, difficult climbing and high altitude problem which is mostly suitable for beginner nature lovers. The low Altitude Annapurna trek also offers to explore cultural and traditional activities of Nepalese countryside peoples.

The Annapurna Circuit short trek: This Trek is very much popular for trekkers who want to cross high pass and enjoy scenery of Himalayas Within short timeframe. This trek follows valleys and canyons up one side of the Annapurna Massif with magnificent views of Mt. Annapurna Ranges, Mt. Fishtail and many more breathtaking Himalayas. A magnificent white peaks view and two different river valleys Kali Gandaki and Marsyangdi. It encircles the Annapurna Massif, crossing Thorong La 5416 m. the highest pass on this trek. Along the trek, the beautiful mountain scenery and fascinating village life will keep you enthralled. This short Annapurna circuit trekking trail explores lush fields and forests to the mountains into the desert-dry trans-Himalayan region that lies on the edge of the Tibetan Plateau. Annapurna short trekking takes you up narrow gorges to medieval villages, past impressive Chorten, herds of blue sheep and spectacular Cliffside trail and over one of the region's highest trekking passes. This is a short trek of Annapurna circuit that requires no any earlier experience of trekking or any kinds of special technique.

This trek is a challenging trek which sometime requires climbing up and down the steep mountain path, The Annapurna Circuit trek, considered one of the best trekking/hiking trails in the world, is the classic long distance trek in the Annapurna region of Nepal. We start our trek from Syange following the popular Annapurna circuit trail. The route encircles the Annapurna Range; a collection of huge ever snowy capped range reward for your questionable sanity is a breathtaking view of the world's tallest mountains glowing in the pastel light of dawn and dusk. The trek is one of contrasts between the green, terraced farmland of the Marshyangdi valley and the semi-arid environs of Lower Mustang. The two areas are separated by the Thorong La Pass (5416m), which we must cross on a long day, to reach the sacred site of Muktinath after pass. The temple complex is a pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Buddhists and when seen from here the sunrise on Dhaulagiri is particularly striking.A moderate to challenging trek which sometime requires climbing up and down the steep mountain path, The Annapurna Circuit trek, considered one of the best trekking/hiking trails in the world, is the classic long distance trek in the Annapurna region of Nepal. You trek along local trails, lush dense forests, villages and terraced farmlands. After enjoying the temple and the religious shrines of Muktinath, we head down the steep, barren hillside to Kagbeni. Kagbeni and Jomsom still feel like a medieval village, with its closely packed mud houses and dark tunnels. The panorama of the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna peaks from the Tatopani to Ghorepani Poon hill are the most spectacular mountain escapes on Earth. The Gurung, Thakalis and Magar communities' unique culture will make in rejoice and jostling. The trekkers who wish to explore different experience of culture and heritages, distinct Nepalese lifestyle, views of Himalaya, rewarding nature; the evergreen trail of Annapurna circuit short trek can be the adventurous.

Outline Itinerary
Day 01: Drive Kathmandu to Syange/ Jagat (1330m)
Day 02: Syange/Jagat trek to Dharapani (1960m): Walking distance 6-7 hours
Day 03: Dharapani trek to Chame (2630m): Walking distance 5 hours
Day 04: Chame trek to Pisang (3210m): Walking distance 5 hours
Day 05: Pisang trek to Manang (3540m): Walking distance 6-7 hours
Day 06: Acclimatization day at Mannag (3540m)
Day 07: Manang trek to Chure Letdar (4250m): walking distance 3-5 hours
Day 08: Letdar trek to Thorung Phedi (4400m): walking distance 2 hours  
Day 09: Thorung Phedi trek to Muktinath (3800m): walking distance 6-8 hours
Day 10: Muktinath Jeep drive to Tatopani (1190m): 6-8 hours drive
Day 11: Tatopani to Ghorepani (2775m): Walking distance: 6-7 hours
Day 12: Ghorepani/Poon Hill trek to Hille (1495m): Walking distance: 4-5 hours
Day 13: Hile trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara: Walking distance: 3 hours 
Day 14: Pokhara to Kathmandu, 25 minutes flight or 6-7 hours drive.
Day 15: Final Departure
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