Annapurna circuit is exotic fantastic and very famous trail. Annapurna circuit is an easier and safer trek within the Annapurna mountain range of central Nepal. It has often been voted as the best long distance trek in the world, which begins from tropics at 600m to the arctic at 5416m at THORANG LA PASS which touches the edge of Tibet’s plateau. A wide variety of climate zones with variety of different culture, Hindu village at the foothills and Tibetan culture at Manang valley and lower Mustang as well. After continuing from the Thorang La Pass, construction of a road has shortened the trail and change the village which is known as Mustang Valley that is a world’s most popular destination for everyone. (e.g.: religious tourist, adventure tourist like mountain biking and many others)
While trekking, it crosses two different river valley and encircles the Annapurna massif, Thorong La Pass (5416m/17769 ft.) the highest pass of this trek, particularly all trekkers hike the route anticlockwise as this way daily altitude gain is slower.
The close quarter’s scenery of mountains includes Annapurna massif (Annapurna I and Annapurna IV), Dhaulagiri, Machapuchhre, Manaslu, Gangapurna and Tilicho peak. Numerous peak of 6000-8000m in evolution rise from the Annapurna range.
The trek begins at Besisahar (foothills) or Bhulbhule in the Marshyangdi River valley and concludes in Kali Gandaki gorge which is known as the deepest gorge.
Nepal has tremendous verities of climates. The lowland plains are tropical, the middle land (midland) hills are temperate and the high mountains have sub-arctic and artic condition.
For trekker, the fall and the spring offers the best clarity (Mountain View are a big reason to travel to Nepal) and mild temperature.
Thorong La Pass trekking is one of the most popular trek in the Annapurna circuit. This 14 days trek gives you the chance to visit the north of the Annapurna Mountains for some mesmerizing views of the mountains as you pass between the Annapurna Conservation Area and the remote mustang reason.
This Nepal trekking package is exciting and adventurous as you walk for 14 days past high mountain peak, bright mountain glacier, deep canyons, colorful villages as well as places of great spiritual significance.
Trekking season: –
Autumn season is considered as the best season for trekking in Nepal. September, October and November are fall in this trekking season in Nepal. Trekking in this season offers excellent weather and tantalizing mountain views. Temperature is moderate, making it a good time for any trekkers. The sky is generally clear with outstanding views. Occasionally short storms may dump considerable snow at high altitudes.
Generally, the days are clear in winter season in Nepal. December, January and February months are cold days in mountain. In Nepal winter season is usually filled with snow fall in higher elevations with risky winds and colder temperatures. Hence it’s ideal for trekking in the lower elevation. If you are looking for suitable and incredible scenery, this is a great time to Trek in lower elevations.
Spring season in Nepal is also considered as the best season to do the trekking and mountain climbing. This season offers different varieties of wild flora blossoming of the giant rhododendrons above 3000m and hunting paradise during this season, which makes higher altitude trekking more comfortable and interesting. It is mildly warm at lower elevations and quite moderate temperature at higher elevation over 4000m, which provides spectacular and excellent mountains views. March, April and May months are fall in this trekking season in Nepal
June, July and August are the main rainy season in Nepal and involves monsoon with heavy rainfall which makes trekking conditions unfavorable. This season is ideal time for Trekking and tour to Tibet however, in some Trekking regions of Nepal connecting to Tibet and desert parts of Nepal like Mustang, Nar-Phu valley and Dolpo regions are best season to do trekking which is summer trekking a great alternative behind the Himalayas rain shadow area.