This trek known, also as the small Annapurna Circuit, is a very popular one in Nepal. The highest point of this trek (3200 meters) and for many the highlight is an early morning pilgrimage to Poon Hill for a spectacular sunrise over the Himalayas, where the mountains stretch as far..
This short trek provides a good introduction into trekking whilst also providing some wonderful close-up views of both the sacred mountain Macchapuchre (Fishtail) and Annapurna South. Our destination is the beautiful and ornate village of Ghandruk, home to the Annapurna Conservation Area Project. Here you have a chance to visit..
The first ascent of this peak, formerly known as Fluted Peak, was made by Wilf Noyce and David Cox on its North–East Face and the top section of the East Ridge. Singu Chuli is the first summit on the long ridge down from Tarke Kang (Glacier Dome) which separates the..
Situated in the heart of the Annapurna Sanctuary, the attractive Tharpu Chuli is part of the ridgeline located south of the glacier dome. It includes Singu Chuli and acts as the central divider between the semicircles of peaks enclosing the Sanctuary. Tharpu Chuli offers an interesting climb and a spectacular..
Chulu West is part of the Manang Himal which is included in the larger Damodar Himal. The eastern limit runs south from Chako and Peak 6687 in a north-to-south direction along the Hunlung Khola, Nar Khola, and Phu Khola. To the south, it is bounded by the Marsyangdi Khola and..
Commencing with an overland journey to Beshi Sahar, 130 km West of Kathmandu where we overnight, our trek follows the gorge of Marshyangdi river through lush fields of paddy, innumerable tiny streams, waterfalls and beautiful villages, eventually emerging into the high desert country at Manang (3597 m.). The trek gains..
Our trek commences from Nayapul, which is an hours scenic drive from Pokhara with some fabulous views of Annapurna (South) and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) en route. From Nayapul, a half hour walk brings us to Birethanti, situated at the confluence of Modi and Bhurung rivers, here the route divides. We take..