Annapurna trekking in Nepal.
Annapurna trekking is located in an area of Annapurna Himalayas in western part of Nepal. Annapurna region holds most of the very famous trekking routes of Nepal includes around the Annapurna Range (Annapurna Himal), Dhaulagiri Range and the Kaligandaki River valley. Mt.Annapurna fist 8,091m, Annapurna south 7219m, Nilgiri 7,061 m , Machhapuchchhre (6,993 m) and Dhaulagiri I (8,167 m) are major scenery. There are also some less crowded trekking routes in Annapurna can be done within one to 2 weeks time. Mustang is also geographically a part of the Annapurna region, but because trek to Mustang are subject to special restrictions, this is described it in the separate page on restricted area trekking in Nepal section. About two-thirds of the trekkers in Nepal visit Annapurna region. Trek to Annapurna has easy access, hotels in the hills are plentiful, and treks here offer good scenery of both lowland villages and high mountains.
Annapurna trekking seasonal fact during the whole yearDecember / January / February
Colder time but generally clear skies. But still beautiful time to discover this region trekking. Less trekkers along the trek routes, nice views of Himalaya, winter season, cold at night, fresh and beautiful.
Winter storms sometimes in high passes through January and February, but changing weather patterns.March / April / May
Excellent weather. Best time to explore, not too cold high up, not too warm down below
Wonderful weather to trek, blooming colorful Rhododendron (Rhododendrons is the national flower of Nepal) and there are more than < 30 species of rhododendron in Nepal) flowers in trek routes, the skies are blue and clear, all views of Himalayan peaks can be seen clearly.
Monsoon season in Nepal
Monsoon season is not good to trek in this region as it has alot of grassy landscapes and there might be leeches. So, it is not a good idea to trek in Moon soon time.
Monsoon is over around early of September, but some drops of rains still possible, alot of new flowers along the trek, beautiful waterfalls and nice landscapes makes your trip wonderful.