Annapurna Mini Circuit Trek which is also known as the short Annapurna circuit trek or Thorong la pass trek. Annapurna Mini Circuit Trek is perfect for those who are short on timeand still want to explore the Himalayas. The Annapurna Mini Circuit Trek is filled with the splendid Himalayan panorama of the Annapurna massif including Mount Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Fishtail, Nilgiri, Hinchui and several other mountains of Nepal and gives you an opportunity to experience the lifestyle of the locals of the central Himalayan region.
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With the Annapurna Mini Circuit Trek, you get to explore the assorted ethno-cultures, varied religions, aboriginal people and their ethnic lifestyles, picturesque villages that lie on the lap of stunning Himalayan ranges.
We start the trek amongst the greenery of Besisahar where we slowly move towards Bahundanda. While you're on the road, you will come across the very fine villages that are homes to a wide diversity of inhabitants. All of whom come from varied ethnic groups but live together as a family. On your way, you will be offered marvelous views of the Himalayas. As the trek continues, towards the north of the main Himalayan range on to the high and arid Tibetan Plateau, the mountains become more stunning and gorgeous. The route will further lead us to a suspension bridge as we cross the Marsayangdi River. Our first of the many suspension bridges will lead us to the exotic stone village called Jagat. After numerous days of trekking on stony roads crossing several villages, we finally reach the highlight of our trip, the alpine village called Manang. Manang is where we relax for two days to acclimatize our body. Surrounded by the massive Himalayan giants, Manang delivers some of the best hiking points at your foot, to enjoy the views of Annapurna massif. We further trek for another 3 days which will take us over the Thorang La pass(5415m), to the divine and holy temple of Muktinath. Regarded as one of the most spiritual Hindu temples, Muktinath is one of the most phenomenal features of this trek. The eye appealing view of the White Mountains is beyond one's imagination of a blissful and tranquil experience.
The district headquarters of Mustang region, Jomsom is where the Annapurna Mini Circuit Trek comes to an end. The very next day, a short 35 minutes scenic flight takes us to another tremendous and lively town, Pokhara. After a day at the enchanting Pokhara city, we go back to Kathmandu on a scenic drive or a thrilling mountain flight.