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Annapurna circuit and Tilicho lake 17 Days Trek – Pashchimanchal, Nepal

The Annapurna Circuit with Tilicho Lake trek is a remarkable adventure that takes you through the Annapurna region of Nepal, including a detour to the stunning Tilicho Lake.

EXPERIENCE

The Annapurna Circuit with Tilicho Lake trek is a remarkable adventure that takes you through the Annapurna region of Nepal, including a detour to the stunning Tilicho Lake. Here are the key features and highlights of this trek:

1. Scenic beauty: The trek offers breathtaking views of the snow-capped peaks of the Annapurna range, including Annapurna I, II, III, and IV, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu. You’ll witness diverse landscapes, from lush green valleys to arid high-altitude deserts.

2. Tilicho Lake: The trek includes a visit to Tilicho Lake, which sits at an altitude of 4,919 meters (16,138 feet). It is one of the highest lakes in the world and provides a serene and picturesque setting amidst the majestic Himalayas.

3. Annapurna Circuit: The trek follows a part of the classic Annapurna Circuit, a renowned trekking route that circumnavigates the entire Annapurna massif. You’ll traverse through beautiful valleys, cross high mountain passes, and encounter local villages showcasing their unique culture and traditions.

4. Thorong La Pass: One of the major highlights of the Annapurna Circuit with Tilicho Lake trek is crossing the Thorong La Pass, situated at an elevation of 5,416 meters (17,769 feet). This challenging pass offers panoramic views and a sense of achievement.

5. Cultural immersion: Along the trek, you’ll have the opportunity to interact with the diverse ethnic groups of the region, including Gurungs, Thakalis, and Manangis. You can explore their traditional villages, monasteries, and experience their warm hospitality.

6. Natural hot springs: After the rigorous trek, you can relax and rejuvenate your body in the natural hot springs at Tatopani, which is a common stop along the Annapurna Circuit.

7. Accommodation and meals: Tea houses and guesthouses are available along the trail, providing basic accommodation and meals. You’ll have the chance to savor delicious local cuisine and experience the unique mountain hospitality.

8. Duration and difficulty: The Annapurna Circuit with Tilicho Lake trek typically takes around 18-21 days to complete. It is considered a challenging trek, requiring a good level of physical fitness and previous trekking experience at high altitudes.

9. Natural beauty and biodiversity: The region is rich in natural beauty and biodiversity. You’ll encounter diverse flora and fauna, including rhododendron forests, rare wildlife like snow leopards and Himalayan thars, and a variety of bird species.

10. Safety precautions: Due to the high altitude and challenging terrain, it’s crucial to acclimatize properly, carry appropriate gear, and be aware of weather conditions. Hiring a guide or joining an organized trek can ensure your safety and enhance your overall experience.

 

HIGHLIGHTS

Tilicho lake
Annapurna circuit
Muktinath jomsom kagbeni etc

 

 

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