The Annapurna Region; A popular Annapurna Himalayas, Trekking Hub
Annapurna Region is extensively popular trekking part of Nepal covering a short, easy and low altitude trek for beginner and up to the extreme. The region is protected under the Nepal’s largest ANNAPURNA CONSERVATION AREA PROJECT. There are many snowcapped mountains including major 9 peaks above 7,000 meters; Dhaulagiri 8167m Annapurna I 8091m, Annapurna South 7,219m, Gangapurna 7,455m, Annapurna III 7,555m, and the holy mountain – Machhapuchhre (Fish-Tail) 6997m. Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) is very rich in biodiversity and it is a house for 1,226 species of flowering plants, 102 mammals, 474 birds, 39 reptiles and 22 amphibians.
The Mustang Region; Remote Himalayas, the forbidden kingdom
Mustang, a former kingdom of Lo, lies north of central Nepal. The entire Mustang region is divided into two distinct parts. Upper Mustang and Lower Mustang: Upper Mustang is bound to the border of Tibet. There are many trails in the Mustang region that attract the traveler with its various attractions: scenic diversity, beautiful mountains, unique culture, remote villages and mysterious places. Trekking in the upper part of the Mustang is one of the most important trip in Nepal as the Nepalese government charge high permit fee on hikers compared to other trekking areas.