About Annapurna Panorama Trek
The beauty of Annapurna Panorama Trek is that it immerses you in the beauty of Annapurna Region. The trekking will offer you chance to view several mountains, streams, forests and local communities. It is a single destination where you will get true taste of Nepal this is why we call it— Annapurna Panorama Trek. Annapurna panorama trekking is also popularly known as Annapurna Poonhill trek.The Poon Hill is a hill station, a view point which is popular for viewing sunrise and sunset,it offers you a picture perfect scene of sun rays falling on the surface of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri which cannot be described in words.
The landscape of this area is mesmerizing and due to this the numbers of tourists visiting here are increasing by around two folds every year. Here you get the view of Mount Dhaulagiri (8167m), Annapurna I (8091m), Mount Machhepuchhre (6998m), Nilgiri (7041m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna II (7939m), Annapurna III (7555m) and Tukuche (6920m).
Besides, the trekking also acquaints you with the local lifestyle of people. Gurungs and Magar are local inhabitants of this area. They are registered as ethnic indigenous group of Nepal by the government. They have their unique identity and culture.
World had recognized Magar and Gurung as brave people. They are the people who fought bravely during Second World War in support to United Kingdom then. There are many Gurung and Magar who are honored by Victoria Cross (VC) from the Queen of England.
Their honest and bravery is an example to the world due to which Gorkha Regiment still exists in England and India.
Besides, the unique culture and tradition of these communities is also a matter of attraction in Annapurna Region. Their lifestyle and use of local wine in every traditional occasion fascinates many trekkers.