About Annapurna Circuit with Mesokanto Pass Trek
Any number of words and itinerary cannot do justice to the beauty that Annapurna Circuit with Mesokanto pass trek encapsulates within itself. A trek within the Annapurna Conservation Area is home to the Gurung, Thakali, Magar ethnicity; their multiple dialects and spreads over Mustang, Lamjung, Manang, Myagdi and Kaski district. Shamanism, Tibetan folklore, Buddhist traditions play a huge part in making the Annapurna Circuit a brimming pot of culture and tradition so unique to Nepal. As the name suggests “Annapurna “or the goddess of plenty, this trek offers the wide variety of flora, fauna, and bio-diversity which adds to its rich food tradition and every trekker’s dream, the famous “Thakali Set”. Annapurna region is also home to the ever elusive Snow Leopard and Himalayan Goats. The elevation for this trek ranges from 760 mt. to 5,600 mt. approx.
The culture, the food, and the tradition add more value to the experience of the Annapurna circuit with Mesokanto pass. The journey through Mesokanto-La Pass is one that does not see many visitors for its strenuous nature and makes way through the breathtaking Tilicho Lake which is the highest lake in the world. One cannot help but feel taken back in time; for the lack of manmade structures, make this trek a truly humbling and spiritual experience. This eighteen-day trek is strenuous and technical in nature and is not recommended for beginners. Keeping snow peaked mountains such as Manaslu (8,163 mt.) Dhaulagiri (8,167 mt.) and Annapurna I (8,091 mt.) as a backdrop this trek will take you through the picturesque little settlements along the Marsayangdi river, through apple orchards, small Buddhist stupas, monasteries, bridges laden with prayer flags, the ancient sky caves along the Kali Gandaki river and a taste of the simple life. The night view from Annapurna circuit is just as spectacular as during the day, the high altitude coupled with clear night skies make it the perfect trek for stargazers and mountain chasers.
High Camp Adventure with the number of years of experience in trekking and hospitality in the great Himalayas of Nepal is proud to be a part of the memories of many trekkers from all over the world. Trained in mountain rescue, our guides, who are locals themselves have much knowledge of the culture and traditional ways and are happy to indulge in any queries you might have. Customized tours are not only welcomed but encouraged at High camp Adventure.