The Annapurna Circuit Trek is a well-known hiking route that leads trekkers through various breathtaking landscapes of the Annapurna mountain range located in Nepal. This trek is famous for its stunning views of diverse terrains such as subtropical forests and high-altitude desert areas and for the cultural experience of traversing through numerous traditional villages.

For trekkers who wish to complete the Annapurna Circuit Trek, it is imperative to have a map. The map is a valuable tool for helping trekkers navigate the route, plan their daily itinerary, and estimate the distance and time required to reach the next destination. A map helps trekkers stay on the right track, avoid getting lost, and reach their destination safely.

There are different types of maps that trekkers can use, including physical maps, topographic maps, and digital maps. Physical maps are printed on paper, making them easy to carry in a backpack, while topographic maps offer detailed information about the terrain and elevation. Digital maps, such as Google Maps or GPS apps, provide real-time information about the trekker’s location.

Besides aiding with navigation, a map can also assist in making informed decisions about the trek. For example, it can show the location of water sources, camping sites, and rest areas. It can also reveal the level of difficulty of the trail, including steep inclines, rocky terrain, and potentially hazardous areas.

In summary, having a map is essential for a successful Annapurna Circuit trek. It helps trekkers to stay safe, plan their journey, and make the most of their experience amidst the breathtaking mountains of Nepal.

Brief Itinerary of Annapurna Circuit Trek:


  1. Drive from Kathmandu to Jagat (1,300m/4,265ft)
  2. Trek from Jagat (1,300m / 4,265ft) to Dharapani(1,860m / 6,200ft)
  3. Trek from Dharapani (1,860m / 6,200ft) to Chame (2,610m /8,890ft)
  4. Trek from Chame (2,610m / 8,890ft) to Pisang (3,115m /10,200ft)
  5. Trek from Pisang (3,115m / 10,200ft) to Manang (3,540m / 11,300ft)
  6. Rest and Acclimatization day at Manang (3,519m / 11,545ft)
  7. Trek from Manang (3,540m / 11,300ft) to Yak Kharka (4,050m / 14,275ft)
  8. Trek from Yak Kharka (4,050m/ 14,275ft) to Thorong Phedi (4,525m / 14,525ft)
  9. Trek from Thorong Phedi (4,525m / 14,525ft) to Muktinath Temple (3,760m / 12,623ft) via
  10. Thorong La High Pass (5,416m / 17,756ft)
  11.  Drive from Muktinath (3,760m / 12,623ft) to Jomsom and Tatopani (1,200m / 3,940ft)
  12.  Trek from Tatopani (1,200m / 3,940ft) to Ghorepani (2,860m /9,385ft)
  13.  Early morning hike to Poon Hill (3,210m /10,525ft) – then trek to Birethanti (1,039m / 3,250ft)
  14. Drive to Nayapul, Pokhara
  15.  Drive from Pokhara (820m / 2,690ft) to Kathmandu (1,350m / 4,450ft)

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