Mount Annapurna South (7219m) is one of beautiful 7000-meter mountain located north of tourist-city Pokhara. Mount Annapurna South is lying in the heart of Annapurna Himalaya ranges. Lying on the 55-kilometer long Annapurna Himalaya massif, Annapurna South is located east of world’s deepest Kali Gandaki gorge which separates Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massif. Annapurna South is member of world’s tenth highest mountain Annapurna (8091m). The name ‘Annapurna’ is named by Sanskrit ‘Full of Food’. ‘Anna Purna’ means ‘Full of Food’ in Sankrit. Entire Annapurna massif is projected by Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP). Trekking Experts offers Annapurna South Expedition to bring you to the top of Mount Annapurna South.
Annapurna South Expedition with Trekking Experts begins with six hours’ drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu. Approach to the base camp of Annapurna South follows the most popular Annapurna Base Camp trekking trail. Annapurna South is considered one of the toughest mountains to climb in Nepal. The trip starts from Pokhara and trek follows combination of beautiful landscapes, hospitality and rich culture of the local community. The trail passes through waterfalls, villages, farmlands, rhododendron forests, and snow-capped mountains. This trek allows you to see the Base Camp of the mighty peaks of Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7219 m), Machapuchare (6993 m) and Hiunchuli (6441 m) with gradual ascend avoiding altitude sickness. The expedition allows you to witness amazing views of Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna II (7937m0, Annapurna III (7555m), Annapurna IV (7525m) and Gangapurna (7455m). The holy mountain Machhapuchre (Fish-Tail) 6997m is also an important peak that you can view while on the way to base camp. The climb of Annapurna South is considered difficult and technically challenging with steep sections on the summit ridge as well as traversing of steep and slippery slopes below the summit. Hence, previous experience of technical peak climbing with a good level of physical fitness is highly recommended for those wanting to conquer the summit of Annapurna South. Trekking Experts provides highly trained and experienced climbing guides to make climbing successful.
Climb beautiful 7219-meter Annapurna South
Panoramic views of world’s 10th highest mountain Mt. Annapurna (8091m)
The beautiful Lake City, Pokhara
Panoramic views of mountains along the Annapurna region
Breathtaking sunrise view over the Annapurna range including other 7000m Peaks
Typical Gurung village along the trekking route
Bath in natural hot spring at Jhinu Danda