Everest Trek Vs Annapurna Trek -A Basic Guide for Trekkers

Everest Trek Vs Annapurna Trek -A Basic Guide for Trekkers considering next trek in Nepal!


Grabbing a major portion of Himalayas, the northern Nepal is home to some of the highest mountain peaks in the world. In fact, 7 of the 14 highest peaks (Eight-Thousander) are found in Nepal, namely; Everest, Kanchenjunga, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Lhotse, Makalu and Manaslu.

The confluence of greater mountains and snowy ranges forms Himalaya, spanning 2,400 km (1,500 mi) from Nanga Parbat in Parkistan to Namcha Barwa in Tibet.


Do I go to Everest or Annapurna for my next trek? -is probably the most asked questions by a trekker before coming to Nepal. It’s hard to tell in words which one to choose between these two conglomerates of Himalaya, however, it’s simpler to explore the region simultaneously and know the difference for yourself.

Just to point out some of the major contrasts between these two popular trek trails, here are the details.

Everest Vs Annapurna

Mount Everest 8,848 m (29,028) is…

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