The splendid high mountain amphitheater is narrow at the gateway of the modi Khola and squeezed between the peaks of Hiuchuli and Machhapurchhe that lies directly north of Pokhara 40KM north projecting ridges of the Annapurna.
It was not until 1956 that any outsider penetrated its defenses. But Annapurna trekking has been the most popular in these days with good reason. It offers tremendous potential fabulous views for alpine exploration in a sprinted high himalayan setting.The thing of Annapurna Santuary completes by the peerless Machhapurchhe with eight high peaks over 7000m including Annapurna south, Fang, Annapurna1 8091m, Gangapurna, Annapurna 3 and Annapurna 5. Just seven meters below the magical 700m mark. The Santuary trek makes Nepal special trekking destination. The bamboo and rhododendron woodland valley is the narrow entrance to the Annapurna Santuary.
The view of Dhaulagiri from Poon Hill at the dawns are nearby Tukuche Peaks are legendary.