The Annapurna Circuit and the Pokhara Valley on a double-sided map in the Nepa Maps series which provides extensive coverage of trekking areas of Nepal on detailed contoured maps with trekking routes and hiking trails, huts and camp sites, local places of interest and other tourist information. The map combines the publishers’ two separate titles. On one side is the Annapurna Circuit at 1:125,000, with trails along the Marsyangdi, Thorung Pass and the Kali Gandaki. The map covers the Annapurna Circuit north of Pokhara, including the route to the South Annapurna Base Camp and the Singu Chuli (Fluted Peak). Contours are at 80m intervals, with relief shading and vegetation colouring. Index lists settlements, peaks, passes and lakes. Margin ticks give latitude and longitude at 5’ intervals. Additional information included gives a profile of the route and tables showing the route and its variants in stage with altitudes in metres and feet, plus trekking times.
On the reverse is a map of the Pokhara Valley at 1:50,000 with contours at 20m intervals and relief shading, highlighting various places of interest, as well as locations of campsites, hotels and restaurants, petrol stations and bus connections, etc. Index includes lists of temples, monasteries, etc. The map has margin ticks with latitude and longitude at 2’30’’intervals. Titles in this series have cartography is based on the country’s topographic survey, with contours usually at 40m or 50m intervals, enhanced by relief shading, colouring and graphics to show various features of the terrain, including glaciers, forested or cultivated areas, etc. Numerous peaks, with additional spot heights, plus names of glaciers and mountain ranges are prominently shown. The network of rivers, streams and lakes is shown in great detail, with many smaller rivers and lakes named.