Priority on tourist trekking trails
Annapurna Rural Municipality, Kaski has emphasised on infrastructure development by giving priority to tourist trekking trails. Chairman of the Annapurna Rural Municipality Yubaraj Kunwar informed that the path of the Annapurna Circuit, which falls on the 5th of the world’s top 5 trekking trails, is being displaced by the motorable route. So, the rural municipality is giving priority on development of tourist trails.
Kunwar said, “Pokhara is the capital of tourism and Annapurna Rural Municipality is the tourist capital of Pokhara, Annapurna Base Camp is the choice of tourists coming to Pokhara.” He further said that nowadays, trekking trails are disappearing slowly, the Annapurna Rural Municipality has given priority to conserve and to upgrade these trekking trails.