You don't have to walk the dusty road from Besisahar.
Up the central ridge of the unbelievably impressive north face of Annapurna II.
The guidebooks all recommend the high route from Pisang to Manang.
But an extra night gets you even higher.
Too tired to climb up the Dhaulagiri Icefall? Try this instead.
A really lovely day walk with some impressive views back to Dhaulagiri.