Nangi is small village in the mid-hills of Nepal. While members of the village have been working to develop Nangi’s resources and build needed facilities for the community, the people have also tried to maintain their way of life, constructing homes, preparing food, and preserving traditions that have been practiced by the community for countless generations.
Nangi village is located in western Nepal on the Southern flank of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges of the Himalayas. Dhaulagiri I (8,167 m, 26,795 ft) and Annapurna I (8091 m, 26,545 ft) are the seventh and the tenth highest peaks of the world.
Reaching Nangi usually requires two to three days of traveling from Nepal’s capital city, Kathmandu. From Kathmandu, it is a seven hour bus ride or 35 minute plane trip to Pokhara, the second largest city in Nepal.
From Pokhara, one must travel by bus or taxi for 3 to 5 hours to reach to get to Beni, the nearest major town to Nangi.
The hike into Nangi usually takes between six to nine hours, and includes an ascent through several mountain villages and forests. The elevation of Nangi village is about 2,260 m. (7,345 ft).
The Postal address of the village is:
Myagdi District, Nepal.