Trekking in Nepal is one of Asia's most amusing & thrilling experiences, with eight of the ten most elevated summits globally. In Nepal, Trekking is one of the most popular activities where travelers from different parts of the world come to experience exhilarating adventures. Every year, thousands of travelers visit Nepal for Trekking, which means they love to face numerous mountaineering challenges.
Travelers face difficulty selecting the best trekking destination suitable for them as it depends on their choice of challenges, trip duration, and budget.
Just like in most corners of the world, there are four distinct seasons in Nepal. Winter, Spring, Summer, and Autumn all have their own characteristics and charm. Because of that, there is no definitive answer when the question about the best trekking season rises. However, the seasons can help you determine your preferred month to plan your visit to Nepal.
Generally, Trekking in Nepal involves walking on the different routes with stunning Himalayas views in a remote area for about 6-6 hours per day.
Nepal is amazed by the high Himalayas, including Mt. Everest, Annapurna, Kanchenjunga, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, Makalu, etc. Also, there are so many beautiful lakes, waterfalls, gorges nearby these high Himalayas. Hence, Nepal is the dream destination for trekking and adventure lovers worldwide.
Most popular trekking packages in Nepal
Everest base camp trekking
If you love Trekking, you must add the Everest base camp trek in Nepal to your wishlist. EBC trek is one of the most iconic landscapes for a hike, giving you a lifetime experience. Your journey starts from Kathmandu to Lukla flight which takes around 40 minutes.
Everest base camp (EBC) trek is at 5550 meters over sea level. Local Sherpa guides guide the travelers as they are extremely well aware of their region. Travelers will get to know more about sherpa traditions and villagers as they welcome their guests wholeheartedly.
Travelers will be able to enjoy and learn about different cultures and rituals and their day-to-day life. No one will be able to forget such experiences and thrilling adventures, mountain scenery, fresh thin air. If you need extra thrilling in the trip, Island peak climbing with Everest base camp trek would be a great choice.
Annapurna base camp trek
Annapurna base camp trek is popular among trekkers in the world. You'll get to experience adventurous thrills in a short duration of time, unlike the Everest base camp trek. Annapurna was the first to summit at an 8000-meter peak. It is also the 10th highest peak in the world. One of the most captivating narrations of mountaineering adventure written by Maurice Herzog in the book 'Annapurna' is the story of this epic climb.
Along with its breathtaking scenery, this trek route is rich in cultural diversity, and trekkers get to be familiar with people of different cultural backgrounds, numbers of monasteries, and temples.
Langtang Valley Trek
Langtang valley trek is one of the shortest duration treks of Nepal, but it is lovely. It is suitable for people who have limited time to enjoy Trekking. Langtang valley trek starts from dhunche.East-west running valley site offers you fascinating alpine scenery and gives you a chance to get acquainted with unique people and get to know more about their cultures and traditions.
Langtang valley trek offers captivating and mesmerizing scenery. You might get the chance to spot some fascinating wildlife animals such as the national bird of Nepal (Danfe), monkeys, Himalayan tahr, and deer musk, as you have to pass through Langtang national park.
Mardi Himal Trek
Mardi Himal trek is one of the world-class tea house treks in the Annapurna region of Nepal. The journey starts from the beautiful city Pokhara and goes through beautiful villages with forests and cross/walk beside rivers with incredible Himalayas views of Hinchuili, Machapuchare, Mt. Annapurna, and the Mardi Himal. Also, bloomed rhododendrons can be seen during the spring season, adding more excitement to the trek.
Mardi Himal trek is the hidden gem that lies at the east of Annapurna base camp (ABC). From High Camp, at an altitude of 3,580 meters, you can have amazing views of the Annapurna Himalaya ranges. The Mardi Himal Trek offers impressive views of majestic Himalayan snowy peaks, many green hills with new woodland trekking routes.
Upper Mustang Trek
Upper Mustang is the kingdom of Nepal, a remote area of Nepal. During the treks, travelers will pass through ancient villages cliffs. Even though the upper Mustang trek is adventurous, it still amazes the tourists with its spectacular scenery and its determination to its fantastic culture. Tiji festival is another attraction in the area as all local people celebrate the Tiji festival in Mustang.
Like in the Tibet, mustang region has dry and barren ground; however, all these present stunning arid sceneries during the trip. The paths to the Upper Mustang are decorated with multicolored flags and monasteries showing the overall Tibetan Buddhist culture of the area.
Lo Manthang, the capital of Upper Mustang, is another attraction in the trip, which is situated in the Himalayan desert, behind the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalaya ranges.