The Seven Best Treks In Nepal


Filled with luscious greenery and astounding ice capped mountains in the Himalayan range, Nepal provides you one of the beautiful location and destinations for trekking and other activities. Mount Everest is centered in the lap of this beautiful country. The existence of the famous mountain range makes trekking in Nepal the most entertaining adventure sports. Trekking in Nepal is also a splendid way to get you acquired with the people’s lifestyle along with their custom and ceremonials. Nepal is home to network of trails also the Great Himalayan Range Trails which is a wide ranging trail system that covers Nepal from Humla and Drachula in the west to Kanchenjunga in the east. The miscellany of trekking is unique amongst all the country in the world. Trekking in Nepal is a wholesome and sublime offer which is embedded with religious sites and spiritual settings pertaining to many regions. Culturally and scenically blessed Nepal is an unavoidable visit for the trekkers out there.

Considering all the aspects of an expert trekker, the team of Nepal Hiking Team (NHT) provides you with a list of seven best treks that is available in Nepal.

1) Everest Base Camp Trek

The Everest Base Camp trek is the dream of every travel lover and adventure seeker. Namche has a mountain museum which is full of gallery and other mountaineering related memories. The jovial trekking trail passing through the ethnic villages of the region, and coruscating around landscapes that are extremely beautiful and refreshing, offer a trekking journey that truly captures the essence of the Nepalese mountain life. Additionally, the narrow path with the traders and their dzopkos makes the trail lively. The Everest Base Camp Trek takes you in the region’s mountain sights and trek up hills brimming with rhododendrons and azaleas. Starting the journey from Kathmandu, You aboard a scenic flight to Lukla airport which is surrounded by rolling green hill and mountains and land on the dramatic airport of the country. Laterally, you get to Trek on beautiful paths to villages like Phakding, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche and Dingboche as you make your may to the Everest Base Camp. With trails passing through the Sagarmatha National Park, the trek offers visitors with sights of beautiful mountain peaks like Nuptse, Lhotse and the Ama Dablam along with other magnificent mountain ranges relishes the delight of the Khumbu region making this the best trek in Nepal.

2) Annapurna Base Camp Trek

The Annapurna Base Camp Trek is filled with bio diverse culture, flora and fauna. This trek covers and provides wonderful views of the 7th Highest mountain: Mt. Dhaulagiri and 10th Highest mountain: Mt. Annapurna. This trek takes you through the Annapurna region of the country where there is abundance of diverse ethnic groups like Gurung, Magar, and Thakali etc. Similarly, you will also encounter various Gumba and monasteries embedded with string of colorful flags which will enhance the tranquil environment of the Himalayas. Similarly, as the Annapurna region of the country is comparatively easily accessible through the beautiful mesmerizing city of Pokhara; there is a huge amount of trekkers taking the Annapurna Base Camp Trek in Nepal. Furthermore, along the route of the trek you will be encounter rhododendron, bamboo and pine forest, swift mountain streams, majestic waterfalls flowing over mammoth boulders, soothing hot springs, eye catching sceneries along with rugged rock and snow-capped peaks. Therefore, The Annapurna Base Camp trek is the most popular as well as amongst the famous trek of the country.

3) Upper Mustang Trek

The Upper Mustang treks you the preserved hidden Tibetan Buddhism culture. The most convenient way to get to Upper Mustang is to fly from Pokhara to Jomsom where Jomsom will act as a starting point of your trek. This flight in itself will be an adventurous as you fly through the deppest gorge of Nepal i.e. Kali Gandaki which is located in between the Dhaulagiri and The Nilgiri mountains. Following the famous Kali Gandaki River upstream, you walk to the Kagbeni from where the restricted area of Upper Mustang starts. You can also opt to visit the Holy temple of Muktinath before your journey to upper mustang. Along the trek you pass through passes ranging in between 3,500- 4,000 meters. The stone and sun baked mud bricks along with the city wall and the four storey palace in Lo-Manthang are some of the beautiful and intricate architectures of Mustang region.  The Upper Mustang Trek is a must visit trek for the trekkers who would rejoice to add some spice to their travel journey.

4) Annapurna Poon Hill trek

Situated in the central region of Nepal, this region is naturally hallowed by the Mother Nature. Widely known as photographer’s paradise Poon Hill is a key appeal of the Annapurna Poon Hill trek. This viewpoint provides flawless spot in order to capture unbelievable and electrifying pictures of the several visible ranges. Along with the panoramic view of the various mountain ranges like Manaslu, Ganesh Himal along the way to the beautiful lake city “Pokhara” you get to see amazing flora and fauna diversity. Rhododendron which is also named as the national flower of Nepal is found in abundance in this region of Nepal. The largest settlements of Gurung and Magar ethnic group falls in the Annapurna region. In addition to the ethnic view of the area you get to experience the natural beauty of Nepal along a path covered with various oak woods, rhododendron which emits a tranquil aura that aids to in-built a peaceful environment. All these experiences are sure to make your trip a once in a lifetime experience and act as an adventure in your trekking journey.

5) Everest Gokyo Lake Trek

The Everest Gokyo Lake Trek is a deviation from the Everest Base Camp Route and takes the less crowded route. This is among the less travelled yet the most beautiful trek of the country which takes you through various Thame, Monjo and Machhermo village settlements until you reach the beautiful Gokyo valley. The Everest Gokyo Lake Trek explores five out of the six Gokyo lakes which serves as the main attraction of Gokyo Valley. Additionally, this trek also gives mesmerizing and enthralling views of the finest Himalayan range including the greatest mountain Mount Everest itself. Likewise, this trek lets you witness the beautiful and the largest glacier of Nepal: Ngozumpa Glacier. This trek also exposes you to the tremendous ice ridge between Cho Oyo and Gyachung Kang which is considered one of the most dramatic panoramas of The Everest Gokyo Lake Trek. Moreover, due to the circular path of the trek, you don’t need to retrace the steps you took why walking towards the trail as on any of the standard base camp trek.

6) Langtang Valley Trek

The Langtang Valley Trek is one of the most popular treks in Nepal. Langtang Valley is enriched with more than 1000 plants, birds of 150 species and number of other mammals which makes this trek more intriguing. Similarly, The Langtang Valley is believed to have been discovered when a person was looking for his lost yak. Thus, it was named Langtang where Lang means yak and tang means follow. This trek covers the Views of mountains above 7000m like Langtang Lirung (7,200m) Ganesh Himal (7,600m) and Langtang -II (7,227m) etc. furthermore, you can enjoy the beauty of snowcapped Himalayan ranges like Tserko RI (5033m), Kyanjin RI, Ganchhenpo (6388m), Dorje Lakpa (6990m), Laure binayak pass (4,609m) etc from this region. This trek is a solitary and peaceful experience amidst the traditional settlements of the Langtang Valley which makes it a trek of a lifetime.

7) Makalu Base Camp Trek

Makalu Base Camp Trek takes you to one of the most remote and unfrequented areas of Nepal.  The trek route is filled with quiet trails, vibrant terraced farmland, rural cultures, rhododendron forests, rare wildlife and several 8000 meter-plus peaks. This Trek covers the Barun valley which is a part of a huge international protected area under the agreement between the Chinese and Nepalese government. This area consists of 2330 of National Park along with 830 of conservation area in Nepal. Makalu Base Camp presents an exceptional opportunity to explore high-altitude terrains, snow-clad landscapes and ethnic Himalayan lifestyle. This trek will be most cherished by experienced trekkers who relish a challenge.

.Enjoy all these awesome trek routes with the team of NHT so that you get the best of service for you. We provide affordable tours with exceptional service quality for all the trekkers associated with our organization for a thrilling yet safe trekking experience.

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