Trekking in Nepal

Trekking in Nepal

Trekking in Nepal – trekkers need to know all updates

Trekking in Nepal is not only about the physical venture in the Himalayas but also a great opportunity to experience Nepali Culture, rural lifestyle, and mind refreshing satisfaction. Although, trekking through the Himalayas is a major attraction of Nepal among the travel companion.

Trekking in Nepal begins through the beautiful Himalayan trails crossing the mountain passes, fascinating mid-hills, colorful villages and slowly gaining an altitude to the base camps of the world’s greatest peaks. Nepal is home off an open living museum for everyone.

Mt. Everest is the highest mountain peak in the world, Everest Base Camp Trek one of trending trek in Nepal and the colorful festivals, living tribes, culture, the natural combination make a perfect natural country that attracts thousands of travelers every year.

Nepal trekking packages are highly demanded from all over the world. The highlights of every trek in Nepal involve the fun of walking, Himalayan panorama, lush vegetation, and the authentic culture of highland Nepal.

Best Time to Trekking in Nepal Himalayas

Nepal is all season for trekking. Even, the perfect time for trekking in Nepal is in the Autumn season (September to December)  and Spring season (March to May). But, trekking to the Himalayas can undergo all the time in a year.

The peaks trekking season in Nepal gains evergreen weather, less monsoon, moderate temperature, and clear skies mountain views.  In the winter – monsoon season, there is not much trekking recommended. Few trekking tours can still be operated during the off-seasons.  Kingdom of Mustang, Dolpo circuit and Upper Dolpo is less touristic Himalayan rain shadows area trekking and off-route treks in Nepal during monsoon season. Short treks in Nepal are best during the off-season, winter, and all year.

Where do you stay while trekking in Nepal?

Many popular trekking routes are well established by locally-owned guest houses or lodges and many remote area trekking is still organize camping.

It named Tea-house trek in Nepal – Lodges are basic hostels with a clean beads room, a common bathroom, and seasonable hot/cold showers. Offer local cuisine and kinds of limited hot –cold drinks through the local people of Nepal.

Most of the remote area trekking in Nepal is still organizing by the full support of Camping crews. Tho’s treks in Nepal relatively more expensive then tea-house trek, because of more logistic expenses, all the camping equipment, and remoteness of trekking routes, the cost will be higher than a lodge trek.

Trekking Grades and difficulties

The difficulty level of trekking can be categorized into three grades; Easy treks, moderate treks, and challenging treks. The short and easy trekking trails have the maximum elevation go 1400 meters to 3500 meters and you will walk around the valley and low altitude mountain villages. The trekking duration will be 2-9 days. Poonhill trek, Mardi Hamal Trek, Kathmandu Valley trekking, Langtang Trek, and Pikey Peak are easy treks of  Nepal.

The moderate treks in Nepal are between 3000m to 4500 meters trekking route along with the Nepali villages that about 2 weeks walking trips. Annapurna Base Camp, Upper Mustang, Everest Panorama, Langtang Helambu Trek, Lower Dolpo, and Tsum Valley are moderate treks of Nepal.

The challenging treks go above 4500m  up to 5600 meters altitude and take around more than weeks to complete the trek. Annapurna Circuit Trek, Tilicho Lake, Everest High Passes, Gokyo Lake Trekking, Phaplu EBC, Kanchenjunga trek, Round Dhaulagiri trekking, Upper Dolpo and Chola Pass are challenging treks of Nepal.

Organize your trekking in Nepal

For trekking in Nepal, trekking permits, park entry fees, a license holder Nepali trek guide and a porter for logistic is required for most treks. Some of the treks required special trek permits from the Government of Nepal tourism Department that can apply through the registered trek company of Nepal, a Local license guide, and have minimum trekking group size. The trekking company deals for your entire trekking in Nepal including requires local transport, communication, and all trekking arrangement through locally. Nepal Footprint Trek specializes in a reputable local trekking operator based in Kathmandu.

Trekking in Nepal After COVID-19

Everest Trekking

Phaplu Everest Base Camp Hiking

Phaplu Everest Base Camp Hiking

The trek from Phaplu to Everest Base Camp is 20 days classic hikes without Lukla flight. The trek begin from heart the Sherpa city Salleri to reach the Mt. Everest Base Camp by pass from Namche Bazaar. From there,...

Duration: 20 Days
USD 1850
Everest High Passes Trek

Everest High Passes Trek

Everest high passes trekking via Mt. Everest base camp along with three great Himalayan high passes over 5000 meters in Nepal is challenge.  The trek will remain forever in the brain and soul of trekkers who dare to undertake it...

Duration: 20 Days
USD 2050
Everest Panorama Trek

Everest Panorama Trek

The 11 Days Kathmandu City + Everest View trek in the foothills of Mount Everest with the mountain flight to Lukla, gateway to the Khumbu the capital of Sherpa people. Also known as Everest view trek, it is the...

Duration: 11 Days
USD 1150
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Annapurna Trekking

Nar Phu Trek

Nar Phu Trek

Nar Phu Trek – Annapurna Nar Phu valley is one of the unblemished, naturally, and culturally rich hidden gems behind the Annapurna Circuit trek and Mt. Manaslu Himalayas. The valley is located insight the ACAP area, lies northwest of...

Duration: 12 Days
USD 1400
Tilicho Lake Trekking

Tilicho Lake Trekking

Tilicho lake trekking is one of the brilliant alternative trek routes in the Annapurna Circuit towards the world’s highest hidden paradise. Tilicho trek initially traverses through the authentic villages, which lie on globally famed Annapurna Circuit Trail. Kicking off...

Duration: 18 Days
USD 1700
Mustang Overland Tour

Mustang Overland Tour

Mustang overland tour covers the Mysterious Himalayan Kingdom is one of the few areas where the original Tibetan culture been preserved. It has been long isolated from the outside world and is even today visited by a few tourists...

Duration: 09 Days
USD 1500
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Langtang Trekking

Langtang Gosainkunda Trek

Langtang Gosainkunda Trek

Langtang Gosaikunda trek in Nepal takes you to the spectacular region of sacred frozen Gosainkunda and treads along the spectacular trails of famous Langtang Valley. It is a wonderful pilgrimage footprint trekking holidays and one of the most rewarding...

Duration: 15 Days
Tamang Heritage Trail Trek

Tamang Heritage Trail Trek

Tamang Heritage trail trek lies in northern Kathmandu insight the Langtang National Park. The trekking is famous for the village to village-like Gatlang to Thuman and Timure to thulo Syabru walk and homestay trek in Nepal. Tamang Heritage trail...

Duration: 10 Days
Helambu Trekking

Helambu Trekking

Helambu Trekking – Short and easy treks in Nepal that offer vibrant Hylmo cultural, pilgrimage highlight and mid-hill hiking experience of Ama Yangri Peak that follows ancient Buddhist philosophy. The Helambu trek is a great way to peep into...

Duration: 09 Days
USD 750
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Remote Area Trekking

Makalu Trekking

Makalu Trekking

Makalu trekking  located in the Eastern Himalayas of Nepal is practically an offbeat trekking adventure through the least frequented trails. The trek named the fifth highest mountain in the world Mt. Makalu, Makalu soars in the skyline of Makalu-Barun...

Duration: 20 Days
USD
Lower Dolpo Circuit

Lower Dolpo Circuit

Lower Dolpo Circuit Trek route is combined zone of ancient trading center in the west remote area of Nepal, the area occupied by Tibetan Buddhism followers, ethical remote villages, wild nature and landscapes up to 5000 meters passes, turquoise...

Duration: 20 Days
USD
Phoksundo Lake Trek Dolpo

Phoksundo Lake Trek Dolpo

Phoksundo lake trek in Dolpo is a newly formed modified, non-touristic, and only the remote lodge trek destination of mid west Nepal, Karnali zone. Dolpo knows as little Tibet of Nepal and it is the largest territorial district (By geographical...

Duration: 12 Days
USD 1500
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Short and Easy Treks

Khopra Hill Trek

Khopra Hill Trek

The Khopra hill or Khopra danda Known as Khopra Ridge trek is alternative trek route after the most popular Poon Hill Trek in Annapurna. The Khopra ridge trek takes you even higher and a closer view of pristine Himalayas...

Duration: 8 Days
USD 900
Day Hiking

Day Hiking

Day hiking in Kathmandu is great fun walking tour in the mid-hills around Kathmandu where authentic culture, Beautiful view of mountains, and landscapes awaits. The day hiking in Nepal can be a great fun walking adventure. Taking the pleasure...

Duration: 01 Day
USD 75
Bigu Gompa Trekking

Bigu Gompa Trekking

The Bigu Gompa rebuilding trekking route is one of most effected trek route of Nepal after earthquake. We only able to operate camping trek, staying in tented camp and provided food by our own kitchen crew for this route...

Duration: 09 Days
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