• Last Updated on Mar 18, 2018

Nepal is one of the best travel destinations in the world. Nepal is a Himalayan country that offers lots of adventurous activities to those who travel from different parts of the country. Trekking is one of the famous activities done by foreigners in our country Nepal. Trekkers can choose their own preferences and difficulties which can they successfully climb. Different ranges have different trekking routes, some routes go through very remote terrain and have to walk through Glacier, high passes, etc. which are adventurous parts of trekking. Trekkers can enjoy the amazing views of Mountain vistas, scenic beauty, explore the lifestyle of Himalayan people, and many more. So here are the top ten trekking destinations of Nepal described below: 

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Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp trek is one of the popular trekking destinations among trekkers throughout the world. The elevation of the base camp is 5364 meters. This trek offers spectacular views of the mountain and explores the lifestyle of local peoples mainly Sherpas, Sagarmatha National Park-world heritage site, and other many beautiful sceneries. When we will reach base camp, we are standing at the world’s tallest peak. From the base camp, you can witness amazing views ofEverestand the other Himalayas. We will follow the footsteps of Tenzing Norgay and Edmund Hillary and enjoy the amazing and adventurous trek with Sherpa Guides. During the walk, we are welcomed by the colorful forest of rhododendron which makes our walk a pleasing one. This trek takes about 12-16 days to be finished.
Other famous treks in the Everest region:-  Everest Base Camp Trek,  Everest Three Passes Trek,  Everest Luxury Trek, Everest base camp Helicopter tour.
Everest base camp trek

Everest Panorama Trek 

Everest Panorama trek is another well-admired trekking destination in Nepal. It is an easy trek compared to other peaks of Nepal. This short trek start with the scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla then the trekking trail leads you through beautiful villages like Namche Bazaar then reach up to Tengboche Monastery (3860 m). During the course of trekking, you can experience the glittering views of snowcapped peaks like Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Thamserku, and Mt. Ama Dablam. Similarly, trekkers can get an opportunity to experience the lifestyle of local people around here. Visiting Tengboche Monastery can give some clues about Buddhism in our country as well. Everest panorama trek will be the memorable one with superb views along with the cultural programs of local people. It takes about 10-12 days to complete this trek.

Gokyo Valley Trek

Gokyo valley trek is an adventurous trekking spot that lies in the Everest region. This trek offers magnificent views of mountain peaks and glaciers along with Lakes. This trek starts with the scenic flight to Lukla then your adventurous trek begins with your crew members. During the trek, the Gokyo lake trek offers outstanding views of Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, and Mt. Makalu. Similarly, the remarkable feature of this trek is delightful valleys, crystal clear blue and green lakes, and the world’s biggest ice glacier named Ngozumpa Glacier. There are 19 Freshwater systems in Gokyo Lakes in Nepal. Gokyo valley is mostly settled by Tibetans and Buddhist people, which means explorers can experience the culture, tradition, and lifestyle of the Tibetan peoples. It takes about 15-16 days to finish this exciting trek.
Gokyo lake trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp trek is the dream hike for any trekkers through the stunning landscape enjoying the astonishing views of panoramic peaks and mesmerizing scenes. Mt. Annapurna (8091m) the 10th highest peak in the world, is itself a prime factor that people want to experience its amazing view. Not only Mt.Annapurna, but during the trial to ABC, we can enjoy the splendid views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Himchuli, and Mt. Fishtail. 

If we want to roam and lost around nature then colorful Rhododendron forests and Oak trees during the trail always welcome us. We will experience varieties of flora and fauna during the trial. Furthermore, to witness numerous species of wild birds and animals we can visit Annapurna Conservation Area. During the trail towards the base camp, we can find lots of tea houses and lodges to get rest and relax. There are many beautiful Gurung villages and we can get the opportunity to experience their unique culture and tradition. The beginning point of the Annapurna base camp trek is Ghandruk village and ends at Nayapul.
Annapurna base camp trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is one of the well admired and famous trekking spots of Nepal from where one can explore the great Himalayan range of Annapurna. As Ghorepani and Poon hill lies in the Annapurna region, the prime factor to trek this spot is to explore the majestic views of the Annapurna massif and natural scenery. Not only Mount Annapurna but also trekkers can witness other panoramic peaks like Fishtail, Himalchuli, and others.

This trek generally starts from Pokhara-city of Lakes, as this trek adds furthermore excitement to trekkers. Poon Hill is very famous for its sunrise view, From Poon Hill, trekkers can enjoy stunning views of the sunrise. We have to go through Ghandruk village to reach Poonhill. Ghandruk is a Gurung settlement village and during the walk, we can witness their lifestyle. From Ghandruk we will see the mesmerizing view of Annapurna South. During the walk, we will experience the colorful forests of Rhododendron as well. Ghorepani is normally famous for its natural hot spring lies in Jhinu danda. After having a long trek, trekkers relax in Tatopani for aching bodies. During the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, trekkers can get tea houses and lodges for rest. Not only do hot spring trekkers love to come here to enjoy nature. There are many cultural and historical places in these trekking spots. One can have lifetime memory and experience after exploring these trekking spots
Ghorepani poon hill trek

Upper Mustang Trek 

The Upper Mustang trek is known as the Last Forbidden Kingdom trek of Nepal as it is situated in Mustang District near to Tibet Border. The dryland of the Upper Mustang along with stunning landscapes and Hills are the remarkable features of this trek which may give a lifetime experience trekking. The journey to Upper Mustang begins with the flight to Jomsom after which you have to pass through the different beautiful villages like Kagbeni, Tsuksang, Chele, Samar, Ghami, and Lo-Manthang. There are many wonderful places to see during the  Upper Mustang trek. In order to visit those places, you have to get an entry permit from the government. Likewise, the magnificent views of snowcapped peaks like Nilgiri, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and many other Himalayas standing at the gateway of the Nepal-Tibet border make your trekking more worthy. You can visit Chhoser cave, Niphuk, and Namgyal Monastery which are other major features of this trek. You will be amazed after witnessing the daily lifestyle of the local people settled down here in this region. People of this region celebrate different festivals like the Tiji festival which is famous in the Mustang district. In order to complete this trek, it may take 16-17 days. Upper mustang trek

Manaslu circuit trek

Manaslu circuit trek is another admired trekking destination of Nepal that offers spectacular views of the Mountains, old and ancient mountains, and other scenic beauty. Located near the border between Nepal and Tibet, it is an untouched natural paradise rural valley trail in Nepal with less crowded as well. It is rarely visited the area. Manaslu circuit trek was opened for tourists in 1992. The trip to the Manaslu region begins with the scenic drive from Kathmandu to some Khola then after your adventurous trekking activities begin. You will explore the Manaslu conservation area where you can witness numerous species of flora and fauna as well. Likewise, trekkers also can get an opportunity to experience the culture of Buddhist people as you can visit different ancient monasteries. You can experience the lifestyle of the local people and their culture as well. After reaching Base Camp you are surrounded by beautiful peaks like Himal Chuli (7883m), Ganesh Himal (7319m), Shiringi Himal (7187m), and Manaslu Himal (8153m). Eye-catching beauties of colorful rhododendron forest during the walk will be more pleasing for trekkers. After completion of this trek, one can have unforgettable memory and a lifetime experience. 

Manaslu Base Camp Trek with Tsum Valley  

Tsum valley lies in the northeast part of the Manaslu region. Trekking in Tsum valley was established in 2008. Manaslu Base Camp Trek with Tsum valley is one of the well-liked trekking spots in Nepal which offers eye-catching views of Mountain Peaks, beautiful valleys, and scenic beauties. The starting point of this trek is Arughat and ends in Besi Sahar. The trail crosses numerous ridges and villages during the walk. You can also explore numerous species of animals found in this region like Himalayan Thar, Bharal, and Snow leopards.

Trekkers can visit Monastery at Mu Gompa and Rachen Gompa. Similarly, trekkers can also participate in the pooja of Lungdang Gumba. Interacting with the Buddhist people makes you feel so pleasing. Himal Chuli, Ngadi Chuli, and Manaslu are some of the peaks that can be seen during the trail along with glacier flow from their flanks. After reaching Base camp we will set our camp and spend memorable days out there then after we will return back.  One can have a great experience of trekking in the best trekking destination of Nepal.Manaslu circuit trek with tsum valley

Jomsom Muktinath Trek

Another wonderful and exciting trekking spot in Nepal is Jomsom Muktinath. Jomsom Muktinath trek is located in the Annapurna and Mustang region of Nepal. First, we trek through the beautiful Annapurna region then slowly our route enters the Mustang region. This short trek can be done by any person. More than a trekking spot, Jomsom Muktinath is the famous pilgrimage site for Hindu and Buddhist, and Hindu people of Nepal. Hindu and Buddhist people visit there for devotion to the god. But trekkers while trekking not only pilgrimage site you can explore many beautiful things.

This trek includes the deepest gorge in the world at Kali Gandaki River. Similarly, trekkers can witness snowcapped peaks like Annapurna I, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and other small ranges peaks. Apart from peaks, another remarkable feature of this trek is trekkers can explore century-old monasteries, local tribes, and caves along with scenic beauty. The local people of this region are mostly Gurung people. We can also get relax in Tato pain and heal our aching body. Our wonderful journey of trek ends with a flight to Pokhara from Jomsom followed by a drive to Kathmandu.Jomsom muktinath trek

Langtang Valley Trek

Another top trekking spot of Nepal lies in the Langtang region is the Langtang Valley trek. Langtang valley trek is also known as the valley of glacier trek. Located on the northern side of Kathmandu valley, it is easy to access from Kathmandu to reach Langtang. A few hours' drive from Kathmandu will take you to the Langtang region. The starting point of this trek is Syabrubeshi. From the starting point, the trail leads us through the Langtang region following the route to get to Kyangin Gompa. Then we will continue walking via local villages inhabited by Tibetans, Tamang, and Sherpa people. Then we will enter towards Langtang region which is bounded by Mt. Lantang Lirung (7246m). The other peaks we can witness from the Langtang region are Langshisa and Ganja La Peaks. Apart from mountain peaks, trekkers can experience the scenic beauty around there. You can visit the local yak cheese factory as well as the view of Glaciers, which is also the gateway to Tibet. You can experience the lifestyle of people of different ethnic groups in the Lantang region. The colorful forest of rhododendron forest is another pleasing part of this trek. Numerous species of flora and fauna can be experienced during the walk through the forest of oak and rhododendron trees. Altogether one can have the adventurous and wonderful journey of trekking in Langtang valley. 

Dipak Sapkota

Namaste This is me Dipak Sapkota Born in the mid-west part of Nepal called Dhading district Ganesh Himal region. I want to personally thank you for visiting my blog. My experience includes over 15 years of traveling and trekking in Nepal. I want to share my experience with you and help you to accomplish your goals. As an Adventure, I understand the stress and excitement that coincide with travel.

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