Nepal is one of the best-traveling destinations in the world. Nepal is the Himalayan country which offers lots of adventurous activities to those who travel from different part of the country. Trekking is one of the famous activities done by the foreigner in our country Nepal. Trekkers can choose their own preference 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 part 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:
Everest Base Camp trek is one of the popular trekking destinations among the trekkers throughout the world. The elevation of base camp is 5364 meter. This trek offers spectacular views of the mountain, explore 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 of Everest and 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 pleasing one. This trek takes about 12-16 days to be finished.
Everest Panorama trek is another well-admired trekking destination in Nepal. It is an easy trek comparing to other peaks of Nepal. This short trek start with the scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla then trekking trail leads you through the 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 clue about the Buddhism in our country as well. This trek will be the memorable one with superb views along with cultural programs of local people. It takes about 10-12 days to complete this trek.
Gokyo valley is adventurous trekking spot lies in 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 after your adventurous trek begins with your crew members. During the trek, Gokyo valley 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 world’s biggest ice glacier named Ngozumpa Glacier. There are 19 Freshwater system Gokyo Lakes in Nepal. Gokyo valley is mostly settled Tibetans and Buddhist people, which means explorer can experience the culture, tradition and life style of the Tibetan peoples. It takes about 15-16 days to finish this exciting 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 of the world, is itself a prime factor that people want to experience its amazing view. Not only Mt.Annapurna, during the trail to ABC we can enjoy the splendid views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Himchuli and Mt. Fishtail.
If we want to roam and lost around the nature then colorful Rhododendron forests and Oak trees during the trail always welcome us. We will experience varieties of flora and fauna during the trail. Furthermore, to witness numerous species of wild birds and animal 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 opportunity experience their unique culture and tradition. The beginning point of this trek is Ghandruk village and end at Nayapul.
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 at Annapurna region, the prime factor to trek this spots is to explore the majestic views of Annapurna massif and natural scenery. Not only Mount Annapurna but also trekkers can witness other panoramic peaks like Fishtail, Himalchuli and others.
This trek is generally starts from Pokhara-city of Lakes, as this trek adds furthermore excitement to trekkers. Poon hill is very famous for sunrise view. From Poon Hill, trekkers can enjoy stunning views of sun rise. We have to go through Ghandruk village to reach Poonhill. Ghandruk is 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 natural hotspring lies in Jhinu danda. After having long trek, trekkers relax in Tatopani for aching body. During the trek, you can get tea houses and lodges for rest. Not only hot spring trekkers love to come here to enjoy in nature. There are many cultural and historical places in these trekking spots. One can have life time memory and experience after exploring these trekking spots
Upper Mustang is known as the Last Forbidden Kingdom of Nepal as it is situated in Mustang District near to Tibet Border. Dry land of Upper Mustang along with stunning landscapes and Hills are the remarkable features of this trek which may give life time experience of trekking. The journey to Upper Mustang begins with the fly to Jomsom the after you have to pass through the different beautiful villages like Kagbeni, Tsuksang, Chele, Samar, Ghami and Lo-Manthang. There are many wonderful places in Upper Mustang. 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 on the gateway of Nepal-Tibet border makes you trekking more worthy. You can visit Chhoser cave, Niphuk, and Namgyal Monastery which are other major feature of this trek. You will amazed after witnessing the daily life style of the local people settled down here in this region. People of this region celebrate different festivals like Tiji festival which is famous in Mustang district. In order to complete this trek, it may take 16-17 days.
Manaslu Base Camp trek is another admired trekking destination of Nepal which offers spectacular views of Mountains, old and ancient mountains, and other scenic beauty. Located near to the border between Nepal and Tibet, it is untouched natural paradise rural valley trail in Nepal with less crowded as well. It is rarely visited the area. This trek was opened for tourist since 1992. The trip to Manaslu region begins with the scenic drive from Kathmandu to soti Khola then after your adventurous trekking activities begins. You will explore 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 life style of the local people and their culture as well. After reaching to 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 life time experience.
Tsum valley lies in the northern east 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 spot 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 animal found in this region like Himalayan Thar, Bharal and Snow leopards. Trekkers can visit to 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 at Base camp we will set our camp and spend memorable days out there then after we will return back. One can have great experience of trekking in the best trekking destination of Nepal.
Another wonderful and exciting trekking spot in Nepal is Jomsom Muktinath. This trek is located in Annapurna and Mustang region of Nepal. First, we trek through the beautiful Annapurna region then after slowly our route enter towards Mustang region. This short trek can be done by any people. More than trekking spot, Jomsom Muktinath is the famous pilgrimage site for hindu and Buddhist people of Nepal. Hindu and Buddhist people visit there for the devotion to the god. But a trekkers while trekking not only pilgrimage site you can explore many beautiful things. This trek includes the deepest gorge of 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, other 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 pani and heal our aching body. Our wonderful journey of trek ends with flight to Pokhara from Jomsom followed by a drive to Kathmandu.
Another top trekking spot of Nepal lies in Lagtang region is 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. Few hour drive from Kathmandu will take you to Langtang region. The starting point of this trek is Syabrubeshi. From the starting point, the trail leads us through Langtang region following the route to get Kyangin Gompa. Then after we will continue walking via local villages inhabited by Tibetans, Tamang and Sherpa people. Then after we will enter towards Langtang region which is bounded by Mt. Lantang Lirung (7246m). The other peaks we can witness from Langtang region are Langshisa and Ganja La Peaks. Apart from mountain peaks, trekkers can experience the scenic beauty around there. You can visit local yak Cheese factory as well as the view of Glaciers, which is also the gateway to Tibet. You can experience the life style of people of different ethnic groups in Lantang region. 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 tress. All together one can have the adventurous and wonderful journey of trekking in Langtang valley.