Most Popular Trek in Nepal

  • Apr 10, 2019
  • Rajesh Thapaliya
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There are lots of trekking destinations all over the world. Among them, Nepal is the most demanded trekking nations among them. In northern Nepal, there are thousands of beautiful snow-capped high mountains. Nepali Himalaya has eight highest mountains above eight thousand meters from out of fourteen high mountains of the world. More then hundreds of trekking routes are in Nepal but there are only a few trekking trails which are common and commercial trekking region.  Trekking in Nepal is the seasonable hike but every season trekkers can trek in Nepal. Not only to see the mountain in Nepal tourists are coming, but there are also plenty of things to see and have real experience in Nepal. Here are some trekking destinations that you may check and pick one of them.

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 Everest Trek

Mt. Everest and Lhotse
Mt. Everest and Lhotse

There are some different trekking packages in Everest Trekking according to the tourist’s time frame, physical fitness, interest, and the budget. Everest is the highest mountain in the world so to be at the base camp of it, lots of people may have the desire. Even many people would like to see with their eyes direct and feel it. To get into the Everest trekking trekkers can start the trekking by flying to Lukla or drive to Salleri or Jiri. Trek start by flight will be shorter than by overland to reach its base camp.                                                     

 Everest view trek is the shortest Everest trekking. Trekkers will not be able to reach by doing Everest view trek to the base camp but can see close. Everest view trek is also known as Everest Panorama trek. This trek is about one week trek of the Everest region.  Other the most trekkers do Everest base camp trekking. Everest base camp trekking is also known as EBC trek. About two weeks Everest base camp trekking is done by thousands of trekkers every season. October to December and March to May is the best for Everest base camp trekking. Spring is the main time for climbing Mount. Everest, so there are lots of colourful tents of the climbers at the base camp during the climbing season. Gokyo valley trek is another worth trekking in Everest region trekking. There are several nice, clean and big lakes where we can see the miracle mountain in them. Lots of trekker’s choice is Everest base camp but the view from Gokyo side is far better. Amazing view of Everest Himalayan range can be seen from the top of Gokyo Ri. There is one pass between Everest Base camp and Gokyo valley which is known as Cho la pass so some trekkers do combine trekking of Everest base camp and Gokyo valley.  For the adventure trekkers, EBC and Gokyo trek will be a nice trek. For more adventure Everest Trekking, Three pass trekking is the best.

Annapurna Trek

Mt. Annapurna I (8,091m.)
Annapurna I (8,091m.)

As Everest Trekking, Annapurna trekking region also has several different trekking packages as tourist desire. The trekkers every year and every season come to Nepal for trekking most of the trekkers trek to Annapurna trek. Annapurna Circuit is an adventure trekking of Annapurna region. Annapurna circuit is also known as around Annapurna and Throng la pass trek. Every day there will be different scenery to see from this trek. One of the world highest Lake Tilicho lake is also on this trekking trail. World’s biggest pass is Throng la pass. The day of the crossing it could be challenging but will be fun. Annapurna base camp trek offers real nature with typical Gurung culture and much more. Ghorepani poon hill trek is short and easy trekking of Annapurna Region. Mustang is also in Annapurna region so Upper Mustang is known as Mini Tibet in Nepal. The visitor can have the strange cultural experience of Nepal from upper Mustang. Polyandry marriage system and sky burial can be found in this area. Mardi Himal trekking is one of the best trekking of the Annapurna region to see the scenic Annapurna Himalayan range. Mardi Himal trekking is another short and easy trekking of Annapurna trek. Mardi Himal Trekking is a new trekking itinerary of Annapurna region so not many people are familiar with this trail but it is fantastic trekking.  Khopra ridge trekking and Mohare danda trek are unfamiliar trekking but beautiful community trekking trail are in Annapurna trekking region.

Langtang Trek

Lirung Glacier
Lirung Glacier

 Langtang region trekking is one of the nearest trekking destinations from Kathmandu. Langtang trekking is less popular trekking then Everest and Annapurna but have totally different things to see and feel. Langtang trekking is easy trekking. Except doing Ganjala pass trekking in Langtang region, rest of the trekking trails are very easy. Langtang valley was the most effected trekking trail by earthquake 2015 but it has been restored already and running well. Langtang area trekking has short to long trekking. Langtang valley trekking can be done in one week. Another one-week trekking is Tamang heritage trekking. Tamang heritage trekking is the best trekking to have cultural experience of Tamang people. Tamang heritage trekking can be done during all season in Nepal. Gosainkunda trekking is another trek to Langtang area. Several beautiful lakes and scenic Himalayan ranges of Annapurna, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Langtang, and Tibet can see from this trek. There is a pass Known as Lauribina La pass which is the easiest pass then the other high passes in Nepal.

Manaslu Trek

Mt. Manaslu (8,157m.)
Mt. Manaslu (8,157m.)

Manaslu Trekking is another adventure trekking of Nepal. Manaslu region is the special trekking trail so trekkers need to have special trekking permit for this. Manaslu trekking has two trekking packages like T-sum valley trekking and Manaslu circuit trekking. Manaslu circuit trekking is also known as Larke pass trekking and around Manaslu trek. Manaslu trekking starts from very low elevation to over five thousands meters above the sea level. T-sum valley trekking is very beautiful trekking where we can see a big hidden mountain valley with farming land. Very old and historical monasteries are the main attractions of T-sum Valley trekking.

Rajesh Thapaliya

Rajesh Thapaliya

Namaste! I am Rajesh, Nepal travel blogger providing Nepal travel tips to the travellers who are planning to travel Nepal and know about Nepal.

I am a tourism service provider in Nepal So far, I have been to the Nepalese Himalayan base camps as a tour leader and collected lots of information about the Nepalese Himalayas. You can find my experiences in my travel blogs so it may make a lot easier you to travel to Nepal.

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I was born in the countryside and finished my high school from there. After my high school, I came in Kathmandu and started to work as a trekking porter then I improved my English and started to work as a trekking guide at the same time I was a university student. While I was working as a tour leader, I visited all the Himalayan base camps in Nepal and collected lots of information about these areas. So my work inspired me to write and provide information about travelling Nepal to the visitors.