Trekking in Nepal
Trekking in Nepal is one of the most popular tourism activities. It is one of the special sports for mountain lovers. The trekking is one of the best ways to experience the natural beauty, diverse cultural heritages, and varied geographic conditions of this country. That is way, thousands of trekkers visit here every year to capture the scenic views and explore the spirit of adventure. The trekking is not just walking up to mountains; it is the gradual way of experiencing the diverse religion, culture, language, ethnic and geography of the country.
Nepal is known as the paradise and best destination for trekkers in the world, as it has some of the most spectacular trekking routes. The trekking here in the Himalayas, can either be one day hike or a month or more hiking in the mountains passing through villages in the shadow of towering snowy peaks, valleys. The trekking routes here in Nepal pass through the forests of rhododendron, bamboo and oak and through the sub tropical region to alpine and different landscapes, lush alpine meadows and rocky snow covered passes, ice falls, glaciers, high altitude and frozen lakes.
Everest trekking or trekking in the Everest region is the most popular trekking routes among the trekkers. The Everest region is located in the north-east of Nepal. Everest trekking is not only famous destination among tourists but also for its scenic views of the highest peak of the world, the Mt. Everest [8,848m] along with other peaks lying around the region.
The Everest trekking offers a great opportunity to have unique trekking experience. The Everest trekking areas is protected by the Sagarmatha National Park, established in 1976 covering an area of 1148 square kilometers. Throughout the Mt. Everest trekking region, trekkers are overwhelmed with the views of unbelievable peaks, Buddhist monasteries, and friendly Sherpa villages.
The Mt Everest, the highest mountain in the world, which is known as “Sagarmatha” locally known as the goddess mother of the world, has always been the greatest attraction for nature lovers and trekkers equally. Solukhumbu, the heartland of the Sherpa is one of the popular destinations for adventurers in Nepal. The geography of the Everest trekking area covers with the rugged rocky valleys, alpine forests and meadows, neat Sherpa Villages, Glaciers and icefalls. Everest trekking is arguably the most famous trekking routes in the world and is once in a lifetime opportunity to see some of the most breathtaking scenery.
The Everest region offers different spectacular trekking trails such as Everest base camp trekking, Kala-pattar trekking, Gokyo Ri Trekking, Gokyo Cho la pass trekking, Renjo la pass trekking, Everest high pass trekking, Everest view trekking, Everest panorama trekking, Everest comfort trekking, Jiri to Everest base camp trekking, Everest base camp trekking and Island peak climbing, Everest high pass trekking, Gokyo valley Tyangboche trekking, Mera peak climbing and Amphu lapcha pass trekking , Everest balcony trekking among others. The Solu Khumbu Himalayan region is justifiably famous, not only for its proximity to the world’s highest mountain (8848 m.), but also for its Sherpa villages and the wild animals and monasteries.
The trekking in Everest region is the most challenging treks in Nepal, as tourists generally fall an acute high altitude sickness. There are many routes and ample places to rest and enjoy meal along the way, therefore, you do not need worry to worry if you are with Himalayas on foot, as it has in depth experience to operate different trekking destination in the region.
Himalayas on foot arranges all kinds of trekking destinations and adventurous activities in Everest region as per the demand of clients and their holiday schedule either that be tea house or camping or tented trekking in private or group join basis involved with family, friends, relatives in large or small group in size our professional trekking guide are committed to impart the lifetime experience to all tourists.
Even if you are not physically fit, you can have other adventurous activities along the Everest region. You can have a look on the indigenous culture of Sherpa villages, take snaps of monasteries that are over thousand years old, you either can choose to have short treks in along the Namche Bazaar, beautiful Khumjung village and Thame, and famous Tyangboche [a famous monastery], from where you can easily can have snaps of Mt. Everest, adjoining Himalayas namely Ama Dablam, Nupse, Lotse etc. The trekking is possible in this area the whole year round, the best times to visit are from the beginning of March to mid May and from the beginning of September to mid November.
Here are the details of itineraries you can choose, as per your time, desire and physical fitness.
Annapurna trekking is one of the most popular trekking trails to have panoramic views of eye-catching Himalayan scenery, the relaxed walking through well-defined Annapurna trails and quality local lodges, which make Annapurna trekking one of the best trekking routes in the country and has been paradise for trekkers.
Annapurna trekking has been wildly recognized as a paradise for nature lovers. Annapurna trekking offer an spectacular views of a number of Himalayas including Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Fishtail and landscape, wild animals, Monasteries as well as mixed cultural trekking tour. In the trail, there are various in the region for having trekking destination such as around Annapurna trekking, Annapurna circuit trekking, Annapurna base camp trekking, Jomsom Muktinath trekking, Kali Gandaki valley trekking, Ghorepani Poon hill trekking, Ghandrung Annapurna sanctuary trekking, Mardi Himal trekking, Narphu valley trekking, Tilicho pass trekking, Annapurna Thorung la pass trekking, Royal trekking, panchase trekking , Siklish trekking, Mustang trekking, Jomsom trekking, Dhaulagiri trekking, Dhaulagiri base camp trekking.
These features of Annapurna Trekking region has been well admired trekking routs. The trekkers can not only see the scenic views of high Himalayas but also the snow leopards, blue sheep and other species of the birds namely kokla, blood pheasant etc, butterflies and insects, because, the upper sub-alpine grassland of the Annapurna region harbors these some of the rare species of the earth. Furthermore, the native plants can also be found in this forest, therefore the government of Nepal also has declared the conservation area and launched Annapurna conservation projects as well in the region, especially to conserve the varieties of orchids and rhododendron apart from the species of birds and animals and sensitize local people residing alongside.
Annapurna trekking trail no doubt is the most popular trekking for Nepal travelers. Because, one can have panoramic sceneries of Himalayas, including of the Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m) Mt. Manaslu (8163 m), Mt. Annapurna II (7937 m.) , Mt. Annapurna III (7555m), Mt. Annapurna IV (7525m), Mt. Annapurna south (7219m), Mt. Nilgiri (7041m), Mt. Fishtail also called Mt. Machhapuchhare (6998m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6441m), Mt. Lamjung Himal (6986m),Tukuche peak (6920m), Tilicho peak (7134m). Furthermore, there are the settlements of diverse communities such as Bramin, Chhetree, Tibetian sherpa, Thakali, magars, Tamang, Gurung. Subsequently, it is the trail which is rich in wild animals such as Mountain Thair/ Goat, Leopards, Jackal, birds such as pheasant, long-tail birds among others.
Annapurna trekking is easily accessible, hotels in the hills are plentiful, and treks here offer good scenery of both high mountains and lowland villages. There are many options to reach around the Annapurna destination, you can take direct tourist bus or by flight to Pokhara or Jomsom and by bus to Beshishar, from where your trekking begins to the Annapurna trekking tour. It is possible to extend your trip from Pokhara to Chitwan National Park either by vehicle or Trisuli River Rafting for Nepal for Jungle Safari. We Himalayas on footteam arrange all Annapurna trekking destinations as per the requirement of the trekkers and their schedule. Himalayas on foot arranges Annapurna trekking tour as per the demands of tourist, that either be tea house or camping or tented trekking that maybe private or group joined with friends, Family , relative , student in huge or small group as per the demands of the clients’ desire and holiday schedule.
Langtang trekking is the third most popular trekking region in Nepal. It is one the most loved trekking route among the tourists who come in contact with Himalayas on foot. The trekking in Langtang region combines the one of the remote and spectacular valleys in Nepal, along with the high mountain lake– Gosainkund and the beautiful valley called Helambu. Langtang Gosainkunda trekking, Langtang valley trekking, Langtang and Helambu trekking, Helambu valley trekking, are some of the prime areas that are most commonly visited and are situated in the north of Katmandu.
Langtang is a narrow valley lying at the south of the Tibetan border. It is sandwiched between the main Himalayan range to the north and a slightly lower range of snowy peaks to the south. Langtang Lirung (7246m) lies to the north; Gang Chhenpo(6388m) and Naya Kanga ri (5846m) lie to the south and Dorje Lakpa(6966m) at the East of the Valley.
Langtang trekking begins from the lower Langtang valley, through the forests and along with the Sherpa villages and farmlands of the people. Many villagers are originally from Tibet. Once this route was an important trading route with Tibet, therefore, most of the villagers and peoples here still are involved in trade. On the way of trekking, one can have a trek through Langtang National Park. But, wildlife is not easy to spot in a forest setting, we also have chance to see some wild animals and birds. Among them are the monkeys, musk deer, Pika and the national bird of Nepal, the colorful Danphe.
We continue our Trekking to Kyangjin Gompa (3,740 m), which is the site of the Yala Cheese Factory. There is an airstrip at Chhaldang to Kathmandu, a short distance east of Kyangjin. While our visit to the Yala Cheese Factory, we can have a view of small lakes beyond Yala, where we reach within half a day walk from Kyangjin Gompa. The Kyangin Gompa is located on the top of the valley, where we stop overnight and visit the local yak cheese factory and have a view of the glaciers, which is also a gateway to Tibet and we return back to Syabru village and make a trip to Sing Gompa, a place where the holy lake Gosainkund is situated and we cross the Llaurebena Pass (4610m), and continue south leaving the Langtang region and reach at Helambu valley and subsequently at Chisapani and return back to Kathmandu.