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The 5 Best Treks in Nepal
Looking for the best trekking in Nepal? Nepal has several best treks route and offers a rewarding experience for anyone looking for great adventure.For the outdoor adventurer, Nepal is the paradise for best treks and adventure tours. Eight of the ten highest mountains in the world are located entirely or partly in Nepali territory. With a vast array of climates, High Mountain, rivers and jungles, Nepal has something to suit the taste of nearly everyone with a wonderful sense of journey. Depending on the physical shape you’re in and the time of year you visit, Nepal’s offerings are vast and many. Whether you are a beginner or an alpine expert, Nepal has something to offer for everyone and we Mountain Sherpa trekking and expeditions would like to refer below 5 Best Treks in Nepal.
Everest base camp trek
The hike to Everest Base Camp is one of the best treks in the world. Eight of 14 peaks over eight thousand meters are located in Nepal. On this hike, you can admire four of these eight peaks, the Everest, the Lhotse, the Makalu and the Cho Oyu. Along with the high peaks of the Himalayas, the picturesque Sherpa villages and sacred Buddhist monasteries are the aspects that make up the magical and inspiring landscape of the Khumbu region in East Nepal.
The Everest Base Camp Trek is a true adventure that takes you to the top of the world but also demands a lot of you. Mt. Everest is on the Bucket List with many people worldwide. Planning your dream trek in Nepal 2018? Join with a local expert, we will make your dreams come True!
Top Best Treks in Annapurna regions of Nepal
Find out what are the best treks in the western part of Nepal. From short one week trek to one-month high pass trek, Annapurna regions have a different amazing trekking route. Discover the some of the best treks in 2018. Here are the top 3 best treks that you shouldn't miss in Annapurna area.
The hike to Annapurna Base Camp is one of the most popular destinations for hikers in Nepal. The trek is also known as Machhapuchhare Trek. The summit is also known as the "Matterhorn of Nepal".However, the translation of Machhapuchhare means "fishtail".The hike goes through picturesque Gurung villages to the Annapurna Sanctuary. The Gurungs are one of more than one hundred ethnic groups in Nepal. They are a mountain people who belong to the Bon (pre-Buddhist) religion, although many are now Buddhists.
Originally the men were sheep-keepers and led a nomadic life with the herd. Since the 1920s, many of them have become glorious Gurkha soldiers. Nowadays they often operate the tourism companies in the Annapurna region.
Annapurna Circuit Trek
The Annapurna Circuit Trek is one of the most popular hiking trails in Nepal and very popular amongst many hikers around the world. This classic Annapurna circuit crosses some amazing landscapes, past the north of the Annapurna massif and crosses the Throng La Pass to 5,416 meters.
The hike begins in the green valley of Marsyangdi Khola. Then continue westwards into the Manang Valley, a long ravine that cuts a deep furrow into the land behind the Annapurna massif. There you will find increasingly a Buddhist culture.
The Manang Valley is inhabited by traders of Tibetan origin. Its main villages are Chame, Pisang, Braga, and Manang. Before Pisang, the landscape suddenly turns into dense forests. Then return to the rocky and dry Tibetan landscapes with high yak pastures. When you cross the Throng La Pass, it takes you to Muktinath, a holy place for Buddhists and Hindus.
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek
The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is also known as Annapurna Sunrise Trekking or Annapurna Panoramic Trekking. It is one of the most popular and relatively easy trekking routes in Nepal, which lead through the beautiful ethnic villages of the Annapurna region. The Poon Hill Trek is known for the majestic mountains that can be seen from Poon Hill. It has a wonderful panorama view of the Himalaya Mountains and the Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna II (7939m), Annapurna III (7555m) and IV, Dhaulagiri (8167m).
The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is also famous for its beautiful rhododendron forests and its warm hospitality in the villages, with wonderful culture and lifestyle of the ethnic peoples at the Annapurna Massif.
Looking for one of the best Less Touristy Trek in Nepal?
Manaslu Trek is highly suggested
Manaslu is the eighth-highest mountain in the world at 8153m. This trekking route leads through various landscapes and is known for the tea house trekking. From the banks of the Buddhi Gandaki River to the view across the valley, one can meet friendly locals and spectacular mountain panoramas on the way.
The Manaslu Trek is not limited to the rich in nature but also rich in culture and biodiversity. On the way is the monastery in Lo, which is also a popular starting point for tourists and locals.
This route is ideal if you would like to walk away from the tourist streams. It takes about 3-5 hours walk to the Manaslu base camp, which stands at 4000-4800m. The highest point is the Lharke Pass, which is 5,416m. This trek is a great option when you are looking for adventure and seclusion.