Nepal is a paradise for trekkers. It is the home for the world’s highest mountains, great mountain ranges, outstanding scenarios, and warmhearted welcoming communities. People from around the world come here for experiencing adventures like hiking, trekking, mountaineering, rafting, jungle safari, and many more adventurous activities while exploring breathtaking nature.
The train Nepali peoples travelling was very less before a couple of the years, but now the train is to travel different place of Nepal either easy tour or adventurous trek. As we are rich in destinations to explore, people often face hard choices between trekking destinations.
There are easy to very challenging trekking options, so you can choose a trekking route that suits you by looking for features offered by the trek. The best trek for you depends on your choice of level of difficulty, the number of days you want to spend the trek, your budget, and your trek style. Some of the best-suited destinations for Nepalese are :
The Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is a short and easy hike in the Annapurna Mountain Range in Nepal. It takes a moderate level of fitness to complete and the maximum elevation is 3210 meters so there is no risk of altitude sickness. Along the trail, you will walk terraced farmland and explore the beautiful rhododendron forest and hospitable Gurung villages. At the 3210m, you will get a chance to witness the Poon Hill sunrise view of snow rugged Annapurna Mountain Range. The breathtaking view of the panoramic Himalayas up close to you will make every step of your journey pay off.
The route is well marked and there are plenty of guesthouses and restaurants along the way so there is no difficulty in accommodation, drinks and foods. The best time for trekking in Ghorepani Poon Hill is around March to April and September to October. During the spring season, the mesmerizing red rhododendron blooms making the way more alluring. Ghorepani Poonhill trek can be designed for rounding including the places Tadapani and Ghandruk village.
Mardi Himal trek is more famous for Nepali who loves to trek in the Himalayas. It is a short trekking destination and especially different views of Mount Fishtail and other Himalayan ranges. The route is less crowded comparing other regular trekking like Everest Base Camp and Annapurna base camp. After short days trek starting from Pokhara reaches magnificent viewpoint laps of Mardi Himal and Fishtail.
Reaching the maximum altitude 4,350 provides wonderful views of the Annapurna mountain range, Annapurna south, Himchuli and definitely Mardi Himal and Machhapuchhre. Authentic tea houses provide comfortable accommodation and hygienic foods. An opportunity to visit and overnight another authentic Lwang village, which is experienced real home-stay services with a warm welcome.
3. Langtang Valley Trek
Langtang Valley Trek is a perfect short trek that captures all the best Himalayan trekking with the stunning scenario and fascinating cultures. The Langtang Valley starts north of Kathmandu, close to the Tibet border. It is surrounded by a tranquil rural landscape. This trek runs through a forest of rhododendron and bamboo alongside thundering waterfalls and stunning snow-capped views of mountains like Dorje Lakpa (6,990m), Langtang Ri (6,370m), and Langtang Lirung (7,245m).
This trail takes you to an altitude of 4000m and you won’t wanna miss the sunrise from the Tserko Ri at 5,000m if you can go higher. This trek is perfect for those who want to trek an off-beat track and completely different from some of the tourist areas. After the earthquake damaged the place, now new hotels have built with more facility and comfortable rooms.
4. Annapurna Circuit Trek
Annapurna Circuit Trek is one of the most famous trekking destinations in Nepal. It is a circular trek within the range of central Nepal, going up one valley and over the Thorung La high pass (5412m) and then descend a different valley which follows the Kali Gandaki River, which flows through the deepest gorge on earth between two giant peaks. You will get a chance to explore natural and cultural diversity. The trek offers an amazing view of the mountains like Annapurnas, Macchupucchre, Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, and Langtang Himal. Trek around beautiful and diverse landscapes, waterfalls, rivers, forests, flora, and fauna, and witness the dramatic change in terrain from lush green forest to arid lush rocky landscapes on the other side of the Himalayas.
Along the trail, you pass through hospitable villages. You can spend the night at lodges and eat fresh and hygienic meals. The best time to trek Annapurna Circuit is from March to early May, and September to early December. The trek is challenging for Nepali but once you accomplish you will be positively motivated hence it is a rewarding trek. The famous destination to visit for Nepali is to Manang village which is on the way of this trekking. Up to Manang, peoples can visit by driving via Besisahar route.
Upper Mustang, also known as "The Last Forbidden Kingdom", is a culturally and geo-politically sensitive area that wasn’t opened for trekking till 1992. The culture and landscape of this region are close to that of Tibet. This region is steeped in undisturbed Tibetan Buddhist culture with very ancient monasteries, traditional villages, and cave dwellings high up on the cliffs, as well as the amazing architecture on view at the walled city of Lo Manthang, the capital of Mustang region.
The Upper Mustang trek in the remote Trans-Himalayan Region of this semi-independent Tibetan Kingdom offers adventurous and stunning trekking through the striking semi-arid desert with colourful rock formations, deep ravines, and snow-capped peaks surrounding you. The history, culture, and legend of this place blend perfectly with the mesmerizing scenery. Mustang is cold in the winter and it is always windy and dusty throughout the year. Winter treks are better to be avoided due to harsh weather. There are few accommodations available above Kagbeni so you should be fully self-sufficient.
06. Gokyo Lake Trek
Gokyo Valley is the most attractive place in Khumbu. It is a valley of iced lakes and glaciers. Gokyo Ri trek is a scenic trek through forests and many suspension bridges. The trail passes through the forests of rhododendron and oaks with a diversity of flora and fauna. The waterfalls are mostly frozen. The views of the five Emerald Lakes together in the shadow of the majestic mountain peaks in the Gokyo Valley is the core of the Trek.
The trek offers a fabulous view of the wonderful ice ridge between Cho Oyu and Gyachung located in the Khumbu region. The valley preserves different highest altitude wetlands and freshwater lake systems. The village is a home for Tibetan-Buddhists-Sherpas with antique monasteries and cultures. The best season for trekking here is between March-May, and October - November. This is the best trek for those seeking exclusive adventure and magnificent scenario.
There are many more trekking routes in Nepal that are beautiful. There are destinations for an amateur to experienced Nepalis. Throughout the trekking, you will get to explore beautiful scenarios, a variety of flora and fauna, waterfalls, rivers, forests, and a diversity of cultures, heritages, and religious temples and monuments. Whatever destination you choose you will never regret exploring nature and cultures. You can plan your trek independently or book plans with licensed agencies that will arrange and guide your way to your destination.