Trekking in Nepal

On the 28th May 2008, the constituent assembly voted in overpowering favor of eliminating the Monarchy in Nepal. Nepal has been proclaimed a “Federal Republic State” to be known as the “Democratic Republic of Nepal”.  Kathmandu is the capital with its rich cultural heritage, exquisite temples and Pagodas dedicated to the Hindu Gods & Goddess, Buddhist Chaityas and old palaces with carved windows and doors are a sculptor.

Nepal is probably the most famous destination in the world for increasing range of outdoor activities, covered in a separate section of this guide. Trekking from village to village through the hills and up into high Himalayan valleys is an experience not to be missed. The scenery varies from cultivated terraces to lush rhododendron forests to glacier-capped peaks.

High altitude Sherpa provide a set of information and adventure activities of a life time in Nepal for keen travelers.

High altitude Sherpa treks listed here all take 2-3 weeks to complete. All these treks offer remarkable scenery, and a close up view of local cultures of the Himalaya. The overview, below, will help you decide which trek is best for you.

1. Everest Base Camp Trek, View from Kala Patthar 5550m, Everest region-min duration 14 days, max. max. Elevation 5364m.

Highlight:  Most Everyone Wants to See Sagarmatha – Goddess Mother of the World. The Panoramic of the 4 World’s Highest peak: Mout Everest, Mount Lhoche, Mount Makalu, Mount  Choyo. Four Well Known Technical Mountain: Pumori , Amadablem, Lhoste Shar, Cholaste. Tengbuche Monastery : Established in 1916

– The major highlights of Everest Base Camp trekking are the fascinating views of the sunrise over the tallest mountain on earth, the Everest. Also, the Khumbu ice fall is something that cannot be forgotten. The trek takes you to the Tengboche monastery, which is the largest monastery in the Khumbu region and also Sagarmatha National Park which is included in the UNESCO World -Heritage Site.

2. Three high pass trek in Everest region in Nepal- Min. Duration 18 days Max. Elevation 5,535 m / 18,159 ft. trek style teahouse.

Highlight: The best way to truly experience the everest resion for the those who have the time to spend three weeks. Kongma La, – 5,535m Cho La– 5,380m. Renjo La– 5,38m. and gokyo lake. If 3 Passes are not challenging enough, you can do to side-trip 3 peaks: Gokyo Ri – 5,483m. Kala Pattar – 5,545m. Chukkung Ri – 5,550m. Pokalde Peak –5806m.

  Everest Three Pass Trek covers the complete package of trekking to Everest Region, which is one of the most demanded trekking in Nepal. This exciting trek begins right from the scenic flight to Lukla. After spending a couple of nights at Namche for acclimation purpose, we head to the trail towards the Thame and Lungden close the Tibet border. We reach Renjo La, the crossing is tough as hell but the scenic beauty that awaits us is something that is worth taking every trouble. The mind- blowing views of High Himalayas like Mount Everest along with the jaw- dropping views of Gokyo Lake await us.

We then climb Gokyo Ri. We will hike Ngonumpa glacier before crossing the Chola Pass. We then reach Khumbu valley trekking route and hike to Kalapathar. We explore the Everest Base Camp which will provide us with a fascinating view of Mount Everest. Our trek then follows the trails to Chukung from Lobuche crossing the Kongmala Pass which is the final pass in the trek. Then for the amazing view of peaks like Amadablam, Lhotse, Nuptse and Makalu, we hike to the top of Chukung Ri.

3. Ghorepani poon hill/Annapurna Base Camp Trek– duration 12 days. max. elevation 4130m/ 13550 ft.

Highlight: The Annapurna Base Camp Trek takes you deep into the Annapurna Massif to the foot of Annapurna South. Explore Pokhara The City of Paradise and international mountaineering museum, Sunrise and sun set from sarangkot and Enjoy Sunrise from Poon Hill, Discover Gurung village at Ghandruk and Catch Sceneries of more than 20 mountains

– Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is one of the popular trek which lies in the Annapurna region. It is known as the short and easy trek.The reason behind it got its name Poonhill Trek because we trek illustrates the way to Poonhill. Annapurna(means:-filled with foods) Base Camp Trekking package for 9/10 day and best known as an Annapurna sanctuary trek is an easy with less elevation harms pleasurable environment trek until the base of Mt. Annapurna and will be knowing the society of Pun and Gurung ethnic and their life style.The most peaks of western portion of massive  Annapurna one includes Hiunchuli, Annapurna south, Fang, Annapurna, Gangapurna, Annapurna 3 and Machhapuchchhre

4. Upper Mustang Trek-  max. duration 12 days and elevation 3810m/12500ft

Highlight: Spectacular Mountain flight Pokhara/ Jomsom via Dhaulagiri, Annapurna range and mt machhapuchhre. Explore the hidden kingdom of Lo Manthang Unique culture and lifestyle. Visit ancient Buddhist Monastery and amazing caves. Landscape looks like Tibetan plateau, Amazing Kaligandaki River and fossils are found on river bank

The arid valley of the Upper Mustang Trek features a distinct landscape compared to almost all other treks in Nepal. This region lies in the desert rain shadow of the Himalaya. Mustang used to be its own kingdom, and its strong Tibetan-influenced traditions make this a culturally very interesting trek.

5). Upper Dolpo Trek /shey phuksundo lake max. duration 21 days and elevation 5350m/17552 ft.Nagdalo la pass.

The extremely remote Upper Dolpo Trek follows centuries old trading routes leading trekkers through surreal landscapes. You’ll meet Yak herders who lead rural lifestyles that are increasingly rare in our con.

6. Gokyo Lakes Trek- minimum  duration 12 days, max. Elevation 5357m/17575 ft.Gokyo Ri

Highlight: High Passes Cross- Renjo Pass (5345m) and Climbing Gokyo – Ri (5483m). Great View of Mt, Everest, Mt Lhotse and other Mountains from Gokyo Ri. Hike Gokyo lake and along Ngozumpa Glacier, the Largest Glacier in the Himalaya

Gokyo Valley Trek provides the excellent view of Mount Everest and other Himalayan ranges. The trek leads to magnificent turquoise Gokyo Lakes and Gokyo Ri which provides exceptional views of Everest and the Himalayas. Also, the massive Ngozumpa Glacier and the warm Sherpa culture are yet other highlights of the trek.

7. Ganesh Himal – Rudy valley trek-min. 15 days, max. 4100m.

Highlight: The Gangajamuna Top {3000 Meters} offers an excellent view of the massif Ganesh Himal (7406 m), Manaslu (8163 m), range of Annapurna, Fishtail.

 – The name “Ganesh” comes from a Hindu deity – Lord Ganesh whose head is similar to that of a wild elephant. The peak of Ganesh Himal resembles to that of an elephant therefore popular as Ganesh Himal. Ganesh Himal- Ruby Valley , which we call nature trek , lies on the central region of Nepal and Northern side of Kathmandu, offering spectacular views, untouched magnificence nature and getting in contact with lots of ethnic culture.

8. Makalu Base Camp Trek- Makalu region of Nepal min.12 days, max elevation 5200m/17000 ft.

HighlightThe trek to Makalu Base Camp takes you far from the beaten path to a valley east of Mount Everest that receives few travelers due its remoteness. The trek features diverse local villages, and the elevation ranges from a tropical, humid 400m in Tumlingtar to over 5,000m at the foot of Mt. Makalu, the world’s 5th highest mountain.

Makalu Base Camp Trek is a one of a kind trek in the Makalu-Barun National Park and Conservation Area of the culturally and geographically rich country Nepal. Makalu Base Camp Trek takes t the World’s fifth highest mountain. Lying in the deep Easter Himalayas Makalu Base Camp trek highlights the panoramic views of snow covered giants like Everest, Makalu, and Lhotse.

Makalu Base Camp Trek begins from Arun Valley with a strenuous trail to follow

9. Annapura circuita- Circuit Trek and High pass thorong la 5516m. min. 16 days and max. elevation 5416m.

Highlight: Highest pass Throng-la 5416m. Panoramic View of Annapurna Range and holly Mountain mt. Gangapurna and situated world highest Tilicho lake. Beautiful Manang /Mustang Village, Hindu’s /Buddhist pilgrims site Muktinath, Landscape looks like Tibetan plateau. Amazing Kaligandaki river and fossils are found on its bank, Settlement of Gurung and Thakali (ethnic) people and their lifestyle and world deepest Gorge.

Annapurna Circuit Trek is the most happening trek in Annapurna Region due to the presence of sheer beauty- the ecstatic backdrop of the mighty Annapurna Range,

10. Manaslu Circuit Trek larkya la pass 5106m.nim duration 16 days, max. elevation 5100m./16752ft.

Highlight: Best views of Himalayas range. Views of Manaslu, Annapurna II, Himlung Himal and Larkay Peak.  Manaslu was first summited in 1956. by Japanese  and Trek through ethnic communities. Mani walls and civilizations are best for cultural exploration Here are various views of bio-diversity and natural scenery.

Manaslu one of the classic treks is the 8th highest mountain in the world.It is also known as Kutang.It is also the highest peak in the gorkha district.Manaslu offers the variety of trekking option to the travellers.Nowadays it is also known by the great teahouse trekking.This trekking has been open since 1991.