Trekking in Nepal is the best adventure activity that anybody can indulge into. Nepal has the highest mountains of the world to the deepest gorge of the world.
Nepal is such a Himalayan country which has diverse flora, fauna, and culture. Kathmandu is the capital and center of the country.
The city stands at an elevation of approximately 1,400 meters (4,600 feet) above sea level in the bowl-shaped Kathmandu Valley of central Nepal.
Base Camp Trekking In Nepal
Nepal attracts more than 200,000 trekkers per year. A visitor can choose different trekking routes from all over the country.
After a short hike in the national parks to famous trekking routes like the Everest Base Camp (EBC) and Annapurna Base camp (ABC), one can enjoy the scenic views along with challenging endeavors.
The trekking charge on an average is 60 USD per day per person.
This price includes guide service, porter, accommodation, meal, TIMS permit, transportation for trekking. These costs do not cover flights.
It is mandatory that a traveler should be guided only by a professional guide. The average cost for a professional guide is around USD 20 per day.
Important Things To Know Before Adventure Trekking in Nepal:
- The level of trekking difficulty.
- How long do you plan for trekking in Nepal?
- Are you looking to trek in rural, suburban or urban areas?
- What is your budget plan?
- When do you plan to trek? – ( not recommended during the monsoon season).
- Are you trekking alone or in the group?
You should always keep in mind about the level of difficulty when planning for a Trekking in Nepal. Since there are the different season for different activities, it is advised that you schedule your trekking trip accordingly.
Generally, monsoon and winters are not considered the best time for most adventure travel and trekking. Nevertheless some trips for fishing and monsoon festivals, Nepal welcomes you in its serenity.
You should plan the length of your trip to make it more convenient when you are Trekking in Nepal. Nevertheless, there are backpackers also who travel around the country. But it is highly recommended you book your trip with a reliable trekking agency in Nepal.
You should also look into where you want to Trek to Nepal. It could either be in rural-urban or suburban areas. Nepal is a very diverse topologically. Therefore you have numerous options for going to a variety of destinations.
Another wise idea is to plan your budget for the trip. You can verify the cost of food, accommodation, activities etc or a package cost through the reliable trekking agency in Nepal.
Costs, Duration, and Popularity Of Mountain Trekking Destinations In Nepal:
- Everest base camp Trekking – 12/13 days: +25,000 trekkers/year.
Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world situated at 8848 meters Everest Base Camp Trek is trip of 12/13 days: +25,000 trekkers/year.
- Annapurna Circuit Trekking– 13/14 days: full Annapurna Region +100,000 trekkers/year.
- Annapurna base camp Trekking– 9/10 days: partial Annapurna Region, +100,000 trekkers/year.
Annapurna Circuit is trip of 13/14 days: Full Annapurna Region +100,000 trekkers/year and. Annapurna Base Camp Trek is trip of 9/10 days: Partial Annapurna Region, +100,000 trekkers/year. This is an awesome trekking route panorama view of the Himalayas.
- Poonhill Trek – 5-7 days: part of the Annapurna Region, +100,000 trekkers/year.
Then is Poonhill Trek is trip of 5-7 days: Part of the Annapurna Region, +100,000 trekkers/year.
- Langtang Trek – 7-13 days:13,000 trekkers/year.
Langtang Trek is trip of 7-13 days:13,000 trekkers/year. This route is also a route to a pilgrimage trek to Gosai Kunda.
- Manang, Mustang, and Manaslu Trek Tour– 15 days: 6,500 trekkers/year.
- Upper Mustang Trek: 14 days: 3,000 trekkers/year.
Enjoy the taste of Manang and Mustang at Manaslu Trek – 15 days: 6,500 trekkers/year.
- Everest Base Camp 3 Passes Trek Tour– 18 days; part of the Solu Khumbu region, +36,000 trekkers/year.
Everest Base Camp 3 Passes Trek Tour– 18 days; This trek is a part of the Solu Khumbu region, it attracts more than +36,000 trekkers/year. It is famous because it has the most dangerous airport landing pit. Also, it takes you near the world’s tallest mountain, Mount Everest.
- Gokyo Trekking Tour– 12 days: part of the Sulu Khumbu Region, +36,000 trekkers/year.
Gokyo Trek – 12 days: Part of the Solu Khumbu Region, +36,000 trekkers/year. This takes you to a high altitude lake called the Gokyo trek. This is the Trekking Tour in Nepal with the yaks Upper Mustang: 14 days: it attracts more than 3,000 trekkers/year.
- Upper Dolpo Trek– 22 days: 1,900 trekkers/year.
Last but not in the list is Upper Dolpo – 22 days: 1,900 trekkers/year.
If you are an outdoor adventure trekker, Nepal might be a great destination for you. Here you can find hundreds of Forests, Hills, Himalayas, Adventure Trekking routes. That really makes you feel enjoying, and level of risk which will be of the amount of risk in your tour to feel great forever. Did you know that Nepal is home to eight highest mountains among the top ten highest mountains in the world? Nepal is also the home of Mount Everest which is the highest mountain peak in the world.
Nepal has thousands of historical building, and temples that have great values of historical and cultural factors. You can also see so many lakes, national parks, museums, caves, best natural views and scene in all your trekking routes. Nepal has parts which are completely different in weather culture, lifestyle and many more. Those are Himal (Himalayas Region), Pahad (Hilly and Mountain Area), and Tarai (Plane Area). With these three different names, you can simply understand that these 3 areas are completely different to each other in case of climate, and another thing I let you know is, the peoples in these areas are also different in lifestyle, foods, and clothing.
Just don’t wait for more, make your plan and start your trip to see the beauty of nature with your soul. Feel great mix of cultural values, historical things, and great hospitality by Nepali Peoples during your travel and trekking tour.