Five Best Short Treks in Nepal

Trekking in Nepal

Trekking in Himalayas is one of the best ways to rejoice in the natural beauty and scenery of the country. Trekking in Nepal is one of the most rejoiced activities performed in Nepal. Thousands of trekkers visit Nepal each year in order to catch the grandeur fortitude of this adventure. In Nepal, trekking is mostly located in the eastern part of the country where some of the best trekking route exists. Nepal is the perfect destination for any trekker as it provides adventure packaging tours where the visitors can enjoy the culture heritage, almighty Himalayas, warm hospitality and friendly people.

  1. The Culture Blends Adventure Tour

This tour is a little bit different than the normal trekking in Nepal that almost all travelers chose to do while their visit in Nepal. For all those cultural and nature lover who are not into trekking, here is a good news. This Culture Blends Adventure tour stands true to its name and provides you with the perfect fusion of culture and adventure in a limited period of time. This tour will take you through the exploration of UNESCO listed heritage sites in Nepal along with the naturally beautiful viewpoints within the valley which are surely going to blow your mind. A short hike in Shivapuri National park where tranquility and peace greets you upon your entrance will open you up to the most beautiful scenes of the mighty white ice capped Himalayas along the blue sky in contrast with the greenery in the park.

Heading to Tengche from Namche on the way to Everest Base camp

Also, the visit to Nagarkot for the most dynamic and unique sunrise and sunset is something that shouldn’t be missed whiles your visit in Nepal. Similarly, hike to Chisapani, Dhulikhel will expose you to the incomparable rich natural beauty and a peaceful environment hidden among the chaos of the city. Along with the natural beauty, you will also get to witness the cultural and historical beauty of the country. The durbar squares situated in the city, beholds the treasury of ancient monarch rule of the medieval period. The craftsmanship, wooden carvings done on the pillars, walls, doors and windows of these palaces will expose you to the spell bounding architecture of Nepal. Similarly, visit to the popular Buddhist temples The Bouddhanath and The Swayambhunath Temple with its white dome with the golden spire is something of a great religious and spiritual value. Similarly, The Pashupatinath Temple with its ancient structure and Jagur along the holy river of Bagmati is a holy temple for Hindus. Thus come and explore this perfect fusion of nature; as well as the historical, cultural and religious aspect of Nepal with this Culture Blends Adventure Tour while in Nepal.

  1. Everest View Trek

Everest region is one of the most loved regions for trekkers and travelers from all around the world inorder to trek in Nepal. Trekking in Nepal especially in the Everest region of the country is shortened by this Everest View trek. You will be able to witness the beauty of mesmerizing beauty like Mount Everest, Mount Lhotse, Mount Nuptse, Mount Thamserku, Mount Tawache, Mount Ama Dablam and many more. You will also be able to get a closer look and understanding of the cultureand traditions of the Sherpa people residing in the Everest region. Similarly, you will also visit various Stupas, Chortens, monasteries, Gumbas and places of worship of the Sherpa along with the most popular spiritual hub of the Khumbu region i.e. Tengboche monastery. You will find that the visit to this monastery will expose you to the Tibetan Buddhist heritages of the people. The inspirational sight of the mountain ranges and soaring sapphire summit against the magenta sky is beyond belief. The tourmaline topography of the mountains in the Everest region is extraordinary and will surely fill your soul. Upon entering the Sagarmatha National Park on the trekking journey, you will understand the absolute countless of natural charm that the national park interweave within their service.

  1. Langtang Valley Trek

Langtang valley is known as the valley of glaciers as the valley is filled with gorgeous gorges and lakes. While trekking in Nepal, the Langtang Valley trek is considered one of the best short treks to take in the country. This trek will take you to the valley of Langtang situated 19 miles north of Kathmandu city,filled with snow covered mountains and glaciers stationed in the wild and rock-strewntopography.The valley is placed in the backdrop of Mt. Langtang Lirung, blossoming meadows, flowy streams originated from the mountains, craggy rocks dotting the topography, and green grasslands. As the Langtang valley is located within the Langtang National Park, this place is a home to many birds and animals which also includes some rare species like Red Panda which is unique to only this particular region. The park is a forest enveloped area where oaks, maples, pines and rhododendron trees which creates a tranquil environment for the travelers in the region. The main highlight of this trek is the famous viewpoints of Kynaji RI (4773m) and Chorkati RI (5050m).You may also bump into Himalayan Black Bears, Himalayan Thars, Rhesus monkeys and many more while you are strolling through the forests of Langtang. You will be able to witness the grand beauty of the Behemoth Mountains, astounding glaciers, traditional and ancient valleys, panoramic view of Langtang Lirung (7,244m), Langshisa RI (6,810 m.), and Gyangchempo (6,888 m.) from these viewpoints. Also, Langtang valley is quite famous for the cheese fermented from yak’s milk. All the aspects of this valley are unique and attractive which will surely present you with a trekking experience of lifetime.

  1. Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is one of the most sought after short treks in Annapurna Region while trekking in Nepal. Ghorepani and Poon Hill is considered as one of the most magnetizing viewpoints in the region which are able to give breathtaking and luring view of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range. This trek also takes you through the lovely city of Pokhara where you can boat in the famous Phewa Lake and witness the mirroring reflection of the Fishtail Mountain on the crystal clear water before embarking the trek. The Ghorepani trek is categorized as easy to normal trek which indicates that this trek doesn’t have any requirement for trekkers. The Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is one of the bestselling trek packages in Nepal due to its short frame of time with no experience requirement. This trek is filled with silver meandering rivers, gushing waterfalls, prehistoric hills, exquisite valleys, lush scenery of green vivacity and the captivating Himalayas. The route is covered with luscious forests of Fir and rhododendron which provides a colorful and mesmerizing contrast to the white and blue of the sky bejeweled by the tall standing mountains. The main highlight of the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is the viewpoint of Poon hill where you will enjoy the spectacular view of the whole of Annapurna range with the setting or rising sun which will indeed cast a magical mesmerizing spell upon the viewers. Also, you will hike along the vibrant villages containing the largest Gurung and Magar settlement in the country. You can also interact with the local people in the villages; visit the temples, places of worship in order to get a better understanding of the people and their culture. The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a perfect blend of culture, nature, time, endurance capacity, elevation along with regal views of the Himalayas.

  1. Annapurna Panorama Trek

The Annapurna Panorama Trek is considered one of the shortest journeys to the Annapurna region of Nepal while Trekking in Nepal. This trek is successful in capturing the magnificent beauty of the Annapurna Himalayan Massif in a narrow period of time. Considered as one of the most impeccable trekking regions after the Everest region trek, the Annapurna Panorama Trek takes you to striking Annapurna region of Nepal. The Annapurna Panorama Trek includes panoramic views encircling Mount Annapurna I, II and III, Annapurna South, the Fish-Tail Mountain, Dhaulagiri Himal and Mount Nilgiri among other Himalayas which makes it an astounding experience. The Annapurna panorama trek will also give you an opportunity to learn more about the unique culture and tradition followed by the people in the area while walking through the foothills of mountains through some luscious emerald green forests, small rivulets, appealing landscape. The Annapurna Panorama trek will take you to high elevation with little or no altitude sickness. The mountains, in their sky-high identity appear glorious standing tall beneath the cranberry sky. The prosperous green countryside of Ghorepani and Poon Hill is absolutely captivating to watch, and the bewildering panoramic observation of the Annapurna Himalayan ranges is impressive. In the trek, you will hike downward to the village of Ghandruk on the trek which is an amazing village of the Gurung people, lying amongst the influence of whole some untainted natural surroundings, with breath-taking analysis of Machha puchhre and Hiunchuli Himal.

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