The Top 5 best winter treks in Nepal.
Nepal is that land in the universe where all the four season weather available; Spring, autumn, summer and winter. As everybody knows Nepal is the home for trekking and mountaineering activities. If you know Nepal is all season and best trekking destination in the world then you may interesting what is the best time for trekking in Nepal. Generally Nepal has two best seasons for trekking spring and autumn. Although; Nepal is that place in world, where you can do trek in all four season. Now I am going to give you the name and details of the 5 best winter treks in Nepal.
During the winter season you can do many treks in Nepal, among them these are the top 5 best winter treks in Nepal.
1: Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek.
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is not only best trek for winter season this trek is best for all four season. This trek offers the amazing view of world highest mountain peaks; such as Seventh highest peak Mt. Dhaulagiri 8,167 m (26,795 ft); and Mt. Annapurna first 8,091 m (26,545 ft) and other beautiful snow capped mountains peak.
Ghorepani trek is not only for the best scenery this trek is also best sunrise and sunset view trek inside the Annapurna conservation area. This is short and sweet trek for 3 nights 4 days. Days for trek can be increase and decrease depends on your choice. The normal trek itinerary goes like follow down.
Day 1: Drive to Nayapul / Birethanti / Tikhedunga and trek to Ulleri.
Day 2: Trek to Ghorepani.
Day 3: Hike to Poon Hill and trek to Tadapani.
Day 4: Trek to Ghandruk and drive back to Pokhara.
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is the best winter trek because this trek area is just around 3000 m above the sea level and the best view and possible to walk even while there is lots of snow.
2: Khopra Danda Trek.
Khopra Danda Trek is one of the newly opened trekking trails in Nepal, which offers the best mountain and landscapes view in short time. This trek also lies inside the ACAP and neighbor with Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek.
This trek can do in all four season but the view during winter is amazing because all mountains and landscapes are covered by snow some time even the trails as well. Also, this trekking area in located on the low altitude from sea levels.
For this trek itinerary goes like this. This is normal itinerary I personally design beside this the days for trek can add and cut too.
Day 1: Drive to Nayapul and Trek to Ghandruk.
Day 2: Trek to Tadapani.
Day 3: Trek to Bayli Kharka.
Day 4: Trek to Chistibung.
Day 5: Trek to Khopra Ride.
Day 6: Excursion Khopra Danda.
Day 7: Trek to Swanta.
Day 8: Trek to Ghorepani.
Day 9: Trek to Tikhudunga.
Day 10: Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara.
3: Langtang Valley Trek.
Langtang Valley Trek is a hike inside the Langtang National Park. Langtang National Park is included in the UNESCO Natural sites from Nepal; this means you can imagine what is in this area. To do this trek means encounter with the natural beauty as well as verities of cultural things.
Trek in Langtang valley also all four season trek in Nepal; this means we can do this trek any season so that this trek also one of the top 5 winter treks in Nepal.
This trek itinerary goes like this.
Day 1: Kathmandu to Syabrubesi by drive.
Day 2: Trek to Rimche.
Day 3: Trek to Langtang Valley.
Day 4: Trek to Kyangin Gumba and hike to Kyanjin Ri.
Day 5: Trek back to Lama Hotel.
Day 6: Trek back to Syabrubesi.
Day 7: Drive Back to Kathmandu.
4: Mardi Himal Trek.
Mardi Himal Trek also one of the newly discovered trekking trails in Annapurna Conservation Area. Explore this region means explore the hidden gems of isolated part of Annapurna Himalaya region near by Pokhara. This trek is one of the best Mountain View trek near by the city.
Mardi Himal area also all season trekking area; because of the low land in the Himalaya of Nepal; that is why this trek also feature in the top 5 best winter treks in Nepal.
Mardi Himal Trek itinerary follows like this.
Day 1: Drive to Phedi and trek to Pothana.
Day 2: Trek to Forest Camp at Kokar.
Day 3: Trek to Low Camp.
Day 4: Trek to High Camp.
Day 5: Day walk to the Upper viewpoint.
Day 6: Trek to Siding village.
Day 7: Trek to Lumle and drive to Pokhara.
5: Annapurna Base Camp Trek.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is recently recognized one of the most liked trekking trail by trekkers in Nepal. Trek to Annapurna Base Camp means is in the lap of the world 10th highest mountain Mt. Annapurna first.
The spectacular vistas of snow covered mountain peak in 360 degree angle in ABC, dramatic landscapes, typical Gurung villages are the best attraction of this trek. And the best things is this trek also four season trek in Nepal.
ABC Trek Itinerary.
Day 1: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Ghandruk.
Day 2: Trek to Chhomrong.
Day 3: Trek to Himalaya.
Day 4: Trek to ABC
Day 5: Trek to Bamboo.
Day 6: Trek to Ghinudanda (Natural Hot spring)
Day 7: Trek to Siwi and drive back to Pokhara.
Up listed 5 trekking trail is one of the most popular trekking destination in Nepal which can do even in winter season. Whereas here is other many trekking trails which also can do during winter season.