If you are looking for an adventurous fun-filled-memorable-experience, trekking in Nepal is definitely the answer. Rich with geographical and cultural diversity, Nepal offers some of the world’s most amazing trekking trails, be it the famous Everest Base Camp Trek or the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. There are, however, also other reasons as to why coming to Nepal is great, because the country does not only offer great trekking!
Below we are exploring two infamous trekking trails in Nepal and a few other reasons as to why Nepal is a great tourist destination.
Trekking to the base camp of the roof of the world, Mt. Everest, is a breath-taking experience. This 12 days trek starts from Lukla through the high Khumbu Mountains before finally arriving at the foot of the Everest. The panorama view changes as you travel but each one of it will leave you astounded. The whole trek is filled with adventure and unforgettable experiences but nothing beats the thrill and sense of accomplishment that grips on seeing the power and grace of the mighty Everest up close. With magnificent landscape, tapering ridges, majestic view of the Everest along with other mountains and warm stays in Sherpa villages, Everest Base Camp Trekking gives you several memories to cherish for your entire life.
Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a comfortable 11 days trek to the base camp of the most dangerous mountain to climb, Annapurna. The trek is filled with natural beauty as you pass through the rich fauna and flora, and spectacular views of mountains. While trekking through the rich rhododendron and oak forest beside picturesque view of the snowcapped mountains, you get to relax in hospitable Gurung and Thakali villages, and explore diverse Himalayan culture.
Trekking in Nepal is for Everyone
While the Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Base Camp trails are famous, Nepal boasts plenty of great trekking destinations for both novice trekkers as well as adventurous and more seasoned trekkers. A novice trekker wishing to explore the adventurous side can still enjoy the beautiful picturesque views and natural beauty during easier treks such as Poonhill or Langtang. A more adventurous and seasoned trekker who is looking for challenging experiences can do Remote Area treks such as the Kanchenjunga, Makalu Base Camp or other difficult trekking routes. In other words, trekking in Nepal can be done by everyone, experts as well as beginners.
Nepal is not only about Trekking
Apart from trekking, there are so many adventure sports that can make your trip to Nepal filled with adventure and memory. Rafting in the roaring rivers from Himalayas, mountain biking, bungee jumping, paragliding, even jungle safari and other adventurous activities in Nepal can compliment your adventurous trekking in Nepal.
Hospitality Served at its Best
Hospitality is greatly treasured in the Himalayan kingdom. You can explore the diverse local culture as you interact with the local people. The pieces of their culture and spirituality can be seen overflowing all around. On the journey to learn about the unique lifestyle and beliefs of the people, you are likely to encounter some amusing spiritual experience which you may cherish for the rest of your life.
Heaven for Nature Lovers
The country‘s unique biodiversity, the scenic grandeur, and magnificent landscape make trekking in Nepal unforgettable for every nature lovers. You will be walking through pristine forests of juniper and rhododendron, encountering diverse ethnic groups in beautiful villages while you will be accompanied by the icy pinnacles of the Himalaya throughout the journey. The beauty of river penetrating through hills, the rushing waterfalls and the serene lakes will leave you dazzled.
Trekking in Nepal is filled with memorable experiences. Whether it is the hospitality, adventure, natural beauty or spiritual experience, trekking in Nepal will definitely give you beautiful memories to treasure. It is the ultimate destination for adventure where each journey embarked unfolds a different tale, where the fondest figments of your imagination spring to life and where the memories for lifetime are made.