Trekking in Nepal has lot of things to offer but do you know what to expect? Experienced trekkers and travelers who set for an adventure around the globe already knows most of the things to expect while trekking around foothills of Himalayas. However, if it’s your first time trekking in Nepal either at Everest base camp, Annapurna base camp, Langtang valley or any other trekking trips then these are the common things that you must look out for.
Trekking in Nepal is famous for spectacular close views of snow capped mountains. Depending on your trekking trip, you should not miss those magical views which specially shine in warm light of sun during sunrise and sunsets. So, while trekking in Nepal go for early hike and witness the best of sunrise Himalayan views. It is the first and foremost thing that you must expect.
Trekking in Nepal is not just about Himalayas, it is also about your journey through beautiful valleys, forested lands and diversified topography. On the basis of trekking season the beauty of valley differs. During spring season (from March to May) you will witness the flowers blossoming and greenery whereas during autumn (September to December) you will experience the dry shades of brown. And did you know that both of these seasons are peak season for trekking in Nepal.
Nepal is rich in its culture as there are more than 100 ethnic groups speaking more than 92 different languages. As you land on capital city you will witness the best of Hindu and Buddhist culture while sightseeing around UNESCO world heritage sites in culturally affluent Kathmandu valley. Trekking in Nepal alos lets you an insight to local communities which can be the great learning experience for trekkers and explorers.
Trekking in Nepal is also the chance to immerse yourself in wilderness activities, bird watching and discovering rare floras and faunas. Topographical diversity makes Nepal the home for various animals and birds which can be witnessed. From Himalayas to flat Terai, expect the wild part of nature while trekking in Nepal.
Trekking in Nepal lets you experience various adventurous activities too. Majorly the scenic lake city Pokhara hosts the activities like paragliding, boating, ultralight flight, bungee jumping, zip flying etc. Similarly, there are plenty of other destinations in Nepal for white water river rafting. Expect and don’t miss the ultimate thrill of adventure while trekking in Nepal.