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Are you choosing an adventure? Take the opportunity to run away from all the bustle and noise in the big city and enjoy the tranquil splendor of nature provided by Third Eye Adventure. Nepal with all its amazing summits gives you a truly unforgettable trip as, for example, a trek to the base of Mt. Everest where you can meet the Sherpas who are the world’s best climbers.

Adventure awaits! Experience trekking in Nepal!

While laboring your way up the mountain to the last rocky rises, this feeling of triumph is unbelievable. The vision of rugged mountains with snowy pinnacles is indescribable. This view from the top will energize you. Are you dreaming of traveling to Nepal? A trek in here is a must-do activity.

However, trekking across Nepal is not only about the mountains since, besides the stunning nature, you will discover beautiful teahouses along the way and meet local people who run them. This is where you taste the local food and traditional Nepali culture, and absorb the rich history of the people surrounding you.

Often, hiking promotes a purification of the soul. To feel nothing but harmonies and rightness for a week or more does your inner self a lot of good. You will look fabulous, your skin will glow, and if you have the courage to be the true you then you will cherish what Mother Nature did for you.

So are you Ready for trekking in Nepal? Check out our list of the 10 Best Treks in Nepal and pick your favorite!

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Everest Base Camp Trek

Quick facts

Starting point: Lukla

Maximum Elevation: 5545m 

Permits: TIMS and Sagarmatha National Park Permit

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 12-14 days

Best Season: Spring(March-May) and autumn (September-November)

Trekking to the Everest Region of Nepal offers a memorable experience where you can experience the local Sherpa Culture and tradition, their religion with magnificent views of the world’s highest snow-capped mountains. 

The trek typically takes 12-14 days to complete, including two adaptation days and one day to travel from Lukla to Kathmandu. Everest base camp is a popular destination point for every adventure seeker who treks to the Everest region.

The Everest Base Camp trek route takes you to popular places like Lukla, Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Monastery, Dingboche, Lobuche, base camp, Kala Patthar, Sagarmatha National Park, and many more. 

Each day brings new adventures, stunning scenery, and a chance to challenge yourself while soaking in the natural beauty of the Himalayas. All these journeys combine natural beauty, cultural immersion, and a sense of accomplishment as you trek in the footsteps of legendary mountaineers.

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Quick Facts:

Starting Point: Nayapul 

Maximum Elevation: 4,130 meters

Permits: TIMS Card and Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP)

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 12-14 Days

Best Seasons: Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November)

When it comes to the iconic trek in Nepal, Annapurna base camp has become the top choice for trekkers around the globe. Renowned globally for the world’s tenth-highest mountain in the world this trek takes you to the heart of the Annapurna Region and closer to Mount Annapurna.

Trekkers will be amazed by the stunning views of snow-covered mountains and the beautiful trail, which passes through lush forests, rivers, charming villages, and majestic mountains. This place is truly remarkable.

Starting from the beautiful city of Pokhara to the end of the trek, you can fully enjoy the journey. Therefore, it is a must-visit trekking destination that you should definitely try once in your lifetime.

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Langtang Valley Trek 

Quick facts

Starting point: Syabrubesi and Sundarijal

Maximum Elevation: 4985 metres 

Permits: TIMS card and Park Entrance Permit 

Difficulty: Moderate-hard 

Duration: 8-12 days 

Best Season: Spring(March-May) and autumn (September-November)

Langtang Valley is one of the most popular and shorter trekking destinations near Kathmandu. The Langtang Valley Trek is a 60-70 km trek that takes around 8-12 days to complete. This trek starts in Syabrubesi, which is accessible by public bus or private jeep from Kathmandu.

Arguably this trek is more beautiful and a great alternative trek after the classic Everest Base Camp Trek and Annapurna base camp. It is famous for its unspoiled beauty, beautiful views of the mountains, native hidden culture, and the Langtang Himalayan ranges.

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Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Quick facts

  • Starting point: Nayapul
  • Maximum Elevation: 5143 metres
  • Permits: Kanchenjunga Area Project (KCAP)
  • Difficulty: Demanding
  • Duration: 4-6 days  
  • Best Season: Spring(April to May) and autumn( October to November)

The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a short, easy trek in Nepal’s Annapurna region that takes you through subtropical forests, villages, and to Poon Hill, rugged scree slopes, alpine grasslands, and a popular viewpoint at 3,210 meters. 

This trek offers scenic views of the Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Nilgiri mountains as well as green hills and ethnic villages having outstanding views where treks can capture natural beauty for memories of vantage point to see some of the biggest and most beautiful mountains on the planet. 

The route is well-marked, and there are facilities of many guesthouses and restaurants on the way. You can observe and enjoy the daily lifestyle, traditions, and culture of people living here. The best part of this trek is the sunrise view from the Poonhill.

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Mardi Himal Trek

Quick facts

  • Starting point: The town of Kande 
  • Maximum Elevation: 4,200 meters 
  • Permits: Annapurna Conservation Area Project(ACAP) and Tourist Information Management System(TIMS) 
  • Difficulty: Moderate
  • Duration: 8-12 days 
  • Best Season: Autumn and Spring 

The trek starts from the beautiful city of Pokhara and follows the route through the villages of Dhampus and Pothana. This trek is suitable for both beginners and experienced trekkers. It takes hikers through a variety of landscapes, including terraced fields, rhododendron forests, alpine meadows, and rocky ridges. 

During the trekking journey, you will get a breathtaking view of the mountains such as Fishtail, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Gangapurna, and many more.  This trek is an enjoyable fusion of diverse landscapes, rich cultural encounters, and extraordinary mountain vistas. 

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Annapurna Circuit Trek

Quick facts

Starting point: Besisahar 

Maximum Elevation: Thorong La Pass, 5,416 meters (17,769)

Permits: Annapurna Conservation Area Permit(ACAP) and Trekkers Information Management System(TIMS)

Difficulty: Moderate to challenging 

Duration: 14 to 18 days(depending on pace and specific route)

Best Season: March to May(spring) and September to November(Autumn)

Annapurna circuit is one of the most famous and popular trekking routes in Nepal which is 130-230 km(100-145 mi) long. On average it takes 14- 18 days to complete this trek and this trek is the combination of adventure and challenge.

An excellent level of fitness is required for this trek and one of the most challenging parts of this trek is crossing the Thorong La Pass which sits at an altitude of 5,416m high. During the journey, trekkers are offered magnificent views of popular peaks like Mt. Annapurna, Thorung Peak, Nilgiri, Chulu West, and Chulu East, Tukuche Peak, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung, and many more.

Also marveling at magnificent lakes, glaciers, deep gorges, and stunning waterfalls including a visit to Muktinath Temple are the major highlights of this trek.

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Manaslu Circuit Trek

Quick facts

  • Starting point: Soti Khola
  • Maximum Elevation: 5213 meters (17,103 feet)
  • Permits: TIMS and Park Entrance Permit 
  • Difficulty: Moderately challenging
  • Duration: 14-18 days  
  • Best Season: spring(March, April, May) and fall(September, October)

The Manaslu Circuit Trek is a 14–18 itinerary day trek in Nepal that circles the world’s eighth-highest mountain. Its starting point is from Soti Khola. Manaslu region offers trekkers the opportunity to explore the hidden culture and beauty around the Manaslu region. It takes you through a relatively off-the-beaten path to the beautiful landscapes, fierce white water river falls, and dense forests to Manaslu mountain (8,156m/26,758ft), the world’s eighth highest peak.

It passes through the border between Nepal and Tibet and it has been popular since its emergence in 1992. This trek is for those who want something different in Nepal but still offer the most striking and jaw-dropping scenery. In this trek, you don’t have to worry about getting stressful domestic flight tickets as you can easily reach by local bus or jeep.

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Upper Mustang Trek

Quick facts

  • Starting point: Jamsom
  • Maximum Elevation: 4280 metres(14,193 ft)
  • Permits: Annapurna Conservation Area(ACAP) Restricted Area Permit 
  • Difficulty: moderately to difficult 
  • Duration: 14 to 18 days 
  • Best Season: March-November 

The Upper Mustang Trek is a moderate-level trek also known by its other popular name the ‘Last Forbidden Kingdom. This place is also known as the Rain Shadow area so you can visit here throughout the year due to less chance of rainfall.

This trek offers a semi-arid desert with colorful rock formations, deep ravines, and snow-capped peaks surrounding you. there are many opportunities to stop to absorb the views and take photos of eye-catching scenes. 

Trekked can get a glimpse of Tibetan influence on the everyday activities and culture of the local people. The best part of this trek is it takes you to the beautiful palaces of Kagbeni and Lo Manthang.

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Gokyo Lakes Trek

Quick facts

  • Starting point: Lukla
  • Maximum Elevation: 5,357 metres( 17,575 ft)
  • Permits: Sagarmatha National Park Permit and the Khumbu Rural Municipality Permit 
  • Difficulty: Moderately difficult 
  • Duration:  14 – 21 days
  • Best Season: Spring and autumn

The Gokyo Lakes Trek is one of the most fearless treks in the Everest region where you will pass through the legendary Everest base camp and the challenging high pass of Cho La (5330m).

This trek takes you through the homeland of the Sherpas and their culture and into the stunning Gokyo Valley. You will be treated to stunning views of four 8,000m peaks, including Everest, Cho Oyu, and Makalu. Gokyo Lakes Trek is a quiet route in the Everest Region compared to the ‘Everest Base Camp Trail. Travelers can enjoy the peaceful environment and enjoy during the trek.

It is also famous for the amazing views of the deep blue lakes surrounded by snow with perfect peaks of the Himalayas. The sparkling, pristine blue and green waters of the Gokyo Lakes are one of Nepal’s most memorable sights. The trek confirms the fabulous status of Gokyo Lakes as a heaven on earth and the most pristine grassland of Khumbu.

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Kanchenjunga Trek

Quick facts

  • Starting point: Taplejung 
  • Maximum Elevation: 5143 metres
  • Permits: Kanchenjunga Conservation Area Project(KCAP) and the Restricted Area Permit(RAP)
  • Difficulty: Most challenging treks
  • Duration: 18-24 days  
  • Best Season: Spring(March-May) and Autumn(September-November)

The Kanchenjunga trek is a challenging 220 km trek around the world’s third-highest mountain Kanchenjunga. It is located on the border of Nepal and neighboring country India.

The Kanchenjunga trek is also known as the most difficult trek as it takes several weeks to complete. The Kanchenjunga trek is scenically wild, but it’s also culturally diverse. 

This trek is full of natural beauty and amazing mountain views. Being a less crowded and restricted area this place is like a hidden gem where you can enjoy the unspoiled natural beauty.

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Final Say

Gear up for the greatest trip that you will ever experience. Get an opportunity to have an adventure of the Ten best treks in Nepal and explore the heart-stopping beauty of the Himalayas. 

Book your trip today and travel pushing the boundaries of the height, exciting cultures, and challenging trails. Offer something to every individual e.g. nature lovers, culture aficionados, or thrill seekers. Don’t delay making your choice anymore—book your place now and start your adventure in the beautiful landscapes of Nepal.

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