Top 7 Best Treks in Nepal for April 2024

Publishded: 2022-12-25 | Total Views: 753

Nepal can be considered a synonym for mountains. This small landlocked country contains a part of the Himalayas that includes the highest mountain range in the world. Eight out of the fourteen high mountains (that rise above eight thousand meters) of the world lie in Nepal, either in whole or shared across the border with India and China. Nepal holds the pride of having the world’s highest mountain – Mt. Everest. Besides these, many other mountains rise over the height of six thousand and seven thousand meters above sea level. The trail that connects to these mountains offers a wide range of trekking options in Nepal. Therefore, Nepal is also regarded as the best destination for trekking and mountaineering around the globe.

There are many trekking options available for trekking in Nepal. However, we – at World Alpine Treks have listed the top seven treks in Nepal. This list may help you plan your upcoming vacation in Nepal.



Everest Base Camp Trek

Everest Base Camp Trek is a popular trekking adventure that takes you to the Khumbu region of Nepal, which is considered to be the home of mighty – Mt Everest, the highest mountain in the world. The journey passes some natural, cultural, and religious wonders of the region. The trail passes some alpine forests, fascinating Sherpa forests, alpine meadows, and Buddhist monasteries on the way to the Everest Base Camp, the base camp of the world's highest mountain. Kalapatthar, an excellent viewpoint near the base camp, offers some captivating views of impressive mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Tawache, etc. The trek starts with a fantastic flight to Lukla and passes some villages like Phakding, Monjo, and Jorsale to Namche. The trail ascends up to Tengboche monastery and passes the meadows of Dongboche and Lobuche to Gorekshep. Finally, we walk up to Everest Base Camp and retrace our steps back to Namche.

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Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a popular trekking journey to the Annapurna region that allows you to witness the staggeringly beautiful mountain peaks in the Annapurna range. The trek provides excellent insight into the natural and cultural heritage of Nepal. The trail to Annapurna Base Camp passes through verdant hills, valleys, terraced farmlands, and various ethnic villages. The easy and jovial walk amidst the villages offers some meaningful insight into people, their culture, tradition, lifestyle, and many more. The trail to the base camp traverses through the Annapurna Conservation Area, home to diverse floras and fauna species. Annapurna Base Camp, also known as Annapurna Sanctuary, offers astonishing mountain views, including Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Macchapucchre, Glacier Dome, etc. At the base camp, all you can do is let your eyes wander from one magnificent peak to another. 




Langtang Valley Trek

Langtang Valley Trek is a relatively short and easy trek that takes you to one of the most accessible locations near Kathmandu Valley. Though accessible, the region is seldom visited by travelers. Langtang Valley is the major attraction of this trek. The valley lies in the shadows of the beautiful Langtang range. The trail to the valley traverses through the dense rhododendron and bamboo forests of Langtang Conservation Area. One can pass rich ecosystems and waterfalls to the Langtang Valley, with stunning views of mountains in the backdrop. The trek is also an opportunity to explore rural people and their lifestyles. The region is dominated by Tamang people who follow the Buddhism religion. Kyanjin Gompa, the yak cheese factory, and Kynajin Ri are the significant highlights of Langtang Valley Trek.

Langtang Valley Trek


Ghorepani Poonhill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is an easy and delightful journey to the Annapurna region of Nepal. It is a short trek that doesn’t take you too much height, but the spectacular views of the mountains that one can witness during the trek are remarkable. Ghorepani and Poonhill are two major attractions of this trek. Ghorepani is a charming Gurung village that lies in the backdrop of the beautiful Annapurna massif. Likewise, Poonhill is an excellent viewpoint from where you can enjoy some lovely views of sunrise, sunset, and snow-clad mountains. Ghorepani Poonhill Trek starts from Nayapul that climbs up via various ethnic settlements, farmlands, hills, and forested areas to Ghorepani. From Ghorepani, we climb up to Poonhill to relish the glorious sunrise amidst the mountains. then we descend down to Tadapani, Jhinu Danda, and then to the village of Ghandruk. The trek is also an opportunity to get close to locals and learn about their culture and lifestyle.

Ghorepani Poonhill Family Trek


Annapurna Circuit Trek

Annapurna Circuit Trek is a challenging trek in the Annapurna region of Nepal. This long journey takes you to the highest pass in the world – Thorong La Pass to enjoy some close-up views of mountains in the Annapurna region. The trek is best known for its scenic and cultural diversity. From the deepest gorge in the world to the highest mountain pass, the trail traverses from flat farmlands, dense forests, lush hills, and alpine meadows to almost no tree area. It takes you up to the height of 5416 meters and Thorong La pass and descends down to the desert-like dramatic landscape of Kali Gandaki valley. The trek offers some best views of mountains in the Annapurna region, like Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Macchapucchre, Dhaulagiri, Hiunchuli, and many more. Muktinath, a holy religious site, is also a highlight of this trek.

Annapurna Circuit Trek


Manaslu Circuit Trek

Manaslu Circuit Trek is amongst the top trekking experiences in Nepal. It takes you deep into the Manaslu region and allows you to witness the breathtaking views of Manaslu, the eighth-highest mountain in the world. It is an incredible journey that starts from Sotikhola and ends at Besisahar. The trail traverses through the Manaslu Conservation area, which is an opportunity to explore some unique species of floras, faunas, birds, and animals. Various wildlife like Himalayan Thar, Blue Sheep, Pika, Himalayan Mammots, and Snow leopard has been noticed in this region. Larkya La, at 5167 meters, is the highest point of the trek that offers some jaw-dropping views of Mt. Manaslu along with Cheo Himal, Himlung  Himal, Nemjung, Gyani Kang, Kanguru, and Annapurna II. Also, the trek is an opportunity to learn about friendly local folks, their culture, tradition, and lifestyle. 




Kathmandu Valley Treks

There are many viewpoints around Kathmandu Valley. Shivapuri, Chisapani, Nagarkot Hike, Kakani, Dhulikhel, etc., are the vantage points that offer some great views of sunrise/ sunset and mountain views. A short day hike around these vantage points can be an excellent option for hiking and trekking around the valley quickly and relaxingly. These are primarily for those who are looking for short day hikes along an easy route in some accessible locations of Nepal.

Nepal Nature Religion Tour


These are the top seven treks in Nepal. If you are not sure about which trek to opt for. Take our list as a reference. World Alpine Treks is here to make your journey a memorable event of your lifetime. 

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