5 Easy and Beautiful Treks in Nepal

Nepal is a wonderful country with an exceptional nature and beautiful geographical situation. Nepal is a country that has an immense scope in the tourism industry and it has been a tourism hub for adventurous trips to the mountains. Trekking in Nepal not only means walking at a high altitude but also at a lower altitude.

In fact, many people have fallen in love with trekking after starting a hike in Nepal. So, we have brought 5 easy treks in Nepal, which range from 3 days up to 10 days.

During a trek in Nepal, you will be passing farmlands, villages, suspension bridges, highlands, and different rivers. Moreover, you will get an experience of the local culture and tradition of the place you are visiting and their warm local hospitality. This blog will let you know about trekking options near Kathmandu most likely at Langtang region, the Annapurna region, Ghandruk, Mardi, and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek.

These treks are however best options for beginners.

Mardi Himal Trek

The Mardi Himal trek is one of the short treks in the Annapurna region of Nepal. The Mardi trek is a good idea for those planning a short trek in Annapurna Region. The Mardi trek started to be crowded but is free as it is still considered an unpopular trekking destination.

This trek route will lead you to the High camp at 3,580 m and finally to the Base camp at 4,500 m. Mardi trek will offer you a wonderful view of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu ranges, Annapurna, and Machhapuchhre mountains.

Spring and autumn is the best season to go for a trek at Mardi Himal. The weather conditions are clear and crisp during the months of spring and autumn.

Pikey Peak Trek

Pikey peak trek is one of the newly established trekking trails in the Everest region of Nepal. It is one of the off-beaten trekking routes in the Himalayan region. The best season to go for a trek at pikey peak is the autumn and spring seasons.

This trek provides you with one of the majestic views of the world’s highest Mountain, Mt Everest. There are countless Buddhist monasteries, gumbas, and stupas that provide a spiritual experience to travelers during a trek. Pikey trek is one of the most wonderful treks that one must have if traveling to Nepal.

Even Edmund Hillary considered Pikey peak as one of his favorite treks.

Pikey peak trek lies in the Lower Khumbu Region of Nepal. The difficulty of the pikey trek is moderate trek as compared to other treks of the Everest Region. During a trek, you can experience the unique Sherpa culture, tradition, and lifestyle.

This is an excellent spring trekking option. You will see enthralling views of the white Himalayas at higher elevations and colorful Rhododendron petals at lower elevations.

Poon Hill Trek

Poon Hill trek is one of the easiest and shortest trekking routes in the Annapurna Region. This trek is the best trial to do as an acclimatization trek before attempting challenging treks in Annapurna Region.

From a Poon hill height, one can view a majestic sunrise along with the sight of beautiful mountains being bathed in golden sun rays. Trekkers can also enjoy exciting glances of wildlife and flora during the trek. From Poon hill, you can see panoramic mountain views of the Dhaulagiri range to the west and Annapurna range to the east.

This trek is suitable for trekkers of all ages as it is one of the shortest and easiest treks available in Nepal. During a trek, you can experience the unique Gurung culture, tradition, and lifestyle.

Langtang Trek

Langtang trek is one of the shortest and easiest trekking routes in Nepal. It is located in the Langtang region. This trek is done through the Langtang valley which is also known as the valley of glaciers. Trekking through Langtang Valley provides a magnificent view of mountains and expansive scenery.

During a trek, you can experience Tibetan and Buddhist culture. One can witness a different species of rhododendron during a trek. Even though this trek is considered the easiest trek, one can experience what an actual trekking adventure feels like in Nepal.

The best season to go for a Langtang trek is the fall season (September to mid-December) and the Spring Season. Langtang trek is an iconic region for the exposure of the Tamang heritage, culture, and history.

Amayangri Peak Trek

Ama Yangri is located in the Helambu region which is also the nearest trek that one could go from the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu. It lies at an altitude of 3,771 meters. The Ama Yangri trek is one of the shortest treks that is available in Nepal. It is considered a moderate trek. Ama Yangri is an area inhabited by Sherpas, Tamangs, and Chhetries under Helambu Circuit Trekking.

This trek is a great opportunity to experience Green Landscapes and Hyolmo culture. One can have a 360-degree view of Mountain View from the height of Ama Yangri. From the low altitudes, one can have excellent views of the Langtang range, Annapurna, Manaslu, and even Everest on a clear sky day. The area is quite famous for Thangka arts.