Nepal is a complete destination that offers all sorts of trekking may it be short, easy treks or the long harsh ones. If you have a restricted time and want to have the trekking experience and gaze into the beautiful Himalayas, then there is nothing you have to worry about. There are many destinations in Nepal which offers short treks. The team of Asian Journey has experienced that the following are the destinations for best Short treks in Nepal.
Ghandruk is well known for its Nepali culture and natural beauty. This very easy and scenic spot takes you to the maximum elevation of 2000m and the trip would be memorable for children. During the trek you will get an opportunity to have a close up with Gurung community. You will also be accompanied by scenic views of mountain.
Dhampus trek is a short yet rewarding trek that is suitable for visiting in winter. The Dhampus trek takes you to the maximum elevation of 1525m and during the trek you will get an opportunity to get acquantained with ethnic gurung village and get rewarded by glorious mountain views. The golden view of Himalayas as the sun sets in the evening from Dhampus is majestic. The trek starts from an hour drive to Phedi from Pokhara. As the trek is easy, you can plan this trip with your family including kids.
Ghorepani lies in the exotic location and is a perfect option for trekking in Nepal. It lies in the Annapurna range. During winter, the trail might get snowy which will be rather adventurous but the most important part of this trek is that you will get to observe the himalayas very close. You will be absolutely delighted by the breath taking views of Annapurna South, Dhaulagiri, Himchuli and Macchapuchre from Poon Hill which is at the elevation of 3210m. This route is suited for trekking enthusiast wanting to have a friendly experience with mystic natural beauty. The view of Sunrise and Sunset from the Poonhill is also magical!
Annapurna region contains chains of peaks and is located in the north central part of Nepal. The trekking can either be started from Dhampus phedi or Nayapul and the trek completes within a week or two. This trek is interesting because the trek combination of different landscapes. This region is easily accessible and the trekking is along the Rhododendron forest, terraced rice paddies, magnolia forest and with a view of Annapurna. The classic Annapurna trek is the combination of short treks such as Dhampus, Ghandruk and Ghorepani-Poonhill trek that takes you to the lower Annapurna region.
Are you planning of staying close to the capital and yet still enjoy the scenic trekking? Well if it is so then, NamoBuddha- Phulchowki is the destination you want to be in. Namo Buddha is one of the blossoming and important Buddhist monasteries in Nepal. Phulchowki as well is a holy Hindu pilgrimage site with Phulchowki mandir. It lies at the highest hill of Kathmandu and is a perfect bird watching destination
Everest Mini trek is one of the favorite short trekking destinations. The wonderful trek starts from a short exciting scenic flight to lukla. The trek continues from Lukla to Phakding towards Namche bazaar which is an altitude of 3436m. It further continues to Sagarmatha national park rich in exotic floras and faunas. For a passionate trekking enthusiast, this is an enthralling destination which provides scenic view along with cultural familiarity with Sherpa villages and Buddhist Monasteries. The trek can be completed within a short interval of time and the desire for the adventure Himalayan experience can be fulfilled.
Langtang Valley trek is another destination near Himalayan region for trekking. Langtang offers short trek into the Himalayas influenced by Tibetan culture. The trek can be begun by taking a bus from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi. Langtang region has a very rural landscape and is rich in floras such as rhododendron and bamboo forests. Snow- Capped Himalayas and Wonderful Waterfall make the destination more diverse. More interestingly it is the closest Himalayan region from the Kathmandu Valley.
Shivapuri, Nagarkot, Chisapani and Dhulikhel are also the destinations you would want to visit for short treks. You can find more information about the areas in our site www.tourinnepal.com . For further information and booking for the Above Nepal Tour Packages please Inquiry at firstname.lastname@example.org Or call us directly at +9779851032316 (Viber & Whatsapp)