The landscape of Nepal promotes trekking a lot. Many local and international tourists visit Nepal to hike and gain knowledge and experience. Heaven is a myth, but Nepal is real. Nepal is a gorgeous country rich in its resources. The different landscape provides outstanding opportunities to many trekkers worldwide a different experience. Hills and mountains around hiking routes are mesmerizing. Nepal is a place that will deliver you an experience that can never be replaced.
The hiking routes here might be easy or challenging. Landscapes and altitude play a dynamic role in determining the toughness of the trip. You will find every kind of trekking packages in Nepal. But trekking in some challenging routes can be the way to increase your adventure and confidence level.
Some of the most challenging trekking trails in Nepal:
Manaslu Circuit Trek:
The Manaslu (8,163 meters) is the eighth upper-most elevation mountain in the world. ‘Manaslu Circuit Trek is one of the best off-the-beaten trek trips Nepal for an adventure holiday. It is a virgin land opened for the trip in 1991.
This trekking route goes through the different remote places of Nepal.
You can see the monstrous outlook of rivers and dense forests during the Manaslu region journey. The Larky La-pass (5135 meters) has an extraordinary view, the most elevated point of the Manaslu trek. The local villages are rich in culture, incorporating the Tibetan and Nepalese cultures.
This Manaslu circuit package is designed for fit and healthy people with earlier trekking experience in the Himalayas.
Upper Dolpa Trek:
Upper Dolpa Trek is a well-known remote range voyage. The area falls under the Shey Phoksundo National Park area of Nepal. Dolpa is a pretty puzzling place as there is not much development, but the views there are marvelous. There is a chance of sighting a snow leopard for this reason. You will experience the far-west of Nepal during this hike.
The beauty of turquoise Shey Phoksundo Lake will surely grab your full attention. The over 800 year Shey Gumba at the base of Crystal Mountain is confidently a history. The stippled area is where you can find Yarchagumba, a curious caterpillar fungus with great medicinal importance.
The routes of Upper Dolpa are problematic and tapered but are heavenly beautiful. The roads are not developed at all, so transportation is a problem. The tourism infrastructure is very remote in Dolpa. Would you mind carrying your stuff? You might also need to camp on your own, so having a tent and camping items would be good.
Permits to trek in Upper Dolpa are expensive. However, the tremendous change of learning their culture and tradition of Dolpa is not to be wasted. Breath-taking views of mountains and lakes cannot be neglected.
Makalu Base camp trek:
Makalu is another 8000 meters above the peak and is the fifth-highest peak globally. The eject height of Mount Makalu is 8,481 meters. Marching to Makalu will be a fantastic period, and this camp trek can be a great escape from the crowd.
Trekking in Makalu is an experience to remort trekking, but the eye-appealing views for this region are outstanding. The unruined surrounding and magnificent sights will not fail to surprise you. This trekking route is quite tricky because it is at a high altitude. You might suffer from altitude illness. Finding a reasonable accommodation can be grim.
Upper Mustang Trek
Upper Mustang is the rare areas for trekking in Nepal, once the separate Kingdom of Tibet. It is also called the “mini Tibet.” Upper Mustang trek lets you to explore remote and hidden valleys between Tibet and Nepal’s Himalayas. So many national/international tourists come to visit Mustang every month.
Mustang valley is the rich of culture and nature charming landscapes. The culture is exploited by the Tibetan culture and the trekking journey is extensively of an exploration of this kingdom.
Tilicho Lake Trek:
Tilicho Lake is the highest altitude lake of Nepal, which is located above 4,919 meters. The hike to Tilicho Lake is the most exciting journey. A lake surrounded by snowed mountains is heaven in the earth. The lake is in the Manang District of Nepal.
Tilicho Lake is also supposed to be the holy lake among Hindus, and taking a bath in the lake is considered the most sacred thing. This trip can be exciting and adventurous. The history of the lake suggests that the lake is molded by the melted glacier of the polar slop of the great Annapurna and Thorung Peak. Thorung La pass is the most demanding route to cross in this slog.
Tilicho Trek will help you to explore many unpopular cultures and traditions. During the trial, the stunning outlook of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, Nilgiri, and Himchuli can be a worthy getaway from toxicity. The trekking route also combines with the Annapurna Circuit trek, which is a valuable opportunity for the travelers of Annapurna Circuit to discover Tilicho Trek.
This trail will guide you to the magnificent Mustang, the dry heaven of Nepal. In this hike, the travelers will get a chance to visualize mysterious birds such as white-capped river chat, brown dipper, white-breasted kingfisher, and many more. Stunning Rhododendron forest, green hills, dense forests, artistic waterfalls, tranquil lakes, pristine rivers, gorges, sacred temples, colorful monasteries, Gompas are the other charms of Tilicho trek.
Everest three high passes trek:
The Everest three high passes trek is in the Solukhumbu District of Nepal.
This route will guide you to high altitudes in Nepal. It embraces the Renjo La pass crossing at an altitude of 5360m, Cho-La gives in 5420m, Kongma-La Pass in 5535m, and Mt. Gokyo Ri at the length of 5,360m Mt.Kalapathar at the height of 5,545m and the famous Everest Base camp.
You will visualize the tall Mount Everest for the nearest point. Other 8000 meters above peaks like Mt.Cho Oyu (8,201m), Mt. Makalu (8,463m), and Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m) have the most fantastic observation in this trek. You will recognize remote Sherpa villages, Thame and Marlung. This expedition is an ultimate option to Everest Trek.
It is a stimulating route because of its altitude and sites. The major challenge in this trail is crossing 5,000 meters permits of Renjo La, Cho La, and Kongma La.