Hiking in Nepal

xplore the beauty’s of Himalayan with Hiking Activities in Nepal. There are numerous places for hiking tours in Nepal. As Nepal has The Mountain Region (Himal), situated in the Great Himalayan Range, makes up the northern part of Nepal where lots of Himalayan Adventures can be done.

Nepal is beautiful country for traveling and spends memorable time. Nepal is not only famous for trekking but hiking holidays are popular too. It has some well-designed and comprehensive packages to enjoy natural beauty and cultural diversity. There are lots of flexible opportunities to travel around the northern side covered with Himalayas. Nepal offers beautiful green valleys, thrilling white water Running River, amazing villages carrying cultural and historical importance that are worth to visit. These are the major attraction for hikers and are so beautiful and alluring. They could feel the soul of the country and got to know lots of geographical information as well. Many tourists from outside and from the country show their keen interest to visit Nepal.

Nepal has got numerous notable spots for hiking in Nepal beginning from the high mountains in the north and plain land in the south. Nagarkot hiking which has got breath taking and eye catching sights of the majestic Himalayas. The forest is so charming along with pine woods, Indrawati River, Changunarayan Temple and deep valleys. It is famous spot to view sunrise. There are lots of popular hotels and restaurant that offers luxurious accommodations. Shivapuri which is the second highest hill located in Kathmandu and it actually surrounds Kathmandu Valley. It is at altitude of 2563m on the north. The trip starts from budhaneelkantha, a god Naryan lying down the bed of snakes on the pond following the trail through the Shivapuri Conservation. The hike offers monastery at an altitude of 2330m. Hiking ends to Kopan.

Phulchowki Hiking is the popular hiking zone on the southern part of the valley. It is around 14km far from Kathmandu at an altitude of 2782m. We gradually hike uphill from godawari through the subtropical forest watching the birds, flora and fauna. This trek nepal offers Annapurna and Gaurishankar Himalayan ranges far in the horizon and wonderful view of the Kathmandu valley from the top. Another popular hiking trail is Chisapani Hiking at 2375m. It is also the first stop for the famous Helambu trek route . Hikers feel so amazed walking though the forest enjoying the cultural lifestyle, flora and fauna. It offers amazing view of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Gaurshankar, Lugar range, Dorje Lakpa and Kanchanjunga.

Namobuddha which is a holy site for the Buddhist people is at altitude of 1800m. Hike starts from one and half hours drive covering 38kms lies east of Kathmandu. The actually hiking trail starts from Dhapasi crossing suspension bridge and pas through the small villages. Stupas and Shrines are the lovely to see and carry significant cultural importance. During appropriate season trail becomes interesting to pass through forest uphill towards narrow trails. Lakuri Bhanjayang Hiking trail is 13 km up from Gwarko is popular to reach at the top of Bhanjyang. We will need strong legs to hike uphill through the forest. We will find small villages with local people accompanied by remarkable scenic spot for sunrise and mesmerizing view of Himalayan range. It is popular hiking route in Lalitpur and notable place for snowfall in mid winter. It is cheap and affordable hiking route which is worth visiting.

Kalinchowk Hiking is popular hiking trail for which we need to get 150kms from Kathmandu to Charikot. Kalinchowk is at an altitude of 3800m from sea level and is challenging and adventurous hike. This hike needs continuous walk following up down and steep path. Sunkoshi and Tamakoshi originated from here and the hike is interesting accompanied by these rivers. It is popular for Kalinchowk Bhagwati, Hindu Goddess Kali.

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