Popular Trekking in Nepal for 2022

  • Last Updated on Nov 30, 2022

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Undoubtedly, Nepal is a paradise destination for trekking and adventure sports because of the diverse topography and geographical region within a small boundary. Trekking in Nepal has been the most popular activity as the Himalayan region of Nepal offers hundreds of beautiful trekking trails that offer stunning mountain views, amazing landscapes, walking in the full of beautiful nature, experience-rich biodiversity, and ethnic people and their culture. While trekking in Nepal, every day, the trail will amaze you, the hospitality will be the best in Nepal, and sunset and sunrise over the mountains are always magical. Lost in the lush green alpine forest of Rhododendron, experiencing the turquoise of freshwater glacial lakes, holy monasteries, temples, and beautifully flown down glacial lakes are the highlights of trekking in Nepal.

In this blog, we’ve written about the top chosen and popular trekking trails in Nepal for 2022. After the saturation of the COVID19 pandemic, Nepal has already resumed most of the travel and trekking activities. No, if you are fully vaccinated then, plan for Nepal right now. Here are the top five most chosen and you must do treks in Nepal for 2022. 

1. Everest Base Camp Trek 

Everest Region is the home of the world’s highest mountains such as Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, and many more and has many popular trekking destinations. Among them, Everest Base Camp is a widely chosen and most visited trekking trail not only in Nepal but also in the world. Trekking throughout the Sagarmatha National Park, experience the rich biodiversity, glaciers, frozen icefalls, stunning landscapes, sherpa communities, and exotic Tibetan Buddhism en route to the popular Everest Base Camp. Hiking to the most popular viewpoint in Kalapatther and amazing panoramic views of mountains, glaciers, lakes, and magical sunset and sunrise would be the best part of this trek. Besides this, you’ll be amazed at the scenic and dramatic landing/take-off in the world's most dangerous airport in Lukla. Lost in the amazing hospitality of a unique Namche Bazaar with delicious foods, coffees, shops, and markets. For the details package of Everest Base Camp trek. Please click here

2. Annapurna Base Camp Trek 

Annapurna Region offers varieties of trekking trails from all directions which start from shorter to longer trekking trails along with easier to the most difficult trekking trails in its complete circuit trekking. Annapurna Base Camp is another popular and classical moderately graded trekking trail in the foothills of the Annapurna Himalayan range. The trekking trail provides a glimpse of the Gurung community, Magar Community, terrace fields, stunning mountain views, dense alpine, and low hill forest, and amazing village settlements across the trail. The region is a hub for some of the exotic wildlife like Blue Sheep, Snow Leopard, Musk Deer, Himalayan Monal as the region is protected and conserved by the Annapurna Conservation Area. The natural waterfalls, beautiful landscapes, cultural villages, settlements, and kind people along with the base of the 10th highest mountain - Annapurna I. After and before the trek, Pokhara city will be the best place to cheer up with food and fiestas. For the detailed package of the Annapurna Base Camp trek, Please click here

3. Mardi Himal Yoga Trek 

Another popular and newly discovered short trek in the foothills of the Annapurna Himalayan range is best for the sunrise/ sunset and mountain views. This trail would be the best for beginners who want to explore the highlights of the Annapurna Region in a short period of time. The Mardi Himal Trek offers an exquisite view of mountains, beautiful landscapes, Pokhara valleys along with a lush green forest of Rhododendron. Besides trekking, the trail is famous for the viewpoint as people love to do Yoga as well. Yoga in high mountains is getting popular in Nepal these days and the Mardi Himal Yoga trek is one of them. 

The trail passed through beautiful villages like Dmapus, Pothana, Forest camp having unique biodiversity with rich flora and fauna. The view of the most iconic mountain Mt. Fishtail along with Annapurna Himalayan range, Gangapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Mardi Himal itself. Yoga trek in Mardi Himal is pure bliss. The peaceful hike and unspoiled views will uplift your mood and let you enjoy the sensational beauty of the Himalayas. For the detailed package of Mardi Himal Trek, please go through this link, click here

4. Langtang Valley Trek 

Trekking in Langtang Region is one of the exotic and classical routes that takes you closer to the rich culture of Tamang People and the valley of glaciers. Trekking in Langtang valley is the closest trail from Kathmandu and moderate in trekking grading as this part is the perfect destination for rookie trekkers. The tre offers an adventurous trip in the Langtang National Park and must-do off-the-beaten trekking trails in the foothills of the Langtang Lirung. 

Trekking in Langtang valleys offers stunning mountain views, magical valleys, beautiful terrain, lush green forests, the ever-flowing Langtang river along rich Tamang culture and traditions. The trail is full of nature and silent as you can experience the tiny things in your surroundings. The region is full of grasslands, natural waterfalls, monasteries, stupas, and beautiful village settlements. The panoramic view of mountains and Langtang valley would be awe-inspiring from the top of the Tserko Ri. During the Langtang valley trek, the mountains like Langtang Lirung, Ganesh Himal, Dorje Lhakpa, Yala Peak, and Gangchenpo can be easily experienced from Kyanjin Gompa. If you are planning for trekking in Nepal in 2022, the Langtang Valley trek would be the best option for you. For the details of the package, please visit this link.

5. Manaslu Circuit Trek

Another classical and off-the-beaten trekking trail, Manaslu Circuit Trek a neighbor of the Annapurna Himalayan range lies in the northern part of the Gorkha district. The frequent changing scenery, ancient Tibetian cultural heritage, magical views of mountains, and trekking in the restricted region of Manaslu Conservation Area is one of the most adventurous excellent treks in the Himalayas. The trail takes the Manaslu “ Mountain of the Spirit”. For the less crowded and unspoiled trail, you have to go with a guide and a local travel agency as this region is listed in the restricted zone. 

The trail passes through the tropical forest, dense alpine forest with numerous farmlands, terrace fields, and diverse terrain along the way. The trail also passes through numerous natural waterfalls, several suspension bridges, and remote villages. Besides these adventure parts, the Manaslu region is rich in culture as you’ll cross the numerous ancient monasteries, Tibetan culture, People of the Nurbi community, and their culture and lifestyles. Pungyan Gompa, Manaslu Base Camp, Birendra Tal are popular destinations during the Manaslu Circuit Trek. After crossing Larke Pass, you will touch the little part of Annapurna Conservation Area also. For the details of the package, please click here

If you are planning for trekking in Nepal, the above-mentioned trekking trails are the most enchanting and must-do trek in Nepal for 2022. Besides these trails, there are hundreds of popular, off-the-beaten, easy, long, and campaign treks in Nepal. For the details of the other packages, feel free to contact us anytime.

Sneha Shree Gupta

Sneha Shree Gupta

Sneha has been working in the travel industry for more than three years. While working closely with active climbers and mountaineers, she has been able to collect and write very informative articles. With multiple years of experience, she intends to offer reliable information to travellers from all around the globe.