10th July 2019

A Trek in the Himalayas, A spiritual journey

The Himalayas is obviously an adventurous and challenging place on Earth.  But very few know that this is also a spiritual journey for many. We as a Himalayan guide have heard of many transformations in our long profession as a trekking guide. This journey will force you to question your day to day life, seek your true purpose of life. For many, the journey to the Himalayas has helped them look at their own life from a different perspective. Some say it is a process of deep reconciliation.

It’s never too late to plan a trek to the Himalayas, a once in a lifetime experience. Come experience the natural beauty and travel across the mysterious land of Himalayas, Nepal.

Next year would be a perfect time to visit Nepal Tourism board has introduced a campaign called “Visit Nepal 2020” in the year 2020. The program is introduced so as to attract more people from around the world in Nepal. Many of the places which were destroyed by the very Destructive Earthquake in 2015 has been reconstructed so that the government can attract more and more tourists in the upcoming year 2020.

the Himalayas in Nepal

Amazing view of the Himalayan range in Nepal

Interesting Himalayas Facts

  • Himalaya Mountains spread across six different countries like Bhutan, Tibet, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Afghanistan.
  • Mount Everest at 29,029 ft (8,848 m) is not only the highest peak in the Himalayas but the highest peak on the entire planet.
  • The second highest peak is the K2 which has attained a height of 8,611 meters or 28,251 feet. The third spot is captured by the majestic Kanchenjunga which stands at 8,586 meters or 28,169 feet.
  • The Himalayas refers to a mountain range and not a single mountain.
  • 75% of Himalaya is in Nepal
  • The Himalayas are the third-largest deposit of ice and snow in the world, after Antarctica and the Arctic.
  • A total of 12000 cubic kilometers or 3000 cubic miles of freshwater is stored within the 15,000 glaciers that are found within the Himalayan range.
  • About 100 million years ago, India was not in Asia, it was an island away from Asia, it is believed that about 70 million years ago there was a large-scale conflict between India and Asia that resulted in world changes. The Great Himalayas was a composition that was due to the explosive collision of two landmasses.
  • Himalaya formed 70 million years ago But Still Youngest.
Mountain range and lakes in Himalayas, Nepal

Mountain range and lakes in Himalayas, Nepal

Plan your Trek to the Himalayas

Travelling Time

I will advise not to plan for travel in Winters & Monsoon, Travel in before or after the monsoon is either in April – May (Spring) or October – November (Autumn) After November It will be very dangerous to trek.

Temperature

In April & May, The temperature is mildly warm at lower elevations and the moderate above 4000m. In the mountains, the temperature is warmer and might go up to 20+°C during the day. During the night time, the temperatures might range from 5-7°C

In October & November It is very fewer chances of rain, & little warmer than April & May But if rains Temperature can get very low ( -5°C to -15°) at nights.

Book a package

It is advisable to book a package especially when you are on a solo trip. You Can Book with Us. Your safety is our priority.

 Things to Carry

  • Original I’d Card (Passport) Which is very needy get a permit.
  • Hard Cash – The last working ATM machines (with hefty fees) are in Namche Bazaar. That will be your last chance at getting money
  • Power Bank
  • Track pants
  • Dry-fit Clothes
  • Light Weight Windcheater
  • Sweater
  • Monkey Cap
  • Hand Gloves
  • Rain Wear
  • Trekking Shoes
  • Floaters
  • Moisturizer
  • Sunscreen
  • Minimum 1 Litre Water Bottle
  • Energy Powder
  • Torch or Head Torch (Carry Battery Separately)
  • First Aid Kit + Your Medicine (with perceptions)
  • Rucksack (65-70Litre)
  • Small Backpack
  • Trekking Pole

Don’t miss these things in your Nepal Trip

Culturally rich Kathmandu

Culturally rich Kathmandu

Kathmandu

Kathmandu is the capital city and largest city of Nepal. Kathmandu is also the largest metropolis in the Himalayan hill region.

Best Places to visit Nepal

  • Nagarkot Sunrise View and Day Hiking from Kathmandu
  • Pashupatinath Temple
  • Boudhanath Stupa
  • Kathmandu Durbar Square
  • Garden of Dreams

Popular Treks in the Himalayan Region of Nepal

Nepal is home to 75% of the Himalayas. So obviously, the list of the peaks and mountains is too long to mention it here. Although we’ve handpicked some of the popular destinations for trekking here, you may want to go through the list of Himalayan Peaks.

Trek in Himalayas

Trek in Himalayas

Mt. Everest Base Camp Trek

If You’re adventurous and visited Nepal it is the best reason to trek Mt. Everest Base Camp Trek. It can take 14-16 days. “It is not the mountain you conquer, but yourself “– Sir Edmund Hillary. It is the highest place in the World (8848 Meters) Things To get in Mind – Less Oxygen, More Walk, Heavy Weight, Drink More Water.

Annapurna Circuit Trek

The Annapurna Circuit is a popular name for a trek within the Annapurna mountain range of western Nepal. It takes about 12–14 days for this trek. It’s the most diverse trek in the world. It contains the world’s deepest river gorge. Mountain biking is becoming very popular nowadays in Annapurna Circuit Region. 

Manaslu Circuit Trek

Manaslu Circuit Trek is a stunning trek with spectacular views of Mount Manaslu. It is the 8th highest mountain in the world (8,163 meters). It is also known as Kutang. The Manaslu Circuit Trek is a type of Moderate and high Passes Trekking Path in Nepal. also Restricted area of Himalayan land luck. Manaslu Circuit Trek average duration is 14 days to 15-17 days just Round Manaslu Larke La Pass.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek 8-10 days is one of the shortest and interesting treks among the spectacular treks in Nepal. Poon hill trek is open for independent trekkers as well. If you want to enjoy this trek on your own and wish to walk and explore nature alone, then you can do solo trekking as well. It is among the safest trails in the region where you will feel less difficult even if you go solo trekking.

Langtang Valley Trek

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek offers an ideal trek for those without much time but wishes to experience Nepal’s unique combination of cultures, landscapes, stunning mountains, and diverse wildlife and vegetation. It takes around 8-10 days to complete this trek. Langtang valley trekking is aptly called ‘the valley of glaciers” Here, mountain rise, soaring towards the sky. here are 108 lakes in this area, but the most popular are Gosaikunda (4460m), Saraswatikunda and Ganesh Kunda nearby each other.

Come let’s plan an escape together for a spiritual experience in the Himalayas. Get ready for a transformation.

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