Are you looking forward to Nepal Trekking?
There are many reasons to why Nepal would be the best place for trekking. The spectacular mountains, hills, valleys, forests, rivers and lakes, one can find the natural richness abundantly in different regions of Nepal. Besides, the natural beauty, the geographical variation and the variation in biodiversity is another aspect that makes Nepal a best place for trekking. The diversity in terms of geographical condition has evolved many options to an enthusiastic traveler. There are various options when it comes to trekking trail, regions, treks as per endurance capacity, and many more. The cultural richness can be another factor that makes Nepal the best place for trekking. Nepal is a secular state but has Hindu and Buddhist people in dominant population therefore one can find the influence of Hindu and Buddhist culture in abundance. Likewise, being a multilingual and multicultural nation, one can find people categorized into different ethnic groups. Each group has its own unique culture, custom, religion, language, costumes, festivals, etc. In Nepal, one can relish all these diversities in a single go.
The reasons for why Nepal would be the best place for trekking can be pointed out as follows:
- A country with world’s highest mountains
We are aware of the fact that there are only fourteen mountains in the world that rise above the height of 8000 meters and amongst these fourteen mountains, eight lies here in Nepal. Mt. Everest, Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu and Mt. Annapurna are those sky – dominating mountains in Nepal that rise above the heights of eight thousands. Besides, these mountains, there are many other mountains that rise above the heights of five to seven thousands. Maybe due to this reason, Nepal is often regarded as a Himalayan country. This small and beautiful country rests in the laps of beautiful Himalayas. Here are more than one hundred trekking routes, with the most popular Everest Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Mustang Trek, Manslu Trek, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Dolpo Trek and some others.
- Natural beauty and diversified landscape
Apart from the Himalayas, there are many natural aspects of Nepal that are truly wonderful. The lush hills, valleys, rivers, lakes, waterfalls, one will fall in short of words while explaining the natural glory of Nepal. From the flats plains in Terai to hills and mountains, Nepal has it all. From the dense forests to the desert like landscape, you can find every kind of landscape in this small territory. With this diversified landscape, you will be able to experience the altitudinal variation, climatic variation and biodiversity in terms of floras and faunas.
- Cultural variety
The cultural richness of Nepal makes it a must visit destination around the world. The cultural heritage sites in Nepal are the evidence to the fineness of art, culture and architecture in Nepal. The ancient palaces, temple and monuments are spectacular. So is the cultural diversity in that place. The varieties of ethnic settlements, people from different castes with different culture, tradition and festivals are some must explore aspects in Nepal.
- Good food and charming accommodations
The unique food of Nepal allures a lot of travelers. The main course food – dal , bhat, tarkari and others like dhido, newari dishes – momo’s yamari, khaja set, etc truly delicious. The food in Nepal can be a combined form of Indian and Chinese dishes. Nepalese food is somewhat similar to that of Indian/ Chinese dishes but is unique in its own kind. Similarly, the luxurious hotels in cities and the homely place at the guesthouses in the trekking trail are the experiences not to be missed while in Nepal.
The people of Nepal are very warm and hostile. Their hostile nature and welcoming behavior will make you feel homely. Their ever smiling faces and readiness for any kind of help is an appealing factor that will make you love this place.
- A hub for adventure activities
If you are a true adventure lover then Nepal should be in the top of your bucket list. Owning to its geographical variation, Nepal has a potential for various adventure sport. You can opt for various adventure activities like bungee jumping, paragliding, ultra light flight, boating, zip flyer, canoeing, kayaking, rafting, etc in Nepal.
These are the reasons why Nepal would be the best place for trekking!