30th Jan, 2019
Short Trek in Nepal
Nepal is a land-locked country in South Asia between China and India, standing at the central Himalaya. The East,West and North of Nepal has the Himalaya border with China and to the South has plain land with artificial border to India. The Nepal has vast diversity in geography and climate as a result, there are four different climatic season during the Year:- Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. According to season, in winter and summer, there are less tourist compare to Spring and Autumn in Nepal because of heavy snowing in the Winter and heavy rain in the Summer but there are very rarely snowing and raining some beautiful places in Nepal where there is not raining in Summer so in this areas you can do short trekking trip during all of the season of the year. During short trek you can equally enjoying with nature, culture, adventure and wide variety of flora and fauna without risky even short time. In the Winter season you can have tour and trekking Hilly Region of Nepal 1000 m to 3000 m like: Tamang Heritage Trek, Chisapani Nagarkot Trek, Chepang Hill Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Phedi Australian Camp Trek and Indigenous People’s Trail and Sailung Trek. likewise, in monsoon you can trek Upper Mostang Trek, Narphu Valley Trek, Lower and Uppr Dolpo Trek as well. All the people may not have time and money in busy season so they can visit in low season with exploring more things and spending less price in Winter and Summer season and enjoying with short trek and tour. There are some popular treks have been disclosed below:-
Table of Contents
- Chisapani Nagarkot Trek
- Chepang Hill Trek
- Ghorepani Poon-Hill Trek
- Tamang Heritage Trek
- Dhunche Gosaikunda Trek 5 Days
- Ruby Valley Pangsang Pass Trek 6 Days
- Indigenous People’s Trail and Sailung Trek
- Dhampus Sanangkot Trek
- Kathmandu Valley Rim Trek 5 Days
- Dholakha Kalinchowk Trek
Chisapani Nagarkot Trek
Chisapani Nagarkot is a beautiful, short and suit trekking trail around Kathmandu Valley which is 3 days long wonderful easy trek. This trek starts from Sundari-jal after an hour drive to north from Thamel, from Sundari-Jal you walk through Shivapuri National Park and some local village with beautiful Terrance and farmland. In this park we can see different flora and fauna even short walking. We enjoy with beautiful mountain view after cross Shivapuri Hill pass (2600 m) to the another side of the Shivapuri National Park then we reach Chisapani after 5 hours hike from Sundarijal. From Chisapani you can enjoy with sunset and sunrise view from Himalaya. Likewise, next day we walk about 6 hour to Nagarkot through the same National Park with villages, wonderful view of mountain, terraces, farmland, local culture and its lifestyle as well. Normally, Nagarkot Chisapani Trek is a three days beautiful walking with nature, culture and art and architectural and historical place Changunarayan Temple and Bhaktapure Durbare Square tour as well. So you can enjoy much more in Winter than Autumn and Spring.
Chepang Hill Trek
The Chepang Hill is a distinct popular cultural trekking trail which is located in moderate altitude of Mahabharata range of Chitwan. The Chepang Hill Trek start from Hungdi Bazaar of Dhading after 4 hour drive from Kathmandu and ends in Shaktikhor of Chitwan. This Chepang Hill Trek can do all the season of the year doe to its moderate climate. The main highlight of the trek is semi-nomadic Chepang culture, deep natural beauty, amazing mountain panoramic view and flora and fauna.
Even short time you can have pile of experience of unique culture, nature, adventure and flora and fauna as well in any season. Exploring unique culture, nature with using local product is promoting the life style of the people of this, Chepang Hill Trek which is very much beneficial for both visitor and local as well. The tourist who does not have time for long trek and physically unfit for high mountain adventure then they can do this kind of short trek all the season of the Year.
Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek
The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek a beautiful, short and easy trekking in Annapurna Mountain Range. Poon Hill is a famous and most visited Himalayan view point, belong to Poon people in Ghorepani from where you can enjoy the panoramic view of Dhaulagiri 8167 m, Annapurna 8091 m and Manaslu 8163 m high Himalaya Range and terrific Pokhara Valley as well. This is the four days long walking, exploring with Poon and Gurung culture,wide variety of flora and fauna during this Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek.You can do and enjoy Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek all the season of the Year. But March to May and September to December is regarded as best time during the Year. You can go Poon Hill Trek through other longer trek as well like: through Annapurna Circuit, Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Jomsom Trek, Upper Mustang Trek, But only doing Poon Hill Trek then people start from Birethati after 1.5 hour drive from Pokhara.
Tamang Heritage Trek
The Tamang Heritage Trek is located Northern part of Nepal with Langtang Region. This trek /offers the unique Tamang culture ritual and their lifestyle with beautiful nature and high mountain view as well. The maximum elevation is 3180 m from where we can have nice view of Tibetan village and mountain with lots of Yak pasture rhododendron forest. This trek start from Syprubesi after 7/8 hrs bus ride from Kathmandu, which is short and suit, easy trek so almost all the season of the year this trek can be possible to do and especially winter offers the great view and amazing cultural ceremony and this is just 5 to 7 days walk.
Dhunche Gosaikunda Trek
Dhunche Gosaikunda Trek is a wonderful short trekking in Langtang Mountain Range which is equally famous for nature, culture, adventure and spiritually in Nepal. It is located in Langtang National at the height of 4380 m high, with beautiful Mountain view and hundred and eight holy pond. According Hindu and Buddhist mythology, Gosaikunda is the very sacred place where people can clean sin in life and open the way to Heaven after life so lot of Hindu and Buddhist pilgrims visit to Gosaikunda every year in the month of August.
In the other-hand, many non-spiritual tourist visit in the Gosaikunda to enjoy nature, culture, adventure and high mountain view even short time as well. From Dhunche Gosaikunda Trek you can enjoy spectacular Mountain view of Manaslu, Ganesh Himal and langtang Himalayan Range very closely and wide variety of flora and fauna also. It is the five days long best trekking in Nepal and nearest from Kathmandu.
Ruby Valley Pangsang Pass Trek
Ruby Valley Pangsang Pass Trek is one of the amazing short trekking in Nepal. It is situated Northern part of Nepal between Manaslu and Langtang Himalaya Range. This Mountain Ganesh Himal has been named under the God of success and fortune Ganesh. So many people try to summit Ganesh Himal but no one could success then Govt. band to climb and it has declared as holy sacred mountain. This is one week long beautiful short trekking which offers the beautiful experience of nature, culture and adventure in short time that is why Ganesh Himal Pangsang Pass trek one of the wilderness and remoteness trekking even nearest from Kathmandu. There are not very develop guest house and restaurant like other like Annapurna and Everest region so there is only basic home stay type of accommodation is available so most of people prefer to camping Trekking during Ganesh Himal pangsang Pass Trek. The travelers can gain pile of experience about nature, culture and adventure as well even short time. This short trek can enjoy all the season of the year and can arrange comparatively in a lowest cost. This is the specialty of Ruby Valley Pangsang Pass Trek.
Indigenous People’s Trail and Sailung Trek
Indigenous People's Trail and Sailung Trek is a short and easy trekking trail through the various indigenous community of Nepal. Sailung is the highest Hill in the Hilly region of Nepal. Trekkers can get a greater chance to learn indigenous culture, lanuuage, tradition,customs, natural landscape, incrediable mountain view and their ways of life as well. It is remote community base homestay trek in the Hilly region Eastern part of Nepal.
The Indigenous People's Trail a week long trekking in the West of Ramechhap District which starts from Mude after about 4 hour by bus from Kathmandu passing through the beautiful farmland, forest, mountain view then same day we walk about 3 hour to Dhunge after get off from bus. Everyday we walk 5 to 7 hour including break, through various villages, farmland, forest, countless up and down, turning and bending during the walking. It is the best homestay trek in Nepalwhere we can get chance to test varioust food, dresses, culture language, ritual and exchange differend ideas. We can learn how to cook traditional food with family and enjoy with them. These areas about 57 % people are indigenous who has different lifestyle, culture, tradition, language and customs.Tamang, Sherpa, Newar, Majhis, Yolmo and Thami are the main indigenous people during this trek, They practic various culture, language and lifestyle. mainly the follow hindu and buddhist culture and between two different religion they have deep religious harmoney which is the espicalty of the trek as well so this thek call cultural trek as well.
Besides, indigeous cultural and people it is naturally beautiful we can enjoy with wide varities of flora and fauna, espectacular mountain view, terrific landscape and diverse climate so it is equally benifical for educational tour for students as well.
Dhampus Sarangkot Trek
Most beautiful eaisiest and nearist overnight hiking from Pokhara is Dhampus Sarangkot Trek. Dhampus is the beautiful village near Pokhara in Annapurna from where trekkers can spent night enjoying with local culture ,food and sunset and sunrise view from Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalayan mountain range. And Sarangkot is a popular hill station from where every morning thousand of people visit there panoramic view of a Himalaya and Pokhara Valley. It is also very popular for paragling.
Kathmandu Valley Rim Trek 5 Days
Trekking around Kathmandu Valley Rim is a beautiful walking through green forest, farmland, various villages and enjoy with mountain view near from Kathmandu. It is easy and short 5 days trek.
Dholakha Kalinchowk Trek
Dholakha kalinchowk Trek is the famous spiritual adventure for both Hindu and Buddhist believers in Nepal. There is a famous Kali (mother goddess Bhagawati ) temple at the hight of 3800 m in the top of mountain. Frof there you can enjoy the panoramic view as well.you can go there by private jeep to Kuri bazar then about 1 hour hiking or by Lcable car as well. people spend more than one night as well. Even short time you can have multipal experience about nature, culture, spiritual and mountain adventure also.