Nepal hiking trek-like hiking Nepal trekking variations, Nepal offers a wide range of hiking options. From 1 to 2 days hikes to several days long, Nepal Hiking Trek hiking Nepal is sure to amaze you in every step. While Trekking to the wonderful Everest areas is the cherry on top in Nepal, hiking, in the same way, provides you with an amazing experience.
Book your trip today from Happyland Treks Pvt. Ltd. to plan for some amazing short hikes around Kathmandu valley. Hiking is one of the best alternatives for people who want some time out in nature but don’t have very many days off.
Here is the list of some best short hikes near Kathmandu:
Phulchowki is one of the best places for hiking in Nepal, especially during December. You can experience snowfall during December. However, the trails might get difficult due to weather conditions, but once you reach there, it’s all worth it.
The challenging hike will take you about 6-7 hours from Kathmandu. You will experience the views of Kathmandu valley, subtropical forests, and especially the views of Mt. Annapurna and Gaurishankar. Your hike will start from the Godawari garden, So before you start, explore the Godavari botanical garden.
Champadevi Hike (2240 m)
Champadevi is one of the amazing and popular hikes in the Makwanpur district. There are several routes to reach there, but the easiest and hassle-free route is hiking from Dakshinkali Temple. You can easily get a bus from Buspark, which will take you to Dakshinkali. After that, start your hike towards Chmpadevi. Make sure you visit Dakshinkali Temple on your way if possible. A 3-6 hours journey will let you encounter pine forests, stupas, and monasteries.
Nagarkot Hike (2195 m)
Another famous hiking destination is Nagarkot. Nagarkot is best for people who love to see the sunset and sunrise. A 4-hour hike will take you to the amazing views of Annapurna, Ganesh Himal, Langtang, and esp. Everest. Although Nagarkot is just 32km east of Kathmandu, you need to stay there for a day to truly appreciate this place. The Sunset and Sunrise are the highlights of this beautiful place.
Nepal Hiking Trek towards Chispani is amazing. Chispani is a mix of Sherpa, Gurung, and Brahmin people residing at a similar settlement. You can take a bus from Bus Park in Kathmandu to reach Sundarijal. From Sundarijal, your Hiking Trek will start at Chispani. A 4- 5 hours hike will take you to Chisapani, where you can explore beautiful views of Langtang, Ganesh, Gaurishankar, and Jugal Himal. A hike through Shivpuri National park will take you through subtropical forests.
Where to Stay?
You can set up your camp with each hike but stay at the nearby resort. All these Nepal Hiking Treks are systematic, and you can easily get hotels to make a comfortable stay. Pre-booking these will help you get discounts and is essential during peak season.
Perfect Time to Explore Hikes?
The hikes above mentioned are best to explore all year around. But during the season, it’s kind of troublesome. So avoid your visit during that time.