Nepal trekking season to explore Himalayas
After the monsoon and after the winter are the best Nepal trekking seasons. Middle of September to middle of December is the best period for trekking in the Himalayas. During this period the climate is pleasant and hot or cold is tolerable. The mountains are clearly visible during this period. Immediately after winter also trekking in the Himalayas will be enjoyable as well as comfortable. During spring one can see different types of flowers and also it is the best time to climb the mountain peaks. Nepal trekking season are categorized in four different as below.
Spring (March, April and May)
Mid-March to mid-May is considered as the best season for trekking and mountain climbing in Nepal. The rhododendrons and other wild flora blossom during this period. Higher altitude trekking is very comfortable during this period. At higher elevations the temperature will be quite moderate. The trekkers can enjoy the spectacular views; recommended trip listed below.
Nepal trekking season trips
Everest base camp trek Manaslu circuit trek
Poon hill trek Annapurna circuit trek
Jiri to Everest base camp trek Renjo la pass trek
Cho la pass trek Everest view trek
Gokyo lake trek Langtang valley trek
Tamang heritage trek Helambu trek
Tashi lapcha pass trek Makalu circuit trek
Summer (June, July and August)
June-July-August is the rainy season in Nepal. Since there will be very heavy downpour, this period is not suitable for trekking. This season is ideal for trekking in rain shadow areas like upper mustang, dolpo and Mount Kailash, Tibet, suggested trips are listed below.
Autumn (September, October and November)
September to November is the best trekking season in Nepal. The weather is excellent and the mountain peaks are clearly visible during this period. Trekking is very comfortable thanks to the moderate temperature. Since the sky is clear during this period the trekkers enjoy breathtaking views of the mountain peaks; recommended trip listed below.
Annapurna base camp trek Kanchenjunga base camp trek
Everest high pass trek Makalu base camp trek
Langtang helambu trek Mardi himal trek
Pathibhara trek Rolwaling valley trek
Around Dhaulagiri trek Tsum valley trek
Arun valley trek Rara lake trek
Guerrilla trek Ganesh himal trek
Kalinchowk trek Panch pokhari trek
Winter (December, January and February)
The months of December, January and February are cold months in Nepal. Due to winds and colder climate there will be snow fall in the higher altitudes. However, these months are suitable for trekking in lower elevation. Those who go for trekking in lower elevation during this period can enjoy incredible natural scenery, listed trips can be done year round not only in winter.
Nepal trekking season dived as above we arrange walking holidays in Nepal year round. Summer and winter is ideal season for trekking in low altitude and spring and autumn is best for trekking in high mountain region, crossing high passes and summit the peaks. If you interested for trekking in Nepal himalayas or need more detail about trekking in mountain contact us.