Top Off The Beaten Trek in Nepal

August 14, 2017 by treksinnepal

There’s no uncertainty about it, Nepal is opening up, with new ranges being investigated by trekking organizations each season as the administration makes more allows accessible to energize vacationer wage into poorer locales of the nation. While the bustling Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Circuit treks still element exceedingly on the purported ‘basin arrangements’ of unoriginal hikers (ie. things to do before they ‘kick the can’), more audacious trekkers are finding calmer spots to investigate where the landscape is just as amazing.

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Upper Mustang Trek is a great adventure trek for those who wish to make a challenging trek along “off the beaten path” in the Trans-Himalayan Region. The Mustang region is also known as the Last Forbidden Kingdom. The high desert region of the Tibetan influence, Kaligandaki, from the Tibetan border south to Kagbeni is generally referred to as Upper Mustang. Explore the thousand years of an old monastery, caves, local tribes and scenic beauties of the different landscapes. Make an adventure starting from world’s deepest gorge Kaligandaki into world’s highest regions of  Lo-Mangthang Valley that passes through an almost tree-less barren landscape, a steep rocky trail up and down the hill and panoramic views of Nilgiri, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and several other peaks.


Makalu Base Camp Trek takes you to the base camp of world’s fifth highest mountain Makalu. While on the way to the Makalu Base Camp, you will enjoy the views of the highest mountains such as Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Chamlang, Mt. Baruntse and other Himalayan mountains along with Makalu (8481m) itself. Makalu is a close neighbor of Mt Everest, lying in the northeast region of Nepal. The Makalu Barun National Park, established in 1992, covers the Barun Valley which is part of a huge international protected area. The Park spreads just east to the Everest region, covering areas of the Solukhumbu and Sankhuwasabha districts of Nepal. One of the most popular trekking peaks of Nepal, the Mera Peak (6654m), also lies in the Makalu Barun region.

3. Manaslu Circuit Trek

Manaslu region is located in the western part of Nepal; Mt. Manaslu at [8163m] is the eighth highest peaks in the world which opened its routes for trekking only in 1992 AD, It is located near to the border of Nepal alongside Tibet, the name Manaslu literally means “The spirit-mountain”; the local jargon refers it to be the compassionate and strong deity that mysteriously dwells within its domain.

The Manaslu circuit is a well-known and much-loved trail in Nepal’s Himalayan landscapes, which provides great views of some of the highest mountains in the world, giving this area a heady mix of rich cultural heritage, a genuine outing in the outback, incomparable beauty and biological variety that’s amazing. It is no doubt that the trekking in the Manaslu Himalaya region is one of those delightful adventure treks in Nepal where along the way you will be rewarded with magnificent views of the Annapurna Massifs and Dhaulagiri peaks that’s literally gratifying to the soul.

5. Upper Dolpo Trek

The remote western region of Nepal Dolpa runs parallel to the image of the “Shangri-la” of Bhutan in many aspects. One has to see the landscapes in all of its rugged natural beauty and experience the remoteness to understand Dolpo. The nature and culture of upper Dolpa are very rich, colorful and almost beyond measure.

The high and isolated valley of Dolpo in northern Nepal preserves some of the Himalayas’ last remnants of traditional Tibetan culture. According to legends, the Guru Rinpoche created Dolpo as a sanctuary for devout Buddhists and it was only opened to trekkers in 1990.  It was forbidden land for many years.

Cut off from the world by high mountains and snow-covered passes, Dolpo is the permanent home to about 5000 people whose lives are centered on Buddhism and traditional agricultural practices. The distinctive people, architecture and unique light conditions make Dolpo a photographer’s paradise.

About Author: Mr. Hari Kumar Shrestha, the originator and overseeing executive of ‘Icicles Adventure Treks and Tours’ Company. He doesn’t love anything increasingly that dealing with the outings around Himalayan nations and with his times of devotion, information, experience and initiative aptitudes, it wouldn’t be right on the off chance that we called him a genuine tourism veteran business visionary of Nepal.