Nepal is a mountainous country. Magnificent and stunning mountain ranges with eight of the ten highest peaks of the world including Mount Everest makes Nepal ideal place for trekking and mountaineering. Thousands of tourist from differents parts of the world visit Nepal with the sole intention of trekking.
Hence there are several trekking routes and several different packages designed to go along with them. Synchronizing with your vacation and schedule, trekkers can choose the right packages for them.
The 10 days trek in Nepal is just the right duration trek, it is neither too short nor too long and perfectly serves the purpose of trekking.
Trekking in lower altitudes are relatively easy and without risk. You do not need prior trekking experience to trek in these regions. Most of the 10 days trek in Nepal take you up to an altitude of around 4000m where you still get to enjoy the panoramic view of the mountains.
During the 10 days trek, you have to walk around 5-6 hours a day and it is appropriate for every age group. Most importantly, these packages are budget friendly.
Weather in autumn (September, October and November) and spring (March, April, and May) is best for trekking in Nepal. Luckily for shorter treks, packages are open year round.
For trekkers who are on a short holiday and willing to trek in Nepal, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Tengboche Monastery Trek, Annapurna Panorama Trek, Chisapani Nagarkot Trek, and Gosainkunda Helambu Trek are some of the best packages.
The trekking itineraries can be changed as per your need.
Ghandruk Moderate Trekking
Ghandruk is a beautiful and the largest Gurung village in the Annapurna region and it is the most popular trekking zone in Nepal. Ghandruk Moderate Trekking is one of the most wonderful and the shortest trekking route which still gives you the Himalayan trekking experience.
Your journey starts from Pokhara, the city of natural beauty. The trekking route from Pokhara continues through the villages, terraced fields, and green rain forest of rhododendron and magnolia.
You can observe the diversity in every aspects throughout the trip. A different range of climate, vegetation, landforms, lifestyle, culture, and tradition from lower to higher elevations gives you the experience of the diverse nature of Nepal’s natural and cultural beauty.
Remarkable scenic view of snow capped mountains like Mount Annapurna, Mount Dhawalagiri, Mount Machhapuchhre, Mount Manaslu, and others are the best part of this trek. Green vegetations, rivers, springs, varieties of birds and animals spotted on the trail add to the adventure in the strenuous walk.
Day 01: On Arrival in Kathmandu meet our staff and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Drive or fly to Pokhara 860m. 200 k.m. 5 – 6 hrs journey / 30 mins flight.
Day 03: Drive to Nayapul from Pokhara and begin the trek to Ghandruk 1,950m.
Day 04: Trek to Landruk / Landrung 1,430m. approx: 5 – 6 hours.
Day 05: Trek to Australian Camp 2,050m. (Thulo Kharka) via Pothana Approx: 5 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Kande & drive to Pokhara. Approx 1 hr walk and one hour drive.
Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu.
Day 08: Transfer to Airport for the International departure.
Helambu, a village situated in the high altitude, is the home to the ethnic group Hyolmo. The whole region around Helambu Village is known as Helambu Region. The name ‘Helambu’ is derived from the word Hyolmo. Helambu Trekking is a famous trekking route among the trekkers who wish to trek in less crowded trek trails.
The trekking journey of Helambu trekking starts from Sundarijal. The trekking trail will take you through the forest of different varieties of flora and fauna, settlements of different ethnic tribes, terrace fields, artistic Buddhist monasteries, and apple farms. Helambu is famous for it’s apple farms in Nepal.
You get to indulge in the rich Buddhist and Hindu traditions and interact with people of different ethnic groups including and not limited to Brahmins, Chhetris, Newars, Gurungs.
Trekking in this region provides you with enchanting and glorious views of the mountain vistas. You can view the well known mountains from the trekking route like Langtang, Jugal Himal, Gauri Shanker Himal, Ganesh Himal mountain range.
The Helambu Trekking is short but an adventurous one. If you want to Participate in the 10 days trek in Nepal this trekking route will be one of the best for you.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Drive to Sundarijal with 4 hrs walks to Chisopani at 2,200m.
Day 03: Trek to Gul Bhanjyang 2140m. 4 – 5 hrs
Day 04: Trek to Kutumsang 2,470m. 5 hrs walk.
Day 05: Trek to Melamchi Gaon 2,530m. via Tharepati 3,505. 6 hours.
Day 06: Trek to Tarkeygang 2,560m. 2 – 3 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Sermathang 2,621m. 3 – 4 hrs.
Day 08: Trek to Melamchi Pul 830m. and 4 hrs drive to Kathmandu.
Day 09: Depart Kathmandu for International departure.
Everest Panorama Trek
Thousands of trekkers visit Nepal every year and most of them are here to trek in the Everest region and Annapurna region. A short trek like this Everest Panorama Trek is just as satisfying and beautiful as the longer treks.
The main highlights of the trek are the spectacular view of the world’s highest mountain, Mount Everest and other high peaks such as Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Chyantse, Mt. Thamserku, Mt. Ama Dablam.
You will also get to learn about the culture, tradition, rituals, and lifestyle of the Sherpas and other local ethnic groups in the region. Their welcoming nature and attitude will add to your trekking experience.
Other highlights of this trek is the Tengboche Monastery(3850m). It is a great place to awaken your spirituality. A hint of culture that you will take back home.
Trekking through the beautiful rhododendron, alpine, and bamboo forests along the way will refresh your mind and refuel your energy. During the best seasons, you will be able to explore the rare wildlife in the hilly regions.
The trekking journey starts after your arrival in Kathmandu. The next day you will be flying to Lukla airstrip in the Everest region also known as the Khumbu region. You will rest for the night at Phakding and then advance your journey through Namche Bazaar.
With proper acclimatization, any altitude related problems will be left at bay. Simply enjoy the stunning beauty.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1,400 m). Overnight at a Hotel.
Day 02: Fly to Lukla (2,804 m) and Trek to Phakding (2,610 m) – 3 hrs. Overnight at a Guesthouse.
Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3,441 m) – 5.5 hrs. Overnight at a Guesthouse.
Day 04: Namche Bazaar Acclimatization Day. Overnight at a Guesthouse.
Day 05: Trek to Tengboche (3,860 m) – 5 hrs. Overnight at a Guesthouse.
Day 06: Trek Back to Namche Bazaar (3,441 m) – 4 hrs. Overnight at a Guesthouse.
Day 07: Trek to Lukla (2,804 m) – 6 hrs. Overnight at a Guesthouse.
Day 08: Morning Flight back to Kathmandu. Overnight at a Hotel.
Day 09: Transfer to the International Airport for Your Final Flight Departure.
Poon Hill Circuit Trek
One of the most popular short treks within 10 days in the Annapurna region is Poon Hill Circuit trek also known as Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. A lot of trekkers swarm around this trekking destination every season throughout the year.
The main highlight of the Poon Hill Circuit Trek is the view of the sunrise changing its vibrant color as the sun rises up. During the best seasons, as the dawn passes by, the sun shines brightly to light up the mountains across the horizon. You will notice the breathtaking view of the near 360-degree panoramic view of the Himalayan vista.
The mountain peaks that you will be able to view from the viewpoint tower of Poon Hill are Mount Dhaulagiri (8167m), Annapurna I (8091m), Nilgiri (7041m), Annapurna South (7219m), Gangapurna (7455m), Manaslu (8156m), Annapurna II (7939m), Annapurna III (7555m), Tukuche (6920m), Machhapuchhre (6998m), and other mountain peaks.
The whole region is inhabited by local ethnic groups such as Brahmins, Chhetris, Magars, Gurungs, and others. The unique tradition, culture and lifestyle of these diverse ethnic groups and their warm hospitality and gestures will make this trekking journey a unique experience to treasure.
The jungle along the green lush forests, passing by the terraced rice fields, and experiencing the cultural and natural beauty of the Annapurna region adds to the beauty of this trek. You will also get a rest day in Pokhara which is one of the most popular tourist destinations of Nepal with its beautiful laid back ambience.
Day 01: Arrival pick up from airport transfer to hotel
Day 02: Drive or take a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Day 03: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul by car which takes 1 and half hours. Now begin your trekking from Nayapul (1050m.) to Tikhedhunga via Birethanti which takes about 4 hours.
Day 04: Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2874 m.) and it takes about 6 hours.
Day 05: Trek from Ghorepani to Poon Hill (3,210m.) to Tadapani which takes about 5 and half hours.
Day 06: Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk and it takes about 3 hours.
Day 07: Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul which takes about 5 hours.
Day 08: Drive/fly back Pokhara to Kathmandu.
Day 09: Airport drop for your further destination.
Nepal, being a mountainous country, is the perfect destination for every trekker. All trekking trails in Nepal consist of ascending and descending trails due to its many hills and mountains.
You can find and choose from among the easiest trekking routes to the toughest ones. If you are trekking for the first time, you are recommended to first try the easy and moderate category of trekking package of the above listed treks of about 10 days.
These trekking packages not only keeps you touch with the beauty of nature, but also give you chance to learn about lifestyle in rural areas, their culture and traditions.
Each of these 10 days trek packages will leave you the lifetime memorable Mountain trekking experience. And is really appropriate for those who can afford the short time of their holiday in trekking.
Go for 10 days trek in Nepal with us if you are the one who wants to trek but can contribute only few days for trekking.