Best trekking season in Nepal are spring and autumn but we arrange trekking tours or walking holidays in Nepal year round. Trekking is possible at any time of the year it depends on where and how high you would like to go. In summer and winter season lowland trekking popular between trekkers, Spring and autumn season trekking trips are popular between thrill seeker who are interested to visit high land mountain. Among these fore trekking seasons spring is the most popular and best season for trekking tourism in Nepal. Base camp trekking agency divide the year into 4 trekking seasons and each trekking season has its distinct attraction for trekking in Nepal.
Trekking in autumn season (September – November)
Trekking in autumn season offers excellent weather and superb mountain views, autumn is the best season to trek in Himalayan regions of Nepal. Autumn season is the peak season for trekking in autumn season weather is clear to see the spectacular Mountain, landscape, scenery and Himalayan range. Most of the Hindus festivals of Nepal like Dashain and Tihar (Dipawali) falls in autumn season which introduce the local peoples culture, tradition and lifestyle. Autumn season treks are suitable for average trekkers it is not difficult to visit high Himalayan valleys.
Trekking in winter season (December – February)
Winter is perfect season for trekking at lower elevation; below 3000 meters Himalayan foot hills of Nepal which offers superb views of Himalayan ranges. In winter season snowfalls in higher elevations in this way it is not possible to visit highland, cool weather and clear sky provides breathtaking mountain views from low elevation. Winter season treks are suitable for all level trekkers.
Trekking in Spring Season (March – May)
Trekking in spring season is the perfect and best time for mountain trekking in Nepal. Many people from different part of the world visit Nepal in spring season to enjoy the trekking tourism in Nepal. In spring season blooming different varieties of wild flowers, most notably the rhododendrons make the hillside above 4000 meters a haunting paradise during this season. It is mildly warm at lower elevations, and at higher elevations over 4000 meters, the mountain views are superb, excellent and temperature is quite moderate. Spring season treks are suitable for average trekkers it is not difficult to visit high Himalayan valleys.
Trekking in summer season (June – August)
Trekking in summer season is good for the keen botanist as the higher valleys and meadows blossom with flowers and lush vegetation. It is not recommend to trek during summer season. Summer season is known as the monsoon season in Nepal. The weather is hot and wet at summer season. It rains almost every day with occasional thunderstorms in the evening, though mornings are often clear and you can expect beautiful sunrises. This is the favorite season to trek in the arid rain shadow areas like upper mustang, dolpo and mount kailash. Summer season trekking is recommended for forest researchers and botanists. Main advantages of trekking in the summer months are the uncrowned trails and the less cold in the high mountains. If you need more information about trekking season Nepal fell free to contact us.