Where to visit Nepal in 2022?
If you are looking forward to traveling to Nepal in 2022, you are in luck!
Here we have many destinations all round Nepal. Nepal is famous for adventure travelers. However we have Running River rafting, 160m deep Bungee jumping, festival and local fare, unbelievable culture, birth place of lord Buddha etc. Here is our list of recommended destinations to inspire your travel plans:
Manaslu circuit trek – Manaslu circuit trek offers a combination of rich cultural heritage, unsurpassed beauty, and biological diversity. The Larkye pass 5213m is one of the most beautiful and longest passes in Nepal. Manaslu circuit trekking can do a minimum of 12 days up to 21 days. It is also possible to combine Tsum valley or Annapurna circuit trekking as well.
Everest Base camp trekking – Everest Base camp is very beautiful and very popular trekking because of “Everest” the heights’ mountain in the world. People come to Nepal to see or to touch Everest so most travelers plan to visit the feather of Mt Everest. It is possible to trek a minimum of 11-12 days trekking from Kathmandu to Kathmandu. Some travelers take Heli to base camp and return the same day to Kathmandu.
Annapurna Mardi Himal trekking – Mardi Himal is newly open trekking in Nepal. It is the best destination now because of less crews, virgin trekking path, the best view and short trek for anyone. It is possible to trek the tea house trekking within 7 days. If you have more days’ time you continue Annapurna base camp or Poon Hill trekking as well.
Manaslu Expedition – Manaslu is one of the most famous expeditions nowadays. Many climbers are planning to climb Manaslu. It is Teachical Mountain but the success rate is 99%. Manaslu Mountain was previously known as Keaton l. 'tang' being the Tibetan word for flat place, thereby describing the mountain's general summit. Manaslu was then renamed Manaslu, which comes from the Sanskrit word "Manasa" meaning "intellect" or "soul". Many consider the three peaks of Manaslu as Japanese peaks as they were the first to reach its summit in 1956. Manaslu expeditions have fixed four camps. The duration of the expedition takes 30-40 days.
Everest Expedition – Because of……… it is there. Every year many climbers are planning to climb Mt Everest. People want to record in their life. Yes, it is expensive, however money is nothing compared with climbing Everest. Everest base camp at 5300m at the foot of the notorious Khumbu Icefall before making our way to Camp 1 at 6200m. We will climb to Camp 2 at 6,600m smacks in the middle of the Western Camp up to the Lhotse face to Camp 3 at 7200m. Finally, we'll head up the South Col or Camp 4 at 8000m before making our Everest summit push. The duration of the expedition is two month.
Ama Dablam Expedition – Ama Dablam is Lovely Mountain in Khumbu area. In our experience almost all trekking or adventure lovers like Ama Dablam. It is in a really beautiful shape. Ama Dablam is considered to be the most technical & complicated to climb. The mountaineers have to cross-difficult ice rocks and vertical snow climbing on their climbing path. Mountaineers usually have to pitch 3 high camps on the mass of mount Ama Dablam 6856m. There are three camps but the climber pushes the summit from camp II. The duration of climbing is 20-30 days.
Lobuje Peak Climbing – Lobuje/Lobuche 6119m Peak is inside the Sagarmatha National Park. Lobuje is one of the famous trekking peaks in Nepal Mountaineering Association, among the 33 peaks. To reach the Lobuje base camp are caravan routes of Everest Base Camp Trekking. Either the trek is starting from Lukla after a 35 minutes flight from Kathmandu or drive 7-9 hours to Jiri then trek to 9-10 days or drive to Sallari and trekking to 6-8 days.
Mera peak climbing – Mera peak (6460 meter) is one of the famous “Trekking peak” in Nepal. Mera peak is in the east part of Nepal which is east of Lukla. The ascent is not technically demanding but provides the 360-degree panoramic views of 5 world highest mountains over 8000m: Mount Everest(8848m), Kanchenjunga(8586m), Lhotse(8516m), Makalu(8485m) and Cho Oyu (8201m) as well as many other peaks of Khumbu Region. It is possible trekking by tea house/ Hotel to Khare than heading to High Camp then push the summit. One or two nights stay in camp is possible. The duration of trekking and climbing takes 14 days from Lukla to Lukla but it is possible drive to Sallery our Phaplu and trekking to Khare takes 16-18 days.
Bardia National Park – Bardia National park (968 sq. km); is the largest and most undisturbed wilderness area in the far west of Nepal.Bardia jungle park offers a variety of experiences in its vast undisturbed wilderness. About 70% of the forest consists of sal trees with a mixture of grassland and riverine forests. March 21 Monday 2016, British Prince Henry Charles Albert David 'Harry' reached the Bardia National Park where he went on a rafting expedition and observed the vast multitude of wildlife. The duration of the trip is 2 nights 3 days up to 4-5 days.
Lumbini – Pokhara tour – Lumbini is the birth place of Lord Buddha, the follower of peace and compassion. Lumbini is 21 km west of Bhairahawa and 282 km south-west of Kathmandu. Lumbini is a place of pilgrimage for Buddhist as well as a place of reverence for peace lovers of any religious faith throughout the world. Pokhara offers the magnificent views of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Machhapuchhare, five peaks of Annapurna Himalayas and others. Pokhara numerous Lakes known as "Tal" in Nepal offer fishing, boating and swimming, that assures the famous Phewa, Begnas and Rupa lakes. Pokhara sightseeing is also referred to as the center of adventure. It is the starting point for almost all of the popular trekking & rafting destinations. The serenity of Phewa Lake and the magnificence of Machhapuchhare [6,977m] rising behind it, creates an ambiance of peace and magic. Visit Chitwan jungle safari trip 1-2 days, continue to visit Lumbini 1-2 days, Tansen the best viewpoint and Pokhara trip 1-2 days, trekking in Annapurna or rafting in the Trisuli river then return to Kathmandu.
Bhaktapur sightseeing - Bhaktapur Durbar Square; situated at an altitude of 1401 meters above sea level Bhaktapur is a unique old town. Bhaktapur city divided into 24 traditional localities covers an area of 5 square kilometers. It was founded by King Anand Dev in 889 AD. Bhaktapur is said to have been built in the shape of a conch shell, a sacred symbol of Lord Vishnu. The word Bhaktapur means the city of devotees. A one day sightseeing the Bhaktapur durbar squire and Changu Narayan temple is enough.
Ghandruk Trekking - Ghandruk is a popular tourist place for trekkers in Annapurna area of Nepal, with easy trails and various accommodation possibilities, Gurung culture, Monastery, best views of the Annapurna Mountains including a beautiful massif view of Machhapuchhare, call "Fishtail" from Ghandruk. If you have a short time frame and want to see the culture and mountain Ghandruk is the best. It is a 4 to 7 days short trek. But nowadays there are direct roads connected to Ghandruk village. It is best to do Ghandruk, continue trekking Poon Hill and return to Pokhara.
Tamang Heritage trekking – Tamang Heritage trek is one of the newly opened non touristy area treks which combines a charming journey wherein you can enjoy the superb mountain views with the insight into the exceptional Tamang culture, alpine territory, green pasture and rhododendron forest. Trekking through the Tamang village gives you a brilliant opportunity to closely monitor the community’s lifestyle, culture and crafts such as bamboo baskets and mats. The duration of Tamang Heritage trekking is 7 days start/end from Syabru besi. It is possible to combine with Langtang or Gosaikunda trekking if you have two week time.
We give a 10% DISCOUNT on almost all our tours/Expedition from today until 10th January. Plus, the tours are backed by our flexible booking policy.
We wish you a fun and adventurous 2022!
By Suman Neupane
Asian Hiking Team