The top 7 classic mountain treks unfold the treasures of Nepal Himalayas. The unbeatable trips are well-recognized to cater the extensive experiences in the fields of mountain trekking, cultural experience, and wealth of nature. The following classic trips have even earned the reputation of par excellence in providing captivating views of Himalayas.
1. Annapurna Circle Trek
Annapurna Circle Trek is one the top classic mountain treks in the Himalayas. The classic journey passing through the villages of cultural rich ethnic groups of the Annapurna region encircles wide ranges of Tibetan resembling landscapes, subtropical jungles, the highest pass of Thorong La, the giant Annapurna Himal, the Manang valley, the spiritual Muktinath, and the famous view point – Poon Hill. The classic trek by the world’s deepest Kali Gandaki gorge ultimately rewards you the unrivaled views of Annapurna Himalaya range.
2. Annapurna Sunrise Trek
The Annapurna Sunrise trek undoubtedly is another stepping stone in the world of classic mountain trek in the Himalayas. Walking through the trails at the foothills of Annapurna Himalaya, the mountain treks finally reaches at the summit of Poon Hill (3210m) from where one can capture incredible views of sunrise over the Himalayas. Together with sunrise views, the trip also offers the spectacular views of Annapurna Himalayas range and to the most you will enjoy the ever snowcapped views of two eight-thousanders – Mt. Annapurna and Mt. Dhaulagiri.
3. Everest View Trek
The Everest View trek passes through the landmarks of Everest region. During this mountain trek one can witness Sherpa culture, Buddhist Gompas, alpine flora and fauna and different rivers valleys. The trek being in the tallest mountain region of the world naturally provides an opportunity to capture world tallest mountain range which is also popularly known as Everest Himalaya region.
4. Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek
This mountain trek following through the footsteps of legendary mountaineers, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa reaches to the base camp of world’s tallest mountain in the Khumbu region. During the trek you can pass through the alpine forests, glacial rivers, Buddhist monasteries with prayer flags, and traditional Sherpa villages. At the one hand the adventurer in this classic journey receive the warm hospitality of ethnic people and on the other hand enjoy the spectacular views of Himalayas including the views of Mount Everest – the top of the world.
5. Jomsom Muktinath Trek
This classic trek is popularly well-known for spiritual trip in the Himalayas. The mountain trek initially ascends through rice terraces and villages inhabited by the indigenous people of Annapurna region. Then the journey brings you in such location where the mountain trail passes thorough the sites of hundreds of years old monastery, caves, local tribes and scenic beauties of the different landscapes that resemble with Tibetan Plateau. Besides the sacred shrine of Muktinath, the classic journey will also rewards you the perfect views of Nilgiri, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and several other peaks in the region.
6. Tamang Heritage with Langtang Trek
This classic mountain journey in the virgin territory of Langtang Himalaya region explores the idyllic rural landscapes and the rich cultural heritage of ethnic Tamang people living in the Langtang valley. The trek passing through the off-the-beaten paths of the rural mountains and the high passes makes insights into the traditional villages, chortens, stupas and prayer flags found throughout the trail. Apart from this, it will be a classic journey in the forest of thick rhododendron and bamboo for scaling ancient Tibetan monasteries, majestic waterfalls, snow-capped Himalayas, and many sacred lakes in the region.
7. The Royal Trek
Suitable to almost all kinds of travelers, the royal trek brings you at the proximity of the eloquently built hillside rice terraces, traditional villages, and quaint Himalayan lakes at the foothills of Annapurna Himalaya. The tremendously popular mountain trip to its extreme rewards spectacular views of the magnificent Annapurna range, Machapuchhre Himal and the Langtang Himalaya range.