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Monsoon trekking in Nepal

Top reasons to go trekking in Nepal during the off season

Himalayan peak during the monsoon season in Nepal

Top reasons to go trekking in Nepal during the offseason. It is widely established that the Nepal Himalaya’s peak times are October–November and March, and April. However, trekking during the less busy season has its advantages. There are two recognized off-peak seasons for trekking in Nepal – the winter and during the monsoon. The benefits of going on a…

Helambu Family Trek during The Monsoon

Helambu family trek during the monsoon

Helambu Family Trek during The Monsoon Day 1: A mutual friend introduced The Thuene Family. After exchanging numerous emails discussing whether to take on the Annapurna Circuit clockwise, which is the opposite of what 99.9% of the people, do. It would have involved going over the Thorung La pass 5416 very early on the trek. The…

Trekking in Nepal during August

Trekking in Nepal during August

Trekking in Nepal in August The month of August is in the middle of the monsoon season. The daytime temperatures to be hot and humid below 1500 meters, warm up to 2500 meters, and warm/cool above 2500 meters. You can do most treks during August, and it is advised to choose higher altitude treks for…

Trekking in Nepal during July

Trekking in Nepal during July

Trekking in Nepal in July In July, the monsoon season takes place and. You can expect the daytime temperatures to be hot and humid below 1500 meters, warm up to 2500 meters, and warm/cool above 2500 meters. You can do most treks during July, and it is advised to choose higher altitude treks for cooler…

Trekking in Nepal during June

Trekking in Nepal during June

Trekking in Nepal in June June is part of the short summer Nepal has before the monsoon season occurs from the second to the third week of this month. You can expect the daytime temperatures to be hot below 1500 meters, warm up to 2500 meters, and warm/cool above 2500 meters. You can do most…

Annapurna base camp trek during the monsoon season

Annapurna Base camp trek during the monsoon season

Annapurna Base Camp Trek during the monsoon season Day 1: I had returned home the previous night after finishing the Helambu trek with a family. I got up after a restful sleep. My new trekkers consisting of a father and son from Singapore, arrived this afternoon, landing at 12.30 pm. I met them, walked to the…

Custom-made Hindu pilgrimage tour of lower Mustang during the monsoon

Custom-made Hindu pilgrimage tour of lower Mustang during the monsoon

The custom-made Hindu pilgrimage tour of lower Mustang during the monsoon A friend recommended his colleague to get in touch with me for their tailor-made holiday, a pilgrimage of Nepal’s Kathmandu, Muktinath, and a lower Mustang trip. We communicated over email and had a few WhatsApp conversations, discussing the fine details of the type of…

Trekking in Nepal during Monsoon

Trekking group with the guide

What is Monsoon trekking in Nepal like?     The monsoon begins around mid-June; it peaks during July-August and winds down from early September. The temperature ramps up, as does the humidity and rain. Clouds often cover the mountains, and temperatures can get uncomfortable in the lower elevations and rain almost every day. You may even find…