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Cheap Treks in Nepal

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Nepal is a land of the Himalayas, with eight of the highest peaks in the world and a total of 1318 peaks that have exceptional beauty. It has been known as a paradise for trekkers from all around the globe. The rugged and adventurous tracks take you through beautiful villages, dense vegetation, exotic flora, and fauna while awarding you a majestic panoramic view of the beautiful massifs. With such beauty to be viewed, trekking is the most endeavored-out activity in Nepal. Trekking in Nepal gives you a mesmerizing and memorable experience. If you are planning on going on a trek in Nepal, there are certain things you must know. You can find different treks in Nepal. Some are short and easy, whereas others are long and adventurous, with some level of difficulty. You can also find some cheap treks in Nepal that are rich in beauty, adventure, and magic.
Here are some of the cheap treks in Nepal:

Poon Hill Trek

The Poon Hill trek is the best option if you want to experience the Himalayas up close with less limited time and budget. This is one of the perfect short and cheap treks in Nepal for first-time trekkers looking forward to experiencing trekking in Nepal, enjoying the beautiful scenery, and visiting traditional villages. The trek route goes through the villages of Gurung, Magar, sparkling streams, oak, and rhododendron forest blooms in the spring from March to April. The final destination is the Poonhill, which lies at an altitude of 3,210 m and offers spectacular panoramic views of Dhaulagiri, the world’s 7th highest mountain (8,167 m), Annapurna, the world’s 10th highest mountain (8,091 m), Mount Machhapuchhre (6,903 m), and many stunning peaks.
Duration: 3 Days
Difficulty: Moderate
Season: Jan/June and Aug/Dec.
Altitude: 3200 m
Transfer: Bus
Start/End Point: Kathmandu/Pokhara

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is one of the shortest treks in Annapurna and also one of the cheapest treks in Nepal. The Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is perfect to experience Nepal trekking with some incredible views of the Himalayas. This is the most thrilling and popular trekking route that takes you to an elevation of 3200 m, i.e., Poon Hill, the best viewpoint for sunrise and sunset, with an incredible view of the Himalayan panorama of mountains like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail, Nilgiri, Hinchuli, Manaslu, and other mountain peaks.
Ghorepani is also one of the best observatory points for the Himalayas of Nepal, as it offers a great panorama of mountain peaks from 7000 m to 8000m high.
Trek Duration: 5 Days
Trek Difficulty: Easy/Medium
Trek Seasons: Sep to Mar, Jan to June
Trek Altitude: 3200 m
Mode of Transfer: Bus Car or Flight
Start/End of Trip: Kathmandu/Pokhara

Mardi Himal Trek

Mardi Himal Trek is close to Pokhara and lies east of Annapurna Base Camp, Nepal. The highest altitude of the Mardi Himal Trek is 4500 m, with a difficulty level of moderate. Mardi Himal High Camp offers one of the best views of Mount Fishtail and Annapurna, along with stunning sunrise and sunset views. Mardi Himal Trek is one of the new and cheap trekking routes in Nepal, whose route goes through beautiful forested areas to rocky mountain terrain in the Annapurna Region.
Trek Duration: 5 Days
Trek Difficulty: Moderate
Trek Season: Sep/Oct/Nov/Dec/Mar/April/May
Trek Altitude: 850 m-2800 m
Mode of Transfer: Bus, Car, or Flight
Start/End of Trek: Kathmandu / Pokhara

Langtang Gosaikunda Trek

Cheap Treks in Nepal
Langtang The Gosaikunda Trek is the shortest trek in Langtang that starts and ends at Dhunche. It is very near Kathmandu, so it is one of the cheaper treks in Nepal. Gosaikunda Lake, the holy lake created by Lord Shiva, struck the rocky mountain with his powerful instrument, the Trident, called Trisuli. Hindu devotees make a pilgrimage trek to Gosaikunda Lake every year on the full moon day of July/August to take a holy bath on this frozen lake.
Trek Duration: 7 Days
Trek Difficulty: Moderate
Trek Season: Sept to Mar, Jan to June
Trek Altitude: 850 m–4300 m
Mode of Transfer: Bus, Car, or Flight
Start/End of Trip: Kathmandu

Langtang Valley Trek

The Langtang Valley

Langtang Valley Trek is the shortest and explores only the Langtang Valley and Kyanjin Gompa monastery. This trek offers to be close up to the glacier, alpine valley, grazing yaks in the pasture, majestic sights of waterfalls, bamboo forests, snow-capped Himalayas, and a variety of rhododendrons.
Trek Duration: 7 Days
Trek Difficulty: Moderate
Trek Season: Sept to Mar, Jan to June
Trek Altitude: 1300 m–3800 m
Mode of Transfer: Bus, Car / Jeep
Start/End of Trip: Kathmandu