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Trekking in Nepal in April

Trekking in Nepal in April is the second most beautiful trekking season. This month is favorable in terms of stable weather and temperature. April is the spring season in Nepal when you can experience the blooming rhododendron and green valleys along the trekking trail. It is the most popular month of expedition lower altitude and higher altitude peaks as well in Nepal.

April offers pleasant weather to walk in higher altitudes. The weather is clear blue skies and good visibility. The mountain offers mesmerizing views.

If you want to explore the biodiversity and nature of April will be the best month to travel in a higher altitude trek in Nepal.

You had an opportunity to experience the clear skies, sunny days, green lush forest, and wildflower during trekking in Nepal in April. Also, you can enjoy the stunning views of mountains, pleasant weather, and spring makes better views of the surroundings.

April is the best month to visit in Nepal. Wherever you liked to go, cities, national parks, with lower land to the higher altitude trek and travel in Nepal.

 

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Trekking in Nepal in April weather

Trekking in Nepal in April

  • Everest Base Camp Trek in April
  • Annapurna Base Camp Trek in April
  • Annapurna Circuit Trek in April
  • Upper Mustang Trek in April
  • Langtang Valley Trek in April
  • Manaslu Circuit Trek in April
  • Makalu Base Camp Trek in April

Clothing and Trekking Gears

Accommodation and Food

Trekking Guide

Travel tips for Trekking in Nepal in April

Conclusion

 

Trekking in Nepal in April weather

April is the best month of the spring season. It offers favorable weather conditions and making the best destination for trekking in Nepal. The weather is neither too cold nor too hot.

The spring season weather slightly similar to the autumn (September, October, and November) season in Nepal. During the time, the lower region is quit warmer but in higher altitude is moderate weather conditions above 3000m.

In April the days are long, clear, and bright. Likewise, Kathmandu and Pokhara are the cities the day time average temperature will be 23-30 °C.

The warmer weather condition in a lower elevation than the upper elevation trek. The Himalayan region temperature will be around 20+ degrees Celsius during day time. And night time temperature will drop around 5-7 degrees Celsius but it can be freezing at a higher altitude above the 3000m.

However, the weather condition is changeable in higher altitude trek. It will depends upon the trekking routes. You can feel extreme weather condition in base camp and high pass during a trek. Anyway, April is the best month for the high pass trek, climbing over the higher and lower altitude mountains peaks in Nepal.

There is less chance of rainfall during this month’s trek. You can enjoy the trip because of the clear skies and good visibility with crystal clear mountain views. Along the trek, you will experience the blooming rhododendron and wildflower.

Trekking in Nepal in April is beautiful due to the moderate weather.

 

Trekking in Nepal in April

Most of the Himalayan region trekking and travel all over Nepal is comfortable to trek in April.

In April the weather and temperature are comfortable because of the pleasant and dry with clear views of nature. The trek offers abundant natural beauty and colorful surroundings. Definitely trekking in April is worthwhile to consider the diverse beautiful landscape with the snowcapped mountain range.

It includes all trekking regions in Nepal short and long hiking as well as climbing the mountain peaks.

Everest base camp trek

Everest Base Camp Trek in April

Max Altitude: Kala Pathar- 5,600m

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 12/16 days

Everest base camp trek is a challenging and adventurous journey in Nepal. It has various trekking routes and alternative trekking destinations nearby. You can experience the world’s highest Mt Everest and life of Sherpa climber. Sagarmatha Nation Park is a major highlight during the trek. Where you can explore the diversity of landscape with flora and fauna along the trek.

In April the Everest region temperature will be around 10-13 degrees Celsius in lower altitude trek. And it can drop the temperature around -15 degrees Celsius.

April is the best month for the Expedition in Mt Everest. You have an opportunity to meet with climber along the trekking trail.

Besides, you will enjoy the experienced Sherpa culture and tradition with the Buddhist monastery in Tengboche. Yet, you will get the beautiful colorful views of the Rhododendron forest. Plus, April is not the cold month. However, you have to good preparation of the trekking gears as per the Everest base camp trek accordingly.

Highlights of the trek

  • Picturesque mountain flight to Lukla
  • Experienced the Sherpa culture, tradition, lifestyle with a Buddhist monastery
  • Explore the Sagarmatha national park, where you can find the diversity of flora and fauna.
  • Khumbu Glacier and icefall
  • Tengboche Monastery
  • You can get the remarkable views of Mt Everest, Pumori, Changtse, Nuptse, Lhotse, Amadablam, and Thamserku, etc.
  • Stunning views of Mt Everest Himalayan range from the Kala Patthar 5,545m

Annapurna base camp trek

Annapurna Base Camp Trek in April

Max Altitude: Annapurna base camp- 4,130m

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 10l12 days

Another best trekking trail after the Everest base camp trek. The trek provides a diverse landscape with majestic views of the mountain range. The trekking trail passing through the low land of paddy fields, villages, green hills, and a wide variety of flora and fauna. Also, you will enjoy the blooming rhododendron and wildflower along the trek in the month of April. However, you will be reached at your destination across the various beautiful places, where you can get close views of snow-capped mountains.

On this trek, the temperature will be around 9-17 degrees Celsius. Such a clear and stable weather reflect the amazing views of Annapurna Mountain peaks. From the Annapurna base camp, you will enjoy the breathtaking sunrise views including Annapurna I, Annapurna South, Himchuli, Machhapuchree, Gangapurna, and so on.

Highlight of the trek

  • Walking with pleasant and stable weather
  • You will across the green hills, villages, waterfalls, rivers, and different viewpoints.
  • Experience the different ethnic group culture and lifestyle
  • Enjoy the beauty of nature, diverse landscape with biodiversity
  • Spectacular sunrise view from Poon Hill
  • Close and astonishing views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalayan range
  • Explore the Machhapuchre base camp and Annapurna base camp

 

Annapurna Circuit Trek in April

Max Altitude: Thorung La Pass- 5,416m

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 12/18 days

Annapurna circuit with Tilicho lake trek is the classic trekking route in Annapurna conservation.  April is the best month of trekking in the Annapurna circuit. This month is an overflow of the trekkers along the trail.

This trek is the most diverse trekking trail in the Himalayan region in Nepal. It will provide the stunning views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountains range. Also, you will get witness diverse ethnic cultures and traditions. This is a wonderful journey.

Annapurna circuit trek also knew Annapurna round trek.

Another significant part of the trek is Thorong La pass at 5,416 meters. This is the highest point of the trek with the challenging part. Here you will enjoy the stunning snowcapped mountain views.

Annapurna circuit trek provides authentic hospitality by the local people in tea houses accommodation and food service.

Highlights of the trek

  • Enjoy the diverse landscape with biodiversity along the trek
  • You can experience different ethnic cultures and traditions.
  • Kali Gandaki Gorge: The deepest gorge in the world lies on this trek.
  • Thorong La Pass- 5,416 m offers the breathtaking views of snowcapped mountain peaks
  • Colorful blooms of rhododendrons and wildflowers
  • Visit the different ancient Buddhist monasteries and a Hindu temple.
Lantang Valley trek
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Upper Mustang Trek in April

Max Altitude: Lo Manthang- 3,770 m

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 12/18 days

Upper Mustang trek in April is the best time to trek. This is the hidden valley of the untouched beautiful Himalayan region in Nepal. Lo- Manathang is the ancient kingdom of Mustang district. The trekking trail leads you through the ancient salt trade route in Nepal. It is the trance Himalayan region in Nepal.

Upper mustang is the restricted trekking trail. Before this trekking trail is closed for the tourist but nowadays is open for the foreigner. But you have to pay for the special permit. You cannot enter without a trekking guide and porter with an authentic trekking company in Nepal.

In April upper mustang offers stable and pleasant weather. This region trek is the rain shadows areas of Nepal. It provides the opportunity to explore the ancient Tibetan Buddhist culture and lifestyle. Upper mustang local people flows the rules of Tibetan culture and tradition. Also, you can explore the stunning views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountain range.

Highlights of the trek

  • Walk through the Kalagandai River valley
  • Enjoy the amazing beauty of the diverse landscape with natural beauty
  • Explore the ancient Buddhist Tibetan culture and monuments like a monastery, Chorten, Mani walls.
  • Enjoy the Close view of Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, and Mt. Nilgiri.
  • Visit and explore the forbidden kingdom of Lo-Manthang village

 

Langtang Valley Trek in April

Max Altitude: Tserko Ri- 4,984 m

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 7/12days

Langtang valley trek is the short and easy trekking trail from the Kathmandu valley. It is located the near Tibetan border. From this trek, you will experience the Tibetan culture and lifestyle.

The trek starts from the lower elevation of the trek. Langtang national park is one of the major attractions of the trek. Where you can explore the diverse wildlife such as monkeys, musk deers, barking deers, and the special Red Pandas.

Another attraction of the Langtang valley is Kyanjin Gomba and Yak cheese factory. These are the beautiful sites of Langtang region trek. From this trek, you can experience the traditional beauty of Buddhist culture and monastery.  Also, you can test the local product of the yak cheese.

Langtang valley trek in April offers the amazing beauty of the green valley, temperate forest, villages with snowcapped mountains. During the trek, you are hiking on Kyangjin- Ri, where you can get the spectacular views of Langtang mountain peaks. If you are physically fit and strong anybody can be part of this trek.

Highlights of the trek

  • Enjoy views of lush green forests, terrace farms, mountain peaks, hills, and villages.
  • Kyanjin Ri offers the breathtaking views of Langtang and other Himalayan ranges.
  • Explore the biodiversity of Langtang national park
  • Enjoy the stunning views of nature, sunrise views on top of Himalayan range with blooming rhododendron flower along the trek.

Manaslu Circuit Trek in April

Max Altitude: Larke Pass- 5,106 m

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 12/18days

Manaslu circuit trek is an unspoiled off beaten trekking trail in Nepal. It offers the outstanding beauty of nature and the Himalayan range.

In April, the Manaslu circuit provides favorable and stable weather. While travel in the Manaslu region trek offers the magnificent views of Mt Manaslu (8163m). The trek is passing through the diverse geographical location from lower to higher altitudes. It provides the greenery surroundings, typical Nepali villages, River, waterfall with biodiversity. Also, you will experience a diverse Nepali culture and tradition.

Mostly the trekking trail flows the Budi Gandaki River until crossing over the higher elevation. You had an amazing opportunity to explore the Buddhist culture and traditional monastery. In higher altitude, local people are impressed by the Tibetan culture, language, and tradition.

Larke Pass- 5,213 m is the highest point of the trek, where you can enjoy the astonishing views of the mountain range in your surroundings. All the way to trek you can get the views of Annapurna mountain rage too.

Highlights of the trek

  • Enjoy the natural beauty of the forests, rivers, and flora in the Manaslu region trek
  • Explore the diverse Nepali culture from the different part of the trek
  • Visit some ancient Buddhist monastery along the trek
  • Stunning views of Mt Manaslu, Cheo Himal, Himlung Himal, Nemjung, Gyaji Kang, Kang Guru, and Annapurna II, etc.
  • Larky La Pass (5106 meters), the highest point of the trek, where you can get amazing views of the Himalayan range.

Everest base camp trek

Makalu Base Camp Trek in April

Max Altitude: Makalu Base Camp- 5250m

Difficulty: Moderate

Duration: 16/20days

Makalu base camp trek is the wildest and less frequent trekking trail in Nepal. The trek also provides significant mountain views including Mt Everest and Kanchenjunga.  The trekking trail offers the rhododendron forest, alpine lakes, and deep gorges.

Makalu base camp trek comes under the restricted trekking trail. Makalu is the fifth highest mountain in the world. It lies in the Makalu-Barun National Park and Conservation Area.

In Makalu Barun national park find the endangered animals like Red Panda, musk deer, ghoral, Himalayan Tahr, and leopard. You can get a variety of orchid, aromatic plants, oak, primrose, and not least of all, 19 species of bamboo.

The lower elevation of the trek is the habitat of ethnic groups such as Limbu, Newar, and Rai. And you can find Tibetan Buddhists in higher elevation trek.

Highlights of the trek

  • Makalu Barun National Park and Makalu Barun Conservation Area
  • Explore the Rhododendron forests, alpine lakes, and deep gorges
  • Enjoy the amazing views of Makalu including with Mt Everest and Kanchenjunga
  • You can experience the wildlife in Makalu base camp trek. This includes the endangered Red Panda, musk deer, Goral, Himalayan Tahr, and leopard.
  • Explore Makalu Base Camp
  • Visit the different ethnic village and experience their culture and lifestyle

 

Clothing and Trekking Gears

You have to proper preparation of the trekking gears as per the trekking region and season in Nepal.

Trekking in Nepal includes diverse altitudes and weather. During the trek in April offers the stable and pleasant weather but sometimes we cannot predict the weather condition in Himalayan region trek. So, you have packed trekking clothes both warm and cool weather situations.

You have to bring lightweight shoes. It will be more comfortable to walk in lower elevation.

In April possible to rainfall. Thus you must bring rain gear which helps to save your clothes from the rain.

If you want to make your journey more comfortable and enjoyable. Don’t forget to bring the necessary gears for the higher altitude trek.

However, you are trekking in Upper Mustang, and Jomsom trek packs your windcheaters. This region trek during April is windy.

For more information, you can email us.

 

Accommodation and Food

Most of the trekking trail in Nepal based on Tea house service. But they provide common facilities along the trekking trail in the Himalayan region.

April is the peak season trek in Nepal. During the time most of the trekking trail overcrowded by the trekkers. Thus, you have to pre-book for the accommodation. The tea houses provide the twin sharing room with comfortable bed service.

However, lower elevation of the trek you can get easily the accommodation. But at higher altitude will difficult to find good accommodation. If you want to get comfortable accommodation you have to pre-book your trip.

You don’t need to worry about accommodation and foodservice. We can provide guest choice and interest. Except for some of the region trek, you can get a limited variety of food. However, the tea houses provide the best hospitality service to their guest.

Trekking Guide

Trekking guide for your safety and easy trek in the Himalayan region Nepal. The guide will provide all the information about the trekking trail and proper suggestions for the adventurous trip. They have experience of higher altitude trek in Nepal. They will do necessary arrangements with pre-book accommodation for the comfortable journey in the Himalayan region.

You can’t trek without trekking guide in restricted trekking trail in Nepal. This is for your safety and enjoyable trek.

Annapurna base camp trek

Travel tips for Trekking in Nepal in April

Packing the light and comfortable clothes because of the humidity hike on the higher altitude get your body sweaty

Bring lyres trekking clothes if weather getting worse, you can change while arriving a destination

Carry rain cover, waterproof jacket to protect from the rainfall

Wear waterproof and comfortable trekking boots

April is the flowering season. If you are allergic from the pollens take precautions

Hire a trekking guide. It will helps you safety and easy travel

April is the peak trekking season. Thus you have to pre-book accommodation with trip

Get travel insurance. It will help you overcome from the emergency evacuation

Keep hydrate your body. And proper acclimatization while walking in higher altitude

Respect local culture

Learn about altitude sickness, symptoms and precaution

Do not forget to bring a water bottle with water purifier or medicine

Bring sufficient Nepali cash you cannot find the ATM service along the trek

Do not forget sunscreen and sunglasses

Physically and mentally preparation about the higher altitude trek, etc.

 

Conclusion

Trekking in Nepal in April is the best time to trek in higher altitude. It offers the perfectly clear, dry, and warm weather. The weather is neither cold nor hot in higher altitudes.

April is the best time for all most outdoor adventurous activities in Nepal. This is the ideal month for trekking, hiking, climbing, rafting, jungle safari, Paragliding, and so on.

While starting a trip you have planning properly as per the trekking season. It will make your journey more enjoyable and adventurous in your lifetime.

Do you have any further inquirer about tour and travel in Nepal, please write an email or contact us.

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Namaste from the lap of Himalayan country Nepal!!!

 

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