Trekking in Nepal in October

Trekking in Nepal in October

Trekking in Nepal in October

The month of October is considered as the ideal month for trekking in Nepal. In the month of October, you can enjoy calm, clear and calm weather. The level of temperature of this region sometimes goes higher and sometimes goes down and more predictable.

The trekking in the Himalayas will make the trek successful and comfortable in various regions of Nepal. This month has the most perfect weather conditions so that you will have the most exciting trek.

Trekking in Nepal with the help of a confirmed agency is possible in October. Nepal celebrates the number of festivals year around. This time also has one of the biggest festivals being celebrated in Nepal. Along with the trek, you will even get an opportunity to enjoy the diverse culture and traditions of Nepal.

Nepal has a constant level of trekking areas so that you can try whenever you like throughout the year. With the wide range of trekking destinations, routes or trails that something really attracts the tourists around the world.

The surrounding weather and visibility is wonderful in the month of October. You will be experiencing the most wonderful and crystal clear views of the surrounding landscapes. The Himalayas, forests, terraced farms, rivers, streams, gorges, lakes, are locked away in the best areas of the country.

The weather condition in October in Nepal


This is the season of mid-autumn in the month of October. So that you will be experiencing clear and stable weather during this month.

Talking about the land diversity and topography of a country with a lot of variations including temperature level and weather condition. It eventually happens place to place and season to season.

The temperature level of this started to drop when you got higher and higher in the various trekking areas of this country. The elevation above 4000 m, the temperature started to decline by 5 degrees at every 100m ascend.

Ayt day time the average temperature level goes expect above 20 degrees celsius. In the early morning and night time the temperature level  slightly goes to the lower point. This may drop to the end of 8 degrees celsius during such time in the various regions.

Types of Trekking


The various types of trekking that is offered in Nepal are briefly explained below. Most of the agency in Nepal offers two types of trek they are mentioned below;

Tea house trekking:


This type of trek will lead us to stay at Tea houses because trekking in the Himalayas only provides accommodation providing areas like teahouses. This kind of accommodation providing Tea houses will have basic facilities like a clean bed sheet, blanket, mattress, bathroom etc, and so on.

In those tea houses, they generally have two beds in one room. They also try to provide the service of communal bathrooms.

Everest treks and other kinds of luxury treks will provide us the facilities of having single room service with an attached bathroom.

The tea houses located in the various trekking destinations will help us to provide us good drinks and meals along with the facilities of lodging.

This trek comes under the comfort of other camping treks in Nepal. Some of the most popular tree houses will offer us a best teahouse trek in the month of October in this country.

In the month of October tea houses that lie in trekking trails generally go with buzzing motivation, energy and enthusiasm of travellers around the world. 

 

Camp trekking:


Camping trek represents the camp accommodation. During this trek, you need to set up camps on the designed destinations of trail throughout your trek. Talking about the main trek you need to carry all the carrying items like cleaning supplies and equipment, cooking utensils, sleeping bags, and so on.

This type of trek is especially done in the remote parts of the country where there is no access road, tea houses, and lodges. In this month of October, we will have a great opportunity to try this type of camping trek in various parts of the country.

This type of trekking will be more exciting when you will go for the Everest base camp trek, Manaslu circuit trek, Annapurna base camp trek, etc.

A mixture of both:


In Nepal sometimes you will be provided both types of trekking experience if you book for it and have an interest. We want to recommend to you the various types of the trek like Mera peak, Island peak climbing, etc.

This is how you will be experiencing the most fascinating trekking destination in Nepal. You can contact the various agencies in Nepal which will help you to make your trip more adventurous.


Highlights of trekking in October

 

-Pleasant, dry, and almost stable weather conditions

-Great visibility offering magnificent views of the surrounding landscape and mountain peaks

-A festive month with 2 of the biggest festivals of Nepal- Dashain, and Tihar.

-Great opportunity to witness the richness and diversity of the local culture, tradition, and lifestyle

-Amazing energy and conversations with fellow trekkers and travelers.



Accommodations


This is the peak month for trekking and almost all of the lodges, restaurants, lofdges, hotels are open for their guests every hour on the trail. All of those accommodations providing hotels, tea houses will be at their own busiest during the month of october.

The main thing that you need to do is always book your accommodation before the trek as a pre booked confirmation. Or you can settle your available services of accommodation or trekking to the village you will be after some time.

Meals and Drinks


Trekking in the month of October can be said as the busiest trekking month due to the perfect weather conditions. All the tea houses, lodges, restaurants, and cafes are almost opened in the various trekking routes and it will be buzzing with conversations and energy.

The crowd of the trail is almost full due to the large numbers of travelers and trekkers and you may also have to queue for the taking food.

In terms of getting drinks, you also may have to eat for a bit longer than usual to have your own respective choice or interesting drinks. The different choices of the drinks and meals are usually considered as basic.

Another important thing that you need to bring your own water purifier, to be safe is having germs or contamination water. It will also save you money because hot water is expensive in the trekking regions of a country. This is why you should be dependent on bottled water.

The costs of the water bottles will rise as per the destination and their crowd level. So having your own water bottle and purifiers will make you comfortable while trekking in the various regions of a country.

Trekking Permits


This is the most suitable month for trekking so that you can do your trek to any destination in the country. All the destinations in the month of October provide you camping, climbing, and trekking.

Now you need complete information on the permit. This is very much important for trekkers around the world. The destination that you want to visit will determine which of the permits are required for you.

Some of the important trekking permits that area needed for the trekking in Nepal are mentioned below;

TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System): A must-have permit for almost all treks in Nepal

Conservation Area or National Park Entry Permit: If your trek goes through any of these, you will need a permit to trek through the area.

Restricted Region Permit: If your trek goes through a restricted region of Nepal, you will need this to complete your trek to these areas.

The trekking permit for the various destinations in Nepal can be easily obtained from the capital Kathmandu or Pokhara.This permit also can be taken from the various trekking trails as well but it will be slightly more expensive than in other regions of the country.  

 

Toiletries and Personal Hygiene

Antibacterial sanitizer

Sunscreen cream: (the days are warm and dry)

Moisturizer

Tissue or toilet paper (some of the bathrooms in the tea houses may not have them)

Wet wipes

Toothbrush

Toothpaste

Quick-drying towel (wet towels stink up your whole bag)

Feminine hygiene products (not easily accessible on the trails)

Shampoo and conditioners (sample size for less burden)

 

Accessories

Headlamps with extra batteries (for early morning walks or midnight toilet breaks)

Trekking poles (great for balance on steep slopes, steps and for descents)

Insulated water bottle (great to relax your muscles)

Small waist bag (easily accessible)

First aid kit (include medicines for common ailments related to high altitudes)

Bug spray (some bugs are present)

Extra plastic bags (to collect your own garbage and to keep your things dry)

Sleeping bag with liner (easier to warm up then the blankets provided)

A good quality day backpack (this will have everything you need for the day)

Additional Recommended Items

DSLR Camera with extra batteries

Binoculars (optional)

Map of route and mountains

Polar blanket and pillowcase (optional)

Personal documents (you may need to present them on the trails, route)

This is how you can trek in the various regions of a country in October. October is the month of the crowd with a lot of travelers in Nepal.

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