The Best Monsoon Trekking Routes in Nepal

  • Last Updated on Apr 2, 2024

Nepal has a vast diversity in geography. We have the best trekking routes for the monsoon season in the Dolpo region and the Mustang region. 

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Nepal is a well-known country for exploring the Himalayas and its natural beauty in the world. There are four seasons in Nepal; Spring, Autumn, Summer, and Winter. We all know that Spring and autumn are the best seasons to visit Nepal for trekking experience as well as other activities. You can do a trek in Monsoon season too. We learn about the best monsoon trekking routes in Nepal in this blog. June to August is the Monsoon Season in Nepal. As we all know Nepal is one of the most popular destinations for adventure travel. Autumn (September to November) and Spring (March to May) are the best time to visit the country for all adventure outdoor activities. During this period, many trekkers and adventure lovers do adventure trekking as well as day hiking, rafting, paragliding, safaris, etc and Mountaineers climb the highest peaks of the World including Mount Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Makalu, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I, Kanchenjunga, Ama Dablam and various small peaks. 

Monsoon Season Trek
Monsoon Season Trekking in Nepal 

Normally, most tourists come in the dry season because it is right after the monsoon, the countryside is green and lush, the air is sparkling clean and the Himalayas are perfect to see. Fewer people visit the country during Monsoon time. We all know the reason. Monsoon means raining every day which makes it hard to walk, no good views because of the hazy and cloudy weather. Although there are many reasons why people don’t want to travel during Monsoon, we are focusing on some of the adventures in Nepal, which can be more beautiful during Monsoon time only. Nepal has a vast diversity in geography. We have some routes for adventure trekking in Monsoons such as the Dolpo region and the Mustang region. These areas are perfect to visit in the Monsoon because we get very little rain. Also, rafting would be more adventurous in Monsoon than the dry season because the rapid in a river is very high and risky. 

Dolpo Trekking in Monsoon
Dolpo Trekking in Monsoon Season 

In the Dolpo Region, there are two main routes for trekking i.e. Upper Dolpo Trekking and Lower Dolpo Trekking. This unbeaten and unspoiled trekking offers a spectacular view of the Himalayas and high-altitude settlements with incredible landscapes.

In the Mustang Region, Upper Mustang Trekking offers the spectacular Kali Gandaki village, centuries-old monasteries, and the royal palace at Lo-Manthang, unspoiled villages, and a culture, similar landscape to Tibet. 

Upper Mustang Trekking in Monsoon
Dolpo Trekking in Monsoon Season 

Nepal Gateway Trekking offers various tours and high-adventure trekking in Nepal Himalaya with a flower research program during the Monsoon season.
                                    Read also Winter Season Trekking in Nepal

Rajendra Thapa

Rajendra Thapa

"Take only memories, leave only footprints' -Chief Seattle 

Namaste! Greetings from the Himalayas!! I am Rajendra Thapa, a promising and adventurous wanderer and a travel guide from the beautiful country Nepal. Nepal is a country duct between the gorgeous mountains of the gigantic Himalayas and the lost jungles of the Terai and also a home to multicultural people with various traditions. I am passionate about traveling, trekking, hiking, and photography. You can find my travel experiences and blogs on my Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube.
I was born in a small countryside full of greenery and fresh air on the lap of Ganesh Himal far from the city chaos. Growing up, I was always interested in exploring things,  places, people, and lifestyles, which developed into my career. Through the company Nepal Gateway Trekking Pvt Ltd. I am serving to share my knowledge, experiences, and guidance regarding various Himalayas base camps, jungles, cultural monuments, historical sculptures, and many more adventurous things to make your lifetime experiences amazing, after all, travel is all about having lifetime experiences with beautiful memories.