10 Days Treks in Nepal

Nepal is a country with several of the world’s highest mountains including the Mt. Everest. Needless to say, tourists and adventure seekers from all around the world visit Nepal, particularly for trekking.

The country’s diverse trekking trails offer routes that are suitable for every age group. From a day’s trek to 10 days treks in Nepal, there are hundreds of treks in Nepal that you can customize depending on your trip duration.

While trekking in Nepal, you walk on the varied geographical terrain. Also, you can enjoy the experience of Nepal’s diverse culture, tradition, and lifestyle of local people.

There are plenty of hiking trails and packages to choose from depending on your vacation period.

A 10 days trek in Nepal is a perfect duration which perfectly serves the purpose of trekking. Almost all treks in Nepal involve walking uphill and downhill. So, the level difficulty of most of the 10 days treks in Nepal are graded easy to moderate for the first time trekkers.

Some of the popular 10 days treks in Nepal are:

Everest Panorama Trek

Everest Panorama Trek

Max Elevation: 3860 m, Tengboche

Duration: 10 days

Trekking Difficulty: Moderate

Best Season: February to May and September to November

Everest Panorama Trek is the best way to explore the Everest region in a short period of time. The 10 days trekking package is great for those who are short on time, yet keen to trek in the Khumbu region.

With this trek, one can enjoy the panoramic view of Mt. Everest along with other towering peaks which are above 8000m from the sea level.

The trek starts from Lukla which is a small town that remains connected to the rest of the country via Tenzing Hillary Airport.

Lukla lies in the Khumbu valley and is also home to Sagarmatha National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site. Further, you will trek to Phakding and then to Namche Bazaar, the gateway to Everest.

This itinerary will take you as high as Tengboche at an altitude of 3867m. Tengboche offers one of the most exquisite 360 degrees panoramic views of Mt. Everest and its neighboring peaks.

Here you will also get the chance to witness the oldest monastery i.e the Tengboche monastery. Every Autumn, Tengboche monastery hosts the colorful Mani Rimdu festival with various song and dance.

There is less possibility of suffering from high altitude sickness on this trek. Therefore, it is one of the best treks for people who have a short vacation.


Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to your respective hotel

Day 02: Fly to Lukla (2480m) and trek to Phakding (2652 m) (30 min flight and 2-3 hrs trek)

Day 03: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440 m) 5/6 hrs trek

Day 04: Namche Bazaar Acclimatization day

Day 05: Trek to Tengboche (3860 m) 5/6 hrs trek

Day 06: Trek to Khumjung (3790 m) 4/5 hrs trek

Day 07: Trek down to Monjo (2840 m) 6/7 hrs trek

Day 08: Trek to Lukla (2840m)

Day 09: Fly to Kathmandu

Day 10: Depart from Kathmandu

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Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Max Elevation: 3210m, Poon Hill

Duration: 10 days

Trekking Difficulty: Moderate

Best Season: January to May and October to December

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is a short trek in the Annapurna region. It is an easy trek that every age group can take due to its lower elevation.

This trek is naturally as well as culturally attractive. You will start your journey with a short drive from Pokhara. Your actual trek starts by crossing the suspension bridge of Modi Khola.

The trekking route passes through breath-taking rhododendron forests and beautiful landscapes. A blissful moment on the foothills of the Annapurna region. Also, you will pass through several villages of various ethnic communities.

One of the major attractions of this trek is the stone-paved trails that connect one village to another. You will pass through Ghorepani, a beautiful village where you can experience distinct Magar culture.

In this trek, the highest point you will get to is Poon Hill. And from its viewpoint, you will get a 360-degree panoramic view of mountain peaks. They are Mt. Machhapuchhre, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and Tukuche.

Moreover, you can even witness one of the most beautiful sunrises from Poon Hill if you choose to wake up early. All this makes Poon Hill a Photographer’s Paradise where you will get amazing pictures.

On the way back, you will come across Ghandruk which is a Gurung village famous for its culture and festivals.

Hence this short trek to Poon Hill will definitely serve a worthy experience as you witness the natural beauty of the mountains. And the amazing diversity of landscape and ethnicities.


Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival TIA (1310m) welcome by Nepal Eco Adventure Staff and transfer to respective hotel

Day 02: Sightseeing tour at Kathmandu Valley

Day 03: Drive or fly to Pokhara

Day 04: Pokhara drive to Nayapul and trekking to Hile

Day 05: Trekking from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2840m), 5/6 hrs

Day 06: Hiking to Poon Hill and Trekking to Tadapani (2610m), 5hrs

Day 07: Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk (1940 m), 5hrs

Day 08: Trek back to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara

Day 09: Drive or fly back to Kathmandu

Day 10: Final transfer to airport for your flight to home

Gosaikunda Helambu Trek

Gosaikunda Helambu Trek

Max Elevation: 4360m, Gosaikunda

Duration: 10 days

Trekking Difficulty: Moderate

Best Season: March to May and September to November

The Gosaikunda Helambu Trek is a classic and exciting trekking destination. This trek lies in Helambu region and is great for adventure seekers and those who love less crowd.

The trekking journey starts from Sundarijal in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. And Gosaikunda is the final destination of this trek. Gosaikunda is a sacred lake honored both by Hindus and Buddhists. It lies at the altitude of 4380m.

On way, you will get to explore the ancient villages where the majority of the people are Sherpas who follow Buddhism. Also, you will get to see various Buddhist monasteries, prayer flags and Chortens along the way.

The trails will take you along the forest where you will get to observe exotic animals like Red Panda, Musk Deer, Himalayan Thar, and Black bear. You will also get to enjoy various peaks such as Langtang Lirung, Gaurishankar, Yala Peak, etc.

One of the highlights of this trek is the mesmerizing view of tiny lakes. In winter, you will get to see the frozen lakes which is an interesting view of this region.

This trek follows through diverse terrain where you experience trekking in the mountains as well as in the alpine regions of Nepal.

Hence the Gosaikunda Helambu trek is one of the great treks for those who love to embrace nature. And is always enthusiastic to gain new experience.


Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhunche, 1764m

Day 03: Trek from Dhunche to Syabru Gaon, 2210m, 5/6 hrs

Day 04: Trek from Thulo Syabru to Sing Gompa, 3250m or Chandan Bari, 3200m

Day 05: Trek from Sing Gompa to Gosaikunda, 4360m via Lauribinayak La, 3700m

Day 06: Trek from Gosaikunda to Ghopte,3440m, 6/8 hrs

Day 07: Trek from Ghopte to Kutumsang,2470m, 5/6 hrs

Day 08: Trek from Kutumsang to Chisapani,2215m, 4/5 hrs

Day 09: Conclude trek at Sundarijal and drive to Kathmandu

Day 10: Transfer to Airport for your onward destination.

Langtang Trek

Langtang Trek

Max Elevation: 4,984 m, Tsergo Ri

Duration: 10 days

Trekking Difficulty: Moderate

Best Season: March to May and October to November

The Langtang trek is a great option for a relatively short and easy trek that offers beautiful mountains views. Situated just a day’s drive from Kathmandu, this trek is easily accessible.

From Kathmandu, you will take a 6 hours journey by jeep to a small settlement of Syabrubesi. From there you will start your trek up the canyon of the Langtang Khola and into the heart of the Langtang Himal.

Langtang Lirung is the 99th tallest peak in the world. It dominates the skyline. And a climb to Kyanjin Ri, the highest point on the trek brings you to a beautiful panorama of mountains and glaciers.

Also because the trail lies within the 1710 sq km of Langtang National Park, you will get a chance to observe diverse flora and fauna. You can even spot some endangered species such as Himalayan red panda, Himalayan black bear, etc.

Throughout the trail, be sure to receive warm hospitality of the local Tamang and Sherpa people. Autumn and Spring are the two best seasons for Langtang valley trek. However, this trek is possible all year round.


Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival TIA (1310m) welcome by Nepal Eco Adventure Staff and transfer to respective hotel

Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi (1450m) 4/5 hrs stay at a lodge

Day 03: Trek from Syabrubesi to Lama Hotel (2480m) 5/6 hrs stay at a lodge

Day 04: Lama Hotel to Langtang (3541 m) 4/5 hrs stay at a lodge

Day 05: Langtang Valley to Kyanjin Gompa (3900 m) 3/4 hrs stay at a lodge

Day 06: Side trip to Tsukuri (4980 m), Back to Kyanjin Gompa stay at a lodge

Day 07: Kyanjin Gompa to Lama Hotel (2480m) 5/6 hrs stay at a lodge

Day 08: Lama Hotel to Syabru Besi (2200m) 4/5 hrs stay at a lodge

Day 09: Drive from Syabrubesi to Kathmandu (1310 m) 5/6 hrs

Day 10: Departure.

Mardi Himal Trek

Mardi Himal Trek

Max Elevation: 4350m, High Camp

Duration: 10 days

Trekking Difficulty: Moderate

Best Season: February to May and October to December

Mardi Himal trek is a perfect trip for those who prefer wilderness and off the beaten trails. It is a newly opened trek. Hence the low popularity makes it a peaceful and less crowded trek offering a tranquil experience to the trekkers and climber.

Mardi Himal is at an elevation of 5587m. During this trek, you will pass through dense forests of rhododendrons, magnolia, pine, and oaks. Picturesque views of the Annapurna, Fishtail Hiunchuli, Tent Peak, Manaslu, and others make your trek blissful.

The maximum height you will reach is 4350 at High camp. This is a moderate level trek with ample time to acclimatize to the rising elevations.

Also, you will climb uphill and downhill as you make your way to the base camp of Mardi Himal. The trek is ideal for Spring with various blooms adorning the trails. Autumn is also a great time with moderate temperature. During winters, you have to be ready to face the cold.

Besides the natural beauty and the warm welcoming people, there is a lot you can enjoy. The unique culture and hospitality of the region will add into making your trek an enriching experience.


Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing and trek preparation

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (910m), 5/6 hrs drive

Day 04: Drive to Phedi and trek to Pothana (1890m), 4/5 hrs trek

Day 05: Pothana-Forest Camp (2550m), 5/6 hrs trek

Day 06: Forest Camp- High Camp (3980 m), 4/5 hrs trek

Day 07: High Camp-Mardi Himal Base Camp-High Camp (4350m), 3/4 hrs trek

Day 08: High Camp-Siding village (1750m), 6/7 hrs trek

Day 09: Siding village to Lumre and drive to Pokhara

Day 10: Drive or fly back to Kathmandu

Some Useful Tips for 10 Days Treks in Nepal

Tips for 10 Days Trek

  • It is best to book your trekking package in advance to make everything easier to prepare
  • Choose a suitable season and pack accordingly
  • Start your trek early to avoid the midday sun.
  • Hire a professional guide or porter for safety and comfort reason.
  • Drink plenty of water and stay hydrated
  • Walk slow and maintain your own pace
  • Carry enough cash as there are no ATM’s in remote areas
  • Reach out for help from the guide in case of any problem
  • Keep extra days in case of any unplanned situation


Nepal is famous for trekking. These 10 days treks in Nepal are a great way of experiencing this mountainous country.

The treks above are all short and easy trek that provides you with ample opportunity to connect with nature. Trekking to the mountains is a highly sought after experience and a great way to spend time in Himalayas.

Also despite being short, it allows you enough time to learn about the lifestyle and culture of the local people.

For further question or queries, please feel free to contact us. It is our pleasure to guide and assist you with the best of our knowledge.

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About Author

Madhav started working as a porter in 2001 and then went on to work as a trekking guide. After working in the trekking and tourism industry for 8 years, he co-founded Mosaic Adventure in 2009.

Madhav has trekked to most of the treks in Nepal including Everest Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit Trek, Poon Hill Trek, Jomsom Muktinath Trek, Indigenous Peoples Trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Mardi Himal Trek and all of the day hikes around Kathmandu.

He has also extensively traveled to other countries like USA, UK, France, Hong Kong, Japan, China, Philippines, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Behrain, Thailand, Turkey and India. Madhav is the one who answers most of your questions about trekking and tours and helps to plan your trip by giving a personal touch.

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