Even though December & January is winter in Nepal, it is perfect for short treks, cultural tours, hikes and wildlife and jungle safari tours.Nepal is one of the most festive place in South Asia to visit during New Year and Christmas holiday. December and January is the best time to visit Nepal for cultural tours, short treks, wildlife and jungle safari tours. With moderate temperature, clear skys and sunny days, Himalayas are clear and air is much fresher. Tourist hubs like Thamel and Lakeside of Pokhara hosts live music, Gala dinner and street festivals. Be in the most surreal place with luxury to spoil you and watch the most beautiful sunrise over the Himalayas on the new day of the year. Go on a short trek or just take a soft adventure activities like jungle safari, rafting, paragliding and a day hiking.
December and January is perfect time for the 8 days Nepal tour visiting Kathmandu Chitwan and Pokhara. December and January days are warm and sunny with average minimum temperature 2 degree centigrade at night. This is the most popular tour of Nepal with culture and heritage sightseeing of Kathmandu, jungle safari at Chitwan national park and Himalayan view from Pokhara. This is the best Nepal tour recommended for your Christmas and New year 2020 holiday. Everything is open during the period and Tourist hub of Kathmandu and Pokhara put bit of buntings, live music, food festival and have Christmas dinner. 6 days or 7 days Nepal tour could be customized visiting Kathmandu, Chitwan and Pokhara.
Watching the New Year sunrise from Poon Hill is the most popular trip in Nepal for new year. Poon Hill, 3,200 m offers one of the best view of the Himalaya including two 8,000 m peaks, Dhaulagiri I (8,167 m) and Annapurna I (8,091 m). Dhaulagiri and Annapurna are the 7th and the 10th highest mountains in the world. Since it is short trek in the Himalayan foothills, the trek could be done throughout December and January. In fact, the sunny days with moderate temperature makes the walking very comfortable and the crisp sky guarantees the Himalayan view. This is perfect trek to take for your Christmas and New year 2020 holiday.
Short trek in Nepal
Be in the most surreal place for this Christmas and New Year holiday. Watch the most exciting sunrise view over the Himalayas on the very first day of New Year 2020.
One hour flight to Mt. Everest leaves every morning from Kathmandu. This is the best way of capturing 5 out of top 10 highest mountains in the World including Mt. Everest.
Chitwan National Park is home to many endangered mammals including one horned rhinoceros.
Pokhara is the base for beautiful hiking in the foothills of the Annapurna. Short hiking could be planned for a day or two.
A helicopter flight to Everest base camp is the best Everest experience tour for those short of time. In 3 hrs long flight, you can land at the Everest Base Camp and have breakfast in Everest View Hotel.