The month of February is nearly the end of peak winter in Nepal. Normal winter months in Nepal are November, December, January and February. Winter starts from mid November and ends at mid February. It is also the dry season with very little rain. In some parts because of winter rain the snowing may happen. Overall February is definitely best month to do Trekking in Nepal after the best season.
The peak trekking season in Nepal is the time between Autumn (Sept – Nov) and Spring (March – May). However, every season okay for walking trip in Nepal.
There are numerous trekking routes in Nepal which are very suitable to do in winter. If you don’t want to walk on the snowy trail then low altitude trekking routes are also very popular. Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Mardi Himal Trek, Chisapani Nagarkot Trek, Everest View Trek, Gokyo Valley Trek, Gosainkunda Trek, Langtang Valley Trek etc. are few best trekking routes to do in winter. However, these places might get covered by snow sometimes even in February.
If you are daring enough then you can do some high altitude passes too. Lots of trekking agency will offer the trekking gears like crampons to wear on shoes. This allows trekkers to freely walk on the snowy trail. Therefore, it doesn’t matter which months that you do vacations to Nepal. Only thing that matters is the selection of right trekking agency for the trip.
This is not the peak trekking season in Nepal. Therefore, number of trekkers on the trekking trail is very less. It makes the trail tranquil and less crowded. There will not be enough chance to interact with the trekkers but having a quite encounter with nature is always memorable.
What is there to do in Nepal in February?
The chance of getting the best accommodation is also very high during this time of the year. As the number of trekkers living in the teahouses are less the services and standard rooms are easy to get. Therefore, February Trekking in Nepal is suitable for those who want better rooms to spend night after walking is an ideal time.
Rates of the hotels and restaurants in city areas are also less. Unfortunately during month of February the rates of the food and services in the mountain are not less. In some places it might exceed from the normal rate as well.
During trekking very few teahouses/lodges and restaurant are in operation. Therefore, getting the appropriate establishments or choices are limited.
The weather is fantastic in the month of February. After second week of February the weather gets cleaner. Mountain vistas are clear and look fantastic. The warm sun and the chill mountain air mixed together make up for the perfect amalgamation of beautiful travel tale.
Book the trekking or tour in Nepal during month of February. You will not regret your decision to do February Trekking in Nepal. Karma Eco Adventure Nepal ensures that you will have the mesmerizing moments here in Nepal. If it rains a little the drizzling snow can also become romantic. February is the month for lovers as people say generally. Therefore, plan the February Trekking in Nepal with your loved ones.