Nepal is a mountainous country and its landscape has an aura that is very hard to pin down. While Nepal may be well known in the world for trekking during winter there are some spots which are quite popular to play with snow during winter.
Here’s a list of top three destinations that are quite popular for winter visits in Nepal.
One of the very few places in Kathmandu valley that receives snowfall but a very sparse amount. Generally, the northern side receives snowfall and it adds charms to the wilderness around this area. Pulchowki area is a wonderful destination for the day’s hike. This is the same area that is quite popular for and wildlife sightings.
Kalinchowk is the area which is popular in Nepal for winter visits. Snowfall just adds charm to its surroundings. Kalinchowk Bhagwati shrine and the wooden hut and houses of the villages over the tiny settlement is the sight to see around Kalinchowk area. The view from the top of the hill at Kalinchowk is stunning.
Poon Hill which in detail form known as Ghorepani Poon Hill is one of the most popular short treks of Nepal. This place can be perfect for the ones who are seeking an option to visit a beautiful location in Nepal under one week. During winter the trekking route to reach poon hill is usually covered with snow. Throughout this trek, trekkers can enjoy the view of beautiful Nepali villages, forests, and of-course the majestic views of Himalayas.