Great Himalayan Trail in Nepal


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World’s longest and highest walking trail, the Great Himalaya Trail is a proposed trail that covers the Greater Himalaya range from Nanga Parbat in Pakistan to Namche Barwa in Tibet. It is 4500 km long trail through Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet in China. As of 2010, only the Nepal and Bhutan sections have been walked and develoed detail itinerary.

The Great Himalayan Trail in Nepal has two routes – upper trail and lower trail. The upper trail passes from East to West covering Kanchenjunga to Makalu Barun, Soluk
humbu, Rolwaling Himal, Helambu, Langtang, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Annapurna, Dolpa, Rara Lake and Humla (reaching Tibet border at Hilsa). The upper GHT trail is 1,700km long and takes 157 days (almost 6 moths) to complete. Through out the trail, trekker can see eight of the world’s 14 peaks over 8,000m, including Mt. Everest. For the convenient of adventurous lovers, the trail has been divided into many sub-trails. This allows flexibility to complete GHT in many years. Yuuki Treks offer 23 different sub-trails packages that cover the entire GHT trail in Nepal. Click link below to see all packages:

 

Some more images of Great Himalayan Trail

Kanchenj-Makalu-618-x-385-012 Rai tribe from lower solu AnnapurnaMustang-section-3-615x385Harvest in Til, Humla, Nepal