Nepal is the home of eight tallest mountains in the world that provides the best thrilling adventure in the grandeur Himalayas. Snow-covered mountains offer spine chilling adventure activities for tourists such as para-gliding, ski-diving, and skiing from the high point of the mountains to ski downhills in steep and wondrous paths. The Everest, Dhaulagiri, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Annapurna, and Kanchenjunga are some great places to explore in the Himalayas for a skiing adventure. Choose the best time to go skiing in the Himalayas as the weather plays a significant part in the Himalayas. The time between October to December is ideal for the Nepal skiing season tour. During this period, the sky remains clear with no rains to disturb your skiing until April month.
Ski Mera Peak
Situated on the right side of the Mount Everest, can be a perfect destination for potential Skiers looking for a thrill. There are guides to accompany you up to the mountains, and after reaching on the high point of your hiking, you’ll get to see an amazing picturesque view. The Makula, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, and Kanchenjunga, another highest peaks of Himalayas, can be seen from the top of the mountain. Your journey downhill from the height of 1500 meter slope will be embraced by the exquisite view of Everest.
Annapurna base camp has a marvelous slope for skiing, and the trek to the top of Mount Annapurna is spell-binding. The trek takes you through alpine and rhododendron forests, lush green meadows, and traditional Gurung villages to the top of the mountain. The territory of Annapurna base camp is ideal in all perspectives for skiers. After skiing, the expeditors can soak in the natural hot springs near the Jhinu Danda. These hot springs have medicinal properties of healing ailments, according to locals.
Kuri is another ideal location for skiing in the Himalayas, unlike the Annapurna base camp, and Mera peak, this location is preferable to beginners as well as pro skiers. The surface is perfectly cloaked in snow, which presents it a perfect place to ski or snow-boarding. The place has various lodges to stay if you want to explore the terrain and enjoy skiing on the slopes of the mountain.
Skiing down such majestic mountains is thrilling but it is risky too as high altitude sickness can hit you if you don’t take essential safety measures. It is advised to keep a professional and experienced guide with you to avoid any kind of sickness on the height. The instructor can help in dealing with high altitude sickness risks and ski with safety. The skiing brings thrills in the high mountains, but it also bears the risk of avalanche therefore all ski resorts are situated on less risky part of the area. So it is suggested to book a ski lodge near the mountain you are going skiing on for extra precautions.
Most ideal season of skiing in Nepal in April and October, as the sky remains clean and weather is suitable. However, in October, there is much rush as snow covers most of the places to ski. Keep this information in mind while planning to book Nepal skiing tour packages so you can plan the trip when conditions are suitable.