Nepal Trekking in March, March is the start of spring in Nepal & spring is the time of renovation. Nepal has five seasons & March falls in right at the start of spring. In early March the flowers begin to bloom, the weather is warm & March is the ideal time for trekking in Nepal. The major Highlights of trekking in Nepal in March is beautiful blooming flower, exciting festivals, and stable weather which means during March visitors will get the most out of their visit. And another best part of trekking in Nepal in March is that it is less busy than April. Thus, you’ll find the power and beauty of the mountains more impressive & majestic.
Weather in March in Nepal Spring Season or Basanta Ritu in Nepal spans into two months. From Chaitra to Baisakh (mid-March to mid-May).Like everywhere else new buds in trees & flower bloom in this season. The temperature is just right in this season neither too cold nor too hot and can get a little windy. The weather is still cold and snow may still fall early in March. The higher mountains like Everest, Annapurna, Langtang, Manaslu and Mustang may still have snow on them. While the rest will have their melting through the month. March is a dry season & has really low moisture which allows for clearer skies and lower chances of rain. In March there won't just be the best view of mountains like in January & February but also will have the better weather condition than both. Thus, the weather remains clear to give you crystal clear views of the majestic Himalayas. In March, Kathmandu experiences warm & sunny days. You can experience a good amount of sunshine about 8 to 9 hours a day. But the nights can get very chilly, so it is advisable to carry some warm clothing & arrange the heater in the hotel you are staying. As the temperature slowly increases, the duration of the day also increases.
Everest base camp trek in March is the best season of the year to do Everest base camp trek. The skies are generally clear & the temperature is tolerable if not amazing. About 12 percent of the 35,000 trekkers and mountaineers who come to Everest annually, do so in March. So, it isn’t exactly crowded, but it isn’t empty either. The minimum & maximum temperature of Everest base camp at above the 4000 m is -15 & 25 degree Celsius respectively. Rhododendrons are abundant at around 2,500 m and many colourful flowers & plant begin to show up. Basically, a new cycle of life begins in March in Everest region. The Sherpas in the Everest region also prepares for a new agriculture cycle in March. This trip really has it all, high altitude trekking, spectacular views unconquerable anywhere else in the world.
Annapurna base camp trek in March The Annapurna base camp is also a good option if you are looking for a destination for trekking in Nepal in March. Annapurna Base Camp Trek usually sees about 10 percent of total trekkers in March. Given that winter snow is still lying around, the Base Camp will be an awesome sight at moonlight. However, with rising temperature and winter snow still around, March is also the beginning of the peak snow slide in Annapurna Base Camp Trek. Annapurna Base Camp is also famous for its diverse species of birds and wildlife. Surrounded by the icy peaks of some of the world’s highest and most beautiful mountains, you cannot help to fall in love with this region and be blown away by its cool tranquillity.