Weather in Spring in Spain
The spring season from the end of February to April is a peak season for tourism in Nepal. With the increase in temperature after the winters, the rhododendrons start blooming along the valleys and slopes. The days are longer, which make it excellent for trekking. However, the night temperatures may be low in the mountain regions, so be sure to carry warm clothing. At altitudes of more than 2000m the temperatures vary from 0-4 degrees during spring. The temperatures in Chitwan are between 12-17 degrees during spring. Kathmandu is a popular destination during the spring season, with mild temperatures and a dry climate with temperatures at 16-20 degrees.
Activities in Spring Season in Nepal
Some of the popular trekking routes of the spring season are the treks to the Larkya La, Kongma La and Thorung La Pass, which fall under the Manasula circuit trek, Three Passes trek and Annapurna circuit trek respectively. Trekking to the Kala Pattar and Gokya Ri in the Everest region are also carried out during this time for seasoned trekkers.
The lowland regions are warm, and national parks of Chitwan and Bardia are sprawling with beautiful wildlife species, including the tiger, rhinos, elephants and monkeys.
Events in Spring Season in Nepal
Spring is also the time for the Nepali New Year called Bisket Jatra Navavarsha and is celebrated with enthusiasm in all parts, especially in the culturally enthralled town of Bhaktapur. The New Year usually falls in April and is celebrated with feasts and parades in traditional costumes and music. The festival of Holi in March/April is also celebrated with enthusiasm in Nepal and is an excellent time to visit the colourful festivities. Ghode Jatra or the horse parade festival also takes place during the spring season in the Kathmandu valley. The festival involves a display of horsemanship, horse racing and motorbike performances. The royal family troops also take part in this performance.