Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Manaslu round trek

Manaslu round trek is 16-day teahouse trip that begins at Arughat after 8 hour’s bus journey from the Kathmandu. The challenging route leads along the bank of Budi Gandaki River Valley to the high pass Larkya La (5106 m) with the interesting hometown of the Highlander Tibetan types of Nepalese people their lifestyle and culture. Read more.........................

Great Himalaya trek

Great Himalaya trek is an adventure hiking along the 1700 km (1056 miles trail) long trail begins from Taplejung district in the east and ends of Humla and Darchula district in the west in 156 days. The majestic views of the mountain over 8000 meters are notable, however, the high passes up to 6200 m above the sea are challenging. The ICIMOD (International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development) and SNV (Netherlands Development Organization, or Stichting Nederlandse Vrijwilligers) proposed developing and official ‘Great Himalaya Trail’ from Kanchenjunga in the east to Api-Saipal in the far west of Nepal in 2006. Their plans are moving ahead with the help of Nepal Tourism Board, Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN), mountaineers and trekking guides. The government accepted the proposal and created the longest trekking route in 2008 with the help of the United Kingdom DFID (Department for International Development), SNV and Nepal Government. Read more............

Tsum Valley trek

Tsum Valley trek is 14-day mountain journeys from subtropical into the treeless alpine zone in Manaslu region. The hiking begins after 8-hour bus tour (Kathmandu-Arughat) via Dhading Besi. A trail along the Budi Gandaki River Valley with a hot spring, waterfall, and spectacular mountain views are fascinating.  It called hidden valley opened in 2008 as a restricted area managed by the Manaslu Conservation Area Project. Traditionally, the valley was a culturally distinct geographical area called ‘Tsum Tso Chuksum’, which means thirteen provinces ruled as a single territory. Tsum comes from the Tibetan word Tsombo translates vivid that obtained the valley name. The remote area in Gorkha district is unique with a dialect, culture, quiet and fresh air. There are sacred mani walls, chortens, and kaanis, which protect the people and settlements from the bad and evil spirits. Read more............

Kanchenjunga base camp trek

Kanchenjunga base camp trek is a 19-day camping trip located eastern Nepal with the border of India, Nepal and China (Tibet). It is a remote area, however, an attraction of the South face of the third world highest Mt Kanchenjunga (8586 m). Walking journey begins after the Kathmandu-Suketar flight. Read more.....

High altitude sickness

High altitude sickness affects a trekker in the mountain after 2400 meters high above the sea level in Nepal. An unusual symptom appears due to a lack of hiking practice, oxygen, plant, temperature and geographical location. The symptoms are a headache, sleeping disturbance, fatigue, loss of appetite and breathing problem. These are feeling during a trekking, expedition and climbing at the alpine pass, mountain base camp, and viewpoint. An irregular mountain causes fast ascending to high elevation. Most of the international travelers from the sea level can be suffered at least 3% with the unusual moment. Read more...

Lower Dolpo trek

Lower Dolpo trek is an adventure 13-day camping trip that lies in the northwest Himalaya Region of Nepal. Tour to remote and highest village with Tibetan types of Nepalese people in the Mountain Valley is interesting. Hiking begins after the Nepalgunj-Juphal flight. An altitude variation is 2300 m to 5200 m high above the sea. The Practice of Tibetan Buddhism culture, polyandry marriage system and caravan trading with yak, horse and sheep are interesting.  Tibetan plateau and this area are similar. Read more....

Upper Dolpo trek

Upper Dolpo trek is a 23-day strenuous camping trip in an alpine settlement that is located northwest Himalaya Region of Nepal. Shey-Phoksundo National Park covers the Dolpa and Mugu districts. Tibetan types of Nepalese people with Vajrayana Buddhism are there. It is an extremely remote area where is lacks of modern technology and infrastructure such as health post, school and enough food. The highest waterfall Suli Gad (167 m long) is situated 3613 m above sea. October to 15th of December and March to May is the best time to hiking there. Read more....

Nar Phu Valley trek

Nar Phu Valley trek offers to travel an untouched and isolated Nar and Phu valleys with beautiful Himalayan peaks in Annapurna region. The mountain journey begins in Bhulbhule (840 m) and ends in Jomsom (2710 m). The destination lies in the Annapurna Circuit trail. Koto village splits the trail of the Annapurna Circuit afterward a track across to the Nar and Phu villages of Manang district. Approximate 500 people live these villages. The guided tour in the rough valley is interesting that lies nearby the border of Tibet. The Tibetan types of Nepalese people with their Buddhism practices fascinated. Read more....

Annapurna circuit trek

Annapurna circuit trek offers the world famous journeys in the river valleys of Marsyangdi and Kali Gandaki with the world biggest pass Thorung La (5416 m) Pass. The round trip begins in Bhulbhule (840 m) after 7 hours bus trip from Kathmandu. The trail is 211 km (131 miles) long offers 15 days strenuous hiking which linked the two valleys. The route is interesting not only by the Trans-Himalaya settlements and panoramic views of Manaslu (8163 m), Annapurna I (8091 m) and Dhaulagiri (8167 m) but also by the deep gorge Kali Gandaki Gorge (6967 m) and the hot spring pool (40° Celsius) at Tatopani (1190 m) fascinated. Friendly Bhotia people, Buddhist culture, and diverse landscapes are remarkable. The best hiking season offers September to November and March to May. Read More....

Everest View trek

Everest View trek offers an alluring glimpse of the highest summit of a globe while walking to the northeastern Himalaya in Nepal. The six days journey begins after Kathmandu-Lukla flight (30 minutes). The natural heritage site of UNESCO, Sagarmatha National Park is the gateway of the holiday. The trekking route passes through the beautiful Dudh Kosi River valley with panoramic views of snow-clad peaks. The viewpoints of Mount Everest (8848 m) are just above the Hillary Bridge, Tengboche (3860 m) and Namche Bazaar (3441 m). The dramatic landscape of the earth has an alpine flora and fauna in the national park. The tour categorized the Everest Mini trek. Read More....

Gokyo Lake trekking

Gokyo Lake trekking is an adventure trip along the valley of yeti and pristine lake with panoramic view of four world highest mountains, such as Cho Oyu (8201m), Mt Everest (8848 m), Lhotse (8516 m) and Mt Makalu (8463 m). Ngozumpa Glacier, Gyachung Kang (7922 m), Cholatse and Taboche are fascinating here. The hiking starts after 30 minute Kathmandu-Lukla (2860 m) flight. Sherpa village, Namche Bazaar with alpine resorts is the gateway of the destination. Two hours walking from Namche Bazaar reach to the left on a rocky mountain nearby Sangnasa to visit the Gokyo Valley. Read more...

Koshi Tappu jungle safari

Kosi Tappu jungle safari is an interesting trip located in the southeastern lowland of Nepal. It is about 500 km far from Kathmandu by road. Fly from Kathmandu to Biratnagar then drive the 40 km road to the wildlife reserve. It is situated at 100 m to 150 m above the sea. It spreads in the Saptari and Sunsari district in the bank of Koshi River. The reserve established in 1976 with the purpose of wild water buffalo (Arna) protection. It is a wetland enlisted the Ramsar in 1987. The reserve is the best bird watching place in Nepal. Read more......Read more.....

Monday, June 20, 2016

Trekking in Nepal

Trekking in Nepal is the most touristic activity for a physically fit and mentally prepared nature and culture lover. It passes through a subtropical land (1000 m) into the alpine zone (5600 m) along the high pass, deep gorge, forest-clad hill, river valley, terraced field and village. Nepal is the best hiking dreamland on earth that wins and solaces the heart of trekkers by the beauty of the Himalaya and Tibetan culture. The Himalayan Region bears an isolated, untouched, formation of nature, including eight of ten highest summits in the world that is only accessible by walking. An air of peace and tranquility, Spectacular Mountain views, snowy paths, rocky steps, trans-Himalayan culture, per-historic cave, Tantric Buddhism and mysterious monasteries motivate tourists. The optimal hiking season remains late September to early December and late February to early May, however, hiking to rain shadow area (Upper Mustang, Dolpo region) in a monsoon and trek to  hill region in winter is also possible. Read more..

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Langtang Valley trek

Langtang Valley trek is a mountain trip along the river valley, Tamang settlement, and yak pasture with a view of snow-clad mountain peaks located northwest of Kathmandu. The journey begins at Syabrubesi after 8 hours bus journey from Kathmandu. It is eight-day moderate hiking in the Langtang National Park.  A camping and teahouse trek is possible with a national park permit and TIMS card. The permit is available at the army post just before Dhunche or at the tourism board in Kathmandu. Tourist can explore a Tamang culture, Tibetan Buddhism, and mountain views throughout September to May. Read more...

Annapurna Base Camp trek

Annapurna base camp trek is ten-day holidays enjoying the massif views of Annapurna (8091 m), Fishtail, Gangapurna, Hiunchuli, and Annapurna South. The hiking begins and ends in Nayapul (1070 m), and across the Ghorepani, Tadapani, and Chomrong village (2070 m). Chomrong, the large Gurung village is the gateway of the Annapurna sanctuary with the Close-up views of Annapurna Himalaya. A trail leads to Dovan, Deurali, MBC and ABC after the Gurung town. Annapurna sanctuary has developed by the Annapurna Conservation Area Project since 1986. This route goes along the Modi River Valley, including Poon Hill view. Trekkers may enjoy an ethnic culture, dress, cuisine, custom, and different languages of Gurung and Magar. Read more..

Everest Base Camp trek

Everest Base Camp trek is an adventure journey to the highest mountain in the world. The twenty-one-day strenuous trip starts after Kathmandu-Jiri bus tour (8 hours). Jiri to Everest base camp trip passes along a beautiful river valley, picturesque village, and diverse landscapes, including the UNESCO heritage site Sagarmatha National Park. Teahouse and camping treks arranged to the second most popular tourist destination in Nepal. A view of Mt Makalu (8463 m), Mt. Lhotse (8516 m), Mt. Everest (8848 m) and Mt. Cho Oyu (8201 m), fascinated.  The Everest Kalapathar (5545 m) journey motivates annually numerous trekkers with the best viewpoint of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, and Pumori with the Khumbu Glacier (32 km) and its Ice Pinnacles. The highest summit Sagarmatha does not see from the base camp. Read more

Trekking in Nepal

Nepal trekking acknowledges an adventure journey by foot on the highest mountain and deepest valley for a few days or a month.  A typical day’s walk lasts five to seven hours, including ascends and descends on the mountain rough trail enjoying a view of majestically standing mountains, diverse landscapes, and picturesque villages. A trekker can follow each step of the Himalayan pioneers, including Bill Tilman (1949), Maurice Herzog (1950), Toni Hagen (1950), Tenzing Norgay, Edmund Hillary (1953), Junko Tabei (1975), Reinhold Messner (1978), Prince Charles (1980), Jimmy Carter (1985), Apa Sherpa (1990), Pasang Lhamu Sherpa (1993), Yuichiro Miura (2013), and Prince Harry (2016). Every day hiking activity changed from one camp to another with a new experience.
Nepal trekking categorized normal, controlled, and guided trip with an easy, moderate, and strenuous grade. A teahouse, camping, homestay, and backpacking treks are available. Numerous local and foreign hiking agencies and organizations operate in groups in various regions of Nepal. Treks are organized either for ten to twenty people or for small groups. Trekking permits, TIMS Card, rescue insurance, well equipment and a professional guide are required. Visitors can start and end a trek in Kathmandu, Pokhara, Lukla, Jiri, Tumlingtar, Syabrubesi, Sundarijal, Nepalgunj, Juphal, Jomsom, and Besishahar. These places accessed by an air and surface transportation. Annual 200000 travelers, especially from America, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, England, Germany, Italy, India, Malaysia, Norway, Netherland, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, and Taiwan. The history of the trek has started since 1950. The 33 trekking peaks are opened for trekkers.Read more..