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A beginner’s guide to camping trek in Nepal

Although immensely popular, these days, camping trek is a lot less popular than one might assume. All major trekking trails from east to west are dotted with teahouses, aligned parallelly across stone-paved streets; thus, removing even the remotest need for camps. However, if you are looking for a more authentic trekking experience, far from the comfort of teahouses, camping trek is the perfect choice for

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high passes trekking in nepal

The five high passes treks for guaranteed epic views

Nepal, synonymous to the term “Himalayan Shangri-La”, is home to a crazy number of peaks. Whenever someone embarks on a trekking experience, there is one question that will inevitably follow: How high did you go? Although you may be tempted to go higher and higher, you will always have to keep the country’s difficult topography and altitude on your mind. Just the trekking trails in

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low altitude treks in nepal

5 best low-altitude treks in the Himalayans

The Nepalese Himalayans are the ultimate destination for any mountain lover. With the rugged trails to the Everest, Annapurna and beyond, the country offers some of the Himalaya’s most accessible and incredible treks. Thousands of trekkers come in troops to experience the ‘journey of a lifetime’ in this Trekker’s Paradise. That is because nowhere in the world can you trek for days on end in

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Makalu Base Camp Trek

Meals and accommodation during trekking in Nepal

Fueled by the myriad of resources to explore and yet to discover, Nepal is at the zenith of trekking destinations. Known widely as the ‘Trekkers Paradise’, Nepal consists of numerous trekking routes that will leave you mesmerized all the way to your heart. Set on the lap of the world’s most magnificent mountains, the major areas for trekking are set in the Everest Region, Annapurna

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adventurous trek in nepal

4 Best adventurous treks in Nepal

Nepal’s lowest elevation point is in Terai at 59m and highest elevation point is the top of Everest at 8,848m. These two points are just 200 meters apart, in a straight line. Such is the geographical diversity of Nepal. Over the decades, the country has evolved into a trekker’s paradise. Hundreds of thousands of visitors arrive in the country annually for trekking solely. Thus, naturally,

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ghorepani poonhill trek

Five best highlights of Poon Hill and Ghorepani Trek

It would not be wrong to say that Poon Hill and Ghorepani trek is the most popular trek of the recent times. With magnificent treks leading to the heart of Everest and Annapurna region, it might be hard to believe that this short trek in the Myagdi district of Nepal tops the popularity chart. But that very easy accessibility has made it the number one

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The best off the beaten treksi

The best off the beaten treks in Nepal

Dalai Lama once said, “Once a year, travel somewhere you’ve never been to.” In fact, if you travel often, travel somewhere no one has ever been to. While it’s an absolutely enticing experience to visit places that make it to the mainstream, it’s a whole new thing to explore the unchartered territories only a few have marked their presence in. Nepal is one of those

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Top 10 Treks in Nepal 2018 | Popular to Off the beaten Trails

When one thinks of Nepal, one thinks of the Himalayas and the ways to get closer to them. The best way to get up-front views of the high Himalayas of Nepal is through trekking. Nepal is one of the only destinations that provide a plethora of options for trekking, with each trail equally thrilling like the other. Trekking in Nepal is comprised of amazing snowy

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best high passes treks in Nepal

5 best high passes treks in Nepal

If you have had a longstanding love for the Himalayans, crossing its enthralling passes maybe something that you have always looked forward to. However, crossing these high passes is not something that you can do on a whim. For it, you need a strong determination, willpower, and the thirst to complete it. It is something that is only meant for the true adventure seekers. Here, we have listed our picks

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Top 10 Trekking Peaks in Nepal | Most Popular Peaks for Climbing

Nepal, the land of the Himalayas, is known all over the world for housing eight of the fourteen 8000m mountains in the world. While the high Himalayas are popular among mountaineers from around the globe, there are several “trekking peaks” in the country which have been equally successful in inviting adventurers who want to do more than trekking but aren’t quite ready for mountain expedition.

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Everest Heli Treks | Get the best of Everest in a single trip

In the world of adventure tourism, one destination stands out as the premier playground for trekking, and mountaineering. A place with incredible natural beauty and deep cultural traditions. Every spring the world turns its attention to this theater in the mountains and gazes to Mt Everest, rising 8,848 meters asl the highest peak in the world. It is nestled deep among the mighty Himalayan Mountains

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How to train for Everest Base Camp Trek

How to train for Everest Base Camp Trek? A questions that is asked by many adventure lovers who wish to step into the base camp of world’s highest mountain and yet are unaware of challenges it involves and preparation it requires. Everest Base Camp Trek is the premier trek that most ardent backpackers, hikers, and lovers of wild places aspire to. When the dream turns

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Upper Mustang

Walled Capital of Kingdom of Lo | Upper Mustang

A Tibetan warrior, Ame Pal, ventured into the seemingly desolate fertile plains of Upper Mustang where he founded the walled capital Lo Manthang. Situated in the vastness of the desert-like area, Lo Manthang bore a breathtakingly enchanting area of civilization which thrived in tranquility. Ame Pal was then responsible to overlooks the construction of the high walls around the village and the fortress of Ketcher

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Trekking in nepal

Trekking in Nepal: How to get started!

Always wanted to walk along the ridges of Mother Nature and feel the magic of the great Himalayas? You’ve come to the right place! Read our blog below to find out basic things you need to know about trekking in Nepal. Nepal is a landlocked country in South Asia located mainly in the Himalayas and the best destination for trekking involving the most exquisite vistas. It

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