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Layering for trekking and climbing in nepal

Layering for trekking and climbing in nepal

Of the fundamental aspects to consider when planning a trek or expedition to Nepal, clothing and layering are major considerations. Landing in a warm, temperate climate at Kathmandu (1300 meters altitude) and then reaching the base of the world’s highest mountain at approximately 5300 meters within days—or climbing a peak of 6000+ meters, or even ascending the planet’s highest point—makes clothing and the approach to

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Top 10 tips for Annapurna Circuit Trek

Top 10 Tips for Annapurna Circuit Trek

Are you dreaming of trekking to Annapurna Circuit? Then read this blog where we present you with our top 10 tips for Annapurna Circuit trek to ensure a safe and memorable trekking experience.  The Annapurna Circuit Trek is a testament to the Himalayas’ natural beauty and attraction. It’s one of the most famous treks in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It’s a classic trek, covering

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Luxury Treks in Nepal

Here meets the grandeur of nature with the lavish embrace of gratification – Welcome to the “Luxury Treks in Nepal!” Join us as we redefine indulgence in the mesmerizing land of Nepal. Nepal, surrounded by the towering Himalayan ranges, is a country with splendid natural beauty and rich cultural history. Nepal is frequently linked with adventure and trekking and provides a wide range of activities, including a luxurious getaway

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Latest Nepal Arrival Protocols

The Government of Nepal has revoked all the previous arrival and departure protocols for tourists visiting Nepal. With this new protocol, Nepal has eased the entry protocols by removing all pre-arrival testing requirements.   Effective March 11, 2022, a new arrival protocol is introduced, on which fully vaccinated travellers will be allowed to visit Nepal without having to do any pre-arrival COVID testing.    “Fully

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Nepal government removes mandatory quarantine

Nepal government removes quarantine and resumes on-arrival visas

Nepal government has decided to remove quarantine for fully vaccinated travellers and has resumed visa-on-arrival service effective from Friday, Sept 24, 2021.  The council of ministers meeting held on Tuesday has announced new arrival protocols under which fully vaccinated tourists coming from abroad do not have to stay in quarantine and will be provided visas on arrival.  Vaccinated Tourists: If you have received both doses

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himalayan holidays for 2024

Himalayan Holidays for 2024

Top 10 Himalayan holidays for 2024 for you to choose from for your next adventure Thinking of where to visit in 2024? Why not see more of Nepal? From the high Himalayan mountains to the plain lowland of Terai, Nepal is made up of so many diverse Himalayan holidays that it’s hard to decide which place in Nepal deserves the distinction. With so diverse destinations,

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Company for Everest base camp trek

Book Now & Pay Later

Even at the worst time, wouldn’t it be nice to have something to look forward to? Keeping this in mind, we have amended our trip booking policy for the time being allowing interested travellers to book the trip with a minimal deposit payable and offering maximum flexibility. Yes, you read it right, book now and pay the trip amount later.  We have a wide range

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Bouddhanath Stupa

COVID-19 Nepal: Updates and Advices

22nd July 2020 Nepal Tourism Commence | Government allows tourism activities for the upcoming season On 21 July 2020, a high-level committee announced that all tourism-related activities will resume for the upcoming autumn season. With the resume of international commercial passenger flights, the government has announced that all trekking, climbing and other tourism-related activities can commence. Trekking and climbing permits will be issued for the

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top 10 tips for island peak climbing

Top 10 Tips for Island Peak Climbing

With over 3o years of experience in mountaineering in the Himalayas, we have guided many climbers from around the world to the summit of Himalayan peaks. This gives us the perspective to be able to offer some tips for climbing Island Peak safely and successfully. For each climb, we help prepare our clients in the best way and guide them on the field ensuring safety

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Prayer Flags

Things you should know about Prayer Flag

Prayer Flag is a colourful and rectangular cloth comprising of five different colours holds a strong belief in the Buddhist community. One of the most common sights that catch your attention beside the mountains while trekking and climbing in the Himalayas are the prayer flags. When you arrive in Nepal, the one thing that you will notice from the city, up to the mountains, through

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Do's and Don'ts in Nepal

Do’s and Don’ts in Nepal | Nepal Guide

Nepal a small Himalayan nation located in southeast Asia is a multicultural and multilingual country. In a small nation with just a total area of 147,181 sq. km you can find more than 100 ethnic groups with over 100 different spoken languages living in harmony. With many ethnic groups and their own beliefs and traditions; the cultural shock is usual to occur. Nepal is a

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Best places to visit in Nepal

Best Places to Visit in Nepal

You must have read other blogs stating top places to visit in Nepal, giving you an idea of the places perhaps with insights and tips. While we do not deny any facts or posts you have read, we being in the Adventure Travel Industry with a wealth of experiences and having been to the far-flung corner to the Himalayan nation have also listed the best

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Lumbini

Top 10 facts about Lumbini: Birthplace of Lord Buddha

Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha is a Buddhist pilgrimage site located in the Rupandehi district of Nepal. Queen Mahamayadevi on the way from her home in Kapilvastu to her parents home gave birth to the Lord Buddha after she suddenly went into labour at a beautiful garden, which is now known to the world as Lumbini. Top 10 facts about Lumbini 1. Lumbini during

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Adventurous things in Nepal

10 Adventurous things you can do in Nepal

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So, throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain Nepal as known to many as the land of the Himalayas or Everest is also a home for different adventurous

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Nepal tourist visa fees

Nepal Tourist Visa Fees (Updated July 2019)

The Nepal government has chosen to raise the visa fees for foreigners visiting Nepal. The decision of the government to raise the visa fees for tourists will become effective from July 17, according to the Department of Immigration (DoI). According to the new amendments on the Visa fees, foreigners visiting Nepal on a 15-day multiple entries tourist visa will now have to pay $30, up

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