Netra Tal Itinerary

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Day 01 You arrive in Kathmandu where your Nepal adventure begins After clearing through immigration and customs at the airport, you are met by our friendly staff and transferred to our hotel in the heart of the city, Thamel. The area is within walking distance of all major restaurants, unique shops and well equipped outdoor gear outfitters to help you purchase and trekking gear that you may require. The afternoon is left open to rest and explore the surrounding local attractions. Day 02 Kathmandu to Netra Tal – Mantari (Sky Camp … Read more

Everest Base Camp Trek Video

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An 18 minute video of the Everest Base Camp Trek tips from Lukla via Namche Bazaar filmed by Robin Wallace. This video will give you a good idea what to expect on your Everest Base Camp trek. … Read more

Help Planning Your Everest Base Camp Trek

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So you are thinking about trekking to the base camp of Everest in Nepal, but the planning is making your head swim. In fact, you have never traveled to a foreign country or trekked anywhere. What do you do? Don't worry Himalayan Mountain Treks is here to help. Step one, Pick one of our eight treks, such as Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit or Everest Gokyo Trek. Use our site to make your decision. Once you decide on your destination, fill out this form to customize your trip. If you have any questions feel to email us. Keep in mind that … Read more

Weather for your Everest base camp trek in the Himalayas

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Nepal's climate varies according to the season, the region and the altitude. If there are heavy rains in Kathmandu there can be blizzards in the mountain passes of Everest. With this in mind and the fact that—like all great mountains—the Himalaya creates their own weather Everest trekkers should be prepared for all types of of weather with plenty of warm, waterproof clothes. The best time for doing the Everest base camp trek is from early September to early December (Autumn) or March to end May (Spring). Autumn generally has clear … Read more

National Geographic Tackles Everest

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The two-month expedition seeks to repeat the historic climb of the 1963 National Geographic-sponsored American Mount Everest Expedition, almost 50 years after that first American ascent. Mountaineer Conrad Anker and photographer Cory Richards will attempt the risky West Ridge route. At the same time a second team with additional climbers from The North Face and National Geographic writer Mark Jenkins will take on the mountain’s Southeast Ridge. Follow the action here … Read more

Everest Gokyo Trek Itinerary

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View Everest Goyko Trek in a larger map The interactive profile map shows the Everest Gokyo region plus you can follow the trekking route for the Everest Gokyo Trek.  Also, click the “earth” button in the top right hand corner to see the amazing geography of the Everest Gokyo region in Nepal.  The Everest Gokyo Trek itinerary listed below shows the days needed for the trek plus details for each day of trekking. Day 01 Fly Kathmandu to Lukla. Trek to Phakding. Day 02 Trek to Namche. Day 03 Acclimatization day with optional hikes … Read more

Upper Dolpo Itinerary

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View Upper Dolpo Trek in a larger map The interactive profile map shows the Upper Dolpo region plus you can follow the trekking route for the Upper Dolpo Trek.  Also, click the “earth” button in the top right hand corner to see the amazing geography of the Upper Dolpo region in Nepal.  The Upper Dolpo Trek itinerary listed below shows the days needed for the trek plus details for each day of trekking. Day 01 Arrive at Kathmandu. You will be taken to your hotel. Day 02 Take a flight from Kathmandu to Nepalganj. Fly to Juphal. Begin … Read more

Round Dhaulagiri Trek Itinerary

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View Round Dhaulagiri Trek in a larger map The interactive profile map shows the Dhaulagiri region plus you can follow the trekking route for the Dhaulagiri Trek.  Also, click the “earth” button in the top right hand corner to see the amazing geography of the Dhaulagiri region in Nepal.  The Round Dhaulagiri Trek Itinerary listed below shows the days needed for the trek plus details for each day of trekking. Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu and be driven to your Hotel Day 02: Full day spent doing a Kathmandu Valley guided tour Day … Read more

Mount Kanchenjunga Itinerary

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View Mount Kanchenjunga in a larger map The interactive profile map shows the Kanchenjunga region plus you can follow the trekking route for Option 2 of the Kanchenjunga Trek.  Also, click the “earth” button in the top right hand corner to see the amazing geography of the Kanchenjunga region in Nepal.  The Kanchenjunga Trek itinerary listed below shows the days needed for all three treks plus details for each day of trekking. Itinerary Option 1: Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu, driven to Hotel Day 02: Full day Kathmandu valley Guided … Read more

Mount Manaslu Itinerary

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View Mount Manaslu Trek in a larger map The interactive profile map shows the Mount Manslu region plus you can follow the trekking route for the Mount Manaslu Trek.  Also, click the "earth" button in the top right hand corner to see the amazing geography of the Mount Manaslu region in Nepal.  The Mount Manaslu Trek itinerary listed below shows the days needed for the trek plus details for each day of trekking. Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1340m) and transfer to Hotel. You'll be met at the airport by a representative from … Read more