Tips for Staying Safe and Healthy in Nepal

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Crime The Khumbu region is a very safe part of Nepal and has very rare incidents of violent crime. This doesn’t mean you should let your guard down. You are in a foreign country and with the amount of travelers streaming through the area on treks theft can happen. It is always a good idea to keep your valuables where you can see them. Altitude Sickness Altitude sickness affects even young and healthy people and is a common problem in Khumbu. The symptoms of altitude sickness are dizziness, palpitations and/or severe headaches. If you … 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

Everest Gokyo Trekking

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The 20 day Everest Gokyo Trek is popularly known as the " The Ultimate Trek." It has almost everything that Nepal has to offer: stunning mountain views from Chukung, Kala Pathar and Gokyo Ri, fascinating villages and Tibetan Buddhist monasteries and the culture and hospitality of the endearing Sherpa people. The adventure begins with a flight to Lukla (2,805m/9,200ft). You will then trek up to Kala Pathar view point (5,550m/18,200ft) and continue by venturing off the main trail to cross the Cho La pass (5,422m/17,783ft) into the Gokyo Valley. … Read more

Upper Dolpo Trekking

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The trek to Upper Dolpo was only opened in 1989. The Dolpo region is hard to match for its breathtaking beauty. The trek is 16 days long and during your trek you will be able to have the opportunity to visit the nomadic people and their unforgettable culture. The Dolpo Himalayas offer an endless variety of landscapes, cultures and great people. This unbounded diversity makes it a destination you can visit over and over again. It becomes even more interesting and attracting with every time you return. Lying in the rain shadow area of the … Read more

Round Dhaulagiri Trek

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The Dhaulagiri Range (White Mountain) is separated from the Annapurna region by the Kali Gandaki Gorge (deepest in the world).  It includes fifteen peaks above 7000m. The trek is strenuous and you will need some mountaineering knowledge. The trek will take you to Magdi Glacier, Dhaulagiri Base camp (4750m), French Pass (5360m) (highest point of the trek)in addition to several peaks such as Putali Himal and Tukuche Peak. From these peaks you will have stunning views of the Dhaulagiri range. A hidden snow valley (after crossing French pass) … Read more

Kanchenjunga Third Highest Mountain Base Camp Trek

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This isolated trek is on the Eastern edge of Nepal. Mount Kanchangunga the third highest peak of the world. At 8596 meters this massive peak dominates the southern range of the Himalayas. This section of Nepal only opened to trekking in 1988, which explains its richness of traditional culture. This is one of the longer treks we offer and has many possibilities for extra days to explore different areas that are surrounded by many great mountains in eastern Nepal. The Kanchangunga area has many high summits of which three are above 8,000 meters … Read more

Mount Manaslu Nepal Trekking

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Manaslu is one of the most spectacular treks in the Himalayan Mountain Range. It will reward the adventurous with an unparalleled alpine experience which is comparable to the Annapurna circuit. Mount Manaslu, the 8th highest peak on Earth, locally known as the 'mountain of the spirit', is one of the most spectacular Mountains in Nepal. It is also one of the most challenging treks in Nepal. The trek weaves its way through the Manaslu unspoiled region that had been off-limits until recently. It is now only open to organized trekking parties. The … Read more

Upper Mustang Trekking

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Mustang is located in the northern central part of Nepal near the origins of the Kali Gandaki River. It has been open for the treks since 1992. It is the most mysterious and least known region of Nepal. The landscape of Mustang resembles a barren moonscape of eroded sandstone pillars and crumbling moraine terraces. Mustang is known for its colorful layers of reds, yellows and brown earth. Mustang is often referred to as the Hidden Valley. It is relatively easy trekking for all ages. It follows the permitted route to Lo Manthang a small country … Read more

Annapurna Circuit Itinerary

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View Annapurna Circuit in a larger map The interactive profile map shows the Annapurna region plus you can follow the trekking route for the Annapurna Circuit.  Also, click the "earth" button in the top right hand corner to see the amazing geography of the Annapurna region in Nepal.  The Annapurna Circuit itinerary listed below shows the days needed for the trek plus details for each day of trekking. Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu. Our tour guide will be at the airport to take you to your hotel. Day 02: Kathmandu Valley guided … Read more

Annapurna Circuit

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The Annapurna Circuit Trek is a 23 day trek that is considered one of the classic and most rewarding trips in Nepal. The hike circles the Annapurna massif and begins at either the town of Bhote Order or Gorkha, west of Kathmandu and ending at Pokhara. For the majority of the trek there are spectacular views of the peaks of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Machhapuchre. The high point of the trek ascends to 5414m while traversing Throng Pass, from the arid valley of the upper Manang. This is where the Tibeto- Buddhists call home. It continues down to … Read more