10 Fascinating facts about the alluring Annapurna

  Are you interested to know some very interesting facts about the stunning Annapurna Mountain? Well then, read on! The glaciers of Annapurna feed the rivers in the region turning the landscapes at the lower elevation into fertile land filled with lush green forests rich in wildlife and vegetation. Hence, the mountain was bestowed with Read more

Langtang Valley Trek: Good food & a whole lot of nature

Langtang Valley

  One of the treks nearer to Kathmandu is the short Langtang Valley trek. Even though it’s short, it sees fewer trekkers unlike the ever-popular Everest and Annapurna treks, which see thousands of trekkers every year. There is a simple story as to how Langtang got its name which goes something like this – a long Read more

Dhaulagiri I: The White Mountain in Nepal

Mount Dhaulagiri, Nepal

  Seventh highest peak in the world, Dhaulagiri I stands tall at 8167m high above the clouds in north central Nepal. This mountain massif is the highest mountain entirely situated within the boundary of Nepal. The name Dhaulagiri meaning ‘The White Mountain’, was given for its massive peak covered in snow and ice all year around. Read more

Danger of High Adventure – Altitude Sickness

Trekking Nepal

  Every year there are thousands of trekkers who make the journey to Nepal for the sole purpose of finding adventure in the Himalayas. Adventure will certainly be found, but it comes along with dangers posed by the high altitudes. One such danger is Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), which if ignored or left untreated can Read more

Rara Lake Trek: Discover the Blue Gem of Western Nepal

Rara Lake

  Rara Lake trek is perfect for the wilderness lovers, those who seek solitude and want to rediscover themselves. Unlike the Everest or Annapurna treks, you’ll not find many settlements in this area as you move further up the trail. The pristine beauty of Rara Lake thus preserved, is not only the main destination of Read more

LoLu-FeRa: New Trekking Frontier in Western Nepal

Peace Pagoda

  Two trails, Lo Manthang – Lumbini (LoLu) and Fewa Lake – Rara Lake (FeRa), are new additions to the trekking routes in Nepal, especially to be promoted as cultural heritage trails. These particular trekking routes are developed targeting Hindu and Buddhist travelers who come to Nepal as pilgrims. Travelers and trekkers alike are constantly Read more

Everest 3 Passes Trek: An Epic Journey into the Heart of the Himalayas!

Everest Three Passes, Nepal

  The Everest 3 Passes trek is the epitome of true trekking in Nepal. It’s a long and arduous journey that combines some of the highest mountain passes in the world with the Everest Base Camp Trek, Gokyo Lakes Trek and two other treks in the lower Khumbu region. If you want to describe the Read more