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

More about Cho Oyu – the sixth highest mountain in the world

Cho Oyu

  “Cho Oyu” is a Tibetan name given to the 6th highest mountain in the world, meaning ‘Turquoise Goddess’.  The mountain is also known as the ‘Mighty Head’ or the ‘God’s Head’. It stands at 8201m and lies between the border of Nepal and Tibet (China). Cho Oyu is considered as more easily accessible and 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

Trekking in the Wild Country – Makalu Base Camp Trek

Yak Kharka, Makalu Barun National Park, Nepal

  TREKKING IN NEPAL To want to be greeted with spectacular sceneries is very natural and one obvious choice to go to would be any place in the country of the Himalayas. One such country is Nepal, known as a traveler’s (specially a trekker’s) paradise, situated on the laps of the majestic Himalayas! There are Read more

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