Poon Hill Trek: Watch the sun illuminate the majestic Himalayas

Poon Hill viewpoint, Nepal

  The Ghorepani-Poon Hill-Ghandruk trek represents what stunning but still relatively easy trekking in Nepal is all about. This trek is also known as the Annapurna Sunrise Trekking, Poon Hill Trekking, and Annapurna Panorama Trekking. Different names for one of the most popular as well as wonderful, short and easy treks in Nepal. This trek Read more

Rolwaling valley trek: Get the feel of being in Cloud 9!

  Trekking in the Rolwaling region is, how should I describe it – fantastic, beautiful and serene? They all have been used to describe treks in Nepal too many times, yet they hold true for every single one. Let’s just say treks in this region embody all that and more. The trek described in this Read more

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

Gokyo Ri and Gokyo Lake: Best of Both Worlds!

Ngozumba Glacier

Gokyo Ri (5360 m) rests at 17,575 ft above sea level in the Khumbu region of the Himalayas. It’s the mountain top from where you can see the most spectacular panoramic view of the five highest (above 8000m) mountains in the world: Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m), Mt. Lhotse (8501m), Mt. Makalu (8463m) and Read more