Gosainkunda Trek: In The Footsteps Of Pilgrims

Gosainkunda Lake, Langtang, Nepal

  ABOUT THE TREK One of the major pilgrim sites in Nepal, Gosainkunda Lake is situated at an elevation of 4400m. There are 108 lakes in the area of various sizes in Rasuwa district and is a Ramsar site, listed by an international treaty for the conservation and sustainable utilization of wetlands, under the protection 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

How to trek to Everest Base Camp

Mount Everest has captivated intrepid men and women since the 1920s. The exploits of legends such as George Mallory, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay put the mighty mountain on the map; thousands have followed, making huge sacrifices – many with their lives – in their own attempts to the summit. But today, the trek Read more

Trekking Peaks

For those interested in climbing snowbound peaks but who are not quite mountaineers, trekking peaks could be the thing for you. Trekking Peaks are peaks ranging from 5500 to about 6600 meters in height which have been approved for commercial climbing by the Nepal Mountaineering Association and the government of Nepal.  These peaks are called Read more