Panch Pokhari: An underrated trek to the five holy lakes!

Panch Pokhari, Sindhupalchok

  Panch Pokhari comes from the words Panch meaning five and Pokhari meaning lake. Hundreds of pilgrims, both Hindus and Buddhists make a journey to these five lakes on the day of Janai Purnima every year. As this place is still lesser known among the trekkers because of the lack of active promotion, it has Read more

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

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

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