Nepal Trekking

Discover the riches of Nepal with Valley Ridge Trek

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Valley Ridge trek is an easy trek offering with the distant views of snowy mountains, and an idea of the typical Nepali countryside life and ethnic culture. This Valley Ridge trekking is best suited for those who are traveling with children, families, students who do not have enough time for longer treks into the high mountains. Our Valley Ridge trek starts from just an hour drive from Katmandu City. The trek leads through the hills facing to the north-east of Langtang Himalayan Range with the magnificent views of the Mountain. The whole trail of Valley Ridge trek offers the best mountain views.

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Tourist check-post set up in Muktinath

MYAGDI, Dec 1: The establishment of a tourist check-post and an information center at Muktinath of Mustang, known as the district beyond the Himalaya, has caused convenience to tourists coming for the district visit.

The Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) set up the check-post with a view to keeping full details of tourists entering the district and arriving for trekking in the Thorang La mountain pass, according to ACAP Jomsom Chief Bidur Kuinkel. Read More

Tourist route planned through Chitwan National Park

CHITWAN, NOV 30 – With an aim to boost living standards of local residents, Chitwan National Park is developing a 24km tourist route from Sauraha to Madi, covering four Village Development Committees (VDCs).

It takes around two days for tourists to reach Madi from Sauraha. If the new route comes into operation, tourists can hike till Madi by the evening if they start early in the morning.

A team comprising tourism entrepreneurs, conservation officers, members of consumers association and media persons , among others, travelled along the proposed route on Friday. It took around 12 hours for them to cover the route. Read More

Nepal in Forbes Ten Coolest Places to Visit in 2015 list

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Forbes Life, a supplement of the business magazine Forbes, has named Nepal in its ‘The 10 Coolest Places To Visit In 2015’ list on its website Forbes.com.

The ‘Coolest Places’ list is a guide on destinations to prioritize for 2015 which are ‘right at that sweet spot between sleepy backwater and developed destination’.

“What must we see right now, before it changes forever?” its writer Ann Abel asks. “What’s newly safe or newly uncovered?” Read More

Experience Nepal: Your Dream Holiday

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For decades, travelers and trekkers worldwide have been captivated by the enigmatic history, fascinating Himalayas, alluring culture and warm people of Nepal. Experience Nepal like no other with our eclectic mix of adventure, diverse landscape and exotic culture! Here are some of the noteworthy attractions not to be missed from our Experience Nepal Tour:

UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Kathmandu valley, comprising of the then mini kingdoms Kathmandu, Lalitpur and Bhaktapur, alone has 7 World Heritage Cultural sites within a radius of 15 kilometers. Kathmandu Durbar Square is rich with ancient palaces with spectacular art and architecture. Pashupatinath Temple is one of the holiest places for Hindus. The ancient Boudhanath Stupa is one of the largest stupas in the world and the Swayambhunath Stupa meaning the “the self-existent” is popular among foreigners as the Monkey Temple owing to the large monkey population residing in the area. Read More

Bask in the splendor of Annapurna Circuit Trek

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The Annapurna Circuit, as the three-week trekking path is called, is a popular route, nicknamed the Apple Pie Trek for its famously well-stocked lodges. The circuit is a three-week journey through the pristine valleys and villages of the Annapurna range. Most start on the Besisahar side and walk from Besisahar to Chamje (2 days) along the dirt road. This stretch is beautiful—it meanders up the Marsyangdi River valley with the big mountains lurking behind. The circuit is popular because it allows trekkers to pass through diverse terrain, from jungle to high alpine, and passes through a region dominated by Tibetan Buddhist culture. Read More

New trekking route ‘Loluphera’ identified

BABIYACHGAUR, Myagdi, Oct 30: A new trekking route has been established by integrating religious, historical and natural beauty embedded in the west Nepal.

The trekking route namely ´´Loluphera´ has been identified including over a dozen tourism sites of Dhaulagiri, Gandaki, Lumbini and Karnali zones.

The task of geographical mapping is underway after undertaking a primary feasibility study as part of the implementation of an idea of establishing trekking route connecting Lomanthang of Mustang to Lumbini and Fewa Lake of Pokhara to Rara Lake of Mugu, said Loluphera Trekking Route Campaign Coordinator Krishna KC said. Read More

Khumbu listed among Lonely Planet’s 10 best regions

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KATHMANDU, OCT 29 – Lonely Planet has placed Nepal’s Khumbu region among the 10 best regions to explore in 2015. Khumbu is also known as the Everest region.

The guide book has placed Nepal in the sixth spot after Gallipoli in Turkey, Rocky Mountain National Park in the US, Toledo in Belize, Tasmania in Australia and Norway Arctic in Norway. Read More