Mountaineering in Nepal can be termed as number one adventurous activities conducted till date. Nepal consists of all eight highest peaks around the globe leaving the 2nd and the 9th ones. Nepal is a paradise for the mountaineers who seek the new taste of climbing. The option varies for all kind of climbers where peaks ranging from the 5000 meters lower elevation peaks to above 8000 meters and some of them are Pumori, Amadablam, Baruntse are considered the popular among the mountaineers climbing 6000m & 7000m peaks where as Dhaulagiri, Makalu, Manaslu, Lhotse, Everest are the famous among the mountaineers climbing 8000 meter peaks. It is one of the most thrilling experience for the climbers to reach the top of the world i.e. Mount Everest. Mountaineering in Nepal consists of no other options so different mountaineers come to Nepal just for the experience of the incredible adventure. There are some peaks which can be climbed with basic climbing skills and also other mountains which need a greater experience and skills in climbing. Continue reading
Where is Mt. Everest? Mt. Everest; 29029 ft (8848 m) tall is the highest part on earth at its summit lying at the Mahalangur range of the Himalayas. If measured form centre; this mountain is the fifth highest peak. The highest panoramic peak Mount Everest is situated in the Solukhumbu district of Nepal at Sagarmatha Zone at latitude of 27°59’1” North and longitude of 86°55’31” East. The neighboring peaks are Lhotse 8516m (27940ft), Nuptse 7855m (25771ft) and Changtse 7580m (2470ft). Continue reading
Where is Nepal?
Nepal is a small kingdom of the Himalayas located between two giants India on Southern, Eastern and Western part and the Tibetan autonomous region of the people’s republic of China on the Northern side. Nepal lies in the South Asian region covering the area of 147181 sq. km and the latitude and longitude are described as 26’12’ & 30’27’ North and 80 degree 4’ and 88 degree 12’ east. This country is the 93rd largest country of the world; according to its area. The approximate population is 32 million and there are over 100 ethnic group and 70 spoken languages in this country. The unique topography of the country consists of the world’s deepest gorge ‘Kali- Gandaki’ to the world’s highest point at the summit of Everest (8848 m). The rectangular shaped country lengths 885 km from east to west and the breadth varies from 145 to 241 km from south to north. There are more than 240 peaks over 20000 ft (6096 m) in the country. The main attraction found in this region for tourists in this region are the incredible mountain scenarios, breathtaking hill stations, incredible species of flora and fauna, fast and furious rivers, dense forests and many more. Continue reading
It is almost impossible to choose between the best places of Nepal because all the destinations are equally best, beautiful and important from the eyes of any traveler. It would be a misfortune for the traveler if any of the travel destinations is missed. Although we have explained about some of the best places to see in Nepal which are as follows:- Continue reading
Everest base camp
Everest is one of the most blissful destinations for the trekkers. The panoramic views of different mountain ranges seen in this region would obviously inspire anybody to enjoy the trails again and again. There are mainly two base camps for climbing mount Everest; one is south base camp in Nepal ranging at the altitude of 5364 meters ( 17,598 ft) and North base camp in China at the altitude of 5150 meters (16900 ft).During the walk you can enjoy the flora and fauna from different level of the altitudes. Sherpa are the main traditional group found in this region and they will offer you a great hospitality. Almost all people above the age of 16 are able to communicate in English with you so you can take help from them if you are confused in your path. Continue reading
If you are seeking of any adventurous activity in Nepal; trekking may be one of the best activities here. Trekking is an adventurous activities performed in the trekking trails where normally the means of transportation is not sufficient. You can enjoy the panoramic mountain views as well as flora and fauna during the period of your trekking. Don’t be confused with the word hiking; it is just a part of trekking. Hiking is a walk less than 24 hours but you should cross different trails which includes of wildlife, nature, culture, and other panoramic views in trekking. Nepal can be termed as the finest and number one trekking destinations in the world. Here you can enjoy the deepest Point starting from 60 meters to the highest peak on earth i.e. Mt. Everest (8848 m.). Trekking in Nepal is one of the most pleasing activities you will ever experience in your lifetime. Among ten highest peaks on earth; eight lies here excluding the mountain on second and ninth position. Your hunger for trekking will never be satisfied with the experience of trekking in the Kingdom of Himalayas (i.e. Nepal). Continue reading