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Top reasons to go trekking in Nepal during the off season

Himalayan peak during the monsoon season in Nepal

Top reasons to go trekking in Nepal during the offseason. It is widely established that the Nepal Himalaya’s peak times are October–November and March, and April. However, trekking during the less busy season has its advantages. There are two recognized off-peak seasons for trekking in Nepal – the winter and during the monsoon. The benefits of going on a…

What you need to know about high altitude sickness.

High altitude sickness.

What You Need To Know About High Altitude Sickness For adventure lovers from around the world, trekking in the Himalayas is a favourite bucket-list item. Sadly, such trips have turned deadly in the past due to ill-preparedness and recklessness when trekkers have died of altitude sickness. Altitude sickness strikes you if you are ill-prepared, and…

AM I TOO OLD TO GO TREKKING IN THE HIMALAYAS

71 year old Harry on the Everest Base Camp Trek.

AM I TOO OLD TO GO TREKKING IN THE HIMALAYAS – NEPAL | BHUTAN | TIBET | INDIA ? It is a great healthy lifestyle if you have been hiking/trekking or any form of exercise. However, if you haven’t already done it, you are not the only one; don’t panic! It’s never too late to…

How to choose the right partner or partners for a trekking vacation

a group of people sitting at a picnic table

How to choose the right partner or partners for a trekking vacation.  Trekking is an adventurous activity, and it can be memorable if the right trekking partner or partners accompany you. The right trekking partner can be an essential part of your trekking experience. It would be best if you definitely had a reliable, competent,…

Top fun things to do with children in Nepal

Kid

Things you can do that are not mentioned in the travel guides: Kathmandu 1. Kathmandu Zoo The Kathmandu zoo isn’t well known as some zoos in other countries, but you will be pleasantly surprised by how the animals appear pretty content and well looked after. If you go there on Saturdays (the weekly day off…

A wedding in remote Nepal

A wedding in remote Nepal

Attending a wedding in remote Nepal We recently concluded a trek to remote Sotang Village Municipality’s village to attend and financially support the wedding of our dear and longest-serving staff Chandra and his bride Manku Rai. We had planned it so our previous and new customers could experience cultural immersion by attending a wedding in…

Holi or Fagu Purnima the festivals of color in Nepal

When does Holi take place? 20th and 21st March 2019 The date for Holi or Fagu Purnima changes every according to the Hindu calendar. The Hindu calendar is based on solar and lunisolar calendars. It is very different from the Gregorian calendar, so most essential festivals take place on different dates or even months on…

Corporate Social Responsibility of an adventure tour operator in Nepal

Women's group in Nepal

Corporate Social Responsibility for an adventure tour operator in Nepal. Our founder Rajesh Kumar Tamang aka Raj believes that Charity begins at home. He says our biggest asset is our staff, consisting of happy porters, talented support crew, trekking chefs, and expert trek leaders. He says, “We value our staff highly.. after all, happy staff…

Everest base camp trek with the highest golf tee offs by a foreigner

Everest base camp

Everest base camp trek with the highest golf tee-offs by a foreigner.  I took Harry Tan, a 71-year-old trekker from Singapore, to Everest base camp on a trek (not a climb to the top). I came up with the idea to make this a trek to Everest base camp with a twist. This idea came…