Recently we had a client with very unrealistic expectations about trekking in Nepal. As a result he found his experience somewhat lacking. Reflecting on this rare situation made me think about all the amazing things you’re likely to miss out on when you trek Nepal if you only focus on whether or not your expectations are being met. That’s why
Last time I trekked in the Everest region, I was lucky enough to capture some great shots. But having spent so much time in Nepal, I was interested to see this beautiful country through fresh eyes! I met Bernd Scheerer from Germany and his lovely wife Daniela several times along the trail. One of the many great things about trekking
When you trek with Nepalorama to Ghorepani Poon Hill or Annapurna Base Camp, you’re in for a real treat! After a strenuous trek you’ll have the chance to bathe in the natural hot springs at Jhinu Danda! After checking into your teahouse, hike steeply down for 30 minutes through lush forest rich with flora and fauna including spectacular rhododendrons in
In this short Nepalorama client interview, we asked Ellie and Jan from the UK what they thought about their trek in Nepal. They trekked with our founder Krishna in the Langtang Valley in September 2018. They didn’t quite make it all the way to the holy lakes of Gosaikunda due to heavy rain – but it didn’t dampen their spirits!
A huge 7.8 earthquake struck Nepal in April 2015, killing nearly 9,000 people and destroying many more homes. The village of Langtang was completely destroyed by a massive landslide. 243 people lost their lives. Trekking in the Langtang region was always next on my list – that was before the earthquake. It turned out I had to wait a while
Elliot and his friends trekked with our Founder – Krishna in 2015. He wrote a great blog ‘The Hardest Journey’ about his experience that we want to share with you! You can read about their incredible adventure and get a taste for what it’s like trekking Nepal here. “Most of all, thanks to our superb guide Krishna Adhikari who made
On most treks you’ll certainly see yaks in Nepal! These incredible, prehistoric looking creatures have many uses in the Himalaya. Just be careful not to get in their way! I saw yaks for the first time when I trekked to Everest Base Camp. They were carrying provisions in the Sherpa village of Khumjung above Namche Bazaar. They were decorated with