Nepal is a small country of area 147, 181 sq km with the low lying kanchan kalan (63m) to highest point of the Earth Mt Everest (8848m). Nepal is a home to 125 diverse ethnic groups who have their own different tradition, culture, lifestyles. There are 13000 mountains above 6000m height. Out of them 122 are opened for expedition. Eight of the fourteen eight thou sanders of the world lie in Nepal. Sagarmatha 8848m, Kanchenjunga 8586 m, Lhotse 8516 m, Makulu 8463 m, Choyu 8201 m, Dhaulagiri 8167 m, Manaslu 8163 m and Annapurna I 8091 m. The so called cold dessert of Nepal Mustang and Dolpo are famous for trekking. Seasons in Nepal are divided into spring, early summer, summer monsoon, early autumn, Late Autumn and winter. Nepal can be visited the whole year round. The world heritage sites of Nepal are Chitwan National park, Sagarmatha National park, Lumbini, Changu Narayan, Kathmandu Durbar square, Patan Durbar square, Bhaktapur Durbar square, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath. There are 16 protected areas covering 9 national park, 3 wildlife reserves, 3 conservation areas and 1 hunting reserve. Nepal is rich in biodiversity and posses 2. 80% flowering plants, 3. 96% mammals, 3. 72 % of butterflies, 8. 90% birds. Nepal is known as the second largest country after Brazil for water resources potential. There are 6000 river in Nepal which is snow fed or dependant on rain. Few rafting rivers in the world can match the thundering course of the rivers of Nepal.
Having spent 7 days with tourist link treks, I can honestly say that it was one of the most enjoyable, memorable life experiences I have ever had. It was my second time in Nepal and decided to go on a trekking/ jungle safari expedition. Wild is not the world. ...My bungee and paragliding review
This was my third time with these guys lol!... I’ve got to say, I haven’t been let down once!.. My last adventures with tourist link was trekking up the Himalayas. This time was a little more risky. I decided (after much persuasion from one of the guides, Promod), that ...My Nepal experience
I have trekked all around the world, seen the seven so called wonders, but nothing compares to Nepal. It is a beauty unlike no other. I feel privileged to have seen the sights I have seen at such a young age. I have scaled pon heights most would only ...Getting Internet connection on the way to Everest Base Camp
It is difficult for us to live without internet. As everybody are connected with internet technology one way or the other, fear of “Internet Disconnection” ignites the feeling of isolation and disconnection to the people. Coming to the point, Mount Everest is dream for every adventure seekers. It would be ...Reasons to choose Langtang Valley Trek
Among beautiful alpine valleys in the world, Langtang is known as of the most beautiful one. Langtang is one of the best option for short trek near Kathmandu valley combining natural sightseeing in few hours of drive. Trek to Langtang valley begins from Syabrubsi i.e. 6-8 hours drive from ...Frequently Asked Questions on Everest Base Camp Trekking
Here we discuss about frequently asked questions on EBC trek. #Question 1 What is the finest time of year for Everest Base Camp Trekking? The first biggest season for EBC trek are September, October and November. Secondly one can travel during March, April and May. Tourist Link Trek have fixed departure for EBC ...Things to consider before Everest Base Camp Trek
Stepping in the land of Mt. Everest is not easy without sufficient preparation. Therefore, here we share things to consider before Everest Base camp trek so that one can prepare for EBC trek easily. By following the tips provided here, one can have memorable and successful time in the ...Things to do in Everest Base Camp Trek
Trekking in Everest base camp is full of excitement. One can feel the greatness only while stepping in the land of world tallest mountain i.e. Mount Everest. Here, we discuss about things to do in Everest Base Camp Trek. 1.Kalapattar visit Trekking through high altitude land from Everest Base Camp takes ...Ganesh Himal Trek
Ganesh Himal Trekking is one of the mythological "hidden valleys" of the Himalayas, confined by three levels pagoda put together in a sharp rock-strewn cliff in front of the pine forest and alpine pasture foremost to the vast glacier beneath the snow-capped mountains. Ganesh Himal Trekking is situated in the central-eastern part ...Types of Trekking in Nepal
Generally we can classify the typology of trekking as per accommodation type are as follows: Tea House Trek Tea House Lodges are made to provide accommodation and meals for adventure seeking tourists in mountain regions. Generally tea house lodges provides as much facilities as they can do but would be less ...