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Many people dream of seeing Everest…it is the world’s highest mountain after all. But, many are put off by the thought of having to “rough it” in a typical tea house with only the most basic of creature comforts. We’ll…..the good news is that things have improved. There are now a number of Luxury Trekking Lodges throughout much of the Everest region. It’s a marvel in itself that these very comfortable lodges exist…there are still no roads in the Everest region, yet exist they do.
Everest from Kala Pattar on the Everest Base Camp Trek
A trek in Nepal can and does vary considerably from a few days of low altitude walking around the Kathmandu Valley, to a serious and committed high altitude long trek like the Dhaulagiri Circuit. For the purposes of illustration we'll assume you're undertaking a trek with the support of porterage.
Arguably one of the most important decisions you’ll make is choosing your hiking boots for your Nepal trek. Here’s how to choose a pair of hiking boots…
So, you want to go trekking in the Nepal Himalayas? Great! Trekking is a physical activity, so it’s paramount that your fitness levels are up to the trek. Here’s how you can prepare yourself for a trek in Nepal…