Walking and Trekking

Walking and Trekking The word 'trek' is Afrikaans in origin - South African Dutch pioneers used it to describe a long journey by ox wagon in search of a new home. But words change as they travel, and in Nepal, trekking is a journey taken on foot for seeing natural and cultural scenes in areas where modern transport is not normally available. Trekking is walking! - not just strolling, but hiking up and down hills. Vitally, it should always be done at your own pace; it should never be a constant, forced march. The best moments, for most, are the time taken to stop and talk to the friendly Nepalese people along the way; to enjoy tea, coffee or cold drinks at trail-side tea-shops; to pause at shady chautaara (resting places); to admire the trees and flowers, the sky and the stunning views. Seldom do we delight in the pure present, but these... read more about Walking and Trekking
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  • Tharpu Chuli (Tent Peak) Climb

    Tharpu Chuli (Tent Peak) Climb

    Nepal | Annapurna Region | 18 days trip | Ref: TCC

    The south face of Annapurna South (7291m), at the head of the Annapurna Glacier, guards the Western flank of the ...

    Walking and Trekking   Peak Climbing  
  • Mera Peak and Hinku Valley

    Mera Peak and Hinku Valley

    Nepal | Everest Region | 21 days trip | Ref: MHV

    Mera Peak, at 6467m, is one of Nepal's highest permitted trekking peaks, standing in magnificent isolation, and is a good ...

    Walking and Trekking   Peak Climbing  
  • Annapurna Base Camp Trek

    Annapurna Base Camp Trek

    Nepal | Annapurna Region | 16 days trip | Ref: ABC

    This is a classic trek, visiting the site of the base camp used by expeditions attempting to climb the massive ...

    Walking and Trekking  
  • Everest Base Camp Trek

    Everest Base Camp Trek

    Nepal | Everest Region | 17 days trip | Ref: EBC

    Everest Base Camp! The very name is synonymous with the history of modern mountaineering, particularly with the conquest of Mount ...

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    Walking and Trekking  
  • Annapurna Panorama, White Water Rafting and Chitwan

    Annapurna Panorama, White Water Rafting and C..

    Nepal | Annapurna Region | 15 days trip | Ref: ARC

    Easy walking holiday in the Annapurna, Trek through beautiful Nepalese villages, Includes trek to Poon Hill and Ghorepani, Sunrise over ...

    Walking and Trekking   Rafting and Kayaking   Himalayan wildlife  
  • Annapurna Circuit Trek

    Annapurna Circuit Trek

    Nepal | Annapurna Region | 20 days trip | Ref: ANC

    Annapurna Circuit trek is the classic 330 km trek, beginning at Besisahar (a 5-7 hour bus ride from Kathmandu) and ...

    Walking and Trekking