My husband and I wanted a long trek to a lesser known area and with fewe tourists and he landed on this one. He did all the research and chose Glorious Himalaya because Ganesh was one of the few offering this trip and he was very responsive to our inquiries and requests. Lots of emails went back and forth and he made sure it all came together with transport, accomodations, guide, porter, etc. We combined this trip with another trek in the southwest of the country (with another service) and Ganesh worked with us to mesh our two disparate trips. Out guide UR was excellent. His English was pretty good, so we could usually communicate what we needed to. Our porter was also excellent, though he didn’t really speak English, but that was not needed. Learn some Nepali, not only do the people appreciate it, it did help. No fault of the company, but be warned, the “huts” along this trek are rough. Sanitation is low, all outhouses and little ways to clean up so bring wipes. Once in the Kanch conservation area, the “huts” there cater a bit better to tourists, but it is still rough. And once you get to Tseram and north it is cold, we were cold for over a week and we come from the far north US, we wore every bit of clothing. Bring water purification method. The trails are not easy and we hike mountains and are in pretty good shape – up, down, and around and often rough footing, so train before you go. Do not expect to have the opportuinity to bath for days (3 weeks in our case).
Tips for Successful Annapurna Circuit Trek
Greetings fellow adventurers and mountain enthusiasts! If you’re reading this, chances are you’ve already made the wise decision to embark on the incredible Annapurna Circuit Trek – one of the most popular and breathtaking treks in all of Nepal. But, as with any great journey, preparation is key.
Why are Lukla flights diverted to Ramechhap from Kathmandu?
The breathtaking beauty of the Himalayas has always been a major attraction for adventure seekers and mountaineers from all over the world. Nepal, home to the tallest peak in the world, Mount Everest, has always been a popular destination for these thrill-seekers.
Everest Base Camp Trek Cost
Imagine standing at the base of the highest mountain in the world, surrounded by majestic peaks, pristine glaciers, and breathtaking scenery. It is an experience that many adventure seekers dream of when considering a trek to Everest Base Camp. But before you lace up your hiking boots and pack your backpack, one crucial question looms: How much does it cost to trek to Everest Base Camp?