Nepal - General information
Trekking Nepal Himalayas is an awe-inspiring experience. Combine the mountain scenery with the vibrant but gentle Nepalese culture which will have you coming back for more. With Simply Trekking each trek has additional days included (compared with other operators) so that it can be taken at a leisurely pace and give you time to experience the culture, take lots of fabulous photos and enjoy camaraderie with your group. Marie, your host of Simply Trekking, has several years of experience trekking in Nepal and will be there to support you and you will also be guided by a local Nepalese professional licensed guide and his team. Day pack carry only and clean comfortable teahouse accommodation and food. In some cases, authentic home stay will be used. To ensure your warmth, down jackets, sleeping bags and duffle bag can be hired. These treks are offered as an independent walking group with a licensed guide and costings shared accordingly – small group.
Best of Nepal
10 day tour – departs 16 March 2020
Best of Nepal Tour Join a small group to explore vibrant Kathmandu, view jungle wildlife, relax in a traditional hilltop village and a lakeside hotel. Experience a beautiful mountain sunrise, bask in the colours of the sunset on the lake, trek to a brilliant white peace pagoda and trek to a traditional Gurung Village. Then see the stunning Himalayan mountain range from the air.
Langtang Valley & Gosainkund Lake Trek, Himalayas, Nepal
17 day trek – departs 27 March April 2020
Langtang Valley & Gosainkund Lake Circuit Trek Grading easy/moderate. Enjoy expansive Himalayan views, interesting Tamang culture, relatively gentle pace, quiet trails, massive mountains and a holy lake. The 2015 earthquake and subsequent landslide had an enormous effect on the region, but aid and reconstructions have recently reopened this valley to trekking again. Not only is it still a beautiful trek, your visit will also provide vital support for local livelihoods.
Gokyo Lakes and Everest Base Camp Trek, Himalayas, Nepal
20 day trek – November 2020
Gokyo Lakes and Everest Base Camp Trek Grading Moderate/Hard. Teahouse trek. Experience the amazing mountain scenery on this 20 day trek into the heart of the Sherpa homeland, crossing the glaciated Cho La Pass and onto the classic route to Everest Base Camp. Additional days have been included for acclimatization and to give you the opportunity to explore the Gokyo Lakes and to climb Kala Pattar (5545m) for fabulous close-up view of Mount Everest.
Rara Lake & National Park Circuit Trek, Himalayas, Nepal
Rara Lake & National Park Circuit Trek – 8 days trekking. Grading is Moderate. The highlight of this trek is a lofty blue jewel of a lake surrounded by a wilderness area of meadows and forests of blue alpine and rhododendron. The park is also one of the best places in Nepal to see wildlife, including Himalayan black bear, tahr, goral, musk deer and the rare red (lesser) panda. The lake is Nepal’s largest and is home to many species of waterfowl.
Upper Dolpo Jumla to JomsomTrek, Himalayas, Nepal
Upper Dolpo Jumla to Jomsom Trek – 20 days trekking. Grading is Moderate/Hard. Upper Dolpo is a hidden gem filled with cultural impressions, Tibetan style villages, barren landscapes, mountain peaks and fertile rice terraces.
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