Peak Climbing in Nepal
Peak climbing is a famous activity carried out by the adventure enthusiasts all over the world. Peak Climbing basically attributes as climbing relatively small peaks/ mountains. When anyone thinks about peak climbing Nepal is one of the first place that comes in the mind for these activities to be carried out as most of the mighty peaks lies in Nepal. Currently Nepal hosts 1310 peaks which are above 6000 meters above the sea level. It was only in 1949, Nepal’s peaks/ Mountains were opened for the climbing and mountaineering activities. Since the time, mountaineering has been one of the major tourism activity and one of the biggest source for revenue generation for Government of Nepal.
Ministry of Culture Tourism and Civil Aviation (MOCTCA) under Government of Nepal and Nepal Mountaineering Association (NMA) are responsible for managing these peaks. At present 414 peaks are officially opened for the climbing and mountaineering activities. Out of which there are still 86 peaks that are still untouched and unclimbed. People of different physical fitness be it an experienced climber or a novice shows their interest in climbing and since we have many climbing peaks one can find the perfect peak as per the requirement. Depending upon the technicality of the mountain one choose, climbing and mountaineering skills are required. Peak Climbing in Nepal require some climbing, mountaineering skills. Any sorts of training and past experience is definitely a plus point.
Tea House Trek
In Nepal, teahouse trekking is the most popular form of trekking, which allows trekkers to stay at local lodges and have wholesome food and comfortable rooms. Operated in beautiful and traditional wood and stone houses, teahouses are mostly available in popular trekking routes like Annapurna, Everest, and Langtang region.
Throughout the trek journey, the trekkers will stay the night in a teahouse at various places. After a long, hard day of trekking, the feeling of getting some warm food, a hot bath, and a cozy bed is pretty awesome. All of these hotels are squeaky clean, the food is hygienic, and somewhere trekkers could even get facilities like solar-powered 24-hour electricity and Wi-Fi.
Trekking in Nepal
Expedition Himalaya. Com Pvt Ltd is a government certified travel agency in Nepal that has been organizing trekking since its establishment i.e. since 2011. Trekking is basically an activity which is undertaken by walking a long distance on foot for the sake of pleasure and relaxation. Trekking in Nepal is mostly carried out in the Himalayas where you will get a chance to admire the beauty of the Himalayan peaks as well as adore the unique culture and traditions of the indigenous communities that has been residing in the Himalayas.
Expedition Himalaya offers different types of treks depending upon the area of interest and availability of the facilities. The different types of trekking carried out in Nepal are:
FOT (Fully Organized Camping Trek)
FOT or Fully Organized Trek is also known as the camping trek. Everything will be arranged by us along with the support crew. A trekking crew consists of one sirdar, one cook and kitchen crew, Sherpa assistants and porters depending on the size of the group. Porters or beast of burden will be arranged to transport all the gear from camp to camp. Our main aim is to make the trek as hassle-free and enjoyable as possible. For bathroom facilities we carry a toilet tent. These treks are generally carried where there are no or only few lodges available. Mainly in the remote parts of the country.
T- House Trek (Guide, Accommodation, porter and meals)
TH trek means where you will be accommodated in the lodges en-route the trails owned by the people living in the area. Some of the popular trekking routes are served by lodges making it possible for you to stay at local Tea house. Tea house treks are less expensive then Camping trek and are largely suitable for small group. Usually during busy seasons if private rooms in smaller villages are fully occupied you might have to sleep in dormitory. Price includes accommodation in lodges, guide, porters and all meals.
GAP trek (Guide, Accommodation and Porter Trek)
GAP stands for the trek which includes Guide, accommodation and Porter. This is the most economical way to do trekking in Nepal. We provide an English speaking local Sherpa guide, book and pay for the accommodation in local lodges during trek and arrange required porters and trekkers will have to pay for meals directly to the local lodge owner. This option works only in certain routes in Everest, Langtang and Annapurna regions where trekking routes are served by local tea house or lodges. You pay for your own meals. We take care of all expenses of our staff.