Nepal Trekking & the Great Himalaya Trail : A Route and Planning Guide for Organising a Trek in Nepal Paperback
Route and planning guide for anyone organising a trekking holiday in Nepal.
It includes the most popular routes as well as the newest trekking areas plus the most extreme route of all, the 160-day Great Himalaya Trail.
There are route guides to the following regions: Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Rolwaling,Solu-Khumbu (Everest Region),Helambu & Langtang, Ganesh & Manaslu, Annapurna, Naar & Phu, Mustang, Dolpo, The Far West. Choosing a trek - independent tea-house trekking or guided treks arranged through trekking agencies; choosing a guide and crew; when to go; trekking grades and duration Practical information - visas, permits, fees and equipment, planning your trip and getting to Nepal Nepal background - people, religions, festivals and etiquette Kathmandu & Pokhara city guides - hotels, restaurants, what to see Green hiking - responsible tourism and how to minimise your impact on a fragile region Health and safety - how to stay healthy on your trek and avoid altitude sickness Colour mapping - showing the main trekking routes in Nepal. More colour - extra colour sections plus 16pp colour introduction and 10pp colour mapping.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 256 pages, colour photos include 16pp colour introduction, 10pp colour mapping
- Publisher: Trailblazer Publications
- Publication Date: 21/11/2014
- Category: Walking, hiking, trekking
- ISBN: 9781905864607