Annapurna base camp trekking a true explorer in you

Annapurna base camp trekking a true explorer in you – Lots of travelers across the world had the great motive to undertake on a trip to Nepal Himalayas.  After the fantastic journey from Kathmandu to Pokhara, maximum trekkers pumped up in order to explore the distinction of nature to the special region of the Himalayan Mountains. In fact, these days there are about year! Definitely, what was back when an indescribable place view as only for explorer and traders has now turn into a dream destination for mountaineers and  travelers who are considering to go off the beaten track. Accordingly, Annapurna base camp trek in Annapurna region is the only place on planet which is seamless, charming, unique and exhausting.

This is why, year after year Skyline Treks work out a deal for the 10-days trek called as the Amazing Annapurna Experience! Charged with adventure and a sense of triumph, you will hit the trail and start your Annapurna base camp trekking from Nayapul. On you trail you will hike through the sore of gushing river and pass by observing the various sceneries of silvery mountains, high hills, cascading waterfalls, terrace fields, sunshade forests teeming with wildlife, verdant meadows and immense antique colonies that are widely open. The important of Annapurna base camp trip experience is hold at Ghorepani village, the village that is dedicated for serenity and chemistry.

What follows after the Ghorepani will be your first and most startling view point at 3,210 meters of Poon Hill station which is guaranteed as the photographers dream due to the majestic snow capped mountains and jaw-dropping sunrise view that shower the figure of some six, seven and eight thousanders’ mountains with its shining light that is dramatic. So naturally, you will stoke up and join your trekking trails ahead. You will spend one day hiking through the dense forest with rhododendron trees and arrive at Tadapani, the village which is watched over by the Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fish t ail) and overnight on the spot.

The following day you will make your trail towards Chhomrong through the unchanging landscapes, trees and evergreen, making the terrain dense and even more captivating. Likewise, after Chhomrong you will make stops to several teahouses of Dovan, Deurali, and Himalayan and at the end Annapurna base came at 4,130 meters. Throughout your trek the more you rise the more you have shiny and shocking views of world’s 7th and 10th highest mountains namely, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I, and Annapurna south, Annapurna II, III and IV the seven thousanders mountain and as well Mt. Machhapuchhre, Himal Chuli, Tukuche peak, Gangapurna the six thousanders mountains which strengthen you to make final destination up to the base of Annapurna range.

The 13 days high altitude trek to Annapurna base camp is an advent and adventurous experience along the uneven up and down trails, boulder terrain, deep ravines and trek under a shade of varied forests. On the other hand, the trek is far-famed as the name of Annapurna sanctuary trek that is why, the entire Annapurna tract is nursed by the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP). Your second last stop at Machhapuchhre base camp before reaching Annapurna base camp will take by surprise where you will glimpse the fair shape of Mt. Machhapuchhre and its glacier sharply.

Finally you will reach your destination at 4,130 meters of Annapurna base camp and get excellent share of Annapurna massif including the entire peaks of Annapurna province and at such high elevation you can experience a true explore in you where your adore snow tinted mountains in full swing. Enjoying every bit of this trek you will get back through the unchanged trails up to Chhomrong village and switch your trail towards Jhinu Danda, place incredibly famous for hot spring, you will relish a pleasant bath available.

After a fantastic stay at Jhinu Danda you will give continuity to your pace towards Nayapul in which Landruk village will be your left and Kyumi on the right. And the same you will again occupy the charming lake city of Pokhara. So it’s very safe to say that trekking in Nepal of Annapurna premises and its popularity is growing and fast.

The latest to give Annapurna base camp trek, a lively boost of hike is Skyline Treks from ever so popular.

Everest Adventure adversity and aesthetic

The trek to the base of world’s highest mountain (Mt. Everest) start at 2840 meters and arrive at  an imposing altitude 5,364 meters within 10-12 days is a tough journey on foot which cover a distance of about 65 km. The trek to Everest base camp blow up with enthusiastic feelings from your state, after touching the land of Kathmandu your Everest base camp trek guide will meet and greet, and you will spend 1 or 2 days as a guest in Thamel. Thamel has been a full attention among world’s trekkers and also a heart for them purchasing gears for their trekking and mountaineering actions. Before all else, your adventurous Everest base camp trek starts with a 40 minutes flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, a baby town in the Khumbu tract. After touching the ground of Lukla airport at 2,840 meters the route raise from Lukla towards the trails of Everest base camp near by the gully of divine Dudh Koshi (Milky River). As you head up higher the trails fenced by rhododendron forests let have way to more grand landscapes.

Hereinafter, you will pass through glacial upland and foot hills of snow tinted peaks which offers fascinating views until the journey makes the surreal hike in the high Himalayan region of Everest. Your first night of the trek you will reside at Phakding, a mini township with two dozen teahouses. Next morning you will stride the scenic and serene trail you will hike pass by numerous Everest base camp trekking trekkers, porters and mules carrying necessities to the higher villages in the region.

You will cross formidable hanging bridge over the Dudh Koshi rive which is far famed by the name of Hillary Bridge past and that trail is a steep climb and definitely an extended take-off of stairway show you the way to the village of legendary Sherpa’s, a fair focal point- Namche Bazaar poise at 3,440 meters in the bottom of Syangboche hill. In such high elevation of Namche you may experience slowly starts of AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) so, to evade altitude sickness it is crucial for Everest trekkers to pitstop for acclimatization. For the day you will hike Syangboche hill short but steep climb and halt for tea in Everest view hotel at 3,846 meters from the hill station you will enthrall by the view of plethora snow clad mountains including Mt. Everest, Khumbi Yul-Iha,Tabuche, Lhotse, Nuptse, Shartse, Ama Dablam, Khang Tari, Khang Taga, Thamserku and so on in a row. Your Acclimatization is imperative test to prepare for the leading trekking days.

Succeeding Namche towards Tengboche on day 4, your will truly experience your trek passing into challenging wherein you will walk first 2.5 hours in a smooth trail through rhododendrons, birch, pine, oak and willow trees which add more fun to your trek.   You will turn around mountains with a complete lapse down to the river and stop at Pungi Tanga (lunch place) subsequently, you will spend 2 hours in climbing the steep trail which is the arduous part of the day but the view that is ready for you at the top hill at Tengboche is prodigious that will throw a vivacious view of the both sunrise and sunset over the ponytail of Mt. Everest. Besides, Tengboche will offer to stopover at Tengboche monastery so that you can reflect on through the tuneful chanting of monks.

After that you will pass 4 days through the hamlets of Pangboche, Dingboche, Lobuche and Goraksheb increasing altitude as you will hike through the dryness surroundings you will discover everyday changing in landscapes and the trail with scree and boulders will makes your trailing more tough and you will feel physically feckless. By cause of thin air at higher altitudes from Dingboche to Lobuche you will sense exhausted, you may detach of appetite, mild headache due to AMS and exert yourself leisurely and progressively so as to approach Goraksheb at 5,200 meters just prior to Everest base camp. Each day belatedly you will have a sense of triumph when you relax trembling at freezing temperatures in the teahouses thinking back about the adventurous trip.

It’s approximately 2 hours from Goraksheb to EBC where you will walk through mountainous environment along the side of giant glacial ridge. Nearly all trekkers scale up to Kalapathar at 5,545 meters that starts very early in the morning to witness the world premiere view of sunrise settled the top of Mt. Everest that splash the most of the mountains with its golden light. When you rush at the bottom of world’s highest mountain at 5,364 meters in the ominous charm of Mt. Everest, the excitement is nothing apart from elation.

You will discover yourself be crazy about the scenery of the entire mountains in absolute secrecy leaving behind momentarily how exhausted and weak you are and how frantically you walked all the way from Lukla chasing the trekking trails that followed by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa. It is different 3-4 days of decent to Lukla from where you kick back to shape up at Kathmandu hotel and health club. Thereby, Everest base is all about; to defy your fear of change, hold your head high and do what you once thought was extraordinary: Walk away! And it will be scary at some stage. But you will definitely find in the end is that Adventure, Adversity and aesthetic…… more than anything.

So stay tune with Skyline treks and expedition for amazing Everest base camp trek package.

The trek to the base of world’s highest mountain (Mt. Everest) start at 2840 meters and arrive at  an imposing altitude 5,364 meters within 10-12 days is a tough journey on foot which cover a distance of about 65 km. The trek to Everest base camp blow up with enthusiastic feelings from your state, after touching the land of Kathmandu your Everest base camp trek guide will meet and greet, and you will spend 1 or 2 days as a guest in Thamel. Thamel has been a full attention among world’s trekkers and also a heart for them purchasing gears for their trekking and mountaineering actions. Before all else, your adventurous Everest base camp trek starts with a 40 minutes flight from Kathmandu to Lukla, a baby town in the Khumbu tract. After touching the ground of Lukla airport at 2,840 meters the route raise from Lukla towards the trails of Everest base camp near by the gully of divine Dudh Koshi (Milky River). As you head up higher the trails fenced by rhododendron forests let have way to more grand landscapes.

Hereinafter, you will pass through glacial upland and foot hills of snow tinted peaks which offers fascinating views until the journey makes the surreal hike in the high Himalayan region of Everest. Your first night of the trek you will reside at Phakding, a mini township with two dozen tea houses. Next morning you will stride the scenic and serene trail you will hike pass by numerous Everest base camp trekking trekkers, porters and mules carrying necessities to the higher villages in the region.

You will cross formidable hanging bridge over the Dudh Koshi rive which is far famed by the name of Hillary Bridge past and that trail is a steep climb and definitely an extended take-off of stairway show you the way to the village of legendary Sherpa’s, a fair focal point- Namche Bazaar poise at 3,440 meters in the bottom of Syangboche hill. In such high elevation of Namche you may experience slowly starts of AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) so, to evade altitude sickness it is crucial for Everest trekkers to pitstop for acclimatization. For the day you will hike Syangboche hill short but steep climb and halt for tea in Everest view hotel at 3,846 meters from the hill station you will enthrall by the view of plethora snow clad mountains including Mt. Everest, Khumbi Yul-Iha,Tabuche, Lhotse, Nuptse, Shartse, Ama Dablam, Khang Tari, Khang Taga, Thamserku and so on in a row. Your Acclimatization is imperative test to prepare for the leading trekking days.

Succeeding Namche towards Tengboche on day 4, your will truly experience your trek passing into challenging wherein you will walk first 2.5 hours in a smooth trail through rhododendrons, birch, pine, oak and willow trees which add more fun to your trek.   You will turn around mountains with a complete lapse down to the river and stop at Pungi Tanga (lunch place) subsequently, you will spend 2 hours in climbing the steep trail which is the arduous part of the day but the view that is ready for you at the top hill at Tengboche is prodigious that will throw a vivacious view of the both sunrise and sunset over the ponytail of Mt. Everest. Besides, Tengboche will offer to stopover at Tengboche monastery so that you can reflect on through the tuneful chanting of monks.

After that you will pass 4 days through the hamlets of Pangboche, Dingboche, Lobuche and Goraksheb increasing altitude as you will hike through the dryness surroundings you will discover everyday changing in landscapes and the trail with scree and boulders will makes your trailing more tough and you will feel physically feckless. By cause of thin air at higher altitudes from Dingboche to Lobuche you will sense exhausted, you may detach of appetite, mild headache due to AMS and exert yourself leisurely and progressively so as to approach Goraksheb at 5,200 meters just prior to Everest base camp. Each day belatedly you will have a sense of triumph when you relax trembling at freezing temperatures in the teahouses thinking back about the adventurous trip.

It’s approximately 2 hours from Goraksheb to EBC where you will walk through mountainous environment along the side of giant glacial ridge. Nearly all trekkers scale up to Kalapathar at 5,545 meters that starts very early in the morning to witness the world premiere view of sunrise settled the top of Mt. Everest that splash the most of the mountains with its golden light. When you rush at the bottom of world’s highest mountain at 5,364 meters in the ominous charm of Mt. Everest, the excitement is nothing apart from elation.

You will discover yourself be crazy about the scenery of the entire mountains in absolute secrecy leaving behind momentarily how exhausted and weak you are and how frantically you walked all the way from Lukla chasing the trekking trails that followed by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sherpa. It is different 3-4 days of decent to Lukla from where you kick back to shape up at Kathmandu hotel and health club. Thereby, Everest base is all about; to defy your fear of change, hold your head high and do what you once thought was extraordinary: Walk away! And it will be scary at some stage. But you will definitely find in the end is that Adventure, Adversity and aesthetic…… more than anything.

So stay tune with Skyline treks and expedition for amazing Everest base camp trek package.

welcome to Annapurna Base Camp trekking

Annapurna Base Camp trekking – A grand welcome retreat.  The gigantic massif straggling in the north part of Nepal is Annapurna region and from which the Annapurna tract got its name. The aesthetic Annapurna region is a depot of high hills, soaring mountains and flora and fauna which takes you through the Annapurna conservation area and gives you spectacular views of 8000 meters snow-clad peaks wherein Mt. Dhaulagiri and Annapurna I, the 7th and 10th world’s highest mountain is in full attention.Annapurna base camp trekking

The Annapurna base camp trekking lies relaxed at 4,130 meters within the cages of Annapurna range and as well ring of other mountain which is a welcome retreat for the chilling cold of the high Himalayas. Everyone thirsts to visit this dreamland at least once in his/her lifetime and enjoy its weird beauty via hiking trip. In reality, Annapurna region trek is a piece of heaven on earth. Once you set foot on, you just get going into the charisma of towering silvery Mountains which is from top to bottom coated with snow. To capture the beauty of this trek in camera and as well as in your heart, amazing Annapurna base camp trek in the heaven is a 10 days easy-moderate level journey to spend in Nepali style in the lap of high mountains. You may have heard and read experiences of many people about Annapurna base camp treks, so that you lean to trip the place.

A fascinating trek to Annapurna base camp which links in the Annapurna Conservation Area plan and is one the accepted trekking trails in a group of many trekking region in Nepal. To start Annapurna trek from Kathmandu to Pokhara is about 215 km and takes about one hour drive to Nayapul. At Nayapul you will start Annapurna trekking adventure to the Annapurna base camp. From the very first start you will trek through, rushing river, villages, terrace fields, pine and rhododendron forest with a spacious territory of flora and fauna. After a long ascend to the alpine heights the impressive endless natural view of Snow-capped Mountains including Dhaulagiri (8,167 meters), Machhapuchhre (6,993 meters) and some of the ponytail of Annapurna’s come alive.  The mild temperature and calm nature play its vital role where dense forests, sort of bird life, Kempty waterfalls, crystal clear rivers, grassy fields, grazing flocks of sheep and goats, primal hanging villages and the magnificent snow tinted peaks of the Himalayas turn out to relax at your heart.

The further day you will halt your overnights at teahouse like, Tikhedhunga, Ghorepani, Tadapani, Chhomrong, Himalaya and Annapurna base camp. At Ghorepani you will ascend to the 3210 meters, first leg of your trek is a gradual ascend at Poon Hill in order to witness the golden light of sunrise over the spire of world’s highest mountain. In the same way the trail progress and lead you to the splendid haven touching Machhapuchhre base camp, beneath you can view the soaring Machhapuchhre peak and refreshing take off to Annapurna base camp at 4,130 meters, the high spot of the trek, here you will experience the most elating moment of all your Annapurna high altitude trek, you will shock of seeing the entire mountains in one place that close around you.

You will definitely feel pride and joy of making such trek in the high altitude without any hardship and as well you will overwhelm about how you tackle every challenges in such harsh landscape throughout your 10 days trip. You will leave Annapurna base camp as most memorable trekkers and turn back the unchanged trail up to Chhomrong and hit the trail down to Jhinu Danda where to get back the same fitness you will

Immerse in the natural lukewarm water at hot spring. At Jhinu Danda you will start trailing early to reach Nayapul with a beautiful mosaic of recollections to carry on your company. If you reach Nayapul on time you can hold out at Pokhara timely and can take part in relaxing and recharging activities. The following day you will have a joy ride back to Kathmandu. So, if to overflow with love and scenic luster there is a great welcome retreat for everyone in Annapurna base camp trek. Whether, you are obsessive about nature, culture, food, shopaholic or nightlife weirdo.

Because Skyline Treks is determined to take you on the trip, that lasts lifetime. It’s a Lottery to experience an advantageous adventure journey so unreal that you will return with a completely new meaning of your life. Join Skyline Treks in this New Year to explore the most renowned town in Nepal Himalayas, The Annapurna!

Gear List that you must have when trekking in Nepal (Skyline Treks and Expedition )

Introduction

Nepal is blessed with scintillating landscapes and mountains, making it a popular destination for trekkers.The unique and diverse cultures of this country attract a large number of people every year.

There are several trekking routes that you can choose from. If you want to go for strenuous treks, you can opt for Everest Base Camp Trek and Annapurna Circuit Trek. If you want to take it easy, you can go for Ghorepani and Poon Hill Trek.

You will be walking for days, witnessing the beauty of this region and experience the delightful hospitality of the people.

In order to fully enjoy your trek, you should pack smart for your trek. As you will be heading to a remote region, you will not be able to find items that you require. So, packing all the necessary items would be a smart decision. When packing is done right, you will save money. You will not face any difficulties during your trek.

Here is the list of items that you should take for your trek in Nepal.

Hiking Backpack

Hiking backpack is the most important item for your trek. It is highly recommended that you bring a strong backpack. You should also consider purchasing a waterproof bag. These backpacks are built for trekking as you will be carrying heavy weight. It will reduce the burden on your back. So, don’t forget to get a proper hiking backpack for your trek.

Daypack

It would be a smart decision to take a daypack for your trek. If you want to explore a particular place but do not want to carry your bag, daypack would be an ideal choice. You can keep your hiking backpack in the teahouse and carry your camera, water bottle, jacket, etc and head out to explore. This bag can be easily folded and is packable. So, don’t forget to take this bag.

Down Jacket

In order to withstand the cold, you will need a down jacket. As you will be in the cold regions of Nepal, it will be very cold during the mornings as well as the evenings. Down jackets are lightweight and are easily packable. This will save space in your bag and you can take it out when it gets really cold. It will be highly useful when you go to watch the sunrise. If you are looking for a down jacket, you can find the best women’s down jacket here.

Hiking Boots

It is no secret that you will be walking in challenging terrains throughout the trek. Without question, you will need proper hiking boots. You will walk for about 6-7 hours a day. So, a proper hiking boot will be of big help. These boots will help you avoid ankle sprain and other foot-related injuries.

Flash Dry Shirts

Flash dry shirts will be highly useful for your trek. You will definitely sweat as you will be walking for 6-7 hours every day. It would be quite uncomfortable to put on the same shirt the following day. Flash dry shirts dry real quick. So, after a long day of walking, you can wash it and it will dry in seconds. You will also not have to carry extra shirts as one will do the job. You can start your journey the following day with a clean shirt.

Backpacking Sleeping Bags

If you are planning to trek slightly off the beaten track, then you should take your sleeping bags. They are a lifesaver if you are camping. Sleeping bag will give you warmth, comfort, and safety. You will be walking long hours so you will need to rest. If you are looking for a backpacking sleeping bag, you can find the best backpacking sleeping bags under $100 here.

Waterproof and Windproof Jacket

During your mid-day walk, it will be difficult to wear your waterproof and windproof jacket. It will be easier to use the windproof jacket to block out the wind. If by any chance there is rain, these jackets can be highly useful too. These jackets would be highly useful in these scenarios.

Hiking Socks

It is necessary that you take your hiking socks for your trek. You will be walking about 7 hours every day and using normal socks would simply just not cut it. Hiking socks will help you avoid blisters and other foot related problems. These socks will also keep your feet dry and comfortable even after hours of walking.

Comfortable Clothes

It would be smart to carry an extra set of clothes on your trek. You can wear them when you are resting after a long day of walking. It should be comfortable and warm so that you can rest easy. Also, in case of an emergency, you can always resort to these clothes.

Solar Phone Charger

You will walk in quite a remote region of Nepal. Some of the teahouses may not have charging facilities. If they do, you will be required to pay 4-5 dollars an hour. So, it would be a good decision to take a solar phone charger. In case you need a solar charger, you can find the best solar phone charger here.

Sunscreen

Sunscreen is another item that you should pack. As you will be walking during the daytime, you will be continuously exposed to the sun. Also, you will be walking at high altitudes so the chances of sunburn are higher. Applying sunscreen would protect your skin from sunburn.

Cap/Hat, Gloves and Scarf

You should take your cap/hat for your trek to protect yourself from the sun. Also, take a woolen cap to avoid cold. Also, take gloves and scarf to keep yourself warm as it will get really cold.

Toiletries

Carry toiletries for your trek. As many items won’t be available during your trek.

Also, carry wet wipes with yourself. It will get really cold when you go places at higher altitude. It may not be possible to take showers. So, wet wipes will come in handy.

Water Purifier

Most of the trekking routes in Nepal have proper drinking water facilities. The teahouses that you will stay in will also provide clean drinking water. But it will be no harm if you take water purifiers with you. They are small in size so they won’t occupy much space. It is better to be safe than sorry right?

Quick Dry Towel

Quick-dry towel is another item that will make your trek a comfortable one. These towels dry really quick after you use them.

You will not have to carry a wet towel which we all know isn’t a good idea.

Torch

Torch is another item that you should pack. You might experience power cuts during your stay. Take a torch with you as you experience unexpected power cuts. These torches will also come in handy when you want to experience the sunrise or for going to the toilet late at night.

Conclusion

Packing smart will reduce all kinds of problems for you. You can have a great uninterrupted time while you are on your trek.

Make sure you get in shape for your trek by training. You can resort to cardiovascular exercise to better prepare yourself and also go for regular hikes.

There are several shops in Kathmandu that provide the items mentioned above. So, you don’t have to get them from your home country. Also, you can also rent few items.

Lastly, we at Skyline Treks and Expedition will be honored to be at your service. Please contact us if you have any queries.

 

Poon hill trek in off-season

To vanquish the enough heat, summer months are pleasant times to trek any hill station in Nepal Himalayas. And for the adventure junkie who love to walk through the galore of snow prefer to holiday in winters times. But what if you plan to delve into a hill station during off-season, then let’s claim December or January? In this winter times you will have an awesome trek at Poon Hill! Throughout your Annapurna Poon Hill trek there are lots of things that you can do to make most of your stay in Pokhara right for adventure sports to relax and refresh wherein boating, paragliding, white water rafting, mountain biking, Zip flyer and many more adventurous actions come alive.

Your off-season trek to Poon Hill at 3210 meters (maximum elevation) start from Kathmandu towards Pokhara with a 7 hours joy ride or you can have a half an hour wonderful flight with the view of mountains such as Annapurna and Langtang and landscape flying to North closed the soaring Himalaya and Mahabharata range to the south which is cool. One night stay at Pokhara will give you bundle of joy and next morning after a quick pick-me up of coffee and breakfast you make your way towards Nayapul by a deluxe vehicle drive and after touched the land of Nayapul the amazing 5 days trek to Poon Hill station will break out as hiking.

For the beginning of your trek you will pass by trail and enjoy beautiful market, the shops are owned by a very simple and humble people who sell the lot as trekkers want. The local people have established their community here and own a local market as well as several temples. After you cross the market you will march almost 45 minutes nearby the gushing Modi River and about 3 hours hike will take you to Tikhedhunga, where you will enjoy your first night in the famous village of Annapurna region. The day 2 from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani is partly demanding by cause of sheer climb wherein you will mount approx 3200 baby steps and this will take you to Ulleri at 2075 meters.

Afterward you will meet the Magar village called Banthati from where you can soak with the spectacular six thousanders and 7 thousanders’ mountain views of Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fish tail), Mt. Hiunchuli and Annapurna south. Hereby, you will hike through the luscious rhododendron forest, cross small stream and a bridge which is pure delight for any Poon Hill trekking trekkers and you will enter at Ghorepani village. At Ghorepani you will render speechless of seeing the lofty views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Annapurna’s and so on mountains.

On the other hand Ghorepani village has many teahouses and eateries, souvenir shops, photo shops the whole Ghorepani village looks like an expo. On day 3 you will wake up fresh early morning and get equipped to scale the Poon Hill as your winter adventure trek spot. It takes 1.5 hours to reach the viewpoint of Poon Hill station and as well more strenuous while ascending due to lump of snow on the trail, once you hold out at 3210 meters at the top hill station of Poon Hill you will definitely experience that you are on the top of the world from where you can witness the first light of the sun over the ponytails of numerous mountains such as Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Annapurna South, Nilgiri, Tukuche, Lamjung Himal which bathes by the golden light. The combination of sunrise and snowy mountains makes Poon Hill like an amphitheater.

Sooner or later from Poon Hill you will get back to your teahouse in Ghorepani after breakfast you will back to your day 3 trek trails which is almost down up to Tadapani village and you will use 4 hours of your day. Next morning at Tadapani you will enjoy sipping your Nepalese style tea sitting ahead of Mt. Machhapuchhre and rush towards Ghandruk village as you day 4 trekking destination; here you will not miss to visit the most prehistoric museum of the entire Annapurna tract which is just 15 minutes from you hotel. The location of your hotel at Ghandruk will be the most serene as it has mountain on one end and village on other side. Night is more enchanting at Ghandruk; where you will get surprise by the traditional dance perform by the local ladies.

Last or day 5 will be your splendid trek in which you will pass by the most picturesque area called Sauli Bazaar where you will take your lunch and you will hike through the flat trail up to Nayapul from where you will take a cab and reach Pokhara within an hour. You will experience your Nepal Poon Hill trek in off-season as more calm and adventurous then in pick season, where you will relish your all day hike with no crowd and purposely. You will have your morning flight or vehicle from Pokhara to Kathmandu so you will have to say goodbye to this winsome place, however the memories that you possess with you will stay permanently.

So if you think to travel in Nepal with Skyline Treks and Expedition you definitely wish to plan your off-season trip for a time of the year when adventure and views come highest.

Gokyo lake and Gokyo RI

Every year number of new and seasoned trekkers who wish to do the Gokyo lake and Gokyo RI trek in Nepal of Khumbu region. Some of them have not made any high elevation trek, not even comparatively easier one like the Annapurna base camp trek. The trekkers wish to have a set out at the Gokyo RI summit- no fear fascinated by the charm of climbing a popular summit in the Himalayas of Nepal. Likely, the highest pass trek at 5,367 meters (17,575 ft) in Nepal. Without trailing up to Everest Base Camp trek, the 15 days Gokyo lake and Gokyo RI trek is a perfect awesome hiking adventure for wanderers who thirst to explore the 5 great lakes, top glaciers and staggering views of some world’s highest mountain especially the Mt. Everest from very close that is goose bumping.

Gokyo lake and Gokyo ri

Play a part in our adventurous Gokyo lake with Gokyo RI trek which is prearranged granting enough time for acclimatization to delve into its main feature of Ngozzumpa glacier, world’s biggest glacier which is formed by the Dudh Koshi River and the next high point is the spire of Gokyo RI. This top at 5,367 meters is monumental point to sight Mt. Everest along with Mt. Lhotse, Nuptse, Ama Dablam, Thamserku, Cho-Oyu, Makalu and Mt. Baruntse as close as possible. It is immensely true that Gokyo RI offers the best vistas of Everest and its ponytail in which the giant mountain has been ruling the blue sky. Thereby, Gokyo lake and Gokyo RI trekking is absolutely a real adventure trip that stays lasts. Let’s tag along with us on our 15 days Gokyo lake with Gokyo RI coordinated trekking itinerary which definitely gives you the contentment of Nepal trekking at its best.

Trekking Track to Gokyo Lake with Gokyo RI trek:

The trek that is filled with adventure and experiences, kick off with a goose-bumpy 40 minutes air flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and burst out for Gokyo lake and Gokyo RI journey with a confidence hike. At the time of, holding out at Namche Bazaar trekkers take a turn from the route to Everest base camp and bear with the less explored route which drives the trekkers through different villages of Thame, Dole Machhermo and lastly reach out the Gokyo valley trekking, the most charming valley of entire Khumbu region. The valley makes the trekkers to feel that it sounds like joyful to welcome the trekkers through its aquamarine glowing lake which are watch over by the Gokyo valley. From six Gokyo lake Trekkers have a great opportunity to probe the four or five, namely, Dudh Pokhari the third lake, Thonak Tsho the fourth lake and the Ngozzumpa Tsho the fifth lake are the key chemistry of Gokyo valley.

Furthermore, the most thrilling and exhausting climb is to climb Gokyo RI which without doubt spellbind the trekkers with its terrific views of the snow clad mountains. From here trekkers look at the Ngozzumpa glaciers the most important and gigantic glacier of the region. These vivid views of the dame nature insist trekkers to think that the place where they are hanging out is heaven on earth and Nepal Himalayas are not less than heaven. After all, the sense of achievement of making the top of Gokyo RI is an adventurous experience for the trekkers and with jolly faces trekkers return back the same path down to Lukla and rush back to Kathmandu. The Gokyo lake with Gokyo RI summit trek is a magnificent gift by the Mother Nature to world’s trekkers.

Indeed, it is a high point that worth climbing and a trek which does not need climbing abilities. With right homework and decision anyone can accomplish the trek. Just don’t let the attraction of 5,367 meters expelled from the summit of Gokyo RI.

Skyline Treks teams do not recommend the Gokyo RI high altitude trek for someone who has never made a high altitude Himalayan trek prior. Gokyo RI trek is meant for those trekkers who had done trek above 4,000 meters. If you are a beginner to trekking you should be mentally and bodily robust before attempting this trek. Even though inexperienced and fresh trekkers can easily make up to Gokyo valley and can explore the heavenly 5 Gokyo lake trek.

For more Nepal trekking package details just contact Skyline treks today and book Gokyo lake and Gokyo RI expedition!

Encounter a peace and quiet trek at Annapurna Base Camp

What kinds of treks you are looking to do in Nepal? Or you may think how to spend some private time in the mountains? Thus, you should go for the Annapurna base camp trek in September, which is a time of significant celebration and the whole country will be basking with the grandiose regaling of Dashain and Tihar. And most importantly, September symbols the starting of welcoming trek season. Undeniably, the best time to do 10 days Annapurna base camp trek. Our trek guide Dheeraz C Says, if to do hiking or trekking in Nepal Himalayas then autumn is the great time- the beautiful fall colors, crisp clear and starry nights, azure sky, temperate temperature, bright mountains views.

In summer when the meadows and snow changes colors and looks marvelous in September, this makes Annapurna trip more charming. September is also an ideal time for those who wish to trek far away from the crowd in search of peace and quiet. Besides, the main features of Nepal Annapurna base camp trekking in September is the shedding of leaves from the rhododendron trees which makes the trailing throughout the trek more enjoyable. Probably, our Annapurna circuit trekking would not have been revealed if it wasn’t for the Annapurna Base Camp treks. Pokhara, the charming lake city is the gateway for every trekker who does trek to Annapurna region.

The same, our thrilling high altitude trek towards the bottom of Mt. Annapurna at 4,120 meters starts from Pokhara and one hour of joyride will take you Nayapul, this is where the amazing trek to Annapurna base camp starts. The first day you have to cover nearly 4 hours to reach out at Tikhedhunga, the beautiful village spreads with many tea houses. You will get your first introduction to the tea house culture of trekking at Tikhedhunga. You will experience such tea house trekking throughout your 10 days Annapurna base camp trek. After Tikhedhunga, the next day is somewhat onerous by cause of 3200 baby steps which require 3 hours to make it end and ahead level track take you to the village of Ghorepani where you will see old stone and slate roofed lining the slope.

Ghorepani village boasts a number of trekking trails wherein Ghorepani Poonhill trekking is one of the most popular hill station trek that stands at a height of 3,210 meters.  From the top of Poon Hill you can witness the resplendent sun rise that bathes the entire mountains of Annapurna region through its golden lights. Not to be missed to capture such all-embracing view of the nature in your camera,then way back to your tea house at Ghorepani. After a quick pick-me-up of coffee and breakfast you have to get going towards Tadapani which take 4 hours through the disarming forests to make, and spectacular night at Tadapani village, the village which is watched over by  Mt. Machapuchhare ( named fish tail).

The next morning you will enjoy your sipping of tea and breakfast  in front of Mt. Machapuchhare and leave for Chomrung, passing by lush green forests, cool and rushing Modi Khola (Modi River), Kempty waterfalls, yak pasture lands, old-fashioned villages you will reach the first few tea houses of Chomrung, edging the snowy mountains such as Annapurna south, Dhaulagiri, Machapuchhare,Hiunchuli and the cap of Mt. Gangapurna. The trail separates here; you have to bear with the ascending stone baby steps to reach the top at Chomrung.

From the top of Chomrung once you can view Annapurna South as closely as possible. And the entire village of Chomrung. Also you can see Sinuwa village on the opposite side which you will pass through on day 5 for Dovan. You can find Chomrung village like Ghorepani where tea houses is lined and several shops that sell trekking basics. The trek from Chomrung towards Dovan is moderate, in the beginning you will descent for 25 minutes trailed by a sharp climb for nearly one hour and slowly you will rise for more one hour trailed by a sharp 30 minutes descent. Crossing by the bouncing bridge over Chomrung Khola (River) before crosssing the bridge the place is pronounced as Sinuwa.

On the whole 30 minutes of trails climb you will discover Lower Sinuwa. Once again you have to rise for 25 minutes and meet with Upper Sinuwa, this top of Upper Sinuwa offers the perfect views of Annapurna III and Machapuchhare. Through the green fields and uncompressed forest the trail to Sinuwa is lined. After passing Sinuwa you will enter the Annapurna Sanctuary area, for that reason this trek is also known as Annapurna Sanctuary trek.

This be a sign of dense forests and huddled of tea houses. Hunting and cutting trees for firewood is illicit inside the Sanctuary area. After leaving Upper Sinuwa you have to climb gradually for 30 minutes, till you will reach open space, from here you will descent for 35 minutes and you will find out your lunch place called Bamboo. After taking lunch at Bamboo and start hiking for 15 minutes you will cross a wooden bridge over a rivulet.You will climb more one hour and here again another wooden bridge, up the same trail Dovan is just 15 minutes from here.

This distance from Chomrung to Dovan is the most enjoyable hikes of the Annapurna base camp hiking wherein the cover-up of the dense forests and the broken ascent not at all create any hardship. There are only 5 teahouses available at Dovan which are all in a single route. The only ponytail of Mt. Machapuchhare can be seen from Dovan. The following day the trail flows towards Himalaya, this take about one and half hour to hold out.

This trail is a blend of short stretches of both steep and steady climbs. The 20 minutes of hike from Dovan you will find the two routes towards Himalaya, one wet dirt route to your right which is less time consuming but steeper and connects the other one 10-15 minutes later. An extra 15 minutes ascending gets you to a stop where the trails steps up to Modi Khola. From here again Machapuchhare detectable. You can see Himalaya from here and 20 minutes of rising and falling trails gets you to Himalaya. Here you can halt for your lunch break.  After Himalaya the landscapes begins to reallocate from vegetation to soaring boulder.  Bamboo, ferns and grass are only the vegetation that you can find. On a large part of the trail up to Machapuchhare base camp you have to climb up and down through the small boulders which are partly exhausting.

From Deurali one and half hours to make the base camp of Machapuchhare,for the moment you could see Mt. Machapuchhare and Mt. Gangapurna in the distance. While you will be getting near to the MBC you can see the mountains on either side are rocky, small waterfalls pour from both which forming Modi Khola. This area holds the great possibility of an avalanche. Starts early from Machapuchhare base camp to Annapurna base camp. Annapurna base camp (ABC ) is just about 90 degrees to the left of the route that you will come in to MBC. First of 1 KM is a steep climb, and then the trails slowly soars.

As you are trailing you will glimpse Annapurna I which is bathe by the golden light of sun and that gradually expand to Annapurna South. The final tract to Annapurna base camp is a hike through the ridge. If you are lucky enough, you can see marmots on the trail to Annapurna base camp (ABC). You will experience your happiness is enclosed at Annapurna Base Camp. At the high elevation of 4,120 meters rights in front of you Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Annapurna South, Gangapurna and Machapuchhare that granting you a everlasting memory. Thereby, single out a scene at the frame of the Annapurna glacier and drench in supernatural views.

You will get back the same trail up to Chomrung and avert the trail towards Jhino Danda that night at Jhino and the next morning you will hike so as to approach Nayapul this is where the wonderful Annapurna Base camp trekking comes to an end. For more new and thrilling treks do bond with info@skylinetreks.com

Annapurna view trek

Himalayas literally ideographs as “Home of Snow” for two reasons Himalayas are called heaven. Himalayas are the highest place on planet is the first reason and second is, someone who has explored Himalayas even once only would trust it’s natural that Himalayas are counterpart of Heaven. If there is no leaving to Himalayas then the retreat trip would be undone. Everything is special in the Himalayas- the surroundings, the weather, the culture, and the people. You will be welcomed by everything, you experience that truly you are on trips to heaven.

The destination to Himalayas will pick up for trekking that is from the Annapurna region which commence from Kathmandu towards Pokhara. Annapurna means the region that possesses lots of trekking trails which doesn’t need any introduction to Nepalese. Those Nepalese who are not living on Himalayas, dream to visit Annapurna or its trekking spots somehow once in their lifetime. Besides Nepalese, Himalayas are more significant for foreigners who have resided the city life terribly long and these days they are getting some disappointment. In truth such foreigners should do Himalaya’s trip in Nepal to throw out un fulfillment from their life. If you think to trek in the Himalayas, you will never miss out the Annapurna View trek from your list.

Annapurna View Trek

Annapurna View trek stands tall as the highest elevation at 3210 meters of hill station called, Poon Hill in West part of the country, offering travelers the grand view of some of the world’s tallest peaks namely Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Machapuchhare (fish tail), Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Annapurna II, Hiunchuli, Nilgiri and many more that all stretching in one straight line. If it comes to that sunrise and sunset from the top of the Poon Hill station which is the most marvelous part of the Annapurna view trek. But amazing Annapurna view trek is more than just a trekking trail of mountains leading you at every corner you turn. This trek has more to explore.

The routes takes you alongside of the Modi Khola (River),through the verdant forest occupied with rhododendron and oak trees, Kempt waterfalls, ongoing you can shot into the world of flora beauty, furthermore you will hike through the primeval village of Gurungs (the ethnic group) that will never fail to fascinate you by the landscapes and culture.

So during the 10 days jaunt, trekkers will continually find themselves hiking in and out in the course of western Nepal. Certainly, the grand mountains know no borders and so, it would be wrong to say that Annapurna View trekking trails leads you through Mother Nature but also through welcoming and helping peoples of Annapurna region. The first day of your journey from Pokhara to Nayapul to Tikhedhunga you will get to have a glimpse of snow-clad mountains in a row. Throughout the 10 days trek most of the days you have to walk through dense forest sections that hardly let the sun rays to kiss the ground.

So, be attentive of the dense forest which can bluff you into thinking that it is already sunset even the sun shines brightly on the top of your head. During trailing through the dense forest you can get a little creep peak of the Mt. Dhaulagiri and Annapurna but as you get the open meadows, the enthralling views of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna viewing cool to your thirsty eyes. However, until you don’t make the top of Poon Hill Mt. Dhaulagiri and Annapurna will keep on playing hide and seek with you and this peek game will only come to an end when you rise the 3,210 meters height of Poon Hill station. This is the landing destination of your Annapurna View trekking where you (Trekker) will get to delight in, a wide-ranging clear panorama. After the panoramic view from the Poon Hill, in your return you have to cover as long as 15 KM to reach Jhinu Danda, this long and exhausting trail is to remember for your lifetime.

Owning natural hot spring Jhinu Danda is incredibly well-liked among the trekkers where you can fall in splash and rejoice the warmness and your triumph over the Annapurna view treks. At the final of the tenth day, in your return from Jhinu Danda to Nayapul you will get yourself having trekked as long as 10 KM in 4-5 hours and you will be stunned saying ‘ Did we really made it’.

Thereby, why believe in just words! Feel it for yourself. You can read our prior clients reviews about this trek or you can watch our amazing video captured by one of our trekkers to Annapurna panorama trek, where he had shared his own Annapurna trekking experiences and why you should not overlook Annapurna view trek in Nepal, if you have passion to delve into the mountains as heaven. Or if you want to add more adventure in your trek you can add Annapurna base camp trek or Annapurna circuit trek in your trekking list, Skyline treks practiced guides and support staffs are dexterous to rework for your Annapurna View trekking itinerary. So trust Skyline treks and team we guarantee that you will never be the same person after your Nepal trek in high Himalayas!

Pure pretty and there is Everest Base Camp trekking

Pure pretty, and there is Everest Base Camp trekking – It is one the most pleasing experiences to traverse through the snow-clad mountains, jagged trails, bouncing bridges, overgrown forest, gushing rivers, milky waterfalls, motley villages and most importantly the friendly peoples and their naive smiles in the Himalayan land of Nepal. Going through such charming natural beauty when you cross one hardship after the other and at last when you find at your journey’s end with exhausted legs, only you get re-energized by the magnificent view of the dame Nature.

Hiking or trekking in the Himalayas not only lead you closer to nature but also to yourself. If you think to demonstrate how firm you are from your mental and physical then test a high altitude Himalayan trek that helps you cross your limits. So if you have enthusiasm on hiking or trekking, here we have the best Everest base camp trekking trails that must be in your bucket list. Nearer home, neighboring to the wonderful India and China, Nepal is home to the world’s highest mountain Mt. Everest and its base camp hike that you should trip once in your lifetime! From one point of view, where going to mount the Everest spire is an alternative to hand only for the maestro, the base camp of Everest is a preliminary that every hikers and trekkers can reach.

Placed at an elevation of 5,364 meters, the Everest base camp of Nepal is limelight as the South Base Camp, Tibet has the northern Base Camp. The 12 days hike towards Everest base camp for certain to spellbind you with the eye-catching pictures of the soaring ponytail l of world’s giant mountain The Mt. Everest together with Lhotse, Nuptse, Cho-Oyu, Makalu, Amadablam, Thamserku and many Himalayan range. This Everest base camp epic adventure trek start with a 40 minutes flight from Kathmandu to Tenzing-Hillary Airport at Lukla by a 16 seater plane. During the air travel you get to see the sparkling view of the Himalayas coated with snow.

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Pure and pretty Everest base camp trekking

After an adventurous come in at Lukla ground, your trek start towards Phakding, the day first hike which take a 2.5 hours trek. When you reached at Phakding you could see the area teeming with teahouses around. A place for the night relax, food, and sleep. Happily, the day second towards Namche Bazaar at 3,440 meters is one kind of hard day of ascent, you may sense so stupid steep that seems to never end. The most breathtaking part while rising Namche, is suspension bridges over the divine Dudh Koshi river that  connect from one high hill to another in which the prayer flags are hung and flow with the air spreading happiness and triumph to the Everest base camp trekkers. And it is throughout the day you get the very first glance of Everest and also you penetrate into the Sagarmatha National Park,”the UNESCO world heritage site” which watch and ward the entire Khumbu region.

By then you reach out Namche Bazaar there is more cold than in Phakding and it feel like you have been trekking for days steady. Day third of your Everest base camp trek is acclimatization day or rest day at Namche. If you wish to relax or have a rest by hiking off the hill. Possibly you can pay a visit to a museum of Sherpa culture and as well its 2 hours steep climb to the Syangboche hill at 3,840 meters to Everest view hotel and from this top marvelous show of Everest to view. On day 4 towards Tengboche the trek truly get partly demanding, the first 2.5 hours is somewhat level, but after having lunch at Fungi tanga the big ascend starts and you will spend next 3 hours making the top of Tengboche at 3,876 meters. Making Tengboche village is somewhat harsh part but the view that you soaks at the top is quite something. On your day 5 from Tengboche to Dingboche it takes 5-6 hours including lunch time, from here you discover the terrain gradually changing, the first 1.5 hours you hike through the vegetation and then greenery starts to die out,you have to hike through the trails with scree and boulders as you reach Dingboche at 4500 meters.

The day 6 of your trek at Dingboche you have an acclimatization day wherein you climb the top of Chhukung Ri at 4,900 meters,this height is counterpart to your next day voyage towards Lobuche. And leaving Dingboche village, on your way to Lobuche at 4,990 meters you trek through the rigid wilderness of the Himalayas. If you are trekking in the winter you have to march over the snow, ice and there is nothing a great deal around along with dame Nature in all her glorious beauty. Almost just below 5,000 meters is taken as strenuous and the real challenge is its altitude where every pace touches like a great exertion. Despite that, the thought of less than 24 hours to hold out at Everest base will push you to keep going. Day 7 from Lobuche to Goraksheb is a heavy undertaking; you walk 2.5 hours to Goraksheb at 5,180 meters and from here almost 2 hours for EBC.

At the bottom of Everest you could consider 2 things, first is finally how you are living with calmness and still the lot from the jaw-dropping nature is around you and the next is living with the fact that you are restless throughout 8 days on nothing but for pure pretty anxiety. And there is you and Everest base camp trek.

For this massive achievement of EBC, take in every bit of enjoyable breath, wow and you should not forget to say LEMME, in company with the high sign of Everest Base Camp! Finally on day 9 through today 12 you will be making your way back down to Lukla crossing mini mountain village of Pheriche, Pangboche, Phortse, Khumjung, Namche Bazaar and Lukla. During your get back you definitely find yourself delightful a lot more.

And what you will experience is an inexpressible touch of feat that you get from your adventurous Everest base camp trekking. And your excellence, that makes the Nepal trek absolutely significance.

Well, what are you waiting for? Get in touch with Skyline treks for all inclusive Everest base camp package trek.

Withstand the 13 days of Everest Base Camp Trek

The Everest base camp trek is one of the most crowd-pleasing snow trekking destinations in Nepal which is bejeweled with adorable beauty of pouring snow and taken with rhododendron, pine and oak trees. The pouring snow in the winter makes this trek more thrilling wherein the views of the surrounding is more charming than in Summer and what’s more stunning, is the view of the world’s highest mountains from the trails right to the top. The high point of the trek is laid at a height of 5,364 meters which is about 17,600 feet, is the best trekking trail which covers not less than 100 Kms. Continue reading