Trekking Encounters offers adventure specialists and nature guides who have a vast knowledge of Himalayan trekking and expeditions in both Nepal and Tibet. We run hugely popular and short trekking trips to the world famous Everest Base Camp and other areas of hidden natural treasures. Other adventure attractions in Nepal are Peak climbing trips up to 6500 meters and bigger expeditions. All our trips are responsible, eco-friendly and support nature, adhering strictly to eco-tourism principles. We are committed to being an eco-trekking agency, thus can help you to minimize the impact of trekking in the Himalayas.
Trekking or hiking is a significant attraction in Nepal and has been offered since the 1960's. The two most popular treks in Nepal are trekking to Everest Base Camp and trekking either around Annapurna or the Annapurna Circuit, which goes right around the Annapurna Himalayan range. There are numerous other treks available in the Everest, Annapurna and Langtang regions. We offer treks to Gokyo valley, the Lake and the top Gokyo Ri where one can enjoy spectacular views of Mt. Everest, Cho Oyu and other Himalayan mountains. Other popular regions include the Langtang, Helambu, Makalu, Manaslu, Kanchenjunga, Dolpo and Rara. In western Nepal we specialise in classic and adventure treks. We can organise trekking over high passes for those who relish mountain challenges. You can also enjoy the cultural richness of Nepal en route by meeting some of the ethnic groups like Sherpa, Gurung, Rai, Thakali, and by viewing ancient monasteries, temples and sacred lakes on the different trekking trails. You could join our peak climbing trips to Island Peak, Mera Peak or Lobuche Peak. Alternatively, there are some expedition trips available to Baruntse, Amadablam and Cho Oyu.
There are other thrilling adventures to be experienced in Nepal; we organize rafting trips on the Himalayan white water rivers, jungle safari packages, Everest flights, cultural and heritage tours. These can be organised as add-ons.
We offer a variety of trekking and holiday trips in Nepal, both short and longer, to suit your budget and interests. We have published most of our trips with prices and relevant details. Please drop us an e-mail with any queries and we will respond your e-mail in less than 24 hours.
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Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the world having an altitude of 8,848 meters and lies on the border of Nepal and Tibet (China) with about half of the mountain lying on each side of the border. Mount Everest was attempted for several times in the history to achieve a summit on its top.
Annapurna Base Camp route has become one of the most popular trekking trails among the solo and adventure trekkers. It is also known as the Annapurna Sanctuary trek which has an extraordinary variety of ecosystems because of its unique combination of heights and depths.
Everest region has become a popular destination for short time trekking holidays, longer treks, high passes, adventure peaks, challenging expeditions of mountains above 8000 meters including the highest Mt. Everest, the story of Yeti and the Sherpa culture.
Nepal is a country of high Himalayas including the highest Mount Everest on the earth and the holy land of Lord Pashupatinath and Gautam Buddha where the Hindus and Buddhists have lived together in harmony for centuries. Its varied weather is another significant attraction.
Wildlife safari is a rapidly growing activity in Nepal. Nepal's protected areas, national parks and wildlife reserves are experiencing increasing number of local and international visitors for such adventures. Watching wildlife is a great way to get back to nature.
Nepal has unique splendours including the highest Mount Everest on the earth. The World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu Valley provide a great chance to observe the ancient Nepalese architect, lifestyle of the people here, history and current cultural practices.
Trekking is the best way to experience Bhutan. Druk Path is one of the most scenic and popular treks in Bhutan. It follows a wilderness trail and many remote lakes. Although it is a short trek, it still goes to a higher elevation that makes the trek moderately strenuous.
Nepal is a popular pilgrimage destination because of its divine shrines. Pashupatinath temple is one of them and its existence dates back to 400 A.D. The pagoda style temple is dedicated to the Lord Shiva and stands as a symbol of faith, religion, culture and tradition.
Nepal has a total of ten UNESCO World Heritage Sites including the two natural heritage sites. The seven are located in Kathmandu Valley and the other one is known as Lumbini-the birth place of Lord Buddha, which is about 300 kilometers west from the capital city Kathmandu.
Upper Mustang is classified as controlled region and foreign trekkers are allowed only with special trekking permits to enter into Upper Mustang so that the land is also known as the forbidden Kingdom. Upper Mustang is located north to the Middle West of Nepal.
Mount Dhaulagiri is the 7th highest mountain in the world. Dhaulagiri gets its name from the Sanskrit word 'Dhavala' which means 'White' and 'Giri' which means 'Mountain'. The Dhaulagiri Circuit trek is physically a demanding and off-the-beaten path trek.
Sundarijal Nagarkot is the shortest trekking available closer to Kathmandu located at 12km north from the downtown. This trek is also known as Shivapuri trekking as it is situated in the Shivapuri National Park, the newly declared national park in Nepal.
Larkya Pass to Manang and Tilicho Lake to Jomsom is one of Nepal's challenging off-the beaten-path treks that offers some outstanding Himalayan scenery over the high passes of Larkya La and Mesokanto La. This trek connects the Manaslu and Annapurna regions of Nepal.
Tharpu Chuli is also known as Tent Peak whose name is obvious when viewed from Annapurna Base Camp. This Peak was first climbed in 1956 by a Japanese expedition team. Tent Peak is a popular trekking peak and the views from the summit are truly magnificent.
Mount Baruntse is an impressive and popular 7000 meter expedition peak among the climbers and it is situated in front of Mount Makalu in the Eastern Nepal, at the center of the three glacier valleys- Imja, Hunku and Barun and above the East and West Cols.
Yala Peak is located in the Langtang Himalayan range of Nepal, protected as Langtang National Park. This peak is also considered as Nepal’s one of easier trekking peaks and often climbed along with its neighbouring Peak Naya Kanga or Ganja-la Chuli.
Pisang Peak is located in the Annapurna region of Nepal. The peak lies roughly in between two gigantic Himalayan peaks, Annapurna I and Manaslu. Pisang Peak rises above from Pisang village and yak pastures in a uniform slope of ice and snow to the final summit pyramid.