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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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.
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.
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 a collection of numerous adventure holidays including the famous Everest Base Camp trekking, inspiring Annapurna Circuit trail and Sanctuary hiking, the cultural Langtang and Helambu treks, the remote Dolpo and the forbidden Mustang and Manaslu treks.
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.
The one-hour long Trans-Himalayan flight between Kathmandu and Lhasa of Tibet is one of the most scenic flights in the world that offers the breathtaking close-up views of the highest Mount Everest, Cho Oyu, Makalu, Shishapangma and other great mountains.
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.
The Chomolhari (Jhomolhari) trekking is the most popular trail in Bhutan. This trek offers the spectacular views of the Mount Jhomolhari from the high camp at Jangothang. About 40% trekkers follow the popular Chomolhari trekking route in main seasons.
Bhutan is rich in culture and traditions. Bhutan is known as ‘Druk Yul’ in native language and it is one of the world's most exotic tourist destinations. The national religion of Bhutan is Mahayana Buddhism which is the basis of the the Drukpa way of life.
Kanchenjunga region is situated in Eastern Nepal bordering with the Indian State of Sikkim and Tibet of China. Kanchenjunga region although a restricted area, is perhaps one of the most remote trekking regions to the Base Camp of the world's third highest peak.
Trekking in the Everest region is famous because of the Everest Base Camp trail. Friendly Sherpa people and their lifestyle, colorful festivals and the Buddhist monasteries are some additional attractions that make the Everest trekking more popular and demanding.
Gosainkunda Lake is situated at 4,380 meters (14,370ft) above sea level in the Langtang National Park of Nepal. The Gosainkunda Lake is sacred to the Hindu people and visited hugely in August-September during the special festival called 'Janaipoornima'.
Kakani Shivapuri route is one of the short and diverse trekking trails available in Kathmandu valley. This is a less crowded and more pristine destination closer to Kathmandu valley ideally suitable for short trekking holidays with family, friends and children.
The Everest three passes trek gives an all-round tour of the famous Khumbu Valley of Nepal. This is a hard trek leading to the Renjo la Pass, Gokyo Ri and over the Chola Pass making a circuit of Tawache and Cholatse, Everest Base Camp, Kalapatthar and Kongma la Pass.
Chola Pass is one of the most adventurous and hard treks in the Everest region of Nepal. This trek is designed for passionate trekkers who are looking for more challenging trek and climb a Peak. So, we have combined this trek with Lobuje Peak expedition.
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.
Chulu East is regarded as technically straightforward and challenging peak. It lies in the Annapurna region of Nepal. The summit of Chulu East provides the most breathtaking views of Annapurnas, Gangapurna, Dhaulagiri, Tilicho Peak and Manaslu.
The Amphu Lapcha Pass in the Everest region is regarded as one of the most challenging and technical high passes in Nepal. This trek starts at Lukla and passes through the remote and wilderness trail, dramatic Amphu Lapcha Pass and ends back in Lukla.