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Nepal Travel – Expect the Unexpected

For years it has been my personal mission to give tourists the best information I can about Nepal travel.   It is easier as a “transplant” to Nepal (my husband is Nepalese, and I am American) for me to see the things that would seem a unique and even startling to a...
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Nepal Travel in Summer

People don’t often visit Nepal during the summer because of the “monsoon.”   But there are a lot of Nepal Trips that are actually really fun this time of year… if you don’t mind a little mud.  One of my favorite Himalayan treks is the Langtang Trek and it is...
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Nepal Tourist Visa – for Volunteers and Trekkers

Nepal Visa and Customs – Tribhuvan Airport Kathmandu   Traveling to Nepal?  Going to Everest Trek or here to volunteer?  You don’t need to get a visa in advance, Nepal visas are issued upon arrival.    But there are a few things you need to know when filling out the...
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Everest Trek 2012 – Summer Treks – Fall Trek to Everest Base Camp

Namaste TREKT Himalaya and Hardcore Nepal Fans!  We just added new dates to our trekking schedule, including summer. May 19, 26 June 2, 9,16, 23, 30 July 7, 14, 21, 28 August 4, 11, 18, 25 Everest Trek (our 14 day Base Camp) Trek will leave every Saturday for the remainder of...

Everest Base Camp and Altitude Sickness

Every year thousands of people head for the trekking route that leads to Everest Base Camp. The majority of them take the hike of a lifetime, but for some the journey becomes uncomfortable and leads to unbearable. We don’t know why certain people are affected by Altitude...
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Visit Nepal with our video

Our People, Our Culture, Our Nepal When you come to Nepal, you will leave feeling like you have not just new friends, but a new family.   Nepal is one of the friendliest nations you will ever visit.  And the Himalayan views will capture imagination long after you return home.  ...

Help Us Train Dalits in Nepal for Better Jobs

Dream Nepal Volunteer Program for Dalit Training Namaste! Thank you for your interest in our program. We are a  small group dedicated to helping the Dalit (sometimes called “untouchable caste”) community in Nepal. Although we do not like to use caste differentiation, the reality...

Nepal Video – Manaslu Himal Climb 2011

We really like this video and wanted to share it on our blog, because it really captures the spirit of what you will experience in Nepal on a Himalayan climb or trek.  Hearing Om Mani Padme Hum for 20 minutes feels just like sitting in Thamel (Kathmandu tourist district). So, you...

Best Shoes for Himalayan Treks

If you will be walking the 14-16 day Everest Base Camp trek, the most important article of clothing you will have is your shoes.   Mind you, by the end of the trek, you will probably never want to see them again, but during your sojourn they will be your best friend.   So, choose...
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TREKT opens office in USA!

BIG NAMASTE to all our Hardcore Nepal friends and fans! As promised, our new office is officially opened in the USA. And here’s what’s awesome about it…. Trekt Himalaya, LLC (a Florida company) is part of the University of Central Florida Business Incubator....