Monday, April 17, 2017

Dhaulagiri Base Camp Bustling with Climbers

Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trekking

Dhaulagiri, the seventh highest mountain peak in the world standing at 8167m high from sea level is bustling with mountaineers this year.

The mountain peak is popular for climbing and expedition and during the peak seasons, there are crowd of climbers and local sherpa guides making an attempt on the summit.

Those who do not climb the peak, go its foothills for mountain sightseeing at the base camp. Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek is said to be the most challenging trekking trail in Nepal. From the base camp of Mt. Dhaulagiri, there are two routes going to the summit and to the circuit trail.

Spring and Autumn seasons are the busy time for peak climbing, expeditions and trekking in Nepal.

With the starting of climbing season, pile of garbages like cloths, oxygen cylinders, bottles, utensils and plastics left by climbers are accumulated at the base camp. This has been spoiled the natural beauty of the mountain area.

To save the beauty of mountain area, the garbages generated should be brought back and properly managed after mountaineering.

Tourism Rebounds at Ghorepani Poon Hill
The most popular trekking destination for sunrise views and cultural diversity, Ghorepani Poon Hill has gradually started recovering in the Annapurna Conservation Area Project after the massive earthquake in 2015. The hiking spot is popular for both the domestic and international tourist.

According to the record maintained by the Tourist Police Office, Ghorepani, 19 thousand 348 tourists visited Ghorepani in 2072 BS and the number reached 45,685 in the succeeding year.

Tourist from all over the world visit this place for amazing sunrise views over a dozen of mountain peaks from the poon hill tower.

The tourism place offers the glimpses of rhododendron forests, typical local gurung and magar culture and villages. There are plenty of home-stay, tea houses and tourist standard hotels with all the basic amenities.

Ghorepani is the main destination for Annapurna region treks like Khopra Community Trek, Ghandruk Short Trek, Annapurna Base Camp Trek and Annapurna Circuit Trek.

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Expedition and Mountaineering in Nepal

Mount Everest Expeditions

Nepal is the homeland for the highest mountain peaks in the world including Mt. Everest, Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Kanchenjunga, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Lhotse and many other 8,000ers, 7,000ers and 6,000ers peaks famous for expedition and peak climbing. Mountaineering in Nepal is the prime adventure tourism activity and is the main attractions of enthusiast climber since Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay Sharpa first submitted Mount Everest in 1953.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Nepali New Year 2074

Trekking Buzz Happy New Year 2074

According to Nepali Calender, Nepal Sambat (Bikram Sambat), Baisakh 1st is the New year and called as Naya Barsha or Navabarsha. Nepali people have their own calender system and the first day of the year has the official holiday for celebrating the new year. Generally, Nepali new year falls on April between 11-15 on the Gregorian Calendar.

During the new year, people go for celebrations traveling place to place with friend, families and beloved one, reunion of the family members and some do religious rites. Nepali new year is like the festival in Nepal for all new things that if we do the good thing on the vary day, the whole day will be good.

During these days, Nepalese people go for holidays or out picnics to see the parts of the country. The offices, houses and streets are decorated colorful. There will be program like the street concert, cultural programs or showcase. New year's eve events and parties are organized at clubs, hotels and restaurants.

Hindu people go for deep spiritual bath nearby the rivers and streams, pray god in the temples, wear new clothes and eat delicious food.

Various programs are conducted during the new year likewise Bisket Jatra, Sindoor Jatra and Bode Jatra that has been carried out since years to welcome the New Year in traditional style.

If you are interested to travel around Nepal and looking for the best places, here we have top 10 best places to visit in 2074. Plan and travel to promote the domestic tourism in Nepal. Contact Trekking Buzz for travel planning and tour operation.

How to find best trekking agency in Nepal

Hiking in Nepal

If you are thinking of trekking to Nepal, might be wondered to choose a trekking agency or go with Independent trekking guide. There are above 1100 trekking companies registered in Trekking Agencies Association in Nepal (TAAN), most of residing within the Kathmandu Valley and few are in Pokhara. Tourism is considered as the largest industry for national economy after agriculture. Nepal receives about 8,00,000 foreign tourists from all over the world. The Popular trekking routes like Everest Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit, Langtang Valley Trek and manaslu Circuit Trek are the worldwide famous trekking trails in Nepal. There are mosly two different seasons for trekking in Nepal. Autumn Season (September to November) and Spring Season (March to May) are the best season in Nepal for trekking and receives the highest amount of trekkers.

While booking a trip, you need to look for the following facts that your trekking companies have or not
Years in Business
Client Reviews
Affiliations
Registration and Licenses
Cost and Facilities

Monday, April 10, 2017

Nepal For All

Tilicho Lake Trekking

Nepal, the land of Himalayas is popular among the travelers as one of the best destination for trekking, peak climbing or mountain expeditions. Home to the tallest mountain peak, Mt. Everest at 8848m and other 7 eight thousanders Himalayan peak, the nation offers the world famous trekking trails like Annapurna Circuit Trek, Everest Base Camp Trek, Annapurna Base Camp Trek, Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek, Langtang Valley Trek, Upper Mustang Trek and Manaslu Circuit Trek. But this is not enough, the tiny landlocked Himalayan country offers much. The mysterious culture, wild wide jungles, ragging rivers and calm lakes, beautiful terraced fields, green lush valley, amazing sunrise and sunset views and the UNESCO World Heritage Sites aren't attract you to travel.

The sacred temples, monasteries and monuments, adrenaline activities like paragliding, rafting and bungee jumping will amaze and captivate you. You definitely fall in love with the nature, culture and wildlife of Nepal, just visit once.

There is a big change in the tourism industry before and after the massive Earthquake, the earthquake might have broken the walls not the base, the nation is on the way to revive.

There are world class hotels and resorts in most of the city areas and you can taste the home food of your choice, but once taste the finest Nepali food and enjoy the ritual feasts of Newari people.

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Top 10 best places to visit in 2074

Planning to go on holidays during New year 2074 in Nepal? We have top 9 places to visit during Happy New Year in Nepal. The New year is knocking the door very sooner. During the recent days, New year celebrations with the friends, families and beloved ones are getting popular among the Nepalese people so on the very context, we are listing here some most popular and top places in Nepal with the aim of promoting domestic tourism and supporting the #Ghumphirbarsa2073 initiated by Nepal Tourism Board and Nepal Government. No doubt Nepal is a heaven for all kinds of tourism activities like Trekking, Mountaineering, Expeditions, Peak Climbing, adventure activities and tours and every year about 8 hundred thousands of foreign tourist visit this tiny landlocked Himalayan country. Nepal has been well recognized as the world's best travel destinations so it might be our first priority to help domestic tourism visiting our own places during the holidays.

Where you want to go during New Year in Nepal, here are our 9 recommended place to visit

#1: Rara
Rara Lake Tour

Situated in Rara National Park, Rara is the heaven on the earth to visit. Rara Lake is considered and said to be the queen of lakes, visiting Rara Lake during the New Year will be worthful. During the visit to this beautiful place, you can explore Red Panda, a rare white musk, Naur, eagle and other wildlife along with the variety of Himalayan flora. If you are interested to Visit Rara lake on the first day of year, contact Trekking Buzz for the packages.


#2: Jomsom Muktinath
Jomsom Muktinath Tour

Jomsom Muktinath and the surrounding places are famous for religious tourism. During the 5-6 years this travel destination is being visited by the Nepalese tourist but before that it has been only the interest of foreign tourist. The budget travel package, availability of hotels and transportation, Jomsom Muktinath tour package is the popular among the Nepali visitors. Trekking Buzz has the special offer during the New Year 2074 for the Nepalese tourist, contact us for the exclusive offer.


#3:Chitlang, Makawanpur
Chitlang Makawanpur Tour

Located very near to Kathmandu (14km), Chitlang will be the best place for enjoying New Year holidays. Few days away from the Dhulomandu (Kathmandu), Chitlang offers the best mountain views, rural environment, historical places and beautiful views of forest. Trekking Buzz offers 1 Night 2 days program with the transportation, hotel accommodation and food.


#4:Trishuli/Bhotekoshi River Rafting
To rejoice at the New Year, Rafting in Trishuli or Bhotekoshi River would be the best option. You can choose 1 day package or overnight rafting package with Trekking Buzz for enjoying thrilling water adventure.


#5: Ilam
Ilam new Year Tour

Ilam is the popular destination for tea tourism and is the best for enjoying new year. Ilam is in the hilly region of mechi zone in Eastern Nepal. The major place for tea production, Ilam offers the best mountain views, natural scenery and landscapes. You can visit Antu Danda, Mai Pokhari, sadakpur, Kanyam and Fikkal, Siddhi Thumka, Chhintapu, Gajur Mukhi, Pathibhara, Mai beni during your visit to Ilam.


#6:Vedetar
Vedetar New Year Tour

Vedetar is the famous and popular tourism places in Eastern Region, Dhankuta. This beautiful places is the main attraction of Nepalese tourist and one of the most visited site. You can go for family tour, family tour and couple tour to Vedetar where you can stay in the luxury hotels and lodges. Vedetar is also popular for Pathivara temple and from the tower, you can overview the beautiful panorama of rural villages, mountains and landscapes. Plan your holidays this new year and enjoy the beautiful panorama of vedetar.


#7:Lumbini
Lumbini

Lumbini is the popular buddhist pilgrimage site listed in UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1997. The birthplace of lord Gautam Buddha, Lumbini is famous for Mayadevi temple, Museum, Monuments, Monasteries and buddhist historical site. Every year thousands of tourist visit this holy place. With the availability of luxury hotels and restaurants, visitors can stay a night or more visiting around the Lumbini area. Lumbini is a 5-hour drive from Kathmandu and a 30-minute drive from Bhairahawa. The closest airport is Gautam Buddha Airport at Bhairahawa, with flights to and from Kathmandu. The India border town Sonauli is 1 hour drive from Lumbini and Gorakhpur railway station in India is 8 hours drive from Lumbini. 1 Night 2 days package will be the best package to visit around Lumbini and surrounding places during New Year 2074.


#8:Bardia
Jungle Tour in Bardia

Bardia is popular for natural and cultural sight. Home to largest protected Royal Bengal Tigers along with other 30 species of mammals, 400 species of birds and 60 species of fishes, Bardia National Park is the largest national park in western Nepal covering 968 sq. kilometers. Bardia can be reached either by bus drive or air flight.



#9:Chitwan
Chitwan National Park

Chitwan is popular for jungle activities and witness of tharu culture along with village walk, sunset views, canoeing and boating. If you are interested in jungle activities, walking and elephant safari, Chitwan national Park can be the best destination for you celebrating New year with your friends, families and beloved ones. Sauraha and Meghauli are the main touristic attractions in Chitwan where you can stay in world class luxury hotels and dining in the high standard restaurants. Chitwan can be reached with a 20min flight from Kathmandu to Bharatpur or 6-7 hours drive.



#10:khaptad
Khaptad Tour

Khaptad is the natural gem for travelers and a heaven of far-west. With the increase of domestic tourism, this places has gaining popularity due to its natural abundance, diverse landscape and beautiful Himalayan views. Spread over Doti, Achham, Bajhang and Bajura, Khaptad can be reached with a bus drive from Kathmandu to Dhangadhi and then to Dipayal of Doti district. You need to trek to enter the Khaptad National Park or can hire a jeep.

Top 4 Things To Do In Nepal (Other Than Trekking!)

Nepal is the great adventure destination in the world for trekking, mountaineering and adventure sports like Bungee Jumping, Paragliding, White Water River Rafting, Zip Flyer, Jungle Safari, Peak Climbing, Rock Climbing, Hiking and many more. But do you think, it's a popular country in the world other than trekking. This tiny Himalayan landlocked country has the mighty Himalayas that stands above 8,000m and has 8 out of 14 highest peaks in the world, including Mount Everest - the top of the world. But there are many places that are popular for tours and sightseeing, cultural and nature walk.

If you are not trekking to Himalayas and seeking for the peace and pleasure places, Nepal offers a lot for you. You may walk to nature trail, witness the sunrise and sunset, walk to ethnic villages and play with the wildlife in the sub-tropical jungle.

Here are some things to do in Nepal other than trekking

1. Explore Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu Valley Tour

Kathmandu is the oldest beautiful city in the world that you step for the first time during your visit to Nepal. It is one of the top cities in the Asia even in the world. In Kathmandu valley, you will be exploring Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur cities rich in culture and heritage. Among the 10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, 7 are here.

2. Witness Sunrise and Sunset in Nagarkot
Nagarkot Sunrise and Sunset Tour

Nagarkot is the most popular hiking spot from where you can have the wonderful sunrise and sunset views over the majestic Himalayan ranges. Availability of top star hotels, Nagarkot is getting popularity among the national and international tourists nowadays.

3. Relaxing in Pokhara
Pokhara Tour

Pokhara is the dream city for nature and adventure lovers throughout the world as it offers all kinds of adventure activities like trekking, hiking, bungee jumping, paragliding, zip flying and many more. Few day away from the dusty and bustling city Kathmandu, pokhara is the right destination for relaxing. The abundance of beautiful lakes and green sceneries with the panoramic views of Mt. Annapurna rages, pokhara gives peace and calm environment to the visitors. You can find the world's best luxury hotels and resort in and around Pokhara valley where you can have a homely environment to spend some nights.

4. Play with Elephant or Explore Chitwan National Park
Chitwan National Park Jungle Safari

Famous for endangered one horned rhinoceros and the Royal Bengal Tiger, Chitwan National Park is the oldest and most popular national park of Nepal. The park is being protected and conserved since it got included in World Heritage Site in 1984 and since then the flow of national and international tourist is increasing to explore the flora and faunas, enjoy the beautiful sunset views, witness local Tharu Culture and villages.