A helicopter tour is generally quite an adventure, no matter where in the world you fly, but you can take it for granted that you’ll not experience a heli tour more dramatic than the Everest helicopter tour.
For the adventure seeker, paragliding in Nepal can be a fulfilling experience and a trip will take you over some of the best scenery on earth. The flying season in Nepal commences from November through February, the best months being November and December.
Undho Undho jaada hun’, said the young shepherd who was in his early 20’s, after he shared his Pilot cigarette and had a few chat with us. We didn’t ask his name, but did ask how many sheep he had. He said that those weren’t his sheep and that he doesn’t plan to stay in Mugu for long.
All you adventurers out there, all who seek a bit of excitement in your otherwise mundane lives, come and do a bit of bungee jumping in Nepal.
It does not matter if you aren’t a really good climber. Now that you’re in Nepal, here’s a chance to challenge yourself and climb a real Himalayan peak or two. Yes, be a Himalayan climber.
One of the most prominent milestones of 1975 must surely be that it was the year when the world’s highest peak, Mount Everest (8,848 m), was conquered for the first time by a woman, Junko Tabei (born September 22, 1939) from Japan.
Two Nepali adventurers who were very much in the international limelight in 2012 were Sano Babu Sunuwar and Lakpa Tsheri Sherpa. That was the year when these two intrepid buccaneers were chosen as the 2012 People’s Choice Adventurers of the Year through a public poll conducted by no
Before you go white water rafting, you might want to know more about the technicalities. Well, first of all, there’s a grading system for the rivers, with Grade 1 being the most tranquil and Grade 6 being really hazardous, so much so, that you wouldn’t want to go rafting there.
It’s not only hiking that’s so much fun and adventure, cycling too can be as challenging, as spirited, and actually more of an adventure than even trekking. Besides, cycling long distance over high altitude terrain will surely require a fair bit determination and perseverance.
What is it about the Kathmandu valley that makes it an ideal place for cycling tours? There are many in fact. First, it’s the diverse nature of the terrain, one that is just right for mountain biking.
It’s no secret that Nepal is a country famous for its mountain range, the Himalayas. After all, 8 of the world’s tallest peaks lies in Nepal, paving a way for world-class hiking and picturesque treks from the Annapurna Circuit to the Everest Base Camp trek.