Upper Mustang is famous for Kingdom of Lo. Upper Mustang has its own flag, palace and fortified city. Located politically in the Mustang District in Nepal the region is influenced by Tibetan and Nepali mixed culture. The Religion in Upper mustang is mixed as Hinduism, Buddhism, Kiratism and Animism. King of Lho manthang used to be recognized by Nepal government as well. But at the present there is no king as previous King’s successor is in the hotel Business. SO if you want to stay in luxury while traveling to Upper Mustang – accommodation at former prince is attractive.

Variation, Famous & Selected treks in Upper Mustang Nepal are – Motor Bike Tour to Upper Mustang/ Upper Mustang Trek/

With an area of 2,020 km2/780 sq mile, Upper Mustang region has population of around 7,000 is a remote and isolated region of the Nepalese Himalayas. Upper Mustang is still a restricted region and was demilitarized area until 1992 which made it one of the most preserved regions in the world, with a majority of the population still speaking traditional Tibetan languages. You will still find many old age people who do not understand Nepali language. Tibetan culture has been preserved by the relative isolation and due to their nearness with Tibetans.

Upper mustang is deserted area in Nepal with dry mountains and no any vegetation. But interestingly Mustang in Nepali means “fertile plain land”. At present life in Upper Mustang is solely dependent on tourism, animal husbandry and trade. Government of Nepal is constructing road to connect to Chinese market for trade. This road network development has made Upper Mustang Jeep tour possible.

The mustang valley mainly upper mustang region has been the dream trekking destination as the trail takes you across the mysterious landscape and it is stunningly beautiful. In accordance upper mustang tour has been heavily promoted with new road network in the region. Upper Mustang has been really famous motor biking or mountain biking destination among locals as well foreign tourist. Some of the traveler take this region as either Hindu or Buddhist religion whereas many of other go for the different form of nature in Nepal.

After October 7, 2008, by order of the Government of Nepal existence of Kingdom of Lho disappeared and by then the last official and later unofficial king (raja or gyelpo) was Jigme Dorje Palbar Bista (1930–2016). With this history and some of the findings like in 2007, when people discovered a collection of 55 cave paintings depicting the life of the Buddha has made Upper Mustang as an important site of archeological research.

Strange funeral system which is called sky burial is still in practice in most of the part of Upper Mustang.

Upper Mustang is also famous as the rain shadow zone as it lies behind the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalaya range. The entire region is famous as a monsoon trekking destination in Nepal, as it doesn’t rain in the monsoon where rest of Nepal will be wit with rain. Tour in the jeep or motorcycle is famous in the monsoon, indeed.

Adventure tours

Rafting, Canyoning, Kayaking, Ultra flight, Mountain biking, Hunting, Heli skiing, Jeep tour.

Variation, Famous & Selected adventure tours are – Pokhara Bike Tour /Kalinchowk Bike Tour / Self – Guided Poon Hill Hike / Rafting / Upper Mustang Bike Tour / Chitlang Cycling Tour / 7 days Adventure Tour /

Cycling in Nepal is one of the famous adventure activities for the foreign tourist whereas the locals have been using cycle for the work. As a poor country there are many people who just afford cycle as their vehicle and do so whereas at the mean time there are huge amount of tourist who love to cycle in the traffic of Kathmandu or in nearby hills of the cities like Pokhara or Kathmandu.
Mountain biking is differently attractive in contract with motorbike tours in Nepali Himalaya trails or in the cities with crowd and randomly urbanized narrow alley.
Famous as mountain biking – cycling has been an adventure over the high passes like Thorong la or larkey la pass. People also cycle to upper mustang, pikey pike trail cycling and Langtang valley as new trails of cycling adventure in Nepal.
Road cycling or cross country – any kind of high altitude or low altitude cycling are famous in Nepal. Tourist who have been on a trekking in the Himalaya and want to cycle in their free time while at the cities like Pokhara and Kathmandu can do cycling trip like Chitlang cycling tour for 2 days, one day cycling in Nagarkot Changunarayan trail, pilot baba ashram cycling tour.
Safety is our concern so when Nepalgram designs a trip we recommend you in the proper trail even if the cycling is cross country type. However, cycling sightseeing tour of cities is beautiful and a unique way of exploring cites of Nepal.
Apart from the multiday cycling, most of the day trip for cycling or Say Mountain biking is trip extension program of multiday sightseeing tourist or trekkers. It is also a fun thing to cycle inside the crowded old city of Kathmandu where you will find wild adventure in-between thousands of people and the crazy crowd.

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Easy Peak Climbing

Easy Peak climbing denotes to those peaks which are less technical and are also called trekking peaks of Nepal. Trekking peak or technically easy peak climbing do not involve long rope climbing or fixed roping. Unlike to technical peak climbing you do not have to rely on your harness and also necessarily do not need to use the ice axe. However, for safety purpose you still will use rope and ice axe for precautions.

Variation, Famous & Selected Easy Peak Climbing are – Himchuli peak/ Pokalde Peak Climbing/ Saribung Peak Climbing/ Pisang Peak Climbing/ Yala Peak Climbing/ Larkey Peak Climbing/ Island Peak Climbing with EBC Trek/ Short Mera Peak Climbing/ Mera Peak Climbing/ Mardi Himal Peak Climbing/ Island Peak Climbing with EBC Gokyo Trek/

To be honest – Easy peak climbing means those trekking peaks where you can literally walk like you are walking by beach when temperature is really low.
Because of the mountain wilderness – so called easy peak still demands longer hours of continues walk from one camp to another. And in relation with altitude of different peaks – a headache due to high altitude in most cases, while climbing easy peaks of Nepal.
Some of the famous easy peaks of Nepal are Mera peak and Yala peak climbing. Both of these peak are also famous as trekking peaks of Nepal Himalaya. If you are looking for a first time peak climbing adventure in Nepal – one out of these two will not let you down.
Mera peak has 3 summit and all of them are easy enough whereas Yala peak climbing is really easy. Climbing guides of Nepal use Yala peak as training peak for their basic course, this certainly tells you degree of technical difficulty of Yala peak climbing. However, both of these trekking peaks are in the prime location to see the infinite mountain ranges. Yala peak is located in Langtang and Mera peak is inside Makalu Barun conservation area. From the summit of Mera peak you can see highest mountain of world – Mount Everest and other 3 peaks above 8000 meters from the sea level.

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Hiking/Trekking

Trekking is one of the major activities among many things to do in Nepal. Apart from hiking tours, there are many other sightseeing tour options in Nepal. However walking tour is a world admired as hiking to Everest or Annapurna region of Nepal Himalaya are famous around the world.
When someone talks about their holidays in Nepal, all imagine they are going to the mountains and it is all about trekking in the Nepal. Believe it, Everest base camp trek is one of the famous bucket list item.

Variation, Famous & Selected Hiking/Trekking  are – Ghorepani Ghandruk Hike/ Chisapani Nagarkot Hike/ Tilicho Trek/ Gokyo Renjola Circuit Trek/ Dhampus Peak/ PoonHill Hike/ Helambu Hike/ Gokyo Ri Hike/ Ghandruk Hike/ Tamang Heritage Hike/ Mardi Hike/ Phari Lapcha Climbing/ Langtang Hike/ Gosaikunda Hike/ ABC Hike/ Namche Trek/ Langtang Trek with Helicopter/ Short EBC kalapatthar Trek/ Manaslu trek to samagaun/ EBC camping trek/ Everest spiritual trek/ Limi Valley Trek/ Bhimtang Trek/ Champadevi Hike/ Nagarjun Hike & Rock Climbing/ Changunarayan Nagarkot Hike/ Adventure Tour/ Amadablam Expedition/ Larkey Climbing/ Island peak with EBC/ Short Mera Peak/ Mera Peak/ Mardi Himal Peak/ Lobuche after EBC Trek/ Island Peak with EBC Gokyo Trek/ Upper Mustang Trek/ Upper Dolpo Camping Trek/ Tsum Valley Trek/ Tamang Heritage Trek/ Short ABC Trek/ Round Annapurna Trek/ Rolwaling Tasi Lapcha Trek/ Rara Lake Trek/ Poon Hill Trekking Tour/ Poon Hill Trek/ Phoksundo Lake Trek/ Phaplu EBC Trek/ Panchase Trek/ Numbur Chesse Circuit Trek/ Nar Phu Trek/ Mardi Himal Trek/ Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek/ Manaslu Cultural Circuit Trek/ Makalu Base Camp Trek/ Langtang Ganjala pass Trek/Langtang Valley Trek/ Langtang Gosaikunda Trek/ Langtang Circuit trek/ Khopra Danda Trek/ Kanchenjunga Trek/ Jomsom Muktinath Trek/ Jiri Gokyo EBC Trek/ Honeymoon Heli Trek to EBC/ Helambu Trek/ Helambu Gosaikunda Trek/ Gosaikunda Trek/ Gokyo Ri Trek/ Poonhill Ghandruk Village Trek/ Ghorepani Ghandruk Trek/ Ganesh Himal Trek/ Everest Three Passes Trek/ EBC Chola Pass Gokyo Ri Trek/ EBC Chola Pass Gokyo Trek/ EBC Trekking Tour/ EBC Arun Valley Trek/ Manaslu trek/ Dudh Kunda Trek/ Dhaulagiri Trek/ Langtang Valley Circuit Trek/ Chisapani Nagarkot Trek/ Annapurna Circuit Tilicho Trek/ Annapurna Circuit Trek/ Annapurna 2 high passes Trek/ Everest Base Camp Trek/

However our trekking tour category has diversity of trekking trips in Nepal. New destination trek to hiking route finding trips in Nepal, are listed under the tour tag of trekking.
Again, as Nepal is a small country with tallest peak of the world Everest, she is famous among hike lovers & nature hikers. Mountainous terrain of Nepal makes lots of ups and down and hiking here is great adventure. Hike in Nepal starts from the altitude of 1100 meter or 1968 feet to 6500 meters or 21320 feet.
Nepal Hiking Altitude profile in general
Lowest altitude for the hiking is from Besisahar which is the gateway of Annapurna Region treks to Annapurna circuit or manalsu circuit hiking and highest altitude that takes you to the height of 6500 meter or 21320 feet to the famous trekking peak called Mera peak. Mera peak starts in Everest region but the peak is on the other side of Everest Base Camp hiking that is in Makalu Barun conservation area. Very few people go for this trekking peak in the Makalu Barun National park.
Trekking in Nepal is under the bucket list of all most the entire traveler around the world. Nepal is famous for trekking activity. But trip extension like Peak climbing, Rafting, Paragliding, Para Hawking, Kayaking, day tours are famous. Nepal has four seasons. All of them are suitable for any of the activity. But each activity needs to design the itinerary as per the season. For example hiking during monsoon in Nepal needs to be short and starts early for the day, like start early stop early. We have lots of hiking package in numerous trekking region of Nepal for all level of fitness. Hiking in Nepal can be short as 3 days and more than a month long.

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Multi day & Day sightseeing tour

Day tour or multi day tour which involves visiting different landmarks for different architecture, monuments, nature or wildlife is called sightseeing in Nepal. The famous sightseeing tour for Nepal is Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour for a day. Sightseeing tour are either one day tour or combination of many day tours in a compact package which last for more than one day.

Variation, Famous & Selected Multi day & Day sightseeing tour are – Pokhara Lumbini Kathmandu Tour/ Langtang Trek with Helicopter Return/ Nagarkot Sunrise tour – Self Guided Tour/ Epic Kirtipur Tour with Traditional Lunch/ Kathmandu Valley Tour/ Day Hike to Champadevi/ EBC Helicopter Landing Day Tour/ White Water Rafting Trip in Nepal/ Ricksaw Ride Tour/ Rampur Village Charity Tour/ Nagarjung Hike & Rock climbing/ Motorbike Tour to Upper Mustang/ Kathmandu Pokhara Tour/ Kathmandu Pokhara Lumbini Tour/ Best Kathmandu Tour/ Kathmandu Bhaktapur Tour/ Chitlang Cycling Tour/ Chilling Nepal Tour/ Changunarayan Nagarkot Day Hiking Tour/ Bungmati Khokana 1 Day Tour/ Best Nepal Tour/ 9 Nights 10 Days Kathmandu & Pokhara Tour/ Everest Nepal Luxury Tour/ Spiritual Day Tour/ Patan Day Tour/ 1 day Kathmandu Tour/

Kathmandu, Pokhara, Lumbini, Palpa, Chitwan, Bardiya, Jiri are the famous sightseeing destinations of Nepal. But these are very old and explored like 100 years ago. There are many new places of interest for sightseeing tour which Nepalgram has includes in multiday tour itinerary. Places like Chandragiri hills, Rampur, Bandipur are other beautiful landmarks for sightseeing tour in Nepal.
Tour in Nepal has versatile options from low lands in Terai as Lumbini to high Himalaya’s base camps like Everest base camp. Nepalgram has itineraries which includes both Himalayan base camp as well the lower flat sightseeing destinations. This has given travelers a different taste while traveling in South Asia. In the small area of Nepal the mountains and low lands has made this kind of sightseeing tour possible, and because of the size of country these kind of multi-dimensional sightseeing tour doesn’t need many days.
A short holiday or a weekend trip to Nepal might sound short but surely there are verities of experience in Nepal. Traveling will not be time consuming as country is small and landlocked, but if the money is not a issue.
Sightseeing tour also includes bird watching, photography tour, religious tours, jeep tours or motor biking in the off roads of Nepal. The versatile land of Nepal has given wilder as well as luxury prospect of travel inside the small boundary for wider sightseeing and exploration. Nepal is small but diversifies which make sightseeing go wider than you imagine.

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Nature Activities

Bird Watching, National Park tour & Jungle Safari

Nepal is covered mostly with the forest and most of the Nepali settlements are in the hills with abundant forest. So when it comes to safari in Nepali Jungle – you either talk about walking through the jungles or go camping into the wild. Jungle safari in Nepal is the part of regular life in the local peoples in order to fetch wood or graze livestock’s.

Variation, Famous & Selected Nature Activities are – Chisapani Nagarkot Hike/ Gokyo Renjola pass Circuit Trek/ Chulu East peak climbing/ Himchuli peak/ Poon Hill Hike/ Gokyo Ri Hike/ Mardi Himal Hike/ Langtang Valley Hike/ Gosaikunda Hike/ Annapurna Base camp Trek/ Saribung Peak Climbing/ Baruntse Peak Climbing/ Langtang Trek with Helicopter Return/ Short EBC Kalapatthar Trek/ Manaslu base camp trek to Samagaun/ Everest Spiritual Trek/ Nagarkot Sunrise tour/ Limi Valley Trek/ Manaslu View Bhimtang Valley Trek/ Rampur Village Charity Tour/ Poonhill Ghandruk Village Trek/ Chisapani Nagarkot Trek/ Annapurna Circuit with Tilicho Lake Trek/ Annapurna Circuit Trek/ Annapurna Circuit Heli Trek/ Annapurna Basecamp Heli Trek/ Annapurna Base Camp Trekking/ Annapurna 2 High Passes Trek/ Everest Base Camp Trek/

Like world know jungle safari there are plenty of sites inside Nepal where one can easily find the escape of the city and overwhelming welcome of the nature in the conserved site such as; conservation areas, national parks, wildlife reserves, bird watching area, wetlands and community forests. For example the world famous Jungle safari of Chitwan is done with jeep or elephant.
With new conservation areas and national parks rich in bio diversity and wildlife protection, there are many new sites where people go for jungle safari in Nepal. New conservation area like Gaurishanker conservation area and trending national park like Bardi national park not only conserves the biodiversity but also creates best jungle safari site for tourists in Nepal. Bardia national park has both jeep and elephant safari to see Tiger. This national park is also famous as the tiger conservation area, though its official designation is national park.
Jungle safari in Nepal has been an entire Nepal trip which takes you from one national park to another conservation area or protected area. In most of the cases – people trekking, climbing and doing expedition in Nepali Himalaya go for jungle safari as a part of their trip extension programs.
Most of the jungle safari sites have accommodation and food facility whereas still there are many where you can go wild with your own food and arranged safety. Either of those destinations can be your Nepal holiday part in the safe hands like Nepalgram for best experience and safe adventure.

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Peak Climbing / Mountain Climbing / Expedition

Peak climbing in Nepal is also renowned as mountaineering. Mountaineering in Nepal is very old activity, even before trekking and tour started. There is not any specific date to illustrate when mountaineering started but it is believed to start from 19th century.

Variation, Famous & Selected Peak Climbing / Mountain Climbing / Expedition are – Kongma Tse peak climbingAnnapurna South expedition/ Chulu East peak climbing/ Himchuli peak/ Pokalde Peak Climbing/ Dhampus Peak/ Pachherma peak climbing/ Phari Lapcha Peak Climbing/ Saribung Peak Climbing/ Baruntse Peak Climbing/ Himlung Peak Climbing/ Pisang Peak Climbing/ Yala Peak Climbing/ Amadablam Expedition/ Larkey Peak Climbing/ Island Peak Climbing with EBC Trek/ Chulu West Peak Climbing/ TharpuChuli Peak Climbing/ Short Mera Peak Climbing/ Mera Peak Climbing/ Mardi Himal Peak Climbing/ Lobuche peak climb after EBC Trek/ Island Peak Climbing with EBC Gokyo Trek/ Rolwaling Valley Tasi Lapcha pass Trek/

Climbing in Nepal is famous because of towering mountains and wider Himalaya range located in Nepal – including highest mountain of the world “Mount Everest”. There are more than 14 mountains above 8000 meters – many of those are not just the highest mountain in Nepal but also member of eight thousander list.
Interestingly there are many un-named and unknown mountains to climb in Nepal. Nepalgram is always looking for another new peak for adventure to unknowns. Any interested climbers from all around the globe are well-come to join our unknown expeditions in Nepal Himalaya.

Young Himalaya range of Nepal has peaks from easy to highly technical. Interestingly – Mount Everest is regarded as one of the moderate climbing peak of Nepal. Because of the fixed route and rope on climbing Everest – Everest is not tough in comparison to other technical expedition of Nepal.
Some of the famous peak climbing in Nepal is; mera peak, lobuche peak, Island peak – all of these peaks are in around Everest region.

Climbing towards the summit of Nepali peak is not hard if you have general knowledge of climbing gears and experienced guide to track the route to summit. Many climbing guides with Nepalgram have been to the respective peaks to know enough about the route and circumstances.

As expedition started before trekking, in Nepal – Himalayas of Nepal are still know for climbing than trekking. Whereas tour in Nepal is majorly a trip extension program for trekking and peak climbing. Peak Climbing in Nepal includes trekking to the basecamp of respective peak – which is why it is a best experience for mountain lovers.

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Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing in Nepal has been a trip extension program for trekking or mountaineering travelers. But there are many people who come Nepal for comfortable sightseeing tours and sign-ups for an adventure of rock climbing before they get back to home.

Variation, Famous & Selected Rock Climbing  are – Saribung Peak Climbing/ Nagarjun Hike & Rock Climbing/ 7 days Adventure Tour/

When you are in the famous cities like in Kathmandu or in Pokhara there are multiple indoor rocks climbing destinations. You will surely see those places busy in the peak season of tour in Nepal. But there are very few natural rock climbing site around the capital city Kathmandu and adventure city Pokhara. But whatsoever, there are few and to find those natural rock climbing sites you have to connect yourself with trekking companies in Nepal or any of the local travel agencies in Nepal.
As Nepal is famous for the towering peaks like tallest Mount Everest herself, climbing destinations are not scares at all. But the interest of rock climbing in Nepal has been replaced by mountaineering. People rather climb the beautiful peaks in Nepal than climbing rocks.
Interestingly there is few rock climbing sites in Everest base camp trekking route itself. At Lukla and at Khumjung there is rock climbing center where you can pay to climb in the fixed rock climbing site. Apart from those commercial sites- the nature has given beautiful climbing sites; if you are freelancer of rock climbing and can conquer the rock with your best technical; then there are surely plenty of site in every step of Nepal Himalaya.
Rock climbing in Nepal comes along with the peak climbing in many of the peaks like Lobuche peak climbing on route to Everest base camp trekking trail, Yala peak climbing in Langtang or Khumbila peak of Everest.
Climbing has always been a broad side of Nepal travels but rock climbing is least explored in Nepal. Or say, rock climbing is shadowed by towering and beautiful peaks of young Himalayas in northern Nepal. But whatever – mad Himalayan honey hunters has made their normal life as a part of adventure rock climbing, which proves there are enough of those rock climbing sites if you would love to do so.

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