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We are doing a trek in the Kanchenjunga region in October 2016 and are trying to get accurate information about which airlines fly in and out of the Taplejung (Sukhetar airstrip) airport. Is it only Nepal Airlines, or do other companies have service there? Thank you . . . .
Hi, I am thinking of visiting Nepal wither this coming October or February. I have looked over the travel books but would respect your opinion. I am not a trekker and will not be hiking. I go to Nepal for the culture and scenery. Views are important to me so the time of year is critical. What are the pros and cons for these two times of the year. What places/regions in the country do you feel worthwhile to visit? In advance, thank you. Eric
I'm going to be in Pokhara for about a month during November. I'm looking to stay at a guesthouse that is a social enterprise (ie a business that's set up to support a school or other kind of non-profit). Does anyone know of any guesthouse like this in Pokhara?
Also, I'm looking to do some volunteer work while I'm there. I have experience establishing volunteer programs, and also on setting up child protection policies for organisations that work with children. If anyone knows of an NGO…
Hi guys, i will be arriving in india by 4th of august and will go to nepal on the 17th till 28th, i wanna ask if how much is the trekkig cost for annapurna base camp and ghorepani poon hill? Because i read in lonley planet that it will take 300$ to ghorepani and 700$ in annapurna by travel agency. But i would'nt take travel agency, i will just hire a porter.
Edit: since i live in tropical country, i would like to trek in snowy mountain on ausmgust, any recommendation for moderate snow mountain…
I am planning to go to Nepal in October-November for some trekking for approximately 3 weeks.
This would be my 2nd time as I did independently the so-called "3 passes trek" 5 years ago (around the Everest region).
My main options are either trekking around the Annapurna region or around the Langtang valley.
I am looking for advises/suggestions/feedbacks mainly due to the fact that:
1) I have read that the Annapurna has lost great part of his charm following the new road that has…
Hi all, I'm planning to visit Kathmandu and Pokhara at the end of the August or in September, anyone have plans to visit at the same period, I'm looking for a fellow for trek around Pokhara,don't hesitate to contact with me....