Nepal inspires many travellers with the promise of adventures against a backdrop of unexplored mountains, but in the departure lounge leaving the country much of the expansive talk is on the warm kindness and captivating culture of the Nepalese people.
Everest towers over seven of the world’s ten highest mountains in a topographic playground trekkers, mountain bikers and white water rafters love. Foot travellers meander trails that have run through these mountains and between these tiny villages for centuries.
Kathmandu is Nepal’s architectural and artistic hub; a city of legendary Buddhist stupas and Hindu temples, where pilgrims come looking for nirvana amongst the lively streets and tourist markets, and find Nepalese history brought to life though energetically shared stories of great battles, ancient religious events and everyday life.
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The Annapurna Circuit has been called one of the top 10 most beautiful hikes in the world. The trek normally takes around 16 to 18 days to complete and it begins in a different place than where it ends; making it a circuit hike.