Not everything is about climbing the highest mountains on Earth in the magical country of Nepal. This small country in the Himalayas also offers many rock climbing possibilites for travelers looking to spend some days, or even weeks, challenging themselves with some good climbs. Head to the peaceful valleys of Hattiban, just 15km southwest of Kathmandu, or Balaju, and test the Nepalese limestone rocks. Bimal Nagar is another great climbing venue, 5 hours from Kathmandu, near the beautiful city of Pokhara. The Everest region also offeres some good rock climbing options. Take a pick from our selection of guided rock climbing trips below! The mountains are calling!
Nepal is the world’s mountaineering mecca, but this enchanting country is also a paradise for trekkers, boasting and incredible diversity of landscapes. Some of the Himalaya’s most accesible and iconic routes, and the most incredible mountain scenery awaits you in Nepal, with unique trails around the Everest, the Annapurnas and beyond. Be aware, Nepal is a mountainous country, poorly connected by roads, so moving from one place to the other usually requires time, effort, and patience. But don’t worry, you will be rewarded with unforgettable experience!
In Nepal there are different climates according to altitude: the temperate climate of low mountains, the sub-tropical climate with a rainy season in the southern flat strip, and the cold climate of the Himalayas. Rainfall is abundant during the summer monsoon (June to early October). Kathmandu has a mild weather, with hot summers and cold winter nights.
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Getting to Nepal usually includes a flight into Kathmandu’s international airport. Although there are no direct flights from USA or Europe, you can fly directly from New Delhi, Doha, Istanbul, Hong Kong, and Singapore. Bus access is also available from India.
October-November offers the best weather conditions and it is high season for mountaineering, therefore accommodation prices increase. Spring (March-April) is also a good time to visit, with warm weather. Try to avoid monsoon season (June to September)
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