Nepal is best known in the World for the Adventurous activities as Trekking, Mountain flight and jumping, Paragliding, mountain climbing and many more. Due to this reason many brave and strong-heart people come to Nepal to fulfil their dream of being in the Land of Himalayas. Trekking in Nepal is best option that you have. Nepal offers World Famous Everest Base Camp trek and Annapurna Base Camp trek this is major reasons why people around the globe come here to liverish their life.
Today through this blog, we are going to explain the essential things that you must know for trekking in Nepal. In order to solve the problems that you may face during your tour and trekking in Nepal.
Now lets see
1.Plan more days for the tour more than you think:
Probably its not good ideas to enjoy trekking in Nepal with limited holiday tour. So its good idea to have some more days than planned trip. In context of Nepal, Mountain flights are often delayed and cancelled due to worst weather conditions. In the same way, you have to be make your body feel comfortable on higher elevation. So its always better to have some contingency days for trekking in Nepal.
2. You may have Acute Mountain Sickness during treks:
You may be living in the place close to sea levels. To adapt in the Higher altitude is matter of Challenge to you body too. At the higher altitude, there is lower level of atmospheric oxygen. As you elevate to the Higher altitude then altitude sickness may happen. If you feel such difficulties then you must be given proper care and taken care in time. Best reason to stay from such fatal illness is to keep trekking with steady pace, stay well hydrated and warm, eat a healthy diet and get proper rest and sleep, AMS should be no problem at all. You can also take Medicines like Diamox, this makes the body quickly ready for higher altitudes. Remember that such medicines have some side effects. Once you feel such sickness its always best option to descend to lower altitude, drink plenty of soup and rest.
3. Take Trekking gear with you
You need following trekking gears as
If you are thinking of trekking to Everest Base Camp Trek and Annapurna Base Camp Trek then you will need other useful gears as trekking poles, ropes, warm clothes, sleeping bag etc.
4. Always go for trekking with Local guides and porters:
Its not better idea to trek alone. Therefore, it would be best to take porters and guides as they are well knowledgeable about the routes, places and problems that may arise during the trekking. If you bags weighs more beyond your capacity then its best to hire a local porters. Sherpa are well acquainted with the higher altitude and handle you in any emergencies.
I hope this Essential Things that you must know For Trekking in Nepal helped you lots to enjoy and plan you Treks and tours in Nepal.
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