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  1. Question: Jomsom from Pokhara by land - how long, how much?

    Can somebody give current information about time/prices of land trip (bus/jeep)
    from Pokhara to Jomsom? Is it a reasonable alternative to flight?
    Thx.
  2. : Answer : Flights Nepal Airlines to Delhi can be cancelled?

    Hi guys,
    after getting the answers, I decided to go for Indian companies (not supposed to have refuel problems) - and it worked good.
    From Delhi - Air India, back - Indigo. No problems at all, on...
  3. Question: Flights Nepal Airlines to Delhi can be cancelled?

    Hi, guys! From your recent knowledge / experience: can we count on Nepal Airlines for arriving to Delhi ?
    We must continue from Delhi onward, and with flight to Delhi cancelled or seriously...
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    A new forum - Rafting in Nepal

    I suggest to replace pretty outdated forum "Maoits" by forum
    "Rafting in Nepal" . I understand that this site is mainly for trekking (and I love it and appreciate all the effort of those who run...
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    What about forum "Rafting in Nepal"?

    Hi everybody

    What do you think about opening on this site a forum about rafting?
    You know, if we are already there, it may be nice to go for rafting (I did it) - and firsthand information...
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    Hot shower in Lukla/Gokyo region?

    Hi!
    A litle bit strange (stupid?) question: if - and where - hot water for shower is available on Lukla - Gokyo route? Me and my wife did in last years 2 Annapurna region treks ,and there you do...
  7. Yoga / meditation trek - somebody tried it?

    Hello everybody,
    I've made two teahouse treks lately in Annapurna region, and would like to try something slightly different, combining nice trek with some beginners level of yoga/meditation. What...
  8. Thread: Why K2?

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    Re: Why K2?

    From what I know, peaks of Karakorum were labeled Kx by Western expedition in 1856 , with other numbers representing Masherbrum, Gasherbrum etc. In Russia we used to call it also Chogori, but...
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    Phaplu, 2010 - are there flights?

    I am thinking about flying into Everest region thru Phaplu...
    (not enough time for trek from Jiri). Is it possible now? The last thing I've heard that in 2009 airfield was supposed to be...
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    Sisuwa or Besisahar for AC start?

    Hi,
    need an advice: what is better as a starting point for AC?
    Heard a lot of scarry things about the road to Besisahar. Is it so these days?
    And how is a hike from Sisuwa?

    Please, give your...
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    AC - budget considerations: need advice

    Hi, wise and knowing!
    Me and my wife are going AC (to Jomsom); this is out second trek in the region, and this time we want not to "buy the trek" in agency, just to hire guide and porter, and to pay...
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    Help for trek planning in Everest region

    Hi, everybody! I am reasonably fit and enthusiastic ( middle age +) trekker; last year made my first Nepali trek - ABC - and begin to plan the next one
    (quite anticipated, uh?). I read a lot but...
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    Island Peak as a first trekking peak? : Summary

    Hello, guys!
    Thanks to everybody who took part. For me, it is much clearer the difference between hard trekking and easy climbing, both in fitness and logistics. I think, right now I am ready only...
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    Re: Island Peak as a first trekking peak?

    Hi, Boulia! You are now the one who provides details...

    When you are talking about 4 ropes and the fifth to the summit,
    what is the length of every rope? Just to get an impression how
    long...
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    Island Peak as a first trekking peak?

    hi everybody (especially those who climbed Island Peak)!

    I'm planning trek in Everest region and fantasizing
    about ascending on Island Peak. Actually, I don't know if it is reasonably
    doable...
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    Re: looking for a guide

    Hi there,

    you don't NEED a guide - you can do it alone - but it is
    much more convenient to go with guide (and porter) and not so
    expensive; my experience is very positive, and my guide was...
  17. Re: Any feedback of this co "Above The Himalaya Trekking (P) Ltd"

    Hi,
    just happenned to stumble on your question...
    I did my last (first anf still only) trek with this company.
    Being a novice, I ordered a whole custom-made package for
    me and my family...
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    Re: First time to Nepal

    Hi!
    Just a few simple advices:

    you can add to your EBC (or something similar in Everest region, like Gokyo) an ABC (Annapurna Base Camp) trek - relatively short and beautiful, in different...
  19. Ganesh Himal as a second trek? Advice, please

    Hello, wise and knowing!
    I made my first trek (with my wife and guide/porter) this spring, it was ABC (amazing) - and I'm full of hope about the next. Thinking about camping trek in a less visited...
  20. A fantastic guide and very good trekking company

    Hi everybody!

    I was lucky enough to bump into (after some homework done on Internet)
    into guide Bashu ( bashuac@gmail.com). Highly recommend for everybody
    who needes guide and company: knowing,...
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