Nepal Himalaya – Adventure with Spirit and culture
Himalaya range in Asia covers North India, Most part of Nepal and Bhutan, it extends about 2,500 KM with separating Indian subcontinent from rest of Asia. This great Himalaya Range includes 9 high mountains above 8000m including Mt. Everest (8848m). This region peaceful zone and have huge spiritual aspects related with Hinduism, Buddhism, Bonism and other religions followed by local people in Himalaya who worship nature as god. Himalaya region consists many spiritual sites as Monasteries, temples, Holy Lakes, Holy Mountains, pilgrimage centers, re-treat centers, meditation centers , Holy rivers, caves and typical environment which is different than out of world. Naturally it is beautiful part of world with unique flora, fauna, geography, forest, water resource, white Himalaya and green Hills. It extends and covers different types of land in different location so there are different types of people who have their own culture, tradition and lifestyle.
Peoples, who are looking for spending time on peace, want to experience different culture and to be with nature – Himalaya is the best option. It also offers trekking to the base of High Himalaya, Mountain expedition with different level of experience as well as easy and relax journey to temples, monasteries, meditation caves, re –treat centers. Those who want wilderness experience of Highland white Himalaya can choose long organized trip to Great Himalaya Trail with crossing more than 50 high passes above 5000m from east Nepal to west Nepal.
Nepal offers more than 900 trekking itineraries connected with High Himalaya and Base camps, Among them Kanchenjunga Base Camp Trek, Makalu Base camp Trek, Mundum cultural trekking, Mt, Everest Base camp Trek. High passes trek to connect Makalu, Everest and Gaurishanker range, Tashi Lapcha Pass trek, Langtang Himal Trek, Ganesh Himal Trek, Manasalu Trek, Annapurna Trek, Dhaulagiri Trek, Inner Mustang Trek, Upper Dolpa Trek, Saipal Himal Trek, Badimalika Trek etc are the famous for trekkers. Trekkers who want extreme adventure with wilderness experience can have other option of Highland trek called great Himalaya Trail which extends from East Nepal to West Nepal.
Once people trek in Himalaya region they can experience of different ethnic culture in Himalaya including Kirat and Sherpa culture is east Nepal, Tamang- Gurung culture in Mid Himalaya, Tibetan culture in west region. Nepal Himalaya range includes many Buddhist monuments – Monasteries, Hindu Temples, Holy Alpine lakes, meditation caves ect. Now a day’s Himalaya is being popular spiritual destination for Pilgrimage. Many of those spiritual sites are connected with Guru Padmasambhava (Guru Rinpoche) and Lord Shiva for both Buddhist and Hindus.