Cultural Sensivity : Please respect the local cultures of Nepal and all you meet will appreciate dress appropriately at all times, your consideration.
Medical Insurance/Health : It is critical that you consult your doctor and dentist before venturing into the mountains. All trekkers must have adequate medical insurance to cover the possibility of helicopter evacuation.
Visas/Trekking Permits : We are happy to assist you in acquiring any necessary permits as required to enter areas mentioned in this brochure, please consult us prior to booking your trek.
Nepal extends trouble free issuance of visa to all the citizens worldwide. The Royal Nepalese Embassies or consulates abroad offices provide two months visa upon the presentation of a valid passport, two passport size photos and a payment of equivalent of US $ as per given below :
Porter Protection : We are proud members of IPPG (International Porter Protection Group) and require that all of our staff be trained and equipped for their own, and your safety.
Security : Please be aware that the security of your personal valuables is your own responsibility at all times.
Environment : Take only photos leave only footprints. Please avoid bring disposable plastic and any other non-biodegradable articles to Nepal.
You needs are not extensive and are easily (and cheaply) met. You can combine what you have with what you can hire in either Kathmandu or Pokhara. We will make sure you get the advice and assistance that you require. Normal trek hire cost would not exceed $US 2 per day. Items marked with * can be hired in Kathmandu and Pokhara. Items marked with (?) are optional.
Note : All ‘communal’ trekking equipment: tents, sleeping mats, first aid kit, toilet paper (at camp), private transportation to start of trek, trek permit etc. are provided by us.