Trekking in Nepal Himalaya - Restricted Areas & Trekking Peaks (Chapter)
This is the Restricted Areas and Trekking Peaks chapters from Lonely Planet's Trekking in the Nepal Himalaya guidebook.
Explorers, trekkers and borderholics have always gazed wistfully at the remote mountain valleys bordering Tibet, and since 1991 these areas have slowly opened up. Grab this chapter and discover Nepal's truly hidden corners and discover the difference between a 'walk-up' and a serious mountain challenge.
- trek for days past eroded desert canyons, ochre chortens and ancient gompas to finally reach the fabled, forbidden kingdom of Mustang
- guide to permits and fees
- list of reliable companies experienced with organising trekking peaks
- carve out your own slice of Shangri-La in the remote far-western Limi Valley, one of Nepal's best-kept secrets
Coverage includes: Mustang, Nar-Phu, Manaslu Himal & around, Inner Dolpo, Phoksumbdo Lake to Shey Gompa, Shey Gompa to Lomson, Humla, Saipal Base Camp Trek, Organised Climbs, Permits & Fees, Annapurna Region, Everest Region, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Region, Manang Region, Rolwaling Region, Rolwaling Region.