Trekking in Nepal Himalaya - Western Nepal (Chapter)
This is the Western Nepal chapter from Lonely Planet's Trekking in the Nepal Himalaya guidebook.
The landscapes of Western Nepal are huge, broken only by the massive snow-capped peaks of Api Saipal, Kanjiroba and Dhaulagiri. The region hides some of the country's best trekking secrets, including turquoise lakes, timeless Tibetan monasteries and spectacular high passes.
- pitch your tent in the achingly beautiful wilderness between the Baga La and Numa La on the Phoksumdo Lake via Do Tarap trek
- trek through deep forests to the tranquil beauty of Rara Lake for a rare taste of Nepali wilderness
Coverage includes: Rara National Park, Rara Lake, Dolpo, Julma to Dunai, Kagmara La, Phoksumdo Lake, Phoksumdo Lake via Do Tarap, Beni to Dolpo, Around Dhaulagiri.