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Adventurous things in Nepal

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.”

Adventure is something we all need once in a while. One surely cannot spend their doing the same old thing again and again, simply because there’s no fun in that. Like every person who tends to find ever more daring adventure to pursue Nepal is truly an ecstasy for them. Beyond doubt Nepal can really make any adventure enthusiasts fall in love with its great diverse adventure activities. Here below I have listed out some of the most adventurous things that can be done here inside the perimeters of Nepal.

Trekking

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Trekking in some brutal sense may not seem that adventurous to make it on our list of adventurous activities until you try it yourself. Nepal is truly a blessed nation with extravagant natural trekking routes with zero tolerance to outside change. Try trekking up the Himalayas from Annapurna to Everest, you are bound to find stupendous adventure lurking hidden these trekking trails. And even if that doesn’t make it up to you then try trekking through the highest passes which Nepal’s trekking route has to offer, as many world ranked trekkers have admitted to it as being extremely and incredibly hard.

Rock Climbing

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Rock Climbing doesn’t need to be told to know that it’s an adventure sport/activity. You require a huge amount of physical fitness and endurance to fully perform this activity. During rock climbing one has to have a keen sense of their environment as many rock climbers who failed to do that have fallen down to their grave with saddening consequences. Nepal offers many places to train and climb dummy rocks to practice and harness their skill as a rock climber so it’s always suggested to follow every safety rule that is written down in order to succeed.

Paragliding

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Paragliding is an ideal substitute adventure activity in Nepal in requisites of geographic and weather. Paragliding is a well-liked sport amongst people who take pleasure in stepping off a precipice whilst being seated in a harness that is attached to a fabric wing. Nepal can surely provide you with an awe-inspiring moment while you glide through the clouds above with a serene view of the Himalayas, peaceful lake & the valley below. Nowadays paragliding is equipped with modern equipments like Go-pro camera’s which lets them to capture their air travel. So it truly is an adventure flying through the winds up above the lands.

Bungee Jumping

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Bungee Jumping is one of the best adventure sports in Nepal for an adventure seeker. It is a exhilarating few minutes jump when one moment you are standing at the edge of a bride above one of the deepest gorges of the Bhote Koshi River and the next you are experiencing the longest freefall of your life as you make your way down to the river raging below. You can get amazing thrilled filled joy while you jump from the ramp.  Just so you know there are only two consigned destinations for Bungee Jumping in Nepal. One can even capture their jump with proper well equipped cameras so to keep that moment alive in their videos and photo.

White Water Rafting

Rafting in Nepal

White Water Rafting is a splashing and twisting sport of rafting. Nepal is really beginning to become the major destination for adventure enthusiasts who wander upon it to find ever more daring and adventurous sports and activities. Nepal has huge pools of fast flowing rivers which have become the perfect spots for White Water Rafting. The best thing about doing this is that it gives you load amount of adrenaline rush which makes it more than enough to give you adventure of a life time. And just like that White Water Rafting has become a major adventure sport/activity in Nepal.

Top Off the beaten path treks of Nepal

Trekking in Nepal is really a one of the most amazing things one could be doing once they arrive in Nepal. But sooner or later the main popular trekking routes like Annapurna and Everest lose their authenticity and excitants as it won’t be like the first time when you ventured out into the wilderness of Nepalese Himalayas. So “Off the beaten path” treks are needed to keep that excitement and authenticity alive. These treks mostly require a bit of physical endurance and generally strenuous to the trekkers but still that doesn’t mean that you won’t enjoy the trek. On the contrary you might fall in love with Nepalese terrains once again by going on these kinds of trek.

So below I have listed some of the top “Off the beaten path” Treks of Nepal for you to have a look at:

Upper Mustang Trek

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Mustang region is located in the northern-central part of Nepal and lies in the rain shadow of the Dhaulagiri massif. Upper Mustang Trek provides you an escape from the crowds of other tourists and trekkers. You will surely enjoy the openness of this region. This trek is done around the Trans Himalayan Mustang region which was restricted for outsiders until Nepal Government announced the opening of the restricted areas in October 1991 so this region is literally untouched and unharmed by the modernization nowadays.

Lower Dolpo Trek

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Lower Dolpo Trek is meant for genuine adventure seekers who want to experience an authentic “Off the beaten path” Trek. It’s a good alternative trek through the northern part of Nepal. It gives a good opportunity to explore and redeem your love for trekking. Lying further north from the Dhaulagiri Range in the rain shadow of the Himalayas, this region provides plenty of time for you to get lost in its vast barren landscape. On this trek you can also experience some Tibetan culture and religion as it lies close to Tibet.

Kanchenjunga Trek

Kanchenjunga Trek

Another popular and intriguing off the beaten path trek is Kanchenjunga Trek. Mt. Kanchenjunga provides huge amount of thrills and joy for the trekkers as trekking to its base camp is very strenuous but worthy for every adventure seeker. The rush of adrenaline during this trek gives you a feeling which you might not have gotten anywhere else. Kanchenjunga lies in an isolated region so you don’t need to worry about many trekkers along the route making you uncomfortable like in other popular treks.

Tsum Valley Trek

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Tsum Valley Trek is an off the beaten trek which provides you with an opportunity to discover and encounter Tibetan Buddhism along the entire trek. Tsum Valley has never been much exposed to outside influence so it’s a great place to plan a trek with less crowd and noise. Each year only a few amounts of trekkers decide to go on this trek and thus you will have plenty of time to enjoy your time on this magnificent valley. You shall witness awesome views of Mt. Ganesh and other surrounding mountains while you go through its one of a kind trail.

Nar Phu Valley Trek

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Nar Phu Valley Trek is a popular “Off the beaten path” trek which goes through two extravagant Nar and Phu village which are full of beautiful valleys, forests & monasteries. During this trek you shall traverse through the Annapurna region with dramatic views and glances of the many majestic mountains. Not only that but on this trek you will lose the heavy crowds of people from the other popular trekking routes of Annapurna region. Take a walk through this region and you will find out a very different but still an awe- inspiring trekking route.