Lodges in Gorakshep
Everest Region
Trekking in Nepal

The End of Free Rooms in Everest. Good or Bad?

However, in November 2018 the people of Everest realized that they needn’t put up with this corrupt practice. If they simply came together and started charging room prices just like everywhere else in the world, this practice would just stop. It was as simple as that. And it isn’t exactly expensive either. For Lobuche and Gorakshep the room prices are set at NPR 700 (~USD 6.3) and for lodges below that the price is set at NPR 500 (~USD 4.5). This charge is collected by the Lodge Management Committee and not the lodges to ensure that it isn’t possible for trekking companies to play the lodges against each other anymore.

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Everest Region
Trekking in Nepal

Getting to Everest Base Camp: Alternatives to Lukla.

Hands down, flying to Lukla is the shortest and most popular route taken by the trekkers on their trek to Everest Base Camp. However, considered one of the most dangerous airports in the world, Lukla airport sees several flight disruptions every season due to bad weather. Hence, a lot of people inquire about the alternative […]

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Annapurna Region
Everest Region
Trekking in Nepal

Trekking in Nepal in December

December marks the start of winter in Nepal. With the peak trekking season of October/November coming to an end, December sees a declining trend in the number of trekkers. However, the early days of the month is a great time to consider trekking in Nepal as it gives pretty much the same vibe as the […]

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Trekking in Nepal

10 Amazing Festivals in the Himalayas

The Himalayas are one of the most surreal places on Earth. The first thing that comes to our mind when we talk about the Himalayas are the snow-capped mountains, glacier lakes, and wildlife because for long it has been popularised that way. But beyond the landscapes, the Himalayas of Nepal also house unique and exotic […]

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Hikes in Kathmandu Valley
HoneyGuide

Web Weekend Kathmandu x HoneyGuide | Lakuri Bhanjyang Hike

Hey guys, Here is a quick look at the what to expect and what to do on the Lakuri Bhanjyang Hike on 23 September, 2018. The Schedule The Plan: 6:00 am | Meet at Tripureshwor. The Reality: The organisers know that everybody is going to be late. Hence they set this ridiculous time which they […]

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Two trekkers celebrate awesome views during the Annapurna Seven Passes Trek
Annapurna Region
Trekking in Nepal

Saving the Annapurna Circuit- The Annapurna Seven Passes Trek

Tripple P. Gurung is a man on a mission. He is on a mission to build an alternative to the Annapurna Circuit Trek because a large part of what was once one of the best treks in the world is now a motorable road. Because of this, trekkers are increasingly hesitant to do the Annapurna […]

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Dorje Lhakpa Mountain from Chisapani
Hikes in Kathmandu Valley

“Day Hikes in Kathmandu” -Now Launched!

After a week-long hard work, everybody (including the workaholics, of course) awaits for a weekend! While many people spend these days with medium pleasures such as fast food, movie, video games, etc., the rest of the world tells a different story! Besides gossiping about the trending restaurants and cinemas that are popping out in the […]

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A Machan over the grasslands of Shuklaphanta National Park
Misc

HoneyGuide goes ‘Wild West’ with Tourism Development Society (TDS)

Hands Down! Mountains are the unparalleled attractions that differentiate Nepal from the whole wide world. No wonder, Nepal sees a large number of trekkers every year- the population only increasing! But let’s admit, there also lies a huge fraction of the population in the world, who loves traveling leisurely. Today’s travelers have evolved to people who […]

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Unmatta Bhairab Temple at Panauti
Misc

Biku’s Guide to Panauti

Biku is a colorful man from Panauti. He can’t read English, but when I asked for a picture, I got this: Among other things, Biku also loves to show people around his town of Panauti and as I witnessed firsthand, in these tours you will get occasional detours to a tea shop to buy some […]

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Ghandruk Village on the way to Annapurna Base Camp
Annapurna Region
Trekking in Nepal

Traveller’s Tales From Nepal -4

Story By: Ujani Khadka (An aspiring Tourist Guide) Destination: Ghandruk (Ghorepani Poonhill Trek) The excitement of traveling to a new place is something really precious to me. It kind of satiates your nomadic streak. They say we find ourselves while traveling. Even though we feel so tired and hungry traveling never fails to feed our soul. I […]

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mountain teaser trees
’Going to the mountains
is going home.’
- John Muir
‘Great things are done when
men and mountains meet.’
- William Blake
‎’There is no such thing as bad weather,
only inappropriate clothing.’
- Sir Ranulph Fiennes