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Trekking in the Nepal Himalaya (Lonely Planet Walking Series)

Trekking in the Nepal Himalaya (Lonely Planet Walking Series)

by Stan Armington
     
 

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A trek is the traditional way to experience the spectacular Nepal Himalaya and its rich blend of people and cultures. This comprehensive guide by longtime Kathmandu resident and trekkers Stan Armington will help you prepare for a trek and should be with you when you go. It describes the best treks in Nepal - the most popular routes, plus off-the-beaten-track

Overview

A trek is the traditional way to experience the spectacular Nepal Himalaya and its rich blend of people and cultures. This comprehensive guide by longtime Kathmandu resident and trekkers Stan Armington will help you prepare for a trek and should be with you when you go. It describes the best treks in Nepal - the most popular routes, plus off-the-beaten-track alternatives.

  • 38 maps, all redrawn and improved, including colour country map
  • how to organise your own trek or choose a trekking company
  • where to find accommodation and food in Kathmandu, Pokhara and on the trek
  • advice on culturally and environmentally sensitive trekking
  • authorative Health & Safety section by Dr David R Shlim, MD, Medical Director of the CIWEC Clinic Travel Medicine Center in Kathmandu
  • the latest information on getting to trekking trailheads
  • handy Nepali language section and glossary
  • detailed equipment checklist

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780864425119
Publisher:
Lonely Planet Publications
Publication date:
09/15/1997
Series:
Lonely Planet Walking Series
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
5.11(w) x 7.34(h) x 0.88(d)

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