Kami Rita Sherpa and his team left base camp to Camp-1 for their first rotation

Kathmandu,April 28 : According to Expedition Leader Tashi Sherpa , this morning Legend mountaineer Kami Rita Sherpa and his team left Base camp to Camp 1 via khumbu icefall along with 13 Indian climbers and 14 Sherpa guides . The team moved after the Puja at 4am from 5364m for the first rotation to acclimatization before attempting their summit . “After the acclimatization, all of Sherpa guides deposited oxygen , tents, cooking gas, and required equipment to camp-4 7900m...

Australian trekker dies of high altitude sickness in Nepal

KATHMANDU, April 24– An Australian trekker died of the high altitude sickness at a hotel near at Pasanglhamu rural municipality-4 of Khumbu region in Nepal, police said here on Wednesday. Philip Markart Garz, 31, passed away on the base camp of the peak at around 1:00 p.m. local time on Monday when he was taking a rest at the hotel, Police Inspector Uttam Karki said. “We came to know about the incident only yesterday and a police team rushed...

A Huge Number of Climbers at the top of Mt. Annapurna I.

Kathmandu,April 23 : This afternoon multiple climbers marked the first ascent of 8000 m in this spring 2019 by making the successful ascent of Mt. Annapurna I situated at an altitude of 8091 m / 26,545 ft. As per the last update by director of Seven Summit Treks Chhang Dawa Sherpa from the base camp at 31 Climbers including climbing Sherpa guide reached to the top following the northwest face of world’s 10th highest peak. List of Summiteers: 1...

Twelve Climbers at the top of Mt. Annapurna I.

Kathmandu,April 23 : This afternoon multiple climbers marked the first ascent of 8000 m in this spring 2019 by making the successful ascent of Mt. Annapurna I situated at an altitude of 8091 m / 26,545 ft. As per the last update by director of Seven Summit Treks Chhang Dawa Sherpa from the base camp at least 12 Climbers including climbing Sherpa guide reached to the top following the northwest face of world’s 10th highest peak. “More than 5...

Mount Everest In My Mind Since My First Flight To Space

Kathmandu,April 23 : Russian cosmonaut Viktor Petrovich Savinykh said that he feel really a great to be in a country of Mount Everest which he saw from space during his flights. Expressing happiness over the news that Nepal too has sent a satellite in orbit, cosmonaut Viktor Petrovich Savinykh said that it is a great achievement for Nepal. He said that Russia is ready to provide necessary support to Nepal in space technology. “It will be matter of pride...

Tourism Drive From Mt. Everest to Promote ‘Unexplored Nepal’

Kathmandu,April 21 Here comes an interesting Mount Everest update! A 13-time Everest Climber Phurba Tenzing Sherpa is launching a special tourism drive by hoisting a flag atop the world’s highest peak. The drive, set to begin this spring season, will promote the ‘Mero Gaun Mero Thau’ (My Village, My Place)’ campaign. Handing over the drive flag to Sherpa, National Assembly member Komal Oli said the video challenge part of the campaign will help in promoting Nepal tourism potential and urged all...

MUSTANG Monarchy, Monk, Monastery

Kathmandu,April 18 : With its unique topography, culture and religion, Upper Mustang has a special place in Nepal and the world. Written in numbers of book and visited by numbers of travelers, it is where, on a few occasions, one can find a great opportunity to see monarchy, monk and monastery together. Thanks to Dr. Hide’s support, a young artist Tsering Phonjo Gurung from Mustang was able to bring all the important parts of Mustang at the Taragaun Museum...

Actress Koirala Completed Her Everest Base Camp Trekking

Kathmandu,April 17 : Popular film actress Manisha Koirala returned home after completing Everest Base camp trekking. Supported by Nepal Tourism Board to promote Nepal Visit Year 2020, she left Base Camp on April 7 along with two of her Indian friends. Recently, CEO of Nepal Tourism Board Deepak Raj Joshi has been taking several efforts including using high profile persons. She twitted that the aim of her trekking was to promote Visit Nepal Year 2020 and thanked Nepal Tourism...

Nepal Records 75 Expedition Teams to 20 Summits

Kathmandu,April 16 : Nepal has been home to the mountains for ages immemorial and these mountains are home to the hundreds of trekkers and climbers who find peace in reaching their summits. This spring, the Nepal Tourism Department has granted climbing permits to a total of 75 expedition teams. According to Director General Danduraj Ghimire, the Department has earned over NPR 450 million royalty from these permits so far. The teams consisting of 667 members have taken permits for...

Survey To Remeasure Mt Everest Height Begins!

Kathmandu,April 09 : Finally, the prestigious project to measure the almighty peak the Mount Everest is set to begin! In a recent update on April 08, 2019, Nepal has announced that it is sending a team of government-appointed climbers for the project to remeasure the height of the world’s tallest peak. Four government surveyors have already been scheduled to leave for the Everest peak on April 09, 2019. Through this project, Nepal aims to answer persistent speculations that the ‘height...

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