If you're traveling to Nepal then you're very much likely to go for a trek and why you wouldn't! Trekking is one of the most popular tourist attractions of Nepal. Trekking in Nepal and especially trekking to the Himalayas is high on demand since eight of the top ten highest peaks in the world lies here in Nepal only. Trekking in Nepal
is highly recommended if you're travelling to Nepal but here is the question, can you do it by yourself without going through a travel agency?
The simplest answer would be yes you can, but there is a huge BUT. In the world of technology where you've the availability of mapping services on your Smartphone one might wonder; why go through a costly process of involving travel agencies when you can do it cheaply on your own! We will tell you why. Here are the reasons why you need travel agency for trekking in Nepal.
Health and Risk Management
Trekking to Nepal is also known as trekking to the Himalayas is a challenging task for one it is a long journey and other is the nature. Because of its elevation, Nepal has a very diverse climate zones. The trek through Himalayas takes you through high elevation points which would be a new experience for your body and at times that might cause problems. There is a chance of getting altitude sickness which in some cases might even be fatal. Not only that but emergency conditions can happen to anyone at any time and if you're in a country who doesn't speak your language and you're basically a stranger, that might cause problems. So now here's the solution, if you go through travel agencies, the experienced guides are always there by your side. They know how to handle these situations and in case of emergency they can even call medical helicopters since the travel agencies have the permit and insurance for those conditions. Other reasons might include injuries and unexpected circumstances and all of those would be less of a worry if you have a guide by your side.
Nepal is a peaceful country and there are security personnel in different places throughout the travel route but sometimes that might not be enough. You cannot predict when a calamity might occur but you can definitely prepare beforehand and travel agencies help you through it. Other security concern might also include the wild animals since all the treks in Nepal goes through a wilderness
of some sort and there is always the danger of encountering some of the wild animals.
Accommodation and Culture
Travel agencies are well connected to the different lodging areas in the route and they notify beforehand to those places if they have guests arriving with them. That way you don't have to worry about the night and enjoy the trek with no stress at all. Sometime, all the places might get occupied and that's something you don't want to happen because there are limited places you can go and one town is separated fairly far from the other in these areas. Also, since it’s the village culture you'll be experiencing throughout the journey it could be a new culture for you and if you have a guide by your side they can help you out all the way.
It’s always best to trek in Nepal through a reliable and trusted travel agency. To know more about travel agencies and travel packages visit to our website www.coretreks.com
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