Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
What is Camping Trekking?
Camping trek is fully supported trek which is away from the main trekking routes you walk through lonely and remote areas of Nepal. The complete equipment (2-man tents with comfortable mats, community tent, kitchen equipment, food etc is provided by us. There will be also a trained cook to ensure your physical well-being, kitchen boys and porters in your team
A guide will be employed to handle the whole trekking program. However, while you are on a camping trek, you will have to stick to the program and schedule which is pre-arranged by the guide.
All the meals will be prepared on the way using the fresh vegetables available in the surrounding area. Some tinned food will also be served. While your exposure to all the elements of the mountain environment will be more direct by camping, the interaction with the local communties is less direct in this option.
Camping trekking on full board package
With the establishment time Above The Himalaya Trekking offer a fully supported trek as a complete package. Our most of camping treks take to the remote areas where foreigners enjoy the real local culture, breathtaking views of Himalaya , we used quiet village's trails that lead us through terraced rice fields paradise, magnificent forests and ideal valleys rarely found by other Trekkers. We provide trained staffs who escort your trek are friendly and humors. English speaking Trekking staff, Guide/Sherpa Sirdar, who will provide you well information and introduce you to local culture, flora and fauna. Accommodation is in the form of luxury tents, which are put up at the end of each day by Above the Himalaya Trekking ‘s expert porters who carry the equipment from place to place throughout the trek with the help of pack animals, You carry only day pack with you drinking water bottle, camera, pullover and anything you think you may need during the day, Our professional cook prepare three time meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).He is well trained & educated of hygienic variety, He has broad knowledge to cook different dishes, like Mexican, Indian, Chinese and Italian and all are prepared to Western hygiene standards to keep you healthy. Nepali, Indian, Mexican & Italian dishes prepared in typical way.
Accomodation during the camping trekking
In the Camping trek, Accommodation is in the form of luxury tents, which are put up at the end of each day by Above The Himalayas expert Sherpa’s. We will provide all the trekking gears such as tents, mattresses, sleeping bags, toilet tents, kitchen tens, kitchen utensils, and so on, In our Camping trek the tents provided are ‘Two men dome’ or ‘A’ shaped. Foam mattress with insulation underneath is provided for sleeping. Clients need to have their own sleeping bag. Bags or cloth packs are used as pillows. If you wish, you can bring your own ‘Air pillow’, A guide will have employed to handle the whole trekking program, All meals will be prepared on the way using the fresh vegetables available in the surrounding area.
A typical day in a camping trekking
Usually in our Camping trek you begin your day with a hot cup of tea which is served to you in the tent at 6 am, followed by a bowl of hot water for washing, after a light breakfast bread, jam, boiled egg, tea or coffee depending on your choice will be served. When you are enjoying the breakfast, our support staff packs up the tents and equipments and move ahead to find another suitable place to prepare food for lunch. After walking for 3-4 hours we stop for lunch at around midday. After lunch, the last of the day’s trek is done which usually takes 1.5 to 2hrs of walk. The remainder of the afternoon can be spent exploring the village, doing a bit of washing or simply relaxing with a good book. Our support staff will put up the tents and will start preparing dinner around 7:00 pm the dinner will be served and the day is ends After dinner, the evening will often be spent playing cards, dancing and singing by your staff and reliving the day’s adventures, before retiring for a well-earned sleep.