Nepal with its Himalayan mountains is a trekkers’ paradise. The country combines stunning views, golden temples, charming villages and jungle wildlife. Certainly it´s one of the greatest travel destinations in the world.
The Himalayas of Nepal is a dream destination for mountain lovers. Some of the Himalaya’s most iconic and accessible places for hiking are in Nepal. With rugged trails to Everest, the Annapurna mountain range and beyond. You can enjoy adventure sports here like rafting in a roaring Nepali river or bungee jumping into a yawning Himalayan gorge. Furthermore Nepal is famous for paragliding, providing spectacular views of the montains. While you´re peacefully gliding through the air, around you big birds accompany you, looking for their prey.
One can learn about the history of the sacred places by strolling through the medieval city squares of Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur. You can join Buddhist pilgrims on a spiritual stroll around centuries-old stupas and monasteries.
Nepal is tailor-made for independent travel. The Nepali countrysides are quiet and peaceful. The traditional mountain life continues at a slower pace, and a million potential adventures glimmer on the mountain horizons.
In the South of Nepal’s mountains lies a chain of wild and woolly national parks. Nature lovers scan the subtropical treetops for exotic bird species and comb the jungles for rhinos, tigers and crocodiles.
India is a melting pot of traditions, spirituality, festivals and landscapes. A trip to India will not only give you unforgettable memories but also teach key life lessons.
India’s landscapes vary with its traditions or is it vice versa. Rishikesh is a small culturally rich town at the foothills of the Himalayas with the holy River Ganges passing right through it. The air is pure and supports any spiritual practice. Therefore it has been the landmark of Yoga and meditation for centuries. Among all these natural treasures there is a wealth of architectural gems to find. Explore serene temples dedicated to various gods and goddesses.
The cuisine in Rishikesh is high on taste and various regional spices makes the food scrumptious. Indians employ many different traditional cooking methods and presentation styles. Most noteworthy are the tempting arrays of street food, with vendors selling everything. There you find everything from spicy samosas to cooling kulfi (ice cream) and lassi (yoghurt drink).
India gives out a lot of experiences and a go-with-the-flow attitude. Hence you will find yourself in places of serene in one instant and the next one in a middle of a busy marketplace. With its ability to inspire, exasperate, thrill and confound all at once, be prepared for unexpected surprises. Because when you embrace India’s unpredictability, you embrace its soul.
Spirituality plays a key role in India’s richly diverse traditions, weaving all the way from the snowy mountains of the far north to the tropical shores of the deep south. The bountiful of sacred sites and rituals paints a true picture of the country’s long and colourful religious history. Above all you can experience the richness of them reflecting in many colorful festivals!