You'll never fall into the tourist traps when you travel with Frommer's. It's like having a friend show you around, taking you to the places locals like best. Our expert authors have already gone everywhere you might go--they've done the legwork for you, and they're not afraid to tell it like it is, saving you time and money. No other series offers candid reviews of so many hotels and restaurants in all price ranges. Every Frommer's Travel Guide is up-to-date, with exact prices for everything and dozens of color maps. You'd be lost without us! Meticulously researched, Frommer's Nepal opens the door to this fascinating nation, and offers everything from trip-planning and logistical advice to astute cultural insights. We'll take you to the medieval streets and temples of Kathmandu, to the towering peaks of the Himalayas, and to markets and villages where you'll meet the locals and learn about their lifestyle. Also included is a complete trekker's guide for travelers of all skill levels, with the best routes and all the details on planning and preparing for your trek.Nepal is home to 8 of the worlda#39;s 14 peaks that are over 8, 000 meters (26, 000 ft) tall, and within 20 years of opening its ... Treks vary from simple lodge-to-lodge hikes at relatively low elevations to fully catered trips with dozens of porters, guides, and ... For information on rafting companies in Kathmandu and Pokhara, see aquot;Outdoor Activitiesaquot; in chapters 5 and 7. ... THE RIVERS Trishuli Class III and IV.
|Author||:||Karl Samson, Jane Aukshunas|
|Publisher||:||Frommers - 1999-09-15|