A guide to one of the world´s premier adventure travel and trekking destination - Nepal. This work contains an Outdoor Activities chapter and coverage of ´adventure´ options throughout the regional chapters.
Looking for the birthplace of the Buddha, the most exciting elephant ride in the subcontinent, the world´s highest bungy jump, the best palace restaurant or just the nearest bus stop? Whether you´re seeking spirituality or are moved by the spirit of adventure, this essential guidebook to the ´Abodes of Snow´ will take you to a higher place.
From the Back Cover
Discover the unforgettable Himalaya, wander through ancient temples and visit the Buddha´s peaceful birthplace. This best-selling guide offers you experiences as diverse as Nepal´s geography - the sky´s the limit!
- 55 detailed maps including colour country map
- Illustrated guide to the Gods of Nepal
- Walking tours of historic Kathmandu and Bhaktapur
- Trekking, rafting and mountain biking chapters
- Indispensable language chapter and glossary of useful words
""For reliable and auhtoritative travel information reach for your lonely planet guide"" - The Times
get active - trekking, rafting and mountain-biking chapters
get into it - special section on Nepal´s colourful festivals
get what you need - advice on where to stay, what to eat and how to get around
get smart - responsible tourism section
get chatty - useful language chapter and glossary don´t get lost - 55 detailed maps