Rural Classical Trek

There are many parts of Nepal into which the entry of foreigners is strictly controlled.restricted Many treks that may be suggested on a map are in restricted areas and you either cannot get a permit for those regions or must travel with a liaison officer and pay for a special permit. Some areas specifically closed to foreigners are: Walunchung Gola, Rolwaling and the route to Nangpa La in Khumbu. When planning your trek, assume that these areas will remain closed. Don't count on a last-minute change in the rules. Police checkposts are numerous in the hills and police will turn you back if you try to trek into a restricted area.
Officially there are no longer any restricted areas in Nepal. The immigration office rules now state that "trekkers are not allowed to trek in the notified areas previously known as restricted". Rather than get involved in all this semantic complication, the term "restricted" is used here to refer to places that are closed to trekkers, or open to trekkers only when accompanied by a policeman (a liaison or "environmental" officer).
There are many reasons why the restricted areas exist. In most cases, it is a hangover from a time when the border with China was more sensitive than it is now. Environmental groups, particularly the Nepal Nature Conservation Society, are pressuring the government to keep some places closed for ecological reasons to avoid both cultural and environmental degradation. Because trekkers require assistance when something goes wrong (accident, illness or theft), the government restricts some areas because it doubts that it could provide the security that trekkers need. There are also political reasons for some restrictions. In the 1970s, for example, the Jomsom trek was closed because a major foreign-aided military operation had been mounted there in support of the Khampas in Tibet.
There are many influences on the decision to open or close certain parts of Nepal to foreigners. Recent changes have liberalised both trekking and climbing, and there is considerable pressure to open more areas to trekkers. You should check with a trekking agency or the central immigration office before planning an unusual trek.
Dolpo Fees for treks to restricted areas range from US$70 per day (with a 10 day minimum) for Mustang to US$90 per week for Humla and Manaslu. You must also pay for a Nepal government official to accompany you throughout the trek.
Permits & Formalities
A trek to a restricted area must be arranged as a fully equipped organised trek through a registered trekking agency using tents, sherpa staff, cooks and porters. The trekking agency arranges the permit through a series of applications, guarantees and letters, a process that requires about two weeks and can be started only 21 days before the arrival of the group. You may not trek alone; there must be at least two trekkers in each group. For some areas there is a limit to the number of trekkers per season. There is no system of advance reservation, and no clear indication of what will happen if the quota is reached the day before you make an application.
Each group is assigned an "environmental officer" who will accompany it during the trek. Despite the fancy name, what you will get is a Nepalese policeman who you must equip, insure and take on the trek.

Packages:

  • Lower Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek

    Trip Duration 19 Days

    The Lower Manaslu and Tsum Valley trek is remote villages trek inrich in culture and Buddhism Religion. The Lower Manaslu…

  • Jumla, Rara trek in Nepal

    Trip Duration 8 Days

    Jumla, Rara trek is very short trekking trip for the people who don’t have enough time to explore the nature…

  • Jumla, Rara lake Sinja valley Trek

    Trip Duration 12 Days

    Jumla, Rara Lake & Sinja Valley Trek is truly one of the most fascinating offbeat treks in Nepal. The isolated…

  • Limi valley Trekking

    Trip Duration 20 Days

    Simikot Limi Valley is one of the most isolated and unexplored valleys in the Nepal Himalaya in Humla district of…

  • Mustang Tiji Festival Trek

    Trip Duration 17 Days

    Tiji Festival is auspicious celebrated in Upper Mustang every year on month of May. Tiji Festival is celebrated to score…

  • Upper Mustang Trek

    Trip Duration 16 Days

    Upper Mustang trek is called Trek kingdom behind the Himalayas. Upper Mustang Trek has highly preserved Tibetan culture and unspoiled…

  • Rara Lake Trek

    Trip Duration 14 Days

    The Rara Lake is the largest Lake in Nepal at the high elevation towards the north west of Nepal situated Hight: 6563m.…

  • Arun valley Trek

    Trip Duration 16 Days

    Arun Valley Trekking is non touristic area lies bet Sagarmatha and Barun National Park. The Arun Valley Trek offer you very…

  • Makalu Base Camp Trek

    Trip Duration 24 Days

    This trek takes you to Makalu Base Camp (4870 m), now designated as Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area. Mt.…

  • Simikot kailash Trek

    Trip Duration 19 Days

    Mount Kailash is a mysterious mountain for travelers. But for Buddhist, Hindus and Bon-po faithful it is the abode of God…

  • Manaslu Base Camp Trek

    Trip Duration 18 Days

    Manaslu Base Camp trek is a fascinating route, which includes visiting the three peaks of Manaslu, known as "Japanese Peak".…

  • Tsum valley and manaslu Round Trek

    Trip Duration 25 Days

    The Tsum Valley is a sacred Himalayan pilgrimage valley situated in northern Gorkha district of Nepal. Tsum derived from the…

  • Lower Dolpo region Trek

    Trip Duration 19 Days

    Lower Dolpo region is located in the shy- Phoksundo National park of mid- western Nepal, behind the Dhaulagiri massif, towards the…

  • Phoksundo Nature Experienced (lower Dolpo Circuit)

    Trip Duration 18 Days

    Phoksundo Nature Experienced Trek is also known as Lower Dolpo Circuit Trek. Lower Dolpo Circuit Trekking takes you on a trail…

  • Upper Dolpo via Shey Gomba Trekking

    Trip Duration 24 Days

    Upper Dolpo via Shey Gomba Trekking, a land beyond the Himalaya, conjures up visions of mysterious monasteries, snow leopards and…

  • Rubin-La Pass with Manaslu Round Trek

    Trip Duration 22 Days

    Rubin-La pass with Manaslu Round Trek starts from Barpak, which is one of the best Gurung village of Gorkha District in…

  • Upper Dolpo Upper Mustang

    Trip Duration 34 Days

    Upper Dolpo Upper Mustang (Via Ghami la pass and Lomanthang) is one of the most adventurous trip that covers upper…

  • Short Upper Mustang Trek

    Trip Duration 15 Days

    Upper Mustang Trekking name Mustang refers to the arid region like Tibet, at the northern end of the Kali Gandaki. Mustang is official…

  • Upper Dolpo via JomsomTrek

    Trip Duration 32 Days

    Upper Dolpo via Jomsom Trek area lies in far west area of Nepal. The upper dolpo are is restricted area…

  • Saribung Pass Trek

    Trip Duration 23 Days

    Saribung Pass Trek is challenging, physical demanding and very popular trekking trail with beaten track and difficult pass Saribung Pass…

  • Jumla Rara Dolpo trek.

    Trip Duration 26 Days

    Jumla Rara Dolpo Trek begins from Jumla and leads to Dolpo Region via Mugu covering the two National Parks i.e.…

  • Manaslu Round Trek

    Trip Duration 21 Days

    Manaslu trekking is considered as Classical Trekking in Nepal. Manaslu Region is in-between Popular Trekking Region Annapurna and Langtang Region.…