Begnas to Thulakot: Close to mountains, just far enough from everything

Somewhere behind the hills girdling the lake there was a village that had stunning views of the mountains we could see in the distance. I heard that from a man who lived near the lake. He told us it was half a day’s hike to that village. I figured a place had got to be […]

Dhampus: Escape from Pokhara, without leaving it!

There aren’t many places near Pokhara that can give you a feeling of wilderness like Dhampus. Located around 25 km north-west from the Lake City, the walk to Dhampus is moderate. And unlike the Annapurna trail, you walk on low elevation. This makes the trail accesible to almost anyone with enthusiasm and zeal. You begin […]