Travel

Weekend getaways for monsoon season

The rains are going to pelt down and nature is going to come alive—which means it’s time to escape the capital.

Thomas Heaton, Jul 11 2019

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The antiquity and intrigue of Panauti

Untouched by modernity, the ancient space in the heart of Panauti is shrouded in mystery and myth.

Thomas Heaton, Jul 04 2019

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Finding independence through travelling

These solo female travellers are challenging social norms and, in the process, discovering their own strength.

SACHITRA GURUNG, Jun 28 2019

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Overlooking the Valley: A day’s hike to Chandragiri

Grab your hiking boots and take the trail less travelled to Chandragiri 

Diya Rijal, Jun 27 2019

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A plethora of short hikes and sweeping views await visitors to Chhaimale

There are numerous short walks to go on and majestic vistas to take in from the village of Chhaimale.

Tsering Ngodup Lama, Jun 20 2019

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A trekker’s guide: How to spend your last day in Kathmandu

Twenty-four hours is not enough time to witness what Kathmandu truly has to offer, but here’s how you can try

Diya Rijal, Jun 13 2019

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How to do the Mardi Himal trek in three days

For those who have limited days at their disposal, the Mardi Himal trek—short but rewarding—is a great choice

Marissa Taylor, Jun 06 2019

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Crawling towards Markhu

Taking the (bumpy) road less travelled to Markhu tested our riding skills and patience, but the reward came in the form of heart-stoppingly beautiful views.

Tsering Ngodup Lama, May 30 2019

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When in Ghale Gaun, do as the locals do

From indulging in local Gurung cuisine to dancing to age-old cultural dances—there’s much to do in this idyllic little village

DIPESH KHATIWADA, May 23 2019

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This is what it’s like to trek the mighty Manaslu Circuit

Manaslu Circuit is an exercise in extremes, where one's limits—and resolve—are constantly put to the test by the trails. The Post’s Thomas Heaton spent nine days traversing the rare virgin landscape that has come to be known as one of the best trekking routes in the country.

Thomas Heaton, May 16 2019

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Welcome to the Far West. Here are five things to do in Khaptad.

Although all four neighbouring district can lead to Khaptad, the two easiest ways to reach there are from Doti and Bajhang districts. From Doti, a bus or jeep can take you to Jhigrana, at the foothills of Khaptad. From there, you can get to Khaptad on foot or on a horse.

BASANTA PRATAP SINGH, May 09 2019

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