In this series I´d like to show you some pictures from my Trip to Nepal and the Himalaya Mountains during my round-the-world-trip . A really great time spending my time with hiking and shooting the landscapes in this beautiful area.
The Dhorpatan trek is a seriously off-the-beaten-path experience that isn’t too challenging. The Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve lies a day’s drive west of Pokhara in the shadow of Mt. Dhaulagiri. Trekking here will give you the chance to spot some rare wildlife as well as views of Nepal’s Western Himalaya that few travelers experience.
Lake Manasarovar A high altitude freshwater lake fed by the Kailash Glaciers near Mount Kailash in Burang County. The Sutlej River, the Brahmaputra River (the Tsangpo), the Indus River, and the Karnali River all trace their sources to its nearby vicinity. Carved mantra stones -- Om Mani Padme Hum Himalayan Meditation Soul On A String (Tibetan movie) North face of Mount Kailash Trekking around Mount Kailash Mount Kailash circumambulation As an ancient site of pilgrimage, Mt. Kailash is a…
The great Himalayas were formed by the continental collision processes. They possess remarkable features of Asia’s geological history. Tragically, climate change is roasting the mountains and threatening millions of people in multiple countries. The Himalayas are magnificent and dramatic mountains that effectively separate the Indian sub-continent from Eurasia. Majestic and larger than life, the Himalayas are the ‘kings of mountains’, but also the youngest on our planet! They