Nepal has banned solo climbing of all the country’s highest peaks. The decision will be effective from April 1.
Nepal is also known for its beautiful trekking areas, but now there will be mountain climbing with government licensed guides or in groups.
In a statement released by the head of the Nepal Tourism Committee, licensed guides are essential to provide immediate assistance to lone tourists. According to the declaration, problems are being faced in remote areas due to inadequate infrastructure.
According to the authorities, immediate access to remote areas becomes difficult for the government in case of a missing or dead tourist, while tourism societies also demanded an end to unannounced mountain climbing and hiking. Is. Tourism societies have been demanding this for a long time.