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Advantages of Solo Travel in Nepal

Ice Cap Adventure on May 3, 2019

Solo traveling is, perhaps, one of the most enjoyable ways to experience and explore new places. Being alone, you get the space you require and the freedom to do whatever you feel like and go wherever you want. To get the most out of solo traveling, Nepal is the best option. In general, Nepal is a safe country; both for traveling alone and with your friends and family. If you want to wander alone and witness the magnificent blend of natural and cultural beauty, Nepal is your destination. For wanderers who love to be in the lap of nature, have wide advantages of solo travel.

Traveling alone has its benefits. Apart from the collective benefit, one can get from traveling anywhere alone, there are few more advantages one can receive by traveling solo in Nepal. Some of the advantages of solo travel are as follows:

Freedom to Travel

The first and foremost advantage is the freedom that comes with solo traveling. This gives you the flexibility to play around with your daily schedule the way you want. You may want to visit someplace in the morning and by the time you are leaving your hotel room, you may want to change your mind. Similarly, you can also choose the destination of your choice and not rely upon the opinion of your partner when traveling.

Lesser Travel Budget

Traveling solo also brings a lot of changes in your travel budget. While trekking, you may not need porters and guides to get you through the treks; this can save you a considerable amount of money. Besides these, you also spend less while traveling solo as you have to pay for yourself. The cost of transportation, accommodation, and other essentials including food and clothing will be lesser than the amount when you travel in a group. You will only be spending money on yourself, and the way you want.

Develop Life Skills and Confidence

Last but not least, traveling alone in Nepal help you to foster your life skills and offer a boost in self-confidence. From searching hotels to navigating your tours and taking care of yourself, these are all necessary survival skills. Traveling in Nepal will help you develop a social etiquette as you head from one destination to another. Also as you wander alone, you get time to reflect on yourself and be your true self.

Traveling solo in Nepal is perfectly safe as the country and its citizens are famous for their hospitality. So, during your travel in Nepal, if you are in a problem, do not hesitate to ask for help. Eating healthy food in the correct quantity is also equally important when you travel to Nepal. This can help you avoid unnecessary situations of illness and diseases. Lastly, make sure you have your travel insurance. It is a good back up plan to cover costs for health services or emergency operations and in case you lose your property. And if you have a few tips for trekking in Nepal in your pocket, that’s a plus point too.

There is indeed no problem in traveling solo in Nepal and, in fact, it is one of the greatest ways to enjoy Nepal. Traveling alone is an opportunity to learn about yourself, to have a deeper reflection of who you truly are. As much as it is a chance to learn it is equally a time for you to grow. Nepal is the most suitable place if you are seeking to travel alone. With a wide variety of activities to choose from, you can get yourself a perfect time off of your busy life!

Thank you and Namaste.