There and back again, barely

Not too long ago, visiting Rara Lake meant taking on a daunting 15 day trek through arduous and treacherous terrain. It was only after Talcha Airport came into operation that the trip became relatively easier, if expensive. Then in 2006, when the Karnali Highway opened up, the wonders of Rara became accessible by road as well, although the highway—peppered with narrow lanes and vertigo-inducing drops—did not lend itself to easy commutes. There and back again, barely
Published at : June 11, 2016