Note: The quality of the enlarged panoramas is much better than
on these thumbnails.
360 panorama of Durbar Square in
We take a 45 minute flight from Kathmandu to
Pokhara; from Annapurna to Manaslu the range of snow appears in the north.
Manaslu from air.
Approaching the Himalayas after half an hour in the air; Cho Oyo; Mount Everest;
Lhotse; and Makalu are very close.
Panorama with 4 peaks over 8'000 meters -
Makalu; Lhotse; Everest; Cho Oyo.
Storm coming up over the lake; often with harmless looking foggy clouds.
Stunning colours of the lake which silver dots on the blue turquoise waves.
Panorama of Ramthong Kabru and Kangchenjunga
Way from Tangshing to Lameney along the creek.
Foothills of Kangchenjunga with the south summit at the far right.
Great panoramic views reward the steep climb of the high route.
A turquoise lake has formed at the bottom of the glaciers.
Our companions during the three hour walk to Goeche La.
On top of Goecha La, resting and enjoying Kangchenjunga.
On the way to Khungme we pass several small lakes.
Another stunning sunrise; this time from
Panorama of the turqoise (female) lake and the blue (male) lakes of Lampokhari with Kabru at the far right.
From Kastari the setting sun illuminates the border between Sikkim and Bhutan with Chomolhari as the most prominent peak at the left.
On the walk to Labdang we see the south of Sikkim with Khechipheri lake.
We start in
Gangtok; from a perfect viewpoint we see the sunrise on
Narsing; Pandim; Kangchenjunga and Soniolchu.
Panorama of Gyao Kang; Chombo and the Zachu creek in the evening.
From Chuna we continue up the valley to
Phalung; another summer settlement with half a dozen simple wooden huts.
We walk up to a viewpoint above
Phalung; the entire chain from Narzing; Pandim; Siniolchu;
Simvu; Talung; Kabru North; Kangchenjunga; Tent Peak; xxx;
xxx; Jonsong Peak rises at the horizon.
Yülsekangsa; a grazing area.
Close-up panorama of the dozen prominent peaks that form the border between Sikkim and Nepal.
Panorama of Kangchengyao with its green glacial lake and
Another lake above
Panorama from Darjeeling; from Jannu to Narsing the peaks glow orange from the rising sun.