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Welcome to the Great Himalaya Trail website!

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We hope you enjoy this site and find all the information you need to plan and do your GHT trek

across the Himalaya – and please feel free to contact us if you have any questions!


There are three main ‘styles’ of trekking the Great Himalaya Trail, each of which has pros and cons. Your choice will depend on your route, budget, time and personal preferences.


There are hundreds of treks along the Great Himalaya Trail and every single one is magical in its own way. But there are some that offer something really unique for those willing to get off the beaten path...
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Fellow GHTers share their stories to help inspire you to discover the Himalaya and they share tips and hints for preparing for your trek, finding the right operator and much, much more...

Check out the Great Himalaya Trail in the news!

Here’s a selection of stories about trekking the GHT from news media around the world…

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