If adventure is more your beat, head to Mountain Lodges of Nepal, a cluster of lodges situated along the Great Himalayan Trails. Recently revamped and reopening its doors in August, choose from the seven lodges in the Everest region or the eight in Annapurna. Situated near popular trails, these lodges and their wellness and dining facilities are designed to make climbing trips as stress-free as possible. The first of the 15 lodges to welcome guests is Phakding Lodge. Located near Dudh Koshi river, 8,533 feet above sea level, the lodge is completed with rock climbing facilities to help guests ease into their climbs.