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Talking about Rock climbing, it is an adventure activity in which the climbers climb up, down and across the natural rock formations or an artificially made rock walls. The climbers should climb up through the pre-defined route to the end point without falling. As the route is long, a climber needs proper endurance capacity to reach the top. Climbing in itself is an exhilarating and tiring task. Climbing is not just about climbing; it is about techniques of climbing which we can learn from the climbing instructor or from continuous practice.Climbing is not as easy as it seems and sometimes it can be really dangerous so proper precautions are a must. Nepal being a Himalayan country has many rocky terrains which are suitable for rock climbing purpose. For climbing, you should get rid of a phobia i.e. phobia of heights. If you aren’t afraid of heights then climbing is all about practice and technique. You will build up the stamina as you work out day by day.So, please be sufficiently prepared before undertaking any rock climbing tours.Nagarjun Forest Reserve SiteA 30-minute drive from Thamel will take you to Nagarjun Forest Reserve, located 3km northwest of Kathmandu Valley. While an excellent site for beginners, novices, and professional climbers, bird watchers will love it as well for the over 318 species of birds recorded by ornithologists.Hattiban SiteHattiban is an hour drive from Thamel and is located in the southern parts of Kathmandu valley on the way to the holy temple of "Dhaskinkali". It is a top-grade climbing site fit for skilled and professional climbers only, but while physically challenging, it is a worthwhile climb bringing a sense of calmness and peacefulness to those who challenge it.Bimal Nagar SiteA five-hour bus drive will take you to this site which is located in the Kathmandu-Pokhara route. Along with the climbing experience, this tour also offers its participants magnificent views of Mt. Manaslu and the Marshyandi River.