February 15 , 2014
A 12-member delegation of Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal (TAAN) has left for the US to participate in the Los Angeles Travel and Adventure Show 2014.
The three-day event will kick off at Long Beach Convention Center, Los Angeles on February 8.
Rajendra Sapkota, coordinator of TAAN’s Nepal Promotion and Exhibition Department, is leading the delegation. Eleven trekking companies, including two member companies of TAAN Pokhara Chapter, are in the delegation. The participating companies are: Outshine Adventure, Himalayas On Foot, Destination Nepal Trek & Expeditions, Mountain Sherpa Trekking & Expedition, Makalu Adventure, Adventures in Asia Treks, Osho World Adventure, Sherpa Society, and Seven Brothers Summiters Treks & Expedition of Kathmandu and Ridge Trail Trekking and Line Up Treks & Expedition are in the delegation.
The delegation will promote newly explored trekking trails like Lumba Sumba, Ruby Valley, Lower Manslu, Rara Dolpa Circuit and Rara Khaptad along with other adventure tourism products. TAAN is centering its activities in line with its slogan ‘Nepal for All Seasons’.
The Los Angeles Travel & Adventure Show is being organized for the past nine years. TAAN has been participating in the event since 2012.