Howick is a town, situated in the uMgungundlovu District of KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa. The town is at 1050 m/3444 ft above sea level, and at about 88 km/54 mi from the port city of Durban. The city enjoys warm summers and cool dry winters. A snappy chill descends upon Howick when snow falls on the nearby Drakensberg. The town is located on the N3 freeway, connecting it with the rest of South Africa.
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Rock Climbing in Nagarkot, Bhaktapur District, Nepal
The Nagarkot area, northeast of Kathmandu Valley, is literally the hottest point to admire the magnificent Himalayas. The most impressive ranges such as Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh, Langtang, Jugal, Mahalangur (Everest peak), Numbur and Rolwaling can be viewed from there. Nagarkot lies in the hilly zone of Nepal, surrounded by the most impressive and grandiose summits worldwide.
The morphology of the region due to its position is shaped by the weather conditions, the climate zones and the routes created by the melting snow of the neighboring mountain glaciers. Spectacular rock formations with slippery surface and sharp edges lies all over in the entire area. Their average altitude is around 25 m/82 ft high. Many and very professional training centers are operating in the zone.
The natural beauties of Nepal will always surprise you. Make it your next extreme destination!