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NESAPAKKAM: For adventure lovers

HOLIDAYS CANNOT get more exciting, if you are a member of the Youth Hostel Association of India (YHAI). The concept of the youth hostel is to encourage youngsters to travel on their own — see the world, gain experience, appreciate Nature and develop initiative.

The YHAI arranges trekking and other adventure camps round the year. Apart from the usual trekking packages, two treks are being organised this summer.

Explore the Mount Everest base camp and Kalapattar peak in the Nepal Himalayas on a 15-day trek programme. Participation fee is Rs.20,000.The other programme organised is the Annapurna peak base camp. Participation fee for this 10-day trek in Rs.10,000.

The camps are starting on May 4 and May 1 respectively. For more details contact 24890976 or mail yhaitn@vsnl.net.