Karnali is one of the 14 zones of Nepal which lies in north-west region from Kathmandu, capital city. Among the 14 zones of Nepal, Karnali is the biggest zone which prides in having two national parks: Shey-Phoksundo National Park & Rara National Park. The former’s name comes from the name of the monastery – Shey Gompa and the Nepal’s deepest lake Phoksundo Lake while the later’s name is taken from the Nepal’s largest lake Rara. Every year, hundreds of tourists come to see & experience the unique landscapes and the cultural richness that this region has to offer. The famous destinations for trek in Karnali regions are Dolpo, Rara, Humla, Jumla and more.
Still, many places in Karnali are not touched by the road, the only means of transport available is air transportation.