B= Breakfast, L= Lunch & D= Dinner
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu airport (1345 meters).
It is a panoramic thrill flying into Kathmandu on a clear day. The views of snow-capped mountain peaks sprawling down below you are almost ecstatic, beginning a whole chain of memorable experiences that stay with you for a long, long time. A representative and driver from our office will meet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel. The representative will help you check into your designated hotel. At the hotel you will be briefed about your daily activities.
Day 02: Sightseeing around the Kathmandu valley
After breakfast you will be picked up at your hotel and go along with your guide on the road for sightseeing at bauddhanath, pashupatinath, Durbarsqare & Monkey Temple. Included meals: B
Day 03: Sightseeing around Bhaktapur & patan
After breakfast you will be picked up at your hotel and go along with your guide on the road for sightseeing at Patan & Bhaktapur. Included meals: B
Day 04: Drive to Charaundi for Rafting
After breakfast, we head to riverside for about 3 hours to Charaundi, where you start your rafting.Trishuli River is where you raft, followed from a famous pilgrimage place Gosainkunda which lies high in the Himalaya. At Gosainkunda, Lord Shiva drove his trident into the rocky mountain to create three springs –the source of the river and hence its name Trishuli. The river has fixed some truly impressive gorges in its lower part as it cut its way through the 2000 meters high Mahabharat Range.
For many people this river represents the ideal rafting trip just the right length of time, exciting rapid, but not too difficult, easily reachable from Kathmandu. Certainly Trishuli River rafting is the ideal trip if you are looking for more of a ‘wilderness’, unsullied beaches and unspoilt scenery. The rapids on Trisuli are mainly big, bouncy and relatively safe; ‘flips’ (where the raft capsizes) or other accidents are rare in normal water condition, and if you wish, it is possible to walk around the few difficult rapids. Overnight at riverside camp. Included meals: BLD
Day 05: Rafting and later transfer to Pokhara
After breakfast, we will continue the rafting for about three hours until lunch and then drive to Pokhara by tourist vehicle, one of the most famous cities in Nepal for its natural beauty and stunning mountain views. We will spend the remainder of the day resting and relaxing in this beautiful city. Overnight at Pokhara. Included meals: BL
Day 06: Pokhara to Nayapul to Tikhedhunga
Travel time: 3 to 4 hours
After breakfast, we head to our trek at Nayapul after 1and ½ hours driving by a private vehicle from Pokhara. After 25 minutes short walk along the bank of the riverside, we reach Birethanti , a large village that has many shops and teahouses. From there, the trail continues through the village. The trail follows the north bank of the Bhurungdi Khola. From there, the trail climbs steadily up the side of the valley to Hille at 1495m and after the short climb, we reach Tikhedhunga at 1570meters. Today’s walk offers a short and relatively easy day, during the journey, which allows us to become used to the experience of trekking in Nepal.Overnight at Tikhedhunga. Included meals: BLD
Day 07: Tikhedhunga to Gorepani (2874 m)
Travel time: 5 to 6 hours.
After breakfast we can start the trail crosses a stream on a suspension bridge near the camp site at Tikhe Dhunga. The trail ascends a steep stone staircase (which has about 3300 steps) to the large Magar village of Ulleri at 2080m. Above the village, the trail climbs gently through pastures and cultivated fields. There is a camp site for a rest and water stop one hour’s walk above Ulleri. The trail crosses two sparkling streams before making a short, final climb to Nangethanti where we stop for lunch. Thanti is a Nepali word meaning "rest house”. In the winter the trail can be covered with snow. From Nangethanti we will climb to Ghorepani at 2850m, from here we can see the spectacular panorama of Dhaulagiri I (8167m), Nilgiri (6940m) Annapurna I (8091m) Hiunchuli (6441m) and more, And world’s largest rhododendron forest, one could view majestic scenario of forest flowers during March and April Overnight at Ghorepani. Included meals: BLD
Day 08: Ghorepani to Tadhapani via poonhill (3210 m) - (2610 m)
Travel time: 7 to 8 hours.
Early morning, we start our trip to Poon hill (3210m) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Tukuche Peak (6920m), Nilgiri (6940m), Varaha Shikhar (7847m, Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna III (7855m), Machhapuchhre (6993m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Annapurna II (7937m), Lamjung Himal (6931m) and numerous other snowcapped mountain peaks. There we spend about 1 hour; we then return to Ghorepani, take hot breakfast at the hotel. After having breakfast at Ghorepani, trek to Tadapani (2650 m) through the deep forests of rhododendrons, bamboos and oaks. Lunch at Banthathi. En route, one can observe waterfalls, rocks, wild animals, birds and green valleys. Overnight at Tadhapani. Included meals: BLD
Day 09: Tadhapani to Ghandruk (1940 m)
Travel time: 3 to 4 hours.
From Tadapani the trail descends through forests to Ghandruk. It is a village of Gurung people, one of the ethnic groups of Nepal; they have their own dialect, culture, costume, and life style. Ghandruk is also home to many Gurkha soldiers. It is a famous destination for trekkers as it is known for its beautiful mountain views and within easy reach from Pokhara and Kathmandu. We have the afternoon to visit the Annapurna conservation office, Museum and explore the village. Overnight at Ghanduk. Included meals: BLD
Day 10: Ghandruk to Pokhara
Travel time 5 hours
Today we descend from Ghandruk seuli Bazar passing through the several villages including, Kimche, Syauli Bazar, Birethanti and from Nayapul. After short drive back to Pokhara. Rest of the day free at leisure. Overnight at Pokhara. Included meals: BL
Day 11: At pokhara
Optional: Sightseeing at pokhara, Paraglading, Heli Mountain flight etc. Included meals: B
Day 12: Pokhara to Lumbini
Driving time: 5 to 6 hours
After breakfast in Pokhara, we will head to Lumbini We will spend half of the day on a guided sightseeing in Lumbini, which is one of the most religiously significant sites in Nepal. It is the birth place of Lord Buddha, born in 623 BC, and is now developed as a Buddhist pilgrimage site. Overnight at Lumbini. Included meals: B
Day 13: Lumbini to Chitwan
Driving time: 3 to 4 hours.
We will leave for the Chitwan National Park, the first national park of Nepal, established in 1973. There are more than 43 species of mammals in the park. The park is especially renowned for its protection of the endangered one-horned rhinoceros, tiger, and gharial along with many other common species of wild animals. On reaching the resort in the National Park, our Guest Relations Officer will brief guests, thenafter you will be participating in an elephant safari, jungle walk, nature walk with boat ride and dinner will be ready at about 8pm.Overnight at Chitwan. Included meals: BLD
Day 14: At Chitwan National Park
An early morning wakeup call followed by tea/coffee. The early morning tour provides you one of the best times to see the wildlife at its best with bird watching, elephant safari and jungle walk.
After breakfast a 45-minute walk through the grassland and forest upstream of the Narayani River. Climb aboard the local boats to observe crocodiles along the banks while floating back to the camp to enjoy lunch. Late afternoon, a guide will take you for elephant safari and jungle walk, visit the observation tower, nature walk with boat ride, back to the camp and have dinner. Overnight at Chitwan. Included meals: BLD
Day 15: Chitwan to Nagarkot
Driving time: 7 to 8 hours
Early morning we cak walk with guide for bird watching and return hotel. After breakfast in Chitwan, we will head to Nagarkot. It is one of the most scenic spots situated about 35 km east of Kathmandu from where an excellent view of snow-capped peaks of the Himalayan Ranges in eastern Nepal can be seen (weather permitting). The place is also renowned for spectacular sunrise sights. There are also some great hiking trails in Nagarkot. Overnight at Nagarkot. Included meals: B
Day 16: Nagarkot to Dhulikhel
We'll wake up very early in the morning to watch the stunning sunrise from Nagarkot, which the place is most renowned for. We will then drive to Dhulikhel. It is a hill station in the outskirts of Kathmandu. After some rest, our guide will brief you about the trip and also give a short introduction of Nepal, also touching upon important cultural considerations. Overnight at Dhulikhel. Included meals: B
Day 17: Dhulikhel to Kathmandu
After breakfast, we will drive back to Kathmandu from Dhulikhel with great sceneries along the way. You may want to take a relaxing stroll or do some shopping in Kathmandu. Overnight at Kathmandu. Included meals: B
Day 18: Sightseeing in and around Pharping, Bungmati & Khokana
After breakfast you will be picked up at your hotel and go along with your guide on the road for sightseeing around the valley to visit some important religious, natural and historical sites. Included meals: B
Day 19: Free day in Kathmandu and in the evening Farewell dinner.
You will have a free day in Kathmandu, on which you can do some shopping, visit the Narayanhiti Palace Museum at the heart of the city. In the evening, there will be a farewell dinner for you in a typical Nepalese restaurant with cultural dance and music. Overnight at Kathmandu. Included meals: B
Optional: (14.00 to 17.00): Ayurveda Spa Treatment
The ayurveda spa where we work with internationally known her expertise and the quality of the treatments. In addition, by the pure air and soil of the Himalayas, the plants used in Nepalese Ayurveda particularly powerful and rich in energy. Upon arrival you will be by the friendly provided staff with a cup of herbal tea. You will be asked to form to answer some questions. About your health these answers are important to adjust. Treatment as well as possible to your needs women As far as possible handled by female staff and women through male staff. After each section you briefly the time to get good at and to work. Effect of the treatment on you after the treatment you will get a cup of herbal tea offered: tasty and good for the removal of the loosened toxins. See our website for various wellness treatments.
Day 20: End of your Nepal tour.
Transfer to the airport for your next journey. Included meals: B