This itinerary has been specially designed for our clients who wish to experience culture, soft adventure (trekking) and wildlife safari in Nepal. The day you arrive in Kathmandu, you will be introduced to Nepali cultural dance and dinner. Sightseeing of Kathmandu valley showcases it's rich cultural and heritage sites. Also visiting to temples provides an unforgettable sights of worshipers with their rituals. Everyone has their own way of worshiping. Pokhara is naturally beautiful with lakes, hills and towering Annapurna range in the north. Ghorepani trek is for everyone (children to elderly) having interest to walk and spend nights with local communities in local lodges. This trek provides you an opportunity to view one of the best sunrise and stunning views of Annpurna Mountain and it's range. Walking through, forests, terraced fields and settlements of different communities gives the taste of what longer trek is all about in Nepal. Next move will be spending two nights just on the periphery of Chitwan national Park which is home to Royal Bengal Tigers and famous one horned Rhinoceros. Bird watching, canoe riding, elephant safari, village visit, Jeep safari to the heart of the Jungle,Jungle walk with naturalists are few routines to name that will keep you very busy from early morning till you go to bed happy but ready to sound sleep. You will be surprised to find how quickly 3 days have finished and it is time to return back to Kathmandu for last minute shopping and dine in the finest restaurants of your choice which are internationally famous for their distinctive decor and taste.
All Season Possible
Day 01: ARRIVAL AT KATHMANDU
Arrival day, we come to receive you at the airport, check in at Hotel and briefing of the program.
Day 02: KATHMANDU - CITY TOUR
Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu: Leave for half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley includes The Hindu temple Pashupatinath, Boudhanath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Back to hotel and stay.
Day 03: KATHMANDU - POKHARA (6hr drive)
Early morning drive (6hrs) to Pokhara by Private Car. Lunch will be served En-route.
Day 04: POKHARA - NAYAPUL- Ulleri ( 1hr Drive and 5 hrs Walk)
After breakfast meet our trek crew there and drive to Nayapul about 1.5 hours and Trek from Birethanti to Thikhedhunga. Stay in Thikhedhunga at Teahouse.
Day 05: TIKHEDHUNGA - GHOREPANI
Trek from Thikhedhunga to Ghorepani, stay in Ghorepani, 2850 mtr, 6 - 7 hours walk.
Day 06: GHOREPANI - POONHILL - TADAPANI
Ghorepani, trek up to Poonhill (3210m) in the morning to see sunrise and Panoramic view of the mountains, in a clear day in provide excellent mountain view like Annapurna south, fishtail, Dhaulagiri etc and have a breakfast, then walk to Tadapani stay in simple guest house, it provide excellent mountain view, 2750 m. about 7 hours walk.
Day 07: TADAPANI-GHANDRUK
Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk a typical Gurung village, You will reach to Ghandruk for Lunch, after lunch, explore the village settlement and village lifestyle, stay in simple lodge.
Day 08: GHANDRUK - POKHARA
Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 09: POKHARA - CITY TOUR
Breakfast and leave for sightseeing tour of Pokhara, Overnight at hotel in Pokhara
Day 10: POKHARA - CHITAWAN NATIONAL PARK
After breakfast at Hotel, drive to Royal Chitwan National Park.
Pm: Arrive at resort in Chitwan and check in.
Lunch at jungle lodge.
Elephant-back jungle excursion for 2/3 hours to view wildlife.
Dinner and overnight at Resort.
Day 11: CHITAWAN NATIONAL PARK
Rise early. Tea/Coffee. Nature walk accompanied by a local professional naturalist, and return to the resort for breakfast.
After breakfast, depart for a 45 minute dugout canoe ride on the Rapti River for bird watching. Then take a jungle walk back to the resort, visiting Tharu (the ethnic inhabitants of Chitwan)villages.
Lunch at the resort.
PM: Guided walk to a Tharu village to observe the local lifestyle.
Evening: Enjoy folklore dances performed by the Tharu community.
Dinner and overnight at the resort.
Day 12: CHITWAN - KATHMANDU ( 4hr Drive)
Wake up call at 06:00. Tea/Coffee. Jungle exploration on elephant back accompanied by guide.
After breakfast drive to Manakamana for a cable car trip to the top of the mountain for lunch. Journey on to Kathmandu (approx. 4hrs). Dinner at your choice of restaurants and overnight at hotel
Day 13: KATHMANDU - CITY TOUR
09.30 Hrs: After breakfast at hotel, leave for an all day sightseeing tour of Buddhist shrines like Swyambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Kumari Chowk, Kastha-Mandap, Kal Bhairab, Jana Bahal etc.
Lunch at City Restaurant.
PM: Free at Leisure for shopping. Evening Farewell dinner followed by cultural program at city restaurant.
Overnight at hotel.
Day 14: FINAL DEPARTURE
Breakfast at hotel.
Transfer from hotel to airport to board flight for onward journey.
1. 5 Star Category Hotel on twin sharing Bed and Breakfast basis.
2. All Jungle activities with all meal as per 2nights/3days package in Chitwan
3. Welcome and farewell dinner followed by cultural program in Kathmandu
4. Service of Licensed Tour Guide
5. Necessary number of trekking guide porter and their allwance and insurance.
6. 4 nights/5days ghorepani trekking on Full board basis
7. ACAP Permit and TIMS card
8. Arrival and Departure transfers and necessary transportation by private vehicle
9. Entrance fees while city tours in Kathmandu and Pokhara
1. Nepal entry Visa
2. Monumental areas entrance fees during sightseeing
3. Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
4. Any domestic and international flight cost
5. Travel insurance and emergency evacuation services,
6. Expenses of Personal nature,
7. Others, which is not mentioned on the above-included items.