Our airport representative will receive you at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) and transfer you to your hotel. Depending upon the time of your arrival, the pre-trip meeting will be hosted either on the first day or the first hour of the second day. During the evening, you will be taken for a traditional Nepali welcome dinner . Overnight at a Hotel. Welcome dinner included.
After your morning breakfast, you will be received by your guide for the sightseeing at Kathmandu Valley.The sites you will be taken for are:
Bhaktapur Durbar Square:Bhaktapur was the capital of Nepal during the great Malla Kingdom. Bhaktapur has the best-preserved palace courtyards and old city center in Nepal and is listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO for its rich culture, temples, and wood, metal, and stone artworks. You will be taken to the attraction sites such as Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Nyatapola Temple, BhairabNath Temple, Dattatreya Temple.
Boudhanath Stupa: Situated on the northeastern outskirts of Kathmandu, this is another holy place for Buddhists. The dome, mandala, pinnacle, umbrella, and the whole Stupa itself is a true work of art and beauty. Recently renovated Stupa post-earthquake gives serenity to the crowded city. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast, depending on your travel choice, you can either opt to fly or drive to the famous city of lakes, Pokhara. You can confirm the flight/drive during the booking confirmations. The flight takes approximately 25-0 minutes whereas the drive takes you around 7 hours to reach this popular destination. Upon reaching the city, you are met and transferred to the hotel by our representative. The rest of the time can be spent sightseeing around the Fewa Lake, boating etc. Overnight at a hotel. Breakfast Included.
After breakfast, we head on to Nayapul, the trekking point after a drive of 1:30 hours from Pokhara through a private vehicle. We start our trek from Nayapul and walk towards Ulleri (2070 m) crossing the beautiful village of Birethantiand Tikhedhungafrom the bank of BhurungdiKhola. The trek will take around 5-6 hours. Overnight at a Guesthouse. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner are included.
The morning breakfast takes us from Ulleriheading towards Ghorepani. As we move ahead, the Himalayan ranges seem closer to us. The walk through the rhododendron forests, oak trees is overwhelming. Along the way, we are able to have an up-close view of Fishtail, Hiunchuli and Annapurna South. We follow the trail full of forests, streams flowing here and there, and the gigantic Himalayas ahead of us. After walking for the next 4 to 5 hours we reach Ghorepani (2675 m). Overnight at a Guesthouse. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner are included.
We wake up early this day and hike up Poon hill. The hike takes around an hour to reach the top of the hill to view the extravagant sunrise through the mountains and the changing color of the horizon. Upon sunrise, you can clearly see the mountain ranges of Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Tukuche Peak (6920m), Nilgiri (6940m), VarahaShikar (7847m), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna I (7937m), Machhapuchhare (6993m), Annapurna IV (7525m), LamjungHimal (6931m) etc. the morning view is exhilarating. We return back to the guesthouse, have our breakfast, and head out for Tadapani.The trail to Tadapani first climbs up the hills and starts to descend time and again. The trail continues through the rhododendron forests, the oak trees and the Himalayas accompany us. After the ascents and descents for around 4 hours, we finally reach Tadapani. Overnight at a Guesthouse. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner are included.
The trek from Tadapani takes us through the beautiful rhododendron forests. The trail descends down at first and again ascends gently through the forests. You can hear the beautiful chirping of the birds throughout the trail. The trail is silent and the forest is dense. After walking for almost 4 hours we finally reach Sinuwa. Overnight at a Guesthouse. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner are included.
After the morning breakfast at Sinuwa, the trail ascends gently along the beautiful and dense forests of rhododendron trees and oak trees. After walking for a few hours we reach the first town of Dovan at an altitude of 2,630 m. there are few lodges and campsites here. After resting for some time we head off to Deurali. The walk will be of 5 hours today.
Overnight at a Guesthouse. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner are included.
We wake up early in the morning and start our walk to the Base Camp. We begin the trail toward Machapuchhre (Fishtail) Base Camp. The trail ascends gradually at first and steeply over the mountainside. The trek to both the MBC and ABC is a bit strenuous but the spectacular vista of Machhapuchhre rewards our trail very enjoyable. We reach MBC by early afternoon and we now continue to walk towards the ABC. The trail gives us insight into the snow boulders melting and forming small streams. We can have the best views of the vertical south face of Annapurna above the sanctuary. The Base Camp allows you to be part of a 360-degree panoramic view of the mountains which will be more than breathtaking. The mountains we can see from here are Machhapuchre, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Hiuchuli, and many other peaks. Overnight at a Guesthouse. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner are included.
Today we trek from the Base camp to Bamboo which takes approximately 6-7 hours. From the Annapurna base camp, we retrace our steps to Bamboo. Today’s trek will mostly comprise a downhill so it shouldn’t be very difficult. Besides, we will always have the company of the extraordinary landscape to motivate us to walk further. Overnight at a Guesthouse. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner are included.
After the morning breakfast, we trek down towards JhinuDanda today. We continue our trek from Bamboo to Sinuwa from where we will walk towards Lower Chomrong. From Lower Chomrong, the trail ascends on the stone staircases and we finally reach Upper Chomrong. From Upper Chomrong, we walk towards JhinuDanda. The walk will be of 5 to 6 hours in total.Overnight at a Guesthouse. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner are included.
Bidding farewell to the Himalayas, we trek down to Nayapul, from where we started our trek. We walk by the forests, the terraced farmlands, and the river sides and finally reach Nayapul. FromNayapul we will drive back to Pokhara.
The rest of the time at Pokhara can be utilized by strolling along the lakesides and enjoying the evening. Overnight at a Hotel. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner included.
Wake up early morning and prepare to head back to Kathmandu. You can opt for a flight or a drive which will take 30 mins and 7 hours respectively. The confirmation of the travel choice can be made during the bookings. Upon arrival at Kathmandu, you will be met and transferred back to the hotel.Overnight at Hotel. Breakfast included.
This is your last day in Kathmandu. After breakfast, you will be fetched by our guide; 3 hours prior to your flight time and drop you at the Tribhuvan International Airport for your final departure. Breakfast Included.