|Day 01 : Arrive Kathmandu
Your tour of Nepal begins with an arrival at Kathmandu airport, where you will be met by our Representative for your transfer to Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day-02 : In Kathmandu
Breakfast at the hotel, followed by a sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city visiting Darbar Square, Hanuman Dhaoka and Swayambunath. Afternoon excursion to Bhaktapur. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day-03 : Drive Kathmandu Chitwan (180 kms/approx 06 hrs)
Breakfast at the hotel followed by drive to Chitwan, Nepals most famous wildlife destination. On arrival in Chitwan, check in at the Temple Tiger Jungle Lodge. Afternoon jungle activities into the Chitwan National Park. Overnight in Chitwan.
|Day-04 : In Chitwan
Full day jungle activities into the Chitwan National Park.
Overnight in Chitwan.
Day-05 : Drive Chitwan Pokhara (170 kms/approx 06 hrs)
Breakfast at the hotel, followed by drive to Pokhara, Nepals gateway to the Himalayas, and the starting point for most treks in Nepal. On arrival in Pokhara, check in at the Shangri-La Village Resort.Overnight in Pokhara.
Day-06 : In Pokhara
Breakfast at the hotel followed by a sightseeing tour of Pokhara including visits to Davis Fall, Mahendra Cave, Pokhara Museum, the famous Seti George, Barahi temple and Bindhabasini Temple. Later one hour boat ride on Lake Phewa.Overnight in Pokhara.
|Day-07 : Pokhara Annapurna Region Trek
(approx 3 hrs trekking)
Depart Pokhara and transfer to the start point of the trek (approx 1 hr drive), where you will be met by a local English Speaking Guide who will assist with the preparations for your trek and give you a full trek briefing.
Your trek begins by following a ridgeline in the lower foothills of the Annapurna Range. With the beautiful Pokhara Valley as a backdrop, today is relatively easy walking through scenic unspoilt villages and terraced farmland. The route then drops down to the Modi River valley, arriving at the Sanctuary Lodge in time for lunch. The afternoon is free to enjoy at your leisure. Overnight Sanctuary Lodge (1150m), includes all meals
Day-08 : Annapurna Region Trek (approx 5 hrs trekking)
Walk through Ghandruk village and out over the surrounding fields. Todays trek follows the traditional route to the Annapurna Base Camp so you may well pass expeditions coming down or heading up to the mountains. The first part of the route is a downhill trek. Enjoy a picnic lunch by the river before a steady climb up to Gurung lodge. Located on the edge of Majgaun village, in the foothills of the Annapurna, this lodge boasts spectacular views of the surrounding valley and mountains.
Overnight Gurung Lodge (1400m), includes all meals
|Day-09 : Annapurna Region Trek (approx 5 hrs
A scenic walk through sub tropical forests as you follow the trail which is lined with colourful tree orchids, rhododendrons and magnolias. Pass through the village of Pothana, home to many Tibetan traders and a good place to pick up some souvenirs, before stopping for a picnic lunch. Upon reaching Basanta Lodge, youre greeted with a spectacular sweeping view of the entire Annapurna Range.
Overnight Basanta Lodge (1525m), includes all meals
Day-10 : Annapurna Region Trek Pokhara (approx 1½ hours trekking)
The last stage of the trek is a downhill walk through woods and terraced farmland to the valley floor. Bid farewell to you porters and transfer back to Pokhara (approx 30 minute drive). On arrival in Pokhara and on arrival check in at the Shangri-La Village Resort.Overnight in Pokhara.
|Day-11 Drive Pokhara Kathmandu (200
kms/approx 06 hrs)
Breakfast at the hotel followed by drive to Kathmandu. On arrival in Kathmandu, check in at Hotel Soaltee Crowne Plaza. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day-12 Depart Kathmandu
Your tour of Nepal comes to an end with a transfer to Kathmandu airport, intime to connect your flight home.
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