This trip comprises culture,
nature and an introductory trek to Ghorepani-Poonhill.
(Kathmandu Valley, Rafting-Chitwan Safari-Pokhara-Ghorepani
Itinerary In Detail
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu.
Meet and greet at the airport and transfer to
hotel. Short walk tour to Durbar Square. Welcome
dinner in the evening. O/N hotel
Day 02 : Kathmandu.
Breakfast. Sightseeing tours to Pashupatinath
Sightseeing tours to Patan. Drive back to Kathmandu.
Day 03 : Kathmandu- Rafting
After breakfast, drive about 3 hours to rafting
put in point. You will raft on the white water
rapids of grade 3 to 4 of Trishuli River. Dinner
by the riverside. Overnight tent.
Day 04 : Rafting -Chitwan
After breakfast, again you will raft for a couple
of hours and then you will proceed to Chitwan
National Park. Overnight in the bungalows.
Day 05 : Jungle activities
Dug out canoe trip for crocodiles and aquatic
birds viewing. Tungle trek (3 hours) or visit
Elephant breeding farm to see how elephants
breed, young ones trained and tamed. Elephant
back safari or Jeep safari (Optional). In the
evening, Tharu dancing program. Dinner and overnight
Day 06 : Chitwan- Pokhara
AM bird watching program (1 hour). After breakfast,
drive to Pokhara (150 km, 5 hours!). After refreshment,
walk along the lakesides. Overnight hotel.
Day 07 : Pokhara
AM after breakfast visit Mahendra Cave, Davis
Fall, Gupteswor Cave, Bindhebasini Temple.PM
boating in Phewa Lake for one hour. Overnight
Day 08 : Pokhara- Birethanti-
You will be transferred by car to Nayapul which
takes about 2hrs.then you start trek via Birethanti
(073m.).You will follow the bank of Bhurungdi
Khola,river untill Tikhedhunga (1575m).Then
you will have a bit steep up of an hour walk
till Ulleri(2073m) Overnight in the lodge in
Day 09 : Ullery-Ghorepani.
You will gain gradually more altitudes on this
day. you will walk about 4-5hrs.Overnight in
Lodge in Ghorepani(2800m)
Day 10 : Ghorepani-Tadapani
Early in the morning you walk up to Poonhill
(3400m)to have sunrise view to the Annapurna
massif and Dhawalagiri(8167m) and other ranges.You
will be lost at this moment into the Shangrila.
After coming back from Poonhill,you will have
breakfast then start to walk down to Deorali
on the way to Tadapani.All the way, you will
walk through the forest in peacefull and calm
atmosphere. Its rhododendron forest.In March
all the forest blooms.It looks more than beautiful
in spring.Overnight at lodge in Tadapani(2650m).
Day 11 : Tadapani - Ghandruk
You descend down to Ghandruk. Its very easy
walk. you will see all the Annapurna and Machhapuchre
snow capped peaks right in front of you all
the way down from Ghorepani. Ghandruk is a beautiful
Gurung Village. Most of them have been in British
Gurkha military. You will see the Gurung Culture.
They are smiling every time and hospitable.
There are nice lodges in this village. Overnight
in the lodge.
Day 12 : Ghandruk - Pokhara
You will descend down about 6hrs. After arriving
birethanti you will take car to Pokhara. overnight
Day 13 : Pokhara - Kathmandu
breakfast. Fly to Kathmandu ( 35 minutes). Transfer
Sightseeing tours to Bhaktapur and Changu Narayan.
Overnight hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 14 : Kathmandu.
Free time for fancy-free shopping. Overnight
Day 15 : Departure.
Transfer to airport.