Annapurna Comfort Trek Combined Rafting, Jungle Safari and Nagarkot Tour
Duration : 14 day(s)
The Annapurna, the most popular trekking region offers the greatest variety of scenery, people and culture whether that is Annapurna Base Camp or Annapurna circuit trek. The Annapurna range stretching 70 miles along the northern border of Nepal with their grounder splendor make trekking in this region highly rewarding for spectacular views of mountains. Daily flights from Kathmandu to Pokhara and regular buses make easy access to the region.
Fixed Departure 2017: 5 Jan, 15 Jan, 26 Jan, 4 Feb, 13 Feb, 26 Feb, 7 Mar, 14 Mar, 24 Mar, 29 Mar, 6 Apr, 16 Apr, 25 Apr, 28 Apr, 17 May, 25 May, 15 Jun, 29 Jun, 15 Jul, 25 Jul, 04 Aug,09Aug, 27 Aug, 14 Sep, 24 Sep, 02 Oct , 11 Oct, 17 Oct, 28 Oct, 7 Nov, 19 Nov, 28 Nov, 6 Dec
Day 01: Prior to landing in Tribhuvan Int'l airport (Kathmandu Airport), you could have some excellent views of snow-capped mountains after custom clearance, meet with our tour coordinator and transfe to hotel Vaishali/Manasalu Garden/ Similar.
Day 02: Breakfast at hotel, then drive to Pasupatinath, a famous Temple for Hindus devotees, Boudhananth, the Buddhist Stupa, Sywambhunath Stupa and finally visit at ancient city of Kathmandu-Durbar Square. Overnight at hotel Vaishali/ Similar in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Early morning fly from Kathmandu over the Himalyan ranges to Pokahra, it takes about 30 minutes to reach in Pokhara, then straight drive to Nayapul and commence trek to Ghandruk 1950 meter (05-06 hours walking) through typical valley. It provides real life styles of Gurung communites, slate roofed houses, Manginficent views of Annaurna South, Himculi, Fishtail mountain, Ganga Purna Himal. Overnight at trekking lodge in Ghandruk.
Day 04: Breakfast at lodge, then commence trek to Tadhapani,( 04-05 hours walking). through a unique terrace terrain, the trail stream , lunch on the way of hilly terrain, cross the river and climb to Tadhapani 2721 meter which is situated in the middle of the Rhododendron, Oaks, Magnolia, Orchid forests. It presents amazing views of Annapurna South, Himchulli, and Machhapuchare Mountains.
Day 05: Breakfast at lodge, then trek to Ghorepani 2850 meter (06-07 hours walking), through a wonderful Rhododendron, oaks, magnolia and orchid forest, trail descends about 30 minutes and ascends steeply about an hour, then climb to Deurali, on this spot, you will have lunch with breathtaking views of snowy mountains. On the way of Ghrepani an excellent chance to explore flora and fauna including snowy peaks. From Deurali pass, trail descends to Ghorepani.
Day 06: Early morning about 45 minutes hike to Poon Hill 3210 meter for excellent views of Annapurna massif including Dhaulagri 8167 meter, Mt Lamjung , Tukuche Peak, Nilgri Himal, Thapa Peak, Tent Peak and beautiful sun-rise views and back to Ghorepani. Breakfast at trekking lodge in Ghorepani, then commence trek through rhododendron forest to Hile, quant village which is situated at 1495 meter, trail stream descends to Banthati, you will have lunch at Uleri. After lunch, trek descends steeply to Trikhedunga and gradual walk to Hile. Overnight at lodge in Hile.
Day 07: Breakfast at Hile, then trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara vai Naudada and check into hotel Katinpur/ Similar. Enjoy with Pokhara, the city nature beauty.
Day 08: Explore Pokhara.
Day 09: Early morning drive to Sarangkot for excellent views of snowy mountains and beautiful sun-rise veiws, then back to hotel. After breakfast drive to Rafting put in Point Charudi/ Fishling and commence rafting on Trisuli River about 2/ 1/2 hour then drive to Royal Chitwan National Park with private deluxe car/ Hice, arrive in National Park and check into Chitwan River side Resort/ similar. Dinner at Resort, Enjoy with Tharu dance atevening. Overnight stay at Resort in Chitwan.
Day 10: Full-day Jungle excursion such as Jeep safari tour for viewing of great one horned rhinoceros, four species of deers, two types of crocodiles, sloth bear, leopards, Royal Bengal Tiger and over 450 species of exotic birds. Jungle walking, Canoeing tour on river for viewing of crocodiles and birds. Overnight stay at Chitwan River Resort in Chitwan.
Day 11: Early morning our well trained and well-experienced Naturalist takes you into prime spot for birds-watching tour and Breakfast at Resort, then drive from Chitwan to Nagarkot 2021 meter approx. Overnight stay at Hotel view point/ Similar in Nagarkot.
Day 12: Early morning enjoy with beautiful sunrise views over the Himalayan ranges. Breafast at hotel, then drive to Bhaktapur, the city examples of wood-carving and continue to Patan, the city art and beauty and drive back to Kathmandu and check into hotel Vaishali/ Manaslu/ Similar.
Day 13: Free time in Kathmandu. Evening Fare well dinner at traditional resturant.
Day 14: Departure to Tribhuvan International airport
- Airport Pick up and drops. • Twin- sharing accommodation on B/ B basis in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Nagarkot respectively.
- Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu with English speaking tour guide.
- City entrance fees during the sightseeing in Kathmandu.
- Flight charges from Kathmandu/ Pokahra.
- 04 night/ 05 days Ghorepani Trekking on full board basis ( Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) and accommodation at trekking lodges.
- Well trained and experienced trekking guide and Porter.
- A day rafting on Trisuli River with well experienced river guide.
- 02 night/ 03- days Jungle safari in Chitwan on full board basis (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner) and twin-sharing accommodation at Resort.
- All kind of personal nature expenses such as tips, liquors & soft drinks, travel insurance. Any loss or expenses arising due to unforeseencircumstances such as ROAD BLOCKAGE due to landslides or snowfalls or political problems, FLIGHT DELAYS OR CANCELLATION due to weather or technical problems, ACCIDENTS, etc.
Activities : Comfort Trekking and Hiking
Trip Duration : 14 Days
Altitude:Maximum : 3210 m.
Accommodation: 5 days in tea house during the trek
Meals : Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek and Safari tour
Transportation : Domestic aprivate vehicle
Group Size : 2-12 people