- Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu
On arrival, our official representative welcome you transfer to hotel Day at leisure rest at your hotel.Overnight in Kathmandu.
- Day 2 : Scenic Mt. Everest Flight and Kathmandu Sightseeing
Early in the morning we leave our hotel for an hour-long mountain flight and acquire the closest possible aerial views of the world’s highest peak, Mt Everest, the world’s second highest peak, Kanchenjunga and other high Himalayas along with a clear glimpse of the Tibetan Plateau. In the afternoon, we visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square is rich with ancient palaces with spectacular art and architecture. Pashupatinath Temple is one of the holiest places for Hindus in Asia. The ancient Boudhanath Stupa is one of the largest stupas in the world and the Swayambhunath Stupa meaning the "the self-existent" is popular among foreigners as the Monkey Temple owing to the large monkey population residing in the area. Overnight in Kathmandu.
- Day 3 : Fly or drive to Pokhara and trek to Ulleri (2050 m/6725 ft): 30 min flight and 6 hours trek
We fly or drive to Pokhara early in the morning. We can catch amazing views of the Himalayas from the right side of our airplane. Then we drive to Naya Pul and start the trek. We pass through sub-tropical valley forests, sometimes on the carved trail on the side of the cliff. After lunch, we cross the Modi Khola (river) via a suspension bridge to the village of Tikhedhunga. The Ulleri Hill with thousands of steps that continually go upward will really prove a test of our stamina. We reach Ulleri by late afternoon. Overnight in Ulleri.
- Day 4 : Ulleri to Ghorepani (2750 m/ 9020 ft): 4 - 5 hours trek
After breakfast, we ascend to the Ghorepani village. The name Ghorepani in Nepali means ‘horse-water’ owing to its role as an important campsite for traders before it became a trekker's stop. Ghorepani is an interesting place with small shops and stalls for selling local products and crafts. The town has two parts: one in a saddle and the other a few hundred feet lower. We stop at the higher part of the Ghorepani village that offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains including Annapurna South and Nilgiri mountains. Overnight in Ghorepani.
- Day 5 : Ghorepani to Poon Hill to Tadapani (2,700m/8,860 ft): 6 - 7 hours
To catch the sunrise over the Himalayas, we make an early morning climb along the steep trail to the viewpoint of Poon Hill (3,210m, the most popular trekking destination of the Annapurna region and a great viewpoint to enjoy amazing views of Mustang, Pokhara and more than 20 of the highest mountains including the close-up views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. The snowy peaks of the high mountains loom above and around us glowing in the morning light. After taking photographs and having some coffee or tea or hot chocolate, we return back to Ghorepani. After breakfast, we head east and climb a nearby ridge. We descend through rhododendron forests, pass by spectacular waterfalls along the way and reach Tadapani to spend the night.
- Day 6 : Tadapani to Ghandruk (1,940m/6,360 ft): 3 hours trek.
After breakfast at tada Pani, we make a steep descent through the dense and dark forest. Trek continues through a thick forest of old rhododendron trees, that when are in bloom, actually turn into gardens of dazzling red flowers we reach Ghandruk, we enter the village of Ghandruk, a slope settlement with stone houses mostly inhabited by the Gurung people. Along with enjoying the towering views of the Fishtail, Annapurna South, and Hiunchuli mountains, we also acquaint ourselves with the simple but rich cultural traditions of the Gurung people at the Gurung Museum in Ghandruk.
- Day 7 : Ghandruk to Pokhara (823m/2,700ft): 4-hour trek and 1-hour’s drive
Today, we trek from Ghandruk to Naya Pul then drive back to Pokhara. The trek will be downhill all the way to Birethanti. We step onto a staircase paved with stone slabs, it keeps on going down almost without any break from Ghandruk until Modi Khola river valley. By the time we arrive at Birethanti. From Birethanti, a half an hour's walk takes us into Naya Pul. The journey on foot comes to an end at Nayapul. Then, we drive from Nayapul to Pokhara for an overnight stay.
- Day 8 : Sightseeing in Pokhara
Early in the morning, we leave for Sarankot, a hill that overlooks the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges in the north and Pokhara city in the south. From here, we catch amazing views of the sun as it rises in the mighty Himalayas. We then head back to Pokhara and continue touring the city’s landmarks. Davis Falls is a unique waterfall that flows directly into a narrow and deep canal which has no end. The Shiva Cave is located near Davis Fall and houses a shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva, a primary Hindu God. We also do some boating in Phewa Lake and visit Bindyabasini Temple located at the center of the Lake. We visit the famous International Mountain Museum (IMM) that records, documents, and chronicles the past and present development of mountaineering activities in the world and the Himalayas in particular. Overnight in Pokhara.
- Day 9 : Drive from Pokhara to Chitwan 134km/4-5 hours
After breakfast, we drive to the beautiful northern skyline of Pokhara towards Chitwan, a city located at the Churia range of Chitwan National Park, the first national park in Nepal, which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Upon reaching Chitwan, we take a jungle/nature walks depending on the national park. During nature walks, we enjoy the company of a wide variety of flora and fauna and spend some time bird watching. In the evening, there will be a presentation of cultural Tharu traditional dance by the hotel. Overnight in Chitwan.
- Day 10 : Chitwan National Park
Early in the morning, we will be mounted on elephant backs for a jungle safari through dense grasslands to witness wildlife in their natural habitat. After breakfast, we visit the elephant stables and even enjoy bathing the elephants. During the afternoon we can either drive through the jungles by Jeep or followed by a canoe ride down the Rapti River. During the safari, we go deep into the jungle and spot deer, the endangered one-horn rhinoceros, along with other wild animals. If lucky, we may even spot the elusive Royal Bengal Tiger. While canoeing, we may get a close look at the Gharial and Mugger Crocodiles along with fresh water dolphins and varieties of water birds. Overnight in Chitwan.
- Day 11 : Drive from Chitwan to Kathmandu 156km, 4-5 hours
After breakfast we drive back to Kathmandu we enjoy into the Chitwan National Park is also home to a large variety of resident and migratory birds. We reach Kathmandu in the evening.
- Day 12 : Final Departure
Our journey ends in Kathmandu our official representative will escort us to International Airport following our flight schedule. We expect next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal.