After breakfast, transfer to the domestic
airport and fly Kathmandu / Pokhara. Upon
arrival in Pokhara, meet our Trek guide
and transfer to Nayapul via Lumle and
start trek. Lunch at Birethanti (3400ft./1037m)
and continue trek to Tirkhedhunga (5175
ft / 1577m). Trek duration (3 hours).
Dinner and overnight camp at Tikhedhunga.
Full day uphill trek through Brahmins,
Chettris, Gurungs and Magars villages,
to Banthanti where lunch will be served.
Afternoon trek through dense forests of
rhododendron and pine and arrive at Ghorepani
(9300 ft / 2724m). Trek duration = 6 hours.
Dinner and overnight camp at Ghorepani.
Pre-dawn wake up and trek upto Pun hill
to view the sunrise (weather permitting).
After breakfast at Ghorepani start a day
long trek down to Tatopani (3900m./1189m).
The trail descends steadily to Tatopani,
literally "Hot Water", one can
bath in the Hot springs. Trek duration
= 6 hours. Dinner and overnight camp at
After breakfast, follow the Kali Gandaki
River passing by waterfalls, Thakalis,
and Magar Villages to Dana (4750 ft./
1446m). After lunch, continue trek up
hill to Ghasa (6600 ft./ 2012m). Trek
duration = 6 hours. Dinner and overnight
camp at Ghasa.
As one passes between the Dhaulagiri and
the Annapurna range, a dramatic change
in vegetation is witnessed from green
forests, to dry arid desert. Passing through
Kalopani (2530m. / 8300 ft), we get the
first views of the Annapurnas. Rest at
Lamjung in a Thakali village. Trek to
campsite at Marpha (8750 ft./ 2667m).
Trek duration = 6 hours. Dinner and overnight
camp at Marpha.
We start the trek slowly and arrive at
Jomsom for lunch. The Thakalis are the
dominant tribe of the valley, related
to the Gurungs and Magars of the southern
slopes. After lunch, we continue trekking
to Kagbeni (2800m), which is the gateway
to upper Mustang. Trek duration = 5 hours.
Dinner and overnight camp at Kagbeni.
Trek slowly upto Muktinath (12,475ft./3802m).
After lunch, guests must rest for acclimatization.
Trek duration = 4 hours. Dinner and overnight
camp at Muktinath.
Free day in Muktinath. Carry a packed
lunch box and trek up to the Thorung-la
base camp. There are many things of interest
to occupy the day in this ancient town,
which also used to be the capital of one
of the provinces of Mustang. It is therefore,
interesting to note the mixture of Buddhist
and Hindu culture in this area. Dinner
and overnight camp at Muktinath.
After breakfast, trek back to Jomsom.
In the evening the Sherpa team will host
a farewell dinner. Trek duration = 5 hours.
Dinner and overnight camp at Jomsom.
Backtrack to Chhomrong Trek duration
5 hrs. Dinner and overnight camp at Chhomrong.
After breakfast, we drive to Chitwan -
4 hrs. (about 160 kms.) The Muglin highway
connects Chitwan with Pokhara. The drive
is through terraced rice fields and scenic
countryside along the banks of the Trishuli
River. Upon arrival at the Park entry
point we will be received by Naturalists
/ representatives from the wildlife resort
and will transfer us to the wildlife resort
situated inside the Royal Chitwan National
Park by Land Rover / canoes / elephants.
Overnight at the Resort in Chitwan.
Full-day Jungle activities inside the
Park, which includes: elephant safari,
canoeing, nature walk and bird watching,
etc. Overnight at the Resort in Chitwan.
After breakfast, transfer to the park
exist point and board the vehicle for
the 5 hours drive to Kathmandu by the
Muglin highway. It is more scenic and
quicker as the highway is well maintained.
We strongly suggest stopping for a lunch
at the River Side Spring Resort for a
typical Nepali Thali lunch. Evening: Farewell
dinner at a local restaurant.
Transfer to airport for final departure