6 Nights & 7 Days
Following is included during trek # 01 night accommodation at basic Tea houses during the trek with breakfast and dinner?# All necessary paper work & Permits # 02 airport transfers by an a/c vehicle exclusively # Sightseeing as per the itinerary in Kathmandu &Pokhara by an a/c vehicle exclusively # Cable car ticket while visiting Manokamana Temple # Transportation Kathmandu/ Pokharaby an a/c vehicle exclusively # Transportation Kathmandu /Nagarkot / Kathmandu by an a/c vehicle exclusively # Short hike from Nagarkot to Changunarayan escorted by an English speaking guide # Airfare Pokhara / Kathmandu # 01 domestic airport transfer in Pokhara # 01 domestic airport transfer in Kathmandu by an a/c vehicle exclusively # Presently applicable hotel taxes. Vehicle allocation: 02 adults: Ford/Fiat/Manza/Swift Dezire : (only 4 Heads are allowed and the car does not have any overhead carrier ) 4 Adults: Scorpio / similar 6-10 adults: Toyota "Hiace" Van having 14 seats. Do view the web sitehttp://www.toyota.com.my/hiace/ which features the vehicle Hand-phone SIM card: Upon arrival in Kathmandu at the International Airport better known as “Tribhuwan International Airport”.After collecting your baggage there are Two Telephone companies known as “NCell & NTC ( Nepal Telecommunication).They have a Stall each. One Passport size photo and a copy of the passport will be required. One can purchase a Sim. Activation time is 10 mins on an average. Cost is Inr 150 per Sim which can be topped off as per requirement. It will be a 3G card. We are not in a position to take out the Sim in advance. Above is subject to change as per the Telecommunication Regulations Extra: An English Speaking guide is only during the sightseeing : Inr.1800 per guide ( Will not be there while travelling to Pokhara or Trekking to Gandruk) Entrance fee to monumental sites as per the itinerary : Inr.550 per person ( Can be paid by the guide if taken, otherwise the same will have to be paid by the clients at the Monumental sites ).
Upon arrival, straight drive to Nagarkotand drop to the hotel. Nagarkot is situated 32 kilometers, 1.5 hrs drive east of Kathmandu at an altitude of 2,175 meters. The panoramic view of the major peaks including Mt. Everest can be seen from here. This place is also famous for viewing sunrise and sunset.
Early morning start trek from Nagarkot to Changunarayan. Trek from Nagarkot to Changunarayan takes approximately 4-5 hours. The most popular walk leads down from Nagarkot along a ridge to the temple of Changunarayan-with views of Sankhu village to the right and Bhaktapur to the left. Changunarayan is situated at the end of a long ridge which runs well into the valley. It is said to have been built in 323 AD by King HariDattaVarma. The temple is richly decorated with sculptures and carvings. It is said to be the oldest temple in the valley. Pick up from Changunarayan. Pickup and drive back to Kathmandu on the way visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square . Perhaps the least changed of all the cities in the Kathmandu Valley, with a distinct medieval feel. Pottery and weaving are still traditional industries here. Architectural wonders abound, including the Palace of Fifty Five Windows, Golden Gate and the magnificent five-storied pagoda-style Nyatapola Temple. overnight at the hotel.
Morning option for doing the Mountain flight also known as the Everest Flight. Drive to Pokhara and drop to the hotel. Pokhara is 210 kms from Kathmandu and is a 7 hours drive approx. From Pokhara town (2,352 feet) in good weather there are splendid views right from the hotel. On the way visit the Manakamna Temple “ Goddess of Fulfilling Wishes” where you are taken by a cable ride of 9 mins. Overnight at hotel.
We drive from Pokhara to Nayapul (61 km to Chimi). 50 km is black top and 11 km is rough road. The first day trekking begins from Kimchil. Walk for 02 hours and reach Ghandruk. Over night at a Basic tea house.
Morning view sunrise over the Himalayas. Just in from of view you well get the views of Annapurna and Fishtail. After Breakfast trek back to Kimchi. From here drive back via Nayapul to Pokhara. Later visit Bindebasini Temple. This is one of the oldest temples in Pokhara was a part of Kaski Kingdom, the main deity of the temple,GoddessDurga, was brought from India . Apart from the peace and tranquility that can be felt in this region, the premises of the temple offers a good view of the Himalaya on a clear day. The temple is in the area of the bazaar, hence,a journey of the old bazaar can be combined with a visit to the temple. Sightseeing to Devi’s fall, also known as PataleChango is an awesome waterfall lying 2 km southwest of Pokhara. During summer and rainy season, the waterfall takes its real form, with gushing water splashing and making its way through the rocks. Just opposite of Devi’s fall, on the other side of the road, there is Gupteshwor Cave. This cave is popular for the different natural forms made from limestone deposits. Photography is strictly prohibited inside the cave. Overnight at hotel. Rest of the day will be free at leisure. Plenty of optional activities are available such as Parahliding, Bunjy Jumping, Ziplining, Ultra Light flights and so on. Do ask for the same.
Fly to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. Rest day at leisure. One can indulge in shopping or visit the casinos trying their lady luck. Overnight at hotel.
Morning will be comparatively free and closer to the time of your flight, you will be transferred to the airport in time to board your flight for onward journey.