Nepal Panoramic Trek and Tour

Trip Level
Moderate
Destination
Nepal
Trip Duration
11 Days

Overview

Experience Nepal with Chitwan, Lumbini, Annapurna Himalayas short trekking and Scenic Pokhara tour covers most fascinating places within Nepal visiting exciting and glorious historical and scenic places of great interest. Experience Nepal with Chitwan, Lumbini and Scenic Pokhara tour a great way to enjoy your holidays in Nepal for week duration within best areas with interesting moments on this lovely tour where the tour begins from Kathmandu and then at Chitwan with wild-life safari on the lookout for wild animals and exotic bird life. Tour continues heading further due South West reaching at famous Lumbini the birthplace of Lord Buddha also known as ‘The Light of Asia’ tour leads around historical and religious sites and then heading towards scenic Pokhara.


Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

On reaching Kathmandu international airport received by our staff and guide with a warm welcome then transfer to your hotel in the center of Kathmandu city, after getting refreshed in your rooms join for group briefing regarding your stay in Nepal, where guides will provide information about the trek-local lodge-hotels-culture and other necessary information related to this trekking.

Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu trek preparation with an optional tour around world heritage sites.

In Kathmandu, a free day reparation for Ghorepani and Poon Hill trekking with optional sightseeing around Kathmandu, as the valley is steeped with many world heritage sites and important monuments and religious-historical sites.

Day 03: Drive to Pokhara 860 m (30 mins on air) -06 hrs overland ride.

The morning after early breakfast transfer for a long drive of 5 to 6 hours of exciting drive to reach the scenic city in Pokhara, located Nepal Mid-West a warmer country but with incredible views of Annapurna Himalaya that reflects on its calm Begnas and Phewa Lakes. On reaching Pokhara then transfer to a nice hotel by the lakeside of Phewa Lake, with to wander around the lakeshore full of stores, shops, restaurants, and hotels. (For interested people can take 30 minutes of scenic flight to Pokhara from Kathmandu).

Day 04: Drive to Nayapul or beyond and trek to Ulleri 1,960 m - 06 hrs.  

With pleasant nigh-stop at Pokhara, morning leads with a short draw is to reach starting the point of the trek at Nayapul town or beyond to Bhirethati village, a nice place on the side of Modi River. The walk starts heading with slow uphill trail past farm villages overlooking cascading waterfalls entering forest within farm areas and then climb to reach Tirkhedhunga, a nice farm village close to its beautiful waterfalls. From Tirkhedhunga morning walks up the hill on stone paved steps all the way to reach a high ridge top at Ulleri village for overnight stops after a tough walk of few hours. Ulleri a large Gurung and Magar village facing views of rolling hills and snow-capped peaks of Annapurna South, Huin Chuli and top of Machhapuchare Himal.

Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani 2,880 m - 05 hrs.   

From Ulleri after a nice overnight morning walk leads on was ending but on a gentle path within oaks-pines and rhododendron forest, where walk slowly gains altitude to reach Ghorepani village. Ghorepani offers fabulous views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, and Vara-Shikar also called Annapurna Fang, a village with blue painted houses serving as good lodges located at the base of Poon Hill, populated with Poon people of Magar ethnic tribe. 

Day 06: Morning hike to Poon Hill 3,210 m) continue trek to Ghandruk via  Tadapani 2,630 m- 05 hrs. 

Starting the early morning with an hour hike to reach on top Poon-Hill at 3,210 m and 10,531 ft high, offers stunning views of the sunrise over a range of mountains from Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu to Annapurna and as far towards Ganesh Himal includes Mt. Machhapuchare “The Fish Tail”. After an enjoyable view of mountains with striking sunrise walk back to Ghorepani and then continue trek to Tadapani, where route leads to climbing into lovely serene rhododendron forest all the way to Tadapani for overnight stops. Tadapani situated in the middle of rhododendron, magnolia and oaks forest with the fabulous view of Mt. Machhapuchare and Annapurna South peaks. A pleasant walk downhill into thick forest to reach one of the largest village of the area at Ghandruk populated by Gurung hill tribes of Annapurna region. In Ghandruk reaching explore its nice areas visiting small Gurung museum, where you gather information of the local people and its impressive culture and history.

Day 07: Trekking couple of hours then drive to Pokhara an hour ride with the afternoon free. 

Morning catches fantastic views of Annapurna range with another sunrise views and then having last breakfast on high hills, our memorable and exciting short adventure completes taking an hour drive to scenic Pokhara by its calm Phewa Lake.

Day 08: Drive to Chitwan and transfer to lodge/resort - 05 hrs.

Morning overland journey to reach at Chitwan from Kathmandu an exciting drive of 4-5 hours on Nepal main highway, heading past farm villages and towns following Trisuli River for few hours to reach Nepal south flatland known as Terai belt. Where Chitwan National Park located, reaching at Chitwan transfer into a nice lodge, hotels or resorts, situated on the buffer zone of the park premises a mere distance from the main park entrance. Afternoon leisure nature walks or visits Tharu village native of Chitwan and Nepal Terai areas.

Day 09: Full day jungle activities with elephant ride and jungle walks.

Jungle activities set by the hotels and lodge for different groups with elephant briefing & bathing (depending upon the depth and size of the river at different seasons) Nature or Introductory walk. Elephant Safari, jungle walk includes a visit to the tower (Machan) visit and Jungle drives, afternoon jungle activities of 2-3 hours, refreshing hours at leisure, evening program slide show on Chitwan National Park and its history, flora, and wildlife includes local Tharu Cultural Stick Dance program before dinner is served around 8 pm onward.

Jungle Activities:

Morning Bird Watch Tour, Machan (Watch Tower) Tour, Jungle walks, nature walks, elephant and jeep safari with elephant briefing and bathing elephants include more with entertainment of local Tharu cultural programs.

Day 10: Drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Enjoy early morning nature/jungle activities, and then after breakfast exciting drive back to Kathmandu, on winding uphill to reach Kathmandu valley, from the highest point of the valley rim, a short drive leads you to your hotel in Kathmandu, after a marvelous time and experience at Chitwan Jungle Safari, afternoon free for individual activities and shopping souvenirs.

Day 11: Depart Nepal for international flight home-ward bound.

Last day in the country of Himalayan wonders, after an amazing experience and wonderful memories of Annapurna Base Camp trek with great service of Nepal High-Point Trekking and then depart from the hotel as per your flight time our staff transfers you to Kathmandu international airport for your homeward flight or to next respective countries.


Cost Details

  • Airport pick up and drop.
  • Three nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast included.
  • One day Kathmandu city tour as above mention places (Shayambunath Stupa, Bouddhanath, Pashupatinath Temple and Patan city). 
  • Two nights hotel accommodation in Pokhara with bed and breakfast included.
  • Ghorepani ( Pooh Hill ) - Well trained trekking Guide, all land Transportation, National Park permit, TIMS permit, Hotel / Lodges, Food 3 times a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner) trekking equipment if necessary.
  • Jungle safari trip (2 nights/3days)  - Included - Transportation, Well trained and experienced Nature Guide, Hotel and Meals, National park permit, Jungle walking, Elephant Riding or Jeep Safari ( anyone), Elephant breeding center, cannoning ride, Bird watching, village tour, Museum tour, Culture program etc.
  • All taxes.  
  •  Your insurance and personal nature expenses.
  •  Food and entry permit while you will visit Kathmandu city tour. 
  •  Tips. 

Departure Dates

Trip Name Start Date End Date Price
Nepal Panoramic Trek and Tour Thu 30 May, 2019 Wed 10 Apr, 2019 $845 Book Now
Nepal Panoramic Trek and Tour Tue 10 Sep, 2019 Sat 21 Sep, 2019 $845 Book Now