Trekking, rafting and wildlife safari are the activities that make Nepal popular all over the world. Experience endless thrill for 15days where you will get to visit UNESCO enlisted cultural heritages inside Kathmandu and watch the thriving Newari culture before taking 35minutes of scenic flight with views of Annapurna Mountain Range and Trishuli River to Pokhara. We will trek around Pokhara and reach Dhampus. It is the hill station which is famous for the views of Annapurna I mountain, Annapurna II mountain, Annapurna III mountain, Annapurna IV mountain, Annapurna South mountain, Himalchuli Mountain, Machhapuchhre Mountain and Lamjung Mountain. From Dhampus, we will follow the path through colorful forest of blooming rhododendrons to Ghandrung which is the largest Gurung village of the region. Try the authentic local dishes and enjoy homestay in Ghandrung. We will walk through forest suitable for bird watching to Banthanti where we will stay by the bank of river. Journey continues through Ghorepani and Poonhill to Birethanti. Watching sunrise view from Poonhill is the thing that you should not miss while you are in Pokhara. We will drive from Nayapul to Damauli which is the check- in point for river rafting. The thrilling rafting continues to Gaighat from where we will drive to Chitwan National Park. We will engage in jungle activities like jungle walk, jeep safari, elephant ride and canoe riding before returning to Kathmandu.
Day 01. Arrive Kathmandu and our representative will receive, assist and transfer to hotel.
Rest of the day free. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 02. AM: Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city and Swayambhunath stupa.
PM: visit old and authentic medieval village Bungmati and Khokana, overnight at hotel.
Day 03. AM: Transfer to airport and fly to Pokhara (25 minutes). Upon arrival at Pokhara airport our trekking crews will receive you and transfer to trek put-in-point. Trek to Dhampus (1800m) 3 hrs and camp for the night. Panoramic view of Annapurna I, II,III IV, south Annapurna, Himalchuli, Machhapuchare & Lamjung.
Day 04. Ghandrung ((1950m): Walking for 3 hrs into the dense forest. We stop for lunch at Landrung (1200m). 40 Minutes down trail takes us to Modi river and ascending the steep trail and villages we reach Ghandrung and camp for overnight. Ghandrung has the biggest Gurung settlement having closer views of Annapurna and Machhapuchre. Total 7 hrs walk.
Day 05. Banthanti (2774m). We climb up through small terraced fields, pass farm houses and into the dense forest. This is particularly good day for bird watchers and the beautiful rhododendrons and orchids blooming wildly. Excellent views of Annapurna are also seen from here. At the end pf the day we will camp at the bank of stream. Total 5 hrs walk
Day 06. Ghorepani (2830m): In the morning we have a steep and some what exciting climb to Deurali Pass and the views reaching the top will be among the best through out Nepal. To the west we see Dhaulagiri and Gurja Himal, to the east Annapurna south, Machhapuchare and Himalchuli. From the pass we descent to Ghorepani for overnight camp. Total 4/5 hrs walk.
Day 07. AM: Excursion to Poon Hill with pack lunch and back to Ghorepani and rest.
08 Birethanti (1040m): Today's descent is through mule trails. It may be little tiring though it keeps us entertained. We camp at the bank of Modi Khola (stream). Total 5 hrs.
Day 09. After breakfast we walk flat trail to Nayapool from where we will take drive to Pokhara for an hour. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 10. AM: We drive from Pokhara for about 01 hour to river raft put-in-point Damauli. Our rafting crews will give you some briefing upon arrival at river beach. Then we start our river raft on rubber boat. Lunch is en route. After lunch we will continue our raft. Dinner and overnight camp at Deughat.
Day 11. AM: After breakfast continue our raft to Gaighat. After lunch drive to Chitwan. Arrive Chitwan and check-in at a Lodge.
PM: Elephant back safari in the jungle to witness wild animals in their natural habitat. Dinner and overnight at the lodge.
Day 12. Full day activities in jungle, overnight at lodge!
Day 13. AM: After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu 165 km 4 hrs. O/N at hotel in Kathmandu
Day 14. Day at leisure for independent activities
Day 15. Transfer to airport to meet your flight to home! Departure day.
Note: If provided date is not convenient for you then, let us know. We are happy to arrange your appropriate custom trip.