Day 01: Arrival & transfer to hotel
Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, we will greet you at the airport and accompany you to the Hotel Shanker or similar standard hotel. There will be time to rest and take in this vibrant city's energy, before a welcome dinner hosted by Himalayan Glacier at The Ship Restaurant Bar & Lounge. For dinner, you will be served excellent authentic Nepalese cuisine which will introduce you to the Nepalese food culture.
Day 02: Sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley
The day will start with a guided tour of Kathmandu's historical and spiritual attractions; including the Kathmandu Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambu Nath) and Buddha Nath, one of the largest stupas in the world. In the afternoon there will be pre-trip discussion, as well as ask any questions you may have about the upcoming adventure.
Day 03: Drive to Chitwan
After early morning breakfast you will drive to Chitwan. After check in to the hotel and refreshed you will brief about full nature programs by our nature guide and head on for activities. After briefing about the nature programs you will guided for village walk and sunset view, visit elephant breeding center and evening dinner with cultural program and overnight.
Day 04: Full Day Wildlife Activities
Today, you will get a wake up called at 6 am with bed tea and after breakfast you will transfer to the Elephant back safari for jungle excursion. After lunch will have chance to view an elephant bath and you will take to the canoe ride and jungle walk and overnight at the hotel.
Day 05: Morning activities and drive to Pokhara
This morning you will take for bird watching in the river bank of Narayani, where you can find more than 250 species of birds. This place is paradise for bird watcher and after breakfast at 8.30 am you will departure to Pokhara through the beautiful river view & Nepalese countryside. Evening explore the surrounding lakeside areas and overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Hiking, Sunset & Sunrise
Early in the morning you will start hiking form the Naudanda and get the top of this small mountain the Srangkot. ( in option we can drive by private car to Sarangkot) We will stop there in a tea house to see the Sunset views over Himalayas. Enjoying the stunningly close-up towering views of Fishtail, Annapurna I, II, Annapurna South, and Hiuchuli mountains with the golden rays of the setting off sun. Other hand we will enjoy the Fewa lake and Pokhara valley. Overnight at Sarangkot.
Day 07: Sightseeing tour and Explore day in Pokhara
Early morning we will enjoy the sunrise views in the mountain and after breakfast start walking down to Pokhara and visit Bindabasani Temple and continue for full day sightseeing trip to Pokhara city, at Davi's falls, Guptashor cave & Seti Gorge. Evening explore the surrounding lakeside areas and overnight at hotel.Take a boat around the Phewa Lake which is the second biggest lake of Nepal. There is little island on the middle of the lake where very popular Hindu temple situated. Take a boat across the lake and take an hour walk to the world peace stupa which has horizontal view of Annapurna Himalayan range and the city of Pokhara with its beautiful crystal clear lake. Then back to the hotel and stay overnight.
Day 08: Morning drive to Kathmandu
After breakfast you will departure to Kathmandu (about 5/6 hours) through the beautiful river view & Nepalese countryside you will reach at your hotel in Kathmandu and overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Visit Bhaktapur and Patan
After breakfast you will be transfer to visit Patan Durbar Squire one of the old durbar square. The principal attraction of this place is fine pagoda temples and stone statuary. The Durbar Square is full of ancient places, temples and shrines, noted for their exquisite carvings. After your lunch at Patan visit another place Bhaktapur Durbar Squire. The main attraction of this place are the palace of 55 windows, Nyatapola Temple constructed as a pagoda style, Dattatraya Temple, Museum, Pottery squire. After that you will transfer to Kathmandu for overnight stay.
Day 10: Final departure to your onward destination
Today the journey comes to an end. There's nothing to do but trade emails with your new friends, organize all your photos and finally depart from Nepal. Or get ready for the next adventure!
Important Note :
Your safety is of paramount concern while traveling with Himalayan Glacier. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; however, since this adventure entails travelling in remote mountainous regions, we cannot guarantee that we will not deviate from it. Weather conditions, health condition of a group member, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.