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Beginners Trek

Beginners Trek

Program: AH-02

Quick Overview

Ghorepani, north of Pokhara offers some of the most magnificent views of the Annapurna and Mt. Dhaulagiri. From Pokhara airstrip to the summit of Mt. Fishtail (6997m) is less than 30 km. This area is home of the Magars and Gurungs who forms the backbone of the famous Gurkha regiments. The trek passes through rhododendron and mixed forest alive with birds and ferns and Himalayan backdrops eventually leading to Ghorepani. 

 

Outline Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing and trek preparation (1,300m/4,264ft)
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga (1,500m/4,920ft); 6 hrs drive and 2-3 hrs walk
Day 04: Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2750meter); 4-5 hrs walk
Day 05: Trek from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2670meter); 6-7 hrs walk 
Day 06:  Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk (1940m/6,364ft); 5 hrs walk
Day 07: Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul to Pokhara (820m/2,690ft); 5 hrs walk and 1 hr drive
Day 08: Pokhara Sightseeing
Day 09:  Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft); 6 hrs drive 
Day 10: Final Departure

 

 

The cost division per person basis on the number of pax:
 

No. of Pax 3* Hotel 4* Hotel 5* Hotel
2-3 pax 1109 USD 1218 USD 1388 USD
4-7 pax 899 USD 1010 USD 1175 USD
8-11 pax 715 USD 825 USD 989 USD
12+ pax 655 USD 765 USD 930 USD
Single Supplement 160 USD 260 USD 385 USD

 

 

We can do any tailor made program depending on our traveler’s choice, for tailor made tour and other details please contact us at:

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Phone: 977-9843454646

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)
  • Assistance upon arrival and transfer to hotel 
  • Rest of the day at leisure for independent activities
  • Overnight at hotel
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing and trek preparation (1,300m/4,264ft)
  • [Option: Early morning transfer to domestic airport for mountain flight to experience Everest and return to hotel for breakfast]
  • Early morning breakfast
  • Morning visit of Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swyambhunath
  • Afternoon visit of  Patan Durbar Square
  • Overnight at Hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga (1,500m/4,920ft); 6 hrs drive and 2-3 hrs walk
  • After breakfast, drive to Nayapul, the starting point of our trek. or you make take flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and drive to Nayapul.
  • On the highway we can see beautiful places, community, temple, rivers and beautiful scenery of mountain ranges.
  • After reaching Nayapul, start the trek to Tikhedhunga.
  • Overnight at Lodge, Tikhedhunga.
Day 04: Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2750meter); 4-5 hrs walk
  • After spending wondeful night in Tikhedhunga the trail continues to Ghorepani with the morning breakfast.
  • The trail descends a bit and crosses a river and climbs up to Ulleri. Ulleri is the biggest village of the Magar community.
  • Then the route ascends to Banthanti, on the way from Tikhedhunga to Banthanti you can observe the picturesque view of Annapurna South and the natural green scenery of the local area.
  • From Banthanti the route commence through a dense forest of rhododendron, magnolia, oak tree to Ghorepani .
  • Overnight at Lodge, Ghorepani.
Day 05: Trek from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2670meter); 6-7 hrs walk
  • Early wake up at 5 Am, and an hour walking up to Poon hill (3200m.): A perfect view pint for seeing Mt. Annapurna Range, Mt. Dhaulagiri and Many more as well sun rise .
  • Then head back to hotel in Ghorepani , 9 AM Breakfast, then walking continues for Tadapani. Ghorepani is a very nice village situated on top of the hill which is surrounded by the national flower of Nepal called Laligunras (rhododendron).
  • From Ghorepani the route slowly climbs up to Deurali through rhododendron forest which takes about 2 hours. After that the trail descends down to Banthanti where few lodges are available and you can stop for a lunch. Then the trail continues to Tadapani
  • Overnight at Lodge, Tadapani.
Day 06: Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk (1940m/6,364ft); 5 hrs walk
  • After morning Breakfast, the trek continues to Ghandruk. Tadapani is a small village where few lodges are available and which is covered by a jungle. On the other hand you can take a picture of langur ( a mountain local monkey) along with Annapurna south,Hiunchuli, Machhapuchrre (fishtail).
  • The trail descends constantly to Gandruk through a dense green forest with the lovely view of various natural flowers.
  • Overnight at Lodge, Ghandruk.
Day 07: Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul to Pokhara (820m/2,690ft); 5 hrs walk and 1 hr drive
  • With light snack visit around the village, monastery and museum.
  • The trek continues upto Nayapul and then an hour drive to Pokhara city (820m.), Ghandruk is a huge and culturally rich village especially inhabitated by Gurung community. Here you can see the old Gurung's museum and mainly the lovely scenery of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchhre (Fish tail) and the natural beauty.
  • Upon reaching hotel, check in hotel and late evening Dinner in restaurant of local resident in Pokhara Lake city.
  • Overnight at Hotel, Pokhara.
Day 08: Pokhara Sightseeing
  • Morning free for Ultraflight or Paragliding and visit to the Sarankot for sunrise view (optional)
  • Visit to various sites of Pokhara through out the day. Today we will visit Mahendra cave, Davis fall, Gupteshor Cave, Gurkha Museum, Tibetan camp etc.
  • After the complete visit, dinner at one of the restaurant in Pokhara.
  • Overnight at Hotel, Pokhara.
Day 09: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft); 6 hrs drive
  • After morning breakfast, leave hotel for Kathmandu
  • Atternoon arrival in Kathmandu
  • Free time for shopping and visit own -self arounding tourist hub Thamel and nearby places,
  • 8 PM Farewell dinner in Nepalese traditional environment.
  • Overnight at Hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 10: Final Departure
  • Free until final departure.
  • Transfer to Airport

Cost Include

Cost Include(s)

  • Arrival departure transfer and sightseeing by private vehicle with guide.
  • All entrance fees during the program
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu and in Pokhara with breakfast
  • Accommodation in tea-house during the trek with all meals
  • One farewell dinner in Kathmandu with Nepali cultural show program
  • All the government taxes
  • Trekking permits and paper work

 

Cost exclude(s)

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and in Pokhara
  • River rafting charge if you wish to take a part
  • Ultralight flight/paragliding flight charge in Pokhara
  • Any expenses of personal nature
  • Any beverages
  • Visa charge 25 $
  • Pooja or any rituals
  • Any other not mentioned above as included