10 days,Kathmandu to Kathmandu

Explore the sights in old Kathmandu and Bhaktapur, search for tigers in Chitwan National Park, trek the foothills of the Annapurna Range, marvel at the mountain landscapes

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From the colours and magic of Kathmandu's markets to the serenity of Himalayan trails, this 10-day adventure offers an intriguing blend of well-paced excursions. The rugged foothills of the Annapurna Range will reward those willing to break a sweat with stunning views of mountain vistas. Experience Nepal from a different perspective as you explore Chitwan National Park on a 4x4 safari. With many included activities and options for more, like a soak in the restorative waters of a natural hot spring, you'll come away with a full and real appreciation of this fascinating land.

What's Included

  • Kathmandu walking tour
  • Lunch at the Planeterra-supported Sisterhood of Survivors Project
  • Bhaktapur guided tour
  • Annapurna trekking (3-day)
  • Chitwan National Park 4x4 safari
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • 1 lunch. (Allow USD200-250 for meals not included.)
  • Private bus, 4x4, trekking
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.
  • Small group experience; Max 15, avg 12
  • Hotels (6 nts), teahouse lodges (3 nts).

Day 1Kathmandu

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Kathmandu(1L)

Take a guided tour of Durbar Square and the royal city of Bhaktapur. Visit the Sisterhood of Survivors Project, a grassroots organization. Meet the women from the project and learn how to make Nepalese momos (dumplings) before enjoying an authentic local lunch.

Day 3Kathmandu/Pokhara

Drive across the mountains to beautiful Pokhara. Immerse yourself in the views of the spectacular Annapurna Range.

Day 4Pokhara/Ghandruk

Enjoy three days of trekking through isolated mountain villages and stunning landscapes. Well worth the effort, you'll be rewarded with the remote grandeur.

Day 5Ghandruk/Landruk

Trek through the foothills from Ghandruk to Jhinu Danda for a rest and an optional soak in the hot springs. Continue on to Landruk, enjoying the views along the way.

Day 6Landruk/Dhampus

For the final day of trekking, walk approx. 5 hrs to Dhampus, where we stop for the evening.

Day 7Dhampus/Royal Chitwan National Park

Finish the final stretch of trekking before driving through the Terai region to Chitwan National Park.

Day 8Royal Chitwan National Park

Take a 4x4 safari through the park and search for the elusive tiger.

Day 9Royal Chitwan National Park/Kathmandu

Travel back to the capital city.

Day 10Kathmandu

Depart at any time.

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