Day 1: Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel.
Day 2: Sightseeing Tour around the Kathmandu valley to Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath stupa, Boudhanath stupa and Pashupatinath temple.
Day 3: Begin 7-day Helambhu-Gosainkund Trek in the Langtang trekking region. Trekking Day 1: Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal (15km, 30 min.) at elevation 1400m. Overnight stay in Chisapani Danda at 2140m after 6 to 7 hours walk, mostly up hill through the jungle of Shivapuri water shade and wildlife reserve. Passing through dense forest of Pine, Oak and rhododendron tree and some beautiful villages with Kathmandu valley views.
Day 4: (Trekking Day 2). Chisapani to Kutumsang at 2470m (6-7 h)
The trail goes through meadows, fields, forest and several villages like Pati Bhanjyang, Chipling, Gul Bhanjyang of different ethnic group of Nepal.
Day 5: (Trekking Day 3). Kutumsang to Tharepati at 3640m (5-6 h) Trek begins with climb up and downs. The distance between are fewer inhabitants passing through green forest, crossing streams and meadow. Good view point of the Dorje Lakpa, Sishapangma, and Khumbhu glacier.
Day 6: (Trekking Day 4). Tharepati to Ghopte at 3440m (2-3 h) You will find yourself in different surroundings passing green jungle of Rhododendron, fir and many other types of vegetation.
Day 7: (Trekking Day 5). Ghopte to Gosainkunda at 4310m (6-7 h)
Trek starts with going up hill most of the time passing green jungle, from Phedi rocky way up to the highest pass of the route Laurebine La 4610m. Gosainkunda Lake is a holy place for both Hindus and Buddhist people. According to legend, the God Shiva has created this high altitude lake. The Lake has a black rock in the middle, said to be the head of Shiva. Lots of people come here to worship and bathe during the full moon festival each August. It is said that there are 108 holy kundas (small lakes) around, like Saraswati Kunda, Surya Kunda, Bhairav Kunda, Ganesh Kunda, Parvati Kunda and more.
Day 8: (Trekking Day 6). Gosainkunda to Sing Gompa at 3335m (4-5 h) Trekking down to Sing Gompa it is famous for the Tibetian style Gompa and Cheese factory of this area.
Day 9: (Trekking Day 7): Sing Gompa to Dhunche at 1950m (4-5 h) While going down you will see huge waterfalls pass by beautiful jungle.
Day 10: (Rafting Day 1). Rafting on Trishuli River. Drive takes Approx. 4 hours from Dunche to Trishuli River and commence the whitewater rafting, overnight camp on river beach.
Day 11: (Rafting Day 2): Rafting on Trishuli River. Beautiful scenery, friendly rapids and warm water makes your rafting day exciting and memorable. After lunch you will drive in a private vehicle to the Royal Chitwan National Park. Overnight stay at jungle lodge.
Day 12: Full day of wildlife activities inside the Royal Chitwan National Park. Jungle safari on elephant-back or by jeep, river canoeing, jungle walk and cultural program in the evening.
Day 13: In the morning, our guide takes you for a bird watching tour. Afterward, drive to Kathmandu (5-6 h) and transfer to the hotel.
Day 14: Sightseeing tours in the Kathmandu Valley to Bhaktapur and Patan.
Day 15: Transfer to the airport for departure flight.
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