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Sanctuary Trek - Kaligandaki Rafting - Chitwan Safari

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 25 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 10 people
Destination(s): Nepal  
Specialty Categories: Hiking & Trekking   Canoeing/Kayaking/Rafting  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1550 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2150 US Dollar (USD)

Kali Gandaki is one of the holiest rivers in Nepal, and every junction on the Kali Gandaki is dotted with cremation sites and above ground burial mounds. The Kali Gandaki is an excellent alternative to the Trisuli. The rapids on Kali Gandaki are much more technical and continual than on the Trisuli. It's fun and challenging river with rapids that will keep you busy for three days.

Royal Chitwan National Park (932 sq. m.) includes a section of the Chure hills, the Rapti and the Narayani Rivers. The park is home to the only significant number of one-horned rhinoceroses surviving in Nepal, and to other endangered species such as the royal Bengal tiger, the Gangetic dolphin and the Gharial crocodile. Altogether there are more than 43 species of large mammals and over 450 species of birds. There are no human communities living in the park.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu International Airport, meet our representative and transfer to Hotel.

Day 2: Guided sightseeing to the world heritage sites: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath and Patan. Stay overnight at Hotel.

Day 3 : Kathmandu to Pokhara: am: Fly for 25 minutes, transfer to Hotel.

Day 4: Pokhara to Tikhedhunga (1577 m.): Drive for one hour, trek for 5 hours.

Day 5: Tikedhunga to Ghorepani (2855 m.): Trek for 6 hours.
Day 6: Ghorepani to Tadapani via Poon hill: Trek for 6 hours.
Day 7: Tadapani to Chhomrong: Trek for 5 hours.
Day 8: Chomrong to Himalaya Hotel (2873 m.): Trek for 6 hours.
Day 9: Himalaya Hotel to Machhapuchhre Base Camp (MBC): Trek for 4 hours.

Day 10: MBC to Annapurna Base Camp (ABC) and back to MBC or Deurali: Trek for 6 hours.

Day 11: MBC/Deurali to Bamboo: Trek for 4 hours.
Day 12: Bamboo to Chhomrong: Trek for 4 hours.
Day 13: Chhomrong to Ghandruk: Trek for 5 hours.
Day 14: Ghandruk to Tolkha: Trek for 5 hours.
Day 15: Tolkha to Dhampus (1510 m.): Trek for 4 hours.
Day 16: Dhampus to Pokhara: Trek for 2 hours. Transfer to Hotel.

Day 17: Guided sightseeing to Devis fall, Gupteshwor Cave, Buddhist Monastery and boating on Fewa Lake for one hour. Stay overnight at Hotel.

Day 18: am: Drive by Jeep/car for two hours, special briefing by rafting guide, rafting continues for four hours. Stay at tented camp by the riverside.

Day 19: After breakfast, rafting continues for four hours. Stay at tented camp by the riverside.

Day 20: After breakfast, rafting continues for three hours. Drive by Jeep/car for 2 hours back to Pokhara and transfer to Hotel.

Day 21: Pokhara to Chitwan: am: Drive by Jeep/car for five hours and transfer to Resort.

Day 22: Full day safari activities.
Day 23: Full day safari activities.

Day 24: Chitwan to Kathmandu: am: Fly for 20 minutes, transfer to Hotel. pm: Shopping in the local market.

Day 25: Departure to International Airport for onward flight to home.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Trek pre-departure information
- Guide
- Hotel accommodation
- All internal transport by private bus, jeep, car or scheduled air services
- All group airport transfers
- Gear package including sleeping bag, down jacket and rain poncho
- All meals while trekking, tea or coffee
- Meals during the course of rafting
- Professional safety kayak
- Tented camps
- Rafting crew and equipment
- Safe drinking water in a refilling bottle
- Accommodation on a share basis in tents/tea house on trek
- Porters to carry all personal and group equipment
- Group leader, cook and kitchen staff for a camping trek
- All park entrance fees and trekking permits
- Emergency medical kit box
- Welcome drinks in Kathmandu.

Price Excludes:
- Bar and beverages
- Nature of personal expenses
- Personal cloths
- Insurance for accidental, medical and evacuation
- Tips to the staff
- Airport tax
- Meals during journey and in Kathmandu and Pokhara.

About This Supplier
Location: Nepal
Joined InfoHub: Aug 2006

Encounters Nepal comprises a team of experienced professionals who have in the past 8 years worked for a range of trekking agencies. We have launched an agency so that we can deliver our own exceptional standard of service; something we believe has become diluted in the explosion of trekking agencies available in...

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