Day 1: Welcome upon arrival at Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel.Overnight at hotel. (B).
Day 2: Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city & Swayambhunath in the morning. In the afternoon - sightseeing tour of Patan city & Tibetan Refugee Camp. O/N at the hotel. (B).
Day 3: Transfer to airport and fly Kathmandu/Pokhara. Upon arrival in Pokhara our trekking crews will meet and will transfer to trek starting point . Start trek to Dhampus (1800 meter) for about 3 hours. Camp here for the night. Panoramic views of Himalayan ranges Annapurna I, II, III, IV, Hiuchuli, Machhapuchre and Lamjung Himal. Dinner & O/N at the tented camp. (B/L/D).
Day 4: Walking for 3 hours into the dense forest we stop for lunch at Landrung (1200m). 40 minutes down trail takes us to Modi river ascending the steep trail and villages we reach Ghandrung (1950m) and camp. It has the biggest settlement having closer views of Annapurna and Machhapuchre. Walking 7 hrs. (B/L/D).
Day 5: Banthanti (2774m). We climb up through small terraced fields, pass farmhouses and into the dense forest. This is particularly good day for the bird watchers and beautiful rhododendrons and orchids blooming wildly in spring time. Excellent views of the Annapurna ranges are also seen from here. At the end of the day we will camp for the night next to a stream. (B/L/D).
Day 6: Ghorepani (2830m). In the morning we have a steep and some what exciting climb to Deorali Pass and views on reaching the top area among the best through out Nepal. To the west we will the Dhaulagiri and Gurja Himal, to the east Annapurna south, Machhapuchre and Himalchuli. From the pass we will descend to Ghorepani. Total walking 4/5 hrs. (B/L/D).
Day 7: Rest day. Morning excursion to Poonhill with pack lunch and back to Ghorepani for overnight camping. (B/L/D).
Day 8: Birethanti (1040m). Today we will descend through mule trails laden with goods. It may be tiring though it keeps us entertained. We will camp at the banks of Modi river. Total walking 5/6 hrs. (B/L/D).
Day 9: After breakfast we will walk flat trail to Nayapool from where we will drive back to Pokhara for an hour and check-in at a hotel. Explore around Fewa lake side.O/N at the hotel. (B).
Day 10: We drive from Pokhara to raft put-in-point. We start 2 days raft trip on the Trishuli river. We can have different options to do the river trip on Trishuli river because of the feasibility to organise scenic and adventourous rafting. After lunch, we again commence our 2nd half of the river trip. Dinner and overnight at the sandy beach camp. (B/L/D).
Day 11: After breakfast we start our raft trip on Trishuli river. After lunch we will drive to Chitwan National Park and check-in at a lodge/resort. PM: Elephant back safari in the jungle to witness the wild animals like rhinoceros, sloth bear, spotted deer, leopard and maybe tiger in their natural habitat. Dinner & overnight at the lodge. (B/L/D).
Day 12: Early morning wake-up call. After tea/coffee jungle walk for bird watching and return to lodge for breakfast. Leave again for canoe ride on the river to witness the crocodiles Gharial fish eater and flesh eater marsh mugger, animals and birds. Lunch at the lodge. Visit Tharu ethnic village to see their ethnic traditional life style.Dinner & overnight at the lodge. (B/L/D).
Day 13: After breakfast the jungle actvities. After lunch drive back to Kathmandu 175 km 4/5 hrs. Arrive Kathmandu and check-in at a hotel. O/N at the hotel. (B/L).
Day 14: Day at leisure for personal actvities. O/N at the hotel. (B).
Day 15: Transfer to airport for final departure flight. (B).
Based on 4 star hotel.
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