This is an ideal trip for those wishing to experience Nepal’s spectacular landscape and culture whilst maintaining home comforts. Our accommodation on trek is at the Ker & Downey Luxury Lodges, managed by former Gurkha soldiers and located in the picturesque villages of Birethanti, Ghandruk, Majgaun and Dhampus. Set in the foothills of the Annapurna Mountains this trek provides the highest standards of accommodation in the region, featuring electricity, comfortable rooms, en-suite bathrooms with hot showers and western styled flush toilets.

12 days
Trip Type: Local Lodges
Difficulty Level: Soft Adventure Trek
Best Seasons: Feb - May, Sept - Dec
High Altitude: 2000m
Trip Duration: 12 days
Meals: Kathmandu on bed and breakfast basis
Trip Start: From Kathmandu
Trip End: Kathmandu
Activity Trekking and sightseeing
Accomodation: Hotel and local lodges
On Trek: Full board
Transportation: Flights and private vehicle

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01
    Arrive Kathmandu.
  • Day 02
    Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
  • Day 03
    Fly to Pokhara.
  • Day 04
    Trek to Sanctuary Lodge, Birethanti (1100m).
  • Day 05
    Trek to Himalaya Lodge, Ghandruk (2000m).
  • Day 06
    Trek to Gurung Lodge, Majgaun (1400m).
  • Day 07
    Trek to Basanta Lodge, Dhampus (1500m).
  • Day 08
    Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara.
  • Day 09
    Drive to Chitwan.
  • Day 10
    Jungle activities.
  • Day 11
    Drive to Kathmandu.
  • Day 12
    Depart Kathmandu

Includes & Excludes

  • Meet, assisted upon arrival at Kathmandu by our office representative.
  • All arrival / Departure transfers as per the itinerary by air-conditioned vehicle.
  • 03 Nights twin/double room accommodation with breakfast at 3 star hotel in Kathmandu.
  • 02 Nights twin/double room accommodation with breakfast at 3 star hotel in Pokhara.
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) with Tea and coffee and hot water during the trek including guide and necessary support staffs with their insurance and salaries.
  • Lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek.
  • Necessary trek transfers as per the itinerary.
  • 02 Nights twin/double room accommodation with breakfast at 3 star hotel in Chitwan on full board basis including jungle activities and national park entrance fees.
  • Kathmandu city tour as per the above itinerary with our local English speaking guide including monumental entrance fees.
  • Airfare for the sector Kathmandu / Pokhara with domestic airport tax and necessary airport transfers.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Permit and Trekkers’ Information Management System fee.
  • Surface transfers Pokhara / Chitwan / Kathmandu with necessary vehicle retention.
  • First Aid Medical Kit box.
  • Applicable hotel taxes presently 24.3%
  • Any meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara other than breakfast.
  • Travel insurance.
  • International air fare to and from Nepal.
  • Nepal Tourist Visa fees.
  • Items and expenses of personal nature.
  • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, snacks, laundry, phone call, internet.
  • Personal Trekking Equipments.
  • Emergency Evacuation (Helicopter Rescue).
  • Any costs which arise due to a change of the itinerary, landslides, domestic flight delays due to weather, political disturbance and strikes etc.
  • Any other costs whatsoever, that is not mentioned in the cost inclusion.
  • Horse renting and additional porters during the trek.
  • Tipping amount.

Equipments

Trip Notes

For booking please e-mail us info@shangrilavoyages.com or complete the booking form at the bottom (you can also opt for Deluxe Lodge trek using Ker & Downey lodges).