Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu 1300m
Upon your arrival, our representative will warmly receive you at the Airport and escort you to our hotel located at the heart of Kathmandu City. You will meet your trek guide at the hotel and discuss the trip in detail. In the evening, you can choose to take a stroll around the city to purchase trek gear, equipment, or any accessories. Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Full Day Guided Sightseeing Tour in Kathmandu Valley by private van
Today our experienced guide takes you around Kathmandu valley for a sightseeing tour in a private van. The tour includes a visit to some of the UNESCO enlisted world’s heritage sites in Kathmandu. Starting with Swayambhunath Temple, you go on to visit Pashupatinath Temple, from where you proceed towards Boudhanath Stupa. You can try local delicacies taking the recommendation from the local guide. Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 3: Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara 820m/25minutes and drive from Pokhara to Galeshwor 1170m/3 hrs and trek to Banskharka 1526m/2-3 hours
After early breakfast at the hotel, you’ll drive to the airport and embark on a scenic flight to the touristic city of Pokhara. Lying almost 200km west of Kathmandu, it may take almost 25-30min to reach Pokhara. Once at Pokhara, you’ll drive northwest to the village of Galeshwor. The three and half hour drive to Galeshwor goes along the bank of Kali Gandaki River. After a brief lunch, you’ll start the trek and hike for three hours en route to Banskharka. Overnight at home-stay in Banskharka.
Day 4: Trek from Banskharka to Nangi 2320m/5-6 hours
The trek gradually ascends through the lushly forested trail leading from Banskharka. The day starts with a hearty meal at your homestay and head north to Nangi. The 5-6 hours long trek leads from Banskharka and passes along small, beautiful villages offering the stunning views of the nearby mountains and impressive landscapes. You can also visit the organic farm school located in a Magar village. Overnight in an eco-community lodge in Nangi.
Day 5: Trek from Nangi to Mohare Hill 3320m/4-5 hours
The trek materializes at the dainty peak of Mohare Hill. Leaving Nangi, the trail goes through the beautiful forests of Oak and Rhododendrons along with the magnificent views of Machhapuchhre (6997m), Annapurna South (7219m), Tukuche (6920m), and Nilgiri (7061m). Mohare is a small hill-station that offers a panoramic view of the surrounding. In the late-noon, you can observe the glorious sunset view from Mohare before resting at an eco-community lodge in Mohare Hill.
Day 6: Trek from Mohare Danda to Khibang 2060m/5-6 hours
After enjoying a beautiful sunrise view at Mohare Danda, you’ll head down to the nearby village of Khibang. Khibang is a small Eco-Community known for its community forests and homestay. A 5-6hr of the trek will take you through the Oak and Rhododendron forests to Khibang. You can choose to visit the community forest and organic farm along the way. Overnight at home-stay in Khibang.
Day 7: Trek from Khibang to Tikot 2210m/3-4 hours
Leaving Khibang behind, you’ll retrace your path and head downhill. Today, you’ll make your way to Tikot village, a small Magar settlement. A short trek will be filled with a lovely time among nature. You’ll enjoy your lunch and dinner at one of the community lodges along with an overnight stay. Located at 2210m, Tikot remains one of the most beautiful Magar villages in Nepal. Overnight at home-stay in Tikot.
Day 8: Trek from Tikot to Tiplyang 1040m/3 hours and drive to Pokhara
Leaving Tilkot, you’ll head further down to Tiplyang village. Tiplyang will the last village en route to Pokhara. A small village nestled to the southwest of the Annapurna massif and the bank of the Kali Gandaki River, the village is less frequently visited by tourists. Once at Tiplyang, you’ll catch a jeep back to Pokhara. If time permits, you can explore some of the attractions around the city including the Phewa Lake, Bat Cave, and Davis Falls. Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Pokhara.
Day 9: Morning Hike to World Peace Stupa and afternoon fly back to Kathmandu
After breakfast, you can head out to explore Pokhara. You’ll make an early morning hike to the World Peace Stupa located atop a hill beside the Phewa Lake. A fairly moderate hike will take you all the way to the top from where you can enjoy the aerial view of the entire Pokhara city. Upon return, you’ll head to the airport and embark on a short flight back to Kathmandu. Overnight at a 3-star hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 10: Final Departure from Kathmandu
Today, we’ll drop you off at Tribhuvan International Airport so you can catch your scheduled flight back home. Our representative will take you to the airport and help you with any formalities, if necessary. You can share your trip experience or your next adventure with us.
Note: Depending on the ages of children, they get discount in trek cost and domestic flight ticket cost accordingly. Also Horse renting in Annapurna Region is USD 75 per day per horse including horse man, his food, accommodation, salary and insurance.
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Important: In case of emergency during the trip, a helicopter will be arranged by Swiss Family Treks & Expedition GmbH. The charges must be paid by the clients themselves.