Discover Annapurna Terai

14 Days 13 Nights

Price: US $ 3100.00 *  

Single Room Supplement : US $ 925.00
  • Destnation
    Nepal
  • Highest Altitude
    2012 m
  • Group Size
    Min 2 Pax - Max 8 Pax
  • Accomodation
    Hotel
  • Trip Starts
    Kathmandu
  • Trip Ends
    Kathmandu

Overview

Starting and ending in Kathmandu, this 13 nights / 14 day itinerary is considered to be one of the most comprehensive programs offered in Nepal. It allows guests to experience all aspects of this wonderful and exciting country. It has been designed so that the minimum amount of time is spent travelling between each destination, enabling one to enjoy the best that each activity can provide. The Royal Nepal Spectacular features the Gokarna Forest Resort (in Kathmandu), the Temple Tree Resort (in Pokhara), Ker & Downey Lodges (while on trek), Ker & Downey River Camp (on the Seti Gandaki River) and Kasara resort (at the Chitwan National Park).

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Enjoy your stay in our comfortable luxury lodge and experience local lodges as well
  • Experience the walk in the Annapurna and village life in Bandipur
  • Enjoy jungle safari in Chitwan and stay in our luxury resort
  • Sightseeing options in Kathmandu
  • All inclusive packages with all meals included throughout the trek

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day : 1 Arrival In Kathmandu.

Depending on your arrival time, our representative will be at the airport to receive you and transfer you to your booked hotel.

Accomodation: Gokarna Resort

Day : 2 Fly To Pokhara And Drive To Birenthati (1025m) – 3 Hrs Trek.

After breakfast and depending on your booked flight timing, you will be transferred to the domestic terminal for the scenic flight to Pokhara. The flight takes about 20 minutes providing spectacular views of Langtang, Manasalu and Annapurna ranges. Once in Pokhara, our crew along with private vehicle will meet you at the airport. From here you will drive to Birenthanti which is about 1 and half hour drive to start the trek. Following the lower foothills of Annapurna region. Arriving at our comfortable lodge in that lies in the valley of Modi Khola; delicious lunch will be served after which you can rest in your room or hike up to the Birenthanti village to interact with the locals.

Accomodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Sanctuary Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 3 Trek To Ghandruk (2012m) – 5 Hrs Trek.

Breakfast will be ready at the dining room. After breakfast, you will leave the lodge to start the trek through the scattered small farms. Following the Modi Khola and with constant view of Mt. Machhapuchhre ahead, you will soon climb the valley towards the mountains. Passing through the rice fields and forest, you will arrive at the Himalaya Lodge in Ghandruk early afternoon to a hot lunch that is served on arrival as you enjoy the spectacular views of Annapurna Massif.

Accomodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Himalaya Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 4 Trek To Landruk (1565m) – 4 Hrs Trek.

Leaving the Ghandruk village, the trek descends steeply to the banks of Modi River. Crossing the suspension bridge, we trek further into the Landruk village enjoying the views of Annapurna range passing through the cliffs that where honey hunters climb up on the ropes to hunt the wild bee honey. Lunch will be ready as we arrive at our lodge. After the lunch, you are either rest in your room to rest enjoying the spectacular views of the mountains or go on a sightseeing tour in the village with your guide.

Accomodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (La Bee Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 5 Trek To Majgaon (1400m) – 4 Hrs Trek.

After breakfast, as your porters pack the bags to leave for the trek, you along with your guide will start your trek passing through the village and farmlands with views of Annapurnas at your back. An easy trek to Majgaon today, you arrive at the Ker and Downy Lodge. You can enjoy the views of the mountains from your room itself relaxing after the trek or spend your time at the garden. You can also take a short walk to the village with our guide.

Accomodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Gurung Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 6 Drive To Pokhara (1400m) – 2 Hrs Trek.

Our vehicle will be waiting for us after which we drive back to Pokhara, an interesting drive for about 1 hour. Arriving in Pokhara, you check in Shangri La Village Resort where you can enjoy the chilled beer and also book for a spa or massage in the hotel.

Accomodation: Shangri La Village Resort (Pokhara)
Meals
- Breakfast

Day : 7 Drive To Bandipur (1400m).

Bandipur is a famous newari village settled on the high ridge on the way to Kathmandu highway. A drive of about 2.5hrs takes you through the scenic panorama of hills and river Trishuli flowing on the left. After the lunch at Bandipur you will hike for about 3 hours to arrive at Ker and Downey lodge that rewards your patience with the panoramic view of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna and Manaslu.

Accomodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Three Mountain Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 8 Village Excursion In Bandipur – 4 Hrs Trek.

You can enjoy the views on a clear day from your room today as the lodge is situated high on the ridge about 1000M above Bandipur. After breakfast, you will visit some local schools for interaction and later walk to the higher viewpoint peak. You can return back to the lodge and after lunch your guide will take you to on a walk around the local villages and return back to the lodge for your second overnight in Bandipur.

Accomodation: Ker And Downey Lodge (Three Mountain Lodge)
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 9 Trek To Seti River Camp – 2 Hrs Walk

The Seti River Camp has no road access and the off road is under construction. This provides the river and surrounding valley to remain pristine. While descending towards our destination, we can see many birds, the Colobinaes and get a glimpse of the daily life of the villagers.
Upon arrival at camp, everyone settles into the luxury safari tent. After the shower and lunch, we do jungle safari. If not, we can relax by the river bank of Seti River enjoying the peace and tranquility of this beautiful place.

Accomodation: Seti River Camp
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 10 Rafting For 3 Hrs And Drive To Chitwan – 3 Hrs Rafting/1.5 Hrs Drive

After having breakfast, we will have a briefing from our rafting team and then we gear up for it. Floating down the river will provide opportunity for us a chance to see village life along the banks as well as the abundant variety of birds. The Seti River has five rapids of Class II. It takes us almost 3 hours (lunch will be picnic on a sandy beach on the way) to reach Gaighat where we find our vehicle which will transfer us to the Kasara Jungle Resort “Simple Luxury Jungle Resort”, exterior to Chitwan National Park. Upon our arrival, your guide will brief about the afternoon activities
In the late afternoon, you will be taken for a jungle safari on elephant back so that you can penetrate deep into the jungle for viewing and photographing wildlife or a jungle walk is organized to experience the abundant bird life and the flora & fauna inside the park. If you are lucky, you may see the exclusive Royal Bengal tiger, one horn Rhinoceros, and deer both on nature walk as well as on elephant safari. In the evening, Tharu cultural show programs will be presented to you. Tharus are the inhabitants of Terai.

Accomodation: Kasara Resort
Meals
- Breakfast
- Lunch
- Dinner

Day : 11 Full Day Jungle Activities

Today, we will do the rest of the programs like canoeing in the river (crocodile hunt), visit elephant breeding centre, jungle safari, bird watching and more.

Accomodation: Kasara Resort
Meals
- Breakfast

Day : 12 Fly Back To Kathmandu. Drive Back To Kathmandu – 4 Hrs Trek.

After the breakfast in the Resort, you will be transferred to the Bharatpur Airport and take a 30 minutes flight back to Kathmandu. On arrival in Kathmandu, we’ll transfer to the hotel. Then you’ve free time to relax or head into the city. We find most people want to simply unwind and enjoy the hotel facilities – whatever you choose, we’ll help!

Accomodation: Gokorna Resort
Meals
- Breakfast

Day : 13 Free Day In Kathmandu.

A free day in Kathmandu, today you can stroll around the hotel or take sightseeing tours.

Accomodation: Gokorna Resort
Meals
- Breakfast
- Dinner

Day : 14 International Departure.

Depending on your flight time, your airport check in is 3 hours prior to the departure time and the hotel checkout time is 12PM. In case your flight is late evening please let us know if you require half day use of the hotel. Our representative will meet you at the hotel and transfer you to the airport.

Meals
- Breakfast


Package Details

Cost Includes

  • Airport/Hotel/Airport Transfers
  • 3 night Hotel Gokarna Resort on bed & breakfast
  • 1 night Shangri La Village Resort on bed & breakfast.
  • Trekking Staffs and Porters
  • All staffs daily wages/Insurance
  • 7 nights K & D Lodges as per program on FB with happy hour (6-7pm)
  • 2 nights / 3 days at Kasara Resort on FB and jungle activities
  • National Park & TIMS Permit Fee
  • Flight: Kathmandu – Pokhara – Bharatpur – Kathmandu with airport tax
  • Transfer: Pokhara to Bandipur & Raft end point to Chitwan
  • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu

Cost Does Not Include

  • Personal equipment & Insurance
  • Alcoholic beverages & soft drinks
  • Expenses of personal nature.
  • Nepal Visa Fee US$ 40 Per person
  • Tips for Staffs
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed

Equipment provided

On Trek

  • Duffel Bags
  • Daypacks
  • Walking Stick
  • Water Bottle
  • Rain Poncho
  • Souvenir hat and Scarf
  • First Aid Kit
  • Sleeping bags with liners & hot water bags as well are provided for the tea house trek (ABC & PoonHill Trek)

On rafting

  • Life Vests
  • Helmets
  • Dry Bags
  • Spray Suits
  • Rafting booties for winter.

In Lodge

  • Down jackets
  • Warm hats and Gloves ( In Ker & Downey lodges )

Fixed Departures


Start Date End Date Group Size Low Session High Session Single Room Supplement Remarks Availability Inquiry
Aug 21, 2017 Sep 03, 2017 2-8 people US $ 2055 - US $ 750 - Open Book Now
Sep 21, 2017 Oct 04, 2017 2-8 people - US $ 2250 US $ 750 - Open Book Now
Oct 27, 2017 Nov 09, 2017 2-8 people - US $ 2250 US $ 750 - Open Book Now
Nov 27, 2017 Dec 10, 2017 2-8 people - US $ 2250 US $ 750 - Open Book Now
Dec 14, 2017 Dec 27, 2017 2-8 people US $ 2055 - US $ 750 - Open Book Now

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