With fantastic views of the Nilgiri and Dhaulagiri group trekking in the Kali Gandaki valley, which has cut deep between Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. First you roam the largest rhododendron forest in the world - in the spring, a sea of flowers! From distinctive vantage points you can see the mighty Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massif. During breaks at the teahouses along the way you'll encounter the inhabitants of the valley. Often interesting conversations evolve. It shows the ethnic diversity of Nepal: Tibetan Buddhism dominates the highlands, in the deeper regions of Hinduism dominates people's lives. In the lower Kali Gandaki Valley set the stage from Tatopani to Kalopani back with jeeps. The remaining Trekking However, they are mostly off the road on newly developed trails on the road, nature and mountain experiences are not compromise. In the midst of the deepest canyon in the world, in Kalopani, the vegetation is still green. Then, the valley widens and you are located in the inner Himalayas. It is barren, until you finally reach the Tibetan plateau at Kagbeni. When Muktinath pilgrimage you will have time to explore the surroundings and mountain air. The flights back to Kathmandu via Pokhara run along the mountain range.
At Kathmandu international Airport, After Visa formalities complete, we have to come downstairs to collect Luggage and proceed to outside from terminal Building. Please check our Company Name board, Our Guide will be waiting with Guide Nepal Holidays board at the arrival gate. Upon our arrival at Kathmandu international airport, we will be warmly welcome by our Airport representative guide with Silk scarves as per Sherpa customs.
You will be transfer to hotel by Private Vehicle. Check in at Hotel, free welcome drinks tea/coffee or any cold drinks/Juices. Company Manager will meet you as per your prefer time & will provide detailed Plans and Briefing about the trip. At the Evening we will offer you welcome dinner at best authentic Nepali restaurant where you can enjoy the best Nepali food and cultural show.
Dinner included overnight stay at best hotel in the Kathmandu.
After Breakfast your day will start for sightseeing tour of 4 Popular UNESCO Heritage sites of Kathmandu Valley. Our first destination is Swoyambhunath. This place offers a majestic view of the entire Kathmandu valley. Stupa of Swoyambhunath epitomizes Buddhism. Your guide will enlighten you with detailed historical and cultural information about the place. After this you will visit Living goddess home and Kathmandu Durbar square. Locally this, Old royal palace area is called Basantapur Area or Hanuman dhoka Durbar Square. Our next sightseeing will be at Boudha nath (the biggest & Largest Buddhist Stupa in the World). In this Area, you will visit Buddhist Monastery and stop for lunch Break. If weather is clear you can see nearest Mountain of Kathmandu- Ganesh Himal from top of Restaurant.
After Lunch, we will visit Hindus temple Pasupatinath and tour for today is finished. It normally takes 5-6 hours tour to visit all these 4 monuments within Kathmandu city. Drive to domestic Airport and Fly to Pokhara city (City with Lakes, caves, Mountains and Many more). After hotel checking, free at Evening.
After breakfast we drive via the Khare Pass (1,700 m) to the valley of the Modi Khola to Nayapul (1,000 m) to the starting point of our trek. Soon we are in the flower-filled village Birethanti (about 1,050 m). We cross the steel rope bridge over the rushing Modi Khola and walk on Western slope upriver to the village Syauli Bazar.Nach late lunch break we partly many natural stone steps steeply, sometimes the path leads on a good slope paths. So come
we place the Khimche (1,600 m) to our lodge in Ghandrung (about 19, 40 m). The large Gurung place is still considered the most beautiful village in the Modi Khola valley.
This is easy day trek to Tadapani about ¾ hours, you will reach this place by noon before Lunch, If you are not tired and would like to walk another 4 hours, then you can do direct trek to Ghorepani. Be sure you are fully physically fit and well to walk or make rest day.
We start the day by descending to the Bhurungdi Khola river, followed by a steep rocky ascent to the village of Ban Thanti at 3180 meter. Afterwards we follow a stream, which offers good swimming opportunities in some of its pools. We descend through pine and rhododendron forests to the village of Ghorapani at 2750 meter and then we continue with a short walk to Deurali (meaning pass) at 2870 meter. From here we have a great panorama of Dhaulagiri I (8167m), Tukuche, Annapurna South, Annapurna I (8091m), Hiunchuli (6441m) and Tarke Kang (7193m) (5 hrs).
Lodge (B, L, D)
Everyone rises early today to make the early morning excursion to Poon Hill (3210m) about an hour’s climb from the pass. At sunrise, there is a spectacular unobstructed view of the high Himalaya. After returning to Deurali for breakfast we make a steep descend through rhododendron and magnolia forests, we pass some small villages and walk alongside the Ghaja Khola. In Tatopani (which means hot water in Nepali) there are natural hot water springs for your refreshment, be sure to bring a bathing costume. We stay overnight in Tatopani (7 hrs).
Lodge (B, L, D)
Today we drive 2hours on the bumpy runway by jeep up to Kalopani (about 2,500 m). The place is surrounded by the deepest canyon in the world, directly between Dhaulagiri (8,167 m) and Annapurna I (8,091 m). In the afternoon, we can explore the surroundings.
Lodge (B, L, D)
From Kalopani we move to the eastern side of the valley. We take a detour to Titi Lake, situated in the forest below the Nilgiri mountain range. On the way over Sauru , where we take a lunch break , we are always rewarded with wonderful views of the Dhaulagiri mountain range. In Chairo we visit the Tibetan refugee settlement with a small monastery. A suspension bridge we reach Marpha (about 2,650 m).
Many once stately houses were abandoned to decay after the interruption of trade with Tibet. However, tourism is now bringing back revenue and so many houses and villages could be restored. The people of the tribe of Thakali transformed their houses partly in welcoming inns and commerce - as here in the famous trading centers and Tukuche Marpha where we become aware of the contiguous built flat roof houses. The lives of the resident’s takes place in the courtyards often magnificently landscaped. From the outside, the buildings look more like fortresses. The often decorated with wood carvings buildings also provide protection from the fierce winds that roar above all afternoon through the narrow valley. We allow time for a comprehensive tour of Marpha , which even a built of large stone slabs "main street" has . Walking time: about 5 hours
Along the river we follow the old route to Jomosom, the district capital and the place with the sole airport in the Gandaki valley. In the morning until about 11 clock before the strong south wind comes, the takeoffs and landings are an interesting spectacle. We cross the Kali Gandaki to the west side and follow the caravan towards Mustang up to the district border in Kagbeni (2,800 m).
The desert-like landscape character is more pronounced, because only in irrigated area there are some vegetation, green fields and fruit trees. Overwhelmingly, the view back to the Nilgiri and Dhaulagiri group. In Kagbeni , we arrive at our lodge for late lunch break . In the afternoon, is worth an extensive exploration of the village at the "Gateway to Mustang." An old gompa and dark, winding streets mark the medieval inhabited by Tibetan people place that marks the transition to the Tibetan plateau .Walking time: about 5 hours
We walk up to Muktinath on a little known way that Dzong - you will be surprised! Finally, on a suspension bridge crossing the valley before we reach the famous pilgrimage site of Muktinath (3,700 m).Walking time: about 6 hours
We have morning time to visit the monastery complex of Muktinath (3,800 m). The holy place was first mentioned in the early Hindu scriptures of the Mahabharata epic. The Hindus worship the sacred sources of the river Krishna Gandaki , which emerge a Tempelhof from 108 bronze gargoyles , while the Buddhists worship the always burning and fed by a natural gas source sacred fire . After an extensive tour of the decorated with many colorful prayer flags area we can do to enjoy the prospect of a trip up towards the Thorong La (La = Pass). Finally, we return to Muktinath.
For the way back to Jomosom we choose a different route. We cross this pass, which offers breathtaking views of Dhaulagiri and Tukuche Peak. We come to the irrigated fields of the Panda Khola Lupra (2,800 m), one of the few villages that have preserved a Bon Monastery (Bon is the ancient religion of Tibet ) About the little -traveled path . We can also visit a cave, in which sometimes settle hermit. Then we descend into the main valley of the Gandaki and come to Jomosom (2,700 m). On our last night of the trek we celebrate farewell with our team.
Walking time: about 5 hours.
After breakfast, we will fly to Pokhara (One of best flight for real mountain scenery, just 20 min flight) then we will drive to Hotel in Pokhara by Taxi/Van or Private Vehicles Check into hotel. After Lunch at Pokhara, We will start tour of Mahendra Cave, Bats cave & Seti River George. You will also visit Bhidya basini Temple & Tibetan Refugee Camp. You will further visit to Devi’s fall and Gupteshower Cave. This is about 3/4 hrs tour which includes most of all places that attracts all tourists in Pokhara. Evening take boating at famous Phewa or Fewa Lake of Pokhara. During Boating visit BARAHI temple which is built at Bowen lake. If weather is clear you can see breathtaking view of Fishtail (Machapuchere in nepali Name), Annapurna South and others.
Normally, you will fly back to Kathmandu early or as per your requirements, since pokhara city is more convenient place than Kathmandu due to its natural beauty; our guests want to have more time in Pokhara and can fly around evening too. We drive to Airport and fly back to Kathmandu & Transfer to hotel. Free in afternoon for Last Minute shopping or remaining day for Relax at hotel.
Morning free for last Minute shopping or time as your own.
Our driver and airport representative drive you to the airport in time for your flight back home. We ensure that you leave Kathmandu with cherishing memory and an experience of a lifetime.