Annapurna Sunrise Trek and Jungle Safari
Annapurna Sunrise Trek kicks off with visiting Kathmandu valley, “The City of Temples”. Exploration of some of the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Sites, Soyambhunath-The Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath- The Crematorium, Boudhanath-The Largest Stupa in South Asia and Kathmandu Durbar Square- historical palace place and the home of “KUMARI” who is believed to be a living goddess.
After Kathmandu, take a scenic drive through small villages to the wonderful city of Pokhara. Next day drive to Nayapul and star the stunning trek to Ghorepani Poonhill. Walking through the rhododendron forest, collecting the glimpses of snow-capped mountains, the green hills, several small to big streams and the welcoming locals is amazing. The sunrise view from Poon Hill in the Himalayas is something spectacular. Ghandruk, the next pick of the trekking is a wonderful village situated in the lap Snow Mountains. An extra day in Pokhara is always nice to visit some of the best places in Pokhara including, Devi’s fall, Gupteshowr Cave, boating on Phewa Lake and visiting Tal Barahi Temple.
Ending the trip Chitwan with exploring the animal heritage of Nepal is always special. One-horned rhinoceros, Bengal Tigers, Sloth bears and many other wild animals, more than 500 species of birds and other flora and faunas are the highlights of Chitwan.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,334m.) and transfer to the hotel. Rest in free time.
Day 2: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing. Visit Soyambhunath, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Evening welcome dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant.
Day 3: Drive to Pokhara. (5 hours drive). Explore in free time.
Day 4: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga. (1577m./3-4 hours trek)
Day 5: Trek to Ghorepani (6-7 hours trek/2,750m.)
Day 6: Visit Poon Hill (3,210m./1 hours trek) and trek to Ghandruk (1,940m./6-7 hours trek)
Day 7: Trek back to Nayapul (3-4 hours trek) and drive back to Pokhara. (1.5 hours drive)
Day 9: Explore Pokhara. Visit Devi’s Fall, Gupteshwor Cave, boating on Phewa Lake and visit the Tal Barahi Temple.
Day 9: Drive to Chitwan (5 hours drive.). Enjoy Tharu cultural program with delicious dinner.
Day 10: Explore Chitwan National Park. Go Elephant back safari, do canoeing, visit elephant breeding center and enjoy jungle walking.
Day 11: Early morning bird watching and after breakfast drive back to Kathmandu. (5 hours drive). Enjoy farewell dinner in traditional Nepali kitchen.
Day 12: Fly back home.
- Airport pick up and drop
- 3 Nights Kathmandu Hotel in BB Basis in Twin sharing basis
- Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing with English speaking guide and private transport.
- Pokhara transportation by tourist bus
- 3 Nights Pokhara hotel in BB Basis in Twin sharing basis
- Nayapul transport
- TIMS and Permit Card for the trekking
- English speaking guide and his all expenses
- Porter for carrying bags (1 Porter for 2 persons)
- Bed and breakfast during trekking
- 2 Nights 3 Days Chitwan Safari Package program
What Is not Included
- International airfare
- Visa Fees
- Personal laundries and beverages
- Entry fees during Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
- Lunch and dinner during trekking
- Anything does not mention above.