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ITINERARY AT A GLANCE
Annapurna Comfort Trekking
Duration: 05 Nights / 06 Days
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Arrive Kathmandu, upon arrival meet, assist and transfer to the hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure
Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu
Day 02: Fly Kathmandu-Pokhara (25 min)
Morning after breakfast at your hotel, transfer to domestic airport for the flight to Pokhara.
Pokhara valley (833m.) lies in 200 Km west of Kathmandu valley The valley is the most popular destination in Nepal after Kathmandu. It is the second biggest city of Nepal. This city became the most interesting especially when explorers found that it is the only valley in the world from where one can see snow capped mountains higher than 8000m. From below 1000 m, these Mountains lie in about 25 to 35 km. Arial distance. This valley is the most famous trekking starting gateway for world famous trekking areas such as to Fishtail, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri area. More than 65% of the total trekkers of Nepal trek in Annapurna region. It is only 25 minutes flight and 6 hours drive from the capital city Kathmandu.
Upon arrival in Pokhara, meet, assist and drive to trek start point with guides & porters (01 hour)
Our walk will follow a ridgeline in the lower foothills of the Annapurnas with surrounding views of the Pokhara Valley. This route then drops to the Modi River Valley, where Ker & Downey's Sanctuary Lodge is located at 3470 ft / 1060 meters. The lodge has magnificent views of the sacred and unclimbed Fishtail Mountain, or Machhapuchhre, as it is locally known Lunch is at the lodge followed by an optional walk to the nearby village of Birethanti. Or you may choose to spend the afternoon exploring the surrounding river valley (Trek time 3-4 hours)
Overnight Sanctuary Lodge (L, D)
Day 03: Trekking
Following a leisurely breakfast, we leave the Sanctuary lodge & trek to Ker & Downey's Gurung Lodge at 1450 meters. The lodge is built along the lines of a traditional Nepalese village. Every room has spectacular views of the surrounding valley and mountains. Trek time to the Lodge is just 2 hours. After lunch at the lodge, you will be escorted to the local village of Majhgaun . There will be a talk at a local house, now made into a museum. The contents of the house illustrate how the local people live, together with the tools and implements of day to day traditional village life. There will also be a visit to the school and should there be more than 6 guests, the school children will visit the lodge and perform a number of local dances and songs typical of the region.
Overnight Gurung Lodge (B, L, D)
Day 04: Trek back to Pokhara
After early morning tea and coffee served on your verandah, you’ll have the opportunity to photograph the stunning scenery of the Annapurnas from several different locations around the Lodge. After breakfast we trek to the village of Chandrakot through forests with surrounding views of the valley and mountains. Chandrakot is at an altitude of 1580 m/ 5200 ft. After a further 30 minute walk we arrive at the village of Lumle, which is situated at 1620 m / 5300ft. This is where we meet our vehicle. From Lumle we will return to Pokhara, a journey of about 1-hour. En route we can stop to visit the Tibetan Refugee Camp upon request. Arrival in Pokhara will be in time for lunch. (B)
Later proceed for the sightseeing of Pokhara City(including Bindhyabasini Temple, Tal Barai Temple, Seti River Gorge, Davis Fall, Gupteshwor Cave, Tibetan Village)
01 hour boating on Phewa Lake
Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara
Day 05: Drive back to Kathmandu
Morning after breakfast at your hotel, drive back to Kathmandu, en-route visit Manokamana Temple by Cable car
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, meet, assist and check into the hotel.
Rest of the day at leisure to walk around Thamel
Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu
Day 06: Kathmandu Departure
Morning after breakfast at your hotel, free time till departure
Transfer to international airport to connect flight to onward destination
Note: Hotel Check In / Check Out time is 12noon.
Tour concludes here with happy memories.