An interesting tour designed to experience all the rightful glories of Nepal! Annapurna Family Hiking Tour with Nagarkot tour is a little of tour experience and little of hiking experience. It lets you experience the unique art, culture and history of Nepal in its UNESCO listed historical and cultural sites. The magnificence of ancient medieval palaces, old temples and the art demonstrated in the walls, pillars and windows of the temples, palaces are simply fascinating. This cultural experience is followed by a drive to a popular vantage point near Kathmandu – Nagarkot. The views of mountains like Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri range, Manaslu range, Gaurishankar range from this point is fabulous.
Next on our charts is a hiking experience to cherish the lush hills, forests and mountains views of Nepal. Annapurna Family Hikking tour with Nagarkot tour takes you to the Australian Base Camp and Sarangkot, two popular vantage points in the Annapurna region to enjoy the majestic views of mountains like Annapurna Mountain range, including Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Gangapurna and many more. Getting acquainted with people along the way will help you learn about the unique aspects of their culture, tradition and lifestyle.
Annapurna Family Hikking tour along with Kathamdnu valley and Nagarkot Tour is an ultimate journey full of adventure that doesn’t require any kind of endurance capacity as we walk only a few steps but will be awarded lots of fun and excitement. It was be easily accomplished with kids and old aged family members. The trail in the backdrop of Himalayas and shade of forests is an awesome way to walk through! Join Nepal Hiking Team to immerse in the appealing beauty of Himalaya, rivers, forests and many more. We assure you a comfortable and safe journey throughout!
Detailed Itinerary :
Day 01: Arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport
You will be welcomed by Oriental Journeys representative and transferred to the hotel for overnights. You will have free time in the evening to surf around the Thamel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour- Nagarkot
Today, you have a full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley. The sites include the holy temple of Hindu devotee i.e Pashupatinath and Boudhanath. Both sites are UNESCO listed world heritage sites. In the afternoon, we will drive to Bhaktapur and explore architectural temples, shrines like Lion gate, golden gate and the palace of 55 windows. After this, we will head towards Nagarkot to see the mesmerizing sunrise and sunset views along with spectacular views of Himalaya range.
Day 03: Nagarkot to Kathmandu
The morning starts with incredible scene of sunrise view along with the splendid mountain views. After breakfast, we drive back to Kathmandu. After this, we drive back to Kathmandu. Then we start sightseeing of Patan Durbar Square. We visit Krishna Temple, Patan Durbar with Royal Bath, Hiranya Varna Mahavir- a Buddhist Monastery. Then we head to Kathmandu Durbar Square- a historical palace of Nepal where we see Kasthamandap and Kumari temple. Kumari is a living goddess of Nepal. At the end of the day, we move to swayambhunath.
Day 04: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (910m)
After having breakfast, we drive to Pokhara, the second largest city of Nepal. During the drive, you will see the dramatic road, beautiful river and, cascading rice terraces. In the evening, you may enjoy boating on the scenic Fewa lake and see the reflection of Mount Machhapuchhre and Annapurna range on the water of Lake.
Day 05: Trek to Australian Camp
Today, we drive to Phedi and start trek to Australian camp via Dhampus. We trek through the cultivated terraces and Brahmin
-Kshetri villages. We will take lunch at Dhampus village.
Today we drive to Phedi from where we commence trek to Australian camp via Dhampus & Pothana. We trek through the cultivated terraces and Brahman – Chhetris villages. We probably take lunch at Dhampus village. After this, we climb through rhododendron forest along with mountain views.
The Australian Camp (1990m) is the best place to see the best view of the holy mountain Machhapuchhre (Fish Tail), Annapurna and Dhaulagiri etc. Overnight stay at Australian camp.
Day 06: Australian Camp to Sarangkot (1991m) Duration: 6 hrs
We will be heading towards Sarangkot today. This is the best place of sunrise and sunset views in Pokhara. It lies on a mountain-side ridge at an altitude of 1600m with panoramic Himalayan views. We can see Mt. Dhaulagiri from its north direction. Also, Annapurna range is visible when the weather is clear on the same side. On the southern side of Sarangkot, you will see the city of Pokhara and its lake on the north-western outskirts of the city. Overnight stay in Sarangkot.
Day 07: Sarangkot to Pokhara and Pokhara sightseeing
Today, we wake up early in the morning to observe the sunrise view from view tower. It is about 10-minutes accent form lodge. After excursion; we drive back Pokhara. We spend the day exploring some important sites of Pokhara i.e Phewa lake, David’s fall, Gupteshwor temple, International mountain museum, etc.Overnight at hotel, breakfast, lunch, dinner included.
Day 08: Pokhara to Kathmandu
Today, we will check out early in the morning from Pokhara and
drive to Kathmandu. Approximately, it takes 6 -7 hours to reach from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.
Day 09: Farewell and Departure to your next destination
The representative of Oriental Journeys will drop off you at the airport 3 hours before the scheduled flight.