Time to travel
Spring and Autumn months are considered best time for this trip
Kathmandu, Sankhu, Nagarkot , Bhaktapur, Pasupati, Kathmandu Charaundi, Chtiwan, Kathmandu
Nepal is a land of endless fascination. It is a land with ancient history, colorful cultures and people, striking scenery and some of the best treks on earth.
Our trip offers a variety of activities to give you the opportunity to explore Nepal’s rich culture and incredible nature! You will trek to Nagarkot- a beautiful hilltop famous for unforgettable sunrise and sunset views; you will explore Bhaktapur Durbar Square which showcases the marvels of Nepali medieval art and architecture and Pashupatinath, “a city of devotees”, 12 km south-east of Kathmandu city; you will enjoy a thrilling rafting adventure in the Trishuli fresh river water originated from the central Himalaya of Nepal, then continue for a Safari to explore the wildlife of Chitwan on elephant back.
Activities: trekking, rafting, Jungle Safari, canoeing, cultural sightseeing
All Rahhalah’s ground handlers and guides are locally employed ensuring more authentic experience for travelers, as well as sensitivity to local customs and cultures.
Our staff is highly experienced and has extensive knowledge and training in first aid leadership, communication and high altitude trekking.
Our adventure activities give you the opportunity to connect with Nepali culture in a personally meaningful way, while showing you the best of the beautiful natural and cultural treasures for which the country is famed across the world.
We run a low impact operation and we leave no traces behind, contributing to the efforts of protection of the local land, its people and culture.
All our local guides and staff are properly employed and adequately equipped. In addition we emphasize on making extensive use of local products and enhance maximum economic benefits to the local communities.
As you all know 1% of our revenue go back to a local cause and Rahhalah directly takes care of that. This is our pay back promise.
Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu ( D)
A Rahhalah representative will meet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel.
Day 02: Drive to Sankhu, Hike to Nagarkot (4-5 hrs) ( B,L,D)
After your breakfast, you will be driven to Sankhu. Then throughout your hike you will encounter humble rural settlements, refreshing woods and some of the most stunning views of Himalayan panorama including Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Langtang Himal, Gaurishankar Himal. After about 4-5 hours, you will reach Chhisapani (2115m), a small village nestled on the lap of nature. The village is a great retreat from the bustle and crowd of Kathmandu city. 4 hours of walk through the nature trail, you will reach Nagarkot to relish a breathtaking sunset view.
Day 03: Drive to Kathmandu via Bhaktapur and Pasupati sightseeing ( B, L, D)
Today, you have to wake up a bit early to witness one of the major highlights of the whole trip. As the golden rays of sun start spreading on the pearly mountain range, the mesmerizing spectacle starts unfolding in front of you. You can have the panoramic view of Mt. Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8516m), Cho Oyu (8201m), Makalu (8463m), Manaslu (8163m) and many other peaks. This stunning Himalayan views will remain in your memory for your lifetime. After feasting your eyes with the fascinating views, you will head towards Kathmandu via Bhaktapur and Pashupatinath, “a city of devotees”, 12 km south-east of Kathmandu city. After that on the way to Kathmandu, you will visit Pasupantinath. After the sightseeing, you can wander in the streets of Thamel, hunt the souvenirs or capture the moments in your camera.
Day 04: Drive to Chitwan via Trishuli rafting ( B,L, D)
Your guide and a driver will pick you from your hotel after your breakfast. Then you will hit the road in the snaky Prithivi Highway towards Chitwan. Chitwan is 136 south-east of Kathmandu. On the way at Baireni you have an option to cover the part of distance either by the car or via water, rafting on a fast flowing Trishuli River. If you prefer rafting, it is just 3 hours raft very close to Dashdhunga. Rafting at Trishuli is considered one of the best rafts of Nepal. If you prefer drive you will be directly escorted to Chitwan National Park for your lunch. However, on the highway you also have a choice to go with or let go the opportunity of canoeing at Royal Beach Camp Resort. You will be driven near by Chitwan National Park in the afternoon where you will check-in into the resort.
Activities included during 3 days /2nights programme:
Elephant Back Safari, Canoe Ride, Visit to Elephant breeding centre , Jeep safari ( sharing basis) and Tharu Cultural program.
Day 05: Wildlife safari at Chitwan Natinal Park ( B, L, D)
After the breakfast you begin the exportation the one of old national park is an UNESCO Heritage Site for wildlife conservation and Preservation. The park is a paradise for wildlife lovers where wildlife safari is an extra-ordinary fun. Dense vegetation and the expectations of encountering the several endangered species including one-horned rhino and Royal Bengal tiger suddenly out from the bush is thrilling adventure at the park. Also, the unique cultural dance of Tharu tribal amidst the bonfire during the evenings is yet again a worthwhile cultural come across at Chitwan. Your action packed day at Chitwan ends with sound sleep at a cozy Resort.
Day 06: Sightseeing in Kathmandu (Boudha, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square) ( B, L, D)
After your breakfast, you will be guided to a full day sightseeing tour to the world heritage sites of Kathmandu Valley, namely Bouddha Stupa, the largest and the oldest Buddhist stupa in Nepal; Kathmandu Durbar Square, the oldest Palace of Kathmandu and Patan or Lalitpur (the City of Artisans), which is 5km away from Kathmandu city. You will walk through Patan Durbar Square, and delight in the architectural wonders of Malla era. Mahaboudha Temple, Kumbeshwor Temple, Krishna Temple and Golden Temple are the major attractions of the square.
Overnight in Kathmandu Hotel Arts (http://www.hotelartskathmandu.com) or Similar
After breakfast, you will drive back to Kathmandu as same snaky high way. You will be transfer to the same hotel.
Day 8: Departure (B)
Today is the final day of your trip. If you don’t have early flight, you can just do some last minute shopping or just relax in your room or at hotel lounge. You will be transferred to the airport for your international flight back home.
1,150 USD (adults) / 865 USD (children)
per person in a group of min 2 pax. Double occupancy.
Children 6-12 yo will be sharing parent’s room.
30th March 2018
- This cost is based on Double Occupancy. Single Supplement Applies.
- All services stipulated above are subject to availability at the time of booking / reservation. All prices are subject to change
- All accommodation subject to change to similar one depending on availability.
- All transfers by private vehicle
- 3 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu at Dalai-La Boutique Hotel , Double occupancy , BB (dalailaboutiquehotel.com)
- 1 Nights full board basis at Hotel Country Villa Nagarkot , Double occupancy (http://www.hotelcountryvilla.com)
- 2 Nights 3 Days with activities in Green park Chitwan (http://www.greenparkchitwan.com) OR similar on full board, Double occupancy
- All guided sightseeing tours as itinerary with all entry fees
- Meals as described B, L, D
- farewell authentic cultural Dinner in Kathmandu
- Taxes related to the entire above services included in the service cost.
- International air fare to Nepal
- Visa fees
- Travel insurance
- Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone, beverages
- Gratuities / tips
- Meals not mentioned above
- Optional activities
- Single supplement
- International departure tax
Important: The itinerary and schedule are subject to change due to weather, road condition and operating conditions. In any case the guide has the RIGHT to change the program for the safety and convenience of the travelers.