(B: BREAKFAST, L: LUNCH, D: DINNER)
|Day 1||Kathmandu arrival||3* Hotel||D|
|Day 2||Kathmandu City tour||3* Hotel||B, L, D|
|Day 3||Trekking: Kathmandu – Sundarijal – Chisapani||Tea Lodge||B, L, D|
|Day 4||Trekking: Chisapani – Nagarkot||3* Hotel||B, L, D|
|Day 5||Trekking: Nagarkot – Dhulikhel||3* Hotel||B, L, D|
|Day 6||Rafting: Dhulikhel – Khadichaur – Dolalghat||Tented camp||B, L, D|
|Day 7||Rafting: Dolalghat – Dumja||Tented camp||B, L, D|
|Day 8||Cycling: Dumja – Narayanthan||Tea Lodge||B, L, D|
|Day 9||Cycling: Narayanthan – Tin Pipple – Kathmandu||3* Hotel||B, L, D|
Upon arrival at Kathmandu Tribuwan International Airport, after you have cleared all customs procedures and picked up luggage, please proceed to the arrival hall, you will be met by our guide carrying a signboard with your name on it. Transfer from the airport to your hotel.
The tour briefing is at 6pm, followed by dinner which is a great opportunity to get acquainted with your fellow group members before starting the adventure.
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel, then start your day by visiting Durbar Square – the cultural and historical complex which are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. You will visit Kumari’s living goddess house, Kasthmandap – the building which was built by the branch of a single tree, Seto Bhairawa temple. After that, transferred to Swyambhunath, an ancient religious complex on top of a hill in Kathmandu valley, which is also known as Monkey temple. We then drive to one of the holiest and World’s heritage Buddhist sites – Boudhnath stupa.
After lunch at local restaurant, continue to visit the holiest Hindu temple popularly known as Pasupatinath temple situated at the bank of Bagmati River.
Transfer from Kathmandu to Sundarijal (1,300m) where you start the trek to Chisapani (2,300m). Beyond Sundarijal, the trail starts going uphill all the way through the forest to a medieval looking reservoir continuously, the dam, and water works. After leaving the water supply system of Sundarijal, our hiking trail climbs steeply to the top of Shivapuri ridge, the first village on the trail with the sprawling Tamang settlement which stands at altitude of 1,895m. There are few small tea shops around, where we can rest, have cup of tea and enjoy a spectacular panoramic view of the Kathmandu valley. After that, keep climbing steadily until we enter the Shivapuri National Park which is mostly dense forest of pine and oak trees. We then follow the ridge through the forest of oak and rhododendron to the village of Chisapani where we can enjoy amazing view of the large section of the Himalayan range.
Overnight in the lodge at Chisapani.
Trekking duration: 4-5 hours
Today’s trek starts on a flat trails for the first 3 hours until we reach a small village called Chauki Bhanjyang where we have lunch break. After lunch, we begin to hike up and down hills for 2 hours before arriving the beautiful hill station called Nagarkot, situated at an altitude of 2,175m.
Nagarkot offers a stunning view of the Himalayas presenting 5 of 14 tallest mountains in the world, including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, Makalu, and Manaslu.
Trekking duration: 4-5 hours
Get up early to enjoy the gorgeous scenery of the Himalayas range at sunrise. After breakfast, we start our trek through small walking trail just below the club Himalayan and continue towards Rhonie Bhanjyang, then follow the rugged trail direction to beautiful hill of Dhulikhel.
Overnight in the lodge.
After breakfast, transfer to the meeting point with whitewater rafting crew at Khadichaur to have a brief about the trip, get fitted equipment’s, and some rescue tips to start the rafting trip on Bhotekoshi River. During the rafting journey, we will cross different level of rapids, magnificent scenery of river, mountain, and wild life as well. In Dolalghat, we will pass typical Nepali style houses at the slope, terraced farming and animal husbandry. After reaching Dolalghat, we put off the raft and prepare the camp at the terrific place to overnight.
After breakfast, start our adventure rafting trip further to Kolpa where we can have a stop to enjoy the breathtaking scenery of hills and mountains as well as mystic wilderness. We will have lunch at Kolpa and prepare our further challenge to Dumja where we spend the night in tented camp.
Today, we start the most challenging mountain cycling through the hilly villages and reach Pauwa. Enjoy the amazing scenery from the top of the mountain. This is the most important and energetic ride of our tour. So, get well prepared to challenge ride to cross this hilly mountain smoothly. After lunch break in Pauwa, start our adventure ride towards Kathmandu, passing Bhotepapi, Chapkhori and Narayansthan.
Enjoy your breakfast, and prepare your gear to start our last day adventure ride from Narayansthan to Tin Pipple. We will have amazing ride with great mountain range scenery, forest, up and down hill. When we reach Tin Pipple, transfer to Kathmandu, check-in hotel and take a rest before the farewell dinner.
Transfer to airport for departure flight.