Sight Seeing Tour in Kathmandu and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

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Dates 21 May '10 to 31 May '10

Flexible? Yeah, sure

Est. Cost 615 - 625 USD (USD United States Dollars)

Type Travel Partners Wanted

Name Sight Seeing Tour in Kathmandu and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

Ghorepani Poonhill trek is a colorful short foray into the Annapurna region. The trail winds through patchwork valleys, dense mossy forests and past icy waterfalls where you can stop to cool yourself. Around every corner is a tantalizing glimpse of the high mountains, whole horizons of which will be revealed to you as you reach the high points of your trek.

Itinerary:
21st May, 2010: Arrival at Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
22nd May, 2010: Sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath, Boudhanath and Swayambhunath.Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
23rd May, 2010: Sightseeing tour of Patan and Bhaktapur and drive back to Kathmandu.Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
24th May, 2010: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (914m.) which takes about six hours.Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
25th May,2010: Drive from Pokhara (915 m.) to Nayapul (1050m.) by car which takes one and half hours drive. Now you begin your trek from Nayapul (1050m.) to Tikhedhunga (1577 m.) via Birethanti (1065m.) which takes about four and half hours. Overnight at tea house.
26th May, 2010: Trek from Tirkhedhunga to Ghorepani (2675 m.) and it takes about six hours. Overnight at tea house.
27th May, 2010: Trek from Ghorepani to Poon Hill (3180m.) to Tadapani (2675m.) which takes about five and half hours. Overnight at tea house.
28th May, 2010 Trek from Tadapani (2675m.) to Ghandruk (1950m.) and it takes about three hours. Overnight at tea house.
29th May, 2010: Trek from Ghandruk (1950m.) to Pothana (1990m.) which takes about six hours.Overnight at tea house.
30th May, 2010: Trek from Pothana to Dhampus Phedi (1113m.) which takes about four hours. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
31st May, 2010 Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist mini bus that takes about seven hours. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
1st June, 2010: Fly out from Kathmandu.

The cost includes:
a) Services in Kathmandu
* Airport pick up & drop off services
* 2 days sightseeing tour around Kathmandu valley, Bhaktapur & Patan as mentioned above in the itinerary
* An English speaking Sightseeing tour Guide
* A private vehicle for sightseeing tour

b) Services for Ghorepani poon hill trek into Annapurna Region
* A guide
* Entry permit for Annapurna Conservation Area
* Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS) card
* All surface transportation by tourist bus wherever applicable
* All meals three times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
* Accommodation in teahouses (lodges) during the trek
* Rescue help
* First aid kits
* Insurance and equipment for the Nepali staff
* 2 nights hotel accommodation in Pokhara at lake side on breakfast basis

The cost does not include:
* Personal nature expenses such as drinks, beverages, hot shower during sightseeing & trek etc.
* Tips
* Meals and hotel accommodation in Kathmandu

Sight Seeing Tour in Kathmandu and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek

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