Welcome to Nepal! Upon your arrival in Kathmandu Regulus Treks & Expedition receives you at Tribhunwan International Airport and drive you to hotel. If your arrival is at appropriate time then you can enjoy leisurely walk in the streets of Thamel. It is a prime destination for foreigners. It is said that Kathmandu visit is incomplete without strolling in this part of the city. Overnight in a hotel.
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2 Kathmandu sightseeing
From the second day of your arrival starts our trip mission. Today you visit Kathmandu, also known as city of temples with our guide. Basically there are four major touring sites in Kathmandu. They are: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Swoyambhunath Stupa and and Bouddhanath Stupa. And the main part is these all four sites are listed in World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You will be introduced to your guide by Regulus. You can have good conversation with him regarding the upcoming trip. You can enjoy the night life of Thamel which completely depends on your wish. Overnight in Thamel.
Day 3 Drive to Pokhara
We ride on Prithivi Highway along Trishuli River. The view is really nice. The scenic beauty of Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) Mountain ahead of you simply symbolizes that you are about to approach the City of Lakes—Pokhara. You can spend your leisure time by walking in lakeside at the edge of Phewa Lake. It is really pleasure walk. We will spend night in a hotel in Pokhara.
Day 4 Fly to Jomsom & trek to Kagbeni
We board on flight to Jomsom from Pokhara. It is a scenic flight of around 20 minute where you will enjoy scenic beauty of mountains. Our trekking begins from Jomsom as we start trekking towards Ekleybhatti along the bank of Kaligandaki River. We take rest for an hour at Ekleybhatti and move towards Kagbeni. Kagbeni seems wind swept areas as the area is rain shaded due to high mountains. We spend night at Kagbeni.
Day 5 Kagbeni to Chele
There is a trekking permit inspection section at Kagbeni and the officer at check post examines it. We arrive at Tangbe village. Chhusang is our next destination. We cross a riverto arrive at Chele where we put off at night.
Day 6 Chele to Syanbochen
The trail gains its excitement as we climb Taklam La Pass. We descend to arrive at Samar. It is a small village en route to Syanbochen. We stay in Syanbochen at night.
Day 7 Syanbochen to Ghaymi
We climb at Yamda La and Nyi Pass respectively to arrive at Ghaymi where we will stay overnight. It is a bit challenging but thrilling at the same time.
Day 8 Ghaymi to Charang
Crossing Ghyami Khola and passing plateau we move ahead. We arrive at mani wall. The site has influence of Tibetan Buddhism and it is clearly seen here. No sooner the Mani walls end we arrive at Charang village and here we spend night. There are two gompas here—the White Dzong and the Red—which are attraction of the place.
Day 9 Charang to Lo-Mangthang
It is a wonderful walk today. You enjoy the scenic beauty of Nilgiri, Tilicho, Annapurna I and Bhrikuti peak on the way. The course descend till Charang Chu canyon followed by uphill. Later we descend till Lo. From here we will enjoy the beauty of Lo-Mangthang Valley. Here we spend night.
Day 10 Explore Lo-Mangthang
It is a rest day today and it is necessary to adjust body with the increasing altitude. But we will not sit ideal. We will explore the village today. We visit Namgyal Gompa and Tingkhar. Namgyal Gompa serves as a local court here. If weather supports us we will visit Tall Champa Lakhang which means God House.
Day 11 Lo-Mangthang to Drakmar
Gyakar is our today’s immediate on the way destination from where we further move towards Drakmar. Ghar Gompa and Guru Rinpoche are the attraction of this place. Ghar Gompa is popular for rock paintings and it is 1200 years old monastery. We will halt at Drakmar for the night.
Day 12 Dhakmar to Ghiling
It is around six hours walk today. After reaching Ghiling we will take our lunch and explore the area.
Day 13 Ghiling to Chhuksang
It is a beautiful walk enjoying scenic beauty of Himalayas. The walk will please you throughout your life. We will spend night in Chhuksang.
Day 14 Chhuksang to Jomsom
It is a bit long walk. We will start our walk early in the morning. We have our lunch at Kagbeni and move ahead to reach Jomsom where we will put off at the night.
Day 15 Fly back to Pokhara
We land at Pokhara. You will be transferred at hotel. You can enjoy Pokhara today as you have entire day. If you do not want to go to Pookhara you can directly take a flight to Kathmandu.
Day 16 Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu
On this day we get back to Kathmandu by car/van. Upon your arrival at Kathmandu Regulus will give you a farewell dinner. We put off in a hotel in capital.
Day 17 Fly to your destination
Your trekking ends here today. We will drop you at Airport three hours earlier to schedule flight. We are thankful to you as you gave us opportunity to serve. See you soon!