Around Kathmandu Pokhara

SHORT TREK AROUND KATHMANDU AND POKHARA

Kathmandu Valley (1300m) and Pokhara (950m) is surrounded by green hills having very excellent mountain view with sun rise, sunset. The trekking around these hills provides the different view of Kathmandu valley and Pokhara Valley including three districts Kathmandu, Lalitpur & Bhaktapur and Kaski districts at Pokhara. Shivapuri is one of the high green hill on North- East direction of Kathmandu. Now days it also becomes the spiritual destination as the place of lord Shiva. The rivers of Kathmandu start form the forest area of Shivapuri. There is an unusually perfect blending of the imposing mountain scenery with the more sylvan environment of the lower valleys. Rhododendrons growing wild on the mountain slopes begin to bloom in late winter and staying bloom for several months, giving the village even more charm. This trek provides experience of Forest camps, Natural walking in forest, panoramic view of Long Himalaya range, Landscape of green hills, magnificent view of Kathmandu valley & approaching the great view points around Kathmandu.

The mountain view of Mt. Annapurna, Manasalu, Ganesh Himal, Sisgapangma, Langtang, Roilwaling & some part of Everest Range can see from all most all viewpoints like Kakani, Shivapuri, Chisapani, Nagerkot & Dhulikhel.

 The Trek around Pokhara provides great experience of Panoramic views of Western Himalaya ie Annapunran range, Dhaulagiri range, Mnasalu range and landscape of green hills.

WEATHER CONDITIONS IN NEPAL HIMALAYA

The condition of weather in Himalayas Range depends up on arrival of monsoon. For advance trek on Annapurna, Everest, Langtang, Makalu, Kanchenjunga & Manasalu regions are suggested on the dry season (March – June) & (September – November). Soft village treks & short trek around Kathmandu and Pokhara can be operated around the year. The trekking in Himalaya shadow zone like upper mustang, Upper Dolpo & Humla can be operated even in rainy season (June – October), After October the region become cold as compare with other region.

MEALS

We provide hygienic foods for all trekking teams which stimulate your appetite despite frequent altitude induced loss of appetite ,Breakfast includes porridge and cereal followed by eggs (fried, boiled poached or omelettes) and either bread or chapattis with jam, honey, peanut butter etc. Lunch starts with juice and may include chips, rice, lentils, vegetables, salad, sandwiches, beans, tinned fish and tinned meat. Dessert is usually fresh/tinned fruit and tea. The evening meal always starts with soup (often with a healthy dose of garlic to aid acclimatization) accompanied by poppadums, popcorn or prawn crackers. The main meal varies from local style – Dal Bhat (rice and lentils with an onion and vegetable sauce), Yak stew, momos etc. to western style – yak burgers, chips, pasta, pizza & Desserts are equally appealing and include apple pie, cake, custard etc. In T- house or Lodge trek we provide all meals from menu of locals.

STAFFS & TIPPING

We provide you highly experience guides with government license for mountaineering, skillful high altitude cook with helpers, assistance sherpas to settle camps, Nepali Mountain group Leader ( Depends up on group size), Liaison officer ( Government ) & Essential porters, yaks or pony as per program. All the staffs will be well equipped & has insurance from local insurance company. We suggest our group to handover TIPS & BONUS for our staffs after the trip. 

FLIGHTS

The domestic flights are dependable on weather condition, in some case we may stuck for long days in Himalayan airports Like Lukla, Jufal, Tumlingtar,Jomsom etc  on that case we can arrange Helicopter but the cost will be extra. The accommodation before & after trip will be as per program so if there will be any extra cost you need to pay us directly.

TRANSPORTATION

We provide all private transportation in Kathmandu which depends up on the group size but if in case you want to use transportation in mountain rough road, it is not possible to arrange private transportation but we can arrange reserve local transportation as per program.

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