Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
We will greet you at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu and transfer you to the hotel. Our tour guide will offer you a brief orientation of the program and some info about Nepal.
Day 02 : Fly or Drive to Pokhara & Trek to Bhumdi Village (1,500m, 3 hrs walk).
As per Pokhara flight schedule, our staff will transfer you to the domestic Airport for a short, half-an-hour scenic flight to Pokhara. On arrival, our trekking staff will meet and receive you and will take you for a short tour around the suburb of Pokhara. Our trek begins in the afternoon with a 2-hr uphill hike through terraced paddies. We will pass the farm villages and finally reach Bhumdi village, our overnight stop. A superb view of the Annapurna mountain ranges can be seen from the campsite.
Day 03 : Trek to Panchase Bhanjyang (2,200m, 4-5 hrs).
The trek ahead is a gradual uphill under the cool shade of the temperate forest of oaks and rhododendron with occasional view of the Annapurna ranges. The walk is fairly moderate as the second half involves a gradual climb through the woods, finally bringing us to a small settlement of Panchase Bhanjyang at approximately 2,200 m altitude. Panchase Bhanjyang is situated at the base of Panchase hill. The campsite offers magnificent view of the snow-capped range and of the surrounding landscapes.
Day 04 : Hike to Panchase Hill & Trek to Bhadaure Village (2,550m, 4-5 hrs).
Early morning hike to Panchase hill top (2,550m) to capture the superb panorama of Mt.Dhaulagiri, Annapurna and Mt. Manaslu range. Panchase is a holy spot where once a year, pilgrims from nearby villages and districts to pay their homage. There are several religious shrines around that might of interest. Return to Bhanjyang for lunch and afterwards continue the trek to Bhadaure village through the pristine rain forest. The camp for the night is just above the village, a perfect spot to view of Mt.Dhaulagiri, Mt Annapurna south and Mt Maccahapuchare. We will visit the Gurung village at Bhumdi.
Day 05 : Trek to Naudanda & drive to Pokhara.
Today the trek is far easier with the ever present views of the snow-capped peaks, terraced fields and fertile valleys. As we descend, we will come across quaint villages and their cultures. A further 4-hours walk takes us to Naudanda, along the Baghlung-Pokhara highway. We will board a bus from here for a short drive back to Pokhara, for overnight stop.
Day 06 : Drive or Fly back to Kathmandu.
After early breakfast we will drive back to Kathmandu following Trisuli River. On reaching Kathmandu you will be checked in to a hotel. You can spend rest of the free day in Kathmandu shopping and sightseeing. In the evening, you are invite on a typical Nepalese dinner with us.
Day 07 : Airport Transfer.
According to the schedule, we will take you to the airport for your flight ahead.