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Walk through the foothills of the mighty
Annapurna range and experience the
beauty of the mountains at close quarters
on a relatively easy 4-day and 3-night trek,
staying in comfortable Ker & Downey
lodges en route.
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Arrive and transfer to the Hotel Himalaya for
3 nights. (N)
Morning sightseeing tour of Kathmandu
Durbar Square and Swayambhunath Stupa.
Afternoon tour of Patan Durbar Square. (B)
Morning sightseeing tour of Bhaktapur
Durbar Square. Afternoon sightseeing of
Pashupatinath and Boudhanath. (B)
Drive to Pokhara for an overnight stay at
Pokhara Grande. (B)
Travel by road with your guide and porter
to the trek start point. Follow the ridgeline in the lower foothills of the Annapurnas
for 3-4 hours. Lunch and overnight at Ker
& Downey’s Sanctuary Lodge with views of
Fishtail Mountain. Optional afternoon walk to
the village of Birethanti. (B, L, D)
Walk through small hamlets, terraced rice
fields and forests for 5-6 hours before reaching
Ghandruk and the Himalaya Lodge. (B, L, D)
After a leisurely breakfast, descend to the
banks of the Modi river and the base of
the cliffs where the famed Nepalese honey
hunters climb on ropes to collect honey. Trek
to the village of Lhandruk with its glorious
Himalayan views. After lunch enjoy a walk
through this mountain village. (B, L, D)
Pass through rural landscapes on a 4-hour
trek to Majgaun and Gurung Lodge. After
lunch take part in an optional afternoon hike
in the surrounding villages. (B, L, D)
Trek through the unspoilt village of Patlekhet,
through sub-tropical forests that include
rhododendrons and magnolias. See the
Tibetan traders in Pothana before arriving
at Basanta Lodge. After lunch, optional
afternoon walk through the village of
Dhampus with its magnificent views of the Annapurna range. (B, L, D)
Walk through wooded hillside and terraced
farmland to the valley floor and return by car
to Pokhara for 2 nights at Pokhara Grande. (B)
Half-day sightseeing tour of Pokhara
including Bindabasini temple, Seti gorge,
Devi’s Falls, Tibetan village and a boat ride on
Phewa lake. (B)
Return by road to Kathmandu and an
overnight stay at Hotel Himalaya. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is best suited to the hardier traveller as it includes some basic accommodation and some rougher road journeys.
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