Nepal Trip With Jungle Safari, Rafting, Trekking

Duration

14 Days

Tour Type

Annapurna Region

Min Group Size

2 people

A strongly claimed to be the one and only a special trip which not only satisfies your eyes with the stunning beauty of nature, it also entirely heals you through a spiritual journey like yoga and meditation is 14 Days Nepal Trip with jungle safari, rafting, trekking with Luxury 5 Star accommodation. As it is the easy type of trip offered to all types of people of different ages, they can enjoy the true nature of the majestic Himalaya Annapurna's foothill. Besides, we have more attractions which are Whitewater Rafting in Trisuli River where you will have the heavenly pleasure and Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park with various flora and fauna.

In this trip, you'll have experience of all type of accommodation in Nepal from the family house to the luxury 5- star.

Outline Itinerary ( 14 Days )

  • 1

    Your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport and transfer to hotel, orientation program at 5:00 pm. At evening welcome dinner with cultural program. Overnight at Hotel Aloft. (D)

  • 2

    Kathmandu to Charaudi approx 3 hours drive by  Luxurious  transportation  and rafting in Trishuli River 3-4 hours and drive to Pokhara approx 3 hours. Overnight at Pokhara Grande (BB)

  • 3

    Drive to Birethnati from Pokhara 1.30 hours and Trek to Urrlerri (2000m) 4-5 hours. Overnight at Guest House (B.B)

  • 4

    Trek to Ghorepani (2800m), 3-4 hrs walk through a stunning jungle path. Overnight at Guest House. (B.B)

  • 5

    Early morning hiking to Poonhill to see Sunrise and Mountain View, panoramic view of 10 different peaks and exploration day in Ghorepani (B.B)

  • 6

    Trek to Tadapani (2700m) 4-5 hrs. Overnight at Guest House (B.B)

  • 7

    Trek down to Ghandruk, a beautiful old Gurung Village. Overnight at Guest House (B.B)

  • 8

    Trek to Nayapul via Birethanti and drive back to Pokhara. Overnight at Pokhara Grande or Mount Kailash Resort (B.B)

  • 9

    Sightseeing in Pokhara and Paragliding (Paragliding is optional). Overnight at Pokhara Grande or Mount Kailash Resort. (BB)

  • 10

    Drive to Chitwan approx 3-4 hours and transfer to Hotel, Welcome drinks, Evening walk, and Tharu cultural show. Overnight at Hotel Greenpark or Kasara Resort. (BLD)

  • 11

    Morning breakfast and Elephant Back Safari or jeep drive , Jungle walk, Canoeing trip, Tharu village visit, bird watching. Overnight at Hotel Green Park or Kasara Resort . (BLD)

  • 12

    After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu by drive or by flight (flight is optional). After your arrival 30 minute special massage . Overnight  Hotel Aloft(B.B)

  • 13

    After breakfast guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle. Overnight at Hotel Aloft (B.B)

  • 14

    After breakfast transfer to the airport for your departure. (B)

Include

  • Airport pickup & drop
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu,Hotel Aloft, in Chitwan (Hotel Green Park or Kasara Resort) and in Pokhara (Pokhara Grande or Hotel Mount Kailash Resort), in twin sharing bed and breakfast basis.
  • Meals, accommodation insurance, and other expenses of the trekking crew (guide and porters) 2 people will have one porter and highly experienced English speaking guide.
  • Rafting in Trishuli river with meals
  • Necessary Rafting equipment. (Helmet, Life jacket, Paddle.)
  • All activities (Elephant bathing or jeep drive , bird watching, Elephant breeding, canoeing, Jungle safari Tharu village visit, Tharu cultural dance) and meals (BLD) in Chitwan (Hotel Seven Star)
  • Company T-Shirt
  • Simple accommodation in the lodge with breakfast during the trek
  • Necessary permit, TIMS, and national park fees
  • Necessary equipment during the trek [Sleeping Bag, Duffle Bag and if necessary]
  • Welcome dinner with cultural programs.
  • Guided sightseeing tours in Kathmandu and Pokhara by private vehicle
  • Luxurious transportation Kathmandu - Rafting starting place - Chitwan - Pokhara - Kathmandu and private transportation Pokhara -Nayapul - Pokhara
  • Fresh Fruits in the mountains
  • Half an hour full body massage on the ending day of the trip
  • All Government Taxes and any other official expenses

Exclude

  • Personal equipment and clothing
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and trekking days. (Meal costs about US 4$ - 7$ per item depending on the place where you eat)
  • City sightseeing entry fee in Kathmandu (Entrance fee cost RS 400+250+1000 )

Departures Dates

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Opened
01 Jan, 2021 - 15 Jan, 2021
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16 Jan, 2021 - 30 Jan, 2021
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Important Information

  • Entry-Easy level trek in the majestic Himalaya Annapurna's foothill 

  • Share the inspiring knowledge with Nepalese people and Buddhist Monks 

  • Makes a terrific gift to the adventure-seeking person in your life 

  • Experienced local guide bestows knowledge on Nepali culture and traditions 

  • Scenery beauty of Annapurna 

  • Jhinu Hot Spring

  • Whitewater rafting in Trishuli River 

  • Jungle safari in Chitwan National Park

Nepal Trip with Chitwan Jungle Safari and Trishuli River is a 14 days packaged tour prepared by Himalayan Social Journey where you can rejoice the culture, tradition, wilderness of Nepal and at the same time get the exciting thrilling experience through White river rafting in Trishuli River. The trip will take you to the heart of Annapurna with thrilling Rafting and Chitwan Jungle Safari. The trip is the perfect mesh of nature, adventure and culture. This trips will take you to the Himalayas of the Annapurna region to the flatlands of Chitwan.

Through trekking in the hills of Annapurna, relish the pleasure of being in the close proximity of the Himalayas and blend in the culture of Gurung, Magar and Thakali.

Moreover, get your adrenaline rush pumped through your vein by enjoying the adventurous white river rafting in this trip. Overall, this trip is definitely an all-rounder where you can get the thrill of being in the Himalayas, in the wild nature and pleasure of rafting through the wild rapids of water. Lastly, make an awesome memory of travelling the different parts of Nepal in just 14 days with an amazing crew of Himalayan Social Journey.

Your trip begins with the sightseeing tour of Kathmandu on the second day after which, you would be driving to Trishuli river for a rafting adventure. You would be having time of your life while you shall be enjoying the river sport. As the second part of your trip, you shall be taking a tour of Chitwan, for jungle safari. The Chitwan trip is more likely a resting trip where through various activities like jungle safari, jungle walking, bird watching, canoeing, elephant bathing you can enjoy being in the wild habitat of nature. If lucky while enjoying jungle safari, you may be able to encounter wild animals like one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger, musk deer, crocodile and many more. A trip to Chitwan will definitely clench your thirst of enjoying the wild habitat of Nepal.

After Pokhara-Birethani trip and trekking through the trails of Ulleri, Ghorepani you shall reach to Poonhill that you shall fall in love with. The view is breathtaking. The hot spring at Jhinu shall warm you up. Coming back to Pokhara from Landruk via Tolka trek for sightseeing of major tourist spots shall end your 14 days trip. After this, you will return to Kathmandu for your departure. 

Experience is not necessary. Good health and a minimum of fitness are still required as you walk 4/5 hours a day. Easy grade treks are short in duration and at a lower altitude. Yet walking and going up gentle mountains, well-defined trails and regular stages of 5 to 6 hours over decent passable paths over 3000 m of elevation, about 10 kilometres each day, is typically ideal for one week and many people with an average fitness level. Trekking in this class is also ideal for family groups with smaller or time-limited children. These low-altitude treks often offer colourful horizons in a number of areas.

You may also be interested in our similar another package 12 days-  Annapurna Poonhill Circuit Trek with Optional Chitwan Jungle Safari . 

FAQ's

You can get a visa in Kathmandu airport upon your arrival at USD 30 (or equivalent in other major currencies) for a 15 days visa, USD 50 for a 30 days visa and USD 125 for a 90 days Multiple visas, and you can also extend it later on if you wish. They have newly installed technology (visa machine) which makes it no longer necessary to have a passport photo. Important! Please bring 3 photos for your trekking permit, TIMS and for others.

Besides trekking packages and tour operation, we arrange international air tickets to the major airports of all over the world. Himalayan social journey travel agency is the one-stop travel solution company; we offer all travel related product at the best possible rates with excellent services.

Please keep this thing in your mind that there are some airport touts and scam artists who take advantage of tourists. They might offer to carry your luggage and they want a large amount of money. Sometimes they intimidate our drivers and even take away their signs. Anyway...if you want someone to help you with your luggage you can give them NOT MORE THAN 1 - 2 DOLLARS. This is a small hassle that tourists sometimes face upon arrival at the airport. Do not stress about this but just be aware not to give more than a few dollars for their luggage handling if you choose to take someone's services. Nepalese in general are very kind and hospitable people.

Some major currencies (USD, AUD and EURO) are accepted for both visas and in general. There are plenty of ATM's in both Kathmandu and Namche and credit cards are accepted in limited shops and many restaurants. Please note that only Nepali rupees are accepted on the trek.

Generally, the orientation meeting is scheduled in the Kathmandu hotel at 4 or 5 pm and this will be informed by our representatives after your arrival. The tour starts with an orientation meeting and ends up after the scheduled trip after the breakfast.

If you plan to arrive early or depart late please make sure you make extra hotel arrangements by contacting [email protected] And if you'll be spending extra time in Nepal please let us know. We will book your extra night accommodation at same trip hotels

For each tour date, there will be several separate groups. Each group will have a maximum of 14 people with its own experienced English speaking guide. During the trek, there will be a suitable number of porters to carry your luggage.

The cost of our trip is based on a twin-sharing basis so there will be two people accommodated in each room for the duration of the tour. If you prefer private accommodation or you are a solo traveller, you'll find the option for "single supplement". Additional cost will be applicable as a Single Supplementary Charge for the single room during the trip.

No refund will be made for 20% deposit amount in case of cancellation of trip for any other else reason. Having paid the full amount of any trip, you will get your money back but still, cancellation charge (20%) is invoiced to you. And for the voucher holders, since you have purchased the voucher from the deal companies, we have to follow their cancellation policy. But for both the conditions, we are flexible to postpone your trip in any later days. Written notification of your cancellation should be made to cancel any trip.

Sometimes travellers are unable to finish the scheduled trek due to the various reasons or they ended up not completing the trek/tour for health or personal reasons. In this case please realize that we cannot offer you any refunds for unused days on the tour/tour. You have to understand that our costs are the same as we have an obligation to pay our guides and porters for the time they have committed.

All the breakfast during your trip is included but the lunches and dinners are not except welcome dinner in the first day at the local restaurant. Meals during Kathmandu stay and trekking days cost from $5 to $8 per item depending on what you choose to eat.

There will not be any problem for vegetarian, most of the lodges serve vegetarian meals. We always recommend our clients to eat vegetarian meals to avoid food poisoning, eating heavy meals and non- vegetarian meals at a high altitude is not really safe for the stomach.

There are two good options for having proper drinking water during the trek. You can bring water purification tablets or fill your bottle for a nominal fee from the recognized and regulated "pure water" stations along the trek. As the alternative, you can also easily purchase bottled water at the lodges. The bottled water costs USD 2$ - 4$ per litre. It is very important that you drink at least 3 litres of pure water daily during the trek.

The width of Nepal is only about 200 km on an average, but within this short distance, the altitude of the land rises from 60 m up to 8,848 m. Hence the weather depends upon the altitude of the place in Nepal. However, in general, Nepal has four climatic seasons: Spring, Summer, Autumn, and Winter.

Spring starts from March to May. The temperature of this season fluctuates between 20C to 30C (68F to 86F). Summer starts from June last to August. These are also the monsoon months with occasional evening-thunderstorms and hot temperature. Autumn starts from late September and ends by November. During this period, the climate is generally dry and mild with temperature fluctuating between 20C to 30C (68F to 86F). Winter starts from December until February. The mornings and evenings are very cold while the afternoon is pretty sunny. The temperature during these months rises from 10C to 20C (59F to 68F). At higher altitudes, it is cold during the winter months.

The trip hotel in Kathmandu does provide free storage services. So you can store your luggage and clothing that are not required for the trekking and you can collect it after your Trek and Tour.

There are telephones in some villages along the trekking routes from which you can make international calls. All our guides carry local sim cards both Nepal Telecom and N-cell in order to update the whereabouts and situation of our every client. You may pass the number of our guide to your family for the callback or you can make a call from the guide’s mobile and pay him directly for the international call too. Also, we have kept a satellite phone at Dingboche, which has a poor connection to the network of phones. Our guides use it during the case of emergency and also clients can use them by paying its rental fee. During the tour there will be easy access for International cal through cyber and communication Center. You will get Wi-Fi connection too in some of the places in the mountains for the extra cost. 

Remember to bring TWO and THREE pin travel adapters! You can also buy the adapters in the supermarkets or electronic shops in the Kathmandu. Our guide can help you with it.

It’s difficult to give an exact amount of money that you should bring. Costs will vary according to how much you want to spend for shopping and where and what meals (lunch & dinner) you want to eat. Trekkers find that around $20 (for lunch & dinner) a day is reasonable for the trekking days. You may have to pay for Wi-Fi, electricity and hot showers too (up in the mountains during the trek). Hence allocating the allowance for each day accordingly would suffice. 

  • Daypack (rucksack)
  • Backpack (a porter will carry it) Recommended size: about 50-litre capacity (10-12 KGS per person) if you are travelling with a friend you can share one pack between the two of you.
  • Well-worn hiking boots or shoes
  • A pair of sandals
  • Sleeping Bag (HSJ will provide if you do not have your own)
  • A one-litre hard water bottle to be filled up along the trekking trail
  • Warm jacket Light-weight cotton clothing
  • Waterproof jacket (a fold -away windcheater is fine)
  • Light sweater
  • Bath towel
  • Sun hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun cream
  • Knee supports (optional for the downhill portions of the trek)
  • Trekking pole
  • Water purification (Himalayan Social Journey will provide
  • water purification tablet)
  • Small First-aid-kit (Himalayan Social Journey will also provide one)
  • Headlamp (preferable) or Flashlight (torch)
  • Camera
  • Loose stomach and nausea medicine
  • Toiletries for the trek (toilet paper, soap, Towel shampoo etc...)

If you have purchased a voucher from any deal company, please come in contact with us with the voucher code (redemption code) so that the voucher can be redeemed on time. Since we need time to purchase your domestic air ticket and make other arrangements, kindly confirm your spot with your suitable date at-least 2 months prior to the commencement of the tour. Your booking on a particular tour date is subject to availability of spots. You can redeem you voucher through this link too : https://hsj.com.np/voucher-redemption

If you plan to arrive early or depart late please make sure you make extra hotel arrangements by contacting [email protected] And if you'll be spending extra time in Nepal please let us know. We will book your extra night accommodation at same trip hotels, Hotel Holy Himalaya , Himalayan Suite Hotel, Hotel Mulberry, Aloft Hotel, and Gokarna Forest Resort for your convenience. 

If you would like to book extra activities such as Paragliding (100pp), Bungy jump (70pp), Mountain flight (USD 180pp), Heli Tour (USD 800pp –based on 5pax) Bhaktapur Sightseeing many more programs. You can book by contacting us at [email protected] For longer excursions such as Bhutan, Tibet, India, and any other treks also, we can help but please contact us immediately at [email protected]

For the trek, we'll have one porter for two people as per group size. The porter will carry 12-15 kg per person luggage during the trek. You need to carry your day pack to keep your personal belongings such as wallet, camera, water bottle, dry snack, headlight, gadgets, etc. The safety and concerns of our porters is our collective responsibility. We take our responsibilities towards them and their safety concerns strictly. On your part, please carry only things that are of absolute necessities.

A general rule of thumb for tipping is USD 50-60 for guide and porter if you are fully satisfied with their service. So we suggest you allocate a minimum of USD 50 for tipping. This is just a guideline and you may tip whatever /how much you think is appropriate for the services rendered which made your trek a memorable one.

If you are considering to donate, School supplies (pens, notebooks, coloured pencils, etc...). These gifts can be directly turned over to our company when you arrive in Kathmandu. And we will manage them to distribute through our proper channels.
As for your the need of much of your trekking clothes and tour supplies and gears, they can be easily purchased in Kathmandu near our hotel at good prices. Bring hiking boots/shoes from your country. The Nepali ones are not recommended. Your guide will assist you to get anything you may need here.

We are committed to providing the best services which will give you a once in a lifetime journey. We perform our duties honestly & seriously to make your journey very smooth & pleasant. However, the entire programs in Nepal are conducted strictly under the rules and regulation of their policies. So in this case, we will give options to choose a different itinerary for an enjoyable holiday. If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact us.