Today, we will embark on a scenic drive to Pokhara (830m), departing from Kathmandu at 7:00 am via a tourist bus. The journey is expected to take 7 to 8 hours and will be an opportunity to take in the stunning views of the mountains, hills, verdant landscapes, and flowing rivers along the way. Upon arrival in Pokhara, you will be checked-in at a 3-star hotel on a bed and breakfast basis, allowing you time to freshen up and relax. In the afternoon, we will explore the city's tourist areas and the picturesque lakeside region around Fewa Lake, offering a breathtaking view of the majestic Machapuchare Mountain (6,993m).
After indulging in a hearty breakfast, we will commence our journey by vehicle to Sidhing, situated at an altitude of 1700 meters from Pokhara. The scenic drive to our starting point will take approximately 3 hours. Once we arrive, we will savor a sumptuous lunch before embarking on a delightful trek to Low Camp, which sits at an elevation of 2970 meters. The trek, which traverses through the lush forest, is expected to take us about 3 to 4 hours. Along the way, we may be fortunate enough to catch a glimpse of some of the local wildlife such as monkeys, and delight in the enchanting melodies of the birds. Finally, we will retreat to our cozy abode in the heart of the jungle, where we will spend a restful night.
After a satisfying breakfast, we will set off towards High Camp, situated at an elevation of 3600 meters from Low Camp. The trek to our overnight destination will take approximately 5 to 6 hours to complete. As we embark on this journey, we will traverse through the lush forest region until we reach the halfway point. Beyond that, we will be greeted by a barren landscape devoid of any vegetation. We will halt for lunch along the way before continuing our trek to our final destination, where we will be able to bask in the warmth of a cozy campfire under the starry night sky. Throughout our journey, we will be treated to breathtaking vistas of the majestic Himalayan range, as well as the stunning scenery of our campsite location.
As the morning sun rises, we'll savor a delicious breakfast before embarking on an exhilarating hike to the viewpoint at an altitude of 4042m. The round-trip journey is expected to take 4 to 5 hours, with a brief stopover at a charming tea shop nestled along the way. Upon reaching the viewpoint, we'll be greeted by an awe-inspiring panorama of stunning mountain vistas. The breathtaking views are sure to leave an indelible mark on our hearts. After savoring this unforgettable experience, we'll return to the hotel for a sumptuous lunch, before commencing on a trek down to Badal Dada, situated at an altitude of 3420m. The descent is expected to take around 2 hours, and will be a serene journey as we bask in the natural beauty of the surroundings. As we reach our destination, we'll be treated to a tranquil and serene atmosphere, where we can bask in the peacefulness of the natural world. Get ready for a truly enchanting experience!
Following a hearty breakfast, we'll embark on an invigorating trek down to Landruk at altitude 1565m, starting our journey from the picturesque Badal Dada. Along the way, we'll pass through the idyllic Middle and Low Camps, soaking in the breathtaking beauty of the forested trail and enjoying the unparalleled views of the surrounding mountains. The journey will take around 6 to 7 hours, during which we'll traverse through the verdant forest area and relish the stunning vistas that unfold at every turn. As we near Landruk, we'll be captivated by the enchanting natural beauty of the region, and eagerly anticipate our arrival at this charming destination. Get ready for a journey that will rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul!
After indulging in a delightful breakfast, we will pack our bags and embark on a scenic drive back to Pokhara, which will take approximately 3 to 4 hours. Once we arrive, we will check into our comfortable hotel room, savor a delectable lunch, and take some time to relax. Later in the day, we will embark on a half-day sightseeing tour of Pokhara, exploring its fascinating cultural and natural attractions. As the evening sets in, we will retire to our serene hotel near the tranquil Phewa Lake, where we will relish a scrumptious dinner and spend the night in a peaceful setting.
Today we begin our scenic journey from Pokhara to Kathmandu by vehicle. The trip will take approximately 7–8 hours, will provide panoramic views of the famous Madi River, Marshyangdi and Trishuli Rivers, and other landmarks. We'll have a short lunch break along the way, so we have a chance to recharge before continuing our journey.
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