Adventure weekend break in Nepal with Himalayan Smiles provides you with full of enjoyable moment during your stay with us in a short period of time where every day is full of exciting adventure, from arrival in Kathmandu to your departure with Himalayan Smile Treks & Adventure.
Adventure weekend break in Nepal is where one can have the most of enjoying great time within a short period with us in Nepal. The Himalayan Smiles Treks & Adventure has designed a special program so that all types of people can enjoy and visit the best places that Nepal has to offer.
Adventure weekend break in Nepal with Himalayan Smiles provides you with full of enjoyable moment during your stay with us in a short period of time where every day is full of exciting adventure, from arrival in Kathmandu to your departure with Himalayan Smile Treks & Adventure. We have set the holiday full of various enjoyable holiday destinations. On arrival withwarm welcome where our staff, guide or representative will receives you for a short drive of few hours on the outskirt of Kathmandu valley leading towards North Eastern green hill passing by the medieval historical Bhaktapur city and then riding uphill reaching at super scenic hill town of Nagarkot standing at 2,100 meters high with central Jugal Himal as background.
This spot is famous for sunrise / sunset over the chain of Himalayan peaks that extends from Annapurna towards west, Manaslu, Ganesh and Langtang Himal continues with Jugal Himal range extending all the way to Mt. Everest towards eastern horizon. Here with lovely and cozy resorts, hotels and lodge for overnight stop. After a wonderful time at Nagarkot a great scenic drive leads past Kathmandu valley on the main Nepal highway to our Rafting starting point, here meet our Rafting guides who will lead you to an exciting time, at first with briefing on safety measures, water reading and paddling system. Then float into various exciting whitewater rapids like Ladies Delight, Monsoon, Surprise and Bijali and then our vehicle will reach you to picturesque Pokhara, a famous and popular touristic place in all Himalaya and probably around the world with its charming mountain background with serene lakes. In Pokhara with amazing times visiting at places of interest with awesome views of sunset and paragliding from Sarankot with cultural visit of old Pokhara town, Himalayan Smiles Treks & Adventure last day in Pokhara with short scenic flight back to Kathmandu.
Adventure weekend break in Nepal concludes with morning sightseeing tour at great World Heritage Sites our guide will show you the wonder of ancient Nepal visiting the old Palace courtyard, Kumari (Living Goddess) homes and temples and then towards the historical monument of old Swaymbhunath stupa of more than 2,500 old history with super views of Kathmandu valley. After a most fascinating and enjoyable time with Himalayan Smiles Treks & Adventure with exciting Adventure Weekend in Nepal depart from amazing Nepal towards homeward bound. Nepal, although a small country in size within a distance of 150 k.m. this results into a dramatic climatic changes from Sub-tropical, Mediterranean, alpine to arctic zone.
Adventure weekend break in Nepal is still retains as an amazing place before and after the great earthquake, one of the world’s richest countries in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and altitude variation, the elevation of the country ranges from 60 m above sea level to the highest point on earth, Mt. Everest at 8,848 m, a within a distance of 150 km resulting into climatic changes from Sub-tropical-alpine to Arctic. Nepal occupies 0.03% of the earth and home to 2 % of all the flowering plants in the world; 8 % of the world’s population of birds (more than 857 species); 4 % of mammals on earth; 11 of the world’s 15 families of butterflies (more than 500 species); 600 indigenous plant families; 319 species of exotic orchids. So whatever your interest are……. Nepal has so many varieties of exciting holidays to offer from cultural, historical sightseeing with world heritage tour to varied adventure sports for your delights and interest to take part in our adventure weekend in Nepal.
On arrival at Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport, received by our company staff and representative, our staff will transfer you in a nice cozy vehicles for few hours’ drive outside the Kathmandu valley eastern rim, the drive leads through interesting towns, villages and farm fields on reaching at old Bhaktapur city suburb, drive leads uphill for an hour where the country and temperature changes into cooler air with dramatic views of the green valley below, on reaching at Nagarkot check into a nice hotels/ resorts with fabulous views of the country landscapes and mountain views. Here our staff will brief with orientation programs regarding your trip in Nepal with us and with do’s and don’ts with time short walks around Nagarkot town inhabited mostly of Tamang hill tribe people of Tibetan Buddhist sect and religions.
Today, will be an exciting day starting the morning with an early wake up call to catch the super sunrise views over the central and eastern Himalaya which extends all the way to Everest region towards far eastern horizon, after breakfast a scenic and interesting drive leads through the outskirt of Kathmandu city and then on the downhill towards warmer area reaching at Charaudi village after passing many rural, towns and villages with over 3 hrs of good ride, here at Charaudi meet our Rafting staffs, where the captain will brief with instruction regarding safety measures, paddling, river reading and other rafting staffs lunch depending upon the time either before start of rafting or in between.
After putting a helmet, life jackets and keeping the valuables and camera in waterproof containers and drums, sit on the rubber raft as per the guide instructions, Trisuli a fun river with exciting white water rapids and scenic floats encountering major rapids like Ladies Delight, Monsoon, Surprise, Bijali and then end the rafting near Kuringhat village, where our transport will take you to scenic Pokhara, after bidding farewell to Rafting crews with enjoyable exciting time drive will take minimum of 3 hours reaching at picturesque Pokhara for overnights stops.
An early morning before the crack of dawn, a short drive to the nearby scenic hills of Pokhara valley at Sarankot altitude of 1,460 meters at least 500 m higher above Pokhara valley and its beautiful Phewa lake, a stunning spot for overwhelming panorama catching the sunrise where it hits the tall Annapurna mountain range from Annapurna I (8,091m / 26,545ft) Annapurna South (7,219m-23,693ft), Gangapurna (7,455m-24,457ft) and Annapurna III (7,555m-24,787ft) stretching to Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fish-tail) 6,997 m with world’s 7th highest Mt. Dhaulagiri 8,167 m , 8th highest Mt. Manaslu 8,163 m and Lamjung Himal towards mid east. Here at Sarankot with awesome views of the snow capped peaks with Pokhara valley and the lake, a most remarkable spot and this place is famous and popular for Paragliding, with complete arrangement by Himalayan Smile Treks & Tours a smooth glide above the Pokhara valley with spectacular close views of the Annapurna and after 30 – 40 minutes of adventurous and scenic glide landing by the shore of Lake Phewa (lake) and then transfer to hotel for refreshment and late breakfast and lunch depending upon the time of morning activities.
After lunch a short drive towards south of Pokhara visit Davis fall, Gupteshwor cave, another attractions of Pokhara view of cascading beautiful waterfalls popularly known as Devi’s Fall, locally called as Patale Chhago (Hell’s Fall) located just 2 k.m. south west of the city on the Siddhartha Highway a nice pleasant area with views of tremendous waterfalls, monsoon and mid September time raging volumes of waters makes this place more interesting and impressive. From here short walk across the road visit of Gufteswor Gufa, the entrance is wide with down steps with a shrine of Shiva one can head further down to view the raging Seti River entering a channel into the cave.
After a wonderful time drive to Pokhara with traditional bazaar and ethnical diverse traders. In its temples reflects the Newari architecture of Kathmandu valley, although Pokhara majority are of hill people the Gurung and some Magar, Tamang with Hindu Brahmins, Chettries and Dalits. The local bazaar has important and interesting shrines called Bindhayabasini Mandir (temple), this white dome shaped dominates a spacious stone paved courtyard on a shady hill top with excellent views of the bazaar and the Annapurna mountains.
From here with lovely and busy day drive back to hotel for refreshment and transfer to Pokhara airport from 30 minutes of scenic sweeping flight back to Kathmandu and then transfer to respective hotels with farewell dinner and cultural dance show enjoying the Nepali meals.
Morning as per the time informed by our staff and guide as per your international flight time, our guide will take you on a short tour visiting the gems of Kathmandu city the Durbar marg (old Kings Palace) with uncountable monuments in the Kathmandu Durbar Square.
The house of the Living Goddess (Kumari Ghar), the ferocious Kal Bhairab, the red monkey god, and hundreds of erotic carvings are a few examples of the sights at the Square! The buildings here are the greatest achievements of the Malla dynasty, time permitting visit of old Swayambhunath Stupa the landmark of Kathmandu, located on a hill lock surrounded with forest with lots of monkeys, this Buddhist stupa with 4 cardinal eyes of Lord Buddha looking over the valley standing high for more than 2,500 years of history. Afternoon drive to Kathmandu International airport for final departure.