This is short and newly developed trekking trails which is just 80 km away from Kathmandu. The Trail is the combination of cultural and sightseeing experience. One can get a glimpse of chepang’s lifestyle and see the view of Manaslu, Annapurna mountain
Chepang village tour is short and newly developed trekking trails which is just 80 km away from Kathmandu. The Trail is the combination of cultural and sightseeing experience. One can get a glimpse of chepang’s lifestyle and see the view of Manaslu, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Ganesh Himal. The treks pass through the variety of landscape and dense forest. With this trek one can combine with rafting as well as Jungle safari. You will be produced to the inhabitants by means of their songs, dances, hospitality and craftsmanship: they produce among others wine and honey. This trekking you will know a great deal more about the life of these isolated jungle people.
The Chitwan Chepang Hill Trail begins at Hugdi, between Mugling and Krishna Vhir in Dhading district and end in Shaktikhor. If one starting from the Chitwan national Park. The trail can be started form Shaktikhor ending Hugdi. Chepang culture is one of the most unique and ethnic culture in Nepal. They have their own language, leading a nomadic life and their primary lifestyle, hunting foraging for wild roots and fishing and traditional farming near jungles. A Praja Pande (Faith Healer) might be an interesting figure for tourist to be introducing to.
Arrival in Kathmandu International airport. Meet Himalayan smile treks airport representative. Transfer to Hotel. Orientation program. O/n at Kathmandu hotel.
Visit Pashupatinath temple, which is one of the most sacred Temple of God lord Shiva in the entire Hindu world. It is a pagoda style temple which as two tiered golden roof and four silver doors situated at the bank of Bagmati River. From Pashupatinath 10 minutes walk to Boudhanath Stupa. Enjoy the walk arround the Boudhanath stupa. Boudhanath is one of the world biggest Stupa.
Afternoon drive to Bhaktapur which is 13 KM away from Kathmandu. Lunch in Bhaktapur Darbar Square. The oldest city of Nepal knows as City of devotees retains the charm of 15th century. You can see the 55 window palace and its ancient art and architectural of different temple and surrounding. Visit Durbar square, Golden Gate, Bhaktapur Palace, Peacock Window, Batsala Devi, Vatsala Durga, Taumadhi Tole, Nyatapola Temple, Bhairavanath Temple, Til Mahadev Narayan, Dattatraya Temple, Siddha Pond, Changu Narayan Temple. Overnight at Kathmandu in Hotel.
Drive from Kathmandu to Hungdu Khola (4 hrs journey on private vehicle) on Prithivi Higway. Then trek another 4 hrs uphill to Shangri-la village Hattibang. Overnight at lodge.
Hattibang to Juatesh to change DinGlang to Jyandala. The village is in there, Observing Chepang settlements and their life style. Overnight at home – stay.
Jyandala to Gadi to Shaktikhor. Visiting Chepang museum, Multiple Use Visitors information Center(MUVIC).Visiting Santi waterfall and Santi Cave. Village tour and cultural show performed by chepang and Magar. Overnight at home – stay.