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Nature, Culture & Adventure Nepal Tour offers you the best amalgamation of natural, cultural and adrenaline adventurous activities. In addition to touring you through culturally rich Kathmandu and Pokhara, the tour gives you the touch of adventure in Nepal. 
Nepal boasts some of the best whitewater in the world, thanks to its mountainous steep terrain. What really make a rafting trip worthwhile are the magnificent vistas of traditional houses on hillsides, terraced paddy fields, deep gorges, valleys and flat plains that you encounter on the way. Trishuli River is considered to be a high commercial whitewater sports destination of Nepal due to its easy accessibility. It is an excellent river for those who are looking for a day short rafting trip and short multi-days trip without risk and challenge of big rapids with its beautiful scenery, peaceful environment and wonderful local cultural activities. 
In addition, this tour offers you the chance of Ghorepani - Poon Hill Trekking (commonly known as the small Annapurna Circuit Trek) is one of the most famous trekking destinations located at Myagdi district of western Nepal.  Popular for its easy trekking trail, this route offers magnificent views of Himalayan ranges such as Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Annapurna I (8,091m), Machhapuchhre, Gangapurna, Lamjung Himal, Barasikhar, Nilgiri South, Tukuche, Dhampus and Hiuchuli.
Day 01: Arrive kathmandu
Day 02: White water rafting/ drive to chitwan national park
Day 03: Full day jungle activities                               
Day 04: Drive chitwan - pokhara         
Day 05: Drive pokhara – nayapul & trek to tikhedhunga 
Day 06: Trek to ghorepani 
Day 07: Trek to tadapani via poon hill 
Day 08: Trek to ghandruk 
Day 09: Trek to nayapul & drive to pokhara
Day 10: Fly pokhara – kathmandu
Day 11: Kathmandu sightseeing & drive to nagarkot
Day 12: Departure
Tour Name: Nature Culture & Adventure Nepal Tour
Tour Duration: 11 Nights / 12 Days
Tour Destinations: Kathmandu, Nagarkot, Pokhara, Chitwan, Trishuli River Rafting and Poon- Hill Ghorepani Trek 
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, our Fishtail representative and driver will meet you at the Tribhuvan International Airport and escort you to your designated hotel. The representative will help you to check into your hotel. In the hotel, you will be briefed about your daily activities during the tour. Evening you will observe Nepalese cultural program followed by dinner.  
Today after breakfast, you will proceed towards Charaudi: rafting put-in-point (85KM, 2-3 hrs drive) in Trishuli River along the Prithivi Highway. After rafting for 3 hours you will have lunch and then proceed to Chitwan National Park (3hrs drive). In the evening, during your stay at the lodge, you can enjoy “Tharu Tribal Dance” presented by the local Tharu villagers. Dinner and overnight in jungle lodge /resort.
DAY 03: FULL DAY JUNGLE ACTIVITIES                              
The day starts with nature walk and bird watching tour. After breakfast, you will proceed for jungle safari on Elephant back to see different species of deer, Royal Bengal Tiger, rare one horned rhinoceros, wild boar, leopard, monkeys, birds and many other small animals. After elephant back safari tour you will proceed for Dugout Canoe Ride in Dungre / Rapti River to see 2 types of rare species of crocodile -  the marsh mugger and the fish eating Gharial. You will then visit elephant breeding farm & drive back to the lodge. Late afternoon village walk will be organized in the nearby Tharu village. Dinner and overnight in jungle lodge /resort.
Today you will be driven to Pokhara (151KM/5 hrs) observing the scenic views on the national highway along the Trishuli River. Upon arrival at Pokhara and after checking into the hotel, rest of the day, you can prepare for next day’s trek. Dinner and overnight in hotel. 
Today the trek will start from Nayapul, which is about 1 hour drive away from Pokhara. Upon reaching Nayapul, you will be walking for tentatively 20 minutes along the banks of the Modi Khola and reach Birethanti (1,015m), a large village housing many shops and teahouses. The trail then continues through the valley of Hille crossing the north bank of the Bhurungdi Khola and ultimately we will end the journey for the day in Tikhedhunga.  Overnight in teahouse/lodge.
Today you will ascend the path that leads to Ghorepani. The name Ghorepani in Nepali means "horse-water" owing to its role as an important campsite for traders before it became a trekker's stop. Ghorepani has been fascinating tourists and trekkers with its small shops and stalls selling local products and crafts. Overnight in teahouse/lodge.
DAY 07: TREK TO TADAPANI (2,610m) VIA POON HILL (3,210m)
Poon Hill is famous for its ideal location to view sunrise. Once you witness the mesmerizing view of sunrise at Poon Hill, you will have breakfast and then descend to Tatopani crossing the rhododendron forests amidst the awe-inspiring view of Dhaulagiri range. This path then leads through terraced fields to Tadapani. Overnight in teahouse/lodge.
DAY 08: TREK TO GHANDRUK (1,940m) 
Leaving Tadapani, you will trail along terraced fields beneath the splendid panorama of glaciated Himalayan mountain ranges i.e. Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Annapurna-III, Machhapuchhre and Hiunchuli with warmth and sincere hospitality of locals at Ghandruk Village. Ghandruk is famous for catering to the requirements of all trekkers’ who hit the trail through this route. Overnight in teahouse/lodge.
The day marks the end of the trek. This day you will trek towards Nayapul to catch the vehicle to go back to Pokhara. While moving forward to Nayapul from Ghandruk, you can see beautiful forests, hills, Himalayas, rivers etc. Late afternoon you will proceed for local sightseeing tour to International Mountain Museum, Devi’s fall and Fewa Lake. Overnight in hotel.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Pokhara airport for a flight to Kathmandu. Upon arrival in Kathmandu and after checking into the hotel, rest of the day available for leisurely and personal activities like shopping at different super market & departmental stores, etc. You can also explore the tourist hub “Thamel”. Dinner will be arranged in a Nepali restaurant offering Nepali cuisine and cultural dance.
Kathmandu valley is the historical and cultural heart of Nepal and has been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors. The valley offers you a wonderful mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and Western influence. In the morning, after breakfast, you will visit renowned and one of the largest Buddhist monastery - Swoyambhunath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square. After lunch you will proceed for tour to Bhaktapur Durbar Square- which was founded in 889 AD and from there you will proceed for Nagarkot (32KM/1hr), a beautiful hill station in the suburb of Kathmandu. Upon arrival in Nagarkot, you can enjoy the view of sunset over eastern Himalayan ranges. Dinner and overnight in Hotel.
DAY 12: DEPARTURE                                              
In the early morning during sunrise, you can enjoy magnificent view of Himalayas including Mount Everest- the highest mountain, from Nagarkot. If time permits, you can also explore nearby villages. After breakfast, our representative will take you to the Tribhuvan international airport for your flight towards onward destination.
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