- kathmandu city tour,
- safe and scenic view drive to pokhara,
- Pokhara city tour and lovely boating on Fewa Lake,
- Many water falls and beautful mountains,
- Ghorepani magar village and popular sunrise point poon hill tower,
- Ghandruk Gurung village and their traditionl museum,
About this trip:
Family holiday in Nepal being popular since past few years as it is safety, easy to organize the trip and also cheap holiday comparatively than other country. There are so many options for family holiday in Nepal so we use to organize the trek/hike or tour on your request and your budget.
Foothills of Himlayas offer a realistic option for family holiday in Nepal to all the adventure travelers with children aiming to provide a rewarding and educational adventure experience. Our family holiday trips in Nepal are designed for families with children and are the perfect way to introduce kids to the Himalayan.
Guided short and easy walking on foothills of Himalayas, exotic Wildlife Elephant ride, exploration of cultural sights and sounds are some of the main components of family adventure holiday trip in Nepal. Itineraries are smoothly designed so to provide enough time for fun and entertainment keeping a pleasing balance of relaxation and adventure. We will customize the private trip as per interest and time available besides our regular family holiday’s trip.
In independent way I organized many family holidays in Nepal trips to the foothill of Annapurna and Everest region and Chisapni Nagarkot trek. Some of the family adventure trip with small kits been to the Everest region until khumjung village with our take care and response designed itinerary, no doubt a great memorable trip to parents and children with a friendly environment while you are on the trek.
DAY 1: Arrival day in kathmandu.
I will provide you a private transport when you arrive in Kathmandu airport as we have rules and hospitality I will be waiting you in airport with your name and country which is easy to find you in crowed than I will drop you to your respective hotel and give you some briefing about your trip. Overnight in Kathmandu Hotel.
DAY 2: Drive to Pokhara in the Morning.
We will go to Pokhara by bus from near Thamel. The bus ride will be really enjoyable because we can easily explore so many typical life. Beautiful landscapes, rivers, bridges, and high green mountains. This 7 hours drive takes you to Pokhara. Pokhara is a popular city for local travels and foreigners both as it is such a lovely nature area. When you are in your hotel you can see many snow cap high mountains from your hotel roof top especially in the morning will be a wonderful view. Overnight stay in pokhara lake side hotel.
DAY 3: Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Hille/Thikhedunga (1560m).
I am sure you will love Pokhara compare to Kathmandu and this day we will start our walking journey towards the Himalaya. After breakfast in the hotel we will take a private car/jeep to Nayapul which is about 42 km takes 1.30 hrs but it is scenic drive along the terrace field and a majestic view of Annapurna mountain range from ever corner of the road. After Nayapul we begin to walk following the road today till Hille which is easy walk but quite hot day because there will not be tree and shadow most of the time but we can see so many natural countryside life and their warm hospitality during this 3 hours easy walk. Hille Thikhedunga is a beautiful Gurung residency area where as many trekkers stop for one night so it is where we will spent our night in the local tea house where they will serve food, which is organic they product.
DAY 4: Trek from Thikhedunga to Ghorepani (2820m).
Trekking to Ghorepani from Hille will be quite challenging because we have to ascent about 1200 meter but it is also a wonderful day to see more nature , traditional life , Poon and Magar’s mountain life, waterfall, natural walking trail so many interesting things we can see and enjoy on every food steps. The first 2 to 3 hours walk will be more difficult cause there will be all stairs and open area no shadow but we can see many traditional house, valley view, Mountain View. After passing Banthati (2200m)we will have to walk through the massif rhododendron and oak forest that part of the trek will be easier cause of shadow. There will be about 3 main residency area within this 6 hrs walk at first big Magar and Poon village Ulleri, than Banthati, After that lunch place Nangethati finally we will reach to Ghorepani which is a popular tourist place as it is situated on top the hill , it means we can see more than 10 Big mountains around including 7th heist peak Dhaulagiri(8167m). over Night in lodge.
DAY 5: Ghorepani to Poon Hill (3210m) than trek to Tadapani (2600m)
Day 5 is the main attraction day of this trekking because you will experience the highest point of this trek and a spectacular sunrise view from Poon hill, we begin our walk really early morning at 4.30 am about without our luggage just need to be carried a small day bag to put bottle of water, some medicine and energy bar. It is about 1 hrs step up walking till Poon hill top when we react at the top we can see so many mountains but the popular mountains are Dhaulagiri(8167m), Annapurna south(7219, similarly Nilgiri, Tukuche peak, Fishtail, Ghangapurna, Dhaulagiri 2,3,4,Gurja Peak,lamjung Himal, Manaslu and many others. After exploring so many unbelievable views and nature we will go back to the hotel for breakfast and start our day journey to Tadapani where we will spent that night. Ghorepani to Tatapani is not so long walk but it is damp and wet small trail through the forest most of the time so we have to go slow and enjoy the nature along the trail. We will go up just 2 times today at the beginning
and at last part of the day about 1 and half hour otherwise we just follow the small acceding trail. We will also stop for lunch at Banthati(2650m) than easy walk to Tadapani. Tdapani is a very small area has only 7 small lodges so in high season we should book our accommodation beside that it is wonderful place especially for a close mountain view from the hotel.
DAY 6: Trek to Ghandruk (1950m).
After breakfast in Tadapani we begin to walk again in to the forest about an hour which is easy gradual downhill walk till Bhaisikharka(there is two tea house) than we walk steeply downhill about 30 minute than again easy walk to Ghandruk. It is about 3 hours walking. Ghandruk is massif Gurung village who are popular ethnicity of Nepal as solders in England, India and Nepal. When we reach at Ghadruk still we will have many hours so we will get our rooms and lunch at hotel than we can go around the village to see Gurung Museum, lower cast residency area and their life styles, after that we can enjoy the insane valley view and snow cap mountains straight to the other side of the hill.
DAY 7: Trek to Nayapul (1075m) through Birethanti.
It is our last walking day after exploring Ghandruk village and great night we leave again to next destination after breakfast we begin our walking day. Today we just walk in a open area it means will be quite hot day so it is better to start at 7 to skip the sun, It is about 3 to 4 hours walk to Nayapul following the road and Zigzag short cut way. We wil pass many traditional house, terrace paddy field, River valley view to the left valley and rural poor kids. When we reach at Birethanto after 3.30 hrs we have to check out Permit and TIMS card than another 25 minute walk to Nayapul than drive to Pokhara via same road we had before. It is our last trekking day so we generally celebrate in Pokhara by dinner time with some drink, good food, and summaries trip and feedback from the clients.
Day 8: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus.
We will take a tourist standard bus in the morning from lake side area after we have breakfast in the hotel. We will be drive back via same way which is 7 hours drive.
Day 9: Departure Day.
After we have wonderful trip I will give you a drop service to the airport. As a local guide and agent in Kathmandu I tried my best to make your Safe and enjoyable trip hope to see you again in future and expect your Recommendation.
Nepal is safe to make holiday?
Yes it is safe country since 10 years especially when rebel party involve in election and peace agreement in 2006 than all political party are already in parliament and doing their best , it means where ever you go to Nepal you are safe . if you feel scare still you can have your authorized guide who will take care of you and give you many information.
How Can I get Nepal visa?
To get visa for Nepal is a easy once you arrive In TIA Kathmandu you can get visa within 20 minute, you just need to get 2 p.p size photo, your passport and some money such as 15 Days stay in Nepal cost 25 USD per person, 30 USD for 30 Days and 100 USD for 3 month tourist visa. All service you will get easily when you arrive in Kathmandu airport.
Where is best area to trek in Nepal?
There are so many trekking routes in Nepal, but few of them are really popular as it is nicer than many other treks in n Nepal. Everest base camp trekking, Gokyo lake trekking, Annapurna base camp trekking, Annapurna circuit trek, Poon hill trek these are the most popular trekking route in Nepal. If you prefer to visit restricted area or, rural area to explore the localities of Nepal there are so many options that we have and you can visit safely.
Which season is the best to travel Nepal?
Nepal is a rich in biodiversity as it has many different temperature and climate within a few hour drive. So, as we have four seasons in a year we trek mostly in winter (Sep. to Dec) and spring (Mar. to June). The best season of the year is Sep to Dec, you will have clear weather and spectacular view each day this is why people used to called best season of the year.
What type of equipments do I need to bring for trek?
The trekking equipment will depends on where you are going if you are trekking to Everest base camp or Annapurna base camp trek you should bring proper equipment such as down Jacket, Sleeping Bag, Wind proof pant so no. You have to bring this trekking equipment which is as bellow:
- Sleeping bag,torch,
- Down Jacket,
- Trekking pools, pair of t-shirt and pair Pant,
- Pair of suck and Sun Glass,
- General medicine,
- Rucksack and day bag,
- Wind proof jacket, Gloves, warm hat,
- Inner trawser and thermal,
Can I trek in Nepal?
Yes, you can easily trek in Nepal because there are so many trekking routes. If you are going to trek in Nepal for first time you can make easy trek to Poon hill, or Langtang trek these are easy walking trek. If you are adventurous trekkers you can go to Everest base camp, Gokyo trekking, Chola pass trekking, Annapurna base camp , Annapurna circuit trek etc. so you consult with your local travel agent when you decide to go to Nepal which is best area up on your pace.
Can I get experienced guide in Nepal?
Yes you can get experienced guide in Nepal if you book your trip with trekking company or agent. You have to check very well who is going with you through your agent than figure out he is nice guy or not. There are so many options but manly package trekking and day ways salary base trekking.