FAMILY ADVENTURE NEPAL

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  • DURATION12 Days
  • DIFFICULTY-LEVELModerate
  • GROUP SIZE1-12
  • MAX ALTITUDE1800

Highlights

  • Visit cultural heritage sites in Kathmandu
  • Scenic drives between Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan
  • Trek to beautiful Landruk and Ghandruk villages
  • Get to see mountain lifestyle
  • Witness stunning Himalayan mountain views
  • Explore Pokhara
  • Do wild activities in Chitwan National Park

Trip Overview

Family is the beginning and end of everything. One of the best ways to strengthen the bonding between the family members is adventure tours and fun vacations. You can spend some quality time with your loved ones and understand them & their interests closely. We have created this short 12 days Family Adventure Nepal package to offer the best of this Himalayan nation to any family. From working together as a strong team to facing each other's fears in the wilderness, you will have a great time on the Family Adventure Nepal tour.

Before we dive deep into the perks and highlights of this package, we want you to know that we also organize tailor-made Family Adventure Nepal trips. You can create the itinerary as per the interest and physical fitness of your family members. We have something for every age group. The trip blends trek, historical tour, and wildlife excursion, a great combination to enjoy all the perks of traveling in Nepal. From visiting ancient monuments in Kathmandu to the rough steps that lead into the thrilling caves in Pokhara, there are numerous things involved in the package.

You will go on a short adventurous trek with your family. Enjoy the mountain lifestyle and explore the seven surroundings of the Himalayas. Likewise, witness breath-taking views of the Himalayan Mountains and gorgeous landscapes. The tour then takes you to Chitwan National Park, where you can see diverse wildlife and vegetation. Get to be part of wild activities like jeep safari, elephant bathing, canoeing, etc, with your family members and make lifelong memories. Message or call us anytime for more information or to book the trip.

Major Attractions of Nepal Family Adventure

Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Explore Kathmandu by visiting the tourist sites like Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. You can see ancient Nepali art and architecture during the tour. The tour will be guided by a professional English-speaking guide who will brief you about the sites and the legends behind them.

Scenic drives between Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan

During the tour, you will be exploring three beautiful cities- Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan. To commute between these three places, you will take long drives. All the routes are gorgeous. You will be seeing tempting landscapes throughout the rides.

Trek to beautiful Landruk and Ghandruk villages

The trail to reach Landruk and Ghandruk villages go through dense forests, where you can see a diverse range of flora. You will be passing by small mountain villages. There are a few steep sections on the way. Landruk and Ghandruk both villages are fine and offer excellent scenery.

Get to see mountain lifestyle

The people along the trail are from different communities like Magar, Gurung, Brahmin, Chhetri, etc. Life in the mountains is very simple but satisfying. During your overnight stay in the guesthouses, you can get a closer glimpse of the daily lifestyle and traditions of the locals.

Witness stunning Himalayan mountain views

The trek presents breath-taking views of snow-capped Himalayan mountains like Annapurna Range (8,091 m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), Mt. Fishtail (6,993 m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6,441 m), Lamjung Himal (6,983 m), Mt. Gangapurna (7,455 m), and others. Likewise, you can see green hills and captivating landscapes throughout the trek.

Explore Pokhara

There are many things to do and explore in Pokhara. From museums to caves and lakes, this city has got a distinct charm that has won the hearts of millions of travelers. Some of the places travelers like to visit are Bat Cave, Mahendra Cave, Davis Falls, Gupteshwor Temple, International Mountain Museum, World Peace Pagoda, etc. Also, stroll on the Lakeside Market and spend time around tranquil Phewa Lake.

Do wild activities in Chitwan National Park

The wilderness capital of Nepal, Chitwan offers some of the nerve-racking wild experiences like canoeing, bird watching, jeep safari, elephant bathing, indigenous village tours, etc. In the Chitwan National Park, you might come across wildlife like red panda, royal Bengal Tiger, one-horned rhino, boar, peacock, deer, bear, and others. Similarly, you also get to see diverse flora and vegetation.

Itinerary

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Kathmandu, the City of Temples, welcomes you with warm hospitality and friendly people from all around the world. Meet with our airport representative after landing around the terminal gate. He will be carrying your nameplate. Have a small meet and greet and drive to the hotel. The rest of the day is free to end at your own pace.

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  • Kathmandu

The lively ambiance and the cheerful tourist areas make Kathmandu a city full of stories. From indoor sports activities like rock climbing, archery, shooting, painting, skating, etc to centuries-old monument tours, there are many things you can do here. The guided sightseeing is included in the package cost, which takes you to UNESCO World Heritage Sites like, Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square.

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  • Kathmandu

Today, you will drive to another very famous city in Nepal, Pokhara, or we can also say the City of Lakes. It is a beautiful city that also offers adventurous sports activities like paragliding, ultra-light flight, mountain flights, and many others. Visit tourist sites like Davis Falls, Bat Cave, Gupteshwor Cave, etc. As we have booked your stay in the famous Lakeside area, you can go on a short walk to Phewa Lake and enjoy the evening gazing at the gorgeous sunset. People also love to do boating here.

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  • Pokhara

The drive from Pokhara to Phedi is around 30 minutes. From here, the trail ascends through lush forests and small villages. After around three hours of walk, you will reach Dhampus, a hilltop. This place offers stunning views of the Annapurna Range (8,091 m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), Mt. Fishtail (6,993 m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6,441 m), Lamjung Himal (6,983 m), and others.

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  • Dhampus

From Dhampus, you trek towards Landruk. The trail goes through rhododendron forests and villages like Potana, Deurali, and Tolka. On the way, you can see beautiful views and different species of birds. Come across temples, shrines, mustard fields, etc, along the route.

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  • Landruk village

The trail from today onwards gradually descends steeply towards Modi Khola. Further, you continue trekking on a steep uphill trail that leads to Ghandruk. Enjoy tempting views of Himalayan Mountains like Mt. Gangapurna (7,455 m), Mt. Fishtail (6,993 m), and Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m) on the way. Ghandruk is a beautiful village with welcoming locals and a Gurkha recruitment center.

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  • Ghandruk

After having a delicious breakfast, trek through small villages. The trail descends and takes you to Nayapul, from where you drive back to Pokhara. Do whatever you want to do for the rest of the day.

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  • Pokhara

Pokhara to Chitwan drive is long and beautiful. The route is pleasant, offers enchanting lush green hills, rivers, waterfalls, settlement areas, and terraced field views. In Chitwan, you stay in a tourist standard resort/hotel. Before calling the day, visit Tharu village. Tharu is one of the indigenous groups of Nepal who still practices their ancient culture, traditions, dances, and values.

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  • Chitwan National Park

Chitwan National Park is the wilderness heart of Nepal. Tourists love to explore this specific national park because of a wide variety of activities that include from a jeep safari to elephant bathing. You will also do canoeing, bird watching, and deep jungle walks. The wildlife like a one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger, red panda, deer, sloth bear, wild boar, peacock, crocodiles, etc, is the famous one. Likewise, you can see different species of flowers, herbal plants, and other vegetation during the visit.

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  • Chitwan National Park

Drive back to Kathmandu after having breakfast. We have kept this day free for you to enjoy as per your day. Make sure to visit the local market and shop unique pieces of clothing, bags, assortments, etc.

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  • Kathmandu

It is an extra day in Kathmandu. You can visit other monuments like Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square. If you want, you can also do a hike or join other fun activities like cooking classes, painting, indoor rock climbing, etc. The day ends with a farewell dinner organized by the company.

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  • Kathmandu

The trip comes to an end. It is the last day of yours in Kathmandu. Pack your belongings and get ready to leave for your home country. Our airport representative will assist you with the check-out and drop you at the international airport.

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What's Included

  • Airport transfers
  • Four nights’ hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu as per the itinerary
  • Two nights’ hotel in Pokhara including breakfast as per the above itinerary
  • Three nights Four days Annapurna trek as per the itinerary with meals, guide, permits, accommodation, and transfers
  • Two nights’ hotel in Chitwan on a full board basis (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
  • All the transportation private tourist vehicle
  • All the applicable entrance fees, permits, and TIMS

What's Excluded

  • Nepal entry visa fee
  • Travel insurance (compulsory)
  • Meals, not stated in the itinerary
  • International airfare
  • Tips for the guide & driver
  • Any expenses, not mentioned in the included section

Useful Information

Electricity and battery charge on Nepal Family Adventure

Electricity is available in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan, and most of the villages trekking to charges your camera/mobile batteries. However, you may have to pay a little fee to recharge these batteries.

We strongly suggest you bring spare/extra batteries to use in case of unavailability.

Guide and crew for Nepal Family Adventure

We provide a tourist guide for a day tour in Kathmandu on day 02, a nature guide for the jungle tour in Chitwan national park, and a trekking guide for the trekking part, who handles the logistics and guide you and your team on the trek.

We provide porters to carry your main luggage on the trekking part, and there will be one porter for every two members, and a porter carries about 20 - 22KG, which means 10 - 11 KG from each trekker.

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FAQs

Yes, you need to have some permits especially for the trekking part, and Chitwan national park, You need to Annapurna conservation entry permit, TIMS permit, and national park entry permits to visit Chitwan national park.

We apply and get all these permits for you once you book a family tour in Nepal.

The family tour in Nepal is available and doable throughout the year. However, the autumn season (from mid-September till mid-December) and spring season (from the beginning of March until the end of May) are the best time for Nepal family adventure in terms of weather and temperature.

No, International flights to arrive in Nepal and to return from Nepal do not include in our price and itinerary of our Nepal family adventure. So, you need to book these international flights yourself.

No, You do not have to carry your luggage on Nepal family Adventure. We provide porters to carry your luggage on the trekking part of the Nepal family adventure. You can carry a day bag pack with a water bottle, camera, sun-screen, spare jacket, etc. that offers more comfort on trekking.

We provide a good 3-star hotel for 4 nights in Kathmandu, 2 nights in Pokhara, 2 nights in Chitwan, and 3 nights in simple lodge/teahouse accommodation while on trekking.

The hotel we provide:

  • Hotel in Kathmandu: Hotel Jampa: 4 nights
  • Hotel in Pokhara: Splendid view
  • Hotel in Chitwan: Rhino land lodge
  • Hotel on Trek Routes: simple Mountain lodge: 3 nights

We provide a similar category of hotels if these hotels are not available and hotel upgrade is available in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan. There is a luxury 4-5 star hotel available in these places, and we can book them as per your requirement.

We provide a total of 23 meals (11 breakfast, 6 lunch, and 6 dinners) on Nepal family adventure. You have a wide variety of Nepali and Western meals on this tour and drinks such as coffee, tea, milk, soft drinks, and beer) as well. However, these drinks are not included in the cost. So, you can buy them yourself on the available lodge/guest house.

We advise you to bring water purification pills/medicine while coming for the Nepal student tour since you have normal water for free and use the medicine and drink, or you can simply buy bottled/boiled water to drink.

We provide private transport for airport transfers and sightseeing tours in Kathmandu and the rest of the parts of the adventure, such as Kathmandu -Pokhara, and Pokhara –Chitwan-Kathmandu.

Yes, we arrange airport transfer services once you book the Nepal family adventure with us. There will be our representative with the company board or your name in the paper and to meets and greets you and transfer you to the hotel.

Please, note that there can be many people to support to carry your luggage or to put your luggage in the vehicle. And, they ask for money as a tip at the end (These people do not belong to us). So, be careful of them and do not let them carry your bag/luggage. We suggest you take your bag/luggage yourself until you put them in our vehicle.

Yes, You need travel insurance when you come for trekking. In case of any sickness or injury on trekking, we do everything to transfer you to the nearest hospital. You will be entirely liable for all the expenses incurred in the evacuation/rescue. So, we strongly advise you to buy a travel insurance policy that covers these expenses.

Equipment is important for a comfortable and successful trek as the Nepal family adventure involves some trekking in the Annapurna region. So, you need to pack your gear carefully with our missing anything compulsory for the trekking.

To help you to pack your gear for the Nepal family adventure, we have given a list that you should not miss while you are packing.

General

  • Sleeping bag (we provide you one if required, and it is returnable after the trek).
  • Duffel or Rucksack bag to keep all your gear, which will be carried by the porter.
  • Daypack for yourself to keep your things, Such as a camera, water bottle and things you need for the day, and this is carried by yourself.
  • A small lockable bag to keep the extra stuff that you do not use on the trek, and this can be kept at the hotel in Kathmandu or Pokhara and get a return after the trekking.
  • A down Jacket (we provide you one if you do not have, and it is returnable at the end of the trek).
  • Shade hat
  • Warm wool hat to cover your ears
  • A pair of light-weight warm gloves
  • T-shirts
  • Raincoat (if you are traveling in monsoon time)
  • Trekking pants, preferably that zip on/off at the knees, So they double as shorts.
  • Some pairs of liner warm socks
  • A pair of light to medium weight waterproof hiking/trekking boots
  • A pair of light trekking shoes or sandals for camp/lodges
  • A water bottle
  • Head/torch Light
  • A medium-size towel
  • Walking poles (optional)

Medicines and First Aid Kits

We recommend consulting with your doctor for medication suggestions to take for these regions.

Miscellaneous but Important

  • Passport and extra passport photos (4 copies), these Extra passport photos are necessary to obtain the trekking permits.
  • Durable wallet/pouch for travel documents, money & passport.
  • Lip balm at least SPF 20, 2 sticks.
  • Sun cream with SPF 40
  • Pocket knife
  • Water purification Iodine tablets (optional)
  • Toiletry kit and be sure to include toilet paper stored in a plastic bag, hand wipes, and liquid hand sanitizer, towel, soap, etc.