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  • DURATION12 Days
  • GROUP SIZE1-40


  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley
  • Feel the thrills of white water rafting
  • A pleasant drive to Pokhara
  • Trek through lush forests and remote mountain villages
  • Spend a night in Ghorepani village and hike to Poon Hill
  • Get to see the lifestyle of mountain people
  • Witness striking mountain views and beautiful sceneries
  • Explore Chitwan National Park

Trip Overview

Our Nepal Student Tour is a 12 days adventurous trip in the Himalayas and wilderness of Nepal. You will be exploring some of the most beautiful villages in the Annapurna region, along with diverse flora & fauna in the Chitwan National Park. The tour also offers a guided tour of two beautiful cities; Kathmandu and Pokhara. To provide adventure, experience, and gateway in one package, we have designed the Nepal Student Tour for all the students around the globe.

Nepal Student Tour will introduce you to the adventurous and steep trails of the Himalayas, along with the centuries-old historical monuments. You will be doing white-water rafting on the rushing rivers flowing down from the Himalayas. The adrenaline rush of white-water rafting at the beginning of the trip sets you on track for the upcoming venture. The tour then takes you amidst the lush forests and remote mountain villages in the lower western Himalayas.

Relishing the spectacular beauty of the snow-capped Himalayan Mountains and tranquility, you drive to Chitwan. Here, you will be visiting an indigenous Tharu village and explore the dense forests. Spend time bird watching and take a jeep safari. You can see rare wildlife like the one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger, deer, bear, red panda, etc. Likewise, activities like a visit to an elephant breeding center and elephant bathing are also in the package.

Short but gives you an overall glimpse of Nepal, Nepal Student Tour is one of the best packages for students out there. We also offer especially tailor-made itinerary and costing for large groups. Get in touch with us to know more about the Nepal Student Tour package. You can talk with our representative anytime.

Major Attractions of Nepal Student Tour

Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley

On the second of the itinerary, you will head on a historical tour in Kathmandu. During the tour, one of our English-speaking guides will show you the monuments like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple. All of these monuments are part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The tour will be fun and let you know so many things about the history of Nepali people.

Feel the thrills of white water rafting

Nepal has got numerous rivers to offer some of the best thrills of white-water rafting. From beginner to professional, there are options for all kinds of rafters. If you want, you can raft to Pokhara or take a few hours rafting trips and drive to Pokhara. You will be accompanied by professional rafters during rafting.

A pleasant drive to Pokhara

You will leave Kathmandu early after having breakfast. The route follows the Trishuli River and goes along rolling lush green hills. On the way, you can see colorful terraced fields, waterfalls, and small villages. The drive is around 6 to 7 hours long. The beautiful scenery will keep you accompanied.

Trek through lush forests and remote mountain villages

The trail to Ghorepani village goes through verdant forests and remote villages. You will cross suspension bridges and come across small ancient temples & stupas along the route. There will be many steep and rugged ascends as well.

Spend a night in Ghorepani village and hike to Poon Hill

Located at 2,874 meters, Ghorepani is a beautiful village mostly resided by Magars and Gurungs. The village is surrounded by lovely forests of rhododendron, national flowers of Nepa, and snow-capped mountains. Above the village, there is a popular vantage point known as Poon Hill (3,210 m), from where you can see the gorgeous sunrise and western Himalayan Mountains.

Get to see the lifestyle of mountain people

During the trek, you pass by villages like Tikhedhunga, Ulleri, Banthanti, Nangthanti, Ghorepani, Tadapani, and so on. All of the villages are resided by people from several communities. You can see daily chores and practices while staying there. It is a good opportunity to have a glimpse of diverse cultures and traditions.

Witness striking mountain views and beautiful sceneries

The views during the trek are breath-taking. Many snow-capped mountains like Mt. Machhapuchhre (6,993 m), Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), Mt. Nilgiri (7,061 m), Mt. Tukuche (6,920 m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6,441 m), etc along with several hills are viewed in Nepal Student Tour.

Explore Chitwan National Park

In Chitwan National Park, you will do a jeep safari. During the safari, you might get to see animals like the royal Bengal tiger, leopard, red panda, one-horn rhino, wild elephant, boar, peacock, and many others. Likewise, you will do deep jungle walks, canoeing, and bird watching. Visit the elephant breeding center to know how food is prepared for them and get to see baby elephants. During your stay in Chitwan, you also visit the indigenous Tharu village.


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Have a short meet and greet at the airport with our airport representative. You will be transferred to the designated hotel. Let us know if you need anything. The evening is free. You can explore nearby the hotel and go to bed early.

  • Hotel
  • D
  • 1345
  • Kathmandu

The day begins early with a delicious breakfast and a guided tour of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu. These monuments reflect the history, struggles, and victories of earlier Nepali rulers.

Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square are the places included in the tour. Visit the ancient temples, monasteries, palaces, courtyards, and museums.

In the evening, you can buy gears or clothing for trekking if needed.

  • Hotel
  • B, L, D
  • 1345
  • Kathmandu

Today, wake up early and get ready to enjoy the thrills of white-water rafting in the rushing rivers of Nepal, following down from the Himalayas. The rafting is guided by professional and experienced rafters.

You will have a small briefing session before the beginning of the rafting. Later, you drive to Pokhara, which welcomes you with its serene ambiance and beautiful lakes. Spend the evening in Pokhara, strolling in the vibrant Lakeside Market.

  • Hotel
  • B, L, D
  • 830
  • Pokhara

Drive for two hours to reach the starting point of the trek, Nayapul. From here, the trail through lush forests. You can see tempting views of Mt. Machhapuchhre (6,993 m) on the way.

Cross an old suspension bridge on the way and follow a jeep track that leads to Tikhedhunga.

  • Guest House
  • B, L, D
  • 1580
  • Tikhedhunga

After having breakfast, begin trekking towards Ulleri. The trail then passes by mustard fields and dense forests of oak & rhododendron. You will come across lovely waterfalls and streams on the way. Reach Banthanti (2,200 m) and continue trekking to Nangthanti (2,500 m).

From here, another two hours of the trek takes to the picturesque Ghorepani village. Ghorepani welcomes you with stunning views of snow-capped Himalayan Mountains.

  • Guest House
  • B, L, D
  • 2800
  • Ghorepani

Before you leave Ghorepani and head towards Tadapani, you will go on a short hike to Poon Hill. This place offers breath-taking sunrise and western Himalayan Mountains.

The trail is steep and rocky, so be careful. Further, you descend from Ghorepani to Tadapni, passing by lovely orange orchards and lush forests.

  • Guest House
  • B, L, D
  • 3210
  • Tadapani

Ghandruk is one of the famous villages in the lower Annapurna region. Resided mostly by Gurungs, this village also has the Gurkhas recruiter center. It is a beautiful village with great views.

From Tadapani, the trail follows a downhill path that leads through lush forests and small settlement areas.

You can see impressive views of Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m) and Mt. Machhapuchhre (6,993 m) along the trail.

  • Guest House
  • B, L, D
  • 1950
  • Ghandruk

It is time to return to Pokhara. From Ghandruk, you descend to Nayapul, following a lush forested path. From here, take a couple of hours' drive back to Pokhara. Enjoy the rest of the day in Pokhara.

  • Hotel
  • B, L, D
  • 830
  • Pokhara

Today, you will drive to Chitwan. The route offers beautiful scenery of lush green hills, waterfalls, rivers, terraced fields, and small settlement areas. Upon reaching Chitwan, move to the hotel.

Later in the evening, you will be going on a short tour of the indigenous Tharu village. Get to know their culture and lifestyle before heading back to the hotel.

  • Lodge
  • B, L, D
  • 415
  • Chitwan National Park

Park, where you can see diverse flora and fauna. Activities like jeep safari, elephant bathing, deep jungle walk, etc... are involved in today's activities. It will be a wild and adventurous day today.

  • Lodge
  • B, L, D
  • 415
  • Chitwan National Park

Have breakfast and drive back to Kathmandu. The route will be the same, long & scenic. Upon reaching Kathmandu, head to the hotel.

You get the rest of the day to explore and shop. In the late evening, you will be joining a farewell dinner organized by the company.

  • Hotel
  • B, L, D
  • 1315
  • Kathmandu

Our airport representative will drop you at the airport. It is where we say goodbye to each other until next time.

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What's Included

  • Airport transfers.
  • Three nights hotel in Kathmandu.
  • Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu as per the itinerary
  • Day rafting in Trisilu River
  • Two nights hotel in Pokhara
  • Four nights lodge accommodation on trek
  • Meals during the tour as per the itinerary
  • All necessary paper works, Conservation entry permits, TIMS permit, and monument entrance fees
  • Two nights’ accommodation in Chitwan
  • Ground transportation from Kathmandu- Rafting–-Pokhara – Chitwan- Kathmandu by Private tourist bus
  • An experienced, helpful, and friendly guide and porters
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service, which will be paid by your travel insurance company
  • Sleeping bag, down jackets, trekking map if necessary (return after the trek)

What's Excluded

  • Nepal entry visa fee, which you may get upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu
  • Your travel insurance
  • Your personal expenses
  • All the alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks
  • Sweet things like chocolate
  • International airfare
  • Tips for the guide, porter & driver
  • Any expenses which are not in the including section.

Useful Information

Electricity and battery charge on Nepal student tour

Electricity is available in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan, and in most of the villages of Ghorepani Poon Hill trek part to charges your camera/mobile batteries. However, you may have to pay some fee to recharge these batteries.

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

Guide and crew for Nepal student tour

We provide a tourist guide for a day tour in Kathmandu on day 02, a Rafting guide for the rafting, 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 Sherpa (assistant guide) when there are eight or more members in the group and also provide porters to carry your main luggage on the trekking part. And there is 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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