A great safe trip for team building, a life changing experience in Nepal for students and teachers!
Nepal Students Adventure Trekking Tour is an exciting adventure trip to Nepal, intended to offer taste of Nepal's diverse pleasures in a short time to the young travelers and school students on a tight schedule. Drive to Pokhara and head east into the charming foothills, where the majestic peaks of the Annapurnas, Dhaulagiri and Machhapurchre preside over traditional villages and traced hillsides. The relatively gentle hiking trails (maximum elevation 2800m – 4230m depending on tour program) lead you to base of giant Annapurna I (8091m) and back to Pokhara and fond farewell from your trekking crew.
We at Wilderness Excursion regularly operate Nepal trips for school and university students. Here, we have provided optinal itineraries that we presented to the student groups. Our outdoor adventure visit and hike is good for team building, leadership and great learning for the students. It is a life changing experience. We can support those students who are interested for volunteering in Nepal at their Gap year too. Our team at Wilderness Excursion have worked for many years drawing custom-made tours for colleges and school groups. We know the importance of getting value and quality for your money and of incorporating fun activities with educational elements of the tour. Our Experience enables us to put together the best itinerary for your group so you can make the most out of your time aboard.
A drive to Trishuli River places you in the expert hands of our Rafting guide, who will lead you through one day of white water fun. We, Wilderness Excursion has included the Trekking, Heritage Sightseeing, River Rafting and Chitwan Jungle Safari in this itinerary. Nepal Students Adventure Trek will provide a change of pace to find you high on Himalayas, water adventure, cultural Kathmandu Valley tour and Jungle Safari- a top and an elephant in the Royal Chitwan National Park, as you use many rolls of film capturing the jungle rich of wild life. You also have free time to explore Kathmandu for bargain shopping and walk on your own. So if you fancy heading deep into the jungle, walking among the majestic Himalayas and having a riveting cultural experience to boot, the Nepal student Adventure is definitely for you.
Day 01: Join Kathmandu
Arrival in Kathmandu, Wilderness Excursion representative will receive you from the airport and check into hotel. We have short briefing upon arriving in Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu valley guided tour.
After break we start full day Kathmandu Valley exotic guided tour in UNESCO listed world heritage sites including Swayambhunath (Monkey temple), Kathmandu Durbar square, Pashupatinath and Boudhanath Stupa. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Day trip River Rafting and drive to Chitwan.
After breakfast drive about 3 hours bus ride to Phisling Rafting starting point, we enjoy thrilling 3 hours rafting in Trushuli River. We stop for lunch in River bank and again continue rafting. After ending the rafting trip we take the bus to Sauraha (Chitwan National Park). 04:45pm: Village walk 05:30 Sunset view 08:00pm Tharu steak dance and live culture show.
Day 04: Jungle activities in Chitwan National Park. ( B, L, D)
06:00 Wakeup call 06:30 Breakfast 08:00 Canoeing, Bird Watching, Elephant ride, Visit to Elephant Breeding centre (2-4 hours) 12:00 Lunch 14:30 Elephant back Safari to see wildlife such one-horned rhinos, deer, tiger, bear, moneys. 19:00 Dinner
Day 05: Chitwan to Pokhara by tourist coach (B)
After Breakfast, drive to Pokhara. After hotel check in we take a walk around lake side, boating in Phewa Lake. Overnight in Hotel.
Day 06: Pokhara – Hile (1475m), 3 hours walk
One and half hour drive takes us to Nayapul the starting point of our trek. We cross the bridge over Modi Khola near ACAP check post and follow the Burundi Khola and then slowly ascend through rice fields to Hille and stop for the night.
Day 07: Hile – Ghorepani/2855m, 6-7 hours walk
We start our day with a steep ascent to Ulleri (m) where we get our first view of the Himalayas. We then continue through Asia’s biggest rhododendron forests. We can observe colorful flowers of it if you trek during the spring season. We reach our destination Ghorepani after walking 6-7 hours and stop for the night.
Day 08: Ghorepani – Poon Hill/3210 – Tadapani/2680m, 5 hrs walk
An early climb to the summit of Poon Hill (3200 m) to watch the sun rise across a magnificent Himalayan panorama. After breakfast we follow a long ridge through rhododendron forests to Deurali. We then walk through impressive river gorges with the chance to see Langur monkeys in the trees. Our destination is Tadapani.
Day 09: Tadapani – Ghandruk - Pokhara.
We walk along a shaded forest trail, followed by terraced fields of maize and potatoes to Ghandruk. From here we have fantastic views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhare. We pass through a charming village of Ghandruk, the famous Gurung village with terraces and offers excellent mountain views. We continue journey to lower Ghandruk and take the bus to Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 10: Drive back to Kathmandu
After breakfast in hotel we take scenic tourist coach drive to Kathmandu. We have lunch break on the way. Stay overnight at hotel. Relaxing evening in Kathmandu
Day 11: Bhaktapur Tour
Discover the most significant medieval old town of Bhakatapur, meaning "the city of devotees" explore one of the oldest Hindu and Buddhist temples, old royal palaces including Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Taumadhi Square, Dattatraya Square and Pottery Square where you will observe the local giving shapes clay pots which is one of the world's oldest profession. Stay overnight in Bhaktapur.
Day 12: Final Departure
Fly back to homeland. Wilderness Excursion will drop you at international airport for Final departure.
Taxes and entrance fees
Packing List and Equipment for Nepal Students Adventure Trek.
2-3 pair of smooth thin wool, nylon or Capilene Liner socks to be worn next to the skin. This reduces the incidence of blisters and hot-spots and makes the outer sock last longer before needing to be changed. They should fit well with your heavyweight socks.
Personal Trekking Equipment
Pee Bottle (Optional) but very useful.
Pee funnel for women (optional) Lightweight urinary director.
Hand/foot warmers (Optional) Recommended if you easily get cold hands and feet 1-3 pairs.
Personal first aid kit (small and simple) Aspirin, Moleskin, Adhesive tape, Band-Aids. Scissor, Blade,
Drugs/medications/prescriptions Climbers should bring Mupirocin (Bactroban) cream, excellent topical antibiotic for scrapes and cuts. Cirprofloxin (Cipro) 500mg tablets for travelers' diarrhea and for urinary tract infections. Loperamide (Lomotil) or Immodium for diarrhea. Acetazolamide (Diamox) 125 or 250mg tablets for alltitude sickness. Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) 200mg tablets for altitude headaches, sprains, aches, etc. Excedrin for headaches. Acetaminophen (Tylenol) 325mg tablets for stomach sensitivity.
This above list is only an advice for you. While you are required to bring everything on this list, there are numerous options, brands. If you have questions please email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
We submitted a proposed Annapurna itinerary to multiple guiding companies. After receiving responses from the various companies, we chose Wilderness Excursion. It was the most responsive to our specific requests for our trip to Nepal. In planning our trip, Pradip Tamang was excellent in responding to our questions and preparing us for the trek. Pradip was also our guide. He was an outstanding guide in numerous ways. He was extremely knowledgeable about the sites and particular mountains we saw on ...
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