Price includes airfares ex Auckland
$NZ 6,795.00 per person share twin
Price is subject to change due to currency fluctuations and/or airline schedules
Minimum numbers apply
(Subject to change)
Day 1: Depart Auckland.
Day 2: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel. (Welcome Dinner)
Day 3: Kathmandu – walking tour to Kathmandu Durbar Square (B)
Day 4: Kathmandu – Bhaktapur. Possible morning for Everest flight. Visit Pashupatinath and Boudhanath, then drive to Bhaktapur (B)
Day 5: Bhaktapur – Balthali. Morning sightseeing in Bhaktapur then drive to Balthali. (B)
Day 6: Balthali – free day. Optional guided walk in preparation for 3-day trek. (B)
Day 7: Balthali – Kathmandu. After breakfast, return to Kathmandu. Visit World Heritage village of Changu Narayan (B)
Day 8: Kathmandu – Rafting. Overnight at riverside camp (B/L/D)
Day 9: Riverside camp – Pokhara. Visit Manakamana Village and temple (B)
Day 10: Pokhara – Begin 3-day trek. Annapurna Eco-village accommodation (B/L/D)
Day 11: Annapurna Eco-village – Dhampus – 2nd day of trek (B/L/D))
Day 12: Dhampus – Pokhara. Afternoon free (B)
Day 13: Pokhara – Begnas Lakes Resort. Visit World Peace Stupa and Devi’s Falls (B)
Day 14: Begnas Lakes – Bandipur (B)
Day 15: Bandipur – Chitwan Wildlife Reserve (B/L/D)
Day 16: Chitwan – full day of jungle activities (B/L/D)
Day 17: Chitwan – Kathmandu. Return flight to Kathmandu. (B)
Day 18: Kathmandu. Alternative morning for Everest flight. Visit Swayambuynath Buddhist Temple (Monkey Temple) and Kathmandu’s third city, Patan. (B)
Day 19: Kathmandu. Free time until our evening departure transfer to the airport. (B)
Day 20/21: in transit – arrive Auckland
Tour Price: The tour price is indicative only, based on quotations available as at 1 October 2019, and eight tour members. It is subject to change until the date of final payment, to reflect any alterations in airfares, taxes, currency fluctuations, etc, that may occur. If the numbers fall below eight participants, the price may need to be recalculated.
Price includes: Airfares Auckland/Kathmandu/Auckland; Internal flight; All accommodation in Nepal (twin share); Sightseeing, entries and services; Tipping of driver, boatman, porters; 3-day, 2-night leisurely grade lodge trek with guide and porters including meals; 3-day, 2-night package at Chitwan Wildlife Reserve including meals; 1-day easy grade rafting package including meals; Welcome and Farewell dinners.
Price does not include: Meals not specified; visas; items of a personal nature; Everest mountain flight (own cost $US240 approx); incidental tipping (i.e. hotel porters, waiters, etc); any expenses related to flight delays in Nepal; travel insurance.
Leadership: The trip will be escorted throughout. It will be Skylark Tours’ fourth tour to Nepal. We have been guided by the same Nepali trekking team each time and can highly recommend this company.
Vaccinations: Nothing is compulsory but it is recommended you consult your GP for advice.
Visa Requirements: Visas are required for Nepal and will be obtained on arrival in Kathmandu ($US40 approx).
$6,795.00 per person share twin ex Auckland