Nepal Royal Trek
This is an easy short trek that starts near Pokhara and offers beautiful mountain views complimented by a terraced panorama of hills. It gained its name Royal trek because Prince Charles of the united kingdom walked it along with an entourage of 90 guest, camp followers and staff in 1980. It is not a heavily trekked area allowing the beauty of this secluded area to be fully appreciated.
Day 01: Kathmandu to Pokhara
On the very first day we commence our trek by driving in a tourist bus from Kathmandu to Pokhara which is 200 Kms. away and stay overnight in a hotel in Pokhara.
Day 02: Pokhara to Kalikasthan
On the second day of our trek after having breakfast we drive toBijayapur Khola (Bijayapur river) and start to trek from there. In the beginning we walk about an hour through flat paddy fields and cross the river. After crossing the river the trail starts to ascends toKalikasthan. The lunch will be served on the midway while we climb up. When we get at Kalikasthan we camp on the top of an area of grassy pasture.
Day 03: Kalikasthan to Syaglung. (1100m)
We take the breakfast with the rays of sunlight and start walking through the villages where we get to see the long ridge of the mountain and we can have a very good views of whole Annapurna range from this point of our trek.
Day 04: Syaglung to Chisapani
On the fourth day of our trek we walk through the Gurung village and can admire by the beauty of the rhododendron and sal forest. On the half way through the walk there is a 400 meter descend and 600m ascend to arrive at Chisapani. This is beleived to be the best point to see the whole Himalayan panorama where you can see Dhaulagiri to the west of Annapurna.
Day 05: Chisapani to Pokhara
On the last day of our trek we walk half way down the hill to Rupa tal(Rupa lake) and climb up about 200 meters to arrive at Sundara Danda. After that we walk 15 minutes down to Begnastal (Begnas lake) for an hour boating to catch a bus to get to Pokhara.
Day 06: Pokhara to Kathmandu
We drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by a tourist bus which takes about 7 hours and stay overnight at a hotel in Thamel.
Day 07: Departure Transfer
On this day we drive you to the airport for your final departure.
What is Included in the Cost
Arrival and departure transportation, Kathmandu/Pokhara/Kathmandu by tourist bus, Pokhara/Bijayapur Khola and Begnastal /Pokhara transportation , 2 nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu, 2 nights hotel in Pokhara, in trekking food ( breakfast, lunch and dinner ) with accommodation , trekking permits, TIMS , guide, porters, their food, salary and insurance.
What is Excluded in the Cost
Personal insurance, rescue flight, personal expenses such as bar bill, tips,, any loss arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as accidents, road blockage due to landslides or strike.