Day 1: Arrival Kathmandu
Upon arrival in the Kathmandu airport the guests will be greeted by a representative from Amazing Himalaya Trekking and transferred to their hotel. After checking in, they will have free time to rest or can enjoy the walk around the city. Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Sightseeing of historical and spiritual sites
We start the tour after an orientation. Today is the first day of exploring Nepal. The tour includes historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu valley, which are also listed in the World Heritage Sites and includes the Kathmandu Durbar Square,the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupatinath and the Swyombhunath (Monkey Temple). Overnight stay at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 3: Kathmandu– Trishuli River Rafting – Chitwan/ Bandipur
After breakfast,the guests will check out of the hotel around 7:30 am. We then drive south-west of Kathmandu on our way to Chitwan on the Kathmandu – Pokhara highway. If the weather is clear, the guests will have chance to see the beautiful Himalayan range, ranging from Langtang, Ganesh, Himalchuli, Manaslu, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. On reaching Fishling, whichis the starting point of rafting on Trishuli River, the river guide will explain about the river safety and equipment.The guests will be rafting on Trishuli for about 3 hrs. and then drive for rest of the time.After we reach Chitwan,the guests will check into the respective hotel/ resort and rest. In the evening, guests will take part in jungle activities during their stay in Chitwan.Overnight at hotel in Chitwan.
Day 4: -5- 6: Service Project at School / Community
The service project is based in a local village community of Nepal. Support is only offered where a viable request has been made by a community or if they really need a support. As a part of service, the guests will regularly work alongside with community members and hired laborers. Following services will be performed during this period:
- Community and school maintenance.
- Teaching and education
- Women’s education and empowerment.
- Environment awareness activities.
- Medical health &sanitation program.
Day 7: Drive to Lumbini
Our most waited tour begins towards Lumbini, the birth place of Lord Buddha (Siddhartha Gautama). The guest will get chance to explore local village around Lumbini in late afternoon. Overnight stay at hotel in Lumbini.
Day 8: In Lumbini spending time with young monks
In Lumbini, today we visit Maya Devi Temple which is the location where Buddha was born. We then visit the World Peace Pagoda Stupa and see monasteries built by different countries.
After sight-seeing, we go back to hotel for the lunch and then visit a monastery with young monks where the guests will have chance to learn about the monk’s experiences, play soccer with them, and teach English through games and activities that we design.
Day 9: Fly back to Kathmandu
Students will be transferred to the airport. After flying back to Kathmandu, we drive to Bhaktapur which is the cultural capital of Nepal. The living heritages in Bhaktapur displays the vibrant depth of the Newari culture. We begin by visiting the pottery market, the famous peacock window, as well as the five-storied Nyatapola temple. Nyatapola is the highest pagoda temple in Nepal. This is also considered the best city to buy gifts for family and friends. After the sight-seeing, we drive back to Kathmandu for a farewell dinner.Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 10: Transfer to airport for your final departure
Depending on the guest’s flight departure time, they can spend the morning shopping in Thamel.