Nepal Cultural Tour 9 Days

Nepal is culturally diverse country. Nepal has its different and unique culture as each part of Nepal has its own culture settings. Nepal is decorated by different caste, religion, languages, custom with the most scared and religious sites, historical monuments. The best places to visit are Pashupatinath, Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Lumbini, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktakpur Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square etc… One can find the different taste of culture in each and every place.  The belief of the people varies from place to place out here.

 

Trip day to day itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu,

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing pre- Treks (1350m)

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,800m) -30 munities, trek to Phakding (2,640m) -3 to 4 hours

Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,430m) -5 to 6 hours

Day 05: Acclimatization in Namche Bazaar and visit Khumjung Village (3,790m)

Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3,867m) -5 to 6 hours

Day 07: Tyangboche to Dingboche (4,300m) -5 to 6 hours

Day 08: Acclimatization day at Dingboche

Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4,930m) -5 to 6 hours

Day 10: Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,140m) - 3 hours & Everest Base Camp (5,364m) -2 to 3 hours

Day 11: Gorakshep to Kalapather (5,550m) -2 hours & Stroll back to Pheriche (4,240m) -5 to 6 hours

Day 12: Pheriche to Tyangboche (3867m) - 4 to 5 hours

Day 13: Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar (3430m) - 4 to 5 hours

Day 14: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,800m) - 6 to 7 hours

Day 15: Fly back to Kathmandu.

Day 16: Farewell friend day in Kathmandu (1,350m)

Day 17: final Departure to your Destination

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu,
Upon arrival at international airport meet assist and transfer to the Hotel (star category, very nice and centrally located at Thamel), take rest and free at afternoon.

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing pre- Treks (1350m)
Our Tour Guide led you explore around Kathmandu valley for the sight seen. Have explore historical and spiritual attractions; including the historic Kathmandu Durbar Square; the House of Living Goddess "Kumari" and Kasthamandup temple" Said that was built from single tree in 16th century, Big bell-Big drams, Erotic carving in old temple, old palace etc.

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,800m) -30 munities, trek to Phakding (2,640m) -3 to 4 hours
Early in the morning fly Kathmandu to Lukla (30 to 40 min) then final preparations for the trekking.

Day 04: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3,430m) -5 to 6 hours
The trail follows the Dodh Kosi River banks and reaches in Tok Tok. You can see excellent views of Thamserku peak from here. Then trail climbs to Chomoa, site of an agricultural project farm, still trail climbs to Monju (2,840m) and enters the Sagarmatha National Park Area (1,148 sq km, established in 1976).

Day 05: Acclimatization in Namche Bazaar and visit Khumjung Village (3,790m)
After having late breakfast walk for the sightseeing around Namche Bazaar then hike to the Everest View Hotel. The ideal place to overview some of the outstanding mountains such as Mt.Everest, Nupste, Ama Dablam, Kangtegha, Thamserku, kusum khangru, khongde and Khumbi yu La etc.

Day 06: Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3,867m) -5 to 6 hours
After breakfast we start our trek with pleasant walk trail through the forest with magnificent view of mountains until Kenjoma, where the trail joins from Khumjung. After pass the small settlement Sanasa the trail drops towards Phunki Thanga (3,250m). Then it climbs steeply through forests on the Tangbuche monestary sits at 3,867m. The view from here is rightly deemed to be one of the worlds magnificent; Kwangde, Tawachee, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse Ama Dablam, Kantega and Thamserku provide a stimulating panorama of Himalayan view. Stay overnight in Tengboche.

Day 07: Tyangboche to Dingboche (4,300m) -5 to 6 hours
After breakfast, trail descends down from Tengboche, through the rhododendron forest to Deboche and crossing a bridge over the raging Imja Khol River. The trail for Dingbuche follows the climbing route of Island peak and Phokalde peak etc. It is gateway to Chukung and farther beyond for the most challenging traverses towards Makalu area and Hinko Valley via Sherpani col (6,100m) and Amphu Laptsa pass( 5,780m) trips.

Day 08: Acclimatization day at Dingboche
On this day you may have full day rest or there are some places where you can go for a day hike; up to Chhukung(4,730m) for acclimatization (point of climbing famous Island peak) or climb up to Nagarjun Peak about two hours offer view of Imjatse Valley with Dingbuche village and Mt.Makalu(8,463m), Ama Dablam, Island peak etc. And back to Dingboche for overnight.

Day 09: Dingboche to Lobuche (4,930m) -5 to 6 hours
After your complete acclimatization, the trail heading you gradually climb up until Duglha offering stunning views of Tawachee and Cholatse.From Duglha trail directly up to the Khumbu Glacier for an hour, then left into the memorial area before reaching the village of Lubuche. In this stage the effects of the altitude will be kicking in and you can expect colder nights.

Day 10: Lobuche to Gorakshep (5,140m) - 3 hours & Everest Base Camp (5,364m) -2 to 3 hours
After breakfast the trek continues gently climb and sometime direct ascent to nearby glacier. The trail goes to Gorakshep is rocky and windy but it offers the good view of Mt. Pumori and there are beautiful views of the Everest Base camp and glacier with scenic view.

Day 11: Gorakshep to Kalapather (5,550m) -2 hours & Stroll back to Pheriche (4,240m) -5 to 6 hours
Very in morning climb up 2 hour on our pace Kalapather for 360 degree view of the mountain peaks. When reaching the top, you will feel joyful as you achieve the moment that you been dreaming, since the planning of your journey.

Day 12: Pheriche to Tyangboche (3867m) - 4 to 5 hours
Today you can fell easer heading downhill to a lower elevation from Pheriche the walk is pleasant all the way to Tyangboche.

Day 13: Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar (3430m) - 4 to 5 hours
After breakfast the trail goes down through forest with pine, Jupiter, rhododendron and some few magnolia and birch trees with a great memory after crossing the suspension bridge over the Dudh Koshi River trek onwards to the Sanasa and re-tracks to Namche bazzar for stay overnight.

Day 14: Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2,800m) - 6 to 7 hours
After a long walk we'll have long last day trek back to Lukla today, we descend the long way before cross the bridge and further walk to Monju and stop in Phakding for lunch. We will remind again enjoying the lush green scenery around and passing through the incredible mountain scenery and local Sherpa village until Lukla.

Day 15: Fly back to Kathmandu.
Normally, the flight for Kathmandu is morning due to the wind in afternoon; sometime the flight time can be delayed due to bad weather and other reason beyond our control. Anyway we will fly back to Kathmandu and your guide will transfer to hotel then you may have time to relax after long journey and take back your breath and rest at your hotel rest of day.

Day 16: Farewell friend day in Kathmandu (1,350m)
In this pleasant day you may have full day at leisure either relax at hotel or explore the around Thamel. Today is day of ending your journey, so we would like offer you farewell dinner in Nepali typical Restaurant and hand over you Trip Certificate, Trekking Permit and TIMS Card for memory of Nepal trip.

Day 17: final Departure to your Destination
Today is free or last minute shopping for souvenirs or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until departure flight/drive. Our assist will be transfer to the International Airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination.

Service Details

Cost Include(s)

  1. Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
  2. Standard accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu.
  3. Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private car / van / bus according your trip.
  4. All your standard Meals during the trek.
  5. Best available Guesthouses accommodation during the trek.
  6. Local Sherpa licensed English speaking Guide. We have some other languages guide as your require.
  7. The required number of local staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek.
  8. Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all staff.
  9. Everest National Park permits.
  10. Down Jacket, duffel/kit bag and sleeping bag by Outshine Adventure Trekking.
  11. Airfare from Kathmandu – Lukla - Kathmandu including airport departure tax in Kathmandu and Lukla airport.
  12. Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu.
  13. All our government taxes

Cost Exclude(s)

  1. Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu.
  2. Your travel insurance.
  3. International airfare and airport departure tax.
  4. Nepal entry visa fee (US$ 40 per person) you obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Airport Kathmandu with 2 passport size photos.
  5. Alcoholic, cold and hot drinks, laundry.
  6. Personal trekking Equipments.
  7. Tips for trekking staff and driver--Tipping is expected.
  8. Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.

Trip FAQs

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Symptoms:- Running nose, Dizziness, Sleeplessness, Occasional loss of appetite and Periodic breathing.

The normal AMS and its symptoms: -

Guess! It may occur to you as well but do not worry as this is common to everyone.

Symptoms:- Running nose, Dizziness, Sleeplessness, Occasional loss of appetite and Periodic breathing.




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Trip Name: Nepal Cultural Tour 9 Days
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Total Days: 9
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Trip Grade: Easy
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