Exploring Annapurna

A six days relaxing tour to explore the Himalayan range of Nepal – including Annapurna and Mount Everest via mountain flights and easy trek.

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The itinerary

Day 01: Arrive – KATHMANDU – NAGARKOT (32KM) (D)
Upon arrival, meet and transfer to Nagarkot. The sunrise and sunset from this popular hill resort present you the breathtaking view of the Eastern Himalayan Range including Mt. Everest, which can be seen on a clear day. It is a scenic drive with lots of lovely quaint little houses and paddy fields which takes about one and half hours. Upon arrival, check in Resort, welcome drinks followed by briefing. Late afternoon enjoy a relaxing short nature walk and catch the gorgeous sunset. Evening dinner.

Day 02: NAGARKOT – POKHARA (232KM) (B,L,D)
Awake in the morning to the cold but stunningly spectacular sunrise over Nagarkot Hill. The first ray of the sun firing the peak glimmering red, slowly lighting the Himalaya range. Mt Everest in the Far East and Langtang and the Dhaulagiri peak in the west.

After breakfast drive to Pokhara (900m) another popular tourist destination. The Annapurna and the famous Machhapucchare (Commonly known as Fishtail Mountain) tower over the tropical setting of Pokhara. The Dhaulagiri and Manaslu ranges, each with peaks over 8000 m, can be seen from Pokhara. Drive takes about 7 hours. Upon arrival, check-in to hotel. Free at leisure walk around lake side bazaar for some delightful shopping bargains. Late afternoon boating at scenic Lake Fewa and visitBarahi Temple in the middle of the lake. Evening dinner.

Day 03: POKHARA-SARANGKOT-POKHARA (B,L,D)

Annapurna flight
Early morning, drive up to Sarangkot (1200m) sunrise view point for 30 minutes. Expect a very spectacular view of sunrise over the whole Annapurna range including the Machhapucchare of height close to 7000m. After sunrise, drive back to Pokhara for breakfast. After breakfast, visit Tibetan Refugees’ Camp, Devi’s Fall and Mahadev Gupteswar Cave. Afternoon free at leisure around lakeside bazaar. Evening dinner.

Day 04: POKHARA- Ultra Light Mountain flight tour (North- Central of Nepal) KATHAMDNU (200KM) (B,L,D)

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Ultra Light Mountain flight.
Ultra Light mountain is the way to fulfill one’s imagination by flying in the cloud just like a bird. It is a form of free flight which gives you the rewarding experience of flying that one rarely gets the chance to do. It is a quiet and peaceful experience without fear, floating comfortably in the clouds. Ultra Light Aircraft offers you scenic views and the ability to enjoy the freedom of towering above the earth and gliding through the sky with a bird’s eye view. You will fly above the twisty rivers, breathtaking valleys, ancient, culturally, rich and diverse villages and dense forests, all backed by the Himalayan mountain range. 30-minute flights

After Ultra light mountain flight have breakfast, Drive back to Kathmandu about 6 hours. Late afternoon leisure walk in Thamel, a popular tourist district in Kathmandu Valley and a bustling bazaar which offers a glimpse of Nepal’s vibrant ethnic culture. Evening Dinner.

Day 05: KATHMANDU (B,L,D)

mountain flight kathmandu
After breakfast – city tour visit visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and if you are lucky, you will get a glimpse of the famous Kumari, the world’s only living Goddess. This complex of palaces, courtyards and temples like Hanuman Dhoka Palace, Kumari Ghar (Abode of the Living Goddess), Taleju temple, built between the 12th and 18th centuries, used to be the seat of the ancient Malla Kings of Kathmandu. After that, visit Bouddhanath Stupa, one of the world’s largest Stupa built in the fifth century AD.. It looms 36 meters high and presents one of the most fascinating specimens of stupa design with hundreds of prayer wheels and 108 small images of Buddha all around. All the Buddhist throng to this stupa to take part in the sacred rituals during the Buddhist festivals. Lunch in the city centre.

After lunch free to explore Asan Tol, the colourful local market area and shopping. Evening enjoy asumptuous traditional Nepalese Cuisine with Cultural Performance.

Day 06: KATHMANDU – Mountain flight tour (Mt Everest region) DEPARTURE (B)

mountain flight Everest
Mountain flight is one of the must-see landmarks of Nepal is of course the highest peak in the world – Mount Everest, which is 8848 m (29029 ft.). Besides Mount Everest, there are eight peaks in Nepal which stands above 8000 meter high among the fourteen all over the world. Some of them are Lhotse (8516 m), Nuptse (7855 m), Amadablam (6812 m), Chamlang (7319 m), Makalu (8463 m), Gauri Shankar (7134 m), Langtang Lirung (7234 m), Annapurna (8,091 m), Manasalu (8,136 m), Ganesh (7,429 m), Kanchenjunga (8,586), etc.

One hour Everest Flight takes off from Kathmandu Airport and flies east in modern Jetstream 41 fully pressurized and air-conditioned fleet, where one can see magnificent mountains from a height of around 25,000 feet. A must take tour of the majestic Himalayas. It’s an hour of breathtaking scenic beauty of the Mighty Mountains. It is a sparkling clear journey across the world’s highest peaks, Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga – 3rd highest, Lhoste, Makalu, Cho Oyu, to name just a few including the Tibetan plateau.

You can enjoy a seemingly endless chain of snow capped peaks as you fly above the clouds, over glaciers and lakes, rivers and gorges from your private individual window. The clear, non-tinted window offers a great opportunity to experience and photograph the aerial view of the Kathmandu valley and the landscapes of Nepal.

After mountain flight tour have breakfast, transfer to airport for fly out according to your flight schedule.

Is this trip suitable for you?
This trip is suitable for everyone as it includes walking tours and mountain flights only.

In brief
Annapurna Experience
Duration: 6 Days / 5 Nights
Price: USD 999
Level: easy
Included in price

  • All the private transportation including airport transfer as per above itinerary
  • All the city tour with English speaking tour guide
  • All the accommodation on twin or triple sharing based on 4 stars hotel
  • 1 night Nagarkot resort package
  • All the meals as per above itinerary
  • All the entrance fees


Excluded in price

  • Return international airfare include taxes
  • Nepal visa
  • Travel insurance
  • All alcoholic and other beverages
  • Personal clothing
  • Laundry
  • Telephone bills
  • All personal expenses
  • Liabilities of loss, theft and damages
  • Tips


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