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Trekking in Nepal: The Height of Adventure in the Himalayas

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Program #20336RJ
17 Days | 16 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
Meals: 38 total, 14 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 13 dinner

The following meal choices available when requested in advance: Vegetarian.

If you have dietary restrictions due to medical requirements, please call (800) 454-5768, to see if we can accommodate your needs.

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Crowne Plaza Gurgaon: Delhi, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: You'll receive a warm welcome as you step into the cool Lobby of Crowne Plaza Gurgaon. The hotel is 15km from Indira Gandhi International Airport.

Contact info:
Site 2 Sector 29 Opposite Signature Tower - Gurgaon
Delhi, India
phone: +8772701393
web: http://www.crowneplaza.com/hotels/us/en/gurgaon/ndegg/hoteldetail/hotel-room-rates

Room amenities: Bathrobe, Hairdryer, Mini Bar, Coffee Maker, High-speed Internet Access (has a charge)

Facility amenities: Safety Deposit Box available at the front desk. Dry cleaning and Pickup/Laundry. Outdoor Pool. Paid wireless data connection. Health/Fitness Center. Business Center.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Hotel Himalaya: Kathmandu, 3 nights
Type: Boutique Hotel

Description: Whether on business or holiday, each of the 125 rooms at this 4-star property are designed help guests relax in comfort and style. Guests may take advantage of sporting or leisure activities such as tennis courts, pool at this hotel. The hotel blends expert service with state-of-the-art facilities to provide guests with a memorable stay.

Contact info:
P.O. Box 2141
Sahid Sukra Marg, Lalitpur,
Patan, Nepal
phone: +x
Room amenities: Guests will find hair dryer, ironing board, non smoking rooms, internet access – wireless waiting in each room.

Facility amenities: This excellent hotel in Kathmandu also has laundry service/dry cleaning, bar/pub, swimming pool and Wi-Fi in public areas.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: TBD
Please call Road Scholar Travel Services for more details about post/night accomodations.

Shangri-La Village Pokhara: Pokhara, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The Shangri-La Village Pokhara is your ideal accommodation in Pokhara... fabulous mountain views, spacious hotel rooms... stay in the very heart of all that is pokhara. Capturing the casual but stylish lifestyle of Pokhara, subtle and silent service and impeccable attention to detail awaits you on your Pokhara holiday or business trip... our exceptional Shangri-La Village Pokhara offers you a haven for relaxation where colonial charm meets tropical elegance. All rooms with private balconies and mountain views

Contact info:
P.O. Box: 333
Gharipatan
Pokhara, Nepal
phone: +977 61 462222
web: www.hotelshangrila.com/pokhara/

Room amenities: Mini bar, Hair dryer/Shaving mirror, TV with satellite reception, International direct dialing, Tea/Coffee maker in all rooms.

Facility amenities: In total the shangri~La Village Resort has 61 standards rooms, all of which are more or less identical in their boarding capacity and general layout and décor. 24 Hours Money exchange, Safe deposit boxes, 24 Hours Laundry Services, Tea/Coffee Maker facilities, Doctors on call, Shopping arcade, Handicapped Access, Major international Credit Card accepted, Car Rental, Hospitality Desk / Tour Assistance

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Sanctuary Lodge: Birethanti, 1 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: Sanctuary Lodge lies surrounded by a colourful, blooming garden and spacious lawns, over looking the river. 10 simple rooms have warm comfortable beds and down jackets for your use, there is also a fantastic bar area complete with central fire place.

Contact info:
TBA
Birethanti, Nepal
phone: +TBA
Facility amenities: Basic facilities

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Himalaya Lodge: Ghandruk, 2 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: With a view of the massive peaks of Annapurna South (7,219m) and its neighbour Hiunchuili (6,441m) towering over the valley, this lodge is a great location. The sunrise views from here (enhanced by a steaming cup of tea, brought to your door) must be some of the most spectacular in Nepal. The 11 rooms are simple but very comfortable, and the fantastic staff ensures that you are fed (delicious home-made food), watered and very well looked after.

Contact info:
Gandruk
Gandruk, Nepal
phone: +TBA
Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Gurung Lodge: Majguan, 1 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: Five small cottages, each containing 2 separate bedrooms, are spread throughout the terraced lawns. The rooms have lovely high ceilings and simple but very stylish slate bathrooms, as well as fantastic views across the valley and up to the Annapurna Range.

Contact info:
TBA
Tanchock, Nepal
phone: +TBA
Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Basanta Lodge: Dhampus, 1 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: Set on the outskirts of Dhampus, one of the first villages on the Annapurna Circuit treks, this lodge has a large terrace which overlooks the valley back towards Pokhara. Machhapuchhare, or Fishtail Mountain (6,993m), Annapurna II (7,937m) and Annapurna IV (7,525m), form part of a magnificent panorama clearly visible from here (weather permitting, of course!).

Contact info:
Dhampus
Dhampus, Nepal
phone: +TBA
Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Shangri-La Village Pokhara: Pokhara, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: The Shangri-La Village Pokhara is your ideal accommodation in Pokhara... fabulous mountain views, spacious hotel rooms... stay in the very heart of all that is pokhara. Capturing the casual but stylish lifestyle of Pokhara, subtle and silent service and impeccable attention to detail awaits you on your Pokhara holiday or business trip... our exceptional Shangri-La Village Pokhara offers you a haven for relaxation where colonial charm meets tropical elegance. All rooms with private balconies and mountain views

Contact info:
P.O. Box: 333
Gharipatan
Pokhara, Nepal
phone: +977 61 462222
web: www.hotelshangrila.com/pokhara/

Room amenities: Mini bar, Hair dryer/Shaving mirror, TV with satellite reception, International direct dialing, Tea/Coffee maker in all rooms.

Facility amenities: In total the shangri~La Village Resort has 61 standards rooms, all of which are more or less identical in their boarding capacity and general layout and décor. 24 Hours Money exchange, Safe deposit boxes, 24 Hours Laundry Services, Tea/Coffee Maker facilities, Doctors on call, Shopping arcade, Handicapped Access, Major international Credit Card accepted, Car Rental, Hospitality Desk / Tour Assistance

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Temple Tiger Green Resort: Chitwan National Park, 2 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: The resort will feature 15 single and double villas each with its own private balcony overlooking the Chitwan National Park, surrounding Bote villages, the Narayani River and the layout of the resort has been designed to depict a typical jungle safari resort. The thatched roofs of the villas are made from the abundant Siru grass therefore they blend easily into the surroundings. The lodge is located in Amaltari of the Chitwan National Park on the banks of the Narayani river and has close proximity to the National Park a mere half hour boat ride away and to the present Temple Tiger Jungle Lodge.

Contact info:
Outside Chitwan National Park
Chitwan, Nepal
phone: +x
Room amenities: The tastefully decorated rooms with local artifacts have wood floors with throw carpets, a cozy living area and twin/ double bed, the spacious attached bathrooms with solar heated running hot and cold water are a beautiful blend of wood, granite and bamboo (rattan).

Facility amenities: The Resort will feature a central dining area with a large terrace overlooking the man-made lake, a bar and lounge with library cum reading room. The lake will be a feast for bird watching of both resident as well as migratory bird species. The animal sighting will also be far more better and of greater value than other outside lodges. Jungle Activities offered at the Temple Tiger Green Resort will be as follows: ľ Elephant safari ľ Jeep Safari ľ Boat ride on the Narayani river ľ Presentation and lectures on the flora and fauna by senior naturalists ľ Escorted nature walk & bird watching ľ Walks and Excursions to Tharu Village

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Hotel Himalaya: Kathmandu, 1 nights
Type: Boutique Hotel

Description: Whether on business or holiday, each of the 125 rooms at this 4-star property are designed help guests relax in comfort and style. Guests may take advantage of sporting or leisure activities such as tennis courts, pool at this hotel. The hotel blends expert service with state-of-the-art facilities to provide guests with a memorable stay.

Contact info:
P.O. Box 2141
Sahid Sukra Marg, Lalitpur,
Patan, Nepal
phone: +x
Room amenities: Guests will find hair dryer, ironing board, non smoking rooms, internet access – wireless waiting in each room.

Facility amenities: This excellent hotel in Kathmandu also has laundry service/dry cleaning, bar/pub, swimming pool and Wi-Fi in public areas.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: TBD
Please call Road Scholar Travel Services for more details about post/night accomodations.



The prices listed for commercial services and facilities that are not included in the program cost, such as airport shuttles or extra nights lodging, are subject to change without notice. Since Road Scholar cannot guarantee the accuracy of these prices, we strongly suggest contacting the companies directly for the most up-to-date information.

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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
14 nights of accommodations
38 meals: 14 breakfasts, 11 lunches, 13 dinners
8 Expert-led lectures
19 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences

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