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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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Holiday Inn, Aerocity: Delhi, 1 nights
Type: Hotel

Description: You'll receive a warm welcome as you step into the cool Lobby of Holiday Inn, Aerocity. The hotel is 10 minutes drive from the international airport

Contact info:
Asset Area 12 Hospitality District Aero City
New Delhi, 110037 India
phone: +91 11 42222000
web: http://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/new-delhi/delap/hoteldetail

Room amenities: Bathrobe, Hairdryer, Mini Bar, Coffee Maker, Standard Internet service is free for all guests

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

Check in time: 2:00 PM

Crowne Plaza Hotel Kathmandu Soaltee: Kathmandu, 3 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
PO Box 97 Tahachal
Kathmandu, Nepal
phone: +977-1-4273999
web: www.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/cp/1/en/hotel/KTMNP/welcome?start=1

Room amenities: Cable / Satellite TV, Coffee/Tea Maker, Mini Bar, High-speed Internet Access, Wireless Data Connection, Electrical Adapters Available,Phone, Bathtub, Hairdryer, Private Bathroom, In Room Safe, Individually Controlled Air Conditioning

Facility amenities: Health & Fitness Center (On-Site), Housekeeping & Laundry Services, Travel Services, Foreign Currency Exchange, Entertainment & Recreation, Sauna and Steam bath, Barbeque Grills, Outdoor Pool, Casino, Hotel Shops, Business Center

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: yes
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services for more information.

Temple Tree Resort and Spa: Pokhara, 1 nights
Type: Boutique Hotel

Description: Temple Tree Resort & Spa is a boutique hotel combining western standards with the distinctive architecture and culture of Nepal’s Western Himalayas. Named after the fragrant temple tree plant frangipani found here, we offer a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere, privacy when preferred and attentive service. Nestling close by Fewa Lake in the Pokhara Valley, Temple Tree is framed by the foothills and majestic peaks of the Annapurna Mountain Range. The air here is pure and clean, and the sub-tropical climate warm and pleasant. Temple Tree comprises two storey individual cottages, finished in hand-cut stone and featuring beautifully-decorated timber struts and pillars. Each room has a private balcony with pergola looking on to a lush garden centred on an ancient tree formed from three interlocking trunks. This tree is believed to be inhabited by local deities and continues to be ritually offered flowers and perfumes to this day.

Contact info:
Gaurighat, Lakeside 6
Phewa Lake
Pokhara, Nepal
phone: +x
web: www.templetreenepal.com/

Room amenities: Internet access-wireless (complimentary)

Facility amenities: Bar/pub; Restaurant; Wi-Fi in public areas; Business center; Safety deposit boxes; Laundry service/dry services; Outdoor pool; Spa; Garden

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.

Temple Tree Resort and Spa: Pokhara, 1 nights
Type: Boutique Hotel

Description: Temple Tree Resort & Spa is a boutique hotel combining western standards with the distinctive architecture and culture of Nepal’s Western Himalayas. Named after the fragrant temple tree plant frangipani found here, we offer a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere, privacy when preferred and attentive service. Nestling close by Fewa Lake in the Pokhara Valley, Temple Tree is framed by the foothills and majestic peaks of the Annapurna Mountain Range. The air here is pure and clean, and the sub-tropical climate warm and pleasant. Temple Tree comprises two storey individual cottages, finished in hand-cut stone and featuring beautifully-decorated timber struts and pillars. Each room has a private balcony with pergola looking on to a lush garden centred on an ancient tree formed from three interlocking trunks. This tree is believed to be inhabited by local deities and continues to be ritually offered flowers and perfumes to this day.

Contact info:
Gaurighat, Lakeside 6
Phewa Lake
Pokhara, Nepal
phone: +x
web: www.templetreenepal.com/

Room amenities: Internet access-wireless (complimentary)

Facility amenities: Bar/pub; Restaurant; Wi-Fi in public areas; Business center; Safety deposit boxes; Laundry service/dry services; Outdoor pool; Spa; Garden

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

Kasara Jungle Resort: Chitwan National Park, 2 nights
Type: Lodge

Description: Local right outside Chitwan National Park in the town of Kasara near the Raptir River. There are 35 bungalows all with twin beds and two other cottages each having two twin rooms. All the wwin beds will be adjustable to make it one bed for those who require Double (king) bed.

Contact info:
Kasara, Jagatpur
Chitwan National Park, Nepal
phone: +xxx
Room amenities: Luggage rack, Dresser, Desk, Phone, AC/Heat, Walk in Shower, Hair Dryer in room, Toiletries, Safe in room, coffee maker, hairdryer in room,

Facility amenities: Lobby, swimming pool, restaurant, wi-fi Internet in Room, Restaurant and other areas within the Hotel Compound, laundry service, currency exchange.

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

Crowne Plaza Hotel Kathmandu Soaltee: Kathmandu, 1 nights
Type: Full Service Hotel

Contact info:
PO Box 97 Tahachal
Kathmandu, Nepal
phone: +977-1-4273999
web: www.ichotelsgroup.com/h/d/cp/1/en/hotel/KTMNP/welcome?start=1

Room amenities: Cable / Satellite TV, Coffee/Tea Maker, Mini Bar, High-speed Internet Access, Wireless Data Connection, Electrical Adapters Available,Phone, Bathtub, Hairdryer, Private Bathroom, In Room Safe, Individually Controlled Air Conditioning

Facility amenities: Health & Fitness Center (On-Site), Housekeeping & Laundry Services, Travel Services, Foreign Currency Exchange, Entertainment & Recreation, Sauna and Steam bath, Barbeque Grills, Outdoor Pool, Casino, Hotel Shops, Business Center

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

Elevator: Yes

Additional nights after: yes
Please contact Road Scholar Travel Services for more information.



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.

Our Value Promise To You

You won't find a better value.

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

Ratings

4.9
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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