Trekking in Nepal: The Height of Adventure in the Himalayas
On a trek through the Himalayan foothills alongside naturalists, discover unique wildlife, pristine reserves, ornate temples, flower-filled forests and fascinating local culture.
Program No. 20336RJ
15 days
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Getting There
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At a Glance

Trek on ancient trails to see the awesome Himalayas up close, visit remote temples and monasteries and meet the villagers who live in this challenging environment. Plus enjoy an elephant experience in a spectacular national park and explore the sacred treasures of Kathmandu Valley.
Activity Level
Outdoor: Challenging
Hiking up to 10 miles (5 hours) daily on mountain trails with some steep ascents and many stone steps. Elevations of 6,600 feet.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Explore Kathmandu’s ornate temples and meet with students from the local university.
  • Hike the foothills of the awesome Annapurna massif, a section of the Himalayas that boasts three of the world’s ten highest peaks.
  • Naturalists lead your discovery of Chitwan National Park, home to the Bengal tiger and Indian Rhinoceros.

General Notes

Looking to extend your stay? This program has a post-extension, program 22884: Iconic Bhutan, on corresponding dates. Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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