In the eyes of the Machhapuchre
From 1138 $ per person
Just next to the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri massifs, and to the magnificient sacred peak of Machhapuchre, that we’ll see during the whole trek, this exclusive itinerary allows you not only to go from the hills world with its multi ethnic villages (Gurungs, Magars, Brahmans, Chhetris...) and its terraces cultures, to the vertical immensity of the high mountains, but also to discover an authentic Nepal, walk on tracks only used by Nepalese, far from the lodges and Coca-Cola shops.
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April 27 to May 9
From N/C $ / person
Price a la carte
From $1138 / person (on the bases of 2 travellers)
> Land transfers and transports planed in the program including the filghts Kathmandu - Pokhara, Pokhara - Jomosom, Jomosom - Pokhara, et Pokhara - Kathmandu
> The assistance of a local staff : guide, cook, (and cook helpers for large groups), yak men
> The carrying of the individual and collective material : yaks, carrying the collective and individual camping and cooking material
> Lodging : hotel** in Kathamndu and Pokhara, lodge in Jomosom & in camping during the trekking
> Meals : full board except the meals in Kathmandu & Pokhara
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PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE
> International flights
> International airport taxes
> Meals in Kathmandu
> Admission fees for the visits of temples, monuments, monasteries and museums
> This price doesn’t include the special permit for Mustang. Nowadays : 910 $ for 13 days in the « restricted area », to pay at your arrival in Kathmandu
> Visa fees
> Repatriation assistance
> Drinks and personal expenses
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Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu
Welcome at the airport and transfer to the hotel located in the area of Thamel (city center). Night at the hotel
Day 2 : Kathmandu
Free day. Night at the hotel. Extra charge for a guided visit of Kathmandu (optional).
Day 3 : Flight or bus [7H bus] Kathmandu - Pokhara (800 m)
Whatever the option you take, when arriving in Pokhara, transfer to the hotel. Walk along the lake. Night at the hotel.
Day 4 : Pokhara - Ghachok (1250 m) [2H walk]
By minibus transfer to Hyangia and meeting with the staff of sherpas and porters. Around 2 hours walk lead us to Ghachock, where we visit the school and settle our first camp.
Day 5 : Ghachok - Hile (2110 m) [5H walk]
In the morning 2h30 walk stage: ascent in the north direction, on the mountainside. We go through few gurung villages. Around 2h30 walk stage in the afternoon, in the tropical forest. Camping in a vast clearing.
Day 6 : Hile - Khomein (3200 m) [6H walk]
We arrive at the best altitude for rhododendrons, emblem flower of Nepal. Camping just above the forest.
Day 7 : Khomein - Korchon peak - Crest camp (3800 m) [3/4H walk]
Around 3H walk stage in the morning to the Korchon peak (3680 m). After, we’ll just walk an hour walk to reach the camp on the crest.
Day 8 : Crest camp - Mardi Himal base camp (4200 m) - crest camp (3800 m) [4/5H walk]
Gradual ascent in direction to the Mardi Himal base camp. Slope down by the same path. Camping.
Day 9 : Crest camp - Korchon peak - Tagro (1800 m) [6/7H walk]
Very long slope down. The path plunges in direction to the west of the Korchon peak. Camping on terrasses above the Tagro village.
Day 10 : Tagro - Mardi Khola valley - Pokhara (800 m) [3/4H walk]
Short stage to the Mardi river. Return back to Pokhara in jeep. Camping on the shore of the lake. “End of the trek” evening with the Sherpas and porters staff.
Day 11 : Flight or bus [7H bus] Pokhara - Kathmandu
Whatever the option you take, when arriving in Kathmandu, transfer to the hotel. Night at the hotel.
Day 12 : Kathamandu
Free day. Extra charge for a guided visit of Kathmandu (optional).
Day 13 : Transfer to the airport
Transfer to the airport. End of our services.