Rcgs: Highlights Of Nepal With Javier Frutos

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Departing on April 6, 2020.

Details

Duration: 12 Days
Starts in: Nepal
Group Size: 4-15

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Exodus Travels

The original adventure and activity holiday company specializing in cultural, walking, cycling, winter and wildlife adventures.

Itinerary

Start Kathmandu.

Drive to lakeside town of Pokhara, gateway to the Annapurna Range.

Free day in Pokhara; optional excursion to Sarankot for sunrise.

Drive to Khare; trek through forest to Australia Camp (1880m/6168ft); afternoon bird watching walk.

Walk through beautiful terraces to Dhampus with magnificent views of Macchapuchhare and the Annapurnas; return to Pokhara.

Boat across Lake Phewa; short walk to Raniban visiting the World Peace Pagoda en route.

Transfer to Chitwan National Park; afternoon ox-cart ride to a Tharu village

Jeep safari, dugout canoe ride and birdwatching walk around the Chitwan area.

Fly to Kathmandu; drive to medieval Bhaktapur.

Visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square; return to Kathmandu.

Free to explore Kathmandu; optional scenic Everest flight.

End Kathmandu

Additional Information

Journey to the Roof of the World with renowned RCGS photographer and Canadian Geographic Creative Director, Javier Frutos. Nepal has long drawn in active adventurers and explorers from around the world and this special photographic departure will show you why. From photographing glaciers in the Alps to penguins in Antarctica, Javier has extensive experience and will be on-hand to share the secrets to wildlife and nature photography surrounded by some of the most enchanting scenery in the world. This all-encompassing adventure brings you to the best of Nepal, from the cultural meccas of Bhaktapur and Kathmandu and the lakeside town of Pokhara where life takes on a different pace to the incredible wildlife of Chitwan and an introduction to the Annapurnas. Enjoy day walks through picturesque villages in the Annapurna foothills. Search for tigers, rhinos, crocodiles, and sloth bears during safaris by foot, jeep, and dugout canoe. Relax by the lake in Pokhara and watch the sunrise over the sacred Fishtail Mountain. Visit medieval Bhaktapur, known as the best-preserved city in the Kathmandu valley, where local artisans create handmade pottery and monks can be heard chanting in the streets. 

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