Let’s go... Trekking and Paragliding in the Himalayas!

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Straight up, we are doing the coolest trek in the world through the most stunning mountain range this planet has to offer… And if that isn’t enough, we are going to be paragliding over this majestic scenery… This is, certainly, as good as it gets.

It’s time to do what very few travelers have ever had the chance to do…. Enjoy the spectacular views of the Himalayas during this incredible trek and then get an even better perspective from above while paragliding, try some delicious local food, peek into life in remote villages, discover ancient temples… This is a trip of a lifetime…

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Dates: September 30-October 7 (Over the October Holiday)

Day 1 - September 30, Monday
- Our flight arrives in Nepal
- Welcome dinner
- Accommodation: Hotel in Kathmandu (Thamel District)

Day 2 - October 1, Tuesday
- Visit the beautiful Monkey temple in Kathmandu
- Set out for our 300 km journey to the foot of the Himalayas
- Get our trekking permit
- Arrive in Pokhara and chill by a lakeside bar/restaurant
- Accommodation: Traditional Tea House

Day 3 - October 2, Wednesday
- Wake up early and set out to Nayapul, the starting point of our trek
- The hike will take us through the beautiful villages of Nayapul (1070m),
Birethanti (1025m), Tikhedhunga (1540m), Ulleri (2020m). It takes about six hours to trek. In Ulleri, you will catch a glimpse, only the first, of the stunning Annapurna South Peak (7216 m).
- Accommodation: Ulleri Tea House

Day 4 - October 3, Thursday
- Early breakfast and continue our trek Ulleri (2020m)-Banthanti (2210m)-Ghorepani (2870m). We will cross a forest alongside snow-capped mountains
- Accommodation: Tea House in Ghorepani

Day 5 - October 4, Friday
- Early morning trek -1 hr to Poon Hill to catch the sunrise. From there you can see the full magnitude of the Himalayas and some of the highest peaks in the world such as Mt.Dhaulagiri (8172 m), Baraha Shikhar (7647 m), Annapurna South Peak (7216), and Nepal Fishtail Peak.
- After sunrise, we will head back to Ghorepani for breakfast.
- Start our hike, about 4 – 5 hrs, and cross the Rhododendron forest to reach our destination – Tadapani.
- Accommodation: Tea House in Tadapani

Day 6 - October 5, Saturday
- Enjoy breakfast among snowy mountains and watch the sunrise.
- Get ready for our 6-hour trek back to Nayapul through beautiful fields and stunning views of the Himalayas
- Accommodation: Hotel in Pokhara

Day 7 - October 6, Sunday
- This is it, we are going paragliding in the Himalayas!!! Overlooking beautiful lakes and some of the highest peaks in the world
- Accommodation: Hotel in Pokhara

Day 8 - October 7, Monday
- In the morning, we will return to Kathmandu (approx. 6 hr ride).
- Night flight – Catch our flight back home (Please book a later flight, if you would like to spend more time exploring Kathmandu.)

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