Exploring the terrain of a land is best done on a motorcycle and Nepal is a country with innumerable types of terrain. Nepal is also where the ice – cold, mighty Himalayas meet the lush green tropical region of the Terai plains. For the past few years Nepal has become a popular destination for motorcyclist around the world as it offers views of the magnificent Himalayas, colorful and vibrant cultures, ancient temples and monasteries, jungle safari in search of the elusive tiger and more…
Nepal is one of the richest countries in the world in terms of bio-diversity due to its unique geographical position and variation in altitude. The elevation of the country ranges from 60 meters above sea level to the highest point on earth, Mt. Everest at 8,848 meters, all within a distance of 150 kilometers resulting in climatic conditions from sub-tropical to Arctic.
Starting and ending in Kathmandu, this 11 night / 12 day itinerary is considered to be one of the most comprehensive programme allowing you a touch of luxury with comfortable lodges, mouth watering menu, experiencing the local culture and the breathtaking views of the Annapurnas. The Annapurna Comfort Lodge Trek is especially designed with 4 to 5 hours of easy walking each day. This programme is combined with sightseeing tours of Nepal’s capital city Kathmandu which has it’s amazing history for many centuries, visiting one of the most natural beautiful city of the world, Pokhara. This style of itinerary is designed to be pleasant and easy-going so that you and your family experience full enjoyment. This trip offers an unparalleled breadth of colour and life with luxurious accommodation allowing you time and space to savor the delights and relax into your holiday.
This trip of yours is funfilled to create a lifetime experience in the Himalayas. The tour combines adventure, nature, fun and culture to squeeze out the most from the days you spend in Nepal. Enjoy the boat trip on the Fewa Lake, or bathe with an elephant in a jungle river and follow the wildlife in their natural habitat. Moreover, the tour also covers some of Nepal’s Heritage Sites recognized by the UNESCO as the World Heritage Site. Start the tour with a visit to Kathmandu’s Heritage Sites – Pashupatinath (main temple for the Hindus) and Boudhanath,visit to the medieval city of Bhaktapur famous for their art and architecture .Drive deep into the mountains to the town of Bandipur (Newari village) for a typical mountain experience. Driving further deep, we spend a day at Bandipur and continue our journey to the fantastic Lake City of Pokhara. After making another full day sightseeing of Pokhara, drive to Lumbini – the birthplace of Buddha, stopping by a picturesque town of Tansen on the way. While returning from Lumbini, we stop at Chitwan Jungle and discover why the National Park holds an important place in preserving the wild lives that are rapidly getting extinct from this planet and therefore recognized by the UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. After spending another full day of jungle activities at Chitwan, we return to Bhaktapur for the night and drive to Kathmandu to end the Journey in the Himalayas.
Hidden in the Eastern Himalayas between India and China (Tibet), this kingdom, practically unknown to the outside world, presents a most fascinating yet an untouched natural beauty, unique culture and ancient traditions. Bhutan is truly a SHANGRI-LA, a mythical country hidden deep in the mountains. For centuries isolated, inaccessible and forbidden, this Himalayan Kingdom cautiously opened its borders to visitors. Travelers to Bhutan will experience the enchantment of a pure and exotic land, through its ancient fortresses, monasteries and temples, with their imposing architecture and superb art.
Bhutan is endowed with breathtaking natural beauty, surrounded by sacred mountains, virgin peaks and holy lakes. Bhutan is definitely one of the world’s most exclusive tourist destinations.
The life of mountain dwellers is vastly different from one we lead in the city and is worth having a look at. To look into the heart of the villages of these people we offer an exceptional trek featuring a wide range of spectacular scenery combined with unique cultural encounters with the Sherpa people who inhabit these high altitude regions. The journey begins in the medieval city of Kathmandu, from where a short flight to the beautiful village of Lukla (2800m) will drop us to the heart of the Solu Khumbu region. The trek continues through the lush vegetation of Sagarmatha National Park, with pine forests, rhododendron flowers and an abundance of wildlife, to Namche Bazaar (3440m).A day of rest is necessary in Namche in order to get acclimatized to higher altitudes. The following days trekking will bring us to the village of Tengboche (3930m), home to the highest Buddhist monastery in the world (4100m) and also reputed by photographers as one of the best places to capture the awesome beauty of Mt. Everest (8848m) and its neighboring peaks.We follow the trail to the Sherpa village Khumjung, Edmund Hillary built a hospital nearby in the 1960s and you can see the famous Yeti scalp… and draw your own conclusions as to its authenticity! Then it’s back to Phakding, before descending to Lukla and the spectacular return flight to Kathmandu.
With its enticing side glens, a string of turquoise lakes, Nepal’s biggest glacier and an arc of Snow Mountains, the Gokyo valley is the most attractive in the Khumbu Region. Our Gokyo Lakes and Gokyo RI Trek is an alternative to classical treks in Khumbu that has been specially designed for travelers who are eager to experience the magnificence of the Everest range, while avoiding too much mental and physical stress. The view from Gokyo is exceptionally beautiful and offers more of the legendary mountain than the views from Kalapatthar.This trek explores friendly Sherpa villages, visits monasteries, seeks wildlife and unveils dramatic mountain scenery. We have two days in Kathmandu to experience one of Asia’s most fascinating cities before flying to Lukla, the starting point of our trek. We follow the Dudh Kosi Valley to Namche Bazaar and then trek into Gokyo Valley. The trail ascends gradually and we enjoy a series of short trekking days to ensure proper acclimatization, walking beside the moraines of Ngozumpa Glacier and turquoise lakes to reach our lodge in Gokyo. From here we can climb Gokyo Ri (5360m) to a view of all of the region’s 8000-metre peaks including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho Oyu – a breathtaking panorama. Our return route heads back to Lukla via the beautiful Thyangboche Monastery.
Himalayan Triangle – Nepal / India / Bhutan
The opportunity to visit the bustling bazaars, the Buddhist stupa at Boudhanath, and the Hindu Pashupatinath Temple along with the exciting option to take a scenic flight towards Everest. Flying to Bhadrapur on the Nepali-Indian border and driving down the foothills and tea gardens to the historic and enchanting former British hill station of Darjeeling also known as the queen of the hills is spectacular. Taking a short ride on the famous Toy Train and witnessing the majestic sunrise on the peaks of Everest and Kanchenjunga.
Visiting Sikkim and its capital, Gangtok, where you can explore the famous Rumtek Monastery, the largest in the country, before driving to Kalimpong, previously an important centre for wool trade with Tibet is fascinating.Exploring the Kingdom of Bhutan from Phuntsholing at the border to the capital, Thimphu, where you will wander the Dzongs of this ancient kingdom. Visiting Taktsang (Tigers Nest) a small monastery clinging precariously to a cliff edge in Paro, is a rare opportunity. This structure has become a symbol of a beautiful and mysterious kingdom that very few have experienced.
One of the most popular trekking destinations among solitary trekkers, Makalu Base Camp offers an exceptional opportunity to explore high-altitude terrains, snow-clad landscapes and ethnic Himalayan lifestyle. Our journey begins with an hour-long flight to Tumlingtar whereas the real trek starts from Chichila. The lower reaches of the trail are renowned for their lushness with verdant rhododendron forests whereas the upper reaches of the trail comprise of polished granite cliffs capped by hanging glaciers, overflowing with waterfalls. The 22-day Makalu Base Camp Trek is an ideal choice for avid trekkers and nature enthusiasts who seek solace and tranquility in pristine natural habitat and those who wish to avoid crowds.
Patan and Bhaktapur city day tour is specially designed for travelers who have the limited time in Nepal but still want to explore the natural, cultural and traditional monuments of the cities. Patan (also known as Lalitpur) is the second largest city in Kathmandu valley and shares it border with Kathmandu and Bhaktapur district. Lalitpur has a long Buddhist history and all four corners of the city are marked by the Stupas, believed to have built by the Buddhist emperor Ashoka during 250 BC. Patan durbar square of the central attraction for tourists visiting this traditional and religious city of Lalitpur. The Patan durbar square stands as a symbolic monument of old Newari tradition and culture.
The trip has been designed to take you to places that are most popular to experience in Nepal. Your visit to Nepal is incomplete without the visit of Ghandruk. Our Yoga trek takes you to the Annapurna trekking route which you find yourself in a Shangri-La visiting the trails full of rhododendron forests, beautiful traditional villages of various ethnic communities, cultural and natural landscapes. By staying in locally run lodges, you will be boosting the local economy and helping the smaller businesses.
We will also visit the birth place of “Lord Buddha” who enlightened the entire world with his message of universal peace, compassion and humanity and the city of Pokhara is known as the touristic city of Nepal. It is situated 200km west of the capital city of Kathmandu. The unique natural city offers the magnificent views of the fish tail peak (6993m) has changed Pokhara into the glory of nature. The National Park is a world heritage property. It is a rich natural area in the Terai, the subtropical southern part of Nepal. The park is especially renowned for its protection of One Horned Rhino, Royal Bengal Tiger and Crocodile.
We will start in Katmandu, exploring a culture steeped in history and spirituality, touring some of the religious relics, temples and stupas of both Buddhist and Hindu traditions. Yoga and meditation will be offered each day to help assimilate the daily experiences and unwind from the intensity of a bustling city- a fitting addition in the region where the Yogic tradition began over 5,000 years ago. We then journey high into the Himalayas to the Annapurna region where we will trek, do yoga and meditate daily. Surrounded by idyllic mountains and countryside, free from technology and the intensity of modern society clarity of mind and spirit quickly set in, reconnecting with our soulful side and tapping into strength and power never even imagined. Each day’s trek will be challenging but far from impossible, giving you the opportunity to prove to ourselves how incredibly strong and capable we are.This trip is an amazing opportunity to open up and release limitations while receiving support and good energy from the incredible land and people around us! We will be together in a highly supportive environment to work through our own personal challenges in a safe and comfortable manner. This is an opportunity to see the world and yourself in a whole new light of beauty, power and awe!