Example Itinerary

Hiking the Himalayas: Adventuring through the natural wonders of Nepal

Duration
6 days / 5 nights
Price Per Person
From $11,300
Destinations
Nepal
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Known for its unique culture and untouched nature, Nepal is a country like no other. While its larger cities provide endless historical intrigue for the wandering eye, the charming villages which are scattered abundantly throughout the omnipresent mountains are indeed the most magical elements of this majestic landscape. Begin your journey in colorful Kathmandu, but quickly head straight into the stunningly snowcapped Himalayas for an exploration that is sure to be the experience of a lifetime.

This itinerary is an example. It’s designed to inspire you and provide you with thoughtfully curated ideas. You can choose to do this exact itinerary or completely personalize it. All trips are 100% bespoke.

Highlights

• Fly to the Top of the World: Take a plane into Lukla for what is described as one of the most beautiful — and adrenaline-inducing — flights in the world. In the area, travelers can acclimate in Namche Bazaar in the shadow of the Himalayas.

• Sagarmatha National Park: The Khumbu “gateway” is the path to some of the most famed peaks in the Himalayas and even rare mountain wildlife.

• Chopper to Everest Base Camp: Take a private helicopter ride to Everest Base Camp for views of the most famous peaks on Earth and fly back to the comfortable surrounds of Yeti Mountain Home.

Day-by-Day

Day 1 Kathmandu

Arrive in the stunningly mountainous city of Kathmandu. Enjoy light refreshments as you prepare your documentation for the challenging adventure that awaits you. After, explore the ancient Kathmandu Durbar Square, taking in the impressive architecture once reserved only for those of royal status. Following an inspiring walk through Boudhanath Temple, head to your hotel - we recommend the charming Dwarika’s Hotel - for a relaxing evening.

Day 2 Monjo

After an early breakfast, enjoy a brief flight to beautiful Lukla to begin your mountain adventure. Enter the Khumbu “gateway” and embark on a winding and remote path through towering peaks and tiny villages. After several hours of exploration, end your day in the Yeti Mountain Home in the village of Monjo, indulging your senses with spectacular views while dining on local cuisine.

Everest Region

Day 3 Namche

Enjoy a lovely breakfast and then continue your journey into Sagamartha National Park. Here, embark on a challenging trek up an undulating trail to Namche Bazaar. Catch your breath along the way by stopping amongst quaint and colorful village shops as you progress along this ancient trail. At the end of today’s quest, enjoy a peaceful evening of refreshment and spa luxury in the Namche Yeti Mountain Home.

Day 4 Namche

After a relaxing morning, enjoy guided exploration of this mountainous town. Learn about Namche’s ancient history, and feast your eyes on the chilling trails in the area, which lead all the way to the top of Mt. Everest. Treat yourself to local shopping and a guided walk through a local monastery. Then, return to your Yeti Mountain Home for a night of rest.

Everest Region

Day 5 Kathmandu

Rise early and take a private helicopter ride to Everest Base Camp. Surrounded by the snow-capped Himalayas, this is truly a unique and awe-inspiring experience. Then, return to the Yeti Mountain Home for a delightful champagne breakfast before flying back to Kathmandu. Upon landing, explore the magnificent shopping and architecture of Patan Durbar Square before tucking in for the night in your beautiful Kathmandu hotel.

Day 6 Departure

Rise early and take in the gorgeous nature that surrounds you one last time before heading to the airport. It is time to return home… or to begin your next adventure!

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Price is based on double or twin hotel room occupancy and includes accommodation, transfers, car/driver, English-speaking guide, activities and entrance fees, breakfasts and some casual lunches while touring. Flights and optional special activities will be quoted separately. Most personal expenses, including dinners, alcoholic beverages, spa treatments and gratuities can be paid on the spot while traveling. Prices may vary depending on season, choice of accommodation and other factors.

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With Remote Lands you'll travel with people who have made Asia the solitary focus of their own lifelong adventure. As our guest, in the continent that our north American founders Catherine and Jay have adored and explored for decades, you'll discover Asia on a journey that is completely, authentically your own, adapted from our own remarkable experiences and adventures over the years.

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