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Remote, Remarkable and Relaxing: Exploring the Himalayas of Nepal

Duration
10 days / 9 nights
Price Per Person
From $13,800
Interests
Off The Grid, Glamping
Destinations
Nepal
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Known for its ancient way of life and pristine natural beauty, Nepal is a country like no other. While its larger cities provide endless entertainment for any visitor, the historic villages scattered abundantly throughout the omnipresent mountains are indeed unique elements of this effervescent 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

• 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.

• Hike the Himalayas: After flying into Lukla for one of the most beautiful and adrenaline-inducing flights in the world, travelers hit the Himalayan trails through Sagamartha National Park to see Namche Bazaar and villages such as Tyangboche and Pangboche.

• The Sky in Style: Despite the sometimes difficult trekking, the Yeti Mountain Home lodges provide world-class comfort and are among the highest altitude hotels in the world — with some of the best views.

Day-by-Day

Day 1 Kathmandu

Let your excitement build as you land among the magnificent mountains of Kathmandu. Meet our knowledgeable representative and be transported to the charming and traditional Dwarika’s Hotel for a peaceful night after a long day of a travel.

Day 2 Monjo

Rise early and enjoy a brief flight to the beautiful town of Lukla to begin your amazing journey at the effervescent Khumbu ‘gateway’. As you walk, take in the local way of life and breathe the fresh, mountain air as you make your way into the wooded village of Monjo. Then, relax and dine on local cuisine in your Yeti Mountain Home.

Everest Region

Day 3 Namche Bazaar

After breakfast, continue your adventure into Sagamartha National Park and up into the stunning mountain village of Namche. Enjoy stops along the way for shopping and photography. Once today’s journey is finished, spend a peaceful and luxurious evening at the Yeti Mountain Home, sipping warm beverages and indulging in spa treatments.

Day 4 Namche Bazaar

Enjoy a relaxing morning taking in the pristine panoramic views. Then, engage in a guided exploration of the area, seeing Nepal’s most majestic mountains and peering up trails that lead to the top of Mt. Everest. Later, engage with the charming village locals as you browse the markets and walk through an ancient monastery before retiring to your Yeti Mountain Home for the evening.

Everest Region

Day 5 Tyangboche

Take on the next part of your adventurous journey as you follow a hilly trail through the pine-forested mountains and into the stunning village of Tyangboche. Once here, take in amazing views of Ama-Dablam, the largest Buddhist monastery in the region. Sleep overnight in a humble lodge in this wonderful piece of paradise.

Day 6 Pangboche

Enjoy a day of fantastic photo opportunities and immense exploration of natural beauty. First, challenge yourself with a steep and shaded hike toward the famous monastery of Tengboche. Then, continue along a forested path, past an architecturally glorious nunnery, and across a lovely bridge to the gorgeous village of Pangboche. Here, reward your efforts with a luxurious evening spent in the Everest Summit Lodge.

Everest Region

Day 7 Phortse Thanga

After a delicious breakfast surrounded by tranquil wilderness, descend a series of superb switchbacks gradually growing closer to the Dudh Kosi River. Cross the river on a picturesque suspension bridge and spend the evening at a local lodge.

Day 8 Syangboche

Adventure down a remote and challenging trail to the Everest View Lodge. Take in the majestic mountain views of the Thamserku and Tawoche peaks as you immerse yourself further into the wilderness. Once at the bottom, enjoy a night at a charming guest house.

Trekking

Day 9 Kathmandu

Create memories of a lifetime as you rise early and embark on a private helicopter ride to the revered Everest Base Camp. If the weather permits, experience the highest viewpoint of Mt. Everest, a truly unique opportunity. Then, stop over at the Yeti Mountain Home to indulge in a champagne breakfast, before flying back to Kathmandu and spending a relaxing evening in your nearby hotel.

Day 10 Departure

After a light breakfast spent taking in local culture and incredible scenery, pack your bags and return to the airport. It is time to head home… or to embark on your next journey!

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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