Travelers Society: Lets go...trekking & paragliding in the Himalayas!! (October Holidays)

Travelers Society: Lets go...trekking & paragliding in the Himalayas!! (October Holidays)

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Travelers Society Trip Huangpu Shanghai Shanghai
Date:
9/30/2018
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Travelers Society: Lets go...trekking & paragliding in the Himalayas!! (October Holidays)

Travelers Society: Lets go...trekking & paragliding in the Himalayas!! (October Holidays)

9/30/2018
Travelers Society Trip
3000
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Let’s go... trekking & paragliding in the Himalayas!!

 

A Travelers Society original trip.

 

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...

Let’s hit the Himalayas!!


We will be trekking through the most stunning mountain range in the world…

… paragliding down the Himalayas…

…visiting the magnificent Monkey Temple…

…staying in traditional tea houses…

…and much more!!!



Dates:  September 30 - October 7 (during October Holidays)

 

Day  1 – Sunday, September 30

  • Our flight leaves for Nepal (Sept 29 at night),  just the beginning of our amazing Himalayas adventure
  • Welcome dinner

 

Day 2 – Monday, October 1

  • 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

 

Day 3 – Tuesday, October 2

  • 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).
  • Stay overnight in a Ulleri teahouse

 

Day 4 – Wednesday, October 3

  • Early breakfast and continue our trek Ulleri(2020m)-Banthanti(2210m)-Ghorepani(2870m). We will cross a forest alongside snow capped mountains
  • Overnight in a teahouse in Ghorepani

 

Day 5 – Thursday, October 4

  • 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.

 

Day 6 – Friday, October 5

  • 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
  • Overnight in Pokhara

 

Day 7 – Saturday, October 6

  • This is it, we are going paragliding in the Himalayas!!!  Overlooking beautiful lakes and some of the highest peaks in the world
  • Overnight in Pokhara

 

Day 8 – Sunday, October 7

  • In the morning, we will return to Kathmandu (approx. 6 hr ride).
  • Night flight - Catch our flight back home (arrival 10:10 am the next day) (Please book a later flight, if you would like to spend more time exploring Kathmandu.)

 

THIS IS AS AWESOME AS IT GETS!!!


Transportation:

Included - Insured private bus with A/C from Kathmandu to Pokhara (Should the group be less than 8 pax, we will take the public bus)

Not included - Flights to and from Kathmandu

 

Suggested Flights:

Depending on your departure point and schedule.

 

Arrival Flight
September 29 – Arrival in Kathmandu by 12:10 on September 30`

 

Departure Flight
October 7 – Departure from Kathmandu at/after 23:15

 

Estimated Roundtrip Cost: 4,223 RMB.  For specific flight information please contact us.

 

Please book your flights. It’s really easy with www.ctrip.com! They even have an app. (If you need help booking your flights, a booking fee of 150 RMB per ticket will apply, paid directly to the booking agent. Contact information will be sent upon registration.)

 

Meals:

Included - Local specialty meals and simple Himalayan meals during the trek

 

Accommodation:

Included - 7 nights -  Clean double occupancy rooms in 3 star and traditional teahouses are included in the price. Rooms will be booked on a first come first served basis.  If you wish to room alone, the single occupancy fee is an extra 1000 RMB per person total for 7 nights. Please note that single occupancy availability may be limited. (If needed, we can help you find someone to share. Pairings in this case are distributed in order of request submission. If there is an uneven number of travelers, the extra single occupancy fee may apply.)


Price: Book now and get the early bird price of 6,999 RMB or 7,499 RMB if deposit paid after August 30

 

Deposit: 3,000 RMB (included in price)
*Full payment due September 4 . (Registration will be open after this date.)

 

Includes:

Transportation in Nepal, accommodation (double occupancy) , insurance, trekking permits, entrance tickets, admission fees, all meals, welcome dinner, organizing fees, one time paragliding with a professional instructor, scouting and preparations, porter to carry your stuff (10 kg per person), airport pickup and drop off in Kathmandu (with  recommended flight), a Chinese/English speaking guide, local guide, a trip of a lifetime and lots of fun!!!

 

Does not include:

Flight to/from Kathmandu, visa fee (around 40 USD), drinks (alcoholic & non alcoholic), tips, other personal expenses

 

What you need to bring:

PASSPORT, camera/gopro, sunscreen, backpack, toiletries, small daypack, sunglasses, trekking sticks, water bottles, iodine pills to disinfect water, crampons

 

Cancellation & Disclaimer:

If the traveler decides to cancel, s/he can get refund of the deposit (a small cancellation fee may apply) up to February 28 and no refund after that. The schedule may be adjusted due to weather conditions, unforeseeable events, etc. For complete information please refer to www.travelers-society.com/terms-conditions.

 

Where do I get my Nepali visa?

There is a Nepali consulate in Shanghai where you can get your visa within a week. Some nationalities can get their visa on arrival.

 

How difficult is the trek?

The trek can accommodate any level of trekker, from beginner to advanced. It is not considered a difficult trek, but a minimum level of fitness is recommended.

 

Is Nepal safe?

Yes, Nepal is considered a safe destination.

 

This is it… Your opportunity to take a trip of a lifetime!!!

 

Have a question?

email us: info@travelers-society.com

or add our individual Wechat account: ID: travelers-society

Notice

Dates:  September 30 - October 7 (during October Holidays)

 

Price: Book now and get the early bird price of 6,999 RMB or 7,499 RMB if deposit paid after August 30

 

Deposit: 3,000 RMB (included in price)
*Full payment due September 4 . (Registration will be open after this date.)

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Travelers Society: Lets go...trekking & paragliding in the Himalayas!! (October Holidays)

Venue:
Travelers Society Trip
Travelers Society Trip Huangpu Shanghai Shanghai
Date:
9/30/2018
Choose session:
This product is only available as a E-ticket