Explore the local Gurung villages of the Royal trek.
Collect the best views of Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna South, terraced fields, lakes, including mountains.
Visit the less crowded trekking route in Nepal.
Explore the beautiful lakes of Begnas and Phewa Lakes.
Explore the best city in Nepal- Pokhara city.
The Royal Trek is one of the best short trekking around Pokhara valley. The fascinating trekking offers to get closer to the foothills of Annapurna mountain range, around the northern belt of Pokhara valley. The name Royal trek was given after the visit of Prince Charles and the group back in the early eighties. One of the shortest and finest trekking offers to explore the local hillside and the local villages of the Gurung people.
The wonderful trek also offers to get closer views of the Annapurna mountain range and plus Langtang mountain ranges as well. The major mountains that can be seen during the trekking are Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna South, terraced fields, lakes, including mountains, such as Fishtail, Langtang, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and Lamjung. The inclusion of Begnas Lake makes the trekking even more interesting. Suited for beginners, the trekking is well suited for family trekkers. Pokhara the city of lakes is another major highlight of the trekking.
The best time to trek the Royal trek route is spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November). Although the Royal trek can be done round the year.
Day 1 : Arrive in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)
You arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport. Glacier Nepal treks representative welcomes you at the airport and takes you to the hotel by privet vehicle. After a short rest, You will meet the guide at our office. You may have some questions about trekking he will give you answer to the question. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 : Kathmandu to pokhara by tourist bus 6-7 hrs.
Kathmandu to Pokhara Drive (Around 6- 7 hours) After having breakfast in the morning we drive to Pokhara by tourist bus. It takes around 6- 7 hours to reach Pokhara from Kathmandu. You can also take the flight which takes about 30 minutes and in the remaining time, take your time to explore Pokhara city and Lakeside. We stay overnight at Pokhara.
Day 3 : Pokhara to Kalikasthan (1,370m/4,496ft): 1 hr drive, 4-5 hrs trek
After breakfast, a short drive to Bijayapur. Our trek started walking flat for an hour next river bank and rice field, after crossing the bridge ascend to Kalikasthan. Enjoying the view of mountains and jungle. Overnight at Kalikasthan
Day 4 : Kalikasthan to Syaklung (1,730m/5,675ft):5-6 hrs
After breakfast, trek short uphill to reach the teahouse, we have a short drink break you will see an amazing view of the Annapurna range and Langjum hHmal. after a couple of hours walk to arrive at Syaklung. Overnight at Syaklung.
Day 5 : Syaklung to Chisapani (1,550m/5,084ft): 5-6 hrs
After breakfast, we start trek to Chisapani through Gurung village and rhododendron jungle From Chisapani you will see the best view of the Himalayas. You will see Dhaulagiri to the west of Annapurna Overnight at Chisapani.
Day 6 : Chisapani to Pokhara
Today we trek down to Rupatal and climb to reach Sundare Danda. after the short walk down to Begnas Tal and enjoying an hour of boating, we drive to Pokhara. you have plenty of time to explore Pokhara. Devi's falls, world peace pagoda, mountain museum, Tibetan refugee camp, etc. overnight at Pokhara.
Day 7 : Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus 6-7 hrs.
From Pokhara to Kathmandu Drive we have to leave our hotel at 7 am after breakfast and the bus leaves at 7:30 am from the Tourist Bus Park. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you can utilize your time for last-minute shopping or you can explore the city. We celebrate the Farewell Dinner together with us and spend overnight at the hotel.
Day 8 : Final Departure
This is your final day in Nepal. Glacier Nepal treks representative will drop you at Tribhuwan international airport by privet vehicle. Home sweet home.
What is included?
All airport and hotel transfers with private transportation.
Two nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu with Breakfast.
Two nights’ accommodation in Pokhara with Breakfast.
By tourist bus Kathmandu to Pokhara and back to Kathmandu.
By jeep or taxi from Pokhara to Kalikasthan and back to Pokhara from Chisapani.
Tea House/ Lodge accommodation including meals Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner during trek.
Government License holder trekking guide.
Coverage of guides and porter's meals, insurance, salary, lodging, transportation and
Other necessary equipment.
Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) card fee and ACAP Fee.
All Government and Local Taxes.
Minus 20 sleeping bags and duffle bags need to return after trekking.
Farewell Dinner after trekking.
What isn't included?
Nepal entry visa.
Lunch and Dinner at Kathmandu.
Extra night at Kathmandu or Pokhara.
Trekking (because of any reason) prior to the plan scheduled itinerary.
Personal nature of expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, and battery recharge.
Shopping and hot shower during the trek.
Laundry, extra porters, beverages, etc.
Personal clothing and gear.
Tips for guide and porters.
Additional costs or delays caused by management out of control like landscape, bad weather conditions, in case of itinerary modification with a view to safety concerns, illness,
Change of government policy, political instability raises strikes, moments, etc.