Australian Camp Trek – 2 Days
The Australian Camp trek starts with a drive from Pokhara to Sarangkot (20 mins). From there, you drive to Kande and hike to the Australian Camp (2-3 hrs), which is better known for the unimpeded views of the Himalayan Mountains of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre and Manaslu. It involves the simplest trek in Nepal, no experience required, and no fast walking or snowy travel. It is only a stroll through the village to explore Nepal’s rural lifestyle and culture. You will take in panoramic mountain views, Nepalese village life, and enjoy a beautiful stroll along the jungle. Trekking is easy and typically the elevation is 2500 m. Overnight at Lake Star hotel in Pokhara.
Annapurna Basecamp Trek – 7 Days
Don’t let the lack of time become the excuse to not let you have an extraordinary journey to the Annapurna Base Camp. This 7 days Annapurna Base Camp Trek is a diverse trek that leads through rural Nepali ethnic villages and lush forests to one of Nepalese’s most popular trekking destinations. This tour is great for people who have less time but still want to discover the beauty of Nepal’s peaks.
The tour begins in Pokhara (30 min flight from Kathmandu), where you drive 2.5 hours to Kimche and spend the next 7 days trekking through Ghandruk, Chhomrong, Doban, Annapurna Basecamp, Bamboo, and Jhinu Danda. Discover Nepali villages, Buddhist monasteries, hot springs, and breathtaking views of the mighty Kang, Gangapurna, Annapurna III and Mahhapuchhare.
Nepal Trip with Chitwan Jungle Safari and Trishuli River Rafting – 14 Days
This trip will take you on a multi-activity adventure through the Himalayas – rafting, jungle safari and trekking in the hills of Annapurna. The trek is Grade 1 – no experience needed.
After a full day sightseeing tour of the UNESECO world heritage sites in the Kathmandu Valley, HSJ transports you to Charaudi for the rafting starting point. After a 4 hour white water rafting trip down the Trishuli River, you will be driven to Chitwan National Park (~4 hrs), the first National Park and World Heritage Site in Nepal. You take a jungle safari in this spectacular National Park where you may encounter wild animals like one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger, musk deer, crocodile and many more. A trip to Chitwan will immerse you in the wild habitat of Nepal. The tour then continues to Nayapul via Pokhara (6-7 hrs drive). From there, you will trek over 7 days to Ulleri, Ghorepani, Poonhill, Tadapani, Jhinu and Tolka enjoying Himalyan panoramas, mountain villages, and natural hot springs. The tour ends with a drive back to Pokhara and then drive or flight to Kathmandu, where a 30-minute massage will greet you!
Mardi Himal Trek with Rafting and Chitwan Jungle Safari – 15 Days
The Mardi Himal Trek takes you to a less crowded trail in the Annapurna region that appeals to naturalists and wilderness lovers. The highlight of the trek is the breathtaking views of Mardi Himal, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) and Annapurna Massif. This hidden gem in the Annapurna region also lets you discover rural Nepalese cultures and their way of life. The picturesque villages, winding trails, cascading natural waterfalls and terraced fields are major highlights of this trek. The trek is spectacularly beautiful in March and April since the entire hills are blanketed with flowering rhododendron.
After a day of sightseeing in Kathmandu, HSJ transports you to Charaudi (3 hour drive) for a 3-4 hour rafting adventure on the Trishuli River. The next day you head to Pokhara (6-7 hrs drive) and then Pothana (2 hrs drive) where you start the trek. Over the next 6 days, the trek goes through Forest Camp rich with wildlife, Badal Danda with views of Mardi Himal and finally to high camp of Mardi Himal. From there the trek continues to Siding Village and then back to Pokhara. You will trek 5-6 hours each day and stay at guesthouses each night. After Pokhara, HSJ drives you to the spectacular Chitwan National Park (4 hrs) for a jungle safari where you may encounter wild animals like one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger, musk deer, crocodile and many more. A trip to Chitwan will immerse you in the wild habitat of Nepal. The tour ends with a drive back to Kathmandu (4-5 hrs).
Annapurna Basecamp Trek – 16 Days
The nature lover’s ideal destination, Annapurna Base Camp trek takes you to the heavenly land and landscapes surrounding the 10th tallest mountain in the world to experience the culture, nature and wilderness of the area. This trek offers us astonishing views of mountain peaks including Annapurna massif, Himchuli, Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, Macchapuchhre and many other beautiful peaks.
After a day tour and sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley, HSJ will drive you to Pokhara (5-6 hours) for the start of the trek. For the next 10 days, you will trek (hike) 4-5 hours per day through the cultural villages of Nayapul, Ghorepani, Poonhill, Tadapani, Chhomorong, Bamboo, Deurali, and Annapurna Base camp. Along the way you will take in the breathtaking Birethanti waterfall, sunrise at Poonhill, the Chhomorong River, views of the Annapurna range from base camp, charming villages, Jhinu hot springs and the lush and wild Chitwan National Park (optional). Tour includes transfers back to Kathmandu.
Annapurna Circuit Trekking – 16 Days
Annapurna Circuit Trekking is popular as one of the adventurous trekking trails in Nepal. The trek bridges two distinct regions – Annapurna and Mustang – and offers holistic insights of both regions. Cross awe-inspiring landscapes, cascading waterfalls, Nepalese villages and Himalayan vistas to the arid kingdom of Manang and Mustang. Ascend one of the world’s highest passes, Thorang La Pass (5416m) which offers you astounding views of mountain giants including Dhaulagiri and Annapurna massif. Visit popular Hindu pilgrimage sites, and relax at the Tatopani hot springs.
This trek is Grade 3 – high altitude of 4000 m to 5550 m and some challenging hikes require previous trekking experience and a decent physical condition.
After a full day sightseeing tour of the UNESECO world heritage sites in the Kathmandu Valley, HSJ transports trekkers to Bhulbule for the start of the trek. For the next 5 days you will trek 5-6 hours a day through Jagat, Dharapani, Chame, Pisang, and Manang. You will explore the Kali Gandaki River, Tal waterfalls, and Tilicho Lake with views of paddies, snowcapped peaks and pine forests. After a day of acclimatization in Manang, you will hike 4-7 hours for the next 4 days, crossing the Jarsang River through Yak pastures and climbing Thorang La Pass for astounding views of mountain giants including Dhaulagiri and Annapurna massif. The trek finishes with a visit to Muktinath pilgrimage site and finishes at Jomsom, where you will fly back to Pokhara and drive to finish back in Kathmandu.
The Langtang region north of Kathmandu offers a multitude of trekking destinations, all accessible without flights. Langtang is a narrow valley that lies just south of the Tibetan border. It is sandwiched between the main Himalayan range to the north and a slightly lower range of snowy peaks to the south. Langtang offers splendid varieties of natural and cultural diversity with spectacular Himalayan views. The major areas in the Langtang region are Langtang, Gosainkunda, Helambu, Panch Pokhari and Tamang heritage trail which can be combined in many different ways for treks lasting from seven to 16 days.
Langtang Valley Trek – 11 days
The Langtang Valley 11-day trek starts north of Kathmandu, near the Tibetan border. This mesmerizing grade 2 adventure includes 4-6 hours of trekking per day through unspoiled forests, past waterfalls, and along farmlands and sherpa villages.
Experience the Langtang Valley’s spectacular views of high Himalayan peaks and glaciers and explore villages that have seen few outsiders, as the trails are far less populated in this area. This region is also famous for its rare and abundant fauna and flora. As you explore Langtang National Park, keep your eye out for our rare and interesting wildlife like the red panda, snow leopard, monkeys, deer, pike, hawks, raptors and the national bird of Nepal, the colorful danphe.
Langtang Gosainkunda – Helambu Trek – 13 Days
The Langtang Gosaikunda Helambu trek combines three major areas north of Kathmandu along the border of Tibet. This 13-day, grade 3 (strenuous) trek offers the opportunity to explore villages to climb small peaks and visit glaciers at a comfortably low elevation. The region is less traveled and less expensive than the Everest and Annapurna region.
This trek will give you insights on the daily lifestyle of people living in high altitude areas and their culture, tradition and customs. Many sherpas reside in the Langtang region, and you can experience their authentic traditional culture. Also, you will visit the religiously important Lake Gosainkunda (4300m) where thousands of Hindu pilgrims visit the lakes during the full moon festival in August. The lake is sacred to Buddhists followers as well.
The trek finishes off with an exploration of Helambu valley which is very famous for its natural beauty and wonderful climate with superb views of magnificent snow-covered mountains.
Tamang Heritage Trek – 16 Days
The Tamang Heritage Trek follows a trail that used to be a salt trade route between Tibet and Nepal, and offers beautiful vistas of snow-capped mountains, stunning landscapes, and charming Tamang villages. The tour will also introduce you to the interesting culture and lifestyle of the ethnic people of Tamang.
This trek takes you through beautiful forests home to stunning waterfalls and well-preserved flora and fauna. You’ll cross suspension bridges, and converse with local farmers along the way. The tour commences in Kathmandu Valley where you’ll get to learn more about the city’s history, art, and architecture.
This strenuous trek is graded 2, with 5-6 hours of walking with a light-day pack daily.
Mount Manaslu is located in the east of the Annapurna range. These treks offers unsurpassed beauty and a rich blend of Tibetan and Nepalese culture and true adventure for visitors to Nepal. Here, you will find the mountains and valleys covered with diverse and pristine eco-systems. Fantastic mountain views, rich culture, and genuine adventure tantalize trekkers as they climb to the base of Mount Manasalu.
Manaslu Larkya La Pass Trek – 16 Days
- The smaller Himalayan passes topped by the high Larkey La (5160 m) and Kang La (5036 m) passes along the path.
- Manaslu and Nar-Phu culture, tradition, religion, and lifestyle in the Himalayas
- Spectacular view of Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna and the surrounding small and important mountainous regions.
- Rare wildlife and vegetation, highlighting the lower Himalayas and subtropical climate regions.
- Stunning Buddhist monasteries with spectacular architecture and art.
- Wizardry sunrise and sunset views of the beautiful scenery of the Himalayas.
- Genuine trek experience on the lesser trails discovering hill and mountain villages, culture and terraced agricultural lands of the Manaslu and Nar Phu areas
Tsum Valley and Ganesh Base Camp Trek – 22 Days
- A picturesque journey from Kathmandu to Arughat
- Exploring the Tibetan culture and way of life
- Waterfalls, streams and caves on the way
- Fairly easy trek without fear of altitude sickness
- Wilderness animals such as the Blue Sheep and the Himalayan Thar
- Several of the buddhist temples
- Prayer flags and the walls of Mani along the road
- Spectacular views of mountains such as Ganesh Himal and Himal Chuli
- Wonderful forests of pine, juniper and rhododendron