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Yoga, Ayurveda & Adventure Holiday Himalayas Nepal

Yoga, Ayurveda & Adventure Holiday Himalayas Nepal

HIMALAYAS NEPAL TREKKING TOUR – 17nights/18days;

Sunshine Yoga & Health – Vibrant Ayurveda

4TH to 22ND OCTOBER 2020.

DAY 1 – 4th October:
Arrive Kathmandu
Tribhuvan International Airport. Australian clients arrive at 8:00pm
Transfer by private transport to Ambassador Hotel Kathmandu. Settle in.
(Meals not provided day one).

DAY 2 – 5th October:
Kathmandu
Early morning Energisation exercises with Lyn.
Visit UNESCO World Heritage sites including Durbar Square, the Thanka Mandala Art Centre, and the Monkey Temple.
Dipendra will take us out for a Welcome dinner
(Included Meals: Breakfast and Welcome Dinner).

DAY 3 – 6th October:
Chitwan (170 km)
After breakfast we leave Kathmandu and travel by private transport to Chitwan. Much of the drive is beside the Trisuli river. Settle into hotel.
Enjoy a Cultural Program with traditional dance at the local hall.
(Included Meals: Breakfast and Dinner).

DAY 4 : 7thOctober:
Chitwan
Early morning Energisation exercises with Lyn
A full day of jungle activities in the Chitwan National Park.
This includes a dugout canoe ride, jungle walk, visiting the elephant breeding centre, and a ride through the jungle in a jeep.
Walk to the river at sunset and settle with a wine and a view to behold.
(Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

DAY 5 – 8th October:
Gandaki/Bandipur (82 kms)
Depart Chitwan and drive to an isolated school in Gandaki where we spend several hours with the children, parents/carers and teachers. Present gifts and share lunch which we have provided.
Stay overnight at the Bandipur Hotel, high up on the hill overlooking the mountains and vast valley.
(Included Meals: Breakfast).

DAY 6 – 9th October:
Pokhara
Sunrise and a session of Qigong/Yoga with LynAfter breakfast we drive to Pokhara and settle into the Tuki Resort.Meet Ram our guide who will brief us on the trek and what we need.Walk into town to buy supplies needed for the trek – walking poles, wet-weather gear, trail food etc.Meet at the Ayurveda Health Home for Introductory Talk and arrange the Treatment Itinerary
(Included Meals: Breakfast).

DAY 7 – 10th October:
Pokhara
Sunrise Qigong and Yoga exercises with Lyn
Ayurveda massage as per the itinerary and free time
(Included Meals: Breakfast)

DAY 8 – 11th October 2020:
Ulleri (2085m – 1 hr trek)
8:00am – Leave Pokhara to start our 6-day trek.
Take private transport to the traditional Magar Village of Ulleri. Enjoy lunch and from here the trek begins. We have just a short distance to trek to Banthati for our overnight stay.
(Included Meals: Breakfast Lunch and Dinner).

DAY 9 – 12th October:
Ghorepani (2874m – 4 to 5 hr trek)
7:00am – After breakfast we begin the trek, crossing sparkling clear streams and walking in stunning rhododendron and oak forests. We lunch at Nangethanti before the final and gradual climb to Ghorepani. Incredible views of Dhaulagiri and Tukuche and other adjoining mountains of the Himalayas.
Stay overnight in the guest house.
Yoga and stretching session before dinner with Lyn
(Included Meals: Breakfast Lunch and Dinner).

DAY 10 – 13th October:
Poon Hill (3210m – 1.5hr hike) and Deurali (2700m – 3 to 4 hr trek)
4:30am – An early morning start to walk a myriad of steps up to the lookout at Poon Hill to watch the incredible sunrise over the Himalayas. The outlook is spectacular with more than 20 of the highest mountains close by. This is the most popular trek in the Annapurna region. Here we relax to photograph, observe and gaze in wonder at the amazing view and breathe in the pure energy from the crystal-clear mountain air.
We head back down to Ghorepani for breakfast.
Depart Ghorepani to begin the trek through rhodendron forests, beside streams and wonderful waterfalls on our way to Deurali for an overnight stay
(Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

DAY 11 – 14th October:
Tadapani (2700m – 4 to 5 hr trek)
Early morning sunrise Energisation and Yoga session with Lyn
After breakfast we head off on the trail that takes us on an up and down journey through more beautiful rhododendron forests and towering pines. The streams and waterfalls add a sense of serenity and calm as they partner with us for much of the trail.
Overnight stay with wonderful close-up views of the snow-capped mountains.
(Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

DAY 12 – 15th October:
Ghandruk (1940m – 4 to 5 hr trek)
Early morning Qigong and Yoga with Lyn
8:00am – We head off, making a steep descent through a mysterious dark, dense and old rhododendron forest. Views of the Himalayas show through the trees, always reminding us of where we are and keeping a connection with the magnificent essence of Fishtail, Annapurna South and Kiunchuli mountains.
Overnight stay at the Tea House.
There is an old village at Ghandruk. A settlement of stone houses mostly inhabited by the Gurung people. Join Ram for a walk to the village and enjoy the up-close feel and touch of this old village and observe the timeless way of living of the inhabitants
(Included Meals : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).

DAY 13 – 16th October:
Pokhara
Early morning Energization and Yoga with Lyn
7.30am – Begin our trek to Pokhara where we view Seuli Bazzar and the Modi river. We stop for lunch at Birethanti then continue to trek to Naya Pul. Private transport from here, back to Pokhara. Settle into Tuki Resort.
Walk up to the Health Home for your first detox massage.
(Included Meals: Breakfast).

DAY 14, 15 and 16 – 17th to 20th October:
Pokhara
Early morning energization and Yoga with Lyn
Ayurvedic Health Home – daily massage and steam as per the treatment itinerary.
Sightseeing, shopping and leisure time.
(Included Meals : Breakfast).

DAY 17 – 21st October 2020:
Kathmandu
A short scenic flight from Pokhara airport to Kathmandu.
Settle into Ambassador Hotel.
(Included Meals : Breakfast).

DAY 18 – 22nd October:
Departure for Australia
Depending on the time of departure, a free day or transfer to the airport. Australian clients depart at 8:50pm
(Included Meals: Breakfast).

RATES:

EARLYBIRD (before 1st April 2020) – Aud$4,295

AFTER 1st April 2020 – Aud$4,695

DEPOSIT with booking – Aud$900

(Available is a Part Payment System – ask Lyn about paying a monthly payment at no additional cost)

Early bookings attract savings and much cheaper rates for air travel.

Services INCLUDED

  • Twin share. Where available Non-share will be offered – this attracts an additional charge up to $300. Ask Lyn for details
  • Meals provided are indicated in the itinerary. However, breakfast is provided each day except in transit
  • Transport by private van with personal driver to all destinations plus all transfers to and from airport
  • Lyn, Sunshine Yoga & Health, will be with the group throughout the tour and will be the leader
  • Tour guides, porters and organizers will be with the group throughout designated sections of the tour
  • Lyn will be providing yoga, relaxation, meditation, energisation or Qigong sessions throughout the tour
  • Ayurveda Health Home, Pokhara – provide three (3) Ayurveda Detox Massages, one (1) herbal paste massage, one (1) steam baths, one (1) introduction talk
  • One (1) Free Ayurvedic Consultation with Dr Pradeep Neupane in his Brisbane Vibrant Ayurveda Clinic, prior to departure, plus Information Sheets explaining the Ayurveda system and benefits
  • Contact Lyn: 0422 526 560 or lyn@sunshineyoga.com.au to book flights, travel insurance and Visa Application
  • Please feel free to ask about the part-payment system which may be all that is needed to realise your amazing journey to Nepal. A monthly amount is all that is required. This service is free

Services NOT INCLUDED:

  • All flights to and from Kathmandu, including internal flights and add-on flights, are not included
  • Travel insurance (compulsory comprehensive travel insurance with cancellation clause is required), is not included
  • Lunch and dinner are not always included (see itinerary for details)
  • Specially prepared programs at the Health Home in Pokhara and any other treatments that are not indicated in the Itinerary, are not included
  • A specially designed Photo Book prepared by Lyn of Sunshine Yoga will be available – usually at a cost of $100 – $130 (cost price)
  • A no-refund policy applies. Travel insurance with a cancellation policy will cover any cancellation that has an accepted reason for not travelling
  • Tipping is part of the Nepalese culture – Lyn will advise the appropriate amount required for the different services provided to our group.