Far West Heritage Trail Trek - 19 Days      (Product Id : 149)

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Far West Heritage Trail Trek Overview

Price:- $ 6500 Pay $1300 Now & $5200 On arrival
Difficulty:- Challanging
Trip Length:- 19 Days
Group Size : 2-10 Pax

Activities : Trekking

Best Month : March-May September -December

Transportation : Private Car & Flight

Accommodation : Hotel and Lodge

Style : Lodge/Tea House

Max Elevation : 4,214m/13,825ft

Meal : Full board on trek

Trip Route :


Nepal is a country rich in both natural and cultural heritages. These heritages are perfectly spread across the country. Among the number of heritages available in Nepal, the Khaptad National Park, the Temple of Badimalika and the Ramaroshan Area are the hidden treasures of the Far Western Region in Nepal. People interested in uncovering the treasures of the mysterious far western land can go for all these attractions at one go by choosing Adventure Mountain Explore’s special  Far West Heritage Trail Trekking package.

In total, this Far West Heritage Trail Trek is a 19 day package that allows you to enjoy and explore the most amazing combo of both natural and cultural heritage in a very remote setting. The temple of Badimalika, one of the most important temples in the far western region proudly stands as the cultural heritage, while the Khaptad National Park and the Ramaroshan Area stand as the natural heritage, protecting some of the valuable flora, fauna, birds and the landscape (wetland and pastures) that are rarely seen in the other parts of Nepal as well as the world. Moreover, this trekking in Nepal will also allow you to enjoy the pristine settlement, housing style, lifestyle and culture and tradition of the people and the remoteness in the hilly region of the far western region of Nepal.

Basically, this 19 day Far West Heritage Trail Trekking package is a standard package offered by AME. The package ensures the benefit of meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea/coffee during the trek and only breakfast in Kathmandu), accommodation (in a tourist standard hotel/lodge/homestay/ teahouse/tented camp, as per the availability), an English speaking guide (local guide as far as possible), and transportation (both flights and ground transportation). However, the package can be fully customized to your needs, budget and requirements.

Spring and autumn are the right season to plan the  Far West Heritage Trail trek in Nepal. Any physically fit person with good stamina (some days require a 9-10 hour walking) can plan this trek. This trekking is suitable for trekkers looking to explore the least travelled trails, avoid traffic and experience the extreme remoteness in the world and perfect for rural trekking enthusiasts looking for an interesting rural destination and students searching to delve into the  pristine culture and nature of the rural setting. Like any other company operating in Nepal, we also guarantee departure on all customized packages and provide a special group discount.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)

Day 2: Fly from Kathmandu to Dhangadhi (109m/357ft) 1 hour 15 minutes

Day 3: Drive from Dhangadhi to Silgadhi (1,340m/4,396ft) 8-9 hour

Day 4: Trek from Silgadhi to Jhingrana (2,250m/7,381ft)

Day 5: Trek from Jhingrana to Khaptad National Park (3,063m/10,049ft) 8-9 hour

Day 6: Explore Khaptad National Park

Day 7: Trek from Khaptad to Kanda (1,939m/6,361ft) 5 hours

Day 8: Trek from Kanda to Maure (1,008m/3,307ft) 8-9 hour

Day 9: Trek from Maure to Lamgada (2,100m/6,889ft) 6 hours

Day 10: Trek from Lamgada to Chankili (3,500m/11,482ft) 9 hour

Day 11: Trek from Chankili to Badimalika (4,214m/13,825ft) 5 hour

Day 12: Trek from Badimalika to Tribeni (3,870m/12,696ft) 4 hour

Day 13: Trek from Tribeni to Khalachak 10 hours

Day 14: Trek from Khalachak to Ramaroshan (2,417m/7,929ft) 2 hour

Day 15: Trek from Ramaroshan to Muja Bagar 5-6 hour

Day 16: Trek from Muja Bagar to river Kailash (3 hour) and drive to Silgadhi (1,340m/4,396ft)

Day 17: Drive from Silgadhi to Dhangadhi (109m/357ft) 8-9 hours

Day 18: Fly from Dhangadhi to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)

Day 19: Departure day

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)

Adventure Mountain Explore Treks and Expedition welcomes you to Nepal. Today, we will send one of the company representatives to receive you at the Tribhuvan International airport (TIA), as per your flight arrival time. This person will meet and greet you outside the luggage hall and escort you to the hotel booked for you in Kathmandu. A private car will be used to transfer you to the hotel (tourist standard) from the airport. You will get some time to freshen up and rest. In the afternoon, a short meeting will be conducted in our office, where you will be introduced to your team leader and briefed regarding the trip. After the meeting, together we will go for a welcome dinner. While having dinner, you will be introduced to authentic Nepali food, ethnic dance and cultural music. After dinner, you will be escorted to the hotel for overnight stay. Nevertheless, in case of delayed flights or the arrival in the evening, both the meeting and the dinner will be scheduled for the following day.  (D)

Day 02: Fly from Kathmandu to Dhangadhi (109m/357ft) 1 hour 15 minutes

Today’s breakfast will be served in the hotel in Kathmandu. You will be given some time to finalize your luggage. Then you will be transferred to the airport to board a flight to Dhangadhi. It’s a one hour and fifteen minute flight. If the weather is clear, the view beneath is very beautiful. From Dhangadhi Airport, you will be transferred to the hotel (tourist standard) in Dhangadhi. The team leader will complete the check in formalities and arrange the bicycles for a bicycle trip around the attractions of Dhangadhi. Meanwhile, you can rest and freshen up as well. Once the arrangement is made, we will leave the hotel for a bicycle trip. We will visit attractions like Botanical Garden, Jokhar Lake and the very famous Aircraft Museum. The Botanical Garden and Jokhar Lake are the natural attractions, while in the Aircraft museum you will get to enjoy the gallery of the top tourist destinations around the world and the exhibition of  different models of airplanes and the cockpit experience.  After enjoying these attractions, we will come back to the hotel for overnight stay. Overnight in a tourist standard hotel in Dhangadhi. (B,L,D)

Day 03: Drive from Dhangadhi to Silgadhi (1,340m/4,396ft) 8-9 hour

Today, we will drive from Dhangadhi to Silgadhi, the starting point of the Far West Heritage Trail. It takes about 8-9 hours to reach Silgadhi from Dhangadhi. Therefore, we will start early, right after the breakfast at the hotel. We will transfer you to the bus station to catch a bus to Silgadhi. The bus continues towards the hilly region of Nepal, leaving the Terai plains and passes through some of the most beautiful green hills of the far western region. The bus will stop once for lunch and will continue to Silgadhi. After reaching Silgadhi, which is in the evening, you will be transferred to the guest house for overnight stay. (B,L,D)

Day 04: Trek from Silgadhi to Jhingrana (2,250m/7,381ft)

Silgadhi is the starting point of this trekking. Therefore, after breakfast, our hike towards Jhingrana begins on a trail that branches-off from the main road. Along with the main road, we will also leave the Silgadhi Bazaar behind and head up towards the hill, enjoying the beautiful surrounding hills. From the top we will now head towards Baghlekh. From the top of Silgadhi to Baghlekh is about 4 hours hike. Along with the beautiful hills, you will also get a chance to enjoy wild berries and traditional houses. We stop for lunch at Baghlekh and continue further for about 3 hours to finally reach Jhingrana (the last settlement before Khaptad National Park) around the evening. Overnight in a basic teahouse in Jhingrana. (B,L,D)

Day 5:Day 05: Trek from Jhingrana to Khaptad National Park (3,063m/10,049ft) 8-9 hour

Today, we walk from Jhingrana to Khaptad. It takes about 8-9 hour to reach our overnight stop located near  the headquarter of the Khapta National Park; therefore, we start early, right after breakfast. The upward trail accompanied by mind blowing surrounding views will first lead us to Bichpani through the wild flowers. The beautiful distant view of the mountains in the Far Western region awaits and welcomes our arrival as we reach the top of Bichpani. Enjoying the view, we have our lunch and continue towards the headquarter of the Khaptad National Park. The trail makes its way through  various pasture lands and pine forest protected by the National Park. In most parts, the trail is stone paved, which makes it easier for us to find the right direction. Before reaching the headquarter, we also walk past Tribeni (one of the holiest place in the region) and a few small lakes. The entire walk is made pleasant by the greenery and the landscape around. We will reach our destination around the evening. Overnight in a basic guest house or a tented camp. (B,L,D)

Day 06: Explore Khaptad National Park

This day will be spent exploring the attractions in the Khaptad National Park. After breakfast, the day trip will start with a hike to Khaptad Daha, a serene lake located at the altitude of 3020m in the Khaptad National Park. The hiking will be followed by another hike to the hermitage of the very famous Khaptad Swami. This hermitage was a meditation zone of Khaptad Swami and he spent more than 50 years of his life meditating and studying medicinal herbs in the area. After visiting the area, we will get back to the headquarter for lunch and again set off to explore the largest pasture in the Khaptad National Park, Ghodedawan and Nagdhunga. We will spend some time enjoying the beauty of the nature and head back to the headquarter. Overnight in a guest house or a tented camp. (B,L,D)

Day 07: Trek from Khaptad to Kanda (1,939m/6,361ft) 5 hours

Today we will start our day by waking up earlier than usual and hike up to the Khaptad observation tower to spot the first rays of the sun striking the Khaptad National Park. After enjoying the mesmerizing sunrise view, we will hike back to the headquarter. We will now have our breakfast and leaving the headquarter, we will head towards the Khaptad lake situated at the altitude of 3,500m in Khaptad. Enjoying the tranquil surrounding around the lake for some time, we will now head downhill to the village named Kanda. This village in Bajura district also stores Bajura’s historical palace, the Kada Durbar, which we will visit in the evening. Overnight in a basic teahouse or in a tented camp in Kanda. (B,L,D)

Day 08: Trek from Kanda to Maure (1,008m/3,307ft) 8-9 hour

Today we will walk from Kanda to Maure. It takes about 9 hours to reach Maure from Kanda. Therefore, we need to start early. Right after breakfast, leaving Kanda, we will head towards Maure. The trail will allow you to enjoy various traditional villages in Bajura, some of which include Birarigaon, Tikhada, Juwapani and Simalkot. You will also be greeted by many friendly village people along the way to Maure. Enjoying the beautiful villages, people and the surroundings, we will now cross the Budhi Ganga River, before reaching Maure. Overnight in a very basic tea house or tented camp in Maure. (B,L,D)

Day 09: Trek from Maure to Lamgada (2,100m/6,889ft) 6 hours

Today we will hike from Maure to Lamgada. Leaving Maure, we ascend for about 1000m and reach Nateshwari Temple. Although, it’s a steep upward hike, the surrounding views and the untouched natural beauty provides the required encouragement to the trekkers to reach the top. The temple is one of the most important temples in the area. We will spend some time exploring the temple area and head towards the village of Lamgada. After about 6 hours walk from Maure, we will finally reach our destination Lamgada. Overnight in a homestay, where you can enjoy the hospitality, food and accommodation provided by the host family. (B,L,D)

Day 10: Trek from Lamgada to Chankili (3,500m/11,482ft) 9 hour

Today, we will hike from Lamgada to Chankili, which takes about 9 hours. We will start early. The trail leading uphill will take us to the altitude of 3,500m. The surrounding is beautified by the untouched natural beauty of the far west region. This region in Nepal is also provides shelter to about 200 species of plants and 100 species of herbs. Enjoying some of these plants and herbs, we will walk all the way up to Chankili. Due to the unavailability of lodges and home stays around this place, we will spend the night in a tented camp.  (B,L,D)

Day 11: Trek from Chankili to Badimalika (4,214m/13,825ft) 5 hour

About 5 hour ascent, initially through the beautiful pastures and then on a hillside trail from Chankili, will finally take us to another heritage of the far west region, that is, the temple of Badimalika. It is located at the altitude of 4,214m. We will start after breakfast at Chankili. Along the way, you can enjoy very beautiful surrounding consisting of green hills, grass plateaus, and the animals grazing. As you reach the top, you will be greeted by the amazing view of Mt. Api, Saipal and the temple of Badimalika itself. Enjoying the view and the temple premises, we will set up a tent for overnight stay. (B,L,D)

Day 12: Trek from Badimalika to Tribeni (3,870m/12,696ft) 4 hour

Starting Badimalika, today we will hike all the way down to Tribeni. After breakfast, leaving the beautiful view of the distant mountains behind and following the route that most of the pilgrims use to walk up to Badimalika, we will hike down to Tribeni. The trail from Badimalika to Tribeni allows us to enjoy green plateaus and the beautiful surrounding views. It takes about 4 hours to reach our destination. The remaining day will be spent exploring the Tribeni area. Overnight in a tented camp. (B,L,D)

Day 13: Trek from Tribeni to Khalachak 10 hours

Breakfast at Tribeni and we will commence to continue towards the destination of the day, that is, Kalchak. We will have to hike for about 10 hours to reach Khalachak from Tribeni. The trail presents us with some of the most beautiful areas and views of the far west region. The arrival of Kalchak is marked by the striking view of the Ramaroshan wetland, which we will be visiting the following day. We will quickly set up the tent for overnight stay at Khalachak. (B,L,D)

Day 14: Trek from Khalachak to Ramaroshan (2,417m/7,929ft) 2 hour

Today we will get the opportunity to visit another heritage of the Far Western region, the Ramaroshan area, beautifully situated in the Accham district of Nepal. The presence of 12 wetlands and 18 beautiful pasture lands (Patan) at the altitude of 2,500m, makes this area one of the must-visit site in the Far West region of Nepal. It takes about 2 hours to reach Ramaroshan from Khalachak. After breakfast at Kalachak, we will hike to Ramaroshan site and spend a few hours exploring and admiring the beauty of this site. This area also provides shelter to different birds and animals like Munal, Dhukur, Kaalij, Deer, Wild Boar, Tiger etc. and if you are really lucky you will also get a chance to spot the national bird of Nepal, ‘Danphe. We will spend some quality time exploring the area head toward the homestay in Ramaroshan for overnight stay. Camping options can also be made available on request. (B,L,D)

Day 15: Trek from Ramaroshan to Muja Bagar 5-6 hour

After breakfast at Ramaroshan, today we will hike down to Muja Bagar. Muja Bagar is located at the altitude of 1,500m, which is lower in altitude than Ramaroshan area. We will make our way through river belt and hilly forest. While in the forest, we will be entertained by the songs of chirping birds and rustling of the trees and refreshed by the refreshing aroma of mint and lemongrass. As we leave the forest behind, we will now be greeted by the green paddy fields and villages with traditional houses, which marks the arrival of Muja Bagar. From Ramaroshan, it takes about 5-6 hour to reach Muja Bagar. Overnight in a tented camp in Muja Bagar. (B,L,D)

Day 16: Trek from Muja Bagar to river Kailash (3 hour) and drive to Silgadhi (1,340m/4,396ft)

Breakfast at Muja Bagar and we will first hike down to river Kailash. The trail will lead us through the hills and slopes decorated with traditional villages and rice fields. You will get to enjoy the traditional settlement of people and their lifestyle. It takes about 3 hours to reach river Kailash from Muja Bagar. We will stop for lunch near river Kailash. You will be given some time to enjoy swimming in the river. Meanwhile, lunch will be arranged for you. After lunch, we will drive to Silgadhi. Overnight in a hotel in Silgadhi. (B,L,D)

Day 17: Drive from Silgadhi to Dhangadhi (109m/357ft) 8-9 hours

Leaving the beautiful heritages and the hilly region of the Far Western region behind, today we will drive from Silgadhi to Dhangadhi (back to the terai region). We will start after breakfast. We will be transferred from the hotel to the bus station, where we catch a bus to Dhangadhi. Its about 8-9 hour ride on a winding road through the beautiful hills of the far western region . The bus will only stop for lunch once, before reaching Dhangadhi. We will reach Dhangadhi around the evening. From the bus station in Dhangadhi, we will be transferred to a tourist standard hotel in Dhangadhi for overnight stay. (B,L,D)

Day 18: Fly from Dhangadhi to Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)

After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to the airport in Dhangadhi to board a flight to Kathmandu (as per the flight schedule). It’s a one hour and fifteen minute flight. Enjoying the beautiful aerial view, we will land at the airport in Kathmandu. At the airport in Kathmandu, a private airport transfer and a company representative will be awaiting your arrival to transfer you to the hotel in Kathmandu. Once you reach the hotel, you will have enough time for yourself. You can either choose to rest at the hotel or explore some famous markets in Kathmandu. Overnight in a tourist standard hotel in Kathmandu. (B)

Day 19: Departure day

Today is the last day of your trip in Nepal. Therefore, as per your flight schedule, we will transfer you to the airport to board a flight back to your country or any other destination that you are going to visit. If your flight is scheduled in the morning, we will transfer you to the airport after breakfast, however, if  it is scheduled in the evening, we can recommend some good places to spend the day and do some shopping for your beloveds. Nevertheless, if you are looking to extend your holiday in Nepal, AME can suggest and make the arrangement of short trips and some of the top adventure activities in Nepal.

Cost :- US$6500

Trip Cost Include

  • Airport Pick-up and Drop-off service in a private vehicle
  • 2 nights twin-sharing accommodation in Kathmandu at 3*Boutique hotel with breakfast
  • Welcome and farewell dinner at one of the best Nepalese restaurants with traditional, ethnic music and dance
  • Airport transfer for domestic flight
  • Kathmandu-Dhangadhi  and return to Kathmandu flight tickets and departure tax
  • Three meals a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
  • All accommodations on a trek (Lodge/Tea house/Tent)
  • Fresh seasonable fruits after dinner (while on a trek)
  • Tea/Coffee (Served in a cup only)
  • Purified drinking water (medicated safe to drink) during the trek
  • Government licensed and well trained English speaking guide and his entire expenses
  • Porters (One porter for each 2 members) and his entire expenses
  • Insurance of Guide and Porter
  • All required local and government taxes
  • Down jackets and sleeping bags (if required)
  • AME duffel bag if required
  • AME Trekking T- Shirt
  • Trekking route map

Trip Cost Exclude

  • Nepal arrival visa
  • Meals in the city except breakfast and other mentioned special dinner
  • Personal expenses like all kinds of drinks including mineral water, and  alcoholic and soft beverages
  • Extra porter if you required (it cost USD20 per day)
  • Your travel insurance that covers Helicopter evacuation
  • Any other extended trips and accommodation
  • Tipping to staff (as an appreciation)

Far West Heritage Trail Trek Information

Travel Insurance:

If you are planning the Far West Heritage Trail trek in the Far Western region of Nepal, make sure to obtain the travel insurance first. Your travel insurance should cover all additional expenses that might occur as a result of injuries or accidents (including ambulance, helicopter rescue, and other treatment cost) and various other health related issues. The policy should also cover the cost of all extra activities that you are planning to undertake, during your stay in Nepal, plus the cost of misplaced luggage, theft and liability, cancellations, medial treatment (hospital charges, cost of the medicine and doctor’s fee), death and the repatriation cost as well.

Health, fitness and experience requirements:

The Far West Heritage Trail trek  is a remote trekking in Nepal. It is attainable provided that you have excellent stamina and good health. Some days required 9-10 hour of walking, therefore, excellent stamina is a must. Moreover, before planning this trek in Nepal, seeking advice, medication and permission from your doctor or GP is highly recommended. We also recommend you to consult regarding the necessary guide walks with these medical practitioners, before planning the trek.

This trekking does not require any prior hiking, trekking and camping experience, however, running, cycling and a few hours of uphill hiking, before the trek can always aid in the success of this trek.

Accommodation and Meal:

Accommodation in cities is arranged in tourist standard hotel. However, in our other night stops the accommodation options include basic lodges/tea houses/Homestays/Camping. The rooms are booked on a twin –share basis with shared amenities. Triple share can also be arranged on request. However, if you are looking for a single supplement, the extra cost will be added. Hotel room amenities in the cities will be a tourist standard, however, at other stops the amenities will be very basic. It is also recommended to bring your own sleeping bag.

Full board meal (breakfast, lunch, dinner, tea/coffee)will be served during the trekking, however, in cities (especially Kathmandu) only breakfast will be served. The food served during the trek will be typical Nepali and very basic and are prepared using fresh local ingredients, but will be plentiful. Western meals will also be served upon request in cities, if available.

Transportation:

Domestic flights will be used to fly from Kathmandu to Dhangadi and back to Kathmandu. Local buses will be used from Dhangadhi to Silgadhi and vice versa. Comfortable airport transfers will be used to and from the airport in Kathmandu and Dhangadhi.

Communication facility:

Landline phones and internet facilities are available in all the cities. In places, where land line phones are not available, our customers can use the cell phone provided to our guides to either call, or send a message to the off-site team in Kathmandu. Your message will be delivered to the concerned person from the office in Kathmandu.

Health and medical facilities:

Cities like Kathmandu and Dhangadhi have good health facilities. However, we request you to either bring or buy your regular medicines in Kathamndu, before the trek to be on a safe side. Our team leader, however, will carry a first aid kit to help trekkers in the case of emergencies.

Our attempt while you are on a trek:

Our guides will make every possible attempt to follow the itinerary provided to them to make your Far West Heritage Trail trek a great success. However, if case of any formidable situations, we request you to be flexible and follow the guide.  While you are walking the trails of the Far West Heritage trek, we can also reschedule your international flight (extra charges applicable), if you are looking to extend your stay in Nepal.

Why trek with us?

Adventure Mountain Explore Treks and Expedition offers a fully customized packages that are specifically designed to meet each individual trekker’s needs, requirements and budget. Partnering with AME directly allows you to deal with someone, who has an in-depth practice of walking and knowledge regarding the track that are generally followed. This in turn will definitely benefit you as you can get information based on their personal experience. We also team up with the local residents, who can take you to the unexplored areas of the region to help you explore more of the area. It is simply a bonus trip for you.

We only hire professional, experienced and knowledgeable guides and team leaders that are dedicated to offering their trekking experience to make your trip successful. Moreover, the most important thing during the entire trek is trekkers’ safety. Therefore, we provide those trekking leaders that possess the highest level of qualification in Advanced Wilderness First Aid so that they can take every possible safety measures required to respond rapidly to changing situations during the trek.  We also try our best to communicate with you, to help you with your additional requirements, during the trek.

To provide a top level of food and accommodation experience, we partner with some of the best tea houses and local people en route that can produce local culinary delights. We also make sure that the food provided to you is hygienic and balanced and the living space clean and cozy.

Moreover, all the formalities required during the trek will be taken care of by the team leader assigned to your group. Therefore, partnering with AME gives you the opportunity to enjoy a hassle-free trek.    

Our legal documents:

AME Treks and Expedition is a certified company and is registered under the government of Nepal. We have special authority of the government of Nepal to operate treks, tours, expedition and other tourism related programs in Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. Besides, we are also a very active member of other professional organizations like;

Ministry of Finance, Department of Taxation

Company Registration Office, Pvt. Ltd.

Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation, Department of Tourism Industry

Central Bank of Nepal, Nepal Rastra Bank Foreign Exchange Department

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB)

Trekking Agents Association of Nepal (TAAN)

Kathmandu Environment Education Project (KEEP)

What are the best seasons to plan this trek?

The Far West Heritage Trail trek can be planned any time of the year. However, spring and autumn are considered the best season in terms of trail, weather, climate, and visibility. Winters are very cold (be ready to deal with snowfall) and the trails are affected by the rain during the monsoon season. Therefore, its always good to plan this trek, during the best season of the year –spring and autumn.

What should I bring?

Along with warm clothes you will also need other equipment for the sufficient protection of your body. Below is the list of necessary items that you need to pack before commencing your trek.

Head- Hat (with a wide brim), Sunglasses (with UV protection), Sunscreen lotion and Lip balm

Upper body- T-shirts (2), light and expedition weight thermal tops, Fleece jacket and pullover, Fleece wind-stopper jacket (Optional), waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket, down vest/jacket (included)

Hands - Lightweight gloves, heavy-weight gloves/mittens with a waterproof outer shell

Lower body - Underwear (4), hiking shorts (2), lightweight cotton long pants, light and expedition weight thermal bottoms, Fleece or wool pants, waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants

Feet - Thin, light-wear inner socks (4), thick, warm wool hiking socks (4), hiking boots with spare laces, camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals), gaiters (only for winter)

Accessories  - Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees F (included), headlamp with spare bulb and batteries, small padlock or combination lock, basic first aid kit, large plastic bags (for keeping items dry inside trek bag), day pack, water bottles (2), hiking pole/walking sticks, small ear plugs

Toiletries – Soap, shampoo, toothbrush, small wash towel

Extras - Cameras with extra batteries and cards, binoculars, light balaclava or warm fleece hat, reading books, trip map/guide book, journal & pen, iPod & travel games (like cards, chess, and backgammon)

Passport and Visa Information:

It is very easy to obtain Nepal’s visa. You may either apply for a visa at your nearest Nepalese Embassy/Consulate or Mission offices in your own country or you can buy this upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. To apply for a visa, you need 2 passport size photographs, Visa fees in US dollars and your passport that is valid for at least 6 months before the trip. However, nationals of SAARC countries (India, Bhutan, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Maldives and Afghanistan) and China do not require any visa to visit Nepal. Transit visa for foreign nationalities is only provided for 3 days. Therefore, visa is required for longer stays. However, for the convenience or foreign nationals, a visa is also provided from the borders listed below:

Tribhuvan International Airport (Kathmandu)

Kakarvitta, Jhapa (Eastern Nepal)

Birgunj, Parsa (Central Nepal)

Kodari, Sindhupalchowk (Northern Border of Nepal)

Belhiya, Bhairahawa (Western Nepal)

Jamuna, Nepalgunj (Mid Western Nepal)

Mohana, Dhangadhi (Far Western Nepal)

Gaddachauki, Mahendranagar (Far Western Nepal)

 

Tourist Visa Fees:

Transit visa (3 days) – Free of cost

Multiple entry (15 days) – 25 USD or equivalent convertible currency

Multiple entry (30 days) – 40 USD or equivalent convertible currency

Multiple entry (90 days) – 100 USD or equivalent convertible currency

(For more information, please contact the Department of Immigration, Maitighar, Kathmandu.

Tel: 00977-1 4221996/4223590/4222453. You can also download visa form from – www.immi.gov.np)

 

 


    Reasons to choose AME over any other trekking agencies in Nepal

  • Every 11th traveler is free on private departure: This means 11 people can travel for the cost of 10 people on every private departure.
  • Free Spa with Sauna: Any group with 5+ members in it will be eligible for a free one hour full body massage with unlimited  Sauna. This offer is valid for multi-day trips only.
  • Private departure: Any group with a minimum of 2 members in a group will also be eligible for private departure.
  • Customize trip: Any standard package offered by AME Treks and Expedition can be fully customized to meet you and your group’s requirements. (cost may increase or decrease depending upon your requirements)
  • Customize departure date: We guarantee 100% departure on your preferred departure date, which means, you can customize you trip departure date.
  • Camping trip possible upon request: Camping trip to any destination in Nepal will be arranged by the company upon request of customer (cost may vary from the one mentioned in website).

    Booking with Adventure Mountain Explore Treks and Expedition guarantees

  • Guaranteed Departure:  Adventure Mountain Explore Treks and Expedition guarantees 100% departure on both standard and customized packages, except in the case of unfavorable situations like bad weather or unforeseen natural disaster.
  • The best and the fair price: Adventure Mountain Explore Treks and Expedition offers the most competitive price in town. No other company can beat the price and the services provided within the prices mentioned/offered in the website. No hidden charges! Moreover, all our includes and excludes are clearly mentioned in our website, therefore you will get what you have paid for.
  • Experienced Guides/Sherpas/Team Leaders: Proper guidance is a must for any trekker to get to their destination safely and successfully. Therefore, we only employee guides with a minimum of 5 years of experience to guide and assist you during the trek. Our guides aren’t just experienced, but are licensed, knowledgeable and dedicated to providing professional service as well.
  • 24 x 7 Support: Dedicated to providing the top-quality service and on time assistance (in emergencies), we are 24 x 7 available at your service. Remember! We are just a call or a text away from you.

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Trip Cost US$ 2800
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Khaptad Trek

Duration: 11 days

Trip Cost US$ 1450
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Rara Lake Trek

Duration: 15 days

Trip Cost US$ 2800
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Alicia Holding

Definitely picked the right company

Name: Alicia Holding
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We returned from our Everest Base Camp Trek on Saturday... My friend Kristy and I had it on our bucket list for quite a while, and we finally got around to doing it this year.. After looking on the internet for a suitable trekking company, we ca...More »
Catherine Meadows

Helicopter tour and more - amazing

Name: Catherine Meadows
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We found AME treks after doing some extensive research online. Ultimately our main goal was to have a private helicopter tour which landed on the base camp of Mount Everest. After e-mailing over 10 different companies (of which only 2-3 responde...More »
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