Machhapuchhre Model Trek

Machhapuchhre Model Trek

Machhapuchhre Model Trek trail is a great alternative to the famous Annapurna Circuit. So, for all those trekkers who are bothered by the increasing motor roads constructed in the Annapurna region, this is your liberation. Machhapuchhre in Nepali means like-a-fishtail. This majestic mountain shaped just like a fishtail is second to none.

This journey will offer to your unforgettable experience to live close to soaring peaks, witness the most assorted vegetation, be a part of centuries old traditions of the indigenous people. This trail also offers you magnificent sights of natural ancient caves, mountain landscapes, natural hot water springs, waterfalls and picture perfect tea gardens.

We can complete the Machhapuchhre Model Trek either by staying in the camping tents or in traditional houses in the villages of Machhapuchhre, Ribhan, Lachok, Ghachok, LwangGhalel, Sardikhola and Dhital. The Homestay practice has been a rewarding experience for more than 16,000 local villagers!

This ideal trekking route, also known as classic trekking route takes you to a magic land arrangement of Mt. Mardi, Mt. Machhapuchre, Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri and other Himalayan range arranged almost in a ring about 10 miles in diameter with a deep glacier-covered dome at the center.

 

Trip Destination: Machhapuchhre Model Trek
Total Duration: 12 days
Difficulty: Moderate
Group Size: Minimum 02 person
Best Season: Septemper-January & February-May
Max. Altitude: 2645m
Transportation: Tourist Bus, Car

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Once you land at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), our airport representatives will kindly receive you and take you to your hotel, in a private vehicle. Our representatives will brief you about the trek. After checking in, you can either explore this vibrant and exciting city on your own, or, take a cozy rest at your hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
Your sightseeing of this ancient city begins from morning, after breakfast. A specialized tour guide and a comfy private vehicle will be available for your assistance. First we will visit the biggest Hindu temple of Nepal, Pashupatinath, which predates to Lichhavi period. Then, to Bouddha Nath, and Swayambhu Nath, shrines of lord Buddha, uniquely built in Stupa style architecture. The evening will be spent at Kathmandu Durbar Square, testimonial of middle age architecture.

Day 03: Drive to Pokhara by tourist bus.
Early morning after breakfast, we will travel to Pokhara via Prithvi Highway. The scenic bus ride will be around 6-7 hours long. We can see western Himalayas, on our way. Beautiful but tad tiring bus ride to the beautiful valley of Pokhara, it is our gateway to the mountains. We can explore around this beautiful lake city in the night or go for boating in the grand Phewa Lake. We will spend the night at the local guest house.

Day 04:Drive to Milanchok & trek to Ghachok (1254m).
We will drive to Milanchowk from Pokhara by car. From there, we will trek to Ghachowk. We will have to cross the exciting Mardi Bridge. On reaching Ghachowk, we will Home-stay at one of the locals, in a beautiful traditional house.

Day 05:Trek to Dhiprang (1440m).
We will trek to the village of Dhiprang. It will take us around 3 hours to trek. The beautiful scenery of villages, meadows and lofty hills and mountains will keep us occupied throughout the trek.

Day 06: Trek to Chichemle Kharka (2645m).
On the sixth day, we will trek to ChichemleKharka. Trekking through the splendid rhododendron forest, dotted villages we might be able to see the exotic and rare flora and faunas. It will take us around six hours to trek from Dhiprang to Chichemle via Odane Hill. We will spend the night in a Home-stay at local’s house.

Day 07: Trek to Lalka (2250m).
In the morning, after breakfast we will trek down to Lalka. It will take us around 4 hours to reach our destination.The village offers you a unique close-up view of Mount Annapurna South (7219m), Fishtail, and Hiunchuli (6441m). We will stay the night in a Camp in Lalka.

Day 08: Trek to Ribhan (1430m).
On the right day, we will trek down to Ribhan which will take us around 4-5 hours. It is only five hours walk from Pokhara as well. We can enjoy the amazing view of mountains in the backdrop from here. The sunset on the Himalayas looks amazing from here.

Day 09: Trek to Lachok (1160m).
In the morning after breakfast we will trek down to Lachok. On reaching Lachok, we can spend the remaining time exploring the local area. The panoramic view of sunset on distant mountains looks truly beautiful from here.

Day 10:Trek to Milanchok and drive to Pokhara.
It is an easy drive from Milanchowk to Pokhara. In Pokhara, we can spend the rest of the evening exploring the night life in the most famous and beautiful city of Nepal.

Day 11: Drive back to Kathmandu
After breakfast, we will travel to capital via Prithvi Highway. Once again the scenic bus ride will keep you refreshed throughout the journey. On reaching Kathmandu, you can once roam around this vibrant city and buy gifts and souvenirs to take back home.

Day 12: Departure from kathmandu.
The day has come to leave this remarkable country. Our representatives will transfer you to the airport from where you’ll board a flight to your next destination.

Cost Includes:

• Airport pick up/drop and transfer to hotel by private car/jeep/van. (depends on group size)
• All the supporting trekking staff (guide, Sherpa, cook and porters) salary/accommodations /meals/insurance.
• 3 nights accommodation at 3 star category hotel in Kathmandu on B/B plan.
• 2 nights accommodation at 3 star category hotel in Pokhara on B/B plan.
• All the 3 meals with hot tea and coffee (Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner) in tented accommodation during the trekking period.
• All the required surface transportation by tourist bus/car/van as per the itinerary.
• Professional City guide for Kathmandu sightseeing by private car/van and all the entry fees
• Company guarantees professional rescue services, if needed
• All the necessary paper works and national park entry fees. (Trekking permit/TIMS card etc).
• Company provides trekking maps, Company T-shirt.
• First aid medical kit box.
• All the government taxes .
• Nepali food farewell dinner party.

Cost Excludes:
• Nepal Entry Visa
• International Airfare
• Your travel insurance
• Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara Hotel
• Tips to the crews guide, porter, driver.
• Alcoholic beverages, mineral water, soft drinks etc.
• Any other personal and non-personal expenses which are not include in the itinerary.

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