Day 1 - UK to Kathmandu
Today you'll fly to Kathmandu, Nepal's vibrant capital, via Abu Dhabi.
Day 2 - Kathmandu
At our hotel we'll have a cookery class, eating the food we created for dinner.
Day 3 - Gokarna Forest
Walk 5km/3mi - 2hrs
The Gokarna Forest trail is rich with wildlife. We'll enjoy a two-hour walk here, passing holy sites including the Gokarna Mahadev Temple.
Kathmandu City is home to the temple of the Living Goddess and the Kasthamandap – one of Nepal's largest pagodas. Our half-day tour also takes in the bustling tourist district of Thamel.
Day 4 - Shivapuri National Park
Walk 7km/4.5mi - 5hrs
After visiting the Budhanilkantha Temple we'll walk through Shivapuri National Park, before taking a hike to Shivapuri. A downhill trail takes us to Budhanilkantha. Back at the hotel we'll enjoy a talk by an Everest summiteer.
Day 5 - Chitwan
Today we'll drive to Chitwan, where we'll experience a canoe ride or visit a traditional village.
Day 6 - Chitwan
Located in the foothills of the Churla mountain range, Chitwan National Park is famous for its variety of wildlife, notably the great Indian one-horned rhinoceros and the elusive Bengal tiger. Here you'll enjoy an elephant safari before returning this evening.
Day 7 - Pokhara
Today we head to Pokhara, wonderfully placed for close-up views of the Himalayas. This evening why not join an optional excursion to the Peace Stupa.
Day 8 - Dhampus
Walk 4.5km/3mi - 3-4hrs
We'll drive to Phedi for our trek to Dhampus, where we'll see spectacular views over the Himalayas. We'll have lunch before we head back to Phedi.
Day 9 - Pokhara
There's plenty of time to explore Pokhara today and enjoy a cruise on Phewa Lake.
Day 10 - Patan
Following our morning flight to Kathmandu, we'll head to Patan for a traditional lunch. Our next stop is Khokhana, a living museum.
Day 11 - Bhaktapur
Bhaktapur houses the palace of 55 windows and the Nyatapola Temple – the highest in Nepal. A farewell dinner is served in a restaurant in Kathmandu this evening, followed by a cultural show.
Days 12 and 13 - Kathmandu to UK
We'll transfer to the airport on day 12 for our flight back to the UK via Abu Dhabi, arriving on day 13.