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Wild Landscape
Annapurna Trek & Group Volunteering

This three or four-week program has been designed for persons seeking a unique holiday that combines volunteering, cultural engagement, and sightseeing in the mountains and jungles of Nepal.


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Sunset Over the Sea

Chitwan

Destination
Nepal
Duration
15 Days
FROM
150
Sunset Over the Sea

Rafting

Destination
Nepal
Duration
15 Days
FROM
150
Sunset Over the Sea

Monks

Destination
Nepal
Duration
15 Days
FROM
150


Group Internship
As a group, you can achieve more in less time.
Nepal is a great destination for teenagers, high school and university students, seniors, corporate teams and friends from clubs and institutions. For all of these and more it is possible to volunteer and travel
Tailored Programs
Are you looking to arrange a volunteering trip or internship trip for students, your colleagues or your friends? We can make a special, tailored program for you.Nepal Volunteers offers a wide range of volunteering. We can arrange internships, summer programs, combined volunteering and charity tour and trek opportunities year round. We match each participant’s expertise, interests and skill set with the needs of the communities.
The great thing about working in a group is the amount of work you can accomplish in little time. Often we receive groups that raise money back home and then come to Nepal to volunteer. We also provide special 'experience Nepal’ programs where you get to see a side of Nepal that normal tourists don’t see through Community HomeStay ,Family FarmStay ,Family home stays, village visits, health clinic observations and more!
About Annapurna Base Camp Trek and Volunteering - 4 Weeks
Annapurna base camp trek is a wonderful walk-through diverse scenery and culture complete with rich mountain views, terraced fields, quaint Gurung villages and a wide variety of flora and fauna. Mt. Annapurna (8091m) of Nepal is the 10th highest mountain in the world and the expedition to its base camp, which is at 4130m/13549ft height, is one of the most popular walks on earth. Moreover, we reach our destination via Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) which is revered by the Nepalese for its unique beauty. Furthermore, thanks to the well-groomed itinerary of the Annapurna Base Camp trekking package, it is a popular choice among diverse outdoor enthusiasts, from a solo female traveler to hikers travelling in groups to Nepal.
Highlights of Annapurna Base Camp Trek
  • Explore the quaint Ethnic Group Magar & Gurung villages and the local traditions.
  • Enjoy the 360-degree sights of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Annapurna, and Manaslu ranges.
  • Walk historical the forests of rhododendrons, magnolia, and other wild floras and faunas.
  • Poon Hill the greatest sunrise viewpoint on the top of Himalaya.
  • Amazing hospitality and comfortable tea houses.
  • Walk the stone steps and bridges throughout the off the beaten trail.

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2: Nepali lessons and local amenities and sightseeing – Pashupatinath, Boudhanath – a Local School
Day 3: Nepali lessons and local amenities and sightseeing – Patan Durbar Square and Project Visit
Day 4: Nepali lessons and local amenities and sightseeing – Swayambhunath stupa and Durbar Square
Day 5: Drive to Pokhara - on the way - Trishuli River Rafting ,Gorkha ,BandiPur ,Mugling touring
Day 6: Explore around Pokhara – Fewa Lake – Sarangkot ,Ballooning ,Lumle Annapurna Village walking ,Pokhara Arround Touring
Day 7- Pokhar to Kushma Bungee Zeepline - Baglung Kaligandaki rafting ,stay night in Baglung
Day 8 - Explore around Baglung Hadikot ,Panchakot, Gajako Daha ( Bhakunde Lake) Tilachan Lake , Baglung Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve stay at Dhorpatan Homestay
Day 9 - Explore Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve & back to Baglung Headquarter Homestay and prepare for Leaving the next day to Nayapul to start Annapurna Trek.
Day 10 - Baglung -Nayapul Ghandruk ​
Day 11: Ghandruk to Chhomrong Trek
Day 12: Chhomrong to Himalay Trek
Day 13: Himalaya – Annapurna Base Camp
Day 14: Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo
Day 15: Bamboo to Jhinu Danda
Day 16: Trek to Naya Pul then drive to Pokhara
Day 17: Drive back to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus
Day 18– 27: Volunteering Work start (any of volunteering program)
Day 28: Farewell Friend and Departure/Fly back to Home

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu -
You will be picked up at the airport by Nepal Volunteers staff and driven to your Kathmandu host family or a hotel. Here you will be welcomed into the family, be given your own room and be provided with all your meals while in Kathmandu. This will be your home during your orientation and volunteering in Nepal. With easy bus routes into town and the surrounding countryside this quiet and safe suburb is the perfect base for your time in Nepal.Day 1 helps you recover from the Jet -lags and you will touch the base on Day 1.

Day 2: Nepali lessons and local amenities and sightseeing – Pashupatinath, Boudhanath – a Local School
We start a guided tour to four of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square holds the palaces of the medieval Kings who ruled over the then Kathmandu Kingdom. Pashupatinath houses a sacred lignum, or the phallic symbol of Lord Shiva. The Aryaghat alongside Pashupati and on the banks of the Bagmati River is a famous funeral site for the Hindus. The Buddhist shrine of Boudhanath is one of the largest stupas in the world, and one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage and tourist destinations in Kathmandu. The area of Boudhnath is also famous for over 50 Tibetan Gompas or monasteries. We would like you to experience the real life of Nepal

Day 3: Nepali lessons and local amenities and sightseeing – Patan Durbar Square and Project Visit
Patan, the oldest of all the three cities of Kathmandu valley. It is best known for its artistic heritage. It is probably the oldest Buddhist City in the world. The city is situated on a plateau across Bagmati River. Another name of Patan is Lalitpur. The city is surrounded by 4Stupas as 4 corners of Patan, one at each corner of its cardinal points. These stupas are said to have been built by the famous Emperor Ashoka. This is one of the most elegant architectural treasures of which Patan is very proud. About the beauty of Patan, a western lady writer has to say this – “Patan means eternity itself and Patan Durbar Square is the spectacular sight of Asia indeed”. Really it is full of Hindu temples and Buddhist monuments with bronze gateways, guardian deities, and wonderful carvings and many visitors come here to see the monuments. Patan Durbar square is a famous visiting place. The square is full of ancient places, temples, and shrines noted for their exquisite carvings.

Day 4: Nepali lessons and local amenities and sightseeing – Swayambhunath stupa and Durbar Square
The Swayambhunath Stupa is situated 4km outside the Capital on a hilltop and is believed to date back to around 500BC. Legend has it that a sage named Manjushree, who is credited with the creation of Kathmandu saw a celestial lotus in bloom on the hilltop and blessed it. Swayambhu is an important pilgrimage site as well as a center of art, architecture, religion, and culture of Mahayana Buddhism. Durbar Square is Kathmandu’s focal point. Durbar Square holds the places of the Malla and Shah Kings who once ruled the city. Along with these palaces, the square also contains a series of temples, the oldest dating back to the 16th century. The square is also known as Hanuman Dhoka, a name derived from the statue of Hanuman, the monkey god, near the entrance of the palace.

Day 5: Drive to Pokhara
The beginning of the journey today we head to Pokhara. The journey to the city of lakes begins from the valley heading out of its twisty roads reaching Prithvi Highway and the thrashing Trishuli River. The tranquil journey gives us a peek at the majestic Himalayas right as we enter the mesmerizing Pokhara valley. Overnight stay at a hotel in Pokhara.

Day 6: Explore around Pokhara – Fewa Lake – Sarangkot ,Ballooning ,Lumle Annapurna Village walking ,Pokhara Arround Touring

Day 7- Pokhar to Kushma Bungee Zeepline - Baglung Kaligandaki rafting ,stay night in Baglung

Day 8 - Explore around Baglung Hadikot ,Panchakot, Gajako Daha ( Bhakunde Lake) Tilachan Lake , Baglung Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve stay at Dhorpatan Homestay

Day 9 - Explore Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve & back to Baglung Headquarter Homestay and prepare for Leaving the next day to Nayapul - Ghandruk to start Annapurna Trek.

Day 10: Baglung – Nayapul – Ghandruk
We drive to Naya Pul and start the trek. From Birethanti, we trek to Ghandruk, a beautiful village mostly inhabited by the Gurung community. If time permits, we also visit the Gurung museum today. Overnight in Ghandruk. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day11 : Ghandruk to Chhomrong Trek
The path heads north of the village on an exposed trail past pastures to a ridge, before descending into a green valley and a suspension bridge over the Kimrong Khola. After lunch, the trail climbs out of the valley through stands of rhododendron and oak forest, winding around the hillsides to Chhomrong: with closer views of the giant peaks above. Overnight at Lodge in Chhomrong. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 12: Chhomrong to Himalay Trek
The trail drops to cross the Chhomrong Khola and then ascends to the charming village of Sinuwa. Thereafter the trail enters the upper Modi Khola Valley through dense forests of cane, rhododendron and oak. It rises then drops to the village of Bamboo (2,310m/7,580ft) on the banks of the river: a prefect lunch spot. After lunch, continue up through uninhabited forest to Dobhan, later crossing several avalanche chutes before reaching the small village of Himalaya Hotel. Overnight at Lodge in Himalaya Hotel. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 13: Himalaya – Annapurna Base Camp
Climb gently through a river bed then over a steep trail over to the mountain side. The hike from Bagar to Machhapuchhre Base Camp is somewhat strenuous. From Machhapuchhre base camp we get excellent views of the majestic Machhapuchhre along with Mt. Hiunchuli, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna III, Gandharvachuli and Gangapurna which is certainly a rewarding experience. The vegetation disappears on our way to ABC and the path widens as we enter the Annapurna sanctuary. From here, we get sensational views of the near-vertical south face of Annapurna towering above us. The sanctuary boasts of a dynamic view without anything impeding the 360-degree panorama. From the base camp we again get to savor mesmerizing views of the Machhapuchhre, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Hiunchuli and other peaks. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 14: Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo
From the Annapurna Base Camp, we repeat our steps to Bamboo. Today’s trek is downhill, so it shouldn’t be very difficult. Besides, we will always have the company of the extraordinary landscape to cheer us up. Overnight in Bamboo. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.

Day 15: Bamboo to Jhinu Danda
From Bamboo, it is an uphill trek to Kuldighar followed by a downhill walk to Chhomrong Khola. Then we climb the stone steps to Chhomrong. The trail then descends to Jhinu Danda, where we will be resting for the night. Today we will have an opportunity to enjoy the hot springs which is just a 15-20 minute downhill walk from Jhinu Danda to soothe our aching bodies. Overnight in Jhinu Danda. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 16: Trek to Naya Pul then drive to Pokhara
On our way to Naya Pul from Jhinu Danda, we get to enjoy the wonderful hill scenery of western Nepal. We have lunch on the way. Our trek will end at Naya Pul where we board our vehicle to Pokhara. Overnight in Pokhara. Meals: Breakfast & Lunch.

Day 17: Drive back to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus or Stay in Pokhara or arround Pokhara Homestay and start volunteering depending upon your placement .
If your volunteering placement is in Kathmandu - After breakfast, transfer to Tourist bus station and drive back to Kathmandu by tourist bus. This scenic drive offers fascinating glimpses of rural Nepal as you pass through Middle Hill scenery along the famous rafting Trishuli River originated from Tibet north east of Kathmandu. Meals: Breakfast If your volunteering placement is in Pokhara or baglung or arround then you will stay in pokhara or Baglung homestay and start your Volunteering

Day 17 – 27: Volunteering Work start (any of volunteering program)
  • Teaching in Schools
  • Construction and Manual Work Volunteer
  • Sports/ Physical Education Internship
  • Teaching English to Buddhist Monks
  • or any of your choice we can customize
Day 28: Farewell Friend and Departure/Fly back to Home
Our journey in Nepal comes to an end today!Nepal Volunteers representative will drop You off at the airport approximately 3 hours before scheduled flight. On your way home, we have plenty of time to plan our next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal.
Note: The above-mentioned program itinerary is a sample. The period of volunteering can be customized or extended as per volunteers availability.

  • ARRIVAL CITY:Kathmandu
  • PRICE: 1150 Euro
  • MEALS:All meals included during trekking
  • ATTRACTIONS:Pokhara, Poon Hill, Annapurna Base Camp
  • ACCOMODATION:Tea House
  • DEPARTURE CITY:Kathmandu
  • DIFFICULTY:Moderate and Demanding
  • DURATION:28 Days
  • TRANSPORTATION:Tourist Bus
  • COUNTRY:Nepal
  • MAXIMUM ALTITUDE:4,130 Meters
  • STYLES:Trekking
  • GROUP SIZE: 1 - 15 Persons

  • AIRPORT PICK UP AND DROP.
  • DRIVE KATHMANDU – POKHARA- KATHMANDU.
  • DRIVE POKHARA- NAYAPUL- POKHARA.
  • TREKKERS INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM – TIMS CARD.
  • ANNAPURNA CONSERVATION AREA PROJECT PERMIT. (ACAP PERMIT)
  • 2 NIGHTS ACCOMMODATION IN POKHARA. (TOURIST DELUXE)
  • TIMS (TREKKERS’ INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS)
  • ALL NECESSARY GROUND TRANSPORTATION AS PER ITINERARY
  • COMPLETE FREE TREKKING INFORMATION BEFORE GOING TO TREK
  • FULL BOARD (BREAKFAST, LUNCH, AND DINNER) DURING THE TREK
  • ALL NIGHTS IN LOCAL TEAHOUSES/LODGES DURING TREKKING
  • AN EXPERIENCED LICENSED HOLDER TREKKING GUIDE
  • FOODS, TRANSPORTATION, ACCOMMODATIONS AND LOCAL TAX FOR GUIDE & PORTERS
  • MEDICAL FIRST AID KIT BOX (WHICH IS CARRIED BY YOUR TEAM)
  • DOWN JACKET, SLEEPING BAG AND ALL NECESSARY TREKKING GEARS ARE AVAILABLE ON A HIRE
  • TREKKING MAP

  • YOUR PERSONAL EXPENSES
  • ALCOHOLIC AND NON-ALCOHOLIC HOT AND COLD DRINKS & ALL DESSERTS SWEET THINGS.
  • YOUR TRAVEL INSURANCE.
  • HOT SHOWER, WIFI, ANY ELECTRONIC BATTERY CHARGES DURING ONLY IN TREKKING
  • BOTTLED/ALCOHOLIC/COLD DRINKS, ROOM SERVICE, AND CART MEAL.
  • EXTRA NIGHT ACCOMMODATION OR MEALS IN KATHMANDU BECAUSE OF EARLY ARRIVAL, LATE DEPARTURE AND EARLY RETURN FROM TREKKING (DUE TO ANY REASON) THAN THE SCHEDULED ITINERARY
  • TIPS AND GRATITUDE TO YOUR GUIDES, PORTERS, AND DRIVERS
  • NEPAL ENTRY VISA FEES