Day 1 Kathmandu There are no activities planned until an evening welcome meeting.
Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Kathmandu/Panauti (1L, 1D) Visit the G Adventures-supported Sisterhood of Survivors project and enjoy a dumpling-making lesson and local lunch. Travel through the scenic hills to Panauti and meet your hosts. Later, help your host family prepare a meal before sitting down together for an evening of delicious food and cultural exchange.
Sisterhood of Survivors Project
Day 3 Panauti (1B, 1L, 1D) Begin the day with a walk to visit the surrounding communities and learn more about the local way of life. In the evening, gather with the other group members and hosts for a traditional community feast and try your hand at whipping up typical Newari dishes.
Panauti Community Walk
Day 4 Panauti (1B, 1L, 1D) Enjoy an easy hike to a nearby Tamang village and sample some local wine. Opt for a volleyball game with some free time in the evening.
Tamang Village Hike and Local Wine Tasting
Day 5 Panauti (1B, 1L, 1D) Board a local bus to Kavre Bhanjyang and begin the hike to Namo Buddha Monastery. Tour the monastery and enjoy a picnic lunch in the hills. Hike back down to Panauti enjoying scenic views along the way.
Local bus (0.75 hour(s))
Day 6 Panauti/Kathmandu (1B, 1L) After some free time, say good bye to your hosts and travel back to Kathmandu. Tonight, opt for a farewell dinner with the group.
Day 7 Kathmandu Depart at anytime.