The Royal Syaglung Trekking

This panoramic adventure with Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to The Royal Syaglung trekking passes through a varied range of climate, vegetation, and cultures, walking from green vegetation of rain and temperate forests to the terraced rice fields and to the alpine region offering an idle introduction of Nepal’s cultural and natural beauty.

This trip with Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Royal Syaglung trekking leads to short circuit in the southern part of Annapurna Himal range, the treks start from Pokhara, a magnificent scenic town-city with awesome of views of Annapurna, Manaslu mountain range including the towering Mt.Macchhapuchere (the Fish Tail) the unclimbed peak, Pokhara with its beautiful lake Phewa and Begnas with reflection of the snow-capped mountains and hills.

This short circuit coined the Royal trek after Prince Charles of Wales sauntered through on his holiday, a least trekked area recommended for those unsure about the physical demands. As the routes do not climb to high altitude the climate is warmer and an opportunity to walk through the paddy terraced fields. Explore the villages of the middle hills, Hindus & Gurungs hill tribes.

This is an ideal holiday trip for the first time travelers to experience Nepal completing this wonderful short journey in Pokhara the scenic landmark of Himalaya with its pristine lake Phewa, a short remarkable trip with Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to the mid-hills Royal Syaglung trekking.

Trip Highlights: “On the least trekked path, panoramic scenery of high mountains, traditional Gurung villages, serene forests, paddy fields to mid-hills with a magnificent striking view of Mt. Annapurna and Manaslu including the majestic Mt. Machapuchhere the Fish Tail.

 

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m.
Day 02: A day in Kathmandu with half day sightseeing.
Day 03: Fly or drive to Pokhara 860m. and begin the trek to Kaungaon 1,200m.
Day 04: Trek to Bahun Gaon 1,340m. 4 – 5 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Syaglung 1,430m. 5 – 6 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Begnas & drive to Pokhara.
Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu 180 km. 5 hrs journey
Day 08: Transfer to Airport for International departure.

Trip Extension:
2 days rafting (Seti or Trisuli River) with 2 – 3 days Jungle Safari in Asia’s best Chitwan National Park.

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.
On arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport meet our staff with GA complimentary transport transfer to relevant Hotels, our guide will give you a briefing of the Hotel, Kathmandu, Trekking, and related information that you might require while in Nepal with Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions.

Day 02: Half day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
After your first night in Kathmandu, you will be well informed on arrival about the time for your half day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu at places of interest if booked in advance.

Day 03: Fly to Pokhara 860m. and begin 2 – 3 hrs treks to Kaungaon 1,200m.
As per the flight for Pokhara, GA staff will transfer you to domestic airport for a short half hour scenic flight to Pokhara. On arrival at Pokhara, our GA trekking staff will meet you, from Pokhara a short drive towards the outskirt of Pokhara city to start this wonderful trekking. After a short ride, reaching on the Pokhara’s suburb at Bijaypur Khola (stream) begin few hours of gentle walk towards camp at Kaungaon, the walk passes through several farm villages and rice terraces, coming across friendly locals till overnight camp is reached after a gentle first-day trek.

Day 04: Trek to Bahun Gaon 1,340m. 4 – 5 hrs.
The walk from Kahon Khola is a pleasant gradual walk with an hour uphill to Kalikathan, a rural farm village of mid hill tribes. From Kalikathan the trail is more gradual with few ups and downs all the way to Bahun Gaon for the overnight camp. Bahun Gaon offers a panoramic view of Annapurna, Lamjung and Manaslu range overlooking Begnas Lake below.

Day 05: Trek to Syaglung 1,430m. 5 – 6 hrs.
From Bahun Gaon, the walk is mostly through the farm villages and rice terraces and small woodlands, after three hours of walk to lunch at Syaglung Phedi. After lunch, the walk is mostly uphill all the way till Syaglung village is reached. The walk takes on the newly built stone steps half of the way and on dirt trails to camp at Syaglung.

Day 06: Trek to Begnas & drive to Pokhara.
The walk today is mostly on the downhill and gradual path to Begnas Lake through Lake Rupa, passing numerous villages and farm fields till Begnas Lake is reached for lunch. After lunch, an hour drive brings to the Hotel for the overnight at Pokhara by the lake Phewa.

Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu 180 km. 5 hrs journey.                            
Morning a scenic drive or take a flight to Kathmandu and check into respective Hotels.

Day 08: Transfer to Airport for International departure.
Today as per your international flight time, Great Adventure staff will transfer you to the airport with complimentary transport for your final departure from this most scenic country, Nepal.

POKHARA VALLEY:

Pokhara is one of the most unique sub-tropical valley in the Himalaya and probably in the world, where one can marvel the beauty of the Himalayan landscape and reflection of the Annapurna massif including the towering majestic peak of Mt. Machhapuchare on its beautiful lakes. Pokhara is situated in the mid-western Nepal. It is linked by the main highway of 200 km driving distance from Kathmandu and by air approximately 20 to 30 minutes flight with sweeping panoramic views of the mid-east to western Himalayan ranges.

Mother Nature has certainly blessed this fertile valley with the outstanding scenery of the landscapes, snow-capped mountains, moderate tropical climate, and beautiful pristine lakes of Begnas, Rupa, and Phewa.

The most stunning of Pokhara’s sights is the magnificent panorama of the Annapurna range which forms its backdrop. Annapurna massif includes Annapurna I to IV and Annapurna South. Among these high peaks, it is the towering majestic Mt. Machhapuchare (Fish Tail) which dominates all others in this range. Pokhara with its natural beauty is also a starting point of Nepal’s most popular adventure destinations. Most of the trekking, mountaineering expeditions begins from this remarkable place and it’s an also an ideal spot for all types of holidaymakers.

  • Pick up from airport and transfer to hotel
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu as your Budget.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing and prepare for trek
  • A  professional Sherpa Guide with Government License
  • Sherpa porter who will carry your baggage(2 people 1 Sherpa porter)
  • Food in Trekking(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner  )
  • All Accommodation during Trekking(Tea House/ Camping)
  • Necessary Trekking permits
  • TIMS (Trekkers Information Management system card)
  • Necessary Equipment( sleeping bag and Down Jacket)
  • All programme as per Itinerary
  • Necessary flight Ticket/ Land Transport(Domestic only )
  • First-aid kit from The Great Adventure Treks
  • Food, salary  Transport, clothing for Guide and Porter
  • Insurance for Guide and Porter
  • Rescue  Help
  • Lunch and dinner in kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Any kinds of Drinks( soft and Hard Drinks)
  • Visa, international flight ticket
  • Personal Nature expenses
  • Tips for Staffs
  • Rescue and Evacuation cost

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,300m.
Day 02: A day in Kathmandu with half day sightseeing.
Day 03: Fly or drive to Pokhara 860m. and begin the trek to Kaungaon 1,200m.
Day 04: Trek to Bahun Gaon 1,340m. 4 – 5 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Syaglung 1,430m. 5 – 6 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Begnas & drive to Pokhara.
Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu 180 km. 5 hrs journey
Day 08: Transfer to Airport for International departure.

Trip Extension:
2 days rafting (Seti or Trisuli River) with 2 – 3 days Jungle Safari in Asia’s best Chitwan National Park.

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel.
On arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport meet our staff with GA complimentary transport transfer to relevant Hotels, our guide will give you a briefing of the Hotel, Kathmandu, Trekking, and related information that you might require while in Nepal with Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions.

Day 02: Half day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
After your first night in Kathmandu, you will be well informed on arrival about the time for your half day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu at places of interest if booked in advance.

Day 03: Fly to Pokhara 860m. and begin 2 – 3 hrs treks to Kaungaon 1,200m.
As per the flight for Pokhara, GA staff will transfer you to domestic airport for a short half hour scenic flight to Pokhara. On arrival at Pokhara, our GA trekking staff will meet you, from Pokhara a short drive towards the outskirt of Pokhara city to start this wonderful trekking. After a short ride, reaching on the Pokhara’s suburb at Bijaypur Khola (stream) begin few hours of gentle walk towards camp at Kaungaon, the walk passes through several farm villages and rice terraces, coming across friendly locals till overnight camp is reached after a gentle first-day trek.

Day 04: Trek to Bahun Gaon 1,340m. 4 – 5 hrs.
The walk from Kahon Khola is a pleasant gradual walk with an hour uphill to Kalikathan, a rural farm village of mid hill tribes. From Kalikathan the trail is more gradual with few ups and downs all the way to Bahun Gaon for the overnight camp. Bahun Gaon offers a panoramic view of Annapurna, Lamjung and Manaslu range overlooking Begnas Lake below.

Day 05: Trek to Syaglung 1,430m. 5 – 6 hrs.
From Bahun Gaon, the walk is mostly through the farm villages and rice terraces and small woodlands, after three hours of walk to lunch at Syaglung Phedi. After lunch, the walk is mostly uphill all the way till Syaglung village is reached. The walk takes on the newly built stone steps half of the way and on dirt trails to camp at Syaglung.

Day 06: Trek to Begnas & drive to Pokhara.
The walk today is mostly on the downhill and gradual path to Begnas Lake through Lake Rupa, passing numerous villages and farm fields till Begnas Lake is reached for lunch. After lunch, an hour drive brings to the Hotel for the overnight at Pokhara by the lake Phewa.

Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu 180 km. 5 hrs journey.                            
Morning a scenic drive or take a flight to Kathmandu and check into respective Hotels.

Day 08: Transfer to Airport for International departure.
Today as per your international flight time, Great Adventure staff will transfer you to the airport with complimentary transport for your final departure from this most scenic country, Nepal.

POKHARA VALLEY:

Pokhara is one of the most unique sub-tropical valley in the Himalaya and probably in the world, where one can marvel the beauty of the Himalayan landscape and reflection of the Annapurna massif including the towering majestic peak of Mt. Machhapuchare on its beautiful lakes. Pokhara is situated in the mid-western Nepal. It is linked by the main highway of 200 km driving distance from Kathmandu and by air approximately 20 to 30 minutes flight with sweeping panoramic views of the mid-east to western Himalayan ranges.

Mother Nature has certainly blessed this fertile valley with the outstanding scenery of the landscapes, snow-capped mountains, moderate tropical climate, and beautiful pristine lakes of Begnas, Rupa, and Phewa.

The most stunning of Pokhara’s sights is the magnificent panorama of the Annapurna range which forms its backdrop. Annapurna massif includes Annapurna I to IV and Annapurna South. Among these high peaks, it is the towering majestic Mt. Machhapuchare (Fish Tail) which dominates all others in this range. Pokhara with its natural beauty is also a starting point of Nepal’s most popular adventure destinations. Most of the trekking, mountaineering expeditions begins from this remarkable place and it’s an also an ideal spot for all types of holidaymakers.

Cost Include

  • Pick up from airport and transfer to hotel
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu as your Budget.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Kathmandu valley sightseeing and prepare for trek
  • A  professional Sherpa Guide with Government License
  • Sherpa porter who will carry your baggage(2 people 1 Sherpa porter)
  • Food in Trekking(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner  )
  • All Accommodation during Trekking(Tea House/ Camping)
  • Necessary Trekking permits
  • TIMS (Trekkers Information Management system card)
  • Necessary Equipment( sleeping bag and Down Jacket)
  • All programme as per Itinerary
  • Necessary flight Ticket/ Land Transport(Domestic only )
  • First-aid kit from The Great Adventure Treks
  • Food, salary  Transport, clothing for Guide and Porter
  • Insurance for Guide and Porter
  • Rescue  Help

Cost Exclude

  • Lunch and dinner in kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Any kinds of Drinks( soft and Hard Drinks)
  • Visa, international flight ticket
  • Personal Nature expenses
  • Tips for Staffs
  • Rescue and Evacuation cost
Enquiry

Trip Facts

  • 1,430m at Syaglung
  • Moderate
  • On Camping basis
  • Private vehicle & flight
  • Yes
  • Hindus Brahmin, Chhetries, Dalits mid- hills, Gurungs of Buddhist / Hindu religions