Everest High Passes

...we shouldn't finish without mentioning admiration for the endlessly busy Mr Lama. He like all World Expeditions staff we met, was very charming and knowledgable, this characteristic seems to be a requirement for employment with the company

anon. | Kentucky, USA

Summit to Sea

There are few contrasts as great as trekking in the Himalaya and cruising in the Maldives - or for that matter cycling the country roads in northern India. With this in mind we combine our superb introduction to Himalayan trekking in the Annapurna foothills and ride elephants in search of wildlife. Next, we explore the cultural heart of India as we cycle through rural villages to Agra and the Taj Mahal. Finally, we head to the translucent waters of the Maldives to cruise aboard a Dhoni - a unique handcrafted sailboat. The combination of activities on this magnificent adventure throughout India, Nepal and the Maldives is not only captivating, you'll also enjoy substantial savings on this comprehensive itinerary than if undertaking them separately.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Kathmandu
DAY 2 In Kathmandu
DAY 3 Fly to Pokhara
DAYS 4/9 Commence trek along village and forest trails to gain uninterrupted views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Ranges
DAYS 10/11 Transfer to Chitwan
DAY 12 Drive to Kathmandu
DAY 13 In Kathmandu
DAY 14 Fly to Delhi
DAYS 15/16 Train to Jaipur, visit City Palace, Hawa Mahal and Amber Palace
DAYS 17/20 Commence cycling through tranquil villages, visit Sariska Tiger Reserve, the Maharajah's Palace, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. Drive to Fatephur Sikri, Agra and the Taj Mahal
DAYS 21/23 In Agra, train to Trivandrum
DAY 24 Fly to Male, commence Maldives Dhoni cruise
DAYS 25/28 Cruising the Maldvies
DAY 29 Transfer to Male where trip concludes

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Trip Code: STS
Trip Grading: Introductory
Duration:  29 days
Activities:  Trekking Cycling Cruising Wildlife Safari
Next Trip:  21 September 2014
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price: £2,450.00 GBP

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