Trip Details

Adventure Trekking in Nepal

Get your hiking boots on! This Adventure Trekking week in Nepal starts on a high through the mountains at Shivapuri …and just keeps on going! If you are looking for a fun-packed week, this is definitely the trip for you! Explore the Nepali jungles, become a pro at white-water rafting and head off on safari, spotting exotic animals on the way. Warning: this programme is not for couch potatoes and a level of fitness will be required!

Adventure, Adventure …and did we mention Adventure?

With so much to do, you’ll be glad to kick back a little at the end of a long day. During your journey, you will be staying at a variety of hotels and guesthouses, including a night on the bus, and even a memorable evening under the stars! Many volunteers make lasting relationships on this trip as the challenging but rewarding journey pulls you together as a group. In fact, you’ll probably meet people you’ll be staying with on your next programme! If you’re coming on your own, don’t worry, however, as you will be well taken care of by your local coordinator, who will guide and support you throughout your stay!

Experience Nepali Culture first Hand!

During this exciting week, you’ll have the opportunity to try out lots of new activities as you journey through Nepali mountains, jungles and plains. Nature lovers will enjoy spotting exotic animals as they go, and you’ll also visit an elephant breeding enclosure where you can get up close and personal with these majestic creatures! Furthermore, you’ll get to experience Nepali culture first-hand, as you journey through villages and towns, and explore the local areas. In fact, your last night will involve some traditional dancing around a campfire as you celebrate the end of this memorable adventure, trekking through Nepal!

Why Book Adventure Trekking in Nepal?

  • Explore Nepal’s deep jungles and majestic mountains on foot
  • Enjoy lots of fun-packed activities including white-water rafting, canoeing and more!
  • Discover the vibrant and friendly culture of the Nepali people
  • Make friends with others who may be with you on your next programme
  • Enjoy authentic Nepali cuisine with meals included in the programme

Get in touch to find out more about Adventure Trekking in Nepal or browse through our many other volunteer experiences.

Trip Itinerary

You will arrive on the Sunday, and have plenty of time to relax and refresh yourself before your exciting week begins!



  • Hike through the mountain in Shivapuri.
  • Overnight stay at the centre in Kathmandu


  • Drive to Charaudi early in the morning (3 hours)
  • White-water rafting at Trisuli river
  • Overnight camping and traditional dancing!


  • Continue rafting
  • Drive to Chitwan
  • Jungle trek and safari!
  • Overnight stay at a resort


  • Canoeing and jungle trekking
  • Overnight stay at a resort


  • Morning jungle activities
  • Drive back to Kathmandu
  • Overnight stay at the centre

Places to Visit

We think you’ll see all the best bits about this part of Nepal on your trip, but if you still have some adventure left in you, you might want to level up and add on one of our other Nepal experiences!

Trip Accommodation

During your Trekking Adventure in Nepal, you’ll be well looked after! Here are some details about your stay, with further information on the schedule.

About the Accommodation

As you are travelling, you will enjoy varied accommodation along the route, staying in hotels and guest houses – as well as an overnight journey on the bus! One night you will even be camping out under the stars, as you take in some traditional dancing by local people!


Nepalese food is delicious, consisting mainly of vegetarian dishes including rice and vegetables.You will mostly have Nepalese-style dishes (vegetarian and chicken) which will be served during the trip. However, vegetarian meal are always available. All meals are included, and this consists of 3 meals during the week, and 2 at the weekend.


These will vary from place to place. However, your coordinator will ensure that your needs are taken care of! You will usually have access to western toilets, and there is wifi in public areas of your accommodation so you can keep in touch with friends and family back home.


Transportation required outwith that which is provided in the programme is not included. Any additional excursions must be arranged separately.

Trip Country Info


Population: Approx. 28.98 million
Capital: Kathmandu
Language: Nepali
Currency: Nepalese rupee (NPR)
Time zone: UTC +5:45

Namaste and welcome to Nepal, a country of high Himalayan Mountains, artistic monuments, exotic wildlife, and diverse cultures. Located between 80 12′ east longitude and between 26 22′ and 30 27′ north latitude, Nepal extends along the south slopes of the Himalayas in central Asia.

Although Nepal is small, it has the greatest latitudinal variation of any country. The land rises from the southern plains of the Terai, barely above sea level at 70 meters, to the top of the Mt. Everest, the highest peak on Earth at 8848 meters above sea level, in a distance of less than 200 km.

Book your volunteer travel  holiday and experience one of the most spectacular landscapes in the world as well as the highest mountain ranges. Nepal has lush valleys that team with exotic wildlife ready to be explored on your gap year adventure.  It is a beautiful country located in South Asia bordering both India and China.  As you enjoy your volunteer travel experience in Nepal you will come across many remote monasteries and villages that adorn the stunning landscape where you will experience the best of Nepal.  The outstanding beauty and friendly Nepalese people are the main reasons people book gap year holidays to Nepal and why they are a popular choice with us.   We have a compreshensive selection of gap year holidays in Nepal with a number of teaching and community programs on offer.

Have a look at our latest gap year experiences in Nepal or contact us for more about work & travel in Nepal or your questions about specific programs.  The volunteer Nepal program is a very good way for you to experience the most of what the spiritual and enchanted land of Nepal has to offer. You may also choose to trek Mount Everest or smaller mountain hikes like Poon Hill.

Participant Criteria & Requirements

Standard Requirements

Travel Insurance
Under 18, Parental Consent is Required

Additional Requirements

Sturdy Boots/Shoes
Good Level of Fitness

What's included

  • 24/7 support in case of emergencies
  • Accommodation
  • Airport Pick up
  • English speaking coordinator
  • Meals
  • Orientation

What's not included

  • Airport drop off
  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Vaccination
  • Visa