Nepal is home to eight of the world's 14 highest peaks and from these dizzy heights crash rivers, through the foothills, valleys and canyons, past the Buddhist monasteries and traditional villages, on their way to the Indo-Gangetic Plains.
Lumle Holidays has taken 10% off its Explore Rivers, Rhinos & Fishtails package exclusively for Travelzoo subscribers. The 10-day tour starts in Kathmandu and travels through the holy pilgrimage region of Bagmati river and Pokhara, with two days' rafting along the Seti Khola river and into Chitwan National Park for a safari on elephant-back.
Now £449 per person, the price includes:
Please note that this price is for a tour only and does not include international flights.
Nepal's rivers are some of the best places to see the variety of its wildlife in all its glory. The Seti is a relaxing river, with a number of rapids, that winds through the Magar villages, where the Gurkha soldiers hail from, the middle hills of Nepal, the Terai Plains and the unique religious community of Devhgat. At the Chitwan National Park, there is the opportunity to see the one-horned rhino, deer, monkeys, wild boar, leopards and the Royal Bengal tiger.
Departures are available on 10 & 30 November; and 20 December.
Book by 1 November. Click here to find out more about this tour.