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Tibetan Flags at Annapurna Base Camp, Himalayas, Nepal

Nepal – The Ultimate Wellness Trek

  • TAILOR-MADE HOLIDAY IDEA

Duration

11 Days

Prices Start from

£2,950 ex. flights

Experience the magnificence of the Nepal Himalayas on this 11-day wellness trek, supported throughout by Integrative Nutrition coach, Bella Somerset.

Key Highlights of this Itinerary

Wellness Trekking, Bella Somerset, Himalayas, Nepal 1

Bella Somerset

Share your journey with Bella, a nutritional coach and walking guide who will jump start your health and calm your mind.

Trek, Annapurna, Nepal 2

Annapurna Mountain Range

Take a spiritual trek in the breathtakingly beautiful Annapurna range with trekking guides and porters.

Temple Bell, Annapurna, Nepal 3

Hike to Poon Hill

Make an early morning start to take the short hike to Poon Hill to enjoy the most beautiful views at sunrise.

Helicopter, Mountains, Nepal 4

Everest Heli Touring

Experience one of the most thrilling rides ever from the vantage point of a helicopter. Hover up the valleys of the Khumbu region for an exhilarating birds eye view.

Why we like it

A holiday to the Himalayan mountains of Nepal not only offers some of the most exceptional walking terrains in the world, but it is also the perfect environment in which to immerse yourself, away from the pressures of everyday life. With an objective of providing wellness, mindfulness, and rejuvenation of self, this well-considered programme with the Himalayan Mountains surrounding you, makes this trip spiritual, adventurous and immersive. Suitable for curious travellers with a love of walking, who are looking to get to know themselves better. Bella invites you on a journey that involves far more than just leg muscles.

Don't forget, we will customise this journey to suit you.

Explore our suggested itinerary

  • Day 1
    Kathmandu
  • Day 2
    Kathmandu - Pokhara
  • Day 3 - 9
    Annapurna Mountain Range Trek
  • Day 10
    Pokhara - Kathmandu
  • Day 11
    Kathmandu
Wellness Trekking, Bella Somerset, Himalayas, Nepal
Nepal

Who is Bella Somerset?

Bella Somerset is an Integrative Nutrition Health Coach who leads mountain treks with a difference to this majestic mountain playground. As well as the hiking, her walks combine meditation and holistic health coaching with the objective of jump-starting a healthy lifestyle and calming the mind. The trekking serves the purpose of promoting fitness, while Bella’s teaching and support give awareness and understanding of the steps to take to achieve and sustain health goals into the future.

Increasingly people are travelling in search of something more than just a temporary tan from their holidays. They seek holidays with a purpose, a yen for personal development and growth. People are seeking holidays that not only offer rest and relaxation but holidays that bring you home feeling refreshed, fitter and more at peace with yourself and the world.

Opting for a luxury wellness holiday to Nepal with Bella Somerset as your guide, for a group of friends, family members or independently, provides the perfect environment to work through individually tailored plans. The treks combine comfortable lodges and luxury hotels, spa indulgences and helicopter rides to view Mount Everest.

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Mustang Valley, Nepal
Mustang Valley, Nepal
Bridge, Trek, Annapurna, Nepal
Nepal

What is Wellness Trekking?

While trekking in the breathtakingly beautiful Annapurna range, you’ll enjoy quality time together and feel rejuvenated and at peace going home. The wellness element incorporates morning meditation and holistic health coaching throughout, combined with lots of hiking. Each individual will be met by Bella Somerset prior to travel to talk through tailored nutrition and holistic programme which will be worked through during the trek.

Each member of the group will have daily sessions with Bella to address how to be healthier and happier. There is also group health coaching to create a perspective on destructive behaviour habits and form actions to infuse more satisfaction into relationships, life and learn tools to manage stress better. Gain clarity on how to fully show up for your life and become excited by this prospect as you journey through the mountains.

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Mala Lodge, Lumle, Nepal
Mala Lodge, Nepal
Ker & Downey Lodges, Annapurna Circuit, Annapurna Mountain Range, Nepal
Ker & Downey Lodges, Annapurna Mountain Range, Nepal

Ker & Downey Lodges

Trekking in Nepal has always been associated with sleeping in small tents on hard beds or mats, washing in cold water, sharing communal toilets and living fairly basically. Ker and Downey are unique in Nepal as it offers the only program which allows guests to experience the magnificent Himalayan mountain scenery in style and comfort. The company pride themselves on taking an intimate understanding of Nepalese culture and tradition and take pleasure in showing visitors to this region the true charm and courtesy for which the Nepalese are known.

Located in the Annapurna Mountains, the Ker and Downey Lodges where available, offer the perfect opportunity to experience trekking in the Himalaya in luxury and comfort. With hot showers, comfortable beds and great food, these lodges are the best on offer whilst trekking.

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Accommodation

Below you can see some of the wonderful places we recommend you stay on your journey.

Ker & Downey Lodges, Annapurna Circuit £££££

  • Nepal
  • Wilderness

Located in the Annapurna Mountains, the Ker and Downey Lodges offer the perfect opportunity to experience trekking in the Himalaya in luxury and comfort. With hot showers, comfortable beds and great food, these lodges are the best on offer whilst trekking. There are seven lodges all set an easy day walk apart from each other. Each lodge accommodates between 14 and 20 people. Every room in each lodge has an en-suite bathroom with hot running water and everything is provided from sheets and blankets to hot water bottles, down jackets, scarves and hats. You will trek for around five to six hours each day, with your English speaking guide and porter who will carry everything for you, even your water bottle.

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Mala Lodge £££££

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Cradled in the lap of the Annapurna lowlands amongst rice terraces and a quaint beekeeping village, Mala Lodge is a sanctuary, next to which the Machhapuchhre Mountain looms tall. Reached by a climb up from Lumle, of under two hours, the Gurkha village of Majgaun offers a remote spot with breath-taking views. A new arrival on the Ker & Downey trekking circuit, Mala Lodge provides a stunning location to break a trek, offering a warm bed, down pillows and hot showers at the end of the day. Even down jackets, scarves and hats are provided for comfort.

Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge £££££

  • Nepal

Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge has a gorgeous location, on a hilltop ridge more than 1000 feet above the Pokhara Valley. The infinity pool has a surreal view of the Annapurna and Machapuchare range. Rooms are spacious and arranged around the hilltop in individual hand-cut stone bungalows. Each has its own garden, private veranda, and adjoining bathroom. A well-kept vegetable garden provides some excellent food, served at mealtimes by excellent well-trained staff.

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The Pavilions Himalayas £££££

  • Nepal
  • Farmstead and Ranches

The Pavilions Himalayas is nestled in the natural paradise of a lushly forested valley and set against the backdrop of the majestic Himalayan mountain range in Nepal. Set on an organic farm, guests enjoy the natural beauty of Pokhara, the gateway to the Annapurna Himalayas. Whether adventurous or contemplative, guests can be reassured of the resort’s deep commitment to the sustainability of the natural environment and the welfare of the people of Nepal. The entire resort and its 14 luxurious villas are powered by solar and renewable energy, and the organic farm is the source for fresh produce and dairy products used to make all meals. For even more adventure consider staying at the Lake View Tented Villas.

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A note on price

Prices will vary depending on the time of year you are travelling. Prices do not include international flights. Please ask one of our Travel Experts for an accurate quote. Flights purchased through Steppes Travel departing from the UK are ATOL protected.

This Itinerary
Price
From £2,950 Per person

When to travel

With two distinct seasons, dry and wet, Nepal is at its best from October through to December. This is when the monsoon, which runs from June to September, come to an end and the dry season begins, leaving the countryside green, lush and bursting with life. Mountain views are clear and crisp across the Himalayans.

Visitors going to Nepal in January and February should expect freezing temperatures in the evening but with this brings fewer crowds arguably making it a perfect time to discover the country. March, April and May see the temperatures begin to climb and the humidity reaching its height before the monsoon rains arrive. The springtime is warmer but cloud build-up over the Himalayan peaks occurs.

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