Nepal is a small country located in the Himalayas between India and China and has over 40 Ethnic Groups with 70 spoken languages.
Nepal is famous for being the world’s only Hindu Kingdom. However, it is an intricate and beautiful tapestry formed by the interweaving of Hinduism, Buddhism and other believes. Religious tolerance and harmony found in Nepal, is perhaps a unique example for the world.
While travelling, you will discover the political and the cultural capital of the country. Its narrow winding streets, medieval temples, palaces and ancient Buddhist Stupas. Pheva lake of Pokhara , magnificent view of mighty Himalayas, snow clad mountains, Safari in Royal Chitwan National Park to spot some of the endangered species of one Horned Rhinoceros and the interaction to the insight of Népal rural life are some of the main attractions.
Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu/stay at hotel
Day 2: World heritage cultural tour/hotel
Day 3: Cultural tour in Kathmandu/hotel
Day 4 to 6: Drive to Pokhara/visit the Phewa lake/Sarangkot
Day 7: Pokhara to Lumbini
Day 8: Drive to Chitwan / Over night at Chitwan. Jungle Safari continue.
Day 9: Chitwan/ Kathmandu. 185m- Rest day at leisure
Day 10: Drive to Nagarkot via Bhaktapur
Day 11: At Nagarkot,
Day 12: Drive to Dhulikhel/1718 mtrs hotel accommodation
Day 13: Drive to Kathmandu/via Panauti and Namo Buddha Afternoon free day Panauti
Day 14: Free day in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Sight seen in Kathmandu
SWAYAMBHUNATH STUPA: Swayambhunath Sputa is the most ancient and enigmatic of all the holy shrines in Kathmandu valley. Its lofty white dome and glittering golden sire are visible for many miles and from all sides of the valley. Historical records found on a stone inscription give evidence that the stupa was already an important Buddhist pilgrimage destination by the 5th century AD.
KATHMANDU DURBAR SQUARE: Durbar Square is situated in the hub of the Capital of Nepal, the ancient city of Kathmandu. It is nestled in the fertile valley under the majestic Himalayas; Katmandu is part of the ancient trade and pilgrimage route from India to Tibet and China. Visit handicraft center in the afternoon; evening free, night in the hotel.
Day 3: Around Kathmandu Day
PATAN (Lalitpur): This ancient city of Patan also known as Lalitpur of the city of fine arts is about 5-kms southeast of Kathmandu. The city is full of Hindu temples and Buddhist monuments. Evening stroll in street soKathmandu. Night in hotel.
Day 4: Kathmandu to Pokhara (210km, 5-6 hour drive)
Day 5: Visit villages around Pokhara
Day 6: Pokhara -Sarangkot -Pokhara Sarangkot
Day 7: Pokhara to Lumbini via Tansen From Pokhara
Day 8: Lumbini to Chitwan
Day 9: At Chitwan.
After our canoe trip, we will visit the Elephant breeding center which is inside the jungle at10 minutes walk from the canoeing place. After lunch visit some Tharu villages which are situated next to the Park in the beautiful natural surroundings. By evening, have a sunset view on the riverbank. Night in hotel.
Day 10: Chitwan –Kathmandu – Nagarkot (210Km) 6h.
NAGARKOT: Nagarkot is situated 33 kilometers east of Kathmandu (1:30h), the most popular village for beautiful sights on the massifs of Jugal, Khumbu and Rolwaling and in very good weather one can have the distant view of the Everest; night in a hotel in Nagarkot.
Day 11: Nagarkot / Bhaktapur -Naggarkot
Day 12: Naggarkot to Dhulikhel/1718mtr
Day 13: Dhulikhel to Kathmandu via Panauti and Namo Buddha.
NAMO BUDDHA: Namo Buddha or Namura Stupa, which is highly revered by both Nepalese and Tibetan Buddhists, situated on a hill above Panauti. Leave to Kathmandu, night in a hotel.
Day 14: Free day in Kathmandu.
Airport pick up & drop by private vehicle.
All transfer and ground transport by Private vehicle.
3* hotels in cities and Standard hotels on bed and breakfast basis except in Chitwan on full board.
English speaking tour guide through out the tour.
Major meals except at chitwan.
International airfare and airport departure tax. Visa.
Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
Tips for staff, guide and driver.
Emergency Rescue Charge.
Monuments entrance fee during the tour.
Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
Region: Around Kathmandu
Activity: Tours in Himalaya
Season: Sep - April
Duration: 14 days
The old street of Kathmandu
The impressive architecture of the old intricately carved palaces
The Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage site and religious fervor of Nepalese
The sacred ghats on the banks of the Bhagmati river at Pashupati Nath
Boat ride in Pheva lake of Pokhara
Breathtaking view of mighty Himalayas
The fauna and flora of the Chitwan National Park
The warm hospitality of the Nepalese