This trip highlights the three main regions of central Nepal. First – Kathmandu valley, the capital and political hub of Nepal. The valley is divided into three main historical towns: Kathmandu, Patan & Bhaktapur. Your guided tour includes all the major historical and cultural sites in the valley. Kathmandu valley and its surrounding hills are very famous for panoramic views of the Himalayas. After Kathmandu, we proceed to Chitwan National Park for safari activities and wildlife viewing. Chitwan is home to many rare wild animals including the famous Royal Bengal Tiger, one-horned rhinos, and more than 400 different species of birds. This trip also includes visiting scenic Pokhara which is 200 km., west of Kathmandu. Pokhara is a beautiful natural lake valley, a rare occurrence in nature. The green valleys and the panorama of the Annapurna Himalayan range can be observed from here… At the end, we take the panoramic flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu again and fly back to your next destination or home.
DAY 01 – ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU
Upon arrival at the airport, met and greet transfer to hotel. Rest free time to overcome from jetlag.
DAY 02 – KATHMANDU
After breakfast at hotel, about 9 am - we proceed to visit Kathmandu Durbar Squares – the old palace complexes and temples located in the center of Kathmandu old city. After Kathmandu DS, we will continue to visit the glorious Buddhist temple “Swayambhunath stupa”, also called as the Monkey Temple. Swayambhunath stupa was built in 1st century and one of the most important places of the Buddhist people. Afternoon, we will visit Patan Durbar Squares, the old palace of Patan and temple complexes. Patan is well known as city of art and architecture. Return to hotel for rest and leisure…
DAY 03 – KATHMANDU – CHITWAN NP
After breakfast at hotel, we proceed to a long day trip, about 5/6-hours scenic drive to Chitwan National park, situated 160-km southwest of Kathmandu. Chitwan NP is one of the finest parks in Asia and a great wildlife safari park.
DAY 04 – CHITWAN NP
Full day guided safari activities; include Elephant ride, Jungle walk, Canoeing, Animal and Bird Watching and evening local Tharu cultural show…
DAY 05 – CHITWAN NP -POKHARA
This is another long day but scenic driving about 5-hours to Pokhara, the city of lakes. Pokhara is second tourist hob in Nepal and get way to the Annapurna Himalayan ranges and trekking.
DAY 06 – POKHARA
Pokhara is second tourist destination in Nepal. The town is located in the lap of Annapurna Himalayan ranges and gateway to trekking trails to Annapurna, Mustang and Dhaulagiri. Today we are visiting some popular places in Pokhara such as Devis fall, Tibetan camp, International mountain museum, and walking to Phewa lake side bazaars etc.
DAY 07 – FLY POKHARA – KATHMANDU
Take a panoramic flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Pick up at Kathmandu airport and on the way transfer to visit Bouddhanath stupa, the largest Buddhist shrine in Nepal that was built in 5th century and later check in to the hotel.
DAY 08 – DEPARTURE FROM KATHMANDU
After breakfast at the hotel, free time and as per your flight time, we will transfer you to airport for your flight home or next destination. Namaste! End of the trip.
*** This itinerary can be changed or modified as per your time and interest.
Cost of This Trip: USD 500-- depend on your group size and your requirements. Please e-mail us for a special price quote.
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