Best time for this trip: Autumn and winter (from November to March), but tour can be run all year round.
This trip highlights the major cultural destinations and scenic hill stations of central Nepal – including the famous Chitwan National Park and Pokhara with short hiking around Annapurna foot hills regions.
DAY 01 – ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU
Upon arrival at airport, meet by us and greet transfer to hotel.
DAY 02 – KATHMANDU – BHAKTAPUR - NAGARKOT
Guided sightseeing tour of Bhaktapur Durbar Squares; old palaces, temples and around market town. Afternoon further drive to scenic hill station, Nagarkot for night stop. Nagarkot is famous for Himalayan view and sunrise if weather is clear. Overnight at a medium mountain resort hotel.
DAY 03 – NAGARKOT – POKHARA (230-KM) / 6-7 HOURS
After breakfast and morning view from Nagarkot, we proceeds the day long driving tour to Pokhara, the second tourist attractions in Nepal, popularly known as base of Annapurna Himalayan range and lake city. Overnight at a medium hotel.
DAY 04 – POKHARA – AUSTRALIAN CAMP
After breakfast, we start our trip by driving to Kande, about one hour and hiking 2 hours to Australian Camp, the hill top from where we can view the panorama of Annapurna South, himchuli nad Mt. fishtail along with other Annapurna ranges. Sunset and sunrise view can be observed from here on clear weather days. Overnight at a local lodge/teahouse.
Day 05 – AUSTRALIAN CAMP – NAUDANDA – SARANGKOT hiking and back to POKHARA
After breakfast and morning view from Australian camp, hike back to Kande, Naudanda and Sarangkot and then back to Pokhara. Overnight at a medium hotel.
DAY 06 – POKHARA
Day in Pokhara, sightseeing tour to Devis Fall, Tibetan Camp, International Mountain Museum and walking to lake side, shopping etc.
DAY 07 – POKHARA – CHITWAN NP (4-5 HOURS)
After breakfast, scenic drive to Chitwan National Park, the famous national park for Elephant safari tours and wild animal and bird watching. Upon arrival, lunch and guided tours or activities as per our local guide. Overnight at a nice medium safari resort hotel.
DAY 08 – CHITWAN NP
All day guided safari activities; Elephant ride, canoeing, jungle walks, animal and bird watching etc.
A local cultural show and all meals include in Chitwan NP trip.
DAY 09 – CHITWAN NP – KATHMANDU (5-6 HRS)
After breakfast and morning program in Chitwan NP, scenic drive back to Kathmandu. Upon arrival, check in to your hotel and rest free time…
DAY 10 - KATHMANDU
Morning visit to Swoyambhunath stupa and Patan old city; Durbar Squares and surrounding…
Afternoon free time for shopping or self-activities. Evening Nepali Cultural Show with Dinner.
DAY 11 – 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: Depend on your group size and your requirements. Please e-mail us in advance for a special price quote.
For more information and booking this trip, please contact us in advance. Thank you for your time.