NEPAL TOUR [07 Nights / 08 Days]
Nepal, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked central Himalayan country in South Asia. Heaven on earth, these places to visit in Nepal will leave you speechless and wanting more, filled with snow-capped mountains and stunning artistic temples.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival on Tribhuwan International Airport you will be welcomed by our representative. You’ll be transferred to your hotel where you’ll spend a comfortable night.Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu - Pokhara
After breakfast, drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara retracing a scenic mountainous highway. Upon reaching Pokhara, rest in the hotel for sometimes and then, go for evening stroll near Lakeside. The lake looks beautiful with the street lights. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: Sarangkot for Sunrise view PM: Pokhara City Tour
You will wake up before sun and head towards Sarangkot Hill to enjoy breathtaking sunrise. You can either trek or drive to reach the hill. You will be awestruck as the sun rises and rays falls on the white glistening mountain. Then you will be driven to the hotel for breakfast. Enjoy delicious breakfast then grab your cameras and set off for Pokhara city sightseeing. At first your guide will take you to Davis fall-an incredible waterfall which is named after a tourist who fell and died in here. Opposite to this fall is a cave known as Gupteshwor Mahadev where a Shiva Linga (stone representing lord Shiva) was found. The water from Davis fall flows from here through a natural tunnel before emerging to another place.You will then, go to Phewa Lake, this green lake is painted with colorful boats and is more beautified by the temple of Taal Barahi standing in the middle of the lake. This fresh water lake reflects the shadow of Mt. Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. Take a boat and go boating around the lake. Also, visit the unique temple Taal Barahi which is the boar version of goddess Durga, who is holding a cup in one hand and fish on the other. The fish around the temple adds delight to the lake and temple. You can feed the fish as well. After sightseeing in Pokhara you can go for a quiet walk at the lake side or enjoy playing the exciting water ball. Have a hearty meal in a restaurant enjoying the serenity of the lake. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 04: Pokhara - Chitwan
After relaxing breakfast in Pokhara, you’ll be driven to Chitwan. In Nepali Chitwan means heart of the jungle. At Chitwan you will check into the hotel; then you will enjoy jungle activities including nature walk, visit to elephant breeding center, etc. In the evening you will enjoy your dinner with exotic dance performances by the local tribes. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 05: Chitwan:-Full day Jungle Activities
After breakfast get ready for some adventure in Jungle. You will go for an elephant safari to the Chitwan National Park, Nepal’s first conservation area. It is the only national park in the world, which has recorded increasing tiger population in Asia. Chitwan National Park is a world heritage property where you can experience the eye-catching view of various endangered species of animals and birds. You can later for a canoe ride on Rapti River; you may spot gharials and mugger crocodiles. If you are interested you can also go for elephant bath, trust us nothing is more refreshing than the cool water in balmy jungles of Chitwan!! Overnight at Hotel.
Day 06: Chitwan - Kathmandu
After breakfast, you need to check out of your hotel and drive back to Kathmandu.
Overnight at Hotel.
Day 07: Kathmandu
After breakfast, your tour of Kathmandu valley starts. The capital of Nepal has a lot to offer from its ancient arts to modern facilities.
You will visit the holy shrine of Hindus- Pashupatinath where Lord Shiva resides. Shiva’s manifestation as Pashupati lord of animal, is considered one of the holiest sites of the Hindus and is a must visit once in a lifetime to gain salvation. You can also see the Hindus cremation site Aryaghat at the bank of Bagmati River. Apart from being a holy shrine, it is beautifully crafted in Pagoda style with golden roof and silver doors.
Afterwards proceed to Boudhanath another Buddhist stupa and a World heritage site. It is also famous for its power to fulfill wishes and blessings. The base of the stupa is a square shaped terraced plinth representing joy, love, compassion and calmness. The white dome shaped structure on top is painted with yellow to represent lotus. Above which a square tower representing fire is painted with eyes of Buddha. On top of it is the gold conical shaped structure representing air followed by an umbrella on topmost part symbolizing space. The more you see the stupa the more peace you’ll feel!
Then you will be driven to Bhaktapur another royal city of Nepal. Listed in UNESCO, Bhaktapur Durbar Square has lots to offer. Bhaktapur, literally meaning “city of devotees”, was one of the three ancient kingdoms in Kathmandu valley. Bhaktapur with its beautiful stone and wood crafts is an architectural delight. Bhaktapur Durbar Square has three squares each consisting of palaces and temples that are unique and elaborate than the other. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 08: Departure transfer
Today you’ll say bye to mystic Nepal as your plane takes off and depart to your home.