Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel in Kathmandu.
Arrival at the Tribhuwan International airport, pick up by office representatives and transfer to the hotel in Thamel. Thamel is around 13 kms from the international airport and it takes around 20 minutes to drive from the airport to thamel. IF there is no traffic jam ( which often is there inside Kathmandu ) , it will be even faster to reach thamel.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu.
The sightseeing in Kathmandu on this day includes sightseeing in Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swayambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu durbar square etc. After breakfast on this day, leave for sightseeing inside Kathmandu. All the sightseeing spots you are going to visit today are World heritage sites. Drive first to Pashupatinath, The greatest temple and one of the four major destination for Hindu people of India and Nepal, after finishing Pashupatinath Temple, visit Boudhanath. Boudhanath Stupa is Nepal’s greatest stupa and is one of the biggest in Asia.
Monkey temple is located on a hill stop and is one of the oldest stupas in Kathmandu and the history of which is related to the creation of Kathmandu valley. After Monkey temple (swayambhunath Stupa ) , drive short to the Kathmandu Durbar Square and overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan.
Chitwan lies at 158 kms southewest of Kathmandu and is one of the most visited sites in Nepal. The Chitwan National Park is one of world heritage sites listed by UNESCO. The way to Chitwan passes through hillside on the one side of which there is panoramic view of the Trishuli River and Narayani river, some trade centers on the way, villages, springs. Upon arrival to Chitwan, activities briefing by the nature guide and overnight in hotel. You have free time in the evening to visit around on your own.
Day 04: Drive from Chitwan to Lumbini.
Lumbini lies at around 197kms away from Chitwan. The way to Lumbini from Chitwan is a plain land driving through the forests mostly. The way is straight to Lumbini, not many turns and takes around 4 hours to get to lumbini from Chitwan. Lumbini is a world heritage site listed by the UNESCO and is very famous for the Buddhist pilgrimage all around the world as it is the birthplace of Lord Buddha. In the protected area of Lumbini, you can see the footprints of Lord Buddha as well as many remnants of the history related to the Buddhism and the childhood of Lord Buddha.
Day 05: Drive from Lumbini to Pokhara.
The way from Lumbini to Pokhara passes through Tansen, one of the famous touristic as well as one of turning historic place of Nepal. Tansen is one of the famous sightseeing place in Nepal, most of the tourists go to Tansen too see the Palpa Palace, which carries the history of 17th century of Nepal. Pass all the way along the hillside and overnight in Pokhara.
Day 06: Sightseeing in Pokhara.
Early morning, drive from Pokhara to Sarangkot, Sarangkot is around 15 minutes walking distance form downtown pokhara. Hike to the top of Sarangkot to reach 1592 mtrs. And to view the sunrise view that strikes the mountains. The Mountain view from Sarangkot in the morning is panoramic. You can see the 180 degree mountain just in front of you including the Annapurnas, The Fishtail pinnacle of Machhapuchre, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri etc. Afternoon, boating in Phewa Lake, visit the barahi temple, visit the world peace stupa, the davi’s falls, the Gupteswor cave etc. Overnight in Pokhara with a free evening for shopping around in Pokhara.
Day 07: Drive to Kathmandu.
Half of the way back to Kathmandu passes through a mixture of hills, rivers, villages, towns, rivers, landscapes till Mugling. After mugling, you are travelling the same way to chitwan from Kathmandu.
Day 08: Departure.
Free time in the morning for shopping. Rest till the time of flight, transfer to the airport for flight onward.
Cost starts from: (Minimum group size 2 pax)
|INR 12025/- per person
||US $ 345/- per person
- 03 nights accommodation in Kathmandu
- 01 night accommodation in Chitwan
- 01 night accommodation in Lumbini
- 02 nights accommodation in Pokhara
- Al accommodations with breakfast
- Accommodation in twin sharing basis only
- All land transfers as per the itinerary above
- Sightseeing as mentioned above
- All activities in Chitwan as above
- English speaking driver
- English speaking guide for groups containing more than 10 pax