Nature tuned with adventure in Nepal
- Itinerary Detail
|1||Kathmandu Durbar Square
|Cultural hub with pagoda styled buildings
Catch the Goddess, live!
Three-storied pagoda, one of the largest in Nepal
Exhits relics of King Tribhuvan's rule
Also known as Monkey Temple
|2||Kathmandu-Chitwan||Enjoy elephant ride at the jungle|
|3||Chitwan National Park||Visit Vijaynagar and Elephant Beach|
|4||Pokhara||Pokhra, Second biggest city of Nepal|
|Sunrise over Himalayas
Get set to climb a thousand steps to checkout the Shivalinga inside the cave
Goddess Bhagwati is worshiped here, through animal sacrifices
|6||Drive back to Kathmandu||Picturesque route|
|Famous Shrine of Lord Shiva
World Heritage Site
Departure. Tour concludes
Duration : 06 Nights / 07 Days
Destination : Kathmandu- Chitwan - Pokhara - Kathmandu
Ever catched a Goddess live? Well, here's your chance. Kathmandu's religious places promises this unseen! Embark on a jungle safari at Chitwan, for a sneak peek at wild fauna and winged species. Pokara and Nagarkot have been blessed with nature's treasure trove with lakes, undeterred peak view, gorges, river and natural streams.
DAY 01: ARRIVE AT KATHMANDU & HALF-DAY SIGHTSEEING TOUR
On arrival at Kathmandu airport, you'll be welcomed and escorted by our representative to the hotel.
Afternoon, commence on a half-day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley. Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square (a cultural centre built in pagoda style, outside the royal palace), Kumari Ghar (seat of the living Goddess in Kathmandu. The brick temple bears religious reliefs of Hindu and Buddhist deities) Kasthamandap, (one of the most famous shrines of Nepal, which houses Lord Gorkhanath in a three-storied pagoda) Tribhuwan Museum (exhibits artifacts used during the reign of King Tribhuvan who was famous for his valor) & other temples dotted inside Hanuman Dhoka area.
After visit, continue to Swoyambhunath stupa, sacred Buddhist shrine, also known as Monkey Temple, known for its white dome crowned with golden spire.
Overnight at Hotel
DAY 02: DRIVE FROM KATHMANDU / CHITWAN (175 KMS/5.5 HRS)
Morning, drive along a scenic mountain highway to Chitwan. Upon arrival check-in at Jungle Lodge. After lunch, commence on a half-day Jungle activities such as Elephant back safari to see wildlife of Nepal.
The Chitwan National park is one of the finest national parks in Asia, and a World Heritage site since 1984. The park shelters some endangered species such as The Royal Bengal Tiger, One horned Rhinoceros, Leopard, Gaurs, as well as Sloth Bear.
Overnight at the Jungle Lodge
DAY 03: CHITWAN
Commence on a full-day Jungle activities such as Canoe ride on Rapti river to see Crocodile & Water birds, Tharu village visit to see their lifestyle, Nature walk and Bird watching to explore more wildlife of Nepal.
Overnight at Jungle the Lodge in Chitwan
DAY 04: DRIVE CHITWAN/POKHARA (145 KMS/4.5 HRS)
Morning, drive to Pokhara. Pokhara valley to the west of Kathmandu, is the second biggest city of Nepal. An unplugged view of lofty peaks from Pokhara, with snow fed lakes, make it a tourist's favorite. Pokhara’s bewitching beauty has been the subject of many travel writers. With the magnificent Annapurna range forming the backdrop and the serenity of three major lakes – Phewa, Rupa and Begnas. Pokhara his valley is the most famous trekking starting gateway for world famous trekking areas such as to Fishtail, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri area.
Leisure for the rest of the day.
Overnight at a Hotel
DAY 05: EXCURSION TO SARAGNKOT & POKHARA CITY
Early morning, excursion to Sarangkot to see sunrise over Mt. Annapurna, Dulagiri massif & Mt. Fishtail (escorted by driver). Return to hotel for breakfast.
Later commence on a half-day Pokhara city tour which includes Bindavashini temple, Seti Gorge, Devis fall & Gupteshowr Mahadev cave.
Overnight at Hotel
DAY 06: DRIVE BACK TO KATHMANDU
You will be driven back to Kathmandu retracing the same highway. Upon arrival, check-in at a hotel. Rest of the day is free.
Overnight at Hotel
DAY 07: HALF-DAY SIGHTSEEING TOUR & DEPARTURE TRANSFER
Sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath & Boudhanath Stupa
Later proceed for the sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath & Boudhanath Stupa
Pashupatinath Temple: The most important Hindu Shrine in Nepal dedicated to Lord Shiva, on the banks of Bagmati River. The temple is shaped like a pagoda with a gold-plated roof, four silver doors, and wood carvings. Raised platforms on the banks of Bagmati are cremation sites for Hindus. Only Hindus are allowed inside the Pashupatinath courtyard.
Boudhanath Stupa (or Bodnath Stupa): One of the largest stupas in the world, most important and largest Buddhist shrine in Nepal. It is a World Heritage Site.
This Stupa, set in a pattern of a "Mandala" is encircled by houses and monasteries where Buddhist monks reside. Around the base is a ring of 108 images of the Buddha and 147 insets containing prayer wheels.
Transfer to Kathmandu airport in time to connect outbound flight.