Enjoy Highlight of Nepal
Enjoy Highlight of Nepal tour covers the history and culture in Kathmandu to the incredible mountain scenery of the Annapurna, we get the chance to discover the variety of cultures, landscapes and religions that make Nepal today. This trip gives us the opportunity to see all facets of this fascinating country: the narrow streets and temples. The journey begins from Nepals capital city Kathmandu: The world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley will attract your eyes & mind to medieval monuments ( Durbar Squares & Temples ), myths & legends associated with the history. Medieval architectural wonder which are depicted in the pillar, walls, windows, & doors of the Palaces, Temples & rest houses in the durbar Squares. Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, & Swoyambhunaath Stupa, the lakeside city of Pokahra at the foot of the Annapurnas, and the wildlife in Chitwan, an ideal introduction to the delights of Nepal. Take leisurely stroll through the lesser visited traditional town of Bandipur in west Nepal and chat with the friendly locals. You will get to know with ethnic people; Newars, Gurungs, Magars, Tharus, Tamang. (Kathmandu-Nagarkot-Dhulikhel-Bandipur-Pokhara -Tansen -Lumbini-Chitwan-Daman-Kathmandu).
You can see Himalayas from KanchenJunga in the east to Dhawalagiri in the west including Himalayan range. Visiting Lumbini, the birth place of Lord Buddha will give you a bit of of peace to your mind. Views of the Annapurna Massif, Machhapuchre, Dhawalagiri from Pokhara Views from Nagarkot Langtang, Ganesh, Dorjelakpa, Phurbu Chyachu, Garushanker, Enjoy the spectacular views of the snow capped mountains and panoramic views of the valleys from Nagarkot. Views from Daman; Kancehnjunggha, Makalu, Everest, Langtang, Manaslu, Annapurna & Dhawalagiri. Chitwan national park presents the world class wildlife tours. This is an unforgettable 15 days tour where you will have experienced the rich cultural and geographic diversity of Nepal.
|Day 01:||Arrival in Kathmandu|
|Day 02:||sightseeing of Kathmandu|
|Day 03:||Kathmandu-Bandipur (136km, 5 hrs.)|
|Day 04:||Bandipur-Pokhara (110km, 4 hrs.)|
|Day 05:||Hike to Pumikot, Pokhara|
|Day 06:||Pokhara-Tansen (118km, 4 hrs)|
|Day 07:||Tansen-Lumbini/Bhairahawa (65km, 3 hrs.)|
|Day 08:||Lumbini-Chitwan (158km, 4 hrs.)|
|Day 11:||Chitwan-Daman (140km, 5 hrs.)|
|Day 12:||Daman-Kathmandu(96 km, 3 hrs.)|
|Day 13:||Kathmandu B|
|Day 14:||Excursion to Nagarkot B|
|Day 15:||Departure B|
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu. Meet our representative at the airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu.B AM After breakfast in the hotel, proceed for sightseeing tours of Pashupatinath Temple-the holiest Hindu Temple on the bank of sacred Bagmati River, Bodhanath Stupa-the biggest Buddhist Stupa architecture in the world! and Swayambhunath Stupa-the 2000 years old legendary stupa also nick-named as monkey temple. PM Free
Day 03: Kathmandu-Bandipur ( 136km, 5 hrs)B After breakfast in the hotel, drive to Bandipur -the After refreshment in the resort, visit the 17th century built Gorkha Palace complex which comprise a temple, palace and fort. The view of Manaslu range from here is just superb.
Day 04: Bandipur-Pokhara ( 110km, 4 hrs) B After breakfast in the resort, retrace 23 km to join the Kathmandu-Pokhara highway. The drive offers excellent views of the Himalayas and passes through several roadside bazaars and villages. Check in hotel andafter refreshment boating trip to Barahi Temple situated in the middle of the lake.
Day 05: Pokhara B After breakfast, take a hike to Pumdikot (1720m, 1 hour hiking from Thulibidi ) that offers the excellent views of Annapurnas, Machhapuchhre and Dhaulagiri on a clear weather day. After some rest atop, drive back to Pokhara. PM Sightseeing of Davis Falls, Gupteswar Cave, Seti Gorge etc.
Day 06: Pokhara-Tansen ( 118km, 4 hrs)B After breakfast, drive to Tansen renowned as the Queen of Hills of Nepal.The town sprawls over a ridge with pretty Newar houses lining its cobbled streets. Srinagar, the popular vantage point over Tansen offers the splendid views of the Himalayas.
Day 07: Tansen-Lumbini/Bhairahawa ( 65km, 3 hrs) B After breakfast, drive to Lumbini-the birthplace of Lord Buddha. The road winds and switches back, making the trip thrilling. After refreshment in the hotel, visit the Lumbini Garden. You will visit the temple of Queen Mayadevi Temple and Ashokan pillar that marks the birthplace of Buddha. Overnight hotel.
Day 08: Lumbini-Chitwan ( 158km, 4 hrs)B/L/D Drive to Chitwan National Park- One of the Asia’s best preserved natural habitat of Great one horned rhinoceros, Royal Benagal Tiger and many other endangered species of mammals, birds and aquatic lives. After refreshment, take a short walk tour to the village of Tharu aboriginal people whose life style remains unchanged over the century. Hotel: Baghmara Wildlife Resort or similar
Day 09: Chitwan B/L/D AM: After breakfast, you will set out on a dog out canoe in Rapti River to watch the aquatic birds. If luck favors you, you will get to see the one of the endangered species of crocodiles-Gharial. The boat ride lasts for 30 minutes and you will visit the Elephant breeding camp, where you will have chance to play with the young elephant babies and learn how the elephants are captured in the wild, how they are tamed and trained to work for human beings. Option:After the canoe trip, interestrd people with prior arrangement can take jungle walk tour that lasts 3 hours. Its a complete jungle walk trek on foot, guided by experienced jungle guides and sikaris. Return to hotel in theafternoon. PM: After lunch, you will again go to explore the flora and fauna of the park on the elephant back! Great experience! Great One Horned Rhinoceros is the unmistakable sight. Other animals commonly seen are Sambar, Spotted deer and wild boars.
Day 10: Chitwan B/L/D AM: Early morning, you will take a bird watching trip guided by our experienced and qualified birdwatcher guides. Chitwan National Park, habitat to more than 500 different species of resident and migratory birds, is a haven for bird watchers. Return to hotel forbreakfast and free stay till afternoon. PM: After lunch, you will go for jeep safari. You will drive through different vegetations like wetlands, grasslands, Sal forest etc. Sometime the park authority do not allow jeep safari in the park and in option, we will offer you trip to the lake of “20 thousands lake” in the buffer zone forest of the park where chance of animal sightseeing is not less compared.
Day 11: Chitwan-Daman ( 140km, 5 hrs) B After breakfast, drive to Daman along the winding and snaking road carved out of the hills densely forested with Rhododendron flowers. In Spring, the forest reddens with Rhododendron flowers and gives the impression that the whole forest is in fire. Daman, situated in an altitude of 2400m, claims to have the sight of Mount Everest on a clear weather day. Overnight bungalow. At everest Panorama Resort
Day 12:Daman-Kathmandu ( 96 km, 3 hrs) Get up early morning for the most beautiful sunrise view of the world! Go to the observatory for the Himalayan Panorama view and after breakfast, continue your journey to Kathmandu.
Day 13: KathmanduB AM Sightseeing of the ancient township of Bhaktapur-the original capital of Malla Kings of Nepal. The town is the best testimony of preservation of ancient and mediaeval arts and architecture. Visit Thimi-the typical Newari town adjacent to Bhaktapur. PM Sightseeing of Patan and Bungamati Patan has the fame as the ” City of Arts and Crafts” and in fact you will agree it when you visit the town. After Patan, you will visit Bungamati, another Newari Village where you will have chance to meet the local people and witness their life style.
Day 14: Excursion to Nagarkot B Today, you can take an excursion to your choice of hill resorts situated in the surrounding hills of Kathmandu. Early morning trip rewards you with excellent Sunrise view over the Himalayan Panorama.
Day 15: Departure B Transfer to airport for departure
- Accommodations in twin sharing basis in bed & breakfast except full board in Chitwan national park
- All transportations by a private air-conditioned vehicle
- English speaking tour guide
- All entrance fees of the monument
- All transfers
- Insurances of the vehicle & crew members of our organization
- Mineral water per day per person
- Elephant Ride & other jungle activities with the national park entrance fees
- welcome Nepali dinner with traditional dance performances
- International flights
- Internal flights
- Visa fees
- Meals other than mentioned above
- Bevereages & alcoholic drinks
- Personal natured expenses ( Telephone , Laundry , Shopping etc)