Nepal is one of of the most enchanting travel destinations in the world. Nepal offres the unque mixture of cultures, remarkable natural b eauty and adventure. this is the counntry of fascinating landscape, vibrant culture ND LOVELY AND SMILING PEOPLE. Nepal is one of the richest country in terme of biodiversity in the world due to the unique geographhical position nad latituditional variation.
Nepal haS A VERY RICH AND DIVERDSED CULTURE because of its uniqyue location metween the world's two largest and ancient civilisation.
Nepal is the holy land forr hindus and buddhists. where hindus and buddhiosts have been co exesting for centuries in total harmony.
Buddha was born in lumbini of Nepal in 563 BC which makes nepal a sacred land for all buddhist all over the world.
Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal , situated in the southern slope of the himalayas, Kathmandu is the most histotorical, religious and cultural city of nepal. Kathamdnu alone houses 7 world heritage sites, beautiful old streets, traditional and typical villages, colorful festivals, museums. located between the indian d and tibetan ciilisation, kathmandu offers exotic attractions
Kathmandu is the capital city of Nepal. Kathmandu is also the largest metropolis in theHimalayanhill region. Nepali is the most spoken language in the city.
Kathmandu, also known as City of Temples stands at an elevation of approximately 1,400 metres (4,600 feet) above sea level in the bowl-shaped Kathmandu Valley of central Nepal. The valley is historically termed as "Nepal Mandala" and has been the home of Newar culture, a cosmopolitan urban civilisation in the Himalayas foothills. The city was the royal capital of the Kingdom of Nepal and hosts palaces, mansions and gardens of the Nepalese aristocracy. It has been home to the headquarters of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) since 1985. Today, it is the seat of government of the Nepalese republic established in 2008; and is part of the Province No. 3 in Nepalese administrative geography.
Kathmandu is and has been for many years the centre of Nepal's history, art, culture and economy. It has a multiethnic population within a Hindu and Buddhist majority. It is also the home of the Newars. Religious and cultural festivities form a major part of the lives of people residing in Kathmandu.
Tourism is an important part of the economy; in 2013, Kathmandu was ranked third among the top ten upcoming travel destinations in the world by TripAdvisor, and ranked first in Asia. The city is the gateway to the Nepalese Himalayas, and home to seven world heritage sites: the Durbar Squares of Hanuman Dhoka, Patan and Bhaktapur; the Stupas of Swayambhunath and Baudhanath; and the temples of Pashupati and Changu Narayan. There are also seven casinos in the city.
Historic areas of Kathmandu were severely damaged by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake on 25 April 2015. Some of the buildings have been restored and some are in the process of reconstruction.
Pokhara is situated in the Gandaki Pradesh of Nepal. The country's second tourist city is also serves the the capital city of Gandaki Pradesh. Pokhara is located 200 kilometres (120 miles) west of Kathmandu. The altitude varies from 827 metres (2,713 feet) in the southern part to 1,740 metres (5,710 feet) in the north. The Annapurna Range, with three out of the ten highest mountains in the world — Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I and Manaslu — is within 15–35 mi (24–56 km) of the valley.
Chitwan National Park is a preserved area in the south-central part of Nepal, known for its biodiversity. Its dense forests and grassy plains are home to rare wildlife like one-horned rhinos and Bengal tigers. The park shelters numerous bird species, including the giant hornbill. Dugout canoes traverse the northern Rapti River, home to crocodiles.
Lumbini has a number of older temples, including the Mayadevi Temple, and various new temples, funded by Buddhist organisations from various countries, have been completed or are still under construction. Many monuments, monasteries and a museum, and the Lumbini International Research Institute are also within the holy site. Also, there is the Puskarini, or Holy Pond, where the Buddha's mother took the ritual dip prior to his birth and where he had his first bath. At other sites near Lumbini, earlier Buddhas were, according to tradition, born, then achieved ultimate Enlightenment and finally relinquished their earthly forms.
Bandipur (Devanagari बन्दीपुर) is a hilltop settlement and a municipality in Tanahun District, (Gandaki Zone) of Nepal. This municipality was established on 18 May 2014 by merging with existing Dharampani and Bandipur VDCs. Because of its preserved, old time cultural atmosphere, Bandipur has increasingly been coming to the attention of tourism. At the time of the 2011 Nepal census it had a population of total (Bandipur and Dharampani) 15,591 people living in 3750 individual households. It is one of the best tourist destinations of Nepal. Bandipur is famous for Newari people and their cultures.
Tansen is a Municipality and the administrative center of Palpa District in the "hills" of western part of Nepal. It is located on the highway between Butwal and Pokhara, on the crest of the Mahabharat Range or Lesser Himalaya overlooking the valley of the Kaligandaki River to the north. The highway bypasses the town center on the west, protecting pedestrian amenities in the central maze of steep, narrow, winding alleys lined with Newari shop-Houses and temples.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (. /. / D)
Meet and assistance by Loyal representative/guide, transfer to hotel. PM: Explore Kathmandu, walking through the old city. Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square including Kumari house, Kasthamandap, freak street and other historical monumens. Welcome dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with cultural show.
Day 2: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu (B/L/ D)
Early morning, possibility to take mountain flight (optional) which offers the magnificent panoramas over the Himalayas including Mt. Everest. Back to hotel for breakfast. AM: visit Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple) which is one of the most beautiful UNESCO sites in Kathmandu. Lunch in Patan. PM: visit craft city of Patan. Visit Patan Durbar Square, museum, golden temple and several other monuments in the old city. Dinner at hotel.
Day 3: Kathmandu – Nagarkot (B/L/ D)
AM: visit Boudhnath, the biggest Buddhist stupa in Nepal. Visit Pashupatinath temple, Nepal’s biggest hindu temple which is famous for its cremation Ghats and many colorful religious activities. Lunch at Bhaktapur. PM: visit Bhaktapur city. Visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Nyatapola temple, pottery square etc. then drive to Nagarkot. 20km. Nagarkot offers scenic view over the mountains. Overnight at Nagarkot.
Day 4: Nagarkot – Kathmandu - Kurintar (B/L/ D)
Early morning, possibility to see sunrise over the Himalayas. After breakfast, drive to Majhimtar (5 hrs) for rafting. Lunch on the way before rafting. 2 hrs rafting. Rafting ends at Kurintar. Walk to the hotel, check in. PM: short hike around Kurintar. Dinner and overnight at Kurintar.
Day 5: Kurintar – Manakamana – Pokhara (B/L/ D)
AM: Visit Manakamana temple by cable car, walk to the viewpoint to see Manaslu and Annapurna mountains. Then drive to Pokhara (3hrs). Lunch at lakeside. Boating in Fewa lake (45m), visit Davise fall and Tibetan village. Dinner at hotel.
Day 6: Pokhara (B/L/ D)
Early morning drive to World Peace Pagoda to see sunrise over the Annapurna Mountains, walk 20m to get to the ste pagoda.. After sunrise non walkers walk down to the bus and drive back to the hotel for breakfast. Walkers walk 2 hrs to Dam side through forest and rice field. They carry packed breakfast. Lunch at lakeside restaurant. PM: visit Bindabasini temple, walk through the old city, visit Pokhara fruit and vegetable market and international mountain museum. Dinner at hotel.
Day 7: Pokhara – Tansen (B/L/ D)
Drive to Tansen (5 hrs). lunch at Tansen. PM: visit Tansen city including Tansen Durbar, Sital Pati, colorful red mud houses and hindu and Buddhist monuments. Walking through the small street. Visit Srinagar hill. Dinner and overnight at Tansen.
Day 8: Tansen – Lumbini (B/L/ D)
Drive to Lumbuni (3 hrs), visit Mahayan monastic zone, Mayadevi temple, Ashok pillar, holy tree and pond in the sacred garden. After lunch, visit Therabada monastic zone, ride rickshaw to explore the village and rice field. Evening visit Japanese Peace Pagoda to see sunset. Dinner and overnight at Lumbuni.
Day 9: Lumbini – Chitwan (B/L/ D)
Drive to Chitwan National Park (5 hrs). Lunch at jungle lodge. PM: Elephant back safari. Dinner and overnight at lodge.
Day 10: Chitwan (B/L/ D)
Full day jungle activities including jeep safari, visit crocodile breeding farm, jungle walk and canoeing in the river. Evening, watch Tharu culture dance. Dinner and overnight at lodge.
Day 11: Chitwan – Bandipur (B/L/ D)
Drive to Bandipur (4 hrs). Lunch at hotel. PM: 2 hrs walk around Bandipur. Enjoy magnificient view over Ganesh himal, Manaslu and Annapurna ranges of Himalayas. Visit Bandipur including temples, old town and mountain view point.
Day 12: Bandipur – Kathmandu (B/L/ D)
Drive to Kathmandu (5 hrs). Check in at hotel. PM: Free time in Thamel for shopping and walking around. Dinner at Thamel and drive back to hotel.
Day 13: Departure transfer (B/. / .)
Free till departure. Check out time 11:00 AM
Later, timely transfer to the airport to connect international flight.
- Surface transfers by private AC vehicle.
- Services by English speaking guide throughout the tour.
- Accommodations on twin sharing basis.
- All meals.
- All required permits and monument entrance fees.
- Applicable local taxes.
Cost doesn’t include:
- International airfare
- Nepal visa fee
- All kinds of personal expenses like drinks, laundry, telephone etc.
- Tips for driver and guide.
- Other things not mentioned in the inclusions.
- Activities if mentioned optional in the itinerary