Himalayan vista with Chitwan & Pokhara

Wider scope to witness best of Nepal's culture, wildlife and Himalayan panorama

This cultural tour to some of the most significant places in Nepal offers you great fun and pleasure. The trip begins in Kathmandu, with visits to the major tourist attractions around Kathmandu Valley. After you visit the major places of Kathmandu, you head off to Chitwan.

In Chitwan National Park, you get to indulge in interesting jungle activities for sightseeing exotic wildlife and diverse ecosystem. You will get to see rare species like the one-horned Rhino and Royal Bengal Tiger, along with several other birds and animals in your jungle safari. This close encounter with the wildlife will provide you with an experience of a lifetime.

After Chitwan, you will be traveling to the exotic and beautiful city of Pokhara. Phewa Lake, Mahendra Gupha, the gorge of Seti River and Davis Fall are the major sightseeing places in Pokhara. You experience nature at its best, amidst the enchanting natural beauty and snow-capped peaks of Pokhara.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1 Arrive Kathmandu; Transfer to Nagarkot (2175m) -1/2 hrs
  • Day 2 Watch early morning sunrise & walk downhill to Changunarayan Temple; Transfer to Dhulikhel (1550m)
  • Day 3 Watch early morning view of the Himalaya and drive to Chitwan (415m) - 4/5 hrs
  • Day 4 Full day of jungle activities
  • Day 5 Drive to Pokhara (827m) – 4/5 hrs, PM: Sightseeing of Pokhara
  • Day 6 Drive to Kathmandu
  • Day 7 Sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • Day 8 Depart Kathmandu

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Arrive Kathmandu; Transfer to Nagarkot (2175m) -1/2 hrs

    A representative and driver from our office will meet and greet you at the airport and escort you to your hotel and help you check into your designated hotel. We will arrange a meeting with you at hotel to brief you about your daily activities. You can rejuvenate your adventure spirit amidst the complete ambience of your hotel. You will travel to Nagarkot, which is 1/2 hours away from Kathmandu. On your way you can view breathtaking panoramic Himalayan sights of Mt. Everest (8848m), Manaslu (8,163m) and Gauri Shankar (7,134m). Nagarkot accommodates finest of resorts, hotels, restaurants and cafes. You will spend your night at one of the best resorts or hotels in Nagarkot. In the evening, you can catch the most magnificent sunset view in Nagarkot..

  • Day 2

    Watch early morning sunrise & walk downhill to Changunarayan Temple; Transfer to Dhulikhel (1550m)

    Nagarkot offers the most picturesque sunrise view. After rejoicing the visual retreat in Nagarkot, you get to visit Changunarayan temple. Hindu regards this temple with great reverence. Then you will be guided along the exotic locales of Dhulikhel. On your visit, you can gain invaluable insight into the lifestyle, culture, custom and tradition of local people of Dhulikhel. .

  • Day 3

    Watch early morning view of the Himalaya and drive to Chitwan (415m) - 4/5 hrs

    After you have your share of basking in the splendor of Himalaya’s panoramic beauty, you set off for the Terai lowland of Chitwan. It takes 4/5 hours to reach Chitwan from Kathmandu. Chitwan houses rich wildlife, lush grasslands and rare species of bird and animals. Chitwan national park is your target destination. It give a unique and exceptional wildlife experience, being the home to several rare species, in particular, the one-horned rhinoceros, Royal Bengal Tiger, leopard, bear, wild boar, deer, bison, crocodiles etc. Unlike African animals, those in Chitwan tend to be rather solitary and shy, but the chancing of sightseeing these are very high owing to the expertise and experiences of guides. .

  • Day 4

    Full day of jungle activities

    You surrender yourself to the pure pleasure of jungle activities including wildlife safari, canoeing, bird watching etc. In the majestic jungles of Chitwan National Park, you may encounter rare endangered species like one-horned rhinoceros and Bengal tiger. Canoeing through the river gives you sheer pleasure to witness crocodiles and other aquatic species in their natural habitats. You can have the most thrilling and exciting wildlife experience of your lifetime. .

  • Day 5

    Drive to Pokhara (827m) – 4/5 hrs, PM: Sightseeing of Pokhara

    After healthy breakfast you immediately travel to Pokhara. It takes 4/5 hours to reach Pokhara. On reaching Pokhara, you will be escorted to best resorts or hotels of your choice. Pokhara will have you mesmerized with its majestic sight of snow-capped mountain peaks and exquisite beauty. Pokhara is most popular for its lakes Phewa, Begnas and Rupa. Your trip includes visits to exotic places. You can go for boating in Phewa lake. Exploring the deep-seated mysteries of intriguing caves like Mahendra Gupha will further heighten your adventure spirit. The Devil's Fall, the gorge of the Seti River and Tibetan refugee camp are the other dotted places you will be sightseeing. .

  • Day 6

    Drive to Kathmandu

    After enjoying delicious breakfast, you will return to Kathmandu. On reaching Kathmandu, you get ready for your forthcoming trips..

  • Day 7

    Sightseeing in Swoyambhunath, Bouddhanath and Pashupatinath

    After healthy breakfast, your guide will take you to Buddhist stupa of Boudhanath and Pashupatinath temple, a very sacred Hindu pilgrimage site. You will be provided with detailed historical and cultural information about the places. After this religious journey, you will be guided along the interesting places around Patan like Patan Durbar Square, Mahaboudha Temple, Kumbeshwor temple, Krishna Temple, Golden Temple etc. After lunch, you resume your exclusive visits to major sightseeing places of Kathmandu. Your guide will take you to 2000 years old Swayambhunath. This place offers a majestic view of the entire Kathmandu valley. Stupa of Swayambhunath epitomizes Buddhism. By the end of the trip you will be completely immersed into Nepal culture..

  • Day 8

    Depart Kathmandu

    Our drive and airport representative drive you to the airport in time for your flight back home. We ensure that that you leave Kathmandu with cherishing memory and an experience of a lifetime..

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