Nepal Delight

Tour Type:
Private Escorted Tours
Start:
Kathmandu
Duration:
8 Days
End:
Kathmandu
Departs:
Daily

Starting From

NZ$ 2447
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Crowned with the greater Himalayas, Nepal is a land of eternal beauty and attraction. It's a land of colorful cultures, ancient history and people, picturesque scenery and some of the best walking on earth. It is popularly known for the highest mountain peak of the world. It is also the birthplace of Gautam Buddha who laid the foundation of Buddhism in the country. We will explore the rich traditions of art, culture, heritage and the natural habitats.

Itinerary

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DAY 1

On arrival assistance by our representative and transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Kathmandu.

DAY 2

After breakfast, drive to Chitwan. Nepal's first national park, the Chitwan National Park offers one of the finest wildlife experiences in Asia. Supporting diverse flora and fauna, it is home to some of the rare species of animals like Bengal tiger, gharial and the world's second-largest population of Asian Rhinoceros apart from leopards, Mugger crocodile, Indian rock python and several species of deer. Arrive and check-in at the hotel. The afternoon is at leisure. Evening proceeds for cultural show comprising the performance of Tharu stick dance. Stay Overnight at the hotel in Chitwan.

DAY 3

Enjoy the wildlife of Chitwan escorted by expert naturalists. Indulge in various exciting activities including Canoe ride, Jungle walk, Bird watching and a Slide show on Jungle life. Stay overnight at the hotel in Chitwan.

DAY 4

This morning you will take a scenic drive to Pokhara, “The dreamland of Nepal”. Three out of the ten highest mountains in the world namely Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I and Manaslu are situated within 30 miles (linear distance) of the city, bestowing the northern skyline of the city, a very close view of the great Himalayan Peak. The proximity to the Himalayas also makes it one of the most popular places to start your trekking tours. Upon arrival, check in to the hotel. In the evening, enjoy one-hour boating at Fewa Lake. Marvel the sights of the beautiful Himalayan peaks of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail), Annapurna, Dhaulagiri Himal. Later walk back to the hotel, the walk will provide you with lots of shopping options towards the lakeside area. Rest of the evening is at leisure. Stay overnight at the hotel in Pokhara.

DAY 5

After breakfast proceed for half day city tour of Pokhara. Visit Bidabashini temple, a white dome-like structure that dominates a spacious stone-paved courtyard built atop a shady hillock. It is dedicated to Goddess Bhagwati, yet another manifestation of Shakti. Visit Devi’s Fall, which was accidentally discovered when a trekker fell and mysteriously disappeared into an underground passage beneath the fall. Visit the Mahendra Cave, a limestone cave famous for its stalactites and stalagmites and presence of bats, Gupteshwar Mahadev Cave – a cave temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, ST. George and Tibetan Refugee camp, where the barter system is still practised. Stay overnight at Pokhara.

DAY 6

Today travel back to Kathmandu and check into Hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure and stay for two nights in Kathmandu.

DAY 7

After breakfast visit Visit Patan Durbar Square, it has many famous sites and unique architectures. Krishna Mandi, Bhimsen temple, Hiranya Varna Mahabhihar are just a few among the temples offering you an ecstasy of paintings, wood and metal carvings. The Sundari Chowk contains exquisite samples of woodcarvings, stone and metal sculpture. Patan Durbar Square and the Himalaya that can be seen at a distance make an enchanting scene. Also visit Krishna temple, built-in 1637 by the king Siddhi Narsingha Malla. Mahabodhi temple, dedicated to Lord Gautam Buddha, Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, a three-storied golden pagoda located near Patan Durbar square. Later visit Bouddhanath Stupa, The 36 meter tall, among the largest stupas in South Asia, is home to Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal. It is situated on the ancient trade route to Tibet (6km to the east of the city). Stay overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.

DAY 8

After leisurely breakfast tour finish with transfer to the airport.

Inclusion


Accommodation with private facilities

Travel by private air-conditioned car with driver

Private Local English speaking tour guide

Meals as specified (B=Breakfast, L = Lunch, D=Dinner)

Shared Jeep Wildlife safari

Boat ride at Pokhra

Entrance fees and tickets

Assistance and transfers

All applicable taxes

Exclusion


International Airfares

Any meals other than specified, drinks, laundry, mineral water, telephone calls, postage

Camera and Video entry charges at Monuments/Forts etc

Train or domestic airfares excluding those mentioned in includes column

Optional tour and meals unless otherwise mentioned in the includes column

Visa & passport fees

Travel insurance of any kind

Tips and gratuities

Extra baggage charges

Early check-in or late checkout