Best of Nepal Tour [VABONT09]

Day 1

Upon arrival in Kathmandu, our representative will meet/assist and transfer to your hotel. Overnight hotel.

Day 2

Full day sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Patan.Overnight Hotel.Guided tour to four of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square holds the palaces of the medieval Kings who ruled over the then Kathmandu Kingdom. Pashupatinath houses a sacred lingum, or the phallic symbol of Lord Shiva. The Aryaghat alongside Pashupati and on the banks of the Bagmati River is a famous funeral site for the Hindus. The Buddhists shrine of Boudhanath is one of the largest stupas in the world, and one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage and tourist destinations in Kathmandu.  The area of Boudhnath is also famous for over 50 Tibetan Gompas or monasteries. Swayambhunath meaning the "the self-existent" is popular among the foreigners as the Monkey Temple owing to the large number of monkey population residing in the area. Overnight at hotel.

Day 3

After breakfast drive to the medieval town of Bhaktapur, or the Town of the Devotees. This town preserves medieval arts, architecture, culture, and lifestyle to this date. One is sure to feel like travelling back into the past while walking along the Bhaktapur thoroughfares, squares and streets, lunch and continue to Nagarkot Hill Station at an elevation of 2175m/7112ft offering grandstand panorama of the Himalayas. Often visible are the Everest(8848 meters, 29,028 ft.) Lhotse (8576 meters, 28,135 ft.), Cho-oyo (8463 meters, 27,674 ft.), and Manaslu (8163 meters, 26,693 ft.), five of the world's tallest mountains. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4

Early rise to enjoy the sunrise view and after breakfast drive to Pokhara Valley offering magnificent views of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Machhapuchhare, five peaks of Annapurna and others. Pokhara's numerous lakes, known as 'Tal' in Nepali, offer fishing, boating and swimming. Pokhara is also the gateway for trekking in the Annapurna Region. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5

Full day excursion of Pokhara Valley places of interests, boating in Phewa Lake and a hike to peace pagoda. Evening stroll around in market. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 6

After breakfast drive approx 5 hours to Chitwan National Park. There will be a guided village walk and a walk on the banks of the Rapti River to watch the charming sunset views in the sub-tropical jungle. In the evening, dinner with cultural program by ethnic tribal people with their stick dance and tribal drums. Overnight Jungle Lodge.

Day 7

Wake up call, breakfast, elephant back safari, lunch, canoeing ride, short jungle walk and elephant breeding centre tour, dinner and briefing about next day program.Overnight Jungle Lodge.

Day 8

Early rise for birding tour and take breakfast to drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 9

Departure transfer to the airport for onward flight.

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Type of trip
Overland Tours
Trip Length
9 days
Maximum Elevation
Easy or Easy
Jan – May / Sep – Dec
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