Nepal is a place of overriding beauty and calm but, as with anywhere, dig a little deeper and the same question will arise: at what price? Responsible tourism issues in Nepal are driven by poverty, a lack of education, and simple inefficiency when it comes to infrastructure.
DAY 1 : ARRIVAL KATHMANDU
Arrive at the International/Domestic Airport/Bus Terminus, meet and receive by our representative (Rudraksha Mala Welcome) and assist in transfer to the hotel. Welcome with Non-Alcoholic Welcome drinks and check into your rooms, freshen up followed by tour program briefing later drive to Pashupatinath Temple for evening aarati and darshan, post darshan rest evening free at leisure to explore the Kathmandu’s main tourist hub “Thamel” or visit casinos etc O/N stay in Kathmandu.
DAY 2 : KATHMANDU - CHITWAN
Early breakfast, check out and drive to Chitwan (156 Kms/05 Hrs) en-route darshan of Manakamana Devi Temple (Cable Car Ride-Optional) late afternoon reach and check into the resort, freshen up and lunch post lunch jungle activities as per (02N/03D Package) evening watch the sunset over the Rapti River later see the Tharu Culture Show, dinner and O/N stay in Chitwan
DAY 3 : CHITWAN JUNGLE ACTIVITIES
Morning after breakfast resume jungle activities (Bird Watch, Dug-Out Canoe Ride, Elephant Museum, Elephant safari etc) lunch and dinner at the resort O/N stay in Chitwan
DAY 4 : CHITWAN TO LUMBINI
After early breakfast check out and drive to Lumbini (150 Kms/04 Hrs) reach and check into the hotel, freshen up and proceed for sightseeing tour covering (Sacred Garden, Ashoka Pillar, Maya Devi Temple, Puskerni Pond, Korean, Royal Thai, Myanmar Monasteries & the Japanese Peace Stupa) evening at leisure to explore the close by surroundings O/N stay in Lumbini.
DAY 5 : LUMBINI - TANSEN - POKHARA
Early wake up breakfast, check out and drive to Pokhara via Tansen (180 Kms/07 Hrs) This is hilly highway where you can see small towns say Syangja, Waling, Ramdi Bridge over Kaligandaki River then Tansen Bazaar all drive pass, late afternoon reach and check into the hotel, evening free to explore the lakeside markets O/N stay in Pokhara
DAY 6 : POKHARA SIGHTSEEING
Early wake up and drive to Sarangkot to view the sunrise return to the hotel for breakfast, post breakfast proceed for sightseeing tour covering [Vindhiyavasini Temple, GupteshworMahadev Caves, Dave’s Falls, Seti River Gorge, & Mountain Museum] post sightseeing return back to the hotel, later afternoon free for boating on Fewa Lake, visit TaalBarahi Temple, evening drop to the market for shopping etc O.N stay in Pokhara.
DAY 7 : POKHARA - NAGARKOT
Early breakfast check out and drive to Nagarkot via Kathmandu (230 Kms/ 07 Hrs) reach and check into the hotel evening watch the sunset and free to explore around the nearby places. O/N stay in Nagarkot
DAY 8 : NAGARKOT - KATHMANDU
Early wake up to view the sunrise over the mighty Himalayan ranges, later after breakfast check out and drive back to Kathmandu, en-route sightseeing of the ancient historic city of Bhaktapur and the artistic city of Patan, post sightseeing return back to the hotel, evening is free to visit the markets for shopping etc O/N stay in Kathmandu.
DAY 9 : KATHMANDU DEPARTURE
After breakfast free at leisure later timely transfer to the departure point (Airport/Bus Terminus) for journey to your outward destination