Cost of tour:As upon request
Organized by:Actual Adventure Private Limited
Best season:Mar to May and Aug to November
Day 1: Kathmandu ArrivalAs your aircraft lands in Tribhuwan International Airport our representative will receive you and help you to transfer into the hotel of your choice. Kathmandu is the capital and the largest city of the country. Stay overnight in hotel.
Day 2: Explore KathmanduEarly in the morning we will board an one hour mountain flight that introduces us to the Himalayas of Nepal including Everest. In the afternoon we will do some sightseeing in Kathmandu, we will start with Boudhanath Stupa which is located 8km east of Kathmandu. Boudhanath stupa is dome shaped monument representing the mind of Buddha and pilgrimage destination for Tantric Buddha. In the afternoon we will visit Kastamandap Temple (a temple rumored to be constructed from the wood of single tree), Taleju temple, statue of Kal Vairab, Basantapur palace and Kumari Temple (residence of living goddess Kumari. In the evening we will visit Swoyambhunath stupa which is situated in the hilltop in the west of Kathmandu. Commonly called as the monkey temple, the stupa offers the astonishing view of Kathmandu valley.
Day 3: Drive to PokharaWe will wake up Early in the morning for the spectacular view of rising sun. As the first rays of the sun strikes into the peaks a hellish red color slowly lightens the whole Himalaya range from Kanchanjunga and Everest in the east to Annapurna and Dhawalagiri in the west. After this we will drive back to Kathmandu and then to Pokhara. Pokhara is situated 200km west of Kathmandu at the altitude of 827m from the sea level. Pokhara is one of the most scenic spots of the country whose beauty is enhanced by the lakes of Phewa, Begnas and Rupa .
Day 4: Drive to Sarankot and back to PokharaWe will wake up very early in the morning and drive to Sarankot to see sunrise over the magnificently snowcapped Himalayas. Sarankot situated in the altitude of 1500m from the sea level gives you an option of paragliding over the lake city. Later we will drive back to hotel and have breakfast. After breakfast we will set off for city tour and visit places like David’s fall, Gupteshwor cave and Tibetan refugee camp. Stay overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 5: Drive to Bandipur; 5-6hoursEarly in the morning take a scenic drive to Bandipur. Upon arrival, check in to the hotel and explore the Bandipur Village.
Day 6: Explore Bandipur villageAfter having breakfast we will hike to visit view point and explore the local village. In the afternoon we will walk back to the hotel for lunch and the remaining day we can relax enjoying the beautiful vista.
Day 7: Drive to ChitwanEarly in the morning catch a ride to drive towards the sub-tropical plains of Terai to Chitwan National Park. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel where the tour guide give us a briefing about the facilities and jungle activities. In the evening we will enjoy Tharu cultural program. Stay overnight at lodge.
Day 8: Explore Chitwan National ParkChitwan National Park before used to be a royal hunting reserve situated in the lowland of Terai zone in southern Nepal. It provides an habitat to an extraordinary range of world’s rarest wild animals and native and migratory birds. We will start the tour with bird watching, followed by jungle safari on elephant back and canoe ride. In the evening we will enjoy the Tharu cultural show.
Day 9: Drive to BhaktapurAfter having breakfast we will drive back to Kathmandu and then to Bhaktapur which is the home of medieval art and architecture. The main square contains innumerable temple and other architectural showpieces. Stay overnight at hotel in Bhaktapur.
Day 10: Explore Bhaktapur and drive back to KathmanduWe will start early in the morning to explore the small streets, durbar square, temples, shops and historical ponds around the area. In the afternoon we will drive to Patan Durbar which is one of the oldest Buddhist cities in the world. Archeologists say that the city was founded in 3rd century and is known for the fine traditional crafts and rich artistic heritage.
Day 11: FarewellYou will be transferred to Tribhuwan International airport for your onward journey.