Day 1 : Arrive Kathmandu
Arrive in Kathmandu Airport. Meet on Arrival, transfer to the hotel. Leisure free in evening to feel of city. Overnight in Grand hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2 : Kathamandu
Early morning go for the Mountain flight to see Mt. Everest by flight for an hour (if interested). After breakfast, Proceed for sightseeing tours to visit the temple of Pashupatinath, situated on the banks of the sacred bagmati river, temple of Lord shiva, Pashupatinath, with a tiered golden roof and silver doors, is famous for its superb architecture and is the holiest of Hindu shrines in Nepal.
Further continue to the Nepal’s largest Stupa of Baudhanath. This Stupa, set in a pattern of a “ Mandala” is encircled by houses and monasteries, where Buddhist monks reside. After that, visit Swayambhunath stupa, situated west of Kathmandu. It is a 2500 years old Buddhist stupa located at a top of green hillock with the eyes of Buddha painted on its pinnacle overlooking righteous behavior of the valley inhabitants. Onward, proceed to Kathmandu city with its stonepaved lanes, colorful bazaars, the Temple of the Living Goddess- Kumari who is considered to be the incarnation of the “ Virgin Goddess” The old durbar Square consists of the old palace and innumerable temples of different architecture. Back to the hotel. Overnight at Grand hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 3 : kritipur / Khokana , Bungmati
Newari village Khokana and Bungmati are the anciet Newari village like Kritipur but a visit to khokana and Bungmati is a bit different then the visit to Kritipur. The people in khokana are involved in the traditional Oil making is the main attraction of the village and the people in Bungmati are involved more in traditional wood carving which one can see in the historic places in and around Kathmandu valley. Overnight at Grand hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 4: Arrive Chitwan. PM : Half day jungle activities.
After breakfast, drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan retracing a scenic mountain highway (175 kms / 5 hrs drive). Upon reaching Chitwan, you will be picked up by office representative of Chitwan and check into your resort. Lunch at the resort and then proceed for jungle activities including elephant safari, village walk, culture program, canoeing, jungle walk, bird watching etc. Dinner and overnight at Center park resort, Chitwan.
Day 5 : Full day jungle activities
Full day jungle activities including elephant safari, village walk, cultural program, visit to elephant breeding center, canoeing, jungle walk, bird watching etc. Lunch, dinner and overnight at Center park resort Chitwan.
Day 6 : Arrive Lumbini
After breakfast, Proceed for Lumbini (appx. 3-4 hrs) –the birthplace of Lord Buddha & Buddhist Pilgrimage center. Check into hotel. Rest & evening free for personal activities. Overnight at Buddha Maya hotel in Lumbini.
Day 7 : Lumbini / Pokhara PM: free
Afer breakfast visit Ashoka Pillar, Puskarni pond , Maya Devi Temple & many monasteries etc. proceed to Pokhara. Upon reaching Pokhara, transfer to the hotel. Rest of the day is free to feel the city on own. Overnight at Barahi hotel in Pokhara.
Day 8 : Pokhara
AM: Half day sight seeing of Pokhara city. PM : Free
After breakfast, proceed for sightseeing tour in Pokhara city covering Fewa Lake, Gupteswar Cave, David’s falls, Seti Gorge, Bindhyabasini Temple and old city. PM: Free for individual activities. One can enjoy the boatride in Phewa lake or can go for shopping around the nearby market. Overnight at Barahi hotel in Pokhara.
Day 9 : Drive to Pokhara / Bandipur
After breakfast . Proceed to Bandipur (62 KM, appx. 3 hrs) with scenic drive.Visit Khadga Devi Temple, the most sacred and auspicious temple in bandipur, Paarpani Mahadev (Shiva), Bindabashini and Mahalaxmi evening Visit Bandipur bazaar . Dinner & Overnight at Bandipur Mt. resort in Bandipur.
Day 10 : Drive Bandipur /Nagarkot
After breakfast visit around village tour. Proceed to Nagarkot (260 k.m appx 6 hrs). Check into hotel,Get refreshed and walk around the villages to witness day to day life of Nepalese villagers. Overnight at Club Himalayan hotel in Nagrkot.
Day 11 : Nagarkot/ Kathamndu
Early morning , enjoy sunrise with full eastern Himalayan ranges including world highest peak- The Mount Everest if the whether is clear. After breakfast proceed to Kathmandu (35 k.m appx.1.5 hrs). En-route visit Bhanktapur Durbar Squre-the palace of 55 windows. Visit Nyatapole temple, Duttratraya Temple, Pujarimath complex with peacock window-the masterpiece woodcarving in Nepal, Potter’s Square. Arrive in Kathmandu. Check into hotel. Enjoy with herbal treatment if interested. Evening dinner in Typical Nepalese restaurant with cultural show. Overnight at Grand hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 12 : After breakfast, free until departure. Then, depending upon the flight timing transfer the clients to the international airport for their onward journey.
· Airport Transfer.
· All sightseeing places by Private Vehicle.
· Welcome and farewell dinner in Kathmandu.
· 4 Nyt accommodation in Kathmandu on b/b basis .
· 2 Nyt accommodation in pokhara on b/b basis.
· 2 nyt accommodation in chitwan on A/P basis.
· 1 Nyt accommodation in Lumbini on b/b basis.
· 1 Nyt accommodation in Bandipur on b/b basis.
· 1 Nyt accommodation in Nagarkot on b/b basis.
· City tour in Kathmandu and pokhara, Lumbini .
· Wildlife activities in Chitwan.
· Entrance fee.
· English fluent speaking guide in city tour.
· Extra expenses due to nature and unforeseen events such as flight delay, cancellation, trip interruption due to inclement weather, civil unrest etc.
· Emergency medical transportation & travel insurance