Kathmandu - Nagarkot - Pokhara - Chitwan - Lumbini Tour
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Kathmandu - Nagarkot - Pokhara - Chitwan - Lumbini Tour

 

Trip day to day itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, you are welcomed by the our airport representatives and then you will be transferred to your hotel. Our guide will explain briefly the program upon arrival at hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu-Nagarkot After welcome breakfast, we will take you a glimpse of half day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu Valley; Pashupatinath Temple, one of the most important Hindu temple in Nepal. We keep going for walk to see the huge of stupa of Buddha, also known as Bodhanath, the largest stupa in Nepal. Afterward taking a ride to Bhaktapur, a fascinating town, visit Bhaktapur's Dubar Square featuring the Victorian illustrations style with temples and temples complex. Keep the route connecting to Nagarkot and stay overnight in resort.

Day 03: Nagarkot-Kathmandu After breakfast, we return to Kathmandu and keep half day valley sightseeings with Kathmandu Durbar Square, the place of the Malla and then the Shah Kings of Nepal, visiting Kumari Temple, house of the virgin goddess, visiting Swoyambhunath, a stupa on the top of hill - from here you can overlook the scenery of Kathmandu Valley. Over night at hotel.

Day 04: Kathmandu-Pokhara Early in the morning we will move to Pokhara via Trisuli white water Rafting for 3 hour then drive to Pokhara. Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 05: Pokhara Sight Seeing After breakfast, we depart for Pokhara and commence a full day sightseeing of Pokhara, the most popular destination in Nepal after Kathmandu, spend enjoyably the morning trip along the bank of Phewa Lake, you can admire the stunning view of the Fish Tail's Peak reflected in the silver surface of the water. You can also see the wonderful Annapurna panorama forms a superb backdrop to Pokhara from the lake. Aside from Phewa Lake, we keep visiting the Seti River gorge - one of the best places to see. You will have an opportunity to take a glimpse to the limestone cave of Mahendra Cave, used to be well-known for its stalactites. Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 06: Pokhara-Chitwan After breakfast, we move from Pokhara to Royal Chitwan National Park. We experience you a lots of Safari activities; jungle walks, canoeing, 4WD safaris and so forth… Once the night falls down, we entertain you with cultural performances including bonfire before getting in bed.

Day 07: Chitwan Breakfast, the next, you get a full day safari activities in Royal Chitwan national Park - if you are lucky, you will see many amazing creatures that you spend most time to looking for; rhinoceroses, Chitwan's royal Bengal tigers, leopards, monkeys, many types of deer and reptiles. Check your camera gear - preferably with a telephoto lens and you will not miss any shots. Stay overnight.

Day 08: Chitwan-Lumbini After breakfast, we travel overland from Chitwan to the Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, where has been revered as the place of holy pilgrimage. Lumbini has been included as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO - if the time permits. Upon arrival Lumbini, we transfer you to the hotel, check-in and then we go walking through the Sacred Lumbini Garden where the Buddha was born converges on the Ashoka pillar, visit the Maya Devi Temple with its bas-relief sculpture depicting Maya Devi holding on with her right hand to a branch of pipal tree and giving birth to the infant Buddha who stand up on a lotus pedestal.

Day 09: Lumbini After breakfast, we begin the trip by driving away, 27km west of Lumbini; visit the important archaeological site, Tilaurkot, the ancient palace of King Suddodha (Siddhartha Gautam's father), where the Buddha spent his formative years as a Shakya Prince. Allow yourself for a moment to wander around and soak the atmosphere. There's a museum nearby, The Kapilvastu Museum; the pottery, jewelry and ornaments are gathered in-house. End up the remarkable tour in Tilaurkot by visiting the shrines, monasteries and stupa near the sacred garden.

Day 10: Lumbini-Kathmandu After breakfast, we move back to Kathmandu, we take you to visit Manakamana Temple, believed as the wish fulfilling goddess by cable car. Check-in at hotel.

Day 11 :Onward destination After breakfast, rest of day is at leisure until we pick you up at the hotel and then transfer to airport for your next stop.