The Nepal High Light Tour is an introduction tour of Nepal and You will explore the capital Kathmandu, Chitwan National Park, Lumbini, Palpa, Pokhara, Patan, Bhaktapur , Nagarkot and Dhulikhel.
The tour is leaded by local expert tourist guide of Nepal and the tour does not involve any trekking rather we have few hours hike around Pokhara.
Nepal High light tour is suitable for all of people; especially those want to explore Nepal in Luxury style without active adventure like trekking.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu:
You will be met by our airport representative and transferred to hotel, your evening is relevantly free and after you have refreshed, you can get familiar with the area by going for a stroll down the street. At eventide our Tour Manager will meet you at your hotel to brief you on program during your stay in Nepal, have supper, & it’s then rest & your first overnight in the city of cows & temples and overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Visit Kathmandu Valley:
After a good night’s rest & a hearty breakfast at the hotel, we set out for a sightseeing tour of the Kathmandu valley which begins in Kathmandu Durbar square, Swayambunath (Monkey temple) in the morning and sightseeing in Pashupatinath Temple and Baudhnath Stupa in the afternoon, the Kathmandu is a wonderful mix of the ancient & the new & this includes western influences that sometimes makes visiting the capital an interesting place to spend time in as the old stubbornly jostles for its place with rising attractions from Europe & the west., some of the sites you visit are UNESCO declared world heritage sites & you will truly enjoy visiting these ancient monuments & learning of its mystic history you’re your professional guide, return to hotel and overnight at Hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu – Chitwan:
After having breakfast at hotel, we will drive down to Chitwan and this is about a 6-7 hours wonderfully scenic drive along the banks of the Trisuli river and you are able to view the beautiful landscapes, valleys, mountains, lush green hamlets set amidst color rural landscapes and so much more, brief about the tour in Chitwan upon arrival and visit the Tharu village and overnight at our Jungle lodge.
Day 04: Chitwan and Jungle Activities:
After having breakfast at lodge, we set out for a Full day of jungle activities that include Jungle Walking, Elephant Back Riding Safari across streams & into the jungles; we also enjoy watching the Elephants bathing and visit the elephant Breeding center, at eventide, while having supper, we enjoy a scintillating Tharu cultural stick dance that’s real exciting to watch in the evening and overnight at our lodge.
Day 05: Chitwan – Lumbini:
After having breakfast at lodge, we will a scenic 3 hours (190 km) drive from Chitwan to Lumbini, the Birth Place of Lord Buddha. The Lumbini is one of the world's major religious, architectural, and historical sites. We devote our time today in visiting as many places and sites in Lumbini as possible. The place is really a big area with monuments, temples, and ancients sites making it a UNESCO World Heritage Site. First we visit the Mayadevi temple which is built on the exact place where Buddha was born. We spend some time wandering around the gardens, some of the important landmarks and monuments in Lumbini include: Ashoka's Pillar erected by Emperor Ashoka (249 BC) on the spot of Buddha's birth which also has the oldest inscription in Nepal. There are many Buddhist Temples founded by the devotees from different countries: they include Tibetan, Chinese, Japanese and Burmese, Korean, etc. and overnight at hotel.
Day 06: Lumbini – Tansen – Pokhara:
After having breakfast at the hotel, we start our travel to Pokhara and we will stop at ancient Palpa en route and after visiting some time in Palpa- Tansen then we start our travel to Pokhara, Reach Pokhara in the evening and overnight at hotel.
Day 07: Visit Pokhara:
Full day sightseeing tour of Pokhara that includes a drive to Sarangkot to experience an ecstatic Sunrise, the landscapes from this vantage point is a literal feast for the eyes. We also visit the Seti Gandaki gorge, the old Bindhyabasini Temple and Phewa lake and Barahi temple, Devi’s falls and cave as well and the overnight at Hotel.
Day 08: Pokhara – Bandipur:
After having breakfast at hotel, we take a three hour drive to Bandipur – The Bandipur a hilltop town situated on Mahabharat range, this is picturesque town is renowned for its preserved old time cultural atmosphere, provincial architecture, interesting walks, astounding views, and warm and amazingly friendly people, we will take visit if the town and overnight at hotel.
Day 09: Bandipur – Nagarkot:
After having breakfast at hotel, we will travel to Nagarkot thought Kathmandu; the Nagarkot is a popular hill top from where excellent sunset and sunrise view can be experienced! Have Sunset view and overnight at hotel.
Day 10: Nagarkot – Bhaktapur- Dhulikhel:
Have mesmerized magnificent sunrise view over the Himalayas! Then have breakfast and drive to Bhaktapur, The is known for their immense & tragic historical features that include heritage monuments that still echo the vibrant histories of these once-upon-a-time ancient kingdoms that had separate kings who lived life to the hilt but suffered tragic defeats at the hands of the famous Gurkha king Prithvi Narayan Shah & bullet holes can still be seen on the wall of these ancient palaces till this day. After visiting Bhaktapur- Drive to Dhulkel, Another beautiful town to see the Himalayas and overnight at hotel.
Day 11: Dhulikhel- Patan- Kathmandu:
You have early sunrise view over the Himalayas and have hot breakfast at the hotel then drive to Patan Durbar Squire! Patan Durbar Square is located in the heart of the city and was once the palace of the kings of Patan, the square is an enchanting mélange of palace buildings, artistic courtyards and graceful pagoda temples, a display of Newari architecture that had reached its pinnacle during the reign of the Malla kings and among its numerous courtyards, the renovated Keshav Narayan Chowk has been converted into a bronze artifact museum, the Sundari Chowk with the sunken bath of Tusha Hiti is a showcase of exquisite woodcarvings, and stone and metal sculptures. The magnificent Krishna temple with its 21 gilded spires, built in 1637, and the Manga Hiti, the sunken stone water spout, found in the palace complex are but a few examples of its opulence. The Krishna Temple, built entirely of stone, is said to be the first specimen of Shikhara-style architecture in Nepal, and then return to Kathmandu and overnight at hotel.
Day 12: Departure from Nepal:
We are confident that you’ve enjoyed one of the best holidays ever & will go back home with lasting memories of this amazing country, our escorts & vehicles will be on standby at your hotel to take you to the airport for your final departure home sweet home.
We offer 3-4 star Hotels on our tour and some of the hotels are.
Hotel: Yatri Suite or similar in Kathmandu.
Hotel: Green Park or similar in Chitwan.
Hotel: Buddha Maya Garden or Similar in Lumbini.
Hotel: Mt Kailash Resort or Similar in Pokhara.
Hotel: Bandipur Mountain Resort or similar in Bandipur.
Hotel: Club Himalaya or similar in Nagarkot.
Hotel: Dhulikhel Mountain Resort or similar.