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Nepal Tour Packages

 

Day 01 : ARRIVE KATHMANDU Arrive Kathmandu. On arrival assistance at airport and transfer to Hotel. Afternoon Half day sightgseeing tour of Pashupatinath and Boudhanath. Overnight at Kathmandu Hotel. PASHUPATINATH Situated 5 kms. east of Kathmandu City, Pashupatinath temple is one of the holiest temples dedicated to Lord Shiva. Situated amidst a lush green natural setting on the bank of the sacred Bagmati river, the temple built in pagoda style has gilted roof and richly carved silver doors. Visitors will be permitted to view the temple from the east bank of Bagmati river, entrace in the temple being strictly forbidden to all non Hindus. Pashupatinath is the centre of annual pilgrimage on the day of shivaratri which falls in the month of February/March. Behind the temple are the cremation grounds BODHNATH This Stupa, 8 kms. east of Kathmandu City, is one of the biggest in the world of its kind. It stands with four pairs of eyes in the four cardinal direction keeping watch for righteous behaviour and human prosperity. This Buddhis Stupa was built by King Man Deva at the advice of the Goddess Mani Jogini. It is built on an octagonal base inset with prayer wheels. The shrine is ring

Day 02 : KATHMANDU Morning after breakfast Half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city and Swayambhunath. Back to the hotel. Overnight stay at Kathmandu Hotel. KATHMANDU CITY Known as Kantipur, the capital of the Kingdom of Nepal. Here you will visit the temple of the Living Goddess who acknowledges the greetings of the devotees from the balcony of her temple residence. Kashtamandap - the source of the name Kathmandu and supposed to be made from the timber of a single tree and the Durbar Square are with its array of temples overlooked by the Hanuman Dhoka Palace, the ancient place of the Nepalese Royalty. SWAYAMBHUNATH Located approximately 4 kms./2.5 miles, this Buddhist Stupa is said to be 2000 years old. The Stupa which forms the main structure is composed of a solid hemisphere of brick and earth supporting a lofty conical spire capped by a pinnacle of copper gilt. Painted on the four sided base of the spire are the all seeing eyes of Lord Buddha. This hill is a mosaic of small Chaityas and Pagoda temples.

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Day 03 : KATHMANDU - CHITWAN After Breakfast check out and Drive to Chitwan which will take 6 to 7 hrs under normal road conditions. It may take more time in case of traffic jam or land-slides. We will drive to the resort in Chitwan. Upon arrival the naturalist will host reception, refreshments, briefing about the programs and the lodge/camp facilities. For your information, the following itinerary is intended as a guide line only, local and weather condition may vary. The actual program will be given to the clients upon arrival:

Chitwan The Royal Chitwan National Park, the lush Valley of Chitwan situated in the foothills of Churia ranges, is 75 airmails South West of Ktm, houses the first National Park of the Kingdom. The Royal Chitwan National Park is famous or its variety of Wildlife especially the Great Indian One horned Rhinoceros and the elusive Royal Bengal Tiger. There are many Wildlife Lodges/Camps operating Safari style Lodges within the park area and offer Elephant excursions in the heart of the Jungle to view game.

Day 04 : CHITWAN After breakfast Full day jungle activities as per lodge programme. Excellent opportunities for bird watching and excellent chance to see four kinds of deer, wild roar, rhinoceros, monkeys, sloth bear, gaur and many other smaller mammals. Back to the hotel. Overnight stay at Chitwan

Day 05 : CHITWAN - POKHARA After breakfast drive to Pokhara which takes around 06/07 hrs Scenic drive under normal road conditions. Arrive Pokhara and transfer to Hotel. Afternoon Half day sightseeing tour of Pokhara city . Overnight at Hotel.

Day 06 : POKHARA After breakfast Full day free to enjoy the activities at the hotel or surrounding area. Overnight stay at Pokhara Pokhara The rare combination of snow-clad peaks and snow fed lakes and rivers has helped to make the valley of Pokhara (210kms/131 miles from Kathmandu) one of the most picturesque natural attractions in the kingdom. It is located virtually in the geographical center of Nepal. Located on the main road between Kathmandu and Bhairawa, there may be no other place in the world from where Great Himalayas peaks can be admired from such a close distance. The Bindhyavasani Temple on its well- kept platform overlooks a modest amusement park. Phewa Lake, skirted by a large numbers of unpretentious lodges and simple restaurants, is the most congenial spot for visitors.

Day 07 : POKHARA – KATHMANDU After breakfast check out , Leisurely drive back to Kathmandu. Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

Day 08 : DEPARTURE After breakfast free till check out. Later transfer to airport to board the flight for onward journey.