12-Day Nepal Tour _295731

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12-Day Nepal Tour

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Duration
time-raw1 weeks
Difficulty
Easy
Starting point
Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport
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Pickup Option
Free Pickup

Get a comprehensive tour of Nepal over the course of this private 12-day excursion. With a guide in the lead and the entire itinerary planned out for you, you'll be able to just relax and enjoy the experience. Activities include trekking through the Himalayan foothills, visiting ancient temples, learning about local religion, and watching cultural shows. Stops include Lumbini, Chitwan, Pokhara, Gorkha, and Kathmandu.

What to expect?

Take a 12-day trip to exotic Nepal, with an expert guide in a luxury vehicle. Temples, incense and towering Himalayas; a one-of-a-kind, must-see destination. You'll trek through the foothills, go sightseeing through ancient temples and beautiful scenery, take religious tours in the Kathmandu valley, experience Nepalese entertainment, and much more! Nepal is the only Hindu kingdom in the world. Not only is this land sacred, but it is the birthplace of Buddha. You will be able to see all of the following on your trip- Kathmandu, Gorkha, Pokhara, Chitwan, and Lumbini.

Itinerary

Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival

Stop At: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region

  • Arrival at Kathmandu airport, pickup by our representative and transfer to hotel, rest of time leisure.

Day 2: Kathmandu City Sightseeing

Stop At: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region

  • Kathmandu City Tour: After breakfast, full-day sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swyambhunath and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3: Kathmandu to Bandipur

Stop At: Siddha Gufa, Bandipur, Gandaki Zone, Western Region

  • Kathmandu-Bandipur by overland (5 hours). Transfer to hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 4: Bandipur to Pokhara

Stop At: Pokhara Museum, Pokhara, Gandaki Zone, Western Region

  • Bandipur Sightseeing-Pokhara: Visit Bandipur and local bazaar, lunch at the hotel. Departure for Pokhara (6 hrs), check into the hotel overnight.

Day 5: Pokhara City Sightseeing

Stop At: Pokhara Museum, Pokhara, Gandaki Zone, Western Region

  • Pokhara City Sightseeing: Early morning drive to Sarangkot hill for sunrise and mountain views, back to the hotel for breakfast, then continuously sightseeing at Pokhara city around David fall, Gupteshore cave, Bindabashini temple and boating at Phewa lake, overnight at hotel.

Day 6: Pokhara - Chitwan

Stop At: Chitwan National Park, Sauraha, Chitwan District, Narayani Zone, Central Region

  • Pokhara-Chitwan: Leave for Chitwan by private vehicle (4 hrs). Upon reaching the resort a guest relations officer will brief guest. Lunch. Tharu Village Walk. Sunset View. Tharu Cultural Dance, dinner, overnight at hotel.

Day 7: Chitwan Jungle Activities

Stop At: Chitwan National Park, Sauraha, Chitwan District, Narayani Zone, Central Region

  • Chitwan Jungle Activities: Wake up call followed by tea/coffee. Bird watching. jeep safari, and a canoe trip (1 hour). Tharu Museum, dinner, overnight at the resort.

Day 8: Chitwan - Lumbini

Stop At: Lumbini Monastic Site, Lumbini, Lumbini Zone, Western Region

  • Chitwan-Lumbini: Departure to Lumbini (5 hours), arrive in Lumbini and transfer to hotel. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 9: Lumbini City Sightseeing

Stop At: Lumbini Monastic Site, Lumbini, Lumbini Zone, Western Region

*Lumbini City Sightseeing: After breakfast, leave for Lumbini tour, 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 upon a lotus pedestal. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 10: Lumbini - Kathmandu

Stop At: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region

  • Lumbini-Kathmandu: After breakfast, transfer to Bhairahawa airport then fly back to Kathmandu (40 minutes flight), overnight at hotel.

Day 11: Patan - Bhaktapur - Kathmandu

Stop At: Patan Museum, Patan (Lalitpur), Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region

  • Patan-Bhaktapur City Sightseeing: transfer to Bhaktapur, where you will witness unique culture and finest display of craftsmanship. Bhaktapur is the only place in Nepal which has remained untouched by western culture. Lion Gate,Golden Gate, Art Gallery, Statue of King Bhupatindra, Nyatapola Temple and fifty-five windows Malla Palace are the living prides of Bhaktapur. Drive to Patan, which means "a city of Beauty". Patan has a long Buddhist history and the four corners of the city are marked by stupas said to have been erected by the great Buddhist emperor Ashoka. Patan Durbar Square is well packed with temples giving an architectural feast with a far greater concentration of temples. Dinner at Nepalese cultural show restaurant, overnight at hotel.

Day 12: Departure

Stop At: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Kathmandu, Kathmandu Valley, Bagmati Zone, Central Region

  • Departure: Transfer to international airport for final departure.

What is included?

  • Food
  • Overnight accommodations
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Domestic airfare as per itinerary
  • All local transportation by private vehicle as per itinerary
  • Ground transportation
  • Admission to all attractions

Is this experience for me?

  • Minimum 2 people per booking is required.
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  • Please pack as lightly as possible, as you are expected to carry your own luggage; it is recommended that you keep the weight under 10 kg

What do I need to bring?

  • Travel insurance that covers medical expenses, including emergency repatriation, is required to participate on this tour; proof of insurance must be shown to tour leader on the first day
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Layered clothing
  • Camera
  • Overnight items
  • Passport/ID

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 1 week in advance of the start of the experience.
  • Quality Assurance: Travelade only works with selected local partners we trust to provide high quality service.

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$1213