It’s not every day that you get to walk in the footsteps of the founder of one of the world’s great religions. But then not every religion can be mapped so precisely to the real-world landscape as Buddhism. Savor the cultural, spiritual and natural delights of Nepal on this extensive 8-day journey.
This tour takes you to some of the most popular destinations in Nepal. You begin your tour in Kathmandu, a modern city which was once divided into three medieval cities. Experience its rich culture and heritage. The picturesque lakeside city of Pokhara will enthrall you with its spellbinding natural beauty. Enjoy boating in the serene Lake Phewa, watched over by the mighty Himalayan peaks. Visit Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, the ‘Light of Asia’. Explore the lush jungles of Chitwan National Park.
Day 1 - Pre-trip meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley, including Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa, & The Monkey Temple
Day 2 - Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (approx 7 hours)
Day 3 - Sarangkot for Sunrise and Sightseeing in Pokhara, including Bindhyabasini Temple, Davis Falls, Gupteshwor Cave, Phewa Lake, Barahi Temple, Seti River Gorge, and the Tibetan Refugee Camp
Day 4 - Drive from Pokhara to Lumbini (approx 6 hours)
Day 5 - Spiritual Tour in Lumbini then Drive to Chitwan (approx 4 hours)
Day 6 - Wildlife activities in Chitwan National Park
Day 7 - Drive Back to Kathmandu (approx 6 hours)
Day 8 - Final departure