White peaks, exotic heritage halts - Nepal's Bounty
- Itinerary Detail
|Famous Shrine of Lord Shiva
World Heritage Site
|2||Everest Mountain Flight (optional)
Trishuli River (optional)
|Fly over the highest peaks of the world
Pokhra, Second biggest city of Nepal
White water rafting
Bindhyabasini Temple (optional)
Taal Barahi Temple (optional)
Seti River Gorge (optional)
Davis Falls (optional)
Gupteshwor Cave (optional)
|Sunrise over Himalayas
Goddess Bhagwati is worshiped here, through animal sacrifices
Temple located at the middle of Fewa lake amid scenic splendor
Get set to climb a thousand steps to checkout the Shivalinga inside the cave
|4||Pokhra - Kathmandu||Patan Durbar Square, A famous heritage hub|
|5||Kathmandu||Shopping (optional). Departure from international airport.|
Duration : 04 Nights / 05 Days
Destination : Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu
There are plenty of thrill involved in river rafting in Trishuli. Travelers can choose to get close and personal with the mighty peaks through helicopter ride. Kathmandu's heritage points, Sarangkot's sunrise/sunsets, Pokhra's green haven with caves, gorges, gurgling streams make this package a much applauded one.
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu
On arrival at Kathmandu airport, you'll be welcomed and escorted by our representative to the hotel.
Sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath & Boudhanath Stupa
Pashupatinath Temple: The most important Hindu Shrine in Nepal dedicated to Lord Shiva, on the banks of Bagmati River. The temple is shaped like a pagoda with a gold-plated roof, four silver doors, and wood carvings. Raised platforms on the banks of Bagmati are cremation sites for Hindus.
Only Hindus are allowed inside the Pashupatinath courtyard.
Boudhanath Stupa (or Bodnath Stupa): One of the largest stupas in the world, most important Buddhist shrine in Nepal. It is a World Heritage Site.
Overnight at a Hotel in Kathmandu
Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu-Pokhara (210 Km, 6-7 hrs drive)
Early morning transfer to domestic airport for 01 hour Panoramic Mountain Flight
One of the must-see landmarks of Nepal is of course the highest peak in the world – Mount Everest, which is 8848m above sea level. There are eight other peaks in Nepal which stands above 8000meter — Lhotse (8516 m), Nuptse (7855 m), Amadablam (6812 m), Chamlang (7319 m), Makalu (8463 m), Gauri Shankar (7134 m), Langtang Lirung (7234 m), Annapurna (8,091 m), Manasalu (8,136 m), Ganesh (7,429 m), Kanchenjunga (8,586).
View of Mt. Everest from Mountain Flight
One hour Everest Flight takes off from Kathmandu Airport and flies east in modern Jetstream 41 fully pressurized and air-conditioned fleet, where one can see magnificent mountains from a height of around 25,000 feet. An hour of scenic splendor of the Mighty Mountains. It is a sparkling clear journey across the world’s highest peaks, Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga – 3rd highest, Lhoste, Makalu, Cho Oyu, to name just a few including the Tibetan plateau.
You'll fly over clouds, glaciers and lakes, rivers and gorges.
Post breakfast, you'll be driven to Pokhara.
Pokhara valley to the west of Kathmandu, is the second biggest city of Nepal. An . unplugged view of lofty peaks from Pokhara, make it a tourist's favorite. This valley is the most famous trekking starting gateway for world famous trekking areas such as to Fishtail, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri area.
En-route rafting on Trishuli River (Charaundi to Kurintar-17 Km, 3 to 3 ½ hrs, River grade 2-3 class)
You can opt for white water rafting on the Trishuli River under expert guidance. Exploring the diverse landscapes, valleys, gorges, flora and fauna, is an experience of a lifetime.
After reaching Pokhara, you'll be taken to a hotel.
An Hour's boating on Phewa Lake.
Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.
Day 03: In Pokhara
Early morning excursion to Sarangkot for Sunrise over Himalayas
Sarangkot offers you panoramic views of the Annapurna Mountain Range.. Situated close to Pokhara town, it is a semi developed village located on a hilltop.. It is a two hour walk up the staircase, or you can avail a car to reach the viewpoint.
Drive back to Pokhara, Breakfast at the hotel.
Drive to Paragliding start point (Sarangkot). Take 20-25 min flight.
Half day sightseeing of Pokhara city (including Bindhyabasini Temple, Tal Barai Temple, Seti River Gorge, Davis Falls, Gupteshwor Cave, Tibetan Village).
Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara
Day 04: Drive back to Kathmandu
Post breakfast at the hotel, you'll be driven back to Kathmandu.
PM: Sightseeing of Patan City
Patan Durbar Square — Also known as Lalitpur or the city of fine arts. Patan Durbar Square is a concentrated mass of temples, a classic example of Newari architecture to be seen in Nepal. Listed in World Heritage Site, the former Royal Palace complex is the center of Patan's religious and social life, and houses a museum containing an array of bronze statues and religious objects.
Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu
Day 05 : Departure
Post breakfast you will be on your own. Go for shopping if need be or relax at the hotel.
Next, you'll be driven back to the international airport for a flight to onward destination.