Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival
Welcome to Nepal. You will meet our representatives at the Airport and then be transferred to the hotel. After arrival, you will be given briefing about your trip. If you have any questions or doubts about your trip then it should be asked and clarified at this time. Overnight stay at a Hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu city Sightseeing
In the morning, there is an option of going on a mountain flight (Everest flight). This is one of the best ways to observe the snow capped peaks of the Himalayan range. The flight is operated at a time period between 6.30:00 am to 9.30:00 am.
After returning from the mountain flight, you will have breakfast and the start on the wonderful sightseeing tour of Kathmandu. Escorted by an English speaking guide, you will visit around the major monuments and temples, providing the taste of culture, heritage and local people. During the sightseeing tour, you will also visit Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Bhaktapur Durbar Squire and Nagarkot hill station to see the sunset and sunrise with the enchanting views of the Himalayan ranges as well.
Pashupatinath Temple: Dedicated to Lord Shiva, this is Nepal’s most sacred Hindu shrine and one of the sacred Shiva shrines in whole South Asia. The supreme holiness of the site stems from the Shiva linga enshrined in its main temple. It expresses the very essence of Hinduism as pilgrims, priests, devotes, temples, ashrams, images, inscriptions and cremation ghats intermingle with the rituals of daily life, all sprawled along the banks of the sacred Bagmati River. An inscription here dates from 477 AD, but the shrine may have stood there for 1000 years or even before that, it is believed.
Boudhanath Stupa: This great stupa is one of Nepal’s most distinctive monuments and one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Nepal. With a diameter of over 100 meters, it is amongst the largest Stupas in the whole world. There are a number of legends accounting for the stupa’s construction, but it is generally believed to date from the 5th century. All stupas contain holy relics and Bouddha is said to contain the remains of the past Buddha Kasyapa.
Patan Durbar Square: Patan Durbar Square offers the finest display of Newari urban architecture in Nepal. There are temples devoted to Shiva, Krishna, Ganesh and Vishnu all actively visited by residents and visitors. At the northern end of the square, the ancient sunken water tap has been restored and is still in use with young girls filling jugs from the carved stone waterspouts. The courtyards of the Royal Palace with their ornamented windows, columned arcades, shrines and sunken royal bath are amongst the most beautiful in all of Kathmandu valley. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 03: Drive from Kathamndu to Pokhara & on the way Rafting
You have breakfast early in the morning and then drive to Charaudi which will take approximately 2.5 hrs (Rafting Starting Point). From there, you will begin your adventure trip of rafting on Trishuli River. After the crew assembles the raft, they will explain the safety equipments and proper procedures. During rafting, you will come across a number of rapids, that rate to 2 to 3. All the rapids have been given Nepali and English names: our guide can relate the story behind each one. After 2 to 3 hours of rafting, you will then take lunch on a beach remarkable for its unique sculptured boulders. After rafting adventure, you will then proceed towards Pokhara.
You will reach Pokhara in evening. Pokhara is a tourist's paradise full of natural beauty as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, temples of Buddhist and Hindus along with mountains. You can observe views to the north across the hills and Phewa lake to the white peaks of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges it is most beautiful Himalayan panoramas in the world. Overnight stay at Pokhara.
Day 04: Sarangkot Sunrise Tour and Pokhara Sightseeing
Early in the morning on the fourth day, you will drive to Sarangkot for sunrise tour. Sarangkot is the one of the best places in Nepal for sunrise and panoramic mountain views. After sunrise tour drive back to hotel and take Breakfast then proceed to Pokhara city sightseeing places to visit like:
Barahi Temple: The Barahi temple is one of the most important temples in Pokhara. Situated in the center of Phewa Lake, this two- storyed pagoda is dedicated to the boar manifestation of' Ajima, the protesters deity representing- the female force Shakti. Devotees can be seen, especially on Saturdays, carrying male goats and fowls across the lake, to be sacrificed to the deity.
Seti Gorge: Another of Pokhara's natural wonders that unfailingly interests visitors is the Seti River. Flowing right through the city, the boisterous river runs completely underground at many places. Amazingly, at certain points the river appears hardly two meters wide. But its depth is quite beyond imagination over 20 meters! It provides a perfect view of the river's dreadful rush and the deep gorge made by its powerful flow.
Davi's Fall: Locally known as the Patale Chhango, Davi's Fall (also known as Devin's and David's) is a lovely waterfall lying about two km south-west of the Pokhara airport along the Siddhartha Highway. Legend has it that a trekker (Devin, David.) was washed away by the Pardi Khola and mysteriously disappeared down into an underground passage beneath the fall and hence the name was kept after him.
Mahendra Cave: Mahendra Cave lies north of the Pokhara valley. It is a large limestone cave, which is one of the few stalagmite stalactite caves found in Nepal. You will return to Hotel in the evening. Overnight stay at a Hotel.
Day 05: Drive from Pokhara to Chitwan
You will have breakfast early in the morning and then drive to Chitwan. After arrival at the Park, you will then proceed to Elephant-back safari: You will ride on an elephant to explore the jungle and wildlife you will be able to see the one-horned rhinoceros, several types of deer, monkeys, wild boar, bison, sloth bear, leopard and, if lucky, the Royal Bengal tiger. This exciting ride lasts for 2-3 hours. Our guides will help you identify some species of birds, plants and other wildlife that you may encounter. In the evening, you will get to see the Tharu culture dance show: Farmers of the nearby villages will show some of their traditional skills and dances. Overnight stay at Chitwan.
Day 06: Drive from Chitwan to Kathmandu
After breakfast, you will then drive from Chitwan to Kathmandu, which takes about six hours. While driving from Chitwan to Kathmandu, you can enjoy the views of mountain, green sceneries, rice terrace fields, vegetable fields and people being engaged in their daily life activities. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 07: Final Departure
After breakfast you will have some free time until the time to leave for the International Airport for your final departure.