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Dynamic Sightseeing Tour – The Very Best Of Nepal - 15 Days

Are you looking for an all-encompassing sightseeing experience with a dash of adventure? If so, this tour option is for you. This easy-paced, fully guided tour of Nepal offers an intriguing mix of activities including a laid-back day hike to a traditional Gurkha mountain village, a trip to the hill station of Nagarkot from which breathtaking alpine views of the Himalayas abound, a fun-filled elephant back safari in world-renowned Chitwan National Park, a cultural and archaeological visit to the sacred site of Lumbini, birthplace of Lord Buddha, and explorative visits to historical Kathmandu and the medieval city of Bhaktapur.

 

This active sightseeing tour offers it all – a taste of Nepalese culture and heritage, a unique glimpse into aspects of local history, stunning views of alpine scenery and an exciting wildlife adventure – all at a steady, manageable pace.

 

Tour Highlights

  • a leisurely day hike to a historic village from which a number of brave Gurkha soldiers have sprung;
  • a chance to experience the rural charm of the hilltop village of Nagarkot (approximately 2,000 metres above sea level) where you will be treated to some of the most magnificent sunrise and sunset views of the Himalayas possible;
  • an opportunity to explore the historical capital of Kathmandu and the medieval township of Bhaktapur;
  • a cable car ride to sacred Manakamana Devi, a holy Hindu mountain temple dedicated to Bhagwati, Hindu goddess of wishes;
  • a cultural and archaeological visit to the sacred site of Lumbini, birthplace of the legendary Lord Buddha;
  • a fabulous elephant back ride amid the subtropical landscape of World Heritage-listed Chitwan National Park to view a host of native flora and fauna.

 

This Package

This is a fully-inclusive tour package. All transportation and accommodation is organised by us, as is all support necessary for a comfortable tour experience. We want you to relax and enjoy your Himalayan experience in utmost comfort, both in Kathmandu City and during the tour itself. We have selected excellent accommodations along the route to ensure that you always have a wonderful rest, a hearty meal and a comfortable place to stay throughout the journey.

  • You will receive a fully-inclusive package with excellent service, travelling in a small or private group, all at an unbeatable price.
  • You will be in receipt of traditional Nepalese hospitality from the time of booking until the very end of the trip.

 

Please Call Us Now On 1300 660 226 or

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email: info@sherpatours.com.au

 By booking this trip, you will be supporting local economy and child education in rural Nepal.

 

  

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu (Altitude 1400m/4593ft). Transfer to hotel (overnight in hotel).
Day 02 After breakfast, we go on sightseeing of several UNESCO listed cultural heritage sites of Kathmandu city.
Day 03 After breakfast, we drive (about 5 hrs) to Gorkha, a picturesque hill- town at 1080m/3500 ft which boasts a rich history in the making of Nepal.
Day 04 Trek for about 6 hrs to Manakamana, a famous Hindu temple at a hill top at 1302m above sea level.
Day 05 Drive to Chitwan National Park. Overnight stay in jungle lodge. (Altitude 150m)
Day 06 Carry out wildlife activities in Chitwan National Park.
Day 07 Drive to Lumbini, birth place of Buddha. (Altitude 150m, Total Drive Time 3 hrs).
Day 08 Sightseeing of some of key sites of Buddhist circuit.
Day 09 Drive to Pokhara. (Altitude 827m; Total Drive Time 6 hrs).
Day 10 Visit Sarangkot, a nearby view point at a hill top.
Day 11 Fly back to Kathmandu and tranfer to Nagarkot, a popular touristc hill station at 2174m altitude. Afternoon free to relax.
Day 12 Community interaction at a local school in quiet hill town of Nagarkot.
Day 13 Sightseeing of ancient Bhaktapur city, another UNESCO world heritage centre.
Day 14 Sightseeing of various cultural and heritage places of Kathmandu valley.
Day 15 Free till transfer to the airport for final departure.
Notes
  • Information like altitude, total walking times and distance in the day to day itinerary are approxmate only.
  • the itinerary should be regarded as an outline only. The routes may have to be changed due to weather and other unpredictable conditions.
Detailed Itinerary

Inclusion Summary

  • All land transfers, including airport pickups and drop-offs, are provided in a private vehicle;
  • Domestic airfares Pokhara to along with relevant airport taxes are covered by us;
  • The national park entrance fee and sightseeing entrance fee in Kathmandu are covered by us;
  • An English-speaking guide is provided who will lead the tour;
  • Aforementioned sightseeing in Kathmandu with a licenced tour leader is offered;
  • A first aid kit is carried by the crew at all times;
  • Community interaction at Nagarkot;
  • All accommodations for 14 nights as per the itinerary on a twin share basis including 4 nights at a 5 star Hotel in Kathmandu and comfortable hotel in all other visiting cities/towns with breakfast inclusive of all taxes;
  • 2 nights of fully supported camping trek;
  • 2 nights /3 days stay at the Wildlife Resort in the Royal Chitwan National Park;
  • Inclusive of accommodations in Lodges, all meals on Table Du Hote basis, Wildlife activities such as elephant safaris, canoe rides and jungle drives and the services of trained Naturalists and nature Guides.

Accomodation

Accommodation in Kathmandu is at a 5* hotel; Two nights in tent during camping trek; 2 nights in jungle lodge during safari; two nights each in comfortable hotel in Lumbini, Pokhara and Nagarkot.

Meals

Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara are breakfasts only. On camping trek and during jungle safari, all three meals will be provided. Dinner will be provided at Lumbini and Nagarkot. Please refer to detailed itinerary.

Transportation

All mentioned land transfers including airport pick off and drop off are in private vehicle.

Equipment

During camping trek, following items are provided - Tent with foam mattresses, sleeping bags with liners, a separate dinning tent, toilet tent and a fully equipped kitchen tent with all the necessary utensils.

 

Any other items necessary for the trip, including personal items such as toiletries, need to be provided by you. A recommended list of items will be included in the trip note which will be provided at the time of booking.

Complimentary

One welcome dinner.

Exclusion Summary

  • International flights;
  • Activities and sightseeings during free time indicated in the itinerary;
  • Optional meals, cultural performances, and activities indicated in the itinerary;
  • Expenses of personal nature such as alcoholic beverages and bar bills, laundry services, telephone calls, extra mileage and gratuities as tips to guides and drivers, etc;
  • Travel insurance;
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusion.

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