: Arrival in Kathmandu then drive to Kapan home-stay area
Upon our arrival in Kathmandu, Himalayan Glacier will arrange to pick us up from the airport. We will then be transferred to Kapan, a village in the outskirts of the Kathmandu Valley. The Kapan Monastery at Kapan Hill, also known as the Nepal Buddhist Mahayana Centre, is a major meditation center near Kathmandu. The people of Kapan have also developed home-stay programs for the development of their village. The village also offers panoramic views of the Kathmandu Valley. Overnight in Kapan. Learn
the Buddhist culture.
: The Heritages of Kathmandu: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath and Bouddhanath
After breakfast, we begin our sightseeing tour by visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites within Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square showcases Nepalese art and architecture at its best. We will learn the history of Kathmandu and the majestic story behind these overlooking structures along with sight-seeing. Learn
the religious harmony in Kathmandu.
: Sightseeing in Patan and Bhaktapur
Listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Patan Durbar Square is rich in ancient arts and architecture. We also visit Bhakatpur, an irresistible city with an authentic local lifestyle preserved over centuries of isolation from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu. Observe
the Newari culture resisting modernization for its traditions.
Overnight in Kapan.
: Drive to Pokhara: 213km, 5-6 hours
After breakfast, we leave Kathmandu for Pokhara, also known as The Lake City
owing to the large number of lakes it has. This will be a journey along river banks with wonderful views of hills and the rural lifestyle of the Nepalese. We may also stroll in the streets of Pokhara and just enjoy being in one of the most beautiful cities of Nepal. Overnight in Pokhara. Time
for some break.
: Pokhara to Tansen: 126km, 3-4 hours
Today we drive to Tansen which is a hill town that offers excellent views of the snow-covered Himalayan peaks. A hill station shared by locals from both Terai and Hills for splendid holiday making, experience the harmonious cultural mix between the two. Tansen is producer of high quality Nepali Dhaka
(cloth) and topi
the hills of Nepal.
Overnight in Tansen.
: Hike to Sirubari
Sirubari is a rural village located in the Syangja district of Nepal. The hills of the village are known for providing panoramic views of Mt. Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri and Hiunchuli. The village has been developed as a home-stay village owing to its natural beauty and hospitable villagers. While staying here, we will be entertained with traditional dancing and singing which will help us understand the rural culture of the area. Overnight in Sirubari. Participate
in the traditional festival and experience for yourself.
: Tour of Sirubari
We spend a whole day touring the village of Sirubari. While here, we also get to enjoy the pristine natural springs that originate from the Himalayas. We also visit Thumro Juro, a viewpoint popular for its amazing views of the sunrise over the Himalayas. Overnight in Sirubari. Talk
to people to understand how they see the world.
: Tour of Sirubari then drive to Pokhara
We tour the beautiful village of Sirubari and try and connect with the locals and how they spend their day. We then retrace our steps back to Pokhara where we check in to our hotel. We can also spend the evening in the lakeside area of Phewa Lake to shop for souvenirs or just for enjoying the lake city’s general splendor. Overnight in Pokhara.
: Drive to Kathmandu
After breakfast, we say goodbye to the beautiful northern skyline of Pokhara and drive towards Kathmandu. After reaching Kathmandu, we take rest or do some souvenir shopping. To celebrate the successful completion of our trip, we will have a farewell dinner at The Ship Restaurant Bar & Lounge
and share our joys and experience. Share
your experience with each other.
: Final departure
Our adventure in Nepal comes to an end today! A representative from Himalayan Glacier will take us to the airport approximately 3 hours before the scheduled flight. Leave
with the life long memory