Wildlife, Lakes & Mountain Tour-10 days
Kathmandu, being a historical and cultural heart of Nepal, is a popular destination for tourists, trekkers and adventure seekers. The city presents a wonderful mixture of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism and Western influence in the Valley. The ancient cities Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur are the major attractions, with their evocative city squares and also represent an epitome of harmony in urban design, elegant architecture and refined culture. Hindu Temple Pashupatinath, Buddhist pilgrimage sites Boudhanath stupa and Swyambhunath are the major attractions in Kathmandu. And it would be a serious oversight for any travelers to Nepal to neglect visiting the lake city Pokhara and its beauty. Pokhara itself offer the excellent views of Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Fishtail , other sightseeing opportunities and outstanding himalayan sunrise view from Sarangkot.
Chitwan National Park is full of natural beauties and offers dense habitat for the wildlife such as Royal Bengal Tiger, Leopard, one horned Rhinoceros, wild Elephant, marsh Crocodile, wild Boar, sloth bear, and several species of deer including spotted, barking Samber and hog deer. The Park is also home to more than 450 species of birds and a great variety of flora. Besides the flora and fauna, the Park is also home to the local tribes called Tharu people, who have their own unique culture and traditions.
Important Note :
Your safety is of paramount concern while traveling with Himalayan Glacier. Please note that your leader has the authority to amend or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is deemed necessary due to safety concerns. Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary; however, since this adventure entails travelling in remote mountainous regions, we cannot guarantee that we will not deviate from it. Weather conditions, health condition of a group member, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The leader will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.
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What Is Included
- All hotel/airport transfer
- All deluxe hotel accommodation as per the itinerary with breakfast
- Twin sharing accommodation for 2 night's with full board (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in Chitwan
- All jungle activities in Chitwan
- Comfortable private vehicle as per itinerary
- Airport to airport English speaking tour guide
- Sightseeing and Monastery fees as per itinerary
- All applicable taxes and service charges
What Is Not Included
- Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)/ International airfare to & from home city/
- Excess baggage charges
- Lunch & evening meals in Kathmandu & Pokhara
- Travel and rescue insurance
- Personal expenses e.g. phone calls, laundry, bar bills & extra porters
- Tips for guide & driver
- Optional trips if extend
All accommodations for Kathmandu , Chitwan and Pokhara tour are on twin sharing basis included in the trip cost and are chosen based on standard of hygiene, standard of service and food, location, etc. There are two styles of accommodations during our tour. You will spend four nights in a 4-star hotel, Hotel Shanker or similar category hotel in Kathmandu; two nights in Tigerland Resort or similar in Chitwan and two nights in Mt. Kailash Resort or similar in Pokhara and Super View Lodge or similar in Sarangkot. If you are a solo traveler, you will share a room with someone else of same sex of your group. If you prefer a single room, you may indicate your preference and get single rooms on request by paying single supplement USD 610.
Mostly buffet style breakfast will be provided in the Kathmandu hotel; Set breakfast might be arranged in outside Kathmandu hotel and all meals are available in Chitwan.
Day to Day Itinerary
Arrival & transfer to hotel
Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, we will greet you at the airport and accompany you to the Hotel Shanker or similar standard hotel. There will be time to rest and take in this vibrant city's energy, before a welcome dinner at a traditional Nepalese Restaurant. (Dinner)
Sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley
The day will start with a guided tour of Kathmandu's historical and spiritual attractions; including the Kathmandu Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambu Nath) and Buddha Nath, one of the largest stupas in the world. In the afternoon there will be pre-trip discussion, as well as ask any questions you may have about the upcoming adventure. (Breakfast)
Drive to Chitwan
After early morning breakfast you will drive to Chitwan. After check in to the hotel and refreshed you will brief about full nature programs by our nature guide and head on for activities. After briefing about the nature programs you will guided for village walk and sunset view, visit elephant breeding center and evening dinner with cultural program and overnight. (B, Lunch, D)
Full Day Wildlife Activities
Today, you will get a wake up called at 6 am with bed tea and after breakfast you will transfer to the Elephant back safari for jungle excursion. After lunch will have chance to view an elephant bath and you will take to the canoe ride and jungle walk and overnight at the hotel. (B,L,D)
Morning activities and drive to Pokhara
This morning you will take for bird watching in the river bank of Narayani, where you can find more than 250 species of birds. This place is paradise for bird watcher and after breakfast at 8.30 am you will departure to Pokhara through the beautiful river view & Nepalese countryside. Evening explore the surrounding lakeside areas and overnight at hotel. (B)
Hiking, Sunset & Sunrise
Early in the morning you will start hiking form the Naudanda and get the top of this small mountain the Srangkot. ( in option we can drive by private car to Sarangkot) We will stop there in a tea house to see the Sunset views over Himalayas. Enjoying the stunningly close-up towering views of Fishtail, Annapurna I, II, Annapurna South, and Hiuchuli mountains with the golden rays of the setting off sun. Other hand we will enjoy the Fewa lake and Pokhara valley. Overnight at Sarangkot. (B)
Sightseeing tour and Explore day in Pokhara
Early morning we will enjoy the sunrise views in the mountain and after breakfast start walking down to Pokhara and visit Bindabasani Temple and continue for full day sightseeing trip to Pokhara city, at Davi's falls, Guptashor cave & Seti Gorge. Evening explore the surrounding lakeside areas and overnight at hotel.Take a boat around the Phewa Lake which is the second biggest lake of Nepal. There is little island on the middle of the lake where very popular Hindu temple situated. Take a boat across the lake and take an hour walk to the world peace stupa which has horizontal view of Annapurna Himalayan range and the city of Pokhara with its beautiful crystal clear lake. Then back to the hotel and stay overnight. (B)
Morning drive to Kathmandu
After breakfast you will departure to Kathmandu (about 5/6 hours) through the beautiful river view & Nepalese countryside you will reach at your hotel in Kathmandu and overnight at hotel. (B)
Visit Bhaktapur and Patan
After breakfast you will be transfer to visit Patan Durbar Squire one of the old durbar square. The principal attraction of this place is fine pagoda temples and stone statuary. The Durbar Square is full of ancient places, temples and shrines, noted for their exquisite carvings. After your lunch at Patan visit another place Bhaktapur Durbar Squire. The main attraction of this place are the palace of 55 windows, Nyatapola Temple constructed as a pagoda style, Dattatraya Temple, Museum, Pottery squire. After that you will transfer to Kathmandu for overnight stay. (B)
Final departure to your onward destination
Today the journey comes to an end. There's nothing to do but trade emails with your new friends, organize all your photos and finally depart from Nepal. Or get ready for the next adventure! (B)
Trip Start Dates
We will organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date.
We can have departures for this tour every day. Autumn (Sept, Oct & Nov) and spring (March, April & May)as the best season to visit Nepal. During autumn and spring the weather is sunny and warm. You also can visit during winter (Dec, Jan, and Feb) is also good, only colder and summer (Jun, Jul, Aug) is monsoon so visibility and rain could be an issue.
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