"A truly fabulous tour to Himalayan kingdom"
USD 3080 Twin Share
USD 3860 Single
A relaxing and varied tour around this hospitable and friendly country. See the varied cultural diversity of the capital, Kathmandu and its surrounding towns, beautiful lakeside Pokhara and its grand mountain scenery, the birth place of Buddha at Lumbini and the famous Chitwin National park.
Sightseeing and local guides.
All meals as per the itinerary.Hotels used are 3 and 4 star category mixture of boutique and heritage hotels.
Transportation by coach.Elephant Safari and jeep Safari while in Chitwan national park.Service of a Gay tour manager at all times.
All the entrance fee to the monuments.
Expect some culture shock. You'll be exposed to signs of poverty and access to services may be sporadic. The food will be quite different to home and English speakers harder to find. Respecting the local culture will make it easier to fit in and really experience the location.
DAY TO DAY ITINERARY:
Day 1 – Saturday - Kathmandu
Arrive Kathmandu International Airport.Meet and greet.Transfer to hotel. Dinner at hotel.(D)
Day 2 – Sunday - Kathmandu
Breakfast at hotel.Full day city tour of Kathmandu including Swayambunath Stupa.Lunch at local restaurant. Welcome drinks and dinner at local restaurant.(B, L, D)
Day 3 – Monday - Kathmandu
Breakfast at hotel.Full day sightseeing to Patan. Lunch at local restaurant.Dinner at hotel.(B, L, D)
Day 4 – Tuesday - Pokhara
Breakfast at hotel. (Drive 212 kms Approx. 5 Hours)Drive to Pokhara, lunch en-route.Check into hotel. Dinner Kathmandu-Pokhara at restaurant.(B, L, D)
Day 5 – Wednesday - Pokhara
Breakfast at hotel. Full day sightseeing of Pokhara and surroundings.Lunch at local restaurant and dinner at hotel.(B, L, D)
Day 6 – Thursday - Pokhara
Breakfast at hotel.Free time for relaxing, sightseeing, massage, shopping etc.Lunch at local restaurant and dinner at hotel.(B, L, D)
Day 7 – Friday - Lumbini
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Lumbini over the spectacular Siddhartha Highway. Lunch and sightseeing in Tansen. Arrive Lumbini and check into hotel. Dinner at hotel.(B, L, D)
Day 8 – Saturday - Lumbini
Breakfast at hotel.Morning tour of Buddha's birthplace, parkland and surrounding monasteries. Free time for individual pursuits. Lunch at local restaurant and dinner at hotel.
(B, L, D)
Day 9 – Sunday - Chitwan
Breakfast at hotel.Drive to Sauraha village, the gateway to Chitwan National Park. Check into resort. Lunch and dinner at resort.(B, L, D)
Day 10 – Monday - Chitwan
Breakfast at hotel.Morning elephant safari through jungle. Free time for relaxing, walking and enjoying nature.Lunch and dinner at resort.
(B, L, D)
Day 11 – Tuesday - Chitwan
Breakfast at hotel. Morning canoe river trip, jungle walk and visit to the elephant breeding centre. Late afternoon 4WD jungle safari to park. Lunch and dinner at resort.(B, L, D)
Day 12 – Wednesday - Kathmandu
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Kathmandu. Check into hotel.Late afternoon walking tour of city.(B, L, D)
Day 13 – Thursday - Kathmandu
Optional: Mountain flight Breakfast at hotel.Full day excursion to Bhaktapur.
(B, L, D)
Day 14 – Friday - Kathmandu
Optional: Mountain flight Breakfast at hotel. Free day for individual sightseeing, relaxing, shopping etc. Farewell drinks and dinner.
(B, L, D)
Day 15 – Saturday - Departure
Optional- Mountain flight Breakfast at hotel.(B)
This itinerary is correct at the time of issue and in good faith but is liable to change at any time or place for any reason.
(B- Breakfast, L- Lunch, D- Dinner)