Best of Nepal Tour - 05N/06D

Kathmandu - Pokhara - Nagarkot - Kathmandu - Budhhanilkantha

Overview

Arrival Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu
Languages English, Spanish, German, Italian, French
Highlights
  • Sightseeing of Kathmandu city as per the Itinerary.
  • Evening Boating in Phewa Lake (around 1 hour)
  • Sunrise spot in Sarangkot
  • Sightseeing of Pokhara Devi's Fall Locally known as Patale Chhango (Hell's Fall)
  • Gupteswar Gupha (a sacred cave) and Barahi temple in Pokhara
  • Enjoy the sunrise view, Mt. Everest view and other snow-topped peaks of the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal.
  • Enjoy the view of Himalayan range - Annapurna (8091m/ 26,545ft), Manasalu (8165m/ 26,781ft), Ganesh Himal (7446m/ 24,422ft) and Lantang
  • Visit the Durbar Square with its array of temples in Bhaktapur
  • Sightseeing of Kathmandu city as per the Itinerary.
  • Visit Budhanilkantha temple in Budhanilkantha
Important Note
  • In case of waitlisted booking, we have to hold the alternate, for which we will advise the supplement OR reduction accordingly.
  • The above rates are based on presently prevailing taxes and entrances to the monuments. If there is any change, prices will also change accordingly.
  • Check-in and Check-out time is 1200 Hrs.
  • Given rates are based on the present rate of exchange and it may be changed.

Tour Map

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrive Tribhuwan

    On arrival in Nepal, you will be greeted and escorted by India Holiday Mall Executive to your hotel. (Rooms will be available from 1200 Hrs)

    Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to the Hotel.

    Kathmandu is the capital and also the largest city of Nepal. This city of ancient civilization is very rich in Art, craft, culture with its multi-ethnic population. The average elevation of Kathmandu is 1400 meter above the sea level. Kathmandu is famous for its temples, local cuisine and festivals been celebrated here.

    Afternoon sightseeing of Boudhanath, It is the biggest stupa in the Valley. The stupa, well known as Khasti, It looms 36 meters high and presents one of the most fascinating specimens of stupa design. There are more than 45 Buddhist monasteries in the area.

    Later visit Pashupatinath Temple which is one of the most significant Hindu's temples of Lord Shiva in the world, located on the banks of the Bagmati River. It is in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Non-Hindu visitors are allowed to have a look at the temple from the other bank of Bagmatiriver.

    Overnight at Kathmandu.

  • Day 02: Kathmandu - Pokhara

    Morning transfer to Pokhara.

    Pokhara is a remarkable place of natural beauty. Situated at an altitude of 827m from the sea level and 200km west of Kathmandu u valley, the city is known as a centre of adventure.

    The enchanting city with a population of around 95,000 has several beautiful lakes and offers stunning panoramic views of Himalayan peaks. The serenity of lakes and the magnificence of the Himalayas rising behind them create an ambience of peace and magic.

    Evening Boating in Phewa Lake (around 1 hour).

    Overnight at Pokhara Hotel.

  • Day 03: Pokhara

    Morning drive to Sarankot for sunrise Sarangkot is spot renown for seeing the sunrise over the Himalayas.

    Situated at an elevation of about 1700 meters (5,576ft),is very popular for mountain scenery. Here you can see panoramic views of Annapurna (8091m/ 26,545ft), Manasalu (8165m/ 26,781ft), Ganesh Himal (7446m/ 24,422ft), Dhaulagiri (8167m/ 26,795ft), Machhapuchare (the sacred mountain) and 25 other mountains over 6000 meters (19,680ft) high. This area also offers you views of the Pokhara Valley with all its natural beauty.

    Sightseeing of Pokhara Devi's Fall Locally known as PataleChhango (Hell's Fall), Devi's fall (also known as Devin's or David's) is an awesome waterfall lying about 2 km south-west of Pokhara airport on the highway to Tansen.

    GupteswarGuphaGupteswarGupha, a sacred cave, lies 2 km from Pokhara airport on the Siddhartha Highway leading southwest from the city. The entrance is right across from Devi's Fall and the cave is almost 3 km long. It has some big hall-size rooms and some passages where you have to crawl on all fours.

    Barahi temple This is the most important religious monument in Pokhara. Built almost in the middle of Phewalake, the two storied pagoda is dedicated to the boar manifestation of Ajima, the protectress deity representing the female force Shakti.

    Overnight at Pokhara Hotel.

  • Day 4 : Pokhara - Nagarkot

    After breakfast drive to Nagarkot

    Transfer to Nagarkot. Evening free at own.

    Nagarkotlocated 32 kilometers east of Kathmandu, is one of the most scenic spots and is renowned for its spectacular sunrise view of the Himalaya when the weather is clear. Nagarkot has become famous as one of the best spots to view Mount Everest as well as other snow-topped peaks of the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal.

    Overnight at Nagarkot.

  • Day 5: Nagarkot - Kathmandu

    Morning enjoy the sunrise over the mountain From Nagarkot one can see Annapurna (8091m/ 26,545ft), Manasalu (8165m/ 26,781ft), Ganesh Himal (7446m/ 24,422ft) and Lantanglirung (7245m/ 23,763ft), Mt ShisaPangma( 8013m) Mt Gaurishankar (7145m)

    Later driver back to Kathmandu. Enroute visit Bhaktapur:
    In Bhaktapur you will visit the Durbar Square with its array of temples overlooked by the palace of 55 Windows built by King BupatindraMalla, the NytapolaTeple. This temple, which was also built by kingBhupatindraMalla, is the best example of the Pagoda style and stands on five terraces, on each of which stands a pair of figures, famous strong men, elephants, lions, griffins and goddesses.

    Golden Gate, the 15th-century Palace of 55 Windows and several statues of ancient kings.

    On arrival in Kathmandu visit Swamabunath.
    Swayambhunath, the golden spire of the 5th-century is stupa is adorned with a colourful fluttering of prayer flags; it crowns a hill overlooking the Kathmandu Valley and offers fantastic views over the city of Kathmandu. Swayambhunath is one of the most recognizable symbols in Nepal and the painted eyes of Buddha watch all those who ascend the worn stone steps.

  • Day 6 : Kathmandu - Budhhanilkantha

    Morning Budhhanilkanthadarshan and departure to Patan Durbar Square, like its counterpart in Kathmandu, is an enchanting mélange of palace buildings, artistic courtyards and graceful pagoda temples. Listed as a World Heritage Site, the former royal palace complex is the center of Patan's religious and social life, and houses a museum containing an array of bronze statues and religious objects. One remarkable monument here is a 17th-century temple dedicated to the Hindu God Krishna – Krishna Mandir.

    Later transfer to airport to board the international flight.