BEST OF NEPAL TOUR
Patan Durbar Square
The Best of Nepal tour is a customizable tour. You can add or reduce the days as per your time availability. This is a total 12 nights 13 days tour. Any group size with any age can do this trip. This trip will cover the most important touring place of Nepal in 13 days. Visiting Kathmandu valley will cover most world heritage sights and Pokhara tour will cover the Annapurna region Mountains. The Chitwan national park will provide you a great wild life experience.
You can do this tour all by air only, by land only and by air and by land combination as well. You can fly to Chitwan by taking a 25 minute flight or by bus/car about 5 hours drive through beautiful country side. There is not flight between Chitwan and Pokhara. From Pokhar to Kathmandu you can take 30 minute flight or take about 6 to 7 hours drive.
Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu & transfer to hotel
Today you will arrive in Kathmandu international airport. One of our representatives will pick you up and transfer to hotel. Generally there will not be any tour activities today unless requested. Depending on your arrival time in Kathmandu, you may explore the touristy area “Thamel”. You may have dinner in Thamel choosing one restaurant or go back to your hotel for dinner.
Day 02 Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Today our sightseeing will start around 9 or 930 am after your breakfast. One of our representatives will introduce the tour guide. Our professional tour guide will take you on the tour and he will look after everything for that day. Today we will visit most important places in Kathmandu like Bhaudhanath (The little Tibet), Pashupatinath (The great Hindu Temple of World), Syambunath (The monkey Temple) and Old royal palace (Kathmandu Darvar Squire)
Day 03 Mountain Flight & Nagarkot
Everest Scenic flight is the best flight to see the Everest region by flight. This scenic flight will be for one hour. Even if you have already seen Mt. Everest during your Everest region trek, it is a great experience to do the mountain flight. This is the thing that you will not miss while you are in Kathmandu. You will be just 200 meters away from Mt. Everest and many other mountains. This will be great experience for life. One of our staff picks you up from hotel and takes you to the airport for mountain flight departure. After completing the mountain flight, you will be brought back to hotel. We will check out the hotel and we will go to Nagarkot. It is situated about 35Km. east of Kathmandu city and from here one can see a fantastic view of the Himalayas. Nagarkot is located at 2229 m. elevation from the sea level. In the afternoon you will see an excellent view of sunset. While sun goes down you will see a very beautiful color on the snow Peak Mountains. In the morning you have to get up early in the morning to see the sunrise. You may arrange a wake up call at the hotel reception before you go to bed.
Day 04 Bahaktapur & Patan visit
You will have your breakfast with beautiful sunrise and we will leave from here to Nagarkot to Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur is a very old city in Kathmandu valley. You can easily spent couple of days in Bhaktapur. After completing the Bhaktapur tour we will drive to Patan which is another small city, where you will visit the famous Krishna Temple and the Golden Gate. After completing the tour in Patan we will drive to Kathmandu and check into hotel and take an easy evening.
Day 05 Drive to Chitwan
Today we will leave from Kathmandu to Chitwan National Park. This drive will be about 5 to 6 hours drive through a beautiful and scenic countryside road. In the afternoon we will arrive in Chitwan National park. Depending on our arrival time, we maybe do some activities. In the evening we will participate Slide show or Tharu culture dance and Dinner.
Day 06. Chitwan National Park
Today we will explore ChitwanNaitonal Park doing different activities.
Slide show or Tharu culture dance etc.
In Chitwan, breakfast, lunch and dinner are included in package program. You do not have to pay anything except bottle drinks and alcohols.
Day 07 Drive to Pokhara
Pokhara is the second most popular city for tourist. Today we will drive to Pokhara for about 4 to 5 hours. As soon as we arrive in Pokhara, we will take a private transport and drive to Sarankot. This drive will be only about 20 minute. Sarankot is a scenic spot and you may hike to the top of the viewpoint for about 45 minute. This hike is optional. If you are not interested to go to the top, you will see excellent view from where the right here where the car will drip you off. You will enjoy watching the Annapurna Hiamalayas and the secret mountain Machhapuchhre (Fish Tail Mountain) etc.
Day 08 Explore Pokhara
Today we take an easy day looking around the Lakeside. We may go to the David falls, Tibetan Refugee camp, boating on Phewa lake etc.
Day 09 Drive to Bhandipur
We will drive about 3 hours and reach at unique place called Bhandipur. This village is right on top of a beautiful mountain. It provides an excellent views of valley.
Day 10 Drive back to Kathmandu
We will return to Kathmandu taking bus ride. The tourist bus ride will be about 4 to 5 hours. After we arrived in Kathmandu we will take another easy and relaxing afternoon. On the way to Kathmandu, you may ride cable car to Mankamana Temple. A famous Hindu Temple “Manakamana” on the way to Kathmandu, Manakamana means to fulfill your wish. The devotees of the Mankamana deity believe that she will bless them and fulfill all their wishes. This is an optional program.
Day 11. Leisure day In Kathmandu
Today is a leisure day in Kathmandu. You may do some shopping or revisit some places where you like to go back. You may go to Nepali cultural dance and dinner where proper Nepal set meal will be provided.
Day 12. Trip concludes
We will tranfer to airport as per your departure time or extend your stay with us.