Nepal is world-renowned for its diverse landscapes and topographical features. Nepal is a land of high mountains, vast plain lands, and turbulent rivers. The easiest way to see the mesmerizing attractions of Nepal is to go out for a tour to the 4 most popular touring places in Nepal- Kathmandu, Chitwan, Lumbini, and Pokhara.
Kathmandu-Chitwan-Lumbini- Pokhara is the 8-day tour. On this touring program, you will witness the diverse anthropological garden of tribes and races settled in a variety of landscapes. You will experience many varieties of traditions among the different ethnic groups with their own distinct culture and prominence in this 8-day tour.
You will start your tour expedition from Kathmandu valley. It is a historic part of Nepal, you can experience the ambiance of ancient places like Patan, Bhaktapur, Swayambhu, and Boudha. You will have an opportunity to spectate the rare species of birds and animals in Chitwan. Chitwan is an exotic place for nature enthusiasts to explore the jungles, riding on the backs of bumbling elephants.
The Kathmandu-Chitwan-Lumbini- Pokhara offers you a once in a lifetime opportunity to witness the birthplace of Lord Buddha at Lumbini. Lumbini is another highlight of the tour, it lies 230 km away from Kathmandu in Rupandehi District. You can explore the monasteries and beautiful pagoda-style temple with prayer and meditation cells. You will get an insight into the life of Lord Buddha and Buddhism at Lumbini. Lumbini preserves the sign of enlightenment and death of Lord Buddha.
Pokhara is the final destination of the Kathmandu-Chitwan-Lumbini- Pokhara tour. It is a paradise city for travelers from all around the world. Pokhara is full of natural beauty and cultural heritage sites like caves, temples, and lakes. You can observe the magnificence of Mount Annapurna and Mount Machhapuchhre across the hills and Phewa Tal. The walk along the Phewa Taal during the evening is certainly a blissful feeling.
- Experience the natural beauty and immerse yourself in the peace and tranquility in the foothill of the mountains.
- Enjoy the comfortable and adventurous jungle ride and have an opportunity to witness Royal Bengal Tiger and One-Horned Rhino.
- Indulge yourself and get acquainted with the Tharu culture and tradition.
- Explore and appreciate the ancient culture, art, and architecture.
- An opportunity to learn and practice meditation techniques at Lumbini.
- Visit the birthplace of Lord Buddha.
Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival 1350m. and City Tour
Day 02: Drive Kathmandu - Chitwan (170 kms /06 hrs)
Day 03: Sightseeing at Chitwan
Day 04: Lumbini Sightseeing
Day 05: Drive to Pokhara
Day 06: Pokhara Sightseeing
Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 08: Final departure from Kathmandu.
- Airport picks up & drove
- Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu, Chitwan, Lumbini and Pokhara with breakfast
- Government license holder City Tour Guide.
- All necessary paperwork and entrance fee (National park permit)
- Kathmandu, Chitwan, and Pokhara valley sightseeing tour with private vehicle
- Kathmandu to Chitwan to Pokhara tourist bus
- Chitwan to Lumbini to Pokhara Tourist bus
- During the Chitwan including Breakfast, lunch, dinner and all jungle activists
- Welcome or farewell dinner in Kathmandu
- Pokhara to Kathmandu Tourist bus
- Tour guide daily salary
- Nepal Visa fee
- International airfare
- Lunch & Dinner during Kathmandu, Lumbini and Pokhara
- Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery
- Personal Travel insurance
- Tips for guide
- Personal equipments
You will arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport and a representative from the travel agency will receive and welcome you. The representative will escort you to the hotel as you enjoy the city ride through Kathmandu. After you check in your room, a tour guide will introduce himself to you and brief you about the city excursion. Later that day, you will take part in a city tour along with other fellow travelers.
You will explore through the religious sites in Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur. A private vehicle will transfer to each of the destinations in a convenient manner. The city excursion takes you to UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, and Boudhanath. You will get an opportunity to witness the ancient architect at Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square.
You enjoy the pleasant weather throughout your city excursion. The private vehicle will transfer back you to The Hotel. The tour guide will shortly brief you about the tour ahead, lodge facility and overland drives. You will enjoy a pleasant dinner with your expedition team and spend the night at your hotel.
Early in the morning, you will enjoy a pleasant breakfast at the hotel and prepare for the ride ahead to Chitwan. A tourist bus will be waiting for you outside the hotel. It is an exciting drive through the main Kathmandu-Chitwan Highway. You will enjoy the scenic ride through the foothills of the mountains and sub-urban areas. The tourist bus will stop at Malekhu and you will enjoy a delicate fish-based lunch at a restaurant.
The scenic ride continues towards the at Tadi Bazaar at Chitwan. Shortly, you will arrive at your respective hotel at Saura after 6 hours bus ride from Kathmandu. Upon your arrival, the tour leader will brief you about the Hotel facilities, jungle activities, and refreshment programs in the afternoon. You will enjoy a short walk through the Tharu village and experience the lifestyle of the indigenous tribe. Fascinating Tharu cultural dance awaits in the evening as you enjoy your dinner at the Hotel.
Chitwan is best known for its national park. The Chitwan National Park covers an area of 932 sq km. It is a natural habitat for rare species like freshwater dolphin, Royal Bengal tiger, Genetic crocodile and One horn Rhino. You will enjoy a delicious breakfast at the Hotel in the morning. After your breakfast, you will commence on a short drive to the river bank for the elephant ride.
The elephant ride will lead you to the dense and foggy jungle. It is an amazing experience as you can explore the vast wildlife in its natural habitat. The elephant ride ends with a short elephant bathing and briefing at the elephant stable. You will enjoy lunch at a restaurant and join your party in the jungle for canoe riding on the Rapti River. You can witness wildlife like freshwater Mugger crocodiles and Gharial crocodiles during the canoe ride.
You can also enjoy other activities like Bird watching from Machan (Watch Tower). The early morning is the best time to observe the birds in their natural habitat. Later the evening, you will enjoy an entertaining local Tharu cultural programs. The day ends with a pleasant dinner at a typical Tharu cuisine restaurant.
After early morning breakfast, you will head out to Lumbini. An organized bus ride will escort you through the scenic overland journey far southwest to Lumbini. Lumbini also lies in the Terai belt of Nepal. You will arrive at Lumbini after 3 hours of a bus ride through cities like Narayangarh, Butwal, and Bhairwah. Upon your arrival at Lumbini, the tour bus will drive you directly to the Hotel.
Lumbini is the birthplace of Siddhartha Gautam Buddha. He was born in the 6th century B.C. You will get an opportunity to visit the Maya Devi Temple, Maya Devi temple is dedicated to Maya Devi. Maya Devi gave birth to Gautam Buddha on her way to Devadaha. You will enjoy the subtropical climate at Lumbini and experience the historical and religious ambiance of the place.
The tour highlights the Sacred Garden, which spreads over 8 sq.km and is believed to possess all the treasures. You will also witness the Ashoka Pillar later on through your tour in Lumbini. The main attraction of the tour is stone bearing a "foot imprint" indicating the pace of birth of Lord Gautam Buddha. You will return back to your hotel after the excursion and spend the night in Lumbini.
Pokhara is the next stop on your tour. It is one of the best tourist destinations in Nepal. It lies in the Mahabharata and the Great Himalayan ranges in the central region of Nepal. Pokhara lies 258 kilometers away from Lumbini. You will enjoy a scenic 8 hours bus ride through the plain lands of Terai to the lush greenery of the mountains to Pokhara.
Upon your arrival at Pokhara, you will enjoy spectacular views of mountain ranges with the elevation above 8000 meters at 1000 meters above sea level. You will gaze upon the magnificent Pokhara nestled and surrounded by mountains like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu. Pokhara is also the gateway to famous trekking routes like the famous Annapurna Circuit Trail.
You will enjoy your time at Pokhara as you spend the evening strolling in the streets of the lake city. You can spend your time shopping for souvenirs in the Markets of Pokhara. After a pleasant dinner at the hotel, you will prepare for the excursion program tomorrow. You will spend the night at the Hotel in Pokhara.
Early in the morning, you will head on towards Sarangkot to enjoy the beautiful sunrise view. You will enjoy the spectacular panoramic view of the snowcapped mountains and picturesque villages. You will be welcomed by the warm hospitality of the Magar and Gurung on your way to Sarangkot. Early morning, we drive to Sarangkot for the sunrise. It is a 2 and a half-hour of a ride from your Hotel to Sarangkot.
You can also enjoy the experience of Paragliding from Sarangkot. It offers you an excellent view of the stream, gorges, and crystal-clear lakes. The aerial view of Mount Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, and Annapurna range is simply breathtaking. After the splendid view of the mountains, the tour will continue to Seti Gorge. You can enjoy the milky white river flowing down the gorge in a deep chasm.
The tour continues to other places like David falls, Mahendra Cave and Bat Cave. If you have time, you can also visit Peace Stupa and stroll around the local markets of the touristic area. You can always enjoy a beautiful boat a boat ride on Lake Phewa. You can experience the tranquil feeling of peace as the boat row passes beautiful hills and villages. You will return to your hotel and spend the night in Pokhara.
You will enjoy a pleasant breakfast in Pokhara. Today is the last day you will spend in Pokhara and bid farewell to the view of high mountain ranges. The bus ride to Kathmandu is 6-7 hours long. During your drive away from Pokhara, you will enjoy the marvelous views of the scenic Pokhara city and the snow peaks.
The drive leads through scenic rural far villages and hills to Kathmandu. You will follow the Trishuli river on most part of the travel. The drive to Kathmandu ends in the late afternoon as you arrive at Thankot. Thankot is the gateway to Kathmandu city. The tourist bus will transfer you to your respective hotel.
The tour ends with a delicate farewell dinner with your tour members. You will enjoy a culture show at the restaurant and enjoy a great time. You will stay for the night at the Hotel in Kathmandu.
Today is your last day at Kathmandu. A tour bus will be waiting for your arrival outside your hotel. You will pack your belongings and luggage before you leave the Hotel. After you check out from the Hotel, the bellboy will escort you and your luggage to the vehicle.
The Tour bus will transfer you to Tribhuvan International Airport 3 hours prior to flight time. You will check all your documents like passports and visas before your departure. The representative will escort you and bid you farewell. He/she will wish you a safe journey back to your homeland. You will board your flight on the exact departure time without any delay.
The below-given cost is per person and the below-given fixed departure dates are available for you. If the given date is not favorable then please contact us and we will happily customize your trip on dates more appropriate for you.