This trip will take you to the best places in Nepal. You will know the best and most interesting places in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Manakaman Dharsan.
The trip will be organized by days, scheduled like this:
Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu
You will have to do a migration process at the airport where you will require 2 passport type pictures. After picking up your luggage, you will meet with the representative in charge of taking you to the hotel. You will have a traditional welcome and will helped to get to your accommodation.
The same night, you will be taken to have a typical-food welcome dinner.
Day 2: Sightseen in Bungmati, Kokana, Patan and Monkey temple
For this second day, there is a great trip planned over the three most important places in Nepal: Monkey Temple, Patan, Bungmati and Kokana.
Bungamati and Khokana are the first stop of the early morning, they are a more traditional cities, less affected by all the modern technology, so it is really interesting and curious. Bungamati is a small Newari village that it still has traditions that are lost with the new cultural and globalization of the country. Going for a walk, just a few minutes after, we will arrive at Kokhana, the next small village similar to Bungamati in their traditions and with the same typical lifestyle preservation.
The second half of the day we will travel around Patan, Lalitpur. We would be in love with its Newari architecture, woodcarving and metal works. On our way to the hotel, we will see metal-smiths, woodcarvers and carpet weavers working. We will sleep at the same hotel this night.
Day 3: Drive to Pokhara on the Way Manakaman Dharsan
After breakfast we will drive to Pokhara on the way we sill stop for Manakaman Darsan. After that, in Dharsa we will have lunch and continue drive to Pokhara and do the check in at the hotel. We will go to visit and take a walk around the lake before sleeping.
Day 4: Pokhara full day sightseeing
When the Sun rises, we will start the tour to Sarangkot, and we will be back to the Hotel to have breakfast. After that, there will be a full day of sightseeing in Pokhara. We will also make a short visit to the Gupteswar Mahadev Cave, also called Shiva Gufa, that is located in the southern end of the city. Some of the other places that we will visit in this day, include the Seti River Gorge, that flows through the city and makes deep canyons and goes completely underground at certain places. Also, in the rout there will be Devil’s Fall, locally known as Patale Chango, or the Hell’s Fall, the Tibetan Refugee Camp and the mountain museum, and all the beautiful places of the area. We’ll spend the overnight at Pokhara.
Day 5: Pokhara to Kathmandu Drive
After Having breakfast in Pokhara, we will take a 6-7 hours drive or a 30 minute flight. If we take the drive towards Kathmandu, one of the optional activities could be rafting in Trisuli river, 3-4 hours, which would be $40 of extra cost. After that, we will continue drive to Kathmandu, and at evening we’ll go for some souvenir shopping. Since this is the last night, we will have a farewell dinner at a typical cultural restaurant. The night will be spent in Kathmandu.
Day 6: Departure
Enjoy today the last buffet breakfast. You will have free time until the hour of your flight, when you will be transfered to Kathmandu Airport.
We hope you to have a great trip with us, we surely will want to see you again!
After every trip, in order to improve our services, we will like to hear your suggestions and comments of the adventure.
The trip costs includes
- All airport/hotel transfers
- 3-star hotel in Kathmandu on B.B basis
- 3 star level hotel accommodation in Pokhara (Hotel Barahi, Mt Kailash, Hotel Peninsula or similar)
- Welcome or farewell dinner
- Daily Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
- Private vehicle and transportation during the trip
- An experienced English-speaking tour guide
- City sightseeing with Government licence holder guide, including his salary, food and accomodation.
- Heritage site entry fee of $ 45 Per Person
- All government and local taxes
- Manakaman Cabal Car $10 Per Person
- All service charge tax and Vat
The trip does NOT include
- Nepal VISA fee. You must bring 2 passport-type pictures and USD cash
- International airfare to and from Kathmandu
- Travel and rescue personal insurance
- Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, etc.)
- Tips for guides, porters and drivers