Nepal Culture, Nature & Wildlife

NP03: 8 Days Private Tour of Kathmandu - Pokhara - Chitwan - Kathmandu
Tour Type: Private Tour, any parts of the itinerary can be customized
Guide: English-speaking guide, experienced and knowledgeable
Driver: Private driver with a spacious air-conditioned car
Accommodation: 4 to 5-star hotels, also be open to your own choice
Meals: Authentic local cuisines and western-style food for your choice
From $889 per person Free Inquiry
Expand All
Collapse All
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu
Airport pick-up & airport-hotel transfer. Pashupatinath temple, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Dattatreya Temple.
After your arrival at the airport of Kathmandu, you will find our guide and driver waiting for you at the exit holding a sign with your name on it. A brief introduction of this 8-day Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour package will be presented to you on the way to the hotel. In the afternoon, we will drive five kilometers to visit the Pashupatinath temple, the largest Hindu temple and the most famous Shiva shrine of Nepal. All the palaces in the temple are forbidden to be entered except for Hindus. After that, we will show you the Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Dattatreya Temple.

Meals: No meals, advice freely available
Day 2 Kathmandu
Chandragiri Hill with cable car, Patan Durbar Square including the Golden Temple, Boudhanath stupa. (B+L)
Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal surrounded by mountain with a pleasant climate. This morning, we will first take a cable car to travel up to the Chandragiri Hill and appreciate the outsanding panoramic views. After that, we proceed to Patan City to visit the Patan Durbar Square including the Golden Temple. Our last stop today is the Boudhanath stupa, which is known as the most important Buddhist site in Nepal.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 3 Kathmandu - Pokhara
Drive to Pokhara, a boat ride on Phewa Lake, Barahi Temple. (B+L)
Today your Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour will be extended to Pokhara, one of the most popular tourist destinations 200 kilometers away from Kathmandu. The driving takes about 6 hours. Check into a local hotel upon arrival in Pokhara. Then take a leisurely walk along the lakeside and take a boat to appreciate the reflection of the snow mountain on the Phewa Lake. You will also visit the Barahi Temple on the island of the lake.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 4 Pokhara
Sunrise view over the Himalayas in Sarangkot, Bindabasini Temple, World Peace Stupa, Devi's Fall, Mahadev cave, a Museum and Tibetan Camp. (B+L)
Early morning, we will transfer to Sarangkot hill to witness the magnificent Sunrise view over the Himalayas. Then start Pokhara city tour with a visit to Bindabasini Temple, which is one of the most ancient temples as well as the most famous temple in Pokhara. Our visit continues to the Devi's fall, the Mahadev cave and a Museum. We conclude the day after visiting the Tibetan Camp.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
 Friendly Tips

If you wish to add an easy hiking experience, we can arrange a 1-2 hour hike down from the World Peace Stupa to the Phewa Lake. You can decide in advance or discuss this with your guide at the time based on your physical condition. There is no additional cost for this activity.
Day 5 Pokhara - Chitwan
Drive to Chitwan, free time for resting and preparing for jungle adventure. (B+L+D)
Today you will leave Pokhara for Chitwan and lodge in a jungle resort. A welcome drink will be offered on your arrival. Then enjoy a palatable meal around noon and take a good rest to get ready for the upcoming jungle adventure.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 6 Chitwan
Chitwan National Park, Elephant Breeding Center, Tharu village, dance show. (B+L+D)
Established in 1962, Chitwan National Park is the first national park and the largest safari park of Nepal. It used to be a royal garden and opened to the public aiming to protect the endangered one-horned rhinoceroses originally. In 1984, the park was included in the List of World Heritage as natural heritage by UNESCO. There are several interesting recreational activities including elephant riding, canoe drifting and jungle safari, which will offer you an opportunity to spot the rare Bengal tigers, wild elephant, rhinoceros, crocodiles and other wildlife. The local guide or mahout will give you some information during journey and help you to locate the animals in the park. Next you will come to the Elephant Breeding Center to see the baby elephants. After a short break at the lodge, you will round up your jungle expedition with a visit to the Tharu village where you may enjoy a local dance performance called "Tharu Tribal Dance".

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 7 Chitwan - Kathmandu
Have a 5 hours drive back to Kathmandu. Free afternoon for rest, cultural dance show with dinner. (B+L+D)
Wake up early and get a fresh morning with a cup of tea. We will drive 5 hours to transfer back to Kathmandu and check in the hotel. The rest of the day is free for your own arrangement. In the evening, a cultural dance show with dinner is served for you at a famous local restaurant.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 8 Departure from Kathmandu
Swayambhunath Chaitya and Kathmandu Durbar Square if time permits. Hotel-airport transfer & see you off. A nice journey home! (B)
A visit to the Swayambhunath Chaitya, where you can get a perspective of the whole city from the top point and the Himalayan ranges, is scheduled in the morning. We will also visit Kathmandu Durbar Square if time permits. The wonderful Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan trip comes to an end here. A comfortable private transfer to the airport is provided for you. Our guide will see you off and help you to board your onward flight.

Meals: Breakfast
B-- Breakfast L-- Lunch D-- Dinner
DestinationsLuxury HotelsStandard Hotels
KathmanduRadisson Hotel Kathmandu Hotel Himalaya
PokharaSwiss International Hotel Sarowar Swiss International Hotel Sarowar
ChitwanPark Safari Resort (Jungle Resort) Park Safari Resort (Jungle Resort)
Early Bird Savings on 2020 Tours
12% off - book by Jan 31, 2020; 10% off - book by Feb 29, 2020
Travelers2-3 travelers4-5 travelers
Tour Prices with Luxury Hotels$999 $879$959 $843
Tour Prices with Standard Hotels$919 $808$889 $782
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • The prices in red reflect 12% discount.
  • Any parts of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
Price Includes
  • Accommodation in a double/twin room with daily breakfast
  • Central Park resort, Saurah or similar Resort on Full Board Basis Chitwan including all Jungle activities
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Service of English speaking guide during sightseeing
  • Entrance fees
  • Meal as indicated outside hotel
Price Excludes
  • Any unspecified services, drinks, laundry, tips, telephone calls, Airfares and expenses of personal nature
Why Choose Our Asia Tours?
One-to-one travel consultant service is available on hand, all for free, and all for your worry-free travel. You will enjoy real personalized service.
We design your holiday entirely to cater to your interests and always suggest rewarding sightseeing & experience. You will discover Asia in your own way.
Comfortable accommodation will enhance your enjoyment of the whole holiday. We and our local partners personally visit all the hotels we recommend and only select best value for you.
We evaluate our guides strictly and only the best will serve. They are superb at taking care of all of the details in addition to being proficient in cross-cultural communication.
We take every care to provide you with a wonderful experience based on professional tour arrangements and top quality service. No hidden charge!
As a reputed Asia tour operator established for 20 years, we offer the best payment plan & easy cancellation policy, to guarantee you a hassle-free booking.
Itineraries you may also like:
Ask a Question
Question Summary (100 characters)
Details (optional) (2,000 characters)
Check our global tours at
Earlier Booking, Bigger Savings!
10% off - book 60 days in advance
5% off - book 30 days in advance