Taumadhi Square in Bhaktapur

Nepal In-depth Tour

TNP105: 13 Days Private Tour of Kathmandu - Bandipur - Pokhara - Tansen - Lumbini - Chitwan - Daman - Nagarkot - 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
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Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu
When you arrive in Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal, our guide will greet you at the airport and transfer you to the reserved hotel. After some rest in the hotel, your Nepal trip starts with visits to Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swayambhunath Stupa.

The Kathmandu Durbar Square is surrounded with royal palaces, temples and other spectacular architectures, showcasing the Newar art from 16th to 19th century. The Swayambhunath Stupa is popularly known as 'Monkey Temple'. The both sides of the stone steps are the paradise of the monkeys. If you have some food in hand, monkeys may approach you, but please be careful with them and avoid being hurt.
Day 2 Kathmandu
After breakfast, we will start the Nepal trip by visiting Patan Durbar Square including Golden Temple, the Pashupatinath Temple and the Boudhanath Stupa.

The Patan Durbar Square is one of the three Durbar Squares in Kathmandu valley. Surrounded by royal palaces, shrines and courtyards, this Newa architecture is well worth your visiting. Religion plays an important role in Nepalese's life, especially in art and architecture. The Pashupatinath Temple is the holiest Hindu temple and the Bodhanath Stupa is the largest Buddhist stupa architecture in the world.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Patan Durbar Square
Patan Durbar Square
Day 3 Kathmandu - Bandipur Village
Drive to Bandipur & check in at hotel, explore the village with accompany of guide. (B+D)
Today we will drive about 5 hours to Bandipur, a Newar town with its age-old flavor still intact, which is in midway on the day-long drive between Kathmandu and Pokhara. Upon arrival, you will check in at the hotel and have the rest day free to explore the village with company of your guide.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4 Bandipur - Pokhara
Drive to Pokhara, visit Siddha Gupha (cave) on the way, boating trip to Phewa Lake. (B)
Today we will leave Bandipur for Pokhara, a highlight part of your Nepal tour. On the way, you will visit an interesting place - the Siddha Gupha (cave), which is one of the biggest cave in Nepal and lies in the place called Bimal Nagar. 

On arrival in Pokhara, we will assist you to check in at the hotel. After refreshment, the exciting boating trip to Phewa Lake waits for you. The Phewa Lake is the second largest lake in Nepal and it is famous for its reflection of mountains and peaks on its surface. You can spend some time at leisure around the lake side.

Meals: Breakfast
Phewa Lake, Pokhara
Phewa Lake, Pokhara
Day 5 Pokhara
Sarangkot sunrise, World Peace Stupa, Gupteswor Mahadev Cave, Devi's Fall, International Mountain Museum, Seti gorge. (B)
Getting up early this morning, we will transfer you to Sarangkot. If you like, we can arrange a two-hour mountain hiking up to 1,592 meters. Sarangkot is a mountain side village with a perfect panoramic view of Himalayas. Dhaulagiri range is on the far west, and the Annapurna range is also visible on a clear weather day. On the south direction, you can also overlook the Pokhara city and its lake. Then have some rest atop and transfer you back to Pokhara. In the afternoon, the excursion includes World Peace Stupa, Gupteswor Mahadev Cave, Devi's Fall, International Mountain Museum and Seti gorge.

Meals: Breakfast
Day 6 Pokhara - Tansen (Palpa)
Drive to Tansen & check in at hotel, explore the small town with accompany of guide. (B+L)
Today we will drive you to Tansen, also called Palpa, a small town sprawling over a ridge in western Nepal. The narrow and winding alleys in the town center were lined with many Newari houses and temples. The nearby Srinagar offers a panoramic view of high Himalayas. You will stay overnight at the hotel in Tansen.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
World Peace Pagoda, Pokhara
World Peace Stupa, Pokhara
Phewa Lake in Pokhara
Stunning view of Himalayas
Day 7 Tansen - Lumbini/ Bhairahawa
Drive to Lumbini & check in at hotel, Lumbini Garden, Queen Mayadevi Temple, Ashokan Pillar and some monasteries. (B)
This morning, we will continue driving to Lumbini, which is a Buddhist pilgrimage site in Nepal and the birthplace of Lord Buddha. The road twists and turns to Lumbini make the whole driving very thrilling and exciting. After arrival, rest a while in the hotel. Then the guide will lead you to visit the Lumbini Garden. There are a number of temples including the Queen Mayadevi Temple, Ashokan Pillar and many monasteries recently built by the different countries.

Meals: Breakfast
Day 8 Lumbini - Chitwan
Drive to Chitwan, Tharu Village tour, Tharu Museum, Tharu Cultural Dance Show. (B+L+D)
Today your Nepal trip moves forward to the Chitwan National Park. Covering an area of 932 square kilometers, this park now stands as a successful natural conservation in Asia. It is a great habitat for rhinoceros, Bengal Tiger and many other endangered species of mammals, birds and aquatic lives.

The Basic Program of your jungle activities includes: 
Arrival - Refreshment - Briefing about Chitwan National Park - Briefing about resort & its facilities - Check in room - Lunch - Tharu Village tour - Visit Tharu Museum - Dinner - Tharu Cultural Dance Show.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 9 Chitwan
Elephant back safari, Canoe ride, Jungle walk, Elephant breeding center. (B+L+D)
Today you will enjoy your stay at Chitwan National Park with arrangements of: 
Breakfast - Elephant back safari - Lunch - Canoe ride - Jungle walk - Visit Elephant breeding center.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Chitwan elephant breeding center
Chitwan National Park
Day 10 Chitwan - Daman
Morning bird watching tour, drive to Daman, explore the village. (B+D)
We will arrange you the Bird Watching tour in the morning. After breakfast, drive to Daman, a village at an altitude of 2,400 meters, which probably has the most grandeur view of Mount Everest. Along the winding roads up to the village, a stretch of the Rhododendron flowers scatter over the hillside in spring, just like the whole slope is in fire. Tonight stay overnight at bungalow.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 11 Daman - Chandragiri Hill - Nagarkot
Enjoy the Himalaya panoramic view, visit Chandragiri Hill on the way, drive back to Nagarkot, enjoy sunset view over the mountains. (B+D)
Getting up early this morning, so as to admire the beautiful sunrise view. Then continue to the observatory to appreciate the Himalaya panoramic view. After breakfast, we will drive to the Chandragiri Hill, where you can take the cable car to the hill top and have a wonderful bird's eye view of the Kathmandu city and the surrounding mountains. After that, drive to Nagarkot and check in at a local hotel. At dusk, do not miss the beautiful view of sunset over the mountains.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 12 Nagarkot - Bhaktapur - Kathmandu
Enjoy sunrise in the early morning, Bhaktapur Durbar Square & Dattatreya Temple, drive to back to Kathmandu & check in the hotel. (B)
Early in the morning, you can witness the sunrise over the Himalayas from the hotel view point. After enjoying the breakfast, you are scheduled to visit the ancient township of Bhaktapur, which is 15 km east of Kathmandu, including Bhaktapur Durbar Square & Dattatreya Temple. It once was the capital city during the great Malla kingdom and is famous for its best preservation of ancient and mediaeval arts and architecture. After visiting, transfer you back to Kathmandu and check in the hotel.

Meals: Breakfast
Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Nepal
Bhaktapur Durbar Square
Local people in Nepal
Nepal local people
Day 13 Departure from Kathmandu
Hotel-airport transfer & see you off. A nice journey home! (B)
Your Nepal trip will come to an end here. After breakfast, we will see you off at the airport for your onward flight. We wish you have enjoyed a wonderful holiday with us!

Meals: Breakfast
B-- Breakfast L-- Lunch D-- Dinner
DestinationsLuxury HotelsStandard Hotels
KathmanduRadisson Hotel Kathmandu Hotel Himalaya
BandipurGaun Ghar Gaun Ghar
PokharaSwiss International Hotel Sarowar Swiss International Hotel Sarowar
Tansen (Palpa)Srinagar/ Palpali Chhen or similar Srinagar/ Palpali Chhen or similar
Lumbini/ BhairahawaLumbini Hokke Hotel or similar Lumbini Hokke Hotel or similar
ChitwanPark Safari Resort (Jungle Resort) Park Safari Resort (Jungle Resort)
DamanEastern Panorama Hotel or similar Eastern Panorama Hotel or similar
NagarkotCountry Villa Nagarkot or similar Country Villa Nagarkot or similar
Earlier Booking, Bigger Savings
10% off - book 60 days before, 5% off - book 30 days before
Travelers2-3 travelers4-5 travelers
Tour Prices with Luxury Hotels$2739 $2465$2409 $2168
Tour Prices with Standard Hotels$2589 $2330$2259 $2033
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • The prices in red reflect 10% discount.
  • Any part 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
  • Return cable car ticket for Chandragiri Hill
  • 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
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