8N/9D BEST OF NEPAL TOUR
Places covered: Varanasi - Lumbini - Chitwan - Kathmandu - Pokhara - Lumbini - Varanasi
Duration: 08 Nights/ 09 Days
Starts & ends: Tour Starts at Varanasi/Gorakhpur & Ends at Varanasi/Gorakhpur
If you are planning for a pilgrimage tour for Muktinath-Pashupatinath Darshan Yatra, our journey will take you to the city of Kathmandu, which houses more temples than homes. With its seven heritage sites, Kathmandu Valley has made its place in the list of the Cultural World Heritage Sites.
During this Yatra, you will get a chance to explore sights such as Muktinath, Pashupatinath and Manakamana temple, each of which has significance amongst the Hindu devotees.
Besides Muktinath and Pashupatinath, tourists can also explore some of the major tourist sites such as Ashoka Pillar, Pillar Edict of Asoka, Bodhi Tree & Pond, Burmese Lokamani, Lumbini Garden and Eternal Peace Flame.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We customize holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could customize a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable International tour.
Day 1 : Varanasi pick up- Lumbini
Pick up from Varanasi Hotel by our driver, then you will start your journey traveling to the Nepal. Lumbini is famous for its natural beauty. This city is believed to be one of the ancient cities of the world. If you are an avid reader of art and architecture and history then this place will be an amazing experience for you. The spiritual and architectural sites are quite marvelous to look. Overnight stay at Hotel in Lumbini.
Day 2 : lumbini - chitwan
On this day, we drive for 4 hours to reach Lumbini Area. There you visit Maya Devi Temple, Ashok Pillar, Shanti Deep Peace Flame, Lumbini Museum, and many other Temples of Buddha. Make prayers in the Temples, enjoy observing the architecture of the temples, explore the surrounding of Lumbini village and preserved area. After completing sight seeing drive to chitwan. Overnight stay in chitwan.
Day 3 : chitwan sightseeing
Today you will be engaging into one of the best experiences of your life. You will start your day with the jungle jeep safari (Direct Payment). Wildlife enthusiasts love to take a jeep safari to go inside the jungle to view these endangered species closely. Inside the jungle, you will be able to find out some rare species of South East Asia like red pandas, wild elephants, boar, Himalayan Tahr, and snow leopard. You will be completely awestruck with the wildlife culture of this naturally conserved park. One animal that will completely make you flabbergasted is a one-horned rhino. You will be completely amazed. You will see a separated conservation park for them. The beauty of these species lies how well they are being kept at the park. Post lunch you will be visiting the nearby village of the ethnic tribal group called Tharu. You will engage with their cultural lifestyle and their handicraft skills. At night you will see the cultural night of these Tharu people. Overnight stay in chitwan.
Day 4 : chitwan to kathmandu
After breakfast you will drive to Kathmandu which can take 6 , 7 hours. In evening time reach at Kathmandu overnight stay in Kathmandu.
Day 5 : kathmandu sightseeing
After breakfast proceed for Kathmandu Sightseeing and Visit Hanuman Dhok “Durbar Square”.The Durbar Square , epitomizes the religious and cultural life of the people. Other interesting things to see Swayambhunath Temple - this is one of the world’s most glorious Buddhist sites in Nepal. Another site to see Pashupatinath Temple which is the most sacred temple of Lord Shiva. A visit to Thamel, visitor-friendly area, Thamel is the city’s main nightlife zone. Bars blast out live music by cover bands, and lively eateries serve Nepalese and international dishes. Designed in 1920, the stately Garden of Dreams is dotted with pavilions, fountains, and urns. Markets and stores sell metal handicrafts, colorful jewelry, and trekking gear, while pedestrianized Mandala Street has upmarket shops and spas.. Back to hotel and relax overnight
Day 6 : Drive to Pokhara
Today you will be driving to another beautiful town in Nepal. This beautiful town is located at the banks of SetiGandaki River. On your way, you will be getting beautiful mountainous views. If you really enjoy nature, then you will see beautiful nature on your drive. Few towns showcase the inner beauty of the mountains around them. Pokhara is one of such cities that show the beauty of the mountains around it. In the evening you can engage in boating (direct payment) at Phewa Lake. You will really enjoy the reflection of the surrounding mountains on the lake. Stay overnight at Pokhara.
Day 7 : Pokhara Sightseeing
Early morning pick up from the hotel. Then you will be going to Sarangkot for the beautiful view of sunrise across the Mt. Annapurna. Start your morning, with the amazing panoramic view of the mountains. After coming back to the hotel, you will have breakfast. Later you will be going for the tour around Pokhara city. You will be visiting Bindebasini temple. It is one of the earliest temples located in the city of Pokhara. Kaski rulers built this temple. Goddess Durga is the prime deity of the temple. You will get a complete view of the Himalayas as well from this region. In the area of the local bazaar, you will find out the temple. With the visit to the temple, you will be visiting the old bazar premises as well. You will also go for visiting a waterfall called PataleChongo, located around 2kms away in the southwest direction of Pokhara. In the summers and monsoons, you will get the view of the gushing water falling from the waterfall. Next, you will be visiting the Gupteshwar cave for Gupteshwar Mahadev, located just on the opposite side of the fall. If you are an ardent lover of architecture, then you will find this cave fascinating due to its natural forms made out of the deposits of limestone. You cannot take photographs in the premises of the caves. Stay overnight at Pokhara.
Day 8 : pokhara –Lumbini
After breakfast proceed for Lumbini. After arriving in Lumbni the day is free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel in Lumbini.
Day 9 : Lumbini - Varanasi/Gorakhpur
After breakfast proceed for Varanasi. After arriving in Varanasi/Gorakhpur the day is free for leisure. Drop at Varanasi Hotel/Gorakhpur for departure transfer.
Pick & Drop: Varanasi/Gorakhpur Airport/Railway Station
02 nights hotel accommodations in Lumbini
02 nights hotel accommodations in Chitwan
02 nights hotel accommodations in Kathmandu
02 nights hotel accommodations in Pokhra.
Daily (08 B/F) Breakfast at Hotel.
All Transfers & S/S in private AC Vehicle.
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