01 Day: Arrival Delhi
Welcome at Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi, assistance on arrival, our representative escorts you by a/c car and transfer to the pre-booked hotel. After your check in, you will be given all the required documents related to your tour plan; he will explain all your queries about the entire tour plan. After relaxation in the evening witness Light and Sound show at Red fort. The show projects splendid history of 5000 years old city, a truly memorable experience. Return to the hotel for overnight stay.
Light and Sound Show: A spectacular sound and light show at the Red Fort. Which makes the 5,000 years old history of the city come alive. Amidst the tranquility of the splendidly panoramic and historic environs of the Red Fort, select episodes from the annals of Delhi's historic and legendary past are vividly brought to life. Special effects combine with the unique ambience to make this show a hauntingly unforgettable experience.
02 Day: Delhi – Kathmandu (By Air)
Today morning after breakfast, check out the hotel and transfer to the domestic airport to board the scheduled flight for Kathmandu. Assistance on arrival and transfer to the hotel. Evening is free for individual activities, overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
The Kathmandu Valley may have been inhabited as early as 900 BC, but the oldest known objects in the valley date to a few hundred years BC. The earliest known inscription is dated 185 AD. The oldest firmly dated building in the earthquake-prone valley is almost 1,000 years old. It is said that the Buddha and his disciples spent some time in the area of present-day Patan in the 6th century BC, although there is no evidence for this. Four stupas around the city of Patan said to have been erected by Charumati, daughter of Ashoka the Great, a Mauryan king, in the 3rd century BC attest to the ancient history present within the valley. As with the tales of the Buddha's visit, there is no evidence supporting Ashoka's visit, but the stupas probably do date to that century.
03 Day: Kathmandu
Today, If weather permits, early morning experience notable Mt. Everest flight (Extra cost), Fly for one hour to the top of the world on a scenic flight over Mount Everest, a breathtaking spectacular views of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest, Lhotse, Makalu splendid view of flors and fauna of valleys and plateaus. Later return to hotel for refreshment and breakfast, afterwards take a sightseeing tour of Kathmandu, visit Pashupatinath, situated 5 km east of Kathmandu. The temple of Lord Shiva, Pathupatinath with its two-tiered golden roof and silver doors is considered one of the holiest Hindu shrines. You will then visit Boudhanath, which lies 3 kms east of Pashupati. This ancient colossal Buddhist stupa is one of the biggest in the world. It was listed as a UNESCO Heritage Monument in 1979. After lunch you will proceed to Swayambhunath, one of the world's most glorious Buddhist chaityas. It is said to be 2000 years old. Painted on the four sides of the spire base are the all-seeing eyes of Lord Buddha. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
04 Day: Kathmandu
After breakfast, drive to Nagarkot - situated at 32 kilometers east of Kathmandu an altitude of 2175 above sea level. One of the most popular destination for the view of sunrise and sunset as well as panoramic view of series of Himalayas including Mount Everest. Also visit Kathmandu Durbar Square where you will see the Taleju Temple, built by King Mahendra Malla in 1549 A.D.; Kal Bhairav, the God of destruction; Nautale Durbar; Nasal Chowk; Gaddi Baithak; the statue of King Pratap Malla and Jagannath. Overnight at the hotel.
05 Day: Kathmandu – Chitwan (175 kms: 5 hrs)
After an early breakfast check out and drive to Chitwan. On arrival transfer to jungle resort. Later day is free for jungle activities at Chitwan wildlife Sanctuary and visit to Rapti river bank for sunset. In the evening enjoy Tharu cultural dance show at hotel premises or nearby hall. Dinner and overnight stay at the Jungle Resort.
Chitwan: Situated in the South-Central Nepal along the international borders with India, the Royal Chitwan National Park is home to some of the most endangered wildlife species in the world. The park till recently was a playground of Nepal/’s elite who hunted freely, but things have changed enormously and today it is the most protected forest zone in the country. Chitwan derives its name from the local word Chitwan Ban or Leopard Forest, though there are many more exceptions to this theory.
06 Day: Chitwan
Today morning take an elephant ride, takes you around the jungle for an hour and half. There are two trips a day, one in the morning at eight and another at four in the afternoon. If you are lucky enough then can see different kinds of deer, rhinoceros, wild boar, leopard, monkeys, birds including endangered species. After elephant safari tour proceed for canoeing in Rapti River or Bhudi Rapti where one can see two types of crocodiles, the Gharial and Mugger basking on the river bank. Jeep safaris are also very popular they take you around for four hours but due to time it is not possible in 1 night 2 days period. A great way to spot wildlife in areas further inside the Park, which is less trodden. Dinner and overnight stay at the Jungle Resort.
07 Day: Chitwan – Pokhara (160 kms: 5 hrs)
Early morning after breakfast, check out the hotel and drive to Pokhara, observing the greenery hills on the national highway along with Trishuli River. Arrive Pokhara(Lake City), on arrival transfer to the hotel. In the evening enjoy 1 hr boat ride in fewa Lake; walking around the tourist area of Lake Side. Overnight stay at the Pokhara.
Pokhara is its center of adventure. An enchanting city nestled in a tranquil valley, it is the starting point for many of Nepal's most popular trekking and rafting destinations. The atmosphere on the shore of Phewa Lake is one of excited vitality as hipster backpackers crowd the many bars and restaurants exchanging recommendations on guest houses and viewpoints, both by the lake and above the clouds.
08 Day: Pokhara
Before breakfast in the early morning say 5 Am, drive to nearby Mountain Viewpoint say SARANGKOT. Enjoy Annapurna/Dhaulagiri, Fishtail view and drive back to hotel for breakfast. After breakfast a sightseeing tour of the Pokhara city, this is the centre of adventure. An enchanting city nestled in a tranquil valley; it is the starting point for many of Nepal's most popular trekking and rafting destinations. The atmosphere on the shore of Phewa Lake is one of biggest attraction, after visiting Phewa Lake, visit at Davis Falls, Binde Basini Temple, Mahindra Caves, and Seti George. Evening free for leisure activities. Overnight at the hotel.
09 Day: Pokhara – Kathmandu (200 kms: 6 hrs) – Delhi (By Air)
After breakfast transfer to the airport to board the flight for Kathmandu, on arrival take the connecting flight for Delhi/onwards journey. On departure, the tour concludes with happy memories.
Since the precise cost of a customized tour is subject to specific accommodation choices, travel period (date/month/year), nos of pax travelling together and other custom preferences. However, to enable you to chalk out your holiday plan, we suggest following budget guidelines (minimum 2 people are travelling together & sharing one double room) for a customized tour: