Highlights of Nepal

Highlights of Nepal
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Trip Facts

  • Destination:Nepal
  • Trip Grade:Easy
  • Total Duration:10 days
  • Best Time:All around the year
  • Group Size:Minimum 2

Highlights of Nepal is a special ten days opportunity to the travelers who seek to explore the rich and diverse cultural, religious and historical heritage and rich natural splendor of the country. Bharal Adventure offers the amazing Nepal tour package for the sensational memory creation of this cultural nation.

The trip offers the travelers an exciting combination of natural, cultural and spiritual experiences with thrilling proximity to wildlife, mountains, and splendid landscape, a taste of mouthwatering Nepali culturally diverse cuisines, art and architecture and peacefulness of temples and gompas. It constitutes of activities such as discovering cultural variety, rich wildlife and marvelous mountain views, jungle safari and short hikes along the green and rocky hills in the country. Nepal tour can be characterized in terms of adventure, culture, and mountaineering. From pilgrimage to the family tours Nepal is the best place to spend your holiday.

It shall begin with a tour around the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in and around Kathmandu followed by thrilling wildlife experience in the sub-tropical jungles of Chitwan National Park. A drive to the Lake City, Pokhara, rich in natural heritages shall be followed by hiking along the beautiful landscape in Pokhara as well as around Kathmandu. The discovery of Nepal’s rich medieval architectural grandeur in Patan and Bhaktapur shall mark the end of the trip. Book the amazing Nepal Tour package put forwarded by the team of Bharal Adventure Pvt. Ltd.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu [1,300m/4,264 ft]
  • Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • Day 03: Drive to Chitwan [815m/2,674 ft]: 175km, 4 – 5 hours
  • Day 04: Chitwan National Park
  • Day 05: Drive to Pokhara [823m/2,700 ft]: 134km, 4 – 5 hours
  • Day 06: Hike to Sarangkot [1600m/5249 ft]: 15 km, 3 – 4 hours
  • Day 07: Sunrise and Sightseeing in Pokhara
  • Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu and Sunset in Nagarkot [2195m/7201 ft]: 230km, 6 – 7 hours
  • Day 09: Sunrise from Nagarkot and Sightseeing in Patan and Bhaktapur
  • Day 10: Final Departure

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu [1,300m/4,264 ft]
Upon the arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, the guests will be greeted by a representative from Bharal Adventure who will take them to their hotel for checking in. The guests will be treated with a savory authentic Nepali cuisine for dinner in the evening.
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
After breakfast, guests will set off to a guided tour to four of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu, Kathmandu Durbar Square – ancient palace of the then kings of Nepal, Hindu temple Pashupatinath, and Buddhist stupas Swayambhunath – The Monkey Temple, and Boudhanath.
Day 03: Drive to Chitwan [815m/2,674 ft]: 175km, 4 – 5 hours
A long drive to Chitwan will set in motion just after breakfast. Upon the arrival at the hotel, the guests will be briefed about the activities they will be betrothed with during their stay. Lunch will be provided at the hotel or on the journey depending upon the situation. A walk along the banks of Rapti River shall be followed by dinner and a short cultural program demonstrating the tribal dances unique to Chitwan.
Day 04: Chitwan National Park
Early morning jungle safari on elephant back through the dense grassland with close proximity to wildlife in natural habitat will mark the beginning of the exciting day. A visit to elephant stables and elephant baths will be carried out after breakfast. The evening could be enjoyed with a drive through jungle followed by a canoe ride down Rapti River.
Day 05: Drive to Pokhara [823m/2,700 ft]: 134km, 4 – 5 hours
The team will take drive to Pokhara after breakfast. The road trip will be accompanied by subtropical jungles and fertile vegetation followed by hills, small settlements and terraced farms as the travel proceeds. After checking in to a hotel and taking rest upon arrival, the natural grandeur of the city will be experienced firsthand through a stroll in the streets of Pokhara.
Day 06: Hike to Sarangkot [1600m/5249 ft]: 15 km, 3 – 4 hours
An early morning hike to Sarangkot will start from Naudanda. A stop at a tea-house in Sarangkot proffers the sights of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountain Ranges in the north and the city in the south. The night will be spent here watching the sun set in the mighty Himalayas.
Day 07: Sunrise and Sightseeing in Pokhara
Waking up before sunrise will allow the team to enjoy the first morning rays of the sun falling on the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountain Range. The team will descend to Pokhara for sightseeing the city’s landmarks such as Devi’s Falls, Gupteshwor’s Cave, Phewa Lake, Bindabasini Temple along with visit to International Mountaineering Museum and Tibetan refugees camp after sunrise.
Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu and Sunset in Nagarkot [2195m/7201 ft]: 230km, 6 – 7 hours
A quick breakfast in Pokhara allows the team a promising drive to Nagarkot via Kathmandu. Lunch will be made available during the journey and the night will be spent in Nagarkot, a village within Kathmandu Valley that is renowned for its magnificent views of sunrise and sunset.
Day 09: Sunrise from Nagarkot and Sightseeing in Patan and Bhaktapur
A view of awe-inspiring sunrise on the Himalayas and a quick breakfast will enable the team take a drive downhill to Bhaktapur and Patan. The exploration of authentic local lifestyle and Newari architecture through the exploration of Nyata-Pola Temple, the Golden Gate, water spouts and the 55 Window Palace will be done. Mouthwatering authentic Newari cuisine will be served as lunch in Bhaktapur. From here, a drive to Patan will take the team to the Patan Durbar Square, a world heritage site affluent in ancient arts and architecture. A farewell dinner will be hosted by Bharal Adventure team to commemorate the conclusion of the expedition.
Day 10: Final Departure
On this day, the guests shall exchange photos, emails and pleasantries during and after breakfast before being escorted to the airport by a representative of Bharal Adventure approximately three hours before their scheduled flight.
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Cost Includes

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • 3-star hotels in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Nagarkot; and jungle resort in Chitwan
  • All meals in Chitwan and breakfast (only) during the rest of the trip
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • Transportation in comfortable private vehicle(s)
  • English speaking, trained and experienced local tour guide
  • T-shirt,Cap and city map
  • Heritage sites and national park entrance fees
  • All jungle activities in Chitwan as mentioned in the itinerary
  • All government and local taxes

 

Cost Excludes

  • Nepalese visa fee
  • Excess baggage charge(s)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure,  (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu,Nagarkot and Pokhara
  • International flights
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, bottle or boiled water, etc.)
  • Tips for Tour staffs and driver(s)

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I travelled with my family in a Swiss Group to Nepal. We went on the Dhaulagiri Trekking Tour organized by Bharal Adventures. It was an amazing ...

Katharina Zurschmiede,
Switzerland

Great Trekking Company

Bharal Adventure does an amazing job facilitating and organizing trips of all kinds. They're a very personal tour company and from the moment yo...

Coralie,
Paris, France

An Amazing Trekking Company

I came to know Bharal Adventure (BA) by chance with my previous trekking to Everest Base Camp Short Trek at the end of last year and This was my second time with Sujan (Founder of BA) for organising such a wonderful trip to Everest base camp short with my friends and it was truly amazing, enjoyable trip, it leaves us a profound experience with spectacular view of some highest peak in the Himalayan range and beauty of vast wildness.

Trekking in Himalayan range can be strenuous, but with our guide, Nirajan help us every step of the way in which make the trip a complete hassle free, we are very thankful for his service and would recommend to anyone coming to Nepal for Trekking.

Once again, thank you for all to make our trekking trip an unforgettable event to us And we are definitely coming back to Nepal again.

Pierre Vidaillac,
Cahors, France