Tourism is the largest industry in Nepal, and the largest source of foreign exchange and revenue. Possessing 8 of the 10 highest mountains in the world, Nepal is a hotspot destination for mountaineers, rock climbers and people seeking adventures. The Hindu and Buddhist heritage of Nepal, and its cold weather are also strong attractions.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 01: Arrival In Kathmandu. Half Day Sightseeing Tours
Arrive in Kathmandu. Meeting and assistance at airport upon arrival and transfer to your hotel.
Later commence on a half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city. Visit includes the temple of Pashupatinath, situated on the banks of the sacred Bagmati river, temple of Lord Shiva. Pashupatinath, with a tiered golden roof and silver doors, is famous for its superb architecture and is the holiest of Hindu shrines in Nepal. Proceed further to one of Nepal's largest Stupa of Bodhnath. This Stupa, set in a pattern of a "Mandala" is encircled by houses and monasteries where Rinpoches (Buddhist monks) reside. Around the base is a ring of 108 images of the Buddha and 147 insets containing prayer wheels.
Day 02: Drive Kathmandu/pokhara. En- Route Enjoy Rafting At Trishuli
Morning, drive to Pokhara. En route enjoy rafting. After briefing take 03 Hrs white water rafting at Trishuli River. This is the most accessible river to Kathmandu; just a few hours’ drive to our put in point near Charaudi, the Trisuli River is Nepal’s most “rafted” river. Packed Lunch will be served at River beach. After rafting board vehicle & continue drive to Pokhara. Pokhara is famous for wonderful views of Himalayas and its snow fed lakes. Pokhara’s bewitching beauty has been the subject of many travel writers. Its pristine air, spectacular backdrop of snowy peaks, serene lakes and surrounding greenery make it ‘the jewel in the Himalaya’, a place of remarkable natural beauty. With the magnificent Annapurna range forming the backdrop and the serenity of three major lakes – Phewa, Rupa and Begnas – Pokhara is the ultimate destination for relaxation. Pokhara Valley, gateway to the Annapurna region where many a trekker finds his Shangri-la, sits high on the list of ‘must visit’ places in Nepal. Evening enjoy an hour boat ride at Phewa Lake and stroll around the city on own.
Phewa Lake is one of the main tourist attraction of Pokhara city. Phewa Tal is surrounded by a combination of monkey-filled forests and the high white peaks. The reflections ...
Pokhara 33700, Nepal
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Day 04: Drive Pokhara / Kathmandu (200 Kms/5.5 Hrs)
After breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu retracing the same highway. Check-in at hotel. If you are interested to visit Manakamana temple en-route then can visit the same paying Cable Car ticket price on the spot. Evening is free to explore Kathmandu city on your own and day at leisure.
To experience a ride on cable car you don't have to be in Switzerland. Cable car is the newly introduced phenomenon in Nepal which become extremely popular among the local and...
Manakamana Darshan with Cable Car,Nepal
Travel from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 05: Half Day Sightseeing Tours And Departure Transfer
Morning, commence on a sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city with its stone paved lanes. Visit includes Kathmandu Durbar Square with Museum, Kumari Ghar, Hanuman Dhoka and many heritage building dotted inside Durbar Square area. Continue to Swoayambhunath stupa situated west of Kathmandu with the eyes of Buddha painted on its pinnacle overlooking righteous behavior of the valley inhabitants.
Later transfer to Kathmandu International airport to connect flight to the onward destination.