Kathmandu - Patan - Bhaktapur - Nagarkot - Rafting - Pokhara Trekking - Chitwan
DAY 01: ARRIVAL IN KATHMANDU
Upon arrival at Tribhuwan International airport in Kathmandu , meet our airport representative and transfer to the hotel .Overnight at Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu -Mountain flight -Sightseeing.
In the morning one hour Everest flight (Mountain flight.) then we will have breakfast and full day Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley - the most popular place in the kingdom was known as kantipur in earlier times. The tour highlights are the Living Goddess "kumari" who appear on the balcony of her temple to greet her devotes; Kastamandap temple, the temple made out of single tree and name Kathmandu is derived from Durbar square and drive to Swyambhu Nath which lies on top of hill is the Buddhist sanctuary said to be nearly 2000 years old. The hill itself is pleasant place overlooking the entire valley of Kathmandu . The all seeing eyes of Lord Buddha painted in prominent blue atop the dome are visible from long distance from around the Kathamandu
Day 03: Kathmandu - Patan- Bhatapur -Nagarkot
After breakfast we visit PATAN CITY . The city of fines arts and crafts. It is in this town that world famous brass; bronze and copperware works are done, all by done hand. The tour highlights are shikhara style Krishna Mandir, Patan Durbar Square ; Hiranya Varna mahavihar , the golden roofed Buddhist Monastery, Mahaboudha Temple , the temple of thousand Buddha and visit to Industrial Estate and Tibetan handicraft Center where one can see a live demonstration of carpet weaving by hand.
After noon Sightseeing tour of BHAKTAPUR, the best restored of the medieval Royal cities of the valley. The Sight-seeing tour includes the famous: " Golden Gate " "place of 55 Windows" and the " Nyatapola Temple " the valley's tallest Temple and drive to Changunarayan considered to be the oldest temple extant in kathmandu valley, the temple is dedicated to Lord Vishnu and was built in 323 A.D. by King Hari Dutta Malla.The temple is richly decorated with sculptures and carvings. There after proceed to Nagarkot hilltop for close views of the Himalayas Mountains . Overnight at Nagarkot Hotel
Day- 04 Nagarkot - whter water rafting.
Drive to Charaudi for ¾ hours, the rafting put-in-point then we will meet our raft crew. The leader of the raft will give short briefing on safety procedure. The whole day we will encounter several big-small rapids but the main interesting one are after Majhimtar, which is just before the "upset" rapid, and according to the Colorado river rating scale this rapid has been rated from 3 to 4. . All tricky rapids bear Nepali name as well as common names, which will be told by the rafter.
Lunch will be served on the beach of the river just before going through the Upset rapids. Shortly after lunch we will encounter another rapid known as "surprise". It is indeed, for the current accelerates and the rapids increase in size and frequency. Overnight at Kurinighat Camp
Day-05 white water rafting -Pokhara.
After breakfast, we will continue raft-encountering Mugling & Simaltal rapid and pass another Marshyangdi river, which has flowed down, from Manang valley. Arrive put-out-point, drive to pokhara.
Day-06 Pokhara trek to - Tikhe-Dhunga After Breakfast we will drive to Nayapul (about 45 minutes) and start TEA HOUSE trekking to Tikhe-Dhunga (4 hours) Overnight at typical local house (lodge).
Day 07 Tikhe-Dhunga
After breakfast ascending around 2 hours to ulleri village (one of the Gurung village), from here another 1 and half hour to Banthanti for Lunch. After lunch again 2 hours to Ghorepani for dinner and overnight.
Day 08 Ghorepani - Ghandrung
Wake up early to hike about 45 minutes to reach PunHill to close view of mountain range such as Annapurna , Fishtail, Dhaulagiri etc. Walk down to lodge for breakfast. After breakfast continue wake to Tadpani about 4 hours and lunch. Then continue to Ghandrung for another 2 hours. Dinner and overnight
Day 09: - Ghandrung - Pokhara.
After breakfast at lodge and descending to Birethanti for lunch, which takes about 4 hours, after lunch another 20 minutes to Nayapul, from where you will be driven back to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
After Breakfast full day sightseeing in Pokhara, over night at Pokhara.
Day- 11 Pokhara - Chitwan nNational Park .
Drive to Royal Chitwan National Park , which takes about four hour drive. Arrive Chitwan and transfer to Rainbow Safari Resort. Upon arrival briefing about activities & facilities, After Lunch naturalist will take you culture tour to Tharu village, Museum tour, sun set tour in the evening Tharu stick dance overnight at Rainbow Safari Resort.
Whole day jungle activities which include elephant ride, canoe, bird watching, nature walk, visit to elephant breeding center, tharu Village , jeep drive etc. Overnight at Rainbow Safari Resort.
Day 13 :Chitwan - Kathmandu .
After Breakfast drive back to Kathmandu transfer to Hotel.
Day- 14:- Depature.
Whole day leisure for shopping.
Day 15 : Transfer from hotel to International Airport to board onward journey flight.
Cost Includes: -
Accommodation as per your requirement, all meals on full board, breakfast, lunch, & dinner featuring continental Chinese & Nepali cuisine, all sightseeing, air ticket for Everest flight (mountain flight), all taxes, all equipment, camping gear, river permit for rafting, trekking permit, trekking guide, sherpa, porter. For, jungle activities such as elephant ride, canoe trip, jungle walk, bird watching, village tour, flock dancing, all taxes, all land transport by private vehicle.
Cost excludes -
Airport Departure Tax, bar bill, meal while in Kathmandu , Pokhara, temple & monastery fees, souvenir, telephone bills, gratuities & personal nature.
All trips can be customized and extended as per requirements