Kathmandu and Pokhara are the most famous valleys in the southern slopes of Himalayas. While Kathmandu is cultural center of Nepal, Pokhara exhibits the best of Himalayan beauty with three beautiful lakes in its vicinity. Kathmandu Pokhara tour is the best sampler tour of Nepal for those with limited time.
Duration: 5 nights 6 days Kathmandu and Pokhara tour
Season: September to May
Transportation: Flight and private car
Note: Could be custom made to meet your interest and time.
Kathmandu Pokhara Tour (5 nights 6 days)
DAY 01: ARRIVE KATHMANDU, NEPAL
Our represent will receive you from the Kathmandu airport. Please look for your namecard. After formal meeting, you will drive to the Hotel. There is an option of familiarization walk in the evening that ends with an attractive dinner. (Walk through the old Kathmandu to tourist center of Thamel)
DAY 02: KATHMANDU SIGHTSEEING
Come to the hotel restaurant for breakfast. Your tour guide will be introduced. He will guide you through the Heritage Sites of Kathmandu. An easy, relaxing day in a comfortable ride with a local guide will uncover totally different perspective of Kathmandu.
Sightseeing Points – Pasupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swyambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
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DAY 03: FLY OR DRIVE TO POKHARA
After breakfast, we will drive to the airport (5 km) for a flight to Pokhara. 25 mints. flight to Pokhara is spectacular with Himalayan view all along its route. You can enjoy the ambiance of Pokhara in the natural settings with towering Himalayas in the back drop. Visit Devi's Fall and Tibetan Refugee Camp. Explore Phewa lakeside market. Phewa lake boating in the evening to catch the reflection of Himalayas on the Phewa Lake.
Himalayan Peak seen : Dhaulagiri (8,167 m / 7th highest); Annapurna range including Annapurna I (8,091 m / 10th highest) and Manaslu Range (8,163 m / 7th highest)
DAY 04: POKHARA TOUR
Pokhara is a natural capital of Nepal and a starting point of trekking in Annapurna. Pokhara exploration includes drive or hike to several view points for different perspectives of geographical enigmas. One can hike and mountain bike to several hillsides like Sarangkot, World Peace Stupa etc. Your exploration sites will be designed according to your preferences.
Pokhara sightseeing Points: International Mountain Museum, Sarangkot Sunrise View, Devi's Fall, Tibetan Refugee Camp, World Peace Pagoda.
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DAY 05: FLY BACK TO KATHMANDU | BHAKTAPUR & PATAN TOUR
After breakfast, we will drive to the Pokhara Airport and fly back to Kathmandu. After checking in Hotel, drive to Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur is the living heritage of Newars, the aboriginal of Kathmandu. Patan in the south of Kathmandu is also know as 'city of fine art'. This is also believed as the oldest existing Buddhist city in the world.
DAY 06: DRIVE TO KATHMANDU AIRPORT FOR FINAL DEPARTURE
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