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Kathmandu, Pokhara Cultural and Scenic Tour - 7 Days

Capture the beauty of Nepal by taking up this tour package. This tour package is a combination of Kathmandu, Pokhara & Nagarkot.

Kathmandu is the capital city and largest city of Nepal and also the largest metropolitan in the Himalayan hill region. Kathmandu is and has been for many years the centre of Nepal’s history, art, culture and economy. It has a multiethnic population within a Hindu and Buddhist majority. Kathmandu valley has many UNESCO World Heritage Sites which are rich in traditional arts & architectures, interesting history & cultures and unique lifestyle of the people.

Pokhara is a charming & scenic place with the presence of many beautiful lakes and amazing Fish tail and Annapurna mountain ranges in the background.  Pokhara is known as a gateway to the Annapurna Circuit, a popular trail in the Himalayas. Pokhara is the major tourism Hub in Nepal. Tourism plays vital role in Pokhara since thousands of tourist visit Pokhara every year.

Nagarkot is a village in central Nepal, at the rim of the Kathmandu Valley. It’s known for its views of the Himalayas, including Mount Everest to the northeast, which are especially striking at sunrise and sunset. Nagarkot offers a green escape from bustling capital of Kathmandu and is blissfully calm and laid-back. This is a place to relax after the chaos of Kathmandu and recharge your batteries with beautiful scenery and leisurely wandering.

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Upon arrival In Kathmandu, you will be met with our representative and transfer to your hotel. Our representative will brief you about the trip and the time table of the trips. Check in to hotel and free for rest of the day at your own.

Today we will drive to Pokhara, the second largest and the most beautiful city in Nepal. Pokhara is famous for breathtaking views of Mt. Fistail and Annapurna mountain ranges and beautiful lakes.

On arrival in Pokhara, check in to hotel and free time to explore the lake side area.

Breakfast Included.

Wake up early morning to take a short 30 minutes drive to Sagrangkot which is located at a height of 1600m. Sarangkot is renowned for its beautiful sunrise view and panoramic mountain views. Guests can enjoy the beautiful scenery for a while and drive back to hotel and breakfast. Later a half day sightseeing tour of Pokhara is in store for you. We will be visiting Bindebasini Temple, Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave, Davis Fall, Seti Gorge, the old town of Pokhara & Tibetean Refugee camp. There will be 1 hour boating in Lake Fewa to enjoy the lake view and the mountains. After the sightseeing, you can walk around lake side area which is filled with shops, cafes & restaurants.

Breakfast Included.

After breakfast we will drive to Kathmandu enjoying the natural views along the way. Upon arrival, check in to hotel and free in the evening.

Breakfast Included.

In the morning after breakfast, we will visit the Great Stupa of Boudhanath (UNESCO World Heritage Site) a vast dome-shaped monument representing the Mind of the Buddha. It is the primary pilgrimage destination for Tantric Buddhists of the Himalayas and a major draw for Tibetan Buddhists from all over the planet. The history of the Stupa from its origins in the fifth century to the present day is also presented here for the first time.

Later drive to Bhaktapur, (UNESCO World Heritage Site).  Bhaktapur is filled with monuments, most terra-cotta with carved wood columns, palaces and temples with elaborate carvings, gilded roofs, and open courtyards. The city is dotted with pagodas and religious shrines. The Art Gallery has a fascinating collection of ancient manuscripts, Thangkas, centuries-old stone sculpture, antique paintings that belong to the Hindu and Buddhist traditions of various periods.

After the sightseeing, we will drive to Nagarkot which is at a height of 2300 m above the sea level. From this lovely scenic spot you can catch the excellent view of the Himalayan range at sunset even Mt. Everest on a   clear day. 

Breakfast Included.

In the morning wake up early for an amazing sunrise and beautiful mountain view from your hotel. Then proceed for breakfast and enjoy the morning nature from Nagarkot.

Later drive to the 2000 years old Swoyambhunath Stupa, (UNESCO World Heritage Site) also known as "Monkey temple” The temple charms with its great dazzling Stupa, while at the same time, offering a view of Kathmandu city. The two-thousand year-old Stupa is the most profound expression of Buddhist symbolism in Nepal. There’s evidence to believe the hill was used for animist rites even before Buddhism arrived in the valley two thousand years ago.

Next destination is sightseeing of Katmandu Durbar square, (UNESCO World Heritage Site) which is one of the major attractions in Katmandu Valley. The word Durbar Square translated in English as Palace Complex. The Durbar Square, with its old temples and palaces, epitomizes the religious and cultural life of the people. Interesting things to see here are Kumari (The Living Goddess) Ghar (House). At the West end of the square, is a beautiful house full of woodcarving of different God and Goddesses. This Palace is three storied and in this palace, lives the very famous living Goddess Kumari. Both Hindus and Buddhists equally  venerate her. For Hindus she is the reincarnation of Hindu Goddess Kali. She is equally worshiped by Buddhists because she is chosen from Buddhist family. This shows the harmony between Buddhist and Hindus in Nepal.

In the evening we will proceed for a farewell dinner with cultural show hosted by our company.

Breakfast & Dinner Included.

Today you have free time until your flight time to Airport. Our representative will come to pick you up from your hotel and drop you to the Airport for departure

Breakfast Included.

Cost Includes:

  • 03 nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu
  • 02 night’s accommodation in Pokhara
  • 01 night accommodation in Nagarkot
  • Daily breakfast in the hotel
  • 01 Farewell dinner with cultural show
  • Arrival and departure transfers from and to Airport
  • Sightseeing in Pokhara
  • 01 hour boating in Fewa Lake Pokhara
  • Visit to Sarangkot for Himalayan sunrise
  • Guided sightseeing and tours as per the itinerary
  • Himalayan Sunrise from Nagarkot
  • Entrance/monuments fee for all the sightseeing places
  • All land transportation in a private car/van/coach
  • Government and all other applicable taxes

Cost Excludes:

  • International Airfare
  • Travel Insurance
  • Nepal Entry Visa which can be easily obtained upon arrival at the Airport. Multiple entry visas @ USD 30 for 15 days Visa, USD 50 for 30 days Visa and USD 125 for 90 days visa. Please carry 2 passport sized photograph
  • Lunch & Dinner
  • Nature of personal expenses like drinks, telephone call, laundry etc
  • Tipping to staff & driver (Tipping are expected)
  • Any other items which is not mentioned in the price inclusion list.

Is Nepal cheap to travel?

Yes, Nepal is a budget-friendly destination. It is one of the most affordable countries we have visited. Accommodation is generally inexpensive. There are many hostels, dorms, and guesthouses available.

What's Kathmandu famous for?

Kathmandu is renowned for its plethora of religious monuments. Temples, monasteries, and stupas are scattered throughout the city, most notably the Pashupatinath Temple and the Changu Narayan, both boasting remarkable, intricate religious artwork.

Is Nepal worth visiting?

Nepal is a great destination to visit for any length of time, from one day to a full month. A 45-minute mountain flight will give you a glimpse of the stunning mountain range, including Mt Everest, as if you can reach out and touch it. This is the perfect destination for any traveler, from the adventurous to the luxurious.

What is the best time to visit Pokhara?

Pokhara is the tourist transit hub of Manang, Mustang and Annapurna region and is best visited during the months offering an average of cool weather.

How do you travel around Pokhara?

1 Travel to Sarangkot for a spectacular sunrise. 2 Enjoy breakfast on a rooftop with a view of the Annapurnas. 3 Take a boat across the lake and ascend the hill to visit the Peace Pagoda.4 Descend and explore Devi's Fall.5 Take a taxi and purchase souvenirs.

Why is Pokhara famous place?

Pokhara, Nepal's most popular tourist destination, is renowned for its Himalayan range and lakes. It is also celebrated for its adventure activities such as boating, trekking, rafting, canoeing, and bungee jumping.

How many days are enough for Pokhara?

It is advised that visitors to Pokhara allocate a minimum of two to three days for their visit, and longer if possible.

How many days are enough for Kathmandu?

A city tour of Kathmandu's famous sights plus day trips to other historic landmarks just outside the city can be comfortably enjoyed within a period of three days. If you plan carefully, you could even fit both city tours and day trips into two days.

How many days is enough for Kathmandu and Pokhara?

Generally, a period of 5 to 7 days is ideal to experience Kathmandu and its surroundings with a light trek. You can visit Kathmandu, Nagarkot, and Pokhara together within this time frame.

How do I get from Kathmandu to Pokhara?

Nova Airline, Simrik Airlines and two other airlines offer hourly flights from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Alternatively, Baba Adventure operates a bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu Sorakhutte with two daily departures. Tickets are priced between $6 and $10 and the journey takes 7 hours.

Is Pokhara worth visiting?

Pokhara's captivating beauty has been the focus of numerous travel writers. Its pristine air, the magnificent backdrop of the Annapurna Range's snow-covered peaks and the tranquil Phewa, Begnas and Rupa Lakes, make this destination a 'Gem of the Himalaya'.

How is the road from Kathmandu to Pokhara?

Kathmandu and Pokhara are only 125 miles apart and connected by the Prithvi Highway that cuts through the hills. However, road travel throughout Nepal is much slower due to poor road quality, roadworks, and traffic jams.

How far is Pokhara from KTM?

Traveling between Kathmandu and Pokhara can be a lengthy journey, given the terrain and road quality of Nepal. Therefore, many travelers opt to fly as an alternative. Here are your options for getting from Kathmandu to Pokhara, either by air or road.

How long is bus from Pokhara to Kathmandu?

It is approximately a 7-hour excursion from Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus, with a 30-minute stopover for lunch with hygienic food. The distance between Kathmandu and Pokhara is 200 kilometers.

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Trip Highlight

  • duration Trip Duration : 7 Days
  • difficulty_level Trip Grade : Easy
  • accommodation Accommodation : 4 star or similar boutique hotels on twin sharing basis
  • start_end Places : Kathmandu-Nagarkot
  • altitude Max. Altitude : 2330m/7644ft
  • transportation Transportation : Included
  • best_season Best Season : January, February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November, December

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