Kathmandu - Chitwan - Pokhara Tour 7 days
The Kathmandu Chitwan Pokhara tour-7 days is an ideal choice for people who wish to enjoy a week of astonishingly beautiful time in the major cities of Nepal. Initially, we explore around the Hindu pilgrimage sites in Kathmandu and then drive to Chitwan. The Chitwan National Park in Chitwan offers you close encounters with outnumbered species rare and non-rare species of wild lives and birds as well. Then we head towards Pokhara for further enjoyment. This city is known to be a paradise for tourists.
Kathmandu is an exotic city also known as a living museum for endless exploration. We also call it A City of Temples, Surrounded by green hilly geography at all directions, this hollow valley serves a perfect temperature for exploration. Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Kathmandu Durbar Square, and Maha Boudha or Bouddhanath Stupa are among the most valuable assets of the city. Incredibly true, they have listed as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. The traditional market, Ason is popular among the visitors.
Swyombhunath Temple is the most valuable religious site for Buddhists in Nepal. It is located atop hill in Kathmandu valley. The shrines, ponds, deep forest, monkeys and the serene surrounding attract everyone at Swyombhunath Temple.
Pahsupatinath Temple is one of the largest Hindu pilgrimage sites in the world. The god Shiva is worshipped here. It is located at the bank of Bagmati River which is a Hindu cremation site in the valley.
Bouddhanath Stupa is the world largest stupa located northeast of Kathmandu valley. This massive stupa is centre of the attraction to the tourists.
Kathmandu Durbar square tells the history and civilization from the ancient time in Nepal. The living goddess Kumari is the centre of the attraction of Kathmandu durbar Square.
Chitwan National Park provides a pleasant feeling of green vegetation. A preserved area and UNESCO World Heritage Site serves as a home to thousands of rare as well as non-rare species of wild lives, flora and fauna. Getting into this protected area has been an ideal idea to most of the previous visitors as you get to encounter with some of the must-see living organisms. The area is also known to be a paradise for bird lovers.
Remarkably beautiful, Pokhara is considered as a paradise for explorers. Outnumbered visitors enter the city for sightseeing. Lake Side, the banks of Phewa Lake is the perfect place to hangout. You can also perform boating in the lake where the beautiful shadow of Mount Machapuchhre reflects. Apart from this, Sarangkot offers various outdoor adventurous sports such as paragliding, zip flying and light aircraft flights.
As we end our exploration, we fly back from Pokhara to Kathmandu for final departure. For a night we will be staying at a hotel in Kathmandu where we enjoy a farewell dinner along with a cultural show.
Highlights of Kathmandu Chitwan Pokhara Tour-7 days
- Visit and explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites : Swyombhunath Temple, Bouddhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Kathnadu durbar Square
- Visit to living goddess Kumari
- Chitwan National Park and exciting activities like canoeing, bird watching, elephant or jeep safari, jungle walk, Tharu Cultural show etc
- Pokhara and its attractions like Lake Phewa, Talbarahi Temple, Boating, Davi’s Fall, Gupteswor Cave, Maherdra Barahi Temple and mountain views include Machhpuchre, Annapurna and other minor peaks
- Paragliding and sunrise with alluring mountain peaks
Day 01 Arrival Kathmandu Airport and Check in Hotel
Our representative will receive you at the airport and transfer to the hotel. After you get refreshed, we have a short orientation meeting introducing guide, porter and the description about the trip. We also prepare the necessary equipment. Be with 3 passport size photographs, passport and travel insurance. Welcome dinner and orientation.
Day 02 - Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour ( Swyombhunatha, Bouddhanath, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Pashupatinath Temple) All are UNESCO World Heritage Sites
We begin our Kathmandu sightseeing after breakfast at around 8. This is a guided sightseeing. We have a van or car and a professional city guide.Our visit is to UNESCO World Heritage sites located withn the valley like Pashupatinath, Swyombbunath, Bouddhanath and Kathmandu Durbar Square. We have lunch during our tour. After lunch we still continue our city tour and we end today's tour at around 4. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03 : Drive to Chitwan ( 6 Hrs) Tharu Cultural Show in the evening
We begin our drive after our breakfast. The bus normally for Chitwan leaves between7-7.30 am. So, you need to prepare accordingly. This is tourist bus drive along the Prithvi Highway till we get Mugling and the road divides between Pokhara and Chitwan. The road previously was not good but now it is good enough. In the evening we have Tharu Cultural show. Tharu is one of the most indigeneous people of Nepal. It is very pleasant to watch their live show in Chitwan.
Day 04 : Rest of Chitwan Programs like Canoeing, Jungle Safari, Bird and Crocodile Watching, Visit to Elephant breeding center etc.
First, we do canoeing and birdwatching at the same at the bank of Rapti River. At the same time we watch crocodiles. Then, we participate in a short jungle walk. After our lunch we go for jeep or elephant safari for 3-4 hours. Finally, we go to visit elephant breeding center and end our Chitwan program.
Day 07 : Drive to Pokhara from Chitwan (6 hours)
It is 86 km drive from Chitwan to Pokhara by tourist bus. We have lunch on the way. The road from Chitwan to Pokhara was not good before but it is safe and smooth now. If we arrive earlier, we can enjoy it at the Lake side in Pokhara.
Day 06 : Sunrise, Paragliding (optional), Pokhara Sightseeing and One hour Boating in the Lake Phewa
We rise early in the morning at 4.30 and head to the Sarangkot for the sunrise and mountain views include Machhapuchhre, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Himchuli and many more. If anyone is interested, they can do paragliding too. And in the afternoon afeter lunch we do Pokhara sightseeeing tour to Davi's Fall, Gupteswor Cave, Seti Gorge and finally end it with an hour boating on Lake Phewa.
Day 07: Drive or Fly back to Kathmandu
If we choose to fly, it is 30 minutes scenic flight or if we choose to drive, it takes 7-8 hours. The road is , indeed not good enough, Sometimes, we have heavy traffic in narrow road. If we arrive early in Kathmandu, we can do some sightseeing and other activities. Overnight in hotel in Kathmandu.
Cost Included and Cost Excluded
- Airport pick up and drop off service
- Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara (B,B )
- All activities in Chitwan and Pokhara as per itinerary
- Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu and Pokhara with private vehicle
- Kathmandu –Chitwan- Pokhara– Kathmandu transportation by Tourist Bus
- English /Japanese speaking guide during your tour
- International air fare.
- Nepal entry visa fee.
- Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
- Personal Equipments if required
- Personal Expenses
- Tips to Tour guide r ( as you wish/ depends on your satisfaction)
- Heritage Sites Entry fees
- Your lunch and Dinner
- Domestic Flight
US $ 764* All Inclusive Price
Duration: 6 Nights / 7 Days
Trip Grade: Easy
Destination: Nepal, Asia
Group Size: Begins from One....
Arrival On: Kathmandu
Departure From: Kathmandu
Meals: Breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara and all meals in Chitwan
Best Season: March-April/ Sept-Nov