Kathmandu Pokhara Tour package is designed for the exploration of culture, religion and history of medieval city, Kathmandu and excursion of the natural beauty of beautiful lake city, Pokhara. Our Kathmandu Pokhara tour begins from Kathmandu visiting ancient and artistics temples, stupas and historical monuments listed in UNESCO world cultural heritage sites , then Pokhara for natural and adventurous wonders, and ultimately comes to the end after getting back to Kathmandu. So, Kathmandu Pokhara Tour includes two most important tourist cities in Nepal, Kathmandu and Pokhara.
Kathmandu: It is a capital city of Nepal and one of the three ancient cities of Kathmandu valley. It is is one of the most tourist sought destination in the country which includes UNESCO world cultural heritage sites. It is an open art gallery with numerous artistic temples, stupas, monasteries and historical monuments. It is the center of cultural assimilation, architectural wonders and varying lifestyle.
Pokhara: It is the one of the most beautiful cities in the world and second important tourist city in nepal, crowned by the majestic Himalayas, conjures visions of calm but vibrant green hills, loaded with luxuriant vegetation and dotted with shimmering lakes. Magnificent image of Mount Machhapuchhare (fishtail) is reflected in the clear water of the Fewa Lake makes everyone spellbound. It is the second largest tourist destinations in Nepal which is 200 km in the west of Kathmandu and also called the city of lakes blessed with scintillating beauty of nature as well as famous for adventurous activities like Para gliding, Ultra light flight, Zip flying, Boating, Trekking and Mountaineering.
This is one of the few places in the world to provide such a dramatic magnificent panoramic view of Himalayas and wonderful adventurous experiences of nature within a short geographical area. So, it is also called the heaven of Himalayan kingdom of Nepal. It is the gateway to popular trekking route ABC.
Tourist Places and Adventurous activities in Pokhara:
Fewa Lake : It is the center of tourist activity in Pokhara & second largest lake in Nepal. Boating is the main activity done which literally drown your sorrows. Magnificent image of Mount Machhapuchhre (Fish Tail ) is reflected in the clear waters of this Lake is awesome. North shore of the lake has developed into a tourist hub commonly called Lake-Side, with hotels, restaurants, Pubs & bars.
Barahi Temple : It is a Hindu temple of the Goddess Durga (Barahi) the protector of god, located in a small island on the south east section of Lake. It is the most important religious monument of Pokhara.
Gupteshwor Cave : A famous cave which has religious importance located in the southern end of the city. This cave has a famous Hindu god Shiva. It is opposite of Davi’s Fall and ongoing its underground stairwell depth one comes across the waters of Davi’s fall itself.
Bindhyabasini Temple : One of the oldest temples in the Pokhara Valley, which is Situated at a small hill-lock of the natural beauty of the valley at a height of 3000ft above the sea level has an immense cultural value and dedicated to Goddess Bhagawati. It is considered as one of the main and foremost Shaktipiths of western Nepal. It is believed that one can materialize his wishes whatever he wishes by worshiping the Devi.
Ultra Light Flight : It is an exhilarating ride that allows unhindered views of the mountains and the scenic lakes far below. Go up in an ultra-light aircraft and get a sweeping bird’s eye view of the entire Pokhara Valley. Ultra-lights can fly for hours and ascend to a maximum height of 5000 meters.
Paragliding : Paragliding is one of the most exciting adventurous activities and most popular activities amongst tourists which is held in Pokhara, a natural paradise city. So, large number of tourists visit every year have a first choice to take an experience of Paragliding in Pokhara. It is the best thrilling experience to observe the real natural beauty of Pokhara from Bird’s eye view and also more close view of different Himalayas around it. Video shoot of Paragliding can be done so that this mesmerizing thrilling moment can be shared with friends, families and relatives in leisure.
It is a blissful moment for all the visitors which provides a wonderful experience in the mid-air with attractive landscapes, natural and cultural wonders of the place geting an opportunity to fly with the birds high in the sky.
Hence, Kathmandu Pokhara Tour package is the best tour package for culture as well as nature loving travelers.
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, meet and greet at the international airport and transfer to hotel. Short briefing of trip. Check in to hotel and rest for Refreshment. Overnight at hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 02 : Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour – B
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and head towards the sightseeing tour in Kathmandu especially UNESCO world cultural heritage sites, which include Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambhunath Stupa, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square for the experience of beautiful fusion of religion, culture and history. These heritage monuments reflect the centuries old culture, arts and architecture of Nepal which are medieval charms of Malla Dynasty. After tour, drop off to hotel. Overnight at hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 03 : Drive Kathmandu – Pokhara (200 km, 06-07 hrs drive) – B
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and drive to Pokhara for about 06-07 hrs by Tourist bus which is approximately 200 km in the west of Kathmandu. After reaching Pokhara, transfer to hotel. Check in to hotel and rest for refreshment. In the evening, visit Lake side to enjoy the beautiful scenery of tranquil Fewa Lake and night life of Pokhara. Overnight at hotel, Pokhara.
Day 04 : Visit Sarangkot and Sightseeing Tour in Pokhara – B
In the sharp morning before sun rise, pick up from hotel and drive to Sarangkot for about 01 hour. It is the Paragliding station and perfect vantage point to observe the panoramic view of mountains around pokhara and the whole city beneath. Enjoy the breathtaking sunrise and observe the thirst healing sunrise falling on giant Himalayan Ranges. Then, drive back to Pokhara and head towards sightseeing tour of major places like Bindhyabasini Temple, Davis Fall, Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave including boating in Fewa Lake and visit Taal Barahi temple (small island in the Phewa Lake) etc. Explore adventure activities like paragliding, zip flying, ultra light flight, boating on an extra cost. Overnight at hotel, Pokhara. Overnight at hotel, Pokhara.
Day 05 : Drive pokhara – Kathmandu – B/D
After breakfast, pick up from hotel and drive back to Kathmandu retracing the same highway. Check in to hotel and rest for refreshment. Enjoy the free time by shopping at souvenir shops or hanging around thamel (Tourism hub). In the evening, Farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with authentic Nepali cuisine and cultural dance performance. Overnight at hotel, Kathmandu.
Day 06 : Departure – B
Leisure until departure. Transfer to the International Airport to board the flight.
1. Pick up and drop off service from airport and hotel by private vehicle.
2. All accommodation in 3-star category hotels on B/B plan in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
3. Welcome drinks (non-alcoholic) and farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with authentic Nepali cuisine and cultural dance show.
4. Sightseeing in Kathmandu and Pokhara with private vehicle and Tour guide.
5. All heritage monuments entrance fees.
1. Nepalese visa fee.
2. International airfare.
3. All personal expenses.
4. Travel insurance.
5. Meals not mentioned above
6. Adventurous activities in Pokhara like Paragliding, Ultra light flight, Zip flyer fees.
7. Tips for the guide and driver (tips is expected).