Embark on an 8-day immersive journey through Nepal, a fascinating mix of culture, nature, and spirituality. Begin your adventure in the bustling city of Kathmandu, soaking up its ancient temples and vibrant streets. Next, delve into the wild at Chitwan National Park, a haven for wildlife enthusiasts. Find tranquility in Lumbini, the birthplace of Buddha, before exploring Palpa's historical architecture. End your journey in Pokhara, where serene lakes meet majestic mountains. This tour combines culture, nature, and spirituality, providing an unforgettable Nepal experience.
Explore ancient temples in Kathmandu
Enjoy wildlife safaris in Chitwan National Park
Find tranquility in Lumbini, birthplace of Buddha
Upon arriving at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, a representative from Bold Himalaya will transfer you to your hotel for check-in. Take some time to rest and adjust to the local time. In the evening, enjoy a leisurely stroll through the vibrant Thamel area, where you can indulge in dining and shopping experiences. Your overnight stay in Kathmandu begins here.
After having breakfast at your hotel, you'll embark on a comprehensive day of sightseeing in the Kathmandu Valley. Begin with a visit to the Swayambhunath Stupa, also known as the Monkey Temple, followed by an exploration of Kathmandu Durbar Square. Next, you'll visit the sacred Pashupatinath Temple and the serene Boudhanath Stupa. As the day comes to a close, return to your hotel in Kathmandu for an overnight stay, enriched by the cultural and spiritual experiences of the day.
After breakfast, you'll embark on a scenic 5-6 hour drive to Chitwan National Park. Upon arrival, check in at your jungle lodge where you'll be greeted with a welcome drink and a delicious lunch. The afternoon is filled with exciting jungle activities, such as a jungle walk or a serene canoe ride. In the evening, immerse yourself in local culture with a captivating cultural program, followed by a delightful dinner at the lodge. Rest for the night in the heart of Chitwan's wilderness.
After enjoying breakfast at the lodge in Chitwan, you'll embark on a thrilling full day of wildlife adventures in Chitwan National Park. Choose between an elephant safari or a jeep safari to seek out rhinos, tigers, and other fascinating wildlife. You'll also have the opportunity to visit the elephant breeding center and indulge in birdwatching amidst the park's natural beauty. As the day concludes, return to the lodge for a delightful dinner and spend the night in Chitwan, immersed in the wilderness.
After breakfast, you'll embark on a 5-6 hour drive to Lumbini and check into your hotel upon arrival. Begin your exploration of Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, by visiting the Lumbini Garden and the iconic Maya Devi Temple. Explore the tranquil surroundings, including the nearby monasteries. Enjoy your overnight stay in Lumbini.
After breakfast, you'll take a 3-4 hour drive to Palpa and check in at your hotel in Tansen. Explore this historic town, renowned for its captivating Newari architecture and rich cultural heritage. Don't miss the opportunity to visit Srinagar Hill, offering breathtaking panoramic views of the Himalayas and the picturesque Palpa Valley. Enjoy an overnight stay in Palpa.
After breakfast, you'll embark on a 3-4 hour drive to Pokhara and check in to your hotel. Spend the day exploring the picturesque Phewa Lake, where you can enjoy a relaxing boating experience. Later, take a leisurely stroll around the Lakeside area for shopping and dining. Your overnight stay will be in Pokhara.
Begin the day with an optional early morning trip to Sarangkot for a breathtaking sunrise view of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges. After returning to your hotel for breakfast, embark on a Pokhara city exploration, including must-see attractions like Davis Falls, Gupteshwor Cave, and Bindhyabasini Temple. Finally, wrap up your unforgettable Nepal journey with a drive back to Kathmandu or a transfer to the airport for your departure flight.