GOLDEN WEEK IN NEPAL

This trip is all about to give the wide experience of Nepal comprising the three major tourism cities named Kathmandu, Chitwan and Pokhara, also called Golden Triangle of Nepal. Kathmandu (1400 meters) is a capital city of Nepal and famous for its seven monuments enlisted in UNESCO Heritage sites also called ‘City of UNESCO’.
Chitwan is 180 kms from Kathmandu and in Terai region, famous for wide range of jungle activities. Chitwan National Park (932 square kms) is famous for One horned rhinos, Bengal tiger, deer, snake, Gharial and many other species of flora and fauna.
Pokhara is 210 kms from Kathmandu and origin point for trekking to Annapurna Region.

DETAILED ITINERARY:

Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival :
Kathmandu arrival and transfer to hotel. Check-in and refresh. In the evening, enjoy Nepali dinner with cultural program.
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 2: Kathmandu Full Day Sightseeing :
After breakfast at hotel, proceed for sightseeing of Kathmandu city, includes Pashupatinath Temple, one of the holy temple for Hindus and Buddhist in the world dedicated to Lord Shiva at the bank of holy Bagmati River. Boudhanath Stupa, One of the biggest Stupas in South Asia. Bhaktapur Durbar Square, a city of devotees.
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 3: Drive to Chitwan, enroute Rafting :
After breakfast, drive to Charaudi(60kms/ 2 hours) to enjoy rafting at Trishuli River.Enjoy rafting for 2/3 hours. Beach lunch, wrap up and continue to Chitwan (3 hours).Check-in at resort/lodge in Chitwan with welcome drinks. Evening, enjoy Tharu Cultural program followed by dinner.
Overnight at lodge/resort in Chitwan.

Day 4: Full Day Jungle Activities:
This day, you will be doing full day jungle activities like Elephant back safari, canoe ride at Rapti River, visit to crocodile breeding centre, Elephant bath, visit to Tharu village, jungle walk. These activities depends on the time of travel and can be changed as per the naturalist. Lunch at dinner will be at the lodge/resort.
Overnight at lodge/resort in Chitwan.

Day 5: Drive to Pokhara and Sightseeing :
After breakfast, drive to Pokhara( 160kms/ hour).When you approach Pokhara, you can see magnificent Annapurna range like Mt. Fishtail, Mt. Annapurna, and Mt. Dhaulagiri etc. Check-in at hotel and proceed for half day sightseeing of Devi’s fall, Mahadev Cave, Bindabasini Temple, Seti George.Evening, boat ride at Fewa Lake to see the Barahi Temple in the middle of the lake. Walk around to the Lakeside Bazaar.
Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.

Day 6: Sarankot Sunrise Tour and Free Day :
Early morning drive to Sarankot (30 minutes) to see the Sunrise over Annapurna range. Return to hotel, breakfast and full day free for adventure activities like Ultra light flight, Paragliding, Zip line, Bungee Jump, Cycling,tour to Bat cave and Mahendra Cave, visit to International Mountain Museum etc.
Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.

Day 7: Fly back to Kathmandu and Full Day Sightseeing:
After breakfast, transfer to Pokhara Airport for 30 minutes flight back to Kathmandu.Upon arrival, meet guide and proceed for sightseeing of Kathmandu city, includes Patan Durbar Squares, a city of fine arts.Swyombhunath Stupa also called Monkey Temple, a Stupa in a small hill of Kathmandu over viewing Kathmandu valley and the surrounding mountains.Kathmandu Durbar Square, a beautiful square where you can see the living goddess, Kumari. After sightseeing, walk 20 minutes to Thamel via the narrow street of Ason enjoying several monuments, local shops for spices, vegetable etc. Thamel is a tourist hub and famous for multi cuisine restaurants, bars, clubs and for shopping.
Eve: Enjoy farewell dinner at one of the nice restaurant.
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 8: Departure from Kathmandu :
Breakfast and timely transfer to airport for departure from Kathmandu.