Kathmandu Pokhara Tour
Kathmandu Pokhara Tour 7N/8D
Kathmandu Capital & biggest city of Nepal at an elevation 1400 m, is recognized as a historical, traditional archeological, unique Newari Cultural with beautiful surrounding hills. Tribhuwan International Airport located inside Kathmandu valley is only one International airport to connect Nepal around the globe. Kathmandu provides you a great chance to learn about the Hindus traditional and culture, ancient archeological temple with significant meaningful woodcarving, Newari culture with taste of famous Newari food, ancient houses and alley, scenic Mountain View from nearby hill etc. Nagarkot at a distance 35 KM from Kathmandu with altitude 2250 M offers you scenic view of number of mountains like Mt Everest,Langtang,Ganesh Himal, Jugal himal etc along with best sunrise and sunset view. Panaromic view Jugal Mountain and ganesh himal in its northern part, Shivapuri Nagarjun National park with long jungle range, Complete view of 3 states of Kathmandu valley (Kathmandu, Bhaktapur & Lalitpur) from Top of Lakuri Bhanjyang hill, Two paragliding station near Kathmandu(Godarwari hill & Lapsifedi),White gumba, Swayambhu Monastery(also known as monkey temple),number of cycling trail on nearby hill, number of short hiking route around Kathmandu, daily Everest flight operated by domestic airlines of Nepal from domestic airport,view tower, Osho Tapoban, number of meditation centre, Rock climbing, number of picnic spots, museum in Kathmandu durbar square etc are major attraction of Kathmandu city of Nepal.
Pokhara City is another tourism attraction of Nepal bearing beautiful Annapurna range, amazing geographical structure (same city have number of lakes and caves on the nearby distance), famous peace pagoda, David falls, Gurung culture, best spot for paragliding, ultra light, Zeep flyer, famous gateway for Annapurna Base Camp, Ghorepani Poonhill and Annapurna circuit trekking.
Day by Day Trip Plan
1st Day: Pick up from airport and arrival at hotel
Pick up from airport and transfer to hotel by private vehicle. Short brief by tour guide about travel tips, next day program and answer of any your inquisition about at Hotel.
2nd Day: Pashupatinath, Bauddha, Budhanilkantha, Swayambhu and Kathmandu Durbar square
Earlier morning after breakfast, sightseeing of Pashupati Nath Temple (Hindus temple), Bauddha (Buddhist monastery), Budhanilkantha (lord Vishnu temple), Swayambhu, (Buddhist monastery also know as monkey temple), Kathmandu Durbar square and on interest local shopping at New Road and Ason Bazaar. Ason Bazar is famous for ancient Newari house and small alley.
3rd Day: Kathmandu to Pokhara by drive
Earlier morning wake up and be ready for Pokhara departure. At 06 am our tour guide will be ready for your pick up at hotel. We will depart from Kathmandu at 07:00 am and arrival at Pokhara after 07 hour drive followed by breathtaking views of river valley, villages and hillside. After 3 hour rest at hotel evening time you will be guided for lakeside street walk and market visit.
4th Day: Pokhara Sarangkot Hiking,Sunshine view and pokhara valley sigtseeing
Earlier morning departure to Sarangkot for sunshine view by hiking, takes 45 minute or car takes 30 minute optional. Sarangkot is at elevation of 1592m and is best point for magnificent view of majestic mountains like Fishtail, Annapurna region, Manasalu, Ganesh Himal along with Pokhara valley, Fewa Lake, peace pagoda and Lumle valley. After Sarangkot, get down to lakeside by trek or on vehicle. After lunch sightseeing of Devi’s Fall, the Old Bazar, Bindyabasini Temple, Seti Gandaki Gorge, Regional mountain museum. Back to hotel and rest.
5th Day: Peace pagoda hiking, Gupteshwor Cave, David falls, Tal Barahi Temple and boating at Fewa Lake
Earlier morning hike to peace pagoda (Buddhist pagoda, monument for inspiring peace and designed under the focus of all recesses and creeds. Peace pagoda provides aerial view of Fewa Lake, Pokhara city and other mountains similar to Sarangkot. After peace pagoda our team leader will guide to David falls (magnificent view of natural falls of water coming from Fewa lake crossing natural tunnel prior) and Gupteshwor Cave(Hidden temple of God Shiva).Finally we have turn to visit Tal Barahi temple by boat and boating at Fewa lake. Fewa Lake is queen of beauty at Pokhara providing intact panoramic reflection view of fishtail mountain at shiny silver color.
6th Day: Earlier morning back to Kathmandu. Arrival at 02:30 pm. Time for rest and shopping.
7th Day: Join next trip or departure to your destination.
You can add one hour Mountain flight tour starting from Kathmandu (costs extra $ 185), Half hour paragliding starting from Sarangkot,Pokhara (costs extra $ 85 ) along this trip.