Kathmandu and Pokhara tour is a 6 days private tour of cultural Kathmandu and natural Pokhara. Kathmandu and Pokhara are two major tourist cities of Nepal. Sightseeing of UNESCO sites in Kathmandu gives you a taste of medieval culture of the city. Similarly, Pokhara offers you an insight of natural Nepal. Your 6 days of Nepal tours will take you to the Monkey temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar square, and Nagarkot in Kathmandu valley. Similarly, Pokhara tours accommodates sunrise from Sarangkot, hike to peace stupa, boating across Phewa lake, and city tour. Nagarkot tour is the last highlight of the Kathmandu and Pokhara tours. At Sarangkot and Peace Stupa in Pokhara, you will stand just in front of the giant Annapurna Himalayas. Sarangkot (1592m) is the best view station for Sunrise views over the Himalayas. And Peace Stupa avails you an overview of the peaceful and beautiful Pokhara. Sarangkot and Peace Stupa hill stand in front of each other across the Pokhara valley. Without going too far or too high, Pokhara tour offers you the most magnificent views of the Himalayas. We will divide your 6 days Nepal tour time making 3 days in Kathmandu and 3 days in Pokhara.
Day 01:Arrive Kathmandu. Meet at the airport and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02:Guided Sightseeing of Monkey Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, and Ason local market walking tour.
Day 03:Drive to Pokhara. Late afternoon, Pokhara sightseeing.
Day 04:Sarangkot Excursion. Peace Stupa sightseeing. Overnight at same hotel in Pokhara.
Day 05:Fly back to Kathmandu. Bhaktapur Sightseeing and Overnight at Nagarkot
Day 06:Breakfast, 3 hours before flight time, Airport transfer.
Day 1Arrive Kathmandu. Meet at the airport and transfer to Hotel. Upon your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport, we meet you at the airport with your name and transfer to Hotel.
Day 2Guided Sightseeing of Monkey Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, and Ason local market walking tour. Morning Breakfast and guided sightseeing of Monkey temple, Kathmandu Durbar squrae, Ason local market, and Thamel tourist neighborhood.
Monkey temple is located atop a small hill station in north west Kathmandu. From the top of the temple, you will have beautiful views of Kathmandu valley and Himalayas.
At Kathmandu Durbar square, we will try to have a look of living goddess Kumari, visit the medieval Palace courtyards and square, temples, and old tourist bazaars. From Kathmandu Durbar Square, Walking tour of Kathmandu's oldest local market of Ason, Indrachowk, and walk to Thamel, about 1 hour walk.
Day 3Drive to Pokhara. Late afternoon, Pokhara sightseeing. Morning Breakfast, and private car transfer to Pokhara, 5-6 hours drive through mid hill valleys, and along Trishuli/Marshyangdi river. Overnight at standard 3-4 star hotel in Pokhara. Late afternoon, Boating at Phewa Lake.
Day 4Sarangkot Excursion. Peace Stupa sightseeing. Overnight at same hotel in Pokhara. Early morning drive to Sarangkot, 30min from hotel, to view the beautiful Annapurna Himalayas and sunrise views over the Himalayas. Breakfast at hotel, and at 10am, Sightseeing of Peace Stupa, Gupteshwar cave, Devis falls, Tibetan camp, and Vindhyavasini temple. overnight at same hotel.
Day 5Fly back to Kathmandu. Bhaktapur Sightseeing and Overnight at Nagarkot Morning Breakfast and at 10am, fly back to Kathmandu, 30min flights. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, drive to Bhaktapur Durbar square, 30min drive and guided sightseeing of Bhaktapur Durbar square. Bhaktapur is a great place to experience cultural heritage of Nepal. It is an open museum to experience the medieval Malla heritages and Newari lifestyles. Overnight at Club Himalaya or similar at Nagarkot.
Day 6Breakfast, 3 hours before flight time, Airport transfer. Morning Breakfast at hotel, we will arrange an airport transfer 4 hours before your flight time. End of the tour.
Kathmandu and Pokhara tours is suitable for any aged persons. It is the beautiful blend of cultural sightseeing and natural sightseeing. The tour can be extended to include other sites of interests.