Day 01: Arrive Tribhuwan airport. We will meet you at the airport and transfer to Bouddhanath Monastery. Sightseeing of Bouddhanath Monastery, about 30min with guide is enough and from here transfer to Nagarkot, 1hrs of drive--30KM plain city and uphill drive. Overnight at Club Himalaya (4star level deluxe hotel). Club Himalaya is the best hotel and offers Buffet dinner (price not incuded for this and may cost about $10 per person). Evening sunset views depending on the weather and your arrival time.
Your first day experience: Kathmandu is like most other south Asian cities. With crowds and traffics. The road for todays travel has less traffic though. But when you are out of city a bit further from Bhaktapur on the way to Nagarkot you will fee like being in a country side. Nagarkot is clean hill station with magnificent view station.
Accommodation: Club Himalaya includes breakfast.
Day 02: Early morning sunrise/himalayan views and breakfast. The sun will rise with snow covered mountains. It will be beautiful morning. Club Himalaya is the best view point. Your room will have balcony and you could see it from your room or from the top of the hotel as most tourists do. Enjoy your morning with Breakfast at your hotel and At about 8am, drive to Bhaktapur durbar square. Sightseeing of Bhaktapur durbar square and Changu Temple. Changu is the oldest temple in Kathmandu valley.
The second day experience: For Bhaktapur and Changu sightseeing our expert city guide will accompany you. There are entrance fees of $15 at Bhaktapur and $1 at Changu. This cost is also included. You will be at the medieval era palace courtyard and temple premises. Total about 4 hours with all the explanation and interesting history will be a beautiful afternoon.
After Lunch about 1pm, drive to Pokhara, 5 hrs by private jeep. In the evening, free and easy around Lake Side Bazaar. Overnight at Mt Kailash Resort/Yatra Da Courtyard.
Day 03: Early morning Sunrise views from Sarangkot, 20min one way drive and back at hotel. About 2hrs total. Pokhara sightseeing. Sightseeing tour of Pokhara on a private car. You will visit Davi’s falls, Gupteshwar cave, Vindavasini temple, Tibetan refugee camp, and Seti gorge. X-mas celebration in Lake Side (meals/drinks costs not included). Overnight same hotel.
Day 04: Morning Breakfast and drive Lumbini by car, about 5hrs drive. Afternoon sightseeing of Lumbini garden, the birthplace of Shakya Muni Buddha and monasteries.
Overnight at Hotel Mirage Inn.
Day 05: Morning Breakfasts at hotel and drive back to Kathmandu, 6-8 hours by private car. In late afternoon, sightseeing of Monkey Temple.
Swayambhunath temple, 15min. We also call this the Monkey temple. From here you will see Kathmandu valley. The temple is about 2000 years old. Overnight at The Address Kathmandu Hotel.
Day 06: Early morning Breakfast, or we pack your breakfasat so that you can eat while waiting your flights at the airport. And at 530am, transfer to airport for your 8am flights.
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