As all of us know that Cultural Heritage is the principal identity of the Kathmandu valley which boast of ancient temple, religious and cultural artifacts. The landscape of the green hills and the vista of the Himalayas in the surrounding add to the attraction of the valley. Similarly, Pokhara is nature beauty tourist destination can offers closed view majestic himalayas, Lakes, Temple, as well as Chiwan is Paradise of Jungle Safari Activities.
Meet upon arrival and transfer to hotel.Overnight at hotel.
Breakfast at the hotel.AM: Tour of Kathmandu City and Swoyambhunath Kathmandu City: Known as Kantipur, is the capital of the Kingdom of Nepal. A 218 square miles of land, situated above 4400 ft above sea level, Kathmandu is the hub of Nepal's traditional culture and arts. Kashtamandap the source of the name Kathmandu and supposed to be made from the timber of a single tree and the Durbar Square are with its array of temples overlooked by the Hanuman Dhoka, Seto Machendranath and the ancient place of the Nepalese Royalty.Swoyambhunath Stupa: watches over the valley from the top of a hillock on its western side. The stupa is one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal and its establishment is linked to the creation of the Kathmandu Valley out of a primordial lake. Swoyambhunath is also known as Sengu and is listed as a World heritage site.
PM: Tour of Patan City: Located about 5 km south of Kathmandu in the Kathmandu Valley, on the southern side of the Bagmati River, Patan is one of 3 royal cities in the valley. A destination for connoisseurs of fine arts, Patan is filled with wood and stone carvings, metal statues, ornate architecture, including dozens of Buddhist and Hindu temples, and over 1200 monuments. The city of Patan is believed to have been built in the third century B.C. by the Kirat dynasty. It was expanded by Lichhavis in the 6th century A.D. and again by the Mallas in medieval period. Durbar Square, like its counterpart in Kathmandu, is an enchanting mélange of palace buildings, artistic courtyards and graceful pagoda temples. Listed as a World Heritage Site, the former royal palace complex is the center of Patan’s religious and social life, and houses a museum containing an array of bronze statues and religious objects.Overnight at the hotel.
After breakfast drive to Pokhara which is about 6-7 hours drive on normal road condition.Pokhara is a remarkable place of natural beauty. Situated at an altitude of 827m from the sea level and 200km west of Kathmandu valley, the city is known as a center of adventure. The enchanting city with a population of around 95,000 has several beautiful lakes and offers stunning panaromic views of Himalayan peaks. The serene of lakes and the magnificence of the Himalayas rising behind them create an ambience of peace and magic.
After Breakfast at the hotel tour of Pokhara City for half day covering Devi's fall: Locally known as Patale Chhango (Hell's Fall), Devi's fall (also known as Devin's or David's) is an awesome waterfall lying about 2 km south-west of Pokhara airport on the highway to Tansen. An interesting modern legend says that a foreigner named David was skinny dipping in the Pardi Khola (river) when the floodgates of the dam were opened, sweeping him into an underground passage beneath the fall, never to be seen again.
Seti River Gorge: It is carved by Seti River and is one of the natural wonders of Pokhara. KI Singh Bridge at the Bagar, Mahendra Pool & Prithivi Highway Bridge near Bus Park provides a perfect view of the river's dreadful rush and the deep gorge made by the turbulent flow of white water like milk.PM: Free time at the lake side for independent activities.
Overnight at the hotel
Breakfast at the hotel.Drive towards Chitwan from Pokhara. The journey which heads southeast takes about 4-5 hrs under normal road condition and is approx. 140 kms.The Royal Chitwan National Park is the lush valley of Chitwan situated in the foothills of Churia ranges which houses the first National Park of the Kingdom. This National Park is famous for its variety of wildlife especially the Great Indian One Horned Rhinoceros and the elusive Royal Bengal Tiger.Lunch at resort. The Chitwan National Park is the realm of more than 450 species of birds, in other words, some people have commented the park as a heaven of the bird world. Take a guided tour through the forest to hear the colourful birds’ early morning chirps and hand in hand goes the beauty of the dawn.Dinner at resort.
Ride on a Elephant through the dense forest inside the park, passing all sorts of vegetation and wildlife is a thrilling moment itself as there are more chances of discovering wildlife too. Jeep safari is not only the fastest way to discover wild activities but also it is safe. And what can one expect more when there will be a visit to the crocodile breeding farm enroute.Nature walk or jungle walks:Jungle Walks allows one to explore several different habitat areas, from the flood-plain grassland to the dense Sal forests, where one gets an opportunity to encounter different animals right in front. Since it disturbs the animals less to walk through the forest, it is usually a better chance for discovering wildlife. One can learn about different kind of plants and herbs in the National park that might be useful sometime.Overnight in Chitwan
After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu which is approximately 5-6 hours drive on normal road condition.Overnight at the hotel.
Free till departure. Transfer to airport for the journey onwards.