Kathmandu and Pokhara are the most popular valleys in the southern slopes of the Himalayas. While Kathmandu is cultural center of Nepal, Pokhara exhibits the best of Himalayan view with three beautiful lakes in its vicinity. Kathmandu Pokhara tour is the best Nepal tour for those with limited time. Short treks or day hikes from Kathmandu or Pokhara gives more insight of the countryside lifestyle of Nepal. The tour could be customized for 5 days or longer. There are several adventure sports like Paragliding, Bungee jump, Helicopter flight to base camps and Everest sightseeing flight to see Himalayas from both Kathmandu and Pokhara.
Tribhuvan International Airport - Hotel - Kathmandu Sightseeing
After completion of immigration formalities at the Kathmandu Airport exit door, you will be met by our representative and get transferred to hotel. Kathmandu is capital city of Nepal and its oldest metropolitan city.
On arrival check in at the hotel. Later visit Pashupatinath Temple, a sacred Hindu temple believed to be one of four most important temples dedicated to Lord Shiva which is located on the banks of Baghmati River.
Evening free for leisure. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Pokhara, one of the most beautiful destinations of Nepal and also its adventure capital. It is not a historical or heritage site but a land of natural beauty with lakes and mountains. It is most famous for its view of Himalayas. On the way you have an option of either opting river rafting or visiting Manakamana Temple, the holy goddess of Aspirations or Devi of all wishes. You can reach the temple by taking the cable car ride on direct payment basis. The Cable Car covers around 2.8 kilometres stretch up to the temple in less than 10 minutes.
On arrival in Pokhara, check in at the hotel. Evening free for leisure. Weather permitting you have an option of either going for a walk near the lake or going for boating over Phewa Lake on direct payment basis.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Pokhara.
Early in the morning you will be taken to Sarangkot, a village just above Pokhara and about 13 Kms away from Lakeside which is famous for great views of Himalayas and of Pokhara Valley on clear days weather permitting. It takes about 45 to 60 minutes’ drive from Pokhara to reach the place. Most people come at dawn to witness sunrise and see golden peaks of the mountains in the morning tender sun. Paragliding can also be done from Sarangkot.
Later in the day visit Vindyavasini Temple, a white pagoda styled temple situated in old part of town dedicated to Goddess Bhagwati known as guardian deity of Pokhara; David's Fall also known as Devi's Fall or Patale Chango where the water coming from Phewa Lake vanishes into an underground tunnel leading to Gupteshwar caves; Gupteshwar Mahadev Caves which is popular for different natural forms made of Limestones is divided into 2 parts, the first one being around 40 metres long where we see the temple of lord Shiva and the second part is about 100 metres long from the second entrance and goes down to water coming from David’s Fall (during monsoons, as the water level is high, you may not be allowed to go beyond the Temple and photography is strictly prohibited inside the cave).
Evening free for leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel in Pokhara.
After breakfast, you will be transferred back to Kathmandu.
On arrival check in to the hotel. Rest of the day free for personal activities like exploring Thamel, a major shopping hub, on your own.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Kathmandu
Kathmandu Sightseeing - Tribhuvan International Airport
After an early breakfast, you would visit Patan Durbar Square, UNESCO World Heritage Site famous for Newari Architecture. Palaces, shrines, musuems, temples scattered in and around the square with bronze gateways, guardian deities and wonderful carvings are some of the attractions of this square; Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple), a World Heritage Site located on top of a hillock.
Later you will be transferred to the Airport for your return journey.
Accommodation on twin/Triple sharing basis as mentioned above.
All the rooms are base category, unless indicated separately
Meal Plan (as per mentioned above)
Hotel taxes applicable (as per itinerary).
Exclusive A/c vehicle for all transfers & sightseeing as per itinerary. AC will not be used during uphill drive.
Goods & Services Tax (GST)
Air Fare/Train fare, insurance premium or any other activities like rafting etc for which supplemental charges will be applicable to be paid by the guests directly.
Services of guide during sightseeing. The supplemental charges for services of guide shall be applicable
Cost of Boat Ride to Barahi Temple
Cable ride cost to Manakamana Temple
Entrance Fees for museums and monuments
Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone bills, bar bills, tips & gratuity, bottled water etc.
Upgradation Charges and Optional Tours to be paid by the guests directly on the spot.
Any additional costs because of additional sightseeing; extra usage of vehicle; unforeseen events like landslides, blockades etc.; imposition of new taxes; increase in taxes or fuel price which impacts costs of surface transportation will be recovered directly from the guests.
Anything which is not included in the inclusion.
Terms and Conditions
Indian nationals do not require any visa for Nepal or Bhutan. A permit will be issued at the entry point on production of a passport (with a minimum validity of 6 months from the date of departure) or Original Voter ID. These are only valid document for issuing of Entry permit. The traveler should also carry photocopy of the travel documents and 04 passport size photographs. For Children, original Birth certificate in English and student ID which clearly reflect’s the traveler’s picture, school or college name, date of birth as well as the class in which the student is studying is required. Adhar Card/ Pan Card / Driving License is not a valid document to travel to Nepal or Bhutan.
Cancellation made within 31-60 days from the date of arrival: 50%
Cancellation made within 30 days from the date of arrival: 100%
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