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Nepal Exploration Tour

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
On arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, you will be recieved by eLand Holidays representative who will assist your transfer to your pre booked hotel. The capital city Kathmandu Kathmandu is located in a bowl shaped valley of central Nepal. This royal city was built by king Gun Kamdev in 723 A.D. Kathmandu can be compared to an open air museum exhibiting famous sites, ancient temples, shrines and golden pagodas.
Proud possessor of several beautiful and interesting villages, Kathmandu is a city of immense historic, artistic and cultural interest.
Check in at your hotel for overnight stay.

Day 02: Kathmandu - Nagarkot
Early morning breakfast will be followed by the sightseeing tour of the beautiful and pious Kathmandu city. You will visit one of the greatest shrines of Hindu religion - Pashupatinath Temple. Bathed by the waters of the magnificent Bagmati river, this holy shrine reflects the great Nepalese temple architecture.This two tiered magnificent golden temple houses hundreds of Shiva lingams, idols of various Hindu god and goddess.Non Hindus are not permitted to enter courtyard of the temple, they are taken on the other side of the river in the East to enjoy the view of the temple complex. Later, you will visit Boudha Nath Stupa, one of the most ancient and the largest Buddhist shrine ever built in Nepal. This magnificent structure extends up to a height of some 36 meters. Believed to be built in 5th century A. D, this highly revered Buddhist monumenet has great legends associated to it.

Continue the charm of the trip by driving towards Bhaktapur or Bhadgaon that literally means the City of Devotees. Located on a hill top at an elevation of 1,401m, Bhaktapur is a major tourist destination. This city takes visitors back to the medieval times as it still retains the charm of paved roads, red brick houses and a traditional way of life. Its proud asset is the Durbar square. Famous for erstwhile palaces and old temples, this spot enjoys a great status among ardent travelers. Most famous are the Golden Gate and extraordinary Palace of Fifty-Five windows.
You will then drive to Nagarkot located 32 km east of Kathmandu. This international tourist destination offers magnificent views of the dawn and the dusk alongwith the panoramic views of the whole Langtang range.
On arrival, check in at your pre booked resort. Overnight will be at the hotel.

Day 03: Nagarkot - Kathmandu
Wake up early in the morning to experience a never before seen sunrise of your life. Witness the sun coming out from the veils of great Himalayan greenery from your resort. Breakfast at the hotel will be followed by drive back to Kathmandu. The half day sightseeing tour will cover the most exotic highlights of the Kathmandu Durbar Square. Visit Kumari Temple - the Living Virgin Goddess of Hindu religion. This exquisite temple is located inside the Basantapur Durbar built by King Jaya. Proceed your footsteps towards the world heritage sight of Syambhunath. Besides paying tribute to Buddhism, this site offers picturesque view of the Kathmandu Valley. You will then visit Patan the city famous for its arts and crafts. Visit the Shikara (Krishna Temple), Patan Durbar, Buddhist Monastery Hiranya Varna Mahavir.

Evening will be at leisure. Enjoy the rickshaw ride to savor on the delicious Nepalese dinner at a local restaurant.
Come back to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 04: Kathmandu to Chitwan
After early morning breakfast at the hotel you will drive towards Chitwan which is approx 180 Km from Kathmandu. After this 05 hours drive you will reach Chitwan that houses Asia�s most well-preserved conservation area - the Chitwan National Park. This UNESCO World Heritage Site offers a thrilling wildlife experience. Endangered species like the elusive Royal Bengal tiger and the One-horned rhinoceros can be spotted in the wilderness of the Chitwan. expanded over 360 square miles, the national park is safehaven for a wide number of flora nad fauna alongwith 450 species of birds.
On arrival check in at yuor pre booked hotel.
Overnight will be at the hotel.

Day 05: Wildlife Safari in Chitwan
After early morning breakfast at the hotel, get ready for a day full of excitement and entertainment in the jungle. Explore the wildlife amid the dense canopy of jungle in an open jeep safari. You can also opt for elephant safari that offers magnificent views from the back of the giant animal. Indulge yourself into various other activities as well. Nature Walk, Canoeing, Dugout canoe and Bird Watching are the various activities offered during this wildlife trip. Walking through the jungles observing the lifestyle and art forms of the Terais gives an overwhelming experience. Return to the hotel after this exciting expedition.
Overnight will be at the hotel.

Day 06: Chitwan - Pokhara
Early morning breakfast at the hotel will be followed by a drive towards your next destination - Pokhara. after covering a distance of a is 180 Km with 04 hours drive from Chitwan you will reach the valley of Pokhra also renowned as the �Jewel of the mid-west�. On arrival, check in at your pre booked hotel. Rest of the day will be at leisure.
Overnight stay will be at the hotel.

Day 07: Pokhara - Jomsom - Kagbeni
Early in the morning, yu will board flight for Jomsom - a town located at an elevation of 2800m in Mustang, Nepal set in the backdrop of sky soaring peaks oof Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri. Also known as Dzongsam or New Fort, this beautiful town is expanded over both the banks of the exquisite Kali Gandaki River.The banks of Kali Gandaki river houses Holy rocks highly revered by the Hindu devotees.

From here you wil be driven to Kagbeni - a village in Upper Mustang, Nepal. Located in the verdant valley of the Kali Gandaki River, this is an exotic destination for trekking. Here you will trek for two hours while exploring the beautiful Kagbeni village. Get familiar with the locals and observe the traditions and cultures of the village.
Overnight will be at hotel.

Day 08: Kagbeni - Muktinath
After early morning breakfast, you will proceed for a holy trek towrads Muktinath - a pious pilgrimage centre both for Hindus and Buddhists. Raised to an altitude of 3,710 meters, this holy place is located in the Muktinath Valley at the foot of the Thorong La mountain pass. The literal meaning of the place is the "place of salvation". Principally, the temple is considered to have a predominant Sri Vaishnava origin and is worshipped by Buddhists. Buddhists have given it the name, Chumig Gyatsa, with the Tibetan meaning 'Hundred Waters'. Here you wil witness the holy shrine and dipp yourself into a holy bath.
Overnight will be at the hotel.

Day 09: Muktinath - Jomsom
After breakfast at the hotel, you will trek back towards Jomsom. Rest of the day will be at leisure. Explore the cultures and lifestyle of the town which represents a rich blend of Hindu and Tibetan Buddhism.
Overnight will be at the Hotel.

Day 10: Jomsom - Pokhara
Early morning, after the breakfast at the hotel you will fly back to Pokhara. On arrival check in at your pre booked hotel. Relax for a while and get freshen up for an adventurous trip in Pokhara valley.Set in the scenic backdrop of the splendid Annapurna range of mountains Pokhara valley is a favorite of tourists from around the globe. Bathed in the beauty of three exotic lakes Phewa, Rupa and Begnas, this valley is an ultimate destination for those seeking peace. But this doesnt restrict it as a calm tourist spot as it caters adventure seekers as well. Come to Pokhra and enjoy the adventures sports such as paragliding, ultra-light flights, trekking and mountain biking. Visit Bindebasini Temple - one of the oldest temples in Pokhara.
Return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 11: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu
After a delicious breakfast at the hotel, you will be driven back to the capital city Kathmandu. On arrival check in at your pre booked hotel. Rest of the day will be at leisure. Explore the colorful surroundings, get out on a shopping spree or just relax enjoying the scenic environment.
Overnight will be at hotel.

Day 12: Kathmandu - Onward Destination
After a leisurely breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred by our representative to the airport. Board the flight for your onward destination saying goodbye to the beautiful Nepal.