This package is appropriate for those who have a very long stay in Kathmandu, Chitwan, Lumbini, Palpa, Pokhara, Bandipur, Nagarkot and interested for the culture of Nepal and views of Himalaya Indulge on a sensational tour of Kathmandu, Pokhara, Nagarkot, Chitwan, Lumbini and Palpa perceiving eye appealing vision of sunrise with amazing jungle safari along with religious and sanctifying visit to historical and pious temples, stupas, Ponds and monasteries on nine days tour managed with Typical Nepal Travel... Lumbini, the birthplace of Buddha, known as the light of Asia is placed in Terai about 250 km south-west of Kathmandu, the capital city. Lumbini falls in the list of World Heritage Sites recognized by UNESCO in 1997 AD. And, you will get a chance to visit various Buddhist monasteries like- Nepalese, Chinese, Thai, etc. Lumbini is the place to visit if you want to learn and be one with Buddha and wonderful teachings.
Kathmandu is the capital of the kingdom, situated in a valley which is an open-air museum of famous sites, ancient temples and shrines, golden pagodas and are inspiring deities, is a city of inexhaustible historic artistic and cultural interest. Several beautiful and interesting villages and towns surrounding the valley offer ideal destinations for mini treks. The dazzling Himalayan peaks are visible from several points on the mountains around the valley.
At the foot of the Himalayas, Chitwan is one of the few undisturbed areas of the Terai region which formerly extended over the foothills of India and Nepal, with its very rich flora and fauna. One of the last populations of single-horned Asiatic rhinoceros lives in the Chitwan National Park, which is also among the last refuges for the Bengal tiger. Here you will do the elephant safari to see the rhinoceros living in the park and do guided walks into the park. Chitwan has 50 different species of animals like tigers, leopards, sloth bears, etc and 450 different species of birds, one-horned rhinoceros, Asian elephants, crocodiles, Marsh Muggers, Gharials, barking deers, spotted deer, hog deer, and many more animals can be seen in the jungle of Royal Chitwan National Park.
Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha. The site is listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO Upon arrival you will be welcomed by a welcome drink. Assistance will assist you with the check-in procedures. The rest of the day is free to relax or you may enjoy the environment of the location.
A rare combination of snow-clad mountains, crystal clear lakes, streams, villages inhabited by friendly ethnic tribes. .In Palpa, there are great views over the bowl-shaped of “Madi valley” from the town itself and spectacular view of the Himalaya from nearby hills, which called “Srinagar Danda” You can get an enjoyable time with a special viewing of the Annapurna mountains range as beauty as green scenery with hills. Tansen lies on the Siddhartha High Way between Pokhara and Bhairawa. Tansen was the capital of the Palpa kingdom, which was ruled by the Sen dynasty. Prithivi Narayan Shah, the Gorkha king who unified modern Nepal.
Pokhara is the second-largest city of Nepal after Kathmandu. It is just at a distance of 200 km from the capital city and is easily accessible. There are numerous tourist buses, microbuses and local buses that take passengers in and out of Pokhara every day. Just five hours drive from Kathmandu, and you end up in a completely different place, with a completely different landscape and an entirely different feel from the buzzing hubbub of Kathmandu.
Bandipur is a small but beautiful village situated on a hilltop offering the magnificent vista of Himalayas and Marshyangdi River. Located in the Tanahu district some 140km west of Kathmandu and 60km east of Pokhara; Bandipur is known for its beautiful scenery. This momentous Newari settlement is still intact without a blemish of modernization and is adorned by traditional houses and temples ornamented with historical art and architecture. This medieval town possesses a festival throughout the whole year. The Brahmin and Chhetri villages situated nearby add cultural diversity to this region. Situated at the altitude of 1,005m this village seems to carry a lot of mysteries some of them are discovered while some are still waiting for their turn. Once upon a time not too long ago this place used to be the commercial center linking Tibetan and British.
Situated as the hilltop under the awning of Pine and Sal forests the village not only overlooks the implausible stretch of Marshyangdi River valley but also grants the magical vista of Himalayan range which includes Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manaslu, and Ganesh Himal. From the adjoining hilltops, you too can see Gorkha in the East and Chitwan in the south. The eye-popping factors of this tour are visit to Siddha Cave (largest cave in the country) and Patali Dwar( gateway to Heaven). Apart from these the surrounding hills also offer infinite hiking possibilities.
Nagarkot, at an altitude of 2,175 meters above the sea level, is the most popular touristic destination out of the Kathmandu Valley. It is the favorite weekend gateway among those seeking mountain views in comfort and quiet. At sunrise, the Himalayan range, stretching from Dhaulagiri in the west past Everest to Kanchenjunga in the east, emerges from the darkness to greet the happy visitors with its awe-inspiring majesty and beauty. For those wishing to stretch their legs and enjoy the fresh morning air, there are charming walking trails as well as a lookout tower from which the sights can be taken. Getting to Nagarkot is easy that doesn't take more than two hours by a tourist bus.
Among all the places for mountain viewing around Kathmandu Valley, Nagarkot is usually considered to be the best. The views go from Dhaulagiri in the west to Kanchenjunga in the east. On a clear day, you can see Mt. Everest (Sagarmatha). You can also see Manaslu (8,463m), Ganesh Himal (7,111m), and Langtang (7,246m). Many people go up to Nagarkot in the afternoon, stay in a hotel in Nagarkot, and then get up at dawn to see the Himalaya Mountains during the sunrise.
There is a lookout tower south of the village where you can get a 360º view of the scenery. It is an easy one hour walk from the main hotel area. To get there you have to pass an army checkpoint, and they will only let you pass in the morning. You can go to Nagarkot in the afternoon and stay overnight and view the mountain at sunrise.
Early morning breakfast at the hotel after breakfast drive to Nagarkot. On the way visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Nagarkot is 32 km east of Katmandu and is a 1.5 hours drive approx. It is a world-famous hills station commanding breathtaking views of the majestic Himalayas, Rolling hills, Deep valley, Lush pine forest in a quaint rural atmosphere. The panoramic view of the major peaks including Mt. Everest, Ganesh, Langtang, Dorje Lakpa and Gauri Shankar can be seen from here. the weather conditions are clear, you could see the Annapurna range too from Nagarkot. Where an excellent view of snow-capped peaks of the Himalayan Ranges in eastern Nepal can be seen (if weather permits), as well as renowned for the spectacular sunrise. Though Mt. Everest is far from Nagarkot, it can be viewed from the Nagarkot Tower. Nagarkot route is the entrance gate to Everest and other Himalayas mountains.
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