The Explore Nepal tour is considered fabulous as it combines the exploration of ancient historical sites with spectacular tourist destinations in Nepal. If you are looking for Nepal tour packages but couldn’t find the best one then we recommend you choose our Explore Nepal Tour package. It is designed to offer you an unforgettable and once-in-a-lifetime experience
Nepal Big Mountain Travel is a reputed travel agency in Nepal and has been pioneering sustainable and responsible travel and tourism in Nepal since 2013. For the past 9 years, we have been offering exciting tour packages in the most incredible and best places to visit Nepal that are culturally and spiritually insightful. We provide you with the best that Nepali hospitality during your tour to Nepal.
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu
Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu and Nagarkot
Day 3: Sightseeing in Bhaktapur, Patan & Kirtipur
Day 4: Kathmandu to Bandipur
Day 5: Bandipur to Pokhara
Day 6: Sunrise view from Sarangkot
Day 7: Pokhara to Lumbini
Day 8: Travel from Lumbini to Chitwan
Day 9: Chitwan to Janakpur
Day 10: Back to Kathmandu from Janakpur
Day 11: Departure
On the first day, you will arrive in Kathmandu and a representative from Nepal Big Mountain Travel will welcome you at the airport with garlands (Mala) and a traditional Buddhist scarf (Khada) to provide the best Nepalese welcoming gesture. You will then be transferred to a hotel featured with a polished room with the facilities of TV, Wi-Fi, and minibars. You can take a rest for the remaining day or can stroll around the area by yourself. Dinner and overnight in the hotel.
The next day is dedicated to sightseeing in Kathmandu and Nagarkot. Following a healthy breakfast, you start to visit various historical, cultural and religious sites of the city including UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhubhunath and Patan Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple (sacred Hindu temple), and Boudhanath (Buddhist Shrine). As we complete sightseeing in Kathmandu, we will head towards Nagarkot where you can see a spectacular sunset view alongside the panoramic Himalaya range. You will then retire to your hotel in Kathmandu and spend the night there.
After a relishing breakfast, you will start our tour to visit Bhaktapur, the living ancient museum in the country. The Nyatapola Temple, golden gate, ancient Palaces, and statue of King Bhupatindra provide you a glimpse of ancient Nepal, making you feel like you are living in the past. You will also taste Ju Ju Dhau which is a deliciously refreshing yogurt produced using the traditional Newari cultural method. You then visit Patan where you will visit Patan Durbar Square along with other pagoda-style temples. You will then proceed to Kirtipur for an authentic experience of the Newari culture. You will then return to your hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
The next day, following a nourishing breakfast, you will drive to Bandipur which is a hilltop village on the way to Pokhara. There is the Trisuli river along the way which is a famous river for rafting in Nepal. You will visit Manakamana Temple, a Hindu temple dedicated to the goddess Bhagwati, and enjoy the village tour throughout the day. Overnight at a hotel in Bandipur.
On day 4, you wake up early in the morning to reach the top hill of Bandipur to see the majestic view of sunrise, and following a delicate breakfast, you will drive to Pokhara, along the Narayani River through the magnificent scenery of the hills of Nepal. Throughout the day, you will visit major tourist spots of the city such as Davi’s fall, Seti Gorge, International mountain museum, Tibetan refugee camp, and several caves including Mahendra Gufa, Bat Cave, and Gupteshwor Cave. Today, you will also enjoy boating in Phewa lake where you can see the reflection of Annapurna mountain range. Overnight at Lakeside, Pokhara.
The next day, you will wake up early in the morning and drive to Sarangkot, a major tourist attraction in Pokhara, to see the majestic sunrise view. You get to see the sun emerging from some of the highest mountains in the world. World Peace Pagoda, Buddhist monument on Anadu Hill, is another major tourist attraction near Sarangkot that you will visit today and then return to your hotel. Overnight in Pokhara.
After having breakfast, you will continue your Explore Nepal tour with a drive to Lumbini. During your Lumbini sightseeing, you will visit the birthplace of Lord Buddha along with other Buddhist stupas and historic sites such as Ashoka Pillar, Maitidevi Temple, Japanese stupa, Chinese stupa, and Vitnami stupa. Overnight at a luxurious hotel in Lumbini.
The Ashoka Pillar is a monument erected by Emperor Ashoka to commemorate his visit to the birthplace of Lord Buddha. It is considered an important pilgrimage site for Buddhists from all over the world. The pillar, which is made of sandstone, is a symbol of Ashoka’s commitment to Buddhism and serves as a reminder of his promotion of religious tolerance and the spread of Buddhist teachings.
Maitidevi Temple is a Hindu shrine dedicated to the goddess Maitidevi. It is considered an important pilgrimage site for both Hindu and Buddhist devotees. The temple is known for its religious significance and is a symbol of the coexistence of different religious traditions in the region.
The Japanese Stupa is a Buddhist monument built by the Japanese government to commemorate the birth of the Buddha. It serves as a symbol of the close ties between the Buddhist communities of Japan and Nepal. The stupa is a popular destination for Buddhist pilgrims and tourists and is known for its architectural beauty and serene atmosphere.
The Chinese Stupa is a Buddhist monument built by the Chinese government to commemorate the birth of the Buddha. It is known for its architectural beauty and serene atmosphere. The Chinese Stupa is an important cultural and historical monument that reflects the strong cultural and spiritual connections between the people of China and Nepal.
On day 8, you will have a nourishing breakfast and drive to Chitwan. Today is an adventurous day as you will go on Jungle Safari in Chitwan National Park and explore the wildlife in a dense jungle. You can enjoy a close view of some rare animals such as the Royal Bengal Tiger, one-horned rhino, and different species of birds while riding elephants. You can also enjoy an elephant’s ride here. At night, you will have dinner at a Chitwan hotel and stay overnight there.
The next day, after having breakfast in the hotel, you will proceed to Janakpur which is the birth place of Goddess Sita, also known as Janaki, the wife of Lord Ram. Today you will visit the Janaki temple which is fully built in a bright white unique style with a classical and neo-classical design. After your Janakpur tour, you will return to Kathmandu. Overnight at Janakpur.
Today you will return to Janakpur on a tourist bus. It will be a 7-hour scenery drive. Upon arriving in Kathmandu, you will check in at your hotel and take a rest from your long tour. You can either choose to enjoy memorizing special moments from the tour or can make more memories by strolling around the streets in Kathmandu. NBM Travel will organize a farewell dinner for you. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Your Explore Nepal tour is finally over. On day 10, a representative from Nepal Big Mountain Travel will pick you up from your hotel and transport you to the airport from where you can fly back to your home.
Book this Trip for $85.00 USD Advance