A Photography Tour in Nepal is a unique opportunity to capture stunning landscapes, diverse wildlife, and unique culture and traditions through your lens. NBM’s experienced guides and photography experts will guide you to get the perfect shots to capture the best of Nepal. Additionally, we take care of all of your needs and make sure that you have the finest quality accommodation, transportation, and food service throughout the trip. This allows you to fully focus on your clicks to capture the best of the best moments.
Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival
Day 2: Capturing Moments in Kathmandu
Day 3: Travel to Chitwan
Day 4: Photography at Chitwan National Park
Day 5: Travel to Bandipur
Day 6: Drive Back to Kathmandu
Day 7: Bhaktapur and Kathmandu sightseeing
Day 8: Capturing Moments at Nagarkot and Lalitpur
Day 9: Departure Day
Upon arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, an NBM representative will greet you and welcome you. Soon after, you will get on the private vehicle, which will transfer you to the hotel. In your hotel, you will have time to rest and refresh to recover from the long flight to Kathmandu. Our representative will provide you with detailed information on your tour ahead.
After refreshments, you will visit the local streets and market, where you will have an opportunity to capture the local way of life and culture with your camera.
Returning to your hotel, you will enjoy a delicious dinner before resting your eyes for the day. Overnight stay in Kathmandu.
Your second day starts with a delicious breakfast in your hotel. Shortly, you will kick-start your journey with a visit to Swayambhunath Stupa, also popular as the Monkey Temple. Swayambhunath is one of the oldest and most sacred Buddhist sites in Nepal, which has also been listed as a UNESCO world heritage site for its unique structures and cultural and religious importance. From the site, you can capture the amazing view of Kathmandu city from the top.
Your next destination for the day is Boudhanath Stupa, which is another UNESCO World Heritage site inside Kathmandu. Boudhanath Stupa is one of the largest stupas in the world, where you can capture magnificent architecture, colorful prayer flags, and the daily rituals of Buddhist monks.
Throughout the trip, you will also have the opportunity to capture the vibrant streets and local markets of Kathmandu and explore the local lifestyle. The locals are friendly, we encourage you to interact with them to learn more about their traditions and culture.
In the evening, enjoy dinner in a hotel and stay overnight.
After early morning breakfast, you will move on to our private vehicle, which will drive you to Chitwan. Throughout the drive, you will enjoy scenic views as you pass through rolling hills surrounded by lush green forests and rivers on the side.
Upon arriving at Chitwan, you will check into the hotel and take some rest. In the evening, you will witness the stunning sunset view from Sauraha and capture a moment through your lens. The view of the sun setting over the hills and the Narayani River is just breathtaking to observe.
Later, you will enjoy a Tharu cultural dance presented in the hotel. The Tharu cultural dance with traditional music and costumes represents joy and happiness. It will provide you with a moment to entertain yourself.
Enjoy dinner in the hotel and stay overnight.
After breakfast, you will kick off the day by going on an elephant safari in the beautiful Chitwan National Park. Throughout, you will have an opportunity to capture majestic animals including some endangered species such as the Bengal tiger, one-horned rhinoceros, four-horned antelope, and Golden monitor lizard.
Around the beautiful scenery, you will also enjoy a bird-watching trip. Chitwan National Park is home to over 500 species of birds. So, it presents you with an excellent opportunity to photograph amazing birds in their natural habitat.
Today, you will also participate in a canoeing trip on the Rapti River. The trip offers an opportunity to explore and capture astonishing landscapes and green rich forests alongside the riverbanks.
You will end the day with a delicious dinner in the hotel. Stay overnight.
After Breakfast, being thankful for wonderful moments, you will wave goodbye to Chitwan and drive to Bandipur. The drive takes through breathtaking landscapes alongside alluring rural villages to arrive at Bandipur. The town illustrates Newari architecture, where you can capture the beauty of ancient temples. You will also explore local culture and people and capture the moment through your lens.
In the evening, enjoy dinner and stay overnight in the hotel.
In the early morning, you will relish breakfast in your hotel and get ready for a sunrise-view trek. On the way, you will explore the village to capture some wonderful photos and immerse yourself in the rural Nepali lifestyle. While doing so, you will experience the moment that will go with you for a lifetime.
After exploring Bandipur, you will return to Kathmandu on a scenic drive. Stay overnight in Kathmandu.
After breakfast, you will travel to the Pashupatinath Temple, the sacred Hindu temple. The UNESCO world heritage site offers you to explore and capture the rich culture and heritage of Hindus. The artistic structures of temples and shrines offer beautiful photographs.
From the sacred Pashupatinath temple, your next destination is Bhaktapur Durbar Square, which is yet another UNESCO Heritage site. On the site, you will capture the incredible architecture, wooden art, and stone carvings into your lens. You will be amazed by the art every time you look at the photos in the future.
Later, you will drive to Nagarkot, a hill station located near Bhaktapur. On the way, you will witness amazing views of the Himalayan range and capture the view with your camera.
Overnight stay in Nagarkot.
The day starts with a delicious breakfast at a Nagarkot hotel. You will spend a beautiful morning enjoying and clicking the stunning views of the Himalayan ranges. Exploring the local market, you will also capture photographs of the vibrant streets.
Next, you will visit Changu Narayan Temple, one of the oldest Hindu temples in Nepal. In this world heritage site, you can capture stunning images of intricate carvings and sculptures.
Continuing the trip, you will drive to Bugmati and Khokana in Lalitpur, where you can explore charming Newari culture and tradition. The beautiful places include numerous unique architecture, traditional houses, and historical monuments. This will keep your camera busy throughout.
Return to the hotel in Kathmandu and stay overnight.
Sadly, today is the end of your Photography Tour. After early morning breakfast, the NBM representative will transfer you to the airport to wave a final goodbye.