Two weeks in Nepal

Two weeks tour in Nepal

Two Week in Nepal

Kathmandu - Nagarkot – Gorkha – Bandipur – Pokhara – Lumbini - Chitwan Tour, duration14 days:

Two weeks Round Tour in Nepal; who have two weeks short time and want to visit the historical and cultural place as well as to see the panoramic view, we design itinerary for those tourists. Asian Hiking Team two weeks itineraries discretion sightseeing in Kathmandu valley, Nagarkot, Dhulikhel, rafting in Trishuli river, visit Gorkha, Bandipur, Pokhara, Lumbini, and Chitwan then return to Kathmandu.

Nagarkot is a famous place to see the mountain ranges and sunrise. It lies at an altitude of 2175 meters and is located 32 km east of Kathmandu. From this place, one can have a complete panoramic view of the snowy ranges of Annapurna, Langtang, Choba Bhamre, Gaurishanker, Number Karyolung etc.

Gorkha is 141 km western part from Kathmandu, birthplace of King Prithvinarayan Shah, who founded Nepal, situated on a hill overlooking the snowy peaks of the Himalayan beautiful old palace known as Gorkha palace & Kalika temple.

Pokhara valley is situated at an altitude of 827 meters above the sea level and is 200 kilometres west of Kathmandu valley. Prithivi Raj Marga is the highway linked with Bhairahawa by Siddhartha Raj Marga [Sunauli border]. It is a combination of the long arrays of world-famous snow clad peaks, emerald lakes, turbulent rivers with deep Georges and picturesque villages inhabited by Magar, Gurungs and Thakalis. Pokhara offers the magnificent views of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Machhapuchhare, five peaks of Annapurna Himalayas and others. Pokhara numerous lakes known as "Tal" in Nepal offer fishing, boating and swimming, which ensure the famous Phewa, Begnas and Rupa Lakes of Pokhara. Pokhara is also referred to as the centre of adventure. It is the starting point for most of the popular trekking & rafting destinations. The serenity of Phewa lake and the magnificence of Machhapuchhare [6,977 m] rising behind it, creates an ambiance of peace and magic.

Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha, the apostle of peace and compassion. It is 21 km west of Bhairahawa and 285 km south-west of Kathmandu. It is a place of pilgrimage for Buddhist as well as a place of reverence for peace lovers of any religious faith throughout the world. In Lumbini the central attraction is the sacred garden with Maya Devi temple depicting the birth of Lord Buddha, Ashoka Pillar pinpoints the birthplace of Buddha and Shakya Tank where Maya Devi, the mother of Lord Buddha, is supposed to have taken a dip before bringing forth the baby - Lord Buddha. Around this holy site, there are remnants of Monasteries and Chaityas built over the centuries following Buddha's birth in 632 BC.

Chitwan National Park covers an area of 932 sq. km. The park includes hilly areas covered by deciduous Sal forest. One fifth of the park is made up of the floodplains of Narayani, Rapti, it's covered by dense tall elephant grass interspersed with reverie forests of silk cotton trees. This ecologically diverse area is a haven for some animal species and exotic birds. Chitwan National park is one of the World Heritage Sites. Sauraha is known as a natural way to Chitwan National park. Chitwan is also known for the cultural diversity of ethnic Tharu people. Arrival in Chitwan, transfer to Hotel, reception, welcome drinks, lunch, and Tharu village visit, museum and sun set tour, on next day wake-up call, breakfast, canoeing, jungle walk, visit elephant breeding center, Lunch, and elephant back safari or jungle drive, evening walk, dinner and Tharu Cultural show. On the last day wake-up Call, visit bird watching tour, breakfast and departure.

Day by day itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel half an hour's drive, overnight at Hotel Kathmandu (B).

Day 02: City Sightseeing in Kathmandu with Guide/Car, 5-7 hours, (BB)

Day 03: Hiking from Sakhu to Nagarkot 4-5 hours, overnight in Nagarkot Hotel, (BB)

Day 04: After sunrise view and breakfast sightseeing to Bhaktapur and Patan and transfer to Hotel, overnight at hotel Kathmandu, (BB).

Day 05: Drive to Rafting starting point, 3.30 hours, Rafting in Trishuli river drop to Gorkha 2 hours, overnight at hotel Gorkha, (B, L, D).

Day 06: Visit Gorakhnath, Kalika Temple and drive to Bandipur 3-5 hours, overnight at Hotel Bandipur, (BB).

Day 07: After sunrise view and walk around and drive to Pokhara 4 hours, transfer to hotel, overnight at Hotel Pokhara (BB).

Day 08: City Sightseeing in Pokhara full day with boating by car 5-8 hours, overnight at hotel Pokhara, (BB).

Day 09: Drive to Lumbini through Tansen by car/bus 4-6 hours, overnight in Hotel Lumbini, (BB).

Day 10: Sightseeing Tour in Lumbini full day, overnight at hotel Lumbini (BB).

Day 11: Drive to Chitwan National Park By bus/car, 4-5 hours, transfer to hotel, Jungle activities start, overnight at hotel/resort Chitwan, (B/L/D).

Day 12: Full day Jungle activities in Chitwan National Park, 7am to 5 pm, (B/L/D).

Day 13: Drop to tourist bus park on way to Kathmandu by tourist bus, 5 hours, transfer to hotel, overnight at hotel Kathmandu (BB).

Day 14: Drop to Airport or next trip, end your tour, (B).

Note: BB- Bed and breakfast, B= Bed, L= Lunch, D= Dinner.