Region: Kathmandu, Nepal
Activities: Tour Package
Accommodation: Hotel/Lodge guest house or Resort
Transportation: By Tourist/Local bus, Private Car/Jeep/Van or by flight to Bhairahawa
Best Season: All year round
Maximum Altitude: 1350 m
Duration: 7 days
Trip Grade: Easy.
Nepal Image Tour - The capital city, Kathmandu is enriched with temples more than homes and festivals exceeding the number of days in a year. The whole valley with its seven heritage sites has been enlisted in cultural World Heritage Site list. The place, which blends cultural vigor with modern facilities possible on earth is place liked by tourists been here. The place has more to offer and it is not only administrative capital of the country but to the fullest extend capital of traditional culture and physical resources.
The natural beauty of Pokhara in Midwestern Nepal is simply bewitching. Forming the backdrop are the spectacular Annapurna Mountains with the magnificent fish-tailed Machhapuchhre dominating the scene. Adding to Pokhara's enchantment are the three serene lakes of Phewa, Rupa and Begnas. Pokhara is its center of adventure. An enchanting city nestled in a tranquil valley; it is the starting point for many of Nepal's most popular trekking and rafting destinations.
Lumbini, in the southwest, is the birthplace of Lord Buddha and a World Heritage Site. An inscription on the Ashoka Pillar identifies the Sacred Garden as the place where the Buddha was born. Lumbini has a number of artistic temples and monasteries built through international support. Shakyamuni Buddha was born in Lumbini, in southern Nepal, twenty-five hundred years ago. Since his time, Nepal has been a sacred ground for Buddhists as the birthplace of the Buddha. Lumbini is a small town in the southern Terai plains of Nepal.
Chitwan as one of the few remaining undisturbed vestiges of the 'Terai' region, which formerly extended over the foothills of India and Nepal at the foot of the Himalayas. The Chitwan National Park has been enlisted in natural World Heritage Site. It has a particularly rich flora and fauna. One of the last populations of single-horned Asiatic rhinoceros lives in the park, which is also one of the last refuges of the Bengal tiger.
‘Nepal Image Tour’ package assembles the three great touristic destinations of Nepal-‘ancient Kathmandu’, ‘picturesque Pokhara’ and ‘Historical Lumbini’, a birth place of Gautam Buddha. We begin our trip from ‘Kathmandu’ capital of Nepal, home to seven heritage sites that has been listed in world heritage cultural heritage sites. Throughout the year, the capital celebrates many festivals, jatras, while also hosting some national and international level educational and entertaining events. The festivals are a spectacle with chariot processions and masked dancers often possessed by the spirits of the deities, that you certainly don't want to miss.
After exploring the fantastic ‘Kathmandu’, we move towards yet another great destination ‘Pokhara’, which is one of the major tourist hub of ‘Nepal. The natural beauty of Pokhara is simply awe-inspiring with beautiful lakes; hill-sides looked upon by the spectacular Annapurna ranges with the magnificent fish-tailed Machhapuchhre on the backdrop. A fascinating city set in a tranquil valley; Pokhara is the starting point of Nepal’s most popular trekking destinations.
Collecting all the fond memories, we head towards Lord Buddha. Lumbini has a number of artistic temples and monasteries; an inscription on the Ashoka Pillar identifies the sacred garden as the place where ‘Lord Buddha’ was born. The place is extremely popular among Buddhists, hence makes one of the most prominent Buddhist religious sites of the world.
‘Nepal Image Tour’ is especially packaged to give you a real feel of ‘Nepal’ in a relatively short amount of time. However, we at Skyline never force any fixed packages, we are always open to suggestions. We would love organize tailor-made trips; so please feel to contact us with your requirement.
Day 01: Arrival transfer to hotel and Sightseeing of Swayambhu Nath and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
Day 02: Sightseeing of Patan Durbar Square , Pashupatinath and Boudhanath. (B)
Day 03: Sightseeing of Bhaktapur and Thimi. Rest of the time for shopping (B)
Day 04: Drive to Lumbini or 45 minutes flight to Bhairahawa and check in Hotel (B)
Day 05: Sightseeing in Lumbini and overnight in Hotel (B)
Day 06: Lumbini to Kathmandu and rest of the time for shopping (B)
Day 07: Final Departure to the Airport (B)