Swyambhunath Stupa

Kathmandu Pokhara Tour

  • Trip Duration6 Days
  • Trip GradeEasy
  • Max. Altitude1300 M
  • Cost Starting FromContact Us
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle
  • Accommodation: 3 Star Hotel Basis
  • Max. Altitude: 1300 M
  • Min. Group Size: 01 Minimum - 10 Maximum

Highlights

  • Enjoy sightseeing tour to various historical/natural/cultural world heritage sites in Kathmandu as well as visit religious Pilgrimage site of Buddhist and Hindu
  • Enjoy scenic Drive to Pokhara
  • Explore the natural wonders of Pokhara
  • Witness panoramic views of Himalayan range, sunrise and Pokhara city from Sarangkot
  • Explore the world peace Stupa and Tibetan refugee camp 

Kathmandu Pokhara Tour let you to see the hidden beauty of mystifying city of Pokhara and explore the magic cultural and traditional monuments of Kathmandu valley.  Kathmandu is a great city that carries with it a glorious traditional and cultural significance with the world’s most historic and traditional monuments in Kathmandu by taking a day tour to some of the world’s most mystifying world heritage sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, The famous monkey temple, Pashupatinath Temple and famous Boudhanath Stupa. Pokhara is a city of beautiful lakes, temples and a lot of natural splendor. 

Kathmandu Pokhara Tour starts with a city tour of Kathmandu right next day of your arrival in Kathmandu. We will operate a guided city tour to Kathmandu Durbar Square where you will explore the ancient royal palace, Kastamandap Temple, Hanuman Dhoka, Bhairab Shrine and many more religious and cultural attractions. A tour to Swoyambhunath Temple which is believed to be self-erupted would be a great exploration for you. Swoyambhunath is not only a famous for Buddhist Pilgrimage but also stands as a symbol of truth, compassion and unity for Non-Buddhists. As you continue your tour to great Pashupatinath Temple, you will be amazed with its religious significances. At Pashupatinath you will also see Ghat (Crematorium) where people are cremated as per the customs and traditions. Similarly, Boudhanath Stupa has its own significance and history. Boudhanath stands as a religious center of Buddhists and it holds many stupas and shrines that glorify Buddhist Philosophy. We will fly to Pokhara by boarding a scenic flight later in the Evening.

Pokhara is a beautiful city and holds numerous natural splendors. Next morning we will drive to Sarangkot to enjoy the magical sunrise. Sarangkot is one of the main attractions of Pokhara and is famous to watch the sunrise and magnificent Himalayas from its vantage point. We will then continue to explore other attractions of Pokhara. We will visit Bindabasini Temple, Mahendra Cave, Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave, Pokhara regional museum, World Peace Stupa, Tibetan Refugee Camp etc. Hanging around the lakeside during the evening is a great idea in Pokhara. On the fourth day of our tour we either drive or fly back to Kathmandu. You may choose to hang around in the markets of Kathmandu at your spare time. We will organize a farewell dinner at an authentic Nepali restaurant before we finally conclude our tour. 

Itinerary

Day 1Arrive in Kathmandu

After your arrival at the airport in Kathmandu you will be greeted by one of our representatives who will later transfer you to the hotel. After hotel check in you can decide whether you would like to have a relaxing rest at the hotel or hang around the streets of Kathmandu (If you have leisure time). You will be briefed about our next day’s travel plan by our company representative. O/N you stay at the hotel.

Meals: welcome Dinner
Accommodation: Standard Hotel Basis

Today after breakfast we will organize a guided city tour where you get to discover several historical, cultural and spiritual attractions of Kathmandu. You will be seeing the world heritage sites like historical Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of lord Pashupatinath, Buddhist pilgrimage Swoyambhunath (famous by the name of Monkey temple among tourists) and Boudhanath Shrine. You will be amazed to see the culture, tradition and lifestyle of people living in Kathmandu valley. We will later catch a flight to Pokhara. Upon your arrival in Pokhara our guide you escort you to your hotel. O/N you stay at the hotel in Pokhara.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Standard Hotel Basis

Early morning, we set off for Sarangkot to catch eye popping view of sunrise from its ridge. We need to walk for a couple of minutes to reach its vantage point. Sarangkot also offers a great view of some of the tallest Himalayas of Nepal including the Annapurna Range. Later we will driver back to continue with our city tour. We will pay our visit to the famous Bindabasini Temple that is dedicated to goddess Durga.
We will continue to visit other attractions of the City like Seti River Gorge, Davis Falls, The longest cave in south Asia Gupteshwor Cave and many more. We will then drive to World peace Stupa that is situated in the hilltop. World peace Stupa is a famous tourist destination and it offers a great view of Fewa Lake and magnificent Himalayas from its vantage point. We will also visit the Tibetan Refugee Camp which is a habitat for numerous exiled Tibetans. Hanging around the lakeside in the evening and boating in the Fewa Lake for some time is indeed a great fun. O/N We stay at the hotel in Pokhara.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Standard Hotel Basis

Today we will be bidding farewell to the beautiful city of Pokhara. We will either fly back or drive back to Kathmandu. Driving back to Kathmandu is a great fun as it offers a scenic view of beautiful rivers, landscapes and traditional villages on our way back. Upon reaching Kathmandu we will organize a farewell dinner at an authentic Nepali restaurant. The traditional dances and cultural shows at the restaurants would be a great opportunity to understand the Nepali culture and tradition. After the dinner we will get back to the hotel for the overnight stay.
Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Standard Hotel Basis

Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, the place of the Malla and then the Shah Kings of Nepal, visiting Kumari Temple, house of the virgin goddess, visiting Swoyambhunath, a stupa on the top of hill - from here you can overlook the scenery of Kathmandu, Visiting Patan Durbar Square, the second largest town in the valley, Krishna Mandir, Golden Temple etc.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Standard Hotel Basis

Your trip to the majestic country of Nepal comes to an end today! You will be escorted by one of the representatives to the international terminal of Kathmandu airport approximately three hours before your flight schedule. We exchange our last good-byes and now you will be leaving Nepal with all the good memories you had during the wonderful Kathmandu Valley Tour. We hope you had a lovely time with us. Mount Trails would be obliged to be your travel partner during your next adventure in Nepal. Have a safe flight back home!
Meals: Breakfast

Trip Cost Details

Cost Include

  • Airport pick up/drop off by private vehicle as per the itinerary.
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu/Pokhara including breakfast on 3 star hotel basis 
  • Guided Kathmandu and Pokhara city tours
  • Private vehicle for sightseeing 
  • Necessary permit and monuments entrance fees.
  • Transfers by car/van or tourist bus or flight as per the itinerary.'
  • Domestic airport departure tax.
  • Experienced English speaking guide.
  • All government taxes, VAT and office service charge.


 

Cost Exclude

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu/Pokhara.
  • Extra night accommodation if needed.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs for faster service)
  • International airfare and travel insurance.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, hot shower etc.)
  • Any kind of drinks (tea/coffee, hot chocolate, boiled water, bottle water, cola, beer etc.)
  • Tips for guide (Tipping are expected but not mandatory) 

Trip Map

Useful Info

What Makes This Trip Different? 

Mount Trails believe in the quality services with great vlaue to our guests.  Your safety and satisfaction is our concern. We are a team of professional, experienced, well trained and licensed local guides who knows the destination much better than others. Not only this but also we give benefits the local communities and helps to conserve natural resources which reduced in costs and consumption.

Mount Trails works for social causes with some non-profit organization Lets Go Cool concerned with environmental conservation and preservation includes Orphan children who need better education and the better life. We are supporting for the cause with some of our profits to a certain organization so that we can make their life better and bring happiness in thier life. We believe that education and healthy children make more stable and better future of Nepal. For donation, Sponsorship or any kind of Voluntourism, please contact to our orginization  gocooltonepal@gmail.com  

Trip Note

Tour Group size

Our tour group is depends on the number of persons but we normally take in 02-10 persons in a group. However, if you are in a bigger group of more than 10 persons, we can manage tour accordingly. The maximum number 10  is the outcome of generally organized group tour. But, we are good at organizing tours for any group size you require. 

Besides the group, we have our local staffs to assist you as well. Tour does not just mean traveling around; it will be more rewarding if you can gain good bunch of information of the areas you travel and well as exploring the cities and heritage sites. So, we provide you with tour guides for that and in order to assure easy travel experience. 

Tour Guides 

For trekking group of 1 to 5 people, we provide  1 Tour Leader. 

For group of more than 5 people, we provide 1 Tour Leader and assistance guide. 

Accommodation

While in Kathmandu, your accommodation is at tourist standard hotels facilitated with Attached Bath, A/C, 24 hours running hot/cold shower, Internet service and others. The facilities provided here is of 2 to 3 star standard hotel and we serve you a breakfast at same hotel. During our trip we accommodate you on deluxe hotel on twin sharing basis. However, if you require a single supplement accommodation, it can also be made available on request at an additional cost of US$ 40. But still you need to be aware that single supplement accommodation may not be available at all the places during our tour.  

Meals

We mostly serve fresh and hygienic breakfast at hotel where you overnight. we serive you welcome dinner to let you experience typical Nepali food. During our trip we will try different  cuisines including international cuisine, Tibetan, Italian, and Continental. You can always make your choices from the food menu available there. We will have breakfast the hotel mostly whereas we will have the lunch and dinner on our way. 

Transportation

The means of transportation are private cars/vans and public bus. Pick up and drop off from airport to hotel, and hotel to airport will be done by private transportation. Also we can arrange domestic flight as per your request. Trek in Nepal will start with a drive from Kathmandu to trek starting point.

Safety and Precaution

It is necessary that you take in good precaution during your travel to avoid any difficulties in your tour. Mount Trails trustworthy, experienced, qualified tour leader escorted on your trip. Your safety is assured by the local trek guide and other staffs. It is very essential that you are accompanied with the very experienced, qualified and well-equipped leader such that your tour runs safe and successful one. All our guides at Mount Trails are trained and licensed from Nepal Government, certified from TAAN and Nepal Mountaineering Association with experience over many years. So, this is a double assurance for your safety and to make sure that you are in the correct and professionals hand. Thus, you need not worry about anything; we are here only at your service.

Add-ons

If above program itinerary that don't suit to you and wish to modify above itinerary then please let us know, we would be so much happy to create a tailor made itinerary as per your time and interest.It is also possible to combines above trip with Jungle safariRaftingMountain flight or with any other travel plans in Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan. Mount Trails expert trek tour operator will design and arrange your holiday as per your time length and interest.