Overview

This tour offer gives you a chance to visit major Hindu pilgrimage such as Pashupatinath, Budhanalikantha, and Dakshinkali. Tour includes another holy site Muktinath which required exiting fly to Muktinath at the elevation of 38800mt, one of most sacred Hindu temple. Mukti (Salvation) holds grate significance for all spiritual people in the south Asian sub continent. Muktinath (the provider of salvation) has been one such holy site, where thousands of devotees flock for attaining the much sought after Moksha.

 

Tour covers natural beauty, serenity of Phewa Lake and the magnificence of the fishtailed summit of Mt. Machhapuchhare in Pokhara. Clearly the most stunning of Pokhara's sights is the spectacular panorama of the Annapurna range which forms its backdrop.

 

Tour begins with warm traditional welcome and quick safety briefing followed by comprehensive trip briefing next day, introduction to your guide and entertain last minutes questions.

 

9 Nights 10 Days Available on request
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • 5 nights accommodation in twin sharing BB basis (Bed and Breakfast) in Hotel as per the itinerary
  • 2 Half day guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu
  • 1 professional English speaking guide
  • Private transportation during sightseeing
  • All entrance fee during sightseeing

 

Pokhara Portion:

  • 2 nights accommodation in twin sharing BB basis (Bed and Breakfast) in Hotel as per the itinerary
  • 1 Half day guided sightseeing tour of Pokhara
  • 1 professional English speaking guide
  • Private transportation during sightseeing
  • All entrance fee during sightseeing

 

Trek Portion:

  • 2 nights accommodation in twin sharing AP (all meals) basis in best available lodge en-route trek
  • ACAP Permit fee
  • TIMS Fee
  • Transportation to and from trek initiation point
  • 1 experienced trekking guide during trek
  • Guide’s equipment and transportation
  • Guide’s domestic airport tax

 

Transportation:

  • All airport transfers as per the itinerary
  • Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu in tourist bus
  • Airfare: Pokhara – Jomsom – Pokhara for clients and 1 trekking guide

 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Nepal Visa
  • Travel insurance (must cover all risk undertaken)
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara city
  • Liquor beverages (hard and soft drinks)
  • Expenses of personal nature e.g. Phone calls, laundry etc
  • Gratuity for staff
  • Services not mention herein
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Kathmandu: Pashupatinath, Dakshinkali, Budhanalikantha.
  • Janakpur: Janaki Mandir.
  • Muktinath temple.

 

Itinerary

Outline Itinerary:

 

No. of Days

Itinerary

Overnight

01:

Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel

Hotel (BB)

02:

Sightseeing of Pashupatinath and Budhanalikantha

Hotel (BB)

03:

Sightseeing of Dakshinkali, Pharping and back to Kathmandu

Hotel (BB)

04:

Drive to Pokhara evening sightseeing of Pokhara city

Hotel (BB)

05:

Fly to Jomsom trek to Muktinath

Best available lodge (AP)

06:

Muktinath and back to Jomsom

Best available lodge (AP)

07:

Fly to Pokhara sightseeing of Pokhara city

Hotel (BB)

08:

Fly or drive back to Kathmandu

Hotel (BB)

09:

Day at leisure

Hotel (BB)

10:

Final departure

Tour Concludes

 

Detailed Itinerary:

 

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu: (BB)

Arrival in Kathmandu where you will be met and transferred to Hotel just walking distance to any styles of good restaurants and shops. Our Representative will give you short briefing on hotel facilities and safety. Tonight we only have a short introduction to the area, just what you need to know before the main briefing tomorrow. O/N at Hotel in Kathmandu (BB)

 

Day 02: Sightseeing of Pashupatinath and Budhanalikantha: (BB)

Budhanalikantha is Eight kilometers north of Kathmandu is a remarkable, colossal statue of lord Vishnu reclining on a bed of snakes. The fifth-century statue lies in the middle of a small pond Budhanikantha is a place of pilgrimage for all Hindus and is the scene of great activity at such festivals as Haribodhini Ekadasi and Kartik Poornima. An interesting feature of this shrine is that the reigning King of Nepal may not visit the spot according to an old tradition. After lunch you then drive to Pashupatinath. Pashupatinath is one of the four most important religious sites in Asia for Shiva devotees. Pashupatinath, dedicated to Shiva the Destroyer, is the holiest Hindu pilgrimage destination in Nepal. O/N at Hotel in Kathmandu (BB)

 

Day 03: Sightseeing of Dakshinkali, Pharping and back to Kathmandu: (BB)

After breakfast, sightseeing of Dakshinkali Temple, the Dakshinkali Temple is dedicated to Kali, the fearful form of Lord Siva’s consort, Parvati. The main deity in the temple is the black stone, six-armed form of Kali, standing on a prostrated figure. Then you drive to Pharping. After having lunch you’ll drive back to Kathmandu. O/N at Hotel in Kathmandu (BB)

 

Day 04: Drive to Pokhara evening sightseeing of Pokhara city: (BB)

After breakfast, you’ll be driving to Pokhara which will take approx. 6hrs from Kathmandu. You’ll have your lunch in Riverside Resort on your way to Pokhara. After arrival in Pokhara, you will first visit the International Mountain Museum from where you will learn about the history of Mountains of Nepal. Then you will have a 30mins of boating in Fewa Lake and walk an hour to reach Peace Pagoda Temple. It is a Buddhist temple. Then you'll return to Lake Side for lunch. Later on you will visit Mahendra Cave and Davis Fall. O/N at Hotel in Pokhara (BB)

 

Day 05: Fly to Jomsom. Trek to Muktinath: (BB)

Today after breakfast, you’ll be transfer to Pokhara Airport for your flight to Jomsom. This is an amazing experience in its own right, retracing our route down the Kali between the awesome peaks of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna before rounding the Ghorepani pass to fly right past the beautiful peaks of Machhapuchhare. After reaching in Jomsom you then trek to Muktinath to visit Muktinath Temple. O/N at Hotel North Pole OR similar in Muktinath (AP)

 

Day 06: Muktinath and back to Jomsom: (BB)

Morning you explore places around Muktinath then start trekking back to Jomsom by a delightful route completely off the beaten track. Leaving Muktinath, we set off across the fields of Jharkot to round a remote ridge that drops down to the hidden village of Lubra. In the afternoon an easy hour’s walk brings us back to the Kali Gandaki and our very comfortable lodge at Jomsom. O/N at Majesty Guest House OR similar in Jomsom (AP)

 

Day 07: Fly to Pokhara sightseeing of Pokhara city: (BB)

There’s a little airfield at Jomsom and in the morning we take the short flight back to Pokhara. This is an amazing experience in its own right, retracing our route down the Kali between the awesome peaks of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna before rounding the Ghorepani pass to fly right past the beautiful peaks of Machhapuchhare. Then rest of the day you’ll be doing sightseeing of beautiful Pokhara City. O/N at Hotel in Pokhara (BB)

 

Day 08: Fly or drive back to Kathmandu: (BB)

Today we'll have an early morning drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu in a clean & comfortable Tourist Coach. It will take 6-7 hrs to drive. We'll reach Kathmandu late afternoon then enjoy our night at Thamel. Upon arrival, any hired gears will be collected and your international flight tickets will be distributed. O/N at Hotel in Kathmandu (BB)

 

Day 09: Day at leisure: (BB)

This pleasant day you may have full day at leisure and either relax at hotel or explore Kathmandu city, shopping etc. Kathmandu offers varieties of restaurants and fast-food for food lovers. O/N at Hotel in Kathmandu (BB)

 

Day 10: Holiday extension or transfer to airport for final departure:

Today either you’ll have your holiday extension for another tour or we will transfer you to airport for final departure flight.