One Week Nepal Tour
One Week Nepal Tour : A visit to The Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal is a step towards paradise that promises you the most fascinating holiday of your life. Clear Sky Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd. Much of the land outside the Kathamandu valley is untouched by man. Beyond Nepal’s capital are a series of remote mountain villages scattered throughout the Himalayas. These villages are sustained by subsistence farming using traditional farming practices of buffalo-drawn ploughs, hand harvesting and threshing of grains, and corn ground by water mills.A land of eternal fascination, ancient history, cultural richness and diversity as well as pristine countryside, visitors are captivated not only by its impressive peaks, lush terrain and superb scenery, but also by its holiness and spiritual significance. For many centuries, the Himalayas became renowned as the hiding place for ancient sages to meditate, and many famous texts on religion, philosophy, medicine, yoga, literature and mathematics were written there.
One week Nepal Tour
Duration: 8 days
Transportation: Private land transportation
Accommodation: 3 nights in Kathmandu, 1 night in Nagarkot 1 nights in Pokhara , 2 nights in Chitwan
Destination(s): Nepal (Kathmandu-Nagarkot-Pokhara , Chitwan)
Specialty Categories: Art/Architecture, History Tours, Museum Tours, Safari Tours, Mountain views, Pilgrimage Tours, world heritage sites.
Group Size : Min 2 pax
# Airport Pick up & Drop of Transportation by private vehicle
# All land transportation by private transportation as per itinerary
# Twin sharing accommodation in 3 star hotel in Kathmandu, Nagarkot,Chitwan & Pokhara with breakfast as per itinerary
# Trip escorted by an English speaking guide, private transportation & all entrance fees
# Chitwan National Park fee
# Meals (Breakfast, lunch, dinner) in Chitwan
# Jungle Safari Activities( Jungle Safari, Jungle walk, Elephant Safari, Bird Watching ,canoeing ride, Tharu cultural stick dance
# Accommodation, meals, salary, equipment transportation, Insurance & allowance for guide
# First Aid Kit
# Travel & Rescue arrangement.
# Farewell Dinner
# International Airfare
# Nepal Visa fee (US$ 40 per person for 30 days)
# Airport Departure taxes/Excess baggage charges.
# Lunch/Dinner in Kathmandu, Pokhara
# Medical evacuation in case of emergency.
# Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
# Tips, any expenses of personal nature, client's insurance
# Soft/hard drinks
# Expenses incurred due to mishaps, landslide, strikes, political unrest etc. In such case extra will be charged as per actual
# Anything doesn’t specified in cost include sections
Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary, but as this is adventure travel in a remote mountain region we cannot guarantee it! Weather conditions and the health of trekkers can all contribute to changes. The guides and their Sherpa assistants will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.
Accommodation on the trek & Food
You will be accommodated in lodges during tea house trek & tent in camping trek . Typical food available for lunch and dinner is Nepali rice & lentils, pasta, potato dishes, soups or pizzas. Delicious pancakes, porridge, toast and eggs are the main breakfast fare, while tea, coffee and hot chocolate are always available. You will probably be pleasantly surprised at the variety of food at the lodges.
There are a lot of steep ascents and descents on the trek and a good level of fitness is required. Some days you may be required to walk up to six hours. Please note that the estimated walking time each day will vary according to the overall fitness of the group and weather conditions.
Footwear & Clothing: Bring well broken-in walking shoes, suitable for snow; thick socks, light socks, camp shoes; down or fiber filled waterproof jacket and pants; sweater or fleece jacket; underwear; warm and cotton or polypropylene pants or jeans; shirts and T-shirts; shorts; long underwear; wool hat; sun hat; gloves; bathing suit; comfortable track/gym suit.
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Kathmandu arrival (1350m) & Overnight in Hotel
Clear Sky Treks Representatives will welcome groups at the Kathmandu Airport and drop you at the hotel. After check-in at the hotel and refreshments,CST office management personnel and a guide will formally introduce themselves and provide a trip briefing. Group members should submit 2 passport size photos plus a copy of their passport and a copy of Travel insurance to the office personnel.
Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley and Overnight in Hotel
After breakfast, you start an interesting tour around Kathmandu. We will arrange a guide of your chosen language to give you a tour and introduction to our rich culture amongst our ancient and fascinating history and religion. In our sightseeing tour you go to Pashupatinath (most popular Hindu Pilgrimage Temple) , Baudhanath(biggest stupa in south Asia) ,Kathmandu Durbar square(home of living goddess) & Swayambhunath( Monkey temple). Late Afternoon, our guide will bring you Thamel for rickshaw tour It will be tour of Half an hour Kathmandu Durbar Square: This is one of the most popular tourist destination enlisted in the World Heritage Sites. Clustered around the central Durbar Square is the old Royal Palace (Hunman Dhoka), numerous interesting temples, the Kumari Chowk or Kumari Bahal (House of the Living Goddessa)and the Kasthamandap (House of wood) from which Kathmandu derived its present name. An inquisitive exploration in the Durbar Square reveals the ancient art and Architecture of Nepal which has proved to be a masterpiece to everyone accepting its genuineness. Kathmandu Valley has much to offer as . Swayambhu Nath Stupa: situated on a hillock about 77m above the sea level of the Kathmandu valley and said to be 2,000 yrs old .A large image of Buddha is in a monastery next to the stupa. It is also known as the Monkey temple, and the major landmark in the valley. From the top of a hillock on its eastern side it provides an excellent viewpoint over Kathmandu. Pashupati Nath Temple: Holiest Hindu pilgrimage spot & the temple of Lord Shiva. The richly ornamented pagoda houses, the scared linga, or phallic symbol of Lord Shiva fascinates everyone. Near the temple at the edge of Bagmati River lies "Arya Ghat" where cremation is performed. Budha Nath Stupa: It is the focal point of Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal and is the largest stupa in the South Asia, looming 36m overhead , This Monument List is also known as Khasti. The name ‘Boudhanath’ is composed of two different words Boudha and Nath. Boudha means wisdom and the suffix Nath stands for Lord. Thus Boudhanath means the Lord of wisdom. In this area there are more than 45 Buddhist monasteries located at the base. After sightseeing, drive to Thamel & evening enjoy rickshaw ride in Thamel. Thamel is main main tourist hub inside Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu – Nagarkot
Nagarkot, located 32 kilometers east of Kathmandu, is one of the most scenic spots in Bhaktapur district and is renowned for its spectacular sunrise view of the Himalaya when the weather is clear. Visitors often travel to Nagarkot from Kathmandu to spend the night so that they can be there for the breathtaking sunrise. Nagarkot has become famous as one of the best spots to view Mount Everest as well as other snow-topped peaks of the Himalayan range of eastern Nepal. It also offers an excellent view of the Indrawati river valley to the east. With an elevation of 2,195 meters, Nagarkot also offers a panoramic view of the Valley and is described by visitors as a place whose beauty endures year round.Keep the route connecting to Nagarkot and stay overnight in Hotel.
Drive to Pokhara .Overnight in Hotel
After breakfast, drive to Pokhara which takes almost 6 hours .Pokhara is a remarkable place of natural beauty. Situated at an altitude of 827m from the sea level and 200km west of Kathmandu valley, the city is known as a center of adventure. The enchanting city has several beautiful lakes and offers stunning panoramic views of Himalayan peaks. The serenity of lakes and the magnificence of the Himalayas rising behind them create an ambience of peace and magic. Evening you can enjoy lake side boating & visit Barahi temple known as Island Temple.
Drive to Sarankot for sun rise view & drive to Chitwan Overnight in hotel BLD
Early Morning drive Sarangkot, to observe the panoramic view of northern mountains as well as Pokhra Valley. Annapurna range and overlook the valley of Pokhara to enjoy the eye fast of the east. A view tower has been built in the top of Sarangkot hill at an elevation of 1,600 meters. Then you can walk down to Pokhara . On the trails you can enchant with local people & observe traditional life style. After back to Pokhara Hotel drive to Chitwan, All the way we descend down along the winding road. After checking in to the hotel and getting refreshed you will be briefed about full nature programs by our nature guide. Then we head on for activities. There will be a guided village walk and a walk on the banks of the Rapti River to watch the charming sunset views in the sub-tropical jungle. In the evening, dinner with cultural program by ethnic tribal people with their stick dance and tribal drums.
Jungle Safari Activities. Overnight in hotel
Full Day Jungle safari Activities, The Chitwan National Park has been declared by the World Heritage Site. Today you will discover why the National Park holds an important place in preserving the wild lives that are rapidly getting extinct from this planet. You're almost sure to spot water buffalo, egrets, woodpecker, and deer in their natural habitat. The Park is also home to rhinoceros, tigers, leopards, sloth bears, wild bison, gangetic dolphin, 468 birds, butterflies, as well as the near extinct Gharials crocodiles. You can do a number of activities here - an elephant safari, a nature walk, bird watching, a jungle drive or a canoe trip. You may even take a bath with an elephant and learn how to wash your elephant! Don't forget take a video of your elephant-bath which will be one of the fondest memories of the lifetime. Overnight at Chitwan.
Drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight in Hotel
Drive to Kathmandu.. Late afternoon visit to Horoscope specialist. A report includes all calculations and charts mentioned above plus character prediction based on ascendant and birth star. In the evening you will drive you for farewell dinner with cultural dance.
International Departure B
All too soon it's time to bid Nepal farewell and one realizes that we can never be intimate, only acquainted with this amazing country.