Best of Kathmandu and Pokhara (6 Days / 5 Nights)
Best of Kathmandu and Pokhara
Day 1: Kathmandu
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Meeting at airport upon arrival by Holiday Personnel. Transfer to hotel. Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and the Kathmandu Valley is the political and cultural heart of the Kingdom. The urban sprawl that makes up modern Kathmandu is in fact two cities, Patan and Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - Thursday, September 28, 2017
This morning you will be taken for a visit of the Hindu culture in Nepal, Pashupatinath. This is the place where holy saddhus pray and cremations on the Bagmati River are carried out. We then continue to the holiest shrine for the Buddhist culture in Nepal, Bouddhanath, with its large stupa, this is the place where all devout Buddhists come for a pilgrimage. After completion of these two spots, you will be taken for sightseeing to City Durbar Square. This square is famous for old palaces, temples, Kumari Ghar and so on. Now we move on to Syambhunath, famous world heritage sight with magnificent views of the Kathmandu valley and tribute to Buddhism. Overnight at hotel.
Day 3: Kathmandu - Pokhara
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - Friday, September 29, 2017
Drive to Pokhara. Pokhara is 210 Km & is a 06 hours drive from Kathmandu. From Pokhara town (2,352 feet) in good weather there are splendid views right from the hotel. Overnight at hotel. Evening one can go for boating.
Day 4: Pokhara
Friday, September 29, 2017 - Saturday, September 30, 2017
Today you will visit Bindebasini Temple. This is one of the oldest temples in Pokhara was a part of Kaski Kingdom, the main deity of the temple,Goddess Durga. Sightseeing to Devis fall, also known as Patale Chango is an awesome waterfall lying 2 km southwest of Pokhara. Just opposite of Devis fall, on the other side of the road, there is Gupteshwor Cave. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5: Pokhara - Kathmandu
Saturday, September 30, 2017 - Sunday, October 1, 2017
Drive back to Kathmandu retracing the same path & transfer to hotel. Rest day at leisure. One can indulge in shopping or visit the casinos trying their lady luck. Overnight at hotel.
Day 6: Kathmandu
Sunday, October 1, 2017 - Monday, October 2, 2017
Morning will be comparatively free and closer to the time of your flight , you will be transferred to the airport in time to board your flight for onward journey.