6 Days Nepal Panorama
This tour can considered as a short and famous tour in Nepal as it includes visit to Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. Kathmandu is mixed city of old and new with many UNESCO World Heritage Sites which are rich in traditional arts & architectures, interesting history & cultures and unique lifestyle of the people. Pokhara is charming & scenic place due to the presence of many beautiful lakes and amazing Fish Tail and Annapurna mountain views in the background.
Day 01 Kathmandu D
Upon arrival, you will be met by our representative and transferred to the hotel. In the evening is free on your own.
Day 02 Kathmandu – Pokhara (B/L/D) 6 hrs drive
Today we will drive to Pokhara, the second largest and the most beautiful city in Nepal. Pokhara is famous for breathtaking views of Mt. Fistail and Annapurna mountain ranges and beautiful lakes.
On arrival in Pokhara, check in to hotel and free time to explore the lake side area.
Day 03 Pokhara sightseeing (B/L/D)
Wake up early morning to take a short 30 minutes drive to Sagrangkot which is located at a height of 1600m. Sarangkot is renowned for its beautiful sunrise view and panoramic mountain views. Guests can enjoy the beautiful scenery for a while and drive back to hotel and breakfast. Later a half day sightseeing tour of Pokhara is in store for you. We will be visiting World Peace Stupa, Davis Fall, the old town of Pokhara & Tibetean Refugee camp. There will be 1 hour boating in Lake Fewa to enjoy the lake view and the mountains. After the sightseeing, you can walk around lake side area which is filled with shops, cafes & restaurants.
Day 04 Pokhara - Kathmandu B/L/D 6 hrs drive
After breakfast, we will drive to Kathmandu enjoying the natural views along the way. Upon arrival, check in to hotel and free in the evening.
Day 05 Kathmandu B/L/D
After brekfast proceed to Swoyambhunath Stupa (UNESCO World Heritage Site), also known as "Monkey temple” The temple charms with its great dazzling Stupa, while at the same time, offering a view of Kathmandu city. The two-thousand year-old Stupa is the most profound expression of Buddhist symbolism in Nepal. There’s evidence to believe the hill was used for animist rites even before Buddhism arrived in the valley two thousand years ago.
Our next destination is Patan Durbar Square (UNESCO World Heritage Site). Patan Durbar Square complex is perhaps the most photographed of the three durbar squares. Located in the heart of Patan city, this was once the palace of the kings of Patan. The square is a display of Newari architecture that had reached its pinnacle during the reign of Malla kings who were great builders and patrons of the arts.
After Patan durbar square visit to Khokana. Khokana is a small Newari Village located just 6 kilometers from Patan. Khokana is a small village in which traditional craftsmanship still takes an important role. Villagers can often be seen spinning, winnowing and crushing mustard seeds. Especially the latter is what Khokana is most famous for, it's mustard oil. The village has a broad street leading into its center. On the left side the three storied Shree Rudrayani temple can be seen.
After exploring Khokana we will walk to Bungmati. This is an approximately 15 minutes’ walk through on the road dividing the agricultural land. Bungmati, just like Khokana, is a Newari village where traditional life still can be seen. The village houses the typical Newari buildings and has an interesting main square where one can view the Ganesh Temple and the Machhindranath Temple.
In the evening we will proceed for farewell dinner with cultural show.
Day 06 Departure (B)
Free time in the morning until your departure to Airport with lots of memories of Nepal
Trip Name: 6 Days Nepal Panorama
Best Season: Sep to Dec, Jan to Jun
Tour Starts: Kathmandu
Tour Ends: Kathmandu
Maximum Altitude: 2300m
Places Covered: Kathmandu & Pokhara
Activity: Sightseeing, Cultural & historic tour, Mountain Views, Boating