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Enjoy 6 Days Kathmandu Nagarkot Pokhara Tour covering three scenic places of Nepal. This tour is also called Highlights of Nepal.
The Kathmandu Nagarkot Pokhara tour itinerary is specially designed for travelers who wish to explore scenic spots in Nepal during a short stay. The major attractions of this tour package are Culture, Traditions, Heritages, a Sunrise/Sunset view over the Himalayas, and the natural beauty of Pokhara.
Spend two nights in the capital city of Nepal – Kathmandu. Enjoy a sightseeing tour inside the valley with a professional guide. Explore Newari culture, Heritage, and traditions strolling the city’s narrow lanes. Witness Hindu and Buddhist rituals at Pashupatinath temple and Boudhnath stupa. Kathmandu is a unique capital city that still preserves ancient heritages and arts and crafts.
Escape for one overnight stay at Nagarkot, located 38 kilometers from Kathmandu. Nagarkot is a popular hill station situated at 2100 meters above sea level. Nagarkot offers incredible sunrise and sunset view over the Himalayas.
Drive to Pokhara, another primary tourist site in Nepal. Pokhara is famous for its natural wonders and close view of the Himalayas from the valley. It is considered the Shangri-La of the Himalayas, as its enchanting beauty has been the subject of many travel writers. From the viewpoint of Sarangkot, you will enjoy the view of Annapurna, Fishtail, and the Dhaulagiri massif at sunrise. It is one of the highlights of your trip. You will also explore other tourist sites in Pokhara, famous for its natural wonders. Pokhara is the ultimate platform for adventure activities. In your free time, you can enjoy Paragliding, Bungy Jump, or hiking nearby. Pokhara is also a gateway for Annapurna trekking and various popular hiking paths. With the magnificent Annapurna range forming the backdrop and the serenity of three major lakes – Phewa, Rupa, and Begnas – Pokhara is the ultimate destination for relaxation.
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Highlights of the Kathmandu Nagarkot Pokhara Tour
- Close-up view of the highest mountain in the world, Everest.
- An incredible sunrise and sunset view over the Himalayan panorama of Nagarkot and Sarangkot.
- Experience the daily life of the Nepalese people.
- Explore the history, art, and architecture of the Pashupatinath Hindu Temple.
- Visit Kathmandu’s Durbar Square and the famous World Heritage Site.
- Visit the largest Buddhist stupa, Boudhanath, and Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple) for a panoramic view of the Kathmandu Valley (City of Temples).
Tour Type: Cultural and Natural Beauty
Duration: 5 Nights/6 Days
Destination: Kathmandu, Nagarkot & Pokhara
Group Size: 1 & above
Arrival city: Kathmandu
Departure City: Kathmandu
Meals: Daily Breakfast
Price: Budget, Standard, Deluxe & Luxury
Kathmandu Nagarkot Tour Itinerary
You will arrive at Kathmandu airport. Meet your airport representative outside the arrival hall holding a signboard of your name. You will be assisted and transferred to your hotel in the city center.
Later you will meet our tour guide waiting at the hotel lobby for the sightseeing tour of Swoyambhunath stupa. This stupa, also called the “Monkey temple,” is located on a hilltop overlooking the Kathmandu valley floor and Himalayan ranges. You will see the cultural harmony between Hindu and Buddhist followers as both followers pay homage to this site. Swoyambhunath is not the only place to see religious bounding but a superb place for natural beauty with pristine air. Due to its location on a hilltop, this site provides a birds-eye view of the valley. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu
Your sightseeing tours begin after breakfast. Your guide will come to your hotel and meet you at the hotel lobby at 0930 am. You will proceed with a sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath temple, located on the bank of the Bagmati River. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is often known as the "abode of Shiva." Only Hindus are permitted to enter the temple complex for worship; however, others can go to another side of the temple to see Hindu people's rituals and morning activities. You will also witness the rare funeral ceremony as per Hindu traditions at cremation ghats on the bank of the holy river Bagmati.
After the visit to Pashupatinath temple, you will proceed to Boudhnath stupa, located 3 Kilometers away from the temple. Boudhnath stupa is also known as "Mini Tibet" and is one of the largest Buddhist stupas in Nepal. Tibetan settlements and monasteries surround this stupa. You will witness Buddhist rituals and traditions at the Boudhnath area, which is en-circle by Buddhist prayer flags and manes.
Afternoon, you will drive 14 Kilometer east to Kathmandu to visit the best preserved ancient city of Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur is also called the cultural hub of the Newari people. Many of the highly decorated buildings and shrines were destroyed in the 1934 & 2015 earthquakes. However, the main square still contains a few temples and other architectural show pieces; the Lion Gate, the statue of Bhupatindra Malla, the Palace of 55 Windows, the Bell of the barking dogs, the Nyatapola Temple, and the replica of Pashupatinath temple. In Bhaktapur, you will observe the Newari people with traditional and daily work. Narrow lanes of Bhaktapur offer bargain prices for the Thankas "Oil painting on Silk," which you can buy if interested.
After the visit, drive to Nagarkot hill station on the hilltop overlooking the Central Himalayan ranges and Kathmandu Valley floor. Nagarkot is a popular hill station near Kathmandu famous for sunrise and sunset views. If the weather is very clear, you can see Mount Everest from here. Nagarkot offers one of the longest Himalayan ranges view offering 8 out of 14 ranges inside Nepal. The view stretch from Annapurna in the west to Makalu in the east. Free time on your own to enjoy the sunset view from the hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Nagarkot
After breakfast, your driver will meet you at the hotel lobby, and you will drive along the scenic mountain highway to Pokhara. Pokhara is the second most famous destination after Kathmandu and is popular for its natural beauty. Upon arrival at Pokhara, check in at the hotel. The rest of the day is free to stroll around the Phewa Lakeside area yourself. Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara
Early morning, excursion to Sarangkot to see the sunrise over Mt. Annapurna, Dhaulagiri massif & Mt. Fishtail. Return to hotel for breakfast.
Afternoon, commence on a Pokhara city tour which includes Bindavashini temple, Seti Gorge, Devi's Fall & Gupteshwor Mahadev cave.
The rest of the day is free to relax, admiring the beauty. Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara
Morning drive back to Kathmandu. Check-in at the hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu
Transfer to Kathmandu airport n time to board your flight back home.