16 days
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Year round

Discover Nepal Tour presents a glimpse of Nepal and extends an absorbing and delightful journey for all categories of travelers. It is nestled among the peaks of the high Himalayas, with plenty of natural beauty and colorful history. This tour lets you discover historical monuments and architecture. A stunning view of the Himalayas and tiny rural villages makes you enjoy the visits. Another reason is a fascinating tour that explores verdant forests brimming with wildlife.

Discover Nepal tour includes Nepal’s most famous UNESCO World Heritage sites. It is not only visiting Buddhist pilgrimage sites but Hindu pilgrimage sites also. The Lumbini (the birthplace of Lord Buddha) is the Buddhist pilgrimage site. Boudhanath is also a Buddhist pilgrimage site too. The Pashupatinath and other temples are Hindu pilgrimage sites. So, the Chitwan National Park shows you a different side of Nepal. It is due to unique flora and fauna. The city of Lakes Pokhara is still to explore, and lots of things to do in Pokhara, while Sarangkot is the best viewpoint visible to Dhaulagiri and Annapurna massif.

The Discover Nepal tour combines ancient historical sites with spectacular destinations. Besides, the jungle safari in Asia’s ideal Chitwan National Park, with a time of the old medieval tiny town. Also, picturesque Pokhara encloses hidden Palpa. Indeed, the Discover Nepal tour has become one of the best holidays. It is allowing Nepal exploration.

Discover Nepal Tour: Quick facts

Explore Kathmandu’s diverse mix of cultures and Buddhist and Hindu shrines.
Visit the medieval town of Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur

Discover Nepal through refreshing tropical & subtropical forests in the lap of the Himalayas.
Pokhara – Relax in this laid-back town on the shores of Phewa Lake.

Visiting hidden towns and villages of Palpa unto holy Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha
Nargakot – Hill station close to Kathmandu offers stunning sunrise and sunset view


Brief itinerary 

Kathmandu valley (Pashupatinath-Bouddhanath – Kirtipur – Swyambhunath – Patan – Bungamati – Khokana). Chitwan National Park – Lumbini (Buddha’s birthplace) – Palpa – Pokhara – Bandipur. Kathmandu Valley (Dakshinkali – Pharping – Nagarkot – Bhaktapur.)


Day 1: Arrival day (1,300 m)

Upon arrival at Kathmandu, you will greet and welcome by our agency’s representative in front of the Arrival gate with a Display board of Himalayan Exploration Treks then transfer to your Hotel.

Day 2: Kathmandu-Pashupatinath-Bouddhanath.

Early morning, departure for flight on Everest, more than an hour in an airplane at high altitude in the mountains below. Visit Pashupatinath (Hindu religious shrine and cremations on the river bank) and afternoon visit Boudhanath, an immense “Stupa” Tibetan, time or Tibetan pilgrims come to circle the temple with their prayer wheels.

Day 3: Kathmandu, Kirtipur-Swyambhunath.

Visit the ancient royal capital of Kathmandu (called Basantapur Durbar Square), Swayambhunath (also called Monkey Temple), a large Buddhist temple (which dominates Kathmandu) with a temple Hindu inside. In the late afternoon visit the town of Kirtipur, founded in the 9th century.

Day 4: Patan-Bungamati-Khokana.

Visit Patan, the ancient royal capital, the city of golden roofs, second largest city of the valley. The city has stretched Buddhist Posse. In the afternoon, visit the traditional village of Newar, Bungmti surrounded by paddies, Khokana, which is famous for its mustard oil.

Day 5: Kathmandu – Chitwan National Park (about 6h00 drive).

After breakfast, depart for Chitwan National Park, which is the most famous Asian wildlife and flora. About 5 hours by private car after lunch, walk in the ethnic group of Tharu to discover the daily life and culture.

Day 6: Chitwan.

Wake up 5h 30 am the departure for an Elephant safari for exploring the jungle of different species of animals including the one-horned rhinoceros, two kinds of monkeys, deer, crocodiles, and if lucky, you may spot a tiger. In the afternoon, a traditional canoeing trip on the Rapti River to see crocodiles and waterfowl. In the evening, discover the Tharu cultural dance performance.

Day 7: Chitwan – Lumbini (about 5h00 by bus).

Upon request wake at 5 am to see 30 birds (with a guide). After breakfast, drive to Lumbini, the birthplace of Buddha, one of the four major sites of Buddhism in the world. Visit the temple of Maya Devi, the column of Asoka, a sacred pool where Maya Devi bathed her son and monasteries.

Day 8: Lumbini-Palpa (1343m / approx 4 hrs)

5 hours drive by car to the ancient capital of the kingdom of Magar, a town of Tansen in Palpa district. Explore the city and the old palace in the 17th century.

Day 9: Palpa – Pokhara (about 4 hours).

Depart to Pokhara by car, along with the water bank of Narayani River through the magnificent scenery of the hills of Nepal. It is the 2nd largest city of Nepal, with an exceptional view of the Annapurna range.

Day 10: Pokhara and surroundings.

Early morning transfer by car to climb up to 1590m Sarankot to see the sunrise, panoramic view of the Himalayas, in good time, the peaks of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Machhapuchare (mountain queue Poisson). Visit the International Mountain Museum, boat on Phewa Lake and then visit David’s fall. In the afternoon, depart for the Tibetan refugee camp.

Day 11: Pokhara – Bandipur (about 3h00).

Departure by car to Bimalnagar, Newar authentic village, discovered a cave that famous Siddh largest in Asia and then climb to Bandipur, Bandipur an old city of the 19th century to the top of a hill. Discover a spectacular panorama of the entire chain of the Himalayas and temples around the city.

Day 12: Bandipur-Gorkha (about 2 hours).

After breakfast, depart to Gorkha by private car. Discover the ancient palace of Gorkha for over three hundred years and situated on a hill by the Shah dynasty. Visit the Kali temple, built by King Ram Shah, and the mausoleum of Guru Gorkhanath behind the palace, a cave that offers impressive views of the mountains.

Day 13: Gorkha-Kathmandu (by Car).

Departure by car to Kathmandu, a superb spectacle, according to the Himalayan peaks. Afternoon visits the ancient royal capital of Kathmandu (called Basantapur Durbar Square).

Day 14: Dakshinkali-Pharping- Nagarkot.

Early in the morning, visit the Temple Dakshin Kali “the goddess Demand of blood,” one of the most important sites sacrifices of animals every Tuesday and Saturday thousands of Nepalese come here to sacrifice animals. Drive back to Pharping where the “Guru Rimpoche” was made meditation in the caves. Padmasambhava “Guru Rimpoche” was the founder of Tibetan Buddhism in the 6th century. Later in the day, starting with the peasant villages of the valley and lush forests until at the stage of Nagarkot, 2175m, great point of view on the Himalayas.

Day 15: Drive from Nagarkot to Kathmandu via Bhaktapur

Early in the morning we enjoy the charming sunrise view & amazing surrounding landscapes, forests, Mountain View, and the clear horizon. After the time, we drive back to Kathmandu. Visit Bhaktapur en route. Bhaktapur is a unique old town divided into 24 traditional localities. It is also famous by the name ‘city of devotees’ as the landmark has a great influence on religion, culture, and Tantrism. The beautifully designed Bhaktapur durbar square is the center of attraction for its unique structure and rich cultural heritage. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 26: Free Day in Kathmandu.

You will free all day and may have a chance to visit once in the heritage site, Rest for long days in the mountain.

Day 16: Final departure

You will be transferred to the airport 3 hours before your scheduled flight to your home country.
DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Kathmandu International Airport
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive at least 3 hours before the flight.
Airport transfer
Accommodations stay in Nepal
Full board in Chitwan
Land transport in Nepal
Accompanied by English speaking cultural guide.
Applicable Government Taxes
International Airfare
Nepal Visa fees
Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Personal Expenses
Travel Insurance
Entries monuments and museums.
Personal beverages
Guide and driver gratuity

Prices quoted and payable only in (US$ dollars). All prices published on our website set as low as possible. The Prices may vary at any time due to currency fluctuation, fuel prices, and unforeseen economic circumstances. But, we guarantee our prices which already signed up for your tour. Please consult us for a custom quote.

Discover Nepal Tour
Discover Nepal Tour
Chitwan Wildlife safari
Maya Devi Temple
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Pottery square bhaktapur
Patan Durbar Square
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Tour Reviews

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Kumar was more of a friend than a guide. He was very accommodating and brought us around Kathmandu from the perspective of a local rather than foreigner. It was so eye-opening and such a lovely place to explore especially when you feel at home. Himalayan Exploration Trek is the way to go!

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