This trip is the experience of a life time and combines all the main tourist attractions of Nepal from city sightseeing to a trek in the Himalayas. It will enable you to experience both the culture and natural beauty of Nepal in less than 21 days.
Our experienced tour and trekking guides from Himalay Heart will look after you from the time you arrive until you leave. The trip starts with 2 nights in Kathmandu during which you will enjoy the warm hospitality of the people and their rich culture with visits to some of the main heritage sites such as the holy Hindu temple of Pashupatinath and Bouddenath, the largest Buddhist stupa in the country. The journey then takes you to Nagarkot on the edge of the Kathmandu valley with awesome views of the Himalayas at sunrise and sunset and from where Mt. Everest can be seen. Then it is time for a rafting trip on the way to Chitwan National Park, one of the largest nature reserves in Asia. In Chitwan there will an elephant jungle safari and river trips during which you will see many rare animals and birds and cultural events. From here we move to Pokhara for sight seeing and boating on the Fewa Lake. There are options to trek from here to Anapurna Base Camp or you can fly to Lukla and trek to Everest Base Camp. The trip ends in Kathmandu where we say our farewells.
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu, transfers to hotel, a city walk tour. Overnight hotel.
Day 02 : Sightseeing to Pashupatinath and Boudhanath. Drive to Nagarkot for overnight stay.
Day 03 : Sunrise and panorama view. Drive to Patan for sightseeing. Overnight hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 04 : Drive to rafting point. Overnight in tent by riverside.
Day 05 : After rafting trip transfer to Royal Chitwan National Park. Overnight in bungalows.
Day 06 : Jungle safari activities (elephant back safari, dug out canoe trip and jungle walk) in Royal Chitwan National Park
Day 07 : Drive to Pokhara. Afternoon walk to lakeside and boating in Phewa Lake. Overnight in hotel.
Day 08 : Those doing the Everest trek should drive back to Kathmandu. Others can go to Sarangkot for a sunrise tour. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight hotel in Pokhara.
Day 09 - 19: Annapurna Base Camp Trek will start and end in Pokhara where as the Everest Base Camp Trek commences and ends in Lukla.
Day 20 : Leisure time in Kathmandu.
Day 21 : Transfer to airport for departure.