Soothing Soul At Chitwan Nepal
RATES VALIDITY – FROM 1st Oct 2019 – 30th June 2020 – (Accept 20 Dec- 2019- 10 Jan 2020)
ARRIVAL KATHMANDU AIRPORT, CITY TOUR: PASUPATINATH TEMPLE, BOUDHHANATH STUPA
KATHMANDU:Kathmandu, the largest city of Nepal, is the political as well as cultural capital of the country. Kathmandu is a city where ancient traditions rub shoulders with the latest technological advances. Kathmandu has seen rapid expansion in the last decade, but despite the hustle and bustle so typical of metropolitan cities, its people remain as refreshingly friendly as ever. Retaining its ancient traditions, Kathmandu is blessed by a Living Goddess and is enriched by endless ceremonial processions and events that take to the streets every now and then with throngs of devotees seeking blessings.
PASHUPATINATH TEMPLE (UNESCO World Heritage Site): Situated 5 km east of Kathmandu, the temple of Lord Shiva is considered one of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world. The two-tiered pagoda with golden roofs and silver doors houses the sacred linga, or phallic symbol, of Lord Shiva. Chronicles indicate the temple existed before 400 A.D. Near the Pashupatinath Temple on the banks of the Bagmati River lies Guheswari, where, according to mythology, a portion of Sati Devi, Lord Shiva’s consort, fell when a grief-stricken Shiva wandered aimlessly across the earth carrying her dead body on his shoulders following her self-immolation.
BOUDDHANATH STUPA (UNESCO World Heritage Site): The awesome structure of Bouddhanath is indeed inspiring. The 36-meter-high stupa of Bouddhanath is one of the largest stupas in South Asia. With countless monasteries surrounding it, Bouddhanath is the center of Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal. Built in the shape of a mandala designed to replicate the Gyangtse of Tibet, the stupa was renovated by Licchhavi rulers in the 8th Century.
ENJOY SOME ACTIVITIES IN CHITWAN: The park is home to 56 species of mammals, 49 species of amphibians and reptiles, and 525 species of birds. Wildlife found here include endangered species like the one-horned rhinoceros and the Royal Bengal tiger, gaur, wild elephant, four-horned antelope, leopard, sloth bear, wild boar, rhesus monkey, grey langur monkey, wild dog, small wild cats, and many other smaller animals. Also found here are cobras, kraits and pythons. The swampy areas and numerous oxbow lakes of Chitwan provide a home for the marsh mugger crocodiles.
THARU VILLAGE / MUSEUM VISIT: the village walk takes you through the local Tharu village, where you canlearn about the culture and lives of the hardy Tharu people, who have adapted over generations to survive in the tough Terai climate. Expect to see traditional Tharu buildings, cooking and clothing – but expect too to see the occasional mobile phone or ipod. The Tharu people are adapting to the 21st century. You can also enjoy visiting Tharu cultural museum that depicts the socio-economic and cultural aspects of Tharu People.
SUNSET VIEW: Evening enjoy the sunset view reflection light of sun over rapti river.
THARU CULTURAL DANCE: Chitwan is the region where many ethic groups are met and their own culture and customs are still alive. Folk muical tradition varies among Nepal's many ethnic groups. We perform the different types of dances in resort or theater for you to appreciate. This is your opportunity to Know Tharu Tribal Culture, Tharu Dance Live Show, Opportunities to meet Local Tharu People.
CANOEING: During the canoe trip on the Rapti River, you will be able to view the ful array of nature's beauty including plenty of birds,crocodiles and other animals. There is a chance to see two types of crocodiles-Gharityal and Mugger basking on the river bank.
BIRD WATCHING: The park is a great place to watch colorful birds like woodpecker, hornbill, Bengal florican and red-headed trogon. Winter birds such as waterfowls, Brahminy duck, pintails and bareheaded geese are drawn by the sanctuary of the park’s rivers. In summers, the forest is alive with nesting migrants such as the fabulous paradise flycatcher, the Indian pitta and parakeets. Winter birds include migratory birds from Siberia.
JUNGLE WALK:You Can enjoy a nature walk in the jungle safely accompanied by our well-trained naturalist who will interpret the hidden secrets of the jungle and wildlife. (You can walk through ancient machan to observe animals grazing, drinking at pools, or resting in the bushes).
ELEPHANT SAFARI:An Elephant Safari is the classic Chitwan adventure. On your elephant safari, move silently through in the jungle through the trees and grassland, and get up close to wild boar, kingfisher, deer, and rhino etc.
ELEPHANT BREEDING FARM VISIT:onecan enjoy observing the activities of baby elephants in the elephant-breeding farm.
Pokhara’s bewitching beauty has been the subject of many travel writers. Its pristine air, spectacular backdrop of snowy peaks, serene lakes and surrounding greenery make it ‘the jewel in the Himalaya’, a place of remarkable natural beauty. 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. Pokhara Valley, gateway to the Annapurna region. Gurungs and Magars, who have earned world-wide fame as fierce Gurkha warriors, are predominant here.
MORNING DRIVE TO SARANKOT FOR SUNRISE:
Sarangkot is spot renown for seeing the sunrise over the Himalayas. Situated at an elevation of about 1700 meters (5,576ft),is very popular for mountain scenery. Here you can see panoramic views of Annapurna (8091m/ 26,545ft), Manasalu (8165m/ 26,781ft), Ganesh Himal (7446m/ 24,422ft), Dhaulagiri (8167m/ 26,795ft), Machhapuchare (the sacred mountain) and 25 other mountains over 6000 meters (19,680ft) high. This area also offers you views of the Pokhara Valley with all its natural beauty.
FEWA LAKE BOATING: Around one hour.
DEVI’S FALL: Locally known as PataleChhango (Hell's Fall), Devi's fall (also known as Devin's or David's) is an awesome waterfall lying about 2 km south-west of Pokhara airport on the highway to Tansen.
MAHADEV CAVE : GupteswarGupha, a sacred cave, lies 2 km from Pokhara airport on the Siddhartha Highway leading southwest from the city. The entrance is right across from Devi's Fall and the cave is almost 3 km long. It has some big hall-size rooms and some passages where you have to crawl on all fours.
Nagarkot, located 32 kilometers east of Kathmandu, is one of the most scenic spots in Bhaktapur district and is renowned for its spectacular sunrise view of the Himalaya when the weather is clear. Visitors often travel to Nagarkot from Kathmandu to spend the night so that they can be there for the breathtaking sunrise.
From Nagarkot one can see Annapurna (8091m/ 26,545ft), Manasalu (8165m/ 26,781ft), Ganesh Himal (7446m/ 24,422ft) and Lantanglirung (7245m/ 23,763ft), Mt ShisaPangma( 8013m) Mt Gaurishankar (7145m) and many more mountains.
CITY TOUR: The tour of the city and the beauty of it , you can enjoy the cultural things over there.
BHAKTAPUR DURBAR SQUARE (UNESCO World Heritage Site): Among the three durbar squares, the Bhaktapur Durbar Square is by far the most elegant with its large open space facing south. The 15th century Palace of 55 Carved Windows and the palace entrance, the Golden Gate - a masterpiece in repousse art - has added splendor to this palace square which consists of buildings dating from the 13th century to the 18th century. The extraordinary Durbar Square with its extraordinary monuments reflects the glory days of the Malla dynasty when art and architecture thrived in the three cities of the valley. In front of the palace building are innumerable temples and architectural showpieces like the Lion Gate, the statue of King BhupatindraMalla mounted on a giant stone pillar and the Batsala Temple. There is a bronze bell on the terrace of the temple, which is also known as the Bell of Barking Dogs. Erected by King RanjitMalla in 1737.
SWAYAMBHUNATH STUPA (UNESCO World Heritage Site): It is one of the holiest Buddhist Chaityas in Nepal. It is said to have evolved spontaneously when the valley was created out of a primordial lake more than 2,000 years ago According to translations from an inscription dating back to 460 A.D. This stupa is the oldest of its kind in Nepal and has numerous shrines and monasteries on its premises.
KATHMANDU DURBAR SQUARE (UNESCO World Heritage Site): Situated in the heart of old Kathmandu city at Basantapur, Kathmandu Durbar Square never fails to impress first time visitors with its ensemble of palaces, courtyards and temples built during the Malla period. The Durbar Square includes the Hanuman Dhoka Royal Palace, the historic seat of the royalty; the magnificent Taleju Temple towering more than 40 meters; KumariGhar, the residence of the Living Goddess, Kumari; Ashok Vinayak, also called Kathmandu Ganesh, a temple without a filial ; and KalBhairav, the God of Wrath. The capital takes its name from the giant pagoda of Kasthamandap, which is said to have been built out of a single tree. Since the time of the Malla kings, the Durbar Square has been the city’s social, religious and political focal point.
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The prices are Inclusive of
- All accommodation days on double / triple sharing basis as per your choice
- All buffet breakfast & dinner at Nagarkot only- at the hotel
- All Transfers, excursions & sightseeing as per the itinerary by AC Vehicles
- One bottle mineral water per person per day
- One time monuments entrances also included.
- Road taxes, parking fee, fuel charges, interstate taxes, and porterage at all hotels.
- All currently applicable taxes including service tax
The prices are Exclusive of
- Expense of personal nature like tipping, laundry, telephone / fax calls, alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fee at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax etc
- Nepal visa charge
- Any international flight fare
- Any tour guide
- Any Supplement charge apply by hotel for new year’s/Christmas/Local some festival eve dinner
- Any other services not mentioned in the inclusions.
Terms And Condition:
Term And Condition :
- Check-In, Check-out time 1200 NOON
- Rates include only those items specified in your itinerary.
- In case on any currency fluctuations or amendment in local Government taxes, or any fuel hike, we reserve the right to adjust the tour price accordingly
- Baggage allowance in all airlines flying in Domestic sectors within India is 15 kgs for check-in baggage & 07 kgs for Hand Baggage.
- Above rates are Nett non commissionable
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