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Gorkha's Old Kingdom

Gorkha's Old Kingdom

Explore the cultural treasures of Kathmandu, capital and largest city of Nepal-immerse yourself in the vibrant array of bustling streets, incomparable historic buildings and heritage, exquisite temples and religious sites.

Start the 4 WD jeep excursion tour to the natural settings of Daman passing through the Chobar gorge and Dakshinkali Temple. Daman, at an altitude of 2400m is located 80 km southwest of Kathmandu and is famous for the magnificent veiw of the world's highest mountain range. We continue to Chitwan National Park, a rich habitat for a wide range of wildlife including tigers, rhinoceroses and elephants. The park is home to more than 450 species of birds. The next stop is Lumbini, birthplace of Buddha. Lumbini is a major pilgrimage destination and we visit historical sites and elaborate temples from around the world.

Our tour continues to the lakeside city of Pokhara and its spectacular beauty. Pokhara has the backdrop of a towering Machhapuchhre (Fishtail Peak) and an unbeatable sunrise view of the Himalaya from the ridge top of Sarangkot. Finally we explore the old kingdom of Gorkha and Bandipur before making our way back to Kathmandu.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu

Day 02: Sightseeing Kathmandu Durbar Square, Bouddhanath and

Day 03: Drive to Daman via Chobar and

Day 04: Drive to Chitwan

Day 05: Jungle activities at Chitwan National Park

Day 06: Morning activities and drive to

Day 07: Morning activities and drive to Tansen

Day 08: Drive to Pokhara

Day 09: Morning sunrise drive to Sarangkot and Naudanda; Sightseeing Pokhara

Day 10: Drive to Gorkha and then to Bandipur

Day 11: Drive back to Kathmandu

Day 12: Kathmandu – Leisure

Day 13: Departure

Cost Includes

  • Airport pickup and drop off in private vehicle
  • Hotel with included breakfast in Kathmandu
  • Private transportation and government licensed guide during the entire tour
  • Entrance fees for attractions (UNESCO world heritage sites, museums, etc.) during sightseeing as per itinerary

Cost Excludes

  • Air ticket to and from Nepal from your point of origin
  • Visa fee for entry into Nepal
  • Lunch and dinner while in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Personal insurance or cost of air rescue in the event of emergency
  • Personal expenses (souvenirs, alcoholic beverages, hygiene items, staff tips, etc.)