Meeting & assistance on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport & transfer to Hotel. Afternoon Half day tour of Kathmandu city & Swoyambhunath Stupa In this tour visit the 17th Century Durbar complex & Hanuman Dhoka, temple of living goddess, Narayan Mandir, Maiju Dewal, & Kasthmandap a wooden temple built from a single tree, Shiva Paravati temple, great Bell & Drum, Seto Bhairav, Kal Bhairav & Taleju Temple. Later proceed to Swoyambhunath one of the oldest Buddhist stupa overlooking the entire Katmandu valley also known as the Monkey Temple. Overnight at Hotel.
Breakfast at Hotel. Morning drive to Pokhara (200kms west), the lakeside resort valley of Pokhara. From here see a very close view of Mt. Annapurna (8091meters), Fish Tail (6994 meters) Dhaulagiri (8167 meters) & Himalchuli (7893 meters). This is also an ideal place for relaxation & outdoor activities such as swimming, boating on the Phewa Lake, poney treks, & short hikes & cycling. Overnight at Hotel.
After breakfast transfer to trek starts point Bijayapur. Then 5-6 hrs walks gradually up to Kalikathan. The spectacular Himalayan views stretch from Dhaulagiri to the west to Manaslu to the east. Lunch & Dinner. Overnight at Tented Camp.
After breakfast, 5-6 hrs walks through mountain ridge. On the west we can see the Begnas Lake & Rupa Lake the east, & also the snowy peak of the Himalaya, like the Ganesh Himal, Himachuli, Annapurna South, Lamjung Himal etc. This trek is very pleasant one; therefore it is also called Royal Trek. Overnight at Tented Camp
This is a short day’s trekking which allows for exploration of the principle Gurung villages of Syaklung to Chisopani. This part of the trekking route offers the spectacular mountain & foothill views stretching far to the eastern horizon. We’ll camp on the ridge after three hours of trekking. Lunch & Dinner. Overnight at Tented Camp.
Breakfast at Hotel. AM: Half day tour of Pasupatinath, Bouddhanath & Bhadgaon city. Visit Pashupati Nath area where you can see famous Lord Shiva temple & Hindu cremation ground. Though you are not allowed to go inside the temple as it is strictly for Hindus only, you can clearly see the temple & the activities from the eastern bank of the Bagmati River. The two-tier golden roof & silver doors of the temple are famous all over the world. Later visit Bouddhanath, the 2500 years old Buddhist stupa In the Valley built in 5th century with four pairs of eyes of Lord Buddha in four cardinal directions keeping an eternal watch over the people & their doings. You will find Buddhist pilgrims from Tibet going round the stupa spinning the prayer wheels. Then after visit Bhadgaon, another Newar city founded in the 9th century. Visit the ancient gateway, Durbar Square the Royal Residential Quarter of Bhupatindra Malla, famous five storied temple of Nyatapola in Pagoda style, Batsala temple, Bhairavnath temple, Duttatraya temple, Pujari Math & Palace of 55 windows PM: free for optional tour