Best of Nepal Tour offers you the best glimpse of Nepal’s cultural, natural and biological richness and diversity. Nepalese culture is diverse, reflecting different ethnic origins of the people. Join in the numerous annual festivals that are celebrated throughout the year in traditional style highlighting enduring customs and beliefs. Go for village tours and visit the multi-ethnic groups to get first hand experience of their customs and lifestyles.
The Best of Nepal Tour program is rushing free and enjoyed by people of all ages. The Best of Nepal Tour is one of the best packages designed by Nepal Tours. This Nepal package covers almost all the popular tourist draw-cards of Nepal. Highlighting those cultural and natural aspects that make Nepal one of the must-visit tourist destinations in the world. This simply is an opportunity to enjoy the best of Nepal in just a single shot.
Nepal is located near center of east-west Himalayas. This is also well connected by air and land with other destinations in the Himalayas like north India, Tibet, and Bhutan. Nepal Tours is committed towards offering a full range of tour products and travel services. All season travellers and adventurous explorers, we tailor-make the tours travels packages by offering the best sightseeing tours. If you are dreaming to enjoy all the Best of Nepal in a single visit, Best of Nepal Tour could be the best trip for you.
Day 01: Arrive in Katmandu and transfer to hotel
Welcome to Kathmandu and the start of your holiday! You’ll be met and transferred to your hotel where you will receive a welcome drink and a briefing about your trip.
Day 02: Full day Kathmandu Valley and drive to Nagarkot
Nepal’s capital Kathmandu is a fascinating blend of old and new and the largest and most cosmopolitan city in Nepal. This morning we visit Bodhanath stupa, a beautiful Buddhist worship site with spinning prayer wheels and prostrating pilgrims. Our next stop is the ancient city of Bhaktapur, Nepal’s cultural gem which has maintained its traditional lifestyle and is famous for its pottery. We explore Bhaktapur’s beautiful Durbar Square and visit local families to see Ju Ju Dhau (yoghurt) being made and to try our hand at pottery making. Our final stop is Nagarkot, Before the day ends, we will drive to Nagarkot as you admire for yourself the stunning scenery of the Himalayan sunset & Sunrise.
Overnight: Nagarkot | Breakfast included
Days 03-04: 2 Nights at Chitwan National Park for Jungle Safari
After views of stunning scenery of the Himalayan Sunrise we drive to Chitwan. On day 3 we travel by road to Chitwan National Park, arriving in time for lunch. Hailed as one of Asia’s finest game parks, Chitwan is home to more than 500 species including the vulnerable one horned rhinoceros, gharial crocodile, Indian elephant, sambar deer, bison, striped hyenas and vultures. This afternoon or tomorrow we’ll take a jeep safari through the buffer zone that adjoins the national park. The remainder of our stay offers free time for you to choose from the various optional activities available in Chitwan National Park. You can opt for additional safaris within the NP or the buffer zone, take part in a nature walk or journey in a dugout canoe and admire the scenery – if you are lucky you may even see an elusive and endangered Bengal tiger!
Overnight: Chitwan National Park | Breakfast x 2, Lunch x 2, Dinner x 2 Included
Day 05: Drive Chitwan to Pokhara (5hrs drive).
Drive Chitwan National Park to Pokhara. Today we take travel on to scenic Pokhara, gateway to the magnificent Annapurna Range, which consists of five mountains over 7200m and Machhapuchare Mountain at 7000m. The local people believe that Machhapuchare is sacred to the god Shiva and therefore is off limits to climbing. There’s time to relax this afternoon and perhaps take a stroll around the lakeside market.
Overnight: Pokhara | Breakfast Included
Day 06: One hour drive Pokhara to Nayapul then begin trek to Tikhedhunga 1525m.
We begin our trek at Nayapul, driving to the road head. After 15- minutes short walk along the bank of the Modi Khola, we reach Birethanti (1065m) a large village that has many shops & teahouses. From there, the trail continues through the village. The trail follows the north bank of the Bhurungdi Khola From there, the trail climbs steadily up the side of the valley to Hille at 1495m. After the short climb, we reach Tikhedhunga at 1525m. This trek offers a short & relatively easy day, during journey & allows us to become used to the experience of trekking in Nepal.
Drive hour: 1 hour | Trekking hour -4 hours | Lodge, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner – Included.
Day 07: Trek from Tirkhedhunga to Ghorepani (2675 m.).
To begin your trek, you could ascend steeply for the early 2 hours and then ascend gently passing through Ulleri (2070m.) and Banthanti, Magar villages. On the way, you could see good views of Machhapuchhre or Fish Tail (6997m.), Hiunchuli (6441m.), and Annapurna south peak at (7219m.). Now your trail is quite easier passing through forest and descends gently up to the final camp. You could see some of the wild life such as monkey and various species of birds.
Trekking hours -6 hours | Lodge, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner – Included.
Day 08: Trek from Ghorepani to Poon hill (3180m.) to Tadapani (2675m.)
We rise early for our morning trip to Poon hill (3232m.) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m.), Tukuche Peak (6920m.), Nilgiri (6940m.), Varaha Shikhar (7847m.), Mt. Annapurna I (8091m.), Annapurna South (7219m.), Annapurna III (7855m.), Machhapuchhre (6993m.), Annapurna IV (7525m.), Annapurna II (7937m.), Lamjung Himal (6931m.) and other numerous snowcapped mountain peaks. After breakfast, trek Ghorepani to Tadapani (2650 m.) through the deep forests of rhododendrons, bamboos and oaks. En-route, you frequently see waterfalls, rocks, wild animals, local birds and a lot of green sceneries. Tadapani is a small village surrounded by beautiful forests which grants you a magnificent view of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Fishtail, and Annapurna II.
Trekking hours – 5 hours | Lodge, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner – Included.
Day 09: Trek to Ghandruk (1940 m).
Right after breakfast at hotel your journey leads to Ghandruk which takes about 4 hours. most of the cultural village and the home of Gurung people. The trail mainly thorugh forest and goes gentle down. Evening explore the Gurung museum to know about their traditional cloths and useful equipment.
Trekking hours – 5 hours | Lodge, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner – Included.
Day 10: Trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul (Pokhara) & Drive to Pokhara
Today is our last day of Ghorepani trekking. It is very easy trek by descending gently half of the way through the rice field and local villages to Syauli bazaar and walks flat part until Nayapul then drive from Nayapul to Pokhara. It will takes around one and hour to drive
Trekking hours – 5 hours | Drive Hours: 1:30hrs | Breakfast, Lunch – Included.
Day 11: Drive Pokhara to Kathmandu (6hrs drive).
Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist mini bus that takes about six hours. Pokhara to rafting point in Trisuli river for 2.5 hours. Enjoy three hours of thrilling rafting. Drive further to Kathmandu ( 3 hours ). Celebrate your amazing trip with farewell Nepali dinner.
Drive Hours: 6hrs | Breakfast, Dinner – Included.
Day 12: Transfer to Kathmandu Airport
This has been a best of Nepal Tour, but we are sure that you have enjoyed a wonderful vacation with lasting memories for a long time to come. After you’ve had breakfast, our office escorts & our vehicle will be on standby at your hotel to transfer you to the airport for your flight back home. We look forward to meeting you again in this amazing country of Nepal.
Breakfast – Included.
All transfer by luxury private private vehicle
2 nights Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
2 nights Hotel in Pokhara with breakfast.
1 night Hotel in Nagarkot with breakfast.
02 nights / 03 days in Chitwan with full board.
5 days short trek to Annapurna with breakfast, lunch & dinner.
Kathmandu – Nagarkot – Pokhara – Kathmandu with private transportation.
Pokhara – Nayapul – Pokhara with private transportation.
English speaking trekking guide and porter during the trek.
All the expenses for guide include salary, food and other expenses.
English speaking guide during the tour (please let us know if you prefer other language speaking guide)
3 hours rating at Trishuli river
ACAP and TIMs Card for trekking
Sightseeing in Kathmandu and in other various places according to itinerary
Farewell dinner in typical Restaurant
Government and local taxes
Lunch and Dinner whilst in Kathmandu, Nagarkot & Pokhara.
Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
International airfare to and from Kathmandu
All kind drinks (Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks).
All sightseeing fees in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
Personal travel and medical insurance.
Any kind of personal expense.
Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
Tips for trekking staff, driver (Tipping is expected).