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Nepal Heritage Tour

Nepal Heritage Tour

10 Days
  • Trip Detail at-a-Glance

  • Easy

    Just about anyone can participate in one of these holidays. Minimum walking time is 2 hours and maximum walking time is approximately 5 hours a day. By the time you walk around a number of historical sites you’ll be surprised at how quickly the time passes. You do have the chance to take your time and there are plenty of places where you can rest if needed.

    Easy

  • Trip Code: ATH369
  • Best Season: January to June and September to December
  • Country Visited: Nepal
  • Trip Start: Kathmandu
  • Trip Ends: Kathmandu
  • Trip Route: Kathmandu–Nagarkot–Chitwan–Lumbini–Palpa–Pokhara-Kathmandu
  • Trip Style: Guided Tour
  • Activity: Sightseeing and Cultural Tour
  • Group Size: Min. 1 pax pax
  • Activity Per Day: Approximately 4 to 6 hrs of guided activities per day
  • Trip Category: Nepal Cultural Tour
  • Trip Highlight

    • Guided city tours in Pasupatinath, Bhaktapur, Changunarayan.
    • Explore the Newari Culture of Kathmandu Valley.
    • Visiting the Birth Palace of Lord Buddha “Lumbini”
    • Explore the beautiful city of Pokhara
    • Spectacular Sunrise/Sunset and Mountain View from Nagarkot and Sarangkot.
    •  Visit beautiful town Tansen, Palpa on the way.
    • Wildlife Activities in Chitwan National Park

This wonderful tour will take you to some of the most popular and significant places of Nepal such as Kathmandu valley, Chitwan, Lumbini, Palpa and Pokhara. The trip will take you to Lumbini in the southwestern Nepal all the way from Kathmandu valley in central Nepal via Chitwan and the trip ends up to Pokhara in western region via Palpa.

Visiting cultural heritage sites of Kathmandu valley, spectacular scenic beauty of Nagarkot, diverse wildlife in Chitwan, birthplace of Lord Buddha, cultures in Palpa and sightseeing around Pokhara: These are the major components of this ten days long tour.

During the course of this trip, you will have a professional guide at your disposal, and travel on a comfortable private tourist vehicle or a coach. Transfer across cities will be either on an airplane or ground transportation (private vehicle or tourist bus). All accommodation during the tour will be at 3- to 4-star hotels and lodges available in the area. You will have ample opportunity to purchase authentic souvenirs, including carpets, handicrafts, carvings and Thankas (traditional painting) in this trip.

Itinerary Overview

  • Day 01- Arrival at Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 02- Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and drive to Nagarkot on a private Tourist Vehicle. Overnight at Hotel in Nagarkot.
  • Day 03- Nagarkot – Chitwan Drive on a private tourist vehicle-7 hrs drive. Overnight at Resort in Chitwan.
  • Day 04- Full day Jungle Activities in Chitwan. Overnight at resort in Chitwan.
  • Day 05- Chitwan – Lumbini Drive by private tourist vehicle. Overnight at Hotel in Lumbini
  • Day 06- Lumbini – Palpa Drive after half-day sightseeing in Lumbini on tourist vehicle. Overnight at Hotel in Palpa.
  • Day 07- Palpa – Pokhara Drive; 115 kms/7 hours drive on private tourist vehicle. Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.
  • Day 08- Visiting and sightseeing around Pokhara; Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.
  • Day 09- Pokhara – Kathmandu Drive by tourist vehicle ; 200 Kms / 6 hrs drive. Shopping in Kathmandu. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 10- Transfer to Tribhuwan international airport for your final departure.

The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. Our trip can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.

NOTE: During the trip; weather, local politics, transport or a multitude of other factors, that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is, however, very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.

What makes this trip different ?

Ace the Himalaya works closely with and is one of the main supporters of Sambhav Nepal Foundation, a non-political and non-profit social organization. We contribute our support to the remote village of Arupokhari (Gorkha, Nepal) through donation, sponsorship and partnership in various projects.

Donation
Ace the Himalaya donates a percentage of business profits to the foundation on a yearly basis, which supports the ongoing maintenance cost required for Bhairabi Primary school, a community-based school in Arupokhari (plus few other schools in the region).

Sponsorship
One of the major activities of Sambhav Nepal is the children sponsorship program, which is conducted with full collaboration with Ace the Himalaya.

Partnership (Volunteering Program)
The Arupokhari Volunteer Program, devised by Ace the Himalaya and Sambhav Nepal, aims to mobilize teams of experts and interested individuals as an effective and economic measure in providing the human capital for education, health and community development in  Arupokhari village of Gorkha district, western Nepal.

For more details, visit Sambhav Nepal's website www.sambhavnepal.org