Itinerary

Welcome to Nepal! We will receive you the airport and transport you to hotel.

Accommodation: Hotel


After your breakfast we meet at the hotel lobby for a quick pre-trip briefing. You will be introduced to your guide and we provide some general information about the tour. Please bring a copy of your travel insurance document and three passport-size photos.

After the meeting, we begin the tour. The places we go sightseeing today include:

Swoyambhunath Stupa: Also called the Monkey Temple, Swayambhu is a World Heritage Site, one of the holiest places of Buddhism and also Hinduism. It is perched atop a hillock by the edge of Kathmandu city. The massive stupa is also a famous tourist site for the amazing view of the valley it sports and also the monkeys that flock to the premises, from where it derives its nickname Monkey Temple.

Kathmandu Durbar Square: Another World Heritage Site, Kathmandu Durbar Square was built in the 12th/13th century, where Malla King Dynasty ruled over the city. King Prithvi Narayan Shah of Gorkha district annexed the city almost 300 years ago. The Durbar has many different exotic architectural design, wood carving in windows and doors. The courtyard, temples, Kumari (a Living Goddess) is the main attraction of Durbar Square. Inside the square, there is a museum that belongs to Kings and reflects of his regime period.

Pashupatinath Temple: One of the most sacred Hindu shrines in the world, which is the opulently decorated pagoda. It is a temple of Lord Shiva and his Linga (Phallic Symbol of Lord). Legend has it that the temple was constructed in 400AD. You will be able to witness cremation of the deceased and holy baths that devotees take in the river Bagmati. Pashupatinath is next to a small protected forest, so you will likely encounter monkeys, deers and other animals.

Meals included: Breakfast

Accommodation: Hotel


This is quite an exciting day because, after breakfast, we reach the bus station for a drive to the scenic lakeside city of Pokhara. The drive is about 7 hours and goes through the scenic countryside of central Nepal. We stop for lunch at Gunadi at around 11:30 am and reach Pokhara in another 2 hours. Pokhara is a holiday city and looking at the lakes, hills, and mountains, it is no wonder why it is so well known. Wide panorama of Annapurna range is clearly visible from the city, most notably Machhapuchare (Fishtail mountain) that prominently overlooks Pokhara. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Lamjung Himal, and Manaslu also tower above.

Meals included: Breakfast

Accommodation: Hotel


Distance: 200 Km (Drive)Highest Point: 1338m (Kathmandu)
Start to Finish Elevation Change: 1338m (Kathmandu) to 900m Pokahra

The early morning scenic flight from Pokhara to Jomsom allows for stunning views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalaya. Once when you arrived in Jomsom you will meet the rest of trekking staff like porters. We have breakfast in Jomsom, admiring the beautifully rugged and arid landscapes of Mustang.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Highest Point: 2800m (Kagbeni)Start to Finish Elevation Change: 900m (Pokhara) to 2800m (Kagbeni)

After breakfast, we walk from the hotel to Muktinath, which is about 20mins away. Muktinath is a holy town in the region. Thousands of pilgrims especially Hindus and Buddhists visit every year. September is the prime month to visit. Literally, Muktinath is the place of Nirvana, home of Muktinath Temple and monasteries. Lord Vishnu is the main god of the Temple, the attractions of the temple are 108 waterspouts and Jwala Mai Temple. Jwala Mai is a temple which has an eternal flame fueled by natural gas.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


Distance: Approx. 5hrsHighest Point: 3800m (Muktinath)
Start to Finish Elevation Change: 2800m (Kagbeni) to 3800m (Muktinath)

Today you again follow the same route via Eklebhatti to reach Jomsom.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


A short flight to Pokhara that takes 20-minute from Jomsom. Have a short tea break and drive to Kurintar through the Prithvi Highway. We stop at cable car gate and go to Manakamana Temple by cable car.

Meals included: Breakfast

Accommodation: Hotel


Get up early and worship in the Temple, and walk around the hill.

Manakamana is among of the sacred places and is dedicated to Hindu goddess Bhagwati, an incarnation of Parvati. It is situated in Gorkha district at an altitude of 1300m; it is believed that Goddess Manakamana fulfills the wishes of those who worship with a pure heart.

Finally, we drive to Kathmandu. And in the evening you will have a farewell dinner in a Nepali restaurant with Nepali folk music and dance.

Meals included: Breakfast

Accommodation: Tea House / Mountain Lodge


The trip concludes today. Your guide will drop you off at the international airport for your departure back home.

Meals included: Breakfast