Nepal is one of the hilariously beautiful country in the world naturally. The natural beauty of Nepal has been described as the words of the beautiful poetry invention by many acclaimed visitors. The variety in the landscapes from the lower Terai plain to the majestic top of the Himalayan peaks is enough to spellbind any mortal human being.
The mysterious culture is surely the plus point to be amused. There is variation in every particles of Nepal. Stone is worshipped and thousands of deities exists in the belief of the Nepalese people. Kathmandu, capital of Nepal is the city full of ancient arts and traditions. It is the peak point of the architectural beauties of the country. There are 7 UNESCO enlisted cultural and historical sites alone in Kathmandu.
Climate wise also Nepal is famous for variation from sub-tropical climate to the alpine climate.Vegetation and wildlife are the important aspects and factors in the beauty of Nepal. The whole country is surely a picturesque itself and visiting Nepal once is surely not enough. Glimpse of Nepal is one of the Nepal travel package that tries to glimpse of whole Nepal who doesn’t have time to stay for long period in Nepal.
Upon your arrival in the Kathmandu International Airport. You will be welcomed by a representative from Noble Treks Then you will be transferred to Hotel. After check in, you can take a rest, hang around in the city.
We start a guided tour to four of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square holds the palaces of the medieval Kings who ruled over the then Kathmandu Kingdom. Pashupatinath houses a sacred lingum, or the phallic symbol of Lord Shiva. The Aryaghat alongside Pashupati and on the banks of the Bagmati River is a famous funeral site for the Hindus. The Buddhists shrine of Boudhanath is one of the largest stupas in the world, and one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage and tourist destinations in Kathmandu. The area of Boudhnath is also famous for over 50 Tibetan Gompas or monasteries. Swayambhu meaning the “the self-existent” is popular among the foreigners as the Monkey Temple owing to the large number of monkey population residing in the area. Overnight at Kathmandu.
We start our tour of two more UNESCO World Heritage Site cities adjacent to Kathmandu: Patan & Bhaktapur. Patan is also known as The City of Fine Arts. Patan Durbar Square is one of the places in the Kathmandu Valley where the medieval arts and architecture still remain in its original state. The Durbar Square is full of ancient places, temples and shrines, noted for their exquisite carvings, mostly the Hindu and Buddhist monuments. Similarly, the medieval town of Bhaktapur, or the Town of the Devotees, preserves medieval arts, architecture, culture, and lifestyle to this date. One is sure to feel like travelling back into the past while walking along the Bhaktapur thoroughfares, squares and streets. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Today, we drive to Pokhara, 200 km from Kathmandu into the mountains and about 6 hour’s drive. Pokhara, also nicknamed as the Lake City, is not only Nepal’s but one of the most beautiful places on earth. The town offers magnificent views of Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Machhapuchhare, five peaks of Annapurna and others. Pokhara owns numerous lakes, known as ‘Tal’ in Nepali, offer fishing, boating and swimming. Pokhara is also the gateway for trekking in the Annapurna Region. Reaching Pokhara, we visit Davis Fall and Gupteshwar Gufa. We also make a sightseeing trip to some of Pokhara’s marketplaces, old bazaars, and landmarks. In the evening, explore the surrounding lakeside areas. Overnight at Pokhara.
We spend a full day to explore Pokhara. Early morning we drive to the Sarangkot Hill to have the sunrise views over the Himalayas. After breakfast, we make a full day sightseeing of Pokhara. Enjoy walking along the bank of Phewa Lake, admiring the stunning reflection of the Fish Tail Peak in the blue Phewa Lake waters. We also take a boat around the Phewa Lake which is the second biggest lake of Nepal. We take the boat across the lake and take an hour’s walk to the World Peace Pagoda. Some of the other places that we visit today include the Seti River Gorge, mountain museum, Bindhabasini Temple the pet God of Pokhara, and many other cultural and natural landscapes. Overnight at Pokhara.
After breakfast, we drive back to Kathmandu. Better to hold on the left pane of the vehicle to enjoy the sceneries through the route. It would be an upward journey along the winding road that we came by. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to Hotel. There is nothing to do but trade emails with travel companions and organize the photos.
A representative from Noble Treks will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before the scheduled flight. We hope you enjoyed the tour with us, and are sure you’ll be back making another trip with us.