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This trip connects the three main regions of Nepal and moves at a relaxed yet steady pace to help you get the most out of your time. You’ll go from the bazaars and temples of Kathmandu to traditional villages, round out your journey in Chitwan National Park, where you’ll see elephants and other wildlife in their natural habitat, and then onto Pokhara and Phewa Lake, after which you’ll take a short trek in the Annapurna foothills with unforgettable views of the Himalaya before heading back to Kathmandu Valley.


About This Trip

Price: From 1,990 USD  / per person
Best time to visit: Spring and Summer
Experience: Hiking, Natural, Culture, Adventure, Temple


Tour Highlights
  • Explore the winding streets of Kathmandu
  • Go rafting on the Trishuli River
  • A short trek from Suikhet Phedi to Birethanti
  • Discover wildlife and the jungle



Private car: All transfers mention in the itinerary.
Entrance fees: All admission fees and activity expenses as noted in the itinerary.
English Speaking guide: Professional guide will accompany you along your trip.
Hotel with breakfast: All accommodations are based on double-occupancy and including breakfast.



Gratuities: Tips for guides and drivers are not included.
Personal expenses: Meals, travel insurance or activities not mention in the itinerary.
Airplane Transport: International or domestic flights and excess baggage charge.


The private tour could be fully customizable based on your preference. Please feel free to chat with our travel constants, they are here to support you!


Kathmandu Arrival

  • Upon arrival in Kathmandu’s Tribhuvan International Airport, meet with your tour guide/driver, assist and transfer to the hotel.
  • Welcome refreshments will be served in the hotel’s lobby and check in assistance will be
  • Shortly afterward there will be a tour briefing at the hotel’s lobby

Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu

  • Am: After breakfast, proceed for a sightseeing tour of Kathmandu City.
  • It includes a visit to the Boudhanath Stupa, an ancient colossal stupa, and the center of Tibetan Buddhism in the world, the Pashupatinath Temple, the Temple of Lord Shiva, situated on the bank of the holy Bagmati River.
  • The tour includes also a visit to the Hanuman Dokha (Kathmandu Durbar Square), an ancient durbar with its numerous old palaces, temples and pagodas, the Temple of Living Goddess “Kumari”, and the Kasthamandap Temple, which is believed to be constructed from the wood of a single tree from which Kathmandu derives its name.
  •  After lunch (not included) drive up to Swayambhunath Stupa situated atop a hill from where you could get a bird’s eye view of Kathmandu valley. The Swayambhunath Stupa is also known as the “Monkey Temple”.

Drive to Kurintar

  • After breakfast, start a 3-hours scenic drive to Kurintar, situated in the bank of Trishuli River.
  • En route stop at Charaudi (raft starting point) where there will be a short briefing followed by some demonstrations related to white water rafting.
  • Shortly afterward, commence exciting white water rafting in the Trishuli River for about 3 hours till we reach Kurintar (raft ending point). Initially, we begin with small rapids and soon catch up with bigger ones.
  • Bid farewell to your rafting crew short walk to River Side Resort for changing and Refreshment. Rest of the day is free to enjoy the surrounding beauty.

Cable Car ride to Manakamana Temple and Driver to Chitwan

  • After breakfast, you will check out from the hotel and walk to the road to meet the waiting vehicle.
  • Shortly afterward get into the waiting vehicle and proceed to Cable Car station to board the Cable Car ride to famed Manakamana Temple “Goddess of wish-fulfilling”.
  • After the excursion return back to the Cable car station and head to Chitwan National Park.
  • Upon arrival check-in at the wildlife resort for lunch.
  • After lunch, your naturalist will brief you about the wildlife activities that you will be participating.
  • In the afternoon you proceed to cultural and wildlife activities offered by your wildlife Resort.
  • In the evening, the well-stocked bar caters to the needs of the thirsty and a hearty meal of continental or Nepalese cuisine will be served around the campfire.

Full Day Jungle Activities in Chitwan

  • Wakeup early and proceed for an elephant ride or Jeep Safari or a jungle walk, to view the wildlife in their early repose. This is the best time of the day to see the animals as we silently brush through dewy tall elephant grass (18-20 ft. tall), a habitat for rhinos, tigers and other wild animals.
  • After spending several hours in the Jungle, return back to the hotel for late breakfast and rest.
  • At noon visit the elephant stables to get firsthand knowledge on elephants from senior naturalists.
  • After a hearty lunch at the camp, the afternoon is free for the much-deserved mid-afternoon siesta or a visit to the library for general in formations on the National park.
  • In the late afternoon, there is a choice to participate in the programs offered at the camp, which includes jungle drives, Canoe rides/ floats or an escorted nature walk and bird watching excursion.

Fly to Pokhara, drive to Suikhet Phedi and Trek to Dhampus

  • After breakfast check out from Jungle lodge and get transferred to Bharatpur domestic Airport, to board the short flight to Pokhara.
  • Upon arrival get into a waiting vehicle and drive to Suikhet Phedi (Trekking starting point), after a short preparation start trekking to Dhampus.
  • The trek starts immediately with a steep climb through mixed forests and takes about an hour to the Mina Lodge, which marks the end of the steep path and arrival at the Dhampus Plateau. From here the incline is much easier as the trail continues to climb steadily in a more forested area and after about two hours we arrive at the first checkpoint at the entrance to Dhampus Village with a maze of houses and alleyways of stonewalls.
  • There are magnificent views of the mountains from west to east of the Annapurna South (7,219m), Hiunchuli (6,441m), Mardi Himal (5,587 m) and Macchapucchare (6,993m) to the north.

Trek to Maajgaun

  • Wake up for a breathtaking sunrise view over the Annapurna Himalayas & enjoy an outdoor breakfast. Shortly afterward start trekking
  • After leaving the village, we continue on the trail going down a fairly gentle slope cutting into steps in the middle of the forest and then a short climb will bring us to the settlement of Pothana (2,000m) after an hour with magnificent views of the western Himalayas.
  • Shortly after we will leave the main trail which leads towards Annapurna Base Camp and Mardi Himal Base Camp and descends towards Maajgaun mostly through the dense forest.
  • Upon arrival check-in at a Mountain Lodge for lunch.
  • Rest of the day is free for leisure while enjoying the surrounding beauty.

Trek down to Birethanti and drive to Pokhara

  • After breakfast, start trek down Birethanti.
  • In between, you will pass through the beautiful rural Bee Village where you can see Bee Hives in most of the houses.
  • After short breaks continue to descend down to Modi Khola.
  • Cross the River on a suspension bridge and continue to walk to Birethanti for lunch.
  • After lunch get into the waiting vehicle and drive back to Pokhara.
  • Upon arrival check-in at the lakeside Hotel.
  • The rest of the day is free to stroll around the colorful Lakeside Bazaar.


  • Spend a free day in Pokhara.
  • You have options to go for some additional Adventure activities because Pokhara City is the Adventure Tourism Hub of Nepal. Some of the interesting activities are as follows:
a)Charter Helicopter flight to Mt. Annapurna Base Camp or Mardi Himal Base Camp. b)Ultra-light flight c)Paragliding d)Zip Line e)Bungee Jump

Fly to Kathmandu

  • After breakfast, transfers to Pokhara Domestic Airport (15 minutes) and take a scenic 25 minutes flight back to Kathmandu.
  • Upon arrival in Kathmandu transfer to hotel for Check-In.
  • Walk around beautiful Thamel Bazaar.
  • Farewell dinner at a nice restaurant.

Kathmandu Departure

  • Free until final departure transfer to Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport.

Tour Location

Hotel Dwarika’s Kathmandu Winner of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Heritage Award, Dwarika's Hotel is inspired by Kathmandu Valley’s rich cultural heritage. It features an outdoor pool and 4 food and beverage options. Featuring an extensive collection of artifacts from the 13th century, Dwarika's Hotel is modeled after the palaces of Newar Kings. Pashupatinath Temple is 1,650 feet away while Kathmandu International Airport and the Buddhist site of Boudhanath are both 1.2 mi from the hotel. Durbar Marg Street is 3.1 mi away.
  • 5-star
  • With 80 meticulously designed rooms and suites, Dwarika's Hotel Kathmandu offers a regal experience comparable to the royal suites of the 14th century Malla kings of Nepal.
  • Full-service Business Center
  • Wi-fi is available throughout the hotel. Wi-fi use is free of charge for all our guests.
  • Complimentary yoga class at 7 am each day. The gym is open daily from 6 am until 10 pm.
  • Outdoor Pool surrounded by lush greenery
  • A range of culinary experiences with three restaurants and a bar
Traffic Instructions
  • Tribhuvan International Airport 1.9 km

Meghauli Serai, A Taj Safari- Chitwan National Park

Standing on the banks of the river Rapti, Meghauli Serai overlooks a vast expanse of rippling waters and the core of Chitwan National Park. This 30 room lodge is designed to showcase the spectacular wilderness and rooms, as well as guest areas, afford uninterrupted views of the jungle. The main lounge with an imposing chandelier made with 10,000 Nepalese hand-painted beads. The lodge embraces local décor and aesthetics with an abundant use of local art and artifacts. The large Newari door leading to the lobby has been procured from a local Tharu village. A large infinity pool with a viewing deck and a ‘machan’ over the river for private dining and wildlife viewing adds to the charm of this jungle lodge at Chitwan.
  • 5-star luxury
  • 30 room lodges
  • Breathtaking View of Rapti River
  • More than 625 Species of Birds
  • Jungle Safari with Trained Naturalists
  • Range of Adventure and Park Activities
Traffic Instructions
  • Bharatpur Airport 6km
  • Tribhuvan International Airport 181km

Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge

Perched 1,000 feet above the Pokhara Valley with a spectacular Himalayan backdrop, Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge provides a perfect haven, the essence of tranquility. Ideal for guests pre- and post-trek, or for those wishing to take day walks exploring local communities, bird-watching, gentle exercise, or just to relax in a typical Nepalese rural setting.
  • 4-star
  • 18 room lodges
  • Breathtaking Mountain View
  • Range of Adventure Activities
Traffic Instructions
  • Pokhara Airport 4km
  • Tribhuvan International Airport 203km
Terms & Conditions
  • Should you cancel at outside 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, the cost of tour package is refundable.
  • Should you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
  • Should you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
  • Should you cancel after the trip has started, we are unable to refund any amount for cancelled services due to late arrival, early departure, missed days during the tours and non-participation.
Please Note
  1. Should you wish to book this tour, please send your holiday request to us in the website or contact info@expatsholidays.com for reservations. We also customize itineraries according to your schedule and liking.
  2. The above tour package includes the listed itinerary and excludes flight tickets, train tickets and hotel booking.
  3. We can also book your flights and hotel accommodation.
  4. We can definitely help you find great deals for International and Local Flights and Hotels within and outside China.
  5. Please note that the cancellation and booking policy of flight tickets and hotel bookings are to be sent to you separately.
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