Nepal Walking Holidays offers excellent walking options to visitors from all around the world. It is the place where the visitors will be astounded with the viewpoint of the best mountain range and the sunrise. The Nepal Walking holiday tour is designed to explore the mystifying culture and tradition of Nepal and its people. Also witness the historical development, art and culture, economy and education, nature and adventure, and many unknown facts of Nepal.
Nepal Walking Holidays Tour offers you experience the abundant wildlife, verdant forests, and terraced farms carved off the hillside. Along with that, it also provides you the gushing rivers, waterfalls, and the ever-present aura of the Majestic Himalayas, which will undoubtedly make your holiday awesome.
During this tour, you will not only see nature, but you will get a chance to explore the religious places and heritage sites of Kathmandu valley. These fantastic places include Buddhist Stupa, Hindu Temples, Old Durbar Square, and Royal Palaces. The main highlight of the tour is to experience the ancient temples and beautiful monasteries.
In addition to that, it also provides you lakes, springs with the stunning view of the Himalayas in the Land of the dream city, Pokhara. Apart from this, the Chitwan National Park provides an exciting river rafting adventure on Trisuli River with the action-packed jungle adventure, including elephant safari, bird watching, and lovely surroundings for photography.
The combination of the leisurely tour, short hiking and jungle safari with one hour Mt. Everest flight makes this tour even more attractive. This is what makes Nepal walking Holiday Tour, the most popular among the regular trekking and city sightseeing tour.
This tour is suitable for anyone with a family, partner, or close group. Nepal Walking Holiday Tour ensures an ideal introduction to trekking in Nepal with outings to hilltop viewpoints. Also, the places of cultural interest and returning at the end of each day for comfortable lodgings and delicious food.
This walking tour allows you to enjoy the breath-taking natural beauty of Nepal. Besides, it also allows you to explore various hidden places. It also offers you a chance to study the lifestyle of people of different localities. You get to know and interact with the local people. Also, know their cultural and religious values and receive warm hospitality as well.
Along with all these, with this tour, you can also enjoy photography of different places. You will get a variety of photography options. Like the historical places, natural places, mountains, national parks and conservation areas, etc. You can capture your precious memories in your cameras for a lifetime.
We “Above the Himalaya” have designed the Walking Holiday tour that suits every traveler. Also, an adventure seeker who has limited holiday duration with any age group desiring to hike or walk around nature.
Tour Duration: 11 days from arrival to Departure
Climate during the tour:
September to Nov: Autumn delightful and bright weather; the mountain views are the best. (Maximum 30 Degree Minimum 2 Degree)
March to May (warmest months) the temperatures are mildly warm ((Maximum 33 Degree Minimum 10 Degree)
December to Mid February (Winter) the weather is cold, and the sky is clear (Maximum 19 Degree Minimum -2 Degree)
June to August: Summer/ Rainy Season (July/August has more rain) (Maximum 34 Degree Minimum 19 Degree)
Tour Visiting Places:
Kathmandu, Nagarkot, Bhaktapur, Changunarayan, Chitwan, Pokhara.
Transportation: Good Condition Private Car/Van depends on group size for the tour with a good driver, for long drive Tourist Bus/Flights are available.
Day 01: - Greetings at Kathmandu Airport, transfer to hotel.
We will meet you at Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport and transfer to your hotel. When you have had your time to settle in and freshen up after your long flight, you will be invited to visit our office for a briefing about your program. During this visit, we will help you check your equipment and facilitate the processing of other necessary items such as National Park Permits, special permits, etc. If you arrive at night, we will have the same discussion in next day morning after breakfast.
Day 02: - A full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu, the capital valley
The very next morning, after breakfast you will leave for a full day sightseeing tour around Kathmandu valley. You can visit sacred Pashupatinath Temple and Swyambhunath ( Monkey Temple), very ancient, and mostly enlisted in UNESCO World Heritage sites. The biggest Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath and the fine arts and historical architecture of Patan ( the city of fine arts) reflecting the ancient Nepalese culture are highlighted on our guided tour. On return to your hotel, you will have time to explore the local area, have dinner, and perhaps take a stroll through the famous streets.
Day 03: - Tour of Bhaktapur and drive to Nagarkot
Today after breakfast, we will leave to Bhaktapur, the city of Devotees, about an hour’s drive from Kathmandu. In addition to exploring the many temples, we can wander around the Potters Square and shops. A short drive follows to Nagarkot, 2175m above the sea- level beautiful spot which provides an excellent view of the sunset over the Himalayan range From here you can see the breathtaking aerial view of the major Himalayan peaks of Nepal, like Manaslu(8162m), Sisa Pangam (8013m), Langtang (7246m), Gauri Shankar (7145m), Mt. Everest(8848m). The terraced farmlands on the sloping hills, green hills, and the views of the river valleys are superb!
Day 04: - Nagarkot walking to ChanguNarayan drive back to Ktm.
This day involves waking up in the early morning hours in order to watch the spectacular sunrise over the Himalayan range including Everest. The first rays of the sun firing the peaks glowing a multitude of pink, gold and red hues as it slowly lights up the Himalayas becomes extremely beautiful, after breakfast we will hiking to ChanguNarayan Temple-dedicated to Lord Vishnu. It was built in the 4th century and has a stone inscription which is the first recorded history of Nepal. It is easy hiking about 3 hours depends on your walking speed, Its one of the UNESCO recognized heritage sites of Nepal. We will walk through a cool dense forest and local villages exploring the Nepalese village life. from ChanguNarayan Drive back to Kathmandu, overnight at hotel.
Day 05: - Flight or Drive to Pokhara
After having your breakfast, we will drive you to the Domestic Airport to take a 25 minutes flight to Pokhara. Or if you wish, you can take a Tourist bus to Pokhara about 6-7 hour drive exploring & enjoying with scenic beauty all the way around. During the short flight to Pokhara, you will have majestic views of the glorious Manaslu peaks and the snow-capped Annapurna mountain range, as well as the Langtang Himalayan range.
You will be transferred to the hotel, after rest, you will be free to explore the lakeside street, you can boating in the lake also if time permits on a late afternoon.
Day 06: - Walk to Viewpoint Sarangkot (1592m)
Today we will walk to the Himalayan viewpoint at Sarangkot. The mountain views are incredible, and amongst many others, we can see Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna I (8091m), Hiunchuli (6441m) Machhapuchhare (6993m) and Annapurna III (7555m)after having lunch at Sarangkot, you can have a little walking to the local villages at Sarangkot. Overnight in Sarangkot at a local guest house.
Day 07: - Sunrise at Sarangkot walking down to Pokhara afternoon short tour of Pokhara city
Early sunrise wakes up call for a magnificent Himalayan panorama, including Dhaulagiri to Annapurna ranges sunrise will afford you spectacular views as you see the morning, draping the superb Annapurna Range in a golden, deep purple, and rose cloak, before the brilliant clear blue sky emerges for yo. After breakfast, we will hike down to Pokhara transfer to hotel, late afternoon we will go for a half-day tour of Pokhara city with visiting famous David’s fall, the Tibetan refugees’ camp, on-time permits you can enjoy the boating in beautiful Phewa lake.
Day 08: - Pokhara - Drive to – Chitwan National park for Jungle Safari adventure
Today after breakfast we will drive to Chitwan National park which is about four and half hour drive, on arrival hot lunch will be served at the resort and there will be a short briefing on the program and facilities. An exciting elephant ride (Jungle Safari) offered for guests to explore the jungle and wildlife during the evening. The wildlife of Chitwan includes the endangered Greater One-Horned rhinoceros, several species of deer, sloth bear, wild boar, fresh water dolphin, the marsh mugger, and Gharial crocodiles, over 450 species of birds, leopards and the elusive, Royal Bengal Tiger. You will be able to see the one-horned rhinoceros, several types of deer, monkeys, wild boar, bison, sloth bear, leopard and, if lucky, the Royal Bengal tiger.
Day 09: - Full day exploration of Chitwan National Park.
After tea or coffee, a nature walk on foot to encounter the environment will introduce the main features of eastern Chitwan; Sal forest, open grassland, and reverie jungle. Our guides will help you identify some species of birds, plants, and other wildlife. You will visit the Elephant Breeding center, where you will be able to see the baby Elephant and get to know the work doing to save and increase these animals.
Similarly, we will do the canoeing in the Rapti river.
In the evening, Tharu cultural show will be performed.
Day 10: - Chitwan National Park drive or flight to Kathmandu evening Nepali dinner
Today, early morning, we can go for bird watching; Chitwan is bird paradise, return to the hotel, have breakfast, and ready to leave for Kathmandu. We can take a 5-hour private car or bus drivers or just 20 minutes flight also back to Kathmandu.we will have farewell dinner in the evening.
( Note: the program in Chitwan is fixed by the hotel/lodge you will stay and it can be changed due to season, you will brief in the hotel for exact timing and program on arrival)
Day 11: - Final Departure Drop off to Airport
If you are leaving Nepal and not continuing your holiday here in Nepal, we will drop you to the International airport to catch your flight back to your home. We will wish you a happy journey traditionally and culturally of Nepal and hope to see you again.
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