Enjoyable Pilgrimage Tour of Nepal ( Birth Place of Lord Buddha )
Duration: 09 Nights/ 10 Days
Destinations Covered: Kathmandu - Chitwan - Lumbini - Pokhara - Kathmandu - Nagarkot - Kathmandu
Tour Highlights: Nepal is famous for Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimages situated there. People from world used to visit Nepal for Pilgrimage tour. The pilgrimage tour of Nepal package consist of 10 days and 9 nights and also scheduled in such a way that you can enjoy all pilgrimages of Nepal. Destinations that will cover in the Pilgrimage tour of Nepal are Kathmandu, Chitwan, Pokhra, Lumbini and Nagarkot. You will visit at Lumbini which is the birth place of Lord Buddha, Swyambhunath temple where Swyambhunath stupa is situated, Kiritpur, Tibetan Refugee Camp, Boudhanath temple, Kathmandu Durbar square, Patan Durbar square, Chitwan National Park, Bindebasini temple, Pokhra and Devi’s Fall
Day 1- Arrival at Kathmandu
Representative of NTP will meet you at airport and will take you to the hotel. He also briefs you about the schedule of the tour. After short relaxation guide will take you for the sightseeing of Kiritpur which is located on the top of picturesque hill. At the foot of the Kiritpur a famous University named Tribhuvan University is located. Kiritpur is the place where you can visit to many old temples, shrines and houses. Spend night at hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 2- Kathmandu to Chitwan
Guide will take you to Chitwan on 2nd day of tour. Chitwan is famous for its wildlife sanctuaries and national parks which give you the chance of seeing wide variety of flora and fauna. In afternoon enjoy delicious lunch at Chitwan and in evening guide will take you for sightseeing and side trips of Chitwan. Overnight at Chitwan hotel
Day3- Visit to Chitwan
3rd is the busy day at Chitwan National Park. This is the first national park in Nepal where you will find wide variety of flora and fauna. In the count of Asian Rhinoceros this park stands on second position. For enjoying the environment of jungle you can take ride on Elephant which is also known as Elephant Safari. In this national park you will see some endangered species also like Bengal tiger, leopard, Magar, Rhinoceros etc.
Day 4- Chitwan to Lumbini
Drive to Lumbini from Chitwan, Lumbini is the birth place of Lord Buddha. You will check in to the hotel after reaching at Lumbini and after having lunch you will proceed with trip of visiting Lumbini. At Lumbini you will visit many places like sacred garden, Ashoka Pillar and Maya Devi Temple. Spend your night at Lumbini hotel.
Day 5-Lumbini to Pokhra
After enjoying breakfast at Lumbini hotel guide will then take you to Pokhra. Pokhra is the second most popular destination for tourist and second largest city of Nepal. In the evening time you will enjoy boating at Phewa Lake. Spend night at Pokhra hotel.
Day 6- visit to Pokhra
Pokhra is the city where you will find many exciting places to visit. Exploring parts of lakeside village is a good experience of this tour. From villages you can enjoy the view of Annapurna ranges and scared peak of Machhapuchhare which is so beautiful and fascinating. Famous temple of Goddess Durga named Bindebasini temple, Devi’s fall, Seti George, and Tibetan Refugee Camp.
Day 7- Pokhra to Kathmandu
Return back to Kathmandu via Luxury coach. You will have free evening on 7th day of tour, you can spend your time in enjoying shopping or in exploring Kathmandu city.
Day 8- Kathmandu to Nagarkot
In the morning after enjoy delicious breakfast guide will take you to swyambhunath temple where stupa of swyambhunath is located. From this temple you will also enjoy the beautiful view of Kathmandu city.
After that guide will take you to Patan city, this is the second largest city of Kathmandu among three cities of Kathmandu. Guide will take you at Tibetan carpet factory to see the manufacturing of carpets in this factory you will dyeing, spinning and weaving of carpets.
After visiting Patan city guide will take you to Nagarkot. Nagarkot is famous for beautiful views of sun rises and sun sets over Himalayan ranges.
Day 9-Nagarkot to Kathmandu
To enjoy the enchanting view of sunrise you have to wake up early in the morning. After enjoying your delicious breakfast you will drive back to Kathmandu. After arriving at Kathmandu you will visit to Boudhanath stupa which is one of the holiest places for devotees of Lord Buddha. Next you will visit to Kathmandu Durbar Square then return back to hotel. You have free afternoon to enjoy shopping at Kathmandu and you can also explore Kathmandu.
Day 10- Kathmandu to airport
Guide will drop you at airport with in time from where you will board to the flight for onward journey.