Day 02: A full days sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley:
After breakfast our guide will accompany you on sightseeing tour around the Kathmandu valley. You will visit the holy Pashupatinath (a UNESCO World Heritage site) and the biggest Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath. You will also visit Swyambhunath, a 2000 year old temple which is popularly known as monkey temple. Moreover, you will enjoy Patan City which is famous for its fine arts and historical architecture if time permits.
Alternatively, you will visit Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Bouddhanath Stupa, and Monket Temple (Swoyambhunath).
Day 03: Kathmandu - Dhulikhel Sightseeing - Nagarkot (2175m).
After having breakfast at Kathmandu hotel, we drive to Dhulikhel. Sightseeing tour at Dhulikhel, offers grand and panoramic mountains views, numerous temples, and different types of landscape and a diversity of people. Then drive to Nagarkot (2175m). From here you can see the breathtaking aerial view of the major Himalayan peaks of Nepal, like Manaslu(8162m), Sisa Pangam (8013m), Langtang (7246 m), Gaurishankar (7145m), Mt. Everest(8848m).
Day 04: Nagarkot drive to Changunarayan and back to Kathmandu
After lovely stunning views of snowcapped mountains drive to Changunarayan temple. The ancient temple Changu Narayan is surrounded by forest with champak tree and a small village. Changu Narayan enlisted in the World heritage sites, the name of God Vishnu, and the Temple is dedicated to him. After visiting ancient Changunarayan drive back to Kathmandu.
After having breakfast, Kathmandu drive to Bandipur by private vehicle which takes 3-4 hours. Bandipur is favorite places, with having a peaceful and fresh environment for the visitors. The mind-boggling natural scenery of the surrounding hillocks and beautiful view of the snow-capped mountains to the north lures the nature lovers. Overnight at Bandipur
Today we leave to Pokhara, which takes 3 hours. Today you will be free in Pokhara you can visit yourself. Pokhara is beautiful lake city which offers panoramic views of Mt. Machapuchre, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt Annapurna and Mt. Manaslu. Overnight at Pokhara Hotel
Pokhara is really a beautiful city with many lakes and caves. Today you will explore Barahi temple, Mahendra Cave, David falls, World Peace Pagoda etc. We can see wonderful view of great mountains including Mt. Machhapuchre (fishtail), Annapurna and Dhaulagiri from here. There is famous lake called Phewa where we spend afternoon boating.
Early morning, Pokhara drive to Sarangkot hill for Sunrise view. The view of Himalayan range from here is almost a religious experience. The mountains you can spot from here are Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Annapurna South, Annapurna I (8091 m), and the most beautiful Mt. Machhapuchre (Fishtail). In the Afternoon drive back to Pokhara hotel or you may stay at Sarangkot.
Day 11: 5:30 am wake up call, after your tea/ coffee, Elephant ride, bird watching, Jungle walk and you will have Breakfast at 9:30 am. After breakfast Canoe ride/elephant briefing / swimming and bath, 1:00 mp you will have Lunch. 3:30 pm Elephant ride / nature walk / visit to observation tower / Canoe ride, 18:30 pm Tharu Stick Dance/slide show and 8:00 pm Dinner.
Day 12: 5:30 am Wake up call, take tea/coffee 6:00am Bird watching/elephant ride 8:00 am Breakfast, 9:00am Elephant briefing/swimming and bath/Canoe ride, 13:00pm you have a Lunch, 15:30pm Jungle drive/elephant ride/Canoe ride, 18:30pm Slide show/Tharu stick dance, 19:00pm- Dinner