Manakamana Lumbini Tour
- Details Itinerary
Nepal has remained as dreamland for million tourists around the world for a long time. Every one of them who have been to Nepal narrate a similar experience that Nepal invites, welcomes, charms and bewilders them. There are many of them who keep on visiting Nepal to cherish their desire regain and reenergize the memories. We are told that many who have heard or read about Nepal and its geographies are planning to visit here.
Needless to say, many Hindus and Buddhists around the world have some special spiritual reasons to visit Nepal. Importantly, youths from western metropolis too have regarded Nepal as the land of spiritual Shangri‐la since 1960s. Hippies, the great bunch of souls who travelled all the way from different American cities to Nepal in the 1960s were in fact the forerunners of tourism cultures in Nepal. Had they not marched to this land, probably tourism cultures would have become a thing of very sad and recent times.
Almost all the important religious sects of the world are found in Nepal. However, the majority of the population believes in Hinduism and Buddhism. Since these religions believe in the principles of tolerance and brotherhood, people behave with foreigners accordingly. They welcome you if you want to observe their festivals and cultural celebrations.
Short Itinerary: DAYS Program
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
Day 02: Kathmandu sight seeing
Day 03: Kathmandu via Manakamana Temple visit and Chitwan
Day 04: Chitwan
Day 05: Chitwan‐Lumbini
Day 06: Day 07; Day 08: Lumbini‐Pokhara Pokhara‐Kathmandu Deaprture
Day 01: Arrival transfer to Hotel .
welcome you at the Kathmandu airport with a garland of flowers and by a short drive will take you to your hotel. Upon arrival in hotel you will be offered a welcome drink and our officer will help you in checking in and brief you about your program. O/N at Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing- Nagarkot.
Today is dedicated to a visit of the extremely rich valley with the holiest Hindu temple of Pashupatinath alongside the Bagmati river, sacred place for cremations. Then drive to Boudhanath for a taste of Buddhism, circumambulating the huge stupa of Bodhnath along with the fervent devotees. Next sightseeing places is Bhaktapur's Durbar Square was added to the list of World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in 1979. Its Durbar Square is home to elaborately carved 55‐window palace and the famous Golden Gate, the Big Bell as well as numerous temples. In Taumadi Square lies the 5 storey Nyatapola Temple, Nepal's tallest pagoda temple then drive back to Hotel O/N at Hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu‐Manakamana Darsan ‐ Chitwan National Park:
After Breakfast, drive to Chitwan National via Manakamana temple located at Gorkha district we use cable car up and it takes 10 minute for cable from bottom to up hill to temple. After visit manakamana then we drive to Chitwan upon arrival hotel for refreshment, village tour and evening cultural show of ethnic Tharu, a local people of chitwan.(B,L,D)
Day 04 : Chitwan National Parks:
After breakfast, tour of Jungle safari with canoe boat ride, culture tours , Elephant back Safari, tour of Elephant Breeding centre, bird watch and nature walk. Afternoon Elephant bathing . Sunset view from river bench (B,L,D)
Day 05: Chitwan‐Lumbini birth place of Lord Buddha:
Breakfast & some activities than drive to Lumbini birth place of lord Buddha. Sight seeing Tour to Lumbini including Maya Devi Temple (Buddha's Mothers Temple) visit to sacred pond, Gardens built various countires including Myanmar, Thailand, China, Korea, Germany, France, Nepal, Srilinka, Japan. O/N at hotel B/B basis
Day 06: Lumbini‐Pokhara:
After Breakfast drive via Tansen palpa to Pokhara Check in Hotel Visit around Pokhara Lake, boating to Barahi temple in the middle of lake. O/N at Hotel/Resort On B/B basis.
Day 07: Pokhara‐Kathmandu:
Early morning Drive to Sarangkot to see the sunrise and Mountain views but weather should permit and back to Hotel for breakfast .Then drive to peace stupa (monastery) on the hill for yet more views . After noon you can visit lake side stroll the streets stopping at the nice coffee shops and restaurants or shop or for the active paddle your own boat. Around 4pm we fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel O/N at Hotel.
08: Departure transfer to airport