A wonderful tour in Nepal to discover around Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan with Annapurna Trek. This trip will take you to traditional villages and pristine forests to the majestic views of Annapurna, Fishtail and Dhaulagiri. This is the best trip in the Himalayas if you are visiting Nepal for the first time. Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan Tour with Annapurna Poon Hill Trek is suitable for families with children to seniors and young-adult travelers to experience culture, nature and wildlife of Nepal. Please email us at [email protected] and call or leave message on WhatsApp +977 9851023742 to book and customize Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan Tour with Annapurna Trek Itinerary, cost and dates for 2023/2024.
Name: Kathmandu Chitwan Annapurna Tour
Tour Type: Trek Tour
Tour Package: Standard
Tour Duration: 11 Days
Tour Difficulty: Medium
Tour Season: All season
Tour Altitude: 150m to 3200m
Tour Cost: USD 699-USD 1150
Group Size: 1 - 12 people
Mode of Transfer: Car/Jeep/ Bus
Tour Begins/Ends: Kathmandu/Kathmandu
Kathmandu Chitwan Annapurna Tour is a 11 days cultural, natural and wildlife tour in Nepal with a short trek in the Annapurna foothills.
Kathmandu Chitwan Annapurna Tour is a perfect package for those looking for a mix of trek and tour.The 11 day trip will take you to the three top tourist destinations of Nepal including Kathmandu, Chitwan and Annapurna Pokhara. The 10 nights 11 days Kathmandu Chitwan Annapurna Tour will be an ideal choice as it includes some of the most enchanting heritages and natural wonders of Nepal. The tour provides you an insight into lifestyle, culture, religion and natural gifts of Nepal. No other tour in the world can offer such a diverse experience in such a short span of time.
The first part of this tour takes you to Kathmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur durbar square. You will visit ancient temples, monuments and palaces during tour in Kathmandu. Major sites include the three Durbar Squares of three cities, Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath Stupa and Boudhanath Stupa.
Once we complete Kathmandu tour, we drive to Chitwan National Park lies in the district. The park is home to the endanger one horned rhinoceros, royal Bengal tiger, gharial, leopard, wild boar, Asiatic rock python, deer, bear and hundreds of other species of animals and birds. You will enjoy boating in the Rapti river and take part in jungle safari inside the National Park. The cultural show and dance of the Tharu people is another highlight of the trip.
The final part of this trip includes trekking to Poon Hill. We will travel to Pokhara, the city of lakes. We will take a short drive to Nayapul from Pokhara and start our trek from the place. Poon Hill is famous for its mesmerizing sunrise and panoramic view of the mountains. The trek provides an opportunity to explore the rich flora fauna diversity of the Annapurna region.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu(1,300m)
We will pick you up and transfer you to your hotel in a private vehicle once arrive in Kathmandu airport. Free day on your own and rest. Overnight at standard twin sharing hotel accomodation with brekfast in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Guide tour to cultural world heritage sites in Kathmandu valley that is Pashupatinath temple visit, the world biggest Bouddhanath Stupa and visit Swoyambhunath Stupa also known as monkey temple. After exploring the surrounding areas visit historical Kathmandu Durbar Square with temple, unique architectures and Kumari (living goddess). Evening pre-trip discussion and introduce with our fellow trekking staff for your adventure trip.
Day 3: Bhaktapur and Patan Sightseeing
Today we will visit the other two cities of Kathmandu Valley - Patan (Lalitpur) and Bhaktapur. These two cities are also as rich in culture and tradition as Kathmandu. We will visit the Durbar squares and the surrounding temples and monuments in the two cities. Patan has the Golden Temple, The Krishna Temple, The Bhimsen Temple, Batuk Bhairav Temple and the Bangalamukhi Temple near the Durbar Square. Bhaktapur has the Nyatapola Temple, the 55 windowed Palace, the Dattatreya Temple and the beautiful pond named Siddha Pokhari nearby the Durbar square.
Day 4: Kathmandu to Chitwan(415m, 5-6 hours)
We will drive to Chitwan on a tourist bus. The journey takes about six hours. Chitwan is a paradise. It is home to the Chitwan national park - one of the model national parks in the world. This national park has won many international accolades for its effort in conserving the royal Bengal tiger and the one horned rhinoceros. Large rivers like Narayani and Rapti flows through the heart of the district. The rivers are home to gharials and Gangetic dolphins. The national park provides shelter for hundreds of species of plants, animals and birds. Today you will have village walk and evening sunset view plan.
Day 5: Wildlife Safari Tour
Today you will enjoy jungle excursion and other wildlife activities in Chitwan national park. Jungle safari is the highlight of today’s activities. There are four options for jungle safari - walking inside the park with a licensed guide, safari in an elephant’s back, jeep safari and boat safari. We recommend elephant safari for first time travelers. Enjoy watching animals in their natural habitat. We will also visit the Elephant breeding center in Khorsor - at the outskirts of the park. You will see elephants of all age group here - from baby elephants to adult ones. Afternoon you will have Elephant back safari . We will end the day with Tharu cultural show and dance program.
Day 6: Chitwan to Pokhara(900 m, 5-6 hours)
You can visit the Rapti riverside in the morning. We will then have breakfast and board on a bus to Pokhara. The drive takes about five hours. We will follow the Gandaki river (Narayani) up to the place named Mugling. The road to Kathmandu and Pokhara diverges from Mugling. The road to Pokhara passes past the Marsyangdi, Seti and the Bijaypur rivers. Pokhara is a city of Lakes. If you are willing and if time permits, you can go boating at the nearby Phewa lake
Day 7: Pokhara to Kyumi, Trek to Tadapani through Ghandruk Village(2600m, 6 hours)
Receive you at your hotel in Pokhara, drive to Kyumi nearly 2 hours to begin your trekking experience through the village of Ghandruk. Ghandruk is the village of Gurung people, one of the largest ethnic groups of Nepal. This indigenous group has their own dialect, typical culture, clothing and lifestyle, which makes this village one of the most popular tourist destinations with a breathtaking backdrop of Himalayan peaks. End trek at Tadapani, the best place for viewing the stunning peaks of Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Himchuli, Annapurna South and other Annapurna peaks.Note: It is also possible to start 3 day Poon Hill Trek from Kathmandu, but you wold need totake flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara which is 30 minutes short flight and then continue drive to Kyumi to trek to Tadapani.
Day 8: Tadapani to Ghorepani(2850m, 6 hours)
Breakfast and a big day of trekking uphill through the forest to reach Ghorepani (2850m). Take it slow and rest as needed. Enjoy the mountain scenery and views of the snow-capped Himalayan peaks along the way. Say Namaste to local villagers and children who smile at you from the warmth of their homes.
Day 9: Ghorepani to Poon Hill (3180m) to Nayapul(1050m)and Drive to Pokhara(850m, 8 hours)
Take an early morning hike to Poon Hill(3232m) to enjoy the sunrise view over Mount Dhaulagiri(8167m), Tukuche Peak(6920m), Nilgiri(6940m), Varaha Shikhar(7847m), Mount Annapurna I(8091m), Annapurna South(7219m), Annapurna III(7855m), Machhapuchhre(6993m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Annapurna II(7937m), Lamjung Himal(6931m) and other numerous snow capped mountain peaks. Return to Ghorepani for a rewarding breakfast and begin your trek down to Nayapul(1050m) through the deep forests of rhododendrons, bamboos and oaks. End your 3 day trek Poon Hill with a return transfer by car/taxi to Pokhara.
Day 10: Pokhara to Kathmandu(1300m, 6-7 hours)
We will drive back to Kathmandu from Pokhara in a tourist bus. The drive takes six hours. You will enjoy the beautiful hills and rivers along the way. You also have the option of travelling by air. The time taken is much shorter - only 30 minutes - and you get a wonderful opportunity to view the mountain from up above. You will, however, have to pay separately for it.
Day 11: Kathmandu Airport.
Today is the day of your departure. We will drop you to the airport from where you will head back to your destination.