• Kathmandu Pokhara Tour

Kathmandu Pokhara Tour

Overview

Trip Tacts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: Easy
  •    Destination: Nepal
  •    Activities: sightseeing
  •    Accommodation: Hotel
  •    Meals: Breakfast
  •    Maximum altitude: 2170m
  •    Group size: Min 2
  •    Best Season: Sep--May

Trip Higlights

Explore UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Local Newari culture explores in Kathmandu.

Ancient temples, Old royal palace, and Buddhist Stupa, Museums.

Sunrise from Sarangkot and Pokhara with breathtaking Himalayan ranges.

Comfortable and clean accommodation.

Trip Information

This special tour helps you to explore the world heritage site and natural beauty of our capital city Kathmandu and Most touristic lake city Pokhara. Pokhara exhibits the panoramic and best Himalayan ranges with several lakes views. The tourist who has limited time Kathmandu Pokhara tour is the best example for them. Also, day hike and short trek either in Kathmandu or from Pokhara give the introduction of the lifestyle of countryside people. This tour can be customized for longer days. If the tourist has extra days there are several adventure sports like Bungee jumping, Helicopter Tour, Everest Sightseeing Mountain Flight, Paragliding, Zip Flyer, Ultra flight, can be done. In this tour especially you can enjoy with Buddhist and Hindu ancient art and architecture and relics in Kathmandu valley with visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites whereas in Pokhara cultural and Natural wonders with Manaslu, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalayan range closely.

Suggested Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath and Bauddhanath

Day 03: Sightseeing in Patan and Bhaktapur and Sunset views from Nagarkot

Day 04: Sunrise view from Nagarkot then drive to Pokhara: 213km, 6-7 hours

Day 05: Sightseeing in Pokhara

Day 06: Drive to Kathmandu

Day 07: Final departure

Customer Reviews


Flexible trekking company.

Andreas | America

Rating: 5

Thanks so much to Birendra Duwadi for being so accommodating and flexible to our trip and for your help. We enjoyed every hour with you in Kathmandu and around Kathmandu like Pokhara too. Soon or later see you Next time for sure.


Love our tour to Pokhara.

Arvid | America

Rating: 5

Thanks so much to Birendra for being so accommodating to our trip to Nepal Kathmandu and Pokhara. We enjoyed every Single second during our tour with our guide Karna. He took care of us and treated us like friends all over the trip. I can't wait to visit Nepal Next time to trekking to Everest. Keep in touch guys.


perfect trip to Nepal.

Eirik | California

Rating: 5

Mission Himalaya organizing our trip to Kathmandu and Pokhara that covered all requests for Kathmandu and Nepal. Birendra was very patient as we kept changing our itinerary according to our needs and we finished up with the perfect trip


Friendly Guide in Kathmandu and Pokhara Tour.

Daniel | Spain

Rating: 5

Birendra was great from the day I contacted him he stayed keep in touch and answered all my questions promptly as he can and a very helpful person. We did a 5-day tour. He organized our hotel. Birendra picked us up at the airport and collected us the next day morning. He brought us to the world heritages sightseeing places the next day. Our guide Madan was nice and helpful.


incredible tour to Nepal.

Jarle | Norway

Rating: 5

It looks so best tour organizing by Birendra yet as you approach it comes to life with visitors and monks mixing in Kathmandu and Boudhnath. A special feeling in my life after traveled to Nepal.


Best company never disappointed.

Nancy Lister | England

Rating: 5

This is our first trip and we were not disappointed by Mission Himalaya Treks. The itinerary and guides give you the opportunity to explore Kathmandu and Pokhara destination thoroughly and enjoy some hidden gems of Nepal. Thank you all the members.


I really like the use of local guides

Clara Moody | UK

Rating: 5

Before I have looked at many other companies but seem to keep coming back to Explore from this company will better of their fast response. Thay always efficient and friendly and I really like the use of local guides Birendra during my tour in Kathmandu and Pokhara.


The standard of guides is very good.

Amy Fitz | United Kingdom

Rating: 5

This was My first Nepal Kathmandu tour and Explore Pokhara. The booking process is so easy and efficient. We will definitely consider traveling with Birendra and Mission Himalaya again especially if the standard of guides is very good. I recommended all to go to Nepal and explore with locals.


Flexible itinerary, excellent tour leader

Robyn Coward | UK

Rating: 5

Mission Himalaya did Well organized, Flexible itinerary, excellent tour leader for our tour to Lake city Pokhara and Temple city Kathmandu.

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Upon our arrival in Kathmandu, Mission Himalaya will arrange to pick us up from the airport. We will then be transferred to our hotel. During the late afternoon, we can take a rest in our hotel room. In the evening, there will be a welcome dinner hosted by Mission Himalaya Treks And Expeditions PVT LTD. For dinner, you will be served excellent authentic Nepalese cuisine which will introduce you to the country's food culture. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Included meals: Dinner

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Swayambhunath and Bauddhanath

After breakfast, we begin our sightseeing tour by visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites within Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square showcases Nepalese art and architecture at its best. The architecture is typical of the Malla dynasty who ruled over Nepal from the 12th to the 18th century. Swayambhunath Temple is popular among the foreigners as the Monkey Temple owing to the large monkey population residing in the area. Pashupatinath Temple is situated on the banks of river Bagmati and is one of the principal temples of Lord Shiva. The Bauddhanath Stupa is one of the largest stupas in South Asia which is built on the ancient trade route to Tibet.

Included meals: Breakfast

Day 03: Sightseeing in Patan and Bhaktapur and Sunset views from Nagarkot

Listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Patan Durbar Square is rich in ancient arts and architecture. We also visit Bhaktapur, an irresistible city with an authentic local lifestyle preserved over centuries of isolation from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu. While in the city square, we get to admire the Nyata-Pola Temple, the Golden Gate, water spouts and the 55 Window Palace which merge together to provide an ambiance of a magical outdoor theater to its visitors. We also immerse ourselves in the authentic delicacy of the locals in Bhaktapur. Then we drive to Nagarkot, a village renowned for its sunrise and sunset views of the Himalayas and enjoys spectacular sunset views amidst the Himalayas. Overnight in Nagarkot.

Included meals: Breakfast

Day 04: Sunrise view from Nagarkot then drive to Pokhara: 213km, 6-7 hours

Early in the morning, we watch the sun as it rises from the mighty Himalayas. Next, we have breakfast then leave for Pokhara, also known as The Lake City owing to a large number of lakes in the city. Upon our arrival in Pokhara, we are rewarded with magnificent views of the Himalayas including Dhaulagiri (8,167m/26,794ft), Manaslu (8,156m/26,759ft), Machhapuchhre (6,993m/22,943ft), the five peaks of Annapurna and others. We then check-in to our hotel and take a rest. We may also stroll in the streets of Pokhara and just enjoy being in one of the most beautiful cities of Nepal. Overnight in Pokhara.

Included meals: Breakfast

Day 05: Sightseeing in Pokhara

Early in the morning, we leave for Sarangkot, a hill that overlooks the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges in the north and Pokhara city in the south. From here, we catch amazing views of the sun as it rises in the mighty Himalayas. We then head back to Pokhara and continue touring the city’s landmarks. Davis Falls is a unique waterfall that flows directly into a narrow and deep canal which has no end. The Shiva Cave is located near Davis Fall and houses a shrine dedicated to Lord Shiva, a primary Hindu God. We also do some boating in Phewa Lake, the largest lake in Pokhara and visit Barahi Temple located at the center of the Lake. We visit the famous International Mountain Museum (IMM) that records, documents, and chronicles the past and present development of mountaineering activities in the world and the Himalayas in particular. We also tour the Tibetan refugee camp and witness how the refugees keep themselves busy by producing and trading woolen carpets and other handicraft items. Overnight in Pokhara.

Included meals: Breakfast

Day 06: Drive to Kathmandu

After breakfast, we say goodbye to the beautiful northern skyline of Pokhara and drive towards Kathmandu. This will be a journey along river banks with wonderful views of hills and the rural Nepalese lifestyle. After reaching Kathmandu, we take a rest or do some souvenir shopping. To celebrate the successful completion of our journey, we will have a farewell dinner in the evening. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Included meals: Breakfast Dinner

Day 07: Final departure

Our adventure in Nepal comes to an end today! A representative from Mission Himalaya Treks And Expeditions PVT LTD.will take us to the airport approximately 3 hours before the scheduled flight.

Cost Details

What is included?

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle including before and after the trek
  • 3-star category accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast as per the itinerary
  • 3-star category accommodation in Pokhara with breakfast as per the itinerary
  • 3-star category accommodation in Nagarkot  with breakfast as per the itinerary
  • All ground transportation on comfortable private vehicles as per the itinerary
  • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed tourist guide with meals, accommodation, salary, and insurance
  • All necessary paperwork and Entrance  permits
  • Complimentary welcome or farewell dinner at a cultural restaurant in Kathmandu (Optional)
  • All government and local taxes, company service charges

What is not included?

  • Nepal visa fee, International air tickets, travel and medical insurance, emergency evacuation costs
  • Extra night accommodation because of early arrival, late departure, early return from the Tour(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • All lunch and dinner
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, extra drinks, battery charge, bottle or boiled water, hot shower, etc
  • Tips for guide(s), and driver(s)
  • The items rather than the include section

FROM US

$690

$750 8% OFF

Why travel?

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⇒ Adventure may hurt you but monotony will kill you.
⇒ Jobs fill your pocket, but adventures fill your soul.

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