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Discover the highlights of Nepal
while staying in superior or luxury
accommodation on this comprehensive
14-day tour. Starting in Kathmandu,
explore its three medieval cities before
a memorable stay in the heart of the
Newari community in Bandipur. Pokhara
offers unrivalled views of the Annapurna
and Dhaulagiri Himalaya ranges, while
Chitwan is a haven for wildlife including
the ubiquitous one-horned rhino.
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Arrive and transfer to Traditional Comfort
/ Hyatt Regency* for a 3-night stay. Rest of
the day at leisure. Enjoy an evening meal at
the local Bricks Café or try the taster menu at
Krishnarpan (payable locally). (N)
Explore Old Kathmandu visiting Durbar Square,
Kumari Temple, Hanuman Dhoka, Kal Bharirav
shrine, Itum Bahal courtyard and the bustling
markets of Ason and Indra Chowk. Enjoy lunch
in the Kaiser Cafe in the quiet of the Garden of
Dreams. Late-afternoon visit to Swayambhunath
stupa to enjoy the sunset view. (B)
Morning visit to the ancient city of Bhaktapur
taking in 55 Window Palace, Old Malla Royal
Palace, the five-storey temple and Potters'
Square. Late-afternoon visit to Boudhanath stupa
to witness local Tibetans performing the colorful
and vibrant kora. Continue to Pashupatinath
temple to witness the Bagmati aarti. (B)
Drive to Bandipur for a 2-night stay at The Old
Inn. Afternoon walk through this Newari village
to the Tindhara water taps. Enjoy sunset views
from the Thani Mai Temple. (B, L, D)
Experience sunrise over the Himalayan range
from the terrace of your hotel. After breakfast,
enjoy a half-day day walk to Ramkot village,
with a packed lunch. (B, L, D)
Drive to Pokhara for a 3-night stay at Barahi /
Temple Tree Resort & Spa*. Wander at leisure
by the lakeside, enjoying tea and snacks in the
local tea shops. (B)
Morning visit to the World Peace Pagoda,
offering sublime views of the Annapurna range. Descend on foot through forests to Lake
Phewa for a boat ride across the lake. After
lunch, enjoy an afternoon visit to the Tashi
Palkhiel Tibetan monastery, settlement and
monastic school. This can be combined with a
visit to the Gurkha Museum. (B)
Day at leisure or enjoy one of the easy hikes
which are available in the surrounding foothills
– Bagnaskot, Thulokot or Dhampus. (B)
Drive to Meghauli for a 2-night stay at Kasara
Resort / Barahi Jungle Lodge*. Here you can
enjoy an evening boat safari along the Rapti
river in search of gharials, elephants and
rhinos. (B, L, D)
Morning 4x4 safari in Chitwan. Afternoon 4x4
safari or visit to the local Tharu community.
Evening cultural performance. (B, L, D)
Return to Kathmandu and stay overnight at
Traditional Comfort / Hyatt Regency*. (B)
Morning tour of Patan with its magnificent
Golden Temple and Durbar Square. Late check
out available. Evening flight home, arriving the
following day. (B) (N)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Superior tour departures
are based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
Luxury tour departures will feature upgraded
accommodation as indicated by the asterisks.
Prices are based on the standard room
The Luxury option starts from £2,595pp.
Available on request.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or
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