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This journey focuses on the country’s finest
sites and scenery, combining Kathmandu
valley’s ancient monuments and the
mountains and valleys of the Himalaya with
Chitwan National Park, where rhinos roam.
(N)Day 2: Kathmandu
Arrive and transfer to The Hyatt Regency in Kathmandu for 2 nights. (N)Day 3: Kathmandu • Patan
Morning tour of Kathmandu Durbar Square and Swayambhunath stupa. Afternoon tour of Patan – a medieval city of fine arts and culture. (B)Day 4: Pokhara
Drive to Pokhara and stay 3 nights at the Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge. (B, D)Day 5: Pokhara
Tour of Pokhara visiting World Peace Pagoda and a boat ride on Lake Phewa. (B, D)Day 6: Pokhara
Watch the sunrise from your terrace. The rest of the day is at leisure to take a nature walk or to wander through the local Gurung villages with a packed lunch. (B, L, D)Day 7: Chitwan
Drive to Chitwan and stay 3 nights at the Kasara Jungle Resort. (B, D)Day 8: Chitwan
Early-morning and late-afternoon wildlife viewing by 4×4 or boat, village walk. (B, L, D)Day 9: Bhaktapur
Drive to Bhaktapur for a 2 night stay at Hotel Heritage. (B)Day 10: Bhaktapur • Panauti
Morning tour of Bhaktapur. Travel to Panauti for lunch at a local homestay and to explore this beautiful Newari village. Late afternoon visit to Bodhnath stupa for the evening kora (meditative walk). (B, L)Days 11-12: Dhuilkhel
Drive to Dhuilkhel and spend 2 nights at the Dwarika’s Dhulikhel. (B)Days 13-14: Fly home
Late check out before an evening flight home. (B)Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Superior tour
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.Single supplement
Available on request.Tailor-made travel
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 enquire online.
Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge is just half an hour's drive from Pokhara in western Nepal. Situated on a spectacular hilltop ridge a thousand feet (305m) above the Pokhara Valley, it has panoramic mountain views of Machhapuchhare, and three of the world's 8,000m (> 26,000ft) Himalayan peaks, Dhaulagiri, Annapurna and Manaslu. Rooms are arranged around the hilltop in hand-cut stone bungalows. All the rooms have a spacious verandas, adjoining bathroom and are furnished with a twin or king sized beds. Fresh herbs and salads come from the Lodge's own organic gardens. Fruits and vegetables are grown in the village. Breakfast is in the English tradition and lunch is a Nepali buffet of a range of authentic dishes using local spices. An alternate light lunch of fresh salads and soups is available on request. Dinner is a daily changing table d'hôte menu including traditional European and British cuisine.
Located in the buffer zone of Nepal's Chitwan National Park, the Kasara Jungle Resort blends simple luxury with contemporary style and is surrounded by verdant jungle. The guestrooms are spacious and comfortable, and feature several thoughtful Nepalese touches. The restaurant serves traditional Nepalese cuisine using locally sourced ingredients, although some international favourites are available. Several activities are available at the resort including 4x4 safaris, jungle walks, cycling and birdwatching excursions.Features: 35 rooms, restaurant, swimming pool, spa, Wi-Fi.<br>Room amenities: Air conditioning, day bed, desk, tea & coffee making facilities.
The Hyatt Regency is set in 37 acres of gardens and is located 10 km from the city centre of Kathmandu, on the road to Boudhanath Stupa, the most holy of Tibetan Buddhist shrines outside Tibet. The hotel is considered the best in Kathmandu in terms of accommodation and facilities and has 284 rooms and 6 suites.
Lying at an altitude of 1,700 metres, the Dwarika's Resort Dhulikhel is spread over eight hectares of gentle slopes and offers panoramic views of the mighty Himalaya and the Kavrepalanchowk valley below. All 36 rooms are designed to depict the traditional Newari and Gurung style of architecture. The rooms are comfortably furnished, decorated with traditional soft furnishings and feature a small garden with a hammock and lounge chairs. There are no televisions and bathtubs, but there is an outdoor shower stall and the large windows offer spectacular views. Facilities include a multi-cuisine restaurant and a full service bar that serves a choice of cocktails.
Low season from £2995 per person
High season from £3095 per person
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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