To have a little retreat, to retire into our shell, and to get away from the fast pace of modern life, nothing better than a sightseeing tour in a destination where you can literally immerse yourself in the natural beauty with the time slowly passing by. Then, you find Kathmandu and Pokhara, the two destinations in Nepal, provides both the perfection of  Nepal’s culture and natural highlights. Begin your journey in Kathmandu’s main cultural attractions where you will feel blessed and a little bit relax before heading to Pokhara and stop your en route at Bandipur, one of the most superb villages that still exist on earth. After completely exploring Pokhara, having some extra time in Kathmandu to relax and stroll around the city before your flight back home.

Duration: 6 days/ 5 nights
Start/ End: Kathmandu/ Kathmandu
Tour Route: Kathmandu – Bandipur – Pokhara – Kathmandu
Tour Customize: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Highlights:

  • In the hustle and bustle atmosphere, just let loose in the capital city of Nepal – Kathmandu
  • Discovering and gaining an insight into the Newari culture in the medieval villages of Bandipur
  • Discovering the peaceful and serene lakeside city of Pokhara and get into a memorable evening boat tour
  • Strolling around Bhaktapur and marvel at the Nytapola Temple

Tour Category: Nepal Tour Itinerary Packages
Guides: Local Guide (English speaking guide or other languages depends on your requests)
Transportation: Private first-class-air-conditioned-vehicle
Accommodation: Listed below or equivalent. Rooms with private bath or shower, hotel taxes, porterage, tips, and service charges.

Brief Itinerary
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu – Kathmandu Sightseeing
Day 2: Transfer from Kathmandu to Bandipur
Day 3: Transfer from Bandipur to Pokhara – Evening Boat Tour
Day 4: Discover Pokhara (Guided or Self-guided Day Tours)
Day 5: Fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 6: Kathmandu Departure

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Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu – Kathmandu Sightseeing

Getting into the stunning view of the Kathmandu Valley with the most comfortable seat, marveling at the green terraced fields, then it is your time to jump off the plane and start your journey in Nepal. After completing the procedures, our representative will be waiting to warmly greet you outside the airport and pick you up to your hotel.
Once you have settled in, it’s time to discover the city. The very first place will be Kathmandu Durbar Square, a perfect destination to begin your sightseeing tour itinerary where you can stroll around the city, discover all alleyways your way. If you want to catch the sunset in the entirely new country, Swayaambhunath, a white stupa rising above the valley, will be your thing.
Later, having dinner at Thamel with a variety of finest restaurants offering both Western and Nepali dishes.
Overnight at the hotel.


Day 2: Transfer from Kathmandu to Bandipur

Getting up and having breakfast, you then head to Bandipur in the early morning to avoid the traffic jam. Once there, enjoy a late lunch, then start exploring the beautiful village for the rest of the day.
Later, you then climb to the hill nearby to witness the stunning shapes of the foothills immersing themselves in the sunset as they change color.
Overnight at Bandipur
Driving Time: 6 hours

Bandipur villages - sightseeing tour in nepal

Day 3: Transfer from Bandipur to Pokhara – Evening Boat Tour

Get up early and enjoy the sunrise, you then have breakfast before leaving Bandipur to transfer to Pokhara, the enchanting places offering the stunning view of the Phewa Lake and the magnificence of Machhapuchhere Mountain. Then take a detour to Begnas Lake, an ideal area for a short walk or boat tour.
Arriving in Pokhara, check in to the hotel, then it is the time to explore the lakeside and relax over dinner.
Overnight at the hotel.
Driving Time: 3 hours

Begnas Lake - nepal sightseeing tour

Day 4: Discover Pokhara (Guided or Self-guided Day Tours)

Today, you will spend your whole day in Pokhara to relax or enjoy some activities there like exploring coffee shops and restaurants, going shopping, or doing something adventurous such as paragliding or mountain biking.

paragliding ponakha - nepal tour sightseeing

Day 5: Fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu

Having breakfast, you then have some time to do some sightseeing in Pokhara before checking out. Before your flight, about 1.5 hours, you will be picked up from the hotel to transfer to the domestic airport to take a return flight to Kathmandu.
Once there, transfer to Bhaktapur (about 20 minutes) to do some sightseeing. Heading to Nyatapola Temple, the tallest temple in Kathmandu as well as other religious buildings which have still stood in this medieval Newari city although being extensively damaged by the earthquake in 2015. You then can walk around the area to find some Newari crafts, especially pottery, which you can see them in the square.

bhaktapur - Nepal sightseeing tour 6 days

Day 6: Kathmandu Departure

Time to say goodbye Nepal. Having the last moment in Nepal with breakfast in a cafeteria, and strolling around, buying some souvenir. About 2 hours before the flight back home, the driver will be waiting for you at the hotel then pick you up to the international airport. When it comes to other Nepal tours, hope we can serve you the next time.

What’s Included?

  • Transfers between airports, hotels and scenic spots while sightseeing by the private air-conditioned vehicle with a driver and English-speaking guide
  • English speaking tour guide will be provided in each city, who will remain with you throughout your time in that city. He or she will provide you with the best local knowledge available.
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast as per detail itinerary
  • Entrance fees & permits (if have)
  • All meals as specified in the itinerary with authentic local food. Western food is available (upon request) (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner).
  • Bottle of drinking water
  • Domestic air tickets
  • English speaking local tour guide in each city
  • Entrance fees and zone fees for places mentioned in the itinerary
  • Transfers and sightseeing by private air-conditioned car

What’s Excluded?

  • International flights and airport taxes (Visa)
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Other meals which are not indicated above
  • Surcharge and compulsory dinners (if any)
  • Beverages in restaurants where meals are included
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers

Personal and other expenses such as porterage, bar bills and laundry not stated in the itinerary