Kathmandu and Pokhara tour – 6 days is for someone who wants to relax and experience Nepal within a short period of time.
You will experience the unique traditions and culture, ancient architecture of the valley. And of course the scenic natural beauty of the lakes and Himalayas of Nepal with a hint of modernization.
This tour will take you to the major tourist atttractions of the Kathmandu valley which is the cultural hub of Nepal.
It boasts timeless cultural and artistic heritage in the form of ancient temples and small workshops. It is a living museum in itself. Even local shops and restaurants seem like a pseudo-culture put to display.
The beauty of Kathmandu gets multiplied by the hillocks surrounding it. Shivapuri, Nagarjun, Chandragiri, and Phulchoki to name a few. And the weather of Kathmandu is never extreme, be it winters or summers.
In Kathmandu, you will visit the UNESCO world heritage sites. The Durbar Square, Boudha Mahachaitye, Svayambhu stupa, and the Pashupatinath temple.
The other half of the tour will be in Pokhara, the lake city and a favorite destination for international and national tourist alike. This lake city is home to many popular and gorgeous Lakes of Nepal.
It will take you 6-7 hours by road to reach Pokhara from Kathmandu. On this journey you will drive along the bank of Trishuli and Marshyangdi river enjoying the scenic views of the mountains, the valleys and the diverse forests as your bus passby.
Pokhara is also the starting point of most treks in the Annapurna Region. You can enjoy an amazingly clear view of the snow-capped mountains from the Lakeshore or even your hotel room.
In Pokhara, you will visit places like Mahendra Cave, the bat cave, David Falls, Bindabasini Temple, The World peace pagoda etc. Another thing Pokhara is famous for is its adventure sports like paragliding, which is arguably the best in the world.
Other extreme sports that are available here too. The bungee jump, zip lining, ultralight flight, hand gliding, river rafting, canoeing, kayaking, skydiving are some to indulge in.
This Kathmandu and Pokhara tour- 6 days will give you the best of both these city has to offer in a short time. We have given you a detailed itinerary of the tour below to help you get a better idea of this 6 days tour.
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Highlights of Kathmandu and Pokhara tour- 6 days
- Visit to the UNESCO world heritage sites in the Kathmandu valley
- Get a better understanding of the culture and traditions of Nepal.
- Boating in the beautiful lakes of Pokhara.
- Caves exploration
- Sunrise and sunset viewing
- Mysterious waterfall and Gorge
- Spectacular views of the mountain vistas of Langtang Range, Fishtail and surrounding peaks.
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu
Day 3: Drive to Pokhara
Day 4: Pokhara sightseeing
Day 5: Drive back to Kathmandu
Day6: Departure from Kathmandu