Tour Package Program: 07 Nights / 08 Days – 02 Nights Kathmandu – 01 Night Janakpur - 02 Nights Pokhara - 01 Night Lumbini - 01 Night Gorakhpur
From & To: Kathmandu/Gorakhpur
Activities & Sightseeing
DAY - 01 – Arrival transfer from TIA International airport Kathmandu - Pashupati Aarati visit – Overnight stay at Kathmandu - Our representative will be there to receive the guest at TIA airport or Bus stand, Kathmandu – Kathmandu - At an height of 1400meters / 4600 feet lies the central region of Nepal - Kathmandu is the capital of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal - The city has a rich history, spanning nearly 2000 years - Most of Kathmandu's people follow Hinduism and many others follow Buddhism - Nepali is the most commonly spoken language - English is understood & spoken by educated & professional residents – welcome & transfer to hotel – Hotel check in - Freshen up -PASHUPATI NATH TEMPLE visit for Aarati- 05 kilometer east of Kathmandu city centre. Pashupati Nath Temple is one of the most important holiest sites for Hindus all over the world - Back to hotel or Drop to Market - Overnight stay at Kathmandu.
Day – 02 – Kathmandu sightseeing - Overnight stay at Kathmandu - Breakfast - after breakfast Kathmandu sightseeing - BOUDHA NATH STUPA - 05 km east of central Kathmandu. The stupa stands on a three – tiered platform raised over the crossed rectangles in order to bring the Yantra form – BUDDHANILKANTHA TEMPLE (Sleeping God Vishnu) Jal Narayan Situated 09kilometer north of Kathmandu in a small pond at the foot of the shivapuri hills lies the half - submerged massiveblack stone statue of the reclining Vishnu resting on a bed of Snakes & PATAN DURBAR SQUARE - 05 KM south of central Kathmandu, across the Bagmati river. This city founded in 3rd century A. D by King Veera Dev. The monuments in this square date back to the medieval Malla period from 16th to 18th century - Back to hotel - Overnight stay at Kathmandu.
Day – 03 – Mountain Flight(Everest Experience) - Transfer to Janakpur - Overnight stay at Janakpur - Early morning transfer to domestic airport for Mountain Flight(Everest Experience) - After flight back to hotel - Breakfast - Hotel check out - Transfer to Janakpur Via Sindhuli Gadi Road nearly 190 kilometers takes 5 - 6 hours by road - On the way to Janakpur if time give permit visit Sindhuli Gadhi(Fort) - SINDHULI GADHI is a historical fort and tourist attraction is famous for the battle between then Gorkha Army and the British troop headed by CAPTAIN KINLOCH - The Gorkha force under the command of Khajanchi BIR BHADRA UPADHYAY and Sardar BANSHU GURUNG defeated the British troop in November, 1767 (Kartik 24, 1824 BS) - After visit fort proceed to Janakpur - JANAKPUR Janakpurdham, is one of the historical and religious cities of Nepal. Janakpur has a substantial tourism industry due to its significance in the Hindu religion and is home to the only operational railway in Nepal, historically called Mithilanchal, is the centre of the ancient Maithil Art & culture, which has its own language and script. The most important historical reference to Mithila/Janakpur is in the Hindu epic Ramayana, where Lord Rama's wife Sita (also called Janaki) is said to have been the princess of Videha. Her father, King Janak, found baby Sita in a furrow of a field and raised her as his daughter. As Rama and Sita are major figures in Hinduism, Janakpur is an important pilgrimage site for Hindus -Hotel check in - Freshen up - If time give permit - Visit Ganga Sagar(Pond) for Aarati Ceremony (Sandhya Aarati), Bhutnath Temple & Dhanus Sagar (Pond) - Back to hotel - Overnight stay at Janakpur.
Day – 04 - Early Morning Janakpur sightseeing - Transfer to Pokhara - Overnight stay at Pokhara - Early morning Janakpur sightseeing - Janaki Temple (Naulakha Mandir), Ram Mandir, Vivaha Mandap,& Nari Kala Kendra (Mithila Art & Culture Centre) – Back to hotel – Breakfast – Hotel check out - Transfer to Pokhara nearly 365 kilometers takes 07 - 08 hours by road - Hotel check in - Overnight stay at Pokhara.
Day – 05 - Sarangkot - Half day Pokhara - Overnight stay Pokhara - SARANGKOT Early in the morning 04 – 04.30 AM departure from hotel - drive up Sarangkot hill & few minute walk to observe a stunning view of Sunrise over snow caped mount Fish Tail & mount Annapurna range (about 02 hrs) - Goddess Bindyabashani Temple - Back to hotel - Breakfast - Half day Pokhara sightseeing – Davi’s Falls, Gupteshwor Mahadev temple cave, Seti river gorge & Tal Varahi Temple, Boating at Phewa Lake (own) - Evening free for own activities - Overnight stay in Pokhara.
Day – 06 – Transfer to Lumbini - Overnight stay at Lumbini - Breakfast – transfer to Lumbini nearly 185 kilometers takes 04 - 05 hours by road - Hotel check in Lumbini - LUMBINI is the pilgrim for every Buddhist & others. It is a beautiful garden full of green Sal trees. Many Buddhist visit here yearly and the shrines of different countries are built inside here which gives the image of holy spiritual and religious values inside it. The beautiful and peaceful monasteries inside it give the pleasure of peace and devotion inside us. Lumbini, one of the holy and sacred places where the Lord Buddha was born is listed in the World Heritage Site in 1997. Thus Lumbini holds the historical and religious significance of Nepal - Overnight stay at Lumbini.
Day – 07 – Lumbini sightseeing - Transfer to Gorakhpur - Overnight stay at Gorakhpur - Breakfast – Lumbini Garden half day visit - Lumbini Garden Birth place of Buddha - Maya Devi Temple where Buddha’s Mother giving birth to him - Ashoka Pillar which was erected by Emperor Ashoka to commemorate his pilgrimage to the sacred site - Puskarani or Holy Pond where Queen Mayadevi had taken a bath just before giving birth to the Buddha, Stupa & Monasteries – Back to hotel - Hotel check out - Transfer to Gorakhpur nearly 130 kilometers takes 04 - 05 hours by road - Hotel check in - Overnight stay at Gorakhpur.
Day – 08 – Departure - Breakfast - Departure transfer to Gorakhpur airport for onward Journey.