Eco Trekking Tour holidays explores the beautiful mountains, hills, valleys and plains dominate the geography of Nepal that extends from the Himalayas range in the north to the lowlands of Terai in the south pretty close to Indian border in ecological way with participation and development of local community and people. Below is eco tour holidays itinerary, and talk to local tour leader and guide for customized tour holiday itinerary and best tour deal.
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu (1300m)
Arrive at Kathmandu Airport where you will be warmly welcomed by us and drive to hotel. The rest of the day is free to explore this historic and vibrant city.
Day 2: Sightseeing tour
After breakfast, we do full-day Kathmandu sightseeing tour – visit Kathmandu durbar square, an area filled with old temples and historical significance with old glorious Newari architecture. We also visit Swoyambhunath Stupa is majestically set high on a hill overlooking Kathmandu Valley. We proceed towards Pashupatinath Temple, a Hindu temple dedicated to Lord Shiva where you could see the cremation of dead body at Ghat in the banks of Bagmati River. At last, visit Boudhanath stupa, a Buddhist Stupa said to be one of the largest in the world. This massive structure stands tall with four pairs of eyes each facing the four cardinal directions, watching for righteous behavior of mankind and for human prosperity.
Day 3: Kathmandu -Bandipur tour
We drive to Bandipur is a living museum of Newari culture. With its glorious 18th century architecture and medieval ambience, all of Bandipur is a unique sight and we can make short hikes to villages, temples, viewpoints and mysterious caves. Also is a good place to see the wonderful Himalayan ranges include Annapurna, Manaslu and Dhaulagiri.
Day 4: Bandipur -Pokhara (884m) tour
After morning breakfast in Bandipur, the tour moves ahead with the scenic view of beautiful hills, countryside lifestyle driving along the Trishuli River.
Day 5: Pokhara Tour
Early at dawn, drive to Sarangkot viewpoint to witness nature’s ethereal lightshow as the sun rises over the Annapurna range turning its peaks from white to gold. After breakfast we go to see the deep narrow gorge of roaring Seti River from where we drive to Devi’s fall and further to Gupteswar Cave and the Bat Cave. In the evening we go by Phewa Lake for the leisurely row on its sparkling waters.
Day 6: Pokhara Lumbini Tour
From Pokhara we drive to Lumbini, the birthplace of Buddha. The spiritual heart of Lumbini is the Maya Devi Temple where the Buddha was born under a Bodhi tree. Other sites in Lumbini are Ashoka Pillar, Buddhist Monasteries, World Peace Pagoda and Lumbini Crane Sanctuary.
Day 7: Lumbini Chitwan Tour
From Lumbini we drive ahead for Chitwan National Park, a famous wildlife viewing national park in Asia enlisted in UNESCO world heritage sites where we will have an excellent chance of spotting one-horned rhinos, deer, monkeys, leopards, wild elephants, royal Bengal tiger and 450 species of birds.
Day 8: Jungle Safari Tour
For watching wildlife, birds and the rare species of flora and fauna we can either go for Jungle Safari deep into the park in a four wheel jeep or on walk or choose an altogether relaxing way on a canoeing trip on the Rapti or Narayani Rivers or by elephant riding which is much thrilling rather than comfortable. Moreover, we can head for exploring surrounding Tharu villages.
Day 9: Chitwan- Nagarkot (2175m) Tour
Starting early in the morning we drive back to Kathmandu and onwards to an one and half hour scenic drive to Nagarkot village (2175m) set on a ridge, just 32km from Kathmandu, facing one of the broadest possible views of the Himalaya.
Day 10: Kathmandu Airport
In Nagarkot after watching sunrise we can take Himalaya panoramas from Dhaulagiri in the west to Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga in the east with Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Shisha Pangma, Dorje Lakpa and Gauri Shanker in the centre. We then drive back to Kathmandu and you will be dropped to airport at your flight time.