GORKHA, BANDIPUR & POKHARA 8 Days

Trip Code : IN-05
Destination : Gorkha,bandipur,Pokhara
Duration : 8 Days
Accomodation : 3*
Meals : Lunch
Starts at : Kathmandu
End at : Kathmandu
Trip Route : Gorkha- Bandipur- Pokhara
Best Season : through out the year

Overview

Gorkha- Bandipur- Pokhara Tour is filled with the exploration of heaven like landmarks of Nepal. Gorkha, Bandipur and Pokhara three of them are treasures of Nepal that represent Nepal’s history and beauty. The tour invites you to see places of great importance and provides insight look of its culture and landscapes. Majestic vistas of mountain ranges are visible along the whole journey.  The tour without a doubt is the best one to understand Nepal’s long history and cultures.

Gorkha is the birthplace of Prithvi Narayan Shah, a great foresighted king who led the unification of present day Nepal. It was his vision and great labor that the present day Nepal is possible. Gorkha is also home to bravest soldier in the world. The Gorkha Durbar is situated at hilltop. Glimpses of great architecture via stone and wood cravings can be seen. There is also museum where we can observe ancient monuments, lifestyle and culture. Gorkha holds a special historical importance and is also a beautiful town in its classic style.

Bandipur was a stop between India-Tibet trade route originally settled by Magars. The traders ‘Newar’ of Kathmandu and Bhaktapur used this hilltop village and set up settlements here. Bandipur acted as an ideal place for trading. Tibetans would came with animal furs, musk pods, mountain herbs whereas kerosene, salts, glassware came from India. The hill top village was transformed to busiest trading hub and acted as a funneling point. But after construction of Kathmandu-Pokhara, the Pokhara became edge over Bandipur. However, Bandipur was well grew in wealth and people were well settled, the locality set up as a cultural and classic town where hotels, shops, café were built. The town was still able to hold its importance and is still standing as a great place to witness cultural and historical towns of Newar settlements. We can spectate incredible images of Ganesh Himal form Bandipur. Stay in a beautiful typical Nepali town full of amazing people and cultures.

Pokhara is a beautiful city which awaits us a great relaxation time. Pokhara is the city of natural wonders. Pokhara filled with spectacular views of mountains such as Mt. fishtail (Machhapuchhre), Annapurna, Green hills, overlooking Peace Gumba and the Phewa Taal Lake. Sarangkot allows you to spectate marvelous vistas of mountain ranges of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre etc. Boating in Phewa Taal, visiting International Mountain Museum, Peace Gumba are the things to do in Pokhara. Other things include Paragliding, Bungee Jumping, zip flyer, mountain biking, rafting etc. And lastly there is also BBQ, Beer and live music. There are lot of optional thing you can do in Pokhara. Pokhara is simply a paradise in Nepal.

Our tour start with the sightseeing in Kathmandu where you will experience great architecture of Pashupatinath Temple, Swoyambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa and Kathmandu Durbar Square of great importance. Glimpse of rich ancient architect culture via stone and wood carvings in different pagoda styled temples and other structures can be observed.

Itenarary

Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival


Flight Tracker Travels team member will be there to welcome you at the airport in Kathmandu. He will transfer you to hotel. The drive from the airport to the hotel is around 20 minutes. After refreshment, we will brief your plan more visibly.

Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing


Wake up early in the morning and after breakfast we shall go on sightseeing. We shall visit Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambunath Stupa, and Kathmandu Durbar Square observing the architectures that reflect Nepalese cultures and traditions. Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 3: Drive Kathmandu- Gorkha Bazaar


Early in the morning we shall drive to Gorkha Bazaar. We embark the journey with winding road and great scenic landscapes. After 5-6 hours of drive we reach Gorkha Bazaar. Overnight in hotel.

Day 4: Gorkha Bazaar Sightseeing


Today we shall sightseeing all day in Gorkha Bazaar. We dwell through classic towns and observe lifestyle of local. We shall be visiting Gorkha museum which is comprised of ancient resources to see. Then we hike up to hill top famous Gorkha Durbar where Prithvi Narayan Shah was born. We will explore ancient art of architecture around Palace. Also amazing mountain views can be observed from the top. We return to the hotel and spend a night there.

Day 5: Drive to Bandipur


Wake up early in the morning and after breakfast we drive to Bandipur via Abu Khaireni and eventually Dumre Bazar. The journey from Gorkha to Bandipur is yet so exciting. After check in at hotel we shall take a tour in small town to taste Newari culture woven with warm hospitality and also to observe the majestic vistas of Ganesh Himal. Overnight at hotel in Bandipur.

Day 6: Drive to Pokhara from Bandipur and Explore Pokhara


Early breakfast in the morning we shall drive to Pokhara which awaits us a great leisure and relaxation time. We shall do full day sightseeing around Mahendra Cave, Davis Fall, Gupteshwor Cave, Bindabasini Temple, Mountaineering museum. If leisure time we can go to Sarangkot to witness panoramic views of Pokhara city along with mountain ranges.
You can also opt for activities like Paragliding, Para Hawking, Mountain Flight, Bunjee Jump, Ultra-Light Flight, and Zip Flyer. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 7: Drive to Kathmandu from Pokhara


Today we shall return to Kathmandu to end our journey. Yet the journey shall be exciting and so mesmerizing that it won’t be easy to forget the journey. Overnight stay at hotel.

Day 8: Final departure from Kathmandu


Today is your departure day after breakfast you will have some free time to recall your tour, shopping nearby hotel local markets. According to your flight schedule Flight tracker travels team member will drop you to the airport to say good bye.

What's included

  • Accommodation in hotel in Kathmandu.
  • All ground transportation by private vehicle. (Depending upon the group size we provide Car, Van, Jeep, Coaster, Sutlej)
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu by private vehicles.
  • Accommodation in hotel in Bandipur and Hotel.
  • Management of meals according to contract (Breakfast).
  • A professional English-speaking or your native speaker guide for entire trip.
  • Farewell dinner in a Typical Nepali cultural restaurant.
  • All government taxes, VAT, Tourist Service charge.

What's not included

  • Nepal entry visa fee International / any air fare.
  • All expenses due to unavoidable events e.g. flight cancellation, personal illness, Political Disturbances etc.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Extra night accommodation if required.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Services not mentioned in the Itinerary.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Optional activities in Pokhara.

Good to Know

Extra: As it is clearly known once is not enough in the case of Nepal. So if you have time we can organize different types of activities which is also listed below.
  • Mountain Flight
  • White water rafting
  • Jungle Safari
  • Bungee Jump
  • Paragliding
  • Mountain Biking

Note: Above holiday itinerary can be customized as our guest specific requirements and we can make shorter and longer. We design your holidays accordingly.
 
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