Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival
On arrival at Tirbhuvan International Airport , you will be met by our representative and transferred to hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. O/N at Hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing
Full day sightseeing tour of Boudhanath, Pashupatinath and Kathmandu Durbar Square . Bouddhanath is the largest and the most fascinating religious structure ever built in Nepal. Pashupatinath , situated 5 km east of Kathmandu is dedicated to Lord Shiva, with two-tiered golden roof and silver door is considered one of the holiest shrines for Hindus. Kathmandu Durbar Square - is a wondrous cluster of ancient temples, palaces, courtyards and streets. O/N at Hotel.
Day 3: Kathmandu to Chitwan,
Chitwan National Park (932 sq. km) is the most popular safari destination. O/N at Lodge.
Day 4: Jungle Activities
It covers a unique ecosystem in the world, containing the Churia hills, ox-bow lakes and flood plains. Dominated by sal forests, the park has 50 species of grasses. The 43 species of animals include the endangered one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger, Gharial crocodile, gaur, wild elephant, four horned antelope, striped hyena, pangolin, Gangetic dolphin, monitor lizard and pythons. Your stay in Chitwan National Park will be highlighted with the different activities including Elephant back safari, Canoe ride, village tour, jungle walk, bird watching, Tharu cultural dance etc. O/N at Lodge.
Day 5: Chitwan to Lumbini:
Morning drive to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, the apostle of peace and compassion. It is a place of pilgrimage for Buddhist as well as place of reverence for peace lovers of any religious faith throughout the world. In Lumbini the central attraction is the sacred garden with Maya Devi temple depicting the birth of Lord Buddha, Ashoka Pillar pinpointing the birthplace of Buddha and Shakya Tank where Maya Devi, the mother of Lord Buddha, is supposed to have taken a dip before bringing forth the baby - Lord Buddha. Around this holy site, there are remnants of Monasteries and Chaityas built over the centuries following Buddha's birth in 632 BC. O/N at hotel
Day 6: Lumbini:
Excursion to Tilaurakot (25kms) to the west, the ancient capital of Kapilvastu, the Kingdom of the Sakya Dynasty in which Lord Buddha was born. PM tour of Monastery Zone and the Lumbini Village . O/N at Hotel.
Day 7: Flight to Kathmandu:
Evening, World Heritage tour of Changunarayan and Bhaktapur. Changunarayan - is the most ancient Hindu temple in Kathmandu , and is dedicated to lord Vishnu. Bhaktapur - is one of three sister cities, which still, retains a medieval charm and visitors to this ancient town, are treated to myriad wonders of cultural and artistic achievements. O/N at Hotel.
Day 8: Kathmandu
Early morning drive to Domestic airport for Mountain flight to Mt. Everest (Sagarmatha), This is the easiest and quickest way to get a close up view of Mt. Everest (Sagarmatha 8,850the "must-see" landmark of Nepal and the highest mountain of the world. Other breathtaking mountains that can be viewed at close range are Shisha Pangma, Dorje Lakpa, Gauri-Shanker, Melungtse, Numbur, Cho-Oyu, Pumori, Nuptse, Lhotse, Makalu, Ama Dablam, Thamserkhu, Kanchenjunga and even glimpses of the Tibetan Plateau. After Dinner half day sightseeing to Heritage Tour of Patan Durbar Square, Swayabhunath. O/N at hotel.
Day 9: Departure
Transfer to Airport for onward destination