Delhi to Valley
Trip Highlights :- Delhi | Kathmandu | Nagarkot | Bhaktapur | Chitwan | Pokhara | Daman | Kathmandu | Delhi |
Tour duration : 12 Nights / 13 Days
Arrival at New Delhi International Airport, meeting assistance by our representative who will welcome you and will provide transfer to the hotel. Upon reaching your hotel, you will be handed over the travel documents with a complete briefing of your tour by the representative. Check-in and proceed to your room. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. This morning explore India’s capital city by touring its magnificent monuments, start your tour by visiting - Old Delhi: an ancient walled city earlier known as Shahjahanabad. Take a photo stop at Red Fort: the most opulent red sandstone fort and palace of the Moghul Empire (1639-1648 built by Shah Jahan the 5th Mughal Emperor of India and the builder of the Taj Mahal in Agra), visit Jama - Masjid: Largest mosque in India, the foundation of the historic Jama Masjid was laid on a hillock in Shahjahanabad by Emperor Shah Jahan in 1650 AD, this mosque was the result of the efforts of over 6,000 workers, over a period of six years (1650-1656 AD). The cost of the construction in those times was 1 million rupees. This Mosque has three great gates, four towers and two 40 m-high minarets constructed of strips of red sandstone and white marble. About 25,000 people can pray here at a time. The mosque has a vast paved rectangular courtyard, which is nearly 75 m by 66 m. The whole of the western chamber is a big hall standing on 260 pillars.
Visit Chandni Chowk, the bustling and colorful market of the old city, designed by Emperor Shah Jahan’s daughter Jahanara Begum. Jahanara laid the foundation of Chandni Chowk, which is the largest trading center of Delhi as well as India. At present the street is a busy thoroughfare and is really congested. This area is renowned for 'Kuchas and Katras' also known as Alleys. These alleys house traditional Havelis, innumerable places of worship, popular specialised markets and century-old eating joints. Enjoy a cycle-rickshaw ride.
Visit the Raj Ghat, the memorial site of Mahatma Gandhi - Father of Nation.
Later visit New Delhi designed and built by the British in the 1920's it's a city of wide boulevards impressive Government buildings, green parks and gardens. First drive past Connaught Place, the heart and main shopping district of the capital, then drive to Rajpath (King’s Way), India Gate - the 42mt high stone "Arch of Triumph", erected in the memory of Indian soldiers who died in First World War. Drive past Rashtrapati Bhawan (President Palace) and Parliament House. Later visit the Qutab Minar 12th century minaret built by Qutub-ud-din Aibek of the Slave Dynasty - this building complex dates back to the onset of Muslim rule in India and is fine example of Afghan architecture which is graceful and well sculptured and stands 75 meters. Also visit the Baha’i Temple (Lotus Temple) Lotus being a symbol of peace and prosperity all around the world, the shape of the temple personifies the purpose for which the foundation of this marvelous man-made architectural was laid. Lotus temple is made of pristine marble blocks, cement, dolomite and sand and the entire ascetic value is coddled by the group of nine pools filled with crystal clear water. In accord with the mores of Baha'i religion, the temple is open to everyone from anywhere in the world who is looking for inner peace & tranquility.
Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast check-out from hotel. In-time transfer to airport to take flight for Kathmandu. Arrival in Nepal, at Kathmandu airport, transfer assistance to hotel. Check-in at hotel. Traditional dinner with cultural program in typical Nepalese restaurant. Overnight stay at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. (Optional) - In the morning Scenic Mountain flight around the Himalayas including Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Choyu, Nuptsche, Amadablam and many more from Kathmandu airport.
Afterwards city tour of Kathmandu. Visit Durbar Square, Temple of living Goddess Kumari, Palace buildings, Pagoda architectures, Swayambhunath (monkey temple) Stupa, and Patan city. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Breakfast at hotel. In the morning proceed for the city tour of Kathmandu city, Sightseeing starts with a visit to Pashupatinath the biggest Shiva temple which is the holiest Hindu site. Peaceful stupa of Bouddhnath which is the biggest stupa in Nepal also known as mini Tibet where monks praying around the Stupa and Monasteries.
Later explore Bhaktapur Durbar square the traditional town, visit to handmade paper factory by using the Himalayan plant. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
After breakfast, Drive to Nagarkot, arrive and check-in at hotel. Later undertake 03 to 04 hours hiking around the village, observe the local life. Nagarkot is Situated about 32 km east of Kathmandu city, which is the nearest panoramic view point and from here one can see the beautiful view of the Himalayan peaks. Overnight stay at hotel.
Enjoy the sunrise view in Himalaya, breakfast then sightseeing of Bhaktapur city, Newari city founded in the 9th century. Visit Durbar Square the Royal Residential Quarter of Bhupatindra Malla, famous five storied temple of Nyatapola in Pagoda style, Batsala temple, Bhairavnath temple, Duttatraya temple, Pujari Math and Palace of 55 windows. Overnight at Hotel in Bhaktapur city
After breakfast check-out from the hotel and drive to Chitwan National Park. Upon arrival, check-in at Jungle Lodge, refreshments and briefing about the programmes. Afternoon activities of Elephant safari, walking in Jungle etc. Overnight at the hotel / lodge.
After breakfast, full day Jungle activities include safari on Elephant back, Nature walks, Drives, Canoeing and Bird watching in the park having 360 sq. miles of tall grassland and thick forests. Overnight at the hotel / lodge.
After breakfast, drive to Pokhara. Upon arrival in Pokhara check-in at hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.
Breakfast at hotel. Half day sightseeing tour of Pokhara and Boat ride on Phewa Lake. Half day sightseeing tour of Pokhara city and 01 hour Boat ride on Phewa Lake. It is a beautiful valley which is situated at a height of 2950 ft. with its rare combination of snow clad peaks among the highest in the world, crystal-clear lakes, stream and gorges, picturesque villages inhabited by friendly smiling Gurungs, Magars and other ethnic tribes. The scenery is breathtaking with excellent views of an overwhelmingly beautiful mountain range which includes the Dhaulagiri, The Annapurna I, II & III, Machha Puchhre or 'Fish Tail', Lamjung Himal, Manaslu & Himalchuli. In Pokhara's immediate neighborhood are Tibetan villages. Legend has it that there was once a beautiful city in the valley now filled by the lake. One of the most popular excursions is to paddle out the little island offshore from lakeside. On this island there is a small temple. Also visit Local Market, Bindebasini Temple, Mahendra cave, Phewa lake, Tibetan refugee Camp and Davis fall. Overnight stay at hotel.
After breakfast transfer to Daman. Daman is lying at an altitude of 2400m. Daman offers a view of the breathtaking grandeur of the world's highest peaks from far west of Dhaulagiri (8167m), to the east of Mt. Everest (8848m). There is also a view tower fitted with long-range telescopes through which one can view the back of beyond. This is also an ideal place for relaxation and outdoor activities such as Hiking, Trekking, Pony treks, short hikes and Bicycling. Overnight stay at hotel.
Breakfast at Hotel. Drive back to Kathmandu and proceed to airport to board flight for Delhi. Arrive in Delhi and connect to your return journey flight.
End of our services
1. Accommodation in Double room in 05 Star or 04 Star category hotels on CP Basis (Room + Breakfast Basis) inclusive of all presently applicable taxes.
2. Welcome Garlanding upon arrival in India at New Delhi airport.
3. All Arrival / Departure transfers from hotel to railways station / airport and vice - versa
4. Monument entrance fees to places of visit as per the itinerary
5. Air tickets for sector: NEW DELHI / KATHMANDU & KATHMANDU / NEW DELHI in economy class.
6. Cycle rickshaw ride in Old Delhi, 02 Game Safari’s in Chitwan National Park and 01 hour boat ride in lake Phewa in Pokhara.
7. English speaking Guide for city tour in New Delhi and Accompanying guide in Nepal.
8. All Transfers, City sightseeing/excursions and long drives as per itinerary using chauffeur driven air-conditioned Car / Mini Van / Coach.
9. 01 bottle packaged drinking water per person per day
10. All presently applicable interstate & toll taxes
1. Return international air tickets from the city of origin.
2. Travel Insurance and INDIAN / NEPALESE Visa.
3. Early morning MOUNTAIN FLIGHT from Kathmandu for aerial view of Mt. Everest and return mentioned in programme as OPTIONAL.
4. Personal expenses such as: Any Meals other than specified above / Drinks / Laundry bill & Telephone calls at hotel. Tips for Guides & Driver / Camera Fees at the monuments or any other expenses not included in the clause "inclusions".