Historical Tour in Nepal-10 Days

Historical Tour in Nepal-10 Days Brief Insight

A historical tour in Nepal covering Kathmandu Valley, Chitwan, Lumbini, Palpa, Pokhara, and Gorkha in Nepal is a fantastic itinerary that allows you to experience the cultural, historical, and natural diversity of the country.

The itinerary unfolds with cultural immersion in Kathmandu Valley, featuring iconic sites like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, and Bouddhanath Stupa. Day trips to Bhaktapur and Patan showcase ancient architecture and cultural heritage.

The journey continues to Chitwan National Park for wildlife exploration through jeep safaris and elephant adventures. Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, offers serenity in its sacred garden and monasteries.

Palpa charms with medieval architecture in Tansen, while Pokhara captivates with lakeside beauty and Annapurna views. Optional activities include boating on Phewa Lake and visits to Devi’s Fall, Gupteshwor Cave, and the International Mountain Museum.

Gorkha Durbar and Gorakhnath Temple provide historical insights before returning to Kathmandu. This itinerary provides a well-rounded experience of Nepal, including its rich cultural heritage, diverse landscapes, and wildlife. Make sure to adjust the schedule based on your preferences, travel pace, and any unforeseen circumstances. Always check local conditions and travel advisories before embarking on your journey.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1-2: Kathmandu Valley

  • Day 1: Kathmandu Sightseeing
    • Visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
    • Explore Swayambhunath Stupa, also known as the Monkey Temple.
    • Visit Pashupatinath Temple, a sacred Hindu temple.
  • Day 2: Bhaktapur and Patan
    • Day trip to Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square.
    • Explore the ancient architecture, temples, and cultural heritage.

Day 3-4: Chitwan National Park

  • Day 3: Drive to Chitwan
    • Travel to Chitwan National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a famous wildlife destination.
    • Afternoon jungle activities like a jeep safari or nature walk.
  • Day 4: Chitwan Jungle Adventure
    • Enjoy a full day of jungle activities, including elephant safari, bird watching, and a visit to the elephant breeding center.

Day 5-6: Lumbini

  • Day 5: Drive to Lumbini
    • Head to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha.
    • Explore the sacred garden, Maya Devi Temple, and other monasteries.
  • Day 6: Lumbini Sightseeing
    • Visit nearby attractions like Tilaurakot, the ancient palace of King Suddhodhana.

Day 7-8: Pokhara through Palpa

  • Day 7: Drive to Pokhara through Palpa
    • Travel to Palpa and explore Tansen, known for its medieval architecture and panoramic views.
  • Day 8: Visit to Pokhara
    • Explore Pokhara, known for its stunning lakes, views of the Annapurna range, and adventure activities.
    • Visit Phewa Lake, visit Devi’s Fall, Gupteshwor Cave, and the International Mountain Museum.

Day 9-10: Pokhara to Gorkha then Back to Kathmandu

  • Day 9: Drive from Pokhara to Gorkha
    • Visit Gorkha Durbar and Gorakhnath Temple.
    • Explore Bhimshen Park, Upallo Durbal
  • Day 10: Visit Gorkha then Back to Kathmandu
    • early in the morning explore the local area
    • After breakfast Return to Kathmandu on the next day

  • star rating  KATMANDU TOUR with Kapil - So I did a city wide tour w Kapil to the various UNESCO sotes. Very Knowledgeable and friendly and knows the spots for the perfect picture. Pretty lucky to have... read more

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    September 24, 2023
  • star rating  Amazing tour in Kathmandu - We had this amazing tour in Kathmandu, thanks to our very nice guide Kapil. He knows the city and the people very well. He knows very much about the history... read more

    avatar thumb bartsM4791QU
    August 26, 2023