Glimpse of Nepal Tour

  • Duration
    8 days
  • Trip Grade
    Easy
  • Group Size
    Min. 1 Pax
  • Best Time
    Jan - May and Sept - Dec
  • Accommodation
    3-Star Hotel

Trip Overview

A glimpse of Nepal Tours is the finest way to explore the natural as well as cultural galore of Nepal. People travel to Nepal for various reasons and touring is one of the pleasant activities that many do while in Nepal. In this tour package, travelers are obliged to see only the finest collection of Nepal’s beauty. The tour genuinely takes you close to the Himalayas with a tour to Pokhara. And with a tour to Chitwan, you will get to see the wilderness of Nepal.

Lumbini will give you a spiritual richness in Nepalese as well as a chance to glimpse the life of Lord Gautam Buddha before his enlightenment. And a tour of Kathmandu gives you an insight into the historical as well as the artistic background of Nepal. All in all, it is a truly great way to see all the wonderful aspects of Nepal at once. And every moment spent on this journey is insightful and mesmerizing.

Highlights of Glimpse of Nepal Tours

  • A guided sightseeing tour of cultural heritage sites located in Kathmandu with an English speaking and experienced city tour guide.
  • An excursion of Lakeside city of Pokhara and drive to Sarangkot for the golden sunrise view over the Annapurna massif
  • Scenic drive to Chitwan and participate in joyful cultural activities
  • Take an amazing jungle safari in a jeep and observe the wild animals living in their natural habitat
  • A spiritual tour of Lumbini and get a glimpse of a large collection of monasteries

About the glimpse of Nepal Tours

The glimpse of Nepal Tours is the ultimate tour that takes you from central part of Nepal to the magnificence of west. From visiting the national parks to holy spiritual places under the shadows of mighty mountains, this trip has it all. The pleasure of knowing and exploring these magical features are surreal. On you are in the middle of the journey, you will have seen more intimidate picture of Nepal than you had intended for.

The long drive through scenic villages gives you an ideal how the life of normal Nepalese runs. And the picturesque hills, terraced farmlands banked by the roaring river shall be your constant companion while driving from one city to another. Either you cross the nation via vehicle or the plane, Nepal offers an amazingly assorted exhibit of attractions and scenes. And with this tour, you are signing up for greater experience that shall last for a lifetime.

The starts off with a delightful retreat to the UNESCO listed world heritage sites around Kathmandu. Through this tour admire the exotic arts carved on the temples and palaces of these sites. Also, you will get to see the religious side of Nepal. Moving on from Kathmandu, the tour takes you to the city of Lakes- Pokhara. This serene city roofed by the majestic Annapurna range, Machhapuchhre, Dhaulagiri and many more. And the visit to the Sarangkot hill lets you get an up-close view of Annapurna massif and the awesome sun rise.

All in all, you will get the full doze of nature’s awesomeness while in Pokhara. Following Pokhara, next destination is Lumbini. The journey from Pokhara to Lumbini shows the transition on the geography of Nepal. From being in the surrounding of huge cliffs and mountains, you descend to Lumbini with flatlands everywhere. The peaceful environment of Lumbini will soothe your exhausted mind and body.

The place has many monasteries built by Asian Buddhist countries. So, monastery with different designs and architecture can be found while in here. One can simply find a spot under the shade of tree and start meditating while on the nature existence. After the wonderful tour of Lumbini, next destination in our journey is Chitwan. While you are in Chitwan, you will explore the nearby villages and wilderness surrounding it. Chitwan is one of the best wildlife-viewing spots and the place to do safari. The park is famous for its Bengal tiger, one horned rhinoceros, large number of gharials and large species of bird. There is some much to do and see so you will be busy exploring the jungle. Your journey will get even more profound.

On the whole, the glimpse of Nepal tour lets you taste the elegance of Mother Nature. Nepal’s finest wilderness spot and religious spots are part of this journey to give travelers excellent experience of Nepal. This journey is perfect to do alone or with the company of a family. Hence it is one of the perfect trip with us to do as family vacation. It brings all the pleasantest components of Nepal to relive and to relish.

Itinerary Expand all

Day 01 - Arrival Day in Kathmandu

You will meet our office representative at the Kathmandu Airport. You will easily recognize him as he will be carrying “Nepal Hiking Team” placard. He will then escort you to your trip Hotel in a private vehicle. At the hotel, after you have check in and got freshen up, we will conduct a small briefing session regarding your tour. After the meeting, we do not have scheduled any plans for the rest of the day. So, you can enjoy rest of the day doing anything you would like.

Day 02 - Full day city tours in Kathmandu

We will visit the rich cultural heritage sites of Kathmandu. The tour will start around 10 in the morning and finishes around 4 in the afternoon. We will visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath, Bouddhanath stupa and Pashupatinath temple. All the places display beautiful ancient artworks done by our forefathers.

Overnight halt at the same trip hotel and breakfast is included.

Day 03 - Drive to Pokhara, 6 hours

Today, we are driving to Pokhara. So, we will wake up early in the morning, have warm breakfast and start our journey. The drive is about 5-6 hours depending upon the traffic. Overnight halt at the hotel in Pokhara. Breakfast is included.

Day 04 - Full day guided tours in Pokhara with morning drive to Sarangkot for sunrise

Early in the morning, we will wake up and get ready to drive to Sarangkot. At Sarangkot, we will get to witness the amazing vistas of Annapurna range. After admiring the great view of Annapurna range along with other majestic mountains and the beautiful sun rise view, we will drive back to Lakeside Pokhara. Upon drive back to Pokhara, we have sightseeing tours of Bindabasini Temple, Mahendra Cave, and Devi’s Falls etc. While in Pokhara, you will also visit the Phewa Lake.

Overnight halt at the Hotel in Pokhara. Breakfast is included.

Day 05 - Drive to Lumbini, and Sightseeing Tours

We will drive to Lumbini which takes approx. 5 hours. You will visit sanctuaries and cloisters made by neighboring Buddhist countries. You will likewise visit Maya Devi temple as well as Asoka pillar and visit the place where Gautam Buddha was born and raised. Overnight halt at a hotel in Lumbini. Breakfast is included.

 

Day 06 - Drive to Chitwan then Chitwan tours including jeep drive and canoeing

We will leave Lumbini and drive to Chitwan which takes about 3-4hours.

Once you reach Chitwan, you will check at the resort and go for canoeing and jeep safari in the jungle. On the tour, you will see deer, elephant, wild buffaloes, crocodile, one horned rhinoceros and if lucky royal Bengal tiger too.

Overnight halt at the Resort in Chitwan. All three meals breakfast, lunch and dinner is included in the package.

Day 07 - Drive to Kathmandu after Bird Watching

We will wake up early and go for bird watching in the jungle. Besides birds you will also get to see other beautiful creatures. After tour is finished, we will drive back to Kathmandu. Evening Farewell Dinner at a typical Nepali Restaurant.

Note: You can take an option of flying back to Kathmandu. Extra cost will be applicable.

Overnight halt at the hotel in Kathmandu. Breakfast and dinner is included.

Day 08 - Departure/Tour Ends

You will meet our office representative exactly three hours before the departure flight. He will escort you to the Kathmandu airport in a private vehicle.

Cost Includes

  • All ground transportation by private vehicle including airport transfers
  • Three nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu
  • One nights’ accommodation with full board meals at a 3 star hotel in Chitwan National Park
  • A night accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Lumbini.
  • Two night’s accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Pokhara
  • All guided sightseeing tours & activities including entry fees
  • Farewell dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant in Kathmandu
  • All government taxes and office service charge

Cost Excludes

  • Meals not specified in the 'Meal Inclusions' in the itinerary'
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa: you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (a multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 50 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 copies of passport-size photos.)
  • Tips for tour guide and Driver

FAQs Expand all

Will there be anybody at the airport to pick us up?

Yes, our airport representative will be there at the airport to pick you up and transfer you at your trip hotel. You will easily recognize him as he will be carrying “Nepal Hiking Team” placard. He will then escort you to your trip Hotel in a private vehicle.

Will we also get drop off services?

Indeed, we do offer drop off services as well. You will meet our office representative exactly three hour before the departure flight. He will escort you to the Kathmandu airport in a private vehicle.

In Kathmandu, where will we be accommodated?

The hotel we use in Kathmandu for accommodation is Woodapple Hotel and Spa. It is one of the new properties in the Thamel district and offers best amenities amongst another same categorical Hotel. The hotel has indoor gym, spa and Jacuzzi.

Additionally, the rooftop restaurant and bar of the hotel lets its valued guest to have a panoramic view of Kathmandu valley. The establishment has great team of man force working for the comfort of the client.

Will we be able to upgrade our Hotel in Kathmandu, Pokhara, Lumbini and Chitwan?

Yes, you can upgrade your trip hotel to luxurious hotel in the above-mentioned places. Just let us know the names of your preferred hotel, and we shall arrange the reservation accordingly.

Our package includes 3-star categorical hotels all the places. Name of the hotels can be provided on request.

Can we fly instead of driving?

Definitely. If you wish to fly to different destinations of the tours instead of driving there. We shall made arrangements as per your request. Extra cost for the flight will be applicable.

Would we be able to make changes in the tour itinerary?

Indeed, you can make changes in the tour itinerary. However, we shall let you know that, if you are joining in a group tour then we cannot make any changes looking at the desire of one particular travelers. Therefore, we should strictly follow itinerary in a group tour.

Is this tour available for privately?

A glimpse of Nepal Tours is available for private tours as well. If you think group joining tour will be hassle for you then you can go for private tour. Besides in private tour, clients are flexible to make any changes in between the journey and will not have to follow the strict itinerary.

For Chitwan tours, can we do elephant back riding?

We do not encourage such activities hence we have not included the activity in our package. If you would like to do elephant back riding, then you consult with your guide any opt for the retreat.

Will you provide mineral water on the tour?

We provide drinking water during this tours.

How safe is it to take internal flights?

We are happy to say that all the internal flights that takes place in Nepal are safe and secure.

What type of vehicle do you use for the tour?

We use vans, cars, ECO-vans, mini buses, HI-ACE vans or tourister buses for the tour. We use these vehicle depending upon the number of travelers.

How knowledgeable are the guides for this tour?

Our city tour guides are highly knowledgeable and have years of experience of working as city tour guide. They speak fluent English and has vast knowledge about the historical figures, places and landmarks of Nepal. So if you are curious about anything, do ask him without any hesitation.

When will be best time to do a glimpse of Nepal Tour?

Well, this tour is doable all through the air. Nonetheless, the best time to do this tour would be spring, autumn and winter. Summer/Monsoon is the least recommended time to do this tour as the rain stops you from going out and summer heat rise in the temperature will exhaust you quickly. So, it would best if you do this tour in spring (March to May), autumn (September to November) and winter (December to February).

Is entrance fee of the heritage sites included in the price or not?

Yes, the entrance fee of all the heritage sites is included in the trip cost.

Is it necessary to make a down payment to the reserve a place on this tours?

To reserve a place, it is indeed necessary to make a down payment. However, the down payment is only required when you are certain that you want to do the trek. To reserve a place, 20% down payment of the total cost is required.

What is Nepal Hiking Team’s cancellation policy?

Clients are welcome to cancel the trek whenever they like. However, they should inform us with a valid reason as to why they are cancelling. Also, please note the deposit made to reserve a place is non-refundable. The reason for this is because, as soon as we receive the confirmation from the clients, we use more than the deposit amount to make reservations for hotels, airlines, transportation and other things necessary to operate the trek efficiently. Also, if we cancel these services, they will charge us a cancellation fee.

However, we are free to postpone our reservation for any dates. Therefore, we ask our clients to postpone their trip rather than cancelling it completely. Here is the link (Link) to our booking conditions.

Cost & Dates

Group tours are unavailable for this trip, however, you can opt for the private trip. The private trips are available on any date of your choice at any time of the year. Let us know about your preferred travel dates and we shall organize it as per your convenience. Get in touch with your query now.

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