A pristine cool environment and you stay there watching the golden sun rise above the pinnacles of majestic mountains! The moment when you see the golden sunlight glitter over the white snow swaddled in the Rocky Mountains; nothing could have ever been more pleasing and calming! Visit Nepal to endeavour the beauty that lies in the glorious sunrise as it stands up above the peaks of snow clad mountains in an alluring way. Sunrise and sunset tour lets you rejoice the tranquillity that lies in watching the sun rise and sun set amidst the Himalayan ranges of Nepal.
Nepal being a Himalayan country owns different places that act as a perfect spot for relishing the beauty of sun rise and sunset. The vantage points namely Nagarkot, Bandipur, Pokhara and Sarangkot are the popular location for sitting back to enjoy the sunrise and sunset view as you take a sip of your tea or coffee. The fresh air, birds chirping with the peaks of mountains dominating the azure blue sky! Enjoy this ideal combination of mental meditation with Sunrise and Sunset tour offered by Nepal Hiking Team.
Nagarkot is a hill station near Kathmandu which is known for its panoramic views of mountains. The lush hills, greenery, villages, forests and the jovial environment makes it an awesome place to be in. The views of mountains like Mt. Everest, Annapurna range, Gaurishankar range, Ganesh Himal range, Langtang range and many others are crystal clear in a bright sunny day. Amongst all is the glorious sunrise and sunset view from the view tower in Nagarkot.
Bandipur, a hill top settlement in Tanahaun is also a perfect destination for admiring the splendour of sunrise and sunset. Similarly, the glory of Sarangkot is not hidden from anyone. The picturesque city of lakes down below and the awe inspiring mountains above, the combination is garnished by the mind blowing sunrise and sunset view amidst the towering peaks of mountains like Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Fishtail, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Nilgiri and many more. Come and feel the pleasure in watching the sunrise and sunset with Nepal Hiking Team. We will make your holidays worth it!
- Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu
- Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour- Nagarkot
- Day 3: Nagarkot to Bandipur
- Day 4: Bandipur to Pokhara
- Day 5: Pokhara – Sarangkot – Pokhara Sightseeing
- Day 6: Pokhara to Kathmandu
- Day 7: Farewell
- All ground transportation by private vehicle including airport transfers
- Two nights accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu
- One night accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Nagarkot
- One night accommodation with breakfast at a 2-3 star category hotel in Bandipur
- Two nights accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Pokhara
- All guided sightseeing tours & activities as per itinerary including entry fees
- Farewell dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant in Kathmandu
- All government taxes and office service charge
- Meals not specified in the ‘Meal Inclusions’ in the itinerary’
- International airfare
- Tour guide in Nagarkot and Bandipur
- Nepal entry visa
- All your personal expenses
- Tips and gratuities for your tour guide and driver
Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu
When you arrive at Tribhuwan International airport, you will be welcomed by our representative. You will be privately transferred to the hotel for check in. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour- Nagarkot
Today, our sightseeing tour commences from the holy temple of Hindu devotees, Pashupatinath temple. Then we move to Boudhanath, 8 km east from Kathmandu. In the afternoon, we drive to Bhaktapur and explore architectural temples, shrines like Lion gate, Golden Gate, and the palace of 55 windows. We, then head towards Nagarkot to see the mesmerizing sunrise and sunset along with spectacular view of Himalayan ranges. Overnight stay at the Hotel, Breakfast included.
Day 3: Nagarkot to Bandipur
Your morning starts with the enthralling sunrise along with the splendid mountain views. After breakfast, we drive back to Bandipur another hill station for the sunrise and sunset view. Overnight stay at the Hotel, Breakfast included.
Day 4: Bandipur to Pokhara
We drive to Pokhara via Begnas Lake. Upon arrival, check in hotel, In the evening, if clear weather, drive to world peace stupa for the sunset photograph. Then stroll at the shore of Fewa Lake circulates the blood and energies the body after a long drive. The lake side becomes alive after the dark falls with the lighting of the shops and restaurants etc. It is a great hangout place for lovers of music and cuisines. Overnight stay at the Hotel, Breakfast included.
Day 5: Pokhara – Sarangkot – Pokhara Sightseeing
Morning drive to Sarangkot for the sunrise view, the village Sarangkot is one of the most beautiful village near in the Pokhara city. It is located in west part of Pokhara at the height of 1592 meter from sea label. Sarangkot is best place to see the sunrise and panorama mountain range. Upon drive back to Pokhara, we have sightseeing tours of Bindabasini Temple, Mahendra Cave, Devi's Falls etc. Overnight stay at the Hotel, Breakfast included.
Day 6: Pokhara to Kathmandu
Scenic drive back to Kathmandu and evening enjoy farewell dinner at a typical Nepali restaurant. Overnight stay at the Hotel, Breakfast included.
Day 7: Farewell
Approximately 3 hours before the scheduled flight a representative from Nepal Hiking Team will take you to the airport.
If the above itinerary does not meet your needs, we can design individualized travel plans based on your preferences.