Ultimate Introduction To Nepal

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If you’re searching for the ultimate introduction to glorious Nepal, then look no further. This 7-day tour offers travellers a great experience in Nepal, including visits to several iconic Hindu & Buddhist temples, a walking tour, a boat trip and even an elephant ride.

Encounters Travel are offering this group tour including some meals, accommodation, all transfers, transport and entry and activity fees that are included on the itinerary from just £399 per person!

Day 1 – Land in Kathmandu
Your adventure kicks off as soon as your plane lands in Kathmandu airport. Encounters Travel greet you and transfer you to your hotel in the Thamel tourist district, where you will have time to settle in. The rep will take you on an evening walk through Thamel, where you will get your first tast e of Nepal’s restaurants and bars!

Day 2 – Durbar Square
This is where the tour really begins. You are offered a guided walk from the hotel through the back streets, which are dotted with tiny shops, temples, workshops and stupas to Durbar Square. Have a lunch at a rooftop restaurant overlooking the hustle and bustle of Durbar Square, before visiting the prominent pilgrimage sites of the Bouthanath Buddhist stupa and the Pasupatinath Hindu temple.

Day 3 – Chitwan National Park
Takes a tourist bus on the main road to India through steep hills and beautiful valleys, as you make your way to your lodge at Chitwan National Park. Once settled in, take a little village walk to discover the rural village life of the local Tharu people.

Day 4 – Wildlife Safari
Spend the day spotting tigers, rhino and wild elephant before exploring the jungle and taking a fun canoe trip. In the afternoon, take an elephant safari into the park!

Day 5 – Pokhara 
Spend the morning bird watching before taking the tourist bus to Pokhara, a lakeside town that sits right at the bottom of the incredible Annapurna range of mountains. Relax and explore the town for the rest of the day.

Day 6 – Sarangkot Hill
Wake up early to grab a taxi towards to the top of the nearby viewpoint at the top of Sarangkot hill! Remember your camera, as the views of the Annapurna mountain range are awe-inspiring.

Day 7 – Tour Conclusion
It is your final day with Encounters Travel. Have your final tasty breakfast, and take any advice you would like from the local rep who is there to help you with any more travelling you intend to do!

Book your amazing Nepal tour now at encounterstravel.com