Nepal-the very name evokes exotic temples, incense aromas & the towering Himalayas. as an adventure destination it has a competitive edge over the neighboring countries. Nepal has a sterling global reputation as one of the most most dramatic and exciting destinations. established on the international travelers map for over 40 years, it offers tourists the best of both worlds. adversity that ranges from sailing the worlds highest peaks, trekking the foothills- to honeymoon, sight-seeing, entertainment, religious tours in the Kathmandu valley. Nepal is the only Hindu kingdom in the world and it is sacred land, where Buddha was born. Destinations Covered - Kathmandu, Gorkha, Pokhara, Chitwan and Lumbini tour with our expert tour guide and luxury vehicle.
Kathmandu has four World Heritage sites, namely, Durbar Square, Swaymbhu Nath, Boudh Nath, and Pashupati Nath Temple, which can be seen on the tour packages for Kathmandu. In the centre of old Kathmandu, Durbar Square is a huddle of temples and shrines, with intricately carved roofs, doors and windows. Started as the Kasthamandap, it was built around the 12th century. A very holy place for Buddhists is the Stupa of Swayambhunath, considered 2,000 years old. On major Buddhist festivals like Buddha Punima or Tibetan Losar (New Year), Buddhists mainly, Newari Buddhists visit the stupa.
Royal Chitwan National Park (‘Chitwan’ means "in the heart of the jungle’) covers 932 sq. km. in the flat lowland region of southern Nepal. It is one of the most important sub-tropical parks on the Indian subcontinent with populations of the endangered Royal Bengal tiger, Greater One-horned rhinoceros, Gangetic dolphin (Platanista gangetica), Wild Asian elephant, Gaur, Golden Monitor lizard, Gharial crocodile and many more.
Gorkha is a scenic hill- town with great historical significance. King Prithvi Narayan Shah, who unified the Kingdom of Nepal during eighteenth century, was born in the township of Gorkha. Situated on a small hillock at an attitude of about 1000 m, Gorkha offers panoramic view of snow-fed mountains.
Pokhara is a place of remarkable natural beauty. The serenity of Phewa Lake and the magnificence of the fishtailed summit of Machhapuchhre (6,977 m) rising behind it create an ambience of peace and magic. At an elevation lower than Kathmandu, it has a much more tropical feel to it, a fact well appreciated by the beautiful diversity of flowers which prosper in its environs. Indeed, the valley surrounding Pokhara is home to thick forests, gushing rivers, emerald lakes, and of course, the world famous views of the Himalayas.
Lumbini-a place in the South-Western Terai of Nepal, evokes a kind of holy sentiment to the millions of Buddhists all over the world-as do the Jerusalem to Christians and Mecca to Muslims. Lumbini is the place Lord Buddha -the apostle of peace and the light of Asia was born in 623 B. C., Located in the flat plains of south-Western Nepal and the foothills of Churia range , Lumbini and its surrounding area is endowed with a rich natural setting of domesticable fauna and favourable agricultural environ. Historically, the region is an exquisite treasure-trove of ancient ruisn and antiquities, dating back to pre-Christian era. The site, described as a beautiful garden in the Buddha's time still retain its legendary charm and beauty. To the mere 12 miles north of Lumbini lies the dense and picturesque sal-grove.
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