Kathmandu, The Capital city of Nepal & well known as Living goddess(Kumari) city in the world; Pokhara, The sign of Nature beauty of Nepal from where you can see magnificent view of Himalayas; and Lumbini, The birth Place of Lord Buddha and place of peace. Thats why Kathmandu Pokhara and Lumbini gives you great opportunity of three different most important touristic place of Nepal, the most beautiful city of world by the nature, Pokhara and the bird place of Lord Buddha, Lumbini.
Kathmandu is the historically important and culturally rich capital city of Nepal .Kathmandu the world's oldest cities (known as city of temples) was rewarded the status of "World Heritage Site" by UNESCO in year 1979. Around Kathmandu Valley you will visit historical places and Pilgrimages spots of including Pashupathinath(The holy Temple of Hindu's), Buddhanath(Biggest Stupa of Buddhist), Swanbhunath(Monkey Temple), Kathmandu Durbar Square(Old King Place and place of Living Goddess), Patan Durbar Sqaure( Old King Place and most historical Place) and Bhaktapur Durbar Square( Old King Place and most cultural historical place) etc.
After Kathmandu visit you will drive to Pokhara 200 km west from Kathmandu which is most beautiful with surrounding mountain views in the north side, clean and wide lakes in the middle of the city, green forest, friendly and warm locals make your holidays more meaningful. Pokhara is the only place in the world from where one can enjoy the magnificent view of Himalayas having elevation above 8000m while sitting below 1000m above sea level. The major attraction of Pokhara are Phewa Lake, Begnas Lake, Mahendra Cave, Seti River Gorge, Barahi Temple, Mountain Museum, World Peace Pagoda and Sarangkot ( View point of magnificent himalayas and Sunrise also starting point of Paragliding). Pokhara is also famous for adventure outdoor activities like paragliding, avia flights, boating, mountain biking and rafting.
After visiting lakes and Mountains in Pokhara you will heads to south western part of Nepal and foothills of Churia range to Lumbini, The birthplace of Lord Buddha- the spostle of peace and the light of Asia was born in 623 B.C. Lumbini 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 described as a beautiful garden in the Buddha's time still retain its legendary charm and beauty. For centuries Buddhists all over the world knew that Lumbini where lord buddha was born is somewhere around. The descriptions of famous Chinese pilgrims (of ancient times) Huian Tsang and Faeihan indicated to this area-saying 'Lumbini-where the lord was born is a piece of heaven on earth and one could see the snowy mountains amidst a splendid garden-embedded with stupas and monasteries.
Q. What type of shape do I need to be in, is this trip for me?
A. This trip is suitable for any kind of people from child to Old people. Not any pre- experience is necessary.
Q. Will somebody come to pick me up at the Airport upon my arrival?
A. Yes, our Airport Representative will be there to greet you outside of Terminal Hall, he/she will be displaying an Global Holidays Adventure sign with your name on it. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel.
Q. What sort of accommodation can I expect in this tour?
A. Here are so many different catagories hotel. Its up your demand. In our package ,We provide two or three star hotel accommodation for entire trip. The hotels have all the facilities of 24 hours hot and cold-water, attached bathrooms, dining rooms, bar, internet facilities, etc.
Q. What sort of food can I expect in the tour?
A. All the restaurants that we dine at cater for Continental, Chinese, Mexican, American based cuisine with some local influences, always plenty to choose from.
Q. What sort of transportation you use?
A. Depending on the group size we use Private cars, minibus, van, land cruiser. These small light vehicles are more maneuverable and flexible enabling us to take you through the Narrow roads of Nepal.
Q. What is the best season for this trip?
A. Any time between Octobers to Sep.
Q. What is the weather & temperature like?
A. It is all depending on what time of year you are traveling; during winter (Mid December to February), it gets colder at night and warmer during the day. The temperature could be as high as 22 deg C during day and 4 deg C low early in the morning and at night.
From March to May it is warm and sometimes a bit hot and weather stay perfect. The average temperature during this time of year is 25 deg C.
During the months of September to early December it is always warmer providing the perfect time to travel. The average temperature during this time of year is 20 deg C.
You will be in air-conditioned vehicles during the tour and all hotels are fully air conditioned.
Q. Can I charge my digital camera or other batteries on my trip?
A. Yes, of course but remember to bring your adapters!
Q. Is there any communication while we are on tour?
A. There are telephones and internet facilities available so you can always stay in contract with your family.
Q. Can I use credit cards and ATM in the places visit?
A. ATM are available in Kathmandu and Pokhara, major credit cards are accepted in all places but you need to pay 4% extra as bank levy so cash is always recommend.
Q. How much additional money do I need per day?
A. It all depends on your spending habits for Lunch, Dinner, Drink and Bar Expenses.
Q. Do I need to tip my guide and driver? How much would that be?
A. Tips are always expected, it is good to tip your tour staff at the end of tour.
Q. Is the water OK to drink? Do I need to bring purifying tablets/filter?
A. Bottled water is available in all the places.Bottled water is safe for drinking. You don't need to carry any purifying tablets.
Q. What essential documents do I need to bring with me on tour?
A. *Valid Passport – must be valid for up to 6 months after you return from your tour, keep a separate photocopy.
Travel insurance, keep a separate photocopy
Cash and Traveller’s Cheques, keep numbers and proof of purchase separate
Emergency contact numbers for T/C’s, banks, insurance, family contacts.
Q. Can I add extra days to my trip?
A. A holiday should never be about making it to the final point quickly. Along your tour we can add days at your request with additional costs to cover guides, Hotel and Transportation.
Q. What immunizations will I need?
A. No vaccinations are compulsory in Himalaya, but we do recommend you are covered for *diphtheria & TB, hepatitis A, *hepatitis B, *malaria, typhoid, polio and tetanus.
We also recommend:
That if you have any pre-existing medical conditions which might affect you on tour, you make these known to your tour leader and Global Holidays Adventure at the time of your booking.
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