There are all together ten World Heritage Sites in Nepal, out of eight cultural heritage sites, seven of them which glorify the Kathmandu Valley. This tour is especially designed to introduce all the cultural World Heritage sites of Nepal with the additional feature of spending two nights in the Natural World Heritage Site, Chitwan National Park.
This wonderful tour will take you to some of the most popular and significant places of Nepal such as Kathmandu valley, Chitwan and Lumbini. All accommodation during the tour will be at 3- to 4-star hotels and lodges available in the area. This World Heritage Tour is very famous for national and international visitors in Nepal. Heritage Tour package cover not only heritage sites, but also present to you cultural diversity, awe - inspire scenery and genuine interaction with local people of the civilization center we visit.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival in the Kathmandu International Airport (TIA), you will be greeted by our representative from Leisure Holidays. You will be then transferred to your respective hotel. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 02: Mountain Flight & Kathmandu Sightseeing: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath, Swayambhu, Boudhanath
Today we will take Everest Experience Flight in the morning. Everest Mountain Flight offers a great & equal opportunity to all the travelers to come face to face with the majestic peaks including the Everest.After the one hour Mountain Flight, back to the Hotel for Breakfast. After the Breakfast, Your guided sightseeing Cultural Heritage Tour around the historical sites of Kathmandu (Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath, Swayambhu, Boudhanath)
Day 03: Kathmandu Sightseeing (Patan & Bhaktapur)
After the Breakfast, you will drive with your guide for sightseeing. Today you will visit Bhaktapur and Patan. Patan is also known as Lalitpur or the "city of fine arts" . you will visit the Krishna Mandir, Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, Kumbheshwar temple, Jagatnarayan temple & the Mahabouddha temple in Patan. After sightseeing, you will drive back to hotel. overnight at hotel. Bhaktapur Durbar Square is one of the most charming Architectural showpieces of the valley as it highlights the ancient arts of Nepal. The major sightseeing places in Bhaktapur are The Durbar square , the Golden Gate, Palace of 55 windows, Bell of the barking dogs, 5 storied Nyatapole Temple, Bhairavanath Temple, Dattatrya Temple, Pujari Math etc
Day 04: Drive Kathmandu - Lumbini
Breakfast at Hotel, Fly (45 minutes) or Drive (7 hrs drive) from Kathmandu to Lumbini, birth place of lord Buddha, Arrive Lumbini. This pilgrimage site in southwest Nepal attracts devout Buddhists from around the world, who arrive to pay homage at the Sacred Garden where the ‘Enlightened One’ was born. A famous landmark is the Ashoka Pillar raised by the great Emperor who converted to Buddhism. Overnight at Hotel in Lumbini.
Day 05: Lumbini Sightseeing
The entire day will be spent visiting places around Lumbini.
Day 06: Lumbini - Chitwan
After spending a beautiful morning in Lumbini, We will drive towards Chitwan that will take 6-7 hours. You will enjoy the views of enormous plains of the Terai region while driving towards Chitwan. Chitwan National Park is declared as World Heritage Site under the category of Natural Sites by UNESCO. Once reaching your destination, you will be briefed about the Jungle Safari itinerary for the next day. You can later enjoy the sunset in Rapti river and stroll around the Tharu villages.
Day 07: Chitwan National Park
Chitwan National Park has been declared by the UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. You will be spending the entire day in the vicinity of National Park where you will have a nature walk for bird watching, visit the elephant breeding centre, attend the presentation on flora and fauna, enjoy the elephant safari inside the community forest and many more. You may even take a bath with an elephant and learn how to wash your elephant! Don't forget take a video of your elephant-bath which will be one of the fondest memories of the lifetime.you can enjoy your evening on the banks of Rapti River. Over night at Chitwan.
Day 08: Chitwan - Kathmandu
Drive back to Kathmandu. Rest of the day is free for shopping.
Day 09: Kathmandu
You will be provided with a guide to take you to local places. You will also be taken to Patan Durbar Square, Thamel area to let you experience the rich traditional life within Kathmandu valley.
Day 10: Departure
As this is the last day of Heritage Tour, you will prepare for your departure on this day. Make sure you have got all your souvenirs in your luggage and have all the necessary documents to make it easy for the immigration officials at the International airport. You will be transferred to the airport by taxi/car. The tours around Kathmandu ends but the memories will be eternal.
Trek Duration: 11 Days
Best Seasons: All the Season
Trip Grade: Easy
Trip Start/End: Kathmandu
Group Size: 2-12 Pax