Delhi to Kathmandu
Arrive Delhi in the morning and connect to the Kathmandu flight. Three nights stay at the Hotel Shangri-La.
Morning tour of Kathmandu includes the magnificent Durbar Square and Swayambhunath Buddhist Temple crowned by its golden spire. Afternoon visit Patan — the city of fine arts — with its superb Durbar Square, once the residence of the Malla rulers and now a Museum.
Morning drive to Bhadgaon — the home of Newari Medieval art and architecture — to see the Durbar Square and Nyatapola Temple. Visit the Holiest Temple of Pashupatinath — dedicated to Lord Shiva. In Bodhnath see one of the worlds largest Stupas with four pairs of eyes, facing the four cardinal directions.
To Chitwan National Park
Fly to Chitwan National Park. Afternoon jeep safari. Two nights stay at Island Jungle Resort.
Chitwan National Park
Full day of jungle activities. Rare one-horned rhino, Bengal tigers, elephants and leopards roam the land. The Park has 450 species of birds, 43 of mammals and 45 amphibians and reptiles.
Drive to Pokhara. Two nights stay at the Shangri-La Village Resort.
Day to relax and enjoy the clear air of Pokhara, walking, shadowed by the awesome beauty of the snow-capped Annapurna range, through dramatic countryside. Pokhara is one of the main starting points for Nepalese trekking.
Drive to Kathmandu through glorious scenery. Overnight at Hotel Shangri-La.
Morning flight to Delhi for your onward destination.