NEPAL SUMMER TOUR

  • DURATION9 Days
  • DIFFICULTY-LEVELEasy
  • GROUP SIZE1-12
  • MAX ALTITUDE2215

Highlights

  • Visit tourist sites in Kathmandu
  • Hike through Shivapuri National Park
  • Witness gorgeous sunrise and snow-capped mountain views from Nagarkot
  • Visit the holy Changu Narayan Temple
  • A scenic drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan
  • Do wild activities in Chitwan National Park

Trip Overview

Soring to summer is the peak time of the year for mountaineers to scale some of the complex Himalayan Mountains, whereas, at the same time, the trekking activities get lower because of the unstable weather. Moreover, summer in Nepal also means frequent rainfall. Summer involves the monsoon season too. You have to be very precise with your trekking time if planning to do it in the summer season, and that can be a little bothersome. So, we are presenting you with some of the great alternatives to enjoy your time in Nepal in the summer, and one of them is Nepal Summer Tour.

We have designed our Nepal Summer Tour itinerary professionally, examining the weather and the places. We want you to have the best of traveling in Nepal in summer, and we want you to experience the enchanting feeling of perceiving the Himalayan Mountains as well. Our Nepal Summer Tour takes you across the dense forests of Shivapuri National Park, where you get to see diverse flora and fauna. You will be hiking through beautiful mountain villages - Sundarijal and Chisapani. The tour takes you to a famous vacation spot near Kathmandu, called Nagarkot.

Nagarkot offers breath-taking views of mountains and gorgeous sunrise/sunset. After the adventure, it is time for wilderness, and you head to Chitwan. Explore Chitwan National Park and get close to wildlife. Take a peaceful walk in the deep jungle and get to see endangered species like one-horn rhino and many others. Enjoy the tranquility of the city, and head back to Kathmandu, which marks the end of the trip. You can also tailor-make the Nepal Summer Tour. Get in touch with us to learn more about the package.

Major Attraction of Summer Tour in Nepal

Visit tourist sites in Kathmandu

The Kathmandu Tour takes you to the medieval monuments, which either are serving as museums or holy places for the locals. It is a guided tour led by a licensed tour guide. You will be visiting places like Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Pashupatinath Temple, and Boudhanath Stupa. Being a part of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites, all of these monuments present Nepali history, art, and architecture.

Hike through Shivapuri National Park

The trail from Sundarijal onwards ascends through the Shivapuri National Park. Established in 2002 AD, this park is situated between the transition zone- subtropical and temperate climate. Numerous species of wildlife like Himalayan black bear, barking deer, Indian leopard, porcupine, goral, etc, including 318 species of birds are found in this national park. The trail goes through dense forests following a rough route.

Witness gorgeous sunrise and snow-capped mountain views from Nagarkot

Nagarkot (2,195 m) is one of the nearest vantage points from Kathmandu. Located out of the chaos of Kathmandu, people love to take a short one or two days trip to this place. This place offers beautiful sceneries and stunning views of mountains like Annapurna Range (8,091 m), Ganesh Himal Range (7,422 m), Langtang Range (7,234 m), Manaslu Range (8,156 m), Rolwaling Range (7,181 m), etc, on a clear day.

Visit the holy Changu Narayan Temple

While returning from Nagarkot, you stop by at one of the oldest temples in the history of Nepal, which is the Changu Narayan Temple. Changu Narayan Temple is located on a hilltop and holds great importance to Hindus. The temple is dedicated to Lord Visnu. To this date, the architecture of this temple is known as one of the finest embossed works. There are few other small temples around the main one dedicated to other deities. This temple has four entrances, and each of them is guided by life-size pairs of animals like griffins, lions, and elephants.

A scenic drive from Kathmandu to Chitwan

Kathmandu Chitwan route is extremely beautiful. The scenery along the roadways is breath-taking. Lush green hills, rivers, waterfalls, terraced fields, and small settlement areas enhance the driving experience.

Do wild activities in Chitwan National Park

Chitwan is known for wild activities like jeep safari, deep jungle walk, canoeing, elephant bathing, and many others. You will see numerous wildlife, including the rare ones like the one-horned rhino, Royal Bengal Tiger, red panda, etc. Likewise, this place is also a paradise for birds and flower lovers. The tour in Chitwan also involves a visit to the indigenous Tharu village. You can see their traditional stick dance and taste their assortments.

Itinerary

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Nepal Summer Tour begins with your arrival at Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. The first day of the tour is free. You will be welcomed at the international airport by our airport representative. He/she will escort you to the hotel and help you with check-in. On a remaining day, you can explore around the hotel and rest.

  • Hotel
  • 1345
  • Kathmandu

The second day is full of sightseeing of different UNESCO World Heritage in Kathmandu. The sites are the holy Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhnath Stupa. The Stupa is the largest stupas in Nepal. The tour also takes you to the Swayambhunath, aka the famous Monkey Temple, and the Kathmandu Durbar Square. As you will be guided by a licensed English-speaking guide, he/she will tell you the history and legends behind these monuments. You get introduced to Nepali art, architecture, culture, and history.

  • Hotel
  • B
  • 1345
  • Kathmandu

Wake up early and have a delicious breakfast. After that, you will get ready to drive to Sundarijal in a private tourist van. The drive offers outskirts views and will be an hour long. From Sundarijal, you begin trekking towards Chisapani. The trail goes through lush forests of oak and pine. You will be walking through the Shivapuri National Park. Along the way, you can see birds and snow-capped mountains on clear days.

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  • Chisapani

The trail from Chisapani ascends gradually and takes you to Chauki Bhanjag. Take a short lunch break here and continue trekking through a pleasant route to Nagarkot. Nagarkot is a famous viewpoint as well as a holiday stop near Kathmandu. On clear days, one can see views of the Himalayan range.

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  • B, L, D
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  • Nagarkot

Today, wake up early in the morning to witness gorgeous sunrise and breath-taking scenery. After that, have breakfast and begin hiking towards the holy Changu Narayan Temple. It is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. This temple is centuries-old and has some intriguing legends. Explore the temple and drive back to Kathmandu.

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  • 1345
  • Kathmandu

Drive to Chitwan early this morning today. The route goes along the Trishuli River and rolling green hills. You can see picturesque views of mountains, waterfalls, terraced fields, and villages/towns on the way. Upon reaching Chitwan, check-in the resort.

Rest and later in the evening visit nearby indigenous Tharu village, where you will be welcomed with their traditional dance & assortments. You will spend a couple of hours interacting with them and observing their dress, language, and culture before heading back to the resort.

  • Lodge
  • B, L, D
  • Chitwan National Park

An adventurous and wild day awaits ahead today. After having breakfast, visit Chitwan National Park, where you will be doing different activities like a deep jungle walk and a jeep safari. If you are lucky, you might get to see wildlife like one-horned rhinoceros, royal Bengal tiger, deer, bear, wild boar, peacock, and many others. Likewise, you will also visit the elephant breeding center, where you can see baby elephants and how food is prepared for them.

  • Lodge
  • B, L, D
  • Chitwan National Park

Today, if you want, you can wake up early to go bird watching and canoeing. Later, you drive back to Kathmandu, following the same scenic route. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will have the evening to yourself. Rest and shop souvenirs. In the late evening, meet with the team for the last time over a farewell dinner organized by the company.

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  • Kathmandu

It is your last day in Kathmandu. Check out of the hotel as per your flight departure time and meet with our airport representative at your hotel lobby. He/she will drop you at the airport as per your flight departure time.

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What's Included

  • All the Transfers
  • Four nights in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Chisapani-Nagarkot - 3 days trek with accommodation, guide, transport, meals, and national park fees
  • Two nights accommodation in Chitwan on a full board basis (breakfast, lunch, and Dinner) with Jungle Activities
  • Transport from Kathmandu-Chitwan-Kathmandu private vehicle
  • All the applicable entrance fees
  • Local guide for the tour

What's Excluded

  • Nepal entry visa, which you may easily issue on upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu
  • Food (Lunch & Dinner) in Kathmandu
  • Your personal expenses
  • International airfare to and from Nepal
  • Tips for the guide & driver
  • Other expenses, which are not mentioned in including section

FAQs

Nepal summer tour is an easy tour and a combination of cities and small trekking. The summer tour in Nepal includes a Tour of Kathmandu and Chitwan national park and a short hike to Chisapani Nagarkot. So, it is an easy tour and suitable for everyone and children.

We provide 3-star hotel accommodation for six nights (4 nights in Kathmandu and two nights in Chitwan) and two nights in a simple mountain lodge (in Chisapani and Nagarkot).

Hotel we provide

  • Hotel Jampa in Kathmandu- 4 nights
  • Mountain lodge in Chisapani & Nagarkot- 2 nights
  • Rhino Land lodge in Chitwan- 2 nights

The hotel upgrade is available to 4 or 5 stars in Kathmandu and Chitwan so, let us know if you want to upgrade your accommodation in Nepal summer tour.

We provide a total of 18 meals (8 breakfast, 5 lunches, and 5 dinners), and these meals will be provided at hotels and lodges you stay. You can expect to get dishes like India, Nepali, and Continental.

Yes, children are allowed to go on a summer tour in Nepal as this tour is a child-friendly tour and Nepal summer tour is one of the best suitable tours for the family with children and school students.

Nepal visa is available on your arrival at Kathmandu airport, or you can apply and get a Nepal visa from our (Nepal’s) embassy/consulate office in your country or region.