NEPAL WINTER TOUR

  • DURATION10 Days
  • DIFFICULTY-LEVELEasy
  • GROUP SIZE1-12

Highlights

  • Visit cultural heritage sites in Kathmandu
  • Visit Pokhara valley
  • Hike Dhampus and Sarangkot
  • Sunrise view over the Himalayas from Sarangkot
  • Jungle safari in Chitwan National park

Trip Overview

Escape Nepal offers a tour in the winter season in Nepal. The winter is from mid-December to the end of February in Nepal. Nepal now is for all-season. So, you can do many small treks, including the Ghorepani Poon Hill trek and tour in Nepal in the winter season.

The 10-Day winter tour in Nepal starts in Kathmandu and covers cultural heritage sites in Kathmandu. You then drive to Pokhara and go on a hike for three days for Dhampus Sarangkot, and you also visit Pokhara and drive to Chitwan National park for a Jungle safari in Chitwan. You drive back to Kathmandu from Chitwan to conclude the tour in Kathmandu.

The winter tour is available all around the year as it does not mean that it is only for the winter season, and this tour is suitable for you all aged people, including students and children.

Itinerary

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Our escort and driver will welcome you at the airport on your arrival and escort you to the hotel. He also helps you check into your designated hotel. Your evening is free to explore yourself.

  • Hotel
  • 1345
  • Kathmandu

After having breakfast at the hotel, you go for a full-day tour of Kathmandu. Kathmandu is the historical hub of Nepal and has been a popular destination for tourists ever since Nepal opened its doors to visitors.

Kathmandu offers an interesting holy mix of Hinduism, Tibetan Buddhism, and western influence. You visit the famous Hindu shrine of Pashupatinath, the largest Buddhist Stupa in Nepal, the Boudhanath, Swoyambhunath, and Kathmandu durbar squire, and all these sites you visit are UNESCO recognized World Heritage sites.

Our guide will drop you back at the hotel, and you have a free evening.

  • Hotel
  • B
  • 1345
  • Kathmandu

After having breakfast at the hotel, our guide will come to pick you up to drive to Pokhara. The drive goes along the scenic Trisuli and Marsyangdi River valley to reach Pokhara. You also can view Ganesh Himal and the Manaslu peak as well on the driving.

Our guide will stop to have light lunch on the way and continue to drive to Pokhara. You reach Pokhara after 6-7 (depends on traffic) of the drive.

The Pokhara is a tourist's paradise full of natural as well as cultural heritage sites such as lakes, caves, & temples of Buddhist and Hindus along with her lovely mountains.

  • Hotel
  • B
  • 830
  • Pokhara

After having breakfast at the hotel, you drive to Phedi that takes about an hour, then you start the hike to Dhampus that takes about 3 hours.

The trek to Dhampus goes through cultivated terraces and Gurung, Brahmin, and Chhetri villages. Once you reach Dhampus, have lunch and around the Dhampus village.

  • Guest House
  • B, L, D
  • 1500
  • Dhampus

You see the beautiful panoramic view with sunrise rise with field terrace in the morning from Dhampus. You then have a hot breakfast and start a hike to Naudada. You stop at Naudada to have lunch, and another few hours of hiking take you to Sarangkot.

  • Guest House
  • B, L, D
  • 1592
  • Sarangkot

You wake early morning and climb up to view tower 10 -20 minutes from the hotel. You can see an awesome view of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Tukuche Peak, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Annapurna Range, Himchuli, Fishtail, Lamjung Himal Range, and a good view of Pokhara valley from the viewpoint.

The hike starts once you have breakfast at the lodge. Hike down to Pokhara Phedi that about 2-3 hours to Phed. You visit the Bindhyabisini temple and drive to Pokhara hotel, Check into the hotel and go for a tour in Pokhara that includes Boat at Phewa Lake, Devi’s falls, and Gupteshwar Mahadev cave.

  • Hotel
  • B, L
  • 830
  • Pokhara

After early morning breakfast at the hotel, You start the drive to Chitwan that takes about 6-7 hours, check into the lodge and have lunch and embark on a wildlife Tharu village tour in the evening.

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

After breakfast at the lodge, you start the full day jungle activities in Chitwan national park that includes a canoe ride in Rapti River and go on Jungle walking into the jungles and Jeep safari. You also enjoy visiting the Elephant Breeding center and scintillating Tharu cultural stick dance that’s exciting to watch in the evening.

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

After breakfast at the lodge, you go for an interesting Bird watching tour in the morning. Drive to Kathmandu after breakfast that takes about 6-7 hours.

On reaching Kathmandu, check in to the hotel, and you can go shopping around Thamel if you want, and we also arrange a farewell dinner as this is your last night stay in Nepal.

  • Hotel
  • B
  • 1345
  • Kathmandu

We transfer you to the airport to take your flight home. We are doubly sure you have enjoyed a wonderful holiday with different ventures.

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What's Included

  • Airport Transfers
  • Three night hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  • Two night hotel in Pokhara with breakfast
  • Two nights three days trek to Dhampus - Sarangkot with a guide, meals, accommodation, and transport
  • Two nights’ Accommodation in Chitwan on a full board basis and with Jungle activities
  • Ground transportation from Kathmandu-–-Pokhara – Chitwan- Kathmandu private vehicles

What's Excluded

  • Nepal entry visa, which you may easily issue on your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport - Kathmandu
  • Your Travel insurance (compulsory)
  • Lunch and dinner while you are in Kathmandu & Pokhara
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
  • International airfare
  • Tips for the guide, porter & driver
  • Any expenses, which are not mentioned in including section

FAQs

Nepal winter tour is a combination of city and small trek of Dhampus Sarangkot trek. The winter tour in Nepal includes Cities like Kathmandu, Pokhra, and Chiwan national park, and a short hike to Dhampus-Sarangkot. So, it is an easy tour that is suitable for everyone and even children.

We provide a 3-star hotel for seven nights (3 nights in Kathmandu, 2 nights in Pokhara, and 2 nights in Chitwan), and 2 nights in a simple mountain lodge (in Dhampus and Sarangkot). However, the hotel upgrade is available to 4 or 5 stars in Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan. So, let us know if you want to upgrade the accommodation in Nepal winter tour.

We provide a total of 19 meals (9 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 the Nepal winter tour as this tour is a child-friendly tour in Nepal. Nepal winter tour is one of the best suitable itineraries 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.