The allures of Nepal laced with the exploration of Northern India wonders is what Nepal Tour with Noth India is all about. From exploring the prowess of Delhi to enjoying the wildlife Safari in Chitwan, from glazing over the love ecstasy of Taj Mahal to enjoying the panorama of Pokhara, from the ghats of river Ganges of Varanasi to the Buddhist monasteries of Nepal, enjoy the finest of the two countries with 15 nights 16 days Nepal tour with North India.
Day 1 Arrive at New Delhi
Capital of India will welcome your arrival with fresh flowers and a warm smile where our representative will escort you to the pre-booked hotel. Get relaxed and unpack for the upcoming tour plan with the very first city of golden triangle circuit. If time permits, a short trip to the sparkling market of Chandani Chowk can be scheduled where mouth-watering dishes and innumerable fancy artefacts with local speciality will definitely make you go gaga over the ambience of the place. Overnight in Delhi.
Day 2 Delhi Sightseeing
The major suggestible tourist places that one must ensure to cover during their Delhi sightseeing trip is Qutub Minar, India Gate, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Gandhi Memorial, Lodhi Gardens, Lotus Temple and Akshardham Temple.
The majority of historical places belongs to the Mughal Era and Colonial era as both of them has a great ruling period and of course the impact. Majority of administrative buildings including Parliament House, Rashtrapati Bhawan (President’s House), Supreme Court and Museums are true replica of colonial times. It is worth grabbing them all in your camera for experiencing them in real. Come back to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 3: Delhi to Kathmandu
Day 3 commences with extending the tour experience with heading to explore the beautiful capital, Kathmandu of the mountainous country Nepal. Kathmandu is the live testament that exhibits the finest of culture, cuisine, the natural beauty of the Nepal. During Nepal tour with North India, Kathmandu will surely steal your heart. Upon your Kathmandu arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel.
Kathmandu has various visual treats to offer.
Some of the most prominent amongst these to visit for the day include the UNESCO listed world heritage sites, Swayambhunath and Boudhanath Stupas. The former is mobbed by the monkeys for most of the time and hence is famed by the name “monkey temple”. The spiritual settlement is the showcases the blended artistry of Buddhist and Hindu iconography. The Boudhanath stupa tops the list of the largest spherical stupas of the country embellished with the grand mandala.
After savoring the beautiful intricacy of the two stupas, you can treat your eyes with the visit to Mankamana temple wherein you can enjoy the cable ride. The luscious greenery and the pleasant environment adorned with the beauty of the architectural settlements, Kathmandu is a total glee for travelers.
Day 4: Kathmandu to Nagarkot
If you haven’t had enough of Kathamndu, no worries, the city has a lot more to offer. The day commences with the visit to Pashupatinath Temple which is amongst the most famed pilgrimage site of the country, Nepal. It is beautifully settled along the banks of river bagmati and is dedicated to Deity Shiva. The grand premises and the tranquil environment with beautiful carvings will surely sore your eyes.
Later you will be driving to Nagarkot. The place is renowned for offering the breathtaking views of sunrise and sunset. The view with the beautiful backdrop of sun settling in the mountains and the continual changes in the hues of skies make Nagarkot, one of the scenic destination of Nepal tour with north India.
Day 5: Kathmandu to Chitwan
After enrapturing the souls over the scenic views and the architectural settlements of Kathmandu and Nagarkot, our journey in Nepal heads towards its wild retreat, Chitwan National Park. The national park is famed for its wildlife population and surely adds an enthralling flair to your cultural trip. The following day is free for leisure activities or to relax for an “adventurous tomorrow”.
Day 6: Wildlife Safari in Chitwan
The day commences with catching the beautiful sights of wildlife in Chitwan. Chitwan is famed as one of the leading tiger habitats in the world. Along with tigers, the wild predators, Leopard are also found in the national park. The park also serves as the home to sloth bear and the smooth coated otters. Hyenas, foxes, wild dogs, jackals, etc are some other wild species to sight over. You can also find rhinoceros in Chitwan.
Apart from catering the interest of wildlife enthusiasts, Chitwan is famed for its bird watching. Residing more than 500 species of birds, Chitwan is a mini avifauna reserve. Enjoy the wildlife safari in the park along with some adventurous activities around it.
Day 7: Chitwan to Pokhara
After livening up the adventures of Chitwan, it’s time to head Pokhara, another delightful destination of Nepal. Upon, Pokhara arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel. Later, enjoy the sightseeing of Pokhara. The first spot to cover is the famed Phewa Lake. Pokhara is the tapestry of the enchanting views of Himalayan valleys and the glistening water of Phewa Lake. Some of the other spots to visit in Pokhara are Davis fall, Basini Temple, Barahi temple and more. Later, enjoy the boat ride in Phewa Lake, enjoying the spectacular panorama of the city.
Day 8: Pokhara to Lumbini
The following day begins with the excursion to Lumbini, which is popular as the birth place of the Gautam Buddha. Lumbini is amongst the most popular pilgrimage site for Buddhist. Upon your Lumbini arrival, you will proceed for your check-ins and later will head to explore the beautiful lures of Lumbini. The most popular site to explore in Lumbini is Lumbini Garden with its lush greenery. Also the park houses Mayadevi temple along with several other Buddhist monasteries. Overnight stay is in Lumbini.
Day 9: Lumbini to Kathmandu to Delhi
The day is scheduled for travelling from Lumbini to Kathmandu via road and thereafter from Kathmandu to Delhi via flight. Upon Delhi arrival, proceed for your hotel check-ins followed by overnight stay.
Day 10: Delhi to Agra
After breakfast at hotel, get started for heading towards the magnificent city- Agra, truly termed as the City of Taj. Since Taj Mahal is the one which makes Agra known worldwide for its non-comprehendible beauty which is difficult to explain in words. With the help of driver, you will arrive at your pre-booked hotel at Agra where you will check-in and get relaxed. Enjoy evening tour of Taj Mahal as catching its rustic beauty during the twilight is a special attraction. Come back to hotel after strolling through the local market.
Day 11: Agra Sightseeing
Morning will begin with the early sunrise hour’s visit of Taj Mahal where a detailed guided tour will take you deep into the history and untold stories about this mausoleum. After Taj visit you will cover Agra Fort, Itimad-Ud-Daulah and Akbar’s Tomb where use of Persian architecture style is a great eye catcher.
Later in the day short trip the Fatehpur Sikri can be scheduled which is 40km (approx.) away from Agra. This UNESCO heritage Site has amazing places inside its compound and to name of them is Jodha Bai Palace, Rang Mahal, Birbal Mahal, Buland Darwaza and Dewan-E-Khaas. This tour is optional and can be replaced or removed with the place of your interest at your option. Check in to your pre-booked hotel at Jaipur and stay overnight.
Day 12: Agra-Orchha-Khajuraho
Early in the morning, you will be transferred to the railway station for boarding your direct train to Orchha where your arrival will be assisted by the team member you will give you a guided tour of the Princely state which is studded with heritage monuments like:
Jehangir Mahal, Laxmi Narayan Temple and Raj Mahal, some of which date back to 15th century and showcase the perfect architecture style of Classical Mughal Style and intricate mural paintings.
Later in the day you will be transferred to Khajuraho by road with the chauffeur drove by car and after arrival check in to the pre-booked hotel for overnight stay.
Day 13: Khajuraho –Varanasi
The most distinguished place of the world that showcase the very basics of life to the eternity of life with its erotic images & sculptures carved everywhere; such is the glory of Khajuraho Group of Temples. You will get amazed during your tour to the eastern and western group of temples of which temple are dedicated to various Hindu gods and goddess-like Durga, Shiva, Vishnu and their various incarnations.
The major temples are Kandariya Mahadev, Jagdambi Temple and other temples depicting various forms of life. Later in the day you will be transferred to the nearest airport for boarding your flight to Varanasi. Overnight stay at the pre-booked hotel.
Day 14: Varanasi Sightseeing
After delicious breakfast, you will be transferred to the Saranath after Ganga Darshan (short to one of the Ghats of Ganga). It is 6 km away from Varanasi and a major Buddhism sight being Lord Buddha selected this place for delivering his first sermon to the world. Dhamek Stupa, Chaukhandi Stupa and Saranath Museum is a must watch this place which has attained world attention other than Buddhism followers.
Come back to Varanasi sightseeing will include Bharat Mata Temple, Dashwamegh Ghat and Beni Mahadev. Alamgir mosque is the major attraction as it is situated on the banks of Ganga River is visited by Muslim as well Hindus. Attending evening aarti at the ghats of Ganga is an ever beholding sight that is seen rarely in any other part of India. Come back to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 15: Varanasi- Delhi Transfer
Take a brisk walk to the market of Varanasi which was previously famous with the name of Banaras. Surely you will find yourself in a different world in spite of chaotic narrow lanes but having a different in its spirit.
Later, you will be transferred to Delhi by air and after arrival rest of the day will be at your disposal after checking in to the hotel.
Day 16: Delhi Departure
Saying goodbye to the best ever tour you will be transferred to the airport of Delhi for boarding your flight to home.