Kathmandu-Pokhara-Nagarkot Tour | 6 Days

Things to Know
  • Duration6 Days
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • Altitude 2551 m Chandragiri Hill
  • Trip Type Tour
  • Start and End Kathmandu and Kathmandu
  • Best Time Spring and autumn
What You’ll Do
  • Visit impressive Durbar Squares in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan
  • Visit Hindu temples and Buddhist Stupas
  • Picturesque drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara via Trishuli River
  • Spectacular panoramic sunrise view of Annapurna massif including Fishtail from Sarangkot
  • Explore the Newari Culture of Kathmandu Valley
  • Beautiful scene of Himalaya Range, sunrise from Nagarkot
  • Visit Chandragiri Hills. One of  Nepal's most loved day-trip destination

This tour offers a perfect blend of cultural richness and natural attractions, showcasing the true essence of Nepal. Start your journey by exploring the religious shrines and cultural monuments in Kathmandu. Experience the beauty of the picturesque Nagarkot hill with its stunning views. Then, embark on a scenic drive to the serene city of Pokhara, where natural beauty meets adventure. Pokhara – the second most popular tourist destination in the country -- to enjoy mountain views, pleasing sceneries and other natural attractions. Pokhara, also known as ‘the city of lakes is located in the Kaski district in the Western Region of Nepal. The city lies some 200 kilometers away from Kathmandu city. Pokhara is a must-see city in Nepal. Nagarkot is a popular hill station on the outskirts of Kathmandu, situated at an altitude of 2,175 meters above level and Just 30 kilometers east of Kathmandu. Nagarkot is a popular destination for mountain and sunrise views. On clear days, one can sight mountains ranging from Dhaulagiri in the west to as far as Kanchenjunga in the east including the majestic Mount Everest (8848m) -- the tallest peak on earth. Other prominent peaks that can be sighted from Nagarkot are Manaslu (8,463m), Ganesh Himal (7,111m) and Langtang (7,246m).

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  • Altitude1400 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time1 hours

On your arrival day, we will be at the airport waiting for you to welcome you and transfer you to the hotel. You can easily find our team around the terminal gate, as they will be holding your nameplate. After a quick meet and greet, they will drop you at the hotel and help you with the luggage.

  • Altitude2,175 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time6-7 hours

After breakfast, start your day by heading to Chandragiri Hill, enjoying a scenic cable car ride and panoramic views of the Kathmandu Valley and the Himalayas. Next, visit Swayambhunath Stupa (Monkey Temple) for its historical and spiritual significance. After a lunch break, continue to Budhanilkantha Temple (Jal Narayan) to see the impressive reclining Vishnu statue. From there, head to Boudhanath Stupa, one of the largest stupas in Nepal and a UNESCO World Heritage site. In the late afternoon, drive to Nagarkot for a stunning sunset view.

  • Altitude822 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time7-8 hours

Start your day early in Nagarkot with a beautiful sunrise over the Himalayas, followed by breakfast. Visit Doleshowr Mahadev Temple, then head towards Pokhara. Stop at Manakamana Temple for a cable car ride, prayer and lunch. Continue your journey to Pokhara, arriving by evening. Check into your hotel, relax, and if time allows, enjoy a stroll by Phewa Lake. This itinerary blends spiritual visits with scenic beauty, creating a memorable day in Nepal.

  • Altitude822 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time6-7 hours

Begin your Pokhara excursion with an early morning trip to Sarangkot for a stunning sunrise over the Himalayas. Return to Pokhara for a peaceful boat ride on Phewa Lake and enjoy a lakeside lunch. In the afternoon, visit the Shiva statue at Pumdikot and then the serene World Peace Pagoda. Next, explore the unique Devi's fall. Conclude your day by returning to your hotel and enjoying Pokhara's vibrant nightlife.

  • Altitude1400 m
  • AccommodationHotel
  • Time6-7 hours

After a hearty breakfast, embark on your journey back to Kathmandu. Along the way, take a relaxing break on the banks of the Trishuli River, enjoying the serene surroundings and refreshing atmosphere. Since parts of the highway are under construction, extended stops might delay your arrival in Kathmandu. Plan accordingly to ensure you reach the city before evening. Upon arrival, enjoy a farewell dinner organized by Iconic Holiday Nepal, celebrating your memorable trip with delicious local cuisine and warm hospitality.

    The trip concludes. Our airport representative will drop you off at the international airport in Kathmandu.

    Trip Cost Details
    • Arrival / Departure arrangement
    • 3-star Hotel accommodation on BB Plan
    • Sightseeing as mentioned on the itinerary
    • All transportation by tourist standard vehicle 
    • All government taxes
    • Manakamana and Chandragiri cable car fee
    • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu 
    • Trip completion certificate 
    • Nepal entry visa fee and international flight
    • Travel Insurance
    • Lunch and Dinner
    • All temple and monastery entrance fees
    • Tips for the guide and driver
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