Destination : Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, Swoyambhunath, and Patan Durbar Square,
Today our Hospitable Airport Representative will receive the Guests from TIA(Tribhuvan International Airport), Hotel transfer,Welcome Drink.Check in at Hotel.Rest & Refreshment. Sight seeing at Kathmandu Durbar square and Living Goddess Kumari's house. Dinner and Over night stay at Hotel.(D)
Breakfast at hotel.we proceed for sightseeing with our expert guide.Sight seeing at
Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath, Swoyambhunath, and Patan Durbar Square,
Pashupatinath: The holiest of holy Hindu temple in south Asia is the focal point of pilgrimage from all over the sub-continent. The holy river Bagmati flowing nearby is the cremation ground of the Hindus. Funeral pyres can be viewed from across the river.
Swoyambhunath: It is situated in the west of Kathmandu city on the top of the hill. The huge Stupa is one of the holiest Buddhist site in Nepal and is listed as a world heritage site.
Breakfast at hotel.we proceed for Drive to Pokhara.Upon arrival at Pokhara; check into the hotel. From the Pokhara valley you can see one of the most beautiful Himalayan panoramas in the world. The Annapurna and famous "Fishtail" mountain peak of Machhapuchhare tower over the tropical setting of Pokhara and you spend there will be the scenic highlight of your trip. You're free in Pokhara valley also called "Magic Land" or Dreamland" of Nepal, to explore the various interesting place as your own like boating in Fewa lake overlooking the region of Annapurna range of Himalayas.
After breakfast you will proceed for s/seeing of Pokhara city (Gupteswar Mahadev, David’s Fall, Barahi temple and Fewa Lake). Remaining time leisure which you may enjoy walking around lakeside.
Gupteswar Mahadev: Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave lies in the southern end of the city, it is just 2 Km from Central Pokhara. The entrance is right across from Devi's fall and the cave is nearly about 3 km long. The cave has got both the narrow and wide spaces inside it. One can have an astonishing view of Devi s fall from inside the cave except in rainy seasons. The cave is provided with artificial lighting systems. The cave is also an important religious site for Hindus.
Devi's Fall: Locally known as Patale Chhango (Hell's fall), Devi s fall is one of the major tourist destinations in Pokhara. It is just 2 km away from Central Pokhara. It is an awesome waterfall and you can t stop yourself saying WOW . Devi s fall plunges into a cave and disappears into the earth. In the monsoon, the sight is most spectacular. Legend has it that the name was put in the memory of a tourist named David who was swept down the waterfall. This fall is also known as Davy's fall, David's fall or Davis's fall, meaning the same water fall.
Barahi Temple: Lying in the island of the middle of the Fewa Lake, the Barahi temple is the most important monument in Pokhara. This two-storyed pagoda is dedicated to the boar manifestation of' Ajima, representative of the force of Godess Durga. Barahi is pictured with the face of a boar with a cup in one hand and fish in the other. Devotees can be seen carrying male animals across the lake for sacrifice, especially on Saturdays. Set in stunning surroundings, many find Barahi Temple a peaceful place to relax as one can enjoy the green forest scenery just beyond the south end of the lake, full-scale scenery of the lake and amazing reflection of the Annapurna and Fishtail Mountains on the surface of the lake.
Fewa Lake: The second largest lake in the country covering an area of about 4.43 km2 (1.7 sq mi) is the center of attraction for every person visiting Pokhara. It is the largest among the eight lakes lying in Pokhara. One can sail or row a hired boat across the lake or visit Barahi Temple situated on the island located in the lake. The lake is ideal for relaxation, boating and viewing the mountains as well. One can also fish in the lake but be sure that you are fishing at the right place. Reflection of Macchapuchre (Mount Fishtail) in the lake makes you feel more exciting. So, don t just read this, pack up your luggage and be there to exploit the natural beauty.The eastern shore of the lake, popularly known as lakeside or Baidam, is the favorite home base for travelers and consists of endless strip of lodges, restaurants, bookshops, souvenir shops, internetcafes etcOvernight at hotel.