Kathmandu Valley and Chitwan Tour with Rafting allows you to explore the cultural and historical aspects of Kathmandu Valley and picturesque excursion of Trishuli River and Chitwan. This tour also presents cultural and religious drive to the most impressive places in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Patan. You will get to experience different facets of Nepal while traveling to those amazing places and you will become a part of these wonderful traditions and culture of the country. This tour is also a kind of short combination of Culture, Natural and Historical exploration with a soft adventure rafting at Trishuli River. This excursion offers a unique occasion for a stunning wildlife experience, conducted by an exceptional River Rafting Adventure.
After you have a complete visit to Kathmandu Valley, you offer you Rafting Package in Nepal that will let you enjoy one of the most breathtaking White Water River Rafting at Trishuli River for about 3-4 hours and continue drive to Chitwan.
After accomplishing safe rafting in Nepal, you will drive to Chitwan National Park to experience the most amazing wildlife and jungle activities. Chitwan National Park is situated in the tropical Terai region which is close to the borders with India, it is also the house of exotic Flora and Fauna, rich bird species and rare wild animals like one-horned Rhino, Royal Bengal Tiger. During your stay at the national park, you will enjoy the other activities such as Elephant Safari, Jeep Safari, Sightseeing to the most exotic wildlife and diverse ecosystem, canoeing, bird watching and walk into the jungle accompanied by a local trained guide. We guarantee that this adventurous trip presents you with a memorable trip of your lifetime.
You will be thrilled watching panoramic flying into Kathmandu with the views of snow-capped Himalayan peaks sprawling down; you will already get excited to explore the country. Our representative from HimalayanWindows will meet you at the airport terminal and transfer to your reserved hotel.
Our guide comes to your hotel to pick you up with transportation. As soon as you take your breakfast, you a Day Sightseeing begins, you will be visiting four major landmarks in Kathmandu including Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple) and Kathmandu Durbar Square. Our Guide will give you a perfect idea which place would be the best to initiate. Basically, the trip begins with a tour to Swoyambhunath also known as the Monkey Temple – a 2500 years old landmark; it is said to be, the Radiant Lotus of the Valley-Mythology, established when the water was drained by Manjushree, the God of the Wisdom. This Temple is a famous pilgrimage site for Buddhists, is located on a beautiful hill inside Kathmandu valley. It is situated on top of the hill that could be observed from almost every part of the Kathmandu Valley. The tourists call this Stupa as ‘Monkey Temple’ as there are many monkey monkeys living around the Places. After the Sightseeing around Monkey Temple, we drive to another landmark, Boudhanath Stupa. This Stupa has been renovated after the Earthquake 2015 as this was also impacted. The Boudhanath Stupa is the world’s biggest Stupa and represents Tibetan Buddhists Culture in Nepal. Antique shops around these stupas where you can buy things of your preferences concerning Tibetan Culture and Lifestyles. After a visit to Boudhanath, you will be transferred to the Pashupatinath Temple, which is located at the bank of Bagmati River. It is a sacred Temple for Hindus as many people from different parts of the world visit this temple every year and during the Shiva Ratri, hundreds of thousands of devotees and Sadhus come to attend. The last site of this day is Kathmandu Durbar Square, Hanuman Dhoka, the ancient Royal residential quarter, Mahadev Parvati Temple, Temple house of Kumari (Living Goddess) around this Durbar Square. Walk around the local bazaar and back to the hotel. Please click on this link to know more about Kathmandu Valley and its attractions; For more details please check out places to see in Kathmandu valley.
On the day third, same-day second, our guide comes to your hotel, begins your day tour.
After breakfast at the hotel, we take you to Patan Durbar Square to explore Patan Durbars, Mahaboudha, Krishna Temple, Kumbeshwor Temple, Golden Temple and etc. You feel like Patan has been exposed before you as an open museum presenting stunning carved windows, intrinsic roof struts, statues of gods and goddesses, temples designed in Pagoda Style with erotic carvings and metalwork faces and many other beautiful facets. Additionally, you will also get to see the handicraft center in Patan (click here for more details of Patan) and continue drive to Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Bhaktapur Durbar Square is a home of unique culture and the finest display of craftsmanship. It is said that Bhaktapur only places in Nepal which is remained untouched by Western Culture. Golden Gate, Lion Gate, Art Gallery, Nyatapola Temple, Statue of King Bhupindra and fifty-five windowed Malla Palace are the pride of Bhaktapur. Click here for more details about Bhaktapur and its attractions.
Early in the Morning, drive to Charaundi, Enjoy the most amazing natural vistas of Himalayan beauty sprawls. After you reach the destination, you set for River Rafting Trip. You will be dressed in order to be comfortable for rafting and our raft guide will brief about safety way to raft in Trishuli River. You will be rafting for about 3 hours and drive to Chitwan to experience Wildlife activities.
After the morning breakfast, Canoe Ride in the Rapti River (a good opportunity to see Bird and Two rare species of Crocodiles like Marsh Mugger and Fish-eating Gharial), jungle walk and visit Elephant Bathing Center. In the Afternoon after Lunch, Elephant Safari (A Good opportunity to see 4 different types of deer, Rhinos, Wild Boar, Monkey, Leopard, Sloth Bear and also encounter with many other mammals that have made Chitwan their home). In the Evening, Enjoy Sun Set view from the bank of Rapti River and Show or Cultural program. Take Dinner and Go to Sleep.
After breakfast at the hotel, Visit the Government Elephant Breeding center or other jungle activities before you return to Kathmandu. If you are going with a private vehicle, you will have plenty of time to explore around, if you are using Local tourist transport, you have to be ready about 9:00 AM to return Kathmandu.
This is the end of your day in Nepal; you will be transferred to the airport for your final departure to onward destination or home.
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