Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan Tour

8 Days
  • Whole Year.
  • Normal
  • 1,900 m
  • 3*** Accomodation in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan.
  • Private Car.
  • Breakfast in Kathmandu and Pokhara, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner in Chitwan.
  • Private
  • 02 pax to 50 pax.
  • Provide Local guide with english language.
  • Kathmandu.


Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour is a perfect short tour package in Nepal. You will explore three major tourist cities of Nepal during this tour- Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan.

All these cities have their own specialties. You will come across the rich cultural heritage of Nepali people, ancient historical monuments, beautiful lakes, caves, waterfalls, mountains, and wildlife like one-horn rhinoceros during the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour 8 days.

Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour offers a bite of everything Nepal has to offer. You will also get to see Himalayan mountains like Annapurna (8,091 m/26,545 ft), Dhaulagiri (8,167 m/26,795 ft), and Fishtail (6,993 m/22,943 ft) during this tour. The journey is full of adventure and lifetime experiences.

From the intricate architecture of the centuries-old temples to stupas in Kathmandu to the serenity of Phewa Lake and the wilderness of Chitwan National Park, the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour is designed to present you with the best of Nepal.


What are the main attractions of the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour 8 days?

Below, we have mentioned the main attractions in all three cities during the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour:



  • The bustling local markets and lovely streets of Thamel.
  • The famous Monkey Temple (also known as Swayambhunath Stupa)- located on a hilltop overlooking the valley.
  • Hindu temple complex dedicated to Lord Shiva, Pashupatinath. It is an important religious site with cremation ghats along the Bagmati river.
  •  Boudhnath Stupa- a massive stupa with a unique mandala design.
  • Garden of Dreams- located at the entrance of Thamel. It is a historic garden with neoclassical architecture and peaceful surroundings.
  • Visit art galleries, museums, authentic restaurants, etc.



  • Explore the serene Phewa Lake with clear reflections of the Annapurna range on it. Ideal for boating, paddleboarding, and enjoying the lakeside path.
  • Visit the Tal Barahi Temple, a two-story pagoda-style temple situated on an island in the middle of the Phewa Lake.
  • Drive to Sarangkot to witness a gorgeous sunrise and mountain views of Annapurna, Fishtail, and Dhaulagiri.
  • Explore Devi’s Fall, known for its unique underground tunnel and powerful cascade.
  • Visit Gupteshwor Cave, which has a sacred underground waterfall and intricate rock formations.
  • World Peace Pagoda, perched on a hill offering panoramic views of Pokhara valley and the Annapurna range.
  • Visit the International Mountain Museum, which showcases the history and culture of the Himalayas and mountaineering.
  • Visit Mahendra Cave, a limestone cave with stalactite and stalagmite formations.



  • Visit an indigenous Tharu village to see the traditional culture, art, and lifestyle of the Tharu community.
  • Explore Chitwan National Park, home to various wildlife species, including Bengal tigers, one-horned rhinoceroses, elephants, and numerous bird species.
  • Go on jeep safaris or elephant safaris and nature walks with experienced guides.
  • Visit Elephant Breeding Center, a conservation center dedicated to the breeding and care of elephants.
  • Do canoeing or boat safaris on the Rapti river and get to spot aquatic wildlife and various bird species along the riverbanks.
  • Visit Gharial Breeding Center, a conservation center focused on the breeding and protection of gharials (long-snouted crocodiles).


Is the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour good for you?

If you are looking for an easy and leisure trip in Nepal that offers an introduction to Nepali culture and traditions and lets you see the Himalayan mountains and experience the thrill of a jungle safari, then our Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour package is the perfect option for you. This tour is for travelers of all ages.

Likewise, the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour 8 days is also a great family holiday package. In less than 10 days, you will learn a lot about Nepal while spending quality time with your loved ones. Similarly, we also highly recommend our Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour to students. There couldn’t be a better tour for students to learn about this country.


Why travel with the Nepal Trekking Company?

We, The Nepal Trekking Company, offer the best Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour cost along with a safe journey in Nepal. Our attention to detail, safety assurance, and support during the tour make it quite memorable and comfortable. You will be accompanied by an English-speaking professional tour guide who will take care of your needs during the journey.

Similarly, you can freely customize the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour itinerary as per your time, requirements, and budget. With our 24/7 support and no hidden cost or policy, you can travel freely with us in Nepal. Our Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour 2024 bookings are open. Contact us any time to book your trip.



Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Welcome dinner

You will land at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu. Our team will welcome you at the airport and escort you to the hotel. You will have a smooth check-in at the hotel. The rest of the day is free. Freshen up and explore the surroundings of your hotel. Meet the core team during the welcome dinner in the late evening.

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast only

Today, you will spend the day exploring historical monuments. Our tour guide will take you to four UNESCO World Heritage Sites- Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhnath Stupa, and Kathmandu Durbar Square. During the visit to these monuments, you will get to learn a lot about Nepali art, architecture, tradition, and culture.

Likewise, you will explore the local markets surrounding these tourist sites. Do not hesitate to try local delicacies as well. Our tour guide will brief you about the places, people, culture, and food. After the tour, return to the hotel and spend the evening enjoying the bustle of Thamel.

Distance: 201 km/125 miles
Duration: 7/8 hours
Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

After a delicious breakfast, drive to Pokhara. Pokhara is the second biggest city in Nepal and also the gateway to the Annapurna region. The ride from Kathmandu to Pokhara is comfortable and offers beautiful views of lush hills, rivers, terraced fields, waterfalls, and mountains. It will be a fantastic ride.

Once you reach Pokhara, the guide will help you check in at the hotel. Get some rest and later explore the tranquil Phewa Lake and lively Lakeside Market. You can also boat on the Phewa Lake and enjoy its serenity along with a gorgeous sunset.

*Note: You also have the option to opt for a short flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Additional charge applies.

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

On this day, visit different tourist sites in Pokhara. The day begins early with a filling breakfast. After that, drive to Sarangkot, a hill station. Here, you will witness a beautiful sunrise along with views of mountains like Annapurna (8,091 m), Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), and Fishtail (6,993 m).

From here, continue the tour to the International Mountain Museum, Peace Pagoda, Davis Falls, and Gupteshwor Mahadev Cave. Likewise, explore the local markets and buy souvenirs. The tour guide will explain to you all about the places you will visit and their importance.

Distance: 171 km/106 miles
Duration: 6 hours
Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

It is time to visit the next famous city, Chitwan. Chitwan is the wilderness capital of Nepal, where travelers from all around the world visit to see one-horn rhinos, Bengal tigers, crocodiles, dolphins, elephants, deer, etc. From Pokhara, you will follow a well-built highway to Chitwan.

Some sections on the way may get a bit bumpy, but overall, the ride will be quite smooth. On the way, you will witness rolling green hills, rivers, waterfalls, and terraces. It will be a scenic ride, too. Upon reaching Chitwan, check-in at the hotel and rest.

Later, visit a Tharu village and explore their rich tradition and culture. Tharus are one of the indigenous groups in Nepal. They will welcome you with their traditional stick dance, food, and joyful environment. Return to the hotel to spend the night.

Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and dinner

On this day, you will visit the Chitwan National Park and do lots of exciting activities like visiting the elephant breeding center, jungle safari, bird watching, etc. If you wish to be more adventurous, there is also an option for canoeing. During these activities, one of the national park's guides will also accompany you.

Distance: 182 km/113 miles
Duration: 6 hours
Accommodation: Hotel
Meals: Breakfast, lunch, and farewell dinner

Drive back to Kathmandu today. The ride will be smooth and beautiful. Upon reaching Kathmandu, the guide will drop you at the hotel. You have the remaining day in the city free. Rest and later explore the local market. As it is your last day in Kathmandu, make sure to buy souvenirs.

There are many options, like pashmina clothes, leather goodies, hem bags, mandala paintings, jewelry, gems, antiques, decorations, crafts, etc. In the late evening, we will meet you in a lovely restaurant for a farewell dinner.

Meals: Breakfast only

Our team will drop you at the international airport as per your flight schedule. They will help you in checkout and escort you to the airport.

Service Includes in the Cost:

  • Airport Arrival and Departure by private transport.
  • 03 Nights standards accommodation in Kathmandu including daily breakfast.
  • Kathmandu City sightseeing at UNESCO World Heritage site with car and tour guide.
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara, Pokhara to Chitwan and Chitwan to Kathmandu by private car.
  • 02 Nights standards accommodation in Pokhara with daily breakfast.
  • Pokhara city sightseeing with car and tour guide (orld Peace Pagoda, International Mountain Mouseum, Davis Falls and Gupteshor cave).
  • 02 nights standards accommodation in Chitwan with all meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner).
  • All the safari activities (Tharu dance, sunrise and sun set, Bird watching, Canoeing, Jeep Safari, visit Crocodile and Elephant breeding center etc).
  • 01 tour guide for while trip.
  • Farewell dinner with cultural show.
  • City maps.
  • Company t-shirts.

Service Excludes:

  • Nepal visa fees.
  • International airfare with airport departure taxes.
  • Personal Travel Insurance.
  • Meals in Kathmandu, Pokhara and highway.
  • Alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks.
  • Bar and bevrage.
  • Tips for guide and driver.

Accommodation during the tour:

During the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour 8 days, you will spend nights in tourist-standard hotels in all the cities. The rooms will be twin-shared or single, as per your wish, with private washrooms. All the amenities will be available, including WiFi, AC, TV, etc, in the room. Likewise, you can also request room services like food and laundry at additional cost.


*Note: If you have any special requests or wish to upgrade the room to a luxury hotel, let us know. 


What kind of food options are available?

You will get a wide variety of cuisines in all three cities (Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan). Especially in Kathmandu, the options are phenomenal. From typical Nepali meals to Continental, Italian, Turkish, Korean, Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Thai, etc, the options are limitless.

We will focus on Nepali food mostly, but you are free to choose whatever you like. Most of the cafes and restaurants have multi-cuisine menus. To give you a bit of freedom, we have only added breakfast on the second day of your tour. You are free to dine for lunch and dinner as per your wish.

If you wish to try some specific Nepali food, then do let us know. Our tour guides know some of the oldest and most authentic places around Kathmandu, Pokhara, and Chitwan, where you can have delicious Nepali dishes. Likewise, you are free to buy snacks and drinks as per your wish (not covered in the package cost).


The best time to do the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour:

You can do the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour throughout the year. However, March to May (spring) and September to November (autumn) are the best times because these months are peak trekking times in Nepal. Therefore, hundreds of travelers are in the country, making the atmosphere quite lovely.

Spring and autumn months have moderate climates. So, you will not feel very hot or cold during the tour. Likewise, there is a low chance of rainfall to ruin your tour. Similarly, June to August (summer/monsoon) and December to February (winter) have their own charm. You can pick any month to travel to Nepal as per your wish.

Do I need travel insurance for the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour?

Travel insurance is not mandatory for the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour. However, we recommend getting one in case you lose your baggage, international flights, or any expensive stuff. There are many global travel insurance providers. Make sure to compare the price and the coverage before buying.


Difficulties during the tour and safety:

The Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour 8 days does not have any physical difficulties. As this is a tour package, you have to leisurely walk for 3 to 5 hours while visiting tourist sites. So, a lot of leisure walking is involved. Any healthy individual can easily do the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour.

Similarly, our professional guide and supporting team members will make sure you are traveling safely. We will pre-arrange everything for you to make the journey hassle-free. Likewise, if you feel any discomfort during the tour, inform our guide at any time. We assure you a safe trip in Nepal with us.


Last-minute Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour booking:

To book the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour at the last minute, you have to make the full payment of the package. Our team will do their best to arrange all the logistics and permits for you. If you have any questions regarding our last-minute booking service, feel free to contact us at or +977 9841 812218.


*Note: Last-minute bookings are non-refundable. 


Packing checklist:

Below is the packing list for the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour. Follow this list to pack for your tour. You may have to add a few other items if you are planning to do activities like yoga, helicopter tour or hikes during the tour.


Clothing and accessories:

  • Comfortable walking/hiking shoes
  • Lightweight, breathable clothing (consider cultural norms)
  • Weather-appropriate clothing (layers for varying temperatures)
  • Swimwear (if you plan on visiting water bodies or resorts)
  • Hat or cap for sun protection
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain jacket or poncho (especially during the monsoon season)
  • Socks and underwear
  • Sleepwear


Travel essentials:

  • Passport and visa
  • Travel insurance documents (optional)
  • Itinerary and accommodation details
  • Photocopies of important documents (passport, insurance, itinerary)
  • Emergency contact information
  • Maps or guidebooks for the destinations
  • Local currency and credit/debit cards
  • Lightweight daypack for day trips
  • Water bottle



  • Camera, smartphone
  • Portable power bank
  • Travel adapter for charging electronic devices
  • Headphones


Outdoor and adventure gear:

  • Binoculars for wildlife spotting
  • Flashlight or headlamp
  • Lightweight, compact umbrella


Health and safety:

  • Insect repellent
  • Sunscreen with a high SPF
  • Personal hygiene items (wet wipes, hand sanitizer)
  • Personal medication and a basic first-aid kit
  • Travel-sized toiletries (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo, etc.)



  • Snacks (energy bars, nuts, etc.)
  • Small travel towel
  • Multi-tool or Swiss Army knife
  • Ziplock bags (for storing snacks, documents, etc.)
  • Small sewing kit
Which is better, Pokhara or Chitwan?

Pokhara and Chitwan both are famous tourist cities in Nepal and offer a very distinct experience. If you wish to be close to mountains and lakes, visit Pokhara. Likewise, if you love wildlife, birds, and the jungle, visit Chitwan.

Which is more expensive, Pokhara or Kathmandu?

Kathmandu is usually considered more expensive than Pokhara because it is the capital city of Nepal and has a higher living cost compared to Pokhara.

Why is Pokhara so famous?

Pokhara is the gateway to the Annapurna region. Likewise, this city houses more natural monuments like lakes, caves, and waterfalls, unlike Kathmandu. Similarly, you can also see Annapurna range from different parts of the city.

How many days are enough for Chitwan?

Two nights and three days are enough time to explore Chitwan. You can definitely stay longer and enjoy the array of luxury resorts and hotels this city has to offer.

Can I do the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour with my family, including kids?

Yes, you can do the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour with your family and kids. This is an easy leisure tour with no difficulties or risks. Every member of the family can take part in the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour 8 days with us.

Does the package include the tasting of local delicacies?

No, not exactly. We recommend you budget USD 50 to USD 100 to indulge in various Nepali dishes during the tour. This amount will be more than enough for anyone to try many kinds of Nepali food.

Can I take pictures inside the historical monuments?

It depends on the monuments. Most of the places allow travelers to take photos and videos inside them. However, do look out for any prohibition signs, or better ask your tour guide.

I want to extend my trip, what are the options?

You can extend your Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour to Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha. Likewise, you can also combine a day hike or a short trek to Poon Hill or Dhampus village if you wish to get close to the mountains. We also have day activities packages like the Everest Experience flight and EBC helicopter tour.

How much should I tip my tour guide? Is it necessary?

First, tipping guides, porters, and drivers are like a culture in Nepal. It is not necessary but very appreciated. You can tip your guide from USD 50 to USD 100.

Is there any luggage limit?

No, there is no luggage limit for the Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan tour. However, if you are planning to upgrade the transportation to flights, then keep your luggage under 20 kg. It is better to pack light.

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