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Experience the magic of Nepal with a stunning eight day/seven night tour through Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan for only $1,699 instead of $3,539 per person (twin share)
Includes return flights from Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide or Brisbane to and from Kathmandu - choose from select flights departing once a month from February 2014 to October 2014 with Malaysian Airlines or China Southern Airlines
Tour start dates are flexible! Choose to begin the day after you arrive in Nepal, enjoy a few days of free time before the tour starts or stay on afterwards
Begin and end your trip in famous Kathmandu City and take in the spectacular sites of Pokhara and Chitwan, offering breathtaking mountain regions, charming villages, rushing rivers and luscious forests with exotic wildlife
Highlights of the journey are an elephant back jungle safari and river canoeing in Chitwan National Park, see traditional cultural song and dance in Tharu Village performed by the locals, a one hour boat ride on Phewa Lake, sunrise over the Annapurna Range and Fishtail Mountain and much more
Your package also includes:
Comfortable twin share hotel accommodation throughout the journey in Kathmandu, Pokhara and Chitwan
Daily breakfasts of toast with butter or jam, omelet, sausages or bacon, cereal, tea and coffee, juice and more throughout the journey
Select lunches and dinners throughout the tour including a traditional Thakali dinner in Chitwan featuring authentic Nepalese cuisine
Full day jungle activities in Chitwan with equipment provided, including an elephant back safari, nature walk, exotic bird watching, canoe ride, jungle drive, Tharu stick cultural dances and more
Guided sightseeing tours in Kathmandu and Pokhara in a private vehicle - see famous sites like the Swayambhunath temple, Pashupatinath temple, Durbar Square and more
Return airport transfers to and from Kathmandu airport and comfortable private transport between locations and hotels
Sightseeing and monastery fees
Single Traveller Option
Travelling by yourself or don't want to share a room? Single traveller options are available for an additional surcharge (see 'Fine Print' for further information)
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What We Like
Nepal is world-famous for its natural beauty with towering mountains, lush green valleys, picturesque farmlands, hilly trails and forests full of rare and exotic wildlife
This once-in-a-lifetime tour offers a rare combination of snow-clad mountains, crystal clear lakes, streams and villages inhabited by friendly local tribes as you travel across the most spectacular parts of Nepal
Get a friend or your partner onboard for this adventure you'll never forget!
Valid from 1 February 2014 to 30 November 2014 (bookings must be made before 30 December 2013)
Flight Departure Dates are as follows: 4 February 2014; 4 March 2014; 1 April 2014; 6 May 2014; 3 June 2014; 1 July 2014; 5 August 2014; 2 September 2014; 7 October 2014
High season surcharge of $200 per room applies for the following flight departure dates: 2 September 2014; 7 October 2014
Flights depart from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide only. A fee of $200 per person applies to change the flight date after the ticket has been issued
Booking Guarantee: Book before 9 December 2013 and if you don’t get your preferred dates (within the validity period) you will receive a FULL Refund (evidence of attempted booking must be provided to our Support Team prior to 11 December 2013). Refunds are not available if you are not able to secure your preferred dates after that date (please note, bookings must be made before 30 December 2013)
Strictly subject to availability and please book early to lock in your preferred dates. After the booking guarantee period, bookings for specific dates during the validity period will be accepted on a 'first in, best dressed' basis
Voucher is valid for one person (twin share). You must purchase and redeem two vouchers per booking if travelling with someone, otherwise additional single traveller surcharges will apply
Single travel surcharge of an additional $200 per person applies, payable directly to SNJ Travelpoint
Travel insurance is strongly recommended. We suggest purchasing travel insurance as soon as possible after purchasing this voucher
Tour's cancellation and change of date policy applies
Maximum of twenty people per booking
Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or on existing reservations
Voucher must be presented at check-in
Additional expenses such as (but not limited to) VISA fees, excess baggage charges, lunch & evening meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara, travel and rescue insurance, personal expenses (e.g. phone calls, laundry, bar bills & extra porters), tips for guide & driver, optional trips if extend, all applicable taxes and service charges are not included with this voucher. Please note, a VISA may be required for travel for some guests
Package cannot be split
Tours depart with a minimum of two and a maximum of 24 people
Value has been determined based on the tour's published rack rates provided and the value of inclusions
All activities and services are subject to availability
Redemption instructions can be found on your voucher
Our Booking Guarantee is our commitment to you to ensure that you get to travel when you want to travel and not when you have to travel.
And why do we offer this?
Well it's quite simple, we love to travel just as much as you do and we understand that it's hard to find dates to suit your work, family and personal commitments, so we guarantee you that if you can't get the dates you want we will give you a full refund. Yes, that's right...a 100% money back guarantee if you aren't able to book the dates that you want! It can't get much better than that!
How does it work?
It's very simple - make your booking request before 9 December 2013 and if you don't get your preferred dates (within the validity period) you will receive a FULL Refund. If you aren't able to get your preferred dates, a travel consultant will also assist, if your preferred dates aren't able to be booked, you'll get a refund directly back to your credit card (or PayPal account).
What do I need to do?
Simply make your booking with the hotel(s) by e-mail before 9 December 2013 and if you don't get your preferred dates simply contact our support team with evidence of attempted booking before 11 December 2013 and they will refund your money.
Minimal effort for maximum peace of mind! Purchase with confidence and assurance.
Kathmandu - Pokhara - Chitwan Seven Day/Eight Night Tour
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Be greeted at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Day 02: In Kathmandu
After breakfast, get picked up from the hotel for a sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city including Pashupatinah, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Hanuman Dhoka Palace.
Kathmandu City: The capital of the Kingdom of Nepal. Here you will visit the temple of the Living Goddess, who acknowledges the greetings of the devotees from the balcony of her temple residence. Kasthmandap is the source of the name Kathmandu and is supposedly made from the timber of a single tree. Visit Durbar Square, an array of temples overlooked by the Hanuman Dhoka Palace, the ancient place of the Nepalese royalty.
Swayambhunath: Located approximately three kilometres from the city centre, Buddhist Stupa is said to be 2000 years old. The Stupa that forms the main structure is composed of a solid hemisphere of brick and earth supporting a lofty conical spire capped by a pinnacle of copper gilt. Painted on the four-sided base of the spire are the all-seeing eyes of Lord Buddha. This hill is a mosaic of small Chaityas and Pagoda temples.
Day 03: Kathmandu – Pokhara (200km – approx. 7 hours drive)
After breakfast, transfer from Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus. The trip takes approximately 6-7 hours. Hotel Staff will pick you up from the bus station upon arrival to check-in at hotel.
Day 04: In Pokhara
Enjoy a half-day sightseeing tour of Pokhara consisting of visiting the Pokhara bazaar, David’s fall, Mahendra Cave, Tibetan handicrafts & refugee center and Seti Gorge.
Next experience a one hour boating tour of Phewa lake.
Day 05: Pokhara – Chitwan (160Km-6 hours drive)
After breakfast at the hotel, drive from Pokhara to Chitwan. Upon arrival hotel staff will pick you up.
Day 06: Chitwan Jungle Safari
Enjoy a full day of jungle activities including an elephant back safari, nature walk, bird watching, canoe ride, jungle drive, Tharu stick cultural dances and more, plus lunch and dinner.
Day 07: Chitwan – Kathmandu (Approx 200Km – 6/7 hours drive)
After breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu. Upon arrival check-in at Hotel Pilgrim. Enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.
Day 08: Depart From Kathmandu
After breakfast at your hotel you are free until you are taken to the airport for your onward flight.