17 Days Nepal Tour

When we hear about Nepl we connect ourselves with high hills and mountains. But Nepal is not just about high hills and mountains, Nepal has a wide variety of cultures and traditions to be exposed and explored. Nestled in the heart of the Himalayas, Nepal boasts a rich tapestry of culture, history, and natural beauty that will captivate your senses. Explore the bustling streets of Kathmandu, a city steeped in history and dotted with ornate temples, ancient palaces, and vibrant markets.

  • Private Vehicles
  • Full course meal
  • 3+
  • 17 days

If you are planning a long tour in Nepal then this 17 Days Nepal Tour will be enough for you to explore the famous places in Nepal. Similarly, you will experience the diverse culture, natural sceneries & rich history of Nepal along the way.

In this 17 Days Nepal Tour package, the tour covers the capital city; Kathmandu, and the entire Chitwan National Park, Lumbini – the birthplace of Buddha including beautiful Pokhara city. While everyone says Nepal is for only trekking and peak climbing, this Nepal tour offers much more than you can imagine.

The tour starts from the capital city of Nepal; Kathmandu. It has many cultural heritage sites including Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Buddha Stupa, Swayambhunath Temple, and Changunarayan Temple. Following the itinerary, the next destination will be in the Terai region which is called Chitwan.

The Chitwan National Park also is listed as a world heritage site where you can explore rare wild lives including the Bengal tiger and one-horned Rhino. This place shows Tharu ethnic rich culture as well. You can enjoy Jungle Safari in this place.

The next destination is Lumbini which is the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Most Buddhist people want to visit this place at least once in their life. It can be explored through many different monasteries. There are Japanese, Korean, Myanmar, Bhutanese, French, German, and many more monasteries. And Pokhara always attracts tourists for its beauty. You can see Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu Himalaya ranges where 8,000 m mountains are standing tall. Pokhara is popular for its lakes, mountains, and paragliding. Here is the 17 Days Nepal Tour outline itinerary:

Highlights of the Nepal Tour Package:

  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu’s historical & religious places
  • Jungle safari in Chitwan National Park
  • Visit the Lumbini: the birthplace of Lord Buddha
  • Sightseeing in Pokhara & beautiful sunrise view
  • River Rafting in Trishuli River

Meals and Accommodations

During this 17-day tour, we will provide you full board meal (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner).

We will arrange a room based on the twin sharing.

17 Days Nepal Tour Outline Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu & Transfer to hotel

Day 02: Kathmandu heritage sightseeing tour (Monkey Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, & Bouddha Stupa)

Day 03: Kathmandu heritage sightseeing tour (Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square)

Day 04: Drive three hours to Trishuli River and rafting for three hours, stay at the resort

Day 05: Drive to Chitwan National Park from the resort

Day 06: Safari activities, canoe ride on Rapti river, elephant back safari

Day 07: Jungle jeep safari

Day 08: Drive to Lumbini and explore Tilaulakot

Day 09: Exploring Monasteries and Buddha Maya Garden

Day 10: Drive to Pokhara

Day 11: Sightseeing in Pokhara

Day 12: Sightseeing in Pokhara

Day 13: Drive to Salang

Day 14: Visit the local blacksmith working place and Gandharva village

Day 15: Drive to Kathmandu

Day 16: Free day in Kathmandu

Day 17: Departure from Kathmandu to home

Packing list for the 17 Days Nepal Tour:

The packing list depends upon which season you are planning and where you are going. Usually, the Spring & Autumn season is the best time to plan this trip. Hence, here is the recommended packing list for this Nepal tour.

Clothing: During the Spring & Fall season, you need to pack a mix of lightweight & warm clothing which includes:

  • Hiking Pants & Shorts
  • Long Sleeve Shirts
  • Light Jacket or Fleece jacket
  • Comfortable Hiking Shoe
  • Warm Socks
  • Sun Block Hat
  • Sun Glass

Medical Supplies: Most of the medical supplies will be carried by our guide which includes tablets for headaches, diarrhea, motion sickness, hydration tablets & other required supplies. As for the medicine that your doctor prescribed, you need to bring what you may need.

Toiletries: We recommend you bring biodegradable products which will minimize the impact on the environment. Pack the basic toiletries that you will use daily like toothpaste, shampoo, soap, tissue paper, toilet paper, sanitizer & others.

Sun Protection: The weather in Chitwan is hotter than in other places. During the day, you will need to protect your skin from direct sunlight. Consider packing some sunscreen, sunglasses, and a sun-block hat.

Electronics: Bring the necessary chargers for your device, extra batteries to non-stop capture your journey, adapters, memory cards, and others.

Required Documents: Have your travel insurance done, and bring the important documents such as your passport, visa, photo, and any document that the tour company asks for.

Cash & Credits: Once you arrive in Kathmandu, you can exchange your currency for Nepali currency. For booking this package we accept dollars, credit cards, or your country’s currency. Be sure to inform your bank about your travel plans to avoid any issues with fraud.

Other items: A personal daypack or shoulder bag for carrying all the required stuff is essential. Also bring the insect repeller, torch, water bottle, trekking pole (optional), and any other necessary gear.

When packing for this Nepal trip package, consider making your backpack light and make some space in your luggage for any souvenirs you may buy during the trip.

Cost Inclusion

  • Airport picks up and drops by private vehicle
  • Private vehicle for the whole trip
  • A tour guide for the whole trip
  • Trisuli river rafting and Trisuli Riverside Resort with snacks, dinner and breakfast
  • 5-night hotel in Kathmandu on the basis of twin sharing with breakfast (Hotel name: Hotel Thamel Park)
  • Two full-day heritage sightseeing in Kathmandu with a monument fee
  • Three night four days Chitwan National Park with full board meal and activities (Hotel name: Hotel Parkland)
  • Two-night Lumbini hotel on the basis of twin sharing with breakfast and activities (Hotel name: Buddha Maya garden)
  • Three-night Pokhara hotel on the basis of twin sharing with breakfast (Hotel Splendid View)
  • Two full day sightseeing in Pokhara with an entrance fee
  • Three-night home stay at Salang with food Jeep from/to Baireni(For Salang)
  • Pristine Nepal Trek’s duffel bag if needed
  • Farewell dinner at a reputable restaurant in Kathmandu

Exclusion in Nepal Tour

  • Nepal visa fee
  • Travel insurance and international flight
  • Tips to tour guides and driver
  • Meals except for breakfast, Chitwan and Salang


Kathmandu view from Soyambhu Temple

Today will be your arrival at the International Airport of Kathmandu where our staff member will be there to pick you up. After a short ride, you will then drop at the star hotel inside the Thamel area, Kathmandu. In the evening time, we will have a short briefing about your trip, requirements, guides, etc.

Krishna Mandir

After the delicious breakfast, our tour guide will be there to accompany you today for the Kathmandu heritage tour. Inside Kathmandu, there are seven cultural Heritage sites i.e Monkey Temple (Swaymbhunath), Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath stupa, Patan Durbar Square, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Changunarayan Temple.

We will bring you to the four different cultural heritage site in the first day, Monkey temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Pashupatinath temple and Budhha Stupa. Every site has its historical and religious significant. You will see living Goddess in Kathmandu Durbar Square, link about living Goddess is here: The One And Only Living Kumari Goddess – Pristine Nepal

Pashupatinath temple is belongs to lord Shiva. But open cremation on the bank of the river side will be interesting for you. You will be given each and every piece of information about the heritage sites.

Bhaktapur-Durbar-SquareThe day will start after your breakfast. Second day of Kathmandu heritage tour will be Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar Square. Both sites have their own historical importance. Our tour guide will describe regarding both heritage city. Bhaktapur is famous for its pottery and Patan is famous for its copper work.

Rafting in trisuli river

After exploring Kathmandu heritage site today you have about three hours drive to Trisuli river. This river is on the way to go to Pokhara and Chitwan too. Trisuli river is very popular for rafting. It is famous as white water rafting. You can have about three hour rafting and stay at resort. (There are three different category of room, one is tent room, one is cottage room and one is deluxe. You may choose any of them.)

Chitwan National Park

After enjoying at Trisuli River side resort, today you will drive to Chitwan National park. It is approximately three hours drive to Chitwan. In the evening you will have riverside jungle walk.

Elephant safari

You will have full day activities. They will take you to the Rapti river after breakfast for canon boat riding. Rapti river is famous for its crocodile. After boat riding you will go for elephant breeding center and jungle walk too. You will have some break after lunch. They will bring you to the elephant back riding safari. It will be more than an hour. Normally, you will have one-horned rhino attraction on this elephant back safari. Then you will go to Tharu village tour on the way back to the hotel. And will go to see Tharu culture program.


After having breakfast you will go for jeep driving for a day. They will drive into national park where you can have many wild lives seen. Probably, you can see Bengal tiger too. It is about 6 hours driving inside dense forest area.


After a beautiful time in Chitwan, you will drive to Lumbini for 3 to 4 hours. Lumbini is Buddha birthplace. In the afternoon you will have a visit to many different monastery. Then visit to Buddha Maya garden too. There are many monastery like German monastery, French monastery, Japanese monastery, Chinese Monastery, Korean monastery, Manmar monastery, Thai monastery etc. You may go to visit Tilaurakot in the afternoon and visit those monastery and Buddha Maya garden in second day.

Explore Lumbini

Tilaurakot is considered as a capital city of Buddha time. Father of Buddha, Suddodhan was a king and Tilaurakot was capital city of Kapilvastu. Despite it is not in existence now, they have found it underneath the ground this city. The buried city is still under investigation. You will go back to the hotel after visiting Tilaurakot for an overnight stay.

Fewa lake

After a wonderful time in Lumbini, you will have a drive to Pokhara. It is about 130 km to Pokhara from Lumbini. The road journey is goes through beautiful mountain and valleys. It takes about 5 hour drive to Pokhara.

sightseeing-pokhara You will be ready for sun rising view from Sarangkot early in the morning. It takes approximately half an hour drive from Pokhara to Sarangkot. You can have beautiful mountain views including 8,000m mountains, mount Dhaulagiri 8,167m, Mt. Manaslu 8,163m and Annapurna I 8,091m. Of course, other 7,000m and 6,000m mountain too. After sun rising view, you will go for breakfast. You will have Bindhyabasini temple visit, Seti gorge view, David falls, Bindhyabasini Temple, Bad cave in the afternoon.

Davids fall

After having a breakfast you will go for world peace pagoda. This is located on the top of mountain from where you can have beautiful Pokhara city view. It is only half an hour drive from your hotel. And of course, this place offers amazing view of Annapurna Himalaya region and Dhaulagiri Himalaya region. After world peace pagoda you will go to see David Falls on the way back which offers beauty of water falls into the deep gorge. You can go Gupteswar cave as well from where you can see this David Falls very clear. After lunch, you can go to international mountain museum where you can witness Nepal mountain ethnic people.

It is about 85 km from Bandipur to Salang village. It is almost on the way to Kathmandu. You will drive to Baireni with your same vehicle, from this place to Salang village 16 km will be four wheel drive and overnight stay at local family.

All places you visited Kathmandu heritage site, Chitawan National park, Lumbini, Pokhara and Bandipur are touristic places. Salang is not touristic place. This is real Nepal living area. Of course, you will find it very different this place than other. Magar people have majority in this place but there are many other tribe as well. In Hindu society, there is caste system and unfortunately, there is cast discrimination. You will go to see blacksmith work place. They are called KAMI. Kami is considered as lowest caste in Hindu society and Brahmin is considered as high cast people. Magar are middle. Very sadly, there is still untouchable practice, means lower caste people are not allowed to touch even water, food. If they touched Brahmin’s water, food those high caste people do not eat and drink this touched. Those Kami people have Aaraan. Aaraan is working place of blacksmith. And there is Gandharva people as well. Gandharva tribe is also called lower caste people. They have very few population in Nepal. They are really minority. Singing and playing Sarangi (The fiddle, types of violin) is their ancestral profession. They used to go village to village, door to door for singing. And still some Gandharva people go for this. They make Sarangi themselves. You may go their place and see how they make Sarangi and play it. Of course, you will see culture of Magar people. They make Raksi. Raksi is popular alcoholic drink in Nepal. Magar people are mostly involved in farming

Authentic Kathmandu

After staying two night here today you will go to Kathmandu. You will have jeep driving to Baireni 16 km and there will be other private vehicle from Baireni to Kathmandu. It is about 60 km to Kathmandu.

This two day will be your free day. If you need any assistant for this day we will be happy to assist.

As per your international flight we will drop to the airport.

Nepal tour Map


Why tour with Pristine Nepal?

Pristine Nepal Treks is a family of well-organized, disciplined, cooperative, and helpful people. We have very experienced guides with humorous and cooperative nature.
On top of that the following qualities make us stand out among hundreds of trekking agencies in Nepal:
• Government-registered company
• Team of highly dedicated and experienced professional
• Socially reputed company
• Top-notch services
• Commitment to social work/ volunteering in Nepal
• No hidden charges
• 60% of repeat customers
• Well-crafted itinerary and package
• 24-hour assistance from expert
• Sustainable and responsible tourism.

Who will come to receive us at the airport?

Either Mr. Chin or the tour leader Mr. Ganesh Bhakta Magar himself will be there in the airport with a flower necklace or khadha to welcome you.

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17 Days Nepal Tour
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