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Colours of Nepal Overview
- 2014-01-01 - 2014-12-31
Discover the colorful world of Nepal on a round trip from Kathmandu
Journey into the heart of Nepal and experience the colorful sights and culture of this enchanting region. Mingle with local villagers and craftspeople, visit tranquil temples and sacred Buddhist sites, travel the cobbled streets of tiny mountain towns and search for unique wildlife such as tigers, rhino and deer. From the whirlwind of Kathmandu to the lush jungle of Chitwan National Park - with plenty of delightful hidden gems in between - take an unforgettable tour of Nepal, brimming with culture, history and natural beauty.
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Kathmandu is like an alluring whirlwind of sights, sounds, smells and colors. Almost overwhelming, its charm and history peaks out from the most unexpected places rendering most visitors enamoured.
Nestled in a valley and sitting on a lake so still it reflects the mountains, Pokhara is the gateway to the Annapurna Ranges and Nepal's second largest city.
Bandipur is a delightful Nepalese town with traditional wooden houses, narrow streets and daily life spilling out into the streets, the same as it has been for centuries.
Head to Chitwan National Park and get to know the wildlife of the region. Perhaps explore a native elephant camp and spend some time on the backs of these jungle giants. Search for Indian rhinos, deer and exotic birdlife in the park and you're if lucky, maybe spot a tiger. Afterwards, watch the Tharu dance troupe perform a cultural program before a tasty dinner. The following morning, hit the Rapti River in a canoe to see marsh mugger crocodiles before jumping into a jeep and exploring a nearby village.
Visit the former capital of Nepal, Bhaktapur. Spend some time meandering the streets and temples of this quaint town, making sure to explore the 15th-century palace and the five-story pagoda at Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Don’t forget to sample juju dhau, a sweet, custard-like yoghurt – the region's specialty.
After breakfast, return to Kathmandu for a final team dinner and to celebrate the fine colors of Nepal.
Colours of Nepal Reviews
Our Colours of Nepal trips score an average of 4 out of 5 based on 2 reviews in the last year.
Colours of Nepal, April 2014
like group would have liked more options for activities The guide was apathetic and even in a city he was born in he gave us very little history and background. He mostly told us where to go and arranged logistics
Review submitted 20 May 2014
Colours of Nepal, April 2014
One of the most enjoyable holidays I have had.
Review submitted 21 Apr 2014
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