This 50+ Luxury Tour in Nepal package has been specially designed by Luxury Holidays Nepal Pvt.Ltd.to satisfy the thirst of adventure and luxury during their holiday trip in Nepal. This 50+ Luxury Tour is based in Annapurna trekking region of Nepal connecting the most beautiful cities of Nepal like Kathmandu, Chitwan, Bandipur and Pokhara. You will also experience short and easy Dhampus and Sarangkot Trekking.
Of course, the senior or elderly people do have different choices and preferences, unlike youth. After collecting different preferences of retiring people you will have encountered with so far, you will have technically structured this trip to let the travelers experience first class adventure and luxury. What senior citizens primarily look for during their holiday trip is a luxury that is guaranteed on this trip.
This 50+ Luxury Tour in Nepal begins with Kathmandu City tour. During this full day sightseeing tour, you will go to visit UNESCO World Heritage Sites include Swyombhunath Stupa, Bouddhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple and Patan Durbar Square and explore beautiful arts and architecture, history and civilization. Next, you will head to Chitwan to enjoy Chitwan National Park activities include canoeing, bird and crocodile watching, jungle walk, jeep safari and Tharu Cultural show in the evening. After spending two nights in Chitwan, you will drive to Pokhara. On the way, you will visit Bandipur, a serene traditional village which looks like a Europen city. You will spend around an hour to explore this beautiful city and continue driving Pokhara, the city of lakes and surrounded by Annapurna mountain panorama. The next day, after an hour drive from Pokhara, you will start hiking up to Dhampus. Dhampus is a hills station facing to Annapurna mountain panorama. You will witness mesmerizing mountain summits include Annapurna massif, Gangapurna, Himchuli, Machhapuchhre, Ganesh Himal and Manaslu. We, further, trek to Sarangkot and celebrate more spectacular sunrise and Annapurna mountain views. Finally, you will also have an option of paragliding from Sarangkot. After two hours of hiking from Sarangkot viewing beautiful Pokhara city and serene Phewa lake, you will arrive in Pokhara. Finally, you will drive to Kathmandu to end your 50 + Luxury Tour.
Specially, senior citizens are invited to join this trip. It doesn’t mean that people of other ages cannot join this trip. We will make this trip with the private luxury transportation and luxury 5-star accommodations throughout the trip. So, people will find this trip special.
If you are looking for other similar Luxury Nepal trekking trip, we also offer Dhampus Sarangkot trek, Exclusive Day Tours, Luxury Holidays in Nepal with Everest Helicopter tour, Luxury Trekking in Nepal and Poon Hill Sunrise Trek.
After arriving in Kathmandu, a representative from Luxury Holidays Nepal will pick up from the airport and take to your hotel. In the afternoon, you may take a rest or visit Luxury Holidays Nepal’s office. At evening, we host a pre-trip meeting at your hotel in Kathmandu and introduce your tour guide. Please seek this opportunity to ask questions about your trip. This includes a final briefing and preparations for the trip. For the meeting, please make sure you bring your passport, one passport-size photo, and a readable copy of your travel insurance policy. Please inform us in advance if you will be arriving late and therefore are unable to attend the pre-trip meeting. After the pre-trip meeting, there will be a welcome dinner hosted by Luxury Holidays Nepal. For dinner, you will be served authentic Nepalese cuisine, which will introduce you to the country’s food culture.
Overnight in Kathmandu.
After breakfast, your sightseeing trip will start. You will have a private vehicle and a professional tour guide for your sightseeing tour. You will visit the following sites.
Swyambunath Stupa - The Monkey Temple (World Heritage Site):
You can watch over the valley from the top of a hillock on its western side. Swyambhu is also known as Samhengu and the Monkey temple because of the countless monkeys living in the premises.
Pashupatinath Temple (World Heritage Site):
Pashupatinath Temple is one of the holiest Hindu temples of Nepal. It is located on the banks of Bagmati River on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu. Pashupatinath is the most important temple dedicated to god Shiva.
Boudhanath Stupa is 2500 years old Buddhist stupa in the Valley built in the 5th century with four pairs of eyes of Lord Buddha in four cardinal directions keeping an eternal watch over the people and their doings. You will find Buddhist pilgrims from Tibet going round the stupa spinning the prayer wheels.
Patan Durbar Square:
Patan Durbar Square located in central of city Lalitpur. It displays the Newari architecture that had reached its pinnacle during the reign of Malla kings who were great builders and patrons of the arts.
The rest of your time is free for further exploration and some shopping nearby your hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Early morning after breakfast drive to Chitwan. On reaching Chitwan you will be greeted by the hotel representative will hand you the full schedule of the activities that you will be doing throughout your stay in Chitwan.
Activities in Chitwan include: Lunch followed by a tour of Tharu village and park visitor center. Sunset view from Rapti River, dinner & cultural program.
Overnight in Chitwan.
This day will be filled with different types of jungle and non-jungle activities so in other words, it’s a day to have fun and to learn and observe new things.
Activities in Chitwan include: Canoeing & jungle walk or a visit to the elephant breeding center. Lunch followed by jeep safari with evening entertainment.
Overnight in Chitwan.
After breakfast in the hotel, you will leave the Chitwan for Bandipur. After the drive of 3 hours, you will reach the Bandipur: which is one of the oldest business hubs of western Nepal located in the top of the small hill. You will see a street with a century-old house on both sides of the street. Somehow it resembles the old European cities.
Overnight in Bandipur.
After breakfast, leave Bandipur for Pokhara (known as The Lake City owing to a large number of lakes in the city). As you leave Bandipur, the landscape changes. You will see hills, small settlements and terraced farms. Upon your arrival in Pokhara, the beautiful lake city, you are rewarded with magnificent views of the Himalayas, including Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Manaslu (8,156m), Machhapuchhre (6,993m), the five peaks of Annapurna and others. Check-in to the hotel and take a rest. You may also stroll in the streets of Pokhara and just enjoy being in one of the most beautiful cities of Nepal.
Overnight in Pokhara
After breakfast, drive to Phedi in a private vehicle for an hour and then begin your trek by ascending to Dhampus for 3 to 4 hours. On the way, you pass through beautiful terraced fields, hamlets, and lush forest.
Overnight at Dhampus.
After breakfast trek to Sarangkot. You will pass through paddy fields, magnificent hills, middle landscapes and showcases the beautiful view of the Himalayan ranges. You reach Sarangkot, one of Nepal's best sunrise and sunset viewpoint from where you can see a breathtaking view of Annapurna (8,091m.), Dhaulagiri (8,167m.), Ganesh Himal (7,446m.), Manaslu (8,165m.), Machhapuchhre (6,993m.) and others. In addition, you also see a nice view of Pokhara city.
Overnight in Sarangkot.
Get up early morning and hike for 30 min to Sarangkot. The scene from a top Sarangkot is breathtaking. You will see a panoramic view of some of the highest peaks in the world such as Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri and so on.
After breakfast drive back to Pokhara and start your sightseeing. You will have a private vehicle and a professional tour guide at your disposal. The places you visit are as below:
Lies in the center of the religious old bazaar. It is dedicated to Goddess Bhagwati, yet another manifestation of Shakti. The park grounds offer a fine picnic and relaxing area.
Locally known as Patale Chhango and in the southern flank of the Pokhara valley is where the stream flowing from Fewa Lake collapses and surges down the rock into a deep gorge, leaping through several potholes. This is hugely popular with tourists and locals alike.
The revered Gupteshwor Cave is situated 2 km from Pokhara airport. The entrance is right across from Devi’s fall and the cave is almost 3 km long. It has some big hall-sized rooms and some passages where you have to crawl on all four. This cave holds special value to Hindus since a phallic symbol of Lord Shiva is preserved here in the condition it was discovered.
Phewa Lake and Barahi Temple:
Situated at an altitude of 800m above sea level, it is the second largest lake in the kingdom. With the Barahi Island Temple in the middle of the lake, it is the most important religious monument in Pokhara. Built almost in the middle of Phewa Lake, this two-storied pagoda is dedicated to the female force Shakti. The reflection of Mt. Machhapuchhare and Annapurna can be seen in its serene water. Thick forest lies on the adjoining southern slopes of the lake.
Seti River Gorges:
Carved by Seti-Gandaki is one of the natural wonders of Pokhara. K.I. Singh bridge at Bagar, Mahendrapool & Prithivi highway Bridge near bus park, provides a perfect view of the river’s dreadful rush and the deep gorge made by the turbulent flow of white water.
Overnight in Pokhara
After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu. After returning to Kathmandu, you have the afternoon and the evening to stroll along the streets of Kathmandu for some last-minute shopping. There will be a farewell dinner in the evening.
Overnight in Kathmandu.
After a few days of fun and excitement, the day to bid farewell has arrived. Our representatives will escort you to the Tribhuvan International Airport as per your flight time.
After the wonderful opportunity to organize this tour for you we wish you a safe and happy journey ahead.
Luxury Holidays Nepal provides you 5-star luxury accommodation throughout the trip. Accommodation in Kathmandu (The Dwarika's Hotel), Chitwan (Barahi Jungle Lodge), in Pokhara (The Pavilions Himalayas), in Bandipur (The Old Inn Bandipur ), in Dhampus(Basanta Lodge-Ker and Downey Nepal) and in Sarangkot (Himalayan Front Hotel).
Throughout the Trekking, your luggage is carried and moved by the porters. You should carry the water bottle, sun cream, camera, spare jacket, etc. in your daypack. You are provided with a free locker room in a hotel in Kathmandu. The weight allowance in domestic airlines of Nepal is up to 20 kg and for more weight, you have to pay US$1 per/kg depending on the area.
Transportation on Journey:
Luxury Holidays Nepal will offer you private luxury vehicle throughout the trip.
Group Leader during the journey:
Luxury Holidays Nepal will facilitate you with the trained traveling guide in your group.
Payment of the Due Balance:
The rest amount of your trip can be paid in our office after your arrival or via online payment before your arrival in Nepal (Online payment). If you choose to settle your holiday balance by credit card a handling charge of 4% on the outstanding balance is made. There is no handling charge for payment by bank transfer.
If you have purchased a voucher for the tour, please inform us which tour date suits you as soon as you are certain. We need time to purchase your domestic air ticket and make other arrangements so please confirm your spot on a tour at least 2 months prior to the commencement of the tour. Your booking on a particular tour date is subject to availability of spots. Also, please send us your redemption code and voucher number through this link (Voucher Redemption).
You can get a visa in Kathmandu airport upon arrival for $25 USD (or equivalent in other major currencies) for a 15 days visa or $40 USD for a 30 days visa. Please bring 2 photos for the visa. Expect to have some waiting time in the queue for obtaining your visa. You can also get your visa prior to coming on the tour by contacting your closest Nepali embassy. (Nepal Visa Info)
Booking your international flight:
If you don't have a regular travel agent then you can check for international flight options at one of these sites.
makemytrip.com, www.kayak.com, www.vayama.com
They usually have good offers. For more details: (See the international flights page)
When and where should you arrive?
Please book your international flight to arrive and depart from Kathmandu international airport. The tour starts with an orientation meeting at about 5 pm on the first night of the tour and ends on after the scheduled trip after breakfast.
You will be received outside the Kathmandu international airport terminal by representatives holding a "Luxury Holidays Nepal" sign card and he will escort you to the Hotel.
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After you purchase your international air ticket, please contact us to give your flight details.
Currencies accepted in Nepal:
Some major currencies (USD, AUD, and EURO) are accepted for both visa and in general. There are plenty of ATM's in Kathmandu and credit cards are accepted in limited shops and many restaurants.
The altitude sickness will get from 3000 meters. Normally below three 3000 meters will not have altitude related problems usually for people for stable health. But above it can cause altitude-related sickness.
We do not hope that there may arise any serious problem for you in your journey, but if you get caught by serious illness, then we will do our best to take you to the nearest hospital possible. So, it is good for you to have insurance which will cover your cost. Be Insured. (See the travel insurance page)
If you want to see a close view of Mt. Everest and Himalayan peaks, we can arrange mountain flights. You can contact firstname.lastname@example.org to book. To know more about Mount Everest Scenic Flight by plane, please click here and Everest Scenic Flight by Helicopter click here.
Trip Extensions/ Add on trips:
If you like our service and you want to extend your trip, then we can further organize your trip to India, Bhutan and Tibet. And other trekking and activities of Nepal like Everest Trek, Annapurna Basecamp Trek, Langtang Trek, Manaslu Trek, Bunjee Jumping, Rafting, Peak Climbing, etc.
A general rule of thumb for tipping is to USD 40 to USD 70 per Traveler, depending on the length of the tour. That said, this is just a guide and you may tip, however much you think is appropriate for the services rendered which made your trip a memorable one.
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Note: During the trip; weather, local politics, transport or other factors, that are beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is however very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered. If alterations are necessary the leader will decide what the best alternative is taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect.