Nepal is the best destination for those really enthusiastic about taking photographs and capturing nature in the reel. For photographers, Nepal is the perfect place. You can enjoy the photography tour here because Nepal is the most beautiful country in the whole world where you can get everything you need and every place you want to visit for your photography passion. Here in Nepal, you can capture the Heaven in the frame.
You can take the unique photograph of culture, nature and many traditional things over here. Moreover, Luxury Holidays Nepal will provide you the best guidance to take you to the world's best destination for your photography memories, far from the crowd in the peaceful nature. There you can take photographs of the beautiful nature with the wonderful climate, unique creature, beautiful birds and extraordinary landscape.
As Nepal is naturally blessed you will be living and experiencing and taking photographs in each and every step of your trek of every moment, everything like the scenario, flora, fauna, lakes, rivers, hills, mountains, temples, monasteries, historical places, forest everything. These all things make Nepal the best destination for photography. The place won’t be finished but surely your memory will be full. Here is no place to say this one is the best place, rather every place you reach is best of best, and you can’t simply define it is that is the best place every place here is the best and offering you everything that you need and everything how you want. Here are lots of destinations if you want to experience wildlife because numerous National parks are here which are saving rare animals and birds. An if you want to visit the historical places then Nepal is offering you the best opportunity because in one city here are over the hundreds of historical places some of which are also listed in the UNESCO world heritage site. Nepal is the nation with the most concentration of the Unesco World Heritage sites. Nepal holds some natural sites giving the universal importance of the biodiversity and ecosystem which enforce UNESCO to mark and list them as the UNESCO World Heritage sites.
Hence if you want to make your dream of photography comes true then visits Nepal for once, surely. And this trekking package will make your dream happen in reality.
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. During the meeting, please clear the due balance, if any. 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.
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.
The rest of your time is free for further exploration and some shopping nearby your hotel.
Early in the morning (5:30 am), you will be driven to Tribhuwan Airport (Domestic terminal) for mountain flight. And, after flight you will be guided to hotel and have late breakfast in the Hotel. Then, you will proceed for onward photography sightseeing to Patan Durbar square and then to Bhaktapur with a professional tour guide at your disposal. You will visit the following UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Patan Durbar Square:
Patan Durbar Square is protected by the UNISCO world heritage site. Patan is the second largest city in the valley. Patan has a long Buddhist history and the four corners of the city are marked by Stupas. Patan's central Durbar square is absolutely packed with temples. Numerous other temples widely diverse style as well as many Buddhist monasteries is scattered around this fascinating town. The Patan Durbar square is a concentrated mass of temples, undoubtedly the most visually stunning display of Newari architecture to be seen in Nepal. There are many others numerous temples are Krishna, Bhimsen, Taleju bell, Bhai Dega and others many temples give you more experience about Nepali people’s faith and respect on religion. All the temples are decorated by numerous arts and architecture. The Patan also offers you Newari people’s culture and them life style.
The most important of all the tourist sites in bhaktapur, Bhaktapur Durbar Square is renowned as one of the most striking destination for Nepali as well as international tourists. The area is known as “Layaku" in Newari language. Ancient temples and shrines, sculptures and historical heritage sites constructed in different eras carry the identity of this city.
The Major attraction of Bhaktapur Darbar Square
➺55 Window Palace
➺Mini Pashupati Temple
➺Changu Narayan Temple
And drive back to Kathmandu hotel.
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 at 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 includes:
Canoeing & jungle walk or a visit to the elephant breeding center. Lunch followed by an elephant safari with evening entertainment. Overnight at Chitwan.
After breakfast, leave Chitwan for Pokhara (known as The Lake City owing to the large number of lakes in the city). The road first passes through the subtropical jungles and fertile vegetation in Chitwan. As you leave Chitwan, 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.
Early morning head off to Sarangkot before the dawn to see a magnificent view of sunrise. This is the great time to capture the best moment in your camera. Breakfast at Hotel. After breakfast, you will be driven back to the beautiful city of the lake, Pokhara. 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 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 kms from Pokhara airport. The entrance is right across from Devi’s fall and the cave is almost 3 kms 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.
Tibetan Refugee Camps:
The Tibetan village Tashiling in the south and the Tashi Palkhel village in the north of Pokhara are renowned for the production and trade of woolen carpets and other handicrafts. The original Tibetan settlers in this region migrated to Nepal in the ‘50s.
After breakfast, you will head off for short hike to Peace Pagoda. You will enjoy beautiful panoramic view of Pokhara city and mountains. After, some good time at peace pagoda, you trek down and drive to Begnas Lake.
After breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu from Pokhara. This will be a journey along the river banks with wonderful views of hills and the rural Nepalese lifestyle. After reaching Kathmandu, take a rest or do some souvenir shopping. To celebrate the successful completion of our journey, you will have a farewell dinner with cultural program 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 Tribhuwan 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.
One month earlier I visit Nepal with my family to enjoy and also to make family time memorable. We travel at many places In Nepal through mountains, lakes, rivers, forests, national parks, temples and many more. We observe the really unique places, creatures in different places. We have a great moments doing adventure trek performing paragliding, bungee jumping, kayaking, boating, rafting, mountain climbing, hiking, elephant riding and many others too. Travelling through the temples was really impressive because of the architecture, wood art, stone art that was honestly very best. This tour also provide opportunity to learn the life style of the mountain people, village people with their arts, culture, traditions, language and many more. We captured all of the experience in our memory and enjoy the every moments there in Nepal. I felt Nepal Photography tour package was the best package ever made because due to this package we have the best time which we will never forget in our life.Published: Monday, November 30, -0001
Luxury Holidays Nepal provides you 4 star hotels in Kathmandu (Hotel Mulberry or Similar category) and in Pokhara (Hotel Mount Kailash resort or similar). In Chitwan, you will be staying at the 4 star Hotel (Hotel Seven Star or similar Category). If you want the luxury accommodation of 5 star in Kathmandu then contact us for cost detail.
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.
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.
If you plan to arrive early or depart late, please make sure you make extra hotel arrangements by contacting at firstname.lastname@example.org
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. Please note that only Nepali rupees are accepted on the trek.
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 email@example.com 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.