This is a classic trip covering the highlights of India and Nepal. You will have the opportunity to be acquainted with the history, culture, religion and the architectural treasuries of this region. You will visit the Taj Mahal, Maharaja’s Palaces, temples of "Kama Sutra" and the mystical ghats of Varanasi. After crossing the India-Nepal border you will visit the birthplace of Buddha, Lumbini. In Royal Chitwan National Park you will chase the rhinos sitting on an elephant back. You will enjoy the overwhelmingly beautiful panorama in Pokhara and explore the Durbar Squares, temples, stupas, monasteries and many more in Katmandu Valley.

Trip Informaton

Activities:

Tour

Departure:

Any day during season

Trip Duration:

14 days

Trip Grade:

Easy

Accommodation:

Hotel in city

Transportation:

Tourist bus/private car/local bus/private jeep

Day 01

Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel

Day 02

Sightseeing of Kathmandu.

Day 03

Kathmandu-Lumbini.

Day 04

Lumbini-Kapilvastu-Balrampur-Srawasti-Balrampur.

Day 05

Balrampur-Kushinagar.

Day 06

Kushinagar-Vaishali-Patna.

Day 07

Patna-Nalanda-Rajgir-Bodhgaya.

Day 08

Bodhgaya-Rajgir-Bodhgaya.

Day 09

Bodhgaya.

Day 10

Bodhgaya-Sarnath-Varanasi.

Day 11

Varanasi-Lucknow.

Day 12

Lucknow-Sanksya-Agra.

Day 13

Agra-Delhi.

Day 14

Departure.

Cost includes:

• Accommodation
• Airport Transfers
• Daily Breakfast
• Surface transportation by an exclusive chauffeur driven air-conditioned car
• Services of english speaking local guides
• Entrance fees to the monuments
• All Taxes

Cost Excludes:

• Excess baggage charges
• Tips for guides and porters
• Beverage( soft drink and other hard drink)
• Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
• Extra night accommodation

Geography:
India shares borders to the northwest with Pakistan, to the north with China, Nepal and Bhutan, and to the east with Bangladesh and Myanmar. To the west lies the Arabian Sea, to the east the Bay of Bengal and to the south the Indian Ocean. Sri Lanka lies off the southeast coast, and the Maldives off the southwest coast. The far northeastern states and territories are all but separated from the rest of India by Bangladesh as it extends northwards from the Bay of Bengal towards Bhutan. The Himalayan mountain range to the north and the Indus River (west) and Ganga River (east) form a physical barrier between India and the rest of Asia. The country can be divided into five regions: Western, Central, Northern (including Kashmir and Rajasthan), Eastern and Southern.


Language:
The official language is Hindi which is spoken by about 30% of the population, English is also often used for official or commercial purposes. In addition, 17 regional languages are recognised by the Constitution. These include Punjabi, Bengali, Gujerati and Oriya which are widely used in the north and Tamil and Telegu which are common in the south. Other regional languages are Marathi, Kannada and Malayalam. The Muslim population largely speak Urdu.


Religion : 80% Hindu, 11% Muslim with Sikh, Christian and Buddhist minorities.

Time : GMT + 5.30.

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