Nepal Family Tour - 9 Days

At Travel for Kids, we encourage you to discover a new destination with your family in mind, focusing on the interests of you and your children. Is one of your kids especially interested in wild animals? Are you concerned about travelling abroad with kids for the first time? Depending on what your family is like and what you want to do on your trip, you may want to consider signing up with Himalaya Discovery for a Nepal Family Tour.

Nepal family tour offer travel with your children and other closes family and friends joining on holiday. So, that fore we offer especial Culture Heritage monument tour in Kathmandu, wildlife activities safari tour in Chitwan and Natural paradise Lake Fewa and Mt’ Fishtail tour in Pokhara. There are many things to do in Nepal from a day hike to 3-months long trekking, tours and many more. Family Nepal tour in Nepal will cover most of Nepal’s highlights. This tour package is the ultimate combination of nature, culture, history, and wildlife. Tours start from Nepal’s historic and cultural hub. Discover UNESCO World Heritage Sites including Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudhanath Stupa, and Swayambhunath Square. Our journey to Nagarkot continues further. We’re going to enjoy a full day hiking in Nagarkot where you can experience Nepal hiking. It is a very popular hilltop near Kathmandu, mainly known for mountain sunrise/sunsets views.

Combining those three different tour destinations are the ideal places with your small children on holiday. The places will be easily assessable by Car or flight. The Nepal family tour with your own family can achieve extreme happiness and makes memorable holiday in Nepal.

Day 1
Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu (1400 meters)

Upon your arrival in the Kathmandu airport after completing your custom formalities Visa, etc. pick up your luggage and look for our airport representative from Himalaya Discovery, who will display your name on the board at the arrival gate. You will be greeted by our representative and transferred to the hotel by private tourist vehicle. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 2
Day 2: Free in Kathmandu for sightseeing and pre trip briefing.

Today is free for sightseeing in Kathmandu. You may wish to visit Durbar Square in the heart of the old city where the old Royal Palace, with its intricate woodcarving is located. The whole area is a maze of temples and images. Leading away from the square in all directions are narrow alleys, full of the most amazing variety of shops and stalls. Some of these landmarks are considered World Heritage Sites including the historic Bhaktapur Durbar Square, the famous ‘Monkey Temple’ Swayambhunath and Buddhists shrine Buddhanath which is one of the largest Stupas in the world. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 3
Day 3: Drive to Nagarkot – back to Kathmandu via Bhaktapur.

Nagarkot is one of the most scenic spots situated about 35 km east of Kathmandu from where an excellent view of snow-capped peaks of the Himalayan Ranges in eastern Nepal can be seen (when weather permits). The place is also renowned for spectacular sunrise sights. drive to oldest city of Nepal, sightseeing around including Bhaktapur Durbar Square, then drive back to Kathmandu Overnight at hotel.

Day 4
Day 4: Drive to Pokhara (827 meters).

The bus leaves to Pokhara at about 7:30 am. Also known for its panoramic views of Annapurna and Machapuchare (Fishtail) in the north, Dhaulagiri in the west and Lamjung Himal and Manaslu in the south, Pokhara is a lovely valley on the banks of the Fewa Lake. It’s lower than Kathmandu and much less hectic, making it the ideal starting point for your journey. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.

Day 5
Day 5: Discover around the Pokhara city.

Morning visit Sarangkot Sunrise tour and back to hotel for Breakfast. After breakfast start full day sightseeing tour around Pokhara valley- David fall (water fall) Mahadev cave, Bindabasani temple Mahendra cave and boating on Fewa Lake etc.

Day 6
Day 6: Drive to Chitwan National Park.

Drive to Chitwan by tourist coach and lunch at safari resort in Chitwan. in the afternoon village walk, evening Tharu culture dance presentation by local at which you’ll also participate and Overnight at resort.

Day 7
Day 7: Chitwan Wildlife safari Activities.

After breakfast, canoeing in the Rapti River, This is an exciting trip with chances to see marsh mugger crocodiles and various birds that inhabit the riverbanks. then we visit the Elephant breeding centre. After Lunch, we proceed to the jungle for a guided safari on Elephant. There will be an opportunity to see rhino, antelope and other wildlife as you move through the jungle. The evening is free to relax and Overnight at resort.

Day 8
Day 8: Drive to Kathmandu.

Bird watching tour in the morning after breakfast departure to kathmandu, the rest of the time is you own. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 9
Day 9: Free day / Fly to home.

Today is rest and relax throughout the day. If you get interested to take some gifts from Nepal for friends and relatives, visit to some nearby shops or go out in Thamel for typical Nepalese goods. In the evening we will have a farewell dinner in a traditional Nepalese restaurant with cultural performances. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 10
Day 10: Fly to home.

The trip ends, our representative will drop you to the airport for your flight departure from Nepal.

Price Includes

  • Airport transfers pick-up and drop-off.
  • 3-nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • 2-nights hotel accommodation in Pokhara with breakfast.
  • Resort / Lodge Accommodation in Chitwan including full board (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner )
  • All sightseeing and tours by tour guide,
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment and medicine for all tour staff.
  • Entry permits and fees for all temple, park, monasteries, cultural and historical spots.
  • Transportation from and to Kathmandu by tourist vehicle.
  • Farewell dinner in Typical Nepalese restaurant with cultural dance (on day 5th)
  • All our government taxes.
  • Please Note: USD 470 per person if you want to upgrade the accommodation in a five star hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara.

Price Excludes

  • International airfare and Nepal visa.
  • Tips for guide / driver. (Tips is expected).
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on the 'Price include' section.

Q. Will somebody come to pick me up at the airport upon my arrival?

A. Yes, our airport representative will be there to greet you at the airport. S/he will be displaying an Himalaya Discovery Adventures sign board outside the airport terminal. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel by our tourist vehicle.

Q. When is the best time to travel to Nepal?

A. For the trekking regions of the Annapurna, Everest, Langtang, Jumla Rara Lake, Makalu, Kanchenjunga and Manaslu we recommend the periods February to May and September to December as the best time for travelling.

  •  For trekking in Mustang or Dolpo region we recommend May to September.
  • The Poon hill  trek  in the Annapurna region takes place throughout the entire year.
  • Cultural tours takes place throughout the entire year. For the best mountain views the periods February to May and September to December are recommended.

Q. How is the climate (temperatures) during the seasons?

A. Winter – January and February. Pleasant temperatures. The nights, mornings and evenings can, however, be quite cold (approx. 0°C – 5°C. Throughout the day, it is mostly sunny with cooler temperatures (approx. 18°C – 20°C).

Spring – March to May. Hot and dry pre-monsoon season (approx. 25°C – 30°C during the day, and approx. 7°C – 20°C at night). May is the hottest month in the lowlands. June is the hottest month in the mountains.

Summer – Monsoon from June to August (approx. 28°C – 30°C during the day, and approx. 20°C at night). Strong rainfall, continuous sultriness and high humidity.

Early autumn – From September the monsoon season is constantly interrupted by periods with only a slight rainfall. Towards the end of August the pauses in rainfall become more frequent and longer.

Late autumn – Post-monsoon season from October to December. The nights, mornings and evenings can be relatively cool (approx. 5°C – 10°C). During the day the sun shines and it is warm (approx. 20°C – 27°C).

Q. Where can I change money?

A. Any cash you have taken with you can be exchanged into Nepalese rupees at the banks, large hotels and the numerous bureau de changes.

Q. Can I use my mobile phone in Nepal?

A. The network coverage is meanwhile quite good in the Kathmandu Valley, Pokhara and other parts of the Terai (in the rural areas it is very unpredictable).

Basically, foreign SIM cards (providers having international roaming contracts with Nepal) can also be used. However, it is cheaper to buy a local SIM card (Mero Mobile, NTC (GSM) – for approx. NPR 500 or more) and top this up.

Q. Can I use the tap water for drinking and brushing teeth?

A. Tap water is not suitable for drinking in Nepal and it should not be used for cleaning your teeth, either. As there is often a scarcity of water in the countryside, water should be used very sparingly.

Q. What should I concern during my stay in Nepal?

A. Nepali people are very kind and friendly, but there are some things that you should be aware of:

  • Do not take photos of anyone without their permission; always ask permission first!
  • Do not wear hot pants/short paints or stylish clothes in the remote area! (shoulders and legs should be covered)
  • Do not wear hats or caps when you enter a chapel!
  • Do not touch Buddha statues or ritual offerings inside of a monastery!
  • Do not kiss or hug in public places, especially in monasteries!
  • Do not step across someone’s feet, cups or cooking gears!

Q. What documents do I need to visit Nepal?

A. A tourist visa is required for entering Nepal. The tourist visa can be applied for, for different lengths of stay. A visa is required for children under 10 years but no fee is charged. The entry to Nepal must take place within 6 months of issuing the visa.

Q. How much does the Visa for Nepal cost?

A. The fees for the tourist visa (fees valid since 16.07.2008) are staggered as follows:

  • 15 days (several entries possible)  $ 25 (approx. EUR 20.00)
  • 30 days (several entries possible)  $ 40 (approx. EUR 35.00)
  • 90 days (several entries possible)  $ 100 (approx. EUR 85.00)

An extension of the visa to a maximum of 150 days is possible (per year – January to December). The extension must be made at the Immigration Office in Kathmandu. A fee of $ 2.00 is charged in Nepalese rupees (NPR) per day of extension.

Q. Can I find a hospital with western doctors?

A. CIWEC Clinic with western doctors is located in Lazimpat, Kathmandu, Tel. +977 1 442 4111, info@ciwec-clinic.com.

Q. Do I need an international health and travel insurance?

A. It is recommended taking out a travel and health insurance covering the following risks:- Emergency and personal accident transport/emergency evacuation (helicopter rescue, rescue costs in a case of illness or accident), medical and personal accident risks, repatriation, tour cancellation, damages and theft of baggage.

Q. What happens in bad weather periods?

A. There is virtually always a possibility of a flight delay or postponement owing to highly unpredictable weather conditions that may occur in Himalayan regions, in particular, in the Everest region (Lukla), Jomsom, Dolpo, Simikot and the Jumla region, etc.

When trekking in remote areas or those described above, and especially outside the trekking season, the clients are strongly advised to reserve extra days for making  allowance for possible delays, and thereby avoid any frustrating consequences. In the case of a delayed flight prior to commencing the tour, or at the end of the tour, the participants shall pay for their own accommodation, food costs, etc.

Q. Where can I store my unneeded luggage during trekking?

A. As a rule there is the possibility before commencing the trek, of depositing part of the baggage in the hotel in Kathmandu or in Pokhara.

Q. What kind of meals I can have during the trekking?

A. All Meals on full board basis will be provided during trekking. Freshly cooked food is served at all times (western, continental and Nepalese, Chinese, Indian and Tibetan meals are available in all places).

Q. Is there any communication while we are on trekking?

A. There are telephones in some villages along the trekking routes from which you can make international calls. All our guides are equipped with the local mobile phone. You may wish to pass the number of our guide to your family for the callback or you can make a call from the guide’s mobile and pay him directly for the international call too.

Q. Can I re-charge camera batteries along the trek?

A. Yes, Most of the places, you can charge batteries along the trek (per hour USD 2 – 3 for charging).

Q. What kinds of banking facilities in Nepal?

A. Nepal has modern banking facilities and some international banks even have offices in Kathmandu. Almost all foreign currencies along with credit cards such as American Express, Visa, and Master card are accepted in Nepal. Nepal has also ATM facilities as well.

The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. This itinerary can be customized according to the duration of your holiday. We have many options for shorter visits based on your interests and budget.

On trip of this type weather,  political strikes, transport or a multitude of other factors 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 is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interests of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, but we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays.

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Price From USD $ 885/person
885
Total $ 885 USD

Trip Facts

  • 9 Days
  • Easy
  • Min. 2 to Max. 10 People
  • Round the year.
  • 2,175m.
  • KTM/KTM
  • 2 to 3 Hours

MD & Trip Planner

Chhiring Sherpa

Mobile: +3248 523 11 80