Kathmandu Sauraha Ilam Tour

10 days Kathmandu Sauraha Ilam tour is syndicate culture journey of centre Nepal and eastern Nepal with architecture heritage, jungle safari and breathtaking view of eastern Himalayan range including Mt. Kangchenjunga and Mt. Makalu. It will be unique voyage because eastern Nepal culture is very intact unique culture then others culture like Dimal, Rai and Limbu. You will hike around world famous Ilam tea garden with exceptional sunrise and sunset view on Mt. Kangchenjunga and Mt. Kumba karna.

Kathmandu knows as religious city in Nepal, where you can see Hindus and Buddhist shrine. Then we provide you unlimited fun in the river while doing raft and jungle excursion in the Chitwan national park and buffer zone in Sauraha. After that you will be witness to watch authentic cultural show at Sauraha, Urlabari, Antu Danda. We further drive on eastern Nepal where you will be walked in the world famous tea plantation gardens eye witness of the your favourite tea harvest. The Antu Danda provides spectacular sunrise and sunset view on the eastern Himalayas.

After that we will fly back to Kathmandu from Bhadrapur airport either you can continuous your journey from Kakarvitta immigration to Calcutta, Dharjeelimg, Sikkim or further north-east India Arunchal Pardesh or can go to Bangladesh as well.

Tour Highlight.

Cultural and Heritage Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley

Hike around world famous Ilam Tea garden

Explore life style of different Indigenous people

Jungle Excursion in Chitwan National park.

Breathtaking view of eastern Himalayan ranges

Thrilling white water rafting.

Itinerary for the Tour

Day 01:
Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350 m/4,429 Ft)
Day 02:
Kathmandu valley Sightseeing
Day 03:
Kathmandu to Sauraha (160 m/524 Ft & 5hrs drive)
Day 04:
Jungle Excursion in Chitwan National Park
Day 05:
Sauraha to Urlabari (100 m/328 Ft & 7hrs drive)
Day 06:
Urlabari to Kanyam (1,520 m/4,986 Ft & 3hrs drive)
Day 07:
Explore and Tea garden then drive to Antu Dada (2,040 m/6,692 Ft)
Day 08:
Antu Danda to Bhadrapur (80 m/262 Ft & 3hrs drive)
Day 09:
Bhadrapur to Kathmandu 1hrs flight
Day 10:
Departure

Note: The above itinerary is a guideline and standard pattern, which we provide you. Tour itinerary can be modified according to your interest, time and requirements. The trip cost will be according to Deluxe, Standard, Budget and group size so please kindly provides us your details for a customized program.

Notes: We arrange transportation according to group sizes private car, jeep, and bus.

For Indian customer, we will provides pure veg with flavor of north Indian and south India meals.

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350 m/4,428 Ft)

Upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International airport Kathmandu, our official representatives will receive you then transfer to hotel.

Overnight at hotel

Day 02 Kathmandu valley sightseeing

Today is day of exploring the city of god and goddess. It will be guided tour sightseeing around the valley; you will see monuments, which are granted in the UNESCO world heritage sites.

Pashupatinath Temple: most beautiful and important shrine for Hindus, where holy bagmati river follows middle of temple complex and cremate death body.

Durbar Square: oldest complex of valley with home of living goddess

Bauddhanath: Largest Buddhist supa in the world with territory of Tibetan refugee. Swambhunath stupa and temple: highest point of valley with blend of culture and offering great view of Kathmandu valley and Langtang and Ganesh himal ranges.

Overnight at hotel

Day 03 Kathmandu to Sauraha/Chitwan (150 m/492 Ft & 5hrs drive)

Today we are driving to Sauraha (Chitwan National Park) the drive start from Kathmandu on the Prithivi highway with morning view of Langtang range, Ganesh himal range, Manaslu range then passing the paddies territory and typical Nepalese style village. Evening we will see Tharu culture show at hotel just before you dinner.

Overnight at hotel

Day 04 Jungle Excursion in Chitwan National Park

Today we have a full day excursion in Chitwan Nation Park and Tharu village.

We will do Canoeing on the Rapati River, jungle walk in national park with encounter Deer, bird, one horn rhinoceros, wild boar, crocodile, if you lucky sloth bear as well. Then back to Rapati River before lunch bathing with elephant then has lunch after that Elephant back safari for 2hrs in buffer zone. Evening go to see elephant breading centre, where we can see train to young elephant for safari.

Overnight at hotel

Day 05 Sauraha to Urlabari (90 m/295 Ft & 7hrs drive)

In early morning we do warm up along to Rapati River for bird watching then after breakfast we start drive on east-west highway. While drive continues, we often passing through dense sal forest, villages, paddies farm and couple of well-known towns then arrive at Urlabari. Today we are staying at home-stay where we will see life style of Dimal with their unique cultural show.

Overnight at home-stay.

Day 06 Urlabari to Kanyam (1,560 m/5,116 Ft & 3-4hrs drive)

Today we have a short drive to Kanyam. The drive starts from village then passing buzzing town after that entering to cultivate of rice field. Slowly drive climbing on eastern hill in zigzag then we driving through middle of tea garden. We finally arrive at Kanyam after lunch we do trek in the Garden.

Overnight at hotel

Day 07 Kanyam to Antu danda (2,320 m/7,609 Ft & 1hrs drive then 1hrs walk)

Kanyam has beautiful tea garden with view of eastern Himalayan range, we will do short hike in the morning then we start our journey after breakfast. First we have an hours drive through the commercial village, where mostly selling home made gift for tourist mostly domestic tourist buy it for their family. Then drive climbing on tea garden then short trek to Antu Danda. After lunch we walk around the village in the tea garden, these people look after the tea. From here we see the sunset and sunrise on the eastern Himalayas including world third highest peak Mt. Kanjanganga. After dinner we will have cultural program of the Rai and Limbu.

Overnight at home-stay

Day 08 Antu Danda to Bhadrapur (70 m/229 Ft & 2hrs drive)

First we will see sunrise on the Himalayas then we will have a breakfast on courtyard of Tea garden, walk around and explore the villages. Then drive continuous to Bhadrapur and an evening we will visit local market where can take a good photographs.

Overnight at hotel

Day 09 Bhadrapur to Kathmandu 1hrs by flight

After breakfasts as your flight schedule we go to airport then have a one-hour’s scenic flight to Kathmandu. We transferred to hotel and take rest, buy the souvenir for friends and family.

Overnight at hotel

Day 10 Departure

After breakfast as your flight schedule we transfer you at airport then onwards to home.

Cost Includes:

  • International and domestic airport pick-up & drop-off service
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley with transportation, guide and entrance fees
  • 3 Nights accommodation at Kathmandu with breakfast
  • 2 N 3D full board Jungle Excursion in Chitwan National Park
  • 2 N 3D Tea garden Excursions.
  • 2 Nights home-stay accommodation with Dimal and Rai family with culture show
  • 1 English speaking guide with salary, insurance and accommodation
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu

Cost Excludes

  • All the Mineral water, hard and soft drinks.
  • Travel insurance, should cover emergency evacuation such a helicopter
  • Personal expense laundry, internet, telephone etc
  • Tips for guide and porters.

Note: Any loss arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as ROAD BLOCKAGE due to landslides, FLIGHT DELAYS OR CANCELLATIONS due to weather or technical problems, ACCIDENTS

Extended Trips

Chitwan Jungle Safari (2N/3D)
Royal chitwan National Park is first national park in Nepal, covering an area of 932 SQ KM in lowland Nepal.

Bardia National Park (3N/4D)
Bardia National Park lying eastern bank of Karnali River in Bardia District in southern west Nepal.

Koshi Tappu Wildlife Reserve (3N/4D)
Koshi Tapppu Wildlife Reaserve is one of the smallest wildlife reserve in Nepal lies in Terai region.

Trisuli River Rafting (1D)
Trisulu River is the most popular destination for rafters visiting Nepal from all over the world. It is an excellent rafting destination.