Ilam- Heaven of Earth, the divinely bestowed upon nature is situated in the eastern region of the beautiful Himalayan Kingdom, Nepal. This charming area lies at the foothill of Mt. Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak of the world and is fully covered by the structure, virgin fertile soil, diverse climate and its own arts and unique style. The people are friendly and hospitable; their different cultural richness, festivals they celebrate and their tradition are unique. Ilam is a district of the Eastern Development Region of Nepal which is inhabited by people of different culture and traditions but living together with harmony. We can find the land of lush-green tea gardens in Ilam and the gently sloping hills covered with tea leaves are simply wonderful. Greenery is all over the hills of Ilam all around the year. Illam Tea Garden is situated near Ilam Bazaar and Kanyam Tea Garden is located between Terai plain and Ilam Bazaar. There are many places suitable for trekking in Ilam and these places are extremely appropriate for Relaxation and enjoyment.
|Airport pick up and drop off for both international and domestic terminal|
|All land transportation by private vehicle with driver|
|2-night accommodation in 4* hotel including breakfast|
|5-nights hotel accommodation including breakfast|
|Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation.|
|Flight ticket from Kathmandu-Bhadrapur & Biratnagar-Kathmandu|
|One local tour guide in every city and his wages and salaries.|
|Medical kit (carried by your guide)|
|Food and drinks/ Beverage bills not included in the cost.|
|Extra cost for upgrading rooms and services at hotels|
|donation in temples, schools, monasteries etc .|
|Personal Hiking gear, personal kits|
|Emergency rescue evacuation insurance of any kind|
|Good wind/rain Jacket|
|Warm fleece jacket or Jersey|
|Sun hat or scarf|
|Sunglasses with UV protection|
|Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms|
Nepalis a landlocked country which has borders with India & China. You can either fly in or enter by land borders that are attached to China or India.
Yesyou can get a visa on arrival. The rates are as follows-
MultipleEntry – 15 Days – 25$
MultipleEntry – 30 Days – 40$
MultipleEntry – 90 Days – 100$
Absolutely, Nepal is safe. Nepal is considered one of the safest countries to travel.Chances are Nepal is safer than your own home country.
Yes, the food and water are hygienically standard during trekking. Our experienced guides check the food before preparing in the kitchen to make sure its Okay.You will get boiled water in the lodges, you can also buy sealed water or purify water using tablets.
Your guide will be a Nepalese but fluent in English. They are carefully selected with the appropriate experience, attitude and leadership skills. We can also provide French, German, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Spanish speaking guides.
Yesyou can bring your medication. Please make sure to put it in your original packet and bring your prescription with you.
The tourist police office is located near Nepal Tourism Development Board’s office.They are well trained and fluent in English to assist foreigners. You can always call 100 for police assistance.
Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. Our representative will meet, welcome, assist you & transfer to the booked hotel. Welcome drink followed by tour briefing. Get refreshed and rest of the day is free for your personal activities. Overnight in Hotel.
After Breakfast, Sightseeing tour to Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudhanath Stupa (ancient Buddhist stupa), and Swoyambhunath Temple (Monkey temple). All these are protected by UNESCO as world heritage site. Pashupatinath temple is the holiest, oldest, and the most sacred temple of Lord Shiva in the world, Pashupatinath Temple's existence dates back to 400 A.D. The richly-ornamented pagoda houses the sacred linga or phallic symbol of Lord Shiva. Thousands of pilgrims from all over the world come to pay homage to this temple that is also known as 'The Temple of Living Beings'. Boudhanath Stupa is located 7 km Northeast of Kathmandu & one of the largest Buddhist Stupas in the world, built during the 5th century AD. Surrounding area of the stupa also known as little Tibet because this area is covered by Tibetan refugees and is one of the biggest Tibetan refugee camps of the valley. Kathmandu Dubar Square - is the plaza in front of the old royal palace of the Kathmandu Kingdom. It is one of three Durbar Squares of Kathmandu Valley, which is also known as Hanuman Dhoka. In this area, you will visit Kumari Temple (Temple of living goddess), Kasthamandap - the wooden temple built by a single tree, palaces, forts, other temples & many more historical sites. Swoyambhunath Stupa - Swayambhunath Stupa is One of world's most glorious, ancient and enigmatic and the holiest of Buddhist Chaityas dating back more than 2000 years which is situated on a hillock'. It is also known as the Monkey Temple as there are holy monkeys living in the north-west parts of the temple. It offers breathtaking views of whole Kathmandu valley with eastern Himalayan ranges so; do not miss a chance to capture the pictures. Return to hotel, and overnight at hotel. Overnight in Hotel.
Wake up early in the morning and drive to Kanyam (approx 40km) from the Bhadrapur for the magnificent view of the tea garden. Later, we will drive to Pashupatinagar to visit the cheese factory. This is the border town of Darjeeling district of India. You can also visit En-route destinations like Karfok, Panchakanya, back to Fikkal. After lunch at Fikkal, visit the local market where you can buy "Churpi". Afterward, you will drive to IlamBazaar which takes about one hour and 15 minutes. Overnight in hotel at IlamBazaar.
After breakfast, you will commence your sightseeing at Ilam bazaar. We start by visiting a local market, beautiful tea garden and view tower from where you can see the full view of IlamBazaar. After lunch, you will drive to Mai Pokhari (lake), which is about 13 kilometers away from Ilam Bazaar, measures an altitude of 2438 meters from sea level. At MaiPokhari, you can stroll around the lake, forests, observe rare flora and fauna. Later, visit the local Sherpa’s market Deurali bazaar. After that drive back to Ilam bazaar en route visit Biblate bazaar drive to Shree Antu situated at the height of 1677 meter from sea level, to see the crimson ray of the sunrise of the day which will be changed into the ball of complete shine as the time passes on. The panoramic view will be enjoyed along with the peaks of Mt. Everest and Mt. Kanchenjunga. Overnight in hotel at Ilam.
It will be a long ride from Ilam Bazar to Dharan. Overnight stay will be at a hotel in Dharan. Overnight in Hotel at Dharan.
Early in the morning, you will be visiting Buddha Subba Temple. It is believed to fulfill wishes and bring good luck to the people who visit there. After visiting the temple, breakfast will be taken nearby a restraint in the vicinity of the temple. The tour then moves forward to see the magnificent view of the Dharan valley seen from Bhedetar Tower. In the evening, the tour will return back to Dharan bazaar where you will be visiting Raja Rani Lake and shopping in the town. Overnight stay will be at a hotel.
After breakfast, you will travel to Biratnagar, nearest airport to Dharan, from where you will take a flight back to Kathmandu. On reaching Kathmandu, check-in at your hotel and have rest, be refreshed and take an evening walk in the streets of Thamel. Overnight in hotel at Kathmandu
Today is your last day in Nepal on this trip. Pack up your bags and luggage and get ready for final Departure. Farewell & Transfer to International airport by our office representative to catch the flight for your onward destination.
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