Phenomenal rail journeys of Asia
By Sukie Chapman
18 January 2018
You love rail travel but also want to explore further afield than Europe; this is a conundrum many of our customers call us about.Read more
Nepal is a small country with huge extremes, boasting eight of the world's ten highest peaks, including the highest mountain in the world. Our fantastic Nepal tours offer you the chance to witness sunrise over the Himalayas, experience traditional cultures, visit beautiful temples and see incredible wildlife. On our Nepal tours you can see Mount Everest on an excursion by plane, take in the amazing cultural heritage of the country and visit its most amazing sights, cities and temples. From the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu, the country's fascinating capital, to the jungles and grasslands of Chitwan National Park, our Nepal tours showcase the city squares, mountain peaks and incredible wildlife in this truly spectacular Himalayan country.
Our escorted tours touring Nepal introduce you to the highlights of this truly magnificent Himalayan country.
Touring Nepal with Great Rail Journeys allows you to experience the wonderful scenery, fabulous destinations and incredible wildlife while accompanied by a professional Tour Manager and experienced local guides.
The country is most famous for its mountain scenery, in particular Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world. However, there is much more to the country than climbing expeditions from Everest's base camp.
When touring Nepal you can visit the capital city, Kathmandu, with its intriguing Pagoda-style architecture and abundance of monks in traditional Buddhist robes who can be seen on the city streets. You can also explore the lush jungles and grasslands of Chitwan National Park, home to a stunning array of wildlife, including rhinos, sloth bears, crocodiles, leopard and more than 400 species of birds. It is also home to a significant population of tigers.
Explore the highlights of India and Nepal on this grand tour which includes some of the world's most beautiful temples, sights and scenery. We witness colourful ceremonies, a game drive, and experience breathtaking views of the Himalaya from Pokhara on this adventurous tour.… see more
17 days from $3,475 ppView tour details >