English, नेपाली (Nepali), हिंदी (Hindi)
Geo Tour in Nepal exhibits the youngest orogeny of the Earth resulted from the collision of Indian and Eurasian Plates during the Miocene (55 Ma). In this special tour, you will be well acquainted with a brief description of the Geographical Formation of modern Nepal.
Nepal covers an almost 800 kilometers segment of the central Himalayas. It is one of the best places to understand geological processes. Folded and faulted strata of rock and the landforms created by different sedimentary, meta-sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks. Serve various geological and Geo-morphological features within a narrow (100-150 kilometers) stretch. Reworks by glaciers, paleographers, and antecedent rivers further fascinate humankind to explore and enjoy sophisticated geological and Geo-morphological features.
Tectonically the Himalaya Faults are dividing into five tectonic units separated by major Himalayan Faults. These tectonic units from south to north are
The Kali Gandaki Section exposes all the tectonic units of the Himalaya within a narrow range. Beautiful snow-capped mountains (peaks within Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Range). The World’s deepest gorge, a landform of the Tibetan Plateau are the characteristic of geomorphological features of this route.
Nebula’s specialized and tailored Nepal Geo tour package starts from the Indo-Gangetic Plain, covers different geological formations of Siwaliks, Lesser Himalaya, Higher Himalaya, and Tibetan-Tethys Himalaya along with vibrant geological structures of the Himalaya.
This 13-day Geo Tour in Nepal starts from Kathmandu to different landscapes viz, to the lowland Tarai, and then to the highland; and finally ending the geographical and topographical visual study along with research at the Northern Himalayas in the Annapurna Range.
Once arrival in Kathmandu representative from Nebula Travels and Tours meet and transfer to the hotel, determine in the hotel than briefing about your entire journey. Late-night entertainment stroll in Thamel, a standard touristic situation in Kathmandu and a bustling bazaar which offers a glimpse of Nepal's brilliant ethnic culture after that in a single day at the hotel.
Kathmandu-Butwal, drive which is a scenic journey along the bank of Trishuli River and lowland Terai.
Observation of Indo-Gangetic Plain around Butwal.
Observation of Siwalik rocks, Main Boundary Thrust (MBT) and Lesser Himalayan rocks.
Observation of Lesser Himalayan rocks and landforms produced Kali Gandaki and its tributaries.
Observations glaciolacustrine sediments of Pokhara Valley and recreational activities.
Observation of Lesser Himalayan Rocks.
Observation of Main Central Thrust, Higher Himalayan Rocks, South-Tibetan Detachment System, and Tibetan-Tethys Rocks.
Observation of Tibetan-Tethys Rocks, Thak Khola Graven, and glacial landforms.
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, we will provide a transfer to your hotel and rest day free to relax.
After breakfast, we will get ready for this day sightseeing which covers, Pashupatinath (The sacred Hindu Temple belongs to lord shiva), Bouddha (a Biggest stupa in the World) and Bhaktapur (Known as a living museum). In the evening we will organize a grand farewell dinner at typical Nepali restaurant with live cultural show.
After having breakfast in the hotel, wait till flight time then transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport for your flight.