Palpa Tour

Palpa Tour

  • 5D/ 4N
  • Palpa

Nestled in the heart of Nepal lies a hidden gem waiting to be discovered - Palpa. Tucked away from the bustling tourist hubs, this picturesque district offers a unique and authentic travel experience that will leave you spellbound. From ancient architecture to breathtaking natural beauty, Palpa has something for everyone. In this blog post, we invite you to join us on a virtual journey as we explore the wonders of Palpa, Nepal's best-kept secret.

Palpa boasts a rich cultural heritage that dates back centuries. The district is home to numerous well-preserved palaces, temples, and monuments that speak volumes about its glorious past. The highlight of Palpa is the historic town of Tansen, known for its charming cobbled streets and traditional Newari architecture. As you stroll through the town, you'll encounter ornate temples, elegant palaces, and beautifully carved wooden windows that showcase the craftsmanship of the local artisans.

If you're a nature lover, Palpa will leave you awe-inspired with its breathtaking views. The district is blessed with a panoramic landscape featuring rolling hills, lush forests, and terraced farmlands. One of the best spots to witness the beauty of Palpa is the Rani Mahal, a stunning palace located on the banks of the Kali Gandaki River. The palace offers a magnificent view of the surrounding mountains and the tranquil river flowing beneath, creating a picture-perfect setting.Palpa, with its captivating blend of cultural heritage, natural beauty, and authentic experiences, is a destination that should not be missed by avid travelers. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat or an adventurous escapade, Palpa has it all. This hidden gem of Nepal promises to leave an indelible mark on your travel memories. So pack your bags, set off on an unforgettable journey, and let Palpa enchant you with its timeless charm

Day 1:

  • Arrive in Palpa and check into your accommodation in Tansen.
  • Explore the cobbled streets of Tansen and admire the traditional Newari architecture.
  • Visit Tansen Durbar (Palace) and learn about its historical significance.

Day 2:

  • Enjoy a sunrise hike to Shreenagar Hills for stunning views of the Himalayan range.
  • Visit Amar Narayan Temple and admire its intricate carvings.
  • Explore Bhagwati Temple and experience the local devotion.
  • Visit Rani Mahal and enjoy panoramic views of the mountains and river.

Day 3:

  • Experience the thrill of paragliding from Sarangkot.
  • Explore Ranighat Palace, a historic palace by the river.
  • Take a guided hike to Siddha Cave and marvel at its unique formations.
  • Visit Shitalpati Village and learn about traditional mat weaving.

Day 4:

  • Discover the local market and interact with friendly locals.
  • Join a cooking class and learn to prepare traditional Newari dishes.
  • Explore the Tansen-Bhairabsthan trade route and its historical significance.
  • Visit Tansen Bazaar for local shopping and souvenirs.

Day 5:

  • Attend a cultural event or festival (if available) to immerse in local traditions.
  • Enjoy a leisurely breakfast and bid farewell to Palpa.
  • Depart from Palpa, continuing your journey to other destinations or returning to Kathmandu.

  • Accommodation: Provide accommodations in comfortable hotels or guesthouses in Palpa, ensuring a pleasant stay for tourists.
  • Transportation: Arrange transportation from the arrival point (such as Kathmandu or Pokhara) to Palpa and back, including airport transfers if necessary. This may involve private vehicles or shared transportation options.
  • Sightseeing and Activities: Organize guided tours to popular attractions in Palpa, including visits to historical sites, temples, palaces, viewpoints, and natural wonders. It may also include activities like paragliding, hiking, or cultural experiences.
  • English-Speaking Guide: Provide the services of an experienced and knowledgeable English-speaking guide who can accompany tourists during their sightseeing and provide insights into the local culture, history, and traditions.
  • Meals: Include daily breakfast at the accommodation. Some packages may also include additional meals such as lunches or dinners at local restaurants or as part of cultural experiences.
  • Permits and Entrance Fees: Take care of necessary permits and entrance fees required for visiting specific attractions or participating in activities in Palpa.

  • International or Domestic Flights: The package does not include the cost of international or domestic flights to reach Nepal or any internal flights required to reach Palpa.
  • Travel Insurance: It is recommended for tourists to arrange their own travel insurance to cover any unforeseen events, medical emergencies, or trip cancellations.
  • Visa Fees: The package does not cover the fees for obtaining a visa to enter Nepal. Tourists are responsible for arranging their visas in advance or upon arrival.
  • Personal Expenses: Expenses such as additional meals, beverages, shopping, tips, and any other personal expenses are not included in the package.
  • Optional Activities: Any optional activities or experiences not specified in the package itinerary may be excluded. These can be arranged separately upon request.
  • Gratuities: Tips for guides, drivers, and hotel staff are not included and are at the discretion of the tourists.


What is the best time to visit Palpa?
Palpa can be visited throughout the year. However, the best time to visit is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the weather is pleasant and the skies are clear.

How can I reach Palpa?
Palpa is easily accessible by road from major cities like Kathmandu and Pokhara. You can either hire a private vehicle or take a bus to reach Palpa. The nearest airport is Pokhara Airport, from where you can take a road trip to Palpa.

Is it necessary to have a guide for exploring Palpa?
Having a guide is recommended as they can provide valuable insights into the local culture, history, and traditions of Palpa. They can also assist with language barriers and ensure a smooth and enriching travel experience.

What types of accommodations are available in Palpa?
Palpa offers a range of accommodations, including hotels, guesthouses, and resorts. These establishments vary in terms of amenities, comfort levels, and price ranges, catering to different budgets and preferences.

Are there any adventure activities available in Palpa?
Yes, Palpa offers various adventure activities such as paragliding, hiking, and exploring caves. These activities allow you to experience the natural beauty and thrill of the region.

Can I customize the Palpa travel package?
Yes, we offer customizable packages to suit individual preferences and requirements. You can discuss your specific interests and preferences with the travel company to create a personalized itinerary.

Are there any cultural events or festivals in Palpa?
Palpa has a rich cultural heritage, and festivals are an integral part of the local traditions. Depending on the time of your visit, you may have the opportunity to witness and participate in vibrant cultural events and festivals.

What should I pack for my trip to Palpa?
It is advisable to pack comfortable clothing, suitable footwear for walking, sunscreen, insect repellent, a hat, and a camera to capture the stunning scenery. It is also recommended to carry a reusable water bottle and a basic first-aid kit.

Are there any specific customs or etiquette I should be aware of in Palpa?
Respect for local customs and traditions is important. It is recommended to dress modestly, especially when visiting religious sites. It is also polite to seek permission before taking photographs of individuals or their belongings.

Is Palpa safe for tourists?
Palpa is generally considered a safe destination for tourists. However, it is always advisable to take standard precautions such as keeping an eye on your belongings, staying in well-lit areas at night, and following any safety guidelines provided by your