Agro Tour stands for agricultural tour in Nepal. Trips such as these are providing a different taste to the tourism industry of the country. Nepal is known to be very rich in natural resources and land formations that make it suitable for practising agriculture. The tradition of agriculture has been continued through generations here. According to statistical data, the country has been found to produce agricultural products in enormous quantities. This is why the business has been the basic source of income for the country.
Agriculture and tourism can be together called agro-tourism in the country. Visiting tourists find it fascinating to participate in agriculture. Most of the population of the country are farmers. They depend on agriculture for their economic development. During agro tour, you may watch the farmers cultivating seeds and even participate along with them. This enduring experience will provide you one of the most fascinating times of your life.
Rice, wheat and maize are some of the major crops of the country. The amount of crops required to sustain are sold all around the country and the rest are export to other foreign countries. This enhances economic development. Among all, rice is the primary crop of Nepal whereas wheat, maize, barley, buckwheat and several others are secondary ones. Similarly tea, cardamom, ginger, coffee and others are counted among the cash crops.
The major objective of agro tour in Nepal is to revitalize the agricultural trends with rest of the countries of the world.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel and stay overnight.
Day 02: Full day sightseeing of Kathmandu City [1,338m/4,389ft]. Visit Pashupatinath temple, Soyambhunath temple, and Boudhanath temple. Also visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan city and other world heritages sites and cultural heritage of Nepal
Day 03: After breakfast in the morning, drive to Khokana and Nagadesh of Bhaktapur to observe the farmers activities in the field. Work with the farmers to plant or harvest the seasonable vegetables. In the afternoon drive to Dhulikhel. Overnight at hotel in Dhulikhel
Day 04: In the morning sunrise view from Dhulikhel [1,484m/4,869ft]. Enjoy with the landscape of mid hill regions. After breakfast drive to Panchkhal [841m/2,759ft]. Work and enjoy with farmers, plough with oxen. In the evening drive back to Kathmandu. Stay overnight in hotel
Day 05: Early in the morning one hour mountain flight. Then free day for recreation in Kathmandu. Back to hotel and stay overnight
Day 06: Fly back to your destination or extend your holidays with other adventures