Kathmandu City Tour

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Kathmandu City Tour

Duration : 4 days Accommodation : Standard | Deluxe hotel | Lodges
Season : Sept – June Transport : Private Vehicles

 

About Kathmandu City Tour

Kathmandu, Nepal’s capital, is a town of miracles in itself! You’ll be scared for a while by the messy roads, masses, individuals and narrow streets in the town, but quickly you’ll understand it’s how life goes in here. The temples, stupas and other holy places you’ll find at every bend of each road will let you understand why Kathmandu is called the temple city. In the midst of the crowded town resides an architectural palace constructed under the old rule of Malla rulers, a must-visit Kathmandu City Tour site. Lying in the core of the town of Kathmandu, the palace is a real manifestation of fine art, history, architecture and design. A significant influence is the beautifully sculpted patterns in the stones, buildings, temples, pillars and gates.

Kathmandu City Tour connects with you all the specialities of the town of Kathmandu ; most of the UNESCO designated historic locations are Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Bhaktapur Durbar Square and Patan Durbar Square. For all Buddhist pilgrims, Swayambhunath stupa is a famous location. Covering a wide region, Swayambhunath is made up of big Buddha statues, monasteries, and the major element is a white dome and golden spire located on it on top of the hill. You can see the entire town of Kathmandu at once from the top. The stupa is also renowned as a monkey temple as a shelter to many monkeys. Boudhanath stupa is another place comparable to Swayambhunath’s white dome and golden spire, but Boudhanath’s stupa is regarded to be the world’s biggest stupa. Likewise, the temple of Pashupatinath is Lord Shiva’s earliest temple that retains great value among the Hindu pilgrims.

Next on lists is the Bhaktapur Durbar square, which is also a grand palace constructed during their reign by Malla rulers. The main highlight is the durbar square consisting of fifty-five windows palace, golden gate, Taleju temple, Nyatapol temple, gallery of national art and many more. Patan Durbar Square is moving on to the next Durbar Square. The most important sights here are the golden gate, the gilded eye, Taleju temple, Krishna Mandir, Bhangalamukhi temple and Sundari chowk.

Besides these mentioned UNESCO sites, the magnificence of the Himalayas is an significant  view that should not be missed when it gets to your trip to Nepal. Kathmandu Valley City Tour therefore brings you to Nagarkot, a famous mountain viewing point close to Kathmandu. Get panoramic views of mountains such as Annapurna Range, Langtang Range, Dhaulagiri Himal, Gaurishankar Himal, Ganesh Himal, etc. on a clear day as you’re standing high on the view tower.

The Best of Nepal Tour also provides trips to Ghorepani and Poon Hill. Poon Hill is a popular viewpoint with beguiling views of the Annapurna Mountain and its neighboring peaks such as the Machhapuchhre Himal and the Dhaulagiri Peak. Looking at the sunrise from the viewpoint at Poon Hill in the middle of the hill tops is breathtaking! Combined with nature, social and historical features from different locations, the Best of Nepal Tour is a trip chance that offers the best views, attractions and locations in a comparatively short time.

Ride a canoe on the Trishuli River and wander through the Chitwan National Park’s beautiful forest and green grasslands. The park is a place to many distinctive aquatic birds and wildlife such as Ghorals and one-horned Rhinoceros, a habitat for multiple floras and fauna. Pokhara’s Seti River Gorge, along with fishing on the pristine Fewa Lake, are among some of Pokhara’s significant features. Visiting the Pashupatinath Temple, the Bouddhanath Stupa and the Bhaktapur and Kathmandu Durbar Squares, the Best of Nepal Tour provides you with a complex dexterity of Nepali art and architecture.

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DAY 01: ARRIVE KATHMANDU, NEPAL

At any moment you may rrive at the airport in Kathmandu. Kathmandu is the capital of Nepal and the Kathmandu Valley. It is one of the nation’s political and economic centres, containing three main ancient towns of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur. You will be greeted by one of the officials from our company on your arrival. He’s going to assist you transfer to your hotel. He will also tell you about additional schedules and programs. Overnight stay at the Hotel.

Day 02 - Sightseeing Tours – Nagarkot

This is one of Kathmandu Valley City Tour’s most significant trip as you will have the chance to sightsee around several UNESCO World Heritage Sites cultural heritage sites. You will be completely captivated by the arresting temples, monasteries, ancient Royal Palace, etc. and the distinctive crafts and architectures sculpted in the woods, metals and stones. You will tour the most sacred Tibetan Buddhist temple and the biggest stupa on Earth-Boudhanath Stupa that retains the gaze of the ever-present Buddha on all four ends.

Next, you will visit the Temple of Pashupatinath, a very sacred Hindu Temple devoted to Lord Shiva on the bank of the Holy River of Bagmati. With an amazing experience of watching the cremation rituals on the banks of the Holy River, we’ll drive to Bhaktapur and explore around Bhaktapur Durbar Square where 55 windows palace, The Golden Gate, The National Art Gallery, Taleju Temple, Nyatapola Temple and more will present a great experience. The shikhara and pagoda shaped temple hodgepodge and any tourist is fascinated by the architecture and architectures.

We will then drive from Bhaktapur to Nagarkot Set 30 Km east of Kathmandu and at 2175 m altitude. It is one of the finest and most common viewpoints for amazing views of sunrise and sunset. Overnight at hotel.

Day 03 - Nagarkot - Sightseeing tours – Kathmandu

On this day, we’ll catch up soon in the afternoon for amazing sunrise viewpoints and move to the view tower. The amazing views of the Himalayan hills, including Khumbu hills, Manaslu, Dorje Lakpa, Langtang rages, Mt. Everest, etc., will offer a memory of life.

We will drive to Patan and discover around Patan Durbar Square with an overwhelming memories of incredible landscape. We’re going to tour the Golden Gate on Durbar Square, the Golden Window, Sundari chowk, Taleju temple, the renowned Krishna temple, Char Narayan temple, with exceptional architecture and architecture that is a very attractive component of Kathmandu Valley City Tour.

Then we’re going to go home to Kathmandu and en-route, we’re going to wander around Swayambhunath Stupa, the hillock-set Monkey Temple. The stupa is capped with a 13-step square tower symbolizing the paths to enlightenment. Exploring Kathmandu Durbar Square, which includes Hanuman Dhoka’s old palace, and watching an amount of temples with their distinctive and incredible designs and architectures will also fascinate you. Overnight at hotel.

Day 04 - Farewell

You will be transported to the airport three hours before your scheduled flight by one of the officials from our company, from where you will leave with lovely travel experiences.

Cost Includes

  • All ground transportation by private vehicle including airport transfers
  • Three star category hotels during the tours with breakfast
  • Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu with a tour guide and all temples/monuments entrance fees
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu
  • All our government taxes and office service charge
  • All government taxes and office service charge

Cost Excludes

  • Meals not specified in the ‘Meal Inclusions’ in the itinerary’
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa
  • Tips and gratuities for tour guide and driver

Cost & Dates

Group tours are unavailable for this trip, however, you can opt for the private trip. The private trips are available on any date of your choice at any time of the year. Let us know about your preferred travel dates and we shall organize it as per your convenience. Get in touch with your query now.

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