Kathmandu Tour

KATHMANDU TOUR

Kathmandu is capital city of Nepal, surrounding by green hills as Nagarjuna, Shivapuri, Nagerkot, Chandragiri, Pholchoki, Daman and Champadevi. Kathmandu valley includes three districts which was small kingdom before. Bhaktapur (Bhatgaon), Lalitpur (Patan) and Kathmandu (Kastamandep) were three small kingdom ruled by three brother’s of Malla. When King Prithivi narayan shah (king from Gorkha) started his journey to unify small kingdoms of Himalaya those all three kingdoms of Kathmandu valley was unified and Kathmandu become capital city for whole kingdom.  After all three kingdoms become three districts with its own cultural and historic heritages. Bhaktapur has magnificent wood carvings which we can see at temples, Palace and local residence. Bhaktapur Darbar square offers hundreds of temples and palaces with three mini squares. Patan city is famous for metal work including statues and other, Patan darbar square has many temples, monasteries and Palaces as similar Kathmandu darbar square also has temples and palaces. All three Darbar squares are listed under world heritage sites by UNESCO. Besides this we have hundreds of Monasteries around Kathmandu which belongs with different sects of Buddhism among them  Swyambunath stupa, Boudhanath stupa, namobuddha, Kapan monastery, white monastery, Pharping Monastery, Shivapuri  Nunnery monastery  bon monasteries and other monasteries can be include on your tour. There are hundreds of Temples around Kathmandu signifying different Hindu god and goddess among them Pashupatinath Temple, Shiva temples, Krishna Temple, Dakshin kali temple, Bajrayogini temple, Ganesha Temple, Changu Narayan Temple etc can be summarized  on your tour.

Kathmandu valley is surrounded by green hills which all are hill station with panoramic views of Himalaya on sunrise and sun set. Nagarkot, Dhulikhel, Chandra giri, Shivapuri, Champadevi, Phulchoki, Daman are those place which offer extra experience of green Hills with view of Himalaya. Chandragiri hill also offers cable car which brings you to the top with Cable car from Thankot. Thankot Chandragiri cable car has great adventure for great experience of Nepal. As addition you can have Everest experience mountain flight for one hour which brings you near to Mt. Everest with close view of other hundreds of high himalaya.Here is outline program for Kathmandu Valley Tour:

Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu, Transfer to hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu city tour, after breakfast sightseeing tour of pashupatinath temple (Shiva Temple), Boudhanath stupa, swyambunath stupa and Kathmandu darbar square O/N Kathmandu

Day 03: Bhankapur city tour, after breakfast sightseeing tour of Changu narayan Temple (Vishnu Temple and Bhakpatur Darbar square. After Lunch drive to Nagarkot O/N Nagerkot

Day 04: Nagerkot and Patan city tour, early morning drive to view point which offers panoramic view of long Himalayan range including Mt. Everest Region, green hills and valley with sun rise. After Breakfast sightseeing tour of Patan city, Bungmati and Khokana O/N Kathmandu

Day 05: Mountain flight and Chandragiri cable car , early morning take Everest experience mountain flight for one hour, after breakfast at hotel drive to Thankot, explore Chandragiri Hill and around through Chandragiri Cable car. On the way back visit some monasteries around Swyambunath stupa and Ichangu narayan O/N Kathmandu

Day 06: Free day at Kathmandu (optional tours of Temples, monasteries or excursion tour to hill station)

 

Day 07: Departure Transfer to airport for final departure.

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Trip Facts

  • Trip Days: 5-7 Days
  • Best Time: All season
  • Difficulty: Easy