Kathmandu is the Capital City of Nepal. It has a glorious history going back two thousand years, and a refined culture that ranks among the highest in Asia with a great number of Hindu temples, Buddhist stupas and Monuments. Often called an open museum of medieval arts and architecture, it has a lot to offer its visitors. Kathmandu, along with neighboring towns of Patan and Bhaktapur has seven UNESCO declared world heritage sites. Tour covers the entire major city in Kathmandu Valley like you explore these heritage sites of Katmandu, Patan and Bhaktapur on this tour and walk through the old quarter of the town to show you the lively traditional market. Kathmandu is a valley with lovely green hills all around and the Himalayan peaks standing behind them.
The tour also includes an overnight stay in Nagarkot,a famed hill station. On the Everest Mountain Flight, you will see Mount Everest itself along with countless other magnificent high mountains, glaciers and verdant valleys. These are only a few of the attractions you will see on this tour. Again, you will also gain invaluable insights into multiple diverse ethnic groups which make Nepal their home. This includes gaining knowledge of their lifestyles, social structure, behavior, traditions, religions and beliefs. The tour is led by experienced guides who are ever ready to share their insights and knowledge of the local people.
Day 01: Kathmandu - After breakfast proceeds for city tour of Kathmandu visiting Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swoyambunath and Durbar Square.
Pashupatinath Temple is situated 5 km east of Kathmandu, the temple of Lord Shiva; Pathupatinath with two tired golden roof and silver doors is considered one of the holiest shrines of Hindus.
The Stupa of Boudhanath lays 8kms east of Kathmandu. This ancient colossal Stupa is one of the biggest in the world and the center of Buddhism in the world. It was listed in the UNESCO Heritage Monument in 1979.
Swoyambunath Stupa: Swoyambhunath Stupa, atop the hillock is one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal enlisted in the World Heritage Site.
Later proceed for city tour of Kathmandu visiting Durbar Square, complex of palaces, courtyard and temples, built between the 12th and 18th centuries, use to be the seat of the ancient Malla kings of Kathmandu / Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 02: Morning Drive to Nagarkot via Bhaktapur:
Bhaktapur: Visit to Subar Square Nyatpola, Akash Bhairab, Tiel Mahadev, and whole Royal Palace, Siddhi Lakshimi and Fasidega mandir, Tachupal Tole (Tajmath and Dattaraya mandir). Peacock's Alley, Surya Binayak, Changunarayan Temple drive to Nagarkot.
Nagarkot is situated at 32 km east of Kathmandu and at an altitude of 2175 m above sea level, Nagarkot is a popular destination for the view of sunrise and sunset and panoramic view of Himalayas including Mount Everest / Overnight in Nagarkot
Day 03: Nagarkot to Kathmandu
We have lunch and then drive back to Kathmandu to visit the ancient city of Patan Durbar Square, Tibetan Refugee Camp and Handicraft Industrial Estate.
Patan City is an enchanting mélange of palace buildings, artistic courtyard and former palace complex. One remarkable monument here is a 16th century temple dedicated to the Hindu God Lord Krishna, built entirely of stone / Overnights in Kathmandu
Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, Patan and Nagarkot
All necessary transportation by private vehicle
Trained Tour and travel guide,
Hotel in Nagarkot on (BB Basis)
Sightseeing tour entrance fee
Foods self lunch & dinner in Kathmandu and Nagarkot
Personal expenses-laundry, Telephone, Tea/coffee, alcoholic beverages, tips for guide
Personal travel insurance and emergency evacuation cost