Total Days: 4
Best Season: All season
Transportation: Private transportation
Kathmandu Tour will help you to experience the unique cultures, lifestyle of locals and explore the real beauty of Nepal. Our Kathmandu Tour in Nepal will give you deep impression of the Nepalese exotic culture, appreciate the historical art and architecture in Kathmandu Valley, breathtaking views from hills and landscapes in Nepal. 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.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Our representative from Adventure Mission Nepal treks and expedition will receive you at the airport and transfer you to the hotel. Welcome dinner at night in a cultural resturant
Day 2: Sightseeing around Kathmandu
Shyambhunath(monkey temple) is also one of the oldest monument of Kathmandu valley. It is a temple for both hindu and buddist. It stands in the top of the hill in the middle of the city.
Boudhanath stutpa is one of the oldest monument in Kathmandu valley and one of the first monuments with a written history. One of the biggest pilgrimages for Tibetans the area around this stupa is also known as the little Tibet in Kathmandu. This was listed in the UNESCO’s world heritage site list in 1979 A.D.
Pashupatinath temple is the most important shrine for Hindus in Kathmandu. Although non-Hindus are not allowed inside the temple premises, the cremation that takes place around the Pasupatinath temple area is interesting for foreigners. Listed as a UNESCO world heritage site in 1979 this area has a lot of Sadhus/Hindu holy men who are center of attraction for many foreigners. Make sure you want to pay them if you take their pictures as they ask for money for being photographed.
Day 2: Kathmandu Sight Seeing
After a warm breakfast we start the day and drive toward the eastern side of the Kathmandu valley about 15 km to reach Bhaktapur, the city of devotees. After the sightseeing of Bhaktapur we take lunch here and drive to Patan, the city of fine arts which lies 9 km from Bhaktapur in the southern part of the Kathmandu valley.
Bhaktapur Durbar Square- Bhaktapur is one of the 3 ancient kingdoms in the Kathmandu valley. Situated about 15 kilometers from the city of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur is the most well-preserved heritage site of Nepal. The 55 winadows palace, the Nyatapol, 5 storied temple also the tallest pagoda style temple, the Royal Bath, Pottery square and Dattatreya temple are the major attraction in Bhaktapur.
Patan Durbar Square- Patan unlike most of other cities in Nepal has majority of Buddhist population. The Patan city has more than 136 Buddhist monasteries and only 50 Hindu temples. Patan Durbar Square is famous for the south Indian style, Krishna temple, the sunken bath, the tall temple of Taleju and the golden temple. Patan Durbar Square is also famous for carvings done in metal, wood and stone.
Day 4: Departure from Nepal
We bid you farewell with the hope of seeing you again in Nepal for your next vacation