4 Days Cultural Nepal Tour
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Enjoy 4 days cultural tour in Kathmandu covering major UNESCO Heritage sites with overnight excursion to Nagarkot. Nagarkot is popular hill station to see sunrise over Mountain ranges. Experience short hike exploring villages and farmlands. This tour is suitable for people travelling Nepal for short time covering just Kathmandu.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu & sightseeing tour You will arrive in Kathmandu airport. Upon arrival meet your airport officer who will be holding pla-card (sing board) with your name outside Arrival Hall at International airport. You will get transferred to your hotel located in city center. Meet your guide and you will drive to Swoyambhunath stupa located on the hill top overlooking Kathmandu valley. This Buddhist stupa is famous as “Monkey temple: and one of the best place to observe cultural harmony between Hindus and Buddhist in Nepal. Both Hindu and Buddhist pay homage to this site. The view of stupa includes entire Kathmandu valley floor. Continue to Patan Durbar Square another UNESCO site located in Kathmandu. Patan is known as “City of Beauty” and visit to Patan Durbar Square offer excellent opportunity to see local Newari people, ancient Royal complexes and architecture of medieval era. Stroll narrow lanes of Patan visiting Patan Durbar Square, Krishna temple, Mahaboudhi stupa and Golden temple. Patan is also famous for metal works and wood carvings. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu
Day 02: Full-day tour & drive Nagarkot (38 Kms) Your sightseeing tours begin after breakfast. Your guide will come at your hotel and meet you at hotel lobby at 0930 am. You will proceed with sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath temple located on the bank of Bagmati River. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva and often known as “abode of Shiva”. Only Hindus are permitted to enter inside the temple complex for worship however other can go other side of temple to see the rituals of Hindu people and morning activities. You will also witness rare ceremony of funerals as per Hindu traditions at cremation ghats on the bank of holy river Bagmati. After visit at Pashupatinath temple, you will proceed to Boudhnath stupa located 3 Kilometers away from the temple. Boudhnath stupa is also known as “Mini Tibet” and one of the largest Buddhist stupa in Nepal. This stupa is surrounded by Tibetan settlements and monasteries. You will witness Buddhist rituals and traditions at Boudhnath area which is en-circle by Buddhist prayer flags and mane. Afternoon, you will drive 14 Kilometer east to Kathmandu to visit the best preserved ancient city of Bhaktapur. Bhaktapur is also called as cultural hub of Newari people. Many of the highly decorated buildings and shrines were destroyed in the 1934 & 2015 earthquake. However, the main square still contains a few temples and other architectural show pieces; the Lion Gate, the statue of Bhupatindra Malla, the Palace of 55 windows, the Bell of the barking dogs, the Nyatapola temple and the replica of Pashupatinath temple. In Bhaktapur you will observe the Newari people with traditional and daily work. Narrow lanes of Bhaktapur offer bargain price for the Thankas “Oil painting on Silk” which you can buy if interested. Your guide will see off you at Bhaktapur and you will continue your drive to Nagarkot hill station with your driver. Nagarkot is located 38 Kilometers from Kathmandu. Nagarkot is popular for incredible sunrise and sunset view over Himalayas. You can see 8 out of 13 Himalayan ranges in Nepal from this place located at altitude of 2100 meters. You have free time to stroll around place or can relax at hotel with splendid view of sunset. If weather is very clear then you can also see Mount Everest – the highest peak in the world. Overnight at Hotel in Nagarkot
Day 03: Nagarkot – Chagunarayan Hike & drive Kathmandu Meet your guide at Nagarkot. Enjoy hiking to Chagaunarayan from nagarkot by passing typical villages & farmlands. Enjoy short visit to Chagunarayan temple listed at UNESCO Heritage sites. After visit, meet your vehicle and drive to Kathmandu & check-in at hotel. Overnight at Hotel in Kathmandu
Day 04: Departure transfer Transfer to Kathmandu airport in time to board your flight back home. END OF THE SERVICES! Services Includes:- - 2 nights at Hotel in Kathmandu on double share basis - 1 night at Hotel in Nagarkot on double share basis - Daily breakfast at hotels in Kathmandu and Nagarkot - Necessary airport transfers in Kathmandu with assistance - Sightseeing tours in Kathmandu using air-conditioned private vehicle - Kathmandu/Nagarkot/Kathmandu private surface transfer using air-conditioned vehicle - An English speaking guide for sightseeing tours in Kathmandu - Nagarkot-Chagunarayan hike as mentioned with guide - Nagarkot Rural Municipality entry fee as applicable - Monument entrance fees as applicable - Vehicle related expenses such as fuel, parking, toll taxes etc - Government taxes as applicable The above cost excludes meals except breakfast, Gratitude and Nepal visa fee.
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With high passion on travelling and exploring the Himalayan region, the natural and cultural beauty of Nepal turned me to become Travel Expert. Since 15 years I have been assisting travel in Nepal for travelers around the globe. I enjoy creating customize trips as per the individual requirements and interest. The quote “Travelling is not a restriction but opportunity of endless discovery” fits true to me and my work. Love to showcase the rare heritage, culture and traditions of local people with extensive Himalayan beauty especially on trekking regions. My main goal is to fulfill the ultimate satisfaction of traveler with personalized arrangements of tour in professional manner while travelling in our area.Profile description: With high passion on travelling and exploring the Himalayan region, the natural and cultural beauty of Nepal turned me to become Travel Expert. Since 15 years I have been assisting travel in Nepal for travelers around the globe. I enjoy creating customize trips as per the individual requirements and interest. The quote “Travelling is not a restriction but opportunity of endless discovery” fits true to me and my work. Love to showcase the rare heritage, culture and traditions of local people with extensive Himalayan beauty especially on trekking regions. My main goal is to fulfill the ultimate satisfaction of traveler with personalized arrangements of tour in professional manner while travelling in our area.
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