This is also known as stop over tour. It is best when you are considering trip to Tibet, Bhutan or India or the other way around. In the short visit you will cover important sightseeing places of Kathmandu valley that are listed in the UNESCO World heritage sites.
Kathmandu valley has lot to offer in terms of its culture, nature and the people living over here. This tour has been designed to quench the thirst of travelers who are keen to have a glimpse of what Kathmandu has to offer. On the first day of arrival with a quick check in your hotel’s room, you will visit with professional tour guide to explore temple of Pashupatinath and Boudhanath, both are UNESCO World heritage sites and holy places for pilgrims of Hinduism and Buddhism respectively. The second day program starts after breakfast and leads to three heritage sites Sayambhunath Stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square. The program can be customized as per your interest.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu. Pickup and transfer in Hotel. Thereafter Half day city tour of Boudanath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple
Meet our representative at the airport and transfer you to the hotel. The drive from the Kathmandu international airport to hotels in Kathmandu is not long as the airport is in the middle of the city, unlike most of the airports in the other countries. After a brief rest at the hotel we will transfer for the sightseeing of Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple.
Boudhanath Stupa 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 travelers. 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 travelers.
Day 02: Full day sightseeing tour Sayambhunath Stupa, Patan Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square
After breakfast at the hotel, start tour of Swoyambhunath Stupa, a top the hillock is one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Nepal enlisted in the World Heritage Site.
Patan Durbar Square, unlike most of other cities in Nepal Patan 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.
Next you start the tour of Bhaktapur locally known as Bhadgaun by driving toward the eastern side of the Kathmandu valley about 15 km to reach Bhaktapur, the city of devotees. 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 windows 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.
Day 03: Depart Kathmandu
Breakfast at the hotel. Free time until departure for shopping, etc. We bid you farewell with the hope of seeing you again in Nepal for your next vacation.
Tour is exclusively private, personal guide as per your choice languages, own transport and own schedule.
1 pax: US$340 p/person
2 pax: US$195 p/person
3-5pax US$185 p/person
6-9 pax US$170 p/person
10-15pax US$160 p/person
16+ pax US$150 p/person
01. Arrival and departure transfers by a/c car, coach with our representative
02. Sightseeing tour according to the programme with private a/c car/coach
03. French, Italian, Russian, Japense, English Speaking tour guide during sightseeing tour
04. Twin share hotel accommodation on bed and breakfast basis using 3 star Hotel in Kathmandu
05. All entrance fees as per itinerary
Cost does not include:
01: All major meals (lunch and Dinner)and personal nature expenses
02: Alcoholic and bottled beverage, laundry, and tips.
03. Personal health and accident insurance
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- Price : USD 150
- Destinations : Kathmandu Valley
- Max Elevation : 1200 m
- Weather : all season are best to take this tour
- Trip Duration : 3 days
- Trip Grade : Pleasure
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