If you are looking for a destination completely drowned in the colors of culture. The first name comes in mind is Nepal. The place wherein you will find people wearing traditional dresses and having local & traditional culture & cuisine. A place which is truly a combination of hills and sanctuaries. A place where you can find beautiful Himalayan ranges and a perfect place for all the trekking lovers.Nepal is also famous for the pilgrims wherein every devotee can spend some spectacular moments that last for their lifetime. It is a place which has got something for everyone on earth. Right from the devotees of old aged people to trekking theme for young enthusiasts, everyone who visits Nepal comes with an impression of having visited a totally different world and Tourist feel very astonished by the friendly and welcoming nature of the native people.
DAY 01 : ARRIVE IN KATHMANDU
DAY 02 : IN KATHMANDU
DAY 03 : KATHMANDU – BHAKTAPUR – CHANGU NARAYAN – NAGARKOT
DAY 04 : BHAKTAPUR – KATHMANDU
DAY 05 : DEPARTURE FROM KATHMANDU
Day 01 : Arrive in Kathmandu
On Arrival in Kathmandu, you will be greeted & provided with warm assistance by our representatives to get transferred to the hotel. Check in overnight at hotel and refresh yourself before a wonderful expedition in our able company.
Day 02 : In Kathmandu
Full day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu city, Swayambhunath & Patan city.
You will visit the temple of the Living Goddess, who acknowledges the greetings of the devotees from the balcony of her temple residence. Chosen at the age of four or five, the Kumari Devi is the most important of the several living goddesses in Nepal. Due to strict criteria, she heads for the temple in lieu of family. She sits on the balcony regularly, acknowledging the greetings of devotees. At the offset of puberty, she is mortal again.
Visit the Durbar Square are with its array of temples overlooked by the Hanuman Dhoka Palace, the ancient residence of the Nepalese Royalty.
Also, visit Swayambhunath – Perched on a hilltop on the southwestern part of Kathmandu, Swayambhunath is one of the most important religious and cultural sites in Nepal and is associated with the birth of the Kathmandu Valley civilisation. Approximately 2000 years old, Swayambhunath stupa, is a dome 20 meters in diameter and 32 meters high and is made of brick and earth mounted by a conical spire capped by a pinnacle of copper gilt. Surrounded by temples exemplifying Hindu-Buddhist harmony, the hill is heavily wooded on all sides with indigenous plant species, and troops of monkeys, giving it the nickname of “Monkey Temple”. The height of Swayambhunath also makes it a good vantage point and on clear sunny days one can see the Himalayas all the way to the east. Later visit Patan or Yala as it is known today is located on the southern banks of the Bagmati River and is one of the three main cities in Kathmandu Valley. The city is believed to be the first settlement in the Valley and was established by the Kirat dynasty who ruled for more than 1200 years from the 3rd century BC. Patan has a collection of fantastically carved temples, palace courtyards, water sports, public baths and houses with their equally elaborate wood, stone and metal carvings under the patronages of the Kirat, Lichivi and Malla kings. Patan has more than a 1000 temples and monuments dedicated to the uniquely Nepali mix of Buddhist and Hindu gods, chief among which are the mounds erected by the great Indian Emperor Asoka in the four corners of the city when he visited Nepal in 250 BC. Patan Durbar square is one of the seven Monument Zones that make up the Kathmandu Valley UNESCO World Heritage Site. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03 : Kathmandu – Bhaktapur – Changu Narayan – Nagarkot
Morning depart for Nagarkotenroute visiting Bhaktapur, one of the three main cities in the Valley. Bhaktapur is located east of Kathmandu and is a medieval city where the Newars, the main inhabitants still follow age old traditions and customs. Established around the 9th century Bhaktapur is known for its fertile land and was still a small farming village when Patan and Kathmandu were already well established towns. Bhaktapur became the capital of the Valley in 1377 BC during the reign of the Malla dynasty and flourished as a major urban center from the 15th century onwards. Nepali craftsmanship on wood and stone such as the Palace of 55 Windows built in 1697, the five storied Nyatapola Temple, the KashiBiswanath Temple, the Dattatreya Temple among many others. Considered a living museum one can witness ancient traditions carried out even today as they were centuries ago in many areas of the city such as in Potters Square where the local potters use age old techniques to make clay utensils. Bhaktapur is also among the seven Monument Zones that make the Kathmandu Valley World Heritage Sites. Later visit Changu Narayan – situated at the end at the long ridge which runs well into the Valley. It is said to have been built in 323 A.D. by King Hari Dutta Varma. The temple is richly decorated with sculptures and carvings. It is said to be the oldest temple in the valley. It is situated about 153m above the level of the Kathmandu Valley and affords a beautiful view of the surrounding countryside. An all-weather motorable road connects it with the Bhaktapur city.
Continue drive to Nagarkot and on arrival check in at your hotel in this beautiful hill station. Nagarkot famous for its hilltop position, which offers views of spectacular sunsets over the valley and of memorable sunrises over the Himalayas. There are panoramic views of Mt. Everest (8850 m), Mt. Manaslu (8563 m), Ganesh Himal (7111m), ChobaBhamre (6010 m) and other parts of the eastern Himalayan range. Standing between Kathmandu Valley in the west and the snow-fed Indravati River in the east, the scenery in this beautiful spot is exclusive. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 04 : Bhaktapur – Kathmandu
The morning after breakfast depart for Kathmandu. On arrival check in at the hotel.
Afternoon sightseeing tour of Pashupatinath and Boudhanath.
Pashupatinath: The temple of Pashupatinath located on the western banks of the Bagmati river on the north-eastern side of Kathmandu, is one of the most important Hindu pilgrimage sites in the world.”, was considered the main protector deity of Nepal. The inner sanctum of the temple has a lingam, a stone phallus with four faces around it. As one of the many forms of Lord Shiva, one of the three main gods of the Hindu Trinity, Pashupatinath draws Hindu pilgrims from all around the world especially on Maha Shivaratri, the “Night of Shiva” which falls in early spring. The temple and its surrounding complex are surrounded by a pantheon of other temples like the Kirateswore Mahadev, Bhairav, Guheswori, and Gorakhnath each of whom has their own tale of origin and importance. Pashupatinath is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Also, visit Boudhanath – claimed to be the largest Buddhist stupa in the world. A creation of penance by Lichivi King Mahadev, it was rediscovered in the 15th century thereby gaining a reputation among Tibetan Buddhists especially after the 19th century Rana Prime Minister appointed a Tibetan monk as its chief abbot.
Day 05 : Departure from Kathmandu
Your Nepal Tour is completed and this time to transfer to airport to board flight for onward destination. We look forward to having you onboard with us as the next vacation bells your door.
Tour package includes hotel accomodation, transfers, sightseeing, transport with driver as per the inclusions below.
Standard - offers 3 star facilities and based on double/twin sharing.
Deluxe - offers 4 star facilities and based on double/twin sharing.
You may also opt for single room by paying additional charge when travelling as min 2 persons. All hotel accommodation includes breakfast in the hotel. All hotels offer air-conditioned room with 24hrs reception and room service facilities along with standard 3 star / 4 star hotels services
Airconditioned transport with driver
01 to 03 persons - Sedan cars - Indian make cars like Toyota Etios or Maruti Swift Desire
03 to 05 persons - SUV cars - Toyota Innova or similar
06 to 10 persons - Tempo Traveller with 10 seats
11 to 18 persons - Mini coaches with 18 seater
19 to 42 persons - Coaches with 27 or 42 seater
The services included in the Tour rate are:
- The traditional style of welcoming guests with flowers or garlands
- Guidance and assistance during arrival regarding the tour program with a welcome template by one of your team representative.
- Guidance and assistance during departure regarding the tour program with a welcome template by one of your team representative.
- Private transport facilities through chauffeurs with AC from airports to hotels and hotels to airports.
- Hotel stays with Double or Twin sharing which includes all the presently applicable taxes.
- Hotel accommodation with breakfast services
- Complete stay as per chosen package including the governmental taxes
- Road taxes and parking fees
- Transportation charges and fees like fuel and driver allowance
- Interstate taxes and service taxes
- Surprise gift as souvenir during departure
Check-in & check-out time is 12: 00 PM for all the hotels in our package
Things and services not included in rates:
- Flight rates
- Entrance fees at the tourist destinations
- Charges of the guide if you hire
- Personal expenses at hotel or tour like phone bills, laundry etc
- Other services not mentioned above