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Essential Kathmandu 5 days

USD 500 per person
Trip Code : DH/RT-04
Destination : KATHMANDU VALLEY | NAGARKOTE HILL
Grading : Easy
Duration : 5 days
Accomodation : 3 Star category
Meals : Breakfast
Activity : Tour
Group Size : min. 2 pax
Transportation : Private Tourist Vehicle
Price : USD 500 per person
Single Supplement : USD 155

Overview

This trip is designed to give you the best sightseeing options in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Patan and Nagarkote hill. Beginning your trip from Kathmandu, you will be taken for a guided tour to all the highlights of Kathmandu together with overnight stay in mystical Nagarkote lying 32 kms east of Kathmandu. Nagarkote is well known for its sunrise and Mountain View.

PROGRAM OUTLINE   
DAY 01 | ARRIVAL KATHMANDU (-/-/-)
DAY 02 | KATHMANDU (B/-/-)
DAY 03 | KATHMANDU (B/-/-)
DAY 04 | KATHMANDU – NAGARKOTE (B/-/-)
DAY 05 | NAGARKOTE – KATHMANDU – DEPARTURE (B/-/-)


 

Trip Highlights

  • Boudhanath stupa
  • Pashupatinath temple
  • Mountain View
  • Nagarkote hill
  • Bhaktapur Durbar Square
  • Patan Durbar Square
  • Swoyambhunath Stupa
  • Kathmandu Durbar Square

Itinerary

Day 1: ARRIVAL KATHMANDU


Arrival at Tribhuvan International airport in Kathmandu, Nepal
 Meeting and assistance at the airport
You will be welcomed with Khada (Tibetan silk scarf) or flower garland outside the arrival terminal gate by our representative. 
You will be transferred to your hotel.

Overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu

Day 2: KATHMANDU


Morning, half-day tour of old Kathmandu city, its Durbar square, myriad of temples including the temple residence of the Living Goddess, Kumari. Proceed on to Swoyambhunath Stupa. Swoyambhunath is a Buddhist Stupa said to be more than 2000 years old, is perched on a hillock 77 meters above the valley floor and offering a bird’s eye view of the Kathmandu City. 

Afternoon, tour of Patan, also known as Lalitpur or the "city of beauty" is the oldest city in the valley. A great center both of the Newari Buddhist religion and of traditional arts & crafts with 136 bahals or courtyards and 55 major temples.

Overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu

Day 3: KATHMANDU


After breakfast, visit Pashupatinath temple, the temple of Lord Shiva situated on the banks of the sacred Bagmati River. Pashupatinath, with a tiered golden roof and silver doors, is famous for its superb architecture. Continue onwards to Boudhanath Stupa, the colossal Stupa in Nepal set on concentric ascending terraces in the powerful pattern of a Mandala. 

Afternoon, visit Bhaktapur, the "City of Devotees" and the home of medieval art and architecture, a classic showcase of medieval Nepalese town life. Walk through the brick paved Palace Square overlooked by the Palace of the 55 windows with its imposing Golden Gate, The Pashupatinath Temple built as a replica of the original in Kathmandu overlooked by the finely carved Chyasalin Mandap in the centre. Walk to the Nyatapole Temple the five storied Pagoda, the tallest temple in the country guarded by a series of mythical animals and deities overlooking the Bhairav temple dedicated to the Tantric deity of Bhairav. 

Overnight at your hotel in Kathmandu

Day 4: KATHMANDU – NAGARKOTE


Situated 2175m above sea level, Nagarkote is a popular tour and hill destination of Nepal. It is famous mountain and sunrise views. Five of the world's 10 tallest Mountains: Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8516m), Cho Oyu (8201m), Makalu (8463m) and Manaslu (8163m) along with many other lesser summits can be viewed from this place (during clear weather).  The place is surrounded by the terraced hillside and most beautiful scenery. It is possible to make walking tours to nearby villages (on own).

Transfer to your hotel in Nagarkote. 
Evening, possibility of sunset view from the hotel premises (weather permitting)

Overnight at your hotel in Nagarkote

Day 5: NAGARKOTE - KATHMANDU – DEPARTURE


Early morning, possibility of mountain/sunrise view from hotel premises (weather permitting).
After breakfast, drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to the airport in time to connect the international flight. 

What's included

  • 3 nights twin share accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • 1 night twin share accommodation in Nagarkote with breakfast
  • Airport transfers as per the program on private basis
  • Sightseeing tours as per the program on private basis with the services of local English speaking guide
  • Kathmandu/Nagarkote/Kathmandu private surface transfer with our chauffeur
  • All applicable entrance fees for the monuments included in the program
  • All applicable current taxes (10% SC & 13% VAT)

What's not included

  • Lunch/Dinner
  • Travel/medical insurance
  • Expenses of personal nature
  • International airfare
  • Uses of vehicle during free time
  • Tips for guide and driver
  • Nepal visa fee (US$ 25 pp, payable directly at the airport during the time of entry)
  • Services except mentioned in included section
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